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India rape: Third teenager attacked and burned in a week

<b>A teenage girl in India has been raped and burned alive by her attacker - the third instance of such an attack in the same week.</b><p>The 16-year-old girl died after being soaked in fuel and set on fire at her home in the Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh.<p>Police said she was killed after telling her …

India

Pompeo: U.S. willing to help North Korea economy if it gives up nuclear weapons

<b>WASHINGTON --</b> The United States aspires to have North Korea as a "close partner" and not an enemy, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday, noting …

North Korea

Trump Promises Lower Drug Prices, but Drops Populist Solutions

WASHINGTON — President Trump vowed on Friday to “bring soaring drug prices back down to earth” by promoting competition among pharmaceutical companies, and he suggested that the government could require drugmakers to disclose prices in their ubiquitous television advertising.<p>But he dropped the …

Health Care

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Amazon is making a big bet on physical stores and the business of food.<p>The online retail giant announced Friday that is buying organic grocery chain Whole Foods (WFM) for $13.7 billion in cash. The deal values Whole Foods at $42 a share, 27% higher than where the stock was trading Thursday.<p>Amazon …

S&P Global

Trump lashes out at Russia probe; Pence hires a lawyer

Scenes from the Republican’s first months in the White House.<p>Scenes from the Republican’s beginning months in the White House.<p>A heightened sense of unease gripped the White House on Thursday, as President Trump lashed out at reports that he’s under scrutiny over whether he obstructed justice, aides …

Donald Trump

Russia says it may have killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Russian Defense Ministry said it is investigating reports that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in one of its airstrikes in Syria last month.<p>The May 28 airstrike was carried out on the outskirts of the militant group's de facto capital, Raqqa, on a command post where ISIS …

Islam

Fairytale

WOOF

Exclusive: Facebook signs BuzzFeed, Vox, others for original video shows - sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) has signed deals with millennial-focused news and entertainment creators Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and others to make shows for its upcoming video service, which will feature long and short-form content with ad breaks, according to several …

YouTube Red

24 Gorgeous Pieces Of Jewelry That Are Surprisingly Inexpensive

Nothing. More. Than. $10.

CBO report: 24 million fewer insured by 2026 under GOP health care bill

<b>(CNN) —</b> Twenty-four million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under the House Republican health care bill than under Obamacare, including 14 million by next year, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office said Monday.<p>The long-anticipated score immediately puts the writers and supporters …

Health Care

EPA Withdraws Obama-Era Request for Data On Oil, Natural Gas

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday it is withdrawing an Obama-era request that oil and natural gas companies provide information on methane emissions at oil and gas operations.<p>EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said the withdrawal is effective immediately, adding that …

Natural Gas

Jackie Evancho, who sang the national anthem at Trump’s inauguration, asks for a meeting on transgender rights

Teenage classical singer Jackie Evancho, one of the first performers to be enlisted for President Trump’s inaugural festivities, said Thursday she is waiting to hear from the White House after expressing her dismay over the withdrawal of federal protections for transgender students.<p>In a pair of …

Donald Trump

Trump administration withdraws federal protections for transgender students

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Trump administration on Wednesday night withdrew Obama-era protections for transgender students in public schools that let them use bathrooms and facilities corresponding with their gender identity.<p>The announcement is a significant victory for opponents of the Obama …

LGBTQI

Apple Speaks Out Against Trump Order to Rescind Protections for Transgender Students

Apple tonight spoke out on U.S. President Donald Trump's move to rescind Obama administration protections for transgender students, providing a statement to <i>Axios</i>. The protections had allowed transgender students to use bathrooms that corresponded to their gender identity.<p>The Cupertino company …

LGBTQI

10 best money making apps for Android!

mrmohock / Shutterstock.com <br>Everybody needs a few extra bucks now and then. However, we’re not so foolish as to try to make you believe that you’ll earn a living sitting at home doing nothing. There are no apps that can make you that much money. However, we do know of a few that can make you a buck …

Apps

MYSTERY: Half-eaten shark on Florida beach raises speculation about what killed it

A half-eaten shark that washed up on a Florida beach Saturday raised questions about a bigger fish possibly lurking in the water.<p>A Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue lifeguard snapped a photo of the shark on New Smyrna Beach. Beach Safety spokeswoman Tammy Morris told News 4 Jax that the …

Watch Ryan Reynolds Reveal That He Has a Crush on Blake Lively in This Throwback Video

Hmm...did E! News uncover the moment that Ryan Reynolds realized he and Blake Lively were destined to live happily ever after? Let's back up and explain: As you know, the now-married couple met in 2010 while filming <i>The Green Lantern</i>. At the time, Ryan was married to Scarlett Johansson and Blake was …

Black Sabbath Set Last-Ever U.S. Show

Legendary metal band's final run will come to an end this November<p>Black Sabbath's last U.S. tour dates will take place November 8th in Tulsa, OK, …

Music

Ed Sheeran vs Matt Cardle and five other memorable music court cases

Ed Sheeran has become the latest pop star to have a lawsuit filed against him by songwriters crying plagiarism - in this case, those behind X Factor winner Matt Cardle’s No 89 single Amazing. But he won’t be the last, and he certainly isn’t the first.<p>As Keith Richards said in 1993, “There was …

Beyonce Sued by Filmmaker Over 'Lemonade' Trailer

Filmmaker Matthew Fulks has sued Beyoncé, Sony, Columbia and the pop star's Parkwood Entertainment for allegedly lifting elements of his short film,</i> …

Lemonade

CMT Music Awards 2016: Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw win big

<b>(Billboard) —</b> In the 1980s, the awards show that kicked off the events of Fan Fair week was The Music City News Awards. Regardless of what trends were happening in the industry, the fans had their favorites -- and most years it was The Statler Brothers.<p>Fast forward three decades, and Fan Fair is …

Country Music