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Blamed In Fatal Car Crash

Jerome Barson was taken to a hospital and died two weeks later. We are working on getting more information and will update this story. The tennis great blamed the crash on heavy traffic that left...

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Trump to meet with Russia's Putin next week at G20 summit

Trump to meet with Russia's Putin next week at G20 summit

All 17 United States intelligence agencies have agreed Russian Federation was behind last year's hack of Democratic email systems and tried to influence the 2016 election to benefit Trump. Lavrov also...

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Time demands Trump Organization remove fake magazine covers hanging at golf resorts

Time demands Trump Organization remove fake magazine covers hanging at golf resorts

In the sort of sloppy incompetence we've come to expect from Trump's administration, even this fake cover gets all the basics wrong, including the magazine's typeface, borders, and cover line placem...

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Mnuchin Announces Sanctions on Chinese Bank Over North Korea

Mnuchin Announces Sanctions on Chinese Bank Over North Korea

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on two Chinese citizens and a shipping company for helping North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and accused a Chinese bank of laundering money f...

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Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks

The missile strikes are the first reported ground-to-ground attack from Iran into Syria since the latter got embroiled in a civil war in 2011. Elaborating on the missile attack, the force said t...

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Laura Ingraham Backs Away From Sean Spicer's Job

Over the course of Donald Trump's first six months as president, briefings have become less frequent, shorter and increasingly off-camera. "There is no White House shake-up coming", former campaig...

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Saudi FM calls Qatar demands non-negotiable, Qatar calls them unrealistic

Saudi FM calls Qatar demands non-negotiable, Qatar calls them unrealistic

Shortly after that, the Saudi-led bloc of states issued a list of demands for Qatar to meet in return for a normalization of ties. Washington D.C. Corker's pledge to halt arms sales comes a da...

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Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media

Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media

CNN has been a frequent target in Trump's tweets , which have described the network as everything from "unwatchable" to "the worst". That's nothing new, but the whole reason that Trump was att...

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Senate punts, then 3 new Republicans oppose health care bill

Senate punts, then 3 new Republicans oppose health care bill

The bill has many critics and few outspoken fans on Capitol Hill, and prospects for changing that are uncertain. "Unfortunately, the Senate draft falls short and therefore I can not support it in ...

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Trump and Modi hold first talks at White House

Trump and Modi hold first talks at White House

World leaders: French President Emmanuel Macron is hugged by PM Modi during a visit to Paris. Modi and Trump spoke in the Rose Garden Monday after a bilateral meeting with senior members of thei...

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USA dollar dives, stocks tumble on Draghi comments, U.S. healthcare vote delay

USA dollar dives, stocks tumble on Draghi comments, U.S. healthcare vote delay

Stephen Innes, senior trader at OANDA , said in a note: "An emphatically hawkish Mario Draghi suggests the European Central Bank policy is on track while all but declaring victory over the eurozo...

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BC Liberals question NDP's ability to to govern

BC Liberals question NDP's ability to to govern

In the meantime, the Liberals are set to debate a throne speech they introduced last week, which saw a shift in more than two dozen policy positions that the Liberals hadn't campaigned on before the...

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Extradition sought after man arrested following shooting, NSW

Extradition sought after man arrested following shooting, NSW

Becker will be driven to Tweed Heads police station. As inquiries continue, police are urging any witnesses, or anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Sto...

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Justin Trudeau Shows His Rainbow Colors Walking In Sunday's Toronto Pride Parade

Justin Trudeau Shows His Rainbow Colors Walking In Sunday's Toronto Pride Parade

Chicago showed its pride at the 48th Annual Pride Parade Sunday afternoon, as groups from across the city (including some of Chicago's Very Own) marched across the North Side. "It is an fantastic ho...

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Colombian rebels have handed over almost all weapons

Colombian rebels have handed over almost all weapons

A rebel of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, stands guard at the Mariana Paez demobilization zone, one of many rural camps where rebel fighters are making their transition to civilian ...

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US Republican to withhold consent for arms sales over Gulf dispute

U.S. Republican Senator Bob Corker said on Monday that he will not agree to any arms sales to countries in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) until its current dispute wit...

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'Unprecedented violations': states sue Trump for not separating business ties

'Unprecedented violations': states sue Trump for not separating business ties

According to Karl A. Racine , the D.C. Attorney General and Brain Frosh, the Maryland Attorney General , Trump's violations have gone too far. restaurant in March alleging the Trump Internat...

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United Kingdom reveals details of post-Brexit offer to European Union citizens

Theresa May suggested last week that she could set an early cut-off date for residency rights and rejected a Brussels demand for the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to retain powers to enforce righ...

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Qatar's Isolation 'Could Last Years': UAE Minister

Qatar's foreign minister added that Kuwait would be the sole mediator in future negotiations between the GCC. The first wave of soldiers from Turkey have arrived in Qatar and participated in joint...

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Bodies of missing USS Fitzgerald sailors found in ship's flooded compartments

Bodies of missing USS Fitzgerald sailors found in ship's flooded compartments

Search crews found the missing sailors after they were able to gain access to parts of the ship that were damaged in the collision . The 20 Filipino crew members of the ACX Crystal , all of whom...

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Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

Erdogan said Turkey would " appreciate and embrace' Qatar's stance against the 13-article demand by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt". "The British foreign secretary aske...

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American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

His parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, said: "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime". During his 18-month incarceration, the Warmbiers ...

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Macron's party wins first round of French legislative vote with 28.21%

If no candidate manages to achieve that target then all candidates who win at least 12.5% of registered voters will go into the second round, where the victor will advance to parliament. One of Macron...

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Kidambi Srikanth in Australian Open final

This is Srikanth's second in a row title triumph in seven days after he won the Indonesian Open Super Series Premier last Sunday. I congratulate him for yet another wonderful win. To know more, visit ...

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Chinese Foreign Minister welcomed by Punjab CM at Islamabad airport

Chinese Foreign Minister welcomed by Punjab CM at Islamabad airport

He said we took stock of the progress made in bilateral relations, including political, strategic and economic cooperation and identified areas for further consolidation of the "all weather" relations...

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Sixty high-rise buildings fail safety tests after London fire-UK government

The buildings are among 34 to have been deemed unsafe across the United Kingdom after emergency tests were carried out following the west London fire, which killed at least 79. "This morning Council...

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Wheelchair-bound activists forcibly removed from Trumpcare protest

Wheelchair-bound activists forcibly removed from Trumpcare protest

The people protesting that outcome were physically removed from the area, and footage of the protests and their aftermath shows Capitol Police removing one woman from her wheelchair as they took her...

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Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa soon after arriving here on the first leg of his three-nation tour that will also take him to the United Sta...

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Israel vows to react

Israel vows to react "powerfully" to errant fire from Syria

Syria's military accused Israel of hitting a residential area and killing civilians in the strike, which it called an "unacceptable breach" of sovereignty, according to Reuters . Israel seized 1,200 ...

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Off-duty black St. Louis cop mistakenly shot by white cop

Off-duty black St. Louis cop mistakenly shot by white cop

At about the same time, another officer who had just arrived on the scene saw what was happening and "fearing for his safety and apparently not recognizing the off-duty officer, discharged a shot , s...

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SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

North Korea has won medals in previous Olympic games including last year's Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where the country took home seven medals, including two golds. Despite Moon's public ...

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Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

Randolph told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in a hot vehicle where they died May 26, 2017, to teach the girl a lesson, and that they didn't lock themselves i...

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Trump 'considering firing special counsel'

The regulations governing independent investigations make clear that the special counsel can be removed "only by the personal action of the Attorney General". "If there were good cause, I would consid...

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Legendary Coach Frank Kush Dies at Age 88

Legendary Coach Frank Kush Dies at Age 88

Frank Kush , the fearsome coach who transformed Arizona State from a backwater football program into a powerhouse, has died. Kush was a part of the ASU family since 1955 and served in many roles over ...

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Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat

It is the fifth time in the past month the USA has struck at forces allied with the Syrian government in the area. Pentagon spokesperson Navy Capt. The U.S. military has repeatedly warned forces f...

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Grenfell fire survivors moved out of hotel with just hours notice

A total of 79 people are presumed dead in the June 14 Grenfell Tower blaze in Kensington, west London . The London borough of Camden says it has begun evacuating 800 households in tower blocks af...

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Does Trump think Russian Federation hacked the election? Spicer doesn't know

There is speculation that Spicer could move into the communications director job full-time, with deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders replacing him as White House spokesperson. I don't think that shou...

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Sears to shut 20 more stores, according to report

Sears to shut 20 more stores, according to report

A Kmart in York County will close in the near future, according to a report. "We continue to evolve to provide shoppers with more choices at their shopping mall", said Mary Mokwa, Southridge's gener...

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Nitish Kumar seems uncomfortable sharing power with RJD : Ram Vilas Paswan

Among the non-NDA chief ministers who have announced their partys support to the dalit leader from Uttar Pradesh - K Chandrashekar Rao (TRS) of Telangana and Edappadi K Palaniswami (AIADMK) of Tamil N...

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USA sends supersonic bombers over Korean Peninsula

USA sends supersonic bombers over Korean Peninsula

The United States has flown two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force against North Korea , South Korean officials said. North Korea's United Nations representative refere...

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Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Priestap said Russian Federation had conducted influence campaigns regarding USA elections "for years" but typically with things such as half-true stories printed in media outlets. In the second pan...

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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

Democrats gathered on the Senate floor and defended Mr Obama's 2010 overhaul. With Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pressing ahead for a vote next week, senators only a handful of days to decide wh...

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Trump confirms he's under investigation

President Donald Trump on Friday confirmed that he is the subject of an investigation by special counselor Robert Mueller in a tweet was inflammatory even by Trump standards. He had likened the...

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Merkel urges EU to stick together after Brexit talks launched

But Belgian prime minister Charles Michel said that reopening the question of whether the United Kingdom will actually leave would only fuel uncertainty. To further stem migration flows, Tusk said t...

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Trump Taunts Democrats For Losing Special Elections

Parnell lost by just 2,836 votes to Republican Ralph Norman, 51.1 percent to 47.9 percent, a closer margin than Ossoff's race. At the national level, Republicans control the White House, 52 pe...

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Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

The US believes it has the right to occupy a part of Syria and demands that a de-confliction zone around the town of Tanf in southwest Syria where there is a coalition training base for forces fightin...

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Karen Handel Hails Victorious in 6th District After Grueling Election

Karen Handel Hails Victorious in 6th District After Grueling Election

Frustrated Democrats pondered the party's future and questioned its campaign messaging on Wednesday after a demoralizing defeat in a Georgia congressional race widely seen as a referendum on Preside...

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New York's MTA Experiments With Driverless Bus In The Worst Way Possible

New York's MTA Experiments With Driverless Bus In The Worst Way Possible

A man who was changing a tire on the street jumped out of the way of the bus. Cell phone video recorded by a stunned witnesses shows the MTA bus racing downhill along Palmetto Street in the Bush...

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Powerball ticket sold in Dillon worth $50000, jackpot grows to $435 million

Powerball ticket sold in Dillon worth $50000, jackpot grows to $435 million

The drawing for the Powerball jackpot was scheduled to take place at 10:58 p.m., Wednesday. The ticket, which was sold at Darlington Liquors on Armistice Blvd., matched all five numbers but did no...

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What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump

Theresa May has vowed to overcome the divisions in British society exposed in this month's General Election and to build consensus on Brexit , as she ditched or watered down numerous flagship polic...

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