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FRANCE 24
· US pointman on Iran hard line quits  
Hook rejected the findings of the report and Trump later sacked the inspector general, Steve Linick, who had also been conducting an unrelated probe into Pompeo.
TheStreet
· Stock Market Today With Jim Cramer: Sell Kodak Shares Now  
It was announced Tuesday that the SEC is probing Kodak after some peculiar trading before the deal was announced.
Vox
· What Lebanon needs to recover from the explosion  
Normally, government officials would undertake such a probe, but that’s just not an option in this case.
Washington Post
· Justice Department accuses Ukrainian oligarch of stealing billions from bank he once owned and laundering it in the U.S.  
Kolomoisky also has long been facing a criminal probe by the U.S. attorney’s office in Cleveland for possible money laundering.
FRANCE 24
· Macron calls for international probe into Beirut blast  
In asking for an international enquiry, he joined calls widely supported in and outside Lebanon for an independent probe, and said French investigators were on their way to Beirut.
Bloomberg
· Macy’s Sued Over Use of Clearview Facial-Recognition Software  
The company announced plans to halt its Canadian operations last month after the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada launched a probe into whether Clearview AI collected and used personal data in its facial recognition tools without consent in February.
FRANCE 24
· On Beirut visit, Macron says aid to go 'directly to the people', relief groups  
Initial probes have pointed to a cargo of ammonium nitrate, which was abandoned in Beirut and exploded in a devastating fireball, as being the cause of the blast.
TheStreet
· Jim Cramer Says 'Get Out' of Kodak Stock  
People familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal of the probe.
Liverpool Echo
· FBI probe led police to man found with gun, drugs and extreme porn in his house  
An FBI probe led police to a man who was found with a gun, drugs and extreme porn.
The Verge
· Watch SpaceX launch its latest batch of Starlink satellites, with two hitchhiking spacecraft  
Typically, SpaceX has launched its Starlink probes in batches of 60, all by themselves.