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U.N.: Construction spotted at Iran ...

U.N.: Construction spotted at Iran military site

A new report by the International Atomic Energy Agency -- the U.N.'s nuclear watchdog -- indicates Iran is in broad compliance with its nuclear commitments, but also notes with concern indications of construction activity at the Parchin military site, where Iran is suspected of having carried out covert nuclear-related activities in the past.
Prison outbreak: Legionniares'

Prison outbreak: Legionniares'

Inmates' time in San Quentin State Prison just got a little harder: The prison's water has been turned off, and porta-potties have been brought in, because of a case of Legionnaires' disease.
Miley Cyrus' VMAs: Six shows to wat...

Miley Cyrus' VMAs: Six shows to watch this week

Coming to Netflix, Amazon, Hulu

Coming to Netflix, Amazon, Hulu

Tropical storm kills 9 in Caribbean...

Tropical storm kills 9 in Caribbean, staggers toward Florida

Were Clinton emails over-classified...

Were Clinton emails over-classified?

The debate over Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server has shifted in recent days to focus on larger issues with how the government determines what is and isn't classified.

FoxNews

LOSING STEAM?: Clinton may be facin...

LOSING STEAM?: Clinton may be facing enthusiasm gap with Dem base

PRODUCE TRASHED Students tossing v...

PRODUCE TRASHED Students tossing veggies mandated by feds: study

'JUST HEART BREAKING' American sol...

'JUST HEART BREAKING' American soldier found dead next to her daughter

AMAZING DISCOVERY Lost Greek palac...

AMAZING DISCOVERY Lost Greek palace of Sparta possibly uncovered

RECEIPT RAGE Why food is being serv...

RECEIPT RAGE Why food is being served with a side of hate

Sheriff's deputy reportedly shot an...

Sheriff's deputy reportedly shot and killed in Texas

MSNBC

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex ...

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex acts with minors, child porn

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead sh...

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead shrinks

Thai police issue warrant for bomb ...

Thai police issue warrant for bomb suspect

What's in the Ashley Madison data d...

What's in the Ashley Madison data dump?

Image of the day

Image of the day

2 missing after explosion rocks Was...

2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

WorldViews: Russia removes Western ...

WorldViews: Russia removes Western detergents from supermarkets

It looks as if Russian authorities are trying to outperform one another in their campaign against all things Western. They have burned Dutch flowers, bulldozed cheese of unknown origin, and destroyed apples and carrots. On Tuesday, they came for Western-brand detergents.Read full article >>
U.S. markets rise after wild seesaw...

U.S. markets rise after wild seesaw trading in China

U.S. stocks rallied in early morning trading Wednesday, following a volatile day in China.Both the Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor?s 500-stock index jumped by more than 2 percent at the open. Read full article >>
Leaders sign deal to end South Suda...

Leaders sign deal to end South Sudan?s civil war, but challenges loom

NAIROBI ? South Sudan?s president signed a peace deal Wednesday intended to end a 20-month-old civil war that has killed thousands in the wake of the country?s historic independence in 2011.President Salva Kiir signed the accord under massive pressure from the international community, which threatened to impose further sanctions if the deal was not completed before September. Rebel leader Riek Machar, Kiir?s former deputy, had signed the document one week earlier.Read full article >>
Two coalition troops killed at base...

Two coalition troops killed at base in Afghanistan

KABUL ? Two service members of a U.S.-led coalition were killed Wednesday in an apparent ?insider? attack by Afghan soldiers at a military base in Afghanistan?s southwestern Helmand province, officials reported.Read full article >>
Manhunt on for killer of two TV sta...

Manhunt on for killer of two TV station employees in SW Virginia

We love you, Alison and Adam. pic.twitter.com/hLSzQi06XEA television reporter and a videographer for CBS affiliate WDBJ7 in Roanoke, Va., were shot and killed Wednesday morning as they were doing a live report and authorities are looking for the gunman. The incident was caught on camera and those at the station said they heard six to seven shots and then nothing as the camera fell.Read full article >>
Merkel condemns rash of Neo-nazi at...

Merkel condemns rash of Neo-nazi attacks in Germany

BERLIN ? Seeking to counter a rising tide of neo-Nazi rage in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel traveled to the eastern city of Heidenau on Wednesday to deliver what critics called a long-overdue public statement against a terrifying wave of attacks on asylum seekers.Read full article >>

Reuters

Focus turns to U.S. data as China s...

Focus turns to U.S. data as China slowdown looms

NEW YORK (Reuters) - After a dizzying two weeks that saw a rapid plunge and rebound in equity prices, investors are looking forward to a week of economic data that may provide clarity on the likelihood of a near-term U.S. interest rate hike and help tamp down the market's recent wild swings.
Exclusive: Carlyle looks to sell La...

Exclusive: Carlyle looks to sell Landmark Aviation for $1.7 billion

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP has been exploring a sale of aircraft leasing and maintenance company Landmark Aviation for as much as $1.7 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
Exclusive: Russia's Kaspersky threa...

Exclusive: Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival antivirus software maker AVG Technologies N.V. by "rubbing them out in the outhouse," one of several previously undisclosed emails shows.
Unions set sights on e-commerce and...

Unions set sights on e-commerce and manufacturing firms after NLRB ruling

(Reuters) - U.S. union leaders said on Friday that a landmark U.S. labor board ruling on companies' obligations toward contract and franchise workers would help them organize manufacturers and e-commerce companies as well as fast food chains.
Fed says rate hike next month hinge...

Fed says rate hike next month hinges on market volatility

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Friday left the door open to a September interest rate hike even while several U.S. central bank officials acknowledged that turmoil in financial markets, if prolonged, could delay the first policy tightening in nearly a decade.
FedEx pilot union's executive counc...

FedEx pilot union's executive council votes in favor of labor contract

(Reuters) - FedEx Corp pilot union's executive council has voted in favor of a tentative contract that seeks better employment terms including higher hourly pay rates and retirement plan enhancement, the Air Line Pilots Association said.

ABC

Labrie Found Not Guilty of Felony S...

Labrie Found Not Guilty of Felony Sexual Assault

Owen Labrie, 19, was found guilty of four misdemeanors and a felony.
Virginia Shooter's Ex-Boss Tells of...

Virginia Shooter's Ex-Boss Tells of His 'Abrasive' Behavior

The station's former news director speaks out for the first time.
Hillary Clinton Defends Bill Clinto...

Hillary Clinton Defends Bill Clinton's Speech Vetting Requests

Bill Clinton consulted State Dept. on speeches related to North Korea, Congo.
Dominica Prime Minister Says Erika ...

Dominica Prime Minister Says Erika Leaves 20 Dead

Dominica prime minister says 20 dead, widespread devastation following Tropical Storm Erika
Inside the On-Air Shooter's Sparse ...

Inside the On-Air Shooter's Sparse Apartment

Vester Lee Flanagan was living in Roanoke, Va., at the time of the shooting.
Senior ISIS Member Killed by Drone ...

Senior ISIS Member Killed by Drone Strike Inside Syria

A senior ISIS cyber recruiter killed by US drone strike on Aug. 24.

BBC

Paris talks focus on train security

Paris talks focus on train security

European ministers and officials are set to hold emergency talks in Paris following last week's foiled gun attack on a French train.
UN warning over EU migrant deaths

UN warning over EU migrant deaths

The UN says "much more is required" to prevent fatalities among migrants fleeing to Europe, after hundreds are reported dead in recent days.
Year-long 'Mars isolation' begins

Year-long 'Mars isolation' begins

A team of Nasa recruits begins a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars.
Storm Erika kills 20 in Dominica

Storm Erika kills 20 in Dominica

Tropical Storm Erika leaves at least 20 dead on the Caribbean island of Dominica, with the devastation setting it back 20 years, its PM says.
Malaysia braces for major protests

Malaysia braces for major protests

Thousands of Malaysians are set to protest in a number of cities, calling for PM Najib Razak to quit over a financial scandal.
Drinking water 'no hangover cure'

Drinking water 'no hangover cure'

Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests.

New York Times

Two Shot by Undercover New York Cit...

Two Shot by Undercover New York City Police Officer in Westchester

An undercover operation looking into a suspected illegal arms dealer went awry, the authorities said.
Grim Findings in Austria and at Sea...

Grim Findings in Austria and at Sea Push Migrant Crisis Into Public View

The discovery of 71 bodies in a truck in Austria, and the drowning of more than 150 people off the Libyan coast have led to new calls to focus on human trafficking.
Hillary Clinton?s Rivals Critical o...

Hillary Clinton?s Rivals Critical of Democratic Party Politics

Martin O?Malley and Bernie Sanders used their speeches at the Democratic National Committee to aim unusual broadsides at the party overtly, and at Mrs. Clinton implicitly.
Consumer Anxiety in China Undermine...

Consumer Anxiety in China Undermines Government?s Economic Plans

Middle-class Chinese are reining in spending amid the economic slowdown, damaging the ruling party?s hopes to push consumer spending as a new engine of growth.
Psychologists Welcome Analysis Cast...

Psychologists Welcome Analysis Casting Doubt on Their Work

To some, the news that most studies do not hold up when retested came as a relief, like the field had ?come clean,? one expert said.
Obama Tries to Soothe Divided Jewis...

Obama Tries to Soothe Divided Jewish Community on Iran Deal

Speaking to Jewish umbrella organizations, President Obama defended his nuclear accord with Iran and called for a more civil debate.

WallStreet Journal

Stock Swings Don't Shake Investors

Stock Swings Don't Shake Investors

Stock indexes? wildest week in years rattled investors and fueled expectations for further price swings, but it failed to squelch the belief U.S. markets remain the best place to put money.
For China, a Plunge and a Reckoning

For China, a Plunge and a Reckoning

The stock market fall pierced the party?s mystique of omnipotence. In an interwoven world, the crisis should spur Beijing to prefer compromise to bullying.

Wired News

Former Gears of War Director Shows ...

Former Gears of War Director Shows Off a Wild New Shooter

Former Gears of War Director Shows Off a Wild New Shooter

LawBreakers is a free-to-play shooter from Cliff Bleszinski's new studio, Boss Key Games.

The post Former Gears of War Director Shows Off a Wild New Shooter appeared first on WIRED.

Gadget Lab Podcast: Can Amazon Make...

Gadget Lab Podcast: Can Amazon Make Non-Crummy Gadgets?

Gadget Lab Podcast: Can Amazon Make Non-Crummy Gadgets?

This week, the hosts discuss Amazon's hardware business, the agony of the cable-cutter, and the ethics of using Uber.

The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Can Amazon Make Non-Crummy Gadgets? appeared first on WIRED.

Go See Turbo Kid. It?s Like Mad Max...

Go See Turbo Kid. It?s Like Mad Max on BMX Bikes

Go See Turbo Kid. It’s Like Mad Max on BMX Bikes

If you have a thirst for one more dystopian action flick this summer, we have a suggestion for you.

The post Go See Turbo Kid. It’s Like Mad Max on BMX Bikes appeared first on WIRED.

Uber Hires the Hackers Who Wireless...

Uber Hires the Hackers Who Wirelessly Hijacked a Jeep

Uber Hires the Hackers Who Wirelessly Hijacked a Jeep

The two researchers will apparently be working on securing Uber's self-driving car of the future.

The post Uber Hires the Hackers Who Wirelessly Hijacked a Jeep appeared first on WIRED.

NASA Finally Picked New Horizons? N...

NASA Finally Picked New Horizons? Next Destination

NASA Finally Picked New Horizons’ Next Destination

New Horizons' next stop will be a Kuiper Belt object named 2014 MU69 nearly a billion miles beyond Pluto.

The post NASA Finally Picked New Horizons’ Next Destination appeared first on WIRED.

NYC?s Taxis Finally Launch an App t...

NYC?s Taxis Finally Launch an App to Compete With Uber

NYC’s Taxis Finally Launch an App to Compete With Uber

New York finally gets Uber for taxis by letting you hail a cab from your phone.

The post NYC’s Taxis Finally Launch an App to Compete With Uber appeared first on WIRED.

Sports ESPN

Doctor: RG III not cleared to retur...

Doctor: RG III not cleared to return for Redskins

Doctor: RG III not cleared to return for Redskins
Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 i...

Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 in Australia

Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 in Australia
Fired Beckman: Illinois made '...

Fired Beckman: Illinois made 'rush to judgment'

Fired Beckman: Illinois made 'rush to judgment'
Scully to return to Dodgers' b...

Scully to return to Dodgers' booth for 67th year

Scully to return to Dodgers' booth for 67th year
Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make con...

Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make contact with car

Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make contact with car
Spieth out of Barclays, will lose N...

Spieth out of Barclays, will lose No. 1 ranking

Spieth out of Barclays, will lose No. 1 ranking

Yahoo Movies

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in let...

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a news conference for "The Fifth Estate" at the Toronto International Film FestivalLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, wrote a letter to Cumberbatch dated January 15, 2013, that was published on Wednesday on the anti-secrecy website ahead of the October 18 theatrical release of Walt Disney Co's DreamWorks film "The Fifth Estate. ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds a risk worth taking in debut

Somali actor Barkhad Abdi poses for a portrait during a media publicity event for the film "Captain Phillips" in Los Angeles in this file photoBy Eric Kelsey BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Barkhad Abdi, a tall wisp of a man with a narrow face and a wide grin, sat on the sofa in his hotel suite with one eye on the television and another on a view of the Hollywood Hills. The 28-year-old Somali-American, who had worked the past year at his brother's mobile phone store in Minneapolis, could hardly have called himself an actor when he began production in British director Paul Greengrass' thriller "Captain Phillips. ...

France bows to stage director Patri...

France bows to stage director Patrice Chereau, dead at 68

French director Patrice Chereau attends a photocall in Venice.By Tom Heneghan PARIS (Reuters) - The French theatre, opera and film director Patrice Chereau, who mounted one of the most famous productions of Richard Wagner's "Ring" cycle in Bayreuth in the 1970s, has died at the age of 68. Chereau, who was preparing a production of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" when he succumbed to lung cancer, was a restless innovator who began directing at high school in Paris and never looked back. ...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sex...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sexiest woman alive' by Esquire

Johansson poses at the premiere of the movie "Iron Man 2" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood(Reuters) - American actress Scarlett Johansson has been named the sexiest woman alive for the second time by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday. "The Avengers" star was named sexiest woman in 2006 and is the only woman to have been given the title twice by the publication. The annual recipient of the title is chosen by Esquire editors. Husky-voiced Johansson, who rose to prominence as a teenager in the 2001 cult film "Ghost World," stars in three films this fall. ...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema fin...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema finds dark new twist

By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - British director Paul Wright's new film "For Those in Peril" pans across a dour Scottish coastal town where madness, tragedy and a feared sea monster lurk close beneath the surface. It's a dark tale, typical of a new generation of filmmakers like this year's Oscar hopeful Steve McQueen, who are taking Britain's tradition of gritty "kitchen sink" cinema in a stark and sometimes strange direction. ...
Lebanon bans two films in setback f...

Lebanon bans two films in setback for tolerant image

By Stephen Kalin BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has banned the screening of a film about homosexuality and another on short-term "pleasure marriages" practiced in some Muslim communities, in a blow to its reputation as a bastion of tolerance in a deeply conservative region. The films, which had been due to be shown at the Beirut International Film Festival that opened last week, were blocked by a government censorship committee, festival organizers said. ...

Editorial New York Times

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tesla Cheerlea...

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tesla Cheerleader

A Wall Street analyst, a car company and an overpriced stock.
Op-Ed Contributor: Buying Sex Shoul...

Op-Ed Contributor: Buying Sex Should Not Be Legal

Decriminalizing prostitution will hurt, not help, women.
Op-Ed Contributor: How to Halt the ...

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Halt the Violence

We must treat mental illness much more aggressively.
Op-Ed Contributor: Show Some Spine,...

Op-Ed Contributor: Show Some Spine, Federal Reserve

It needs to raise interest rates. But it?s scared of the stock market.
Editorial: A Break in the Khobar To...

Editorial: A Break in the Khobar Towers Case

Saudi Arabia seems to have finally apprehended the mastermind of the 1996 bombing that killed 19 American airmen. He should be tried in the United States.
Editorial: A Ruling With a Bonus fo...

Editorial: A Ruling With a Bonus for Fast-Food Workers

Corporate parents may have to take responsibility for franchise workers, giving a big lift to the Fight for $15 movement.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.

Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.

First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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Trump says 'no interest' in buying ...

Trump says 'no interest' in buying Pope's favorite soccer team

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump denied a newspaper report on Friday that he wanted to buy top-tier Argentine soccer club San Lorenzo, Pope Francis' favorite team.
Devil to pay: Taiwan to launch soft...

Devil to pay: Taiwan to launch softer than soft porn-star metro cards

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan will roll out "angel" and "devil" metro cards featuring a Japanese porn star next week, despite a public outcry and a previous decision to scrap the project.
Two men hospitalized after jumping ...

Two men hospitalized after jumping into canal at Venetian in Las Vegas

(Reuters) - Two men jumped into a canal at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas and, because they could not swim, had to be rescued and hospitalized, a spokesman for the hotel said on Thursday.
Segway knocks Bolt off his stride a...

Segway knocks Bolt off his stride at the Bird's Nest

BEIJING (Reuters) - A television cameraman and his Segway succeeded in doing what none of Usain Bolt's rivals could in the 200 meters final at world championships on Thursday -- knock the Jamaican off his stride, and his feet, during his lap of honor.
Balkans out-score EU at Vienna dipl...

Balkans out-score EU at Vienna diplomacy soccer

VIENNA (Reuters) - The European Union might have had a better start, but in the end it was the Balkan countries who brought the game home in this unlikely diplomatic soccer match on Wednesday to kick off the Western Balkan summit in Vienna.
L.A. County leaders wash cars two-t...

L.A. County leaders wash cars two-three times a week amid drought: report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Despite a devastating four-year drought that has forced strict water conservation measures across California, most Los Angeles County supervisors still have their cars washed two or three times a week, a local newspaper reported.
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