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Racist blogger turned lawyer scores HUD job with influence over federal housing equity work

Racist blogger turned lawyer scores HUD job with influence over federal housing equity work

39 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spent part of Juneteenth hiring a man whose past use of the n-word and dismissal of both hate crimes and abortion rights had...
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Charges: Man Steals Dog, Tells Officers Its Name Is ‘Puppy'

Charges: Man Steals Dog, Tells Officers Its Name Is ‘Puppy'

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A man in western Wisconsin is charged with theft after police say he stole a dog earlier this month from a Hudson family's backyard. Charles Wallraff, 58, faces...
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Goldman Sachs lowers its Tesla price target for the 4th time this year and warns the second half of 2019 could get even worse

Goldman Sachs lowers its Tesla price target for the 4th time this year and warns the second half of 2019 could get even worse

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

David Tamberrino, an analyst at Goldman Sachs, cut his price target for Tesla to $158 on Thursday - 29% below the stock's current price. It's the fourth time this year that the...
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Toy Story 4 Is an Existential Crisis the Whole Family Can Enjoy

6 hours ago   |   Time

We live in an age of sequels upon sequels; we're up to our ears in reboots and origin stories. No one needs a Toy Story 4 , especially considering that the 2010 Toy Story 3 , a...
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Country Time paying kids' fines, lobbying for legalizing lemonade stands

7 hours ago   |   ABC

The drink maker has been paying fines for kids across the country who have had their unpermitted stands shut down.
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Trump revs up his Wayback Machine

Trump revs up his Wayback Machine

8 hours ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump is firing up his economic Wayback Machine in an effort to boost markets, the economy and his own political fortunes heading into his reelection campaign...
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Cam Reddish is the forgotten Duke star and that's fine with him

Cam Reddish is the forgotten Duke star and that's fine with him

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

Across the room, the mob was waiting for Zion Williamson. The expected No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft was due at the Grand Hyatt ballroom any second, but the jockeying for...
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Weston girls win Div. 3 state tennis title

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

SHREWSBURY - It took a little patience, but Weston has won another state title. With easy sweeps to go ahead 3-0, Weston held on to defeat Lee, 3-2, and win the Division 3...
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‘Why not now?' Lawmakers debate reparations for slavery

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By ERRIN HAINES WHACK WASHINGTON - The debate over reparations catapulted from the campaign trail to Congress on Wednesday as lawmakers heard impassioned testimony for and...
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16 New York City-based startups that are changing the way we shop for clothes

16 New York City-based startups that are changing the way we shop for clothes

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

It should come as no surprise that many up-and-coming online clothing startups are based in the fashion capital of New York City. While influenced by its rich history of...
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'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. Read more ...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double murder

There's a lot to look back on in history for June 20. Here are a couple of notable moments. Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

Downing of US drone a ‘clear message' to Washington - Iran's IRGC commander

Downing of US drone a ‘clear message' to Washington - Iran's IRGC commander

The head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards says the downing of a US drone over its territory was a “clear message” to Washington, proving Tehran will react strongly to any... Read more ...

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire from rivals in the democratic presidential race, after he reminisced about working together with segregationist senators in the 1970s. Read more ...

Slack stock is surging more than 50% on its first day trading in an unusual...

Slack stock is surging more than 50% on its first day trading in an unusual 'direct listing'

Shares of Slack shot up more than 50% within moments of beginning trading on the public markets Thursday. The workplace chap app listed shares via an unusual direct listing on... Read more ...

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

Amid disputes over the authenticity of reports that Iran shot down a US drone, US President Donald Trump tweeted early Thursday with a clear message: “Iran made a very big... Read more ...