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Keanu Reeves: I'm thinking about death all the time

BBC News 2024-07-23 02:22:12.8426826


                            Keanu Reeves: I'm thinking about death all the time Author: BBC News
The Matrix star's new novel, The Book of Elsewhere, explores the theme of mortality. ... Read full article

Hungary stripped of EU meeting over Ukraine stance

BBC News 2024-07-23 02:22:11.7179619


                            Hungary stripped of EU meeting over Ukraine stance Author: BBC News
Hungarian PM Viktor Orban sparked anger last week by accusing the EU of pursuing a "pro-war policy". ... Read full article

GOP Rep. Burchett calls Harris a ‘DEI hire’

The Hill 2024-07-23 02:16:23


                            GOP Rep. Burchett calls Harris a ‘DEI hire’ Author: Tiah Shepherd
Rep. Tim Burchett (R-Tenn.) on Monday doubled down on previous claims that Vice President Kamala Harris is a diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) hire, blasting her a day after becoming the frontrunner to replace President Biden as the Democratic nominee fol… ... Read full article

Growing cooperation between Russia and China in Arctic, Pentagon says

Reuters 2024-07-23 01:48:37


                            Growing cooperation between Russia and China in Arctic, Pentagon says Author: Reuters
Russia and China are increasingly cooperating in the Arctic region, which could impact regional stability, the U.S. military said as it released its strategy for the Arctic region on Monday. ... Read full article

Mace moves to force a vote on impeaching Secret Service director

The Hill 2024-07-23 01:38:43


                            Mace moves to force a vote on impeaching Secret Service director Author: Mychael Schnell
Rep. Nancy Mace (R-S.C.) on Monday moved to force a vote on impeaching U.S. Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle, ratcheting up the pressure on the embattled agency leader following the assassination attempt on former President Trump earlier this month. T… ... Read full article

Trump asks New York appeals court to throw out $454 million civil judgment

CNN 2024-07-23 01:38:16


                            Trump asks New York appeals court to throw out $454 million civil judgment Author: Kara Scannell, Lauren del Valle, Jeremy Herb
Lawyers for Donald Trump asked a New York appeals court to throw out the $454 million judgment in his civil fraud trial, arguing that the monetary penalty was unconstitutional and that most of the case should have been barred because the conduct was too old. ... Read full article

Dark oxygen made by deep sea 'batteries'

BBC News 2024-07-23 01:37:14.7323688


                            Dark oxygen made by deep sea 'batteries' Author: BBC News
The discovery that lumps of metal on the seafloor produce oxygen raises questions over plans to mine the deep ocean. ... Read full article

Cruz warns against underestimating Harris: ‘This is not a layup’

The Hill 2024-07-23 01:32:21


                            Cruz warns against underestimating Harris: ‘This is not a layup’ Author: Lauren Sforza
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) warned Republicans against underestimating Vice President Harris after President Biden withdrew from the race on Sunday and endorsed his vice president for the White House. “Republicans, I worry, vastly underestimate Kamala Harris. The… ... Read full article

Sonya Massey: Bodycam footage shows fatal police shooting

BBC News 2024-07-23 01:22:15.8571013


                            Sonya Massey: Bodycam footage shows fatal police shooting Author: BBC News
Sonya Massey was shot at her home after police told her to put down a pot of boiling water. ... Read full article

Benjamin Netanyahu Lands in U.S., Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Absent to Greet Him

Breitbart News 2024-07-23 01:18:47


                            Benjamin Netanyahu Lands in U.S., Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Absent to Greet Him Author: Elizabeth Weibel
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu landed in the U.S., but President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris did not greet him. ... Read full article

Donald Trump's lawyers urge New York appeals court to overturn 'egregious' civil fraud verdict

Associated Press 2024-07-23 00:54:25


                            Donald Trump's lawyers urge New York appeals court to overturn 'egregious' civil fraud verdict Author: MICHAEL R. SISAK and JENNIFER PELTZ
NEW YORK (AP) — Fresh off victories in other legal cases, Donald Trump on Monday pressed a New York appeals court to overturn the nearly $500 million New York civil fraud judgment that threatens to drain his personal cash reserves as he campaigns to retake th… ... Read full article

Simone Biles' husband, Jonathan Owens, will get to watch Olympics team, all-around final

USA Today 2024-07-23 00:52:58+00:00


                            Simone Biles' husband, Jonathan Owens, will get to watch Olympics team, all-around final Author: Nancy Armour
The Chicago Bears are giving Jonathan Owens off July 29-Aug. 3, which means he'll get to see Simone Biles compete in the team and all-around finals ... Read full article

Musk says trans child was figuratively 'killed by the woke mind virus,' vows to destroy it: 'My son is dead'

Fox News 2024-07-23 00:49:59


                            Musk says trans child was figuratively 'killed by the woke mind virus,' vows to destroy it: 'My son is dead' Author: Yael Halon
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk believes he was "tricked" into giving consent for his son to start taking puberty blockers as part of a gender transition. ... Read full article

Watch: Rachel Maddow interviews Pete Buttigieg as Kamala Harris' presidential campaign kicks off

MSNBC 2024-07-23 00:40:40


                            Watch: Rachel Maddow interviews Pete Buttigieg as Kamala Harris' presidential campaign kicks off Author:
Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg, acting in his personal capacity, talks with Rachel Maddow about his support and enthusiasm for the presidential candidacy of Kamala Harris and whether he would be open to being her running mate. ... Read full article

India's Modi faces delicate balancing act in post-election budget

Reuters 2024-07-23 00:38:33


                            India's Modi faces delicate balancing act in post-election budget Author: Sarita Singh, Nikunj Ohri
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first post-election budget on Tuesday will seek to lay out an economic vision that balances fiscal prudence with the expectations of disgruntled voters and the demands of his coalition partners. ... Read full article

Joe Biden tells campaign staff leaving race was right thing to do

BBC News 2024-07-23 00:22:15.5608259


                            Joe Biden tells campaign staff leaving race was right thing to do Author: BBC News
The president asked his former campaign to embrace Vice-President Kamala Harris. ... Read full article

Netanyahu faces delicate balancing act in US after Biden exit

BBC News 2024-07-23 00:07:19.0290833


                            Netanyahu faces delicate balancing act in US after Biden exit Author: BBC News
The Israeli PM's visit comes at a chaotic time in US politics. Can he reset relations in Washington? ... Read full article

Has Kamala Harris got what it takes to beat Donald Trump?

BBC News 2024-07-23 00:07:16.9046125


                            Has Kamala Harris got what it takes to beat Donald Trump? Author: BBC News
Becoming the Democratic nominee may be the easy part. The hard part will be taking on the Republican in November. ... Read full article

Nolte: Kimberly Cheatle Says No Radio Communications Were Recorded on Trump Shooting Day

Breitbart News 2024-07-23 00:04:54


                            Nolte: Kimberly Cheatle Says No Radio Communications Were Recorded on Trump Shooting Day Author: John Nolte
Kimberly Cheatle admitted that Secret Service radio communications are sometimes recorded but not on the day of the assassination attempt. ... Read full article

Gov. Jared Polis blasts Trump as 'approaching 80,' can't 'get a sentence out,' after Biden drops out

Fox News 2024-07-23 00:00:42


                            Gov. Jared Polis blasts Trump as 'approaching 80,' can't 'get a sentence out,' after Biden drops out Author: Hanna Panreck
Colorado Democratic Gov. Jared Polis took aim at Donald Trump on Monday as the "candidate "approaching 80" after 81-year-old President Biden dropped out of the race. ... Read full article

Israel war on Gaza live: Scores killed in new Israeli blitz on Khan Younis

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-23 00:00:25


                            Israel war on Gaza live: Scores killed in new Israeli blitz on Khan Younis Author: Alastair Mccready
A new Israeli attack on eastern Khan Younis has killed at least 70 people as thousands are forced to flee onslaught. ... Read full article

'The Sopranos' star Drea de Matteo says teen son helps her edit OnlyFans content

USA Today 2024-07-22 23:58:22+00:00


                            'The Sopranos' star Drea de Matteo says teen son helps her edit OnlyFans content Author: Edward Segarra
"The Sopranos" star Drea de Matteo, who recently joined the content platform OnlyFans, opened up about how her teen children are involved in her work. ... Read full article

MD Gov. Wes Moore Endorses Harris: 'Being the President' Is a 'Black Job'

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 23:57:47


                            MD Gov. Wes Moore Endorses Harris: 'Being the President' Is a 'Black Job' Author: Elizabeth Weibel
Gov. Wes Moore (D-MD) endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris to be the next president, noting that being president "is a Black job." ... Read full article

After Biden’s exit, Zoom led by Black women mobilized 44,000 for Harris

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 23:53:47


                            After Biden’s exit, Zoom led by Black women mobilized 44,000 for Harris Author: Amber Ferguson, Ben Brasch
The call, which also raised more than $1.5 million, got women feeling energized and galvanized to support the vice president’s surprise bid for president. ... Read full article

Democratic Party lays out rules to virtually choose presidential nominee to replace Biden

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 23:52:33


                            Democratic Party lays out rules to virtually choose presidential nominee to replace Biden Author: Michael Scherer
A memo on Monday outlines a virtual process that would conclude by Aug. 7, well before the party’s nominating convention in Chicago next month. ... Read full article

Watch: Rep. Anna Paulina Luna Demands House Oversight Committee Look into Perjury Charges Against Kimberly Cheatle

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 23:43:32


                            Watch: Rep. Anna Paulina Luna Demands House Oversight Committee Look into Perjury Charges Against Kimberly Cheatle Author: Alana Mastrangelo
Rep. Anna Paulina Luna demanded the House Oversight Committee look into perjury charges against Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle. ... Read full article

Body camera video shows Illinois deputy fatally shooting Sonya Massey inside her home

USA Today 2024-07-22 23:40:14+00:00


                            Body camera video shows Illinois deputy fatally shooting Sonya Massey inside her home Author: Steven Spearie, Thao Nguyen
The 36-minute video revealed a chaotic scene after two deputies responded to a 911 call reporting a possible intruder at Massey's house. ... Read full article

'I'm watching you, kid': Joe Biden dials into Harris's debut to campaign staff

USA Today 2024-07-22 23:33:45+00:00


                            'I'm watching you, kid': Joe Biden dials into Harris's debut to campaign staff Author: Joey Garrison
Harris's first visit to her campaign headquarters featured a surprise call from Biden. But the lovefest soon turned to an attack on Trump. ... Read full article

Report: Biden Quit After Dems Threatened to Invoke 25th Amendment

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 23:31:05


                            Report: Biden Quit After Dems Threatened to Invoke 25th Amendment Author: Wendell Husebø
Democrats threatened Biden with the 25th Amendment to force him out of office if he did not voluntarily step aside, sources told the Post. ... Read full article

Kamala Harris’ VP pick: Who’s up and who’s down on her running mate list?

USA Today 2024-07-22 23:23:21+00:00


                            Kamala Harris’ VP pick: Who’s up and who’s down on her running mate list? Author: Phillip M. Bailey, Francesca Chambers, Karissa Waddick
As Kamala Harris surges closer to being the 2024 Democratic presidential nominee, her first major task will be selecting the right VP running mate. ... Read full article

Kamala Harris Campaign Sets Record, Brings in $81 Million Within 24 Hours

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 23:20:02


                            Kamala Harris Campaign Sets Record, Brings in $81 Million Within 24 Hours Author: Elizabeth Weibel
Vice President Kamala Harris's presidential campaign raised $81 million in donations within 24 hours, setting a fundraising record. ... Read full article

Russia restricts entry to border areas in southern Belgorod region

Reuters 2024-07-22 23:15:39


                            Russia restricts entry to border areas in southern Belgorod region Author: Reuters
Russia's southern region of Belgorod is restricting entry from Tuesday to 14 areas on the border with Ukraine that are subject to heavy attack from Kyiv's forces, measures that appeared to be part of a Kremlin strategy to set up a border buffer zone. ... Read full article

Brittney Griner on playing for Team USA after kneeling during anthem, Russian imprisonment: 'Means everything'

Fox News 2024-07-22 23:04:38


                            Brittney Griner on playing for Team USA after kneeling during anthem, Russian imprisonment: 'Means everything' Author: Scott Thompson
Brittney Griner will be participating in her first overseas game since her Russian imprisonment as she plays with Team USA in the Olympics yet again. ... Read full article

Abdul ‘Duke’ Fakir, of Motown group the Four Tops, dead at 88

CNN 2024-07-22 23:02:19


                            Abdul ‘Duke’ Fakir, of Motown group the Four Tops, dead at 88 Author: Alli Rosenbloom
Abdul “Duke” Fakir, a founding member of the Motown group the Four Tops, has died, according to family spokesperson Daphne Dickerson. He was 88. ... Read full article

DOJ asks Supreme Court to partially restore Biden Title IX rule in Republican-led states

The Hill 2024-07-22 22:44:46


                            DOJ asks Supreme Court to partially restore Biden Title IX rule in Republican-led states Author: Brooke Migdon
The Department of Justice (DOJ) asked the Supreme Court to take emergency action Monday to restore parts of President Biden’s Title IX rule in a handful of Republican-led states where the new regulations are blocked, arguing that lower court injunctions pausi… ... Read full article

Conservatives use shooting at Trump rally to attack DEI efforts at Secret Service

Associated Press 2024-07-22 22:40:59


                            Conservatives use shooting at Trump rally to attack DEI efforts at Secret Service Author: CLAIRE SAVAGE
As Congressional members on both sides of the aisle grilled U.S. Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle Monday on how a gunman was able to fire shots at former President Donald Trump in an assassination attempt, several Republican lawmakers seized on gender… ... Read full article

Dems Turn on Secret Service Director: 'Why Wasn't the Event Paused?'

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 22:38:12


                            Dems Turn on Secret Service Director: 'Why Wasn't the Event Paused?' Author: Elizabeth Weibel
Democrat representatives criticized the Secret Service director for the security failings during former President Donald Trump's rally. ... Read full article

Exclusive — JD Vance on Democrats Ousting Joe Biden: ‘Insanely Anti-Democratic,’ ‘Quite Dark’ that Elites Have Such Power, Disregard for Voters

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 22:28:25


                            Exclusive — JD Vance on Democrats Ousting Joe Biden: ‘Insanely Anti-Democratic,’ ‘Quite Dark’ that Elites Have Such Power, Disregard for Voters Author: Matthew Boyle
Sen. JD Vance told Breitbart News that Democrats ousting Joe Biden as their party’s presidential nominee is “insanely anti-democratic." ... Read full article

Asian Stocks Set to Follow Wall Street’s Rebound: Markets Wrap

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 22:22:22+00:00

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Biden’s legacy is Gaza genocide, Palestinian rights advocates say

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 21:53:09


                            Biden’s legacy is Gaza genocide, Palestinian rights advocates say Author: Ali Harb
As politicians laud US president’s character, critics say Biden will be remembered for his support for Israeli ‘crimes’. ... Read full article

Iraq eyes drawdown of US-led forces starting September, sources say

Reuters 2024-07-22 21:45:27


                            Iraq eyes drawdown of US-led forces starting September, sources say Author: Timour Azhari, Ahmed Rasheed
Iraq wants troops from a U.S.-led military coalition to begin withdrawing in September and to formally end the coalition's work by September 2025, four Iraqi sources said, with some U.S. forces likely to remain in a newly negotiated advisory capacity. ... Read full article

Harris won’t preside over Netanyahu’s speech to Congress

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 21:38:48


                            Harris won’t preside over Netanyahu’s speech to Congress Author: Liz Goodwin, Yasmeen Abutaleb
All eyes will be on how Harris navigates the inflammatory and divisive issue of Israel’s war in Gaza after the Oct. 7 attack on the country by Hamas. ... Read full article

Kentucky man charged with federal hate crime for threats to Palestinian American

Reuters 2024-07-22 21:36:47


                            Kentucky man charged with federal hate crime for threats to Palestinian American Author: Kanishka Singh
A Kentucky man was arrested and charged with a federal hate crime for threatening a Palestinian American man with a loaded gun, the U.S. Justice Department said on Monday, in a step welcomed by advocates documenting rising Islamophobia. ... Read full article

Abdul 'Duke' Fakir, last surviving member of Motown group Four Tops, dies at 88

USA Today 2024-07-22 21:25:05+00:00


                            Abdul 'Duke' Fakir, last surviving member of Motown group Four Tops, dies at 88 Author: Brian McCollum
Abdul "Duke" Fakir, the last surviving member of the iconic Motown group Four Tops, died Monday morning of heart failure. He was 88. ... Read full article

Missouri judge overturns the murder conviction of a man imprisoned for more than 30 years

Associated Press 2024-07-22 21:21:11


                            Missouri judge overturns the murder conviction of a man imprisoned for more than 30 years Author: JIM SALTER
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri judge on Monday overturned the conviction of Christopher Dunn, who has spent more than 30 years in prison for a killing he has long contended he didn’t commit. ... Read full article

Democrats urge Harris to look to Midwest governors for VP pick

The Hill 2024-07-22 21:17:28


                            Democrats urge Harris to look to Midwest governors for VP pick Author: Al Weaver
Democrats are urging Vice President Harris to look to the battleground states and the party’s governors for her potential running mate as she consolidates Democratic support behind her nascent bid for the presidency. Harris has swiftly brought the party to he… ... Read full article

Soros Stamp of Approval: Billionaire Donors Vow to Bankroll Kamala Harris's Presidential Run

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 21:17:16


                            Soros Stamp of Approval: Billionaire Donors Vow to Bankroll Kamala Harris's Presidential Run Author: John Binder
Left-wing billionaire donors are promising to bankroll Vice President Kamala Harris's run for the presidency. ... Read full article

Coinbase Billionaire Brian Armstrong Removed From Giving Pledge

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 21:08:40+00:00

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Russell Brand calls Biden’s resignation an ‘extraordinary masquerade’

Fox News 2024-07-22 21:00:56


                            Russell Brand calls Biden’s resignation an ‘extraordinary masquerade’ Author: Alba Cuebas-Fantauzzi
Russell Brand expressed his thoughts on Twitter about President Biden's resignation, saying there's 'duplicity and construction beneath' the choice. ... Read full article

J.D. Vance returns home, bashes Democratic nominee change as anti-democratic

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 20:59:35


                            J.D. Vance returns home, bashes Democratic nominee change as anti-democratic Author: Meryl Kornfield, Sabrina Rodriguez
The GOP vice-presidential candidate is heading rallies Monday in Middletown, Ohio, and Radford, Va., his first solo appearances since his party’s convention. ... Read full article

Biden's COVID symptoms 'almost completely resolved,' his doctor says.

USA Today 2024-07-22 20:44:24+00:00


                            Biden's COVID symptoms 'almost completely resolved,' his doctor says. Author: Adrianna Rodriguez
Biden's COVID symptoms are nearly gone five days after he tested positive ... Read full article

GOP senator demands Cabinet invoke 25th Amendment against Biden after suspending his re-election campaign

Fox News 2024-07-22 20:37:08


                            GOP senator demands Cabinet invoke 25th Amendment against Biden after suspending his re-election campaign Author: Brooke Singman
EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Eric Schmitt is urging all members of the Cabinet, including Vice President Kamala Harris, to invoke the 25th Amendment against President Biden, Fox News Digital has learned. ... Read full article

Kamala Harris' stance on marijuana has certainly evolved. Here's what to know.

USA Today 2024-07-22 20:36:26+00:00


                            Kamala Harris' stance on marijuana has certainly evolved. Here's what to know. Author: N'dea Yancey-Bragg
Kamala Harris has called for major changes to the federal government's position on marijuana. But she hasn't always supported fully legalizing weed. ... Read full article

US Olympic Committee sues Logan Paul's Prime energy drink over copyright violation claims

USA Today 2024-07-22 20:02:48+00:00


                            US Olympic Committee sues Logan Paul's Prime energy drink over copyright violation claims Author: Max Hauptman
YouTube influencer Logan Paul's Prime energy drink brand is being sues by the U.S. Olympic Committee for copywrite infringement. ... Read full article

Dozens killed as Palestinians flee Israel’s new offensive on Khan Younis

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 19:44:18


                            Dozens killed as Palestinians flee Israel’s new offensive on Khan Younis Author: Al Jazeera
The dead include women and children as more than 200 injured arrive at the overwhelmed Nasser Medical Complex. ... Read full article

Trump’s age and health under renewed scrutiny after Biden’s exit

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 19:31:59


                            Trump’s age and health under renewed scrutiny after Biden’s exit Author: Michael Kranish
As president, Donald Trump released a report that experts said showed he had heart disease and was obese. But as a candidate, he has refused to provide key information for a new assessment. ... Read full article

7 takeaways as Kamala Harris clears path to Democratic nomination

USA Today 2024-07-22 19:17:13+00:00


                            7 takeaways as Kamala Harris clears path to Democratic nomination Author: Joey Garrison
Vice President Kamala Harris effectively cleared the field for the Democratic nomination one day after President Joe Biden exited the 2024 election. ... Read full article

How 44,000 Black Women Galvanized Support for Kamala Harris on Sunday Night

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 19:03:01+00:00

Author: Bloomberg
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CrowdStrike CEO called to testify to Congress over cybersecurity's firm role in global tech outage

Associated Press 2024-07-22 18:52:02


                            CrowdStrike CEO called to testify to Congress over cybersecurity's firm role in global tech outage Author:
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. House leaders are calling on CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz to testify to Congress about the cybersecurity company's role in sparking the widespread tech outage that grounded flights, knocked banks and hospital systems offline and affecte… ... Read full article

Cruz warns against underestimating Harris: Dems pitching her as 'Mother Teresa, Oprah and Gandhi' combo

Fox News 2024-07-22 18:46:11


                            Cruz warns against underestimating Harris: Dems pitching her as 'Mother Teresa, Oprah and Gandhi' combo Author: Emma Colton
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz warned Republicans to not underestimated Vice President Kamala Harris as she emerges as President Biden's top replacement to run for president. ... Read full article

Harris allies look to bring former Obama adviser David Plouffe onto campaign

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 18:38:45


                            Harris allies look to bring former Obama adviser David Plouffe onto campaign Author: Tyler Pager
The vice president is traveling to Wilmington, Del., on Monday afternoon to visit her campaign headquarters after President Biden exited the race. ... Read full article

After Biden drops out of race, doctors reveal why the decision was best for his health

Fox News 2024-07-22 18:22:40


                            After Biden drops out of race, doctors reveal why the decision was best for his health Author: Melissa Rudy
After President Joe Biden’s announcement on Sunday that he's dropping out of the 2024 presidential race, doctors weighed in on how this decision may impact Biden's cognitive health from here. ... Read full article

Tracking how many Democratic delegates are backing Kamala Harris

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 18:03:17.972


                            Tracking how many Democratic delegates are backing Kamala Harris Author: Chris Alcantara
Harris needs 1,976 votes to secure the nomination and seems to be well on her way, according to an updating tally of Democratic delegate support. ... Read full article

Exclusive — JD Vance: Donald Trump and I Ready for Whoever Democrats Nominate as President, VP

Breitbart News 2024-07-22 17:50:54


                            Exclusive — JD Vance: Donald Trump and I Ready for Whoever Democrats Nominate as President, VP Author: Matthew Boyle
Sen. JD Vance, the GOP nominee for vice president, told Breitbart News exclusively on Monday that he and former President Donald Trump are ready for all comers. ... Read full article

Southwest flight flew just 150 feet above the ground, tracking data shows

CNN 2024-07-22 17:38:28


                            Southwest flight flew just 150 feet above the ground, tracking data shows Author: Ross Levitt, Chris Boyette
A Southwest Airlines flight on approach to Tampa, Florida, flew as low as 150 feet from the ground while it was still nearly five miles from the airport, flight tracking data from Flightradar24 shows. ... Read full article

Of course Kamala Harris can beat Donald Trump

MSNBC 2024-07-22 17:35:27


                            Of course Kamala Harris can beat Donald Trump Author: Michael A. Cohen
The Joe Biden campaign sought to make 2024 a referendum on Trump. Despite the president's departure from the election, the Harris campaign will do the same. ... Read full article

Residents of eastern Canadian community menaced by wildfire can return home

Reuters 2024-07-22 16:26:49


                            Residents of eastern Canadian community menaced by wildfire can return home Author: Reuters
Thousands of people ordered from their homes in the face of a raging wildfire in a remote corner of eastern Canada can return home this week as the risk to their community diminished, authorities said over the weekend. ... Read full article

Bodycam video reveals chaotic scene of deputy fatally shooting Sonya Massey, who called 911 for help

Associated Press 2024-07-22 16:21:41


                            Bodycam video reveals chaotic scene of deputy fatally shooting Sonya Massey, who called 911 for help Author: JOHN O'CONNOR
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Sonya Massey ducked and apologized to an Illinois sheriff’s deputy seconds before he shot the Black woman three times in her home, with one fatal blow to the head, as seen in body camera video released Monday. ... Read full article

Harris Cements Democratic Support as 2024 Election Is Reset

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 16:20:27+00:00

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CrowdStrike Outage Nets Short Sellers $978 Million Windfall

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 16:08:23+00:00

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Democrats falling in line behind Harris, ending weeks of rancor about Biden

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 16:03:24


                            Democrats falling in line behind Harris, ending weeks of rancor about Biden Author: Toluse Olorunnipa
While a few in the party have continued to advocate for an open, competitive process, the vice president appeared to have an inside track to seamlessly securing the Democratic nomination. ... Read full article

Analysis | The remarkable contrast between Kamala Harris and Donald Trump

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 15:45:07.325


                            Analysis | The remarkable contrast between Kamala Harris and Donald Trump Author: Philip Bump
On nearly every measure, the likely presidential opponents diverge. ... Read full article

India court rules against dividing eateries by religion in BJP-ruled states

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 15:38:08


                            India court rules against dividing eateries by religion in BJP-ruled states Author: Al Jazeera
Top court suspends order asking restaurants and roadside carts to show owners’ names in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. ... Read full article

Team Trump (sort of) provides new info on post-shooting medical care

MSNBC 2024-07-22 15:31:22


                            Team Trump (sort of) provides new info on post-shooting medical care Author: Steve Benen
Some transparency is better than no transparency, but there's a reason questions linger about Donald Trump's post-shooting medical care. ... Read full article

US Secret Service director admits Trump shooting an ‘operational failure’

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 15:29:56


                            US Secret Service director admits Trump shooting an ‘operational failure’ Author: Al Jazeera
Kimberly Cheatle says the incident is ‘the most significant operational failure at the Secret Service in decades’. ... Read full article

Lula Says Maduro Needs to Learn How to Lose an Election

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 15:26:23+00:00

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Israel’s Netanyahu goes to the US: All to know about the visit

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 15:12:35


                            Israel’s Netanyahu goes to the US: All to know about the visit Author: Al Jazeera
Israel’s PM will arrive in Washington on Monday, amid increasing protests over his handling of the Gaza war. ... Read full article

Prenatal marijuana use linked to serious risks for mother during pregnancy, study finds

CNN 2024-07-22 15:00:42


                            Prenatal marijuana use linked to serious risks for mother during pregnancy, study finds Author: Sandee LaMotte
Women who use marijuana before they learn of their pregnancy are at higher risk for potentially life-threatening complications like preeclampsia, a new study finds. ... Read full article

Watch live: Harris speaks at event celebrating NCAA championship teams

The Hill 2024-07-22 15:00:00


                            Watch live: Harris speaks at event celebrating NCAA championship teams Author: The Hill
Vice President Kamala Harris on Monday morning is slated to deliver remarks at an event from the White House celebrating the NCAA’s 2023-2024 championship teams. The event will be Harris’ first public appearance since President Biden dropped his re-election b… ... Read full article

How Kamala Harris views the world: From Gaza and Russia to China and India

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 14:40:20


                            How Kamala Harris views the world: From Gaza and Russia to China and India Author: Al Jazeera Staff
US candidate Harris is expected to remain consistent with Biden’s policies on China, Ukraine and Gaza for the most part. ... Read full article

What is Kamala Harris' 'brat' rebrand all about?

BBC News 2024-07-22 14:37:18.8839059


                            What is Kamala Harris' 'brat' rebrand all about? Author: BBC News
In the opening hours of her campaign she is leaning heavily into a trend popularised by popstar Charlie XCX. ... Read full article

US Secret Service director on Trump shooting: 'We failed'

Reuters 2024-07-22 14:24:48


                            US Secret Service director on Trump shooting: 'We failed' Author: David Morgan
U.S. Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle admitted to Congress on Monday that she and her agency failed when a would-be assassin wounded Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a July 13 campaign rally in Pennsylvania this week. ... Read full article

Durbin becomes highest-ranking Senate Democrat to endorse Harris

The Hill 2024-07-22 14:01:35


                            Durbin becomes highest-ranking Senate Democrat to endorse Harris Author: Al Weaver
Sen. Dick Durbin (Ill.), the No. 2 Senate Democrat, officially endorsed Vice President Harris to become the Democratic presidential nominee on Monday, joining a growing list of influential Democrats to back her bid for the White House. Durbin becomes the high… ... Read full article

Trump rails against Biden’s decision to drop out

The Hill 2024-07-22 13:59:42


                            Trump rails against Biden’s decision to drop out Author: Brett Samuels
Former President Trump on Sunday went on a social media tirade against President Biden’s decision not to seek reelection in November, claiming it was undemocratic and mocking Biden’s mental fitness. Trump posted 10 times on Truth Social between when Biden dro… ... Read full article

A letter to my son: As you turn one today in Gaza, I feel joy and sorrow

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 13:53:25


                            A letter to my son: As you turn one today in Gaza, I feel joy and sorrow Author: Maram Humaid
You are growing up without toys, a safe home, and the energy of your parents but your presence brings us hope. ... Read full article

Secret Service director, grilled by lawmakers on the Trump assassination attempt, says 'we failed'

Associated Press 2024-07-22 13:39:17


                            Secret Service director, grilled by lawmakers on the Trump assassination attempt, says 'we failed' Author: ALANNA DURKIN RICHER, FARNOUSH AMIRI and CLAUDIA LAUER
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle said Monday that her agency failed in its mission to protect former President Donald Trump, as lawmakers of both major political parties demanded during a highly contentious congressional hearing that… ... Read full article

AI Startup Cohere Valued at $5.5 Billion In New Funding Round

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 13:00:18+00:00

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Trudeau’s Tax Hikes Risk Worsening Canada’s Struggle for Capital

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 12:01:41+00:00

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Bangladesh protesters issue demands amid shaky calm

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 11:49:04


                            Bangladesh protesters issue demands amid shaky calm Author: Al Jazeera
Demonstrators insist they won’t be placated by change in the job quota system; want curfew lifted, detainees released. ... Read full article

Harris raises nearly $50 million after Biden endorsement

The Hill 2024-07-22 11:16:16


                            Harris raises nearly $50 million after Biden endorsement Author: Brett Samuels
Vice President Harris raised nearly $50 million in grassroots donations Sunday in the hours after President Biden stepped aside as the nominee and backed her to replace him. “Since the President endorsed Vice President Harris yesterday afternoon, everyday Ame… ... Read full article

US election 2024 live: Kamala Harris seen as frontrunner to replace Biden

Al Jazeera English 2024-07-22 10:59:41


                            US election 2024 live: Kamala Harris seen as frontrunner to replace Biden Author: Virginia Pietromarchi
US Vice President Kamala Harris says she intends to ‘earn and win’ the Democratic nomination for the White House. ... Read full article

Democrats thrown into chaos as they face tight deadline to replace Biden

Fox News 2024-07-22 10:24:06


                            Democrats thrown into chaos as they face tight deadline to replace Biden Author: Anders Hagstrom
President Biden upended the Democratic Party with his decision to drop out of the 2024 presidential race. Democrats now have just weeks to decide on a replacement candidate to formally nominate. Top contenders for the roll are Vice President Kamala Harris, Ca… ... Read full article

Secret Service director testifies about Trump assassination attempt

Fox News 2024-07-22 10:12:48


                            Secret Service director testifies about Trump assassination attempt Author: Greg Norman
Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle is facing questioning Monday from House Oversight Committee lawmakers about the assassination attempt against former President Trump at a rally on July 13 in Pennsylvania. ... Read full article

It’s becoming harder to get — and keep — a car

CNN 2024-07-22 10:00:42


                            It’s becoming harder to get — and keep — a car Author: Alicia Wallace
When Greg Cook’s car of 12 years, a 2010 Honda Fit, up and quit on him in May 2022, he knew it would land him “between a rock and a hard place.” ... Read full article

American Farmers’ Next Hot Commodity Is Canola for Biofuels

Bloomberg 2024-07-22 10:00:23+00:00

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LGBTQ community sounds alarm bells over Vance

The Hill 2024-07-22 10:00:00


                            LGBTQ community sounds alarm bells over Vance Author: Brooke Migdon
LGBTQ Americans and advocacy groups are sounding alarm bells over the selection of Sen. JD Vance as former President Trump’s running mate.  In addition to a history of anti-LGBTQ statements, the Ohio Republican is the primary sponsor of at least two pieces of… ... Read full article

Gamers are competing for a record-breaking $60m prize pool at the Esports World Cup | CNN

CNN 2024-07-22 09:48:54.847


                            Gamers are competing for a record-breaking $60m prize pool at the Esports World Cup | CNN Author: Mark Tutton
The Esports World Cup is underway in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with thousands of participants from all corners of the globe competing across 21 games like Call of Duty, League of Legends and Dota 2. CNN’s Eleni Giokos speaks to some of the athletes vying for glor… ... Read full article

Election 2024 live updates: Democrats start to rally around Harris after Biden’s exit

The Washington Post 2024-07-22 09:00:32


                            Election 2024 live updates: Democrats start to rally around Harris after Biden’s exit Author: Washington Post staff, Patrick Svitek, Michael Scherer, Holly Bailey, Blair Guild, Toluse Olorunnipa, Yasmeen Abutaleb, Colby Itkowitz, Marianna Sotomayor, Leigh Ann Caldwell, Amy B Wang, Maeve Reston, Liz Goodwin
Live updates on the 2024 presidential race after President Biden dropped out and endorsed Kamala Harris. ... Read full article

Israel issues evacuation orders in south Gaza, kills 16 Palestinians

Reuters 2024-07-22 08:45:32


                            Israel issues evacuation orders in south Gaza, kills 16 Palestinians Author: Nidal Al-Mughrabi, Ari Rabinovitch, Hatem Khaled
Israeli tank shelling and airstrikes killed at least 16 Palestinians near Khan Younis, Gaza medics said on Monday, after Israel issued new orders to evacuate some neighbourhoods following what it said were renewed attacks from those areas. ... Read full article

Bangladesh calm a day after top court scrapped some job quotas

Reuters 2024-07-22 06:00:57


                            Bangladesh calm a day after top court scrapped some job quotas Author: Sam Jahan, Mohammad Ponir Hossain
Bangladesh appeared calm on Monday amid a curfew, but widespread disruption of telecoms prevailed a day after the Supreme Court scrapped some quotas for government jobs that sparked protests this month that killed scores. ... Read full article

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