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'Fake heiress' Anna Sorokin sentenced to 4-12 years in prison

'Fake heiress' Anna Sorokin sentenced to 4-12 years in prison

Manhattan jurors did convict Sorokin of four counts of theft of services, three counts of grand larceny and one count of attempted grand larceny following a month-long trial that drew global attentio...

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North Korea Fired Two Missiles, Says South Korea's Military

North Korea Fired Two Missiles, Says South Korea's Military

He has even forged a friendship with former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman , who has visited North Korea on numerous occasions. "He's off-balanced due to Hanoi". When you start ...

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PH, US, Japan, India navies sail together in disputed South China Sea

PH, US, Japan, India navies sail together in disputed South China Sea

Naval vessels from Japan, the U.S., India and the Philippines have sailed together through the disputed South China Sea in a almost weeklong multilateral drill amid tensions with China over the stra...

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Trump surprised that Senate subpoenaed his son

Trump surprised that Senate subpoenaed his son

He testified for hours and hours. "We can come back in here on Tuesday and have extended debate and make that final decision", Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh said. Responding to the news, Trump ...

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Pope Francis celebrates communion for Bulgarian children

Pope Francis celebrates communion for Bulgarian children

The visit is the first by a pope to Bulgaria since John Paul II visited the country in 2002. "It could also be an encouragement for the local Catholic churches, despite their size, to be more active...

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More severe weather and flooding expected

More severe weather and flooding expected

The National Weather Service has put much of our listening area in a slight to moderate risk category for storms Monday into Tuesday. A few storms may produce strong wind gusts. There is the potenti...

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Denver Becomes First U.S. City to Decriminalize 'Magic Mushrooms'

Denver Becomes First U.S. City to Decriminalize 'Magic Mushrooms'

Supporters say it's wrong to jail an adult for using a substance they believe helps with depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress and other conditions. Activists in California, for instance, are pr...

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Florida schools can arm teachers under new law

Florida schools can arm teachers under new law

Meanwhile, another major education bill from the legislative session that ended Saturday is pending before DeSantis. A policy to allow armed teachers must be authorized at the local school district le...

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More than 1000 guns seized from home in Los Angeles

More than 1000 guns seized from home in Los Angeles

Wednesday at the property on the border of the Bel Air and Holmby Hills neighborhoods. Thousands of rounds of ammo were also found at the home, according to CBSLA's Tom Wait. In addition, ATF spok...

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Busy Philipps speaks about her abortion and condemns Georgia's six-week ban

Busy Philipps speaks about her abortion and condemns Georgia's six-week ban

According to Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive health research center, one in four American women will have an abortion before age 45 - a statistic Philipps referenced on her show. Five days ag...

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Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were lovely kids'

Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were lovely kids'

Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said that when firefighters arrived the fire stretched out the windows on two sides of the building. The blaze consumed the fifth-floor home at the Frederick E. "I jus...

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Baby Sussex, Archie, Gets His First Close-Up at Windsor Castle

Baby Sussex, Archie, Gets His First Close-Up at Windsor Castle

Like "the baby has been sleeping really well, it's an absolutely sweetheart, it's so gentle natured", again the baby is two days old. Ms Beltrao interjected: "What you are saying is they are clueles...

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Trump promises another $448M for Florida Panhandle hurricane relief

Trump promises another $448M for Florida Panhandle hurricane relief

President Donald Trump promised a swift infusion of federal aid to the Florida Panhandle seven months after the devastating Hurricane Michael as he rallied supporters Wednesday for his re-election. ...

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Tripura Congress burns Modi's effigy for his remarks on Rajiv Gandhi

Tripura Congress burns Modi's effigy for his remarks on Rajiv Gandhi

He added that the prime minister had just reminded the Congress of a fact. "Your father was termed Mr Clean by his courtiers, but his life ended as corrupt no 1", PM Modi said, provoking a sharp res...

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Alcohol Intake In India Up By 38% This Decade: Lancet

Alcohol Intake In India Up By 38% This Decade: Lancet

This is over double the global average of 6.5 litres, which is based on findings from 189 countries around the world. The world is not on track to achieve global targets to reduce harmful alcohol us...

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GOP Senators Meet At White House Before Release Of Immigration Plan

GOP Senators Meet At White House Before Release Of Immigration Plan

Trump's tenure. "That was met positively from the senators", the senior official said . The editors warned Democrats to keep their "tinkering" with the specifics of this funding request "as narrow...

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Trump taxes show losses of USD1.7bn over decade

Trump taxes show losses of USD1.7bn over decade

The newspaper, which relied on printouts from Donald Trump's official Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax transcripts for its report, said Mr Trump posted losses in excess of $250 million in both 1990 ...

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Canadian officials urge USA to take actions in China

Canadian officials urge USA to take actions in China

The CCBC report did not mention Meng or Huawei by name, but noted that "the current political and judicial tensions between Canada and China appear to have extended into bilateral business relationshi...

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Venezuela: Maduro regime has 'kidnapped' national assembly vice president, says Guaidó

Venezuela: Maduro regime has 'kidnapped' national assembly vice president, says Guaidó

An attempted uprising last week led by Guaido, recognized as the legitimate head of state by the United States and other Western countries, failed to dislodge Maduro, as have a series of US sanctions ...

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Senate Intelligence Committee reportedly subpoenas Donald Trump Jr

Senate Intelligence Committee reportedly subpoenas Donald Trump Jr

The Senate Intelligence Committee has issued a subpoena to Donald Trump , Jr., to compel him to testify in an investigation related to the committee's Russian Federation inquiry, according to a repo...

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New York Senate approves double jeopardy bill

New York Senate approves double jeopardy bill

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday were also faced with an assertion of executive privilege from the White House over the release of the Mueller report, a move that was decried b...

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New York Senate OKs giving US House Trump state tax return

New York Senate OKs giving US House Trump state tax return

Mnuchin wrote to Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard E. Neal , Massachusetts Democrat. "I am informing you now that the Department may not lawfully fulfill the Committee's request", Mnuchin...

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One Student Dead And Several Injured After School Shooting In America

One Student Dead And Several Injured After School Shooting In America

One student has died from injuries sustained in the shooting . Other schools have reportedly been placed on high alert. Five patients were being treated at Littleton Adventist Hospital in Littlet...

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US Urged Not to Overreact to Latest North Korean Weapons Tests

US Urged Not to Overreact to Latest North Korean Weapons Tests

But given the fact that North Korea can attack South Korea with short-range weapons, the remarks are questionable. "Abe seems to be keener to talk to Kim than to (South Korean President) Moon (Jae...

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Women buy box of Legos, find three pounds of meth inside

Women buy box of Legos, find three pounds of meth inside

They bought the box and gifted it to a child in Statesboro, Georgia. Bulloch County Sheriff's Investigator Jim Riggs told The Statesboro Herald the child was probably very disappointed, but whoeve...

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B-52s deploying to Middle East amid threat of

B-52s deploying to Middle East amid threat of "possible attack"

Being on the edge without engaging in direct military conflict is likely to remain the status quo between the United States and Iran for the foreseeable future, he said. Iranian Foreign Minister Moham...

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Taliban attack U.S. aid group's office in Kabul

Taliban attack U.S. aid group's office in Kabul

Occasional gunshots and explosions were heard as special forces, backed by advisers from foreign forces, surrounded the site and engaged the attackers in a stand-off. It comes after the Taliban refuse...

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Missing piece of Stonehenge returned after missing for 60 years

Missing piece of Stonehenge returned after missing for 60 years

A metre-long core from inside the prehistoric stone was removed during archaeological excavations in 1958. Mr Phillips was part of a team from Van Moppes, a Basingstoke diamond cutting business, wor...

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World markets slump amid US-China trade tensions

World markets slump amid US-China trade tensions

China's government confirmed Tuesday that Vice Premier Liu He would visit the the USA for trade talks on May 9 and 10. The US president believes that the current strength of the American economy w...

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Sex trafficking case against NXIVM leader begins in Brooklyn

Sex trafficking case against NXIVM leader begins in Brooklyn

Among the duties of the "slaves" was to have sex with Raniere. Sex slaves, branding, actresses, heiresses, extortion and fraud - a jury in NY began hearing evidence Tuesday about all of that and mor...

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Mongolian couple die of bubonic plague after eating marmot

Mongolian couple die of bubonic plague after eating marmot

A Mongolian couple have died of the bubonic plague after eating raw marmot kidney, triggering a quarantine that left tourists stranded in a remote region for days. In a statement, the health minis...

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Michael Cohen Starts Sentence At Area Prison Called 'Castle Behind Bars'

Michael Cohen Starts Sentence At Area Prison Called 'Castle Behind Bars'

Michael Cohen , U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer, leaves his apartment building before reporting to federal prison from his home in the Manhattan borough of New York , New York, U.S., Ma...

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Iran to reduce nuclear commitments: state media

Iran to reduce nuclear commitments: state media

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed the USA military deployments and stressed that Iran's actions were not in breach of the nuclear deal it signed with major powers. He said Russian Federa...

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Markets fall after Trump threatens to hike China tariffs

Markets fall after Trump threatens to hike China tariffs

The diplomatic cable from Beijing arrived in Washington late last Friday night (May 3), with systematic edits to a almost 150-page draft trade agreement that would blow up months of negotiations bet...

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Trump Retweets Call for Reparations - for Himself

Trump Retweets Call for Reparations - for Himself

A source "familiar with Cohen's thinking" told Reuters the lawyer soon told Cohen that all the photographs had been destroyed. He has also said the U.S should abolish term limits (which restrict Pre...

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