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Gunmaker Shares Climb After Mass Shooting In Orlando

Shares of two publicly traded gun manufacturers grew in early trading on Monday, a day after the worst mass shooting in U.S. history resulted in 50 …

Supreme Court rules against Puerto Rico in debt case

The Supreme Court says Puerto Rico can't restructure the debt of its financially ailing public utilities to help overcome a decade-long economic crisis.<p>The 5-2 ruling Monday means the U.S. territory must wait for Congress to pass debt-relief legislation to help ease its fiscal woes.<p>The justices …

Stocks Falter as Investors Fret About Global Growth

Investors are awaiting central bank meetings this week by the Federal Reserve, Bank of Japan and Bank of England<p>U.S. stocks fell Monday following steep declines in Europe and Asia that came amid fresh jitters about the world’s economy.<p>Falling government bond yields and a strengthening yen …

Stock Markets

A repeat NBA title now just 1 win away for Golden State

CLEVELAND (AP) — Golden State has now won 88 games this season, when factoring in the regular season and the playoffs. That's another NBA record to …

Basketball

James loses his cool as Cavaliers pushed to the brink | Reuters

(Reuters) - With his latest tilt at a third NBA title seemingly slipping away with Friday’s Game Four defeat to Golden State, Cleveland’s LeBron James allowed his frustrations to boil over onto the court.<p>Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) looks on during a press conference after game …

5 Keys That Will Decide Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals

The next 2016 NBA Finals game decided by single digits will be the first. And yet, this is still a series for the history books.<p>The Golden State Warriors made a pair of entries during their 108-97 Game 4 win Friday, hitting a Finals-record 17 threes and picking up their unprecedented 88th win of …

Basketball

Creator closes out Triple Crown with upset in Belmont Stakes

Euro 2016: Russia, England threatened with disqualification over violence

<b>(CNN) —</b> Russia and England could be kicked out of the Euro 2016 championship if their supporters are involved in further acts of violence at the tournament, UEFA has warned.<p>UEFA's executive committee told the football associations of both countries Sunday that their teams could face further …

Soccer

Trump dumps presidential style to lambast Elizabeth Warren as 'Pocahontas'

Donald Trump’s general election pivot didn’t last very long.<p>After giving two speeches with teleprompters this week, Trump returned to his unscripted style in a rally in Richmond, Virginia on Friday. In a barely one-third-full arena, he repeatedly called Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas”, attacked …

Donald Trump

Libyan forces taking back ISIS stronghold

<b>(CNN) —</b> Libyan forces have retaken parts of Sirte from ISIS militants, gaining ground in the extremist group's most significant stronghold outside Syria and Iraq, according to a Libyan military group.<p>ISIS on Europe's doorstep<p>However, Libyan forces encountered fierce resistance Sunday, which …

Al-Qaeda

Two Deadly Blasts Near Holy Shrine Outside Damascus Kill At Least 12 People

At least 12 people were killed and 55 injured in twin bombings near a revered shrine outside Syria's capital Damascus, Syrian state media reports.<p>The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attacks via its Aamaq news agency but says there were actually three suicide bombings, …

Middle East

What to expect from Apple's WWDC keynote next week

Apple's grand convocation of geeks -- also known as the Worldwide Developers Conference -- is set to kick off next Monday smack in the heart of San Francisco. We'll be liveblogging the keynote starting at 1 PM Eastern/10 AM Pacific, but really, who wants to go into a situation like this blind? No …

Apple

Disney CEO: U.S. taxes are 'too high' and 'ridiculously complex'

Disney CEO Bob Iger thinks companies -- including his -- are simply paying too much in tax to Uncle Sam.<p>Iger told CNNMoney on Thursday that high corporate tax rates in the U.S. are "anti-competitive," and described the country's tax system as "ridiculously complex."<p>"It doesn't mean that a company …

Bernie Sanders

Annual Osprey Migration to Scotland: Pictures

Scotland

Big Night for Clinton, Trump: Pictures

Warriors Crush Cavs in Game 2: Pictures

Trainers

Holy Month of Ramadan Begins for Muslims: Pictures

How Muhammad Ali gave a doctor 'the gift of courage'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Muhammad Ali didn't like air conditioning.<p>So when he traveled in a car through the streets of Phoenix one March day in 2001, he asked the man driving to roll down the windows.<p>Then he asked him to get in the far left lane.<p>Parkinson's disease had taken its toll, and the heavyweight champion …

Boxing

Excess capacity in Chinese economy distorting world markets, says Jack Lew

China’s excess industrial capacity will have a “corrosive” impact on its future growth and efficiency unless it is reduced, US Treasury secretary Jack Lew said on Sunday, adding that it was also causing distortions in global markets.<p>Lew, speaking to students in Beijing, made the remarks ahead of …

China

Eyes on Yellen for rate-hike signals after payroll data shocks | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - Investors will be looking for signals from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen this week about the U.S. central bank’s next rate move after shockingly weak payroll data all but killed off chances for a hike this month.<p>Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Radcliffe …

Behind the Greatest Photo of Muhammad Ali Ever Taken

So much of great photography is being in the right spot at the right moment. That was what it was like for Sports Illustrated photographer Neil …

LeBron James Comments on Muhammad Ali

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died Friday night at a hospital in Phoenix at the age of 74, and athletes around the world have chimed in on his everlasting legacy since the news broke.<p>Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is among those who took time to reflect on the heavyweight champion's …

Boxing

Obama, Entertainers, and Athletes Pay Tribute to Muhammad Ali

Luminaries from all worlds celebrated the man known simply as “The Greatest.”<p>Tributes to Muhammad Ali have been pouring in following the former boxer’s death on Friday at the age of 74.<p>“Muhammad Ali was The Greatest. Period,” <b>President Barack Obama</b> wrote in a statement. “If you asked him, he’d tell …

Harvard Scientist Engineers Bacterium That Inhales CO2, Produces Energy -- A 'Bionic Leaf'

The chemist who gave us the artificial leaf has genetically engineered bacteria to absorb hydrogen and carbon dioxide and convert them into alcohol fuel.<p>When Harvard Professor of Energy Daniel G. Nocera announced he was working with bacteria last year, other scientists cautioned it would be …

University of Chicago

Meet Zenbo, the Asus robot that costs no more than a smartphone

The Taiwanese electronics manufacture Asus has unveiled a home robot called Zenbo that can talk, control your home and provide assistance when needed – all for the cost of a top-end smartphone.<p>The $599 (£410) robot rolls around on two wheels in the shape of a vacuum cleaner ball with cameras an …

Robotics

2016 Internet Trends Report

The 2016 edition of Mary Meeker's annual Internet Trends report covers today's Internet growth and an in-depth look at the following:<p>• Global Internet users have surpassed 3B; India has supplanted the US as the world’s second-largest Internet market.<p>• Internet user growth remains consistent (led by …

Internet of Things

New rumors corroborate Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 launch in August as image renders surface [Video]

The rumor mill for Samsung‘s next flagship seems to be unstoppable. Be it for its size, specs or configurations, it is undoubted that the Galaxy Note 6 — or Note 7, as we have now come to expect it — is polarizing a lot of interest.<p>Today, thanks to two of the most famous leakers in the tech space, …

Facebook is giving its Notify news app the boot

Facebook is giving up on its attempt to be your go-to news outlet. Just seven months after it made its initial debut, the standalone Notify app, which provided push notifications for breaking news, is no more.<p>“Thanks for using Notify,” reads the notification delivered to users this morning. “We’re …

Apps

Serbian church fights to take Nikola Tesla's ashes from museum

A long-running dispute in Belgrade over what should be done with the remains of Nikola Tesla, one of the world’s greatest inventors, has flared up again after the Serbian Orthodox church reiterated its demand for his ashes to be moved to a cathedral.<p>The ashes of the man who developed, among other …

Tesla