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US detects signs of new North Korea missile test, official says

The Pentagon has picked up signs that North Korea is preparing for another missile test, a US defense official said on Tuesday, as the United States cited progress in pushing China to impose tough...

In a first deal of its kind, Convoy lands $62 million led by YC’s...

For Convoy, a meet-and-greet hosted earlier this year by two prominent investment firms has resulted in one of the bigger Series B fundings of 2017. As Convoy cofounder and CEO Dan Lewis recalls it,...

Trump Steps Up Attacks on His Own Attorney General

Washington — President Trump continued his attacks on his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions, on Tuesday, reviving his campaign’s call to investigate Hillary Clinton’s “crimes” as he slammed the attorney general’s inaction. His two...

What we’ve learned about Ivanka Trump’s finances

Jared Kushner revises financial disclosures Recent public records provide the most complete look yet at Ivanka Trump's vast financial wealth. Here's what we know about the latest filings. Trump was required to fill out...

The most magically mundane moments of Comic-Con

Wonder Woman even texts like a badass. Superheroes: They're just like us. If you read and watch most coverage of Comic-Con, the world's largest nerdfest, you'll come away with the impression that its world-famous...

Snooty the famous manatee dies in ‘heartbreaking accident’ days after his 69th birthday

Snooty, the world’s oldest captive manatee, spent his final 48 hours making history and eating cake. The world famous sea cow turned 69 on Friday and celebrated another year in the Guinness Book of...

Politicians discuss the real-life ramifications of superheroes: Would destruction by Thor be considered an...

Comic-Con attendees line up to ask questions at the 'Who Cleans Up the Mess?' panel on Saturday. Comic-Con is, at its root, an escapist event for fans and obsessives of pop culture. This year...

New C.D.C. Chief Saw Coca-Cola as Ally in Obesity Fight

When she was health commissioner of Georgia, the state with one of the highest rates of child obesity, Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald faced two enormous challenges: How to get children to slim down and how...

Sue Bird sets WNBA All-Star Game assist record in West’s 130-121 win over the...

Breanna Stewart greets fans after coming out of the tunnel and towards the court for the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Key Arena. (Kjell Redal / The Seattle Times) A...

Minneapolis Police Chief Forced Out After Fatal Shooting of Australian Woman

The Minneapolis police chief, Janee Harteau, resigned on Friday at the mayor’s request, less than a week after one of the city’s officers fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911 for...