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Lockdown canceled at Rose Medical Center in Denver after earlier reports of an active shooter

Reports of shots fired at a Denver hospital Friday afternoon caused a massive police response as the Rose Medical Center campus was locked down for …

US declares emergency in Puerto Rico over Zika outbreak | Puerto Rico News

The US government has declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico as a result of a Zika epidemic.<p>The declaration allows the federal government to award grants, access emergency funds and temporarily appoint personnel where needed, among other things.<p>"This administration is committed to …

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DNC hacker posts contact information for nearly 200 Democratic lawmakers

The files were posted to a blog used by Guccifer 2.0, which at least one cybersecurity firm has labeled an operation of Russian security services<p>The hacker Guccifer 2.0 posted phone numbers, email addresses and passwords for nearly 200 sitting and former Democratic lawmakers on Friday, including …

IS conflict: Manbij residents celebrate liberation

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1256000/1256093_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534507515_cfe3b6bfd9c68e0c11c836d75167cb08<p><b>Residents in the northern Syrian city of Manbij have been celebrating new freedoms after being liberated from the rule of so-called Islamic State.</b><p>They …

Dead Canada attack suspect prepared martyrdom video

TORONTO (AP) — A tip from the FBI triggered what Canadian police on Thursday called a "race against time" as police scrambled to identify and locate …

Indian train robbers pull off cash heist by cutting hole in coach roof

Daring thieves steal £575,000 from carriage carrying soiled banknotes during journey from Salem to Chennai<p>Thieves have cut a hole in the roof of a train travelling through southern India and stolen more than 50m rupees (£575,000) in cash.<p>The money, belonging to the Reserve Bank of India, was taken …

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Gunshots in Ferguson after car hits protester on Michael Brown anniversary

Gunfire broke out after a protester was knocked down by a car during a demonstration in Ferguson, Missouri, on the second anniversary of Michael Brown’s death, witnesses said.<p>A video posted online shows a car hitting a young man who was standing in the road, knocking him to the kerb. Onlookers …

Trump refuses to endorse Paul Ryan in GOP primary: ‘I’m just not quite there yet’

By Philip Rucker<p>Philip Rucker<p>White House Bureau Chief<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump escalated his war with his own party’s leadership Tuesday by refusing to endorse House Speaker Paul D. Ryan or Sen. John McCain, two of the GOP’s highest-ranking elected officials, in …

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Amnesty International: 'Unlawful' Venezuela decree gives military power

A power shift is underway in Venezuela, where citizens could be forced to work on farms.<p>Amidst massive food shortages and an extended state of emergency, Venezuela's government issued a decree in late July that would force people to work in fields up to 60 days and possibly longer.<p>Humanitarian …

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A Definitive Ranking of Carpool Karaoke Guests

Now with added FLOTUS.<p>Who knew that a British talk show host driving around and having a bit of a sing-song would become such an internet sensation? But James Corden's Carpool Karaoke on <i>The Late Late Show</i> has become a proper phenomenon - every one a treat. So which is the best? Here's our totally …

What Riders Eat in the Tour de France

The Tour de France is one of the most punishing endurance event on earth. Twenty-three days and nearly 2,200 miles long, it’s akin to running a marathon every day for nearly three straight weeks. No surprise, cycling’s most prestigious race exacts a tremendous toll on competitors. On average, each …

28 Great Books That Are Getting the Movie Treatment in 2016

2016 holds a ton of highly anticipated big screen adaptations, particularly titles like <b>The Girl on the Train</b>, <b>Silence</b>, and <b>Nocturnal Animals</b>. Take a peek at the major titles that you'll be able to catch in the movie theater this year, and see a ton more movies that are also being adapted!

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The Second Coming of Harry Potter

A sold-out play, a new best-seller and a fresh slate of wizardly movies; how J.K. Rowling is cranking back up the magic machine<p>In a locked, windowless, unmarked office in Scholastic’s Manhattan headquarters sits a manuscript that Barnes & Noble believes will be its biggest book of the year.<p>It’s a …

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What Your Favorite Summer Olympians Are Up to Today

In short, they've been busy.<p>Mia Hamm. Shannon Miller. Michael Jordan. They've written books, appeared on TV shows and some have even earned acclaim for coaching young athletes to achieve similar success. Whose career has stayed strongest by your standards?

Hot Air Ballooning in Israel: Pictures

The Clinton-Kaine Ticket Makes Its Debut in Miami

2016 Election<p>MIAMI — Hillary Clinton must be feeling good about her choice of Tim Kaine after her brand new running mate brought a packed house to its feet here Saturday during the first joint outing for the 2016 Democratic ticket.<p>Kaine has described himself as “boring,” but he delighted a crowd of …

Apple weathers anti-U.S. demo in China, where patriotic protests snowball

A handful of unofficial Apple stores were picketed and social media users encouraged each other to destroy their Apple goods, in a rare instance of the tech firm being targeted as a symbol of perceived injustice following an international ruling against Chinese territorial claims.<p>Though the protest …

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Police accidentally shot man in North Miami, union says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The police shooting of an African-American caregiver, who was lying in the street trying to help an autism patient, was accidental, according to the local police union representing the North Miami officer.<p>The officer had intended to shoot the patient, whom he thought posed a danger, but …

Erdogan announces army overhaul in latest post-coup shakeup

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan pledged to overhaul the army in response to last week’s failed coup, a sign that a newly imposed state of emergency would be used to press on with a purge that has alarmed the West.<p>In a sign of Turkey’s dismissal of outside criticism over how it …

Cleveland Police: 17 Arrested After Fight Over Flag Burning at RNC

Gunman's manifesto describes actions as 'necessary evil'

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The man who ambushed and killed three law enforcement officers in Louisiana purportedly described his actions as a "necessary …

Car bomb kills pioneering journalist Pavel Sheremet in Kiev

Reporter for Ukrainian Pravda and critic of leaders in Ukraine, Belarus and Russia was driving to work when car exploded<p>A car bomb in Kiev has killed Pavel Sheremet, a pioneering journalist and outspoken critic of leaders in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine.<p>Security camera footage showed the car had …

Paul Ryan fumbles football analogy to describe GOP divide

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan, who was slow to endorse Donald Trump for president, referenced the divide in his party and attempted a football analogy -- that fell flat -- to describe how the GOP can unify behind its nominee.<p>Ryan made the comments Tuesday at a breakfast with Texas delegates to …

Here’s the software that could have saved Melania Trump from her plagiarism debacle

Donald Trump’s campaign co-chair mentioned TurnItIn.com in an interview today.<p>Last night at the Republican National Convention, Melania Trump, wife of presumptive nominee Donald Trump, gave a speech that bore an uncanny resemblance, as critics almost immediately pointed out, to a speech given by …

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From Beyoncé’s leotard to Bieber’s luxe-grunge – the stylists behind 2016’s biggest trends

Between them, three taste-makers have created the most-copied outfits of the year. So who are they?<p>Once upon a time, the red carpet was where we looked for celebrity style – it was all about princess gowns, diamonds and the kind of hair that takes several hairdressers several hours to create. …

Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again

Queen isn't happy that Donald Trump defied their wishes and used one of its best known songs at the Republican National Convention.<p>At Monday's opening of the RNC, Trump walked on stage at Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena to the band's "We Are the Champions" before introducing a speech by his wife, …