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Russia cuts off contact with NATO over worsening relations The Russian government said Monday it's severed contact with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, halting a relationship that's been deteriorating for years.
United Press International | Apr 15, 2019 3:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Many Democrats and liberals are cheering Assange's arrest. That's foolish Some have argued that Assange isnt under attack for journalism, but for activism. Thats a troubling logic to fall for This prosecution is about silencing dissent rather than enforcing the law. Photograph: Victoria Jones/PAThe attempted extradition and pro
Yahoo! News | Apr 14, 2019 5:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Lightning strikes right in front of storm chaser Reed Timmer Storm chaser Reed Timmer is out chasing in a tornado-warned storm in Canton, Mississippi when lightning struck right in front of him.
Yahoo! News | Apr 13, 2019 11:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard to star in 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' "The Conners" star Laurie Metcalf and "The Riches" alum Eddie Izzard are set to star in the Broadway revival of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
United Press International | Apr 13, 2019 7:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Don't like surprises? AI predicts who survives 'Game of Thrones' If you are a "Game of Thrones" fan and appreciate the element of surprise, stop reading now.
Reuters | Apr 12, 2019 9:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Look: Jane Fonda hosts 'Book Club' film reunion "Book Club" stars Jane Fonda, Diane Keaton, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen enjoyed an evening together.
United Press International | Apr 12, 2019 3:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Swiss government says coffee 'not essential', stockpiling to end Switzerland on Wednesday announced plans to abolish the nation's emergency stockpile of coffee, in place for decades, after declaring the beans not vital for human survival, though opposition to the proposal is brewing.
Reuters | Apr 10, 2019 3:26 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Brexit-hungry media to be turfed off grassy patch outside UK parliament After months of grueling political perma-crisis, Brexit is taking its toll on the British political establishment - not least the small patch of grass opposite parliament that has become a makeshift home to the world's media.
Reuters | Apr 10, 2019 3:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Watch: Dwyane Wade goes for 30 in Heat home finale Dwyane Wade went off for a game-high 30 points in the final home game of his NBA career, helping the Miami Heat beat the Philadelphia 76ers Tuesday in Miami.
United Press International | Apr 10, 2019 03:30 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Mueller report will be released within a week: U.S. attorney general During a congressional hearing, Barr was repeatedly challenged by Democrats who raised suspicions that he may have misrepresented Mueller's report to paint the Republican president in a better light. Barr, an appointee of Trump who last month announced wh
Yahoo! News | Apr 9, 2019 7:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend