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Baltimore political leaders seek briefings after report that NSA tool was used in ransomware attack

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

U.S. Rep. C. A. Dutch Ruppersberger is seeking a briefing from the National Security Agency after a report that a spying tool developed by the agency and then leaked online was...
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'Plug your ears and run': Police sound-cannon use challenged in U.S. court

3 hours ago   |   NBC News

Originally developed for the military, sound cannons are now used by many police departments.
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How this 53-year-old divorcee rediscovered her ‘sweet tooth' for sex

How this 53-year-old divorcee rediscovered her ‘sweet tooth' for sex

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Leslie Morgan, 49, had been married to Marty for two decades. They had two adored children, a gorgeous Pennsylvania home and a beach house on Long Island. But somewhere along...
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Buried in waste? Developed nations live in shadow of looming garbage crisis

Buried in waste? Developed nations live in shadow of looming garbage crisis

5 hours ago   |   RT

An ongoing spat between developing and developed nations over garbage imports has drawn attention to an issue that ‘advanced' countries seemed to have put on the back burner...
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Facebook will reportedly launch cryptocurrency 'GlobalCoin' in 2020

Facebook will reportedly launch cryptocurrency 'GlobalCoin' in 2020

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook is reportedly developing a digital payments system that will be rolled out in several countries by the first quarter of 2020. The BBC reported the company has been...
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Giuliani reportedly met with a former Ukrainian diplomat amid push to gather information on Trump's political opponents

Giuliani reportedly met with a former Ukrainian diplomat amid push to gather information on Trump's political opponents

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani reportedly met with a controversial former Ukrainian diplomat in an effort to gather information on Trump's political...
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Dixon hopes to advance from the worst Indy 500 start of his career

6 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Scott Dixon starts 18th in Sunday's 103rd Indianapolis 500. It's the worst starting position at Indy of his career.
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Illinois doles out $1.8M to 17 projects to promote tourism

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has awarded $1.8 million in grants to increase Prairie State tourism. The Office of Tourism...
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Toward a New Frontier in Human Intelligence: The Person-Centered Approach

6 hours ago   |   Scientific American

New research is shedding light on how intelligence changes and develops over time
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China says U.S. demand on its state-owned enterprises is 'invasion' on economic sovereignty

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

The United States has called on China to curb the development of its state-owned enterprises , a demand that China sees as an "invasion" on its economic sovereignty, Chinese...
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Boulder the size of a building blocks Colorado highway

Boulder the size of a building blocks Colorado highway

A road in Colorado is closed indefinitely due to a massive rock slide that produced two boulders large enough to wipe out a significant portion of the pavement. Read more ...

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it... Read more ...

Thousands of Israelis protest immunity bill that would shield Netanyahu from...

Thousands of Israelis protest immunity bill that would shield Netanyahu from indictment

Protesters took to the streets of Tel Aviv, rallying against the recently tabled immunity bill that could shield Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from mounting corruption... Read more ...

Charles Schwab Challenge: Kevin Na takes lead; Jordan Spieth in tie for 2nd

Charles Schwab Challenge: Kevin Na takes lead; Jordan Spieth in tie for 2nd

Na carded three birdies, including two to open the round on the 1st and 2nd holes. Read more ...

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins

WASHINGTON - Patrick Corbin pitched a four-hit shutout, Yan Gomes hit a three-run double in the fourth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Saturday. Read more ...

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

HOUSTON - The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain. Read more ...

Former T.C. Williams football coach of 'Remember the Titans' fame Bill Yoast...

Former T.C. Williams football coach of 'Remember the Titans' fame Bill Yoast dies at 94

Yoast was portrayed by Will Patton in the 2000 film and is credited with helping integrate the football program at the high school. Read more ...

WEATHER: Western Pa. under severe thunderstorm watch

WEATHER: Western Pa. under severe thunderstorm watch

The watch, in effect until 10 p.m., includes all of Allegheny County and its surrounding counties. Read more ...

Suspect who vandalized Vietnam memorial identified, taken into custody

Suspect who vandalized Vietnam memorial identified, taken into custody

Police say the man will face charges following a mental health evaluation and treatment. Read more ...

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

A couple suspected of killing a man and dismembering his body in California has been arrested in China and returned to the United States to face prosecution. Read more ...