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Homicide in Baltimore breaks ‘ceasefire’ meant to reduce violence

(Reuters) – A 24-year-old man was shot and killed in Baltimore on Saturday, police said, breaking a 72-hour “ceasefire” called by activists who had pleaded for a pause in the city’s record homicide rate. Reuters: U.S.

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Fox News host Bolling suspended after sexting allegations

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fox News on Saturday suspended host Eric Bolling following a media report that he sent sexually inappropriate text messages to colleagues, marking the third high-profile harassment case to rock the conservative, highly rated cable news outlet. ...

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Trump eyes top policy aide for communications director role: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House may appoint a senior policy adviser with hardline views on immigration, who recently sparred with reporters in a televised briefing, as its new communications director, a senior administration official said on Saturday. Reuters: Top ...

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After sanctions, Tillerson may find Russia talks an uphill climb

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has the unenviable task of exploring U.S.-Russian cooperation following Washington’s latest sanctions on Russia and Moscow’s expulsion of U.S. diplomats. Reuters: Top News

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Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Trailer Focuses On Chloe And Her Stepdad’s Relationship

Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Trailer Focuses On Chloe And Her Stepdad’s Relationship

Though it won't feature Ashley Burch as Chloe Price, Life is Strange: Before the Storm should offer fans plenty of the heroine's brand of spunk, bite, and kindness.  The latest trailer delves into the relationship between Chloe and her new ...

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U.N. Security Council imposes new North Korea sanctions over missile tests

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state’s $ 3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang’s two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in ...

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As shootings soar, Chicago police use technology to predict crime

CHICAGO (Reuters) – In a control room at a police headquarters on Chicago’s South Side, officers scan digital maps on big screens to see where a computer algorithm predicts crime will happen next. Reuters: U.S.

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Iran’s Rouhani, embarking on second term, accuses Trump over nuclear deal

LONDON (Reuters) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who was sworn-in for a second term on Saturday, has accused the United States of trying to undermine Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers, telling President Donald Trump that it will be his ...

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Russia’s Kislyak: talks with Trump’s ex-security aide ‘absolutely transparent’

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s former ambassador to Washington, Sergei Kislyak, said on Saturday his conversations with former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn had been transparent and focused on matters of U.S.-Russia cooperation. Reuters: Top News

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Russia’s Kislyak: talks with Trump’s ex-security aide ‘absolutely transparent’

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s former ambassador to Washington, Sergei Kislyak, said on Saturday his conversations with former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn had been transparent and focused on matters of U.S.-Russia cooperation. Reuters: World News

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