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Man Boards Wrong Flight, Travels 1,400 Miles to…

Canadian man's short 3-hour flight turned out to take longer than expected.

Turkish Lira Has Effectively Become Untradeable…

Aug.17 -- David Riley, chief investment strategist at Bluebay Asset Management, discusses the factors behind the depreciation of the Turkish lira. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Satanic Temple brings Baphomet statue to Arkansas…

The Satanic Temple brought its statue of a goat-headed, winged creature named Baphomet to the Arkansas Capitol during a rally to protest a Ten Commandments monument already on Capitol grounds

Pentagon Claims China Is 'Likely' Training…

The Pentagon made this claim in its annual report to Congress about Chinese military developments.

This Dessert Is Called Oreogasm for a Reason

Step aside, birthday cake. There's a new Queen in town.

Princess Eugenie's Royal Wedding Is Costing Tax…

Have fun paying for this wedding, England.

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Kim Kardashian Hits Miami with Neon Green Hair…

Omg, same, how weird!

How Kelly Ripa fell for Mark Consuelos before they met

"So when I saw him, the photograph of him, I saw my entire future with him flash before [me.] Like I saw it. And I don't believe in any of that and now I do because of that moment," she explained.

China Seen Taking Steps to Stabilize Yuan Ahead…

Aug.17 -- Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, explains the reasons why stabilizing the yuan makes sense for China. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."

AP Top Stories August 17 A

Here's the latest for Friday August 17th: Mattis dismisses military parade cost report; Mattis says Taliban offensive not reaching goals; Admiral who oversaw Bin Laden raid blasts Trump for revoking Brennan security clearance; Fans mourn Aretha Franklin.

The Latest: Trump cancels military parade, 'maybe…

President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for now for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high."

Franklin's 'one-of-a-kind' legacy

Billboard magazine senior editor Gail Mitchell talks about how Aretha Franklin's legacy will inspire future musicians. (Aug. 17)

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Ariana Grande's "Pete Davidson" Lyrics Are Pretty Much the Most Romantic Thing Ever

"I know you know that you're my soulmate and all that."

Lindsay Lohan’s stepmother won’t be charged for domestic battery

Court records show prosecutors decided not to file charges because of insufficient evidence and an uncooperative victim.

Not in China's Interest to Inflict Massive U.S…

Aug.17 -- Miranda Carr, chief macro strategist at Haitong International, discusses China's approach to trade ahead of talks with the United States. She speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Reiner: Aretha Franklin was a force of nature

Actor Carl Reiner pays tribute to late singer Aretha Franklin and recalls her powerful performances. (Aug. 17 )

Global shares mostly higher on hopes for China…

Global shares gain on growing hopes for China trade talks

'Nothing in the Koran about face masking’

The British imam Dr Taj Hargey says it is "clearly a lie" to say facial masking is part of Islam.

An In-Depth Look Back at Aretha Franklin's Life…

The "Respect" singer overcame so much to make it to the top. With over 20 top R&B hits, 18 Grammy awards, and a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to her name, the "Queen of Soul" will undoubtedly be forever known as one of the greatest music legends of our time. In honor of her life, take a look back through some of Aretha Franklin's incredible achievements - in the recording studio and beyond.

Princess Eugenie's Wedding Will Reportedly Cost…

And that won't even cover the entire wedding bill.

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TJ Miller denies ‘Silicon Valley’ bullying allegations

Last month Wetterlund lashed out at Miller and the cast and crew of the HBO comedy, calling the set "toxic and weird."

U.S. Is Approaching the End of Its Cycle, Says…

Aug.17 -- Rupert Watson, head of asset allocation at Mercer, discusses the U.S. markets and his investment strategy for September. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."

12 Hospitalized After Alabama Tent Collapse

Authorities in Hayden, Alabama say 12 people were hospitalized, including three who were seriously injured, after a tent collapsed at a shareholder's event. WBMA-TV says about 400 people were under the tent Thursday night. (Aug. 17)