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 2016-07-30 20:18 

AP

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'Game of Thrones' to end after season 8, but 7th still ahead... +

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) HBO is confirming what ...

 2016-07-30 20:13 

AP

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Jury awards $9.5M to sisters injured in 2009 boat collision... +

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) Two sisters from New Jersey have received a $9.5 million jury award stemming from a 2009 boat collision that left them with serious injuries and killed one of their friends. Jamie and Gina Franzino, of Mahwah, were aboard a 15-foot ...

 2016-07-30 20:12 

AFP

Turkey jails journalists after coup as Erdogan slams West... +

Turkey was on Saturday holding 17 journalists on charges of "terror group" membership as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Western critics to "mind your own business" over a relentless crackdown following a failed coup.The global network...

 2016-07-30 20:06 

Reuters

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Residents flee Aleppo as air strikes pound Idlib and Rastan... +

A ...

 2016-07-30 20:06 

Reuters

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Celebrating Clinton's nomination in a village in India... +

Residents of Jabrauli village in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state celebrate Hillary Clinton's nomination as the Democratic presidential candidate. Jillian Kitchener reports....

 2016-07-30 20:00 

AFP

Man charged in 'Belgium attack plot'... +
 2016-07-30 19:58 

AP

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Outrage, caution from Latino stars in critical election year... +

LOS ANGELES (AP) Celebrities are known to jump on political bandwagons, whether it's Oprah Winfrey cheering candidate Barack Obama in 2008 or Clint Eastwood and his GOP convention monologue deriding the president in 2012. While Republican nominee Don...

 2016-07-30 19:55 

Reuters

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UNICEF pledges continued aid effort in Nigeria after convey attack... +

United Nations children's agency UNICEF said it is continuing its aid work in northeastern Nigeria, a former stronghold of Islamist militant group Boko Haram, despite an attack on a humanitarian convoy earlier this week....

 2016-07-30 19:55 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Tennis-Bryan brothers pull out of Rio Games citing health concerns... +
 2016-07-30 19:54 

UPI

Toledo men charged with hate crime in beating of black man... +

Sarah MulTOLEDO, Ohio, July 30 (UPI) -- Two Toledo, Ohio, men were charged Friday with a federal hate crime for beating an African-American man they passed on the street....

 2016-07-30 19:52 

Reuters Canada

Two Russians swimmers launch appeal against Rio ban... +

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Russian swimmers Vladimir Morozov and Nikita Lobintsev have launched an appeal against the ruling preventing them from competing at next week's Rio Olympic Games.The duo want...

 2016-07-30 19:52 

Reuters

Two Russians swimmers launch appeal against Rio ban... +

Russian swimmers Vladimir Morozov and Nikita Lobintsev have launched an appeal against the ruling preventing them from competing at next week's Rio Olympic Games....

 2016-07-30 19:49 

Reuters

Force Indias Hulkenberg gets grid penalty for tire error... +

Force Indias Nico Hulkenberg was handed a one-place grid penalty for the German Grand Prix following a breach of tire rules in Saturdays qualifying session....

 2016-07-30 19:47 

Reuters Canada

Halep upsets Kerber to reach Rogers Cup final... +

(Reuters) - Fifth-seeded Romanian Simona Halep overcame a crisis of confidence in the second set to reach the final of the Rogers Cup with a 6-0 3-6 6-2 upset victory over second seed Angelique Kerber...

 2016-07-30 19:47 

Reuters

Halep upsets Kerber to reach Rogers Cup final... +

Fifth-seeded Romanian Simona Halep overcame a crisis of confidence in the second set to reach the final of the Rogers Cup with a 6-0 3-6 6-2 upset victory over second seed Angelique Kerber of Germany on Saturday....

 2016-07-30 19:47 

AFP

Syria says dozens of families leave rebel Aleppo... +

Syria and its ally Russia said Saturday that dozens of civilians and rebels had left besieged eastern Aleppo through humanitarian corridors but residents there and rebels dismissed the claims as "lies".The global network of Agence France Presse co...

 2016-07-30 19:45 

Reuters

Turkey's Erdogan: military to answer to minister of defense... +

Turkey's military commanders will report to the defense minister and military academies will be shut down, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, announcing moves aimed at bringing the military fully under civilian control after a failed coup....

 2016-07-30 19:45 

AP

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Bryan brothers withdraw from Rio Games, cite health priority... +

Bob and Mike Bryan will not defend their Olympic doubles title in Rio, citing health concerns. The twins announced their withdrawal on their Facebook page Saturday, saying that as ...

 2016-07-30 19:44 

Reuters

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Hundreds protest death of black man after Canadian police arrest... +

More than 500 people rallied in Canada's capital on Saturday to protest the death of a mentally ill black man following an arrest, marching against what they see as race-based police brutality in a country that prides itself for being tolerant....

 2016-07-30 19:44 

Reuters

Olympics-Swimming-Two Russians launch appeal against Rio ban... +
 2016-07-30 19:41 

AP

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Chargers open training camp without Joey Bosa... +

SAN DIEGO (AP) Chargers coach Mike McCoy caught himself while talking about the opening practice of training camp. ...

 2016-07-30 19:39 

UPI

David Bowie's first grandchild born six months after Bowie's death... +

Karen ButlerNEW YORK, July 30 (UPI) -- Filmmaker Duncan Jones has announced the birth of his first child, a son....

 2016-07-30 19:39 

Reuters

Mickelson predicts record round to come at PGA... +

Phil Mickelson thinks a major championship record low round will be shot at Baltusrol Golf Club over the last two rounds of the PGA Championship and that someone might take it as low as 61....

 2016-07-30 19:37 

Reuters Canada

Bryan brothers pull out of Rio Games citing health concerns... +

(Reuters) - Olympic men's doubles champions Bob and Mike Bryan have pulled out of the Rio Games because their family's health is their top priority, the pair said on their Facebook page on Saturday.After...

 2016-07-30 19:37 

Reuters

Bryan brothers pull out of Rio Games citing health concerns... +

Americans Bob and Mike Bryan, the most successful doubles team in men's tennis history, have pulled out of the defense of their title at the Rio Games saying their family's health is their top priority....

 2016-07-30 19:35 

Reuters

UNICEF pledges continued aid effort in Nigeria after convey attack... +
 2016-07-30 19:34 

Reuters Canada

First-ever refugee team ascends to Rio's Christ statue... +

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Members of the first-ever Olympic refugee team visited Rio de Janeiro's iconic Christ statue Saturday, with smiles as wide as their arms were outstretched, imitating the landmark's...

 2016-07-30 19:34 

Reuters

First-ever refugee team ascends to Rio's Christ statue... +

Members of the first-ever Olympic refugee team visited Rio de Janeiro's iconic Christ statue Saturday, with smiles as wide as their arms were outstretched, imitating the landmark's open embrace as they posed for photos....

 2016-07-30 19:31 

AFP

Police officer shot dead in Armenia standoff with protesters... +

One of the gunmen locked in a protracted stand-off in a police station in the Armenian capital Yerevan shot an officer dead on Saturday, a police spokesman said.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a ...

 2016-07-30 19:30 

Reuters Canada

Hundreds protest death of black man after Canadian police arrest... +

OTTAWA (Reuters) - More than 500 people rallied in Canada's capital on Saturday to protest the death of a mentally ill black man following an arrest, marching against what they see as race-based police...

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