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Mellody Hobson of Ariel Investments: ‘Capitalism Needs to Work for Everyone'

28 minutes ago   |   NY Times

As a child, she “was desperate to understand money.” Now, as one of the most senior black women in finance, she oversees billions.
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As New Political Scandals Engulf Puerto Rico, How Much More Can The Island Take?

As New Political Scandals Engulf Puerto Rico, How Much More Can The Island Take?

3 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Relentless financial hardship and climate change were already pushing the island to the brink.
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Modeling predicts blue whales' foraging behavior, aiding population management efforts

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Scientists can predict where and when blue whales are most likely to be foraging for food in the California Current Ecosystem, providing new insight that could aid in the...
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Do you need insurance for your storage unit?

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Dozens of customers of Pacheco Mini Storage learned that their belongings have gone up in smoke - and most did not have insurance to cover the loss. Here are some ways to cover...
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When John Paul Stevens Eviscerated Antonin Scalia

7 hours ago   |   The New Republic

John Paul Stevens, who died on Tuesday, served on the Supreme Court for 35 years. His tenure, the second-longest in the court's history, placed him in the middle of the great...
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West Antarctic ice collapse may be prevented by snowing ocean water onto it

9 hours ago   |   Science Daily

The ice sheet covering West Antarctica is at risk of sliding off into the ocean. While further ice-sheet destabilisation in other parts of the continent may be limited by a...
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Facebook's Libra gets a global slamming

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

G7 finance ministers and the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday all added to the chorus of concerned voices about Facebook's new cyrptocurrency.
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MassDOT committee condemns ‘incomprehensible' RMV fail

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Members of the state Department of Transportation's Finance and Audit Committee condemned the “unconscionable” administrative failures at the Registry of Motor Vehicles during...
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Correcting historic sea surface temperature measurements

11 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Why did the oceans warm and cool at such different rates in the early 20th century? New research points to an answer both as mundane as a decimal point truncation and as...
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Investigation Into Trump Campaign Finance Violations Is Over, Judge Says

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

But it is unclear if prosecutors plan to file additional charges in the case, which led to the conviction of Michael D. Cohen, the president's former lawyer.
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Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It... Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

'SEND HER BACK': Trump crowds have new MAGA chant after 'racist tweets' row

'SEND HER BACK': Trump crowds have new MAGA chant after 'racist tweets' row

The crowd at Donald Trump's campaign rally in North Carolina erupted in a raucous chant of ‘send her back!' after the US president fired a fresh broadside at Somali-American... Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

MIAMI - Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and two relievers got the final four outs to complete a three-hitter and help the San Diego... Read more ...

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

Their investigation revealed strong links between the Sicilian mafia of Palermo and American organized crime families - particularly the Gambino crime family of New York... Read more ...