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First Lady Melania Trump spokeswoman: LeBron doing good things


August 5, 2018

This comes a day after President Trump took a jab at the basketball star on Twitter. A day after her husband took a shot at LeBron James over Twitter — First Lady Melania Trump offered a much warmer take on the Los Angeles Lakers superstar through a White House spokesperson on Saturday. “It looks like LeBron James is working to …

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US teacher rows solo across Atlantic in record time


August 5, 2018

It took him 38 days, six hours, and 49 minutes. LONDON (AP — A high school science teacher from Cincinnati, Ohio, has rowed solo across the Atlantic Ocean, setting a record for a west-to-east crossing. Bryce Carlson arrived at St. Mary’s in the Isles of Scilly, off England’s southwestern tip, late Saturday — 38 days, six hours and 49 minutes …

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Woman says Houston doctor’s murder suspect deeded her his home because he was terminally ill


August 5, 2018

PAINESVILLE, Ohio — An Ohio woman who was an acquaintance of the man suspected of killing one of former President George H.W. Bush’s doctors in Houston learned several days after the fatal shooting that he’d deeded his home to her. Jeannette Spencer, of Painesville, Ohio, told the (Willoughby) News-Herald she called Joseph Pappas on July 24 after being notified by mail about …

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Man dead after shooting in Alief-area apartment complex parking lot


August 5, 2018

A man died after a shooting early Sunday outside an Alief apartment complex, according to police. Some sort of disturbance broke out before 2:30 a.m. at The Victorian apartment homes on Coventry Square near Bissonnet. It’s not clear what led to the gunfire, but afterward the wounded man either drove himself or was driven away to the corner of Cook …

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At least 3 dead after strong earthquake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island


August 5, 2018

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A strong earthquake struck Indonesia’s popular tourist island of Lombok on Sunday, killing at least three people, one week after another quake in the same area killed more than a dozen. The latest quake, which triggered a brief tsunami warning, also shook neighboring Bali island. Authorities said the quake may have caused some damage. The U.S. Geological …

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Muslims have suffered most from terrorism, says Mulk director


August 5, 2018

Muslims have suffered most from terrorism,” said Anubhav Sinha who directed the recently released perceptive movie named Mulk. On July 29, during a promotional event for the film, Anubhav said that the discovery of oil in Muslim countries became a liability for them for the United States, in order to occupy those oil fields, entered these countries. “Violence became the norm …

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Sonali Bendre is embracing the post-chemo bald look in Friendship Day post


August 5, 2018

Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre who is presently undergoing treatment for cancer in New York has posted a heartwarming post on Friendship Day featuring her embracing the post-chemo look along with her friends. The 43-year-old star has become a symbol of resilience amongst her fan base with her frequent health updates coming in filled with vibes of positivity. An now the …

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Silva silences Barcelona as Milan clinch injury-time win


August 5, 2018

Andre Silva’s injury-time winner helped AC Milan end their International Champions Cup tournament with a 1-0 victory against Barcelona. Gennaro Gattuso’s side found themselves under a lot of pressure at times in Santa Clara against last season’s La Liga winners, and could have been behind as early as the first minute when Paco Alcacer forced Gianluigi Donnarumma into a full-length save. …

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Woakes replaces Stokes as England drop Malan for second Test


August 5, 2018

BIRMINGHAM: England recalled Chris Woakes in place of Ben Stokes and brought in Ollie Pope to replace the dropped batsman Dawid Malan when they named a 13-man squad on Sunday for next week´s second Test against India at Lord´s. Stokes took three wickets on Saturday, including the prize scalp of India captain Virat Kohli, as England won a thrilling first …

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