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Scenes From New England?s Drought: Dry Wells, Dead Fish and Ailing Farms
The region is struggling to cope with a dry spell that climatologists say is not expected to abate b... [continue]

Retro Report: Difficult Questions: How Much the Clinton-Trump Debates Matter
Whether bloopers and snappy retorts are presidential game changers has been disputed since the John ... [continue]

What We Know About the Details of the Police Shooting in Charlotte
The circumstances of the killing of Keith Lamont Scott have been a source of intense debate. Here ar... [continue]

California Today: California Today: The Cool Spectacle of Snap?s Spectacles
Monday: L.A. cool versus Silicon Valley geek, a sweet send-off for Vin Scully at Dodger Stadium, and... [continue]

In Charlotte, Activists From Across U.S. Offer Support and Tear Gas Remedies
There were bittersweet reunions this past week among those who had protested police shootings around... [continue]

World News
Kerry defends diplomacy as Russian-backed forces pound Aleppo
CARTAGENA, Colombia/BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry defended his efforts to ne... [continue]

Gulf may arm rebels now Syria truce is dead: U.S. officials
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The collapse of the latest Syria ceasefire has heightened the possibility tha... [continue]

U.S. hotels in Adana, Turkey, could be targets of attacks -U.S. consulate
(Reuters) - The U.S. Consulate in Adana, Turkey, warned Americans on Monday that it had received spe... [continue]

Islamic State 'dead set' on using chemical arms: Pentagon spokesman
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Islamic State militants are "dead set" on using chemical arms and are likely ... [continue]

Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war
CARTAGENA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombia's center-right government and the Marxist FARC rebel group ... [continue]

Business News
A New Debate Over Pricing the Risks of Climate Change
Exxon Mobil says it?s not possible to predict how climate change will affect its business. A bill in... [continue]

?Aviation?s Paris Moment? as Nations Near Emissions Deal
The measure would be a major step in reducing the effect of an often-overlooked contributor to clima... [continue]

U.S. Accuses Tech Firm of Bias Against Asian Software Engineers
Palantir Technologies, which helped the government find Osama bin Laden, could lose its federal cont... [continue]

Wells Fargo Workers Claim Retaliation for Playing by the Rules
In two lawsuits seeking class-action status, workers say they were fired or demoted for acting ethic... [continue]

Perry Closes Flagship Fund as Clients Flee After Losses
?The industry and market headwinds against us have been strong, and the timing for success in our po... [continue]

Technology News
Disney, Microsoft among possible Twitter suitors: reports
(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co and Microsoft Corp joined a list of potential suitors for Twitter Inc, ac... [continue]

Job ads show Uber expanding meal deliveries in 24 countries
LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] is making a broad international push into meal delivery, with fres... [continue]

OECD official says EU Apple ruling not precedent for future tax cases
DUBLIN (Reuters) - A multi-billion euro back tax bill handed to Apple by the European Commission sho... [continue]

Tesla and supplier Hoerbiger settle in court over Falcon Wing doors
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Co and a U.S. subsidiary of Swiss auto supplier Hoerbiger ha... [continue]

U.S. senator seeks SEC probe of Yahoo disclosure on hacking
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic Senator Mark Warner on Monday asked the U.S. Securities and Exchan... [continue]

Sports News
David Ortiz Is Ready to Trot Away
The slugger who helped lift the cloud over the Red Sox is still crushing homers at age 40. But his r... [continue]

Chris Bosh?s Desire to Play Leaves Heat at an Ethical Crossroads
Bosh?s last two seasons have been cut short by blood clots, and Miami has indicated it doesn?t want ... [continue]

On Golf: Playing for His Country Brought Out Palmer?s Best
His Ryder Cup record in six appearances as a player was 22-8-2.... [continue]

Arnold Palmer, the Magnetic Face of Golf in the ?60s, Dies at 87
Palmer, who won seven major titles, captivated fans with his ferocious swing and fearless attitude, ... [continue]

Arnold Palmer (1929 ? 2016)
He was the charismatic face of professional golf and one of its dominant players.... [continue]

Science News
Hubble spots evidence of water plumes on Jupiter's moon Europa
(Reuters) - Astronomers on Monday said they have spotted evidence of water vapor plumes rising from ... [continue]

Scientists find new fat clues in faeces
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists in Britain have found a new link between the diversity of bacteria in ... [continue]

SpaceX blast investigation suggests breach in oxygen tank's helium system
DALLAS (Reuters) - A SpaceX rocket that burst into flames on its launch pad at the beginning of this... [continue]

Work on sex life of rats, life as a badger honored at Ig Nobel Prizes
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Reuters) - Scientific research into how polyester pants affect the sex life of rat... [continue]

Moonlight sonata: fish's nocturnal 'singing' secrets revealed
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In one of the marvels of nature, males of a fish species called the plainfin ... [continue]


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