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Buffalo victims' families meet with Crump, Sharpton

Relatives of shooting victims speak out at press conference calling for an end to racist violence (May 19)

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Dinesh D’Souza’s Foul New Movie Is Driving Conservatives Crazy

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Conservative pundit Dinesh D'Souza has every reason to celebrate with his new quasi-documentary 2000 Mules. Since its release earlier this month, the film has become a cornerstone of Trump's resistance movement. Donald Trump welcomed it,...

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ESPN's Chris Fowler, Paul Finebaum criticize Jimbo Fisher's personal attacks of Nick Saban

ESPN college football broadcaster Chris Fowler appeared as a guest on Thursday's "Paul Finebaum Show" with host Paul Finebaum.
Fowler spoke at length on the topic of the day -- the back-and-forth between Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and Texas A&M football coach Jimbo Fisher that had tra...

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Photos show Tom Cruise helping Kate Middleton walk up the stairs of a red-carpet event

Prince William, Kate Middleton and Tom Cruise at a Top Gun: Maverick event on Thursday. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Kate Middleton and Prince William attended a screening of Top Gun: Maverick in London on Thursday.
Middleton wore a fitted, off-the-shoulder dress by Roland Mouret and black pointed-to...

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Zelenskyy: the final stage of the war is the bloodiest, I can't call on Ukrainians to return from abroad

KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO - THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2022, 21: 41
ZELENSKYY DURING COMMUNICATION WITH UKRAINIAN STUDENTS, PHOTO BY PRESIDENT'S OFFICE
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy pointed out that the final phase of the war was the most difficult and bloody one and that he could not yet ask Ukrainians to retu...

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Memorial service planned for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer found dead in her home

A funeral service was announced for a police officer from Charlotte-Mecklenburg who was found dead on Monday.
According to her obituary on the Greene Funeral Services website, Angela Starnes died at her home in Gastonia. she was 48
No cause of death has been released yet.
Officer Angela Starnes d...

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John Daly delivers another ride in PGA's 1st round

Tulsa, Oklahoma (AP) – Always colourful, never boring.
Shaggy John Daly produced another wild ride for a PGA championship.
Literally.
The 56-year-old two-time major champion, whose fast-paced drives propelled him to a PGA win in 1991, scaled the slopes and hills of the Southern Hills in a golf ca...

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Underrated or overrated: Is Celtics' Jayson Tatum a superstar in the making?

The NBA Twitter Verified crew discusses how we should see Jayson Tatum in the league and if he's already a top 5 player.

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Rebel Wilson reveals a male costar once called her 'into a room and pulled down his pants' in front of her unprompted: 'It was awful and disgusting'

Rebel Wilson. Christopher Willard/ABC via Getty Images
Rebel Wilson has opened up to People about being sexually harassed by a male costar.
"He called me into a room and pulled his pants down," Wilson said.
She then told the magazine that the actor asked her to perform a lewd act in front of him ...

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Ex-deputy gets 18 years after detainees drown in locked van

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- A South Carolina congressman whose police car was swept away by flood waters after Hurricane Florence and drowned two women seeking mental health treatment who were trapped in a cage in their backs was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Thursday.
A Marion County jury found ...

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Win for Putin as Italy Defies Europe and Opens Ruble Account to Pay for Gas

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ROME – At the start of Vladimir Putin's savage war in Ukraine, the European Union unified a front to boycott anything Russian. Despite the initial reluctance of Italy, Germany and Hungary, who “had disgrace” over their Kremlin ties, the pressure led ev...

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All-Star INF Carpenter released from Rangers' Triple-A team

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) -- Three-time All-Star infielder Matt Carpenter was released from their triple-A team by the Texas Rangers on Thursday and was made a free-agent team in a joint decision due to a lack of opportunities in their major league.
The 36-year-old Carpenter came to spring training ...

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Todd Chrisley's' lawyer said in court that much of their reality show is fake: 'It's all part of the sizzle'

The Chrisley family stars in "Chrisley Knows Best" and a spin-off of the series. Tommy Garcia/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
Todd and Julie Chrisley stand trial on bank fraud and tax evasion charges.
Her lawyer admitted in court that much of what is said on her reality show is not r...

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Who is Camille Vasquez? Johnny Depp lawyer's poker-faced Amber Heard cross-examination video goes viral

Actor Johnny Depp stands next to his attorney Camille Vasquez after a break in the courtroom at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, Wednesday, May 18, 2022.
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Johnny Depp's attorney Camille Vasquez went viral in her intense cross-examination of Amber Heard.
Heard took t...

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A botched root canal operation left a woman with hallucinations and migraines that she thought would kill her

Kara Edwards in 2020. Courtesy of Kara Edwards
Kara Edwards recently developed migraines, hallucinations and stomach pains due to a dental infection.
It turns out that a botched root canal 15 years ago had spread an infection to her sinuses.
Left untreated, dental infections can cause problems th...

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Ukraine's defense minister says 17 enemy BTGs completely destroyed in 80 days

Ukrainian soldiers in training (illustrative photo)
Also Read: Ukraine Can Win War Against Russia, Says NATO's Stoltenberg
"During this period, Ukrainian defenders (both male and female) proved that Russia's ability to conduct successful offensive operations simultaneously in multiple strategic a...

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Retired doctor wrongly prescribed sex-change treatments to patients as young as nine, tribunal hears

dr Mike Webberley made puberty blockers and hormones available through GenderGP, an online gender clinic he runs with his wife and family doctor, Dr. Helen Webberley - GenderGP headed
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A retired gastroenterologist has mistakenly prescribed sex-reassignment treatment for seven transgender pati...

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As Biden urges rejection of racist replacement theory, Hawley says he doesn’t know what it is

President Joe Biden traveled to Buffalo on Tuesday after a racially targeted mass shooting that left 10 dead and urged Americans to reject a racist theory.
Addressing the family members of those killed in a supermarket frequented specifically by black customers, Biden spoke of a radicalizing hatr...

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Matthew Macfadyen Doesn’t Want to Talk About Jeremy Strong's New Yorker Profile

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Star follower Matthew Macfadyen has joined the ranks of the high-profile, critically acclaimed actor speaking out against Hollywood's scourge of method acting.
In an interview with Vanity Fair published this week, Macfayden balked when asked about his co-star's controversial...

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‘It’s Different When It’s Them Daughters’: Diddy Gets Flustered After Learning His Daughters Could Be Dating

Sean "Diddy" Combs isn't ready for his daughters to start dating just yet. The media mogul and father of six spoke about his teenage daughters during his 18th appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Wednesday, May 18.
Chance, 16, and twins D'Lila Star and Jessie James, 15, accompanied their h...

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Johnny Depp watches Ellen Barkin's testimony during defamation trial against Amber Heard. Barkin & Depp dated in 1998.

The ongoing trial of actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard spotlighted a video of Ellen Barkins shown during the hearing today.
In the 2019 witness video played in the courtroom, Barkins can be seen describing an incident in a hotel room while they were filming Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. She sa...

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A pair of F1 drivers took a NASCAR car for a spin and explained what was scary and difficult about the switch

Mick Schumacher and Kevin Magnussen struggled to get into the car. formula 1
F1 drivers Mick Schumacher and Kevin Magnussen drove a NASCAR stock car around the Charlotte Roval.
Both drivers admitted that as passengers it was scary with the other driving.
They also talked about the biggest differe...

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Pelosi says Congress could pass ‘transformational’ Competes Act before July 4

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that Congress could pass the "transformative" Competes Act before July 4 and said she hoped to celebrate its passage before the holiday.
The Competes Act of 2022 would authorize billions of dollars in programs to speed up U.S. manufacturing of c...

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Giant sinkhole found in China has hidden forest with ancient trees growing at its floor

Cavers in southern China may have found the modern equivalent of The Lost World.
At the base of the newly discovered 630-foot sinkhole lies a hidden forest, lush with shoulder-high flora and tall trees.
The researchers also believe there could be new species of animals and plants in the sinkhole,...

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'This Is Us' to end with a 'meditative day,' creator reveals

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jack and Rebecca. Randall, Kate and Kevin. Six seasons and a total of 23 actors playing the Pearson mother, father and children across four tangled decades of love, war and a fatefully defective slow cooker.
Add to that the countless tears of loyal "This Is Us" fans and the mu...

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2 seasons in 2 days as cold air, snow return to central US

Residents from the Rocky Mountains to the Plains to the Midwest have had weather more representative of mid-summer for the past few days, but AccuWeather forecasters say the heat will soon find an abrupt end and some locations are heading back into winter immerse
Thursday marks the last warm day ...

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Secretary Of State Antony Blinken Ends ‘Late Show’ Interview In Surprising Way

Antony Blinken jammed with Stephen Colbert's house band at the end of his interview on The Late Show on Wednesday.
“Ever since I was a child I wanted to be a musician. As a teenager I wanted to do this. Only one ingredient was missing: talent,” Blinken joked to Colbert before joining the musician...

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Surveillance Footage Debunks MAGA Clerk’s Voter Fraud Claims

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A conspiracy-peddling county clerk claimed there was sinister electoral misconduct in her home county. But surveillance footage shows it was their own employees playing around with computers.
Tina Peters, a Mesa County, Colorado clerk,...

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Why do so many L.A. apartments come without fridges? Inside the chilling mystery

Josh Steichmann, 42, is photographed next to his refrigerator in the kitchen of his Los Feliz apartment. The previous tenant left it there, so Steichmann was relieved not to have to look for it himself.
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When Michael Maloney was ready to move into an apartment in Highland Park this month, he ...

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'Ice Age Footprints' features the monumental discovery at White Sands

May 18 - Kirk Johnson knows the history of the New Mexico site.
He should, he's an archaeologist.
However, when he heard that footprints had been found at White Sands National Monument in 2019, a lightbulb went out.
"I called NOVA and told them about it," Johnson says. “I was at a conference and ...

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