2016 Election

Overstock CEO Resigns After Unusual Message About ‘Deep State'

20 minutes ago   |   Time

Patrick Byrne, the flamboyant entrepreneur who has run Overstock.com for two decades, resigned from his role as chief executive officer after bewildering investors last week...
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Cherokee chief says journey to seat US delegate will be long

23 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The Cherokee Nation's newly elected chief formally announced his plan to send a delegate to the U.S. House, but acknowledged the first such attempt by a tribal nation will take...
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'I would question the ethical integrity of an editorial team that answers to Mark Zuckerberg': A former member of Facebook's Trending team weighs in on the company's latest effort to tackle news

'I would question the ethical integrity of an editorial team that answers to Mark Zuckerberg': A former member of Facebook's Trending team weighs in on the company's latest effort to tackle news

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook is hiring full-time journalists to pick top stories for a planned news section, News Tab, in a shift from its erstwhile Trending section, which was staffed by...
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From Kalinka to Lezginka: FM spokesperson Zakharova saddles the beat of iconic Caucasus dance

From Kalinka to Lezginka: FM spokesperson Zakharova saddles the beat of iconic Caucasus dance

1 hour ago   |   RT

She may be better known as the public face of Russian diplomacy, but occasionally Maria Zakharova gives in to her not-so-secret passion for dance, as a new video shows. The...
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The Latest: Italy's Salvini says he's open to govt reshuffle

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

ROME - The Latest on political developments as Italy tries to form new government : 6 p.m. The hard-line Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini is leaving the door open to a...
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The ‘climate candidate' is out of the 2020 race, but his issue is gaining traction

The ‘climate candidate' is out of the 2020 race, but his issue is gaining traction

1 hour ago   |   Think Progress   |   4 articles

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is no longer vying for the Democratic presidential nomination, bringing an end to a candidacy devoted almost entirely to climate action. But his...
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The Democratic field is winnowing - and is still as big as the 2016 fields from both parties combined

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

Some perspective on the uniqueness of the 2020 Democratic field.
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Walsh says he is ‘strongly, strongly considering' challenging Trump in Republican primary

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

Former Illinois GOP Rep. Joe Walsh, who has been publicly mulling a 2020 primary challenge to President Donald Trump, said Thursday he is “strongly, strongly considering”...
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Halle Berry showed her smarts as high school newspaper editor

Halle Berry showed her smarts as high school newspaper editor

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Before Halle Berry was slaying the superhero world in “Catwoman,” she was slaying her exams as an honor society member. Between editing the school newspaper and cheerleading...
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The Technology 202: Instagram's new fact-checking tool may have limited impact on disinformation

4 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

“In general, our misinformation efforts are focused on keeping our elections safe,” says an Instagram spokeswoman.
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Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet at US Open

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet at US Open

NEW YORK - Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet in the U.S. Open, and they'll do it in their very first match. Read more ...

Christian Coleman stops showing up for drug tests ahead of Olympics

Christian Coleman stops showing up for drug tests ahead of Olympics

Two people familiar with the case tell The Associated Press that gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman's Olympic prospects could be in jeopardy after three missed drug... Read more ...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders joins Fox News as a contributor

Sarah Huckabee Sanders joins Fox News as a contributor

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Steelers name Ray Sherman, a former offensive coordinator, as interim wide...

Steelers name Ray Sherman, a former offensive coordinator, as interim wide receivers coach after death of Darryl Drake

Ray Sherman was Pittsburgh's offensive coordinator in 1998. He has been with the Steelers at training camp this summer. Read more ...

The ‘climate candidate' is out of the 2020 race, but his issue is gaining...

The ‘climate candidate' is out of the 2020 race, but his issue is gaining traction

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is no longer vying for the Democratic presidential nomination, bringing an end to a candidacy devoted almost entirely to climate action. But his... Read more ...

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he's ending presidential bid

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he's ending presidential bid

Inslee announced his decision Wednesday, saying that it's become clear he won't win. Read more ...

What's French for ‘get your feet off my effing furniture'? BoJo slammed for...

What's French for ‘get your feet off my effing furniture'? BoJo slammed for ‘disrespecting' Macron

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been denounced on social media after being pictured with his foot up on a table in front of French President Emmanuel Macron in his... Read more ...