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The FBI is investigating a Russian cyber-attack on the Democratic National Committee that happened over the weekend, and led to the resignation of DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Sunday.

The Democratic National Convention begins today in Philadelphia. You can read live coverage of it here.

There was another shooting at a Florida nightclub late last night. 2 people were killed.

A Texas-based radioactive waste storage company is eyeing a spot in southeastern New Mexico for a new storage facility.

The L train, which carries thousands of New Yorkers between Brooklyn and Manhattan each day, will shut down in 2019 for a year and a half to repair damage done by Hurricane Sandy. This will be the largest disruption in the transit system's history.

The once-powerful web company Yahoo is getting bought by Verizon for $4.83 billion.