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Toronto Van Driver Kills at Least 10 People in 'Pure Carnage' - New York Times

TORONTO — The killing began on a busy lunchtime thoroughfare in Toronto on Monday when a white rental Ryder van ran over a pedestrian crossing the street — then mounted a sidewalk and began plowing into people indiscriminately. “One by one, one by ...

First State Dinner: A Chance For Melania Trump To Put Her Stamp On The White House - NPR

Fifteen months into the Trump presidency, the first state dinner, in honor of French President Emmanuel Macron, will be a big moment for first lady Melania Trump, who has kept a lower profile than many of her predecessors. "It's much more than just a ...

Senate panel narrowly endorses Mike Pompeo for secretary of state after Trump intervenes with key Republican - Washington Post

Secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo narrowly eked out an endorsement from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Monday after President Trump and a Democratic senator intervened at the last minute, all but guaranteeing that he will be confirmed ...

Remnants of Mexico migrant caravan closer to US border - Washington Post

MEXICO CITY — The remnants of a caravan of Central American migrants protested in northern Mexico on Monday, even as once again they drew angry tweets from U.S. President Donald Trump. The mainly Central American migrants are demanding better ...

George HW Bush Hospitalized With Blood Infection, Spokesman Says - Bloomberg

Houston (AP) -- Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said Monday. Jim McGrath said on Twitter that the 93-year-old Bush is "responding ...

Facebook finally explains why it bans some content, in 27 pages - Washington Post

SAN FRANCISCO -- Among the most challenging issues for Facebook is its role as the policeman for the free expression of its two billion users. Now the social network is opening up about its decision-making over which posts it decides to take down ...

Ad sales surge at Google parent Alphabet, but so do costs - Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Strong growth in ad sales on Google search and YouTube were not enough to offset a surge in costs at parent Alphabet Inc that shrank the first-quarter operating margin, leaving shares flat after hours on Monday. Alphabet got a ...

Tom Hardy's Venom finally revealed in new trailer - EW.com

“We are Venom,” Tom Hardy's anti-hero rasps in a deep voice in the first look of the scaly Spider-Man villain in footage shown on Monday at CinemaCon, a trade convention for theater owners, in Las Vegas. In the scene set in a parking lot, Hardy's Eddie ...

Trump's score-settling creates jarring contrast - CNN

(CNN) Donald Trump's wild weekend showed just how abnormal his presidency has become, even if his breaching of conventional decorum has lost the power to shock. The President, ensconced at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, spent Saturday and Sunday on ...

House Republicans favored in Arizona special election - Politico

Republicans expect to win Tuesday's special House election in Arizona. But they aren't expecting it to make them feel good. National Republicans have poured more than $1 million into a deep-red slice of the Phoenix suburbs to boost Debbie Lesko, a ...