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New T-Mobile upgrade may boost your coverage—if you have the right phone

T-Mobile's 600MHz available in 32 states, filling LTE gaps outside big cities.<p>It's been a little more than a year since T-Mobile USA bought enough …

Trump Talks for 28 Minutes on Bill Named for John McCain. Not Mentioned: McCain.

WASHINGTON — If President Trump had wanted to make a gracious mention of John McCain, the ailing Republican senator from Arizona, he could have done it on Monday, when the president signed the $716 billion military spending bill named in Mr. McCain’s honor.<p>He didn’t.<p>Standing in front of soldiers …

Military Spending

Maryland coach DJ Durkin placed on leave as school investigates football team's culture

Maryland announced Saturday it is placing football coach DJ Durkin on leave as it investigates "allegations of inappropriate behavior" raised in a recent ESPN report.<p>Friday's article alleges there is a toxic culture of intimidation and humiliation created by Durkin and members of his …

Student Athletes

20 Marvel Characters, Summed Up By "The Office" Quotes

"Lord, beer me strength." —Jim Halpert, but also Thor

Black Panther

China says U.S. farmers may never regain market share lost in trade war

<i>This story is being published by POLITICO as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp.com on Aug. 11, 2018</i><p>China can easily find other countries to buy agricultural goods from instead of the U.S., its vice agriculture minister said, warning that …

China

Qanon: Man Arrested for Threatening to Kill Trump Was A Believer: Report

Jeffrey Gardner Boyd, the man charged with allegedly threatening to kill President Donald Trump and members of his family, repeatedly spoke about the …

‘I won’t go in:’ Frightening video captures teenage girl shoved off bridge, plunging 60 feet into river below

<i>Warning: This video is frightening.</i><p>The bridge at Moulton Falls, a scenic, forested park in Washington state about 40 miles north of Portland, Ore., looms 60 feet above the water. Large rocks jut out along the river’s shore. A sign says that diving from the bridge is prohibited.<p>But that doesn’t stop …

Washington State

An 11-Year-Old Changed The Results Of Florida's Presidential Vote At A Hacker Convention. Discuss.

Election hackers have spent years trying to bring attention to flaws in election equipment. But with the world finally watching at DEFCON, the …

Florida

How the Klansman who shot toward a black man in Charlottesville ended up at the African-American Museum

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Staring at a black man in Charlottesville a year ago, Richard Preston took out his gun and fired. Now he, an imperial wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, is being stared at by a crowd of black people at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.<p>He walks past a long line …

Black History

Astronaut Mark Kelly says Trump's plan to create a Space Force 'is a dumb idea'

President Donald Trump and his administration are angling to create a Space Force, a sixth branch of the military that sounds straight out of a sci-fi movie.<p>On Tuesday, Vice President Mike Pence set a deadline for its creation: "Our administration will soon take action to implement these …

Space Exploration

The founder of Silk Road is dictating tweets from the prison where he's serving life — and he's convinced 55,000 people to sign his petition for clemency

Ross Ulbricht, the founder of the dark web marketplace Silk Road, is dictating messages from prison that his family are delivering to the outside world via Twitter.<p>The Twitter account @RealRossU was opened in June and sent its first tweet on July 19. The tweet linked to a handwritten note posted on …

Silk Road

Judge holds former Roger Stone aide in contempt for refusing to testify: report

An associate of Roger StoneRoger Jason StoneMueller to subpoena Roger Stone-Wikileaks connection: report Michael Moore calls Trump ‘the last …

Donald Trump

New Details About Wilbur Ross’ Business Point To Pattern Of Grifting

A<p><b>multimillion-dollar</b> lawsuit has been quietly making its way through the New York State court system over the last three years, pitting a private equity manager named David Storper against his former boss: Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. The pair worked side by side for more than a decade, …

Corruption

Superman Actress Margot Kidder’s Death Ruled a Suicide

(HELENA, Mont.) — “Superman” actress Margot Kidder’s death has been ruled a suicide, and her daughter said Wednesday it’s a relief to finally have …

Mental Disorders

Omarosa secretly recorded Trump: report

Omarosa Manigault-Newman, a former aide to President TrumpDonald John TrumpFive takeaways from Ohio's too-close-to-call special election Mar-a-Lago …

LSAT prep test publisher to remove questions calling Trump 'unfit,' tax cheat: report

The publisher of an LSAT Prep Book is removing disparaging references to President TrumpDonald John TrumpLeBron James to produce documentary series …

Fundraise or 'look for a job,' Republicans warn after close election races

(Reuters) - As Republican candidates backed by President Donald Trump clung to small leads in closely watched races in Ohio and Kansas on Wednesday, nervousness grew in Republican circles about their ability to continue extending millions of dollars in aid to candidates in November's Congressional …

Government

Elon Musk says taking Tesla private is 'best path,' shares jump

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday he is considering taking Tesla Inc private in what would be the largest deal of its type, moving the electric car maker out of the glare of Wall Street as it goes through a period of rapid growth under tight financial …

Tesla

Malaysia’s Former Prime Minister Najib Razak Charged With Money Laundering

(KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia) — Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with three counts of money laundering related to the alleged …

Money Laundering

Beyoncé’s Vogue cover is historic but not iconic

Beyoncé’s latest Vogue cover has been birthed into the world, and it is lovely. Which is a compliment. It’s historic, because it’s the first cover shot by an African American photographer.<p>As a fashion image, it’s neither surprising nor particularly memorable. After all, giant floral headdresses are …

Anna Wintour

Jared Kushner’s newspaper scrubbed stories unfavorable to his friends, ex-worker claims

The newspaper articles seemed rather meaningless.<p>Three were about New York City landlords and another was about a purchase of an apartment in a chic Manhattan neighborhood by an NBA official, their URLs showed. But all became inherently consequential after they were removed at the behest of Jared …

Jared Kushner

NCAA announces new rule changes allowing 'elite' high school seniors to hire agents

The NCAA unveiled significant rule changes Wednesday aimed at cleaning up college basketball that will include “elite” high school seniors having the ability to hire agents and underclassmen having the ability to return to college if they enter the NBA draft but aren’t selected.<p>The NCAA also took …

College Football

Paul Manafort trial: Rick Gates admits padding expenses to pay for mistress, may have bilked inaugural committee

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Paul Manafort’s attorneys took direct aim at the credibility of the government’s star witness in the fraud trial of the former Trump campaign chairman Tuesday, confronting Rick Gates with millions of dollars in questionable expenses that in part financed a secret relationship with …

Paul Manafort

I tested out furniture from Amazon's new private-label brands — and the quality is surprisingly comparable to my higher-end furniture

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Rivet's mid-century modern furniture is composed, elegant, and affordable. Amazon<p>I remember the days when Amazon only sold books. I was …

Mid-Century modern

Former Trump aide Sam Nunberg just did a 180 on his stance on Trump's knowledge of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here»</i><p>Sam Nunberg, a former aide on the Trump campaign, did a complete reversal Sunday regarding his stance on what President Donald Trump, then a candidate, knew about a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower between top campaign officials and a …

Donald Trump

Trump rants about Michael Cohen, the 'fake news,' and border security in wayward Sunday morning tweetstorm

President Donald Trump spent Sunday morning tweeting about a hodgepodge of issues that were in the news this week.<p>Trump blasted out ten tweets between 7:30 a.m. ET and about 9:15 a.m. ET, which touched on a series of issues from border security to the unemployment rates to recent revelations about …

Donald Trump

YouTube is dangling 6-figure checks in front of its biggest stars as new competition emerges from Instagram

YouTube is flashing the cash to keep its big names happy. And some media insiders see it as a way to stifle Instagram's fledgling video hub, IGTV, before it gets any traction.<p>The Alphabet-owned video platform has been dangling sizable checks to several of its top stars — like the hugely popular …

Livestreaming

‎Read the Key Black Panther Comics : App Store Story

Meet the Democrats who voted to defend ICE

One of the many advantages of being the majority party in the House is the ability to make the minority party furious. That was the play behind Wednesday’s resolution to support Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a nonbinding measure meant entirely to embarrass Democrats, because some of their …

ICE

'Brady Bunch' house for sale for nearly $1.9M

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The home featured in the opening and closing scenes of "The Brady Bunch" is for sale for $1.885 million.<p>Records show George and Violet McCallister bought the two-bedroom, three-bathroom split-level home in the Studio City neighborhood of Los Angeles in 1973 for $61,000.<p>Real …

Los Angeles