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  • 2 Florida Deputies Shot Dead While Eating At Chinese Restaurant

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    Two deputies were killed when a man shot at them through a window while they

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:23:44 -0400
  • Ex-sanctions czar bashes Obama administration's 'weak' response to Russian interference

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    Dan Fried, the former State Department diplomat who oversaw sanctions policy, told the "Skullduggery" podcast that he was “extremely” frustrated when the Obama administration issued “weak” and “frankly inadequate” sanctions against Russia for interfering in the 2016 presidential election.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:29:44 -0400
  • Kangaroo Dies After Visitors At Chinese Zoo Hurl Rocks To Force Her To Jump

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    One kangaroo was killed and another injured at a zoo in southeast China after

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:55:37 -0400
  • Two Florida sheriff's deputies ambushed at restaurant

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    Authorities in Florida are looking for answers after two sheriff's deputies were shot through the window of a restaurant. ABC News' Diane Macedo reports.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:32:47 -0400
  • Caravan migrants hop freight train in Mexico heading north

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    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The remnants of a caravan of Central American migrants that drew angry tweets from President Donald Trump hopped on the roofs of a freight train Thursday heading for northern Mexico.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:59:53 -0400
  • Dog feared to have cancer had actually eaten four teddy bears... but vet didn't realise until midway through operation 

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    A dog feared to cancer had actually eaten four teddy bears, but the vet did not realise until halfway through the operation. Eight-year-old St Bernard Maisy was taken for a CT scan after she was taken ill, which showed a mass on her spleen and an unusually full stomach, seemingly showing she had not digested her food properly. Her owner, Jane Dickinson, from Dewsbury in West Yorkshire, feared the worst as she took her pet to Paragon Veterinary Referrals in Wakefield. It would not be unusual for Maisy, an elderly dog, to have cancer at her advanced age. However, vet surgeon Nick Blackburn ruled out any fatal disease when he carried out the operation to remove Maisy’s spleen and found her stomach was full of soft toys. Maisy is now reportedly 'loving life' Credit:  Paragon Vet Referrals / SWNS.com He said : "It's fair to say this was not something we were expecting to find! We all know certain dogs enjoy chewing things they shouldn't but managing to devour four full teddy bears is quite a feat. "I know Jane was worried about Maisy as she is quite old for a St Bernard, so we were naturally delighted the operation was such a success and we were able to return a happy, healthy dog to the Dickinsons.” Her owner said she had never seen the gentle giant chewing or eating toys, but that now the operation has been completed Maisy is “loving life”. An x-ray showing the teddy bears within the stomach. Credit: Paragon Vet Referrals / SWNS.com Ms Dickinson explained: "When Maisy went in I did think 'is she coming out?' but she is loving life now - it's like she's got her youth back. "The toys weren't even hers! She will steal the chihuahuas' toys and play with them but I've never seen her trying to chew them. Her eating habits had been completely normal. "I didn't even recognise one of the toys - my brother also keeps chihuahuas and it turns out it belonged to his dog." Maisy has since made a full recovery from her operation and a histology report has shown no signs of cancer.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:17:15 -0400
  • Classic Recreations ready to churn out original Boss and Mach 1 Mustangs

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    It's been a while since we last heard from the folks at Classic Recreations, but they've been busy. It turns out the Oklahoma-based company has secured a license from Ford to recreate some of the automaker's most cherished Mustangs. It will be a Boss 429, a car CR says only it's allowed to build under license.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:11:00 -0400
  • Netanyahu says at least six states considering moving embassies to Jerusalem

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    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that "at least half a dozen" countries were considering moving their embassies to Jerusalem following the U.S. decision to do so. U.S. President Donald Trump announced in December that the United States recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, infuriating even Washington’s Arab allies and dismaying Palestinians who want the eastern part of the city as their capital. The U.S. Embassy is due to relocate to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv on May 14, the date on which Israel declared its independence in 1948.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:59:48 -0400
  • Passengers On Deadly Southwest Flight Receive $5,000 Checks

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    At least some passengers aboard a deadly Southwest Airlines flight have

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:30:06 -0400
  • Students protest gun violence nationwide on Columbine anniversary

    Thousands of students walked out of classes across the United States on Friday, marking the 19th anniversary of the massacre at Columbine High School with a show of unity aimed at pressuring politicians to enact tighter gun restrictions.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:29:14 -0400
  • Ted Cruz shrugs off past feud and lauds Trump in Time essay

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    Ted Cruz wrote an essay for Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People of 2018” issue, praising President Trump, who the Texas senator once described as a "bully," "narcissist" and "serial philanderer."

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:29:20 -0400
  • 'Smallville' Actress Allison Mack Is Charged With Sex Trafficking

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    Actress Allison Mack was charged with sex trafficking on Friday in connection

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:37:16 -0400
  • Black Men Arrested At Starbucks Said They Were There For 2 Minutes Before 911 Call

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    The two black men arrested at a Starbucks in Philadelphia last week while

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:17:42 -0400
  • The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

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    ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of (all times local):

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:55:49 -0400
  • 2 Service Members Disciplined Over Hand Puppet Used in Oath Ceremony

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    A colonel and a master sergeant were disciplined for using a hand puppet during a re-enlistment ceremony.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:36:11 -0400
  • US Air Force awards nearly $1 bn for hypersonic missile

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    The US Air Force is awarding almost $1 billion to Lockheed Martin to design and develop a hypersonic missile that can be launched from a warplane. The contract follows repeated warnings from senior defense officials about rapid advances by China and Russia in the field of hypersonic weaponry, where missiles can fly at many times the speed of sound and dodge missile-defense systems. On Thursday, Mike Griffin, the Pentagon's new defense undersecretary for research and engineering, said China had built "a pretty mature system" for a hypersonic missile to strike from thousands of kilometers (miles) away.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:31:54 -0400
  • U.S. tells Russia to address election concerns, chemical weapons

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    White House national security adviser John Bolton told Russia's ambassador on Thursday that better relations between the two countries required addressing U.S. concerns on election meddling, a chemical attack in Britain, and the situations in Ukraine and Syria, the White House said. It was the first meeting between Bolton, who started at the White House this month, and Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov, the administration said in a statement.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:48:23 -0400
  • Prince Charles Voted Next Commonwealth Leader After Queen's Endorsement

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    UPDATE: April 20: Commonwealth leaders voted Friday to formally make Prince

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:28:48 -0400
  • ‘I’ve never seen protests like this’: Former Columbine principal says Parkland students are leading an unprecedented gun control effort

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    Nineteen years after two teenage gunmen shocked the US by entering Columbine High School and killing 13 people, the former principal who helped guide his students through the aftermath of that massacre says he sees signs of hope that something might have finally, if improbably, shifted.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:56:00 -0400
  • Saudis see oil price on rise as Trump blasts OPEC

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    Saudi Energy Minister Khaled al-Faleh said Friday the global market has the capacity to absorb higher oil prices, drawing a swift reaction from US President Donald Trump who accused OPEC of inflating prices. Faleh's statement at a meeting of oil producers in Saudi Arabia came as crude hit the highest level in more than three years. "Looks like OPEC is at it again," Trump tweeted.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:13:47 -0400
  • Gun Violence Prevents Florida School District From Staging Walkouts Against Gun Violence

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    Just as students around the country were preparing another walkout against gun

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:12:45 -0400
  • These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1920s

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    Thanks to the Social Security Administration, Americans can see which baby

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:29:56 -0400
  • The Latest: Student: Confederate flag theft sparked protests

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    AUBURN, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on Confederate flag demonstrations outside of a Michigan high school (all times local):

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:11:18 -0400
  • Cosby lawyers want jurors to hear from accuser's confidante

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    Bill Cosby's lawyers are scrambling to make sure jurors at his sexual assault retrial hear from accuser Andrea Constand's confidante before deliberations get underway next week.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:18:19 -0400
  • 'Flamboyant' jihadi linked to 9/11 terror cell captured by Kurdish forces in Syria

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    A Syrian-German jihadist linked to the 9/11 attacks on the United States has been captured in Syria by US-backed forces, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Mohammad Haydar Zammar, who has been accused of recruiting some of the 9/11 Al-Qaeda hijackers, was captured over a month ago by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a Kurdish-led militia backed by the US. News of his capture was first reported on Wednesday by the Kurdish group. The Pentagon had said it was looking into the reports before confirming Zammar’s arrest. "We can confirm that Mohammad Haydar Zammar, a Syrian-born German national, was captured more than a month ago by SDF partners as part of their ongoing operations to defeat ISIS inside Syria," Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon said, using an alternate name for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). "We are working with our SDF partners to obtain additional details," Pahon said. The 9/11 Commission report into the attacks in Washington and New York that led to the deaths of almost 3,000 people described Zammar as an “outspoken, flamboyant Islamist” who “had fought in Afghanistan and relished any opportunity to extol the virtues of violent jihad.” According to the report, Zammar took credit for influencing people linked to the attacks including Mohammed Atta, who hijacked an American Airlines plane and flew it into the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Zammar had come into contact with Atta and others linked to the attacks while living in Hamburg, in 1997, the report says. Seven foiled UK terror plots Zammar was detained in Morocco in December 2001 in an operation involving CIA agents, and was handed over to the Syrian authorities two weeks later. He was subsequently sentenced to 12 years in prison in 2007 for belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood. He was reportedly freed from prison in 2014 in a prison swap organised with Islamist group Ahrar al-Sham. The SDF, which has been a key western ally in the fight against Isil, has detained several high-profile foreign members of Isil as the jihadist group’s grip on Syria has collapsed. They are currently holding two alleged members of the notorious Isil torture cell known as ‘the Beatles.’ El Shafee Elsheikh and Alexandra Kotey were captured by the group in February. The two are accused of being involved in the execution and torture of hostages. US officials believe there are hundreds of foreign fighters and thousands of Syrian Isil militants in SDF custody.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:59:30 -0400
  • Judge rejects Missouri governor's bid to dismiss criminal case

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    A St. Louis judge on Thursday dealt Missouri Governor Eric Greitens another legal setback in the sex scandal embroiling his office, refusing to dismiss a criminal invasion of privacy charge stemming from an admitted extramarital affair. The decision by Judge Rex Burlison paved the way for the single-count felony case against Greitens, a Republican under mounting pressure from both parties to resign, to proceed to trial even as he comes under scrutiny for unrelated accusations of computer tampering. Greitens' lawyers last week sought to throw out the privacy case on grounds of prosecutor misconduct, saying St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner, a Democrat, had tried to conceal video evidence supporting the governor and his assertions that the affair was entirely consensual.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:17:22 -0400
  • All over the world! Couple capture their global dip-kisses at landmark locations

    Rob and Joli Switzer go on a minimum of four international holidays per year to ensure that they get their unique dip-kiss photograph.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:04:48 -0400
  • The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

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    Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:09:26 -0400
  • 'Civility, grace': What Washington could learn from Barbara Bush

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    In an era of hyper-partisan feuding and noxious personal attacks, the life and lengthy marriage of former first lady Barbara Bush serve as poignant reminders in power-obsessed Washington that decency and grace can win out. Bush's death Tuesday at age 92 triggered an outpouring of affection for the snowy-haired matriarch of one of America's storied political dynasties. Smart, tough and quick-witted, Bush had a no-frills style, a focus on family, and a willingness to engage across the political aisle that endeared her to millions.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:53:31 -0400
  • Attacker in Berlin skullcap case turns himself in to police

    BERLIN (AP) — A 19-year-old Syrian asylum-seeker turned himself in to police Thursday after his violent attack on a man wearing a Jewish skullcap in Berlin caused outrage across Germany.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:16:16 -0400
  • Michael Cohen Withdraws Steele Dossier Lawsuits Against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

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    President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen withdrew lawsuits

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:51:09 -0400
  • The Best Of Urban Outfitters' Spring Shoe Sale

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    Forget the holidays, it's officially the most wonderful time of the year. If

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:14:05 -0400
  • Puerto Rico governor urges cancellation of private company contract after massive blackout

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    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Wednesday's islandwide blackout, caused by an excavator next to a power transmission line in the south part of the island, was “unacceptable.”

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:23:21 -0400
  • A-Rod's Alleged Nephew Kidnapped Over Lamborghini Sale Gone Wrong

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    Don't go around claiming to be a celebrity's relative.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:46:41 -0400
  • China says had 'professional' encounter with Australian warships in South China Sea

    By Philip Wen and Sonali Paul BEIJING/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Chinese and Australian naval vessels had an "encounter" in the South China Sea this week, and China acted professionally and lawfully, its defense ministry said, rejecting reports China challenged Australian warships. The Australian Defence Department confirmed three ships had recently traveled to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam but declined to comment on "operational details related to ships transiting the South China Sea". The Australian Broadcasting Corp cited one official saying the exchanges with the Chinese navy were polite but "robust".

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:26:25 -0400
  • 10 Of The Best Beauty Buys From Sephora's VIB Spring Sale

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    It's probably the only time of the year when spending too much money on beauty

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:23:13 -0400
  • Engine maker urges rapid inspections after Southwest failure

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    The maker of a jet engine that ruptured during a recent Southwest Airlines flight, leaving one passenger dead, called Friday for rapid inspections of all of its engines powering Boeing 737 aircraft. About 680 engines are concerned, according to CFM, which noted that each inspection takes about four hours.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:10:04 -0400
  • Indiana Man Charged After 3-Year-Old Daughter Shoots Pregnant Mother

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    Indiana man has been charged after his 3-year-old daughter shot her pregnant mother with a gun left in the woman's car.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:38:09 -0400
  • Russia: US did not violate red lines during Syria strikes

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    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister said Friday that the U.S. sought out and respected Moscow's positions in Syria when it launched its air strikes last week.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:06:26 -0400
  • Trump Blasts California Over Troops Who Won't Focus On Immigration Enforcement

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    WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump attacked California on Thursday for doing

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:09:56 -0400
  • The Best Cookie Recipes To Bake This Weekend

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    Baking for others is a delicious form of altruism that's been proven to boost

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:46:06 -0400
  • Kushner Companies Has Been Subpoenaed as Part of a Probe Into False Housing Paperwork

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    AP reported the company routinely filed false paperwork about its buildings with New York City

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:56:08 -0400
  • Fastest Production Cars to Lap the Nürburgring

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    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:30:00 -0400
  • German Supreme Court rules ad blockers legal, in defeat for Springer

    KARLSRUHE/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Supreme Court on Thursday threw out a case brought by Axel Springer seeking to ban a popular application that blocks online advertising, in a landmark ruling that deals a blow to the publishing industry. The court found in favor of Adblock Plus https://adblockplus.org, an app marketed by a firm called Eyeo that has been downloaded more than 100 million times by users around the world seeking protection from unwanted or intrusive online advertising. "We are excited that Germany's highest court upheld the right every internet citizen possesses to block unwanted advertising online," Adblock Plus said after the verdict.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:07:46 -0400
  • Cynthia Nixon Would 'Rather Be The Good Nixon Than The Bad Cuomo'

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    New York gubernatorial challenger Cynthia Nixon took a swipe at incumbent Gov.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:54:00 -0400
  • Indonesian fishermen rescue Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar

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    BIREUEN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian fishermen rescued 76 Rohingya Muslims stranded off the coast of Aceh on Friday, authorities said, in the latest attempt by members of the persecuted ethnic group to flee Myanmar by sea.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 21:45:49 -0400
  • Lockheed Martin Wants to Merge an F-22 and F-35 Into 1 Fighter for Japan. It Won't Happen.

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    The most likely scenario is that the F-22/F-35 hybrid will remain in the realm of fantasy. Lockheed Martin Wants to Merge an F-22 and F-35 Into 1 Fighter for Japan. Reuters is reporting that Lockheed Martin is pitching an F-22 and F-35 combination to Japan to meet Tokyo’s requirement for a next-generation air superiority fighter.

    Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:09:00 -0400
  • No bail for alleged East Coast leader of violent MS-13 gang

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    NEW YORK (AP) — The alleged East Coast crime boss of the notorious street gang MS-13 was ordered held without bail on Thursday at his first court appearance on Long Island, where prosecutors accuse him of having a hand in a wave of violence.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:26:47 -0400
  • Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani Is Joining Trump's Legal Team

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    President Donald Trump's legal team has a new member: Rudy Giuliani.

    Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:17:53 -0400
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