5 things for September 6: Trump op-ed, Kavanaugh, India, North Korea, Florence

(CNN)Ever get a hankering for a burger on the back nine? Then,this drone is for you. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) After the op-ed went […]

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‘14,000 sign up’ to save boy’s life

Desperate plea for donors to save mum Education ‘key to end BAME donor crisis’ And he will not be able to start the new school term next week as he has become susceptible to bugs. Ms Truman said it was upsetting that he could not join his friends at school. And his younger brother George, […]

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Cow rescued from bottom of cliffs

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe heifer is taken off the boat A cow trapped at the bottom of cliffs for more than a week has been rescued by firefighters and the RSPCA. The animal was spotted in its precarious position on rocks between Hallsands and Start Point, Devon, by a member […]

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Pound rises on Brexit ‘progress’ report

“Germany does not – despite its clear dominance of the bloc economically – actually speak for the EU position,” said Neil Wilson, chief market analyst at, “[Chief EU negotiator] Michel Barnier may well have something to say about this report. As might Theresa May,” he added. Mrs May’s official spokesman later responded by saying […]

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Randy Bryce Wins Wisconsin’s Democratic Primary In Race For Paul Ryan’s House Seat

Randy Bryce, a union ironworker turned progressive rockstar, won the Democratic nomination in Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District, quieting at least some of the doubts that his meteoric rise obscured politically fatal personal baggage. Bryce faces Bryan Steil, the winner of the GOP primary, for the open seat occupied by House Speaker , the Republican who in April. […]

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Hours before his arrest, Chris Watts pleaded for his family’s return

(CNN)Nearly 24 hours before Chris Watts was arrested in the disappearance of his pregnant wife and young daughters in Colorado, he stood outside his house and publicly pleaded for their safe return. An adult woman’s body was found on the property of a petroleum and gas company where Chris Watts previously worked. Police declined to […]

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Baltimore police officer seen striking man in video resigns, department says

UPDATE:The officer involved in yesterday’s incident is no longer with the BPD. Interim Commissioner Tuggle has accepted his resignation. The second officer remains on administrative duties. This remains an active criminal investigation. — Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) August 13, 2018 The other officer in the video is on administrative duties, police said. The Baltimore Sun reported […]

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Report identifies more than 1,000 victims of priest abuse

Trending in U.S. Red tide along Florida’s Gulf Coast leads Gov. Scott to declare state of emergency Read more:

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‘Madden’ gamer hailed as hero for shielding young players as bullets rang out at Jacksonville event

Video Jacksonville shooting reignites gun debate in FL primary Candidates in Florida’s primary races rerouted their campaigns to make a stop in Jacksonville and address Sunday’s shooting. A “Madden” gamer who was participating at the Jacksonville event where a gunman opened fire killing two before killing himself was hailed a hero Monday for shielding two […]

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Australian meteor: Scientists search for remnants of late-night fireball

(CNN)Australian scientists are searching for the remnants of a meteor which burned spectacularly across the sky in Perth Tuesday night. He called for anyone who finds an unusual lump of rock to give him a call, saying he’d be “chuffed” to find it. “It will look strange, it will have a black crust on it […]

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