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Gov. Baker talks to governor of Puerto Rico, offers aid

Gov. Baker talks to governor of Puerto Rico, offers aid

It's been a week since then-category 4 Hurricane Maria made a direct hit on the island, lashing it with winds of up to 150 miles per hour, and more than 40 inches of rain in some areas. In a news ...

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Women driving could rev up Saudi economy

Women driving could rev up Saudi economy

The longstanding driving ban was seen internationally as a symbol of repression of women in the Gulf kingdom and its repeal comes after years of resistance from female activists. If the right to driv...

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What the proposed White House tax plan could mean for you

What the proposed White House tax plan could mean for you

The president plans to promote the tax plan Wednesday afternoon at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. The plan, developed by GOP representatives from the White House , Senate, and House...

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Pence congratulates Roy Moore: 'We are for you!'

Pence congratulates Roy Moore: 'We are for you!'

Shelby backed unusual in the runoff , but said he would support Moore if he won. Moore's victory garnered congratulations from Sens. "The people of Alabama are united behind the conservative ag...

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GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

Senate Republicans are looking to vote on the bill this week, before a deadline at the end of September would require they get support from Democrats to be able to pass the legislation. In July, th...

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Protesters Arrested At Public Hearing On Graham-Cassidy Bill 08:01 Download

Protesters Arrested At Public Hearing On Graham-Cassidy Bill 08:01 Download

Top Republicans added billions of extra dollars and eased coverage requirements to their effort to repeal the Obama health care law, as party leaders labored Monday to stave off defeat in a Senate s...

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Jennifer Lopez announces $1M donation toward Puerto Rico hurricane relief

Jennifer Lopez announces $1M donation toward Puerto Rico hurricane relief

That storm followed Irma on a unsafe swath through the Caribbean. Cortes says that emergency services and search and rescue teams have had to wait to assess the damage as the island continues to e...

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Up Next: Iowa almost upset Penn State, now comes to Spartan Stadium

Up Next: Iowa almost upset Penn State, now comes to Spartan Stadium

Half full: A win is a win is a win, especially on the road in conference. Iowa hits the road this week with games at Michigan (Friday) and Michigan State (Sunday). James Franklin agrees. "That's ...

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Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws first pick-6 in almost a decade

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws first pick-6 in almost a decade

With Jake Ryan down today, we had to play a bunch of safeties, and he a got a lot of action and he made the most of it. The 49ers meanwhile suffered a third straight loss to drop to 0-3, and their s...

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Reed's predicted demise of Graham-Cassidy will probably come true

Sen. Susan Collins (R., Maine) said she does not expect anything could change her mind on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, which she opposes. Trump was less conciliatory Saturday morning, ...

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Malloy: Connecticut sending more aid to hurricane victims

Malloy: Connecticut sending more aid to hurricane victims

Flooding has already begun downstream, it said. Rossello has called Maria the worst hurricane in a century. Only 5 percent of wireless cell sites are in service, the island's Federal Communication...

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German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech Republic

German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech Republic

This puts the A.F.D. well over the five-per-cent threshold guaranteeing representation in the Bundestag-a unsafe landmark. That would give it great influence in parliamentary proceedings and in the ...

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Crowd cheers for IDF rescuers in Mexico

Crowd cheers for IDF rescuers in Mexico

Rodrigo Heredia Chia is one of the thousands of amateur search and rescue teams that Mexico has trained. She was one of three survivors saved yesterday from the building. The preliminary death toll is...

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The Liberty Conservative Endorses Roy Moore In AL Senate Race

The Liberty Conservative Endorses Roy Moore In AL Senate Race

Senate", Secretary Carson said. And it highlights what appears to be a growing rift between the outsider president and his grass roots supporters, many of whom have vocally backed Moore's candidac...

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Los Angeles Rams: Fantasy targets for Week 3

Los Angeles Rams: Fantasy targets for Week 3

The Rams also crush the 49ers in total offense, but lose in rushing, as the Rams' passing is their strong point. The Rams (1-1 ) seem to be trending upwards under first-year coach Sean McVay ....

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Turkey, Iran and Iraq warn of 'counter-measures' against Kurdistan referendum

Turkey, Iran and Iraq warn of 'counter-measures' against Kurdistan referendum

This is evident from the fact that United States and the global community have spent billions over the past decade to rebuild, strengthen and increase nation-building institutions, and yet despite thi...

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Bears sticking with Glennon vs. Steelers

Bears sticking with Glennon vs. Steelers

They've already invested too much into Trubisky as a future starter to simply let him waste away on the sideline while watching the team tank with Glennon at the helm. The score and the stats don't ...

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Trump calls for 'bold reforms' at UN

Trump calls for 'bold reforms' at UN

He asked for a parliamentary motion officially condemning the Burmese government for its inaction and for Canada to join other countries in putting worldwide pressure on the Burmese government, includ...

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Dismal Fourth Quarter Fuels Colts' Collapse To The Cardinals

WR T.Y. Hilton needs 122 yards receiving to pass Lenny Moore for No. 4 in franchise history. 19/36, 332 yards, big TD pass. New tight end Jim Dray, who Arizona re-signed on Friday will have a role in ...

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Clemson's Kelly Bryant's 79-yard TD pass extends lead over Louisville

Clemson's Kelly Bryant's 79-yard TD pass extends lead over Louisville

Clemson's defense, particularly the Tigers' defensive line, received similar praise from those who have seen them in action this season . The rule says, "forcible contact against an opponent wit...

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New Obamacare Repeal Plan Offered

New Obamacare Repeal Plan Offered

By the end of last week, two Republican senators, Susan Collins from ME and Rand Paul of Kentucky, had publicly announced their opposition to the bill . "We are shooting for the 30th". The health...

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How To Watch Liverpool's Return to the Champions League in the US

How To Watch Liverpool's Return to the Champions League in the US

The 24-year-old will marshal a back four of Joe Gomez , Joel Matip , Dejan Lovren and Alberto Moreno , with the latter taking on his former side. We never appealed the red card, only the length o...

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Hurricane Irma tracker: watch latest path of storm in Florida

Hurricane Irma tracker: watch latest path of storm in Florida

Irma was expected to roar up Florida's western coast through the day on Sunday, with hurricane-force winds extending some 80 miles (129 km) from its center. Irma has weakened-it had already been dow...

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Emergency Teams Uncover Devastation On Florida Keys

Emergency Teams Uncover Devastation On Florida Keys

The storm, moving north around 14 miles per hour, is expected to weaken as it pushes along the Florida Peninsula. Amy Phuong, parks and recreation commissioner for the city, says six crews already w...

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand joins chorus pushing 'Medicare for all'

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand joins chorus pushing 'Medicare for all'

Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), and Cory Booker (D-N.J.), are all reportedly backing Sanders' bill. Supporting the Sa...

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AR Storm Chaser Follows Eye of Irma

AR Storm Chaser Follows Eye of Irma

Almost five million Floridians are without power, according to Florida Power & Light officials. Areas to the east of the eye of the storm were hit the hardest. The region has not been hit by a maj...

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Equifax's Wide Moat Intact After Data Breach

Equifax's Wide Moat Intact After Data Breach

The alert is free of charge and will make it more hard for someone to open credit in your name. But, that's about all you can really do. The bureau noted that Equifax provides an automated, secu...

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American airlines cancels more than 2000 flights due to Hurricane Irma

American airlines cancels more than 2000 flights due to Hurricane Irma

However, some Floridians are complaining that certain airlines are trying to profit off a possibly life-threatening situation. Airlines are defending their prices same ticket prices go up as seats ...

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Hurricane Irma batters Caribbean, Florida braces for hit

Hurricane Irma batters Caribbean, Florida braces for hit

Rush Limbaugh created a storm of his own by suggesting that the "panic" caused by Hurricane Irma benefits retailers, the media and politicians seeking action on climate change. With Irma's potential...

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Dozens of seniors rescued from Port Arthur nursing home

Dozens of seniors rescued from Port Arthur nursing home

Across the nation, the average cost for a gallon of unleaded gasoline is about $2.36 as of 3:42 a.m. Monday morning. Other emissions were released during the planned shutdown of the refinery before ...

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Dienhart: Buckeyes' opening salvo impressive in 49-21 win at Indiana

Dienhart: Buckeyes' opening salvo impressive in 49-21 win at Indiana

We knew they'd be good on defense this year, but the Lagow-to-Cobbs combo really hurt the Buckeyes. The Buckeyes (1-0, 1-0 Big Ten ) recorded 269 of their 596 total yards during the third quarter, ...

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Ohio State's new offense is just getting started

Ohio State's new offense is just getting started

After trailing by one at the half, Ohio State outscored IN 22-7 IN the third quarter and cruised from there, outscoring IN 36-7 IN total over the final two quarters. -Dixon wasn't the only local p...

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In Myanmar : US warns against civilian attacks as 17 drown fleeing violence

In Myanmar : US warns against civilian attacks as 17 drown fleeing violence

The WFP said it takes food diversions very seriously and has asked the government to provide further information to help it trace where the parcels were originally sent. New recruits are being trained...

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I Am From Houston-We Were Not Ready for This

I Am From Houston-We Were Not Ready for This

Harvey's center was sitting just off the Texas coast in the Gulf of Mexico, drawing energy from the warm waters there and pushing band after band of heavy rain onshore. Harvey's center was 85 mi...

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Secrecy surrounds Interior Department's sham review of public lands

Secrecy surrounds Interior Department's sham review of public lands

Zinke trekked to Bears Ears in May to tour the national monument and meet with stakeholders on both sides of the issue and a month later he issued interim recommendations. The Conservation Allianc...

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Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Leicester

Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Leicester

Andrey Arshavin claimed a remarkable four-goal haul in a dramatic 4-4 draw at Anfield to deliver a serious blow to Liverpool's title ambitions. Vicente Iborra, Robert Huth , Danny Drinkwater and ...

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: 'Real determination' led to 'superb' grades at Marling

GCSE RESULTS 2017: 'Real determination' led to 'superb' grades at Marling

Isaac, 16, said: "I was very nervous but it has been good". The exam board says there are several factors this year affecting the results in different ways for individual subjects. Will Banbury GCS...

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Wear solar specs or make a viewer to safely watch eclipse

Wear solar specs or make a viewer to safely watch eclipse

Here in Acadiana the partial solar eclipse will begin just a few minutes before noon and end around 3:00 p.m. "The Great American Eclipse": David Muir, Rob Marciano, Ginger Zee and ABC News c...

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State officials warn of eclipse scams, fake glasses

State officials warn of eclipse scams, fake glasses

You might want to keep a watchful eye on the sky on August 21st, 2017. Does your house, work, or school fall in the path of the total eclipse? Pacific time . 21, the day of the eclipse , so stude...

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Spain attacks: Fourth suspect arrested

Spain attacks: Fourth suspect arrested

The first victim named in the attack is Bruno Gulotta, a father of two young children from Italy who was on vacation with his family when he was hit by the van, the Telegraph reported. "We were scar...

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Kim Jong Un made very wise and well reasoned decision

But as State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said on Tuesday , the U.S. has no plans of stepping them down. "The United States and President Trump have already promised to sufficiently con...

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Schools systems prepare for the total solar eclipse

Schools systems prepare for the total solar eclipse

More than 3,000 years ago, the Chinese believed that a dragon ate the sun during a solar eclipse , so they gathered outdoors to drive away the beast by beating pots, pans and drums. Retail chains lik...

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Senate parliamentarian challenges another part of the Republican healthcare proposal

Senate parliamentarian challenges another part of the Republican healthcare proposal

This was McCain's big chance to make what perhaps could have been one of his final votes in the Senate a positive one. With several centrist Republicans evidently determined to stop any significant ...

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Somalis in Minneapolis Shocked and Saddened by Police Shooting

Somalis in Minneapolis Shocked and Saddened by Police Shooting

The bureau said Noor's attorney didn't say when or if Noor would talk to investigators, and under the law an interview can't be compelled. In a statement , the Ruszczyk family said they hoped to br...

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Jaguar E-PACE US specs confirmed

Jaguar E-PACE US specs confirmed

Unlike other Jaguars now on sale , the E-Pace uses a steel body, transversely laid out engines and front-wheel-drive format for the most basic model. The E-PACE R-DYNAMIC, meanwhile, while coax 296...

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Daly: Lions backs can cut open All Blacks

Daly: Lions backs can cut open All Blacks

Laumape made his test debut as Williams' replacement and is now awarded his first test start. "I watched him playing against Ireland in the U20s World Cup previous year and straight away [he] strike...

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Israel's first envoy to India reflects on 25 years of blossoming ties

Israel's first envoy to India reflects on 25 years of blossoming ties

But I remember my friend what you said in that first meeting. PM Modi and his host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are expected to further bilateral ties in defence, space, agriculture, ...

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Pacquiao vs. Horn odds: Manny Pacquiao clear betting favorite for Brisbane matchup

Pacquiao vs. Horn odds: Manny Pacquiao clear betting favorite for Brisbane matchup

Unlike most fights featuring big names like Pacquiao, this boxing card will not headline a pay-per-view event, and instead will be shown on ESPN . Katsidis has fought some of the world's all-time...

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GST Launch Live news updates from Parliament

GST Launch Live news updates from Parliament

In his speech, the President said that GST was the culmination of 17-year-long journey. It cautions that many businesses will find difficulty in achieving good levels of compliance, especially at th...

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Where to see 4th of July Fireworks around Portland

Where to see 4th of July Fireworks around Portland

Montgomery County is again hosting two free fireworks shows this year. Fife and Drum Corps at 11:00 a.m., followed by live reading of the Declaration of Independence. Some seats will be available ne...

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