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Bill O'Reilly: White House slaves were 'well-fed and had decent lodgings' - USA TODAY

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:49

USA TODAY

Bill O'Reilly: White House slaves were 'well-fed and had decent lodgings'
USA TODAY
Michelle Obama delivered a powerful speech during the Democratic National Convention on Monday, as the first lady shed light on the historical significance of her family's eight years at the White House as its first African-American family. "I wake up ...
Yes, Slaves Did Help Build the White HouseNew York Times
The ugly truth about the White House and its history of slaveryWashington Post
Bill O'Reilly: Slaves who built White House were 'well-fed and had decent lodgings'Politico
ABC News -U.S. News & World Report -TIME -Media Matters for America
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Suicide bombing in Baghdad kills one policeman, wounds another - Kuwait News Agency

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:38

Inquirer.net

Suicide bombing in Baghdad kills one policeman, wounds another
Kuwait News Agency
BAGHDAD, July 27 (KUNA) -- A policeman was killed and another wounded in a suicide bombing in Al-Shu'ala district in Baghdad, said Ministry of Interior Wednesday. Interior Ministry's spokesman Saad Maan told KUNA that police personnel in Baghdad ...
Car explosion in western Baghdad kills police officerIraqi News

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Suicide bombing in Baghdad kills one policeman, wounds another - Kuwait News Agency

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:38

Suicide bombing in Baghdad kills one policeman, wounds another
Kuwait News Agency
BAGHDAD, July 27 (KUNA) -- A policeman was killed and another wounded in a suicide bombing in Al-Shu'ala district in Baghdad, said Ministry of Interior Wednesday. Interior Ministry's spokesman Saad Maan told KUNA that police personnel in Baghdad ...

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Michel Barnier Appointed by European Commission as Chief Brexit Negotiator - Wall Street Journal

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:30

Wall Street Journal

Michel Barnier Appointed by European Commission as Chief Brexit Negotiator
Wall Street Journal
The European Union's executive on Wednesday tapped former French financial services commissioner Michel Barnier as the chief negotiator for the U.K.'s exit from the bloc. The appointment of Mr. Barnier, who as internal market commissioner until 2014 ...
EU appoints Frenchman Barnier as Brexit negotiatorAppeal-Democrat
EU appoints former French minister who blames Britain for losing his job to lead Brexit negotiationsTelegraph.co.uk
European Commission appoints chief Brexit negotiator but says he won't speak to UK until Article 50 triggeredThe Independent
Financial Times -FRANCE 24 -Irish Times -Metro.us
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Bombings kill at least 31 in northeast Syria city, state TV says - Reuters

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:12

Hindustan Times

Bombings kill at least 31 in northeast Syria city, state TV says
Reuters
BEIRUT Two bomb blasts claimed by Islamic State hit the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli near the Turkish border on Wednesday, killing at least 31 people and wounding 170 others, state television reported. The British-based Syrian Observatory for ...
IS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Syrian Town; 22 DieABC News
Syrian state TV says 22 killed in car bomb in northern SyriaWorcester Telegram
22 killed in car bombing in northern SyriaIrish Independent
The Indian Express -StreetInsider.com -Hindustan Times -The Daily Star
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Police tighten security at Geneva airport after French tipoff - Reuters

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 05:08

Channel NewsAsia

Police tighten security at Geneva airport after French tipoff
Reuters
GENEVA Police in Geneva increased security checks around the Swiss city's Cointrin airport on Wednesday after receiving information from French police about a possible bomb threat. Preventive security measures were under way around the airport, the ...
Geneva police step up airport sweeps as part of French probeMinneapolis Star Tribune
Security beefed up at Geneva airportswissinfo.ch
Geneva police say working with French on airport securityTODAYonline

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France's religious leaders united after church attack

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 04:35
PARIS (AP) -- France's main religious leaders have sent a message of unity and solidarity following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande after Islamic State extremists attacked a Catholic church and slit the throat of an elderly priest....
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Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 04:35
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) -- South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least two died from their injuries, witnesses and civilian leaders said....
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Israeli military says it killed Palestinian man behind deadly ambush - Fox News

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 03:56

Fox News

Israeli military says it killed Palestinian man behind deadly ambush
Fox News
JERUSALEM – Israeli forces tracked down a group of suspects behind the deadly ambush of a family car in the West Bank earlier this month and killed the man who pulled the trigger in that attack in a shootout early on Wednesday, the military said. The ...
Israeli Military Says It Killed Suspect Behind Deadly AmbushABC News
Israeli Army Kills Palestinian Man Accused of Murdering RabbiVoice of America
Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian suspected of killing rabbiBBC News
Middle East Eye
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Nintendo records $49 million operating loss as Wii U sales crumble - The Verge

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 03:40

The Verge

Nintendo records $49 million operating loss as Wii U sales crumble
The Verge
Nintendo made an operating loss of 5.13 billion yen ($48.6 million) in the first quarter of its 2016 fiscal year as Wii U sales plunged 53 percent year over year to just 220,000 units. Nintendo cited the strengthening yen as one reason for its 31.3 ...
Nintendo in wider-than-expected first-quarter loss, but hopes high for Pokemon GOReuters
Nintendo Posts Wider Quarterly Loss, Delays Pokemon Go PlusBloomberg
Lacking 'Pokémon Go' Effect, Nintendo Swings to LossWall Street Journal
Engadget -Polygon -VentureBeat -CNBC
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As Fed ends meeting, few expect much clarity on next hike

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 03:27
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With consumers spending and employers hiring more freely, the U.S. economy has fared better of late. But when the Federal Reserve ends its latest policy meeting Wednesday, most analysts think it will signal that it wants to see further gains before raising interest rates again....
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Washington scientist launches effort to digitize all fish

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 03:27
SEATTLE (AP) -- University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of sting ray and other fish....
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Bill Clinton embraces role of political spouse - CNN

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 02:57

CNN

Bill Clinton embraces role of political spouse
CNN
Philadelphia (CNN) Bill Clinton isn't used to being the second act, but he slipped comfortably into that role Tuesday night when making a forceful case that his wife is the proven change-maker who should become president of the United States in November.
Hillary Clinton's New DemocratsNew York Times
Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for HillaryWashington Times
Bill Clinton Auditions for the Role of First GuyTIME
cleveland.com -Wall Street Journal -The Hill (blog) -The Boston Globe
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After the sprinters, Jamaica seeking track and field depth

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 02:17
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) -- The most dominant runner at Jamaica's national track and field championships this summer was not a superstar sprinter like Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake or Veronica Campbell-Brown....
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Israeli military says it killed suspect behind deadly ambush - Tulsa World

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 02:09

Tulsa World

Israeli military says it killed suspect behind deadly ambush
Tulsa World
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has tracked down a group of suspects behind a deadly ambush of a family car in the West Bank earlier this month and killed the man who pulled the trigger in that attack. The July 1 attack killed Miki Mark, ...
Razed to the ground: Israel steps up demolition of Palestinian homes in Area CB'Tselem
Palestinian, Israeli medics caught in turmoil of conflictYahoo7 News
Ramped-up IDF demolitions leave dozens of Palestinian adults & children homelessRT
Haaretz -Washington Free Beacon
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Nomination fatigue? Elizabeth Banks' jokes fall flat

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 01:16
Tough room, Elizabeth Banks....
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Dodgers capitalize on mistakes, hold on to beat Rays - True Blue LA

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 01:06

True Blue LA

Dodgers capitalize on mistakes, hold on to beat Rays
True Blue LA
The Dodgers took advantage of a pair of Rays mistakes early, and held on to win late, a 3-2 victory over Tampa Bay to open their short two-game interleague series on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium. Up 3-0 in the eighth inning, the Rays mounted a ...
Dodgers hold off Rays, 3-2Los Angeles Times
Dodgers 3, Rays 2WTOP
Series Preview: Archer's chance to shine in LA, Moore to followDRaysBay

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Japan Police Search Home of Suspect in Stabbing Spree - New York Times

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 00:39

CNN International

Japan Police Search Home of Suspect in Stabbing Spree
New York Times
SAGAMIHARA, Japan — Japanese police on Wednesday searched the home of the suspect in a mass stabbing spree that left 19 people dead at a facility for the mentally disabled. Earlier in the day, suspect Satoshi Uematsu was transferred from a local ...
Japan police send suspect in stabbing spree to prosecutorsOmaha World-Herald
Japan knife attacker grins for the cameras before being quizzed over killing spree at disabled centreTelegraph.co.uk
Everything We Know About the Knife Attack in Japan That Killed At Least 19VICE
The Sun Chronicle -NEWS.com.au -The Japan Times -Daily Beast
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Indonesian president announces new Cabinet line-up - Washington Post

Google - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 00:36

TODAYonline

Indonesian president announces new Cabinet line-up
Washington Post
JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo announced a new Cabinet line-up on Wednesday that returns a reformist to the Finance Ministry and puts a former head of the military in charge of security. Jokowi said that Sri Mulyani ...
Indonesia's energy minister to be replaced in cabinet reshuffle - sourcesswissinfo.ch
Indonesian President Joko Widodo reshuffles Cabinet to position country for strong economic growthThe Straits Times
Jokowi to inaugurate 12 new ministersJakarta Post

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AP PHOTOS: Mexican farmers using fireflies to save forest

AP - Wed, 07/27/2016 - 00:15
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