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Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande fans who survived terror attack 'really emotional' at benefit

Another added: 'That policeman dancing hand in hand with the crowd is actually the best thing, bloody love this country'. Grande performed with various artists, including...

Jun 04 2017

Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout

As the officers moved in, Rodriguez opened fire and the officers fired back at him. When the smoke cleared, three officers and the man had been injured. In a press rele...

Jun 04 2017

For First Time In 4 Years, Solo Speller Claims National Bee Crown

The final event on Thursday saw the victory of Ananya Vinay of Fresno, California , who bagged $40,000 in prize money after spelling 35 words flawlessly. She'd spent 4...

Jun 04 2017

Portland victim's mother appeals Trump to speak against intolerance

Christian, 35, whose full legal name is Jeremiah Joseph Christian, was charged with two counts of aggravated murder , one count of attempted murder, two counts of second...

Jun 04 2017

Trump Signs Waiver to Delay Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

NPR's diplomatic correspondent Michele Kelemen is in our studios. Trump's decision, the minister said, highlights the USA administration's respect to its partners' view...

Jun 04 2017

Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) reacts after scoring a goal past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) in the first period during game three of...

Jun 04 2017

Reports of Van Striking Pedestrians in 'Major Incident' on London Bridge

The London police have declared the incident on London Bridge , and related reports of stabbings at the foodie destination and shopping area Borough Market , to be ...

Jun 04 2017

Erie County Seeks to Hold Itself to Paris Climate Agreement

World leaders have reacted with anger and defiance after President Donald Trump announced that the United States , the world's second biggest carbon emitter, was quit...

Jun 04 2017

Clayton Kershaw Records 2000th Career Strikeout

Kershaw is now 78th all-time on the strikeout list, and still over 3,700 strikeouts behind Nolan Ryan. Exactly where Kershaw ranks in terms of fastest to reach the mile...

Jun 04 2017

Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord

White evangelicals overwhelmingly supported Trump, the Republican candidate in November's U.S. Presidential election. Merkel spoke with Trump by telephone about the dec...

Jun 04 2017

Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers

She spelled tarsier - a small nocturnal animal of the Malay Archipelago with large round eyes, long legs and a long, almost hairless tail. She has watched Rajeev walk d...

Jun 04 2017

Crowds rally at March for Truth in DC and dozens of cities

The demonstrations were held in conjunction with a national " March For Truth " staged in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. The organizers were also calling for an investig...

Jun 04 2017

'Trump's climate claims on China, India false'

Addressing a media briefing in Abuja, the Minister of State for Environment, Mr Ibrahim Jibrin said Nigeria entered into the Paris Agreement as a sovereign state hence ...

Jun 03 2017

12-Year-Old Wins National Spelling Bee With 'Marocain'

Despite qualifying for the National Spelling Bee in 2015, she was unable to attend as she didn't have a sponsor who could help pony up the costs of attending the event ...

Jun 03 2017

White House Holds Briefing Amid Reports Of Staff Changes, Russia Developments

The article describes a December 1 or 2 meeting in which Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and adviser, discussed setting up a direct communication system between Trump and Mos...

Jun 03 2017

Family of suspect in Portland stabbing offers condolences

Best fell to the floor and at least two men rushed over to start CPR, Rachel Macy, a witness told the Oregonian . She said he was a humanitarian "who would have stepped ...

Jun 03 2017

Spicer refers Russia-related queries to Trump's private lawyer

White House communications director Michael Dubke announced his resignation Tuesday. "It has also been my distinct pleasure to work side-by-side, day-by-day with the ...

Jun 03 2017

International Media Slams Trump's Decision To Exit Paris Accord

The issue of how business will fare, respond to or be affected by President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Change Agreement received m...

Jun 03 2017

Portland 'hero' had wedding ring stolen during train stabbing

The crime shocked an already-traumatized community. Appeal for help Portland police had appealed to the public for help in locating the suspect in the theft of Best's...

Jun 03 2017

Doctor Arrested At Trump Hotel On Gun Charges Due In Court

Shortly after Moles checked into the Trump Hotel, authorities located his vehicle, unlocked it and found an assault-style rifle and several magazines with ammunition, as ...