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‘His Dark Materials' Books: A Guide to What Comes After HBO's Adaptation of ‘The Golden Compass'

11 hours ago   |   Newsweek

‘His Dark Materials' Season 1 is coming to HBO, but it barely scratches the surface of the Philip Pullman books.
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All the Way

12 hours ago   |   FOX News

Martha MacCallum, host of The Story on the FOX News Channel, sits down with a major news maker each week to get their "Untold Story." Martha's guests share inspiring stories of...
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“We Got Mark Zuckerberg Exactly Right,” Says Journalist Behind The Social Network

13 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

Looking back on his insights about Facebook a decade later, Ben Mezrich realized he underestimated the Winklevoss twins. His new book, Bitcoin Billionaires, aims to set the...
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The best memes of the 'Game of Thrones' finale were of a touching Brienne moment that viewers loved reimagining

The best memes of the 'Game of Thrones' finale were of a touching Brienne moment that viewers loved reimagining

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The final episode of "Game of Thrones" aired on Sunday. Fans made a lot of jokes about the finale and many of them were about the scene in which Ser Brienne of Tarth writes...
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Sisolak appointment brings Nevada Gaming Commission to full strength

14 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Las Vegas attorney Steven Cohen is named to the Nevada Gaming Commission ahead of a meeting where commissioners will consider a nomination to the state's “black book.”
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5 books Bill Gates thinks you should read this summer

5 books Bill Gates thinks you should read this summer

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Bill Gates recently announced his top book picks for the summer. All five reads focus on the theme of upheaval, either in our current political climate or at some point in...
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Aspen Ladd remembers months-old challenge from Yana Kunitskaya, proposes new booking

Aspen Ladd remembers months-old challenge from Yana Kunitskaya, proposes new booking

14 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Two days removed from her latest win, fast-rising UFC women's bantamweight contender Aspen Ladd is ready to book her next fight. While she didn't initially have any challenges...
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Hey, Neighbor: Why You Should Be Greeting Your In-Store Customers

16 hours ago   |   Business

Pet Supplies Plus takes a leaf out of Mr. Rogers' book when they talk about their patrons. Instead of "customers" or "guests," they're "neighbors" - friends coming to shop for...
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Nonfiction: What to Do When You're a Country in Crisis

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

In “Upheaval,” Jared Diamond asks whether countries can draw lessons from how individuals confront personal difficulties.
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UN health agency struggles with travel abuses

17 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Traveling in business class, booking expensive last-minute tickets and traveling without the required approvals. The abuses could spook potential donors and partners.
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NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with...

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with House Democrats' subpoena demanding he testify

The Trump administration is instructing former White House counsel Don McGahn to not comply with a subpoena demanding he testify on Tuesday, according to the New York... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

In an effort to support foster children and families, there's a new Muppet family living on Sesame Street. Read more ...

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

Active duty and retired military members and their families can spend a day at SeaWorld or Busch Gardens for free this summer. Read more ...

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February's deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism early Tuesday. Brenton Tarrant, who... Read more ...

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

About 7,000 white-collar jobs are being eliminated as part of Ford's massive organizational restructuring. The automaker says it will save $600 million per year as a result. Read more ...

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

BERLIN - Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent... Read more ...