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Hiker plummets off cliff while taking selfie with girlfriend at waterfall

Hiker plummets off cliff while taking selfie with girlfriend at waterfall

Friends describe Cade Phophet as the life of the party. Because the water is moving so quickly, search crews may have to wait until Tuesday to start searching underwater. Visitors are encouraged to ...

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TCU at Arkansas Gets Kickoff Time on CBS September 9th

Saturday. Even better, OSU relishes a short trip to a familiar locale where three teams they've played this season - Arkansas, Missouri State and Oral Roberts - all await. For the most part we playe...

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SJSU student found in OR after being kidnapped by stranger

SJSU student found in OR after being kidnapped by stranger

She told authorities that she had run out of gas, and when her vehicle stopped, she ran away into high grass and stayed hidden for an hour or two. Bay Area reports the 22-year-old San Jose Universit...

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Trump acknowledges Portland victims, calls attack 'unacceptable'

Trump acknowledges Portland victims, calls attack 'unacceptable'

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler speak at a news conference after a man fatally stabbed two men Friday on a light-rail train when they tried to stop him from yelling anti-Muslim slurs at two young women, ...

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Donald Trump's Communications Chief resigns

Spicer said he thinks the president "is very pleased with his team", but he added, "Ultimately the best messenger is the president himself". The president made it clear that Spicer's and Dubke's job...

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Dayton Signs Bills, Averting Government Shutdown, But Vetoes Legislature's Funding

Dayton Signs Bills, Averting Government Shutdown, But Vetoes Legislature's Funding

But while they traveled the state, they were waiting for Governor Dayton to decide the fate of several spending bills. The governor did veto one item: a pre-emption bill that would prohibit cities f...

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Cannes Film Festival: Sofia Coppola becomes second woman to win best director

Joaquin Phoenix (left) won the best actor and Diane Kruger clinched the best actress . Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst also star, and Colin Farrell plays the wounded man. Early reviews of t...

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Brewers fall to Mets on the road

Brewers fall to Mets on the road

Rene Rivera and Michael Conforto each hit an RBI double during a three-run fifth against Matt Garza (2-2). He looked even better than his 2016 self, considering he drove in two runs, one by swing...

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Our relationship with Germany is 'very bad for US'

Our relationship with Germany is 'very bad for US'

But she also highlighted Germany's history of cooperating with India and China in a global world. There are opportunities for German companies in India's infrastructure, defence sectors, railways,...

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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Demands Special Session For Transgender 'Bathroom Bill'

But Rebecca L. Robertson, legal and policy director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas, said "there can be no compromise on discrimination". The disagreement hinges on an arcane process c...

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CBO Score Says AHCA Will Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

CBO Score Says AHCA Will Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

Along with potentially posing a risk to people's health, that could take a financial toll on the industry. Even young, healthy people in these states paying lower premiums under the AHCA could face ...

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Legislator call to ICE on protesters leads to heated argument

On Twitter, Nevarez called Rinaldi " a liar and a hateful man". The chaos began around 11 a.m. EDT Monday on the last day of a bitter legislative session in Austin. "During that time , Poncho told...

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Photo shows GOP congressman standing on office roof while people protest below

Photo shows GOP congressman standing on office roof while people protest below

Moore said that Issa took questions from the protestors and then chose to head to the roof to get a picture of the whole group. Too afraid to come speak with assembled constituents below. Issa, on the...

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A solution for health care

A solution for health care

With unanimous Democratic opposition expected, Republicans holding a 52-48 Senate majority would lose if just three GOP senators oppose their party's plans. If the AHCA passes the Senate in its re...

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Dead after Highway Washes Out Between Iowa, Wisconsin

Dead after Highway Washes Out Between Iowa, Wisconsin

A witness who was a quarter of a mile behind Walleser contacted authorities, according to the Crawford County Sheriff's Department. Both vehicles were headed from the Iowa side towards Wisconsin. The ...

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Former Panama dictator Noriega dies at 83

Former Panama dictator Noriega dies at 83

Writing on Twitter, journalist Jon Lee Anderson said Noriega told him in an interview past year that he had made a mistake in challenging the United States. "He would only say "hello" very respectfull...

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Lawmakers Clash as SB4 Protesters Descend on Texas Capitol

Some waved banners reading "See you in court!" The demonstration continued for several minutes as officers led people out of the chamber peacefully in small groups. Justin Rodriguez said at a news co...

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Michael Dubke, Trump's communications director, quits

Hence, his departure is most likely not going to be interpreted by Republicans as a green light to turn their back on the President. Dubke's exit is expected to be the beginning of a broader staff s...

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Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

Department of Justice, which sued Bernards Township in November 2016. A five-year battle over the proposed construction of a mosque ended Tuesday when a New Jersey town agreed to settle a pair...

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Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest

Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest

On Friday afternoon, two men were stabbed to death while trying to help two young women who were being targeted by hate speech. Three other men on the train intervened before police say Christian at...

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Jeopardized Memorial Day Parade Successfully Takes Place in Duluth

Jeopardized Memorial Day Parade Successfully Takes Place in Duluth

To him, it's an emotional time of the year, but being around fellow veterans and friends makes it easier. "I think it's a great opportunity we have now to celebrate the men and women who have given so...

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Severe thunderstorms, isolated tornadoes possible

Severe thunderstorms, isolated tornadoes possible

In addition to Richland and Lexington, other Midlands counties included in the severe thunderstorm watch are Bamberg, Calhoun, Clarendon, Fairfield, Kershaw, Newberry, Orangeburg, Saluda, and Sumter...

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President Trump Criticizes Germany in Tweet Amid Tensions with Merkel

After the summit, Mrs Merkel called the climate talks "very hard, if not to say, very unsatisfactory". Questioned about her comments Tuesday, Merkel reiterated her stance: "the discussions with th...

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Supreme Court tightens rules on where companies can be sued

A federal appeals court ruled that the deputies were liable because they provoked a violent confrontation by entering the shack without a warrant. Justice Neil Gorsuch was not on the court when it...

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Lt. Gov. Brian Calley announces part-time legislature ballot proposal

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley announces part-time legislature ballot proposal

Legislators could meet no more than 90 consecutive days a year under the plan, unless the governor calls a special session. To date, no high-profile Republican has entered the race, though Attorney Ge...

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Hundreds Fill Capitol Rotunda To Protest 'Sanctuary Cities' Law

Hundreds Fill Capitol Rotunda To Protest 'Sanctuary Cities' Law

Protesters briefly interrupted the House session to decry Texas' new anti-sanctuary cities law. The chaos began around 11 a.m. EDT Monday on the last day of a bitter legislative session in Austin...

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Modi meets German Chancellor Merkel

Modi meets German Chancellor Merkel

New Delhi and Berlin have over 25 working groups, including in areas such as climate change, energy, infrastructure, and tourism. Asked Tuesday whether her meetings with senior officials from In...

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Here's the hardest word to spell in each state, according to Google

Still, most of us just struggle with the basics. We've all been there, typing away at 50 words per minute, when suddenly the English language gets the best of us resulting in a Google search for the...

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Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

In a statement, Dubke says: "It has been my great honor to serve President Trump and this administration". Impeachment of Trump after Dubke's resignation? Dubke's resignation was first report...

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UI Shut as Students Protest

UI Shut as Students Protest

Olatunji Oladejo, who claimed that the closure was to prevent an avoidable crisis. The university authority had earlier appealed to the students to shelve their planned demonstration in the interest...

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