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Techgiants-counterterrorism-062717.jpg In a joint statement Tuesday, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube said that by working together, sharing the best technological and operational elements of their individual efforts, they can have a greater impact on the threat of terrorist content online. Each of the four companies have developed policies and practices that enable them to remove terrorist or violent extremist content on the

Tump-Globalranking-062717.jpg Donald Trump's presidency has had a negative impact on how the world sees the United States, according to a major international survey. Although he has only been in office for just five months, Trump and many of his key policies are broadly unpopular around the globe, and ratings for the U.S. have declined steeply in many nations. Pew Research Center asked 40,000 people in 37 countries this year

wallstreet-112814_26Jun17.jpg Stocks continued to show a lack of direction as traders seemed uncertain about the near-term outlook for the markets after the Dow and S&P 500 reached record highs last week. While the Nasdaq fell 18.10 points or 0.3 percent to 6,247.15, the Dow edged up 14.79 points or 0.1 percent to 21,409.55 and the S&P 500 inched up 0.77 points or less than a tenth of a percent to 2,493.07.

ChineseNobelpeace-062617.jpg Nobel Peace Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo has been hospitalized after developing late-stage liver cancer while in prison, reports said. His lawyer says after being diagnosed a month ago, the jail authorities moved the 61-year old human rights fighter to a hospital in the city of Shenyang in northern Liaoning...

Wonderwomen-PattyJenkins-062617.jpg Patty Jenkin's Wonder Woman has earned $652.88 million worldwide in the first 24 days and become the highest grossing global movie directed by a woman. It has beat the record of Mamma Mia directed by Phyllida Lloyd that has grossed $609.8 million in 2008.

OhioGov-hacked-062617.jpg Several government websites in Ohio, including that of Governor John Kasich, were hacked Sunday, displaying what appeared to be pro-Islamic State propaganda. Visitors to governor.ohio.gov were greeted with a message written on black background under an Arabic symbol that contains the name of a group...

Trump-Sign-062317.jpg As part of a continuing effort to address the Veterans Affairs scandal that broke in 2014, President Donald Trump on Friday signed legislation known as the Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act into law.

LorettaLynch-062317.jpg Leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee revealed Friday they are seeking information about alleged political interference by then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch during the FBI's investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.

Trump-Speach-062317.jpg President Donald Trump has indicated he is troubled by the friendship between former FBI Director James Comey and Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Trump told "Fox & Friends" in an interview that aired on Friday that Mueller is an "honorable man" and said he is hopeful the investigation of Russian interference...

BarackObama-062317.jpg A Senate Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is not a healthcare bill, according to former President Barack Obama. Obama said in a post on Facebook that the legislation unveiled on Thursday is instead a massive transfer of wealth from middle-class and poor families to the richest people in America.

US-brazil-062317.jpg The U.S. has suspended all imports of fresh beef from Brazil due to recurring concerns about the safety of the products. The suspension of shipments from Brazil, the fifth largest exporter of beef to the U.S., will remain in place until the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture takes corrective action, the U.S. Department of Agriculture or USDA said in a statement.

FederalReserve-062317.jpg The annual Federal stress test was cleared by 34 top banks. The result shows strong capital levels and the ability of large banks to remain capitalized even in stressed situations. The Federal Reserve noted that these banks will be able to lend to households and businesses even at severe recession and throughout the economic cycle.

Brazil-beef-product-062317.jpg The United States has decided to suspend imports of beef products from Brazil citing safety concerns. It is a major blow to Brazil, which is the world's biggest red meat and poultry exporter. Latin America's largest nation is selling beef worth more than $12 billion a year, mainly to China, the...

Trump-Thumb-062317.jpg After suggesting Republicans opposed to the House healthcare bill should be primaried, President Donald Trump struck a softer tone in response to the four GOP Senators that have indicated their opposition to the Senate plan to repeal and replace Obamacare.

DianneFeinstein-062317.jpg Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are lashing out at Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, for his decision to schedule a hearing on two district court nominees before the American Bar Association has an opportunity to review and rate them.

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