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Saudi Arabia books Future, 50 Cent, and Chris Brown to headline landmark music festival after Nicki Minaj pulled out over the kingdom's human-rights record

Saudi Arabia books Future, 50 Cent, and Chris Brown to headline landmark music festival after Nicki Minaj pulled out over the kingdom's human-rights record

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Saudi Arabia booked four major US rappers to headline a landmark music festival after Nicki Minaj pulled out over the kingdom's poor human-rights record. Jeddah World Fest 2019...
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U.S., Chinese officials to discuss trade in Thursday call -Mnuchin

25 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. and Chinese officials will hold a telephone call later on Thursday, and further in-person trade talks could be possible depending on how their discussion...
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UN investigator calls for tougher approach on Myanmar abuses

31 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee says US sanctions should be tougher and international community must step up.
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We Analyzed How the “Great Replacement” and Far Right Ideas Spread Online. The Trends Reveal Deep Concerns

55 minutes ago   |   Time

“We are being replaced,” the Belgian politician Dries van Langenhove repeatedly posted on social media this Spring. Despite his use of words echoing the rhetoric found in two...
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Thousands show up to burial of Vietnam veteran who had no living relatives

Thousands show up to burial of Vietnam veteran who had no living relatives

1 hour ago   |   KOAT

When Wayne Wilson's friends put a call out for community members to attend his funeral, they were expecting an additional 10 to 15 people to show up.
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Schumer, DNC up in arms over face manipulation app created by ‘the Russians'

Schumer, DNC up in arms over face manipulation app created by ‘the Russians'

1 hour ago   |   RT

Accusations about FaceApp, a service for manipulating portraits, have graduated from racism and transphobia to a bona fide national security threat, with Chuck Schumer calling...
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‘Send her back': Trump's incitement on Ilhan Omar

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

On Wednesday night, the president married two longstanding political tactics: suspicion of Muslims, and extrajudicial calls to action.
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Nevada: Feds should restudy seismic risk at nuke dump site

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Nevada's governor and congressional delegation are pointing to earthquakes this month in the California desert and calling for the U.S. Energy Department to look again at...
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I Worked at an Amazon Fulfillment Center; They Treat Workers Like Robots

1 hour ago   |   Time

A group of workers with their fists raised in solidarity hold a scrawled sign: “We are humans not robots!” They and others at an Amazon warehouse in Minnesota protested in...
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The Internet Is Changing the English Language. Is That a Good Thing?

1 hour ago   |   Time

For more than 600 years, English speakers used because as a conjunction meaning “for the reason that,” dutifully following it with a full clause of explanation. Then, a few...
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Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran's state TV reported Thursday. Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

The teen's parents said Wednesday that they were grateful for the verdict, even though it would not bring back their son. Read more ...

'Send Her Back!' Trump Rally Erupts With New Racist Chant About Rep. Ilhan Omar

'Send Her Back!' Trump Rally Erupts With New Racist Chant About Rep. Ilhan Omar

Trump supporters at a rally in North Carolina turned the president's attacks on four progressive Democratic congresswomen into a chilling chant. Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

British Open 2019: Rory McIlroy starts with disastrous quadruple-bogey eight

British Open 2019: Rory McIlroy starts with disastrous quadruple-bogey eight

He was met with a raucous reception on the first tee, but Rory McIlroy endured an opening-hole meltdown at Royal Portrush. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

The 2019 British Open kicks off Thursday, and for those stateside hoping to get a peek at golfers working their way through historic Royal Portrush, it'll be a very early... Read more ...