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EU slaps Google with record $2.7 B fine for breaching competition rules

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:54:41 -0400

European regulators allege the tech giant broke antitrust rules with its online shopping service.


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Syrian government rejects White House allegation of 'potential' chemical attack

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:37:34 -0400

The White House said the U.S. had “identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack."


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Google this! EU slaps search giant with record $2.7 billion fine

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:54:21 -0400

The EU has slapped Google with an unprecedented $2.7 billion fine because they're not playing nice. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) explains.


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Is Russia's U.S. ambassador stepping down? Russia won't say

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:30:58 -0400

Russia's longtime ambassador to the U.S. might be stepping down from the role, but the country's foreign ministry won't confirm anything yet. Video provided by Newsy


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Dutch government partially liable in 300 Srebrenica deaths

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:31:47 -0400

The men were among around 8,000 Muslim men and boys killed in Europe’s worst massacre since World War II.


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The Western Wall: Jews' holiest spot

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:55:00 -0400

The Western Wall is actually just an outer wall of the Second Temple left behind when Rome destroyed it in 70 A.D. For the Jews, this remnant of what was the most sacred building in the Jewish world quickly evolved into the holiest spot in Jewish life.


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This is one poll Russian President Vladimir Putin isn't going to like

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:26:43 -0400

This is one poll Russian President Vladimir Putin isn’t going to like. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story.


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UK's next government is finally a done deal, but it wasn't cheap

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:22:34 -0400

The Conservative Party's deal with the Democratic Unionist Party won't be cheap. Video provided by Newsy


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Man loses arm to crocodile then gets fined for it

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:13:49 -0400

Terrifying moments for this man in India as a crocodile has just ripped off his left arm. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the story.


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Painter Salvador Dali's body to be exhumed for paternity test

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:43:46 -0400

The body of Salvador Dali has been ordered to be exhumed by a madrid Court after a woman filed a paternity claim. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).


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Over 600 children set Harry Potter world record

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:41:33 -0400

Hundreds of schoolchildren in full Harry Potter garb gathered on the lawn of Smithills Hall in Bolton, England, on Friday in honor of the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone


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Supreme Court travel ban ruling: What it means

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:43:54 -0400

The Court tried to strike a balance, allowing President Trump to enforce parts of his travel ban but blocking it from implementing others.


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Raw: Colombian boat sinks; 6 dead, 15 missing

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:11:53 -0400

Scuba divers on Monday continued searching for bodies in a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin where a tourist boat packed with more than 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized, leaving at least six people dead and 15 missing. (June 26)


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Four things the U.S. and India have in common

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:00:51 -0400

President Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi meet at the White House on Monday.


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Colombia tourist boat goes from party to sinking in minutes

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:59:50 -0400

A tourist boat packed with about 160 passengers capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin.


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Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:51:55 -0400

Big coal users have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year's record global decline for the heavily polluting fuel.






Jewish groups lash out after Israel shelves mixed-gender prayers at Western Wall

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:55:17 -0400

A deal struck more than a year ago to ease the rules along the Western Wall has been repeatedly stalled by Orthodox leaders.


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EU weighs retaliatory measures as US eyes steel tariffs

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:31:54 -0400

EU trade official says it's preparing retaliatory measures in case the United States goes ahead with plans to impose steel tariffs on imports.


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Russian ambassador at center of Trump investigation is being recalled

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:18:41 -0400

The Russian who caused so many of Trump’s team to fall into hot water is going home. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the story.


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In about face, Israel freezes Western Wall mixed prayer plan

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:59:57 -0400

Under ultra-Orthodox management, the wall is currently separated between men’s and women’s prayer sections.


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