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With Microsoft Purchase of TikTok, US Tightens Grip Over International Media

58 minutes ago   |   MintPress News

Following Donald Trump's Friday announcement that he would ban the popular Chinese-owned video platform, Microsoft has today swooped in to hoover up TikTok after it received...
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Lord & Taylor Says It's Still In Business, Despite A Bankruptcy Filing And Some Closing Signs

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

On Monday afternoon, Lord & Taylor appeared in US Bankruptcy Court and received permission to close all 38 of its remaining department stores. But the company's senior...
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Trump Seeks TikTok Payment to U.S., Despite No Clear Authority

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump repeatedly insisted on Monday that any sale of TikTok's U.S. operations would have to include a substantial payment to the U.S. - but it wasn't clear...
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27 epic images show how SpaceX made history by flying NASA astronauts to and from the space station

27 epic images show how SpaceX made history by flying NASA astronauts to and from the space station

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship splashed into the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday , returning NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley from a high-stakes mission to the space...
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7-Eleven acquiring Speedway convenience stores in $21 billion deal

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Marathon spins off its company that had entered Twin Cities two years ago.
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F.T.C. Investigating Twitter for Potential Privacy Violations

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The social media company said the agency was examining whether it had misused people's personal information to serve ads.
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TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Play C.E.O. to Corporate America

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The president's interventions in company dealings based on his own instincts are a departure from the arm's-length approach of predecessors of either party.
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If Microsoft buys TikTok, it could be bad news for Google Cloud

If Microsoft buys TikTok, it could be bad news for Google Cloud

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Microsoft's plans to buy TikTok may seem crazy at first, but it's all about the data. TikTok would give Microsoft eyes into a market where it is mostly blind: smartphone use...
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Apple inks first-look deal with Leonardo DiCaprio's production company

Apple inks first-look deal with Leonardo DiCaprio's production company

3 hours ago   |   iMore

Leonardo DiCaprio is building on his relationship with Apple. What you need to know Apple has signed a first-look deal with Appian Way Prods. The multi-year deal covers...
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Builder pitched to Trump wins new border wall contract

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

HOUSTON - A construction company whose CEO has made direct appeals on Fox News to build President Donald Trump's border wall won another major contract Monday, this time for...
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President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

The president on Monday set Sept. 15 as the deadline for TikTok to find a U.S. buyer, failing which he said he will shut down the app in the country. Read more ...

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team's four-game series at Detroit. Read more ...

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

The oldest living Marine had a special birthday celebration on Friday. Read more ...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details her son's last words

The federal judge whose son was killed and whose husband was shot at their home last month called for greater privacy protections for judges in her first comments since the... Read more ...

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and... Read more ...

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

The XFL began its season earlier this year, before being forced to shutter operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Men's Wearhouse files for bankruptcy as men sport sweats over suits

Men's Wearhouse files for bankruptcy as men sport sweats over suits

Suit retailer Men's Wearhouse filed for bankruptcy on Sunday as the coronavirus has kept millions of office workers at home and in lounge pants. Parent company Tailored Brands... Read more ...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just like she did

A 14-year-old girl has raised $14,000 for senior dogs who have been left behind with the goal of helping them find a forever home like she did when she was adopted. Read more ...

Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus task force coordinator, said the US is in a “new phase” of the pandemic - with the outbreak more widespread than when it first... Read more ...

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue

WASHINGTON - Negotiators on a huge coronavirus relief bill reported slight progress after talks resumed Monday afternoon in the Capitol, with issues like food for the poor and... Read more ...