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1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Theresa May, Harvey Weinstein, Julian Assange: Here's what you need to know.
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Farm Bailout, WikiLeaks, Summer Movies: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.
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‘Real Housewives' husband Joe Giudice gets reprieve in deportation fight

18 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

NEWARK, N.J. - The husband of a “Real Housewives of New Jersey” cast member has won a reprieve in his deportation battle. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia...
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Judith Kerr, Author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea, Dies at 95

20 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Judith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” and other beloved children's books, has died at the age of 95. HarperCollins chief executive...
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After infrastructure blowup, Trump owns Washington gridlock

21 hours ago   |   NBC News

First Read is your briefing from "Meet the Press" and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.
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Huawei Faces Global Fallout From Trump Ban

Huawei Faces Global Fallout From Trump Ban

21 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

The Chinese telecom giant is getting increasingly squeezed by American trade restrictions.
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MD lawmakers ask FBI, Secret Service for briefing on Baltimore City ransomware attack

MD lawmakers ask FBI, Secret Service for briefing on Baltimore City ransomware attack

21 hours ago   |   WBALTV   |   2 articles

Maryland lawmakers are asking the directors of the FBI and the Secret Service to provide a briefing at the conclusion of the ransomware attack against the City of Baltimore.
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Van Hollen, other Maryland lawmakers seek FBI briefing on ransomware attack

1 day ago   |   Baltimore Sun   |   2 articles

U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen and other Maryland lawmakers have lots of questions for the FBI about the ransomware attack on Baltimore City government computer systems. The...
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Europe Votes

Europe Votes

1 day ago   |   Foreign Policy

Plus: Election results expected in India, protests in Indonesia, and the other stories we're following today.
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Your Thursday Briefing

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Missouri, India, Harriet Tubman: Here's what you need to know.
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Trump orders intelligence agencies help Barr with probe into Russia...

Trump orders intelligence agencies help Barr with probe into Russia investigation

President Trump on Thursday evening ordered the intelligence community to cooperate with Attorney General William Barr's probe into the origins of the Russia investigation... Read more ...

Brexit failure forces British Prime Minister Theresa May to announce resignation

Brexit failure forces British Prime Minister Theresa May to announce resignation

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced her resignation, finally bowing to intense political pressure over the failure to deliver her signature policy - Britain's... Read more ...

Theresa May Likely To Resign As U.K. Prime Minister Next Month, Reports Say

Theresa May Likely To Resign As U.K. Prime Minister Next Month, Reports Say

According to several U.K. media outlets, May is expected to say Friday that she will step down June 10, when a new contest to replace her will begin in her Conservative Party... Read more ...

Man says someone broke into his home and cleaned it

Man says someone broke into his home and cleaned it

The intruder scrubbed the shower and toilets and even left origami roses made from toilet paper, the homeowner said. Read more ...

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange charged with publishing classified info

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange charged with publishing classified info

The new charges go far beyond an initial indictment against Julian Assange made public last month that accused him of conspiring with former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea... Read more ...

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead

MILWAUKEE - Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Raptors beat the Bucks 105-99 on Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. Leonard showed no... Read more ...

Pakistan official: At least seven hurt in blast at Quetta mosque

Pakistan official: At least seven hurt in blast at Quetta mosque

QUETTA, Pakistan - A Pakistani police official says an explosion at a mosque in restive Baluchistan province's capital of Quetta wounded at least seven people. Abdful Razzak... Read more ...

Senate passes bill cracking down on robocalls

Senate passes bill cracking down on robocalls

The legislation would impose stiffer fines of as much as $10,000 per call on robocallers. Read more ...

Pakistan offers to be mediator between US and Iran as threat of large-scale...

Pakistan offers to be mediator between US and Iran as threat of large-scale conflict flares up

Pakistan has said it is ready to mediate between Washington and Tehran as Iran's foreign minister arrived for talks in Islamabad amid growing tensions in the Middle East. Read more ...

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al-Qaida

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al-Qaida

SRINAGAR, India - Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida in the disputed region, officials said on Friday. Zakir Musa... Read more ...