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Google ‘Florida Man’ and your birthday - and see what you get

Google ‘Florida Man’ and your birthday - and see what you get

Florida is famous for its many freaky crimes, often committed by (if you go according to news headlines), a seemingly unstoppable criminal known as "Florida Man", or #FloridaMan. One source that does seem to be benefiting from the Florida Man Birthday Challenge? Other theories from Twitter users include the state's year-round hot weather or its methamphetamine problem, while some blamed the alligators. Read More

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Read Attorney General Barr’s full letter confirming delivery of Mueller’s report

Read Attorney General Barr’s full letter confirming delivery of Mueller’s report

The Justice Department said Mueller delivered his final report to Attorney General William Barr and officially concluded his probe of Russian election interference and possible coordination with Trump associates. Fox News reports that Mueller has not recommended any new indictments. President Trump has not yet been personally briefed on the report, according to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders. Read More

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Dozens dead as ferry sinks in Tigris River near Iraq's Mosul

Dozens dead as ferry sinks in Tigris River near Iraq's Mosul

Kahil said the ferry can normally carry 50 people but "there were 250 on board before the incident". Maj Gen Saad Maan, the interior ministry spokesman, said 71 people died and 55 were rescued, among them 19 children. Khalil says numerous dead were women and children, adding that search operations are still underway. Videos of the ferry disaster posted online showed people struggling against the strong current. Read More

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Trump says he intends to designate Brazil as 'maybe a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally'

Trump says he intends to designate Brazil as 'maybe a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally'

Not once did he challenge the claim that they are both fighting against basic civil rights for LGBT people. In the most recent episode, Trump has teamed up with Bolsonaro and other regional allies against socialist Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, whose economy has been ravaged by internal mismanagement and restrictive sanctions by Washington. Read More

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Is Joe Biden planing 2020 presidential run?

Is Joe Biden planing 2020 presidential run?

The reports about a possible Biden-Abrams ticket raises new questions about Biden's meeting with Abrams last week. Chicago financier Louis Susman, among former President Barack Obama's largest campaign fundraisers, told the business outlet he is discussing with "family and friends" about supporting O'Rourke. Read More

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Trump answers rebuke with a veto

Trump answers rebuke with a veto

The projects on the list run the gamut, including a hangar for drones at Kunsan Air Base in South Korea and a wastewater treatment plant at the U.S. They're suggesting that once lawmakers know which home-state projects could be targeted, they'll be likelier to vote next week to override Trump's veto of a measure aimed at preventing the cuts. Read More

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Fugitive billionaire Nirav Modi arrested in London; to be produced in court

Fugitive billionaire Nirav Modi arrested in London; to be produced in court

Mr. Modi was arrested by officers from the Met Police's extradition unit and would remain in custody until the hearing at which the granting of bail would be determined. Modi's lawyer in London , George Hepburne Scott, said he planned to fight any possible extradition, adding that Modi feels the charges against him are "politically motivated", according to Reuters . Read More

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Let Mueller report come out, 'let people see it'

Let Mueller report come out, 'let people see it'

Gohmert said that with all things considered, Trump is correct to want the entire Mueller dossier released to the public. A new poll released Monday by USA Today shows half of those asked side with President Trump regarding Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe; describing the investigation as a "witch hunt" against the Commander-in-Chief. Read More

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Trump complains he is being blamed for New Zealand attack

Trump complains he is being blamed for New Zealand attack

He wrote: "As a symbol of renewed white identity and common goal?" On Sunday, Mr Trump told his 59 million Twitter followers to "stop working soooo hard on being politically correct". "I think sometimes you simply have to yield to the objective evidence, and that is it points to [Trump] being sympathetic to that point of view", Ellison said on CNN, before referencing a white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville in 2017. Read More

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NYPD identifies suspect in slaying of Gambino crime boss Frank Cali

NYPD identifies suspect in slaying of Gambino crime boss Frank Cali

Shea said police had recovered the truck, but had not recovered the gun used in the murder. Cali was home with family members when a truck hit a auto outside the residence, Shea said earlier in the week at a news conference. Neither of the officials had any details about the specific nature of his behavior, but both said no such history could be found. Anthony Comello was arrested in New Jersey in the death of Francesco Cali on Wednesday in front of his Staten Island home, said Chief of ... Read More

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Erdogan: Hagia Sophia will not function as a mosque

Erdogan: Hagia Sophia will not function as a mosque

The gunman shot dead 50 people and wounded more than 40 others in the terrorist rampage in Christchurch on Friday. Erdogan also displayed extracts from a "manifesto" posted online by the attacker and later taken down. Peters said he told Turkish officials "that anything of that nature that misrepresents this country - given that this was a non-New Zealand citizen - imperils the future and safety of the New Zealand people and our people overseas, and it's totally unfair". Read More

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'1000 dead' in Mozambique cyclone

'1000 dead' in Mozambique cyclone

Rains and flooding ahead of the storm's arrival had left about more than 120 people dead in Mozambique and Malawi . The NGO told Euronews that first aid workers left the capital Maputo by auto due to airport closure in Beira, however, the team could not access the city because of road closures from a dam break, which caused waters of the Pungue and Buzi rivers to overflow. Read More

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Internal Document Showed Obama DOJ Was Not Willing to Charge Hillary

Internal Document Showed Obama DOJ Was Not Willing to Charge Hillary

Page, who served as a special counsel to former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, has been criticized by Republicans for exchanging texts with Peter Strzok (a former FBI counterintelligence official) that were critical of Trump . During Page's interview with the Judiciary Committee, she essentially confirmed the texts referred to the Russian Federation investigation and said the FBI "knew so little" when the investigation began. Read More

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Union County residents along Missouri River asked to prepare for flooding

Union County residents along Missouri River asked to prepare for flooding

The record level of the Missouri River in St. Joseph is 32.1 feet, set in 1993. The GRCA said there is the potential for ice jams in Grand Valley, New Hamburg, West Montrose, Brantford, Six Nations Territory, Cayuga and Port Maitland. The alert triggered initial precautions, and if the river reaches 45 feet the plant will be taken offline. Water levels on numerous major rivers are expected to stay near record highs into early next week before slowly subsiding. Read More

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France boosts security at places of worship after New Zealand mosque attack

France boosts security at places of worship after New Zealand mosque attack

Many people were killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Friday, a witness said . Two explosives were also found rigged to a single vehicle. The Muslim Council of Great Britain stated: "This is the most deadly Islamophobic terrorist attack we have experienced in recent times". The 74-page dossier by Brenton Tarrant, which has been described by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as a "work of hate", praised Trump as "a symbol of renewed ... Read More

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MPs vote to seek delay to Brexit

MPs vote to seek delay to Brexit

But May is pushing for yet another vote, hoping for a more favorable outcome. But there will probably be a longer delay if they reject the agreement. May is in favor of only a short delay, if any. The answer was no, by 321 votes to 278. Britons voted by 52-48 percent in a 2016 referendum to leave the European Union, a decision that has not only divided the main political parties but also exposed deep rifts in British society. Read More

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Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border order

Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border order

Therefore, to defend the safety and security of all Americans, I will be signing and issuing a formal veto of this reckless resolution - and that's what it was. Unless more Republicans defect from the president's position, neither margin would be sufficient to override a veto. Trump is expected to issue his second veto in the coming weeks over a congressional resolution seeking to end U.S. Read More

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Climate strike: School students from over 120 countries march to 'change history'

Climate strike: School students from over 120 countries march to 'change history'

High school students around the county rallied Friday to call on local officials to support a Green New Deal to mitigate the effects of climate change . National politicians and some university professors can nominate candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize . At a rally in Stockholm on Friday, Thunberg said the world faces an "existential crisis, the biggest crisis humanity ever has faced and still it has been ignored for decades by those that have known about it". Read More

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Ethiopian Airlines says analysis of flight recorders has begun

Ethiopian Airlines says analysis of flight recorders has begun

All of Boeing's 737 MAX jets, which are the best-selling model for Boeing with 72 percent of its 2018 deliveries, were officially grounded on Wednesday following an executive order by President Trump. The cause of the crash is still unclear, experts suspect, but a technical Problem with the machine. Budget airline Thai Lion Air is the only carrier that uses 737 Max aircraft for flights to Taiwan, Lin said. Read More

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Nancy Pelosi: President Donald Trump 'not worth' impeaching

Nancy Pelosi: President Donald Trump 'not worth' impeaching

Pelosi appeared to cut the debate off even further in an interview with The Washington Post Magazine published online Monday. "Every single Democrat running for president should be made to answer: do they agree with the Speaker who stands in opposition to baseless impeachment charges, or will they risk fracturing the country by bowing to the radical elements in their party who want to disenfranchise the American people and overturn the legitimate and lawful result of the last election?" ... Read More

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