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Richmond school drops Confederate name in favor of Barack Obama

cnn - 14 hours 22 min ago
A Richmond, Virginia, elementary school will switch its name from that of a Confederate general to that of the nation's first black President.
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How these kites caused $2 million in damage

cnn - 16 hours 16 min ago
Gazan demonstrators have begun sending weaponized kites into Israel and firefighters estimate they have done $2 million in damage so far. CNN's Ian Lee reports.
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Puan, oldest known Sumatran orangutan, dies in Australia

bbc - 16 hours 47 min ago
Puan left an "incredible legacy" of descendants for the critically endangered species, keepers say.
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Bus worker tells riders they must be US citizens

cnn - 17 hours 6 min ago
Watch a bus employee tell passengers that they have to be US citizens to board a bus in Maine.
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Kim Jong-un visits China after Trump summit

bbc - 17 hours 17 min ago
He is likely to brief China, North Korea's only economic ally, on his talks with the US president.
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Ex-CIA employee charged in classified leak

cnn - 17 hours 25 min ago
Joshua Schulte, a former CIA employee, has been charged with leaking classified information, the Justice Department announced on Monday.
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Read Chris Pratt's 9 rules

cnn - 17 hours 54 min ago
Preach, Chris Pratt.
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Will Norway's electric plane take off?

bbc - 18 hours 32 min ago
A battery-powered plane that could mean guilt-free travel is part of a plan to tackle climate change.
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Cooper calls out Trump for shifting blame

cnn - 19 hours 2 min ago
CNN's Anderson Cooper poses the question: how can the Trump administration say the US is about compassion when it promotes the practice of taking undocumented immigrant children from their families and putting them in government facilities on US borders?
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Apple fined for misleading customers in Australia

bbc - 19 hours 17 min ago
The company breached consumer law by refusing to fix devices once serviced by third parties.
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Judge rules Kansas can’t require proof of citizenship to vote, in rebuke to ex-chief of Trump ballot fraud panel

japantimes - 20 hours 5 min ago
A federal judge ruled Monday that Kansas cannot require documentary proof of U.S. citizenship to register to vote, finding such laws violate the constitutional right ...
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Kellyanne Conway fires back at Cuomo: How dare you

cnn - 20 hours 5 min ago
CNN's Chris Cuomo grills White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on the Trump administration's widely panned "zero tolerance" immigration policy that has resulted in the separation of children from their families at the southern border.
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2,000 kids in immigrant detention: Trump’s self-inflicted domestic crisis

japantimes - 20 hours 7 min ago
Thousands of children split from their families at the U.S. southern border are being held in government-run facilities. A look at how we got here, ...
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‘Screen time’ excess: Gaming addiction now classified as mental health disorder by WHO

japantimes - 20 hours 8 min ago
Many parents already have concerns, but some may now have a new argument for limiting their children’s “screen time” — addiction to video games has ...
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Grieving family heartbroken when deceased student is left out of yearbook

cnn - 20 hours 37 min ago
A family in Minnesota received the last school yearbook that 12-year-old Kaiden Kauffman would be pictured in but when they flipped through the pages heartbreak set in as they noticed there was no mention of him.
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