• Man kidnaps family at gunpoint, makes them take him to Target
Man kidnaps family at gunpoint, makes them take him to Target

Tuesday, asking for money , according to ABC 11. A resident gave him money but the man displayed a gun and then forced the residents - an adult man and woman, and two young children - out of the house and into their vehicle. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after he also tried to take the victim's vehicle but was scared away when another...

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  • Democrats Seek Suspension of Kushner's Security Clearance
Democrats Seek Suspension of Kushner's Security Clearance

Kushner's multiple contacts with Russian officials before they became public". For example, on January 13, when White House press secretary Sean Spicer shared a timeline of interactions between former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak, but failed to share information about an in-person meeting betwee...

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  • Trump congratulates Handel for winning in Georgia
Trump congratulates Handel for winning in Georgia

She will be the first woman sent to the U.S. House from Georgia . There have been five special elections for congressional seats since the 2016 presidential election. "They lost this one and are now 0-4 in specials this year". Protestations aside, Handel often embraced the national tenor of the race, joining a GOP chorus that lambasted Oss...

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  • Pictures of Mohammed bin Salman Being Appointed Crown Prince
Pictures of Mohammed bin Salman Being Appointed Crown Prince

The new crown prince was also named as deputy prime minister, and maintained his defence minister role. Al Arabiya news network reported that the promotion of the prince was approved by the kingdom's Allegiance Council, and that the king had called for a public pledging of loyalty to the new crown prince Wednesday evening in Mecca.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition, hospital announces
Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition, hospital announces

Bullet holes at the YMCA where a gunman opened fire during a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, VA. Rep. Steve Scalise was shot. CNN reports when the Louisiana Republican arrived at the hospital after the shooting last week, he was categorized in critical condition.

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  • 'Morning Joe' Warns Democrats: 'Marching in the Streets Does Not Win Elections'
'Morning Joe' Warns Democrats: 'Marching in the Streets Does Not Win Elections'

But veteran Republican operatives also warn against overreading the lessons of one special election . But their Georgia victory was not to be . The highest profile contest came Tuesday, as former Georgia secretary of state Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff a race to replace U.S.

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  • US Trump's visit not mentioned in Queen's speech on government policy
US Trump's visit not mentioned in Queen's speech on government policy

But as of Wednesday morning, no deal had been made. What was in the speech? Bills on trade and customs will be introduced - Brexit means Britain will try to strike new deals with the European Union but also with other nations that it was unable to negotiate with while a an European Union member.

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  • The Syria hotline for United States and Russian militaries
The Syria hotline for United States and Russian militaries

The two latest shoot downs, in addition to the one on June 8, has raised questions over whether the U.S.is getting drawn into a war with Russian Federation or Syria , rather than just with ISIS. The U.S. end of the line, located at the air command operations center in Qatar, remains open, Davis said, adding that the U.S. remains committed to using...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy could make for major rain event in area
Tropical Storm Cindy could make for major rain event in area

As of mid-morning Wednesday the unorganized storm had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour. It was moving toward the northwest at 8 miles per hour. On Tuesday, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey also declared a statewide state of emergency. Flash flooding is expected to be of the greatest concern for this area.

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  • After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill
After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill

Given the opposition of all Senate Democrats to repealing Obamacare, Republican leaders will need the support of at least 50 of the chamber's 52 Republicans to ensure passage. And another conservative, Sen. But as of now, victory is not guaranteed and he stopped short of definitely scheduling the vote for next week. The move would allow them to...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy threatens to flood Shreveport and Mobile
Tropical Storm Cindy threatens to flood Shreveport and Mobile

Heavy rain is still expected throughout the day and overnight as Cindy heads for landfall on along the Louisiana/Texas border. This image from NOAA's GOES-East satellite shows bands of thunderstorms north and east of Tropical Storm Cindy .

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  • Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss
Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss

But it wasn't. It's not that focusing intently on the opposing party's leader doesn't work anymore. The focus on Pelosi comes in part because she's the only figure in Democratic politics who is universally known and detested on the right.

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  • Queen Elizabeth's Speech Includes Pledge to Fight Anti-Gay Discrimination
Queen Elizabeth's Speech Includes Pledge to Fight Anti-Gay Discrimination

It was a dressed-down affair this year because the election put the date too close to the queen's birthday parade, and it wasn't possible to put on two such occasions within days of one another. That was before May called the June 8 election that cost her Conservative Party its parliamentary majority and a fire in a London apartment block that ki...

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud while at Real Madrid
Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud while at Real Madrid

He has yet to comment on the accusation. A prosecutor said that Mourinho did not declare income from use of his image rights in order to gain an "illicit benefit". "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, not the public prosecutor have contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers who were hired for the inspection process".

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  • Saratoga Springs woman dies after driving off narrow bridge into creek
Saratoga Springs woman dies after driving off narrow bridge into creek

Investigators are still working to determine why her vehicle toppled off the one-lane bridge on Brown Point Lane but they do not suspect foul play, State Police said. Police said the investigation into the incident is continuing, but at this time troopers do not suspect foul play was involved. They say the bridge has railroad ties running down it...

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  • NTU drops in world university rankings
NTU drops in world university rankings

The Australian National University and Tsinghua University were the other two institutions in the Asia Pacific region to make it to the top 25 in this year's rankings. They continued, "We are particularly pleased to note that we are recognised as a top global university in terms of academic reputation and employer reputation and that we are regarde...

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  • 96-year-old Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital
96-year-old Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital

Telegraph says Prince Philip is understood to have been taken to hospital by vehicle from Windsor to London on Tuesday evening, as a precautionary measure on the advice of his doctor. " Her Majesty is being kept informed and will attend Royal Ascot as planned this afternoon ", it added. It is the first time in 43 years the Queen will open parli...

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  • Soros says Britain nearing tipping point, may reverse Brexit
Soros says Britain nearing tipping point, may reverse Brexit

Still, it's a role reversal for Britain, which had been buoyed by strong growth in recent times - even after the momentous vote on June 23, 2016 to leave the EU. Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said: "If we don't succeed, both sides will lose". Merkel said she wanted the talks to be conducted "in a good spirit" and that Britain's positio...

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  • Yoga Day celebrated in Sheyn International
Yoga Day celebrated in Sheyn International

Urging everyone to make Yoga a part of their lives, the Prime Minister said that Yoga is about health assurance, and it is not even expensive to practice. Proponents of the exercise say it is a 5,000-year-old physical, mental and spiritual practice with origins in India . Bhandari has been teaching yoga in China since 2003.The event is a cultu...

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  • UK Queens husband Prince Philip, 96, admitted to hospital
UK Queens husband Prince Philip, 96, admitted to hospital

News reports, Buckingham Palace released the news on June 21, noting that Prince Philip was brought to London's King Edward VII Hospital "as a precautionary measure". The palace said Philip was driven to the hospital by private auto Tuesday evening on the advice of a physician. The former naval officer's irascible, no-nonsense approach, combine...

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