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Trump Allies In Uproar After FBI Agents Search Mar-a-Lago In Missing Documents Case
Allies of the former president Donald Trump have reacted with fury to the FBI’s execution of a search warrant at his Palm Beach, Florida, home as part of a criminal investigation into whether he unlawfully mishandled government records, including hig
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Serena Williams' Legacy Involves Plenty Of Wins, Plenty Else
A couple of days before Serena Williams claimed the 22nd of her 23 Grand Slam singles titles at Wimbledon in 2016, she was asked what she makes of it when people refer to her as one of history's greatest female athletes. Her reply: She prefers being
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Jayde Adams Interview: ‘Women Are Smashing It, Babes. Men Are Having To Work A Bit Harder’
Jayde Adams is frowning at a group of obnoxiously loud men. Their laughter is drowning out our conversation – but she’s not buying their guffaws. “I know what a fake laugh is and that is a fake laugh,” she says, brow furrowed. “That is a, ‘I’m really
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China's Youth Face Bleak Job Market As COVID Slows Economy
Liu Qian, job-hunting with a new master's degree, said two employers interviewed her and then said the positions had been eliminated. Others asked her to take lower pay. She is one of 11 million new graduates desperate for work in a bleak job market
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Trump Says He's Testifying Wednesday In NY Investigation
Former President Donald Trump will be questioned under oath Wednesday in the New York attorney general’s long-running civil investigation into his dealings as a real estate mogul, he confirmed in a post on his Truth Social account. Trump’s testimony
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AP News Digest 3:30 am
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Serena's Choice: Williams' Tough Call Resonates With Women
Serena Williams said it plainly: It isn’t really fair. A male athlete would never have to make the same choice. But after a trailblazing career that both transformed and transcended her sport, Williams, who turns 41 next month, has told the world she
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What Does 'Plead The Fifth' Mean? Will The Trumps Do It?
Former President Donald Trump is due Wednesday to face questioning under oath in New York's civil investigation into his business practices. But will he answer? The ex-president's lawyer has indicated that he will advise Trump to stay mum and invoke
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'We're Back, Baby': New Bill Boosts US Climate Credibility
After a moment when hopes dimmed that the United States could become an international leader on climate change, legislation that Congress is poised to approve could rejuvenate the country’s reputation and bolster its efforts to push other nations to
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Security Firm Finds Flaws In Indian Online Insurance Broker
Last month, a small cybersecurity firm told a major Indian online insurance brokerage it had found critical vulnerabilities in the company’s internet-facing network that could expose sensitive personal and financial data from at least 11 million cust
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As Life-saving Burn Pits Bill Finally Goes Into Law, The Veteran Whose Name It Bears Can Finally Rest In Peace
It’s been two years since Sgt First Class Heath Robinson died from a rare form of lung cancer caused by toxic exposure to burn pits while serving in Iraq. On Wednesday, his nine-year-old daughter Brielle, widow Danielle Robinson and mother-in-law Sus
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At 75, India’s Kashmir Challenge Shifts Foreign Policy Focus
For decades, India has tried to thwart Pakistan in a protracted dispute over Kashmir, the achingly beautiful Himalayan territory claimed by both countries but divided between them. That relentless competition made Pakistan always the focus of New Del
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EXPLAINER: Fighting In Ukraine Endangers Big Nuclear Plant
Russia and Ukraine have accused each other of shelling Europe's largest nuclear power plant, stoking international fears of a catastrophe on the continent. A look at the plant and the situation around it: EUROPE'S BIGGEST NUCLEAR PLANT The Zaporizhz
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‘This Is A Gift For Trump’: How GOP Plans To Weaponise FBI’s Mar-a-Lago Raid For Midterms
There were a lot of lights flashing outside Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. As two-dozen fans of the former president rushed to the property to show their support after the FBI conducted a raid and seized documents, police vehicles positioned thems
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Austin Pledges Military Training, Support For Baltics
The U.S. will conduct more more military exercises with Baltic nations such as Latvia, and look to provide increased training, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said Wednesday, saying the U.S. may bring in more troops from America if needed to bolster t
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Strictly 2022 Line-up: Former England Footballer Tony Adams ‘Excited’ To ‘Swap Boots’ For Dancing Shoes
Strictly Come Dancing is slowly announcing its 2022 line-up. In September, the BBC series will return for its 20th anniversary series presented by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman. The first announcements were made on 4 August, with more names being r
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Ukrainian Resistance Grows In Russian-occupied Areas
In a growing challenge to Russia's grip on occupied areas of southeastern Ukraine, guerrilla forces loyal to Kyiv are killing pro-Moscow officials, blowing up bridges and trains, and helping the Ukrainian military by identifying key targets. The spr
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Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Home Searched By FBI, Former President Says
Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have executed a search warrant at former president Donald Trump’s Palm Beach, Florida home at his Mar-a-Lago club, the ex-president said in a statement on Monday evening. Mr Trump, who according to a source clos
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'The Sacrifice Zone': Myanmar Bears Cost Of Green Energy
The birds no longer sing. The fish no longer swim in rivers that have turned a murky brown. The animals do not roam, and the cows are sometimes found dead. The people in this northern Myanmar forest have lost a way of life that goes back generations.
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Olivia Newton-John: Singer, Actor And A Champion For Cancer Awareness Who Never Stopped Celebrating Life
So, how will you remember Olivia Newton-John? Will it will as the good girl-turned-bad who dresses in leather in her breakout movie Grease, playing alongside John Travolta? Or perhaps the provider of high energy, seamlessly catchy – if utterly inoffe
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Islamic Communities Fearful After 4 Killings In Albuquerque
First was the killing of a Muslim man from Afghanistan late last year. Then came two more slayings in the last two weeks — men from Pakistan who attended the same mosque in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Those deaths were followed Friday by the city's four
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Public Sector Strike Cripples Cash-strapped Lebanon
Tarek Younes was once solidly middle class and felt he helped contribute to society as an inspector in the Lebanese government’s consumer protection agency. But the country's economic free-fall has eroded his income and civic pride. In his desperatio
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Wisconsin Primary May Shape Elections In Key Battleground
Voters will choose a Republican nominee for Wisconsin governor on Tuesday who could reshape how elections are conducted in the marquee battleground, where former President Donald Trump is still pressing to overturn his 2020 loss and backing candidate
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'I Didn't Really Learn Anything': COVID Grads Face College
Angel Hope looked at the math test and felt lost. He had just graduated near the top of his high school class, winning scholarships from prestigious colleges. But on this test — a University of Wisconsin exam that measures what new students learned i
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'The Sacrifice Zone': Myanmar Bears Cost Of Green Energy
The birds no longer sing, and the herbs no longer grow. The fish no longer swim in rivers that have turned a murky brown. The animals do not roam, and the cows are sometimes found dead. The people in this northern Myanmar forest have lost a way of li
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One Year After Afghan War, Biden Struggles To Find Footing
The 12 months since the chaotic end to the U.S. war in Afghanistan haven't been easy for Joe Biden. The new president was flying high early in the summer of 2021, the American electorate largely approving of Biden's performance and giving him high ma
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Strictly 2022 Line-up: Comedian Ellie Taylor Is The Latest Celebrity To Join This Year’s Show
Strictly Come Dancing is slowly announcing its 2022 line-up. In September, the BBC series will return for its 20th anniversary series presented by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman. The first announcements were made on 4 August, with more names being r
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Learning From Failures: How Biden Scored Win On Climate Plan
Over the last year, Joe Biden has been throwing pieces of his domestic agenda overboard in an effort to keep his presidency afloat. Free community college, child care funding, expanded preschool — all left behind. But there was one critical piece tha
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Burn Pits Recognition For Veterans Took Decade Of Struggle
Rosie Torres of Robstown, Texas, is no Washington lobbyist, but she’s been making the long trek to Capitol Hill for some 13 years, knocking year after year on lawmakers’ doors. Her mission: Alert them — convince them — that something awful has been h
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