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Swanky townhouse renovated after fire sells for $19M

Swanky townhouse renovated after fire sells for $19M

8 minutes ago   |   New York Post

An Upper East Side townhouse that had been ravaged by a 2017 fire has sold for $19 million. The 25-foot limestone mansion at 9 E. 84th St. suffered damage stemming from a fire...
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Red Sox-Rays in Montreal? Tampa Bay reportedly exploring 'two-city solution'

14 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

The Red Sox may have to travel north of the border to play their AL East rivals if the Rays' bold plan comes to fruition.
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Lawyers claim dangerous situation at border detention site

20 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

EL PASO, Texas - A legal team that recently interviewed over 60 children at a Border Patrol station in Texas is warning that a dangerous and traumatic situation is unfolding...
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Discrimination trial against Branstad moved

Discrimination trial against Branstad moved

22 minutes ago   |   KCCI

A civil trial alleging former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad discriminated against an ex-state official because he's gay has been moved 35 miles east to Newton.
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President Trump Suggests Iran's Shooting of Drone Was a ‘Mistake'

26 minutes ago   |   Time   |   4 articles

President Donald Trump declared Thursday that “Iran made a very big mistake” in shooting down a U.S. drone but suggested it was an accident rather than a strategic error. Asked...
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African Migrants Are Becoming A New Face Of The U.S. Border Crisis

African Migrants Are Becoming A New Face Of The U.S. Border Crisis

50 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The crisis on the Southern border has been driven by a surge of migrants from Central America. But hundreds of African migrants have crossed the border in recent weeks, many to...
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In Bosnia, refugees stuck in a country its own people leave

58 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Still deeply scarred by a brutal inter-ethnic war in the 1990s, Bosnia has become the chief bottleneck in the main land route for thousands of migrants seeking a better life in...
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Hennepin County Launches Overdose Prevention Campaign

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office has launched a campaign to address the opioid crisis and prevent overdoses. The initiative, Survival Through Overdose...
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Updating storm chances Thursday afternoon and overnight

Updating storm chances Thursday afternoon and overnight

1 hour ago   |   KETV

A few strong storms are possible Thursday afternoon, mainly north and east of Omaha. There are several more chances for storms, including severe weather, in the coming days...
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What It's Really Like Inside One Of Kentucky's Crisis Pregnancy Centers

1 hour ago   |   MTV

Being inside a Kentucky Crisis Pregnancy Center was more confusing than receiving an abortion in a foreign country. MTV News correspondent Yoonj Kim recounts what it was like.
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'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. Read more ...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double murder

There's a lot to look back on in history for June 20. Here are a couple of notable moments. Read more ...

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Gen. Hossein Salami said... Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

Accused David Ortiz shooter indicted on drug charges in New Jersey

Accused David Ortiz shooter indicted on drug charges in New Jersey

The bumbling Dominican hitman who allegedly confessed to accidentally shooting baseball legend David Ortiz was indicted in New Jersey Thursday for conspiring to distribute... Read more ...

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

Amid disputes over the authenticity of reports that Iran shot down a US drone, US President Donald Trump tweeted early Thursday with a clear message: “Iran made a very big... Read more ...

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire from rivals in the democratic presidential race, after he reminisced about working together with segregationist senators in the 1970s. Read more ...