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Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of U.S. destroyer

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Reuters) – The bodies of a number of sailors who were missing after the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald collided with a container vessel were found in flooded compartments of the damaged ship, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said ...

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Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway

(Reuters) – A protest on a Minnesota freeway over the acquittal of a police officer in the slaying of black motorist Philando Castile resulted in the arrest of 18 demonstrators early on Saturday, state police said. Reuters: U.S.

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Search goes on for seven U.S. sailors after collision off Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) – Rescue crews searched into the early hours on Sunday for seven American sailors missing after a U.S. destroyer collided with a container ship in the pre-dawn hours off the coast of Japan. Reuters: World News

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Despite mistrial in criminal case, civil lawsuits await Cosby

(Reuters) – Although Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial on Saturday, his legal problems persist as he faces assault and defamation claims in civil lawsuits, where the bar for evidence is lower than in criminal cases. Reuters: ...

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Take-Two Shuts Down Popular Grand Theft Auto Modding Tool

Take-Two Shuts Down Popular Grand Theft Auto Modding Tool

The Grand Theft Auto modding scene has been enormously popular, with fans tweaking and adding new things to the game (like the Crysis nanosuit, pictured above) since its release. It made for a cool way to keep the game alive ...

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Mistrial declared in Cosby sex assault case after days of deliberations

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) – Pennsylvania prosecutors vowed to retry comedian Bill Cosby on sexual assault charges after a jury on Saturday failed to render a unanimous verdict despite 52 hours of deliberations. Reuters: U.S.

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Search goes on for seven U.S. sailors after collision off Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) – Rescue crews searched into the early hours on Sunday for seven American sailors missing after a U.S. destroyer collided with a container ship in the pre-dawn hours off the coast of Japan. Reuters: Top News

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Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sex assault case but retrial planned

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) – A Pennsylvania judge on Saturday declared a mistrial in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case after the jury said it could not reach a verdict, but prosecutors said they would retry Cosby and he still faces a ...

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Minnesota patrolman acquitted in traffic-stop slaying of black motorist

(Editor’s note: Attention to language in paragraph 18 that some readers may find offensive) Reuters: U.S.

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Putin: early to speak about retaliation against new U.S. sanctions: agency

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said it was too early to speak about retaliation against a possible new round of sanctions that the United States is considering imposing on Moscow, state news agency RIA reported on Saturday. Reuters: ...

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