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Former Defense Secretary Mattis Issues Stunning Rebuke Of Trump - NPR


President Donald Trump in October 2018 with, from left, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford and Marine Corps …

Nevada betting on health safety as Las Vegas casinos reopen - Fox Business


After 78 days of historic quiet, cards will be cut, dice will roll and jackpots can jingle again 12:01 a.m. Thursday at casinos in Las Vegas and throughout Nevada. There will be big splashes — even …

Two NYPD cops shot in confrontation with suspect in Brooklyn - New York Post


Two police officers were shot and a third was stabbed in a confrontation with a suspect in Brooklyn late Wednesday night, police and sources said. The melee unfolded when a suspect approached a cop …

Ocasio-Cortez endorses Bowman over incumbent Engel - POLITICO


Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) attends a press conference. | Samuel Corum/Getty Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has endorsed Jamaal Bowman in his primary challenge against longtime Democr…

Dow futures edge back as investors await jobless claims report, ECB decision - MarketWatch


U.S. stock-index futures were ticking lower early Thursday after a series of gains pushed the Nasdaq Composite to less than 2% of its all-time high, as a gradual restart to the U.S. and world economi…

New Charges for Former Minneapolis Police Officers as Protests Persist - The New York Times


A private autopsy conducted by doctors hired by Mr. Floyds family determined that Mr. Floyd died not just because of the knee on his neck, but also because of pressure other officers applied on his b…

Incognito mode detection still works in Chrome despite promise to fix - ZDNet


Websites are still capable of detecting when a visitor is using Chrome's incognito (private browsing) mode, despite Google's efforts last year to disrupt the practice. There are several reasons why …

AMC Theatres Has ‘Substantial Doubt’ It Can Reopen - Vulture


When the coronavirus pandemic caused entertainment venues to close, small, independent theaters looked to be in the most danger. Now, with venues in most states still closed nearly three months in, t…

Slay the Spire, the decade's best deckbuilding game, coming to iOS in June - Ars Technica


5 with 5 posters participating Slay the Spire's success story is a remarkable one. As one of thousands of games to land on Steam in 2017, this fusion of roguelite progression and "deckbuilding" mech…

Madeleine McCann: Police plea for help as German suspect revealed - BBC News


Image copyrightPAImage caption Madeleine McCann was three years old when she went missing in 2007 Police are appealing for the public's help in solving the Madeleine McCann case, after they announ…

Coronavirus testing now recommended for some Oregonians without symptoms: Are you on the list? - OregonLive


The Oregon Health Authority announced Wednesday that it is now recommending coronavirus testing for some people who have no symptoms, but the latest guidance still does not include broad testing at l…

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Officials Cutting $100 Million-$150 Million From LAPD Budget, Funds To Be Reinvested In Communities Of Color - Deadline


As he began to speak about reforming the LAPD during his Wednesday evening press conference, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti called this an “urgent moment” for the city, “an inflection point.” He sa…

On Tiananmen Anniversary, Hong Kong Makes Mocking China’s Anthem a Crime - The New York Times


The military should never be used to answer protests, not under a dictatorship or in a democracy, he said. Attendance at past vigils has risen and fallen from year to year, often in line with broade…

China's aviation authority to allow more foreign flights after the U.S. bans Chinese carriers - CNBC


China's aviation authority said Thursday that it would allow foreign airlines to increase flights between the country and other regions from June 8. The online statement came about 12 hours after Pr…

'Project Cars 3' trailer has some sim racing fans worried - Engadget


Another bit that set fans off is what developers said in an interview with GamesRadar, about their attempts to make the sim game available to a wider audience. Simply Mad Studios CEO Ian Bell has pus…

Glee star Amber Riley says she 'doesn't give a s***' about Lea Michele drama amid protests - Daily Mail


Amber Riley said she 'didn't give a s***' about reports of Lea Michele's allegedly abusive and bullying behavior on the set of Glee. Instead, the 34-year-old actress wanted to keep the focus on the …