Iran news: US believes Iranians seized oil tanker Riah in Persian Gulf as top US commander seeks naval flotilla with allies – CBS News

Tensions with Iran remained high on Wednesday as mystery swirled around the whereabouts and status of an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf. CBS News senior national security correspondent David Martin says U.S. officials believe Iran has seized the small coastal… [+2962 Knork Gloss Forks]

Watch Beyoncé’s New Video for The Lion King Song “Spirit” – Pitchfork

Beyoncé has released the video for Spirit, the lead single from the 14-song collection The Lion King: The Gift. The singer also executive produced the projectdue out July 19which is a supplement to the official soundtrack for The Lion King. The video premier… [+921 PravdaZaDavida]

El Chapo’s sentencing may be the last time the public ever sees him – CNN

(CNN)When Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” is sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, it could be the last time the public — and even some members of his family — ever see him in person. Guzman, 62, was convicted in February by a j… [+5900 StoneBridge]

Trump heads to North Carolina rally standing firm on criticism of freshman Democrats – ABC News

Amid criticism for attacks on four Democratic congresswoman of color, President Donald Trump is expected to continue to weigh in on the controversy at a campaign rally in North Carolina on Wednesday, his campaign aides told ABC News. Interested in Donald Tru… [+2826 StoneBridge]

Watch Beyoncé’s New Video for The Lion King Song “Spirit” – Pitchfork

Beyoncé has released the video for Spirit, the lead single from the 14-song collection The Lion King: The Gift. The singer also executive produced the projectdue out July 19which is a supplement to the official soundtrack for The Lion King. The video premier… [+921 StoneBridge]

Poll: Most Americans call Trump’s tweets targeting 4 congresswomen ‘un-American’ – USA TODAY

A dramatic controversy erupted on the House floor Tuesday over Republican objections to Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s remarks criticizing President Donald Trump’s tweets, resulting in a lawmaker abandoning the chair and storming off. (July 16) AP, AP WASHINGTON  … [+4233 StoneBridge]

Parts of the Marshall Islands are more radioactive than Chernobyl and Fukushima, study finds – CNN

(CNN)Radiation levels across parts of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where the United States tested nuclear bombs during the Cold War, are higher than areas contaminated by the Chernobyl and Fukushima nuclear disasters, new research suggests. Fr… [+4203 Gerber GDC Zip Blade [31-001742]]

EU says it will investigate Amazon over possible anti-competitive business practices – CNBC

EU antitrust regulators will investigate Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer, to see if its use of other merchants’ data breaches competition rules, the European Commission said on Wednesday. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the EU op… [+1180 Gerber GDC Zip Blade [31-001742]]

‘I Don’t Trust You Guys’: Lawmakers Unite to Take Aim at Big Tech – The New York Times

No, that is not true, Mr. Sutton replied. Representative Joe Neguse, a Colorado Democrat, focused on Facebook. He pointed out that not only is Facebook the worlds largest social network, but that those ranked third, fourth and sixth WhatsApp, Facebook Messe… [+1292 Gerber GDC Zip Blade [31-001742]]

Why Is Alzheimer’s Risk Higher For Women? : Shots – Health News – NPR

Scientists are beginning to understand why Alzheimer’s disease affects more women than men, and why the disease seems to progress more quickly in women’s brains. The explanation appears to involve social, biological, and genetic differences, researchers repo… [+3542 Gerber GDC Zip Blade [31-001742]]