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MMA's week out of the cage: UFC champ Dustin Poirier receives key to city in Lafayette

1 hour ago   |   MMAjunkie

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by...
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Police searching for suspects who beat, robbed person sleeping on Red Line train

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Chicago police released surveillance photos of six men who allegedly beat and robbed a sleeping person last month on a Red Line train at the Harrison station.
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Emilia Clarke says goodbye to ‘Game of Thrones' ahead of series finale

Emilia Clarke says goodbye to ‘Game of Thrones' ahead of series finale

5 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

The actress, who plays Daenerys Targaryen, said the fantasy series played a huge role in making her the person she is today.
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US to roll out economic part of Mideast peace plan

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. will roll out the first phase of its Middle East peace plan next month at a conference in Bahrain on the economic benefits that could flow from an end to...
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‘God Has Sent Trump To Unite Us': Palestinian Refugees Say President's Policies, Aid Cuts Have Only Bolstered Demand For ‘Right Of Return'

6 hours ago   |   Newsweek

“The more they put pressure on us and say this is not our land, the more enthusiastic we become to get our land back," said one Palestinian refugee living in Beirut, Lebanon.
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AP Source: Pelicans hire Trajan Langdon as GM

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   6 articles

NEW ORLEANS - A person familiar with the situation says the Pelicans have hired Nets assistant general manager Trajan Langdon to serve as New Orleans' GM under new executive...
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A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019's student loans

A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019's student loans

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Robert F. Smith, a billionaire tech investor and philanthropist, announced in his commencement speech at Georgia's Morehouse College that he was setting up a grant to wipe the...
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Fatal explosion destroys home in southern Indiana, over a dozen other homes damaged

Fatal explosion destroys home in southern Indiana, over a dozen other homes damaged

9 hours ago   |   WESH

At least one person has died.
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Person seriously injured in north Raleigh shooting

Person seriously injured in north Raleigh shooting

9 hours ago   |   WRAL

One person was seriously injured in a shooting in Raleigh on Sunday morning.
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Quick Tip: Scammers sending bank phishing emails, asking for account information

9 hours ago   |   ABC

Scammers are using fake banking emails to scare people into giving them their personal information.
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Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Robert F. Smith, a billionaire technology investor and philanthropist, says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class. Read more ...

Koepka survives Bethpage Black to win PGA Championship

Koepka survives Bethpage Black to win PGA Championship

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - Brooks Koepka took his place in PGA Championship history with a victory, minus the style points. Read more ...

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Robert F. Smith, a billionaire technology investor and philanthropist, says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class. Read more ...

Former college football standout reportedly tackles gunman at Oregon high school

Former college football standout reportedly tackles gunman at Oregon high school

Keanon Lowe, head football and track coach at Parkrose High School in northeast Portland, is being hailed as a hero after tackling a gunman in a classroom Friday. Read more ...

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry share never-before-seen photos from wedding

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry share never-before-seen photos from wedding

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex tied the knot on May 19, 2018, at St George's Chapel. Read more ...

Lillard says he has separated ribs, will play through pain

Lillard says he has separated ribs, will play through pain

PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland's Damian Lillard says he separated his ribs in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors. Read more ...

NHL playoffs 2019: Vladimir Tarasenko scores Blues first-ever postseason...

NHL playoffs 2019: Vladimir Tarasenko scores Blues first-ever postseason penalty shot

St. Louis' sniper gave the Blues a commanding 3-0 lead in Game 5. Read more ...

Trump: Fox News 'wasting airtime on Mayor Pete'

Trump: Fox News 'wasting airtime on Mayor Pete'

President Donald Trump took another swipe at Fox News on Sunday, saying ahead of its scheduled town hall with Pete Buttigieg that his favorite network was “wasting airtime” on... Read more ...

Trump Threatens 'Official End Of Iran' If It Wants To Fight

Trump Threatens 'Official End Of Iran' If It Wants To Fight

The president's warning comes amid escalating tensions between the two nations. Read more ...

The Latest: Pagenaud fights for job by winning Indy 500 pole

The Latest: Pagenaud fights for job by winning Indy 500 pole

INDIANAPOLIS - The Latest on Indianapolis 500 qualifying : Read more ...