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  1. Fact check: President Trump's claim that he's already saved ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Chicago Tribune

    President Donald Trump has embarked on a nine-day loop around the Middle East and Europe, with stops planned in Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican City, Brussels and Sicily. "Just arrived in Italy for the G7.

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  2. Pottery Barn's sales fall: its furnishings are too big for millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | OregonLive.com

    The retail world is in a state of upheaval. And for a while, Pottery Barn's emporiums of tufted armchairs and dentil-molded sleigh beds were largely immune from the trouble.

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  3. Teacher Gives 7th Grader 'Most Likely to Become A Terrorist' AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Daily Caller

    A teacher awarded seventh-grader Lizeth Villanueva a "most likely to become a terrorist" award at a mock end-of-the-year awards ceremony in Texas The award was meant as a joke, part of a tradition at Anthony Aguirre Junior High in Channelview, where teachers hand certificates to students, reported The Washington Post. Thirteen year-old Lizeth said her teacher "just laughed" when she signed and handed her the certificate only one day after the Manchester terrorist attack.

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  4. Hot yoga guru in hot water over sexual assault allegations, lawsuit payments and an arrest warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | National Post

    For many of the guru's millions of followers worldwide, Bikram Choudhury's signature "hot yoga," performed in sweltering, sweaty rooms, is a euphoric, spiritual practice that promotes healthy, peaceful living. But over the course of about two years, the yoga tycoon's image has been tarnished by numerous sexual assault allegations and lawsuits.

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  5. Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award to 13-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | National Post

    Seventh grader Lizeth Villanueva has been in her school's academic honours program for two years. She gets good grades and has never been a discipline problem.

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  6. McCain on Senate Passing Healthcare: 'Time Is Not on Our Side'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | News Max

    Senate Republicans still on step one of crafting their own healthcare legislation are feeling the squeeze of a congressional calendar that shows they have less than two months to repeal and replace Obamacare. When they return from a week-long Memorial Day recess June 5, Republicans get down to work on legislation they're getting pressure from the White House to have finalized before August recess - July 28 .

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  7. Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award toRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | MySanAntonio.com

    We all know the usual superlatives... "Most likely to become president" or "Most likely to win the nobel prize" but one junior high school student in Texas, may have gotten the most offensive superlative ever. Josh King has the story .

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  8. Peters Township Council agreed to enter into a non-surface gas lease with EQT Corporation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | O-R Online

    The Observer-Reporter is excited to announce new digital offerings, including our new e-Edition apps, available for download in the iTunes & Google Play stores.

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  9. Google tracking online and offline credit card purchases for ad purposesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | MLive.com

    In a new measure to track if its online advertisements are working, Google is now tracking credit card transactions -- online and offline -- the company announced earlier this week. The measure, called Google Attribution, will allow the company to see how many sales were actually generated by online ads.

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  10. Ken Burns, James Mattis on 'Face the Nation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    For Memorial Day Weekend, Ken Burns will preview "The Vietnam War," his PBS epic this fall, on CBS' "Face the Nation." He is one of the best talkers in television in addition to being a terrific producer.

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  11. The Government's Crisis Is Not Your CrisisRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Foundation for Economic Education

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  12. 'Star Wars' at 40: Fans recall the magic of seeing the film during that first summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Cleveland.com

    It was early 1977, and anticipation for a curious coming attraction called "Star Wars" was building slowly but steadily. Twentieth Century Fox wasn't sure quite what it had on it hands - this effects-heavy space serial by young George Lucas was so unlike anything Hollywood had seen before.

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  13. Just don't call it 'climate change': How the government is rebranding in the age of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Washington Post

    The United States Department of Agriculture building entrance that faces the National Mall on March 31, 2015 in Washington, DC. "Climate change" is out.

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  14. The reason for Macron's firm handshake with Trump: He was warnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron shared an intense handshake at their first meeting on May 25. To be more specific, the newly elected president of France was told to be prepared for the sometimes awkward and always aggressive handshakes of President Trump . And it happened after Gerard Araud hosted a salon dinner Monday at the spectacular Washington, D.C., home he lives in as the French ambassador to the United States.

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  15. Tillerson says U.S. takes 'full responsibility' for leaks during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, right, shakes hands with US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, outside Carlton Gardens in London, Friday May 26, 2017, ahead of their meeting. Washington's top diplomat Rex Tillerson was in London in an expression of solidarity, after Britain reacted furiously to leaks of sensitive details about the investigation into the May 22 bombing in Manchester, to US media.

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  16. Texas Teachers Give Student 'Most Likely To Become A Terrorist' AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    A school district near Houston has apologized after a 13-year-old student received an award declaring her "Most Likely to Become a Terrorist." The award was one of several "insensitive and offensive fake mock awards," the Channelview Independent School District said in a statement, and the teachers in question have been disciplined, KHOU in Houston reports .

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  17. Trump should tell the White House press corps to shove itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Hill

    Reports of an imminent shake-up in the White House have been so constant over the last few months that one is tempted to dismiss them as yet more fake news from a media bound and determined to damage an administration they despise with a passion. But the latest rumors swirling around Washington sound a lot more credible in the wake of the inept handling of the firing of former FBI Director James Comey and the continuing flood of damaging leaks from anonymous "inside" sources.

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  18. Lawyer says Kushner willing to cooperate with investigatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Fresno Bee

    In this May 23, 2017, photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, left, and his wife Ivanka Trump watch during a visit by President Donald Trump to Yad Vashem to honor the victims of the Holocaust in Jerusalem. The Washington Post is reporting that the FBI is investigating meetings that Trump's son-in-law, Kushner, had in December 2016, with Russian officials.

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  19. Texas teacher names 7th grade student a Most Likely to become a TerroristaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A mother in Texas is furious after a teacher named her daughter "Most Likely to Become A Terrorist" in class. 7th grader Lizeth Villanueva was given that title in what school officials said was a "Fake Mock Awards" led by the teacher.

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  20. T-Mobile wants to give your phone number superpowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Washington Post

    Starting May 31, T-Mobile users are going to be able to use their phone numbers in an entirely new way. The new feature, known as DIGITS, is rolling out to all customers, the company said Thursday.

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