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I believe in the power of wandering. All of my best decisions in business and life have been made with heart, intuition and gut. @JeffBezos 


the actual rule mcconnell announced and abided by in 2016 was that republicans won't confirm a democratic president's nominees. that's it. that's the rule.

@PhilipRucker : RBG's death & the chance that this liberal icon on the SCOTUS would be replaced by a conservative jurist who opposes abortion rights & would seek to roll back so much of the social progress of the last generation will be a driving force for women in Nov@MSNBC 

Top Mueller deputy reveals why he chickened out of forcing Donald Trump Jr. to testify

the fiend who derailed a train yesterday, couldve seriously injured or killed dozens. he'd been previously arrested for criminal mischief but released without bail. notice this trend? luckily it didn't disturb Don Lemon's meal.

The Justice Department has designated New York City, Portland and Seattle “anarchist jurisdictions" under a directive from Trump to withdraw federal funds from such cities. Criteria for the designation includes defunding of police forces or refusal to employ federal troops.

Zendaya made history at the #Emmys , becoming the youngest person to win best lead actress in a drama. The 24-year-old won for her role as Rue in Euphoria. She is also the second Black woman to ever receive that award, after Viola Davis in 2015.

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A Black man was arrested at gunpoint in his own home in Wisconsin after neighbors didn’t recognize him. Keonte Furdge recently moved and was sitting on the porch when a neighbor called the police. Furdge is suing the city and two officers, who entered the home without knocking.

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Big news! Xbox plans to acquire Bethesda Softworks, a smart acquisition that will significantly enhance the GamePass offering across PC and console.

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There is a race against time to save around 270 whales who have become stuck on two sand banks and a beach off the coast of Tasmania At least 25 whales are thought to have already died as conservationists begin the huge rescue operation