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Trump says he may join Saudi, Russia in talks on oil prices

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would join Saudi Arabia and Russia, if need be, for talks about the sharp fall in oil prices resulting from a price war between...
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FACT CHECK: Is Russia Really Sending Medical Supplies To The United States?

FACT CHECK: Is Russia Really Sending Medical Supplies To The United States?

6 hours ago   |   NPR

President Trump told reporters Russia sent a cargo plane with medical aid to the United States to combat the coronavirus pandemic. That appears true - although it may not yet...
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‘This is NUTS!' Russiagaters see red over Putin's planeload of corona-aid for Trump, queue to look gift-horse in mouth

‘This is NUTS!' Russiagaters see red over Putin's planeload of corona-aid for Trump, queue to look gift-horse in mouth

7 hours ago   |   RT

Russophobic pundits and red-baiting blue-checks are gasping in horror and floating bizarre scenarios as Moscow prepares to send a planeload of much-needed medical supplies to...
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Oil's 66% plunge marks its worst quarter ever amid the double whammy of coronavirus and a global price war

Oil's 66% plunge marks its worst quarter ever amid the double whammy of coronavirus and a global price war

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Oil had its worst quarterly performance ever as coronavirus and a global price war weighed on the commodity. Year-to-date, US West Texas Intermediate crude plunged 66% to...
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Kamaru Usman wanted everyone to hear Jorge Masvidal 'squeal like a pig' in an empty arena fight

Kamaru Usman wanted everyone to hear Jorge Masvidal 'squeal like a pig' in an empty arena fight

8 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

There's a very particular reason why welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is willing to “risk it all” and fight Jorge Masvidal in a short-notice replacement main event at UFC...
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Iraq reportedly plans to join the global oil war with prices already near 18-year lows

Iraq reportedly plans to join the global oil war with prices already near 18-year lows

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Iraq is the latest oil-production giant to join the price war with production bumps, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. The country aims to boost output by 200,000 barrels per day to...
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FISA Warrant Problems Extend Beyond Russia Case, IG Warns

9 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Inspector General Michael Horowitz says FBI is doing a poor job complying with Wood procedures designed to protect Americans' civil liberties in surveillance warrants.
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Trump Helps Putin Humiliate The US By Accepting Medical Supplies From Russia

9 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Trump has fallen for an old Cold War propaganda trick by agreeing to accept a planeload of medical supplies to fight the coronavirus from Putin.
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Russian Covid-19 plane aid to US: Putin asked Trump if he needed help & he accepted, Kremlin spokesman says

Russian Covid-19 plane aid to US: Putin asked Trump if he needed help & he accepted, Kremlin spokesman says

10 hours ago   |   RT

A cargo plane loaded with medical supplies and protection equipment may depart for the US by the end of the day Tuesday, the Kremlin said after a phone call between US...
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US gas prices fall below $2 per gallon for the first time in 4 years amid COVID-19 outbreak, crude price war

US gas prices fall below $2 per gallon for the first time in 4 years amid COVID-19 outbreak, crude price war

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

The national average for a gallon of regular gasoline dropped to $1.99, a four-year low, according to an AAA report released Tuesday . Prices have been dragged down by the...
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What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

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A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

Twenty-five years have passed since the "Queen of Tejano music" was killed by her fan club president but her songs and style still loom large in the memories of her fans. Read more ...

White House projects up to 240K American coronavirus deaths

White House projects up to 240K American coronavirus deaths

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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit...

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit hospitals

It comes two weeks after they donated $1 million to Feeding America and Food Banks Canada. Read more ...

Celtics' Marcus Smart to donate blood plasma for coronavirus research...

Celtics' Marcus Smart to donate blood plasma for coronavirus research, report says

This news comes nearly two weeks after he tested positive for COVID-19. Read more ...

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour has begun to manufacture and assemble face masks, face shields and specially equipped fanny packs for health care providers and staff. Read more ...

UFC star Jon Jones agrees to plead guilty to latest DWI charge

UFC star Jon Jones agrees to plead guilty to latest DWI charge

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones on Tuesday agreed to plead guilty to driving while intoxicated in a deal with prosecutors, following his March 26 arrest in... Read more ...