CNN

The five key things to know about T...

The five key things to know about Trump's new strategy for Afghanistan

President Donald Trump outlined his plan for the 16-year US war in Afghanistan Monday evening, vowing that the US would find victory while no longer "nation-building."
Democrats: Trump has no Afghanistan...

Democrats: Trump has no Afghanistan strategy

President Donald Trump's prime-time speech on his plan for Afghanistan split lawmakers along party lines, with Democrats criticizing the lack of real details and Republicans lauding the move away from arbitrary deadlines for drawing down troops.
In Afghanistan, Trump learns winnin...

In Afghanistan, Trump learns winning is not so easy

Donald Trump has always insisted he's all about winning.
The pillars of Trump's military str...

The pillars of Trump's military strategy

President Trump shared his vision for the country's military strategy in Afghanistan during a prime-time speech.
Hear Trump's harsh words for terror...

Hear Trump's harsh words for terrorists

President Donald Trump says the US and its allies are committed to breaking terrorists' will, drying up their recruitment and preventing them from crossing borders to defeat them.
Bergen: Trump's generals won their ...

Bergen: Trump's generals won their debate with him

The seriously deteriorating situation in Afghanistan -- and what to do about it -- is a deeply personal issue for Trump's top national security advisers and generals.

FoxNews

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INSTAGRAM TUSSLE Mnuchin's wife confronts user over photo comment

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DESTRUCTION THWARTED Feds: Texas man tries to bomb Confederate statue

TALIBAN BRUSHES OFF TRUMP Group's ...

TALIBAN BRUSHES OFF TRUMP Group's spokesman calls president's Afghanistan speech 'old' and 'unclear'

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HIGH-SEAS HACK JOB? Navy to probe whether warship was compromised

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

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New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead shrinks

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Thai police issue warrant for bomb suspect

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2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

Trump's speech on Afghanistan, in 3...

Trump's speech on Afghanistan, in 3 minutes

Trump faces the grim reality: There...

Trump faces the grim reality: There?s no quick path to victory and no easy way out of Afghanistan

The president's proposed strategy is an incremental shift that may help hold the line against a resurgent Taliban, but isn?t likely to change the course of the war.
Afghans greet Trump?s announcement ...

Afghans greet Trump?s announcement with relief and concerns, praise stance on Pakistan

Here are six costly failures from A...

Here are six costly failures from America?s longest war. No. 1: Cashmere goats.

Trump outlines a revised vision, bu...

Trump outlines a revised vision, but few specifics, for Afghanistan

President Trump pledged to end a strategy of ?nation-building? and instead institute a policy aimed more squarely at addressing the terrorist threat that emanates from the region. But his prime-time address was short on details about the new policy and an expected increase in troops, with Trump insisting that conditions on the ground would determine troop levels and strategy.
The Fix: Trump?s muscular but vague...

The Fix: Trump?s muscular but vague speech, annotated

Reuters

European stocks break three-day los...

European stocks break three-day losing streak

LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks broke a three-day losing streak on Tuesday, building on gains in other markets boosted by signs of a global economic recovery and rising commodity prices.
Coca-Cola, PespiCo and others agree...

Coca-Cola, PespiCo and others agree to cap sugar in drinks in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Seven major drinks companies including Coca-Cola and PepsiCo will limit the sugar content of drinks they sell in Singapore, as part of the city-state's campaign to fight diabetes.
Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.4...

Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.45 billion in blow to Berkshire

(Reuters) - Utility Sempra Energy said on Monday that it would buy Oncor for $9.45 billion in cash after majority owner Energy Future Holdings Corp abandoned a deal to sell the power transmission company to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
J&J ordered to pay $417 million in ...

J&J ordered to pay $417 million in trial over talc cancer risks

(Reuters) - A California jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using the company's talc-based products like Johnson's Baby Powder for feminine hygiene.
Toll Brothers' revenue misses, cuts...

Toll Brothers' revenue misses, cuts FY gross margin view

(Reuters) - Toll Brothers Inc's quarterly revenue missed Wall Street estimates as the U.S. luxury homebuilder sold homes at lower prices and the company cut the top end of its full-year gross margin forecast.
Ford, China's Zotye Auto plan JV to...

Ford, China's Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Ford Motor is exploring setting up a joint venture with Chinese firm Anhui Zotye Automobile Co to build electric passenger vehicles in China under a new brand, tapping into a boom for such vehicles in the world's top auto market.

ABC

Trump avoids specifics in Afghan s...

Trump avoids specifics in Afghan strategy, but vows 'attack we will'

The president addressed the nation about his Afghanistan strategy Monday night.
Why the U.S. got involved in Afgha...

Why the U.S. got involved in Afghanistan - and why it's been difficult to get out

How the three presidents involved have approached the topic.
What Trump has said about Afghanis...

What Trump has said about Afghanistan

He delivers a speech on Afghanistan policy tonight.
Navy: Bodies have been found after...

Navy: Bodies have been found after USS McCain collision

The divers were able to locate some remains in sealed compartments on board.
Lawmakers praise and condemn Trump...

Lawmakers praise and condemn Trump's Afghanistan plan

Trump's address divides lawmakers on both sides of the aisle.
Anger over rally violence boils ov...

Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville

Anger boiled over Monday at the first Charlottesville City Council meeting since a white nationalist rally in the city descended into violent chaos

BBC

Trump rules out Afghan troops withd...

Trump rules out Afghan troops withdrawal

The president indicates he will send more US troops to a conflict he once called "a complete waste".
US Navy collision: Remains found in...

US Navy collision: Remains found in hunt for missing sailors

Ten US sailors have been missing since Monday's collision with a tanker near Singapore.
Ischia earthquake: Last of three br...

Ischia earthquake: Last of three brothers freed from rubble

Three boys are pulled alive from rubble on the island of Ischia, after a major tremor killed two women.
Triple talaq: India court bans Isla...

Triple talaq: India court bans Islamic instant divorce

The ruling on "triple talaq" is seen as a major victory for women's rights in India.
Solar eclipse: The day the US went ...

Solar eclipse: The day the US went dark

Watch the high (and low) lights of the total solar eclipse, as witnessed by millions.
Barcelona attack: Surviving suspect...

Barcelona attack: Surviving suspects face judge

The surviving suspects were to hear the charges against them and could face questioning.

New York Times

Angry Trump Grilled His Generals Ab...

Angry Trump Grilled His Generals About Troop Increase, Then Gave In

The president, who had called for American withdrawal from Afghanistan before he took office, in the end accepted a ?big military? approach as the only viable option.
Trump Sets U.S. Strategy but No ?Bl...

Trump Sets U.S. Strategy but No ?Blank Check? for Afghan War

The president embraced deepened American involvement in a nearly 16-year-old war, but he did not say how many troops would be committed or how he would judge success.
?We Are Not Nation-Building Again,?...

?We Are Not Nation-Building Again,? Trump Says

President Trump laid out his new plan for Afghanistan, emphasizing that conditions on the ground, not timetables, will dictate policy.
Afghanistan, Solar Eclipse, Charlot...

Afghanistan, Solar Eclipse, Charlottesville: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here?s what you need to know to start your day.
New York Today: New York Today: Mom...

New York Today: New York Today: Moments of Unity

Tuesday: Other eclipse-like events, Trump?s boyhood home, and the next eclipse.
Full Transcript and Video: Trump?s ...

Full Transcript and Video: Trump?s Speech on Afghanistan

President Trump addressed the nation from Fort Myer military base in Arlington, Va., about his military plan for Afghanistan.

WallStreet Journal

Famed Plaza Hotel Is On the Block

Famed Plaza Hotel Is On the Block

The Indian owners of the Plaza Hotel have hired a broker to sell the New York City landmark, a sign that a world-wide scramble among investors, celebrities and governments to acquire the property could be nearing an end.

Wired News

How to Get Free Kindle Books With Y...

How to Get Free Kindle Books With Your Library Card

All you need is an internet connection, a library card, and a good e-reader to dive into your next page-turner.
Why It?s So Hard to Define What Onl...

Why It?s So Hard to Define What Online Hate Speech Is

Why did YouTube remove a World War II video? Because algorithms, and humans, are flawed
We Can?t Stop Checking the News Eit...

We Can?t Stop Checking the News Either. Welcome to the New FOMO

Who cares about my friends? I'm missing the news!
Self-Driving Cars. Rogue Nuke Launc...

Self-Driving Cars. Rogue Nuke Launches. Evil AI. What Tech Threats You Should (and Shouldn't) Worry About

Technology is changing all our lives so profoundly, so quickly, that it can be scary. We asked experts to weigh in on how stressed we should be.
Virginia Heffernan on Learning to R...

Virginia Heffernan on Learning to Read the Internet, Not Live in It

Virginia Heffernan on why we all need to learn to read the Internet, not live in it.
Your Handy Guide to the Many Tech A...

Your Handy Guide to the Many Tech Anxieties of Our Time

Will you Slack the wrong gossip to the wrong person? Probably, but who cares. Will Skynet become self-aware and kill us all? Nah. At least, not yet.

Sports ESPN

Cause for concern for Giants: OBJ, ...

Cause for concern for Giants: OBJ, Marshall injuries, offensive struggles

Cause for concern for Giants: OBJ, Marshall injuries, offensive struggles
Why hit to Beckham's leg was perfec...

Why hit to Beckham's leg was perfectly legal

Why hit to Beckham's leg was perfectly legal
12 Browns players take knee during ...

12 Browns players take knee during anthem

12 Browns players take knee during anthem
OBJ optimistic after ankle sprain, ...

OBJ optimistic after ankle sprain, to have tests

OBJ optimistic after ankle sprain, to have tests
Winners console LLWS star who ceded...

Winners console LLWS star who ceded walk-off

Winners console LLWS star who ceded walk-off
Dodgers LHP Wood has shoulder infla...

Dodgers LHP Wood has shoulder inflammation

Dodgers LHP Wood has shoulder inflammation

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

Op-Ed Contributor: Let Consumers Su...

Op-Ed Contributor: Let Consumers Sue Companies

Arbitration is not enough. Class action should remain an option.
Editorial: Why Is the Fed So Scared...

Editorial: Why Is the Fed So Scared of Inflation?

When workers still need help, the Fed is focusing on the wrong problem.
Op-Ed Columnist: What Moderates Bel...

Op-Ed Columnist: What Moderates Believe

Instead of ideology, moderation is a way of coping with the complexity of the world.
Vietnam '67: Why Vietnam Was Unwinn...

Vietnam '67: Why Vietnam Was Unwinnable

Revisionist historians argue that America could have prevailed, but the media and politics got in the way. It?s not that easy.
On Campus: My University Is Named f...

On Campus: My University Is Named for Robert E. Lee. What Now?

We need to change how we honor this former college president.
Op-Ed Contributor: A New Tune on Wo...

Op-Ed Contributor: A New Tune on Women?s Rights in the Arab World

Recent reform of rape laws in several countries is welcome, but changing cultural attitudes is harder.

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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Police believe thieves steal Venezuela zoo animals to eat them

MARACAIBO, Venezuela (Reuters) - Venezuela authorities are investigating the theft of animals from a zoo in western state of Zulia that were likely snatched to be eaten, a further sign of hunger in a country struggling with chronic food shortages.
Belgian town cooks giant omelet ami...

Belgian town cooks giant omelet amidst egg scare

MALMEDY, Belgium (Reuters) - A Belgian town honored its 22-year-old tradition of making a giant omelet on Tuesday amidst an egg contamination scare, cooking 10,000 eggs in a pan four meters wide.
Boris in Union Jack underpants? Mus...

Boris in Union Jack underpants? Musical comedy finds the fun in Brexit

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - A retelling of Britain's vote to leave the European Union and its dramatic political consequences might perhaps be framed as high drama or extreme farce.
Bladerunners: UK lawnmowers in 12-h...

Bladerunners: UK lawnmowers in 12-hour endurance race

FIVE OAKS, England (Reuters) - Drivers donned their suits and climbed into their cockpits at the weekend for a 12-hour endurance race with a difference: they weren't driving rallying cars, but lawnmowers.
Woman charged with faking cancer, k...

Woman charged with faking cancer, keeping donations from New York towns

(Reuters) - A 38-year-old Orlando woman who pretended to have terminal cancer and accepted donations when she lived in New York's Westchester County several years ago was arrested on Friday and charged with fraud, U.S. prosecutors said.
Sick of congested roads, German man...

Sick of congested roads, German man swims to work

MUNICH (Reuters) - Fed-up with the grind of taking a bus or bike to work every day on congested streets in Munich, Benjamin David started swimming there instead.
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