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Backchannel, ‘Dracula’ help free Utah man in Venezuela

Reported by Washington Times: WASHINGTON (AP) – A secret backchannel led by a veteran Republican Senate staffer and a flamboyant Venezuelan official…

Ireland votes overwhelmingly to scrap ban on abortions

Reported by CNBC:  In the end, it wasn’t even close. Irish voters — young and old, male and female, farming…

Splash Brothers outscore the Rockets in second half, force Game 7

Reported by ESPN: 12:57 AM ET OAKLAND, Calif. — Before it become a rallying cry for…

Rolling Thunder roars through politics, still riding for POWs, MIAs and veterans

Reported by Washington Times: Thirty one years ago, Vietnam vets Artie Muller and Ray Manzo agreed they were plenty disturbed by news…

This “Cliff” in Brazil Makes For the Most INSANE Photo Opps — See For Yourself!

Reported by POPSUGAR: Get ready to make some edits to your bucket list, fellow travel junkies, because we’ve just stumbled upon…

A record number of people will take a cruise this year and Celebrity is making a $1 billion bet

Reported by CNBC:  The Celebrity Edge is the latest cruise ship to join Celebrity’s fleet. The $1 billion ship is kick-starting the company’s…

Space Photos of the Week: Meet TESS, the Exoplanet Hunter

Reported by WIRED: “My God, it’s full of stars.” This week we’re teaming up with TESS. NASA’s long-awaited Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite was

5-on-5: Do the Warriors need to change their core if they lose?

Reported by ESPN: 9:53 AM ET NBA InsidersESPN.com What are the Rockets’ chances without Chris…

Legal hurdles may make Weinstein’s prosecution an exception

ABC Entertainment: Harvey Weinstein’s arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement. Yet as authorities…

Summit or not, giant gulf separates US-NKorea on nukes

Reported by Washington Times: WASHINGTON (AP) – Even if conciliatory rhetoric revives U.S.-North Korea summit plans, President Donald Trump and…

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