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Trump invigorates, enchants crowd during rally in Harrisburg, Pa. - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 21:19

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Trump invigorates, enchants crowd during rally in Harrisburg, Pa.
Washington Post
HARRISBURG, Pa. — On the 100th day, the president had fun. He zipped up to the nearest Rust Belt state full of the forgotten men and women who put him into office. He bashed the bad guys of the media and Hollywood and the swamp he'd just left behind.
Trump draws DC dinner contrast with wild rallyThe Hill
Trump Touts First 100 Days Record, Slams the Press in Campaign-Style RallyNBCNews.com
Trump Touts Achievements, Maintains Media Rage in 100-Day RallyBloomberg
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Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 years since daughter went missing - BBC News

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 20:35

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Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 years since daughter went missing
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Madeleine McCann's parents have told the BBC they will do "whatever it takes, for as long as it takes" to find their missing daughter. Next week sees the 10th anniversary of her disappearance, aged three, from an apartment in Praia da Luz in Portugal.
Parents of missing UK girl still hopeful she's 'out there'ABC News
Madeleine McCann could still be found with Facebook's cutting-edge facial recognition technology, says retired copThe Sun

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Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 20:15

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Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board
Washington Post
CARAMBOLA, Cuba — A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside Saturday in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said. Cuba's military said in a statement that the Soviet-made AN-26 took off from the Playa ...

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Trump opens 100-day rally assailing media gathered for correspondents' dinner - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 19:49

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Trump opens 100-day rally assailing media gathered for correspondents' dinner
Washington Post
President Trump marked his 100th day in office with an event touting what he called his administration's “historic progress,” even as his prime focus early in the campaign rally focused on his long-running antagonism with the news media. Trump wasted ...
Trump savages media as Washington roasts him from afarPolitico
Trump rallies his base on his 100th dayCNN
Trump Touts First 100 Days Record, Slams the Press in Campaign-Style RallyNBCNews.com
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North Korea crisis: Pope urges international mediation - BBC News

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 19:17

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North Korea crisis: Pope urges international mediation
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Pope Francis has called for international mediation to ease rising tensions between the US and North Korea over Pyongyang's nuclear activity. The pontiff suggested that Norway, for example, was "always ready to help". He warned the crisis risked ...
Full text of Pope Francis' in-flight presser from EgyptPatheos (blog)

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Austin police officer believed to have staged his own death, fled to Mexico - WAVY-TV

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 18:33

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Austin police officer believed to have staged his own death, fled to Mexico
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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police officer Coleman Miller Martin, first reported missing to the department on Tuesday, is now believed to have staged his own death and fled to Mexico. The Austin Police Department has issued an arrest warrant and filed a ...

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World digest: April 29, 2017 - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 18:02

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World digest: April 29, 2017
Washington Post
A U.S. service member died of wounds inflicted by an explosive device outside of the city of Mosul on Saturday. The release from the U.S.-led coalition gave no other details, and a Pentagon spokesman was unable to elaborate. It is unclear whether the ...

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China Deports Sandy Phan-Gillis, US Businesswoman Accused of Spying - NBCNews.com

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 17:42

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China Deports Sandy Phan-Gillis, US Businesswoman Accused of Spying
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An American woman who was arrested while on a business trip in China and later convicted of spying has been deported to the United States. A senior State Department official confirmed that American officials were aware of the move. "The United States ...

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China Deports Sandy Phan-Gillis, US Businesswoman Accused of Spying - NBCNews.com

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 17:42

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China Deports Sandy Phan-Gillis, US Businesswoman Accused of Spying
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An American woman who was arrested while on a business trip in China and later convicted of spying has been deported to the United States. A senior State Department official confirmed that American officials were aware of the move. "The United States ...
China deports US citizen convicted of spying after two years in custodyCBS News

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Pak in for major civil-military face-off: Army rejects Sharif action on Dawn leaks - Yahoo News

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 16:23

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Pak in for major civil-military face-off: Army rejects Sharif action on Dawn leaks
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Notification on Dawn Leak is incomplete and not in line with recommendations by the Inquiry Board. Notification is rejected. — Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) April 29, 2017. This tweet dated 29 April 2017 from the DG Inter Services Public ...

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Turkey just banned Wikipedia, labeling it a 'national security threat' - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 16:00

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Turkey just banned Wikipedia, labeling it a 'national security threat'
Washington Post
If you try to open Wikipedia in Turkey right now, you'll turn up a swirling loading icon, then a message that the server timed out. Turkey has blocked Wikipedia. If you're inside the country, you can only access the online encyclopedia through a ...

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Turkey sacks 4000 more officials in coup-bid crackdown - BBC News

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 15:55

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Turkey sacks 4000 more officials in coup-bid crackdown
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The Turkish government has sacked almost 4,000 more public officials in what appears to be the latest purge related to a failed coup last July. They include more than 1,000 justice ministry workers, a similar number of army staff and more than 100 air ...
Turkey blocks Wikipedia over what it calls terror 'smear campaign'CNN
Turkey just banned Wikipedia, labeling it a 'national security threat'Washington Post
Turkey fires 3900 in second post-referendum purgeReuters
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US service member killed by blast in Iraq - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 15:26

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US service member killed by blast in Iraq
Washington Post
A U.S. service member died of wounds inflicted by an explosive device outside of the city of Mosul in Iraq, the Pentagon said in a release Saturday. The release from the U.S.-led coalition gave no other details, and a Pentagon spokesman was unable to ...
US service member killed near MosulCNN
Soldier killed by explosive device is third US combat death this week in Iraq and AfghanistanFox News
US servicemember killed in MosulWashington Examiner

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China deports US citizen convicted of spying after two years in custody - CBS News

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 15:09

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China deports US citizen convicted of spying after two years in custody
CBS News
China has deported an American citizen who was convicted and sentenced on an espionage charge after she was held in custody for more than two years. A spokesman for the State Department confirmed to CBS News that the U.S. is aware Chinese ...

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Turkish court formally blocks access to Wikipedia - Washington Post

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 11:52

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Turkish court formally blocks access to Wikipedia
Washington Post
ISTANBUL — In a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier restriction by Turkey's telecommunications watchdog. The Information and ...

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Sen. Chris Coons slams Trump's North Korea tweet: "This is no longer reality TV" - CNN

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 11:14

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Sen. Chris Coons slams Trump's North Korea tweet: "This is no longer reality TV"
CNN
(CNN) Democratic Sen. Chris Coons slammed President Donald Trump's tweet Saturday about North Korea's latest missile test, saying Twitter is no place to conduct diplomacy. Trump took to Twitter shortly after the ballistic missile blew up over land in ...
Global order rests on the US-China relationshipThe Hill (blog)
Sen. Chris Coons: Congress 'might have to support military action' against North KoreaWashington Examiner
Other countries are still trying to figure out what Trump means to themWashington Post
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Sen. Chris Coons slams Trump's North Korea tweet: "This is no longer reality TV" - CNN

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 11:14

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Sen. Chris Coons slams Trump's North Korea tweet: "This is no longer reality TV"
CNN
(CNN) Democratic Sen. Chris Coons slammed President Donald Trump's tweet Saturday about North Korea's latest missile test, saying Twitter is no place to conduct diplomacy. Trump took to Twitter shortly after the ballistic missile blew up over land in ...
Global order rests on the US-China relationshipThe Hill (blog)
Exclusive: Trump says 'major, major' conflict with North Korea possible, but seeks diplomacyReuters

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Schumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump's security - The Hill

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:49

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Schumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump's security
The Hill
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer · Charles SchumerSchumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump's security Reagan's 'voodoo economics' are precisely what America needs When political opportunity knocked, Jason Chaffetz never failed to cash in ...
Trump says trips to New York City cost the US too muchFox News

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Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia - Reuters

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:42

Reuters

Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A reporter's laptop shows the Wikipedia blacked out opening page in Brussels January 18, 2012. REUTERS/Yves Herman. By Can Sezer and David Dolan | ISTANBUL. ISTANBUL Turkey has blocked online encyclopedia Wikipedia, the ...

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Thousands of Russians Present Letters of Protest in Demonstrations - New York Times

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:19

New York Times

Thousands of Russians Present Letters of Protest in Demonstrations
New York Times
Police officers blocked participants at an unauthorized rally in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Saturday. Some protesters were detained. Credit Dmitri Lovetsky/Associated Press. MOSCOW — Thousands of people lined up in cities across Russia on Saturday to ...
Russians, in peaceful protest, call for Putin to quitReuters
Dozens arrested at unauthorized protests in Russia urging Vladimir Putin not to seek fourth termLos Angeles Times
Russian authorities detain dozens at anti-Putin ralliesBBC News
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