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Fourth of July weekend travelers expect to hit record levels

That's a 3.3 percent increase over last year's holiday weekend travel. AAA says the increase is due to lower gas prices, strong employment numbers and rising incomes. “Strong growth in air travel ...

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Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared

Allred, who's attended the trial since day one, said, "It's too early to celebrate". (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). District Attorney Kevin Steele holds a news conference after a mistrial in Bill Cosby's ...

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U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

A Washington Metropolitan Police Department report says the officer was manning a traffic checkpoint when the driver failed to obey repeated orders to stop. Aides to Ryan, R-Wis., confirmed the speake...

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Daniel Day-Lewis says he's retiring from acting

The 60-year-old actor announced his retirement Tuesday , adding that Paul Thomas Anderson's upcoming film Phantom Thread (out December 25) will be his last. According to Dart, Day-Lewis will stil...

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Thousands Gather To Pay Their Respects To Otto Warmbier

People attend the funeral service of Otto Warmbier in Wyoming, Ohio, at the high school the 22-year-old college student had attended. The agency accused Seoul of tarnishing Pyongyang's image with ...

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Obama slams Senate healthcare bill on Facebook

The Senate's Better Care Reconciliation Act would eventually make deeper cuts into Medicaid , which funds California's Medi-Cal program, covering almost 14 million people, including half the state'...

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New International Participant Added To WWE Mae Young Classic

New International Participant Added To WWE Mae Young Classic

This summer, WWE will feature its first all-female tournament, known as the Mae Young Classic. They join Toni Storm , Princesa Sugehit , Lacey Evans and Sarah Logan , who were announced for t...

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So far, Trump effect has led only to GOP victories

An examination of all the special elections shows that the Democrats have added to Hillary Clinton's gains in well-educated districts and even won over some white working-class voters, which the for...

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Was Banksy finally outed as Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja?

Was Banksy finally outed as Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja?

As well as being a founding member of Massive Attack , De Naja is involved in the art world creating pieces under the name 3D. Although Goldie only referred to Banksy by his first name, it ha...

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New Interview With Patty Jenkins On The 'Wonder Woman' End-Credits

New Interview With Patty Jenkins On The 'Wonder Woman' End-Credits

Wonder Woman also has a strong shot of passing up Kung Fu Panda 2's $665.7 million to become the top-grossing film of all time from a female filmmaker with solo directing duties. Thanks to unusuall...

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Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump

Rachel Bay Jones , who plays Evan Hansen's mother in the show, won Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Hamilton , a musical that tells the history of America's founding fathers through hip-hop ...

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Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

HIGHLAND REEL gave Aidan O'Brien his first victor of the week as he battled gamely to win the Prince Of Wales's Stakes. Queen's Trust , who won last year's Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf, finish...

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Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sex-assault case; prosecutors vow to retry

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sex-assault case; prosecutors vow to retry

Cosby's trial ended without a verdict after jurors failed to reach a unanimous decision. The court sequestered the jury, drawn from Allegheny County, and many jurors were obscured from the view of m...

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Beyonce and JAY-Z name twins Shawn Jr. and Bea

Beyonce and JAY-Z name twins Shawn Jr. and Bea

As for the babies sexes, which actually hasn't been confirmed (neither has the birth, for that matter), the BeyHive is buzzing that Beyonce has been hinting at the twins being a boy and a girl all a...

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Will dumping Travis Kalanick payoff for Uber? Here's what you should know

Will dumping Travis Kalanick payoff for Uber? Here's what you should know

Levandowski's lawyers didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. Ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick may have known a star engineer possessed trade secrets stolen from Google , according ...

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Mobb Deep's Havoc on Prodigy's Death: 'I Still Can't Believe It'

Mobb Deep's Havoc on Prodigy's Death: 'I Still Can't Believe It'

The world is still trying to come to grips with the sudden and unexpected death of NY rap icon Prodigy . I can't even listen to " Shook Ones " or any song. Prodigy , whose real name was Albert Johnso...

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Cosby Rape Trial Goes To The Jury; Defense Called Only One Witness

Cosby Rape Trial Goes To The Jury; Defense Called Only One Witness

The jury asked about the phrasing Tuesday morning, but Judge Steven O'Neill said he could not define it for them. Cosby, 79 , could spend the rest of his life in prison if convicted. "Camille is st...

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Svitolina suffers injury scare ahead of Wimbledon

Svitolina suffers injury scare ahead of Wimbledon

I think I played a great match there. Elina Svitolina , who never expected to be the favourite to win a grass-court tournament, began her bid to justify her elevation to top seed by overcoming Brit...

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Royal Family Attends Royal Ascot

Royal Family Attends Royal Ascot

While temperature soared to almost 30C, Kate looked cool as a cucumber in white as she joined the Queen and Prince William at Royal Ascot . A Buckingham Palace spokesman said the Queen was bein...

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Watch These Sad Tech Leaders Suffer In A Meeting With Trump

Watch These Sad Tech Leaders Suffer In A Meeting With Trump

The White House brought together venture capitalists and executives from the telecommunications and drone, or unmanned aerial system, industries to discuss how the government can speed technologies ...

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