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US, UK and France Launch Strikes Against Syria

US, UK and France Launch Strikes Against Syria

Despite overwhelming evidence of the government's involvement in the attacks, Syria has denied responsibility for both incidents. In any event, the United States, under my Administration, has done a...

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Punk-looking turtle who breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

Punk-looking turtle who breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

The Mary River turtle, native to Queensland, Australia, has the unusual ability to breathe underwater through specialized glands in its cloaca - a posterior opening for excretion and reproduction. Eac...

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Prosecutors: Probe of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen centers on Cohen's business dealings

Prosecutors: Probe of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen centers on Cohen's business dealings

The FBI raided Cohen's home, hotel, and office looking for, among other things, information about payments to women to quiet damaging stories about the president. Cohen's lawyers, for their part, ha...

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Kentucky teachers to renew rallying Friday as lawmakers meet

Kentucky teachers to renew rallying Friday as lawmakers meet

Bevin had vetoed both bills, warning the new taxes would not generate enough money to cover the new spending. "The idea that you need to vote for a sloppy, non-transparent bill as the only way to fu...

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The power of Kevin Love is Crucial For Cavs

The power of Kevin Love is Crucial For Cavs

Kevin Love and the Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to become the lowest-seeded team to win the NBA Finals since 1995 when the 6th seeded Houston Rockets won their second straight title. They've...

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Western allies consider possible response to Syrian attack

Western allies consider possible response to Syrian attack

The attack was staged on April 7, he argued, just as Syrian forces were battling the rebel group Jaish al-Islam, which was shelling Damascus from April 3 to 6. Reports surfaced that the lack of res...

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Ecuador gives Colombian insurgents 12 hours to prove captives alive

Ecuador gives Colombian insurgents 12 hours to prove captives alive

The Interamerican Commission of Human Rights demanded on Thursday that both Colombia and Ecuador "guarantee the life and integrity" of the kidnapped victims and journalists in general. In a proof-...

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Severe weather arriving Saturday morning — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Severe weather arriving Saturday morning — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Current forecast models indicate a line of rain and thunderstorms entering eastern Arkansas around 7 p.m. and push east toward the Mississippi River. The National Weather Service has put souther...

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Police called to hospital protest for terminally ill boy Alfie Evans

Police called to hospital protest for terminally ill boy Alfie Evans

And today they returned to protest further against the decision taken by Mr Justice Hayden , who ruled that it was in Alfie's best interests for his treatment to be withdrawn. He said: "Yesterday we ...

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Paul Ryan declares support for Kevin McCarthy as next House Speaker

Paul Ryan declares support for Kevin McCarthy as next House Speaker

Reports say the proceeds from the event will go toward a fundraising committee called Protect the House, which was made to keep the GOP majority in the lower chamber. "Whip Scalise's focus remains on ...

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Father Arrested For Throwing His Own Daughter From Roof Of A House

Father Arrested For Throwing His Own Daughter From Roof Of A House

The little girl was unharmed as police managed to catch her before she hit the ground. Dozens of police officers had gathered below to try and talk him down from the shack which is on South Africa's...

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ALERT: Tornado Watch until 9 PM Friday

ALERT: Tornado Watch until 9 PM Friday

You should notice rapidly growing clouds by noon to 2 p.m. The tornado risk will increase the farther east and south you get into MS, during the day Saturday. As for the the weekend, high temperatures...

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Candlelight Vigil Planned To Honor Slain Yarmouth Police Officer

Candlelight Vigil Planned To Honor Slain Yarmouth Police Officer

A Yarmouth police officer who served as a summer special officer on Nantucket early in his law-enforcement career was killed Thursday while helping to serve a warrant at a Marstons Mills home on Cape ...

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READ: DOJ IG Releases Report On Ex-Deputy FBI Director McCabe

READ: DOJ IG Releases Report On Ex-Deputy FBI Director McCabe

The inspector general said that when investigators asked whether he had instructed aides to provide information in October 2016 to a reporter with The Wall Street Journal , Mr. The article claimed Mc...

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Israeli troops fire at Gaza protesters, wounding over 500

Israeli troops fire at Gaza protesters, wounding over 500

According to the Gaza Strip's Health Ministry, 112 Palestinians have been wounded by Israeli army fire or treated for tear gas inhalation. The protests , planned to last six weeks, are calling fo...

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Man critically injured in house fire near Newark

Man critically injured in house fire near Newark

Still, the new owners of Goldy, whose previous home was a Missouri rescue shelter, are breaking her in gradually to her public role, said Blondell. The fire is on Casey Road near the Claude Highwa...

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Trump, Robert Mueller interview prospects dimmed by Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on Michael Cohen

Trump, Robert Mueller interview prospects dimmed by Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on Michael Cohen

Not so, said Peter M. Shane, a law professor at The Ohio State University. Maggie Habermaan, Matt Apuzzo, and Michael Schmidt are three of the best reporters at the New York Times . The president...

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School District Arms Teachers With Mini Baseball Bats - No, We're Not Kidding

School District Arms Teachers With Mini Baseball Bats - No, We're Not Kidding

But police didn't find out about it until December after a social worker reported that one of the students who had been at juvenile court had what she said were "real and identifiable symptoms of be...

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Zuckerberg Testimony Doesn't Change Our View on Facebook

Zuckerberg Testimony Doesn't Change Our View on Facebook

Sen. Lindsey Graham pitched a rare hardball question to Zuckerberg Tuesday: Is Facebook a monopoly? And all of a sudden I start receiving advertisements for chocolate. However, the Guardian said t...

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US trade war fears ripple through China's 'workshop of the world'

US trade war fears ripple through China's 'workshop of the world'

In March alone, China posted a trade deficit of 29.78 billion yuan, the first monthly deficit since February 2017, GAC data showed. First quarter data are strongly affected by the week-long Lunar Ne...

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India police investigate Modi party lawmaker over rape

India police investigate Modi party lawmaker over rape

The 50-year-old man, identified as Pappu Singh, died of injuries. Complicating efforts to pacify the situation, local members of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Hindu nationalist Bhartiya Jana...

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Pakistan's supreme court bars ex PM Shariff from holding office for life

Pakistan's supreme court bars ex PM Shariff from holding office for life

Friday's unanimous verdict by a five-judge panel of the highest court merely addressed an ambiguity over whether disqualifications handed down under relevant constitutional provisions requiring public...

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Arsenal learn their last-four opponents

Arsenal learn their last-four opponents

Semi-finals will be played on April 26 and May 3 and Ospina should be ready to return if there is no setback. The Gunners will know that they can not afford any more wobbles if they are to emerg...

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Police probe 'horrific' death of teenage boy trapped in van

Police probe 'horrific' death of teenage boy trapped in van

Chief Deputy Mark Schoonover appeared on WLW Friday morning to dispute media reports that a deputy dispatched to the Seven Hills School looked into Plush's van and moved on. The dispatcher tried to ...

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Russian court rules to block Telegram messaging app

Russian court rules to block Telegram messaging app

A district court in Moscow has ordered access to popular internet messenger Telegram to be blocked after the company repeatedly refused to hand over encryption keys to its messages to Russia's Feder...

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Winter Storm Watches & Blizzard Warnings issued for parts of Siouxland

Winter Storm Watches & Blizzard Warnings issued for parts of Siouxland

Remember, since this is a very fluid and dynamic storm system, make sure to check for forecast updates throughout the weekend. WINTER STORM WARNINGS go into effect at 1 am Saturday until 1 am Sunday...

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The biggest snubs and surprises from the royal wedding guest list

The biggest snubs and surprises from the royal wedding guest list

The 1200 members of the public were selected by nine regional Lord Lieutenant offices. In addition to the invited youth, there will also be a mix of people with various backgrounds and ages "from ev...

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CBI questions BJP MLA, speaks to victim

CBI questions BJP MLA, speaks to victim

The State Home department sent the recommendation at 1500 hrs and it was approved at 1700 hrs. "We will hold a dharna in Delhi and take our complaint to Prime Minister Narendra Modi if Kuldeep Senga...

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Sunny Today, Severe Weather Threat For Saturday

Sunny Today, Severe Weather Threat For Saturday

Expect rain showers or a rain snow mix throughout the day with highs in the 30s to low 40s. It will be very important to stay Weather AWARE on Saturday . Drier air moves in so some areas may expe...

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Knightdale Police investigate infant death, parents are father and daughter

Knightdale Police investigate infant death, parents are father and daughter

A man who had been accused of marrying and having a child with his biological daughter killed her, the baby and the woman's adoptive father before fatally shooting himself in his vehicle, officials ...

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