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Closing highs for S&P 500, Nasdaq

50 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq registered record closing highs after a broadbased Wall Street rally on Tuesday, as a number of better-than-expected earnings reports eased...
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Twitter posts a surprise jump in user growth

50 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Shares of Twitter rocketed higher after the social media company posted a surprise rise in monthly active users and better-than-expected quarterly sales. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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Leaders of Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Movement Handed Prison Sentences

50 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Eight Hong Kong activists were handed sentences of up to 16 months in prison on Wednesday for their roles organizing pro-democracy demonstrations in 2014. The activists were...
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Following Africa's gold smugglers to Dubai

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Billions of dollars worth of gold is being smuggled out of the African bush every year and funneled through the UAE. A Reuters analysis shows how it's surged, and the severe...
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What the Steele dossier said vs. what the Mueller report said

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

The "dossier" written by a former British spy had many shocking claims. We compare some key statements with the findings of the Mueller report.
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and President Trump met behind closed doors on Tuesday to discuss social media...
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Thousands of Iraqi families bear the burden of IS legacy

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MOSUL, Iraq - When Ahmed Khalil ran out of work as a van driver in the Iraqi city of Mosul three years ago, he signed up with the Islamic State group's police force, believing...
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Donald Trump complained to Twitter CEO about losing followers

Donald Trump complained to Twitter CEO about losing followers

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Donald Trump met with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and reportedly spent a significant time questioning him about why he had lost some Twitter followers.
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Thousands of Iraqi families bear the burden of IS legacy

2 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Thousands of Iraqi families bear the burden of guilt because of choices their male relatives made under IS
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Britney Spears says conspiracy theories about her life have 'gotten out of control'

Britney Spears says conspiracy theories about her life have 'gotten out of control'

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Grammy award-winning artist Britney Spears responded to "out of control" rumors in a Tuesday-night Instagram post. Spears reportedly checked herself into a mental hospital...
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Lillard's 3 at buzzer gives Blazers series win over Thunder

Lillard's 3 at buzzer gives Blazers series win over Thunder

PORTLAND, Ore. - Damian Lillard hit a 37-footer at the buzzer and finished with career playoff-high 50 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers eliminate the Oklahoma City... Read more ...

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

If the decision stands, the video will eventually be made public. Read more ...

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

Before winning the lottery jackpot, the man said his biggest financial concern was saving at least $1,000 in his bank account. Read more ...

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

Authorities say eight people have been injured after a motorist appeared to deliberately plow into them in Sunnyvale. Read more ...

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

The 25-year-old, slated to earn $17 million in 2019, is coming off his most productive season in which he registered a career-high 13 sacks. Read more ...

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

Both sides were upset in Game 1, but won four straight to eliminate their opponents. Read more ...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the border into Russia on his...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the border into Russia on his armored train ahead of a meeting with Putin

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the border into Russia on Wednesday via his armored train ahead of a summit with the Russian President Vladimir Putin set for Thursday... Read more ...

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release official portraits of Prince Louis, taken by Duchess Kate, to mark the young royal's first birthday. Read more ...

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime to send San Jose into the second round of the playoffs with a wild 5-4 win in Game 7 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos star cornerback Chris Harris Jr. told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that he wants to be traded if general manager John Elway doesn't... Read more ...