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Thousands Protest Against White Supremacy

Demonstrators poured into the nation’s streets and parks over the weekend to denounce white supremacy and Nazism, one week after clashes between far-right demonstrators and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly.

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Emergency room doctor: Whites have refused my care

Dr. Esther Choo is an Asian-American emergency room physician who has practiced medicine for more than a decade. Yet, she says, a few times a year, a patient will refuse to let her treat them. Solely because of her race.

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Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will not attend the Kennedy Center Honors in December, the White House announced on Saturday, after several honorees said they would boycott a White House reception before the show.

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Bannon departure tips trade scales in favor of White House 'globalists'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The departure on Friday of Steve Bannon, the White House's top economic nationalist, will likely tip the trade policy scales in favor of the Trump administration's "globalist" faction, which could soften the stance toward two of Trump's favorite targets: China and the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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'White supremacists by default': How ordinary people made Charlottesville possible

Blame President Trump for his tepid moral response. Call the neo-Nazis and white nationalists thugs. Fill your Facebook and Twitter accounts with moral outrage.

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US STOCKS-Wall St ends down after more White House turmoil

* Nike, footwear retailers trampled as price war sparks concerns

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No sanctions for Detroit jail's group strip searches: court

(Reuters) - The Wayne County jail in downtown Detroit is not liable to inmates who were subjected to group strip searches when the number of inmates awaiting processing made individual searches impractical, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday.

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One picture that shows the remarkable White House staff turnover

The photo above was taken on January 28 in the Oval Office.

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White House lawyer Cobb predicts quick end to Mueller probe

(Reuters) - The White House lawyer brought in to deal with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election said he believed the focus of the probe was "narrow" and the aspects related to President Donald Trump should be completed before the end of the year.

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'#WAR': Breitbart set to take on Trump White House

Close, Chuck nytimes.com

16 Members of White House Arts Committee Resign to Protest Trump

Artists, authors, performers and others stepped down from the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities after Mr. Trump’s remarks about white nationalists.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Bannon's White House exit lifts U.S. stocks; dollar off lows

* European shares fall; Barcelona attack weakens travel stocks (Updates with U.S. prices, adds commentary, changes byline, previous dateline London)

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Why do you hate me? A brown woman talks to a former white nationalist

Everybody's writing about white nationalists. But nobody's asking them the things I really want to know, as a woman of color and a mom of two kids. I reached out to Arno Michaelis, a former activist in the white power movement, to better understand how their world might affect mine. He is the author of "My Life After Hate" and details his journey in this CNN Opinion piece. Our phone conversation, lightly edited for flow, is below.

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Tina Fey slams supremacists on 'Weekend Update'

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COLUMN-Stock holdings shine light on investors' risk-averse psychology: McGeever

LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - As Wall Street and world stocks chalk up record high after record high, anxiety about a steep correction is mounting.

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Trump drops plan to create infrastructure council: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has abandoned plans to create an infrastructure advisory council, the White House said on Thursday, the day after two other advisory groups were dismantled over the furor caused by Trump's remarks on white supremacists.

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Opinion: What the white supremacist view of history leaves out

Charlottesville is where I learned what history is and isn't, and who I wanted to become. I posed for graduation and wedding photos in the shadow of the Rotunda at the University of Virginia, elated to be starting a new life pursuing further post-graduate study and building a family. It's a campus and a town that will always feel a bit like home to me.

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Analysis: What Trump understands about white identity politics

In an interview with the American Prospect, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon offers an important insight into why Democrats lost the election and why they're struggling with identity politics.

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Durant won't go to White House to visit Trump

(The Sports Xchange) - If the Golden State Warriors are invited to White House, Kevin Durant said he will not visit with President Donald Trump to celebrate the team's 2017 championship.

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Trump abandons plan to create infrastructure council: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has abandoned plans to create an infrastructure advisory council, the White House said on Thursday, after he scrapped two other advisory groups led by corporate CEOs following his controversial remarks on white nationalists.

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Carmen de Lavallade, a Dance Legend, to Skip a White House Reception

Ms. de Lavallade will be honored by the Kennedy Center, but skip a reception at the White House after “socially divisive and morally caustic” remarks by “our current leadership.”

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How the FBI smashed white supremacist group The Order

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BlackRock's largest mutual fund boosts energy holdings: manager

NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc's largest mutual fund hiked its exposure to "select names" in energy as the sector has lagged this year, one of its portfolio managers said on Thursday.

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Exclusive: SEC officials' holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two lawyers appointed to senior jobs at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission have ties to major companies including financial firms Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Wells Fargo & Co that could complicate efforts to regulate them, according to government documents viewed by Reuters.

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BlackRock's largest mutual fund boosts energy holdings -manager

NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc's largest mutual fund hiked its exposure to "select names" in energy as the sector has lagged this year, one of its portfolio managers said on Thursday.

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Spotify deletes white supremacist music

Spotify is deleting white supremacist songs after a music industry publication alerted the company to their presence on the streaming service.

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UPDATE 1-Trump adviser Cohn to remain as talk swirls of White House departures

WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn is remaining in his post, a White House official said on Thursday, after speculation earlier in the day of Cohn's possible departure rattled the U.S. stock market and the dollar.

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White supremacist cries in video

Christopher Cantwell, one of the white supremacist organizers featured in Vice's documentary about Charlottesville, Virginia, appears fearful in another video posted the same weekend as the attack.

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Top Trump economic adviser Cohn not leaving: White House official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn is remaining in his post, a White House official told Reuters on Thursday after earlier rumors of his departure rattled Wall Street and hit U.S. stocks and the dollar.

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BRIEF-White Mountains to commence self-tender offer to purchase up to 500,000 of its common shares

* White Mountains to commence self-tender offer to purchase up to 500,000 of its common shares

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Nikkei edges down as yen rebounds; Seibu Holdings shines

* Seibu Holdings up after Cerberus sells remaining stake in firm

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Nikkei edges down as yen rebounds, Seibu Holdings advances

* Seibu Holdings up after Cerberus sells remaining stake in firm

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In interview, Bannon calls white supremacists 'clowns'

Steve Bannon disparaged the mindset that motivates white supremacists in a Wednesday interview, calling the group "a collection of clowns."

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Trump's crisis spurs talk of White House departures

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Aug 16 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s turnabout on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia has rocked his administration, leading to rising speculation that some top officials may be looking for a way out.

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Hear 'white advocate' and Trump make similar statements

CNN Senior Investigative Correspondent Drew Griffin spoke with a leader in the white nationalist movement and found striking similarities to the arguments the President himself presented.

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Internet firms shift stance, move to exile white supremacists

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Silicon Valley joined a swelling backlash against neo-Nazi groups in the United States on Wednesday as more technology companies removed white supremacists from their services in response to weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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UPDATE 2-Internet firms shift stance, move to exile white supremacists

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Silicon Valley joined a swelling backlash against neo-Nazi groups in the United States on Wednesday as more technology companies removed white supremacists from their services in response to weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Trump's embattled chief strategist says he's fighting other top White House aides 'every day'

Embattled White House chief strategist Steve Bannon declared in an interview published Wednesday that the US is at "economic war with China," promised aggressive trade actions against Beijing and said he is "fighting" other top White House aides "every day."

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Director Bigelow hopes Trump watches 'Detroit' and is humanized by it

LONDON (Reuters) - Movie director Kathryn Bigelow said on Wednesday she hoped U.S. President Donald Trump would watch her new film "Detroit," saying it might help to humanize him at a time when racial tension is roiling the nation.

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ACLU takes heat for defending white supremacist group

Last weekend's deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, has put the American Civil Liberties Union on the defensive for representing the white supremacists and generated furious debate over First Amendment speech rights.

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House panel to hold hearing on white supremacist threat

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing next month about threats from extremist groups, including domestic terrorism, following a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend.

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Antifa? White nationalist? A glossary for today's political climate

If you're not sure how heated our current political climate is, just look at the top searches on Merriam-Webster:

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Twitter shutters accounts of U.S. white supremacy website

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc on Wednesday suspended accounts linked to the neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer, keeping up pressure from Silicon Valley on white supremacists after weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Charlottesville victim's mom has a message to white nationalists

Heather Heyer once posted on Facebook an anonymous quote that resonated after her violent death:

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* CEO says company has changed our decision to participate in the White House manufacturing advisory council

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Blacks, whites see racism in US very, very differently

How you see race in the United States can depend a lot on your own background.

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Analysis: Trump sees 'both sides' of white supremacy

In saying that there was "blame on both sides" and abandoning his previous denouncements of the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazi and white supremacist groups, President Donald Trump attempted to apply nuance to bigotry and hate.

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White House names Hicks interim communications director

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Longtime Trump communications aide Hope Hicks has been named as interim communications director, the White House said on Wednesday, in the latest personnel move for President Donald Trump as he continues to seek someone for the job.

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BRIEF-Kenon holdings says its unit CDA issues $650 mln senior notes ‍​

* Kenon Holdings Ltd says its subsidiary CDA issues $650 million senior notes ‍​

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BRIEF-Evolving Systems to buy Lumata Holdings Ltd​

* Evolving Systems announces signing of definitive agreement to acquire Lumata

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BRIEF-Chinanet Online Holdings says expects 2017 revenue $42 mln‍​

* Chinanet Online Holdings Inc - sees 2017 revenue $42 mln‍​ Source text for Eikon: (http://bit.ly/2i5SQN9) Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Wabco Holdings names Alexander De Bock interim CFO effective Oct 1

* Wabco Holdings names Alexander De Bock to serve as interim CFO, effective October 1, 2017.

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BRIEF-Seibu Holdings: Cerberus has disposed of entire 2.35 pct stake in company

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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump no doubt pleased part of his political base on Tuesday by passionately arguing that both right- and left-wing extremists were responsible for violence at a white supremacist rally in Virginia on Saturday.

Charlottesville, Va, Violence (August, 2017) nytimes.com

Trump Gives White Supremacists an Unequivocal Boost

During a shouting-match of a news conference, an angry president asserted that “alt-left” activists in Charlottesville were as much to blame as neo-Nazis.

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A fiery shootout with a white supremacist

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Trump: ‘Not All of Those People Were White Supremacists’

President Trump, in a long, combative exchange with reporters at Trump Tower, insisted that he did nothing wrong on Saturday when he declined to specifically condemn Nazi and white supremacist groups.

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White nationalists are planning 9 rallies nationwide this weekend

Major cities across the country are bracing for a wave of white nationalist rallies in the coming days.

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Crystallex seeks to attach shares of Venezuela PDVSA holding firm: document

CARACAS, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Canadian mining company Crystallex has asked a court for an order to attach shares in Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA's Delaware subsidiary that owns U.S. refiner Citgo, according to a court document filed on Monday and seen by Reuters on Tuesday.

Charlottesville, Va, Violence (August, 2017) nytimes.com

How White Supremacists in Charlottesville Branded Hate

We decode the symbols of hate that white supremacists, Nazis and alt-right groups display at their marches, including the violent gathering in Charlottesville, Va.

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Author: White nationalists more than 'slack-jawed yokels'

JD Vance, author of "Hillbilly Elegy," says white nationalism isn't just a problem for the poor and working class.

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Trump Shares, Then Deletes, Twitter Post of Train Hitting Cartoon Person Covered by CNN Logo

Days after a driver rammed into a crowd in Charlottesville, Va., the president retweets a cartoon attacking the news media.

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BRIEF-Chinanet Online Holdings Q2 revenue $10.5 million

* Chinanet Online Holdings reports second quarter 2017 financial results

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Trump has attacked just about everyone on Twitter. But not white supremacists

The racists had been on parade for parts of two days, but it was only around 20 minutes before reports -- and graphic video -- of the attack that killed a protester in Charlottesville, Virginia, went public on Saturday that President Donald Trump logged on.

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Thai PM to visit White House in October, trade, security on agenda: Thai foreign minister

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's prime minister and junta chief Prayuth Chan-ocha will visit the White House in October, Thailand's foreign minister said on Tuesday, adding trade and security would be on the agenda, the latest sign of warming ties between Bangkok and Washington.

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Tech companies in the crosshairs on white supremacy and free speech

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer had its internet domain registration revoked twice in less than 24 hours in the wake of the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, part of a broad move by the tech industry in recent months to take a stronger hand in policing online hate-speech and incitements to violence.

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What Trump didn't say when he talked about supremacists

Days after bloody demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left a counterprotester dead, President Donald Trump denounced the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis by name, calling those and other hate groups "repugnant to all that we hold dear as Americans."

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Police Brace for More White Nationalist Rallies, but Have Few Options

Protesters with guns make for a volatile situation. But the police can do little more than keep enemies apart and take careful note of their mood.

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Bannon keeps low profile as White House tension grows

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has lowered his visibility amid the growing calls for his ouster by his critics inside and outside of the West Wing.

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Some Soros Fund holdings may profit if stocks fall: SEC filings

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Soros Fund Management LLC, whose billionaire chairman said earlier this year that markets would stumble given the uncertainty surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump, recently...

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BRIEF-Zais Group Holdings Inc Qtrly loss per share $0.05

* Zais group holdings, inc. Reports second quarter 2017 results

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BRIEF-Avaya Holdings qtrly net loss $105 million versus $115 million

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BRIEF-Carl Icahn cuts shared share stake in PayPal Holdings by 68.3 pct

* Carl Icahn cuts shared share stake in PayPal Holdings Inc by 68.3% to 10 million shares - SEC filing

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BRIEF-Berkshire Hathaway cuts share stake in Wabco Holdings by 97.8 pct

* Berkshire Hathaway Inc cuts share stake in Wabco Holdings Inc by 97.8 percent to 63,195 shares - sec filing ‍​

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How white nationalists heard Trump's word

Two days apart, President Trump issued two different statements about the violence that engulfed Charlottesville, Virginia, during a white supremacist rally over the weekend.

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Bulletin Board: Some Readers Say ‘White Nationalist’ Normalizes the Charlottesville Protesters

Our Standards editor says we used a range of descriptions for the groups at the center of the violence, including neo-Nazis, white supremacists and white nationalists.

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President specifically calls out white supremacists and other hate groups two days after fatal car attack

President Donald Trump directly condemned white supremacists and neo-Nazis in a statement from the White House Monday afternoon.

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* Optimumbank Holdings Inc qtrly loss per share $0.16 Source text - (http://bit.ly/2vCEsik) Further company coverage:

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Trump calls white supremacists repugnant

President Trump condemns the attack in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a man drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters during a white nationalist rally.

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GoDaddy removes white supremacist website after offensive post

(Reuters) - The web hosting company GoDaddy said on Sunday it had given The Daily Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider after the extremist web site posted an article denigrating the woman who was killed at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

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UPDATE 1-GoDaddy removes white supremacist website after offensive post

Aug 14 (Reuters) - The web hosting company GoDaddy said on Sunday it had given The Daily Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider after the extremist web site posted an article denigrating the woman who was killed at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

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White nationalists plan another protest, this time in Texas on September 11

Brace yourselves for Round 2: White nationalists are planning for another protest in September.

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White nationalists mocked for using tiki torches

White nationalists descended Friday night on the University of Virginia campus with burning tiki torches -- lending a distinctly but likely unintentional Polynesian aura to a white nationalist group's march.

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President condemns Charlottesville attack after facing days of criticism, calls white supremacists 'repugnant'

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Charlottesville mayor: Trump 'whiffed' at chance to denounce white supremacists

The mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, slammed President Donald Trump Monday for his unwillingness to forcefully condemn white separatists behind the racial unrest that left one woman dead over the weekend in the city.

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BRIEF-Studio City International Holdings Ltd files registration statement for possible IPO

* Studio City International Holdings Limited announces confidential filing of draft registration statement for initial public offering

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Policing in Black and White: Killings of Blacks by Whites Are Far More Likely to Be Ruled ‘Justifiable’

Those killings are eight times as likely as others to involve no criminal sanction, based on a review of police data.

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BRIEF-Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding to bid for US firm Arbor

* Says it plans to bid for stake in U.S. specialty drug maker Arbor, clarifies media report

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GoDaddy boots white supremacist web site after offensive post

Aug 14 (Reuters) - The web hosting company GoDaddy said on Sunday it had given The Daily Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider after the extremist web site posted an article denigrating the woman who was killed at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

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Civil rights leaders demand Trump disavow supremacists

A coalition of major civil rights and faith groups on Sunday called on President Donald Trump to "directly disavow the white supremacists" who participated in violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend -- a reference to Trump's remarks condemning the deadly clashes on Saturday.

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BRIEF-Topbetta Holdings says unit receives U.S. tote licence

* Topbetta receives advance-deposit wagering licence to operate retail pari-mutuel betting business in the U.S.

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Are Steve Bannon's White House days numbered?

CNN's Brian Stelter says sources close to the White House and statements by current and former officials indicate that Steve Bannon could be the next high-profile departure from the Trump administration.

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Aides try to explain why the President has yet to condemn white supremacists

A series of White House aides on Sunday looked to explain President Donald Trump's statement the day before that failed to condemn white supremacists or the "alt-right" for violence that left three people dead in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Who are white nationalists and what do they want?

A quaint Virginia college town still wrestling with the legacy of slavery became the scene of deadly protests this weekend as white nationalists and other right-wing groups clashed with counterprotesters over the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a city park.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

White House Acts to Stem Fallout From Trump’s First Charlottesville Remarks

The White House, under siege over President Trump’s initial comments, on Sunday condemned “white supremacists” for inciting violence that left a woman dead.

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Trump adviser pressed to condemn white nationalists

CNN's Jake Tapper presses White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert to publicly condemn the white supremacist groups who participated in a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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FBI probe underway into Virginia white nationalist rally violence

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Sunday are investigating the outbreak of violence in Virginia following a white nationalist rally that killed one person and injured more than 30, presenting U.S. President Donald Trump with a major domestic challenge.

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Maduro's son threatens to seize White House

Nicolás Maduro Guerra, the son of the Venezuelan President, is threatening to seize the White House with rifles if President Donald Trump sends the US military to his nation.

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Governor to white supremacists: Go home

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) holds a press conference after a white nationalist rally turned violent in Charlottesville.

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Virginia police, FBI probe deadly violence at white nationalist rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) - U.S. authorities will investigate on Sunday the violence stemming from a white nationalist rally a day earlier that killed one person, injured more than 30, and challenged U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership.

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Trump's faith advisers condemn white supremacists

As thousands of white nationalist and "alt-right" protesters descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, for the "Unite the Right" rally Saturday and clashed with counterprotesters, voices from both sides of the aisle were raised to condemn the gathering.

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Trump: 'I know nothing about white supremacists' (2016)

The Anti-Defamation League has called on Donald Trump to disavow support from David Duke and other white supremacists.

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Trump -- once again -- fails to condemn the 'alt-right,' white supremacists

President Donald Trump, a man known for his bluntness, was anything but on Saturday, failing to name the white supremacists or alt-right groups at the center of violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Russia probe counsel wants to interview senior White House officials: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The special counsel investigating whether Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election and possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign wants to speak with current and former senior White House officials, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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Detroit Red Wings to white supremacist group: Stop using our logo

White supremacists were holding a variety of signs, shield and flags at Saturday's rally in Charlottesville, Virginia -- including some donned with a slightly changed Detroit Red Wings logo.

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State of Emergency in Virginia as White Nationalists March

The governor of Virginia declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville on Saturday as white nationalists clashed with counterprotesters for the second day in a row over a plan to remove the statue of a Confederate general from a city park.

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Protesters clash again in Virginia city ahead of white nationalist rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) - White nationalists clashed with counter-demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday ahead of a rally to protest the planned removal of a Confederate general's statue that critics say glorifies the era of slavery.

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Violent clashes at white nationalist rally

Two people have been injured after an altercation during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia today according to the city of Charlottesville's verified twitter account. The injuries are characterized as serious but non-life threatening.

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7 White Helmets rescuers killed in Syria

Seven members of the White Helmets rescue group were shot dead Saturday by unidentified gunmen who stormed the volunteers' office in northwestern Syria, the group and opposition activists said.

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Protesters clash in Virginia city on eve of white nationalist rally

(Reuters) - Hundreds of white marchers with blazing torches clashed briefly with counterprotesters on the Charlottesville campus of the University of Virginia on Friday, the eve of a rally planned by thousands of white nationalists, media said.

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Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesville

Charlottesville, known as a progressive college town, is bracing for another white nationalist rally scheduled for Saturday.

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Planned Rally by White Nationalists Has College Town on Edge

A rally against the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee has Charlottesville, home to the University of Virginia, bracing for a weekend of potential violence.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

White House Aide Forced Out After Claim of Leftist Conspiracy

A National Security Council staff member, Rich Higgins, was told to resign last month after a memo accused “deep state” Marxists of seeking to overthrow the president.

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Trump 'sarcastic' in thanking Putin for embassy staff cuts: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump was being "sarcastic" when he thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for saving the United States money by ordering cuts in U.S. diplomatic staff in Russia, a White House official said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Crosswinds Holdings Q2 loss per share C$0.10

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BRIEF-Gaylon Lawrence Jr reports 6.2 percent stake in Capstar Financial Holdings as on Aug 4, 2017 - SEC filing‍​

* Gaylon Lawrence Jr reports 6.2 percent stake in Capstar Financial Holdings Inc as on August 4, 2017 - SEC filing‍​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2fz4X4d) Further company coverage:

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Trian cuts Mondelez stake, ups GE holding: SEC filing

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Trian Partners cut its stake in snack maker Mondelez International Inc. during the last quarter, and boosted its shares in conglomerate General Electric, according to the...

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Trump thanking Putin was sarcasm, White House says

President Donald Trump was being "sarcastic" when he thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday for expelling hundreds of American diplomats from the country, a White House spokeswoman said.

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See the White House construction

The White House is undergoing renovations while President Trump is away. This is what it looks like today.

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BRIEF-Ashland Global Holdings declared force majeure in Europe on 1.4 BDO, THF and formaldehyde

* Declared a force majeure in europe on 1.4 butanediol (BDO), tetrahydrofuran (THF) and formaldehyde

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Trump to make day trip to Washington during his vacation - White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will make a day trip to Washington, D.C. on Monday, briefly interrupting his 17-day August working vacation, a White House official said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Luxoft Holding reports quarterly non-gaap earnings per share of $0.50

* Luxoft Holding, Inc reports results for three months ended June 30, 2017

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White House plans to release tax reform framework in September: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to release a brief document in early- to mid-September outlining a framework for overhauling the U.S. tax code, according to three sources familiar with the matter.

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Rights groups sue over moving of Virginia white nationalist rally

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. civil rights groups filed a lawsuit on Thursday to have a white nationalist rally in Virginia moved back to its original venue, saying that city officials' last-minute decision to shift the event violated organizers' rights.

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BRIEF-Luxoft Holding qtrly diluted eps on non-gaap basis $0.50

* Luxoft Holding, Inc reports results for three months ended June 30, 2017

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BRIEF-Blue Apron Holdings says in future expect to incur capex, primarily related to fulfillment centers - SEC Filing

* Blue Apron Holdings- in future expect to incur capex, primarily related to fulfillment centers - sec filing

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BRIEF-Vince Holding announces subscription price for rights offering

* Vince Holding Corp announces subscription price for previously announced rights offering

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BRIEF-Ichor Holdings Q2 earnings per share $0.40

* Ichor Holdings Ltd announces second quarter 2017 financial results

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BRIEF-J Alexanders Holdings Q2 earnings per share $0.01

* J. Alexander’s Holdings Inc announces results for second quarter of 2017

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White Bronco used in O.J. Simpson chase is for sale

For sale: 1992 white Ford Bronco. Proven for driving down freeways at slow speeds. Best viewed from news helicopters. Less than 40,000 miles.

Chickens nytimes.com

Why Was There a Giant Inflatable Chicken Near the White House?

The bird is the latest protest stunt against the current occupant of the White House. It was the brainchild of Taran Singh Brar, an artist and documentary filmmaker based in Washington.

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MOVES-RWS Holdings names Desmond Glass from GAN its new CFO

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Intellectual property support provider RWS Holdings plc said on Thursday it appointed Desmond Glass as Chief Financial Officer, effective November 6.

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Journey's White House visit causes rift

Could turmoil over a trip by some band members of Journey to the White House lead to the break-up of the group? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

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BRIEF-Smart Global Holdings Inc announces refinancing transaction

* Smart Global Holdings Inc announces refinancing transaction

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BRIEF-Franklin Mutual Advisers, Llc reports 10.5 pct passive stake in white mountains insurance group ltd as of July 31, 2017 - SEC filing

* Franklin Mutual Advisers, Llc reports 10.5 percent passive stake in white mountains insurance group ltd as of July 31, 2017 - Sec filing

Demonstrations, Protests and Riots nytimes.com

Airbnb Cancels Accounts Linked to White Nationalist Rally in Charlottesville

Participants may have trouble finding a place to stay — and agreeing on where to gather, since the city has asked that the demonstration be moved.

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Where's new White House chief of staff as Trump warns N. Korea?

As President Donald Trump, his arms crossed and his expression dour, warned North Korea on Tuesday of US "fire and fury," his new chief of staff sat across the table stone-faced.

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China hints at holding of key summer conclave ahead of party congress

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's propaganda chief on Wednesday visited government workers holidaying at the resort of Beidaihe, state media said, in the first hint that an annual conclave there of senior leaders was happening before an autumn party congress.

Elections, Mayors nytimes.com

Mike Duggan and Coleman Young Will Face Off in Detroit’s Mayoral Election

Mr. Duggan, the incumbent mayor, was far ahead among eight candidates, and Mr. Young, the son of Detroit’s longest serving mayor, was a distant second.

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BRIEF-NCS Multistage Holdings reports Q2 adjusted loss per share $0.09

* NCS Multistage Holdings Inc announces second quarter 2017 results

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BRIEF-Maiden Holdings Q2 loss per share $0.26

* Maiden Holdings Ltd announces second quarter 2017 financial results

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Russia reacts to White House soap opera with a shrug

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The soap opera of White House personnel changes, intrigue and investigations has alarmed a part of the American public and shocked some foreign governments, yet Russian officials have found their own way of responding.

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BRIEF-Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings posts Q2 adj. earnings $1.02/shr

* Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings reports financial results for the second quarter 2017

Race and Ethnicity nytimes.com

Base Instinct: The Political Payoff of Making Whites Feel Like a Minority

Survey data suggest that white Trump voters tend to feel a sense of threat about being discriminated against.

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New impersonators for the White House

New faces at the Trump White House have spawned fresh impersonators. Jeanne Moos has the latest imitators.

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The President's approval rating is at its lowest, and only 24% trust what the White House says, CNN poll finds

Six months into his presidency, Donald Trump's overall approval rating stands at its lowest point in CNN polling, while three-quarters of Americans say they can't trust most what they hear from the White House.

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BRIEF-Kenon holdings says unit announces correspondence from Israeli Antitrust Authority relating to Zomet project, postponement of retail tranche of its IPO

* Kenon Holdings - unit announces correspondence from israeli antitrust authority relating to zomet project, postponement of retail tranche of its ipo

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BRIEF-Southwest Gas Holdings reports q2 EPS $0.38

* Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. Announces second quarter 2017 earnings

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Pundit: Trump White House is like a Vegas brothel

Republican commentator Ana Navarro rates Donald Trump a "C- or D" on his first 200 days as president.

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BRIEF-Baillie Gifford & Co reports a 3.50 pct passive stake in Lincoln Electric Holdings as of July 31 - SEC filing

* Baillie Gifford & Co reports a 3.50 pct passive stake in Lincoln Electric Holdings as of July 31 - SEC filing

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BRIEF-Finjan Holdings' unit files a patent infringement lawsuit against Sonicwall

* Finjan Holdings Inc - unit Finjan Inc has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Sonicwall in northern district of California Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Post Holdings announces commencement of senior notes offering

* Post Holdings announces commencement of senior notes offering

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200 days with a Trump White House

On President Donald Trump's 200th day in office, he still lags far behind his predecessors in staffing up his administration, both in terms of nominations and confirming those positions. CNN's Joe Johns reports.

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BRIEF-Avaya Holdings sees Q3 revenue between $802 mln to $804 mln

* Sees Q3 2017 revenue $802 million to $804 million; sees Q3 adjusted ebitda in the range of $202 million to $206 million‍​ Source text for Eikon: (http://bit.ly/2uyhR4p) Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Investar Holding to acquire BOJ Bancshares for about $22.1 mln

* Investar holding corporation expands its baton rouge market by announcing agreement to acquire Boj Bancshares Inc., Jackson, Louisiana

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BRIEF-Pershing Square Holdings buys 8 pct stake in ADP

* ‍PERSHING SQUARE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT SAYS HAS ACQUIRED AN 8% STAKE IN ADP, MAKING IT PERSHING SQUARE'S LARGEST INVESTMENT​

White, Mark W Jr (1940- ) nytimes.com

Mark White, Texas Governor Who Championed Public Education, Dies at 77

As governor from 1983 to 1987, Mr. White limited class sizes, increased teachers’ pay and required high school athletes to pass their classes.

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Rosenstein: DOJ could prosecute 'anybody' for leaks, including White House staff

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said Sunday anyone responsible for leaking classified information could face federal prosecution -- including people in the White House and members of Congress.

Movies nytimes.com

‘Detroit’ Suffers Box-Office Setback as ‘Dark Tower’ Is No. 1

Annapurna Pictures, founded by Megan Ellison, gambled that a wide audience would embrace “Detroit.” Instead, it earned $7.3 million, good for eighth place.

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Box office: 'Dark Tower' leads slow weekend with $19.5 million, 'Detroit' stumbles

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - As the dog days of summer drag on, a trio of wide releases are kicking off the August box office with a whimper.

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Stelter on White House: Credibility matters

CNN's Brian Stelter says leaks and reporting showing President Trump and his administration's false statements are important because the White House's credibility matters.

Young, Coleman A nytimes.com

Detroit’s Mayoral Election Is a Test of Recovery and Legacy

The son of the city’s first black mayor is challenging its first white mayor in 40 years in an election that comes at a pivotal point for a remade Detroit.

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Former Texas governor Mark White, education reformer, dead at 77

(Reuters) - Former Texas Governor Mark White, a Democrat known as an education reformer for signing a "no pass, no play" bill requiring student athletes to succeed academically, died on Saturday at age 77, current Texas Governor Greg Abbott said.

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Former Democratic Texas Gov. Mark White Dies at 77

Former Texas Gov. Mark White, a Democrat who championed public education reforms that included the landmark "no-pass, no-play" policy for high school athletes, has died. He was 77.

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Special counsel Mueller asks White House for Flynn documents: New York Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Investigators working for U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign colluded with Russia, have asked the White House for documents related to his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, the New York Times reported on Friday.

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While Trump's away, White House will get 'much-needed' renovations

President Donald Trump departs for a 17-day "working vacation" at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, on Friday, and while he's gone, the White House is getting some TLC.

Washington (DC) nytimes.com

Mueller Seeks White House Documents on Flynn

Investigators have also questioned witnesses about whether Michael T. Flynn was secretly paid by the Turkish government in the final months of the 2016 presidential campaign.

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FBI coordinated with White House every 3 hours

The FBI monitored social media on Election Day last year in an effort to track a suspected Russian disinformation campaign utilizing "fake news," CNN has learned.

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White House considers lower deduction for U.S. homeowners: Politico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is considering reducing the annual $1 million mortgage deduction cap for U.S. homeowners as a part of its broader tax reform, despite earlier promises to protect the tax advantage, Politico reported on Friday.

Movies nytimes.com

Look Who’s Still Talking the Most in Movies: White Men

A study found that portrayals of women and minorities reinforce stereotypes, and female characters tend to be less central to movie plots.

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BRIEF-Cboe holdings to open satellite Hong Kong AIPAC office in Q3 - Conf call

* We will be opening a satellite Hong Kong AIPAC office in the third quarter - Conf call

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Under pressure, the White House can sound familiar

For President Donald Trump's ever-evolving communications staff, the fickle force that drives their days often appears in a tweet. The subject matter might be difficult to predict, but the means by which it arrives can feel as certain as the very early rising sun.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

John Kelly Quickly Moves to Impose Military Discipline on White House

The former general and new chief of staff is seeking to quell dysfunction with a suddenness and force that have upended the West Wing.

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Harvard faces discrimination probe while accepting mostly nonwhite class

Harvard College's admitted freshmen last year became the first class in the school's multi-century history comprised of mostly nonwhite students.

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Opinion: Why white grievance remains Trump's fallback

Conservatives busy defending the Trump administration's plans to reform the immigration system and delve into affirmative action policy need to understand something that simply won't change during the Trump era: Everything the administration proposes that even hints at race or ethnicity will receive heightened, and sometimes even unfair, scrutiny.

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Asia and Australia Edition: China, Russia, White House: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

cnn.com

'Detroit' attacks racial injustice through intense history

Intense and disturbing, "Detroit" aspires to present-day relevance by chronicling a tale of racial injustice that's a half-century old. Yet the line drawn from those harrowing events to today is partially muddled by a misplaced focus, dwelling on a night of brutal police violence but shortchanging its equally significant aftermath.

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BRIEF-Quintiles IMS Holdings reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.09

* Quintiles IMS Holdings Inc says full-year guidance reaffirmed for revenue and adjusted EBITDA and raised for adjusted diluted EPS

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BRIEF-Orion Group Holdings Q2 loss per share $0.08

* Orion Group Holdings, inc. Reports second quarter 2017 results

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Navarro: Must be nice to be a white male

CNN panelists Ana Navarro and Jeffrey Lord have a heated debate over the Trump-backed plan to cut legal immigration in half.

National Security Council nytimes.com

White House Purging Michael Flynn Allies From National Security Council

Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, who succeeded Mr. Flynn as national security adviser, has slowly been removing some of his appointees, angering conservatives.

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New White House chief of staff assures attorney general his job is safe: AP

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told Attorney General Jeff Sessions last weekend that his job was safe after Sessions endured several weeks of sharp public criticism from President Donald Trump, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Those Calls to Trump? White House Admits They Didn’t Happen

The White House admitted the president was not phoned with praise by the head of the Boy Scouts or the president of Mexico. But there was an explanation.

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10-year-old offers to mow White House lawn

The National Park Service might be out of a job keeping the White House grounds maintained.

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BRIEF-AMC Entertainment Holdings reschedules Q2 results and earnings conference call

* AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. reschedules second quarter 2017 results and earnings conference call

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BRIEF-Delek US Holdings Q2 ‍basic loss per share $0.61​

* Qtrly total throughput at El Dorado refinery 74,954 bpd versus 75,268 bpd

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Gene Editing, White House, Venezuela: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

cnn.com

Acosta and White House adviser clash over immigration

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Acosta and White House adviser spar over new immigration proposal

CNN's Jim Acosta's exchange with Trump adviser Stephen Miller after asking if President Trump is trying to change what it means to be an immigrant coming to America, citing the English requirement of the new merit-based immigration system.

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BRIEF-Buffalo Wild Wings says Marcato Capital Management LP reports open market purchase of co's common stock

* Buffalo Wild Wings says Marcato Capital Management LP reports purchase of 9,000 shares of co's common stock at $109.69 per share on aug 1 - sec filing

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Role as racist 'Detroit' cop took actor Poulter to 'frightening place'

DETROIT (Reuters) - The sadistic, racist police officer at the center of the movie "Detroit" may be one of the more terrifying characters seen on film this year.

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Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law new sanctions against Russia that were passed overwhelmingly by Congress last week and that run counter to his desire to improve relations with Moscow.

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White House is full of leaks and that's not a bad thing

Movies nytimes.com

A White Director, the Police and Race in ‘Detroit’

Is Kathryn Bigelow the right filmmaker to tell the story of “Detroit,” about three horrifying deaths in 1967? She says doing nothing is not an answer.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Talk: Nicolle Wallace Thinks White House Staffers Need to Have a Limit

The political analyst on Sarah Palin and the difficulty of covering non-Trump news.

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Why the White House drama really matters

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Sean Spicer still plans to leave White House, official says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sean Spicer still plans to leave the White House in late August, a senior White House official said on Tuesday, ending speculation that he might stay on after the firing of former communications director Anthony Scaramucci.

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White House misleading now over misleading Trump Jr. statement

CNN's Anderson Cooper breaks down the White House's confirmation that President Trump weighed in on Donald Trump Jr.'s statement regarding his meeting with a Russian lawyer in 2016.

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Scaramucci, White House, Venezuela: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.