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Aretha Franklin is seriously ill and resting at her Detroit home, sources say

Aretha Franklin has been under care at her home in Detroit's Riverfront Towers, sources said Monday night. The iconic soul singer is seriously ill, multiple people close to Franklin and her family told the Free Press. "It's in God's hands," said one ...  

Wall Street Journal

IBM Has a Watson Dilemma

Wall Street JournalWall Street Journal - Aug 11, 2018
Watson cancer applications have had limited impact on patients, according to dozens of interviews with medical centers, companies and doctors who have used it, as well as documents reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. In many cases, the tools didn't ...  

New York Times

Iran, Saudi Arabia, PepsiCo: Your Tuesday Briefing

New York TimesNew York Times - Aug 7, 2018
[The New York Times]. • A generation of Chinese teenagers has grown up without Google, Facebook or Twitter. Many have no idea what those global internet mainstays are, and they seem content with their country's censored version of the web. [The New ...  

Los Angeles Times

Elon Musk says money to take Tesla private would come from Saudi Arabia

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Aug 13, 2018
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said Monday that Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund has approached him several times about taking the electric-car maker private and that he the fund's interest represents the funding Musk tweeted about last week. he ...  

Washington Post

White House drafts more clearance cancellations demanded by Trump

Washington PostWashington Post - Aug 17, 2018
Similarly, the president said he did not know retired Navy Adm. William H. McRaven, former head of the U.S. Special Operations Command, who in a Thursday op-ed in The Washington Post called Trump's tactics “McCarthy-era” and said it would be an honor ...  

New York Daily News

Why New York Needs Both the Post and the Daily News

New York MagazineNew York Magazine - Aug 7, 2018
Management at the New York Daily News laid off half the paper's editorial staff on July 23. Though the News will keep going, weakened and threatened, this is awful for obvious reasons, not least of all because a two-vigorous-tabloid town is a very good ...  

Chicago Tribune

Charges dropped against brother of man killed by police in Mount Greenwood neighborhood

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Aug 17, 2018
Cook County prosecutors on Thursday dropped criminal charges against the brother of a man shot and killed by Chicago police during a confrontation that led to racially charged protests in the city's Mount Greenwood neighborhood in late 2016. Michael ...  

New York Post

Why New York Needs Both the Post and the Daily News

New York MagazineNew York Magazine - Aug 7, 2018
Management at the New York Daily News laid off half the paper's editorial staff on July 23. Though the News will keep going, weakened and threatened, this is awful for obvious reasons, not least of all because a two-vigorous-tabloid town is a very good ...  

The Guardian

British expats in EU launch Brexit legal challenge

The GuardianThe Guardian - Aug 14, 2018
British expatriates have launched a fresh legal challenge against the 2016 referendum, arguing that the result has been invalidated by the Electoral Commission's ruling on leave campaign spending. The judicial review against the prime minister, Theresa ...  

Daily Telegraph

Telegraph journalists and photographers scoop top awards

Daily TelegraphDaily Telegraph - Aug 10, 2018
THE Daily Telegraph's National Political Editor Sharri Markson was last night named Australian Journalist of the Year, capping a dominant performance by the newspaper in one of the country's most prestigious media awards. The Telegraph last night won ...  

Daily Mirror

Dilantha complains of death threats

Daily MirrorDaily Mirror - Aug 14, 2018
A special police team has commenced investigations into an alleged plot to kill legendary racing driver Dilantha Malagamuwa. The police have initiated the probe following a complaint made by Mr. Malagamuwa with the Police Headquarters recently.  

Daily Star

BREAKING: Cops in URGENT appeal for missing Brit girl aged 14

Daily StarDaily Star - Aug 10, 2018
Cops have issued an urgent appeal for Courtney Robinson who failed to return home in Hull on Monday. She has stopped all social media activity which is “very out of character”. And every call made to her from frantically worried family members and ...  

Sunday Mirror

Boy, 10, who weighs 17 STONE feels like a 'slave' to his weight and fears food addiction may kill him

Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk - Aug 11, 2018
Thankfully, after the Sunday Mirror intervened, bosses at MoreLife stepped in to offer Kyon a place on their next camp in 2019. Kids at the camps are encouraged to take part in fitness activities and attend classes on eating and emotional issues. For ...  

Jerusalem Post

On This Day: Menachem Begin's 105th birthday

The Jerusalem PostThe Jerusalem Post - Aug 16, 2018
Begin was most noted for signing a peace treaty with Former President of Egypt Anwar Sadat in 1979, which led them to both share a Nobel Pece Prize for their work. By YVETTE J. DEANE. August 16, 2018 09:37. 2 minute read. > Menachem Begin: His ...  


He Only Knows How to Incite

HaaretzHaaretz - Aug 13, 2018
To really understand Israel and the Middle East - subscribe to Haaretz. “This is exactly why we passed the nation-state law,” he lied brazenly. As if the law distinguishes between Arabs, whom he's turned into second-class citizens. After all, the Druze ...  

Le Monde Diplomatique

Meat goes out of style

Le Monde DiplomatiqueLe Monde Diplomatique - Jul 29, 2018
Under a new law passed by the French parliament this May, French cows may soon be killed in a manner that reduces their distress; an animal welfare officer in every abattoir will ensure livestock are properly stunned by electrocution or gas before ...  

Frankfurter Allgemeine

BMW recalls 324000 cars in Europe after Korean engine fires: FAZ

ReutersReuters - Aug 7, 2018
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker BMW (BMWG.DE) is recalling about 324,000 diesel vehicles in Europe to fix a technical fault that has caused engine fires in South Korea, German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) said.  


The Soviet Union had Pravda, America has Facebook

Washington TimesWashington Times - Aug 12, 2018
The Soviet Union had Pravda. America has Facebook. But the funny thing is that Facebook is taking on an even greater responsibility than the actual news gathering and publishing operations do. While Facebook is busy muting “hate speech” and thwarting ...  

Consumer Reports

'Consumer Reports' Finds Heavy Metals in Baby Foods

WebMDWebMD - Aug 16, 2018
Aug. 16, 2018 -- Heavy metals at levels called ''troublesome'' are lurking in foods commonly eaten by babies and toddlers, according to a new Consumer Reports investigation. Scientists there studied 50 packaged foods made for children, from cereals to ...  

Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review Continues to Grow, Reaches Nearly 320000 Paid Circulation
Harvard Business School - Aug 9, 2018

BOSTON—Harvard Business Review increased its overall paid circulation from 304,680 to 319,631 – a 5% gain year over year – according to a recently released report from the Alliance for Audited Media. (As filed with AAM. Subject to audit.) “Our focus ...  

Financial Times

Daily briefing: Elon Musk explains, EM fears, tattoos at work

Financial TimesFinancial Times - Aug 13, 2018
The ups and downs of capitalism — past, present and future — are addressed by many of the books in contention for this year's Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award. The FT's Andrew Hill has the 15 titles on the longlist for the ...  

Food Network Magazine

The Futon Critic - Aug 13, 2018

Since launching in 2009, Food Network Magazine's rate base has grown 13 times and is the No. 2 best-selling monthly magazine on the newsstand, with 13.5 million readers. Food Network is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life ...  

Entertainment Weekly

Lady Gaga: 'It's heartbreaking' being judged on your looks in Hollywood

EW.comEW.com - Aug 12, 2018
To read more on A Star Is Born and other highly anticipated fall movies, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands now, or buy it here. Don't forget to subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. Early on in A Star Is ...  

Us Weekly

John Mayer's Home Burglarized of Up to $200000 in Property

Us WeeklyUs Weekly - Aug 11, 2018
Waiting on the world to change. John Mayer's Beverly Hills-area home was burglarized of property worth an estimated $100,000 to $200,000 on Friday, August 10, Us Weekly can confirm. Kendall Jenner, A$AP Rocky and More Victimized in Celeb Robberies.  

National Enquirer

Lisa Marie Presley Cashes In On Elvis Week

The National EnquirerThe National Enquirer - Aug 11, 2018
Despite admitting in court papers that she's gone in debt over her failed albums, Lisa Marie's music is the focus of “Lisa Marie: Growing Up Presley” — set to celebrate “Lisa the daughter, the mother, her charity work, her career, and how she will ...  

Ok Magazine

Kailyn Lowry & Javi Marroquin Finally Tell All About Their Steamy Hookup!

OK MagazineOK Magazine - Aug 9, 2018
Finally…the details that Teen Mom 2 fans have been waiting to hear! In a sneak peek clip for Monday night's reunion, Kailyn Lowry and Javi Marroquin sit down with Dr. Drew to discuss their rocky relationship. “You guys had hooked up, right?,” Dr. Drew ...  

Elle Magazine

Elle Macpherson photo from 2016 resurfaces on new mag

Page SixPage Six - Jul 24, 2018
Media insiders are buzzing about how fashion magazine New Beauty's new summer/fall issue looks strikingly similar to the cover of a 2016 issue of Elle magazine. The latest issue of New Beauty features Australian supermodel Elle Macpherson posing in a ...  


Nick Jonas Just Confirmed His Engagement to Priyanka Chopra on Instagram!

Cosmopolitan.comCosmopolitan.com - Aug 18, 2018
Feel free to frantically text all your loved ones (you know, if they care about Jonas related life updates), because Nick Jonas just OFFICIALLY confirmed his engagement to actress Priyanka Chopra on Instagram! The singer is currently in India ...  

Marie Claire Magazine

Zendaya Isn't Taking Center Stage—She's Making Room

Celebrity Insider (blog)MarieClaire.com - Aug 6, 2018
At 21, Zendaya has never been shy about using her voice, whether she's calling the shots at Disney or clapping back on social media. Here, she opens up to Janet Mock about re-rewriting the Hollywood narrative and inspiring others to do the same. image.  


Twitter Finally Admits Alex Jones Violated Their Rules and Still Won't Do Anything About It

GQ MagazineGQ Magazine - Aug 11, 2018
It's hard to watch Alex Jones get booted off one social media platform after another and not feel at least a glimmer of glee. But while companies like Apple, YouTube, and Facebook have plugged the plug on Jones and his InfoWars show, one major player, ...  

Vogue Magazine

Rihanna graces the Vogue magazine cover and we can't ignore her eyebrows

The StandardThe Standard - Aug 3, 2018
ALSO READ: FashionFaceOff: Who rules in fashion between Rihanna and Beyonce. Rihanna is making history as the first black woman on the cover of British Vogue's coveted September issue in its 102 year history. Riri, evidently amused by the shoot as we ...  

Harpers Bazaar

Prince Harry Has a Sweet Nickname for His Sister-in-Law Kate Middleton

HarpersBAZAAR.comHarpersBAZAAR.com - Aug 15, 2018
The world may know the Duchess of Cambridge as Kate Middleton, but her brother-in-law calls her by another name. It turns out, Prince Harry fondly refers to his brother's spouse as "Cath," a shortened version of her full name Catherine, reports Ok ...  

National Geographic Magazine

The Emotional Journey of Photographing a Face Transplant

National GeographicNational Geographic - Aug 14, 2018
The remarkable photograph became the lead image in National Geographic magazine's cover story on the surgery in the September issue. Johnson was one of two veteran National Geographic photographers who documented Katie Stubblefield's journey as ...  

Sports Illustrated

VIDEO: Khalil Tate on his Sports Illustrated cover, his development as a QB, Kevin Sumlin, and more

Arizona Desert SwarmArizona Desert Swarm - Aug 14, 2018
Arizona Wildcats quarterback Khalil Tate made his first media appearance of fall camp Monday, and spoke about being on the Sports Illustrated cover, his new leadership skills, his relationship with Kevin Sumlin, his development as a quarterback, and ...  

Sports Weekly

Valley Sports Weekly: Aug. 12, 2018

Yakima Herald-RepublicYakima Herald-Republic - Aug 12, 2018
Women's Intervallley. At Yakima Country Club, Aug. 7. Low Gross: 1, Robin Cole 78; 2, Susie DeShaw 84. Low Net: 1, Bonnie Prediletto 65; 2, (tie) Diane Harris 69, Carolyn Henyan 69. Gross: 1, (tie) Melissa Keeter 88, Cindi Stewart 88; 2, (tie) Pat Wehr ...  

The Economist

Black Lives Matter is not a terrorist organisation

The EconomistThe Economist - Aug 10, 2018
She spoke to The Economist about why Black Lives Matter is not a terrorist outfit and why she has not lost hope in the age of Trump. The Economist: Black Lives Matter deals not only with racism but also with sexism and trans- and homophobia. What is ...  

Der Spiegel

Former Catalan President Puigdemont: 'I Don't Like Being in Exile'

He met DER SPIEGEL for an interview in Brussels, wearing a black suit and a blue tie, accompanied by a bodyguard, who, it transpired, belongs to the Catalan police and may only protect Puigdemont in his free time. It's just one example of the absurd ...  

India Today

Imran Khan takes oath as Pakistan's 22nd PM

India TodayIndia Today - Aug 18, 2018
Imran Khan takes oath as Pakistan's 22nd PM. IndiaToday.in; New Delhi; August 18, 2018; UPDATED: August 18, 2018 10:52 IST; Follow · Email Author. IndiaToday.in; New Delhi; August 18, 2018; UPDATED: August 18, 2018 10:52 IST. READ LATER ...  


BusinessWeek Had The Best Joke About Apple Becoming A Trillion Dollar Company

HuffPostHuffPost - Aug 2, 2018
On the heels of Apple's market value hitting the $1 trillion mark, BusinessWeek resurrected a cover of theirs from 1996 in a pretty funny/self-deprecating joke. The publication tweeted an image of an issue of BusinessWeek from Feb. 5, 1996, that reads ...  


Donald Trump Is a 'Russian Asset' Owned by the Mafia, Author Claims in New Book

NewsweekNewsweek - Aug 17, 2018
The Trump White House did not immediately respond to Newsweek's requests for comment. In February 2017, Trump issued a blanket denial to questions about Russian money and his business. "I have no dealings with Russia. I have no deals that could ...  

Time Magazine

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