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Taliban say killing of leader's brother will not derail U.S. talks

40 seconds ago   |   National Post

PESHAWAR - Afghan Taliban officials said on Saturday the killing of the brother of their leader in a bomb attack would not derail talks with the United States aimed at securing...
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Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Permit Employment Discrimination Against Transgender Workers

6 minutes ago   |   Time

The Trump administration's Department of Justice is asking the Supreme Court to set a legal precedent that would enable employers to fire employees because they are...
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Bill Nye Slams Trump's Climate Failures: 'The U.S. Has Become A Pariah'

Bill Nye Slams Trump's Climate Failures: 'The U.S. Has Become A Pariah'

20 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

“Everybody, we have a chance to do this right, to save the world for humans,” the famed TV "science guy" said.
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Tulsi Gabbard says military combat service shapes her life, drives her political, policy views

Tulsi Gabbard says military combat service shapes her life, drives her political, policy views

1 hour ago   |   WGAL

U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard says her 16 years of service in the military have shaped her life and political philosophy, and now, she says, it lies at the foundation of her run for...
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Analysis: Popovich faces tough numbers game for World Cup

Analysis: Popovich faces tough numbers game for World Cup

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

ANAHEIM, Calif. - When Gregg Popovich was cut from the 1972 U.S. Olympic basketball roster, those making the decision took the easiest way out.
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Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot for US Open

Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot for US Open

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

MASON, Ohio - Ashleigh Barty was upset by Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4 in the Western & Southern Open semifinals, missing her chance to return to the No. 1 ranking ahead of the...
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Celeb chef Mario Batali, facing hearing on indecent assault rap, gives up minority share in mega-market Eataly

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Shamed celebrity chef Mario Batali's stake in mega-market Eataly is toast. The orange Crocs-shod and ponytailed Batali's minority interest was bought out by Eataly USA...
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Doctors Warn Of Poor Health, Rising Costs From Trump Immigration Law

Doctors Warn Of Poor Health, Rising Costs From Trump Immigration Law

3 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Experts argue millions of low-income migrants may have to choose between needed services and staying in the U.S. legally.
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Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil field

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

By JON GAMBRELL DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside Saudi Arabia's sprawling desert on...
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U.S. expected to extend Huawei deadline - sources

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can...
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'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

The Oscar-winning artist was 86 years old. Read more ...

Yankees' umpire battle flares up again in tight win over Indians

Yankees' umpire battle flares up again in tight win over Indians

Another day, another Yankees win - and another dustup with the umpires. Aaron Boone, CC Sabathia and Brett Gardner were all tossed with two outs in the bottom of the sixth... Read more ...

FIBA World Cup 2019: De'Aaron Fox leaves Team USA to focus on making NBA...

FIBA World Cup 2019: De'Aaron Fox leaves Team USA to focus on making NBA playoffs

Fox, 21, is one of the NBA's rising stars and had an impressive sophomore campaign last year. Read more ...

Antifa may be branded ‘organization of terror,' Trump warns, ahead of...

Antifa may be branded ‘organization of terror,' Trump warns, ahead of Portland right-left showdown

Portland, Oregon, is bracing itself for a major right-wing rally - an event previously marred by clashes with anti-fascists. Warning any would-be violent counter-protesters... Read more ...

Government wants new 911-like number just for suicide hotline

Government wants new 911-like number just for suicide hotline

The current National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Read more ...

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn

A Queens man was arrested after he stabbed another man the eye with a stolen knife outside a Brooklyn bodega early Saturday morning, officials said. Terrell Herring, 28, went... Read more ...

MLB would 'benefit' from mercy rule, Yankees manager Aaron Boone says

MLB would 'benefit' from mercy rule, Yankees manager Aaron Boone says

The Yankees manager shared his thoughts on the idea Friday when addressing the 19-5 loss his team suffered at the hands of the Indians. Read more ...

Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent...

Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent Trump event, or not get paid

Workers at a new Shell plant in Pennsylvania say were told they had to attend a speech by President Donald Trump in order to get paid, according to a report from the Pittsburg... Read more ...

Cape Cod beach closed after confirmed shark sighting, attack on seal

Cape Cod beach closed after confirmed shark sighting, attack on seal

This is the fourth time a great white shark has been spotted at the beach in as many days. Read more ...

What channel is Chiefs vs. Steelers on today? Time, TV schedule for 2019 NFL...

What channel is Chiefs vs. Steelers on today? Time, TV schedule for 2019 NFL preseason

Chiefs vs. Steelers on Saturday night can be watched on TV both locally and nationally. Here are the TV channels, the kickoff time and everything else you need to know to watch... Read more ...