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OJ Simpson's parole hearing: A start-to-finish summary
ESPN
O.J. Simpson, who has served more than eight years in a Nevada prison for armed robbery, kidnapping and other charges, was granted parole on Thursday. Here's how the hearing played out. The Nevada Parole Board has begun its hearing. The four ...
OJ Simpson Granted Parole: What's Next for the Former NFL Star?Sports Illustrated
OJ Simpson's return comes amid a changed nation — sort ofWashington Post
LUPICA: OJ Simpson's prison stint was never really about armed robberyNew York Daily News
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Los Angeles Times

Trump's war with his Justice Department: Just his latest with major institutions and alliances
Los Angeles Times
It would be hard to find someone more loyal to President Trump than Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions. He was the first senator to grab a cherry-red “Make America Great Again” cap and endorse Trump for president, when few in Washington took Trump seriously.
Trump Made Several Misleading Claims in Times InterviewNew York Times
Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he plans to stay in role, despite Trump's comments about himWashington Post
Why Trump Probably Hasn't Spooked the Justice DepartmentThe Atlantic
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Chester Bennington, Linkin Park Singer, Dead at 41
RollingStone.com
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington died of an apparent suicide by hanging Thursday morning, according to The Associated Press. The singer was 41. A representative confirmed the singer's death to Rolling Stone.
The Words, Sound & Legacy of Chester BenningtonBillboard
Chester Bennington, Linkin Park Singer, Is Dead at 41New York Times
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead at 41CNN
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CNN

McCain faces his greatest battle
CNN
Washington (CNN) John McCain has always lived for the fight. Now he's facing his toughest battle. The Arizona Republican senator has often seemed indestructible, despite the best efforts of his Vietnam War jailers, an earlier bout with melanoma and a ...
Eerie Parallels Between John McCain and Edward KennedyNew York Times
McCain's absence leaves big hole in SenatePolitico
What John McCain learned from Ted Kennedy on challenging his own partyWashington Post
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Ole Miss' Hugh Freeze quits; 8:30 pm ET news conference set
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Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze resigned effectively immediately on Thursday night, a week after he addressed speculation about his job future at SEC Media Days and about six weeks before the Rebels kick off the season against South Alabama.
Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze resigns amid discovery of call to escort serviceCBSSports.com
Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasonsWashington Post
Hugh Freeze resigning from Ole Miss amid reports of call to escort serviceSB Nation
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CBS News

Australian woman's death "should not have happened," police chief says
CBS News
MINNEAPOLIS -- Five days after the police shooting of Justine Damond in south Minneapolis, Police Chief Janee Harteau has spoken publicly for the first time, CBS Minnestoa reports. Harteau has been out of town since Saturday's shooting, but returned to ...
Family of woman shot by Minneapolis police want changesThe Mercury News
Australian woman 'didn't have to die': Minneapolis police chiefReuters
'Justine didn't have to die': Harteau slams cop who shot 911 callerMinnesota Public Radio News
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ZDNet

Microsoft's 'commercial cloud' services gain steam
ZDNet
Microsoft's goal of reaching an annualized commercial cloud run rate of $20 billion during its fiscal 2018 is looking not just doable, but almost impossible to miss. Yes, the biggest contributor to Microsoft's $23 billion in for the fourth quarter and ...
Microsoft profit beats expectations on strong cloud demandReuters
Microsoft's cloud business continues to offset weaker operationsVentureBeat
Microsoft 4Q Gets Boost From Cloud ComputingU.S. News & World Report
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Reuters

Exxon sues US over fine levied for Russia deal under Tillerson
Reuters
WASHINGTON/HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp sued the U.S. government on Thursday, blasting as "unlawful" and "capricious" a $2 million fine levied against it for a three-year-old oil joint venture with Russia's Rosneft. The U.S. Treasury Department ...
The strange legal battle that is pitting Trump's secretaries of the Treasury and State against each otherWashington Post
Exxon Mobil Sues After Treasury Fines It $2 Million For Alleged Sanctions ViolationsNPR
Overnight Energy: Exxon sues feds over $2M sanctions fineThe Hill
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Reuters

Burundi teenage robotics team goes missing after US contest -police
Reuters
Members of a teenage robotics team from the African nation of Burundi, who were reported missing after taking part in an international competition, are seen in pictures released by the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., U.S. July 20, 2017.

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Washington Post

Elon Musk says he has 'verbal govt approval' for DC-to-New York Hyperloop
Washington Post
Transportation pioneer Elon Musk has been known to talk big and sometimes overpromise. But the Tesla chief and rocket builder took it up a notch Thursday, offering a tantalizing but so-far-undocumented announcement that his tunnel-boring company had ...
Elon Musk: I have 'verbal' approval for underground Hyperloop through BaltimoreBaltimore Sun
East Coast hyperloop? Elon Musk claims 'verbal' approval; city officials know nothing about itLos Angeles Times
5 reasons Tesla's music-streaming service is the best idea Elon Musk has had this yearBusiness Insider
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