• Oldest living American WWII veteran turns 112

    Oldest living American WWII veteran turns 112

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    Richard Overton, thought to function as the oldest man in the usa, was created in 1906 at Bastrop County, situated only out of Austin. That said, Overton hasn't let age slow him down - just last month, the now 112-year-old flew on a private jet to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.
  • Hawaii asks Trump to declare state of disaster for volcano eruption

    Hawaii asks Trump to declare state of disaster for volcano eruption

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    The volcano has spewed lava and high levels of sulfur dioxide gas into communities, leading officials to order 1,700 to evacuate. However, the immediate vicinity around the summit, an area controlled by the National Park Service, was to be closed to visitors indefinitely, starting on Thursday night.
  • Cannes 2018: Deepika Padukone stylish looks on Day 1

    Cannes 2018: Deepika Padukone stylish looks on Day 1

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    For her final red carpet appearance at the Cannes film Festival 2018, Kangana Ranaut ditched all the elegant gowns and opted for a silver embroidered silver catsuit by Nedret Taciroglu. Kangana, who is at the Cannes Film Festival on behalf of Grey Goose India, will attend the festival for three days and will walk the red carpet on May 10.
  • Trump's Plan to Lower Drug Prices: A Q&A

    Trump's Plan to Lower Drug Prices: A Q&A

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    Earlier in the day, the White House unveiled a blueprint to bring down the cost of U.S. drugs. Watching from the crowd was Sen. "Think about all the time everybody spends watching drug company ads, and how much information companies are required to put in them".
  • Trump is trying to strong-arm the news media

    Trump is trying to strong-arm the news media

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    In addition, amid reports President Trump is not happy with newest personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, Sanders told reporters the president had full confidence in the former New York City mayor. "At the same time , the press has a responsibility to put out accurate information". At the time , Time Bureau Chief Michael Scherer asked Trump for assurance that he ( Trump ) would promise not to revoke press credentials of "unfair" reporters.
  • Israel hits dozens of 'Iranian' targets in Syria after rocket fire

    Israel hits dozens of 'Iranian' targets in Syria after rocket fire

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    The heightened tension comes in the wake of the announcement by President Donald Trump that the U.S. would pull out of the worldwide deal with Iran . " Israel fully supports President Trump's bold decision", Netanyahu said, thanking him for "courageous leadership". "We know that comes from the al-Quds force", Conricus said, referring to the special forces unit affiliated with Iran's Revolutionary Guard.
  • Google blocks all online ads related to Eighth Amendment referendum

    Google blocks all online ads related to Eighth Amendment referendum

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    The National Review reports the decisions by Facebook and Google "disproportionately [harm] pro-life advocates who have relied more heavily than their opponents on digital advertising". However this US -first focus leaves other regions vulnerable to election fiddlers - hence Google deciding to suspend ad buys around the Irish vote, albeit tardily.
  • Mormon church to end 105-year partnership with Boy Scouts

    Mormon church to end 105-year partnership with Boy Scouts

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    It plans on continuing to enroll 8-13-year-old boys in the Cub and Boy Scouts programs until December 31, 2019, at which time the Mormon Church will be finalizing a new youth program to launch in 2020. "The church took the Boy Scout program and decided its values and mission aligned closely enough with that of the church's program for young men that they just wholesale adopted it", Monson told NPR in 2015.
  • North Korea's Kim meets China's president ahead of Trump summit

    North Korea's Kim meets China's president ahead of Trump summit

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    China is North Korea's only major ally but trade has plummeted in recent months because Beijing is enforcing United Nations economic sanctions, following ballistics missile tests in North Korea. As might be expected, the USA was a topic of the meeting. "And with the help of China, South Korea and Japan, a future of great prosperity and security can be achieved for everyone", Trump added.