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Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight agreed for 26 August

Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight agreed for 26 August

The long-touted fight between UFC star Conor McGregor and the former five-division boxing champion Floyd Mayweather is set for 26 August at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The two fighters ...

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Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

The world’s oil glut is likely to persist next year in a blow to efforts by major producers to shore up the oil price by cutting output, according to a ...

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Fed raises interest rates again in further sign of confidence in US economy

The US Federal Reserve announced it was raising short-term interest rates by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday as the central bank continued to unwind the huge economic stimulus plan ...

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Senate approves new Russia sanctions as punishment for meddling in election

The Senate has approved new sanctions against Russia, as punishment after it was found to have meddled in the 2016 presidential election. The legislation also restricts the White House from ...

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Republican senators nearly done drafting secretive healthcare proposal

Republican senators are closing in on a draft proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. But that’s about all lawmakers will say about their plan to overhaul the ...

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Four dead in San Francisco shooting after UPS worker opens fire at facility

Four people are dead after an employee opened fire at a UPS facility in San Francisco on Wednesday morning, killing three and injuring two before turning the gun on himself, ...

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YouTube star Austin Jones charged with seeking explicit video of underage fans

A 24-year-old YouTube singer with a teen fan base has been charged with using social media to solicit explicit videos from two young female fans. Austin Jones was charged with ...

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Two arrested over violent clash during Turkish president’s White House visit

arrested, violent, clash, Turkish, president's White House, visit

Two men have been arrested for their role in a violent altercation outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence during a recent visit to Washington by Turkey’s president, police said Wednesday. The ...

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Trump under investigation for potential obstruction of justice

Trump, investigation, potential, obstruction, justice

Donald Trump is reportedly being investigated for potential obstruction of justice by the special counsel looking into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. This marks the first time that ...

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Dakota Access pipeline: judge rules environmental survey was inadequate

Dakota Access pipeline, judge, rules, environmental, survey

A federal judge has handed a lifeline to efforts to block the Dakota Access pipeline, ruling Wednesday that the US Army Corps of Engineers did not adequately consider the possible ...

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