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Situational awareness: Trump escalated his racist tweets against female Democrats.
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On this 5th edition of Amazon's Prime Day, the everything store has produced a perfect look at the evergreen trends dominating our times.
The big picture: We're closer than ever to instant gratification for consumers, whether you think that's awesome or awful.
The big picture: The great American consumer machine isn't as awe inspiring as in times past — Alibaba's "Singles Day" matched the last Prime Day's sales in less than 10 minutes, Business Insider reported last year.
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A bumble bee collects pollen from flowers on a tomato plant in Manchester, England.
"Proving Hitchcock Right, Birds Attacks Are Turning Violent This Summer," the WSJ reports.