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Hillary went on’f–k laced’ rant against ‘disgusting’ Trump during debate prep, book claims
Hillary went on’f–k laced’ rant against ‘disgusting’ Trump during debate prep, book claims

Hillary Clinton went on a “f-k-laced fusillade” against “disgusting” Donald Trump during a 2016 debate preparation session amid her frustration of appearing inauthentic to voters, a new book about the presidential campaign claims. New York Times reporter Amy Chozick released her new bombshell book, “Chasing Hillary: Ten Years, Two Presidential Campaigns, and One Intact Glass...

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School district votes to allow teachers, staff to carry weapons
School district votes to allow teachers, staff to carry weapons

HAMILTON, Ohio — A school board at a southwest Ohio district where a student shot and wounded two classmates has voted to allow teachers and staff to carry weapons. WLWT-TV reports the Madison Local School District board voted unanimously Tuesday to allow employees to “defend and protect students.” James Austin Hancock was 14 when he...

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Suburb: Half-car divorce joke an ‘eyesore’ and must go
Suburb: Half-car divorce joke an ‘eyesore’ and must go

EDGERTON, Kan. — A Kansas City suburb is pressuring the owner of a cut-in-half car adorned with a sign reading, “Divorced. She got ½,” to junk the junker. The Kansas City Star reports that the half-car was created as a joke by the late-Edgerton Mayor Ray Braun who used to own the defunct gas station...

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TV reporter charged in ballpark punch no longer with the station
TV reporter charged in ballpark punch no longer with the station

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee television reporter charged with a felony for allegedly hitting another reporter at a Brewers baseball game is no longer with the station. WITI-TV reported in a story about its reporter Adair “A.J.” Bayatpour pleading not guilty to substantial battery Tuesday that he “no longer works” for the Fox affiliate. The 31-year-old...

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Turkish Court Convicts 13 From Newspaper on Terrorism Charges
Turkish Court Convicts 13 From Newspaper on Terrorism Charges

The defendants, sentenced to two to seven years in prison, remain free pending their appeals, but the verdict keeps the pressure on journalists who are critical of the government.

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 European Central Bank head to sift mixed signs on economy
European Central Bank head to sift mixed signs on economy

Markets are waiting to hear Mario Draghi's take on the recent batch of conflicting economic data about where Europe's economy is headed

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‘Cocaine cowboy’ gets 11 years in prison after 26 years on the run
‘Cocaine cowboy’ gets 11 years in prison after 26 years on the run

MIAMI — A quarter-century after fleeing from the law, a man dubbed the last of Miami's “cocaine cowboys” was sentenced Wednesday to 11 years in prison for playing a key role in one of the biggest drug trafficking operations of the violent 1980s smuggling era. Gustavo Falcon, 56, was a fugitive for 26 years before...

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 Central American asylum seeking caravan reaches US border
Central American asylum seeking caravan reaches US border

About 130 Central Americans in a "caravan" of asylum-seeking immigrants that drew President Donald Trump's fury has arrived in the Mexican city of Tijuana bordering the U.S.

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 Rival Koreas' leaders face high stakes at historic summit
Rival Koreas' leaders face high stakes at historic summit

The summit Friday between the two Korean leaders must lay a strong foundation for a meeting between Kim and Trump in order to make real progress toward peace on the peninsula

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 Venue for Koreas summit a symbol of division
Venue for Koreas summit a symbol of division

This week's summit talks between the leaders of North and South Korea will occur at a border littered with mines and laced with barbed wire, a Cold War vestige that symbolizes a division that came at the end of World War II

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