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Ohio Judge Orders Deputies to Tape Shut Suspect's Mouth During Sentencing

Ohio Judge Orders Deputies to Tape Shut Suspect's Mouth During Sentencing

The disrespect. The humiliation. 'Zip it, until I give you the chance to talk'. Cuyahoga County Judge John Russo instructed a crook's mouth be shut using a strip of red duct tape when the talkat...

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WaPo Excuses Vicious Harassment Of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

WaPo Excuses Vicious Harassment Of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Trump later tweeted that his daughter was correct to say the media was not the " enemy of the people ". In the video below, you can see Acosta repeatedly asking Sanders to say that the press (yo...

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One dead and over 200 hurt in Gaza protest

One dead and over 200 hurt in Gaza protest

Ahmed Yaghi, 25, was killed by a sniper east of Gaza City according to the enclave's health ministry. Israel withdrew its troops and settlers from Gaza in 2005, but maintains tight control of its ...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Labour is not a threat to Jewish life in Britain

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour is not a threat to Jewish life in Britain

Corbyn also acknowledged that his party had been "too slow in processing disciplinary cases of anti-Semitic abuse, mostly online", citing cases of Holocaust denial and crude anti-Semitic banker stere...

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18 people killed in Siberian helicopter crash, Russian airline says

18 people killed in Siberian helicopter crash, Russian airline says

All those on board - three crew members and 15 passengers - were killed. Among those killed were three members of the crew, with the other 15 believed to have been oil workers. Russian air safety ha...

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Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Parliament announced it will meet on August 8 due to the demand of 52 out of 120 members, more than twice the number required to call a special session. Eisenkot added "the shared responsibility and...

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Danish ban on Islamic full-face veil takes effect

Danish ban on Islamic full-face veil takes effect

Many Muslim women have joined forces to form KvinderI Dialog (Women In Dialogue) to protest and raise awareness about why women should be allowed to express their identity in that way. Supporters cl...

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Identification work begins on Korean War remains now in US

Identification work begins on Korean War remains now in US

A US airman stands guard next to caskets containing remains of USA soldiers killed in the Korean War and collected in North Korea before a repatriation ceremony at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, So...

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Airstrikes in Yemen leave at least 28 dead

Airstrikes in Yemen leave at least 28 dead

The death toll from Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hodeidah on Thursday increased to 52, the city's Health Office said in a statement obtained by Xinhua. "There is a po...

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North Korea Gets Illegal Oil, Enlists Syria Arms Broker

North Korea Gets Illegal Oil, Enlists Syria Arms Broker

The bank held, processed and transferred millions of dollars for North Korea, despite sanctions which are meant to isolate it economically. This year, USA officials said , Agrosoyuz allowed a North...

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No clear motive found for 2017 Las Vegas massacre: sheriff

No clear motive found for 2017 Las Vegas massacre: sheriff

On Friday, according to the sheriff, police have uncovered no clear motive for the gunman who killed 58 people at outdoor concert in Las Vegas a year ago, in the deadliest mass shooting in modern Un...

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QUEENS CUSTODY BLOODBATH: Man kills wife, ex-wife, son, self in Astoria

QUEENS CUSTODY BLOODBATH: Man kills wife, ex-wife, son, self in Astoria

Shields's ex-wife and their son were set to return to the Netherlands next week. The elder Shields said his grandson was "a lovely boy" and defended his son as a "good man". Olthof and Shields had b...

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Finding Deported Parents Should Be Someone Else's Job

Finding Deported Parents Should Be Someone Else's Job

In a court document filed Thursday, per CNN , Justice Department lawyers said the ACLU should use its "network of law firms, NGOs, volunteers and others" to track down the parents and report back o...

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Iran, ASEAN ink friendship, cooperation treaty

Iran, ASEAN ink friendship, cooperation treaty

Iran has signed a friendship treaty with the 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ), in a move which could lead to broader economic cooperation between the Islamic Republic and t...

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FIRE MAP: Mendocino Complex Fire as of Thursday morning

FIRE MAP: Mendocino Complex Fire as of Thursday morning

But she said trajectory and the weather forecast prompted officials to evacuate the communities Friday out of an abundance of caution. Workers who live in Yosemite's popular Valley region were ordered...

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Teen becomes youngest woman jailed in UK for terrorism

Teen becomes youngest woman jailed in UK for terrorism

Dean Haydon, Britain's top counter-terror police officer, said then the plot "involved a family with murderous intent , the first all-female terrorist plot in the United Kingdom connected to Daesh (I...

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President Trump’s Feud With The Koch Brothers Escalates

President Trump’s Feud With The Koch Brothers Escalates

Earlier this week, Trump blasted the Koch brothers again on Twitter, saying they are "against Strong Borders and Powerful Trade [sic]". McDaniel admitted that the Koch-affiliated data platform i360 ...

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Mexico accepts inclusion of automotive wages in NAFTA talks

Mexico accepts inclusion of automotive wages in NAFTA talks

The Canadian negotiating team, led by Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, has been told that Lighthizer is focusing on negotiations with Mexico and isn't interested in engaging with Canada at the mome...

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China Calls on U.S. to Be 'Cool-headed' in Trade War

China Calls on U.S. to Be 'Cool-headed' in Trade War

Increasing the rates to 25 percent could make them significantly more painful. On July 10, Washington unveiled a list of another $200 billion in Chinese goods, from areas as varied as electrical m...

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Jetliner In Mexico Crashes, Catches Fire, But All 103 Aboard Escape

Jetliner In Mexico Crashes, Catches Fire, But All 103 Aboard Escape

Passengers in plane crashes like the Aeromexico accident - in which no one died - have better chances of survival due to better aircraft construction and safety standards, experts say. Remarkably,...

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Donald Trump's tweet on Muller probe 'opinion not order': White House

Donald Trump's tweet on Muller probe 'opinion not order': White House

Mr Trump tweeted: "FBI Agent Peter Strzok (on the Mueller team) should have recused himself on day one". In a series of tweets, he said Attorney General Jeff Sessions must halt the inquir...

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Portugal breaks temperature records amid heatwave

Portugal breaks temperature records amid heatwave

Emergency services have issued a red alert through Sunday, placing extra services such as medical staff and firefighters on standby. The country's civil protection agency reported 426 firefighters w...

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France Enacts Smartphone Ban for Schools

France Enacts Smartphone Ban for Schools

French school students will now have to leave their smartphones at home or switched off as lawmakers have voted for its ban, promised by President Emmanuel Macron in his election campaign . Former ...

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Man who killed president's doctor held 20-year-old grude, police say

Man who killed president's doctor held 20-year-old grude, police say

It's believed that Pappas allegedly killed the cardiologist in June as an act of revenge for his mother's death 21 years ago. Acevedo said Pappas was armed with a handgun and wearing a bullet-proo...

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Protest held against burqa ban in Denmark Photogallery

Protest held against burqa ban in Denmark Photogallery

Muslims and their allies protested against a new law in Denmark banning religious clothing used by the religious minority. But the bans are seen as directed against the niqab and burqa. Still, p...

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Omarosa claims Trump showed signs of 'mental decline' in book

Omarosa claims Trump showed signs of 'mental decline' in book

Omarosa said she was particularly disturbed by an interview he gave to Lester Holt last May. They thought Trump was being Trump, off the cuff. Omarosa watched the president's interview with Holt i...

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Russian Federation to deploy military police on Golan Heights

Russian Federation to deploy military police on Golan Heights

The Israeli air force late Wednesday struck the militants as they crossed into Israeli-controlled territory with weapons, military officials said . "As the situation stabilizes, these posts will be...

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Dam failure could flood Lynchburg with 17 feet of water

Dam failure could flood Lynchburg with 17 feet of water

The Lynchburg Sheriff's Office has opened an area auditorium for evacuees - including pets - to spend the night. County officials reported the dam's "imminent failure" at around 9:30 p.m. "An update...

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Melania Trump Gardening In Immaculate Sneakers Is A New Summer Meme

Melania Trump Gardening In Immaculate Sneakers Is A New Summer Meme

Numerous memes pointed out that the first lady looked a bit out of her natural element in the garden. Although they're advertised on the Converse website as "go-with-everything go-to" shoes, frequ...

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U.S. eyes freeze of fuel efficiency rules

U.S. eyes freeze of fuel efficiency rules

Opponents are concerned about the rollback's effects on air quality. The states that have adopted California's emission rules together make up about one third of the US auto market. The impact of fr...

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Worker at immigrant children's shelter accused of molesting teen

Worker at immigrant children's shelter accused of molesting teen

On July 31, police in Phoenix arrested the 32 year old Negrete for allegedly kissing the girl and touching her inappropriately over her clothes in her room. Southwest Key describes its facilities ...

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Gum, Mints, Wrappers, Soda Attract Bears To Unlocked Vehicles

The seats were broken, material ripped into bits, and trash littered the floor. What's more Colorado than a bear breaking into a auto? Police said the bear's vehicle break-in was the second of t...

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President Trump Press Conference With Italian Prime Minister

President Trump Press Conference With Italian Prime Minister

Prime Minister, I want to begin by congratulating you once again on your tremendous victory in Italy". Along those lines, Trump remarked that the Italian government "has taken a very firm stance on ...

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Video shows man taunting bison at Yellowstone National Park

Video shows man taunting bison at Yellowstone National Park

The bison - which can weigh up to 2,000 pounds and stand 6 feet tall - is having none of it and promptly charges at the man, video posted to YouTube by KRTV News shows . Not only is confronting the w...

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China: Top-ranking monk at Beijing monastery accused of forcing nuns into sex

China: Top-ranking monk at Beijing monastery accused of forcing nuns into sex

He is a revered public guru for disseminating wisdom from Buddhist scriptures. "Xuecheng manipulated disciples to serve his "Buddhist Empire"...disciples under his control sacrificed their precious pr...

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