How was an entrepreneur wrongly ID’d as a Univision reporter at a Harris event? It’s...

Maria Fernanda Reyes, a California entrepreneur, was wrongly identified as a Univision reporter before asking Vice President Harris a question at a news conference in Mexico City.

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A political guide to the European soccer championships

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Top fintech bankers helping startups make deals and IPO

Summary List PlacementGood morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I'm Dan DeFrancesco, and here's what's on the agenda today: We spoke to 12 top fintech bankers about where their teams sit...

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10 Horrifying Landlord Stories

Sometimes renting can go wrong—here are some stories of bizarre landlord behavior that will make you want to get on the property ladder imminently.

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Joe Manchin's Filibuster Defense Praised by One of His Biggest Republican Critics

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice backed the Democratic senator for blocking moves to scrap the Senate rule.

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Florida suspect in Publix shooting that left grandmother, grandson, 1, dead identified

A man suspected of fatally shooting a grandmother and her 1-year-old grandson inside a Florida grocery store before turning the gun on himself on Thursday has been identified as Timothy J. Wall.

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Joe Manchin Didn’t Have to Be the 50th Democratic Senator

The president and vice president both go abroad, but only one seems to be having fun.

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The Bitcoin Mining Council kicks off with MicroStrategy's boss at the helm

Summary List PlacementThe Bitcoin Mining Council formally launched on Thursday, bringing together industry leaders to tackle concerns around the digital asset's environmental impact — but Elon...

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The red PS5 controller is a different red to the red Xbox Series X controller

While the PS5’s divisive two-tone design has led some to swap out large pieces of plastic for a more unified look, this month did at least see Sony release some official new color options for the...

theverge.com

In the fight for democracy, Democrats are being outmaneuvered

Democrats believed they had won and everything would be fine. They weren't remotely ready for the counterattack

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The Curious Case of “Herlock Sholmès”

When the creators of Lupin and Sherlock got into a copyright dispute, the solution was as inelegant as it was hilarious.

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Swiss detail extra security measures for Biden-Putin summit

Swiss authorities will temporarily restrict airspace over the city of Geneva and deploy up to 1,000 troops to the area to help reinforce security for the summit of Russian President Vladimir Putin...

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Swiss detail extra security measures for Biden-Putin summit

Swiss authorities will temporarily restrict airspace over the city of Geneva and deploy up to 1,000 troops to the area to help reinforce security measures for the summit of Russian President...

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Man Group’s CIO Sandy Rattray to leave in management reshuffle

Hedge fund fared better than some rivals during pandemic but investment performance has faltered

ft.com

UK economy edges to pre-pandemic levels as lockdown eased

The easing of lockdown restrictions in April helped the British economy grow at its fastest rate since July 2020 and recoup further ground lost during the coronavirus pandemic

go.com

Kenya gets $750 million World Bank loan to help recovery from COVID-19 effects

Kenya has received a $750 million loan from the World Bank to support its budget and help the East African economy recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the multilateral lender said...

yahoo.com

Plastic Items Dominate Ocean Garbage [Infographic]

Single-use plastic bags, bottles and food containers account for the highest share of garbage items documented across seven acquatic ecosystems.

forbes.com

States Scale Back Pandemic Reporting, Stirring Alarm

More than two dozen states have reduced how frequently they report what's happening with the pandemic in their states, raising alarm among some public health experts.

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4 Changes to Social Security You Probably Didn't Know About

Changes to the program could play a major role in the type of retirement you have.

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Global stocks inch to all-time high

Bonds continue to rally despite strong US inflation numbers

ft.com

Netflix eyes new business ventures to help it stay ahead of competitors

After years of dominating video streaming, Netflix is beginning to eye new business lines that could help it stay ahead of competitors. Driving the news: The company on Thursday unveiled an online...

axios.com

Rural Communities Fall Farther Behind In COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Cities are leaving rural areas behind in the race to vaccinate against COVID-19, but some states' suburbs are struggling, too. To close the gap experts say, outreach needs to be hyperlocal.

npr.org

Biden's European pick-up line: I am not Trump

500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses. Jill Biden's "Love" jacket. And an updating of the Atlantic Charter that briefly let President Biden and Prime Minister Boris Johnson channel FDR and Winston...

axios.com

After more than 14 months of a pandemic, it seems only the wealthy can buy property. Wait,...

fark.com

Trump searching for new spokesperson after Jason Miller quits: report

Miller plans on taking over as CEO of a technology startup

salon.com

Celebrity Moms Open Up About Giving Birth at Home So We Can Share These Intimate Moments With Them

Lately, more and more celebrity moms have started to open up about the unique and powerful experience of giving birth to their babies at home. Many of them gave interviews and wrote essays and...

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What Your Sleeping Habits May Say About You and Your Health

Believe it or not, we spend 1/3 of our lives sleeping. That’s why it’s fair to say that it can shape our personality in one way or another. What’s more, it’s actually possible to get up on the...

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How ESG Stocks Perform Depends on Who Ranks Them

Ratings vary widely among the three dominant firms that evaluate stocks on environmental, social and governance criteria, leading to inconsistent performance.

wsj.com

Cheap Dollars Attract Foreign Investors to Treasurys

The cheapest dollars in years are spurring a rise in foreign investment in U.S. government bonds at the same time that pension funds are boosting their holdings—and that demand pickup could weigh...

wsj.com

Brisbane set to host 2032 Olympics after IOC endorsement

Brisbane, Australia is set to host the 2032 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) endorsed its unopposed bid for the future Games.

cnn.com

UK competition regulator to supervise Google's Privacy Sandbox changes

The UK's competition regulator has agreed with Google to oversee its Privacy Sandbox changes.

engadget.com

Li Ka-Shing’s Flagship CK Asset Mulls Sale Of UBS London Headquarters For $1.4 Billion: Report

CK Asset Holdings is said to be mulling a sale of UBS AG’s London headquarters to several potential buyers, according to a Bloomberg report.

forbes.com

Why Investing in Stocks Isn't Like Gambling

Here's why buying stocks is a far cry from cutting loose at a casino.

fool.com

Jail for rapist who faked his death at 'Mortuary Beach'

Kim Avis tried to evade justice by fleeing Scotland then faking his death at one of California's most dangerous beaches.

bbc.co.uk

'We Will Win Because History Is on Our Side' (2018)

spiegel.de

Africa May Not Meet Vaccination Goal, W.H.O. Says

The global health agency had set a target for countries to inoculate 10 percent of their populations by September. Here’s the latest on the pandemic.

nytimes.com

Here's Everything That Went Down During The Last Ever Episode Of "Keeping Up With The Kardashians"

"I never thought I was lonely. But, turning 40 this year, I was like, ‘No, I don’t want a husband that lives in a completely different state.’”

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Kim Kardashian Ended Her Marriage To Kanye West After Growing Tired Of "Extravagance" And Having...

Kim Kardashian Ended Her Marriage To Kanye West After Growing Tired Of "Extravagance" And Having "No One To Share Life With" When He Made Them Live Apart  BuzzFeed NewsKanye West 'Trying to Woo...

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Texas boat nearly goes over edge of dam, occupants rescued, officials say

Some boaters in Texas were rescued Thursday after their vessel came dangerously close to tipping over a dam in the Austin area, according to local paramedics.

foxnews.com

Assisted dying campaigner Noel Conway dies aged 71

Noel Conway's wife says her husband had a "painless and dignified death" at home.

bbc.co.uk

Queqiao: The bridge between Earth and the far side of the moon

moondaily.com

NerdWallet: Buying an EV is a different game in some ways

While much of the conventional car-buying advice still applies, with electric cars, a few other steps can save you thousands of dollars.

marketwatch.com

Zoos Are Bad for Animals

Many of them aspire to be good civic institutions that care for animals on their grounds and in the wild. But is it really worth their captivity?

nytimes.com

‘It’s not easy to take a life’: is coping with PTSD harder for US soldiers?

Other, more traditional societies seem better at dealing with the ‘moral injury’ warriors suffer through having killedWhen anthropologist Sarah Mathew traveled to the borderlands of Kenya and...

theguardian.com

Bill Clinton: ‘I always wanted to be a writer, but doubted my ability to do it’

The author and 42nd president of the United States on finding comfort in thrillers – and inspiration in William Styron, James Baldwin and Maya AngelouThe book I am currently readingThe End of...

theguardian.com

Republicans in the States Are Proving Joe Manchin Wrong

While Senator Joe Manchin is demanding that both parties agree on any further federal voting-rights legislation, a new study quantifies how completely Republicans have excluded Democrats from the...

theatlantic.com

Next Avenue: Expanding this home care program would give more people an alternative to nursing homes

After so many died of COVID-19 in nursing homes, there's a lot of interest in home care. New legislation would expand the popular PACE home care program.

marketwatch.com

Jill Biden's 'love' blazer sets the tone for G7 summit

Jill Biden has underscored her husband's unity agenda ahead of the G7 summit in Cornwall, UK, wearing a blazer embellished with the word "love."

cnn.com

I'm Truly Curious If You Think These Celeb Notes App Statements Were Genuine Or Not

"I would very much like to be excluded from this narrative." –Taylor Swift

buzzfeed.com

28 Cute Things To Make Your Kitchen A Place You'll Actually Want To Step Into

These are so cute they'll pull you into the kitchen just to look at them if not use them.

buzzfeed.com

Cyberpunk 2077 developer says its hacked data is circulating online

Hacked data stolen from CD Projekt is circulating online, the company says. The studio behind Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher 3 says it can not confirm the exact contents of the data being...

theverge.com

Health Icons: Free, open source icons for any healthcare project

Discussion | Link

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Make sure you are wearing long sleeves and pants if pruning a fig tree. [Graphic image] [Scary]

abc.net.au

China may not be a member of the G7, but it's dominating the agenda

China may not be a member of the G7, but it's dominating the agenda  CNN

cnn.com

Shark Attack Thriller ‘The Wreck’ Sets Malta Shoot, Altitude to Sell at Virtual Cannes Market (EXCLUSIVE)

Altitude Film Sales has boarded high concept survival thriller “The Wreck” and will introduce the project to buyers at the upcoming Cannes virtual market. Based on a screenplay by Nick Saltrese...

variety.com

The good soldiers of cinema still fighting the good fight

The journey to bring the LUX Audience Award to life under uncertain conditions has been a valuable, complex and sometimes arduous mission, says Mike Downey, Chairman of the European Film Academy.

euronews.com

Icebreaker by UpContent: Engage contacts through curated content, with one click

“ Huge fan of UpContent. Their latest app, Icebreaker, makes it easy to engage your contacts with curated content in a simple 1-click workflow. A great way to tap into the tribal knowledge...

hubspot.com

We’re All Just Living Under the Tyranny of Joe Manchin

“Everything’s a question mark, because we no longer live in a democracy. We live under the tyranny of Joe Manchin,” says Rep. Ritchie Torres (D-NY) of the current state of Congress.The...

thedailybeast.com

Hear SZA, SAINt JHN Fall in Love on ‘Just For Me’

The song comes off the soundtrack to Space Jam: A New Legacy

rollingstone.com

The Devil Works Hard, But Kris Jenner Always Worked Harder

This is a preview of our pop culture newsletter The Daily Beast’s Obsessed, written by senior entertainment reporter Kevin Fallon. To receive the full newsletter in your inbox each week, sign up...

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China has created a dystopian hellscape in Xinjiang, Amnesty report says

In a new report, Amnesty International says China is committing crimes against humanity in Xinjiang.

bbc.co.uk

Delta flight diverted after passenger became "threat"

The carrier says the passenger was "unruly." "CBS This Morning Saturday" co-host Dana Jacobson says the pilot said the passenger became a threat.

cbsnews.com

Tesla shows off the $130,000 Model S Plaid's performance

Tesla delivered its first 25 Model S Plaid EVs while CEO Elon Musk detailed all the new features that give it so much extra quickness and enhanced range.

engadget.com

Ride-hailing giant Didi wants to be more than just the Uber of China

Didi filed Thursday to list in New York in what many expect could be the largest initial public offering in the world this year.

cnbc.com

U.S.-China relations are 'still deteriorating,' says former U.S. ambassador

Max Baucus, former U.S. ambassador to China, said he was wrong to think that ties between Washington and Beijing could reset when Joe Biden becomes president.

cnbc.com

Adam Schiff Slams Trump DOJ’s Targeting Of His Data: ‘Terrible Abuse Of Power’

“I view Bill Barr as the second most dangerous person in the country after Donald Trump and this is just further proof of that,” said the House Intelligence Committee chair.

huffpost.com

Oregon Lawmakers Expel Republican Rep. Mike Nearman Over Capitol Breach

Nearman is the first member of the House to be expelled in its 160-year history.

huffpost.com

Mama June Claims Dentist Pulled Bait-and-Switch with Teeth Job, Sends Legal Threat

Mama June's going after a dentist she claims promised to fix her teeth in exchange for some Instagram publicity, but allegedly pulled a bait-and-switch ... leaving her mouth in major pain. The...

tmz.com

Hear Kylie Minogue’s Infectious Cover of Lady Gaga’s ‘Marry the Night’

The song will appear on the 10th anniversary edition of Born This Way

rollingstone.com

More Vaccine-Hesitant Hongkongers Are Finally Signing Up for COVID-19 Shots. Is It the...

A Tesla, a free apartment and gold bars are all up for grabs in COVID-19 vaccine lotteries in Hong Kong. They may not be enough to overcome hesitancy.

time.com

Donovan Mitchell scores 37 to lead Utah Jazz to Game 2 win, says he's 'fine' after late ankle injury

Donovan Mitchell scores 37 to lead Utah Jazz to Game 2 win, says he's 'fine' after late ankle injury  ESPNJazz-Clippers live blog: 3 takeaways from Utah's 117-111 Game 2 win over LA  KSL.comForget...

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J Lo's L.A. Home Still Targeted with Multiple 911 Calls

Someone has beef with Jennifer Lopez and way too much time on their hands, and it's pissing off cops, who continue to get flooded with 911 calls to go to her L.A. home ... nearly 6 months after...

tmz.com

‘Queen Bees’ Review: A Lightweight but Likable Comedy Propelled by an All-Star Team of Old Pros

There will always been a place in the world for older-skewing movies as pleasant as “Queen Bees,” a lightweight but likable comedy set primarily in a retirement community where close friendships...

variety.com

Google abandons experiment to hide parts of site URLs in the Chrome address bar, which ran from...

Google's experiment to hide parts of a site's URL in the Chrome address bar (the Omnibox) has failed and has been removed from the browser earlier this week.

therecord.media

America may be ‘back’ at G7, but allies’ doubts about U.S. democracy linger

In 2017 the president of the United States shocked Washington's Western allies during his first European trip, scolding them for failing to pay their "fair share" on defense, physically shoving...

reuters.com

China passes law to counter foreign sanctions

The countermeasures in the Chinese law include "denial of visas, entry or expulsion... and sealing up, seizing and freezing assets of persons or enterprises that adhere to foreign sanctions...

euronews.com

Lizzo's TikTok leggings and all the other gym gear you need this summer

Set yourself up for success with the right workout items

cbsnews.com

State bar admits 'mistakes' in handling years of complaints against Tom Girardi

The State Bar of California acknowledged that its investigators had mishandled years of complaints against legal titan and "Real Housewives" cast member Tom Girardi, who is accused of stealing...

latimes.com

Nvidia acquires DeepMap, which is building high-definition maps for autonomous vehicles; DeepMap...

Chipmaker Nvidia is acquiring DeepMap, the high-definition mapping startup announced. The company said its mapping IP will help Nvidia’s autonomous vehicle technology sector, Nvidia Drive. “The...

techcrunch.com

Investing: David Roche on how to invest in the electric vehicle market

Investing: David Roche on how to invest in the electric vehicle market  CNBC

cnbc.com

Companies fire employees for these personality traits, but maybe they should be getting bonuses

The founders of Motto say that the most innovative workers approach problems and solutions with blinding originality despite all their quirks and sharp elbows.   Innovation. It’s a word so central...

fastcompany.com

Donovan Mitchell Drops 37, Lifts Jazz to 2-0 Lead vs. Kawhi Leonard, Clippers

The Utah Jazz held serve at home. Utah extended its lead in its second-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers to 2-0 with a XXX-XXX...

bleacherreport.com

4 ways to make your chats on collaboration apps more emotionally intelligent

The chief customer officer of Onna urges us not to get lazy in informal Slack, Teams, or Zoom interactions and offers easy tips to communicate effectively with empathy. There is no doubt that...

fastcompany.com

EXPLAINER: What will change under Israel's new government?

JERUSALEM (AP) — If all goes according to plan, Israel will swear in a new government on Sunday, ending Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's record 12-year rule and a political crisis that...

apnews.com

Can Britain Be the Ally America Needs?

As Boris Johnson prepares to host Joe Biden and the leaders of the world’s other G7 democracies this weekend, Britain appears to have recovered something of its old self. After years of stasis,...

theatlantic.com

Can You Name These Famous Natural Landmarks?

See if you can identify these world-famous natural wonders by simply seeing a picture of them.

mentalfloss.com

China's children may be next in line for COVID-19 vaccines

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — If China is to meet its tentative goal of vaccinating 80% of its population against the coronavirus by the end of the year, tens of millions of children may have to start...

apnews.com

These Colors Don't Run

After HOA banned their Pride flag, couple got creative. Rainbow lights on a Florida bridge were abruptly turned off. Now, the Pride Month display is back on.. Written in stone: For East Greenwich...

metafilter.com

The Biden Administration Is Routinely Sending Mexican Children Back to Danger, Report Finds

While the administration vowed to end Trump’s practice of expelling unaccompanied minors, the practice persists for children from Mexico. The post The Biden Administration Is Routinely Sending...

theintercept.com

We Finally Know What Was Sold in Wuhan’s Markets Before the Pandemic

A study filled crucial gaps in our knowledge about the live animal trade in China that some have blamed for causing the pandemic.

vice.com

Long Beach replaces rainbow lifeguard tower, a symbol of pride, burned in suspected arson

Long Beach officials Thursday unveiled a new rainbow lifeguard tower, a symbol of LGBTQ pride, replacing one that was destroyed in a suspected arson fire.

latimes.com

Teens accused of murdering one of their parents recorded chilling video: 'Day three after...

A chilling cellphone video shows two teenagers laughing about murder after one of their parents was killed and police are using it as evidence against them. 16-year-old Sierra Halseth and...

theblaze.com

Learn game development with 3 free courses and 30 courses for just $20

When you say you're ready to learn a new skill, how ready are you really? Sometimes, the urge prompts enough curiosity for an interested student to try a course or two. Or maybe you're the all-in...

boingboing.net

Top Chef Power Rankings, Week 11: Mystery Ingredients And A Sea Of Tears

This week's Top Chef stole from the French and ended in a pool of tears.

uproxx.com

Nathan MacKinnon: Loss to Golden Knights 'Sucks,' 'Haven't Won S--t' in 8 Years

Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon spoke after his team lost its fourth straight game to the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday en route to a...

bleacherreport.com

Rep. Rashida Tlaib claims 'freedom of speech doesn't exist for Muslim women in Congress'

Far-left Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib (Mich.) declared Thursday to her 1.4 million Twitter followers that "freedom of speech doesn't exist for Muslim women in Congress," after her fellow Muslim...

theblaze.com

The Guy Who Went Viral For Singing 'Unwritten' In A Car Is Super Creeped Out By His Online Fame

Meet Sean Kickham, a Natasha Bedingfield fan who wishes you'd all just chill out a little.

buzzfeednews.com

America's Image Abroad Rebounds With Transition From Trump to Biden

But many raise concerns about health of U.S. political system

pewresearch.org

11 Times Sylvester Stallone Said He Was Done Playing Rocky Balboa

On the eve of 'Rocky IV' in 1985, the actor said, "Oh, this is it for Rocky." That was four Rockys ago.

mentalfloss.com

Bzzzzzzzzzzzzz the most recognized bee broker is Joe in Bakersfield

Scientific Beekeeping's Randy Oliver gave the inside honeycomb perspective on the high stakes negotiations between beekeepers and California's almond growers. With the huge jump in almond acreage...

metafilter.com

Saweetie Connects With Esports Organization Gen. G To Host Education Workshops For Asian Americans

The two will host the workshops that see the rapper learning skills and covering topics that include gaming, cooking, music, and lifestyle.

uproxx.com

The Guy Who Went Viral For Singing "Unwritten" In A Car Is Super Creeped Out By His Online Fame

Meet Sean Kickham, a Natasha Bedingfield fan who wishes you'd all just chill out a little.

buzzfeednews.com

Bidenomics not working?

nypost.com

WATCH: Biden, Johnson strike warm tone in first meeting

Beginning a week of diplomacy across the Atlantic, Biden hopes to use his first overseas trip as president to reassure European allies that the United States had shed the transactional tendencies...

pbs.org

End of his era draws near..

apnews.com

Arch Canyon Trail in Ajo, Arizona

Approximately equidistant from the cities of Tucson and Phoenix lies Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a park that abuts the border of the United States and Mexico. The park was set aside to...

atlasobscura.com

Hackers Stole a Ton of EA Data

The video game publisher confirmed the breach, which could be a boon to the shadowy world of cheat-makers.

wired.com

WATCH: U.S. begins shifting Afghan combat operations outside country

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is telling Congress that the U.S. military has already begun conducting combat operations and surveillance in Afghanistan from outside the country's borders, as the...

pbs.org

Tiny bright flashlight

This inexpensive LED flashlight is so tiny you have to see it to believe it. But it's much brighter than my smartphone flashlight so I keep it with me in my pocket. It uses button cell batteries...

boingboing.net

Biden Just Decided Not to Protect Meatpacking Workers from COVID

On the campaign trail last year, Joe Biden vowed that as president, he would stand up for workers being ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic. One set of laborers in particular caught his attention:...

motherjones.com

Meet the Indispensable Bagel Rollers of NYC

Pasquale Fuentes arrives at Shelsky’s Brooklyn Bagels around 4 p.m. and gets to work making dough, cutting it into slabs, and rolling it into ropes. On most days, he heads home around nine, but...

atlasobscura.com

Marco Rubio Will Defer Your Student Loans, but Only If You Survive a Terrorist Attack

Who needs student loan forgiveness when you can have your payments deferred for one year, with no decrease in total debt, so long as you’ve survived a terrorist attack? Today, Sen. Marco Rubio...

motherjones.com

Jill Biden’s Latest Look Sends A Message Of Love

Jill Biden is sending love with her latest look. On Thursday, the First Lady met with U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson while wearing a black jacket with the word “Love” emblazoned with crystals...

refinery29.com

The Affordable Summer-Dress Destination You’re Forgetting About

Many of us know Lulus — the California-based purveyor of cheap and cheerful frocks — as a destination for prom dresses, matchy-matchy bridesmaid attire, and boho wedding gowns whose double-digit...

refinery29.com

Adam Schiff calls for investigation after report of his phone records being seized by Trump DOJ

The New York Times reported that the department hunted for leakers behind the distribution of classified information early in the Trump administration.

politico.com

“I’m…Watching Them Kill People”

And how I became a “Sheeple”Continue reading on Politically Speaking »

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fivethirtyeight.com

Keeping Up with the Kardashians Is Ending. But Their Exploitation of Black Women’s Aesthetics Continues

'It’s no secret that they’ve adopted many styles that Black women have created and made them more palatable'

time.com

Grab 'Control,' 'Battlefield 4,' and More Free PC Games This Week

One of 2019’s best video games, Control, is free for PC on the Epic Game Store launcher this week—and it’s not the only one.Read more...

lifehacker.com

Adams takes hits on living arrangements as New York mayoral candidates spar in third debate

politico.com

Who is Stassie Baby?

The answer to a burning existential query.

gq.com

12 Science and History 'Facts' That Changed Since You Were in School

In the age of misinformation and disinformation, we’re (hopefully) all getting a little better about fact-checking—or at least, about not automatically believing every last thing we read or hear...

lifehacker.com

Do You Buy That … Ranked-Choice Voting Could Change The Outcome Of The NYC Mayoral Race?

fivethirtyeight.com

The New Apple iMac Wants Me to Be 3 Percent Happier

The technicolor desktop returns in a slightly dimmer world.

gq.com

Here’s The First Gameplay Trailer for ‘Elden Ring’

The new game from the people who brought us ‘Dark Souls’ and ‘Bloodborne’ will hit in January of 2022.

vice.com

Neck-Zapping Gadget Reduced All-Nighter Fatigue in New Study

An Air Force soldier demonstrates the use of gammaCore.

scientificamerican.com

How to Snap Out of That Post-Pandemic Exhaustion You’re Feeling

Here’s the advice I’m giving my coaching clientsContinue reading on Medium »

medium.com

Cori Bush Demands FBI Data on Her Protest Activity

At a House hearing on Thursday, Bush confronted FBI Director Christopher Wray over the bureau’s ongoing surveillance of protesters for racial justice. The post Cori Bush Demands FBI Data on Her...

theintercept.com

Any Reform of Federal Oil and Gas Leasing Must Include Environmental Justice

A family leaves church in October, 1998, in Lions, Louisiana.

scientificamerican.com

U.S. To Donate 500 Million Doses Of Covid Vaccine Globally

The U.S. will purchase 500 million doses of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to donate to 92 low-income countries and the African Union over the next year as pressure intensifies for wealthy countries...

theonion.com

The Other Black Girl is a pulpy, joyous thrill ride of a book

Zakiya Dalila Harris’s debut is All About Eve at an all-white publishing office. It’s a love letter to Black women and an indictment of publishing. Early on in The Other Black Girl, a...

vox.com

How Risky Is It to Send Jeff Bezos to the Edge of Space?

Today's commercial spacecraft have a safety advantage, thanks to simpler designs and suborbital missions. But with rockets, nothing is certain.

wired.com

Pfizer Announces Breakthrough Medication That Will Treat Executives To New Chalet In Swiss Alps

NEW YORK—Describing the new pharmaceutical as a revolution in the biomedical field, Pfizer announced Thursday a breakthrough medication that would treat executives to a new chalet in the Swiss...

theonion.com

OSHA Issues Covid Workplace Safety Rule, But Only for Health Care

The Labor Department says it will issue optional guidance to other employers. Some advocacy groups say more is needed.

nytimes.com

A Broken System: The Number of Indigenous People Who Died from Coronavirus May Never Be Known

From medical health privacy laws to a maze of siloed information systems, the true impact of COVID-19 on American Indian and Alaska Natives is impossible to calculate.

longform.org

Why Democrats are voting on bills that have no chance of passing

A series of upcoming votes could build the case for eliminating the filibuster. Senate Democrats — many of whom support a change to the filibuster — are building the case for getting rid of the...

vox.com

Could Remote Internships Become a Best Practice?

Remote access might be key to accelerating meaningful increases in diversity, inclusion, accessibility and equity.

smithsonianmag.com

The Oracle’s Daughter

Sarah Green escaped her mother’s cult 22 years ago. She still thinks about those she left behind.

longform.org

Ambassador Tai to Outline Biden’s Goal of Worker-Focused Trade Policy

The U.S. trade representative will call for stronger worker protections in trade policy as the administration looks to curb the negative impact of globalization.

nytimes.com

Google settles with French trustbusters

Competition authorities flex their muscles. Big tech isn’t trembling

economist.com

Will commercial jets break the sound barrier once again?

Maybe. But not for a few years yet

economist.com

The Immigrant History of the NYC Neighborhood Behind 'In the Heights'

How Washington Heights, a community in upper Manhattan, became the heart of an award-winning musical and a hotly anticipated film adaptation

smithsonianmag.com

How to Cook a Whole Chicken on a Campfire

Wes Siler makes a campfire feast.

outsideonline.com

Meet the TikTokers Upending Outdoor Influencer Culture

By valuing relatability over action shots, TikTok may be ushering in a new era of outdoor creators and celebrities

outsideonline.com