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Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes Amazon jungle in Peru

14 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

LIMA, Peru - A large earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.0 struck the Amazon jungle in north-central Peru early Sunday, the U.S. Geological survey reported. The quake...
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India’s 'Big Brother' biometics project raises privacy concerns

24 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Concerns arise over the world's biggest biometrics project and what it means for people's privacy.
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Facebook Could Fix the News Industry With Micropayments-Unless Kik Does It First

30 minutes ago   |   Fortune

It's a problem that's long flummoxed media outlets, and also one that's increasingly frustrating consumers: The inability to pay a small sum, such as 25 cents or $1, to read an...
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Suffolk Republicans want The South Shore Press as official newspaper

39 minutes ago   |   Newsday

Suffolk Republicans want to install The South Shore Press as their official newspaper for county legal ads for the last three months of 2019 and dump the Village Times Herald...
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Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between the US and Iran

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between the US and Iran

44 minutes ago   |   New York Post

BAGHDAD - Iraq offered Sunday to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions and as Tehran's nuclear deal...
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'It's how you make history': The run that punched Toronto's first Finals ticket

3 hours ago   |   ESPN   |   4 articles

In a span of less than eight minutes, Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors changed the fate of the East finals.
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East Chapel Hill knocks out Roberson in 3A soccer final

East Chapel Hill knocks out Roberson in 3A soccer final

4 hours ago   |   WRAL

The East Chapel Hill Wildcats defeated the T.C. Roberson Rams at NC State on Saturday night to claim the 3A girls soccer state championship.
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Weather pushes Oklahoma State-TCU Big 12 semi to Sunday

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

OKLAHOMA CITY - The Big 12 baseball tournament semifinal between Oklahoma State and TCU has been pushed from Saturday night to Sunday morning due to weather.
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MLS roundup: Timbers end road trip with emphatic win in Philly

6 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Portland's 12-game road trip is finally over, and they're headed home with a big win over first-place Philly.
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Menken scores big with live-action ‘Aladdin'

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

LOS ANGELES - Alan Menken's score for the 1992 animated Disney film “Aladdin” earned him one of his eight Oscars. That same year he shared the Best Music, Original Song Oscar...
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Tornado leaves 2 dead & many missing after leveling hotel in Oklahoma

Tornado leaves 2 dead & many missing after leveling hotel in Oklahoma

At least two people have died after a tornado ripped through a trailer park and destroyed a hotel in El Reno outside Oklahoma City, officials in the US state have said. Read more ...

Raptors eliminate Bucks, will face Warriors in NBA Finals

Raptors eliminate Bucks, will face Warriors in NBA Finals

The Toronto Raptors are going to the NBA Finals for the first time. Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead the host Raptors to a 100-94 Game 6 victory... Read more ...

Boulder the size of a building blocks Colorado highway

Boulder the size of a building blocks Colorado highway

A road in Colorado is closed indefinitely due to a massive rock slide that produced two boulders large enough to wipe out a significant portion of the pavement. Read more ...

Carlos Correa's clutch hit in ninth propels Astros past Red Sox

Carlos Correa's clutch hit in ninth propels Astros past Red Sox

HOUSTON - Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the... Read more ...

NBA playoffs 2019: Raptors defeat Bucks to earn first ever Finals berth

NBA playoffs 2019: Raptors defeat Bucks to earn first ever Finals berth

The Raptors are going to their first ever NBA Finals. Read more ...

AEW closes Double or Nothing surprise that puts WWE on notice

AEW closes Double or Nothing surprise that puts WWE on notice

The hype was warranted and pro wrestling may never be the same. All Elite Wrestling delivered on the boasts it would be a viable alternative to WWE. Cody Rhodes even took a... Read more ...

Trump says he 'smiled' when Kim Jong Un insulted Joe Biden, wasn't...

Trump says he 'smiled' when Kim Jong Un insulted Joe Biden, wasn't 'disturbed' by North Korean missile tests even though his advisers were

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that he wasn't "disturbed" by recent North Korean missile tests, even though his advisers were. He said he has "confidence" in North... Read more ...

Devin Haney delivers KO of the Year candidate in win over Antonio Moran

Devin Haney delivers KO of the Year candidate in win over Antonio Moran

An amazing performance from Devin Haney. Read more ...

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it... Read more ...

Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

CLEVELAND - Charlie Morton returned to the clubhouse Saturday afternoon and waited. Then he waited some more, anticipating the arrival of thunderstorms that never materialized. Read more ...