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Man Wins Lottery on His Way to Last Chemo Treatment

Man Wins Lottery on His Way to Last Chemo Treatment

The second ticket, however, contained the big win. WABC News in NY reports Foster was on his way to his final chemotherapy treatment in his battle with colon cancer when he stopped at a gas statio...

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US House Plans Thursday Vote to Formalize Impeachment Proceedings

US House Plans Thursday Vote to Formalize Impeachment Proceedings

If the measure passes the House, Democrats are likely to argue that it neutralises those claims. The White House has sought to block the appearance by ex-deputy national security advisor Charles...

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Sophie Wilmes chosen as first woman PM of Belgium

Sophie Wilmes chosen as first woman PM of Belgium

The Cabinet of Michel collapsed past year, and Wilmes replaced him when he left for a European Union position. Both are members of the liberal and centrist MR party. The respected De Standaard newspap...

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Highlights from 60 Minutes' interview with Joe Biden

Highlights from 60 Minutes' interview with Joe Biden

He's also been criticized for his age and poor memory. Asked specifically whether he thinks Kushner should be tasked with negotiating Middle East peace agreements, Biden laughed . "Mr. President ...

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Officer injured in fatal Brownsville altercation leaves hospital

Officer injured in fatal Brownsville altercation leaves hospital

When they tried to arrest the man inside the store, he began to resist, and then another man from outside the store came in and became violent with the officers, Harrison said. One man was fatally sho...

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Trump says may release partial video of Baghdadi raid

Trump says may release partial video of Baghdadi raid

Turkey moved troops into areas along the border, while Syrian border guards were deployed in others. America's mission in Syria remains the same as it was when it first began operations in 2014, t...

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Russian ‘agent’ Maria Butina, freed by US, arrives in Moscow

Russian ‘agent’ Maria Butina, freed by US, arrives in Moscow

Her father Valery Butin at the airport thanked the foreign ministry for its "moral support". Butina was handed over to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Bureau and was expected to be de...

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California Gov declares state of emergency over wildfires

California Gov declares state of emergency over wildfires

The cause of the wildfire is not yet known. PG&E resorted to shutoffs after equipment malfunctions and trees blowing into power lines sparked several blazes in recent years that killed scores of...

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Northern Ireland man arrested in Dublin in connection with Essex container deaths

Northern Ireland man arrested in Dublin in connection with Essex container deaths

The victims are reportedly Chinese and possibly Vietnamese. Authorities say they were contacted by a father who reported his missing daughter, who left on a trip to the United Kingdom via China an...

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Southwest flight attendant alleges pilots live streamed video from camera in lavatory

Southwest flight attendant alleges pilots live streamed video from camera in lavatory

A suit filed in federal court for the District of Arizona alleges that on February 27, 2017, Renee Steinaker was working as a flight attendant on Flight 1088 between Pittsburgh and Phoenix . Steina...

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Student killed himself 'after suffering months of horrific abuse from girlfriend'

Student killed himself 'after suffering months of horrific abuse from girlfriend'

She is rarely any longer the first lady to be charged in connection with the suicide of a boyfriend in MA. His family came from his home town of Cedar Grove, New Jersey to attend the ceremony, Rolli...

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Kayla Mueller, IS victim who gave name to anti-Baghdadi operation

Kayla Mueller, IS victim who gave name to anti-Baghdadi operation

The operation that killed al-Baghdadi was named for Kayla Mueller , the American medical-relief worker who was captured by ISIS in 2013 and then spent two years being tortured and raped by al-Baghdad...

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Man trapped on Carlisle chimney confirmed dead by Cumbria police

Man trapped on Carlisle chimney confirmed dead by Cumbria police

John McVay of Cumbria Fire and rescue explained: "This is a very complex and hard process given the obvious dangers to the man and the extreme difficulty in gaining access to him in a way which will...

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Joe Biden's Campaign Reverses Opposition to Super PACs

Joe Biden's Campaign Reverses Opposition to Super PACs

Within the third quarter, Biden's campaign raised $15.2 million but was left with just $9 million after expenditures, Reuters reported. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. "That's not who we are". Warren an...

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John Bolton's former deputy to testify in House impeachment inquiry

John Bolton's former deputy to testify in House impeachment inquiry

Reeker submitted to questioning in response to a congressional subpoena that was issued after the State Department attempted to block his testimony , according to an official working on the impeac...

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We Kept Baghdadi Operation Secret From Pelosi

We Kept Baghdadi Operation Secret From Pelosi

Asked if he had notified House Speaker Nancy Pelosi , who has launched an impeachment probe against the president, Trump said , "I didn't do that". Last weekend, she led a high-level congressional d...

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Military dog wounded chasing al-Baghdadi already back on the job

Military dog wounded chasing al-Baghdadi already back on the job

But Iraqi authorities contested that claim , saying they had located al-Baghdadi and provided the intelligence to the US. "He was a sick and depraved man, and now he's gone", Trump said . "Well,...

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Moving Wild Fire Torches Homes in Los Angeles

Moving Wild Fire Torches Homes in Los Angeles

At least six homes have already been destroyed with multuple structures still under threat. "I'm pretty mad that we have to keep evacuating", he said . Fire conditions statewide have made Californi...

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Trump Blasts Chicago Police Chief Over Rate of Shootings, Murder

Trump Blasts Chicago Police Chief Over Rate of Shootings, Murder

The president shared a story of meeting a Chicago police officer who told him that they could easily solve the problems in the city in just a day if allowed to by police superintendents and local gove...

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Syrian army deploys troops 3km away from Turkish border

Syrian army deploys troops 3km away from Turkish border

Erdogan calls the YPG as a "terrorist organization" linked to Kurdish insurgents in southeast Turkey. The biggest gainer, in geopolitical terms, from President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US...

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USA: Former official refuses to testify in political trial probe

USA: Former official refuses to testify in political trial probe

Mrs Pelosi said the resolution will "affirm the ongoing, existing investigation" and lay out procedures for open hearings and the next steps going forward . Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., leaves a secure...

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Feds leave national-security level at medium following ISIL leader's death

Feds leave national-security level at medium following ISIL leader's death

Abdullah Qardash has been named the new leader of the dreaded Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), officially known as the Islamic Stat...

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2 hurt in mosque shooting, 84-yr-old arrested

2 hurt in mosque shooting, 84-yr-old arrested

Police arrested the man at his house in the Landes, a department in southwestern France, it added. The regional governor said the suspect also set a vehicle ablaze before fleeing in the southweste...

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Newport woman sends text to dead dad's number every day

Newport woman sends text to dead dad's number every day

A 23-year-old woman who lost her father four years ago but continues to text his phone every day has revealed the moment she got a response to her messages . I lost my daughter in August of 2014 due ...

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United Kingdom lorry deaths: Maurice Robinson, 25, appears in court on manslaughter charges

United Kingdom lorry deaths: Maurice Robinson, 25, appears in court on manslaughter charges

Robinson was emotionless as he appeared via videolink from an unknown location wearing a grey T-shirt. Apart from the man charged, who will appear in court on Monday for an initial hearing, three ot...

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UK Parliament Refuses General Election For Third Time

UK Parliament Refuses General Election For Third Time

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told reporters "it was a very short and efficient and constructive meeting and I am happy the decision has been taken". Johnson now plans to seek an early general...

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Hong Kong in recession after protests deal 'comprehensive blow'

Hong Kong in recession after protests deal 'comprehensive blow'

Hong Kong's economy is likely to have posted negative growth during the July to September period, marking the second consecutive quarter of such contraction and putting the city into a technical rec...

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Tens of thousands march in Spanish unity protest

Tens of thousands march in Spanish unity protest

They surrounded the National Police headquarters in downtown Barcelona and threw colorful plastic balls at officers. Some hurled projectiles at riot police who eventually charged, using batons and...

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Pope warns against 'plundering' the Earth for financial gain

Pope warns against 'plundering' the Earth for financial gain

The poor are "threatened by predatory models of development", the pope said at a Mass at the end of a three-week Vatican assembly, or synod, on the Pan-Amazonian region. The Catholic Church is the...

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N Korea 'running out of patience' with Washington

N Korea 'running out of patience' with Washington

Talks between Pyongyang and Washington have stalled since a second summit between Trump and Kim in Hanoi in February broke down without an agreement. FILE - Military guard posts of North Korea, top,...

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Baghdadi killed in raid by U.S. forces

Baghdadi killed in raid by U.S. forces

A commander of one of the militant factions in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib said Mr Baghdadi was believed to have been killed in a raid after midnight on Saturday involving helicopter...

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Texas A&M University-Commerce shooting: Multiple casualties, gunman at large

Texas A&M University-Commerce shooting: Multiple casualties, gunman at large

He said witnesses have thus far offered little in the way of information about the shooter. There was no active shooter in Commerce, the department said. Authorities are still looking for the gunman. ...

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Woman dies after explosion at gender reveal party

Woman dies after explosion at gender reveal party

Investigators said it appears a piece of debris from the explosion used for the announcement hit her. The Marion County Sheriff's Office could not immediately be reached for comment. Officers didn't r...

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Boeing Max design and pilot failures blamed for Lion Air crash

Boeing Max design and pilot failures blamed for Lion Air crash

According to a slide presentation by Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee, Boeing made "assumptions...about pilot response to malfunctions which, even though consistent with curren...

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Truck driver charged with 39 manslaughter counts

Truck driver charged with 39 manslaughter counts

He told his family that he wanted to go to the United Kingdom. Four others have been arrested in the case. United Kingdom police are struggling to identify the victims, who are believed to have come...

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