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Supreme Court rejects businesses' challenge to Michigan tax

Supreme Court rejects businesses' challenge to Michigan tax

The companies said they were being treated unfairly because the state retroactively changed its tax laws. One cert petition arose from a challenge to the Washington Legislature's retroactive repeal ...

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Manchester terror attack: Isle of Wight businessman's offer of help

Dawber said she saw a man holding his wife. "You could hear adults telling the little ones it was only a balloon". Information began circulating on social media that Mancunians were also offering b...

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Erdoğan calls Macron to congratulate him over election victory

Erdoğan calls Macron to congratulate him over election victory

Macron, in 2014, took on the job of minister of economy, industry and digital data under the incumbent French President Francois Hollande . "Obviously the government elected after June 8th will b...

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Fan heckles Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James after poor Game 3

Fan heckles Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James after poor Game 3

So now the Cavs lead the series 2-1 and the Celtics will get at least one more game in Boston. James had his worst performance of the 2017 playoffs in the Cavs' dramatic 111-108 loss to the Cel...

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Michael Flynn 'lied to security officials about payments from Russian TV'

Michael Flynn 'lied to security officials about payments from Russian TV'

Specifically, Flynn allegedly told the Pentagon that he had been paid by "U.S. companies" for a December 2015 trip to Moscow, when in fact he received $45,000 from the Russian state-owned media compan...

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Tornadoes strike from Texas to Wisconsin

The storms were accompanied by downpouring rain, strong winds and some states experienced hail, as well. Cleanup volunteers may be needed by Friday, but Fitzgerald said that information would be rel...

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Louis boy begs people to 'stop killing each other'

Louis boy begs people to 'stop killing each other'

Jeffrey said: " A lot of people need to stop killing each other around here because this is just making me feel bad ". The video had over 86,000 views as of Monday morning. "I am a kid and I'm not sup...

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3 men stole vehicle, killed 6-year-old in back seat

Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest announced at a news conference on Thursday [Friday NZ Time] that authorities planned to charge Byron McBride , D'Allen Washington and Dwan Wakefiel...

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Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe

Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe

In response to the CNN report , the White House all but admitted guilt by neither confirming nor denying the story and again focusing on the leaks instead of the actual information being reporte...

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Region unites with support for Manchester attack victims

Region unites with support for Manchester attack victims

Local media reports said that the Manchester Victoria Station, which is close to the concert venue, has been closed and all trains have been cancelled for the time being. That attack was claimed...

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Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93

Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93

Heiress turned actress, Dina Merrill passed away at the age of 93 in East Hampton, New York home . She was also a fine actress who worked in television for years and was featured in a lot of movies...

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These Are The Victims Of The Manchester Terror Attack

These Are The Victims Of The Manchester Terror Attack

According to The Associated Press , the blast, which occurred about 10:30 p.m. after Grande's show, is believed to be a terrorist attack carried out by a male suicide bomber, police said early Tue...

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Abbas says problem with occupation, not Judaism

Abbas says problem with occupation, not Judaism

Check back for more as Trump continues to tweet. Kushner followed his father-in-law to the wall, and later the first lady and Ivanka Trump visited a section where women are allowed to pray. Trump ...

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D.C. Restaurant Thought This 'Pill Cosby' Cocktail Was A Good Idea

D.C. Restaurant Thought This 'Pill Cosby' Cocktail Was A Good Idea

Following the publication of this article, Diet Starts Monday apologized and announced it would remove the "Pill Cosby" from its menu . Incidentally, Cosby joins other Black influencers with ties ...

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Jury selection enters 2nd day in Bill Cosby sex assault case

The search for 12 jurors and six alternates got off to a brisk start, even though a third of the initial jury pool had an opinion about Cosby's guilt or innocence and an equal number said they or some...

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Texas House Votes to Restrict Transgender Kids' Bathroom Use in Public Schools

Texas House Votes to Restrict Transgender Kids' Bathroom Use in Public Schools

Final House approval for the bill is expected as early as Monday. HRC called on the Texas Senate to stop a measure just passed by the Texas House of Representatives that could further ostracize ...

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Condemnation Of Manchester Terror Attack

Condemnation Of Manchester Terror Attack

He later posted a longer statement. The main British political parties have suspended campaigning ahead of the general election on June 8. Andy Burnham, the Greater Manchester metro mayor, called...

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Trump's new tune on Islam unconvincing, experts in Mideast say

On Sunday, Trump was full of praise for Muslim world's history and culture. Trump called on Arab leaders to drive out terrorism from their countries. Then he made clear there would be no public le...

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Iran must never have nuclear weapons: Trump tells Netanyahu

Yet the US has not recognized Israel's sovereignty over the area, even as Israel gears up to recognize the 50-year anniversary of the "reunification" of Jerusalem this week. In some ways, Trump is a...

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Chinese Fighter Jets Intercept US Air Force Plane

Chinese Fighter Jets Intercept US Air Force Plane

China declared an air defense identification zone over a large section of the East China Sea in 2013, a move the US called illegitimate and has refused to recognize. A spokeswoman from the US Air Fo...

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More police on London's streets after Manchester attack - mayor

Representatives for Grande have said she is physically "okay" following the blast, but TMZ has reported the singer will be suspending the remainder of her tour. Mrs May's defiant statement came afte...

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Trump denies something nobody ever reported about him, Israel and Russian Federation

After meeting with Rivlin, Trump visited the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, believed to be the tomb of Jesus Christ . Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attempted, unsuccessfully, to swat Hazan's arm...

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Flynn Invokes Fifth Amendment In Rejecting Senate Subpoena

Flynn's decision reflected the high legal stakes he faces as investigations intensify: a US counterintelligence probe of Russian Federation, a federal investigation in Virginia and multiple congressio...

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James Corden Addresses Attack At Ariana Grande Concert In Manchester

James Corden Addresses Attack At Ariana Grande Concert In Manchester

The sun rises as police stand guard outside the Manchester Arena in Manchester, Britain May 23, 2017 . Police raised the death toll to 22 early Tuesday, and dozens more have been reported injured...

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Former FBI director James Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee

Despite calls for Trump's impeachment from some corners, Republicans are believed to still back the president, while the majority of Democrats have not yet joined calls for the U.S. In light of thes...

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Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

The news came Monday from the Cesena, Italy, hospital where Hayden was being treated since being injured last Wednesday. Judicial authorities have opened an investigation into the crash, but accordi...

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Trump arrives in Israel in search of 'the ultimate deal'

While public statements on the peace process and the status of Jerusalem may dominate headlines, behind the scenes Netanyahu will ask the USA president to impose new sanctions on Iran for threatening ...

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De Lima to Pimentel: Let me vote on crucial bills

De Lima to Pimentel: Let me vote on crucial bills

She said prisoners were allowed to register as voters and vote in recent elections and that the Sandiganbayan had granted the plea of some detained senators to attend birthday celebrations. Caloocan r...

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Texas Lawmakers Advance Restrictions on Trans Public School Kids

During intense debate over the bill Sunday and Monday in the House, Texas Democrats painted the amendment as a throwback to Jim Crow. Under it, transgender students at public and charter schools wou...

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Ariana Grande concert bombing: 22 dead after 'terrorist atrocity'

How do I mark myself safe following a terrorist attack? President Donald Trump offered his condolences to the victims, who he described as "innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdere...

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