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32 delicious condiments we can’t live without

(CNN)Prefer to pack a bottle of fish sauce than an extra pair of shoes? Think a jar of local chili paste sounds like a great travel souvenir? Only feel comfortable when there’s three types of vinegar and no less than four soy sauces to choose from? Another pride of Britain in the condiment world, we […]

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Charity on Trump list linked to telemarketer accused of deception

New York (CNN)One of the veterans’ charities receiving money from the Donald J. Trump Foundation is also linked to a Michigan telemarketing firm that’s been accused of deceptive statements by the Minnesota attorney general. Two companies which solicited donations for the Foundation for American Veterans, based in suburban Detroit, were named in a civil suit […]

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Clinton’s flood-the-zone Trump strategy

Washington (CNN)Hillary Clinton is mounting a more aggressive effort to confront Donald Trump head-on over topics her campaign sees as winners — and taking a page out of Trump’s playbook to do it. The likely Democratic presidential nominee is attempting to take down Trump by zeroing in on individual issues, starting with housing and veterans’ […]

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Republicans for Hillary?

(CNN)Doug Elmets’ home sits as a proud time capsule to his Reagan-era roots: Framed pictures adorn the walls of a 21-year-old Elmets gripping the hand of his political hero, President Ronald Reagan; a two-foot tall bronze statue of the 40th President sits on an end table; his signed letter of congratulations to Elmets and his […]

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Taxi Slams Into O’Hare Terminal Entrance

Here’s a different kind of holiday travel problem.  A taxi jumped a curb and smashed into the glass at an entrance to Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Monday evening as Memorial Day travelers returned home.  Images shared on social media by Daniel X. O’Neil show a Prius with markings of the Dispatch Taxi Affiliation in the entrance […]

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Mexican Soccer Star Rescued After Kidnapping

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The authorities billed it as a rescue, but Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido escaped his kidnappers by punching the one guarding him, snatching a cellphone and calling for help, a top official in the country’s violent northeast said on Monday. State security forces located Pulido within minutes of his call from […]

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Bernie Sanders Was Just Randomly At The Golden State Warriors Game

Bernie Sanders, a politician, was spotted at the Golden State Warriors’ Game 7 game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for the right to get to the NBA Finals on Monday night. Sanders is one of two people in the world running to become the Democratic nominee for President of the United State of America. The […]

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Secret Service jump on stage at Bernie Sanders rally amid commotion

(CNN)At least four people at a Bernie Sanders rally in Oakland rushed the stage Monday evening, spurring Secret Service agents to jump onto the raised platform and protect him. The Democratic presidential candidate was uninjured and continued speaking, but not before several agents hugged him and pushed him away from the microphone. The identities of […]

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North Korean missile launch attempt apparently failed, South Korea says

Seoul (CNN)North Korea attempted to launch a missile Tuesday, although it appeared to be unsuccessful, South Korea’s military said. One missile was fired from the eastern city of Wonsan at 5.20 a.m., the South Korea Joint Chiefs of Staff said.

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Temple’s chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom in China

Beijing (CNN)This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet (60 centimeters) tall, Xian’er is based on a cartoon character created by a Buddhist master at Beijing’s Longquan Temple. Himself a graduate of the prestigious Peking University, Xianxun said the main reason is that the temple is in […]

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