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With GOP nomination locked up, Trump goes hard after Clinton

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
BISMARCK, N.D. - Triumphantly armed with a majority of his party's delegates, Republican Donald Trump unleashed a broadside attack Thursday on Hillary Clinton's prescriptions for energy, guns, the economy and international affairs, shifting abruptly ...
Trump Hit the 'Magic Number.' So, What Does That Mean?
The Edge: Trump's Magic Number
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There's a lot to unpack in just one of Donald Trump's answers about energy policy

Washington Post - ‎41 minutes ago‎
If you're going to talk about energy in the United States, you might as well do it in North Dakota. The western part of the state had the good sense to be situated above a gigantic shale formation known as the Bakken, in which an enormous amount of ...
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19 rescued from flooded cave in Kentucky

USA TODAY - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Seventeen cave explorers and two police officers were rescued Thursday evening from the Hidden River Cave in Horse Cave, Ky., after being trapped there due to rising floodwaters, the governor of Kentucky said.
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Louisiana's 'Blue Lives Matter' bill just became law

Washington Post - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Louisana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) signed the so-called “Blue Lives Matter” bill into law Thursday, making the state the first in the nation where public safety workers are considered a protected class under hate-crime law.
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Dozens feared drowned as latest migrant boat sinks off Libya

CNN - ‎3 hours ago‎
(CNN) As many as 30 migrants may have drowned when their boat sank off the coast of Libya on Thursday, the European Union's anti-trafficking naval operation said, a day after another boat capsized in the region, costing five lives.
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Nathaniel Kibby Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping, Raping Teen

NECN - ‎31 minutes ago‎
A New Hampshire man accused of kidnapping, imprisoning and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl changed his plea to guilty on Thursday.
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Can the VA solve its problem of mistakenly declaring vets deceased?

Christian Science Monitor - ‎9 hours ago‎
Figures show that over the past five years, more than 4,000 American veterans have been wrongfully declared dead, resulting in their benefits being cut off.
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After jury deadlocked, Wade sentenced to consecutive life terms

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - ‎3 hours ago‎
Allen Wade was ordered to serve consecutive life prison terms this afternoon after the jurors deadlocked in the penalty phase of the case.
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Bernie Sanders Fundraises For Russ Feingold

Huffington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
Sanders said it's important to elect candidates “who recognize that it is too late for establishment politics and economics.
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Donald Trump's Own Website Contradicts His D.C. Hotel Brag

Huffington Post - ‎4 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - As Donald Trump makes his bid for the White House, he's also talked up his new hotel opening this fall on Pennsylvania Avenue in the District of Columbia, bragging that the hotel will open its doors two years ahead of schedule.
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Another Member of Congress Just Fell in Line Behind Donald Trump

TIME - ‎6 hours ago‎
Rep. Ryan Zinke of Montana became the latest member of Congress to endorse Donald Trump on Wednesday, adding to the presumptive Republican nominee's support as he prepares for the general election.
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Happy 93rd Birthday to Sumner Redstone, the Man Who Refuses to Die

TheWrap - ‎43 minutes ago‎
in 1979, Sumner Redstone almost burned to death. Then he took over the entertainment world. This latest little family spat? Nothing.
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US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an end

U.S. News & World Report - ‎1 hour ago‎
FILE - This Oct. 4, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Stock markets around the world edged higher Thursday, May 26, 2016, as traders interpreted the rise in oil prices to $50 a barrel for the first time this year as a ...
Stocks Dip After Two-Day Climb
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Here's Why Snapchat Might Actually Be Worth $20 Billion

Fortune - ‎1 hour ago‎
For venture investors, it's all about the growth curve, and Snapchat has a doozy. Someone has to be the poster child for the “tech stocks are a bubble that's about to pop!
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Oil dips after hitting $50/bbl as glut worries resurface

Reuters - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW YORK Oil prices hit $50 a barrel on Thursday for the first time in seven months, then bounced below that level and settled lower on the day as investors worried robust price gains could encourage more output and add to the global glut.
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Microsoft, Facebook to lay massive undersea cable

USA TODAY - ‎1 hour ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO - A 4,000 mile undersea cable deal announced Thursday by Microsoft and Facebook is just the latest of a dozen high capacity trans-oceanic cables being built by tech companies to deal with their insatiable demand for bandwidth.
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The circle is complete: Minecraft is getting a deathmatch mode

TechCrunch - ‎2 hours ago‎
Minecraft, a game that skyrocketed to unprecedented levels of popularity among all ages because of its open-ended gameplay, infinite worlds, and limitless possibilities for creation and collaboration, is getting a deathmatch mode.
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Johnny Depp Is So Rich: How Much of His Fortune Is at Stake in His Divorce From Amber Heard

E! Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Just how much of Johnny Depp's Pirates booty does Amber Heard stand to make off with? The 30-year-old filed for divorce from the 52-year-old actor on Monday after 15 months of marriage, citing Sunday as their date of separation and checking off the box ...
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Gucci Mane I'm A Free Man!! Fresh Outta Jail

TMZ.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
The rapper's lawyer, Drew Findling, tells TMZ Gucci was released Thursday morning from an Indiana prison. We're told he already has a home just outside the city.
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Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin Are Officially Divorced

E! Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
While E! News has obtained court documents filed by Paltrow requesting a default judgment to dissolve the marriage, it appears that it has not yet been approved by the judge.
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Markieff Morris detained at Philadelphia International Airport

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Former Prep Charter and current Washington Wizards star Markieff Morris was detained at Philadelphia International Airport Thursday, according to law enforcement officials.
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The end of Baylor's Art Briles

ESPN - ‎5 hours ago‎
On Nov. 28, 2007, Baylor introduced Art Briles as its new head coach. The offensive genius from West Texas had his work cut out for him, taking over a program that had gone 35-101 in the Big 12 era, with zero bowl game appearances since 1994.
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Hector Olivera gets 82-game ban under domestic-violence policy

ESPN - ‎32 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK -- Atlanta Braves outfielder Hector Olivera has accepted a suspension without pay through Aug. 1 for violating Major League Baseball's Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy.
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Ray Rice delivers 'important message' to Ravens rookies

ESPN - ‎1 hour ago‎
OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The Baltimore Ravens had a surprise speaker Wednesday: Ray Rice. Two years after being abruptly released by the team, Rice spoke to Ravens rookies about life lessons after practice.
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Mysterious Cave Rings Show Neanderthals Liked To Build

NPR - ‎13 hours ago‎
Here's a mystery found in a French cave. It appears that a group of Neanderthals walked into that cave about 176,000 years ago and started building something.
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Mars is emerging from an ice age that ended about 400000 years ago

The Verge - ‎4 hours ago‎
Mars is emerging from an ice age, according to a new study. Studying the Martian climate and how it changes over time can help scientists better plan future missions to Mars and even understand climate change here on Earth, the study authors say.
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Cloud-Seeding Surprise Could Improve Climate Predictions

Scientific American - ‎7 hours ago‎
Molecules released by trees can seed clouds, two experiments have revealed. The findings, published on May 25 in Nature and Science, run contrary to an assumption that the pollutant sulphuric acid is required for a certain type of cloud formation—and ...
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Woman found to harbor 'superbug' resistant to antibiotic of last resort

USA TODAY - ‎11 minutes ago‎
For the first time, doctors have diagnosed an American with a superbug that can't be treated with an antibiotic of last resort, an ominous development in the battle against antibiotic resistance.
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Infection may spur hallmark protein for Alzheimer's disease

Fox News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Researchers have found that amyloid beta, the hallmark brain protein for dementia, may accumulate as a response to infection— which suggests Alzheimer's disease may be caused by the body's overreaction to certain bacterial threats.
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California's fight against the Zika-carrying 'cockroach of mosquitoes'

Redding Record Searchlight - ‎11 hours ago‎
Vector control specialists Yessenia Avilez, bottom, and Randy Garcia, top, spot an adult aedes albopictus mosquito, also known as the asian tiger mosquito, in a residential backyard during a house call in the Silverlake neighborhood on March 25, 2016 ...
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Even People With Breast Cancer Risk Genes Can Lower Risk

NBCNews.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
Even people who carry genetic changes that put them at higher-than-average risk of breast cancer can lower that risk - sometimes by a lot, researchers said Thursday.
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