• Terry Francona said to be 'fine' after leaving game with health issue
Terry Francona said to be 'fine' after leaving game with health issue

Rangers 1B/DH Mike Napoli , who led Cleveland in home runs and RBIs a year ago, received his American League championship ring from the Indians during a pregame ceremony. "That's a group of hitters that are swinging the bat very well now", Texas manager Jeff Banister said of the Indians. The Indians scored four runs in the fifth to close t...

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  • 57 dead in US-led strikes on IS Syria prison: monitor
57 dead in US-led strikes on IS Syria prison: monitor

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said the air strike took place at dawn on Monday (26 June) in the city of Mayadin, south of the embattled city of Deir al-Zour. It was not clear how they identified the aircraft responsible. Observatory chief Rami Abdel Rahman told AFP news agency that the strikes killed 42 prisoners and...

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  • Spicer: Trump was 'joking' when he asked Russian Federation to hack Clinton
Spicer: Trump was 'joking' when he asked Russian Federation to hack Clinton

President Donald Trump on Monday tweeted that it is former President Barack Obama and not his associates who "colluded" with Russian Federation or obstructed justice by not more forcefully speaking out against Moscow's attempts to interfere in last year's presidential campaign.

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  • Police arrest 2, seek 2 in attack on French Quarter tourists
Police arrest 2, seek 2 in attack on French Quarter tourists

I can guarantee you if the men who so viciously attacked him had instead approached him face to face and asked for help, he would have unhesitatingly taken out his wallet and given them whatever he could". The Unitarian Universalist Association identified the men to New Orleans media as Tim Byrne and James Curran. There is no evidence that we...

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  • Cooper pitches budget fixes GOP unlikely to back
Cooper pitches budget fixes GOP unlikely to back

The General Assembly could hold votes to override the veto as soon as they receive the rejected document from the governor. "From an economic development and tax standpoint, it heavily favors middle-class and low-income families, so to come out with such as preposterous number is just fantasy", said Rep.

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  • BOE Orders Banks To Boost Capital Buffers By £11.4B
BOE Orders Banks To Boost Capital Buffers By £11.4B

The BoE also said regulators would publish tighter rules on consumer lending next month and it would bring forward to September from November its checks on whether banks could cope with consumer loans losses. • Consistent with its previous commitment, restoring the level of resilience delivered by its leverage ratio standard to the level it deliver...

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  • Samsung to sell off refurbished Galaxy Note 7s
Samsung to sell off refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

The device, dubbed the Galaxy Note 7 FE , will be built using refurbished parts - aka not the same as what were used in the first-run and failed Note 7. The dual rear camera setup will be able to simultaneously record 4K video and capture 9MP images. It will be backed by a 3,300mAh non-removable battery, which supports fast charging.

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  • What is the fuss about Snapchat's new feature?
What is the fuss about Snapchat's new feature?

However, if you do submit a snap to the "Our Story" feature, there's the potential that it'll be accepted and people could know where you are. "I'd recommend talking to your children about the concerns with sharing their location with strangers".

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  • City offering free HIV testing
City offering free HIV testing

Have you been diagnosed with or sought treatment for another sexually transmitted disease? In fact, the T-cell count of 198 meant I had an AIDS diagnosis, the clinical term for late-stage untreated HIV infection. Don't assume everything is okay - get tested if for anything, just peace of mind. Here, all the crazy-easy ways to get your HIV status. ...

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  • Christie encouraged court reviewing betting case
Christie encouraged court reviewing betting case

The casino industry, after a period of job losses and closings, has lately been doing better. The high court ruled in that case for same-sex couples who complained that an Arkansas birth certificate law discriminated against them. The cases are 16-476, Christie et al v. New Jersey voters passed a referendum to allow sports betting in 2011. Frank Lo...

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  • Large-scale cyberattack spreading through Russian Federation and Ukraine
Large-scale cyberattack spreading through Russian Federation and Ukraine

A new cyberattack similar to WannaCry is spreading from Europe to the US, hitting port operators in NY and Rotterdam , disrupting government systems in Kiev , and disabling operations at companies including Rosneft PJSC and advertiser WPP Plc.

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  • Trump, Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug
Trump, Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug

No one makes military equipment like the U.S.", he said. Additionally, Modi stated that both the USA and India have agreed to increase intelligence sharing to coordinate efforts to thwart future terrorist attacks. "They resolved that India and the United States will fight together against this grave challenge to humanity". Any differences ove...

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  • Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29
Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

Northern Ireland has been without a powersharing executive since March and without a first and deputy first minister since January, after Sinn Fein collapsed the administration amid faltering trust and relations with the DUP . Gerry Adams has warned Theresa May that her possible deal with the DUP is playing "fast and loose" with her governm...

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  • 22 millions d'assurés en moins si
22 millions d'assurés en moins si "Obamacare" était abrogée — USA

Le chef de file de la majorité républicaine au Sénat, Mitch McConnell, a annoncé le report du vote de la réforme de la santé afin d'obtenir un soutien plus large des sénateurs de son parti. Face à ce rebondissement, les démocrates, minoritaires, n'ont pas crié victoire, prévenant que la bataille continuerait en coulisses pour rattraper les fronde...

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  • Andre Ward isn't frowning on Mayweather vs. McGregor
Andre Ward isn't frowning on Mayweather vs. McGregor

I was in retirement, but they wanted me back and I'm back. And the reasons for that are (or should be) obvious, as Mayweather hasn't lost a bout in his 20-year professional career, and McGregor is crossing over sports to make his boxing debut.

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  • UT Dallas evacuated due to bomb threat
UT Dallas evacuated due to bomb threat

Everyone on campus was asked to evacuate all buildings and parking garages and to go to the school's parking lots. The university later confirmed in a tweet that the threat was a hoax. local time from an anonymous caller who demanded a large amount of money, the Dallas Morning News quoted University of Texas at Dallas Police Department Lieutenant...

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  • Amazon's Prime discounted phones scheme adds Nokia 6 and more
Amazon's Prime discounted phones scheme adds Nokia 6 and more

Running Android 7.1 Nougat, the device features a 5.2-inch 1080p display, dual front-facing speakers for stereo sound, fingerprint sensor, an 8 MP front-facing camera, and a 12 MP rear camera. And with the latest batch of phones, including the Nokia 6, I wanted to reach out and find out if any of you have used the promotion before in the past, and ...

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  • India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win
India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

They have been charged with sedition, which is punishable by life in prison. "Special appreciation is also due to national chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq and his fellow selectors", they said in a PCB statement. The next Champions Trophy scheduled in India could be scrapped to accommodate two World Twenty20 Championships in a four-year cycle, the I...

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  • WOTUS repeal welcomed by some farmers, ag groups, lawmakers
WOTUS repeal welcomed by some farmers, ag groups, lawmakers

Montana Senator Steve Daines said the Waters of the US Rule has always been a stone around the neck of private property owners. This action would, when finalized, provide certainty in the interim, pending a second rulemaking in which the agencies will engage in a substantive re-evaluation of the definition of "waters of the United States".

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  • British police release footage showing devastation inside London's Grenfell tower
British police release footage showing devastation inside London's Grenfell tower

Fire broke out in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower, a social housing block in west London , in the early hours of June 14 and spread with terrifying speed, tearing through the building with residents trapped inside. The GRT said 50 families, who wished to work with the authorities, have been given a key worker today. Hands and Treasury chief Philip ...

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  • Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered
Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered

Federal courts said the travel ban violated federal immigration law and was discriminatory against Muslims in violation of the U.S. Constitution. "This is a complete defeat for the extremists on the other side", he said, "including some of the other courts who stuck the whole thing down and didn't bother to think about whether people who have no ...

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  • US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders
US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

Rated from Tier 1 , in which a government fully complies with Trafficking Victims Protection Act's minimum standards, to Tier 3 , in which governments appear to be making no attempts to comply, China was downgraded this year to Tier 3 .

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  • Pilot urges prayers as plane starts shaking
Pilot urges prayers as plane starts shaking

On Sunday 359 passengers onboard an AirAsia flight from Perth , Australia to Kuala Lumpur had the scare of a lifetime when the Airbus 330 they were flying in experienced mechanical issues. Twin-engine aircraft like the A330 are created to fly and land safely with only one engine operating, CNN added. "The crew were really good , although ...

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  • Dutch government partially liable for 300 Srebrenica deaths, court rules
Dutch government partially liable for 300 Srebrenica deaths, court rules

Nearly 8,000 Muslim men and boys were killed in the 1995 genocide, Europe's worst atrocity since the Second World War. That decision was upheld by the appeals court on June 27. A court in The Hague is set to rule Tuesday on an appeal on the responsibility of the Netherlands for the genocide of Muslims in Srebrenica more than two decades ago.

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  • Supreme Court playground ruling feeds school voucher debate
Supreme Court playground ruling feeds school voucher debate

Writing for the majority, Chief Justice John Roberts said excluding Trinity Lutheran from a public benefit for which it is otherwise qualified exclusively because it is a church is odious to our Constitution. The justices said Monday they will consider Phillips' case, which could affect all states. The fate of Footnote 3 will thus turn on whe...

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  • Sonia Gandhi To Chair Opposition Meeting Today To Decide Presidential Candidate
Sonia Gandhi To Chair Opposition Meeting Today To Decide Presidential Candidate

BJP's National Vice President Shyam Jaju told ANI that "today the Opposition seems a divided house as many opposition parties have extended support to Ram Nath Kovind". The biggest plus point of all for the political parties to support him as the President Candidature is, that he is being praised for constituting a judicial inquiry or commission...

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  • Brésil: accusé de corruption, Temer dénonce
Brésil: accusé de corruption, Temer dénonce "une fiction" de télénovela

Premier président brésilien de l'Histoire à faire face à ce type de procédure, M. Temer sera inculpé si cette mise en accusation est approuvée par deux tiers du Parlement. Les enquêteurs disposeraient de preuves qui " indiquent avec vigueur la pratique de corruption passive ", selon un rapport préliminaire rendu public la semaine dernière.

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  • After Election Win, Macron Promises 'Real Victory' in Five Years
After Election Win, Macron Promises 'Real Victory' in Five Years

Macron's year-old Republic on the Move (REM) and their allies were set to win between 355 and 425 seats in the 577- seat National Assembly, according to partial results after the second round of an election in which many high-profile figures were thrown out.

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  • 'It's a Loop Station, Not a Backing Track'
'It's a Loop Station, Not a Backing Track'

Amid the confusion over his loop station, many others dubbed him a "legend" on social media. Ed added: "Knowing that there are people in the audience who possibly don't even like my music at all and are just there to sort of see, that excites me".

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  • London tower blocks evacuated as 34 buildings fail fire tests
London tower blocks evacuated as 34 buildings fail fire tests

Ms Gould said they have more hotel spaces and 100 flats of their own properties on Maiden Lane which they have just built, becoming available for residents on Monday. The social housing provider, One Vision Housing, said results showed "certain elements of the cladding" on Cygnet House and Wren House in the Bootle area met building regulations bu...

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