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NSA leader creates task force to fight Russian cyberattacks

The President might have claimed that Russia stopped hacking the US, but intelligence officials know otherwise -- and they're stepping up their fight against the ongoing threat. Recently installed NSA and Cyber Command chief Paul Nakasone has created a dedicated task force (the Russia Small Group) …

Cyber-attacks

Chinese company could compete with Samsung on OLED iPhone screens

One of the most important components of the 2018 iPhone could be produced by a company with very strong ties to the Chinese government.<p>BOE Technology Group already makes some LCD screens for Apple, but also wants to manufacture OLED displays used in flagship iPhone models.<p>If it’s successful at …

IPhone 7

Kemp goes deep twice, Dodgers blow out Brewers 11-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are a hit at the plate with new shortstop Manny Machado.<p>Matt Kemp could be the biggest beneficiary in what was already a potent lineup.<p>Kemp hit two solo homers and Machado drove in his first run since joining the Dodgers, who pounded out 15 hits in an 11-2 …

Los Angeles

Christian Pulisic Scores Twice as Dortmund Beat Liverpool 3-1 at 2018 ICC

Christian Pulisic scored twice on Sunday as Borussia Dortmund came from behind to beat Liverpool 3-1 in the International Champions Cup at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.<p>Virgil van Dijk opened the scoring with a first-half header, but the American cancelled it out with a …

Soccer

Person Close to Kawhi Leonard Predicts He'll 'Fall in Love' with Toronto Raptors

Kawhi Leonard may be with the Toronto Raptors for more than just the 2018-19 season after all.<p>Mark Zeigler of the <i>San Diego Union-Tribune</i> wrote the following in his Sunday column: "Here's what someone who knows Leonard as well as anybody told me privately: 'He's going to fall in love with …

NBA

Report: Bobby Knight Ripped Donald Trump's Proposed Wall in 2016 Meeting

College basketball coaching legend Bob Knight is a fan of President Donald Trump. He stumped for him on the campaign trail in the state of Indiana and supported him during his race against Hillary Clinton.<p>The one spot they disagree on, however, is Trump's proposed border wall.<p>"But really the one …

Donald Trump

Cuddle Up! Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Pack on the PDA in Affectionate Couple Photo

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott aren’t afraid of packing on the PDA.<p>Following Scott’s performance at Lollapalooza Paris on Saturday, the rapper shared …

Kylie Jenner

Jenna Jameson Credits Ketogenic Diet For 45-Pound Weight Loss

"I cut out bread, pasta, potatoes, rice, all refined sugar," the former adult entertainer said.<p>Former porn star Jenna Jameson credits the low-carb, …

Weight Loss

Taylor Swift Baked BFF Selena Gomez a Cake Across The Country

<b>Taylor Swift</b> is proving to be the ultimate friend!<p>The 28-year-old baked a special cake for BFF <b>Selena Gomez</b>‘s 26th birthday on Sunday (July 22), all …

Filmmaking

Tekashi69 Asks Nicki Minaj If She Still Loves Him After Getting ‘Beat Up’ & Thanks His Fans

Tekashi69 is showing his gratitude to fans for their support following his getting kidnapped & pistol-whipped… and he’s also asking Nicki Minaj a …

Nicki Minaj

Husband of celebrity chef Paula Deen wins Hemingway contest

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — After eight previous tries, the husband of celebrity chef Paula Deen has won the Hemingway Look-Alike Contest held in the city where writer Ernest Hemingway lived and wrote during the 1930s.<p>Michael Groover won the contest held on Saturday at Sloppy Joe's Bar, which is where …

Key West

Lawmakers, Lobbyists and the Administration Join Forces to Overhaul the Endangered Species Act

WASHINGTON — The Endangered Species Act, which for 45 years has safeguarded fragile wildlife while blocking ranching, logging and oil drilling on protected habitats, is coming under attack from lawmakers, the White House and industry on a scale not seen in decades, driven partly by fears that the …

Endangered Species

Portugal Dared to Cast Aside Austerity. It’s Having a Major Revival.

LISBON — Ramón Rivera had barely gotten his olive oil business started in the sun-swept Algarve region of Portugal when Europe’s debt crisis struck. The economy crumbled, wages were cut, and unemployment doubled. The government in Lisbon had to accept a humiliating international bailout.<p>But as the …

Economics

Merkel hopes for trade deal amid Trump's tariffs threat

Not every foreign leader is eager to play hardball with Trump. The Germans, in particular, are much more inclined to compromise. Angela Merkel badly …

Tariffs

Risks pile up for Trump as Manafort heads to trial

The president's former campaign chairman is set to be the first to go before a jury in the Mueller investigation.<p>The first trial prosecuted by special counsel Robert Mueller will offer the clearest public view yet of what his investigators have on President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, …

Donald Trump

People killed in duck boat tragedy weren't wearing life jackets when found, source says

<b>Branson, Missouri (CNN) —</b> The 17 people who died in the duck boat tragedy last week in southwestern Missouri were not wearing life jackets when found, a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN Sunday.<p>The Ride the Ducks Branson amphibious vessel had 31 people on board when it set sail …

Ride the Ducks

Dow Futures: Alphabet, Just Below A Buy Point, Kicks Off Big Internet Earnings

Dow futures rose slightly Sunday, along with S&P 500 and Nasdaq futures, ahead a huge week for earnings. <b>Alphabet</b> (GOOGL) on Monday kicks off a busy …

Investing

Michael Avenatti bumped into Michael Cohen at a restaurant in NYC, and now thinks Cohen 'is ready to tell the truth' about Trump

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former longtime lawyer, and Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels, happened to bump into each other at a swanky Upper East Side restaurant in Manhattan last week.<p>And it could be the beginning of an unlikely partnership.<p>When Avenatti …

Donald Trump

Elon Musk, artist settle copyright row over tooting unicorn

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and an artist have settled a row over a farting unicorn.<p>Musk in February tweeted a photo of a mug made by Colorado potter Tom Edwards that showed a tooting unicorn powering an electric vehicle. Edwards initially thanked Musk for the exposure.<p>But the artist got upset …

Elon Musk

Uber drivers could soon be considered Uber employees, and that could get expensive

Uber drivers may finally be recognized as official Uber employees — and that could be uber-costly.<p>Officials in New York have ultimately ruled in …

New York State

Boston Celtics under more pressure from teammates than opponents

The Boston Celtic will be under more pressure rom their teammates than their opponents this season<p>One of the best parts of this Boston Celtics team …

NBA

Giants wrap up draft class, sign R.J. McIntosh

Getty Images<p>The Giants took care of their first pick earlier today, and just announced they had wrapped up their draft class by signing fifth-rounder …

NBCUniversal

Giuliana Rancic Shares Sweet Photo Of Son Duke, Lists Three Things She ‘Can’t Get Enough Of’

It’s no secret that Giuliana Rancic absolutely loves her son, Duke. Fans who follower her on Instagram know that it is not uncommon for the TV …

Giuliana Rancic

‘Who Is America?’ Offers eBay Sale Of Signed Dick Cheney Waterboarding Kit

Even if ratings haven’t been fantastic for Sacha Baron Cohen’s new show, <i>Who Is America?</i>, it has scored big in one aspect – its ability to generate …

Amnesty International

Trump-Russia investigation: See the 270 people connected to the probes

Emin Agalarov<p>M C<p>Russian pop star who organized June 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Trump aides and family members. He met Donald Trump when his father Aras Agalarov hosted Trump’s 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow. Trump appeared in his music video.<p>Associations Russian, Campaign<p>Subplots Russia …

Donald Trump

DOJ releases docs related to surveillance of former Trump campaign aide Carter Page

The newly released documents, that were previously top secret, claim that Page was recruited by the Russian government.

Surveillance

The halftime speech that missed its mark

This site uses cookies to enhance your reading experience. By using this site, you consent to our use of cookies.Okay<p>Latest Stories<p>4 mins ago / …

Donald Trump

Inside the Kavanaugh campaign

On Monday, the right's deepest-pocketed judicial group will launch the latest phase of its campaign to pressure key Democratic senators to confirm …

Government

Behind the podium: "He wanted me to repeat his answers verbatim"

Here's a fresh window into his media mind, in this exclusive preview from Sean Spicer's book, The Briefing: Politics, The Press, and The President …

Donald Trump

Behind the scenes: Trump's TV guy

In the early evening of July 9th, Donald Trump stood in the gold draped East Room of the White House with a small group of senior advisers to …

Donald Trump