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Florida video game gunman’s dark obsession with hobby

Florida video game gunman’s dark obsession with hobby

A gunman who attacked a Florida video game tournament was so obsessed with his pastime he would refuse to bathe or go to school, say court records. David Katz, 24, ...

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Trump warns Google, Facebook and Twitter in row over bias

Trump warns Google, Facebook and Twitter in row over bias

US President Donald Trump has warned Google, Twitter and Facebook they are “treading on troubled territory” amid a row over perceived bias. He said they had to be “very careful”, ...

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Puerto Rico increases Hurricane Maria death toll to 2,975

Puerto Rico increases Hurricane Maria death toll to 2,975

Officials in Puerto Rico now say 2,975 people died following Hurricane Maria – a devastating storm that struck the US island territory in September 2017. The revised death toll is ...

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John McCain death: Trump lowers White House flag after criticism

John McCain death: Trump lowers White House flag after criticism

US President Donald Trump has announced that the White House flag will be returned to half-staff, after critics attacked his response to the death of Republican senator John McCain. Flags ...

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Why Trump cancelled Pompeo’s trip to North Korea

Why Trump cancelled Pompeo’s trip to North Korea

Last Thursday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced he was departing on his fourth trip to Pyongyang. On Friday, just hours before Pompeo was supposed to leave, President Trump tweeted ...

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Trump, Merkel support U.S.-EU trade talks in phone conversation: White House

Trump, Merkel support U.S.-EU trade talks in phone conversation: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by telephone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday and the two leaders “strongly supported ongoing discussions between Washington and Brussels to remove barriers to ...

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Two killed at video game tournament

Two killed at video game tournament

Two people have been shot dead by a gunman at an entertainment complex in Jacksonville, Florida, police say. They named the killer as David Katz, 24, from Baltimore, who then ...

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Israeli intervention in US elections ‘vastly overwhelms’ anything Russia has done, claims Noam Chomsky

Israeli intervention in US elections ‘vastly overwhelms’ anything Russia has done, claims Noam Chomsky

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Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames lira crash on Donald Trump ‘plot’

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames lira crash on Donald Trump 'plot'

Turkey’s president has blamed the crash of the lira on the United States, claiming a “political, underhand plot” had sent the value of his country’s currency tumbling to record lows. ...

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FBI fires Peter Strzok after discovery of anti-Trump texts

FBI, Peter Strzok, anti-Trump texts, anti-Trump

The FBI has fired agent Peter Strzok, who helped lead the agency’s investigation into Russian election meddling before he was discovered sending anti-Donald Trump text messages, his lawyer has said. ...

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