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WASHED AWAY At least 9 dead, 1 missing in Arizona flash flood

Nine people are dead, including at least two children, and one other person was missing on Sunday after a flash flood swept through an Arizona swimming hole.  Gila County Sheriff’s Office said officers received a 911 call around 3:20 p.m. ...

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DIGGING FOR TRUMP DIRT? Dems' alleged meeting with Ukrainian officials is 'inappropriate,' Schiff says

California Rep. Adam Schiff said Sunday that fellow Washington Democrats acted “inappropriately” if they indeed met with Ukrainian officials to get potentially damaging information on 2016 GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump — amid widespread probes, allegations and revelations about the ...

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TRUMP'S SWIMSUIT ARMY 'Make America Great Again' bathing suit sparks craze

A Trump-inspired “Make America Great Again” swimsuit is making a big splash this summer. The metallic blue one-piece is by far this summer’s most popular choice for Trump supporters, the Daily Mail reports. It’s also creating a social media craze, ...

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Marilyn Poitras on why she resigned as MMIWG commissioner and her hopes for change

CBC News spoke with University of Saskatchewan professor Marilyn Poitras to learn why she stepped down resigned as head of the federal inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, and what she hopes for its future. CBC | ...

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Senegal: Eight Dead in Senegal Football Stadium Stampede

[Al Jazeera] Eight people have been killed during a Senegal football league final in Dakar in a stampede that broke out following clashes at the end of the match, the official APS news agency said. AllAfrica News: Latest

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COMING UP SHORT? Paul: McConnell doesn't have health care votes

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said Sunday he doesn’t think Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has enough votes to pass his overall ObamaCare bill, but suggested that the GOP-controlled chamber could still pass a more conservative measure. “I don’t think he ...

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Eurostar high tech update will TRANSFORM trips to Paris for Brits with tickets

Travellers will now be able to appreciate the depths they travel under the sea on the Eurostar thanks to a virtual reality headset. The travel company is installing headsets available to all passengers travelling on the Eurostar. This is the ...

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Slip road! Truck carrying thousands of EELS crashes spilling slime everywhere

The creatures, known scientifically as hagfish, are renowned for their habit of releasing gallons of goo whenever they are under stress. They were en route to the coast to be shipped to Korea, where they are a delicacy and considered ...

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