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First to board or join the horde; is elite travel…

The haves and have-nots of modern travel: AP sends two journalists to the same place, one with elite status perks, the other, not so much

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Republicans wins House seat, G-7 summit in Sicily, NBA and NHL finals set

'Houdini' of Alabama death row executed for…

Alabama has put to death Tommy Arthur, the man who escaped seven prior execution dates for his conviction in a 1982 murder-for-hire.

Gunmen in Egypt attacks bus filled with Coptic…

23 are reported dead, 25 wounded in the attack

Kurtz: Trump triggers Twitter taunts

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the reaction by the public to new poll results showing President Trump with a 40% approval rating

Iraqis demand compensation after US probe into…

Iraqis demands compensation after US probe into Mosul strike as residents of Mosul neighborhood hit by airstrike deny the Pentagon's findings

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South Carolina man awarded nearly $20K after pit bull attack

A South Carolina woman has been ordered to pay nearly $20,000 to a man who was attacked by her pit bull

Markets 'pricing in' June rate hike: Expert

Stephen Wood, Russell Investments, and Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, talk about Fed policy and the probability of a June interest rate hike. In fixed income you probably want to look globally, says Wood.

I almost peed myself riding Guardians of the…

SPOILER ALERT! We'll take you inside every nook and cranny of California Adventure's Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout. Get ready to scream!

Sydney dazzles in light show

Sydney is lighting up its landmarks in breath-taking colours for a spectacular light festival.

The New York Times - Young Fans Express Support…

From The New York Times: Fans of the American singer Ariana Grande who were caught up in the deadly attack at Manchester Arena drew strength from and voiced moral support for their pop idol in the immediate aftermath.By: By CAMILLA SCHICK. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2rX33va

You Control This Tiny Drone Simply By Moving Your…

With just two taps of a button, lights began blinking, propellers started to swirl, and a tiny camera set about studying my face. All I had to do was release the miniature drone from my grip and it was instantly airborne.

New details about Russia’s 2016 influence…

The Washington Post reports Russia planted fake documents to influence the FBI and may have duped James Comey into coming forward during the presidential election.

Costa: Kushner is the Trump whisperer

How does the FBI inquiry on Kushner impact the Trump White House and Family? Robert Costa of the Washington Post says the White House is under siege with questions they can't answer.

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Graham: New FBI Director Should Be an FBI Agent

Missed MTP? Catch highlights from our interviews in this week's #ComPRESSed

These Are the Best Beaches in the United States

Dr. Beach rates the best beaches in the United States every year. Here is the 2017 list. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

Trump meeting with G-7 leaders after going on…

President Donald Trump has faced a much cooler reception in Europe than the welcome he received in the Middle East

Bear with head stuck in jug for weeks rescued from plight

A black bear spotted for weeks in rural New York state with his head trapped in a plastic food jug has been rescued from his plight

Japan: better data, false dawn?

Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April from a year earlier to mark a fourth straight month of increases. Could, though, these and other signals in the economy be a false dawn? David Pollard reports.

CEO pay by the numbers: How big were last year's…

The typical raise for CEOs at big U.S. companies was 8.5 percent last year, the biggest in three years, as the corner-office class continues to pull away from average workers

Florida Highway Patrol dealing with trooper shortage

The number of speeding tickets issued by the Florida Highway Patrol has dropped for three straight years as the agency deals with a shortage of troopers

Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Despite…

The Republican candidate won a seat in the House of Representatives.

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Utah law that could send online bullies to jail…

An unusual law in Utah aimed at combatting cyber harassment by allowing authorities to send online bullies to jail has support from police, schools and other groups

Pound for pound, Dillard University is a physics…

Small Dillard University graduating more black women in physics than many of its larger counterparts