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Starbucks releases holiday cups inspired by coloring books

Starbucks releases holiday cups inspired by coloring books

Also, the sleeves are all emblazoned with #GiveGood , the pay-it-forward style campaign the coffee chain is launching during the most wonderful time of the year. The iconic seasonal cups that we've b...

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Tony Podesta bails on lobbying firm amid Mueller probe

Tony Podesta bails on lobbying firm amid Mueller probe

But The Washington Post reported Monday that Podesta told his firm's employees that it was "impossible to run a public affairs firm while you are under attack by Fox News and the right-wing medi...

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Sanders holds White House news briefing

Sanders holds White House news briefing

The guilty plea by Mr. Papadopoulos and a 20-count indictment against Paul Manafort, a former Trump campaign chairman, gave special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe momentum thi...

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Puerto Rico governor: Scrap Whitefish energy grid deal

Puerto Rico governor: Scrap Whitefish energy grid deal

Ricardo Rossello said on Sunday morning, as he moved to ask for mutual aid from the USA mainland to fix his island's decimated power grid. FEMA says it hasn't approved any reimbursement requests fro...

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Wind advisory tonight and tomorrow for the Midstate

Wind advisory tonight and tomorrow for the Midstate

The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency said the storm could cause tree and building damage and power outages. A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect for all of Western Mass through tomorrow. Hea...

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Mogadishu hotel blast kills 23

Mogadishu hotel blast kills 23

Gunfire was heard from inside the hotel building, where up to 20 people, including government officials, were assumed to be holed up as part of a standoff between security forces and militants. "I thi...

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Brent hits $60 for first time in two years

Brent hits $60 for first time in two years

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman told Reuters on Thursday the kingdom would support extending the output cut in a bid to stabilize oil demand and supply. A weaker dollar makes greenback...

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Spain on tenterhooks ahead of Catalan crisis sessions

Spain on tenterhooks ahead of Catalan crisis sessions

Minutes after the Barcelona legislature recommended "a Catalan republic as an independent and sovereign state", the Spanish senate voted to give Rajoy unprecedented powers to assume control of Cat...

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Disturbance in Caribbean could reach tropical depression status, NHC says

Disturbance in Caribbean could reach tropical depression status, NHC says

The skillful European global model keeps it fairly disorganized, and probably not quite a tropical depression, while the US global model and high-resolution hurricane models are all indicating intensi...

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day happening this Saturday

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day happening this Saturday

The goal of the event is to eliminate prescription drug abuse by turning in expired or unused prescription drugs with no questions asked. The Kansas Attorney General's Office says medicines that l...

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Khloé Kardashian Is Reportedly Having a Baby Boy With Tristan Thompson

Khloé Kardashian Is Reportedly Having a Baby Boy With Tristan Thompson

Take it easy, bb! Sources said that the Kardashians would be splitting the money from the deal amongst themselves, though it's unclear how. Last month, E! president Adam Stotsky told Variety, ...

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Colin Kaepernick Lands Million-Dollar Book Deal

Colin Kaepernick Lands Million-Dollar Book Deal

Despite not actually playing in the NFL anymore, he still plays a critical part in the league's politics. It was reported in March that Kaepernick planned on standing for the national anthem this ...

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Cabinet go-ahead for mega highway plan

Cabinet go-ahead for mega highway plan

Government's proposed Bharatmala Highway Project will be completed in next 5 years with an estimated cost of ₹7 lakh crores. "With the implementation of this programme, India could get the much ne...

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Cops: Men shouted

Cops: Men shouted "Heil Hitler" before firing shot after white nationalist speech

That meant a state of emergency being declared in Gainesville by Gov. Rick Scott , the influx of more than 1,000 law enforcement officers to watch over almost 2,500 demonstrators and a virtual susp...

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Two mosque attacks kill at least 50 in Afghanistan

Two mosque attacks kill at least 50 in Afghanistan

Kith and kin of the latest deadly attack victims on Monday said enemies couldn't stir up religious differences among Afghan people by carrying out such attacks. The targeted official was a top local p...

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Three Dead, Search on for Others After Landslide at Malaysia Construction Site

Three Dead, Search on for Others After Landslide at Malaysia Construction Site

Pic by DANIAL SAAD. The bodies of two Indonesians and a Myanmar national have been found so far, while the fate of the rest looks increasingly bleak. The landslide occurred at about 8.30am today. ...

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Virginia State Police Participate in 'Drive to Save Lives' for Traffic Safety

Virginia State Police Participate in 'Drive to Save Lives' for Traffic Safety

The Bakersfield Police Department does have programs put in place to help keep teen drivers as safe as possible when they're behind the wheel. One of the top priorities to talk to your teen about sh...

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Seven killed, 22 injured in roadside blast in Quetta

Seven killed, 22 injured in roadside blast in Quetta

Bugti said a forensic team and the Bomb Disposal Squad had been called to the site to investigate the nature of the blast. Baluchistan's Interior Minister, Sarfraz Bugti, said the first investigatio...

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Lego's Women of NASA set rockets into reality

Lego's Women of NASA set rockets into reality

Today, LEGO is developing more gender-neutral sets and finding new ways to encourage girls to become a STEM superstar. In its announcement, Lego said that the four figures include the "mother of...

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Tillerson visit will advance ambitious agenda with India

Tillerson visit will advance ambitious agenda with India

Tillerson took a more strident tone on China. "We've also supported India's rise". A senior State Department official defended the timing of the speech, saying Tillerson also said he wanted a constr...

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Jerusalem joyful at Trump's crackdown on Iran

Tehran has said it is developing missiles exclusively for defensive purposes. His predecessor Barack Obama tended to deal with them separately, but Trump's new strategy involves addressing both the nu...

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Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore

Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore

All five people shot were employees at Advanced Granite Solutions. Prince has been an employee for four months, working as a machine operator, owner Barak Caba told the Associated Press. If you have i...

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Sri Lanka to play cricket in Pakistan eight years after gun attack

And, while Sri Lanka found their own standout performer in captain Tharanga, it was not enough to drag the tourists over the line, as they finished 32 runs short on 187 all out. Gamage had Fakhar Za...

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Nuclear war may break out at any moment

Nuclear war may break out at any moment

North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador warned on Monday that the situation on the peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment". "Our country is ...

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Canada and Mexico will reportedly reject America's demands on NAFTA

Canada and Mexico will reportedly reject America's demands on NAFTA

Canadian and Mexican officials have privately panned the so-called sunset provision, as has the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, whose leader called it a "poison pill" proposal that could undo NAFTA because ...

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Iraqi forces seize Kirkuk governor's office in push against Kurds

Iraqi forces seize Kirkuk governor's office in push against Kurds

The operation comes as Kurdish Peshmerga fighters gathered to the south of Kirkuk amid an escalating row between the central government in Baghdad and the autonomous Kurdish region of Iraq . The mi...

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Tillerson on North Korea: Diplomacy will continue 'until the first bomb drops'

Tillerson on North Korea: Diplomacy will continue 'until the first bomb drops'

Tillerson told a news conference in Beijing two weeks ago that the U.S. was directly communicating with North Korea on its nuclear and missile programs, but it had shown no interest in dialogue. "Th...

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26 take ill after meal on Goa-Mum train, 3 in ICU

26 take ill after meal on Goa-Mum train, 3 in ICU

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation is responsible for the food and the entertainment provided on the train. The Tejas Express, a premium train, connects Mumbai and Karmali in Goa....

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Somalia: At Least 20 Dead After Truck Bombing

Somalia: At Least 20 Dead After Truck Bombing

MOGADISHU, Somalia - A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed 20 people in Somalia's capital, police said Saturday, as shaken residents called it the most powerful blast they'd heard in years. "This...

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Mattis: Report that Trump Wanted Tenfold Nuclear Increase 'Absolutely False' and 'Irresponsible'

Mattis: Report that Trump Wanted Tenfold Nuclear Increase 'Absolutely False' and 'Irresponsible'

President Donald Trump said he wanted what amounted to a almost tenfold increase in the USA nuclear arsenal during a gathering this summer of the nation's highest ranking national security leaders, ...

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Ending NAFTA could cost U.S. 50000 auto parts jobs

Ending NAFTA could cost U.S. 50000 auto parts jobs

This week the influential US Chamber of Commerce warned it was time to "ring alarm bells" over the NAFTA talks. Besides aiming to clinch a USA trade deal or forming some new trade grouping, some Bri...

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Family left toddler in corn maze, didn't realize until next morning

Family left toddler in corn maze, didn't realize until next morning

The owner, Kendall Schmidt, took a bullhorn and went into the maze, announcing a child had been found. Finally, an officer took him to the Child and Family Service, where the boy spent the night. Empl...

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Sylvester Stallone to direct 'Creed 2'

Sylvester Stallone has been teasing fans about the sequel to the hit Rocky spin-off Creed for a few months with casting news and a potential production start date . The star has now revealed who...

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International Monetary Fund says Zambia public debt rising at unsustainable pace

International Monetary Fund says Zambia public debt rising at unsustainable pace

Maurice Obstfeld, chief economist at the IMF, said the reduction in the fund's long-term outlook for the United Kingdom from an annual growth rate of 1.9 per cent to 1.7 per cent was a direct outcom...

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France win to stay top over Sweden; Ronaldo needed to save Portugal

France win to stay top over Sweden; Ronaldo needed to save Portugal

France were held to a shock draw at home to Luxembourg in their last qualifier to leave qualification in the balance - just three days after a superb performance in the 4-0 thrashing of Holland . ...

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