Ovechkin on Cup final: Waited long time for this

Alex Ovechkin admitted he was "emotional" after Washington's 4-0 Game 7 win over the Lightning on Wednesday night, when the Capitals captain reached the Stanley...

ESPN

Germany’s Angela Merkel Stresses Dialogue on Trade, Tech and Human Rights in China

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Time

The government is now using drones to prevent corruption on construction sites in Johannesburg

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Quartz

Amar'e Stoudemire Considering NBA Comeback After 2-Year Absence

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Bleacher Report

'Mexican Mafia' crackdown results in charges against 83, authorities say

More than 80 members of the "cold-blooded" Mexican Mafia have been charged with running a drug operation inside Los Angeles County jails and in the Pomona, Calif., a...

Fox News

The whistleblower is back to haunt Infosys over corporate governance lapses

Just when it looked like Infosys was settling down under its new board, the spectre of an anonymous whistleblower has returned to haunt India’s second-largest...

Quartz

TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

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Reddit

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

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Reddit

5-year-old was not high on cocaine after all, new test shows

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Reddit
Keanu Reeves Gets Caught in the Rain Again for 'John Wick'

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Wyoming approves first grizzly bear hunt in decades

On Wednesday, wildlife officials in Wyoming approved plans for the state's first season of grizzly bear hunting in 43 years, scheduled to begin on Sept. 1. Hunters will...

The Week

West Hollywood Celebrates 'Stormy Daniels Day'

Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who is suing President Donald Trump, was praised Wednesday as a heroine in West Hollywood, California. About 100 people cheered and chanted &q...

USA Today

Danny Farquhar Reportedly to Throw 1st Pitch After Suffering Brain Hemorrhage

Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar will reportedly be back on the field to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before a June 1 game against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

Bleacher Report

Trump has apparently branded the FBI informant a 'spy' because it sounds more nefarious and headline-worthy

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The Week

TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

submitted by /u/hackthefortress to r/todayilearned [link] [comments]...

Reddit

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

submitted by /u/WilliamHarry to r/pics [link] [comments]...

Reddit

Discovery of World War II soldier's plane brings closure

Tom Kelly grew up on a Northern California farm and once thought of becoming a cowboy before World War II got in the way...

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What Is GDPR, Which Companies Are Talking About It, and Why?

You’ve probably been hearing a lot about the GDPR, or General Data Protection Regulation, over the past few month. If you haven’t, you’ve probably been receiving a few e...

Forbes

An app that matches sugar daddies and babies is suddenly China’s hottest social network

Forget WeChat, the social network of the moment in China is a dating app for people seeking “sugar daddies” or “sugar babies.” SeekingA...

Quartz
Balta's 4 RBIs help TCU past Texas Tech, 12-2

A.J. Balta had four RBIs, including a three-run double in the second inning, to help sixth-seeded TCU make easy work of third-seeded Texas Tech with a 12-2 win in the opening...

USA Today

Saudi Women’s Rights Activists Labeled ‘Traitors’ as Crackdown Escalates

The move threatens to derail international goodwill over the kingdom's reform efforts...

Time

Cyclone Mekunu pounds Yemen island on its path to Oman

The Yemeni island of Socotra has been pounded by Cyclone Mekunu, which is on a path to strike Oman this weekend...

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Couple who 'didn't feel like cleaning' arrested after 2 kids found in home full of insects, feces: cops

A South Carolina mother and her boyfriend were arrested Monday after an “unbearable” odor prompted a check-in at their home, where police found maggot-infested trash, anim...

Fox News

Facebook is touting its efforts to fight fake news with an 11-minute short film

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Quartz

Deutsche Bank to cut thousands of staff in investment bank revamp

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank will shrink global staff to well below 90,000 from the current 97,000, as part of a broad restructuring move to reduce costs and restore p...

Reuters Business

TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

submitted by /u/hackthefortress to r/todayilearned [link] [comments]...

Reddit

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

submitted by /u/WilliamHarry to r/pics [link] [comments]...

Reddit

Letter 59: Small-Town Wisdom for You and Me

Duke Caburnay, 16, second from right, at football practice in Pyramid Hill, Victoria...

New York Times World

Snarskis keys Illini's 7-1 B10 Tournament win over Indiana

Quinn Snarskis, 2 relievers combine on 2-hitter in Illinois' 7-1 win over Indiana in Big Ten Tournament       &a...

USA Today
Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs

Struggling Deutsche Bank says it is to cut more than 7,000 jobs, in a move that could see staff numbers in London scaled back...

Sky News World

LeBron James shows off uncanny memory with precise recall of all six Game 5 turnovers

LeBron James showed off his incredible photographic memory again after Wednesday's Game 5 loss.        ...

USA Today

Gwyneth Paltrow Explains How She Knew Not to Marry Ben Affleck

Gwyneth Paltrow once dated Ben Affleck and she even thanked him when she won an Oscar in 1999, but their relationship ultimately didn’t last. In a revealing intervie...

Just Jared

Pakistani mob demolishes mosque belonging to minority sect

Sunni extremists have demolished a mosque belonging to Pakistan's minority Ahmadi sect in the eastern city of Sialkot, the latest mob attack on minorities in the country...

Fox News

TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

submitted by /u/hackthefortress to r/todayilearned [link] [comments]...

Reddit

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

submitted by /u/WilliamHarry to r/pics [link] [comments]...

Reddit

I want this kid to be my wingman.

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Reddit

Imaginary celebrities dreamed up by an AI

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The Longest Poem in the World: a site that matches up tweets to create rhyming couplets

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Anon appreciates his parents

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Celtics drub Cavs to move one win from NBA Finals

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, where the Celtics rolled to take a 3-2 lead on the Cavaliers and set...

USA Today

Drive Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster past asteroids in this retro video game

Avoid the asteroids and defeat Jeff Bezos while getting the Tesla Roadster safely through the stars in this gratifying retro video game. Created by car blog AutoWise, the game...

Mashable

49ers Unveil New Throwback Alternate Uniforms for 2018 Season

The San Francisco 49ers unveiled an alternate throwback uniform for the 2018 season Wednesday night that will make fans nostalgic for the days of Steve Young, Jerry Rice and...

Bleacher Report

General Electric's power unit fights for growth as wind, solar gain

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Vistra Energy Corp and Dominion Energy Inc – which serve about 5.5 million electricity customers in more than a dozen U.S. states – both say they are...

Reuters World

Search for missing Carnival cruise passenger has ended, Coast Guard says

The search for a cruise-ship passenger who reportedly went overboard Tuesday has ended, U.S. Coast Guard officials said Wednesday...

Fox News

Gonzales allows 2 hits in 7 innings, Mariners blank A's 1-0

Marco Gonzales allowed two hits in seven innings in the longest start of his career, and the Seattle Mariners scored their only run on an error in a 1-0 victory over the Oakla...

USA Today

With Haniger out, Andreoli collects 1st ML hit

With Seattle right fielder Mitch Haniger still ailing after being hit in the right wrist by a pitch on Tuesday night, the Mariners called up outfielder John Andreoli to make h...

MLB.com

Marks & Spencer is a decrepit vestige of Britain’s class wars

Marks & Spencer is one of the last bastions of middle-class Britishness. Long before the department store gained a following for its Percy Pig sweets…...

Quartz

Calhoun denies Blue Jays with rocket throw

Kole Calhoun has been mired in a slump over the first two months of the season, but he's saved the Angels on more than one occasion with his outstanding defense in right...

MLB.com

Reagan Versus Trump On The Free Movement Of People

Ronald Reagan fought governments that wouldn’t let their citizens leave. Donald Trump wants governments to stop people from leaving...

Forbes

Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning, & Daniel Bruhl Promote 'The Alienist' at Emmy For Your Consideration Event!

Luke Evans joins co-stars Dakota Fanning and Daniel Bruhl at the Emmy For Your Consideration Event for their TNT show The Alienist on Wednesday (May 23) at the Wallis Annenber...

Just Jared

Letter 59: Small-Town Wisdom for All

Duke Caburnay, 16, second from right, at football practice in Pyramid Hill, Victoria...

New York Times World

Letter 59: Small-Town Wisdom for Me and You

Duke Caburnay, 16, second from right, at football practice in Pyramid Hill, Victoria...

New York Times World

Gonzales' 7 scoreless lead M's to 5th straight win

Marco Gonzales pitched seven scoreless innings in his best career start and the Mariners made an unearned run in the fourth inning hold up in a 1-0 win over the A's on We...

MLB.com

Qantas says has been given more time to clarify description of Chinese territories

SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Australian airline Qantas Airways said on Thursday that it has been given more time to clarify how it refers to Chinese territories on its webs...

Reuters Business

Isla Fisher Explains Why She Started Writing Children's Books

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Just Jared

Video of Brown arrest sparks criticism of Milwaukee police

Community groups in Milwaukee are criticizing police over newly released body-camera footage of Bucks player Sterling Brown's January arrest   &...

USA Today

Milwaukee Police Chief Apologizes for Tasing and Arrest of NBA Player Sterling Brown

The Milwaukee police chief has apologized to Bucks' Sterling Brown for a January arrest that escalated to include the use of a stun gun...

Time

Carmelo rejects IG post claiming Korver is better

Oklahoma City Thunder veteran Carmelo Anthony strongly disagreed with an Instagram post stating that Cavs sharpshooter Kyle Korver was better than him at this point in their N...

ESPN

Draft Buzz: Two top college lefties try to solidify stock

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MLB.com

Alex Ovechkin 'emotional' after reaching Cup Final for first time

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Letter 59: Small-Town Wisdom

Duke Caburnay, 16, second from right, at football practice in Pyramid Hill, Victoria...

New York Times World

Anti-Trump social media posts got judge's secretary fired, lawsuit claims

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On the Brink of Elimination, LeBron James Must Be Perfect for Cavs to Survive

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Bleacher Report

49ers honor 1994 Super Bowl championship team with throwback uniforms

After winning their final five games last season, the 49ers have raised expectations for 2018. They can draw inspiration from their new throwbacks.   ...

USA Today

LeBron James 'Had His Moments' of Feeling Tired in Game 5 vs. Celtics

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Bleacher Report

General Electric's power unit fights for growth as wind, solar gain

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Reuters Business

Strike by Las Vegas union members could spell disaster for the city's hotels, casinos

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The Week

Capitals player Devante Smith-Pelly blocks Lightning shot in Game 7 with his neck

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Kilauea eruption produces blue flames

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US launch fresh AIRSTRIKES against President Assad's Syria regime as civil war RAGES on

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I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

submitted by /u/WilliamHarry to r/pics [link] [comments]...

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TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

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Reddit

Maybe the grass seems greener on the other side because you’re not over there fucking it up.

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Reddit

The Trump presidency is a win for China

There's been a whole lot of winning so far during the Trump presidency -- for China...

CNN

Revolut adds Ripple and Bitcoin Cash support

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Techcrunch

Maeda fans 12 in 6 2/3 scoreless vs. Rockies

When Clayton Kershaw went on the disabled list early this month, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the rest of the staff must pick up the slack, and Kenta Maeda has stepped it...

MLB.com

Maeda fans 12; Dodgers 3 1/2 back of Rockies

When Clayton Kershaw went on the disabled list early this month, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the rest of the staff must pick up the slack, and Kenta Maeda has stepped it...

MLB.com

Fujifilm announces new X-T100 mirrorless camera for $599

Fujifilm has announced the X-T100, the first model in a new line in the company's excellent but increasingly overwrought X series of mirrorless cameras. This one is...

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Revolut Users Make 100,000 Bitcoin, Litecoin And Ethereum Exchanges Every Day

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A London fintech unicorn is betting that more crypto is better crypto

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Quartz

Maeda allows 2 hits in 6 2/3 innings, Dodgers beat Rox 3-0

Kenta Maeda tossed two-hit ball over 6 2/3 shutout innings and struck out a season-high 12 to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies 3-0 for th...

USA Today

Gonzales' 7 scoreless lead to M's 5th straight win

Marco Gonzales pitched seven scoreless innings in his best career start and the Mariners made an unearned run in the fourth inning hold up in a 1-0 win over the A's on We...

MLB.com

Ryan Guzman is Heading to Season Two of '9-1-1'

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Fans, Players React To NFL Anthem Vote

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USA Today

Angels-Blue Jays today, only on Facebook

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MLB.com

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

submitted by /u/WilliamHarry to r/pics [link] [comments]...

Reddit

TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

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Reddit

Tyronn Lue: Kyle Korver Didn't Play Much Because C's Didn't Play Semi Ojeleye

The Cleveland Cavaliers needed sustainable sources of offense in the worst way Wednesday night at TD Garden...

Bleacher Report

Toyota to build fuel cell stack plant, ramp up fuel cell vehicle sales from 2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp on Thursday said it plans to build a plant to manufacture hydrogen fuel cell stacks, a key component of fuel cell vehicles, as it seeks to...

Reuters Business

Deadly protests land a blow to Indian resources magnate Agarwal's ambitions

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal often talks about his dream to turn his London-listed company Vedanta Resources into a global resources giant. He has alr...

Reuters Business

Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

Stand or stay out of sight: NFL owners approve new policy aimed at quelling the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during &...

USA Today

An insider’s account of how India’s supreme court judges are selected

Selecting a judge for the high court or supreme court…was very much like selecting a match for one’s son or daughter in an arranged marriage.…...

Quartz

Trump suggests cars may be next target for tariffs

Trump suggests cars may be next target for tariffs...

CNN

I was walking my dog around the block tonight and this guy stops me. He asks if I live in the house that recently had the tree cut down. I say yes and he tells me to hang tight. He comes out of his house with this. Says he made it from one of the logs of

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Reddit

Does Reddit approve of my graduation cap?

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Didn't want to say the N word so he said the next best thing.

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I posted this to r/moviedetails yesterday, thought I might as well drop it in here too ☺️

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TIL That when Crystal Pepsi was released, Coca-Cola released a competitor called Tab Clear, however Tab Clear was intentionally marketed poorly in order to hurt Crystal Pepsi's image by product association. The "born to die" strategy was successful and bo

submitted by /u/hackthefortress to r/todayilearned [link] [comments]...

Reddit

Best Buy Employees buy a WiiU for a boy that comes in to their store every day to play it

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Korean Air heiress questioned over Filipino housekeepers

A Korean Air heiress whose tantrum over nuts delayed a flight four years ago is being investigated by South Korean immigration officials over suspicion of unlawfully hiring ho...

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