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No. 16 Potomac (Md.) sprints to 106-75 rout of No. 20 Theodore Roosevelt

No. 16 Potomac overwhelmed No. 20 Theodore Roosevelt on Monday night. (Joshua Needelman/The Washington Post) * * * Potomac (Md.) point guard Jason Newman is a senior, so he won’t be back next season — unless Wolverines Coach Renard Johnson’s pla

GE Agrees to Sell Industrial-Engines Unit

General Electric agreed to sell a unit that makes large industrial engines to private-equity firm Advent International for $3.25 billion, a move that would bring in needed cash for the struggling conglomerate.
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GE Agrees to Sell Industrial-Engines Unit

General Electric agreed to sell a unit that makes large industrial engines to private-equity firm Advent International for $3.25 billion, a move that would bring in needed cash for the struggling conglomerate.

Comedies' Misfortunes Are No Laughing Matter in Hollywood

Traditional comedies are struggling for oxygen at the box office, caught between superheroes and a vast buffet of stand-up specials, sitcoms and amateur pranks on digital services like Netflix and YouTube.
WSJ.com: US Business

Comedies' Misfortunes Are No Laughing Matter in Hollywood

Traditional comedies are struggling for oxygen at the box office, caught between superheroes and a vast buffet of stand-up specials, sitcoms and amateur pranks on digital services like Netflix and YouTube.

Gray TV to Buy Raycom in $3.65 Billion Deal

Gray Television agreed to buy fellow television station owner Raycom Media in a $3.65 billion deal that will create a company that reaches nearly a quarter of U.S. TV households.
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Gray TV to Buy Raycom in $3.65 Billion Deal

Gray Television agreed to buy fellow television station owner Raycom Media in a $3.65 billion deal that will create a company that reaches nearly a quarter of U.S. TV households.

AT&T Plots Marketplace for TV, Digital Video Ads

AT&T’s advertising chief said the company’s acquisition of AppNexus is part of a strategy to build a first-of-its-kind marketplace for TV and digital video advertising and give it more firepower against Google and Facebook.
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AT&T Plots Marketplace for TV, Digital Video Ads

AT&T’s advertising chief said the company’s acquisition of AppNexus is part of a strategy to build a first-of-its-kind marketplace for TV and digital video advertising and give it more firepower against Google and Facebook.

Harley-Davidson to Shift Production Overseas to Offset EU Tariffs

Harley-Davidson plans to shift production overseas to avoid European Union tariffs on its iconic motorcycles, the latest manufacturer to reconfigure operations amid a widening global trade fight.
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Harley-Davidson to Shift Production Overseas to Offset EU Tariffs

Harley-Davidson plans to shift production overseas to avoid European Union tariffs on its iconic motorcycles, the latest manufacturer to reconfigure operations amid a widening global trade fight.

David Lynch: Trump could be one of the ‘greatest presidents’ in history

US President Donald Trump hasn’t typically found much support among the Hollywood elite, but there may be a first time for everything. Filmmaker David Lynch thinks Trump could be one of the best presidents in American history. Read Full Article at RT.com
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David Lynch: Trump could be one of the ‘greatest presidents’ in history

US President Donald Trump hasn’t typically found much support among the Hollywood elite, but there may be a first time for everything. Filmmaker David Lynch thinks Trump could be one of the best presidents in American history. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Ashamed & humiliated’: Woman denied miscarriage medication by Walgreens pharmacist

A woman said she was left “ashamed” and “humiliated” when a Walgreens pharmacist refused to fill her prescription for medicine to induce a miscarriage because it went against his personal beliefs. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Ashamed & humiliated’: Woman denied miscarriage medication by Walgreens pharmacist

A woman said she was left “ashamed” and “humiliated” when a Walgreens pharmacist refused to fill her prescription for medicine to induce a miscarriage because it went against his personal beliefs. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘American Civil War wasn’t about slavery’ - GOP Senate candidate

Republican Senate nominee Corey Stewart has argued that the American Civil War was not fought over slavery, but over states’ rights. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘American Civil War wasn’t about slavery’ - GOP Senate candidate

Republican Senate nominee Corey Stewart has argued that the American Civil War was not fought over slavery, but over states’ rights. Read Full Article at RT.com

D*ck pics for science: Professor asks for intimate photos for ‘self-esteem’ study

An American academic would like to see pictures of your penis – for science. Professor Alicia Walker is studying the correlation between penis size and self-esteem and has turned to the internet in search of volunteers. Read Full Article at RT.com
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D*ck pics for science: Professor asks for intimate photos for ‘self-esteem’ study

An American academic would like to see pictures of your penis – for science. Professor Alicia Walker is studying the correlation between penis size and self-esteem and has turned to the internet in search of volunteers. Read Full Article at RT.com

Tattoo blunder: New Yorker writer resigns for branding wounded marine a Nazi

Fact-checker and writer at New Yorker magazine Talia Lavin has resigned from her position after she falsely accused an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agent of having a Nazi tattoo on his arm. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Tattoo blunder: New Yorker writer resigns for branding wounded marine a Nazi

Fact-checker and writer at New Yorker magazine Talia Lavin has resigned from her position after she falsely accused an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agent of having a Nazi tattoo on his arm. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Little House on the Prairie’ author scrubbed from library award over ‘complex’ racial legacy

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name will be removed from the title of a major children’s book award, over concerns about her depiction of other races in her almost century-old stories. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Little House on the Prairie’ author scrubbed from library award over ‘complex’ racial legacy

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name will be removed from the title of a major children’s book award, over concerns about her depiction of other races in her almost century-old stories. Read Full Article at RT.com

Pyrrhic victories? 6 trade wars that impacted the global economy

The escalating trade war between the US and China has dominated headlines, dragged markets down and aroused fears of a full-scale global trade war as several countries respond to new US tariffs with tit-for-tat measures. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Pyrrhic victories? 6 trade wars that impacted the global economy

The escalating trade war between the US and China has dominated headlines, dragged markets down and aroused fears of a full-scale global trade war as several countries respond to new US tariffs with tit-for-tat measures. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Dirty on the outside, dirty on the inside’: Trump goes Gordon Ramsay on Virginia restaurant

After White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was booted out of a Virginia restaurant over her administration’s immigration policy, President Trump himself waded into the discussion, channeling his inner Gordon Ramsay. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Dirty on the outside, dirty on the inside’: Trump goes Gordon Ramsay on Virginia restaurant

After White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was booted out of a Virginia restaurant over her administration’s immigration policy, President Trump himself waded into the discussion, channeling his inner Gordon Ramsay. Read Full Article at RT.com

Giant heroin spoon dropped to protest opioid-making pharma (PHOTOS)

A gallery owner who left a giant 800-pound heroin spoon outside the manufacturers of highly-addictive drug oxycodone has promised to recreate the stunt in his fight against opioid use. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Giant heroin spoon dropped to protest opioid-making pharma (PHOTOS)

A gallery owner who left a giant 800-pound heroin spoon outside the manufacturers of highly-addictive drug oxycodone has promised to recreate the stunt in his fight against opioid use. Read Full Article at RT.com

The Trade War's First Casualties

With their escalating trade feud showing little evidence of hurting their economies, the U.S. and China aren’t close to backing down. Investors may get squeezed between the two giants before one of them cracks.
WSJ.com: Markets

The Trade War's First Casualties

With their escalating trade feud showing little evidence of hurting their economies, the U.S. and China aren’t close to backing down. Investors may get squeezed between the two giants before one of them cracks.

Russia's top brass comments on recent situation in Syria's southern de-escalation zone

Some 12 settlements in the southern de-escalation zone switched to the legitimate Syrian government's side
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Russia's top brass comments on recent situation in Syria's southern de-escalation zone

Some 12 settlements in the southern de-escalation zone switched to the legitimate Syrian government's side

Putin congratulates Erdogan on his re-election as Turkey's president

According to preliminary results, Erdogan won Sunday’s early presidential election in Turkey with 52.5% of the votes
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Putin congratulates Erdogan on his re-election as Turkey's president

According to preliminary results, Erdogan won Sunday’s early presidential election in Turkey with 52.5% of the votes

Russian-Azerbaijani trade turnover grows more than 30% over past year

A delegation of Russia’s lower house of parliament led by Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin arrived on a two-day official visit to Azerbaijan on June 24
TASS

Russian-Azerbaijani trade turnover grows more than 30% over past year

A delegation of Russia’s lower house of parliament led by Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin arrived on a two-day official visit to Azerbaijan on June 24

Trump Plans New Curbs on Chinese Investment, Tech Exports to China

President Trump, already embroiled in a trade battle with China, plans to ratchet commercial tensions higher by barring many Chinese firms from investing in U.S. technology and by blocking more technology exports to Beijing.
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Trump Plans New Curbs on Chinese Investment, Tech Exports to China

President Trump, already embroiled in a trade battle with China, plans to ratchet commercial tensions higher by barring many Chinese firms from investing in U.S. technology and by blocking more technology exports to Beijing.

China's Meituan-Dianping Files for Hong Kong IPO

Fast-growing Chinese technology startup Meituan-Dianping applied to list in Hong Kong and seeks to raise billions of dollars to pay for its growth strategy.
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China's Meituan-Dianping Files for Hong Kong IPO

Fast-growing Chinese technology startup Meituan-Dianping applied to list in Hong Kong and seeks to raise billions of dollars to pay for its growth strategy.

Erdogan secures overwhelming majority of votes in Turkey’s election

Head of Turkey’s Supreme Electoral Council Sadi Guve also noted that no attempts have been made so far to challenge the results of the election
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Erdogan secures overwhelming majority of votes in Turkey’s election

Head of Turkey’s Supreme Electoral Council Sadi Guve also noted that no attempts have been made so far to challenge the results of the election

Russian lawmakers’ visit to Baku will boost inter-parliamentary ties, speaker says

A delegation of Russia’s lower house of parliament led by Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin arrived on a two-day official visit to Azerbaijan on June 24
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Russian lawmakers’ visit to Baku will boost inter-parliamentary ties, speaker says

A delegation of Russia’s lower house of parliament led by Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin arrived on a two-day official visit to Azerbaijan on June 24

God is on our side! Maxine Waters calls on restaurants, gas stations to boo Trump admin

Rep. Maxine Waters says members of the Trump administration should expect harassment at restaurants, gas stations and even their homes for their immigration policy. Several of them have already been confronted at public places. Read Full Article at RT.com
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God is on our side! Maxine Waters calls on restaurants, gas stations to boo Trump admin

Rep. Maxine Waters says members of the Trump administration should expect harassment at restaurants, gas stations and even their homes for their immigration policy. Several of them have already been confronted at public places. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Be a man’: Trump attacks Fallon over low ratings ‘whimpering’ after ‘hair show’

Donald Trump mocked The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon for complaining about his low ratings and the backlash he received after a 2016 interview with the president. Netizens said the president should have better things to do. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT America

‘Be a man’: Trump attacks Fallon over low ratings ‘whimpering’ after ‘hair show’

Donald Trump mocked The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon for complaining about his low ratings and the backlash he received after a 2016 interview with the president. Netizens said the president should have better things to do. Read Full Article at RT.com

Short of Workers, Restaurants Turn to Robots

Amid the lowest unemployment in years, fast-food restaurants are turning to machines—not to get rid of workers, but because they can’t find enough. Flippy the burger chef doesn’t complain about the drudgery of grill work and never leaves the kitchen.
WSJ.com: US Business

Short of Workers, Restaurants Turn to Robots

Amid the lowest unemployment in years, fast-food restaurants are turning to machines—not to get rid of workers, but because they can’t find enough. Flippy the burger chef doesn’t complain about the drudgery of grill work and never leaves the kitchen.

Turkey’s Erdogan announces his victory at presidential polls ahead of official results

Аfter counting 95% of ballots that President Erdogan was scoring 53% of the vote, Anadolu Agency reported
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Turkey’s Erdogan announces his victory at presidential polls ahead of official results

Аfter counting 95% of ballots that President Erdogan was scoring 53% of the vote, Anadolu Agency reported

Opposition candidate acknowledges Erdogan’s victory in Turkey’s election - TV

The results of processing of 99,9% of ballots on elections of the head of state Muharrem Ince gaining 30.8% of the votes
TASS

Opposition candidate acknowledges Erdogan’s victory in Turkey’s election - TV

The results of processing of 99,9% of ballots on elections of the head of state Muharrem Ince gaining 30.8% of the votes

Russian senator expects Moscow, Ankara to push for closer ties after Erdogan’s win

Vladimir Jabarov called Erdogan’s and his party’s victory predictable, since, in his view, the current Turkish president’s influence is very high
TASS

Russian senator expects Moscow, Ankara to push for closer ties after Erdogan’s win

Vladimir Jabarov called Erdogan’s and his party’s victory predictable, since, in his view, the current Turkish president’s influence is very high

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