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World shares weaken ahead of G-7 meet; oil…

World stock markets weaken ahead of G7 meeting, oil bottoms out after tumble on production cut

Special K Thinks They Reveal Women's Biggest…

Women no longer need to hide their eating habits, according to an ad from Special K, they need to "own it". Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has more.

Guardian Reporter Says He Was 'Body Slammed' By…

While trying to interview GOP House candidate Greg Gianforte, Ben Jacobs claims he was "body slammed."

Strike by government workers in Portugal disrupts services

A 24-hour strike by Portuguese government workers over pay and working hours is disrupting public services, especially in the national health service and the state education system

Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade…

The differences are well-known: climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations off its consensus game with U.S. President Donald Trump cast as the spoiler-in-chief

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Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to build a world…

Mark Zuckerberg gave a commencement speech at Harvard, the university he dropped out of to create Facebook

America is Obsessed with Canned Wine

It looks like canned wine is having its moment, according to numbers from Nielsen and a survey out of Texas Tech University. Sales numbers show this cool drink will be a hot ticket item this summer. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

'Game Of Thrones' Trailer For Season 7, Martin…

HBO's trailer for "Game of Thrones" season seven just dropped. Let's obsess over it for a while. Oh, and GRRM has more TV shows in the making.

Costco shares rise as earnings top Wall Street…

Costco shares rise after the warehouse club company reported earnings that topped Wall Street expectations

Fox News, Sean Hannity Backtrack From DNC…

The network has retracted its original reporting on the murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich.

Clarification: Serena Williams-Silicon Valley…

Clarification: Serena Williams-Silicon Valley story

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Trump plan to sell off half of oil stockpile…

President Donald Trump's proposal to sell nearly half the US emergency oil stockpile is renewing debate over the need for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Poll: Older Americans want Medicare-covered long…

AP Poll: Most older Americans think Medicare should have a major role in paying for ongoing living assistance

Greek ex-prime minister hurt as letter bomb…

Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos was injured after a letter bomb exploded inside his car in a central Athens, an attack that also left two Bank of Greece employees wounded

Retailers cheer GOP retreat on ending debit card…

Restaurants, grocers and several lawmakers are celebrating the decision to make a key change to a bill that would repeal much of the Dodd-Frank law enacted after the financial crisis

Correction: TV-Fox News-Hannity story

Correction: TV-Fox News-Hannity story

Ryan: Lawmakers will meet new debt deadline

House Speaker Paul Ryan is assuring investors that Congress will meet a new deadline to increase the government's borrowing cap and avert an economy-quaking default on U.S. obligations

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Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA…

People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018

Trump seeks to end program for older jobless…

President Donald Trump is trying to end a half-century-old job training and placement program for older Americans