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by Rachelle Hruska · July 15, 2009

President Obama threw out the first pitch to open the All-Star baseball game in St. Louis yesterday in quite the fashion statement. Though, it's clear from the weak pitch that he should stick to golf. [Chicago Tribune]

Frenemy chefs Rocco DiSpirito and Jeffrey Chodorow are in talks to open a restaurant together. [Grub St

Bastille Day ends in France with a crazy fireworks show behind the Effiel Tower and Nicholas Sarkozy's blessing. [AP]

Rupert Murdoch planning to buy the Daily News from Mort Zuckerman? He says no, though many predict this is obvious move. "Nobody should be suprised, although everyone will be." [Daily Finance]

More drama in Socialite land. Stacey Bendet (founder of Alice + Olivia) calls Ali Wise's target, Nina Freudenberger a "press whore." zzzzz...[City File]