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Hillary Clinton to name running mate on Friday

Throughout her presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has been criticized by grassroots education activists for remarks that appeared to reflect...

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Kansas Republicans show little appetite for anti-Trump push

The National Review is also reporting that Cuccinelli is considering a deal with Priebus that would include making changes to the 2020 nominat...

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Obama orders flags at half-staff for Baton Rouge police officers

President Barack Obama has told law enforcement officials that Americans recognise, respect and depend upon the hard and risky work they do, a...

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Turkey Dismisses Almost 9000 Officials After Failed Coup: Ministry

Turkey purged its police yesterday after rounding up thousands of soldiers in the wake of a failed military coup, and said it could reconside...

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Man who smashed Yale window returning to work

Calhoun, is decorated with other slavery-themed paintings and stained glass panels. In the weeks after the incident, 38-year-old Corey Menafee...

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US health officials in Florida investigate possible non-travel case of Zika

The FDH refused to give further details except that it is "actively conducting an epidemiological investigation" along with the Centers for Dise...

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Two Men Arrested in Connection With 500-Acre Boulder, Colorado, Wildfire

Fire authorities are warning that shifting high winds and high temperatures could put homes in danger. Fire investigators and sheriff's detect...

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Last month was hottest June on record: US scientists

But El Niño calmed down this spring-and the global temperature records are still getting smashed (though not by the same margins as the winter r...

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Northeast Florida law enforcement agencies show support for Baton Rouge

Police have identified the gunman as 29-year-old Gavin Long, of Kansas City, Missouri. President Barack Obama promised to spend the rest of hi...

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Judge rules Wisconsin residents who lack ID can vote in November

However, Adelman says there isn't enough time before state's August 9 primary to implement the option to sign an affidavit. A federal judge in...

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RNC Day 1: The important, the interesting, and the ugly

Clinton was a key figure for the convention - one who is disdained by elements of the Republican Party that are at odds over Trump, and therefor...

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Baton Rouge community leader: 'Nobody wants to see death'

The guns are being analyzed for the chain of ownership, he said. The rental auto was found at the scene, along with three firearms - an SAR, 5...

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Turkey suspends 15 000 education staff after failed coup

Turkey's higher education authority on Tuesday demanded the resignation of every university dean in the country in the wake of an attempted ...

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Clinton: First day of Republican convention 'surreal'

On Monday, she gave two high-profile speeches - one to the annual NAACP convention and another to the American Federation of Teachers. "But when...

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Opponent unhappy Obama backing Harris for Senate

Senate in November", she stated in a news release. The president praised Harris as a "lifelong courtroom prosecutor" who has fought global gan...

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Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay Mckesson Arrested in La

Police arrest protesters during a Black Lives Matter rally. In response to the shooting, Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda of St. Paul and Minneapol...

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Utah Zika case raising new questions about how virus spreads

A source has told The Associated Press that a Utah man caring for his father contracted Zika virus in a case that has baffled health officials...

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If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

Trump chose Pence in part to ease some Republicans' concerns about Trump's temperament and lack of political experience. With their chaotic ...

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Seminoles football to appear on all-access Showtime series

As I reported Tuesday, Florida State will appear on Showtime's A Season With . television program. Florida State is expected to be ranked amo...

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Sen. Ron Johnson to speak at GOP national convention

Democratic Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is accusing Republican Sen. A revised version of the ad is narrated by Johnson and includes Nice on a l...

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Beijing warns against 'cradle of war', says panelists were picked by Japan

In 2013, after China took control of the Scarborough Shoal, a reef about 355 kilometres from Manila, the Philippines approached the worldwide ...

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Turkey fires 24000 teachers, police in coup plotters hunt

The White House said on Tuesday that an official request has been submitted by Turkey for the extradition of Fetullah Gulen, accused of master...

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Donald Trump's Director Of African-American Outreach Isn't Much Of A Surprise

Soon after the announcement she was asked about Trump polling at zero percent with African-American voters in both Pennsylvania and Ohio, Mani...

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Police break up skirmishes among demonstrators in Cleveland

They're staying at Kalahari, a water park about 60 miles west from Cleveland, where the convention is taking place. Norovirus is "a very cont...

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Highest-Ranking Police Officer Acquitted in Freddie Gray Case

A mistrial was declared in the case of a fourth officer after jurors couldn't reach a verdict. And while the prosecution was able to prove tha...

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