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Hawaii volcano belches new ash plume as geothermal wells secured

Hawaii volcano belches new ash plume as geothermal wells secured

Authorities also said that emissions of sulfur dioxide gas, harmful if inhaled, remained at high levels from newly opened lava-spewing fissures in the ground running through populated areas on the eas...

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Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

However, the House and Senate have been advancing legislation that would tie the hands of the president in dealmaking with ZTE, which is under a crippling US ban because it did business with Iran and ...

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Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

People arriving at polling stations on Friday in more traditional rural areas and city centres spoke about the momentousness of a morally complex decision. "I feel like I've waited all of my adult lif...

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Malaysian court sentences Australian woman to death for drug smuggling

Malaysian court sentences Australian woman to death for drug smuggling

Ms Exposto testified a friend of Mr "Smith" asked her to take the black backpack to Melbourne from Shanghai as a last minute request at the airport. Australian Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto is escorted...

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Back Mountain Memorial Library announces summer story times

Back Mountain Memorial Library announces summer story times

Technically the first event for the adults is a rock painting class on June 7, two days before the official kickoff event. The mood was set for the start of the program Thursday night by a live perfor...

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Ex-NAACP official Rachel Dolezal charged with welfare fraud

Ex-NAACP official Rachel Dolezal charged with welfare fraud

Until now, Dolezal had been reporting an income less than $500 a month, which came from child support payments. According to court documents , investigators with Washington state's Department of ...

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US President Trump Cannot Legally Block Followers On Twitter, Rules US Judge

US President Trump Cannot Legally Block Followers On Twitter, Rules US Judge

U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan ruled that comments on the president's account , and those of other government officials , were public forums, and that blocking Twitter u...

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Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

On Twitter, Trump suggested that the tables had turned on those investigating his campaign for possible collusion with Russian Federation, writing: "What goes around, comes around!" At the least, I ta...

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Detroit continues slow drop, state sees slight growth

Detroit continues slow drop, state sees slight growth

That was the year when Salem slipped past Eugene - and also when both cities topped 160,000 for the first time. In Brooklyn, the only New York City borough to lose population past year, housing in...

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Male student behind Ind. middle school shooting

Male student behind Ind. middle school shooting

Officials have confirmed that two people were injured in the shooting at Noblesville West Middle School . "We have no reason to believe that there is any kind of a threat connected to this anywhere...

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Netherlands, Australia hold Russia responsible in MH17 downing: Dutch Cabinet

Netherlands, Australia hold Russia responsible in MH17 downing: Dutch Cabinet

Australia and the Netherlands consider Russia responsible for downing of flight MH17 in 2014 , and are requesting that Russia enter into negotiations with them "in relation to these breaches of g...

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Reject back-channel attempt to defund Planned Parenthood

Reject back-channel attempt to defund Planned Parenthood

Did Congress mean to pay for aborting babies too? "But, when it comes to women and family planning, they want ... the government to tell every woman in America what she can and cannot do with her bo...

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US staffer suffers brain injury after 'sound' incident in China

US staffer suffers brain injury after 'sound' incident in China

In an alert emailed to U.S. citizens in China , the embassy said it does not know what caused the symptoms or of any similar situations in the country. The worker was sent to the United States for ...

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New sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against R Kelly

New sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against R Kelly

Rodgers says she and Kelly dated for a year, during which he mentally, verbally and sexually abused her, locking her in rooms, studios and cars to punish her for failing to fulfill his sexual desires...

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Amazon defends providing police facial recognition tech

Amazon defends providing police facial recognition tech

The ACLU said it found the records during an investigation into Amazon's Rekognition system, which the company says can use surveillance footage to pick a person out of a crowd and track its targe...

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Maddie Poppe Wins 'American Idol' After Runner-Up Reveals They're Dating

Maddie Poppe Wins 'American Idol' After Runner-Up Reveals They're Dating

There was love in the air during the " American Idol " finale Monday night. Things start winding down about an hour and 45 minutes into the show, with host Ryan Seacrest , Caleb and Maddie on stage...

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Primark set to overtake Marks and Spencer market share

Primark set to overtake Marks and Spencer market share

After taking account of adjusted items of 514.1 million pounds, including the charge relating to store closures, pretax profit was 66.8 million pounds, a 62 percent fall. "Our fulfilment centre at Cas...

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Andre Iguodala Doubtful for Game 4 With Knee Soreness

Andre Iguodala Doubtful for Game 4 With Knee Soreness

It was a slightly bigger overall audience than the 2016 Finals, which went seven games and drew a massive 31.02 million viewers for the Cavs' series-clinching win, the third-largest single-game NBA ...

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Venezuela Election Won by Maduro Amid Widespread Disillusionment

Venezuela Election Won by Maduro Amid Widespread Disillusionment

Pence says in a statement that the "illegitimate result of this fake process" is another blow to democratic traditions in the country. Maduro , setting an example for government supporters who he...

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Saudi FM: US embassy relocation shows bias against rights of Palestinians

Saudi FM: US embassy relocation shows bias against rights of Palestinians

On Monday at least 62 Palestinian demonstrators were martyred and thousands more injured by Israeli armed forces along the Gaza border, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. Israel rejects tho...

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Big match scheduled for tonight's WWE Smackdown Live in London

Big match scheduled for tonight's WWE Smackdown Live in London

With Nakamura now in his heel persona and Styles looking for revenge, the two faced off for the title once again at the Greatest Royal Rumble event in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia back on April 27. -It's no...

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Avenatti Says Two More Women Have Hush Payment Claims Against Trump

Avenatti Says Two More Women Have Hush Payment Claims Against Trump

Qatar turned down Cohen's offer, made weeks before Trump's inauguration, the Post reported late on Wednesday, citing several people with knowledge of the situation. He also said that "the meetin...

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Hamas Scaled Back Gaza Protests Due to Egyptian Pressure

Hamas Scaled Back Gaza Protests Due to Egyptian Pressure

Palestinian security sources confirmed the target was a Hamas base, saying there were no reports of injuries. Importantly, moving our embassy to Jerusalem also reflects the reality that Jerusalem ...

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Whistleblower: Bannon and Cambridge Behind Voter Suppression Efforts

Whistleblower: Bannon and Cambridge Behind Voter Suppression Efforts

The whistle-blower who revealed how Cambridge Analytica harvested Facebook Inc. user data to target election ads said the company could have shared that information with Russian Federation. During t...

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Senate hearing focuses on EPA Pruitt's spending

Senate hearing focuses on EPA Pruitt's spending

Patrick Leahy of Vermont called his regulatory rollbacks and ethical controversies "unconscionable", and Tom Udall of New Mexico said his tenure at the EPA was "a betrayal of the American people". And...

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