Washington PostTrump's science envoy quits with scathing letter with an embedded message: 'IMPEACH'Washington PostDaniel Kammen, a renewable energy expert appointed last year as a science envoy to the State Department, resigned Wednesday, citing President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville as the final straw that led to his departure. Daniel Kammen.State Dept. science envoy resigns with letter that spells out 'Impeach'The HillState Department Science Envoy Quits With Not-So-Secret Message For Trump: 'IMPEACH'HuffPostState Department science envoy resigns in protest of TrumpCBS NewsFox News -U.S. News & World Report -SFGate -USA TODAYall 56 news articles »

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CBS LocalCharlottesville Covers Confederate Statue With Black ShroudCBS LocalCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Workers in Charlottesville shrouded a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in black on Wednesday, a move intended to symbolize the city's mourning for a woman killed while protesting a violent white nationalist rally ...ESPN shows why corporations fail as moral voicesWashington PostESPN's Robert Lee Decision Was Made Out of Fear of Negative PressSports IllustratedCharlottesville covers Confederate monuments with large black fabricCNNThe Atlantic -Forbes -Los Angeles Times -Salt Lake Tribuneall 382 news articles »

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Washington PostTrump calls for 'unity' at veterans' convention, hours after raucous Ariz. rallyWashington PostRENO, Nev. — President Trump called for unity in a speech at the American Legion's 99th National Convention here, just hours after a raucous campaign-style rally in which he lambasted the media and his political rivals, and reignited the controversy ...After angry rally, Trump calls for healing in NevadaCNNComing off his free-wheeling Phoenix stop, White House suggests a tamer Trump in RenoLos Angeles TimesPresident Donald Trump visits Reno: Details on speech to American Legion, protestsReno Gazette JournalBBC News -Washington Times -New York Post -Las Vegas Review-Journalall 93 news articles »

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The VergeWhy does Samsung think you'd be willing to spend nearly $1000 on a Galaxy Note 8?The VergeI've been looking at the $930 starting price for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, scratching my head in bewilderment, looking at that price again, and furrowing my brows. We don't usually get many mainstream phones with a starting price north of $900 ...10 reasons the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is best for businessZDNetHands-On With The Samsung Galaxy Note 8Android HeadlinesEarly look at Samsung's Galaxy Note 8: A striking screen, but battery life will have to be testedWashington PostCNET -PCWorld -Bloomberg -Android Policeall 774 news articles »

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NOLA.comWhy New Orleans should be paying attention to Tropical Depression HarveyNOLA.comInfrared satellite imagery shows Tropical Depression Harvey building strength in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. (Image courtesy of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Infrared satellite imagery shows Tropical ...Remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey Gain Strength and Hurricane Watch Is PostedNew York TimesTropical Depression Harvey- TAMUCC plans closure, evacuation: Live CoverageCorpus Christi Caller-TimesHarvey forms again in the Gulf of Mexico and brings heavy rainMiami HeraldMonitor -KVUE -Fox News -Patch.comall 536 news articles »

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Washington PostTrump's demand to build border wall could upend sensitive negotiations on Capitol HillWashington PostPresident Trump's threat to shut down the federal government if Congress doesn't budget money for a border wall could upend delicate negotiations on Capitol Hill to keep the government fully operating past September as Democrats harden their resolve to ...Unspoken aim of Trump's ire: his own aides' adviceCNNTrump to Congress: Fund the Wall or I'll Shut the GovernmentNew York TimesTrump's Anti-Judge Playbook Originated With ArpaioSlate MagazineReuters -BBC News -The Hill (blog) -Bloombergall 1,977 news articles »

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ESPNJayson Tatum happy to stay in Boston, play with Kyrie IrvingESPNNORTHBRIDGE, Mass. -- After hearing his name invoked as someone who might interest the Cleveland Cavaliers, Jayson Tatum initially feared he might be included in the trade package the Boston Celtics put together Tuesday to land Kyrie Irving.After the big trade, how do Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas fit Celtics and Cavaliers?CBSSports.comBlogtable: What grade would you give each team in Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade?NBA.comWith Kyrie Irving now The Man in Boston, we should finally settle a John Wall debateWashington Postcleveland.com -SB Nation -Yahoo Sports -ABC Newsall 1,050 news articles »

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BloombergTrump Shutdown Threat Complicates Congress's Debt Ceiling PlansBloombergFollow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. President Donald Trump's threats to shut down the government in October over border wall funding triggered concerns on Capitol Hill and could complicate ...and more »

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Washington PostPowerball: Somebody's gotta win, eventuallyWashington PostThe big idea: Some wonder why anyone would buy a lottery ticket. Others think: Why not spend two bucks each week for a chance to become a millionaire — or better? Behavioral economists shed light on why what seems the height of illogic to some makes ...Lottery: Powerball jackpot at $700M for Saturday drawingNewsdayPowerball fever spreads throughout New York as jackpot hits $700MNew York Daily NewsLocation matters (tax-wise) when you buy those Powerball ticketsCNBCOregonLive.com -ABC News -The Mercury News -WLS-TVall 553 news articles »

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HuffPostHillary Clinton Says Her 'Skin Crawled' When Trump Stood Behind HerHuffPostIf you found it a bit off-putting when then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump loomed behind Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton during a presidential debate in October, you weren't alone. “It was incredibly uncomfortable,” said Clinton, reading an ...Has Hillary Clinton abased herself sufficiently to satisfy her critics?Washington PostClinton: Trump Made My Skin Crawl in DebateU.S. News & World Report'Back up': Hillary Clinton says 'skin crawled' when Trump stood behind her at debateUSA TODAYNewsweek -Chicago Tribune -The Hill (blog) -Washington Examinerall 163 news articles »

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