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2 more ambulances leave site of Thai cave

2 more ambulances leave site of Thai cave

The group became stranded after torrential monsoon rains caused the system to flood and were missing for nine days before being discovered by two British divers early last week . Narongsak said the f...

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Japan hunts for survivors of floods that killed nearly 100

Japan hunts for survivors of floods that killed nearly 100

Up to 6.3 million people were ordered to leave their homes in 19 prefectures. "We've never experienced this kind of rain before", an official at the Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) told a news ...

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Thailand Cave Rescue Saves 8 Children Trapped For Weeks Underground

Thailand Cave Rescue Saves 8 Children Trapped For Weeks Underground

An official briefed on the rescue operation said Monday the rescued kids haven't yet been served the chicken dish but are starting instead with lighter blander food such as diluted porridge. Expert d...

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US service member killed in ‘insider’ attack in Afghanistan; 2 more wounded

US service member killed in ‘insider’ attack in Afghanistan; 2 more wounded

Alliance officials said the two wounded service members were in stable condition and receiving medical treatment. Insider attacks, often known as "green on blue" attacks in which Afghan service memb...

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91-year-old U.S. woman dies after helicopter crashes into her house

91-year-old U.S. woman dies after helicopter crashes into her house

The College of William and Mary said the incident happened near Dillard Complex and that people should avoid the area. - Officials have identified the person killed when a helicopter crashed into a...

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Syrian Troops Celebrate Recapture of Border Crossing

Syrian Troops Celebrate Recapture of Border Crossing

Thousands of Syrians who had fled an army offensive in the southwest to gather near a border crossing with Jordan have gone back further into Syria. Rebels then handed some 275 square kilometres of ...

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Thailand: Phuket boat sinking death toll continues to rise

Thailand: Phuket boat sinking death toll continues to rise

In the message, Phuket governor Norapat Plodthong made a conclusion out of reports from authorities involving in the search and rescue operations that one person was killed, 11 injured (2 seriously)...

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UK Police Probe New Chemical Case, Same Used On Ex-Russian Spy

UK Police Probe New Chemical Case, Same Used On Ex-Russian Spy

A 44-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man, identified as Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess , were found unconscious in their home in Amesbury on June 30. He said: "The eyes of the world are now on...

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Poland's Government Forcing Supreme Court Justices To Step Down

Poland's Government Forcing Supreme Court Justices To Step Down

But Gersdorf, who is 65, insisted Tuesday that she can not be ousted before the end of her term, which runs until 2020 and is guaranteed by the Polish Constitution, The Associated Press reported. Af...

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German, NATO officials wary of Trump-Putin summit

German, NATO officials wary of Trump-Putin summit

The Pentagon is already reviewing the impact of withdrawing some of the 35,000 active-duty American troops in Germany, The Washington Post reported last month. As previously reported "FACTS" before ...

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US Seeking to Delay Reuniting Immigrant Children With Parents

US Seeking to Delay Reuniting Immigrant Children With Parents

District Judge Dana M. Sabraw in San Diego ordered federal officials to bring the families back together within 30 days. "We have to protect children from people who would prey on them", he said. Ho...

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Rain in the forecast for July Fourth

Rain in the forecast for July Fourth

Most of these will have dissipated by the time the cold front traverses southern New England by Tuesday evening, but an isolated thunderstorm can not be ruled out north and west of the city during ...

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Pompeo arrives in North Korea for talks on nuclear sites

Pompeo arrives in North Korea for talks on nuclear sites

The CD, which includes Elton John's hit single Rocket Man , will be presented by USA secretary of state Mike Pompeo to Kim along with a letter written by Trump , according to reports from Sout...

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Trump Narrows Supreme Court Pick, Announcement Coming MONDAY — THREE LEFT

Trump Narrows Supreme Court Pick, Announcement Coming MONDAY — THREE LEFT

Trump's top contenders for the vacancy at this time are federal appeals judges Amy Coney Barrett , Brett Kavanaugh and Raymond Kethledge , said a person familiar with Trump's thinking who was ...

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Americans Want Tough But Sensible Immigration Laws

Americans Want Tough But Sensible Immigration Laws

The common vein running through the Nutter and Kenney administrations is "Occupy", the catch-all descriptor for many progressive-led protests throughout the country. Eight-four percent - a huge nu...

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President Trump in Great Falls

President Trump in Great Falls

Trump said , but now "we're going to win it". “Welcome to Montana, and thank you President Trump for supporting Jons legislation to help veterans and first responders, hold the VA accountable, a...

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Trump’s scandal-plagued EPA administrator Scott Pruitt resigns

Trump’s scandal-plagued EPA administrator Scott Pruitt resigns

After giving $300,000 to the President's inauguration fund, the New York Times reported that Murray gave Trump a wish list of environmental regulations he wanted rolled back and the President in...

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Verdict expected Friday in ex-Pakistani PM Sharif's corruption trial

Verdict expected Friday in ex-Pakistani PM Sharif's corruption trial

The guilty verdict in absentia against Sharif , 68, threatens to end the career of one of Pakistan's most high-profile politicians of the last four decades, a political survivor who was prime ministe...

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Two NU alumnae on Trump's shortlist for Justice Kennedy replacement

Two NU alumnae on Trump's shortlist for Justice Kennedy replacement

Lisa Murkowski says the person who replaces Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court should be in the same mold as the retiring justice. The four interviewed by Trump for the Supreme Court bench are...

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Key GOP senator says no Roe v. Wade opponent for high court

Key GOP senator says no Roe v. Wade opponent for high court

The court is split with five judges nominated by Republican presidents and four by Democrats, ruling on many cases along ideological lines. Speaking at an Anchorage news conference, Murkowski simp...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has a message for Donald Trump

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has a message for Donald Trump

Cardillo's tweet wasn't the only right-leaning attempt to discredit Ocasio-Cortez in the wake of her upset win against Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) last week . Cardillo is still tweeting about Ocasi...

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Trump administration is breaking from Obama-era affirmative action policies

Trump administration is breaking from Obama-era affirmative action policies

The following year, the Bush administration advised schools to use "race-neutral methods" to determine where children go to school, suggesting that officials use socioeconomic status instead of race. ...

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Puppy bitten by rattlesnake while protecting owner

Puppy bitten by rattlesnake while protecting owner

An Arizona woman says her puppy saved her from a rattlesnake, but not without a show-down. Todd was taken to the Anthem Animal Hospital for treatment and is expected to make a full recovery. Godwin ...

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Pro-abortion rights activists sending coat hangers to GOP senator

Wade . "A candidate who would overturn Roe would not be acceptable", said Collins, "because I believe that they have demonstrated a disrespect for the vital principle of stare decisis ". That m...

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Suspect in Maryland newspaper shooting charged with 5 counts of murder

Suspect in Maryland newspaper shooting charged with 5 counts of murder

The chief said newspaper at the time didn't want to press charges for fear that would "exacerbate an already flammable situation". Ramos was "uncooperative" with his interrogators, police said, an...

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