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So long to Spicey In White House shakeup

Boston Herald 857 sources

New White House Director of Communications Anthony Scaramucci vowed that President Trump will have a “phenomenal relationship” with the media, and attempted to charm his way through negative questions yesterday.

Minneapolis protests as police chief quits over Justine Damond shooting

The Guardian / AU 198 sources

Janeé Harteau has ‘lost the confidence of the people’ says mayor Betsy Hodges, who in turn faces calls to resign at chaotic media conference

Drones must soon be registered in the UK

Sky News / UK 18 sources

All drones weighing more than 250g will now have to be registered in the UK, the Government has announced.

Sessions, Russian official discussed matters related to Trump campaign, intercepts show

Washington Post 84 sources

The accounts, intercepted by U.S. spy agencies, from Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak to his superiors contradict public assertions by the attorney general. A former official said that the intelligence indicates that Sessions and Kislyak…

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STAYING BEHIND CLOSED DOORS Trump Jr, Manafort strike deal with Senate panel to avoid public hearing

Fox News / Latino 68 sources

A U.S. Senate panel has agreed to let President Trump’s eldest son and his former campaign manager testify behind closed doors next week in connection with its probe into possible Trump administration ties to Russia.


Linkin Park cancel US tour after Bennington's death

Linkin Park have cancelled their North American tour following the suicide of frontman Chester Bennington.


Boots 'truly sorry' for handling of morning-after pill pricing row

ITV / News 12 sources

The high street chemist - which charges almost £15 more for the pill than rivals - said it was "truly sorry" for a "poor choice of words".

6.7 earthquake hits Kos: Two dead

CNN / Europe 423 sources

At least two people were killed early Friday when the Greek island of Kos was shaken by a magnitude 6.7 earthquake, Mayor George Kyritsis told CNN Greece.


Boots' apology after morning-after pill row

Sky News 12 sources

Boots has said it is "truly sorry" for the way it responded to a campaign calling for it to cut the price of emergency contraception.

John Wall agrees to four-year, ‘supermax’ extension with the Wizards

John Wall elected to continue his all-star career with the Washington Wizards, agreeing Friday night to a four-year deal with a player option in the fourth year. The designated player veteran extension will keep him as the team’s…


Kushner failed to disclose dozens of financial holdings, new document shows

Jared Kushner failed to disclose dozens of financial holdings that he was required to declare when he joined the White House as an adviser to President Donald Trump, his father-in-law, according to a revised form released Friday. A…

Prince George photo is released for his fourth birthday

On the eve of Prince George's fourth birthday, his parents have released an adorable portrait of their son at Kensington Palace, in which he flashes a gap-toothed grin for the camera.


No foul play in Chris Cornell death, police insist

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington’s death fuels conspiracy theories

Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of fatal shooting of bride-to-be

ABC News / U.S. 198 sources

"I have to put the communities we serve first," she said.


Kushner to testify at both intel committees next week; Manafort, Trump Jr. to turn over documents to Senate Judiciary panel

Manafort, Trump Jr. will not appear at a Wednesday hearing, nor testify in public until they speak to staff behind closed doors


The Latest: UN deplores Palestinians deaths in Jerusalem

The Latest on developments in Israel (all times local): 1:50 a.m. The United Nations says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "deeply deplores" the death of three Palestinians in clashes with Israeli security … Click to Continue »


Cavaliers All-Star point man Kyrie Irving reportedly asks the club to trade him

CBSSports.com 107 sources

With the club reportedly pursuing Derrick Rose and LeBron James vexed, this news hits hard

Pudsey the dog dead – Britain's Got Talent star dies as heartbroken Ashleigh posts emotional tribute

The Sun 27 sources

His devastated owner Ashleigh Butler, who won BGT with Pudsey in 2012, announced the sad news via Instagram, saying she was “heartbroken” to say goodbye. Ashleigh Butler shared her heartbreak over Pudsey's death on Instagram. Instagram. 5.


Palestinians suspend official contacts with Israel - president

Reuters 33 sources

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday ordered the suspension of all official contact with Israel until it removed new security measures at a Jerusalem holy site.


Chelsea sign Alvaro Morata: Done Deal confirmed for Spain striker

Daily Star / Sport 93 sources

CHELSEA have confirmed the arrival of striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid.

Sean Spicer resigns as Trump press secretary after six months

The Guardian 800 sources

The controversial spokesman was known for testy exchanges with reporters amid tumultuous six months as administration’s public face


Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr had the FSB state intelligence agency as a client

The Independent 56 sources

The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. after his father won the Republican nomination for the 2016 U.S. presidential election counted Russia's FSB security service among her clients for years, Russian court documents seen by Reuters…

Lyft launches a new self-driving division and will develop its own autonomous ride-hailing technology

TechCrunch 58 sources

Lyft is betting the future of the road centers on sharing autonomous vehicles. It aims to be at the forefront of that technology with a new self-driving division and a self-driving system vehicle manufacturers could integrate into their…

Friday, Jul 21

Turkey and Greece hit by strong earthquake: two dead and 200 injured – as it happened

The Guardian 360 sources

Live updates as 6.5-magnitude quake strikes between resorts of Bodrum and Kos

U.S. to ban travel to North Korea: AP

CTV News 172 sources

U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from travelling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison.

Trump Asks About Pardons As Lawyers Look At Ways to Derail Mueller Probe

The Huffington Post 74 sources

The president's legal team is investigating the investigators.

Thursday, Jul 20

Republicans' Obamacare repeal plan 'axes insurance for 32m'

BBC / News 196 sources

The cost of health insurance would double in a decade under the Republican plan, the analysis finds.

OJ Simpson granted parole after nine years in prison

Daily Mail Online 1024 sources

Orenthal James Simpson will be released from prison this October after four members of the Nevada Parole Board voted unanimously for his release on Thursday afternoon.

Chester Bennington: Linkin Park vocalist 'took his own life'

BBC.com 430 sources

A coroner says the star, who was close to Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, apparently hanged himself.

John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

The Hill 480 sources

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been diagnosed with brain cancer, the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix said Wednesday.The tumor was discovered after the senior Arizona senator underwent a minor procedure last week to...

Wednesday, Jul 19

Trump, Putin had previously undisclosed discussion

CBS News 285 sources

The White House confirmed the two spoke at G-20 dinner but said it was not a "meeting"

Trump Calls Failed Bid To Repeal Obamacare 'Pretty Impressive'

The Huffington Post 319 sources

President Donald Trump downplayed the Senate Republican leadership’s failure to line up the votes necessary to repeal and replace Obamacare, claiming that coming up two votes short was “pretty impressive.”

Supreme Court allows strict enforcement of Trump refugee ban

CNBC / U.S. 145 sources

The administration had appealed last week's ruling by a U.S. district judge.

BBC Top Earners' Salaries Including Chris Evans, Gary Lineker And Graham Norton Reveal Huge Gender Pay Gap

Huffington Post UK 66 sources

A huge gender pay gap exists among the best known and highest paid BBC presenters, the corporation was forced to reveal today.

Tuesday, Jul 18

Republicans divided after second healthcare bill collapses

Reuters 655 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. Congress were in chaos over healthcare legislation after a second attempt to pass a bill in the Senate collapsed late on Monday, with President Donald Trump calling for an outright repeal of…

8th person at Trump Tower meeting identified

CNN / Europe 127 sources

The eighth person who attended the June 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr. at Trump Tower is Ike Kaveladze, a senior vice president at the company founded by the Russian oligarch who initiated the meeting. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.

'Hail as big as 50p pieces!' Coverack devastated by 5ft flash floods as residents TRAPPED

Daily Express 73 sources

HOMES have been destroyed, roads ripped up and two people airlifted to safety after a village in Cornwall was hit by five-foot high waters and dramatic flash floods this evening.

Ed Sheeran cameo divides Game of Thrones fans

The Times / Life 333 sources

He had nine songs in the Top Ten, headlined Glastonbury and has now invaded Game of Thrones. There is just no escaping Ed Sheeran. The singer made a cameo in the long-awaited return of the blood-soaked TV drama for its seven series, which…

Monday, Jul 17

Answers demanded after cop shoots woman dead with body camera off

CBS News 190 sources

Woman named by son, friends as the one who was shot in Minneapolis was beloved yoga teacher who moved there from Australia

George A. Romero, 'Night of the Living Dead' creator, dies at 77

Los Angeles Times 187 sources

Legendary filmmaker George A. Romero, father of the modern movie zombie and creator of the groundbreaking “Night of the Living Dead” franchise, has died at 77, his family said.

Oscar-winner Martin Landau, who starred in 'Ed Wood,' 'North By Northwest' and 'Entourage,' dies at 89

Los Angeles Times 168 sources

Martin Landau, the Oscar-winning veteran who appeared in classic films such as Alfred Hitchcock’s “North By Northwest” and starred in the “Mission: Impossible” television series in the 1960s, has died. He was 89.

9 dead, including 2-year-old, after flash flood in Arizona: authorities

CBS News / U.S. 275 sources

Authorities say 14 people were swimming, and were swept away in a flash flood