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Monmouth Park cancels horse races due to excessive heat

Monmouth Park cancels horse races due to excessive heat

As a heat wave continues to blaze across a large part of the United States, Monmouth Park in New Jersey has canceled all horse races set for Sunday. Eleven races, including the $75,000 Spruce Fir, were canceled due to the high temperatures. The park is in Oceanport, where CNN Weather put the heat index —…MORE

‘The Lion King’ rules with big box office opening for Disney

‘The Lion King’ rules with big box office opening for Disney

Disney’s “The Lion King” blew past industry expectations with a huge box office opening this weekend. The film, which is a reboot of the studio’s 1994 animated classic, has made an estimated $531 million worldwide in 10 days of release. That includes an estimated $185 million opening this weekend in North America. Analysts had projected…MORE

Cory Booker: Donald Trump is ‘worse than a racist’

Cory Booker: Donald Trump is ‘worse than a racist’

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker on Sunday blasted President Donald Trump for his racist attacks on four minority congresswomen, saying Trump is “worse than a racist.” “The reality is this is a guy who is worse than a racist. He is actually using racist tropes and racial language for political gain. He is trying…MORE

In this market, nearly everything is up. How long can that last?

In this market, nearly everything is up. How long can that last?

1. All boats rising: US stocks, bonds, oil, the dollar, gold … you name the asset, and it’s probably up this year. But how long can the euphoria last? In June, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated the central bank would do whatever necessary to ensure the continued expansion of the US economy. That has…MORE