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Chicago police: Video shows man killed by officer was armed

USA Today2018-07-15 20:56:26+00:00

Chicago police: Video shows man killed by officer was armed Author:
Video from nearby surveillance cameras and body cameras worn by Chicago officers indicate that a man fatally shot by police Saturday night was armed with a handgun, police said Sunday. The man was identified Sunday as Harith Augustus, 37, according to the Coo… ...Read full article

Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit

Associated Press2018-07-15 20:46:04

Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit Author: JILL COLVIN
HELSINKI (AP) — President Donald Trump named the European Union as a top adversary of the United States and denounced the news media as the "enemy of the people" before arriving in Helsinki on Sunday on the eve of his high-stakes summit with Russia's Vladimir… ...Read full article

Syrian state media: Israeli rockets strike military position near Aleppo

Reuters2018-07-15 20:36:19

Syrian state media: Israeli rockets strike military position near Aleppo Author: Reuters Editorial
Syrian state media said on Sunday that Israeli rockets had hit a Syrian military position near Nairab airport on the outskirts of the city of Aleppo. ...Read full article

1 police officer killed in Weymouth, Mass., 3 hurt in Kansas City, Mo., in separate shootings

USA Today2018-07-15 20:35:18+00:00

1 police officer killed in Weymouth, Mass., 3 hurt in Kansas City, Mo., in separate shootings Author:
One police officer was killed in Massachusetts and three others were wounded in Missouri in separate shootings Sunday. The incidents come as tensions soared in Chicago over a police-involved shooting. ...Read full article

Trump calls European Union a 'foe'

USA Today2018-07-15 20:28:45+00:00

Trump calls European Union a 'foe' Author:
The European Union is a "foe" of the United States because of a "what they do to us in trade," President Donald Trump said Sunday. In an interview at his golf club in Turnberry, Scotland, with CBS Evening News anchor Jeff Glor, Trump also said the U.S has man… ...Read full article

Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup

Associated Press2018-07-15 20:28:12

Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup Author: JAMES ELLINGWORTH
MOSCOW (AP) — Protest group Pussy Riot, long a thorn in Vladimir Putin's side, claimed responsibility Sunday for four people who brought the World Cup final to a brief halt by running onto the field dressed in police uniforms as the Russian president and a gl… ...Read full article

Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

Associated Press2018-07-15 20:25:16

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police shot and killed a man Sunday suspected of shooting and wounding three Kansas City police officers, authorities said. The suspect died Sunday afternoon after barricading himself in a house in the southeast part of the city. He em… ...Read full article

Mental strength paid off for France, says Deschamps

Reuters2018-07-15 20:24:45

Mental strength paid off for France, says Deschamps Author: Karolos Grohmann
France managed to overcome mistakes and imperfections in their World Cup final victory over Croatia with sheer mental strength to lift the trophy for the second time, coach Didier Deschamps said on Sunday. ...Read full article

You're paying for Trump to promote his golf courses

CNN2018-07-15 20:23:08.3596133

You're paying for Trump to promote his golf courses Author: Dean Obeidallah
Dean Obeidallah writes that if Trump wants to repeatedly promote his businesses and properties, he should do it on his own dime -- not the taxpayer's. ...Read full article

Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

Associated Press2018-07-15 20:17:17

Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed Author: DON BABWIN
CHICAGO (AP) — Footage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a black man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday. Police described the video and said they w… ...Read full article

The Latest: Macron makes the most of France's World Cup win

Associated Press2018-07-15 20:12:25

The Latest: Macron makes the most of France's World Cup win Author:
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Sunday at the World Cup (all times local): 11 p.m. In a World Cup final stadium packed with presidents, none had more fun than Emmanuel Macron. The French president joined the victorious Les Bleus in their Luzhniki Stadium locker r… ...Read full article

Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought

Reuters2018-07-15 20:12:09

Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought Author: Martyn Herman
Novak Djokovic proved conclusively he remains one of the biggest beasts in men's tennis by outplaying South African giant Kevin Anderson to claim a fourth Wimbledon title on Sunday. ...Read full article

France lifts second World Cup after classic final

Reuters2018-07-15 20:10:40

France lifts second World Cup after classic final Author: Mitch Phillips
France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday as a 4-2 victory over Croatia in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended the battling outsiders' dreams of a first title. ...Read full article

Nearly-man Anderson takes another giant stride on major stage

Reuters2018-07-15 20:09:42

Nearly-man Anderson takes another giant stride on major stage Author: Pritha Sarkar
It was a case of "Kevin who?" 10 months ago when South African beanpole Kevin Anderson made it all the way into his first major final at the U.S. Open last year. ...Read full article

Trump-Putin meeting: What to expect

Al Jazeera English2018-07-15 20:07:04.1241013

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Theresa May faces rebellion from Brexit hardliners in customs bill vote

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 20:05:02

Theresa May faces rebellion from Brexit hardliners in customs bill vote Author: Dan Sabbagh
Hard Brexit supporters led by Jacob Rees-Mogg may trigger no-confidence vote in days ...Read full article

Former Rep. Joe Walsh explains how 'Who Is America?' star Sacha Baron Cohen duped him

Fox News2018-07-15 20:00:00+00:00

Former Rep. Joe Walsh explains how 'Who Is America?' star Sacha Baron Cohen duped him Author: Fox News
Former Illinois congressman Joe Walsh joined a growing list of conservative politicians in blasting comedian Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime series “Who Is America?” after Walsh got duped into supporting a fake program in Israel to arm 4-year-old children wi… ...Read full article

Factbox: FIFA awards for 2018 World Cup

Reuters2018-07-15 19:57:16

Factbox: FIFA awards for 2018 World Cup Author: Reuters Editorial
FIFA awards for the 2018 World Cup: ...Read full article

Putin wants to pull a fast one on Trump

CNN2018-07-15 19:53:06.6633557

Putin wants to pull a fast one on Trump Author: Samantha Vinograd
In her presidential weekly briefing, Samantha Vinograd writes how President Donald Trump can and should avoid manipulation by Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki. ...Read full article

Anti-Kremlin protesters invade pitch during World Cup final

Reuters2018-07-15 19:39:05

Anti-Kremlin protesters invade pitch during World Cup final Author: Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber
The World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday was briefly interrupted when three intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot ran onto the pitch before being hauled off by stewards. ...Read full article

Trump- Putin meeting overshadowed by new indictments of Russians

MSNBC2018-07-15 19:38:06.0861139

Trump- Putin meeting overshadowed by new indictments of Russians Author: MSNBC
Donald Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin is being overshadowed by the latest indictments in the Robert Mueller probe of 12 Russians for 2016 election meddling. Joy Reid and her panel discuss whether the president and other Republicans are taking these indic… ...Read full article

Trump lands in Helsinki ahead of Putin meeting

MSNBC2018-07-15 19:38:01.632995

Trump lands in Helsinki ahead of Putin meeting Author: MSNBC
President Trump landed in Helsinki, Finland, on Sunday ahead of his anticipated and controversial meeting with Russian President Putin on Monday. The president and first lady Melania Trump were seen disembarking Air Force One. ...Read full article

Five key topics that Trump, Putin are expected to discuss in major Helsinki summit

Fox News2018-07-15 19:30:00+00:00

Five key topics that Trump, Putin are expected to discuss in major Helsinki summit Author: Fox News
President Trump has arrived in Helsinki, Finland, ahead of a major summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying earlier in the weekend that he has "low expectations" but that "maybe some good" would come out of the meeting. ...Read full article

Novichok Inquiry in U.K. Turns to Russian Agency Cited in Mueller Indictments

The New York Times2018-07-15 19:29:55.018

Novichok Inquiry in U.K. Turns to Russian Agency Cited in Mueller Indictments Author: https://www.nytimes.com/by/ellen-barry, http://www.nytimes.com/by/michael-schwirtz, http://www.nytimes.com/by/eric-schmitt
The military intelligence service suspected of disrupting the 2016 presidential campaign in the U.S. may be behind the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in England. ...Read full article

On eve of Russia summit, Trump calls European Union 'a foe'

Reuters2018-07-15 19:28:49

On eve of Russia summit, Trump calls European Union 'a foe' Author: Jeff Mason
On the eve of his meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump rattled allies once more by labeling the European Union a "foe" with regard to trade. ...Read full article

Elon Musk taking heat for calling British diver who aided Thai cave rescue 'pedo' on Twitter

USA Today2018-07-15 19:18:08+00:00

Elon Musk taking heat for calling British diver who aided Thai cave rescue 'pedo' on Twitter Author:
The Tesla CEO hit back at critics who said his mini-sub would not have been practical for the rescue of the 12 Thai soccer players and their coach. ...Read full article

Elon Musk calls British diver in Thai cave rescue a 'pedo' in baseless attack

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 19:12:14

Elon Musk calls British diver in Thai cave rescue a 'pedo' in baseless attack Author: Sam Levin
Accusation directed on Twitter at Vern Unsworth, who called Tesla CEO’s offer of ‘mini-sub’ to help rescuer a ‘PR stunt’ ...Read full article

France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

Associated Press2018-07-15 19:11:47

France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2 Author: GRAHAM DUNBAR
MOSCOW (AP) — Sliding across the rain-soaked turf holding the World Cup trophy tight, teenager Kylian Mbappe and the rest of France's players acted like the youthful bunch they are. Nothing, not a Pussy Riot protest nor a postgame downpour that soaked Russian… ...Read full article

Fans in Paris, Zagreb revel in thrilling World Cup final

Al Jazeera English2018-07-15 19:11:00

Fans in Paris, Zagreb revel in thrilling World Cup final Author: Al Jazeera
While France fans went home the happiest, crowd gathered in Croatia's capital lauded the team's great show in Moscow. ...Read full article

How past presidents have handled Putin - CNN Video

CNN2018-07-15 19:00:08.0298284

How past presidents have handled Putin - CNN Video Author:
President Donald Trump will be the fourth US president to hold a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. CNN's Jake Tapper looks at how President Trump's predecessors handled their meetings with Putin. ...Read full article

'Like twins': Gaza mourns teenage boys killed in Israeli air raid

Al Jazeera English2018-07-15 18:58:00

'Like twins': Gaza mourns teenage boys killed in Israeli air raid Author: Farah Najjar
An Israeli air strike killed Luay Kaheel, 16 and Amir al-Nimra, 15 while they were playing on a rooftop of a building. ...Read full article

Man Arrested After Paraglider Unfurls Anti-Trump Banner at Scotland Resort

The New York Times2018-07-15 18:48:49.517

Man Arrested After Paraglider Unfurls Anti-Trump Banner at Scotland Resort Author: http://www.nytimes.com/by/yonette-joseph
Footage on the website of Greenpeace U.K. showed a paraglider with a banner that read, “Trump Well Below Par” as President Trump arrived. ...Read full article

With Putin, Trump insists he'll be 'different'

CNN2018-07-15 18:45:09.024888

With Putin, Trump insists he'll be 'different' Author: Jeff Zeleny, Senior White House Correspondent
Vladimir Putin has stood the test of time through four American presidents, but from Donald Trump he is looking for one thing in particular: to be elevated on the world stage, away from global isolation. ...Read full article

Firefighters tackle large grass fire in east London

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 18:45:09

Firefighters tackle large grass fire in east London Author: Mattha Busby
Forty fire engines called to blaze on Wanstead Flats as smoke billows over capital ...Read full article

World Cup final reaction

Reuters2018-07-15 18:43:10

World Cup final reaction Author: Reuters Editorial
Reaction after France beat Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final on Sunday: ...Read full article

Boeing 'concerns' over US-China trade row

BBC News2018-07-15 18:35:20

Boeing 'concerns' over US-China trade row Author: BBC News
The head of US aerospace giant Boeing warns of potential damage of growing US-China trade row. ...Read full article

Trump arrives in Helsinki ahead of Putin meeting

The Hill2018-07-15 18:33:21

Trump arrives in Helsinki ahead of Putin meeting Author: Brett Samuels
President Trump landed in Helsinki, Finland, on Sunday just hours ahead of his highly anticipated meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. ...Read full article

Plans Unveiled for Memorial at Site of Charleston Church Massacre

The New York Times2018-07-15 18:30:50.629

Plans Unveiled for Memorial at Site of Charleston Church Massacre Author: http://www.nytimes.com/by/kevin-sack
Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church hopes to erect a lasting tribute to both victims and survivors of the 2015 hate crime, and to the resilience of a 200-year-old congregation. ...Read full article

NHS opt-in transplant policy at risk due to cuts and staff stress

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 18:02:04

NHS opt-in transplant policy at risk due to cuts and staff stress Author: Denis Campbell
Report shows transplant service short of necessary skilled staff and equipment ...Read full article

Massachusetts police officer killed after attacked with rock, shot with own gun, officials say

Fox News2018-07-15 17:55:00+00:00

Massachusetts police officer killed after attacked with rock, shot with own gun, officials say Author: Fox News
A Massachusetts police officer died Sunday after a man attacked him with a rock, then took the cop's gun and shot him in the head and chest, officials said. ...Read full article

Trump congratulates France for World Cup win, Russia for hosting

MSNBC2018-07-15 17:53:57.4506397

Trump congratulates France for World Cup win, Russia for hosting Author: MSNBC
France defeated Croatia Sunday in the final World Cup match 4-2. President Trump took to Twitter to congratulate both the French for their victory and then Russia for hosting the games. ...Read full article

France celebrates winning World Cup 2018

BBC News2018-07-15 17:50:40

France celebrates winning World Cup 2018 Author: BBC News
Fans in Paris danced and let off flares as their national team beat Croatia 4-2 in Moscow. ...Read full article

Bolton: U.S. election hack a serious matter, 'hard to believe' Putin didn't know about

USA Today2018-07-15 17:50:27+00:00

Bolton: U.S. election hack a serious matter, 'hard to believe' Putin didn't know about Author:
White House national security adviser John Bolton said Sunday he found it "hard to believe" that Russian President Vladimir Putin was unaware of efforts to undermine the 2016 U.S. presidential election. ...Read full article

Trump, be a patriot, not a dupe, with Putin

CNN2018-07-15 17:38:33.6793903

Trump, be a patriot, not a dupe, with Putin Author: Asha Rangappa
Asha Rangappa writes that President Trump has an opportunity to send a strong, unified response to Russia's attack on our democracy -- and he shouldn't waste it. ...Read full article

French soccer fans cheer celebrated son of low-income Paris suburb

The Washington Post2018-07-15 17:35:00

French soccer fans cheer celebrated son of low-income Paris suburb Author: James McAuley
France’s World Cup squad presents image of diverse nation ...Read full article

Russians' indictment casts shadow ahead of Trump-Putin summit

The Hill2018-07-15 17:28:51

Russians' indictment casts shadow ahead of Trump-Putin summit Author: Brett Samuels
Lawmakers and administration officials on Sunday eagerly — and in some cases anxiously — anticipated President Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as the announcement of charges against Russian intellige ...Read full article

Croatians ready to explode in celebration as thousands crowd central square

The Washington Post2018-07-15 17:26:00

Croatians ready to explode in celebration as thousands crowd central square Author: Chico Harlan
In the capital city, smoke flares and air horns — and air thick with tension ...Read full article

May reveals Trump Brexit advice: Sue the EU, don't negotiate

Associated Press2018-07-15 17:14:15

May reveals Trump Brexit advice: Sue the EU, don't negotiate Author: SYLVIA HUI
LONDON (AP) — In the midst of a messy political crisis at home over Britain's impending exit from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May revealed Sunday that Donald Trump gave her this piece of advice: Sue the EU, don't negotiate. A bemused May turned… ...Read full article

France seal second World Cup triumph with 4-2 win over brave Croatia

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 17:08:15

France seal second World Cup triumph with 4-2 win over brave Croatia Author: Daniel Taylor
France are champions of the world for a second time, after defeating Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow ...Read full article

France beats Croatia to win World Cup for the second time

USA Today2018-07-15 17:06:10+00:00

France beats Croatia to win World Cup for the second time Author:
Twenty years after hoisting the trophy on home soil, France rolled Croatia 4-2 to win the FIFA World Cup. ...Read full article

Papers stolen in a daring Israeli raid on Tehran archive reveal the extent of Iran’s past weapons research

The Washington Post2018-07-15 17:00:00

Papers stolen in a daring Israeli raid on Tehran archive reveal the extent of Iran’s past weapons research Author: Joby Warrick
The documents show some startling historic capabilities but provide no proof of cheating on the 2015 nuclear deal. ...Read full article

World Cup 2018: France beat Croatia 4-2 in World Cup final

BBC News2018-07-15 16:59:30

World Cup 2018: France beat Croatia 4-2 in World Cup final Author: BBC Sport
France win the World Cup for the second time by beating Croatia 4-2 in a tremendous final in Moscow. ...Read full article

France beat Croatia to win World Cup 2018

Al Jazeera English2018-07-15 16:57:00

France beat Croatia to win World Cup 2018 Author: Al Jazeera
France seal second World Cup triumph with a convincing 4-2 win over Croatia in a thrilling final. ...Read full article

‘Maybe he’ll be a friend’: Trump highlights common ground with Putin ahead of summit

The Washington Post2018-07-15 16:55:00

‘Maybe he’ll be a friend’: Trump highlights common ground with Putin ahead of summit Author: Anton Troianovski, Philip Rucker
Many Russia experts worry the novice U.S. president is unprepared for the seasoned Russian president and ex-KGB agent. ...Read full article

Trump heads to meet Putin, leaving the UK reeling in his wake

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 16:43:51

Trump heads to meet Putin, leaving the UK reeling in his wake Author: Caroline Davies
President’s extraordinary visit marked by flouted protocol and enthusiastic protest ...Read full article

Zakaria: Trump's political genius is this ... - CNN Video

CNN2018-07-15 16:38:09.3046714

Zakaria: Trump's political genius is this ...  - CNN Video Author:
CNN's Fareed Zakaria dissects the Republican Party's evolution, calling their ideology malleable and saying the "party of law and order now has deep distrust for the FBI." ...Read full article

Rolls-Royce Is Building a Flying Taxi. No, Not That Rolls-Royce

Bloomberg2018-07-15 16:37:02.7535544

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Trump lashes out at media, Democrats as he travels to meet with Putin

The Hill2018-07-15 16:37:02

Trump lashes out at media, Democrats as he travels to meet with Putin Author: Brett Samuels
President Trump on Sunday asserted that the "much" of the media is the "enemy of the people" and blamed Democrats for division in the country as he prepared to head to Finland for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. ...Read full article

Yoweri Museveni, Uganda president, fights 'fake news' with social media tax

The Washington Times2018-07-15 16:34:30

Yoweri Museveni, Uganda president, fights 'fake news' with social media tax Author: Dan Boylan
Social media users in Uganda are in a pitched battle with longtime President Yoweri Museveni, who is trying to curb the spread of "fake news" and online "olugambo" -- gossip -- by taxing users for the right to log onto Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp, … ...Read full article

The queen, abortion, Putin and protests: Highlights of Trump's interview with Piers Morgan

USA Today2018-07-15 16:23:56+00:00

The queen, abortion, Putin and protests: Highlights of Trump's interview with Piers Morgan Author:
Piers Morgan's 30-minute interview with President Donald Trump tackled Roe v. Wade, Putin, family separation and the Queen. ...Read full article

Kushner tenants: We were pushed out for luxury condo buyers

Associated Press2018-07-15 16:14:15

Kushner tenants: We were pushed out for luxury condo buyers Author: BERNARD CONDON and GARANCE BURKE
NEW YORK (AP) — The hammering and drilling began just months after Jared Kushner's family real estate firm bought a converted warehouse apartment building in the hip, Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Tenants say it started early in the morning and went on un… ...Read full article

Cleaning Toilets, Following Rules: A Migrant Child’s Days in Detention

The New York Times2018-07-15 16:13:48.738

Cleaning Toilets, Following Rules: A Migrant Child’s Days in Detention Author: http://www.nytimes.com/by/dan-barry, https://www.nytimes.com/by/miriam-jordan/, http://www.nytimes.com/by/annie-correal, http://www.nytimes.com/by/manny-fernandez
A portrait of life in the shelters for the children detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. ...Read full article

Musk Gave Almost $40,000 to Republican-Allied House Committee

Bloomberg2018-07-15 16:07:04.3212333

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Trump: ‘I hadn’t thought’ of asking Putin to extradite indicted Russians

The Hill2018-07-15 16:05:08

Trump: ‘I hadn’t thought’ of asking Putin to extradite indicted Russians Author: Brett Samuels
President Trump on Sunday said he "hadn't thought about" asking Russian President Vladimir Putin to extradite the Russian officials indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller for conspiring to hack Democratic National Committee ...Read full article

These Tax Laws Are Holding Back California’s Housing Market

Bloomberg2018-07-15 16:00:13

These Tax Laws Are Holding Back California’s Housing Market Author: Virginia Postrel
The state’s efforts to save homeowners money are now keeping many of them locked in their homes — and potential buyers locked out. ...Read full article

More than 500 fall ill after visiting Tennessee zipline attraction

Fox News2018-07-15 16:00:00+00:00

More than 500 fall ill after visiting Tennessee zipline attraction Author: Fox News
E. coli bacteria was found in water at a popular ziplining attraction in Tennessee where more than 500 people reportedly fell ill, health officials said. ...Read full article

Donald Trump vs. CNN ... again. Now on a world stage and with a hint of totalitarianism.

USA Today2018-07-15 15:58:56+00:00

Donald Trump vs. CNN ... again. Now on a world stage and with a hint of totalitarianism. Author:
After President Donald Trump refused to answer a question from a CNN reporter, the White House canceled an official's interview with the network. ...Read full article

Thai boys pulled from cave mourn navy SEAL who died during rescue operation

USA Today2018-07-15 15:58:24+00:00

Thai boys pulled from cave mourn navy SEAL who died during rescue operation Author:
The 12 young soccer players rescued from a cave in northern Thailand paid homage to the former navy SEAL who lost his life in the operation to save them, authorities said Sunday. The boys were rescued a week ago after more than two weeks trapped in the partia… ...Read full article

Peter Strzok explains Russia dossier route from Hillary Clinton campaign to FBI

The Washington Times2018-07-15 15:34:34

Peter Strzok explains Russia dossier route from Hillary Clinton campaign to FBI Author: Rowan Scarborough
The lengths to which the FBI relied on the Hillary Clinton opposition research dossier to investigate her political rival came into sharper focus with the testimony of the lead investigator, FBI agent Peter Strzok. ...Read full article

Novak Djokovic seals fourth Wimbledon title in final stroll over Kevin Anderson

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 15:33:47

Novak Djokovic seals fourth Wimbledon title in final stroll over Kevin Anderson Author: Guardian sport
Novak Djokovic is Wimbledon champion for a fourth time, the former world No 1 defeating South Africa’s Kevin Anderson in straight sets ...Read full article

Senator Cory Booker on the "Supreme Threat" Facing our Nation

MSNBC2018-07-15 15:30:10.580759

Senator Cory Booker on the Author: MSNBC
Senator Cory Booker joins Reverend Al Sharpton to discuss Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination and whether or not President Trump should cancel his meeting with Vladimir Putin. ...Read full article

Novak Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon by beating Kevin Anderson

BBC News2018-07-15 15:30:06

Novak Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon by beating Kevin Anderson Author: BBC Sport
Novak Djokovic earns his first Grand Slam victory in more than two years by beating Kevin Anderson to win the Wimbledon men's singles final. ...Read full article

Trump calls the European Union a 'foe' of the United States

CNN2018-07-15 15:30:05.2838957

Trump calls the European Union a 'foe' of the United States Author: Maegan Vazquez, CNN
President Donald Trump named the European Union, Russia and China as foes to the United States during an interview at his golf club in Scotland. ...Read full article

Trump suggests he'll raise indictments with Putin

CNN2018-07-15 15:23:11.2215887

Trump suggests he'll raise indictments with Putin Author: Aaron Pellish, CNN
President Donald Trump says he will speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin about extraditing the 12 Russian military intelligence agents indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday for meddling in the 2016 election, adding it's something he "had… ...Read full article

At Least Activists Are Doing Something

Bloomberg2018-07-15 15:00:14

At Least Activists Are Doing Something Author: Matt Levine
Active investors want to be paid for a skill that can’t be found in passive funds. ...Read full article

Syrian forces widen south west offensive, some rebels leave for north

Reuters2018-07-15 14:49:26

Syrian forces widen south west offensive, some rebels leave for north Author: Reuters Editorial
Syrian government forces widened their offensive in the country's southwest on Sunday to Quneitra province, a region adjoining the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, a war monitor and rebel sources said. ...Read full article

Paul Says He's `Concerned' About Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

Bloomberg2018-07-15 14:48:22

Paul Says He's `Concerned' About Kavanaugh for Supreme Court Author: Sahil Kapur
Republican Senator Rand Paul said Sunday he’s “worried” about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s record on constitutional privacy rights, signaling that he’s far from certain to vote for President Donald Trump’s pick in the closely divided Senate. ...Read full article

Trump labels the European Union a 'foe'

The Hill2018-07-15 14:45:16

Trump labels the European Union a 'foe' Author: Brett Samuels
President Trump declared in an interview aired Sunday that the European Union "is a foe" because of its economic policies. ...Read full article

Why Trump won’t cancel the Putin summit

Politico2018-07-15 14:44:47

Why Trump won’t cancel the Putin summit Author: https://www.facebook.com/politico
Despite mainstream media denunciations, Trump’s base loves his taboo style of diplomacy—and is even warming up to the Russian president. ...Read full article

Trump: Strzok's testimony 'a disgrace to our country'

The Hill2018-07-15 14:43:14

Trump: Strzok's testimony 'a disgrace to our country' Author: Kyle Balluck
President Trump in an interview broadcast Sunday called the testimony of FBI agent Peter Strzok “a disgrace to our country.” ...Read full article

Fmr. Amb. to Russia: Trump, Putin meeting “a bad idea…a mistake”

MSNBC2018-07-15 14:38:28.7968969

Fmr. Amb. to Russia: Trump, Putin meeting “a bad idea…a mistake” Author: MSNBC
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation Michael McFaul explains why a one-on-one meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin isn’t only a bad idea… it’s a mistake. ...Read full article

Trump-Putin summit mystery: What about Snowden?

Politico2018-07-15 14:37:44

Trump-Putin summit mystery: What about Snowden? Author: STEPHANIE MURRAY
Trump has called for the fugitive NSA leaker’s execution and once guaranteed that Russian President Vladimir Putin would hand him over. But there’s no sign that Trump is pressing the issue. ...Read full article

Five things to watch for in Trump-Putin summit

The Hill2018-07-15 14:30:01

Five things to watch for in Trump-Putin summit Author: Jordan Fabian and Rebecca Kheel
President Trump on Monday will hold his highly anticipated summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a meeting he has pursued despite warnings from advisers and allies — and the specter of the investigations into Moscow's election interference ...Read full article

Door-Knocking Democrat Tries to Break G.O.P. Grip in Ohio Special Election

The New York Times2018-07-15 14:27:43.761

Door-Knocking Democrat Tries to Break G.O.P. Grip in Ohio Special Election Author: https://www.nytimes.com/by/michael-tackett
A special election for a House seat in Ohio will test the power of the rural vote against the kind of affluent, rapidly growing suburbs that Democrats need to win. ...Read full article

Thai boys' tears for lost rescue diver

BBC News2018-07-15 14:05:49

Thai boys' tears for lost rescue diver Author: BBC News
The youngsters now know that a volunteer died helping to save them, Thailand's health ministry says. ...Read full article

Amb. Jon Huntsman previews the Trump-Putin summit

Fox News2018-07-15 13:53:11.8997906

Amb. Jon Huntsman previews the Trump-Putin summit Author: Fox News
U.S. ambassador to Russia looks at the issues on the agenda from election meddling and arms control to Syria and Ukraine. ...Read full article

Amb. Huntsman: Trump-Putin meeting will be a 'conversation,' not a 'summit'

MSNBC2018-07-15 13:49:00

Amb. Huntsman: Trump-Putin meeting will be a 'conversation,' not a 'summit' Author: MSNBC
U.S. Ambassador to Russia says extradition request for indicted Russian officials "may be part of the agenda." ...Read full article

How Fela Kuti came to be celebrated by those he sang against

Al Jazeera English2018-07-15 13:45:00

How Fela Kuti came to be celebrated by those he sang against Author: Demola Olarewaju
The Nigerian icon was harassed, censored and imprisoned for singing truth to power. Today power celebrates him. ...Read full article

Here are all the best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get right now

USA Today2018-07-15 13:40:55+00:00

Here are all the best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get right now Author:
Why wait until Monday? You can already get great deals for Amazon Prime Day 2018. Here are the best we've found so far. ...Read full article

CA Dems endorse de León over incumbent Feinstein

CNN2018-07-15 13:37:56.2028956

CA Dems endorse de León over incumbent Feinstein Author: Maegan Vazquez, CNN
Leaders of the California Democratic Party on Saturday voted to endorse Kevin de León for the US Senate over incumbent Sen. Dianne Feinstein. ...Read full article

Steve Bannon calls for Tommy Robinson to be released from prison

The Guardian (UK)2018-07-15 13:30:18

Steve Bannon calls for Tommy Robinson to be released from prison Author: Sarah Marsh
Ex-Trump strategist tells LBC radio he doesn’t think jailed far-right leader is ‘a bad guy’ ...Read full article

Trump tells officials how Putin will respond to meddling question

CNN2018-07-15 13:23:15.2903346

Trump tells officials how Putin will respond to meddling question Author: Michelle Kosinski, CNN
President Donald Trump plans to raise the issue of election meddling in his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but he told officials during his UK visit that he already knows Putin will again deny interference in the 2016 election -- and doesn't ex… ...Read full article

Trump Says He ‘Hadn’t Thought’ About Asking Putin to Extradite 12 Indicted Russians

The New York Times2018-07-15 13:22:36.457

Trump Says He ‘Hadn’t Thought’ About Asking Putin to Extradite 12 Indicted Russians Author: http://www.nytimes.com/by/katie-rogers
In an interview with CBS, the president said, “I’ll be asking about it,” but he again sought to play down his coming meeting with the Russian president in Finland. ...Read full article

'Fox & Friends' celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Fox News2018-07-15 13:08:04.3658777

'Fox & Friends' celebrates National Ice Cream Day Author: Fox News
'Fox & Friends' celebrates National Ice Cream Day with help from Baskin-Robbins, Cold Stone Creamery and Dippin' Dots. ...Read full article

Summit fever: Trump reaches for big moment with Putin

Associated Press2018-07-15 12:44:13

Summit fever: Trump reaches for big moment with Putin Author: JONATHAN LEMIRE and JILL COLVIN
HELSINKI (AP) — A face-to-face sit-down with a long-feared foe. Endless media hype. Huge ratings. Although President Donald Trump has met with Russia's Vladimir Putin twice before, he is eager to recreate in Finland the heady experience that he had last month… ...Read full article

Far Left Out-Of-State Donors Fund Democrats Challenging GOP Candidates in 2 Republican-Held House Seats in NC

Breitbart News2018-07-15 12:40:53

Far Left Out-Of-State Donors Fund Democrats Challenging GOP Candidates in 2 Republican-Held House Seats in NC Author:
Far left out-of-state donors have led the fundraising charge for Democrat candidates challenging GOP candidates in two Republican-held House seats in North Carolina in the midterm elections. ...Read full article

Trump arrives in Helsinki ahead of Putin summit

Breitbart News2018-07-15 12:38:00

Trump arrives in Helsinki ahead of Putin summit Author:
Helsinki (AFP) – US President Donald Trump touched down in Helsinki on Sunday on the eve of a much-anticipated summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The US leader was due to spend the night in the Finnish capital before ...Read full article

11-million-ton iceberg threatens to inundate tiny Greenland village with tsunami

Fox News2018-07-15 12:30:00+00:00

11-million-ton iceberg threatens to inundate tiny Greenland village with tsunami Author: Fox News
An 11-million ton iceberg, perched off the coast of a tiny Greenland village, is striking fear in the hearts of residents. ...Read full article

Elon Musk Calls Thai Cave Rescue Hero 'Pedo Guy' in Bizarre Twitter Outburst

Breitbart News2018-07-15 12:09:38

Elon Musk Calls Thai Cave Rescue Hero 'Pedo Guy' in Bizarre Twitter Outburst Author:
In a bizarre Twitter outburst, Elon Musk implied that one of the heroes of the Thai cave rescue, who criticized Musk’s submarine as a “PR Stunt,” is a pedophile. ...Read full article

Warren is Preparing for 2020. So Are Biden, Booker, Harris and Sanders.

The New York Times2018-07-15 12:00:18.717

Warren is Preparing for 2020. So Are Biden, Booker, Harris and Sanders. Author: http://www.nytimes.com/by/alexander-burns, http://www.nytimes.com/by/jonathan-martin
As many top Democrats eye a run for president in 2020, Elizabeth Warren has all but announced her candidacy, while Joe Biden is planning to campaign up to four days a week this fall for midterm candidates. ...Read full article

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