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sportsmole
Sturridge, Cahill miss England trainingDaniel Sturridge and Gary Cahill both sat out of England's training session on
Sturridge, Cahill miss England training
sportsmole / Posted a minute ago
Daniel Sturridge and Gary Cahill both sat out of England's training session on Wednesday ahead of the upcoming friendly against Australia. Sturridge, who arrived late with his fellow Liverpool teammates, has picked up an unspecified knock, while... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Murray survives another five-set scareStepanek, also 37, in the first round in a tie played over two days, the Britis
Murray survives another five-set scare
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
Stepanek, also 37, in the first round in a tie played over two days, the British star had looked down and out once again on Wednesday. After pocketing the third set, 22-year-old Bourgue, reduced to tears by the end, had break points for a 1-0 lead... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Killeen Police Asking Public to Help Identify SuspectIt's Wine O'Clock All Day TodayNational Wine Day: It's Wine O'Clock All Day Tod
Killeen Police Asking Public to Help Identify Suspect
KCEN-TV / Posted a minute ago
It's Wine O'Clock All Day TodayNational Wine Day: It's Wine O'Clock All Day Today Happy National Wine Day, the jolliest Wednesday of the year! Are you celebrating with red, white or rosé? Perhaps an ice wine? Two Buck Chuck? We don’t... Read more
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KCEN-TV
National Wine Day: It's Wine O'Clock All Day TodayIt's Wine O'Clock All Day Today Happy National Wine Day, the jolliest Wednesda
National Wine Day: It's Wine O'Clock All Day Today
KCEN-TV / Posted a minute ago
It's Wine O'Clock All Day Today Happy National Wine Day, the jolliest Wednesday of the year! Are you celebrating with red, white or rosé? Perhaps an ice wine? Two Buck Chuck? We don’t... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
11 states sue US government over transgender bathroom policyto let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their
11 states sue US government over transgender bathroom policy
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted a minute ago
to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity, Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday. Parents react to debate on transgender bathrooms for Mississippi schoolsParents react to debate on transgender... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Donald Trump protester told to 'go back to Mexico'The last 2016 Republican presidential candidate competing against Donald Trump
Donald Trump protester told to 'go back to Mexico'
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a minute ago
The last 2016 Republican presidential candidate competing against Donald Trump suspended his campaign Wednesday, April 4, 2016. Governor John Kasich, R-Ohio, dropped out of the race in Columbus, just a day after Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, announced he... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
The Americans Will End After Two More SeasonsFX has renewed The Americans for Seasons 5 and 6, which will be the series' las
The Americans Will End After Two More Seasons
Peoria Journal Star / Posted a minute ago
FX has renewed The Americans for Seasons 5 and 6, which will be the series' last, the network announced Wednesday. The critically-lauded drama will get a 13-episode fifth season in 2017, and will wrap up the story of Russian spies Elizabeth (Keri... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordglided 686 feet across a man-made lake in what her parents say sets a youth rec
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
glided 686 feet across a man-made lake in what her parents say sets a youth record. Keith St. Onge said in an interview Wednesday that his daughter Zyla could have kept going if the boat hadn't reached the end of the lake. The 30-inch Zyla, who... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State Department audit faults Clinton in emails— Hillary Clinton disregarded various State Department guidelines for avoiding
State Department audit faults Clinton in emails
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
— Hillary Clinton disregarded various State Department guidelines for avoiding cybersecurity risks, an internal audit found Wednesday, faulting her and past secretaries of state for weak information management. The inspector general's 78-page... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UAMS announces $1.6 million in grants from USDA$1.6 million in grants for simulation programs targeting improved health care i
UAMS announces $1.6 million in grants from USDA
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
$1.6 million in grants for simulation programs targeting improved health care in the Arkansas Delta. At a news conference Wednesday, the USDA said it would give $752,832 to the Greater Delta Alliance for Health. The group will contract with UAMS... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Mets RHP Harvey to remain in rotationin the rotation and make his next scheduled turn on Monday against the Chicago
Mets RHP Harvey to remain in rotation
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
in the rotation and make his next scheduled turn on Monday against the Chicago White Sox, Mets manager Terry Collins said Wednesday. "I'm not giving up on him," Collins said. On Wednesday morning, Harvey reported to Collins' office at Nationals... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Van Horn expects draft-eligible players back— Multiple draft-eligible players are expected to return to Arkansas next seaso
Van Horn expects draft-eligible players back
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
— Multiple draft-eligible players are expected to return to Arkansas next season, Razorbacks coach Dave Van Horn said Wednesday. Van Horn said he expects outfielders Luke Bonfield and Carson Shaddy to return, and put a 70 percent chance on... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
New Mexico governor hits back at Trumpin 2000, that she has fought for welfare reform, and has strongly opposed the P
New Mexico governor hits back at Trump
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
in 2000, that she has fought for welfare reform, and has strongly opposed the President's Syrian refugee plan," he said Wednesday. Then, he upped the stakes, making clear that Martinez still doesn't back Trump. "The pot shots weren't about... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Clinton 100-day pledge: $275B infrastructurewill commit to sending "a comprehensive infrastructure proposal to Congress in
Clinton 100-day pledge: $275B infrastructure
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
will commit to sending "a comprehensive infrastructure proposal to Congress in her first 100 days in office," an aide said Wednesday. This is the second piece of legislation Clinton has pledged to send to Congress in the first 100 days. The first... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
'Captain America' twist stuns comic book worldsince 1941, and that all appears to be a lie. SPOILER BEGINS HERE "Steve Roge
'Captain America' twist stuns comic book world
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
since 1941, and that all appears to be a lie. SPOILER BEGINS HERE "Steve Rogers: Captain America #1" hit shelves on Wednesday along with a twist that seemingly changes the entire history of the character. The final page of the issue has... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Defense: Deadly crash "was a tragedy, but accident waiting to happen"The defense in the trial of Jan Michael Nieves Delgado made its final case befo
Defense: Deadly crash "was a tragedy, but accident waiting to happen"
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
The defense in the trial of Jan Michael Nieves Delgado made its final case before the jury Wednesday morning. Nieves Delgado, a former Fort Bliss soldier, is accused of driving drunk and killing two construction workers on the freeway near UTEP back... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ExxonMobil shareholders vote down climate resolutionsNEW YORK: ExxonMobil shareholders sided with the oil giant on climate change at
ExxonMobil shareholders vote down climate resolutions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK: ExxonMobil shareholders sided with the oil giant on climate change at the company's annual meeting on Wednesday (May 25), rejecting shareholder resolutions to push the company in a greener direction. ExxonMobil won on three separate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Radwanska downs Garcia to reach third round in Paristook advantage of Caroline Garcia's weak serve to advance into the third round
Radwanska downs Garcia to reach third round in Paris
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
took advantage of Caroline Garcia's weak serve to advance into the third round of the French Open with a 6-2 6-4 victory on Wednesday. The Pole, who will next face Czech 30th seed Barbora Strycova, broke six times as her French opponent looked... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Karlovic oldest man to reach grand slam third round in 25 years25 years when the 37-year-old came through a marathon five-setter against Austr
Karlovic oldest man to reach grand slam third round in 25 years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
25 years when the 37-year-old came through a marathon five-setter against Australian Jordan Thompson at the French Open on Wednesday. Karlovic, seeded 27, banged down 41 aces in a 6-7(2) 6-3 7-6(3) 6-7(4) 12-10 victory against the 22-year-old... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dollar stores' results may shelter battered retail shareholderstraded at just under 20 times expected earnings, above their five-year averages
Dollar stores' results may shelter battered retail shareholders
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
traded at just under 20 times expected earnings, above their five-year averages, according to Thomson Reuters data. On Wednesday, Dollar Tree's stock rose 1.3 percent while Dollar General added 0.9 percent. Options on each traded faster than... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
California police on guard after violence mars Trump rallyLOS ANGELES: The Donald Trump show barrelled into California on Wednesday (May
California police on guard after violence mars Trump rally
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES: The Donald Trump show barrelled into California on Wednesday (May 25) a day after violence marred a New Mexico rally by the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, with anti-Trump protesters hurling rocks and police firing smoke... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bank 'living wills' light on information, but reveal problems: US monitorfully explain how the organizations could undergo bankruptcy without taxpayer a
Bank 'living wills' light on information, but reveal problems: US monitor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
fully explain how the organizations could undergo bankruptcy without taxpayer aid, the country's financial monitor said on Wednesday. Even with the limited information, the Office of Financial Research found that banks "remain complex... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Benitez signs three-year deal to stay at relegated NewcastleUnited manager, after agreeing to lead their quest for an immediate return to t
Benitez signs three-year deal to stay at relegated Newcastle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
United manager, after agreeing to lead their quest for an immediate return to the Premier League, the club said on Wednesday. Benitez, who began last season in charge of Real Madrid, was hired by Newcastle in March to try to extricate them... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
McDonald's headquarters closed due to worker wage protestsfor the third year in a row as worker wage protests targeted the fast-food comp
McDonald's headquarters closed due to worker wage protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
for the third year in a row as worker wage protests targeted the fast-food company's annual meeting, it said on Wednesday. McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Illinois, has encouraged employees to work from home, spokeswoman Lisa McComb... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Norway to regulate US$850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakersbiggest, as a tool to combat the use of tax havens, two key members of parliame
Norway to regulate US$850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
biggest, as a tool to combat the use of tax havens, two key members of parliament's finance committee told Reuters on Wednesday. The country's right-wing minority government will be asked to take a two-pronged approach to regulation,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Car bomb kills three security force members in Turkey's mainly Kurdish regionstation in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast killed three members of the securi
Car bomb kills three security force members in Turkey's mainly Kurdish region
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
station in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast killed three members of the security forces and wounded three others on Wednesday, Interior Ministry officials said. The dead included a soldier and two village guards who belong to a state-backed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU launches contingency talks for Brexit voteweek to prepare a coordinated response to a possible British vote to leave the
EU launches contingency talks for Brexit vote
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
week to prepare a coordinated response to a possible British vote to leave the bloc next month, EU sources told Reuters on Wednesday. Senior diplomats from founding powers Germany and France, as well as several other countries, met on Monday for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Belgian police detain four on suspicion of belonging to terrorist groupBRUSSELS: Belgian police searched houses in the city of Antwerp on Wednesday an
Belgian police detain four on suspicion of belonging to terrorist group
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
BRUSSELS: Belgian police searched houses in the city of Antwerp on Wednesday and detained four people on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist group and trying to drum up recruits to fight with Islamist militants in Syria or Libya, state prosecutors... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tearing hurry could land F1 drivers in troubletheir helmet visor tear-offs at Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. "We have different
Tearing hurry could land F1 drivers in trouble
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
their helmet visor tear-offs at Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. "We have different solutions," the Spaniard told reporters on Wednesday when asked about the governing FIA's plans to enforce a long-ignored rule that bans drivers from throwing tear-offs... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
HP Enterprise unit's merger with CSC no shield from cloudburstbillion, and spending on public cloud services to jump 14 percent to US$24.4 bi
HP Enterprise unit's merger with CSC no shield from cloudburst
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
billion, and spending on public cloud services to jump 14 percent to US$24.4 billion. CSC's shares jumped 35 percent on Wednesday - their biggest percentage gain in a day - to a record high of US$48.27. The median price target on the stock is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Murray survives fresh five-set Paris battlePARIS: Second seed Andy Murray survived his second successive five-set French O
Murray survives fresh five-set Paris battle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
PARIS: Second seed Andy Murray survived his second successive five-set French Open battle to reach the third round on Wednesday (May 25), avoiding what would have been his worst Grand Slam loss in eight years. Murray, three times a semi-finalist,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Putin calls for 'new sources of growth' for Russia's slumping economyMOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin warned on Wednesday (May 25) that Russia will
Putin calls for 'new sources of growth' for Russia's slumping economy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin warned on Wednesday (May 25) that Russia will have to find "new sources of growth" to pull itself out of a lingering economic crisis. Russia has seen its economy slump into a profound recession, partly on the back of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Florida judge denies Gawker new trial in Hulk Hogan caseTAMPA, Fla.: A Florida judge on Wednesday rejected Gawker's request for a new t
Florida judge denies Gawker new trial in Hulk Hogan case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
TAMPA, Fla.: A Florida judge on Wednesday rejected Gawker's request for a new trial and to reduce US$140 million in damages assessed by a jury that found the media website had violated Hulk Hogan's privacy by posting a sex tape of the former... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
US diplomat overjoyed at Ukraine pilot's releaseand Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman confirmed that the plane carry
US diplomat overjoyed at Ukraine pilot's release
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
and Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman confirmed that the plane carrying Savchenko from Rostov-on-Don had landed Wednesday at Kiev's Borispol Airport. Savchenko was swapped for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine, Alexander... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NASA's yearlong spaceman still has sore feet, fatigueleft one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser st
NASA's yearlong spaceman still has sore feet, fatigue
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 minutes ago
left one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser struck by a bullet. Authorities said early Wednesday that a suspect had been...More >> A gunman armed with a rifle, body armor and extra ammunition opened fire at cars... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
HBO producer among 2 charged in dermatologist's OD deathand alcohol intoxication. The Drug Enforcement Administration says Marc Henry
HBO producer among 2 charged in dermatologist's OD death
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
and alcohol intoxication. The Drug Enforcement Administration says Marc Henry Johnson and James Holder were arrested Wednesday on conspiracy charges in the October death of Dr. Kiersten Cerveny. They are due to appear in federal court later... Read more
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KTVN Reno
11 states sue over federal transgender directiveleft one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser st
11 states sue over federal transgender directive
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left one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser struck by a bullet. Authorities said early Wednesday that a suspect had been...More >> A gunman armed with a rifle, body armor and extra ammunition opened fire at cars... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Repo man charged with manslaughter after woman dies in crashSUV during a reckless, high-speed pursuit while trying to take back the vehicle
Repo man charged with manslaughter after woman dies in crash
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
SUV during a reckless, high-speed pursuit while trying to take back the vehicle. Defendant Kenneth Drew appeared in court Wednesday in Provo after being charged with second-degree manslaughter in the death of 35-year-old Ashleigh Best, a mother of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Church slaying families accept pursuit of death penaltythe switch on the electric chair or if I was the one to open the valve on the g
Church slaying families accept pursuit of death penalty
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the switch on the electric chair or if I was the one to open the valve on the gas chamber," he told The Associated Press on Wednesday. When "Roof's body is cold, sleeping in the ground - that's closure." Roof, 22, faces nine counts of murder in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
What to know about long lines at airport securityDon't carry a bag on the plane if you can avoid it. TSA Administrator Peter Nef
What to know about long lines at airport security
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Don't carry a bag on the plane if you can avoid it. TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger told a congressional hearing Wednesday that the large volume of carry-on bags has put extra pressure on screeners. Whether carrying on a bag or not, each... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Patriots ask appeals court to rehear 'Deflategate' casehave asked a federal appeals court in New York City to rehear the "Deflategate"
Patriots ask appeals court to rehear 'Deflategate' case
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
have asked a federal appeals court in New York City to rehear the "Deflategate" case. The team said in court papers filed Wednesday in Manhattan that it has a "strong interest" in sparing quarterback Tom Brady from starting the season with a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Teen sues in locker room rape, alleges lengthy racist abuseleft one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser st
Teen sues in locker room rape, alleges lengthy racist abuse
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 minutes ago
left one motorist hit, another wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser struck by a bullet. Authorities said early Wednesday that a suspect had been...More >> A gunman armed with a rifle, body armor and extra ammunition opened fire at cars... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Bourgue inspired by Muhammad Ali at French Openthe French Open. The 22-year-old French player ranked 164th led 2-1 in sets be
Bourgue inspired by Muhammad Ali at French Open
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 minutes ago
the French Open. The 22-year-old French player ranked 164th led 2-1 in sets before bowing out 6-2, 2-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 on Wednesday. He said his coach Olivier Malcor made him watch footage featuring Ali just before entering the Philippe Chatrier... Read more
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Zero Hedge
France Goes Dark? Staff In 19 French Nuclear Power Plants To Go On Strike Tomorrowoutcome. "It will start tonight at 2100 (1900 GMT) and last 24 hours," CGT spo
France Goes Dark? Staff In 19 French Nuclear Power Plants To Go On Strike Tomorrow
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 minutes ago
outcome. "It will start tonight at 2100 (1900 GMT) and last 24 hours," CGT spokesman Laurent Langlard told Reuters on Wednesday. "Our goal is not to bring down the network,” general secretary of the CGT-Energie de l'Aube, Arnaud Pacot, told... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Bees swarm car for 2 days trying to rescue their queenfind missing children from Central VA More than 400 children are listed as mis
Bees swarm car for 2 days trying to rescue their queen
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 minutes ago
find missing children from Central VA More than 400 children are listed as missing in Virginia. (Source: missingkids.org) Wednesday is National Missing Children's Day, a day that the FBI and local law enforcement agencies hope everyone will help... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
SHARE: Help find missing children from Central VAWednesday is National Missing Children's Day, a day that the center, FBI and lo
SHARE: Help find missing children from Central VA
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 minutes ago
Wednesday is National Missing Children's Day, a day that the center, FBI and local law enforcement agencies hope everyone will help search for missing children in hopes someone may know something. More than 400 children are listed as missing in... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan TalibanKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A little-known extremist cleric was chosen Wednesday
Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan Taliban
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 minutes ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A little-known extremist cleric was chosen Wednesday to be the new leader of the Afghan Taliban, just days after a U.S. drone strike killed his predecessor. But within hours of the Taliban's announcement that the group's... Read more
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Everett Herald
Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan Talibanthe new leader of Taliban fighters, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, poses for a
Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan Taliban
Everett Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
the new leader of Taliban fighters, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, poses for a portrait. The Afghan Taliban confirmed on Wednesday that their leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week and that they have appointed a... Read more
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Everett Herald
Wisconsin company sued over break policy for Muslim workers Published: Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 10:39 a.m. BRILLION, Wis. � A civil libe
Wisconsin company sued over break policy for Muslim workers
Everett Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
Published: Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 10:39 a.m. BRILLION, Wis. � A civil liberties group representing Muslim employees of a Wisconsin manufacturer has filed a religious discrimination... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Dayton open to special session if leaders agree to termsare asking the governor to call lawmakers back to finish their work. Speaking
Dayton open to special session if leaders agree to terms
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 minutes ago
are asking the governor to call lawmakers back to finish their work. Speaking at Land O' Lakes corporate headquarters Wednesday, Dayton told reporters that he has requirements that must be met if he's to call a special session. Those include... Read more
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