CNN

Trump administration not being up f...

Trump administration not being up front about ambush in Niger, senator says

Sen. John McCain argued Wednesday that the Trump administration is not being forthcoming about the attack in Niger that left four US soldiers dead and two wounded.
White House seeks to explain unrele...

White House seeks to explain unreleased Niger statement

It's not clear why it took President Donald Trump 12 days to publicly comment on the deaths of US troops killed in an ambush in Niger, but it wasn't for lack of effort from some White House officials.
Veterans dismayed by Trump's urge t...

Veterans dismayed by Trump's urge to 'punch back' in feud

President Donald Trump's controversial response to the deaths of four US soldiers has evolved into a politicized war of words with a Democratic congresswoman and -- by extension, the widow of a fallen service member -- sparking concerns that the US civilian-military divide may be at a crisis point.
Gold Star widow: I didn't get a let...

Gold Star widow: I didn't get a letter from Trump

Whitney Hunter's husband, Sergeant Jonathan Hunter, was killed in Afghanistan this summer. She did she not receive a call or personal letter from President Trump.
Trump sends check to family on day ...

Trump sends check to family on day report says he had reneged

President Donald Trump sent a $25,000 personal check to the family of a fallen soldier the same day that The Washington Post reported that he had promised the soldier's father a personal donation during a June condolence call but never followed through.
Tapper to Trump: Choose words caref...

Tapper to Trump: Choose words carefully

CNN's Jake Tapper breaks down President Trump's history of interacting with the families of fallen service members.

FoxNews

Uber-liberal billionaire accused of...

Uber-liberal billionaire accused of financing 'evil' unloads $18B of personal wealth

North Korean woman, 26, describes a...

North Korean woman, 26, describes astounding journey from Kim€™s gulags to US

Liberals pit Gold Star families aga...

Liberals pit Gold Star families against GOP with media playing along

Chelsea Handler says she€™s e...

Chelsea Handler says she€™s ending Netflix show to fight Trump

Kaepernick fires back at Roger Good...

Kaepernick fires back at Roger Goodell without opening his mouth

Monica Lewinsky tweets '#MeToo,' in...

Monica Lewinsky tweets '#MeToo,' indicating she is victim of sexual harassment or assault

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?

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Image of the day

2 missing after explosion rocks Was...

2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

Inside the ?adult day care center?:...

Inside the ?adult day care center?: How aides try to control and coerce Trump

Some White House aides spend a significant part of their time devising ways to rein in the impetuous president, angling to avoid outbursts that might work against him, according to interviews with 18 aides, confidants and outside advisers.
Blasts kill at least 300 in Somalia...

Blasts kill at least 300 in Somalia in deadliest attack of its decade-long war with Islamist extremists

Mogadishu is a frequent target of attacks by al-Shabab, an extremist group linked to al-Qaeda, but residents said they quickly discerned that the weekend truck bombs were of a different order of magnitude.
Iraqis seize military base, oil fie...

Iraqis seize military base, oil field from Kurdish forces near contested Kirkuk  

The conflict between the two U.S. allies over the territory is decades old, but a Kurdish referendum for independence last month inflamed the tensions. For Baghdad it added urgency to the need to reassert its claims to the northern province, which has about 10 percent of Iraq?s oil reserves.
Trump?s attacks on Senate Republica...

Trump?s attacks on Senate Republicans are paying political dividends

Conservative donors and activists are primed to blame Congress, not the president, if there is no sweeping rewrite of the nation?s tax laws -- just as they did after the failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Steve Bannon just contradicted Trum...

Steve Bannon just contradicted Trump?s claim about canceling Obamacare payments

The former top White House aide?s comments will confirm what every opponent of the move already suspected: That President Trump was trying to cause the Affordable Care Act to fail.
Showdown over health-care law raise...

Showdown over health-care law raises specter of government shutdown

Reuters

Special Report: Backroom battle imp...

Special Report: Backroom battle imperils $230 million cryptocurrency venture

ZUG, Switzerland/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Just three months ago, a tech project called Tezos raised $232 million online in a wildly successful "initial coin offering," in which new digital currency is parcelled out to buyers. At the time, it was the most money ever raised from the public in the white-hot cryptocurrency sector.
Asia stocks edge up, await China GD...

Asia stocks edge up, await China GDP, dollar rises as yields spike

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks inched up to near decade highs on Thursday, continuing to ride on a global equities rally, while the dollar resumed its rise on the back of a spike in U.S. yields.
United Airlines profit falls, sees ...

United Airlines profit falls, sees margin decline this quarter

(Reuters) - United Airlines on Wednesday said its third-quarter net income fell slightly less than investors had feared as the third-largest U.S. carrier was hit by $185 million in pre-tax losses caused by canceled flights during the Atlantic hurricane season.
EBay's profit forecast disappoints,...

EBay's profit forecast disappoints, shares fall

(Reuters) - EBay Inc warned Wall Street on Wednesday that profit this quarter could fall below analysts' estimates as it invests in marketing and a revamped website to attract more shoppers, sending shares down more than 5 percent in after-hours trade.
Kenneth Chenault to step down as Am...

Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEO after nearly 17 years

(Reuters) - American Express Co said its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault would step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No. 1 U.S. card issuer by spending.
Blue Apron cuts 6 percent of its wo...

Blue Apron cuts 6 percent of its workforce

(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc said it had cut about 6 percent of its total workforce, nearly four months after going public, as the meal-kit delivery company comes under increasing pressure from deep-pocketed rivals such as Amazon.com Inc .

ABC

Trump didn't know fallen soldier's...

Trump didn't know fallen soldier's name, kept calling him 'your guy': Congresswoman

Wilson isn't changing her story after Trump suggested she would.
Devastated widow can't imagine lif...

Devastated widow can't imagine life without soldier at center of latest Trump dispute

Sgt. La David Johnson died in Niger this month.
Trump denies telling widow of fall...

Trump denies telling widow of fallen soldier, 'He knew what he signed up for'

Trump said Rep. Wilson "totally fabricated" his words to Sgt. Johnson's widow.
Russian internet trolls sought to ...

Russian internet trolls sought to co-opt unwitting American activists

From their desks in St. Petersburg, Russian Internet trolls at a company with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to co-opt American civil rights activists.
Trump gives $25K to fallen soldier...

Trump gives $25K to fallen soldier's father, months after to promising to on call

President Trump has sent a $25,000 gift to the father of a 22-year-old U.S. Army corporal killed in Afghanistan in June, several months after first making the pledge.
AG Sessions says he has not been i...

AG Sessions says he has not been interviewed by special counsel in Russia probe

The attorney general testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday.

BBC

Trump was insensitive in call to wi...

Trump was insensitive in call to widow - soldier's mother

The mother of a US soldier who was killed in action says the president showed "disrespect".
California hepatitis A outbreak dea...

California hepatitis A outbreak death toll climbs to 19

The disease has wreaked havoc on the state's homeless population, who experts say are vulnerable.
UK offers more assurances to EU cit...

UK offers more assurances to EU citizens

Ahead of a key summit, Theresa May vows to make it as easy as possible for them to stay in the UK.
Santiago Maldonado: Body found in s...

Santiago Maldonado: Body found in search for Argentine activist

Argentina's political parties suspend election campaigning as experts work to identify the body.
Tearful Trudeau mourns Canada rock ...

Tearful Trudeau mourns Canada rock icon

The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".
Rohingya crisis: Refugees tell of '...

Rohingya crisis: Refugees tell of 'house by house' killings

Refugees continue to pour into Bangladesh, adding to the world's fastest-growing humanitarian crisis.

New York Times

Lamar Alexander, Jeff Sessions, Xi ...

Lamar Alexander, Jeff Sessions, Xi Jinping: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Asia and Australia Edition: Xi Jinp...

Asia and Australia Edition: Xi Jinping, Rohingya, Islamic State: Your Thursday Briefing

Here?s what you need to know to start your day.
Trump?s Condolence Call to Soldier?...

Trump?s Condolence Call to Soldier?s Widow Ignites an Imbroglio

A furious back-and-forth turned what can be an emotionally wrenching encounter into an ugly spectacle between the president and a bereaved citizen.
Fallen Troops? Families Tell of Mee...

Fallen Troops? Families Tell of Meeting Presidents: Sympathy and Sometimes Discomfort

President Trump?s condolence call to the widow of a slain soldier was outside the usual range of encounters with presidents, wounded service members and families of those killed said.
Congresswoman, Describing Call to A...

Congresswoman, Describing Call to Army Widow, Criticizes Trump for His Comments

?That is not what you say to a grieving widow,? congresswoman says of president?s comment that soldier ?knew what he was signing up for.?
News Analysis: With Loss of Its Cal...

News Analysis: With Loss of Its Caliphate, ISIS May Return to Guerrilla Roots

With the fall of its capital and loss of territory, the Islamic State may be reeling but not vanquished.

WallStreet Journal

Future of Tech and Media: Waging a ...

Future of Tech and Media: Waging a War for People's Time

The battle of the internet giants will expand into newer technologies and take them deeper into each other?s turf, Activate co-founder Michael Wolf said at the WSJ D.Live conference.

Wired News

5 Deals on Desktops, Laptops and Mo...

5 Deals on Desktops, Laptops and More to Upgrade Your Home and Commute

Need a more powerful router or faster laptop? These 5 tech deals can help
AI Experts Want to End 'Black Box' ...

AI Experts Want to End 'Black Box' Algorithms in Government

Researchers at AI Now say algorithms increasingly used by government can be opaque and discriminatory.
Review: Amazon Fire 7 (2017)

Review: Amazon Fire 7 (2017)

Amazon's most affordable device begs the question: when is a cheap tablet too cheap?
This More Powerful Version of Alpha...

This More Powerful Version of AlphaGo Learns On Its Own

DeepMind unveils a new, more powerful version of AlphaGo that learns without studying human play.
What It's Like to Rappel 1,000 Feet...

What It's Like to Rappel 1,000 Feet Down Into a Volcano

Photographer Ulla Lohmann has taken plenty of naps inside the Benbow crater of Vanuatu.
Breville Precision Brewer Thermal R...

Breville Precision Brewer Thermal Review: Excellent Control for Dialing in Your Ideal Drip

The $300 drip machine from Breville offers many ways to tinker with the variables that go into brewing your morning cup.

Sports ESPN

Follow live: Arrieta takes the moun...

Follow live: Arrieta takes the mound with Cubs season on the line

Follow live: Arrieta takes the mound with Cubs season on the line
Hayward set for surgery, sends mess...

Hayward set for surgery, sends message to fans

Hayward set for surgery, sends message to fans
LeBron's torn jersey leaves Nike sc...

LeBron's torn jersey leaves Nike scrambling

LeBron's torn jersey leaves Nike scrambling
Nets lose Lin late in opener due to...

Nets lose Lin late in opener due to knee injury

Nets lose Lin late in opener due to knee injury
Michael Bennett: Kap resolution fir...

Michael Bennett: Kap resolution first, talks later

Michael Bennett: Kap resolution first, talks later
Lonzo on biggest test: 'It's grown ...

Lonzo on biggest test: 'It's grown men now'

Lonzo on biggest test: 'It's grown men now'

Yahoo Movies

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moo...

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsement

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsementIn a scene from his new anti-Trump film, ?Michael Moore in TrumpLand,? the Oscar-winning filmmaker predicts that Donald Trump will win the Nov. 8 presidential election because the middle class is fed up with the establishment and will vote for the Republican nominee as a ?f*** you? to Washington. ?He is the human Molotov cocktail they have been waiting for,? Moore says.


New documentary provides an emotion...

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin considered splitting up. This revelation about one of the country?s most high-profile political couples came in one of the many uncomfortable, intimate moments featuring the pair in the new documentary ?Weiner.? The film, which documents Weiner?s ill-fated 2013 New York City mayoral campaign, also serves as a portrait of a family engulfed by scandal and the ravenous press coverage that comes with it. Abedin, a longtime aide to now-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, admitted in front of the documentary crew?s cameras that she and Weiner considered separating after his first fall from grace.


Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thou...

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thought

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than ThoughtMany traditional fairy tales, long thought to be a somewhat recent invention, have actually been around for thousands of years, according to a new study.


How Should You Talk to Your Kid Abo...

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?Talking about media violence helps to manage its impact on your kid. The more media violence kids are exposed to, the more ?normal? it appears.


5 Conversations to Have with Your K...

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens is the hugely popular sequel to George Lucas? sci-fi blockbuster series. Adult fans love sharing this special series with kids of all ages and learning what Han, Chewie, Leia, and all their new friends are up to in that galaxy far, far away. While The Force Awakens is more about action than introspection, there?s plenty for families to talk about after the credits roll. ...


The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exis...

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)The Star Wars-inspired workout, Awaken Your Inner Force, will have you sweating more than a tauntaun on Tattoine. (Photo: Everett Collection)


Editorial New York Times

Editorial: Congress, End the Health...

Editorial: Congress, End the Health Care Chaos. You Have 9 Million Kids to Protect.

The Children?s Health Insurance Program has had bipartisan support, as does a compromise to save Obamacare. Republicans could wreck both.
Op-Ed Contributor: I Coined the Ter...

Op-Ed Contributor: I Coined the Term ?Sexual Harassment.? Corporations Stole It.

A word that once promised revolution has been made business-friendly and bloodless. It?s time to reclaim it.
Op-Ed Columnist: ?Drug Dealers in L...

Op-Ed Columnist: ?Drug Dealers in Lab Coats?

Big Pharma has helped get America hooked on opioids.
Op-Ed Contributor: What?s Really Ke...

Op-Ed Contributor: What?s Really Keeping Pakistan?s Children Out of School?

Since 2010, the government has more than doubled its education budget. But it has misdiagnosed the problem.
Op-Ed Contributor: The Supreme Cour...

Op-Ed Contributor: The Supreme Court Justices Need Fact-Checkers

They rely on bad data in opinions ? and they shouldn?t simply dismiss evidence they don?t understand as ?gobbledygook.?
Op-Ed Contributor: Iraq Will Remain...

Op-Ed Contributor: Iraq Will Remain United

For three years, we have battled terrorists ? and the odds. We will not allow the Kurds to rip our country apart.

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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New York police round up wandering ...

New York police round up wandering cow in Brooklyn park

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City police wrangled a cow on the loose in a Brooklyn park on Tuesday after the animal became a spectacle for tourists and New Yorkers alike when it was spotted roaming the streets and enjoying the park facilities.
Swiss flushing away millions in gol...

Swiss flushing away millions in gold and silver every year

ZURICH (Reuters) - While London's sewers can get clogged with fatbergs made up of grease and diapers, it seems Switzerland's waste system is flecked with silver and gold.
Exorcism excise: U.S. psychic plead...

Exorcism excise: U.S. psychic pleads guilty to $3.5 million tax evasion

BOSTON (Reuters) - A self-proclaimed psychic who was paid $3.5 million by an elderly Massachusetts woman in exchange for claiming to cleanse her of demons pleaded guilty on Thursday to trying to avoid paying taxes.
Having the right name at the right,...

Having the right name at the right, or sometimes wrong, time

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When reporters descended on upstate New York to ask about a stunning prison break in 2015, state police spokesman Major Charles Guess took their questions.
Hospital allow kids to drive themse...

Hospital allow kids to drive themselves to operating room

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A San Diego children's hospital unveiled a collection of remote controlled luxury mini cars on Tuesday that allow its young patients to 'drive' themselves to the operating room.
Crayfish staff help Czech brewery k...

Crayfish staff help Czech brewery keep its water as pure as can be

PROTIVIN, Czech Republic (Reuters) - Crayfish equipped with high-tech sensors have been drafted in by a Czech brewery in its quest to keep their water supply pure.
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