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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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North Korea Dismantling Nuclear Site, Says US Monitor

North Korea Dismantling Nuclear Site, Says US Monitor

The United States, he said, was looking forward to the June 12 summit between Kim and Trump, who only a few short months ago were swapping insults and both openly threatening devastating direct action...

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US Senate panel approves CIA nominee Gina Haspel despite torture background

US Senate panel approves CIA nominee Gina Haspel despite torture background

The confirmation vote by the full Senate could occur before the end of the week. Haspel's nomination has come under fire for her past ties to the CIA's former rendition, detention and interrogat...

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Following US lead, Guatemala moves embassy to Jerusalem

Following US lead, Guatemala moves embassy to Jerusalem

The US, however, blocked a statement drafted by Kuwait calling for an independent investigation into the killings of Palestinian protesters in Gaza and calling on countries not to station their diplom...

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Pa. teacher's killing was a 'crime of passion,' investigators say

Pa. teacher's killing was a 'crime of passion,' investigators say

Her neighbours paid tribute to her and spoke of their shock at the violent episode in the aftermath of DelTondo's death. The report said that at roughly 1:50am on 6 February, 2016, they investig...

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Deputy who waited outside during school massacre gets $104K-per-year pension

Deputy who waited outside during school massacre gets $104K-per-year pension

It just doesn't seem right, does it? President Donald Trump called Peterson a coward. He can receive the payments for the rest of his life. The report found that the 55-year-old Peterson will be r...

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Danbury Mayor Bouhgton: 1 dead following storm; another man seriously injured

Danbury Mayor Bouhgton: 1 dead following storm; another man seriously injured

The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning from Maryland to New Hampshire. Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton said a man was doing yard work when he was killed by a fallen tr...

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Planned Parenthood, ACLU Sue Iowa Over 'Cruel' 6-Week Abortion Ban

Planned Parenthood, ACLU Sue Iowa Over 'Cruel' 6-Week Abortion Ban

That typically happens around the six-week mark, often before the woman knows she is pregnant. "We haven't heard much out of Iowa until the past couple of years", said state policy analyst Elizabe...

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Gaza toll rises to 60 as fresh protests against Israel gather

Gaza toll rises to 60 as fresh protests against Israel gather

It remained unclear Tuesday where and how the child died. The bloodshed came as the USA officially opened its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem , a controversial move given the city is also claim...

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Facebook Suspends 200 Apps, Begins Investigation

Facebook Suspends 200 Apps, Begins Investigation

Thousands of apps have already been investigated by internal and external experts. Facebook is suspending 200 apps that may have leaked private data on large groups of users without their ...

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U.S. sanctions Iranian bank accused of funneling millions to terror group

U.S. sanctions Iranian bank accused of funneling millions to terror group

The US has imposed sanctions against governor of Iran's central bank Valiollah Seif and Iraq-based Al-Bilad Islamic Bank for transferring "millions of dollars" for Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Cor...

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Mile-long lava path flows towards ocean in Hawaii

Mile-long lava path flows towards ocean in Hawaii

Lava from one of the fissures has been moving toward a coastal dirt road that is also a key access route for some 2,000 residents in the southeastern area of the Big Island, home to around 200,000 peo...

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The clock is ticking, EU warns Britain of poor Brexit progress

The clock is ticking, EU warns Britain of poor Brexit progress

European Union leaders agreed at the March summit on a post-Brexit transition period lasting until the end of 2020, during which Britain will remain in the EU's common market in exchange for following...

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Former Malaysian PM banned from leaving country

Former Malaysian PM banned from leaving country

Mahathir plans to have a small Cabinet of up to 25 members, with at least 10 of the posts filled by next week. Since 1974, the finance minister had been a Muslim Malay. The former administration und...

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Vodafone's Vittorio Colao to step down in October

Vodafone's Vittorio Colao to step down in October

He will be succeeded by the group's finance chief Nick Read, while deputy CFO Margherita Della Valle will take the top finance job. Colao was appointed CEO in July 2008. EBITDA also saw a boost, by 11...

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Government Forces, Taliban Battling In Remote Afghan Provincial Capital

Government Forces, Taliban Battling In Remote Afghan Provincial Capital

The clashes started at about 2am early Tuesday after Taliban insurgents started clashes in the city, a member of the provincial council Dadullah Qane said, adding that " clashes are ongoing in several...

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