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Israel Closes Pedestrian Crossing With Gaza

Israel closed its only pedestrian crossing with the Gaza Strip in response to violent protests at the border fence, a move that comes amid a fragile truce and talks for a long-term cease-fire. Source:: World News

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Scoreboard roundup — 8/18/18

By SL iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Saturday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUESeattle 5, L.A. Dodgers 4, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 11, Toronto 6Oakland 7, Houston 1Baltimore 4, Cleveland 2Kansas City 3, Chicago White Sox 1Boston 5, Tampa Bay 2Detroit 7, Minnesota 5L.A. Angels 11, Texas 7 NATIONAL LEAGUEN.Y. Mets 3, Philadelphia 1Miami 7, Washington 5, 10 InningsPittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 1Colorado 5, Atlanta 3, 10 InningsCincinnati 7, San Francisco 1St. Louis 7, Milwaukee 2San Diego 7, Arizona 6 WOMEN’S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONChicago 115, Indiana 106 NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PRESEASONJacksonville 14, Minnesota 10L.A. Rams 19, Oakland 15Cincinnati 21, …

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As Euro Crisis Ends, Italy Stokes Fear of a Revival

The end of Greece’s marathon bailout would mark the closure of the eurozone crisis but events in Italy are fueling fears that all is not well with the euro after all. Source:: World News

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Canada’s Auto Capital Caught in Crossfire of Trade Dispute

In Windsor, Ontario, angst is rising that the border town’s ties to the U.S. auto industry, already strained by steel tariffs, could soon be ruptured by President Trump’s threatened tariffs on Canadian-made cars. Source:: World News

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Worst Floods in a Century Wash Over Southern India, Displacing 800,000

Some 800,000 people have been displaced and more than 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century to hit southern India’s Kerala state, as authorities rushed to bring drinking water to the most affected areas, officials said Sunday. Source:: World News

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Venezuela Devalues Currency and Hikes Wages, Stoking Stability Fears

Businesses closed, banks struggled with transactions and people scrambled to find fuel Saturday, signs of panicked and skeptical reactions to Venezuela’s measures aimed at stabilizing a faltering economy. Source:: World News

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Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra confirm engagement on Instagram: “Taken…with all my heart and soul”

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White House counsel cooperated with Mueller’s probe, met with special counsel’s team several times:

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Trump claims social media platforms are ‘discriminating’ against conservatives

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Urban Meyer investigation at Ohio State to wrap up on Sunday

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Scoreboard roundup — 8/17/18

By SL iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUEL.A. Dodgers 11, Seattle 1 AMERICAN LEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 7, Toronto 5, 7 InningsCleveland 2, Baltimore 1Boston 7, Tampa Bay 3Texas 6, L.A. Angels 4Chicago White Sox 9, Kansas City 3Minnesota 5, Detroit 4Oakland 4, Houston 3, 10 Innings NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 4, N.Y. Mets 2Washington 8, Miami 2Chicago Cubs 1, Pittsburgh 0Cincinnati 2, San Francisco 1, 11 InningsColorado 11, Atlanta 5St. Louis 5, Milwaukee 2Arizona 9, San Diego 4 WOMEN’S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONWashington 69, L.A. Sparks 67Connecticut 96, Minnesota 79Dallas 107, Las Vegas 102Seattle 85, N.Y. Liberty 77Phoenix …

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Kofi Annan, Former United Nations Secretary-General, Dies at 80

Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died at age 80. Source:: World News

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U.S. Opposition to Pipeline Hangs Over Meeting Putin-Merkel Meeting

When President Vladimir Putin meets with Chancellor Angela Merkel to try to safeguard a controversial Russian-German gas pipeline, the U.S. won’t be present but could have a big say in the outcome. Source:: World News

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Imran Khan Sworn In as Pakistan’s Prime Minister

Imran Khan, a former cricket star who later spent two decades as a political outsider, was sworn in as Pakistan’s prime minister. Source:: World News

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China’s Uighur Camps Swell as Beijing Widens the Dragnet

China has sharply expanded an internment program that initially targeted ethnic Uighur extremists but is now confining vast numbers of the largely Muslim minority group, including the secular, old and infirm, in camps across the country’s northwest. Source:: World News

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