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Iran approves nearly all of Rouhani's Cabinet picks | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Iranian lawmakers have approved 16 Cabinet members nominated by recently re-elected President Hassan Rouhani, including the first defense minister unaffiliated with the elite, hard-line Revolutionary Guard in 25 years
Crowded TV Marketplace Gets Ready for Three Tech Giants | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
The arrival of Apple, Facebook and Google means that the hypercompetitive world of scripted TV is going to become even more ferocious.
Lunar Module at Tranquility Base | NASA
NASA | August 20, 2017
This photograph of the Lunar Module at Tranquility Base was taken by Neil Armstrong during the Apollo 11 mission, from the rim of Little West Crater on the lunar surface. Armstrong's shadow and the shadow of the camera are visible in the foreground. This is the furthest distance from the lunar module traveled by either astronaut while on the moon.
Steven Mnuchin Defends Trump’s Reaction to Charlottesville Violence | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
The statement from the Treasury secretary, who is Jewish, was perhaps the most vociferous defense of the president from within his administration.
100 gas tanks: Extremists in Spain planned massive attack | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Police put up scores of roadblocks across northeast Spain on Sunday in hopes of capturing the fugitive suspect from a 12-member Islamic extremist cell that staged dual vehicle attacks and plotted much deadlier carnage
America still in turmoil a year after Kaepernick's protest | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again
Mediator: Bannon Ready for #War With a Long List of Targets | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
Calling himself “Bannon the Barbarian,” the president’s former strategy adviser says he’s ready to “crush” his foes inside and outside the White House.
The Week Ahead: Whole Foods Voting on Amazon Takeover, and Pending Verdict in Samsung Case | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
Shareholders are expected to approve a $13.4 billion bid. At a conference in Wyoming, neither Janet Yellen, the Fed chairwoman, nor Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, is expected to address policy.
Thousands protest jailing of Umbrella Movement leaders | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Demonstrators rally in support of the three pro-democracy activists who were jailed for their role in 2014 protests.
Total solar eclipse 2017: When and where to see it | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Can you get to see this rare event, without risking cloud cover?
Tarnished by Charlottesville, Tiki Torch Company Tries to Move On | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
Lamplight Farms, whose Tiki torches were used by white nationalist protesters, said “We do not support their message or the use of our products in this way.”
More Charities Cancel Fund-Raisers at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
An expanding number of organizations that had planned to hold galas at the president’s Florida resort are deciding to raise money elsewhere.
The Red Cap Aside, Trump Souvenirs Are a Hard Sell | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
The president’s brand is no winner in Washington gift shops. But first ladies do better anyway. “They don’t make public policy, and they’re easier to like.”
Foiling, a Pastime Worthy of Silicon Valley | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
Using technology developed for high-end boats, San Francisco Bay craftsmen and technologists have become pioneers in a sport that flies above the waves.
‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ is No. 1, as ‘Logan Lucky’ Disappoints | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
With “Logan Lucky,” Steven Soderbergh set out to prove that studios are too stuck in their marketing ways. His experiment fizzled, but he vowed to try again.
Quiet Epidemic of Suicide Claims France’s Farmers | The New York Times
The New York Times | August 20, 2017
Isolation, physically demanding work and financial pressures are pushing farmers to despair, even as the authorities and associations try to help.
Charlottesville, Trump and the media | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
What does President Donald Trump's response to Charlottesville say about his stance on white supremacists in the US?
When is the next solar eclipse in your country? | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
A look at the upcoming major solar eclipses around the world.
Berlin police arrest 35 neo-Nazis at Rudolf Hess rally | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
More than 500 white supremacists turned out to mark the death of Rudolf Hess, a Nazi leader they believe was killed.
Olympic champ Simone Biles back in gym as she weighs options | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles returns to gym as she weighs options
Sierra Leone churches hold services for mudslide victims | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Churches across Sierra Leone held special services Sunday in memory of the more than 450 people who were killed in mudslides and flooding earlier this week
MAPPED: The battle against ISIL | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
In the past year and a half, ISIL's territory has been shrinking steadily.
Marcellus Williams faces execution despite new evidence | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Marcellus Williams is due to be executed on Tuesday despite new DNA evidence supporting his claim to innocence.
Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
The victims of vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort came from around the world and across generations
Saudi Twitter users urged to expose Qatar sympathisers | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Saudi official Saoud al-Qahtani says the kingdom will 'investigate' everyone reported via the social media site.
Syria: 'This case is about saving humanity' | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
A group of Syrian torture victims, now refugees in Germany, have taken a key step on the long road towards justice.
Rare rhinos killed as floods devastate India reserve | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Rescuers recover carcasses of more than 225 animals, including 15 rhinos after floods ravage Kaziranga wildlife reserve.
Verlander, Maeda have no-hit bids broken up in 6th | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers and Kenta Maeda of the Los Angeles Dodgers had no-hit bids broken up in the sixth inning of their game
Trevor Siemian appears to have won Broncos QB job again | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Trevor Siemian appears to have won the Denver Broncos starting quarterback job for the second straight summer
North Korea slams upcoming US-South military exercises | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Manoeuvres are viewed by Pyongyang as a rehearsal for an invasion and akin to 'pouring gasoline on fire'.
IndyCar driver Hunter-Reay cleared to race following wreck | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Ryan Hunter-Reay has been cleared to drive in Sunday's IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway following a violent accident during qualifying that sent him to the hospital
Syria's Assad rejects security cooperation with the West | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Syrian President Bashar Assad has blasted the West rejecting any security cooperation or reopening of embassies in Damascus before these countries cut relations with opposition groups
Hassan al-Thawadi: World Cup a tool to fight terrorism | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
The secretary-general of the Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee on the fallout of the GCC crisis and his World Cup vision.
Post-ISIL Iraq: Decoding Muqtada al-Sadr's Gulf visits | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
By reaching out to Saudi Arabia and the UAE, the Shia leader is attempting to counterbalance Iran's influence in Iraq.
Mattis tight-lipped on new Afghanistan war strategy | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis satisfied with how the administration formulated its new Afghanistan war strategy, but won't discuss what's in it
UK: Palestine activists face prison over Elbit protest | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Five face up to six months each in jail after protest outside factory owned by subsidiary of Israeli drone maker Elbit.
A total eclipse of the States | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
Americans are gearing up for a coast-to-coast total eclipse that can be seen within driving range of 200 million people.
Police say 39 people detained over neo-Nazi march in Berlin | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Berlin police say 39 people were detained Saturday in connection with a far-right march commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of high-ranking Nazi official Rudolf Hess
Philippine churches to ring bells to protest drug killings | ABC News
ABC News | August 20, 2017
Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines will ring bells every night for three months to raise alarm over a renewed police crackdown that has left more than 80 drug and crime suspects dead in just a week
Brexit Britain: A United Kingdom of hate and denial | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | August 20, 2017
It's time for 'Leave' campaigners to acknowledge and denounce the rise of Xenophobia and Islamophobia in Brexit Britain.