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Hillary Clinton wins Virgin Islands Democratic caucuses

Washington (CNN)Hillary Clinton has won the Virgin Islands Democratic caucuses, according to results provided by the local Democratic Party. According to a preliminary vote total, Clinton received 1,308 votes to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 190.

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Reporter freed from Iran recounts how Ali helped save him

Washington (CNN)A Washington Post reporter who spent 545 days in an Iranian prison told CNN in an exclusive interview Saturday that boxing legend Muhammad Ali helped his cause. In March 2015, Ali, who died Friday at age 74, released a statement that said, in part, “I am sorry that I cannot be physically present to […]

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UFC confirms Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz rematch for August in Las Vegas

Diaz posted one of the biggest upsets in recent UFC history when he beat McGregor by submission in the second round at UFC 196 in March Conor McGregor will get his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 in Las Vegas on August 20. The mixed martial arts promotion officially announced the matchup during the […]

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Fox apologises for X-Men billboards showing Jennifer Lawrence being strangled

Posters showing Lawrences character Mystique being strangled by Oscar Isaacs Apocalypse widely criticised Film company 20th Century Fox has apologised for a billboard that features shared a Facebook post criticising the posters with the comment, Fuck this shit. May 24, 2016 Exec #1: This is a great poster!Exec #2: I agree! It’s not problematic at […]

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At least 33 US cities used water testing ‘cheats’ over lead concerns

Exclusive: Guardian investigation reveals testing regimes similar to that of Flint were in place in major cities including Chicago, Boston and Philadelphia At least 33 cities across 17 US states have used water testing cheats that potentially conceal dangerous levels of lead, a Guardian investigation launched in the wake of the toxic water crisis in […]

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What it was like working with Prince

(CNN)Karl Fowler and Zenon Texeira can clearly remember an evening years ago when they were dining with superstar Prince and one of his assistants in Los Angeles. It was the middle of the night, and after dessert the singer asked if they would indulge him a bit. Fowler is chief executive of the publishing company […]

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Win another one for The Gipper? Newspaper endorses Reagan for president

Washington (CNN)The San Diego Union-Tribune has some advice for #NeverTrump Republicans — vote for the late former President Ronald Reagan, instead. You read that right. The editorial board for the daily newspaper wrote an op-ed Thursday saying it cannot endorse Donald Trump for president. Hillary Clinton: Trump is ‘temperamentally unfit’ to be president “If you […]

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Indicted surgical tech tests positive for HIV

(CNN)A former surgical tech indicted on charges of stealing liquid pain medication by swapping syringes at a hospital near Denver has tested positive for HIV, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office in Colorado. Rocky Allen, whose indictment in February led Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, to warn 3,000 patients that they could have been […]

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Family of Eric Harris forgives Oklahoma deputy who killed him

(CNN)The son of Eric Harris says he forgives Robert Bates, the former Oklahoma deputy who said he meant to use a stun gun but instead fatally shot Harris with a pistol. “I was angry because he killed my dad but I’m not gonna let him have that power over me,” son Aidan Fraley, 17, said […]

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Chinese hackers target Taiwan political party to spy on website visitors

Hong Kong (CNN)The website of a major political party in Taiwan has been targeted by Chinese hackers looking to spy on its visitors. According to cybersecurity firm FireEye, the website of the Democratic Progressive Party — whose leader, Tsai Ing-wen, was recently inaugurated as President of Taiwan — was compromised and replaced with a spoofed […]

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