Here are the important stories to know for Tuesday, August 1:
1. Anthony Scaramucci is no longer the communications director for the White House.
2. A new report finds that women are still underrepresented in the biggest Hollywood films, especially if they’re over the age of 45.
3. A new rumor suggests that you might be able to unlock the iPhone 8 with your face.
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