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U.S. soldier ambushed in Niger wasn’t captured, report says

U.S. soldier ambushed in Niger wasn’t captured, report says

From The Associated Press:An American soldier killed in an ambush in Niger with three comrades but recovered days later wasn't captured alive by the enemy or executed at close range, The Associated Press has learned, based on the conclusion of a mili...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Prosecutors oppose ex-congresswoman’s fraud sentence appeal

Prosecutors oppose ex-congresswoman’s fraud sentence appeal

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Federal prosecutors are opposing ex-U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's request to remain free on bond while she appeals her fraud sentence.Acting U.S. Attorney W. Stephen Muldrow filed the motion Sunday in U.S. District Court.Sevent...
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Why Jon Gruden was the best mistake the Bucs ever made

Why Jon Gruden was the best mistake the Bucs ever made

Warren Sapp pointed to the sky. And then he dropped Kurt Warner to the ground.The Bucs had just intercepted Warner for the fourth time. Sapp’s block cleared the way for Derrick Brooks to cross the goal line and clinch the win.Before Tampa Bay p...
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Broadway poised to go ‘Head Over Heels’ for Go-Go’s musical

Broadway poised to go ‘Head Over Heels’ for Go-Go’s musical

Which seems more unlikely: That the Go-Go's have a touring stage musical? That it's produced by Gwyneth Paltrow? Or that it will finally land on Broadway in the 2018-2019 season?Their lips are sealed no longer: All three of those are true. Variety re...
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Latest: Funeral procession begins for California firefighter

Latest: Funeral procession begins for California firefighter

A five-county funeral procession has begun for a firefighter killed while battling the colossal wildfire that's still threatening homes in Southern California.
Updated: 12 minutes ago
Billy Bragg kept it simple with ‘Levi Stubbs Tears’

Billy Bragg kept it simple with ‘Levi Stubbs Tears’

One last history lesson this week from columnist Kevin Wuench: Next week, English troubadour Billy Bragg turns 60 years old. While we pay tribute to Billy Bragg, he in turn will pay tribute to a great Motown singer with Levi Stubbs Tears.Billy Bragg ...
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Saakashvili's supporters rally in Ukrainian capital

Saakashvili's supporters rally in Ukrainian capital

Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president turned opposition leader in Ukraine, has joined about 5,000 supporters at a rally in the Ukrainian capital to push for the ouster of the nation's president
Updated: 18 minutes ago
Salah reaches 20 goals as Liverpool thrashes Bournemouth 4-0

Salah reaches 20 goals as Liverpool thrashes Bournemouth 4-0

Mohamed Salah reached 20 goals in all competitions in his first season for Liverpool by scoring in a 4-0 win over Bournemouth that lifted his team into the top four in the Premier League on Sunday
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British woman found dead by side of the road in Lebanon

Lebanese officials say a British national was found strangled by the side of the road east of the Lebanese capital Beirut and authorities are investigating whether she was also sexually assaulted
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