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Bangkok ferris wheel catches fire, but no injuries reported

BANGKOK (AP) — The ferris wheel at a newly opened dinosaur theme park in Bangkok has caught fire, but the park says no one was on it at the time, and no injuries were reported. … Read entire article »

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Story ties rookie mark with 10th HR in April; Rockies roll

PHOENIX (AP) — Trevor Story tied a rookie record with his 10th homer of April, a two-run shot, and the Colorado Rockies hit four home runs in a 9-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. … Read entire article »

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IS claims responsibility for Baghdad bombing that killed 21

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a bombing Saturday east of Baghdad, according to a statement posted on an IS-affiliated website. The attack killed at least 21 people and wounded at least 42 others, according to Iraqi police and hospital officials. The IS statement described the attack as a three-ton truck bombing. … Read entire article »

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Slain teen's dad, stepmom arrested on domestic abuse charges

WYTHEVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities say the father and stepmother of a slain Virginia teenager have been arrested after a domestic violence incident. … Read entire article »

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Police: Man shot dead after killing wife, shooting at deputy

SULPHUR, La. (AP) — Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting his wife is dead after exchanging gunfire with sheriff’s deputies in southwest Louisiana. … Read entire article »

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Police confirm 7 dead in building collapse in Kenyan capital

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Seven people were killed and at least 121 others were injured in the collapse of a residential building in Nairobi during heavy rains, Kenyan officials said Saturday. … Read entire article »

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Judge: Man suing Hastert can remain anonymous for now

CHICAGO (AP) — One day after a man publicly revealed himself as a sexual abuse victim of Dennis Hastert, a judge ruled Thursday that another victim does not have to reveal his name in a lawsuit that contends the former U.S. House Speaker hasn’t paid all the money promised in exchange for his silence. … Read entire article »

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Padres get 3-run HR from Kemp in 5-1 win over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Kemp hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning against his former team, and the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 on Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak. … Read entire article »

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AP EXPLAINS: Why Aleppo is Syria's fiercest battleground

As a two-month-old cease-fire collapses and peace talks stall, the northern city of Aleppo is once again a main battlefield in Syria’s devastating civil war. More than 200 people have been killed in the last nine days in airstrikes and shelling on contested neighborhoods of the city. … Read entire article »

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Whitey Bulger's girlfriend gets 21 more months in prison

BOSTON (AP) — The longtime girlfriend of gangster James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced Thursday to an additional 21 months in prison for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating whether other people helped Bulger while he was a fugitive. … Read entire article »

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Clinton on Rival Sanders: 'I Really Welcome His Ideas' to Win the Presidency

Clinton on Rival Sanders: 'I Really Welcome His Ideas' to Win the Presidency

(Image via Screenshot) In an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper that aired on Friday, Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton said that she welcomes her opponent Bernie Sanders’ progressive platform and passionate supporters as they work together to accomplish one primary objective: beating Donald Trump. Clinton spoke as if she were the presumptive Democratic nominee, saying that she welcomes the Vermont senator’s ideas for the future of the party leading up to the Democratic National Convention in July.  “In the lead up to … Read entire article »

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Trump on Calif. GOP Convention Protests: ‘Felt Like I Was Crossing the Border’

Trump on Calif. GOP Convention Protests: ‘Felt Like I Was Crossing the Border’

(Image via Screenshot) During his remarks at the California Republican Party Convention on Friday, GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump addressed the tense anti-Trump protests outside of the event that prompted his Secret Service to escort him into the building through a back entryway.   “That was not the easiest entrance I’ve ever made,” he joked. “My wife called. She said, there are helicopters following you. And then we went under a fence and through a fence… Oh, … Read entire article »

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Target Stock Drops Amid Transgender Bathroom 'Inclusivity' Controversy

Target Stock Drops Amid Transgender Bathroom 'Inclusivity' Controversy

Target Stock Drops Amid Transgender Bathroom ‘Inclusivity’ Controversy When it comes to knowing the pulse of the country, looks like Target is off the mark. Late Thursday, the American Family Association’s “Boycott Target” petition crossed the million pledge mark. As of this writing, the number of signatures has inched … Read entire article »

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Secret Service Escorts Trump to Back Entrance of CA GOP Convention Amid Protests

Secret Service Escorts Trump to Back Entrance of CA GOP Convention Amid Protests

(Image via Screenshot) Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is scheduled to speak at the California Republican Party Convention on Friday. Anti-Trump protests have erupted ahead of his speech, prompting Secret Service to escort the GOP presidential frontrunner into the event venue via a back entrance. Secret Service walks with Donald Trump at California event https://t.co/VBZUIDRxHY https://t.co/xkobSHLcaM — CNN (@CNN) April 29, 2016 Trump was supposed to speak promptly at the Hyatt Regency in Burlingame at noon but the sheer volume of the … Read entire article »

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GlobeScan/BBC Study: More People Identify as "Global Citizens" Now

GlobeScan/BBC Study: More People Identify as "Global Citizens" Now

GlobeScan/BBC Study: More People Identify as “Global Citizens” Now A survey conducted by GlobeScan and reported by BBC World Service reveals that for the first time since GlobeScan began tracking opinion data in 2001, more people identify as “global citizens” than “citizens of their country.” The survey, which polled more than 20,000 people across 21 … Read entire article »

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Ohio City Residents Are Dealing With a ‘Serial Pooper’

Ohio City Residents Are Dealing With a ‘Serial Pooper’

The people of Ohio City, Ohio, are wishing they could just flush and forget about a recent rash of incidents involving human feces found in their yards or even on walkways to local businesses. “I have found wads of poop! And I have had to clean it up myself,” Ohio City local, Libby Mayich, told ABC5. [intermarkets_ad] “It’s very disgusting,” said a man only identified as Mark. “You call 9-1-1 and say ‘Hey man, I see somebody … Read entire article »

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BREAKING: Protests Break Out Ahead of Trump Speech in California

BREAKING: Protests Break Out Ahead of Trump Speech in California

BREAKING: Protests Break Out Ahead of Trump Speech in California Update, 4/29, 4:29 p.m. Captain Mexico is spotted stomping on a burning an effigy of Trump. Trump effigy burning while crowd chants. Mexico superhero stomps it out.#DumpTrump #WeWillNotBeTrumped pic.twitter.com/W0LSCE9VA1 — BlackOUT Collective (@blackoutcollect) April 29, 2016 Update, 4/29, 4:15 p.m. The protesters are … Read entire article »

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Will Ferrell Turns Down Lead Role in ‘Reagan’ ‘Alzheimer’s Comedy’

Will Ferrell Turns Down Lead Role in ‘Reagan’ ‘Alzheimer’s Comedy’

(Image via Twitter) Actor and comedian Will Ferrell will not be starring in the movie “Reagan,” one of his reps told Fox News Friday. While the actor did consider the script, he said he will not be “pursuing” either the acting or producing role. “While it is by no means [an] ‘Alzheimer’s comedy’ as has been suggested, Mr. Ferrell is not pursuing this project,” said his rep. “Reagan” is a political comedy that focuses on former U.S. President … Read entire article »

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Will Ferrell Turns Down Lead Role in ‘Reagan’ ‘Alzheimer’s Comedy’

Will Ferrell Turns Down Lead Role in ‘Reagan’ ‘Alzheimer’s Comedy’

(Image via Twitter) Actor and comedian Will Ferrell will not be starring in the movie “Reagan,” one of his reps tells Fox News. While the actor did consider the script, he will not be “pursuing” either the acting or producing role. “While it is by no means [an] ‘Alzheimer’s comedy’ as has been suggested, Mr. Ferrell is not pursuing this project,” said his rep. “Reagan” is a political comedy that focuses on former U.S. President Ronald Reagan at … Read entire article »

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Obama Launches ‘Smart Gun’ Program

Obama Launches ‘Smart Gun’ Program

(Image via Twitter) President Obama announced on Friday the launch of a “smart gun technology” development program. The Obama administration aims to implement the use of “smart guns” by law enforcement across the U.S. Smart gun technology utilizes “user-authorization technology” — such as fingerprints or touch ID — to ensure that firearms can only be operated by their owners.  “As I said in January, these commonsense steps are not going to prevent every tragedy, but what if they prevented even one?” … Read entire article »

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