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14-year-old, 18-year-old killed in Florida nightclub shooting

Florida Nightclub Shooting

Fort Myers police say the shooting that left two dead at a nightclub was not an act of terrorism

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QuickTake Q&A: why global trade is central to Clinton-Trump race

(c) 2016, Bloomberg. The differing world views of Hillary Clinton, the globetrotting former secretary of state, and Donald Trump, who preaches “America First,” are on display on the issue of trade. Trump blames trade deals and China’s inclusion in the World Trade Organization -- negotiated during...


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The Latest: Swimming will retest samples from worlds

Russian Doping

The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janiero): 12:13 p.m. Swimming’s global governing body FINA says it will retest doping samples from all Russians who competed at last year’s world aquatics championships in Russia. The championships were held in the Russian city of Kazan at a...


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Gunfire at teen nightclub party leaves 2 dead, 17 wounded

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Gunfire erupted at a nightclub hosting a swimsuit-themed party for teens in Florida, leaving two teens dead and at least 17 other people wounded, officials said Monday. It was not immediately clear what triggered the violence, but Fort Myers police Capt. Jim Mulligan said...


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Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86

NEW YORK (AP) — The woman whose ghostly singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as “West Side Story,” ‘‘The King and I” and “My Fair Lady,” has died. Hollywood voice double Marni (MARN ee) Nixon was 86. Michael Kirsten, senior vice president of Nixon’s...


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Yes, of course Donald Trump can win

(c) 2016, The Washington Post. As the Democratic National Convention begins in Philadelphia on Monday, conventional wisdom is hardening behind this idea: Hillary Clinton is going to be the next president. That sentiment is driven by a Republican convention last week in Cleveland that showcased not...


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The solemn, midnight ritual of a veteran Democratic convention organizer

(c) 2016, The Washington Post. PHILADELPHIA - There is a tradition Leah Daughtry has carried with her over 24 years of volunteering at Democratic conventions. Very late Sunday, around midnight, she enters the main hall. It is always cloaked in quiet, the night before the 6,000 delegates and 10,000...


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The Latest: Kaine to talk immigration on Telemundo

DEM 2016 Warren

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): 11:40 a.m. Tim Kaine is getting another chance to show off his Spanish skills in an interview with Spanish-language network Telemundo. The network says Hillary Clinton’s pick for her running mate...


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Breaking down the gender stereotypes in kids' clothing

APTOPIX Less-Gendered Clothing


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The Latest: Police want to talk to those injured in shooting

Florida Nightclub Shooting-1

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Police investigating a nightclub shooting in Fort Myers say some of the people injured were treated at a hospital and released without talking to investigators. Police Capt. Jim...


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Trump attacking Clinton from the left on support of free-trade pacts

(c) 2016, The Washington Post. Donald Trump is trying to reignite a debate over international trade in an effort to weaken Hillary Clinton’s support among blue-collar voters, particularly in rust belt states like Pennsylvania, where the Democratic National Convention kicks off Monday. In television...


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