- BusinessMotley Fool
If all you had to judge the state of the economy was the stock market, it would seem like everything is fine. After falling 34% in barely over a month in February and March, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEMKT: SPY) has surged 37%, and is down only about 5% since the beginning of the year. This alone -- such a disconnect between stocks and what is happening in the real world -- has many investors convinced another market crash is inevitable.
- PoliticsRolling Stone
Trump has the "ability to speak and speak and speak and speak until you don't even know what happened," comedian Sarah Cooper said
They're celebrating England's national volunteering effort.
- EntertainmentYahoo TV
'Riverdale' star Vanessa Morgan says she's tired of black people 'being used as side kick non dimensional characters to our white leads'
Morgan, who joined The CW series in its second season, is speaking out about the lack of diversity in the media and in her show.
- LifestyleSouthern Living
While we’re certainly fans of long walks on the sand and scenic hikes in the mountains, if we had to pick a favorite outdoor activity, it’d probably be eating. There’s just something extra special about sitting down with anticipation as the delicious fiery grill scent wafts just a few feet away. And is there anything more memorable than those endless summer dinner parties where the wine and conversation flows deep into the night? Which is precisely why the outdoor dining set is, arguably, one of the most important pieces you’ll ever purchase for your home. But while the summertime staple will certainly see a lot of action, it’s also prone to quite a bit of wear—which makes durability of utmost importance. To score one that’ll last for many summers to come, look for hardy materials like aluminum, teak, and all-weather resin wicker, and make sure you’re following the proper care guidelines (a furniture cover might be the next best thing you can purchase for your patio). Here, we rounded up 10 picks for every budget that combine style and strength into one delicious package.
- U.S.NBC News
Ex-Minneapolis cop told other officers 'you shouldn't do this' during George Floyd's arrest, lawyer says
Attorneys for two of the officers, charged with aiding and abetting murder, claimed the men tried to express concern during Floyd's deadly arrest.
- U.S.The Independent
The US Marine Corps has officially ordered the removal of the Confederate battle flag from public display on its bases and offices, citing the flag's use by racist groups as a "threat to our core values".In a statement on 5 June, the service branch said: "The Confederate battle flag has all too often been co-opted by violent extremist and racist groups whose divisive beliefs have no place in our Corps."