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Jun 26 2017

Lifestyle blogger Rebecca Burger killed by exploding whipped cream dispenser

In two messages posted on the model's Instagram account, which now has more than 165,000 followers , Burger's family warned her fans about the dangers of pressu...

Jun 26 2017

Health bill test of McConnell's leadership skills

ADAPT , the 25-year-old disability rights organization that organized the protest , immediately created a page on GoFundMe to raise money for the legal fees these pa...

Jun 26 2017

Emirates Team New Zealand hold early advantage in Americas Cup

A win by the Kiwis would deny the USA crew their third successive win. Australian Spithill's Oracle team now faces an uphill battle to win the 35th edition of the compe...

Jun 26 2017

Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 56

The suicide auto bomb in Quetta left seven policemen and a leader of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (Nazaryati) dead as well as 24 others injured and the perpetrators carried i...

Jun 26 2017

Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in House districts

The efficiency gap model was developed by University of Chicago law professor Nick Stephanopoulos and Eric McGhee , of the nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of Cali...

Jun 26 2017

Disabled protesters stage sit-in outside Sen. Mitch McConnell's office

Amid chants of "Don't Touch Medicaid! " and signs suggesting the same, many of those protesting the Senate bill were either elderly or in wheelchairs, offering a stunn...

Jun 26 2017

Sheriff: Teen injured after fall from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'

The girl has been identified as a 14-year-old from Greenwood , Delaware . Another child was also in the auto , the sheriff's office said. Police described the " Sk...

Jun 25 2017

Trump calls Russian collusion claims a 'HOAX!'

Johnson announced the shift on the same day as the release of a declassified USA intelligence report that said Putin "ordered" an influence campaign in 2016 aimed at the ...

Jun 25 2017

President 'T' blasts Obama on Russian Federation election meddling in Twitter ramble

Did nothing about it. In a tweet on Friday, Trump attacked Obama for doing "nothing about it" past year while the election was still ongoing. The comments came afte...

Jun 25 2017

Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

One ADAPT member said that police were responsible for the violent nature of the arrests, but that the organization's demonstration was in keeping with the severity of ...

Jun 25 2017

More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen

Already more than 1,300 people have died - one quarter of them children - and the death toll is expected to rise. The UNICEF representative says cholera cases are g...

Jun 25 2017

Aditi makes a modest start in Arkansas golf on LPGA

I just hit a little nine-iron, so I think it was 135. I just tried to play a 130 shot and it pitched about 7 [feet] behind it and came back. Leader Park hasn't missed a...

Jun 25 2017

Extra-virgin olive oil may prevent Alzheimer's

If EVOO proves to be an effective treatment for the disease, the discovery will have profound implications for the management of one of the most debilitating diseases t...

Jun 25 2017

Parade of forwards at top of National Hockey League draft

He is looking forward to many more games in Sin City. He is a strong two-way player that likes getting the puck to the net, and his ability to use his size to its full ...

Jun 25 2017

Sailing-Winds of change for America's Cup in Bermuda Triangle

Emirates Team New Zealand capitalised on mistakes from their rivals to leave them 4-0 ahead and just three points from victory. Oracle's boat clearly was faster than ...

Jun 24 2017

Mistrial declared in Ohio cop's murder retrial

To convict Tensing of murder , jurors had to find he purposely killed DuBose . "The message that is being sent is, if you are black, all the police officer has to d...

Jun 24 2017

Darjeeling violence: Police register case against GJM supremo Bimal Gurung, wife

On the meeting convened by the state government , the home secretary said three political parties, including the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC), and two development boa...

Jun 24 2017

Grenfell Tower fire: PM apologises for local and national government failures

Independent checks have already confirmed the materials used in four of the clad blocks are good-quality and fire retardant, and the council is expected to conclude its r...

Jun 24 2017

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Yet neither Ossoff's campaign nor the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee attempted to tie Republican victor Karen Handel to Trump in a television ad even once....

Jun 24 2017

David Davis "encouraged" by first Brexit meeting

In choreographed talks that saw the two men exchange mountaineering gifts, they agreed to discuss divorce issues before negotiations on a future trade deal can start. B...