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MLGW says it hopes to present plan for system upgrades by November

BY JESSICA GERTLER, WREG MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Thousands of people had to live in this brutal heat without power when severe weather came crashing through Memphis on Sunday. Memphis Light, Gas and Water reports 22,000 customers lost power Sunday, and finally crews got everyone’s power restored Tuesday morning. “The lights just automatically go out every time […]

Anthony Bourdain’s last interview: Trump, Weinstein and travel

Chef and TV presenter talked about revolution, parenting, abuse and Trump voters in what is believed to be the last interview before his death By Guardian Staff Anthony Bordain’s final interview has shed light on the chef’s thoughts on travel, culture and politics. The piece, which surfaced on independent publication Popula on Sunday, includes Bourdain’s takes on […]

Tech, Health Care Lead Gains for Stocks

Dow ends day up 55 By Newser Editors and Wire Services Posted Jul 17, 2018 3:04 PM CDT (NEWSER) – Stocks shook off a weak start and ended higher on Wall Street, led by gains in technology, health care and consumer products companies, the AP reports. Johnson & Johnson added 3.5% Tuesday after reporting a strong quarter thanks […]

Trump: I Misspoke on Russia, Said Opposite of What I Meant

President says he accepts that Russia meddled, but reiterates there was ‘no collusion’ By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff (NEWSER) – Amid a furious backlash, President Trump is clarifying his remarks about Russian interference in the 2016 election. Trump told reporters Tuesday that he does, in fact, accept the conclusion of US intelligence agencies that Moscow meddled—but he reiterated […]

Abandoned couch becomes latest attraction in West Melbourne

By Ashley Carter, Spectrum News 13 WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. — A couch that fell off a truck has become the latest attraction in West Melbourne. Abandoned couch becomes attraction in West Melbourne People have added living room items The couch also has a Facebook page  The couch has been sitting along a sidewalk on Palm […]

Fox Host Asks Putin the Questions Trump Didn’t

Chris Wallace wanted to know why Russian leader’s rivals end up dead By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff Posted Jul 17, 2018 6:09 AM CDT (NEWSER) – With President Trump apparently unable or unwilling to ask Vladimir Putin tough questions, US interests were represented in Helsinki by … Chris Wallace? The Foxhost’s interview with the Russian leader, which aired Monday night, was […]

Jeff Bezos Becomes the Richest Man in Modern History, Topping $150 Billion

By Olivia Carville  and Tom Metcalf, Bloomberg July 16, 2018, 10:21 AM CDT Updated on July 16, 2018, 3:50 PM CDT  Jeff Bezos holds largest individual fortune since at least ’82  Gates trails Bezos by $55 billion Bloomberg wealth ranking Jeff Bezos is the richest person in modern history.  The Amazon.com Inc. founder’s net worth cracked $150 billion in […]