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Trump Expected to Instruct McGahn to Defy Subpoena and Skip House Testimony

42 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Mr. McGahn risks being held in contempt of Congress. But if he defies the president, he could damage his career or put his law firm's business at risk.
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I tried a test from troubled poop-testing startup uBiome that let me peek inside a 'forgotten organ.' Here's what I learned

I tried a test from troubled poop-testing startup uBiome that let me peek inside a 'forgotten organ.' Here's what I learned

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

I tried an at-home gut-microbiome test kit made from the Silicon Valley startup uBiome . Founded in 2012, uBiome raised $105 million from investors on the promise of exploring...
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Art Review: The Venice Biennale Plays It Safe, and Gets Lost in Fog

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

This edition includes some of the best global artists under 40. But it takes far too few risks.
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Venezuela says passengers missing after Caribbean sinking

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CARACAS, Venezuela - A small boat carrying at least 20 people from Venezuela sank in Caribbean coastal waters and most of those on board are missing, an official said Monday...
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Legislation would restrict sale of whipped cream chargers

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - New legislation would require New Yorkers to be at least 21 years old to purchase nitrous oxide chargers commonly used to make whipped cream and fill balloons. The...
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A Path to War With Iran

3 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

When President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal last May, many critics argued that he risked setting off a chain of events that could lead to...
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MORGAN STANLEY: 3 trends will dictate the fate of global markets for the rest of the year. Here's how to profit from each one

MORGAN STANLEY: 3 trends will dictate the fate of global markets for the rest of the year. Here's how to profit from each one

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

"Defensive but not bearish" is how Morgan Stanley's cross-asset strategists are approaching the stock market for the rest of the year. Their US cycle indicator of macro...
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Need to learn more about business? You have many options

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Many small business owners who never went to business school feel at a loss when they're trying to assess their companies' finances, managing their staffers or marketing their...
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China tariffs could trigger one of the biggest waves of store closures the US has ever seen, sparking the second coming of the retail apocalypse

China tariffs could trigger one of the biggest waves of store closures the US has ever seen, sparking the second coming of the retail apocalypse

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Higher tariffs on Chinese goods could force 12,000 stores to close within a year and put more than $40 billion of sales at risk, UBS analyst Jay Sole wrote in a research...
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7 of the most devious hotel scams people fall for when booking a room

7 of the most devious hotel scams people fall for when booking a room

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Hotel scams cost Americans nearly $4 billion a year. By booking directly with your hotel or by using a travel agent, you can avoid many of the worst scams out there. We asked...
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Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

The company says it is undertaking a major restructuring, and that it will trim thousands of jobs by August. Read more ...

'Disgusting' video appears to show man urinating on memorial of 9-year-old...

'Disgusting' video appears to show man urinating on memorial of 9-year-old who died from cancer

Police say two 23-year-old men are facing charges in connection with the video. Read more ...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding 2 others

He is “armed and definitely considered dangerous," police said. Read more ...

Redskins' Reuben Foster carted off field with knee injury

Redskins' Reuben Foster carted off field with knee injury

ASHBURN, Va. - Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster injured his left leg during an offseason practice and was taken off the field on a cart. Read more ...

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

The company says it is undertaking a major restructuring, and that it will trim thousands of jobs by August. Read more ...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move, it's just the newest trend in the student-debt crisis

Private-equity tycoon Robert F. Smith vowed Sunday to donate a reported $40 million to pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019. While the... Read more ...

Illinois' Bobby Roundtree suffers 'severe spinal injury,' undergoes surgery

Illinois' Bobby Roundtree suffers 'severe spinal injury,' undergoes surgery

Roundtree suffered a "severe spinal injury" in a swimming accident over the weekend, requiring surgery. No other details were released. Read more ...

Manhunt for suspect in body armor and helmet after cop is fatally shot

Manhunt for suspect in body armor and helmet after cop is fatally shot

Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say killed one Auburn police officer and wounded two others. Local and state law enforcement are searching for 29-year-old... Read more ...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was offered her job back. She says she won't take it

Bonnie Kimball was fired from from her position at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan, New Hampshire , by Cafe Services in March. The company said she violated its... Read more ...

Al Unser Jr., two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, arrested on drunken-driving...

Al Unser Jr., two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, arrested on drunken-driving charge

Unser, part of a family that's won nine Indy 500s, has a history of alcohol-related arrests. His most recent was days before the 2019 race. Read more ...