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July 26, 2017 1:50 PM Michelle Obama reacts to racist attacks she endured in White House

On Tuesday, she spoke at the Pepsi Center in Denver, the same place where she gave a speech for the 2008 Democratic National Convention, where WFCO President and CEO Lauren Casteel asked her about her experience shattering the glass ceiling. Specifically, Casteel wanted to now what shards of that shattered glass hurt the most. A photo of Michelle with her father 16

July 26, 2017 8:48 AM Trump: Liberation from ‘Obamacare nightmare’ is close

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Celebrating a slim but symbolic health-care win in Washington, President Donald Trump told supporters in Ohio that the nation was one step closer to liberation from the “Obamacare nightmare.” “You think that’s easy? That’s not easy,” he told a crowd of thousands just hours after the Senate took a small but hard-fought first step Tuesday 10

July 26, 2017 1:50 AM Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon has meniscus surgery, no timetable for return

Baltimore Ravens running back Kenneth Dixon had knee surgery on Tuesday to repair a medial meniscus. According to the team, there is no timetable yet for his return. But two sources tell ESPN's Adam Schefter it's 50-50 that Dixon is out for the year. Another source tells Schefter that a four- to five-month recovery is expected, so a return is possible 16

July 25, 2017 1:41 AM Warrant: Woman “slapped” squad car before police shooting

MINNEAPOLIS — A woman approached the back of a Minneapolis police car and “slapped” it shortly before an Australian woman was shot and killed by an officer, according to a search warrant filed by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. The search warrant obtained by Minnesota Public Radio doesn’t specifically say that the woman was Justine Damond 20

July 25, 2017 12:35 AM Signs Mocking Police Appear in Minneapolis After Fatal Shooting of Australian Woman

Street signs mocking Minneapolis police popped up around the city over the weekend in the wake of the fatal police shooting of an Australian woman, which led to the resignation of the police chief. The signs, reading "Warning: Twin Cities Police Easily Startled," appeared to refer to the July 15 shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk, who used her fiancé's 26

July 25, 2017 12:09 AM A fans’ guide to the International Champions Cup festivities

▪ Juventus vs. Paris Saint-Germain, Hard Rock Stadium, 8:30 p.m.: France’s favorite team takes on Champions League finalist Juventus of Italy in the International Champions Cup. ▪ National anthem by five-time Grammy winner CeeLo Green; halftime performance by Grammy-nominated Flo Rida. ▪ Juventus vs. PSG Watch Party at the W South Beach Hotel (2201 Collins 20

July 24, 2017 9:04 AM Most presidents rely on expertise. Trump treats experts like the enemy

President Trump’s policy agenda is in trouble. After nearly seven months of intramural fighting and several dramatic reversals, the Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act died in the Senate. By the end of last week, even the most stalwart opponents of Obamacare seemed ready to move on. At the center of the Trump White House’s 17

July 23, 2017 6:05 PM Jordan Spieth wins British Open in dramatic style with gutsy performance at Birkdale

SOUTHPORT, England — Cool your Delta jets, people. Young Jordan Spieth is not the next Tiger Woods. Spieth, 23, man-child of golf’s promised land, showed that repeatedly in winning the game’s oldest championship and the third leg of the career grand slam. He is Jordan Spieth, on Sunday a dune-running, putt-holing, thrill-a-minute sui generis golfing 24

July 23, 2017 2:55 AM MLB notebook: Pablo Sandoval back with San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants made their reunion with third baseman Pablo Sandoval official on Saturday when he signed a minor league contract. The 30-year-old Sandoval spent his first seven major league seasons with San Francisco (2008-14), winning World Series titles with the Giants in 2010, 2012 and 2014. Sandoval will report to Class A San Jose. Sandoval 31

July 23, 2017 12:16 AM John Heard, the Frazzled Father in ‘Home Alone,’ Dies at 71

With his squinting blue eyes and clean-shaven good looks, Mr. Heard often embodied the stereotype of the 1980s businessman, bringing a mixture of flustered charm and self-assurance to the roles. John Matthew Heard Jr. was born on March 7, 1946, in Washington and briefly pursued a master’s degree in theater at the Catholic University of America in that city before 20