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Exclusive: Russian civilians helping Assad use military base back home - witnesses

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MGM sets August opening date for Massachusetts casino

MGM sets August opening date for Massachusetts casinoThe fate of Wynn's glitzy Boston-area casino may still be up in the air, but rival MGM says it is on track to open the first Las Vegas-style casino resort in Massachusetts sooner than expected. MGM Resorts International is now targeting Aug. 24 as the new opening date for the $960 million hotel and casino complex it has been building in downtown Springfield, President Bill Hornbuckle told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Hornbuckle declined to address reports that the company has been quietly negotiating with Wynn Resorts to take over its more than $2.5 billion project on the Everett waterfront, which is slated to open sometime next year.


PG&E offers new $3,000 rebate to Nissan Leaf buyers

PG&E offers new $3,000 rebate to Nissan Leaf buyersCalifornia is already by far the No. 1 state for sales of electric cars, and the state's biggest utility apparently wants to add to that momentum. PG&E (formerly Pacific Gas & Electric) announced yesterday a new $3,000 purchase incentive for new Nissan Leafs. The utility company rebate is taken off the purchase price and comes on top of a $7,000 rebate from the state and the $7,500 federal tax credit.


Golden State Killer and East Area Rapist Suspect Arrested in Decades-Old Case

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Republicans Hold On To Arizona House Seat That Trump Won In A Landslide

Republicans Hold On To Arizona House Seat That Trump Won In A LandslideRepublicans held on to a contested Arizona House seat in Tuesday's special


GOP Candidate Don Blankenship Rips Mitch McConnell's 'Chinaperson' Family

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Manhunt Underway for Man Who Allegedly Killed a Deputy in Maine

Manhunt Underway for Man Who Allegedly Killed a Deputy in MaineA man scheduled to appear in court to face gun charges Wednesday killed a sheriff's deputy in Maine, stole his cruiser and robbed a convenience store, officials said.


Macron predicts U.S. will return to Paris Agreement on climate change

Macron predicts U.S. will return to Paris Agreement on climate changeFrench President Emmanuel Macron said during a joint meeting of Congress that he’s certain the United States will ultimately reverse U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to remove America from the Paris Agreement on climate change.


Florida High School Resource Officer Under Investigation

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Daily Beast Suspends Joy Reid Column Amid Scrutiny Over Her Hacking Claims

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Nine teenagers dead, one missing in southern Israel flash flood

Nine teenagers dead, one missing in southern Israel flash floodAt least nine teenage seminary students died after they were swept away by a flash flood in the Negev Desert in southern Israel on Thursday, an ambulance service said. Military helicopters and search and rescue units scoured the Zafit river bed that flows into the rift valley at the southern end of the Dead Sea after a flash flood caught a party of 25 trekkers in the usually bone-dry area by surprise. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the event as a "terrible disaster" and praised rescuers for their efforts.


Man who shot 2 police officers, 1 civilian in Dallas arrested

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Avicii's Family Releases Statement Saying The DJ 'Could Not Go On Any Longer'

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Harley-Davidson Updates Street and Sportster Trade-In Program

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U.S. Press Freedom Ranking Falls Again, Thanks To 'Media-Bashing Enthusiast' Trump

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Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

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French President Emmanuel Macron visits Trump in 3-day trip to Washington

French President Emmanuel Macron visits Trump in 3-day trip to WashingtonFrance's Emmanuel Macron left Washington looking like a superstar — whether or not he changed President Donald Trump's mind on staying in Syria, how to contain Iran or anything at all.


Trump's Budget Director Admits He Spoke Only To Lobbyists Who Paid Him

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Pennsylvania Cop Drives 84-Year-Old Man to Hospital So He Can Visit Ailing Wife

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Acting Armenia leader suggests election as protests roll on

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Dallas Officer Shot At Home Depot Dies. 2 Others Still In Hospital.

Dallas Officer Shot At Home Depot Dies. 2 Others Still In Hospital.A Dallas police officer has died and another remains in critical condition


Boeing reports jump in 1Q profits, lifts 2018 forecast

Boeing reports jump in 1Q profits, lifts 2018 forecastBoeing reported a surge in first-quarter profits on Wednesday and lifted its full-year earnings forecast following a strong performance in commercial aviation and defense programs. The results again reflect broad health in commercial aviation as the airline industry enjoys a more stable financial period and as flying becomes much more common in the Middle East, Asia and other developing regions. A big player in China, Boeing has often been seen as vulnerable to a trade war between the United States and China, a possibility that topped Wall Street's list of worries earlier this month but has receded of late amid softer rhetoric between Washington and Beijing.


Stanley Cup odds: Vegas still gives Nashville best chances to win it all

Stanley Cup odds: Vegas still gives Nashville best chances to win it allSixteen teams entered, but only eight remain.


'Christian Researcher' Has A Head-Spinning New Doomsday Prediction

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Waffle House shooting hero raises more than $160,000 for victims

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Victims voice relief after arrest in serial killing case

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White House Preps Spending Cuts Bill That Could Set Up Another Shutdown Standoff

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President Trump Brushes 'Dandruff' Off French President Macron’s Suit as the Two Leaders Tussle Over Iran

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Danish Inventor Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Of Journalist Kim Wall

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Generation gap: South Koreans fear, welcome and ignore the North

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Man who was told rare gold coin was fake set to become millionaire after experts realise it is genuine

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32nd anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

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New Documents Show Pompeo Failed To Disclose Additional Business Ties To China

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Warrant: Suspect's suspicious behavior drew police attention

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 clocked at 212 MPH

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The Kanye West And Donald Trump Lovefest Becomes 2018's Funniest Meme

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U.S. Supreme Court divided over Texas electoral district fight

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Video Shows Virginia Cop Shoot And Wound A Fleeing Teenager

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Would Israel Attack S-300 Air Defenses in Syria?

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Philippines to deport Australian nun who angered Duterte

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Sorry, Kid: Hanging Mobiles Are Having a Grown-Up Moment

Sorry, Kid: Hanging Mobiles Are Having a Grown-Up Moment


California university won't punish professor who jeered Bush

California university won't punish professor who jeered BushFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death will not be punished, the president of the university announced Tuesday.


Suspected Waffle House Shooter Angered in Tapes

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Hero in Cowboy Hat Foils Armed Grocery Store Robbery

Hero in Cowboy Hat Foils Armed Grocery Store RobberyYippee ki yay!


Trump Says He Did Stay Overnight In Moscow, Claims James Comey Lied In Memo

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Maybach Vision Ultimate Luxury Concept Live From Beijing

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Ex-Minnesota policeman to argue self-defense in Australian woman's shooting death-newspaper

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This Is What Queen Elizabeth And Prince Philip's Wedding Looked Like

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Top US court rules for Arab Bank in Israel attack case

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Exclusive: Russian civilians helping Assad use military base back home - witnesses

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MGM sets August opening date for Massachusetts casino

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PG&E offers new $3,000 rebate to Nissan Leaf buyers

PG&E offers new $3,000 rebate to Nissan Leaf buyersCalifornia is already by far the No. 1 state for sales of electric cars, and the state's biggest utility apparently wants to add to that momentum. PG&E (formerly Pacific Gas & Electric) announced yesterday a new $3,000 purchase incentive for new Nissan Leafs. The utility company rebate is taken off the purchase price and comes on top of a $7,000 rebate from the state and the $7,500 federal tax credit.


Golden State Killer and East Area Rapist Suspect Arrested in Decades-Old Case

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Republicans Hold On To Arizona House Seat That Trump Won In A Landslide

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