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1. TRUMP IN THE UK

AWK-WARD: President Trump has a meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May and tea with Queen Elizabeth today. Last night, May held a dinner in Trump’s honor and things were awkward: First, he was late. Then, during the dinner, a reporter for The Sun began tweeting out parts of his interview with Trump, namely Trump criticizing May. READ IT

PROTESTS: A giant “Trump baby” blimp flew overhead British Parliament to protest his visit. It shows a very orange Trump with a snarl, wearing a diaper. Trump told The Sun the blimp makes him feel “unwelcome.” SEE PIC

     

2. STORMY

Charges against Stormy Daniels have been dismissed. She was arrested for allegedly touching three undercover detectives during a performance at a strip club in Ohio. Her attorney, Michael Avenatti, said the arrest was politically motivated, and this was the same show she’d performed numerous times. What exactly IS that show like? CHEDDAR EXPLAINS

We thought customers couldn’t touch the strippers, not the other way around.

     

3. AIR FORCE ONE

Air Force One might be getting a makeover. President Trump wants to give the next version a “more American” look, ditching the robin’s-egg blue, which he calls a “Jackie Kennedy color.” The president also reportedly wants to install a bigger and more comfortable bed inside the aircraft. AXIOS

More American look? So he’s just going to cover it with ads.

     

4. JOHNSON & JOHNSON

A jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7 billion to 22 women who say their products contained asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer. The company is fighting nearly 10,000 cases related to its talcum powder, and denies any of its products contain harmful material. FORTUNE

     

5. AT&T GOV APPEAL

The Justice Department will appeal the $85 billion merger of AT&T and Time Warner– even though AT&T officially bought and took control of the company- and renamed it- about a month ago. CNN MONEY

We can’t wait to catch all the action on C-Span.

     

6. VENMO & UBER

You’ll soon be able to pay for an Uber ride with Venmo. The feature is called ‘Pay with Venmo’ and will show up in the payment options section right next to Apple Pay. ENGADGET

We use traveler’s checks.

     

7. SERENA’S BACK

Serena Williams is headed to Saturday’s Wimbledon final. It’s only been ten months since she gave birth to her daughter, Olympia. Williams then suffered a pulmonary embolism, which made it difficult to even walk to the mailbox. Williams’ husband, Alexis Ohanian, tweeted after the quarterfinal: “This is already nothing short of remarkable.” BBC

     

8. EMMY NOMINATIONS

NETFLIX AND CHILL: Netflix scored the most Emmy nominations–with 18–beating out HBO. The achievement breaks HBO’s 17-year streak and marks a significant milestone for the entertainment industry. CHEDDAR BIG NEWS

SNUBS AND SURPRISES: The Handmaid’s Tale and Saturday Night Live got a lot of recognition; Will and Grace and Jimmy Fallon did not. Here’s a look at the biggest snubs and surprises: VANITY FAIR

We just miss seeing this before movies:

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9. LEBRON COMEDY

Lebron James’ SpringHill Entertainment sold an untitled comedy pitch to Paramount Players, with James in talks to star. It would be his second on-screen comedy role after 2015’s Trainwreck, where he played himself. Many have pegged James’ move to the Lakers on his aspirations to move into the entertainment industry. VARIETY

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