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June 12, 2018 - 5:47 am
The quick surrender showed the power of Amazon to aggressively push back on taxes at all levels of government.
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June 11, 2018 - 8:14 am
The former house of pancakes will now be known as IHOb – International House of Burgers.
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June 10, 2018 - 4:58 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Mayors from across the nation on Sunday endorsed a campaign to uphold transgender protections during a gathering in Boston focused on issues impacting cities. Over 300 officials attending the four-day U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting called on Massachusetts voters to uphold the state...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:54 pm
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — On the edge of a mountaintop in Utah, it's getting complicated for Mitt Romney. With the sun setting over his shoulder, the former Republican presidential nominee and would-be senator tells his audience, gathered on the patio of a resort, that President Donald Trump will win...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:53 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un converged on this island city-state Sunday ahead of one of the most unusual and highly anticipated summits in recent world history, a sit-down meant to settle a standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal. Trump descended...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:50 pm
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — Lashing out at the longtime U.S. ally and northern neighbor, President Donald Trump tweeted that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is "dishonest & weak" and that the U.S. was pulling back its endorsement of the G-7 summit's communique in part because of what he...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:48 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis told leading oil executives Saturday that the transition to less-polluting energy sources "is a challenge of epochal proportions" and warned that satisfying the world's energy needs "must not destroy civilization." The Vatican said Francis held a two-day conference...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Singapore summit with Kim Jong Un may be unprecedented, but during a quarter-century of on-off nuclear talks with North Korea, U.S. officials have learned a thing or two about dealing with an inscrutable adversary and have tried many tactics to get their...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Many people thought Anthony Bourdain had the most enviable career in existence. He didn't deny it. "I have the best job in the world," the globe-trotting food-taster and culinary storyteller once told the New Yorker magazine, stating the rather obvious. "If I'm unhappy, it's a failure of...
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June 10, 2018 - 4:38 pm
The Southern Baptists are facing their own #MeToo crisis as the biggest Protestant denomination in the U.S. heads into its annual meeting next week. A series of sexual misconduct cases has prompted the Southern Baptist Convention's socially conservative, all-male leadership to seek forgiveness for...
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