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  1. Trump tweets that British Prime Minister Theresa May was 'very angry' over Manchester leaks

    05.28 / 19:31 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    President Trump gained something Thursday he's been craving: validation from America's closest ally for his war on leaks.Trump, a onetime fan of leaks who has spent much of his early term decrying them, vowed a “complete review” of possible intelligence leaks related to this week's deadly terrorist attack at a Manchester concert. The order was prompted by furor in Britain over publication in the New York Ti…
  2. Trump accuses media of publishing 'lies' as he returns home to Kushner-Russia back channel reports

    05.28 / 19:31 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    President Trump's son-in-law and now top White House advisor Jared Kushner proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team during a December meeting with a leading Russian diplomat.Kushner spoke with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about creating that line of communication to facilitate sensitive discussions aimed at exploring the incoming administration's options with Russia as it was…
  3. President Trump calls first overseas trip 'a great success' despite mixed reviews

    05.28 / 19:31 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 12:22 p.m. His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up — or down — and galvanize the American public.We're watching how Donald Trump is using this platform of unfettered communication now that he’s commander in chief. Here is everything T…
  4. Sweden's 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or and Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes

    05.28 / 19:31 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 11:42 a.m. Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:Cher, Cameron Crowe, Peter Frampton and Melissa Etheridge react to Greg Allman's deathGregg Allman, legendary Southern rocker (and ex-husband of Cher), has passed awayBreaking her silence since…
  5. ‘Shameless’ executive producer puts charming Lake Hollywood home up for sale

    05.28 / 17:16 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Emmy-winning producer Michael Hissrich and his wife, writer-producer Lauren Schmidt-Hissrich, have listed their home in the Lake Hollywood area of Hollywood Hills for sale at $1.948 million. The Spanish-style house, built in 1928, features graceful coved ceilings, interior arches and rustic…
  6. Should Jared Kushner keep his security clearance? Adam Schiff isn't sure

    05.28 / 17:16 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 9:38 a.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington:At G7, aide clarifies Trump's slap at "very bad" GermanyHillary Clinton compares Trump to Nixon in commencement addressAnother court rules against Trump's travel and refugee ban Trump…
  7. Homeland Security chief considers banning laptops on all flights to and from U.S.

    05.28 / 17:16 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly said Sunday that he's considering banning laptop computers from the passenger cabins of all international flights to and from the United States. That would dramatically expand a ban announced in March that affects about 50 flights a day from 10…
  8. Trump still 'wide open' on climate change, Pentagon chief says

    05.28 / 16:11 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 8:45 a.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington:At G7, aide clarifies Trump's slap at "very bad" GermanyHillary Clinton compares Trump to Nixon in commencement addressAnother court rules against Trump's travel and refugee ban Trump…
  9. Merkel says after Trump visit: Europe must stay united because it can not 'fully count on others'

    05.28 / 16:11 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges. Merkel said Sunday at a campaign event in Bavaria that “the times in which we can fully count on others are somewhat over, as I have e…
  10. In tweets, Trump says stories based on White House leaks are fabricated

    05.28 / 15:09 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 8:01 a.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington:At G7, aide clarifies Trump's slap at "very bad" GermanyHillary Clinton compares Trump to Nixon in commencement addressAnother court rules against Trump's travel and refugee ban Trump…
  11. A Star Is Born: Kylie Minogue turns 49 today

    05.28 / 15:09 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    May 28, 2017, 8 a.m. Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:Cher, Cameron Crowe, Peter Frampton and Melissa Etheridge react to Greg Allman's deathGregg Allman, legendary Southern rocker (and ex-husband of Cher), has passed awayBreaking her silence since Monday's…
  12. Tom Hanks makes a big splash on the Westside with pair of home sales

    05.28 / 15:09 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Tom Hanks, producer, director and box-office star, and his wife, actress-producer Rita Wilson, have cast off a pair of homes in Pacific Palisades for slightly more than $17.5 million, public records show. Located in the Palisades Riviera area, the side-by-side homes had been listed for $9.25…
  13. Want to get lost? Let this couple's blog be your guide

    05.28 / 15:09 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Uncover the day-to-day life (and the actual cost) as a couple backpack on less traveled roads through Afghanistan, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Georgia and Iran. Name: Lostwithpurpose.com What it does: A twentysomething couple encourage cross-cultural…
  14. Why are so many women dropping out of the workforce?

    05.28 / 14:11 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Mari Villaluna never wanted to be a stay-at-home mom. The 36-year-old spent a decade building up a resume as a career counselor and tutor in San Francisco schools after serving in the U.S. Army. She made about $42,000 at an employment agency, and was regularly sought out by potential…
  15. If it's lavender fields forever you're seeking, you can find that deep purple haze much closer to home

    05.28 / 14:11 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    You don't have to go to Washington for a celebration of all things lavender as the Sequim, Wash., story suggested [“They Just Love Their Lavender,” by Sara Lessley, May 21]. Highland Springs Ranch & Inn in Cherry Valley, north of Beaumont, has an annual Lavender Festival (hs…
  16. Skyglow: The night sky you can't see

    05.28 / 11:06 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Light pollution has endangered the night…
  17. 'Everyone I know is worried.' Terrified patients await fate of their healthcare

    05.28 / 11:06 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Dr. Juan Z. Montes recalls the surge of people who came calling, beginning about two years ago. “We couldn’t handle them all,” he said, referring to the new patients who visited his four Southern California clinics after they got health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Montes, 67, who’s…
  18. The Trump administration wants us to think 2 + 2 = 5

    05.28 / 11:06 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    The Trump administration got caught attempting to commit fake math last week. It didn’t succeed. Here’s what happened: Every year, the president is required to send Congress a budget proposal, to lay out his wish list for taxes and spending. President Trump ordered up a plan that would lower tax…
  19. As the French Open might prove, these are good old days for men's tennis

    05.28 / 11:06 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    The very top of men’s tennis has never been this old. For the first time in the history of the ATP computer rankings, which date to the early 1970s, the men sitting at Nos. 1-5 are all 30 or older, the latest sign that the current crop of stars has enviable staying power. It’s also the lat…
  20. Young people in Moldova dance away their frustrations as a threatening Russia lurks

    05.28 / 10:09 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Heads banging and arms flailing, the crowd writhes across a floor slick with melted snow dragged in from outside, slipping in piles as a death metal guitarist lays on the doom and a grimacing drummer plays insistent blast beats. A beer bottle smashes. Someone else falls. A young woman…