5 things for August 16: John Brennan, the Pope, Turkey & Qatar, migrants, overdoses

(CNN)A new study claims that about half the matter found herein the Milky Way came from outside the galaxy. So, does that mean we’re all made of stardust? Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get “5 Things…

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Why Trump and the GOP are both guilty of ongoing collusion

(CNN)President Donald Trump just called on his attorney general to shut down the Mueller investigation. The only part of this “suggestion” that is more shocking than its brazen effort to obstruct justice is its jaw-dropping timing. Trump’s call to end the investigation that targets him and his closest associates comes…

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BNP pinning hopes on money from wills

It has refocused its activities on local, grassroots campaigning under current leader Adam Walker, although it does not currently have any elected representatives above town or parish council level. The BNP’s total income dropped from £416,533 in 2016 to £229,665 in 2017, according to its accounts, which have been published…

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American Tower: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

BOSTON –  BOSTON (AP) _ American Tower Corp. (AMT) on Tuesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The Boston-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $844 million, or $1.90 per share, in the period. The…

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Got milk? Vanilla Almond Breeze might, prompting recall

(CNN)HP Hood LLC has recalled some half-gallon cartons of refrigerated Vanilla Almond Breeze almond milk because they may contain milk, an allergen not listed on the label, the US Food and Drug Administration said Friday. A single reported allergic reaction did not require medical treatment or hospitalization. Approximately 145,254 half-gallon…

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