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How to find bargain fashion—and avoid buying junk online – KTTS

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Everyone wants to look good without spending a fortune. Unfortunately, in our quest to buy stylish clothing at deep discount, more and more people end up buying from slick-looking websites that disappoint or leave you with nothing at all. Websites lead to big disappointment Jennifer Elig is a mom looking for some new summer clothes. She recently spotted an ad for great clothing at unbelievable prices. “I was on Facebook…

US Ends Laptop Ban On Flights From Middle East – NPR

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The U.S. announced Wednesday that it had lifted the laptop ban that originally affected nine airlines, including Qatar Airways. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images The U.S. announced Wednesday that it had lifted the laptop ban that originally affected nine airlines, including Qatar Airways. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images Updated 12:15 p.m. ET The United States has ended the ban on large electronics in the cabins of airlines…

Laptop ban prompted after explosive test destroyed airplane, DHS chief says – CBS News

Thursday, July 20, 2017

WASHINGTON – A temporary ban on large electronics in carry-on luggage on flights to the U.S. from eight countries announced in March came after an explosive destroyed an airplane during a test, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Wednesday. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) demanded last month that airlines around the world step up security measures for international flights bound for the United States or face the possibility of a total…

FBI turns over 7000 documents from Weiner laptop in Clinton-tied case – Fox News

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The FBI has turned over 7,000 new documents from Anthony Weiner’s private laptop to the State Department as part of a watchdog group’s lawsuit related to last year’s Hillary Clinton email case. Judicial Watch and State Department representatives appeared in federal court in Washington, D.C., on Thursday over the group’s Freedom of Information Act suit seeking Clinton emails from her tenure at the State Department. It emerged during…

Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro (2017) review: Performance boost delivers better value for money – ZDNet

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Apple’s June WorldWide Developer Conference had more than its fair share of product announcements, including the forthcoming iMac Pro and HomePod smart speaker. But perhaps a more important long-term development was Apple’s belated discovery of virtual reality. If nothing else, the need to embrace VR has forced Apple to admit that Macs just don’t cut it when it comes to the sort of 3D graphics performance required for this emerging…

Republicans rally around Sessions after Trump criticism – The Hill

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Republicans on Thursday rushed to the defense of Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsYour income paid for welfare fraud from sea to shining sea Defense leaders brief Trump on Afghanistan, ISIS fight at Pentagon Republicans rally around Sessions after Trump criticism MORE after President Trump levied stinging criticism on the former Alabama senator over his recusal from the federal Russia investigation.  In a wide-ranging interview published late Wednesday, Trump told The…

OJ Simpson waits on parole board’s decision concerning release – ESPN

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment LOVELOCK, Nev. — Former football star and convicted felon O.J. Simpson has made his case before a parole board Thursday, and will now await a verdict concerning his freedom after deliberations. Simpson was convicted in 2008 of an armed robbery involving two sports memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel room. The 70-year-old is asking the parole board to release him in…

What John McCain learned from Ted Kennedy on challenging his own party – Washington Post

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ted Kennedy liked to tell a favorite story about Sen. John McCain. The Massachusetts Democrat and the Arizona Republican were on the floor of the Senate and became distracted by a heated debate between two freshmen senators. Just for the fun of it, Kennedy and McCain launched into the fray. As one spoke, the other circled the chamber, pretending to be agitated. They bellowed away at each other. Finally, they…

Report: LINKIN PARK Singer CHESTER BENNINGTON Commits Suicide – BLABBERMOUTH.NET

Thursday, July 20, 2017

According to TMZ, LINKIN PARK frontman Chester Bennington has committed suicide. He was 41 years old. Law enforcement sources tell the site the singer hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles county. His body was discovered Thursday just before 9 a.m. Chester wed Talinda Bentley in 2006. The couple share three children, and he has three children from previous relationships. The singer struggled with…

Police: 2 Burundian teens reported missing crossed into Canada – CNN

Thursday, July 20, 2017

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Microsoft product names leave software world in a swirl – Seattle Times

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Microsoft is having second thoughts about the best word for the season between summer and winter. The Redmond company’s next update to Windows 10 is named the “Fall Creators Update,” meant to distinguish the upcoming features in the operating system from those that arrived in the plain old “Creators Update” earlier this year. But the Microsoft watchers at Windows Central earlier this week noticed that company websites in the U.K.,…

Here’s why Microsoft could be a buy ahead of earnings – CNBC

Thursday, July 20, 2017

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UK Retail Sales Rebound as Heat Wave Boosts Clothing Demand – Bloomberg

Thursday, July 20, 2017

U.K. retailers received a summer boost last month as sweltering temperatures spurred sales of clothing. The quantity of goods sold in stores and online rose 0.6 percent, more than economists forecast, following a 1.1 percent decline in May, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed Thursday. Sales excluding auto fuel jumped 0.9 percent. It means stores contributed almost 0.1 percent to GDP in the second quarter, with sales rising…

Jason Wu spotted at penthouse fashion show – New York Post

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Designer Jason Wu was recently spotted at a fashion show for George Sotelo’s Thorsun swimwear line, which was held in a full-floor penthouse at Tessler Development’s 172 Madison Ave. It is one of four penthouses in the building. While the penthouse where the fashion show was held is not yet on the market, a similar unit one floor above, PHB, is listed at $14.5 million. The three-bedroom unit is 3,548…

US lifts laptop ban for all remaining airlines and airports – TechCrunch

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The U.S. has now lifted entirely a controversial ban on laptops in hand luggage for passengers flying to the country from the Middle East or via certain Middle Eastern airlines, with the Department of Homeland Security professing itself satisfied with “enhanced security measures in place”. It had already lifted the ban for three major airlines, earlier this month. But late yesterday an official tweeted that all restrictions had been lifted for remaining…

The Wildest Laptop Ever Now Comes in New Colors – Laptop Mag

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Lenovo just announced new color options for the Windows-based Yoga Book 2-in-1, adding Ruby Red and Pearl White options to the convertible PC. Due in September, these new designs will cost the same $549 that the the existing Carbon Black model does. These new options give the PC version of the Yoga Book the same amount of choice that the $499 Android Yoga Book has offered, as that version comes in…

The first killer back-to-school MacBook sale is already here – BGR

Thursday, July 20, 2017

A week ago, Apple’s back to school sale landed with a disappointing thud. The country’s number-one supplier of hipster laptops to college kids barely has any good discounts on MacBooks, and the only deal worth talking about is free Beats headphones. But if you want to save money on a MacBook this summer, don’t give up just yet. B&H has unveiled its back-to-school deal, and there’s some killer deals on…

The Daily 202: Trump shows disdain for rule of law with new attacks on Sessions, Rosenstein, Mueller – Washington Post

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Donald Trump listens during a roundtable at the White House. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) THE BIG IDEA: President Trump laced into the attorney general, deputy attorney general, acting FBI director, former FBI director and the special counsel in an interview yesterday with the New York Times that, even by Trump standards, is remarkable. The transcript of the 50-minute session in the Oval Office oozes with brooding grievance and reflects the degree to…

Culture secretary keeps Rupert Murdoch waiting over Sky deal – The Guardian

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take over Sky has been dealt a blow after the culture secretary said she needs more time to review submissions opposing the £11.7bn deal. Karen Bradley said she had “hoped” to have been able to make a final decision on whether to ask the Competition Markets Authority to investigate the deal before parliament breaks up for summer on Friday. However, Bradley said that she has received…

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

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