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Zion Williamson Accused of Accepting $400K for Marketing Rights While at Duke

5 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Zion Williamson and his stepfather are alleged to have accepted $400,000 from an agency for exclusive marketing rights while Williamson was attending Duke University in October...
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Stop pretending Facebook can fix Facebook

Stop pretending Facebook can fix Facebook

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Everyone! Welcome to the new edition of Insider Today. Please sign up here . QUOTE OF THE DAY "This entire crisis would have played out so differently with leadership and a...
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Northern Right Whales Are on the Brink, and Trump Could Be Their Last Hope

13 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The species was declared critically endangered on Thursday, with fewer than 450 left.
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Seoul's Missing Mayor Park Found Dead, Yonhap Reports

43 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon, viewed as a potential candidate for the 2022 presidential election, has been found dead, Yonhap News Agency reported. It did not immediately give...
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U.S. sanctions Chinese officials over repression of minorities

U.S. sanctions Chinese officials over repression of minorities

59 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on three senior officials of the Chinese Communist Party, including a member of the ruling Politburo, for alleged human rights...
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The best Airbnbs in Hilton Head

The best Airbnbs in Hilton Head

59 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Just under an hour's drive from Savannah, Georgia, Hilton Head is a lively resort town with scenic beaches, great golf courses, and enticing dining. Hilton Head can be...
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Esper defends use of National Guard in helping with unrest

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

By ROBERT BURNS and LOLITA C. BALDOR WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Thursday defended using National Guard soldiers to support law enforcement agencies in...
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Stocks fall as weekly unemployment claims show a worrisome ‘slowing' pace of improvement

Stocks fall as weekly unemployment claims show a worrisome ‘slowing' pace of improvement

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Weekly jobless claims for the week ending July 4 came in at a better-than-expected 1.31 million, the Labor Department said Thursday. But stocks slid over 1% Thursday morning...
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Protect and spruce up your AirPods Pro with these fantastic cases

Protect and spruce up your AirPods Pro with these fantastic cases

1 hour ago   |   iMore

If you're holding on to your brand new AirPods Pro right now and are already wondering about the best way you can protect the case from scuffs and scratches, a protective case...
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Thailand approves bills that would legalize same-sex partnerships

Thailand approves bills that would legalize same-sex partnerships

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

BANGKOK - Thailand's Cabinet has approved two draft bills that would give same-sex unions legal status similar to that of heterosexual marriages. The draft Civil Partnership...
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Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

His daughter called police on Thursday afternoon and said her father had given her “a will-like” verbal message in the morning before leaving home. Read more ...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark cases about the president's taxes and financial records

Both of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointees ruled against the president in Thursday's decision on whether the president could defy a subpoena making him turn over... Read more ...

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a prosecutor's demand for President Donald Trump's tax returns as part of a criminal investigation that includes hush-money... Read more ...

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled a New York grand jury can subpoena to see President Trump's tax returns and financial records - serving a major blow to the... Read more ...

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

When Disney World first opened, a ticket was a mere $3.50. Read more ...

Video shows flames shooting up middle of tree after lightning strike

Video shows flames shooting up middle of tree after lightning strike

Flames shot right up the middle of a tree after a lightning strike in Maine. Read more ...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like a will'

Law enforcement are trying to locate the mayor of Seoul, after his daughter reported that the city official has gone missing. Mayor Park Won-sun didn't come to work on Thursday... Read more ...

Not a ‘racist' plan anymore? Democrats rejoice over Biden's $700bn ‘Buy...

Not a ‘racist' plan anymore? Democrats rejoice over Biden's $700bn ‘Buy American' promise

Joe Biden unveiled a $700 billion 'Buy American' initiative, drawing praise from both liberals and conservatives on social media, but some noted that similar plans by the Trump... Read more ...

Tiger Woods to return to PGA Tour at Memorial Tournament after five-month break

Tiger Woods to return to PGA Tour at Memorial Tournament after five-month break

Tiger Woods will play a PGA Tour event for the first time since February, having entered next week's Memorial Tournament. Read more ...

Naya Rivera missing: Celebrities share prayers as ‘Glee' star feared dead

Naya Rivera missing: Celebrities share prayers as ‘Glee' star feared dead

Naya Rivera's “Glee” co-stars and other celebrities are sharing prayers and tributes to the actress - who is presumed dead after vanishing while boating on a California lake... Read more ...