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7 states seek US support for Colorado River drought plan

3 minutes ago   |   National Post

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - States that rely on a major river in the U.S. West are pushing for federal legislation to implement a plan to protect the water amid a prolonged drought. The...
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Meek Mill, Jay-Z launch alliance to reform U.S. parole, probation laws

11 minutes ago   |   NBC News

"Reform should be the way we speak for all, no matter the color, no matter where you come from, or who you are,” Meek Mill told NBC's Lester Holt.
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Unlike U.S., New Zealand Offers More Than Thoughts/Prayer

13 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

American lawmakers should follow the example of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, who promised to build a future with fewer guns in the wake of last week's deadly shootings...
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Trump says he sees 'collusion' against Republicans on social media platforms

23 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Republican U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that social media platforms discriminated against members of his party, and accused the companies of collusion.
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298 employees were not paid back wages, overtime by Greenville operater of KFCs, Arby's, Feds say

298 employees were not paid back wages, overtime by Greenville operater of KFCs, Arby's, Feds say

25 minutes ago   |   WYFF

A Greenville company that operates dozens of Kentucky Fried Chicken and Arby's fast-food restaurants has been forced to pay more than $30,000 by the federal government for wage...
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Wall Street inches higher as Fed meeting convenes

25 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Wall Street gained ground on Tuesday, with investors expecting the U.S. Federal Reserve to reaffirm its dovish stance as it began its two-day monetary policy meeting.
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Asylum seekers waiting in Mexico arrive for hearings in US

39 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

SAN DIEGO - The first scheduled hearings under a new Trump administration policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration courts...
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Man, 26, Charged With Wire Fraud, Possessing Child Porn

43 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 26-year-old man was charged with wire fraud and producing and possessing child pornography Monday. The complaint alleges Otis Mays was involved in a scheme to...
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Democratic senators send letter to Saudi Arabia demanding release of political prisoners

43 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

U.S.-Saudi Arabia relations have been strained since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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American Chess Star Fabiano Caruana Is Ready to Return to Action at the U.S. Championship

43 minutes ago   |   SI

He needed a break after his tiebreaker loss in the 2018 World Championships, but Fabiano Caruana is back in action as the American chess resurgence continues.
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Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

FBI got warrant for wrong hotel room during Cohen investigation

FBI got warrant for wrong hotel room during Cohen investigation

The FBI initially obtained a search warrant for the wrong Manhattan hotel room in connection with its investigation into Michael Cohen, according to a trove of papers unsealed... Read more ...

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop Robert Kraft prostitution charges

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop Robert Kraft prostitution charges

It may be another happy ending for Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Florida prosecutors are offering to drop their charges against him for allegedly paying for sex at a South... Read more ...

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

Newly revealed search warrant documents show that the probe into Donald Trump's former personal attorney began earlier than previously thought. Read more ...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and credit advertisers and will remove 'hundreds' of targeting options

Facebook has faced backlash from civil rights groups like the National Fair Housing Alliance and American Civil Liberties Union that its platform allows advertisers to... Read more ...

Jade Raymond will head Google's own game studio, Stadia Games and Entertainment

Jade Raymond will head Google's own game studio, Stadia Games and Entertainment

Jade Raymond will head a Google game studio to make games for the Google Stadia cloud gaming platform. Read more ...

Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and...

Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and it's a little different than one for PlayStation or Xbox

Google on Tuesday introduced Stadia, its new video game streaming platform - and a new controller to go with it. This controller, expected to launch alongside the service later... Read more ...

Artist's giant Beto O'Rourke crop circle is visible from air

Artist's giant Beto O'Rourke crop circle is visible from air

A famed so-called “earth artist” who backs Beto O'Rourke used sand, gravel and rocks to create a portrait of the Democratic presidential candidate that can be seen by thousands... Read more ...

Facebook apologizes for blocking Trump's social media chief

Facebook apologizes for blocking Trump's social media chief

Facebook has apologized for temporarily blocking President Trump's social media guru, saying his postings were mistakenly reported as spam. Before the apology, Trump tweeted... Read more ...