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Former UK Cabinet Secretary Seeks New Brexit Referendum

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By Gregory Katz |
A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party on Monday called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister.

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Why Traditional Credit Scores Still Matter

Why Traditional Credit Scores Still Matter

By Liz Weston | Jul 18
Scores are also used to determine which apartments you can rent, which cell phone plans you can get and, in most states, how much you pay for auto and homeowners insurance.

AP Analysis: Billionaires Fuel Powerful State Charter Groups

AP Analysis: Billionaires Fuel Powerful State Charter Groups

By Sally Ho | Jul 18
Billionaires are influencing state education policy by giving money to state-level charter support organizations to sustain, defend and expand the charter schools movement across the country.

Many State Lawmakers Accused of Sexual Misconduct Run Again

Many State Lawmakers Accused of Sexual Misconduct Run Again

By Christina A. Cassidy | Jul 18
Allegations of sexual misconduct against Kentucky lawmakers have become so common that the statehouse has seemed more like a frat house. Voters' response? Mostly, keep them in office.

Curious Path of Siberian Gun Lover Accused of Spying on U.S.

Curious Path of Siberian Gun Lover Accused of Spying on U.S.

By Angela Charlton | Jul 18
By her early 20s, Maria Butina appeared to have a budding political career and a mini furniture empire in her remote Siberian hometown. Then she abandoned both to pursue her passion for gun rights - and, prosecutors say, to spy on the United States.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Putin Step Back from Summit Remarks

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Putin Step Back from Summit Remarks

By Calvin Woodward and Richard Lardner | Jul 18
The Hall of Mirrors where Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin shared a palatial lunch in Finland seemed to have a reality-bending effect long after their summit ended.

In Battle for Putin's Affections, Cupid Favors Xi over Trump

In Battle for Putin's Affections, Cupid Favors Xi over Trump

Jul 18
In the race to woo Vladimir Putin, China's Xi Jinping is beating Donald Trump.

U.S. Army Reverses Course on Discharging 1 Immigrant Recruit

U.S. Army Reverses Course on Discharging 1 Immigrant Recruit

By Garance Burke | Jul 18
The U.S. Army has reversed its decision to discharge an immigrant reservist who sued when he was booted from the military last month after enlisting with a promised path to citizenship, according to court filings and his attorney.

MGM Sues Vegas Shooting Victims in Push to Avoid Liability

MGM Sues Vegas Shooting Victims in Push to Avoid Liability

By Regina Garcia Cano | Jul 18
MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas.

AP News: Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

AP News: Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

By Barbara Ortutay and Ken Sweet | Jul 18
Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.

Dutch Co. Gets Funding to Bring Lab-Grown Meat to Market

Dutch Co. Gets Funding to Bring Lab-Grown Meat to Market

Jul 18
A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue its plans to make and sell artificially grown meat to restaurants from 2021.

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