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Britain's new prime minister, first responder vote, Justice Stevens' funeral: 5 things to know Tuesday

Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:44 a.m. ET July 23, 2019 | Updated 5:06 a.m. ET July 23, 2019 CLOSE Who will be Britain’s new prime minister? The identity of Britain’s next prime minister will be announced Tuesday with the conclusion of the ruling Conservative Party’s runoff election between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt. Pro-Brexit Johnson is regarded as […]

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Greece Weighs Ending Law Barring the Police From Campuses

ATHENS — Greece’s conservative prime minister says he will undo a longstanding law banning the police from universities — a risky move for a new leader who came to power just weeks ago promising greater stability. The law was passed in 1982, several years after the fall of the country’s military dictatorship, which had violently […]

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More Than 2,000 Migrants Were Targeted in Raids. 35 Were Arrested.

More than 2,000 migrants who were in the United States illegally were targeted in widely publicized raids that unfolded across the country last week. But figures the government provided to The New York Times on Monday show that just 35 people were detained in the operation. President Trump had touted the raids — called Operation […]

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South Korean Jets Fire Shots in Warning to Russian Military Plane

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said its air force jets fired warning shots on Tuesday to ward off a Russian military plane that intruded upon its territorial airspace, the first such encounter between the countries in decades. Three Russian military planes, as well as two Chinese warplanes, entered South Korea’s air defense identification zone […]

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'Once Upon A Time': Britney Spears, boyfriend Sam Asghari attend 'first premiere' together

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about ‘Once Upon A Time’: Britney Spears, boyfriend Sam Asghari attend ‘first premiere’ together Britney Spears and boyfriend Sam Asghari stepped out to attend the Los Angeles premiere of Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.” Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent […]

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Who Will Teach Us How to Feel?

My colleagues at T Magazine had a very good idea. They gathered some artists and museum curators and asked them to name the artworks that define the contemporary age — pieces created anywhere in the world since 1970. I can’t stop thinking about the results. The first thing you notice is that of the 25 […]

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Apple Reportedly in ‘Advanced Talks’ to Acquire Intel’s Smartphone Modem Business for $1 Billion

Apple is reportedly in “advanced talks” to buy Intel’s smartphone modem business. The deal is pegged to be around $1 billion and would include Intel’s expansive patent portfolio along with the entire modem team. Intel and Apple have been in discussions about the modem business acquisition since 2018 itself. The Apple-Intel discussions began last summer, […]

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Kim Jong-un Inspects New Submarine That Could Increase Range of Missiles

SEOUL, South Korea — Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, has inspected a newly built submarine, the state news media reported on Tuesday, a provocative move as the United States struggles to resume dialogue on ending the country’s nuclear and missile threats. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency said the country planned to deploy the […]

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Two Louisiana police officers fired after Facebook post saying Ocasio-Cortez 'needs a round'

CLOSE Rep. Ocasio-Cortez confronted Acting Homeland Security Secretary McAleenan about images of her “violent rape” from a secret Facebook group. USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Two Louisiana police officers were fired Monday, just days after one of them wrote in a Facebook post that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a “vile idiot” who should be shot.  Gretna, La., police officers […]

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watchOS 5.3 Expands ECG App Availability to Canada and Singapore, Fixes Walkie-Talkie Eavesdropping Bug

Alongside iOS 12.4, Apple also released the watchOS 5.3 update for all compatible Apple Watch. The update fixes the eavesdropping bug with the Walkie-Talkie app and re-enables it once again. Apple had disabled the Walkie-Talkie app on the Apple Watch last week after it discovered a major eavesdropping bug. The company had mentioned in its […]

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