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Qatar Airways interested in buying 10 percent stake in American Airlines – Reuters »

American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) said on Thursday that Qatar Airways, the Gulf country’s state-owned airline embroiled in a airspace row, had expressed interest in buying as much as a…

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Warren Buffett: An overlooked target in Amazon’s grocery war – CNBC »

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ENTERTAINMENT

Ron Howard to take over as director of Han Solo movie after creative shakeup – Los Angeles Times »

Ron Howard to take over as director of Han Solo movie after creative shakeup – Los Angeles Times

Ron Howard will take over directing the untitled Han Solo spinoff movie for Lucasfilm and Disney after the surprising news…

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Whipped cream dispenser explodes, killing French Instagram fitness model – SFGate »

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Whipped-cream-dispenser-explodes-killing-French-11238646.php Amber Ferguson, The Washington Post Published 4:12 am, Thursday, June 22, 2017 div { background: none !important; } .OUTBRAIN {…

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Amanda Stanton Is "Excited" to Go Back to Bachelor in Paradise, Says Corinne Olympios Is "Doing OK" – E! Online »

EXCLUSIVE! by Tierney Bricker | <!– –> Amanda Stanton Is "Excited" to Go Back to Bachelor in Paradise, Says Corinne…

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Prince Harry: No one in royal family wants to rise to throne – Washington Post »

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TECHNOLOGY

Uber’s ex-CEO knew a self-driving car engineer had Google’s data long before it bought his company, Waymo says – Business Insider »

Associated Press Travis Kalanick’s rough week may have just gotten worse. A court document filed Wednesday night states that Kalanick was aware in March 2016 that Anthony Levandowski was in possession of discs that contained data from Google.  Waymo, which Google spun off, sued Uber over…

Jun 23 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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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…

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Google is launching a new line of cameras for 180-degree VR video – The Verge »

Google is launching a new, more limited cinematic VR format that it hopes will be almost as accessible as regular YouTube videos. It’s called VR180, a collaboration between YouTube and Google’s Daydream VR division. And it’ll be produced with a new line of cameras from…

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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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Moth Eyes Inspire Glare-Resistant Coating For Cellphone Screens – NPR »

Deilephila elpenor, commonly called the elephant hawk-moth, has specialized eyes that don’t reflect light. Such moths inspired scientists to invent an anti-glare coating for smart…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
Asia

Kalanick’s resignation a potential blow to Uber’s Asia ambitions, report says – CNBC

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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 23 2017 / Read More »
Africa

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

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

Jun 23 2017 / Read More »
WORLD

Grenfell Tower: Seven high rises ‘fail fire-risk tests’ – BBC News

Media captionTheresa May is booed on her latest visit to meet Grenfell Tower residents Seven residential high-rise buildings in four local authority areas have been found to be covered in combustible cladding following safety tests. Landlords…

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 23 2017 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Bickley: Frank Kush put ASU football- and Arizona- on the map – AZCentral.com

x Embed x Share CLOSE WATCH THE LATEST ASU FOOTBALL VIDEOS FROM AZCENTRAL SPORTSASU football legend Frank Kush passes away at 88 | 1:51 Former ASU coach Frank Kush leaves a lasting memory for Sun Devil…

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TRAVEL

Citing religious refusal of adoption rule, California bans state travel to Texas – Texas Tribune

Citing religious refusal of adoption rule, California bans state travel to Texas – Texas Tribune…

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UK

Brexit: UK offer on EU citizens a good start, says Merkel – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption Angela Merkel says Brexit is not the focus of the two-day EU summit on Brussels German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described UK plans to ensure the rights of EU citizens in…

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