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Why is the GOP alienating a generation of soon-to-be voters who were raised on school shootings?

Politicians owned by the NRA may still be saying it’s “too soon” after the latest mass shooting to talk about gun control, but apparently “about a week” is just the right amount of time for those on the right to come after the survivors, who have d

Top trading ideas by HDFC Securities: Buy UBL, Tata Elxsi

Nifty outlook and top trading ideas by Vinay Rajani, Technical Analyst, HDFC Securities.

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International, including Bellagio, Aria and Mandalay Bay, were casting ballots Tuesday to decide whether to approve a new five-year contract. The contract incl

Bag Week 2018: Chrome’s BLCKCHRM Bravo 2.0 backpack is a burly, stylish beast

If you needed to pick a bag to have your back in a street fight, you should probably choose Chrome’s Bravo 2.0. I tested a version of this pack from the company’s higher-end BLCKCHRM line. The BLCKCHRM version of the Bravo 2.0 replaces the norma

WATCH: Manny Machado surprises young fan with special gift

Atlanta teenager JJ Roddenberry was surprised with tickets to see the Atlanta Braves take on the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday, June 24. Roddenberry’s emotional reaction to getting the tickets drew another surprise, this one from his favorite player — Balti

Zach Veach: The IndyCar rookie who’s playing it smart

I used to have doubts about Zach Veach’s potential. Charming and open though he was even in his teens, his form in junior formulas would burn strong two or three times a season and then flicker. Whether it was Sage Karam or Carlos Munoz or Felix Rosenqvist

Senator refused entry to detention center: 'It’s clear this administration is hiding something'

Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) tried to tour a detention facility where migrant children are being held in Florida, especially in light of the fact that the Trump administration is refusing to provide any photos, videos or

Trump takes nation hostage, tells GOP senators he'll shut down government if he doesn't get his wall

Campaign Action It's becoming more and more clear that there's nothing Donald Trump won't do to get his border wall. That includes sacrificing the Republican Congress in the midterm elections, because that's exactly what will happen if he carries through on

Facebook users torched the State Department live Q&A session about family travel in the U.S.

The U.S. State Department is apparently being run by a group of immature trolls because today, of all days, they hosted a Facebook Live question and answer sessions called, “Family Travel Hacks” about summer traveling in the United States. As you might im

Strickland breaks pitching hand punching door in frustration

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Giants closer Hunter Strickland broke his pitching hand punching a door in frustration after blowing the save and taking the loss in a 5-4 defeat to the Miami Marlins on Monday night.

Rangers send Mendez to minors for breaking team rules

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Texas Rangers sent rookie left-hander Yohander Mendez back to Triple-A Round Rock on Tuesday for violating team rules.

FOX Sports’ Goal of the Day: Juan Fernando Quintero nets a sneaky free kick

Juan Fernando Quintero uses some trickery to slide the ball under the leaping Japanese wall to net the score off of a free kick.

Franchy Cordero's rehab assignment shut down after setback

Franchy Cordero's rehab assignment has been shut down after the outfielder felt elbow discomfort after taking a swing

If he wants, Terrell Owens could join Johnny Manziel in Canada

Terrell Owens is aiming a bit higher than this, but if he wants to play football and nobody in the NFL comes calling, he could join Johnny Manziel by taking his talents to Canada.According to David William Naylor of TSN, the Edmonton Eskimos have added Terrel

CNET Asks: Will you go see Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom? - CNET

The fifth installment of the famed jaw-clenching series premieres this week. Are you ready to sink your teeth in?

PayPal is shelling out $400 million in cash for this 18-year-old company that helps gig workers get paid

PayPal announced today that it’s paying $400 million in cash for Hyperwallet, an 18-year-old, Bay Area-based company that helps people and small businesses receive payments for products and services that they sell, including through the vacation rental

Startup Grind founders raise $6.4M for community event platform Bevy

The founders of entrepreneurial community Startup Grind have a startup of their own — Bevy, which announced today that it has raised $6.4 million in Series A funding. The funding comes from Upfront Ventures, author Steve Blank, Qualtrics founders Ryan Smit

Trump was sustained through 2008 real estate crash by all-cash transactions from Russian oligarchs

McClatchy documents a flurry of all-cash sales that Donald Trump made directly to oligarchs, mobsters, and Putin-allies in Russian and former Soviet states while the real estate market was in freefall. That includes deals for people who were heavily involve

The US announces that it will leave the U.N Human Rights Council

NPR is reporting that after creating a humanitarian crisis, our white supremacist in chief has made it official—the United States will no longer be a part of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Nikki Haley announced the official decision alongside Secr

White House aides keep Trump in his happy place with cheery detention photos

White House aides are doing everything possible to make sure Donald Trump remains hermetically sealed from reality. While Trump's paranoid streak runs layers deep, his aides are also feeding him with a stream of cheery photos. The Washington Post writes: Tr

Motte’s Minute: The best social media highlights from the first half of the NASCAR season

In this week's edition of Motte's Minute, Daryl Motte takes you through the best social media highlights from the first half of the NASCAR season.

Ranking Kyle Busch’s accomplishments among the all-time greats

The 'NASCAR Race Hub' crew compares where Kyle Busch's performance and accomplishments, like winning at every track, compare to those of the all-time best drivers.

Is Clint Bowyer a legitimate title contender?

The 'NASCAR Race Hub' crew break how likely it is Clint Bowyer will be able to contend for the 2018 championship.

3rd ex-Wheaton football player pleads guilty in hazing case

WHEATON, Ill. (AP) A third former member of a Christian college football team in suburban Chicago who faced felony charges in a 2016 hazing incident has pleaded guilty to lesser charges.

Herrera happy to change role with contending Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) As compensation for losing his job as a closer, Kelvin Herrera gets to pitch for a contender.

Does good attendance equal good grades?

Studies of classroom attendance patterns in undergraduate students have shown that attendance and performance go hand in hand -- attending class is the key to reaping the rewards of academic achievement. However, many of these studies were completed before th

Machine learning may be a game-changer for climate prediction

New research demonstrates that machine-learning techniques can be used to accurately represent clouds and their atmospheric heating and moistening, and better represent clouds in coarse resolution climate models, with the potential to narrow the range of clim

Rep: Steve King praises child detention camps: 'They get three squares a day'

In a Republican Party now indistinguishable from white nationalism, Rep. Steve King (R-IA) has long played footsie with white supremacists, neo-Confederates, European extremists and open endorsers of both Hitler and his Nazis. He is also the defacto leader o

Some of Trump’s biggest donors are profiting big-time on immigration detention centers

The giant retail stores being converted into detention centers and these large tent cities cropping up to house immigrants, where did they come from? As always, it is important to follow the money. This plan to lock-up asylum-seeking migrants may seem like

Tech leaders condemn policy leading to family separations at the border

By now you’ve seen the photos and videos and probably heard the audio tape. The media coming out of the U.S./Mexico border over the past week has been truly heart-wrenching and horrifying, including, most shockingly, images of young children being housed i

Football matches land on your table thanks to augmented reality

It's World Cup season, so that means that even articles about machine learning have to have a football angle. Today's concession to the beautiful game is a system that takes 2D videos of matches and recreates them in 3D so you can watch them on your coffee ta

VW Group and Ford Motor in early talks to develop commercial vehicles together

German automaker Volkswagen AG and Big Three U.S. automaker Ford Motor are considering teaming up on a range of projects, including jointly developing commercial vehicles, that would help them better compete in a global market that’s demanding better te

PayPal is shelling our $400 million in cash for this 18-year-old company that helps gig workers get paid

PayPal announced today that it’s paying $400 million in cash for Hyperwallet, an 18-year-old, Bay Area-based company that helps people and small businesses receive payments for products and services that they sell, including through the vacation rental

There Are More 'Pet' Tigers Than There Are in the Wild. How Did That Happen?

How did we get into this situation?

Plan to remove goats from Olympics to begin this summer

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) - Park officials plan this summer to begin relocating hundreds of mountain goats from Olympic National Park while killing others. The National Park Service on Tuesday said it finalized a plan to remove about 675 mountain goats that ha

$60K reward in case of Ariz. park ranger missing since 1980

WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) - The National Park Service has raised its reward to $60,000 in the case of a Chiricahua National Monument ranger who went missing more than 38 years ago. Authorities say 41-year-old Paul Fugate was working in the monument's visitor cente

Sony's PlayStation Now may let you download games in the coming months - CNET

It gets better. You can keep gaming even if your internet gets knocked out.

Mechanics of Dragonfly Larvae Inspire High-Tech Devices

Dragonfly larvae may hold the key to a range of engineering and medical applications, according to new research. Scientists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) examined the jet propulsion system of Anisopteran […] The post Mechanics of D

Cuper uncertain over his Egypt future after World Cup loss

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) Hector Cuper doesn't know what his future holds now that Egypt is on the brink of World Cup elimination.

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