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Teen slashed by man he bumped into at Queens station during rush hour

A short-tempered straphanger slashed a 19-year-old after the teen bumped into him at a Queens subway station, police said  Friday. The teen was leaving the train station at Union Turnpike/Kew Gardens in Queens around 7 a.m. on Thursday when he accidentally knocked into the suspect, police said. The unhinged attacker then suddenly slashed the victim […]

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Browns’ Garrett suspended indefinitely for helmet swing

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett has been suspended indefinitely for attacking another player with a helmet, the National Football League (NFL) said on Friday. Garrett, who Cleveland selected with the first overall draft pick in 2017, will miss the remainder of the regular season and postseason and must meet with the commissioner’s office prior […]

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Turkey says it will not step back from its purchase of Russian defenses

ANKARA — Turkey will not step back from its purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems, a senior aide to President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, two days after talks with U.S. President Donald Trump. Erdogan and Trump held talks in Washington on Wednesday to overcome mounting differences between the NATO allies, ranging from looming […]

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India’s federal police raid local Amnesty International offices

MUMBAI — India’s federal investigating agency raided the local offices of human rights group Amnesty International on Friday, the Central Bureau of Investigation said, in a probe into alleged violations of foreign funding rules. “It was alleged that the provision of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act 2010 and Indian Penal Code were contravened,” the federal […]

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Justice Brett Kavanaugh is grateful in his first major public appearance

WASHINGTON  — Justice Brett Kavanaugh called himself grateful and optimistic Thursday, avoiding controversy in his first major public appearance since his stormy Supreme Court confirmation a year ago. Kavanaugh described the past 18 months as eventful, including the Washington Capitals capturing the Stanley Cup and the Washington Nationals winning the World Series. “In between, I […]

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Clive Owen to play Bill Clinton in ‘Impeachment: American Crime Story’

Oscar-nominated actor Clive Owen will star as Bill Clinton in Impeachment: American Crime Story, the third season of FX’s award-winning limited series franchise, which centers on the sex scandal that rocked the Clinton presidency. He joins Sarah Paulson, who will play Linda Tripp, Beanie Feldstein, who will play Monica Lewinsky, and Annaleigh Ashford, who will […]

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Trump adviser Stone found guilty of lying to Congress, obstruction, witness tampering

WASHINGTON — A jury convicted U.S. President Donald Trump’s longtime adviser Roger Stone on Friday, finding the long-time Republican operative and self-proclaimed “dirty trickster” guilty on seven criminal counts of lying to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering. The verdict, in a trial arising from investigations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, is not […]

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Presidential election: Buhari reacts to Supreme Court ruling on why he defeated Atiku

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday reacted to the Supreme Court ruling on why he was declared winner of the 2019 presidential election.  Buhari, who welcomed the “elucidation of the Supreme Court ruling on the PDP petition,” stressed that the onus of proof must necessarily fall on those that challenge votes. In a statement by his […]