BUSINESS

State-owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 pct stake in American – ABC News »

State-owned Qatar Airways is attempting to buy a 10 percent stake in American Airlines, triggering U.S. antitrust oversight of deals that size. American said in a regulatory filing Thursday that…

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Foxconn Is Scouting Locations for Its Planned $10 Billion US Display Factory – Fortune »

Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker and a major Apple (aapl) supplier, plans to invest more than $10 billion in a display-making factory in the United States and will…

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ENTERTAINMENT

Bachelor in Paradise Alums Jared Haibon & Ashley Iaconetti Weigh in on Controversy: It Was ‘Shocking’ & ‘Alarming’ – PEOPLE.com »

  The Bachelor in Paradise controversy had fans reeling as season 4 production was halted over concerns about an alleged sexual…

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Rebecca Burger: 5 Things To Know About Late Instagram Model After Tragic Death – Hollywood Life »

33-year-old Instagram model, Rebecca Burger, was tragically killed when a canister of whipped cream exploded into her chest on June…

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George Clooney’s partner Rande Gerber says everyone ‘kind of shocked’ by tequila company’s $1 billion sale – ABC News »

George Clooney won’t have to worry about a college fund for his newborn twins. The Oscar winner just sold his…

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‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Trailer Breakdown: A Guide to the Upcoming Battles – Newsweek »

With less than a month to go until the seventh season of Game of Thrones begins, the gods old and…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
TECHNOLOGY

Facebook changes mission statement to ‘bring the world closer together’ – TechCrunch »

“Making the world more open and connected” had one fundamental flaw: it didn’t push for any specific positive outcome from more connection. Technically, it could encompass digital voyeurism via the News Feed, trading in-person friendship for online acquaintanceship or the filter bubbles and echospheres that…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Tesla Is Reportedly Considering Launching Its Own Streaming Music Service – Forbes »

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk listens to US President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with business leaders in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on January 23, 2017. / AFP / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) This…

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Indian women won’t upload profile pics. Facebook wants to change that. – Washington Post »

Facebook is piloting a new tool, aimed specifically at Indian women, to help secure uploaded images. (Dado Ruvic/Illustration/Reuters) Scroll through an Indian person’s friends list, and you’ll see many people using images of sunsets, flowers or Bollywood stars as their profile pictures. The reason, Facebook…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

I Do Not Understand How The Math Adds Up For Pokémon GO’s Gym Raids – Forbes »

Niantic Pokemon GO Right now, millions of Pokémon GO players are sitting around waiting for new gyms and raids to go live in the game. The update is out, but Niantic has yet to flip the server-side switch for activation. That’s given me plenty of…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
SCIENCE

Stephen Hawking, Kris Jenner and other famous people with plans to send humans to Mars – Washington Post »

Stephen Hawking, Kris Jenner and other famous people with plans to send humans to Mars – Washington Post

A spacecraft takes off from India for Mars in 2013. Let’s join some celebrities in imagining there’s a person on the planet. (Jagadeesh Nv/European Pressphoto Agency) Stephen Hawking…

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Could asteroids bombard the Earth to cause a mass extinction in 10 million years? – Phys.Org »

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Credit: Elenarts/Shutterstock Scientists have spent decades debating whether asteroids and comets hit the Earth at regular intervals. At the same time, a few studies have…

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Asia

Boeing Growth To Be Driven By Asia – Forbes

Boeing Current Market Outlook Boeing Growth To Be Driven By Asia – Forbes}…

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Mid-East

Jared Kushner’s falling into a trap on Mideast peace – New York Post

TEL AVIV  — Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, landed here Wednesday to officially kick off what might be the toughest portion of his wide-ranging responsibilities: Arab-Israeli peace. Kushner arrived for an 18-hour visit on the first…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
Africa

South Africa court allows secret Zuma confidence vote – Aljazeera.com

South Africa’s highest court has ruled that lawmakers can cast secret ballots in a confidence vote against President Jacob Zuma, an outcome the opposition hopes will pave the way for his ouster. The Constitutional Court…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
WORLD

Grenfell Tower: Similar cladding used in around 600 high rises – BBC News

Media caption“I was informed that a number of these tests have come back as combustible” – Theresa May Around 600 high rises across England are using similar cladding to Grenfell Tower, Downing Street estimates. Tower blocks…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
Europe

Europe Dismantles Ukraine’s ‘Paper Curtain’ – New York Times

“It was all quite quick and comfortable,” Timofey Matskevich, a small-business owner, said of transiting with his wife, Daria, through an airport serving Barcelona. Advertisement Continue reading the main story “They asked no questions, they stamped…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Hall of Famer’s $10K football stolen from school building – Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Griffin-Spalding County School System employee first noticed framed photos and a yearbook were missing on May 31, according to an incident report. However, police did not learn about the missing items until June 14, after…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
TRAVEL

Five myths about air travel – Washington Post

Airlines don’t just defy gravity; they also defy business norms. From the way they treat customers to the way ticket prices are determined to the blistering pace of change (the way we fly today is vastly…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »
UK

Brexit: ‘Dreamer’ Tusk says UK may yet stay in the EU – BBC News

Media captionDonald Tusk: Dreaming of a Brexit ‘miracle’ European Council President Donald Tusk has quoted lyrics from John Lennon’s Imagine to suggest the door remains open to the UK staying in the EU. Ahead of a…

Jun 22 2017 / Read More »

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