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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Gov. Rick Scott could soon be the all-time king of line-item veto

Gov. Rick Scott could soon be the all-time king of line-item veto

Former Gov. Jeb Bush earned the nickname "Veto Corleone," with the intentional misspelling of "Vito," for his aggressive use of the line-item veto. It was even used as a TV ad in Bush's ill-fated run for president last year. But Bush's record is in j...
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South Africa strips citizenship from activist's killer

South Africa strips citizenship from activist's killer

South Africa strips citizenship from anti-apartheid leader's killer
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Burundi youth militia compares opposition to lice in video

Burundi youth militia compares opposition to lice in new video causing outrage
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South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules

South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules

A court in southern India has ordered a four-week stay on the Indian government's decision to ban the sale of bovine animals for slaughter
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Borussia Dortmund fires Thomas Tuchel as coach

Borussia Dortmund fires Thomas Tuchel as coach

Borussia Dortmund has fired Thomas Tuchel as coach three days after he led the club to its first title in five years
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UN farm agency: South Sudan can avoid famine with help

The UN's food and agriculture agency says South Sudan must receive more food, seeds and livestock to farmers this rainy season to help avert a new famine next year
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Tens of thousands still marooned in Sri Lanka floods

Tens of thousands still marooned in Sri Lanka floods

Indian divers and doctors are joining Sri Lankan rescuers amid severe flooding and mudslides that have killed at least 194
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Bangladesh storm kills 3, destroys thousands of homes

Bangladesh storm kills 3, destroys thousands of homes

A tropical storm has hit southern Bangladesh, destroying hundreds of poorly built homes in some remote islands in the Bay of Bengal
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Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

Juan Martin del Potro is back at the French Open for the first time in five years and had little trouble picking up a victory
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Chechnya's leader invites Macron, Merkel to visit his region

Chechnya's leader invites Macron, Merkel to visit his region

The leader of Russia's Chechnya has invited the French president and the German chancellor to visit the region and check for themselves the reports of killings and torture of gay people there
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