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U.S. Sanctions Myanmar Generals for Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya

3 hours ago   |   Time

The State Department announced Tuesday that it has brought sanctions against four Myanmar military generals , including the commander-in-chief, for their roles in ethnic...
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Asia shares subdued, dollar supported as sterling suffers

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian shares drifted off on Wednesday as anxious investors awaited more earnings reports from corporate America, while the dollar held firm in the wake of robust U.S. retail...
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These Four Republicans Voted to Condemn Trump's Racist Tweets. Here's What They Said About It

4 hours ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

The House voted Tuesday night to officially condemn racist remarks President Donald Trump made over the weekend. On Sunday, President Donald Trump sparked outrage when he aimed...
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Top Myanmar Generals Are Barred From Entering U.S. Over Rohingya Killings

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Myanmar's commander in chief, Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, was among those named by the State Department as responsible for atrocities against Rohingya Muslims.
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Confusion, fear reigns on Mexico border with new US policy

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico - Asylum-seekers gathered in Nuevo Laredo, across the border from Texas, grappled to understand what a new U.S. policy that all but eliminates refuge...
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House vote condemns Trump's tweets, draws some GOP support

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S. House voted to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of...
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Opioid Shipments Increased by Over 50% as Addiction Crisis Grew, Federal Data Shows

6 hours ago   |   Time

Newly released federal data shows how drugmakers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers across the U.S. as the nation's addiction crisis accelerated from...
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Two Ohio men drive ATV off 39-foot cliff onto highway, both die

6 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Two Ohio men were killed in a crash after driving an ATV off a 39-foot cliff onto U.S. Highway 30. The identities of the two men have not been released and Mansfield Police are...
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Oil prices gain, U.S. crude little changed after inventory data

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil prices rose on Wednesday after steep falls in the previous session, although U.S. crude trailed gains for international benchmark Brent after U.S. crude inventories fell...
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Mets bullpen has rare stellar night for third-straight win

Mets bullpen has rare stellar night for third-straight win

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

MINNEAPOLIS - Who were these guys and where are they hiding the Mets' relievers? A bullpen that has been adept like maybe no other in the major leagues at igniting blazes was...
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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship question to 2020 census

A New York federal judge has issued an order definitively blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census in any form, despite the... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

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Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

Here's what 5 experts told us about the $1 billion worth of cocaine found on...

Here's what 5 experts told us about the $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a boat owned by JPMorgan

We spoke to the author of "Narconomics" and other experts about the estimated $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a ship owned by JPMorgan. They said the drugs are probably... Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...