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Trump urges Qatar resolution in call with Egypt's Sisi

The president discussed the ongoing dispute between Qatar and its neighbors with Egypt's president on Wednesday, the White House said, again calling on the involved nations to resolve their conflict.<p>In a readout of an Air Force One call between President Donald Trump and Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the …

White House blames Obama for failing to stop Russia collusion

By Ashley Parker<p>Ashley Parker<p>White House reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The White House blamed the Obama administration Sunday for failing to tackle possible Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election, sticking with a new strategy to fault President Trump's predecessor for an issue currently …

Obama Administration

Uber’s CEO Leaves, but Its Battles Won’t Go Away

Co-founder Travis Kalanick departs, but car-hailing company’s challenges remain<p>The resignation of Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Travis Kalanick may do little immediately to alleviate the scrutiny the car-hailing company has attracted over its hard-driving image around the world.<p>Uber for …

Autonomous Cars

N. Korea didn’t test a nuclear weapon, but it did try to launch another missile

North Korea held a huge military parade to mark the 105th birthday of its founder Kim Il Sung and displayed a series of new and technologically advanced missiles in front of leader Kim Jong Un.<p>North Korea held a huge military parade to mark the 105th birthday of its founder Kim Il Sung and …

North Korea

Facebook is turning into a confusing social nightmare

Facebook! It's a confusing mess these days.<p>The network, in its efforts to become a bit more socialagain, has drowned users in new features, tests and …

Social Media

The Modeling Industry: What Photographers Need to Know

I think it’s fair to say that most photographers will, at some point in their career, have to work with models at least once—whether you’re a still …

Trump's Syria Strike Was Unconstitutional and Unwise

The military intervention solved nothing, while bypassing Congress, betraying the president’s non-interventionist supporters, and highlighting his hypocrisy.<p>Early the morning of August 21, 2013, six densely populated neighborhoods in Syria “were jolted awake by a series of explosions, followed by …

Trump tells conservative gathering that his supporters are the GOP’s future

The Conservative Political Action Conference is an annual gathering of conservative politicians, journalists and celebrities.<p>The Conservative Political Action Conference is an annual gathering of conservative politicians, journalists and celebrities.<p>By John Wagner and<p>John Wagner<p>National reporter …

Donald Trump

Lance Stephenson looks to inspire us all with a stolen Michael Jordan quote

Lance Stephenson signed a 10-day contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier this month then suffered an ankle injury.<p>He hasn’t lost his sense of humor.<p>On Tuesday, Stephenson shared an inspirational quote on Instagram about failure leading to success. The quote was attributed to Stephenson. It …

Michael Jordan

Latest NBA trade deadline rumors, news: Mavs get Noel; Paul George stays put

A roundup of the latest talk around the trade deadline<p>The NBA trade deadline has come and gone, and none of the big names that were on the table …

J. Cole Announces World Tour

J. Cole has announced a massive world tour behind last year’s album <i>4 Your Eyez Only</i>. The newly announced dates include shows across the United States, as well as concerts in Europe and Australia. The tour kicks off on June 1 in Columbia, South Carolina. <i>4 Your Eyez Only</i> topped the charts in the U.S. …

Why Jay Z's New Venture Fund Should Come As No Surprise

Jay Z has decided to start a venture capital fund that will target seed-stage tech startups, according to a report released earlier today. The mogul is said to be partnering with Jay Brown, the president of Roc Nation, and Sherpa Capital, the firm cofounded by FORBES cover star Shervin Pishevar.<p>The …

Alex Rodriguez ended his controversial playing career with no controversy whatsoever

TAMPA — Alex Rodriguez keeps a baseball bat in his office, but he no longer needs a baseball bat for work. The 41-year-old confirmed on Tuesday at Yankees camp that his playing career is over, stating that he has “zero” interest in returning to the field after finishing his Yankees career on Aug. …

The Latest: Obama official blasts Trump transgender plans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):<p>7:20 p.m.<p>The former head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division is …

NASA scientists propose to make Pluto a planet again

Alan Stern has never been happy with Pluto’s demotion to dwarf planet. Principal investigator of NASA’s New Horizons mission, he told Gizmodo the …

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak, exec Jim Buss relieved of duties as Magic Johnson takes over basketball operations

On one of the most dramatic days in the history of the Lakers, the woman at the center of it all made drastic changes Tuesday aiming to help resuscitate the team.<p>Jeanie Buss, the Lakers' governor and president, fired her brother, Jim Buss, the head of basketball operations.<p>She fired general manager …

Instagram Photographer Hot.Kenobi Uses Action Figures to Create a Humorous, Surreal Universe

Japanese Instagram photographer hot.kenobi has earned almost 47,000 followers who take pleasure and a bit of escapism in the humorous, surreal images …

Comic Books

‘With Such a People You Can Then Do What You Please’

Trump’s attacks on the free press don’t just threaten the media—they undermine the public’s capacity to think, act, and defend democracy.<p>Are Donald Trump’s latest attacks on the press really that bad? Are they that out-of-the-ordinary, given the famous record of complaints nearly all his …

Amal Clooney Debuts Her Baby Bump in a Red Hot Look

Say hello to Amal Clooney's chic maternity style!<p>After it was confirmed earlier this month that George Clooney and his wife are expecting twins, we …

LeGarrette Blount one-ups Tom Brady, says 'I feel like I could play 100 more years'

Blount is about to hit free agency, but the running back would love to stay in New England<p>If you told us Tom Brady was from another planet, we’d have …

Nasa announces press conference on 'discovery beyond our solar system'

Nasawill hold a press conference on Wednesday to present a "discovery beyond our solar system," leading to speculation that the announcement will involve planets capable of sustaining life.<p>The agency has offered no details on the upcoming presentation other than that it will involve …

This Ancient Sea Creature Is So Messed Up, Scientists Can't Stop Arguing Over It

What is this madness?<p>Last year, scientists declared a decades-old mystery solved - that bizarre monstrosity you see in the image above had for years …

How Fat Joe and Remy Ma went 'All the Way Up' with their new album

When Remy Ma took the stage at the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena last May, she didn’t understand why everyone was cheering. The rapper was making a …

Houston police classifying Tom Brady's stolen jersey, valued at $500K, as a felony

Maybe the police are taking the jersey theft more seriously than though<p>The Houston Police Department has said it isn’t taking the alleged theft of …

Exclusive: Facebook in talks to live stream one MLB game per week - sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer more live sports, according to two people familiar with the situation.<p>Jul 26, 2016; …