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Holy Crap, This Map Of Trump’s Business Network Is Terrifying

Where to begin?<p>Trump has an extraordinary number of business ties. But just how complex is his network–and how big are the potential conflicts of interest? In a word: Yuuuge!<p>Designer Kim Albrecht created two visualizations that map Trump’s network from a macro and micro perspective. They’re based …

Obama smells himself, confirms he is not a demon

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama has vowed to be a regular presence on the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton, but he took the opportunity at a rally Tuesday to settle a different issue: whether he smells like sulfur -- as in, like a demon.<p>"I was reading the other day. There's a guy on the radio who …

U.S. sees mounting evidence of Houthi role in strike on U.S. warship | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is seeing growing indications that Iran-allied Houthi rebels, despite denials, were responsible for Sunday’s attack on a Navy destroyer off the Yemen coast, U.S. officials told Reuters.<p>The USS Mason (DDG 87), a guided missile destroyer, arrives at Port …

New Lawmakers Pledge Loyalty to the 'Hong Kong Nation'

When Hong Kong’s Legislative Council inducted its newly elected members on Wednesday, few were expecting a solemn affair. The vote early last month …

Trump declares war on GOP, says ‘the shackles have been taken off’

Donald Trump declared war on the Republican establishment Tuesday, lashing out at House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (Wis.), Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) and other GOP elected officials as his supporters geared up to join the fight amid extraordinary turmoil within the party just four weeks before Election Day.<p>…

Republicans

Clinton puts Trump on defense at first debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton forced Donald Trump onto defense over his temperament, refusal to release his taxes and his past comments about race and women during a fiery debut presidential debate Monday -- a potentially pivotal moment in a tight election campaign.<p>Clinton, who has seen her dominance of …

NBC looks to Lester Holt for debate win after 2016 mishaps

There is a great deal at stake at the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. One of those things -- not nearly so significant as who will be the most powerful person in the world, certainly, but unquestionably there -- is the reputation of a news network.<p>On Monday …

The Week in Review: Global Affairs in Hot Seat at G20

The eleventh meeting of the Group of Twenty (G20) nations was hosted in Hangzhou, China this week. The first G20 summit to ever be held in China was seen as a symbolic milestone for the country’s growing global power.<p>This year’s summit also marked President Barack Obama’s final one, ahead of …

Michelle versus Melania: Who said it?

Melania Trump has stayed relatively quiet over the course of her husband's campaign. But her speech at the Republican National Convention last night has suddenly landed her in hot water, as she has been accused of lifting an entire chunk from a previous speech by none other than the First …

The pros and cons of your coloring books obsession

<b>(CNN) —</b> Coloring books are no longer just a child's pastime. Adult coloring books are a thing now too.<p>In fact, coloring books for all ages have become more popular than ever, with about 12 million sold in the United States last year, according to new data from Nielsen BookScan. Only one million …

The Tamir Rice Story: How to Make a Police Shooting Disappear

Maybe you heard about the Tamir Rice case and wondered: How does a 12-year-old boy with a toy gun on a playground get shot to death on-camera by the police without anyone getting charged? Put another way: How does a small group of government officials make this case disappear without a trial? …

Justice

Pakistan: Anger after honour killing of Qandeel Baloch | International Women's Day News

<b>Karachi, Pakistan -</b> Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch, who was known for her daring posts, has been killed by her brother.<p>Police on Saturday told Al Jazeera that Baloch's father, Mohammed Azeem, had filed a case against his son Waseem Azeem. The father also testified against another of his …

Islamic State fighters say bring down Syrian jet | Reuters

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters brought down a Syrian jet near the eastern city of Deir al-Zor on Thursday, a monitoring group and an agency linked to the radical militant group said.<p>A still image taken on July 14, 2016 from a video posted on social media said to be shot today, July 14, …

Middle East

Attacker in Nice 'radicalized very quickly,' French interior minister says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The man who used a 20-ton truck to plow down hundreds of people in Nice this week, killing 84, somehow became rapidly radicalized and hadn't shown up on any anti-terrorist intelligence radar, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Saturday.<p>The minister said Mohamed Lahouaiej …

Terrorism

Sixty mega-donors gave 30 percent of the money raised by Donald Trump and the Republican Party

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Sixty mega-donors gave at least $100,000 each to a joint committee raising funds for Donald Trump and the Republican Party, together pouring in $15.4 million from late May until the end of June, new campaign finance records show.<p>The huge sums that flowed into the Trump …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of July 11, 2016)

A large truck crashed into a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France Thursday evening. More than 80 people were killed and many more are in critical condition. The deadly attack occurred after a busy week in politics, in the U.S. and in the U.K. Following much deliberation, Donald …

For The Record

Let me start by saying that addressing gossip is something I have never done. I don’t like to give energy to the business of lies, but I wanted to participate in a larger conversation that has already begun and needs to continue. Since I’m not on social media, I decided to put my thoughts here in …

In win for gay couples, Maryland high court recognizes ‘de facto’ parents’ rights

Maryland’s highest court has ruled that non-biological parents who live with and help raise children also have parental rights, overturning a 2008 decision that gay and lesbian advocates considered devastating to same-sex couples.<p>In a unanimous ruling issued Thursday, the Maryland Court of Appeals …

LGBTQI

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