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At Easter vigil, Pope Francis urges resistance to ‘glitter of wealth’

April 20, 2019

Pope Francis holds a candle as he presides over a solemn Easter vigil ceremony in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican, Saturday, April 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) At an Easter vigil in St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis on Saturday encouraged people to resist cynicism or pursuing the “glitter of wealth,” and to avoid seeking life’s […]

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Dead dogs found in northern Wisconsin believed to be poisoned: DNR reports

April 20, 2019

Image of possible poison used to kill wildlife in northern Wisconsin (Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources) The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating cases where pet dogs and wildlife were fatally poisoned in three Wisconsin counties, according to Fox 6. Since December, at least four domesticated dogs have died from eating poisoned meat […]

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UN says attack in central Mali kills peacekeeper from Egypt

April 20, 2019

DAKAR, Senegal – The United Nations secretary-general has condemned an attack on a U.N. convoy in Mali that killed a peacekeeper from Egypt. A statement by the spokesman for Antonio Guterres says four other peacekeepers were wounded in the Saturday morning attack between Douentza and Boni in the central Mopti region. The statement says peacekeepers […]

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Michigan boy calls 911 to place McDonald’s order and police deliver

April 20, 2019

A Michigan boy with an emergency craving called 911 last week to place an order — and he ended up getting it delivered. Five-year-old Iziah Hall was at his Wyoming, Mich., home on Sunday when he began craving some McDonald’s. The only problem was Iziah’s grandmother was fast asleep. According to WZZM, that’s when Iziah […]

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Armed civilian border group member arrested in New Mexico

April 20, 2019

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Authorities say a New Mexico man belonging to an armed group that has detained Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border was arrested Saturday on a criminal complaint accusing him of being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition. The FBI said it arrested 69-year-old Larry Mitchell Hopkins, of Flora […]

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CNN’s April Ryan and Mike Huckabee in Twitter beef triggered by Mueller report

April 20, 2019

Onetime GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee clashed by tweet with CNN’s April Ryan after she criticized his daughter, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders on the heels of the Mueller report’s release. The controversy arose after Ryan called for Sanders’ firing in light of the Special Counsel’s claim, in his report on alleged Russian election meddling, that she’d […]

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Federal judge sets August hearing date for Obama’s White House counsel

April 20, 2019

On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman set an Aug. 12 court date for former White House counsel Greg Craig as he faces allegations of lying to the FBI and appeared as one of 14 criminal referrals in the report, released Thursday, by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Craig, who served under former President Barack Obama, came under […]

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Zookeeper mauled by Sumatran tiger in Kansas zoo

April 20, 2019

City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas on Saturday. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the episode happened about 9:30 a.m., when a Sumatran tiger named Sanjiv attacked the worker in a secured, indoor space. VIENNA ZOO GETS MALE PANDA AS PARTNER FOR LONGTIME RESIDENT Topeka Zoo Director Brendan Wiley says the zookeeper […]

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5 secrets of people who always have a clean house

April 20, 2019

If you’re among the section of the population struggling to maintain an orderly home on a consistent basis, you probably find yourself wondering how “clean” people do it – and here’s how. They clear surfaces Junk drawers have a habit of spilling out onto what should be an otherwise clean, empty surface. Countertops and tables […]

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April Ryan and Mike Huckabee in Twitter beef triggered by Mueller report

April 20, 2019

Onetime GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee clashed by tweet with CNN’s April Ryan after she criticized his daughter, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders on the heels of the Mueller report’s release. The controversy arose after Ryan called for Sanders’ firing in light of the Special Counsel’s claim, in his report on alleged Russian election meddling, that she’d […]

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Kate Hudson posts sweet photo with all three children to celebrate birthday: ‘This is 40’

April 20, 2019

Kate Hudson shared a sweet photo with all three of her children on Friday in light of her 40th birthday. “My wishes came true,” Hudson wrote alongside the selfie. “Thank you for all the love today #ThisIs40.” KATE HUDSON CLARIFIES SAYING SHE’S RAISING HER DAUGHTER WITH A ‘GENDERLESS’ APPROACH The post marked the first time the […]

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Dog owners are four times more likely to lead an active lifestyle, study claims

April 20, 2019

Dog owners are fitter than other people, a study suggests. They tend to walk longer and more often than non-owners and are four times more likely to meet exercise guidelines for a healthy life. And, typically, they go for walks on top of other exercise activities, such as cycling and jogging, rather than instead of […]

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NFL’s Amendola posts cryptic message after rant about ex Olivia Culpo

April 20, 2019

Danny Amendola is back on social media after deleting his bizarre rant about ex-girlfriend Olivia Culpo. The 33-year-old Amendola, of the NFL, posted a cryptic new photo and message on Instagram on Saturday. It featured Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion’s Matthew Ramsey on stage together, along with this caption: “People won’t often remember what you said. They […]

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The Latest: Visitors pay respects at Columbine memorial

April 20, 2019

A woman looks over the stories of the slain before a vigil at the memorial for the victims of the massacre at Columbine High School nearly 20 years ago Friday, April 19, 2019, in Littleton, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) LITTLETON, Colo. – The Latest on events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting […]

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Controversial Steele dossier back in spotlight after Mueller report’s release

April 20, 2019

With Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report now out in the open, attention is likely to return in coming weeks to the salacious and unverified anti-Trump dossier compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele — a dossier whose more sensational claims were not substantiated by Mueller’s team. The dossier, funded by the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and Hillary Clinton’s […]

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Scaramucci says Pelosi is ‘the smartest person’ amid Democratic calls for impeachment

April 20, 2019

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci praised House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., noting her smarts in resisting pressure to impeach the president after the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report. “I think the smartest person is actually Speaker Pelosi,” he told “Fox and Friends” on Friday. Scaramucci said that while he understood Democrats […]

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Former Marine arrested in raid at North Korean embassy in Spain

April 20, 2019

A former Marine has been arrested in Los Angeles in connection with an underground group’s raid last month on North Korea’s embassy in Madrid. Christopher Ahn is a member of the mysterious anti-North Korea group that claimed credit for the Feb. 22 raid. Cheollima Civil Defense Group says it consists of North Korean defectors and […]

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Pope carries Easter candle up aisle of darkened basilica

April 20, 2019

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has carried a lit candle up the main aisle of a darkened St. Peter’s Basilica in a dramatic Saturday Easter vigil ritual. The pontiff, prelates and other faithful also clutching candles appeared as slow-moving points of light in darkness, part of a procession symbolizing Christians’ belief that Jesus triumphed over […]

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Snoop Dogg says that singing Ohio waitress needs a record deal after discovering viral video

April 20, 2019

One Ohio woman’s musical star is on the rise, after footage of her singing karaoke at her restaurant job took social media by storm, even going so far as to catch the eye of Snoop Dogg, who declared that the songstress “needs a record deal,” stat. In recent weeks, video of Erika Kayne crooning while bartending […]

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Tennessee county holds ‘beeping’ Easter egg hunt for the visually impaired

April 20, 2019

Officials in Shelby County, Tenn., hosted an Easter egg hunt for those who are visually impaired. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office in Memphis took to Facebook this week to share a post about the specialized Easter egg hunt, which was “the first of its kind in Memphis and Shelby County,” the sheriff’s office wrote. THE WHITE […]

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Officials: Large fire scorches Peru’s capital, killing none

April 20, 2019

LIMA, Peru – Officials in Peru say a massive fire has destroyed several buildings near the center of the capital city, but killed nobody. Police Chief Mario Arata said Saturday that it could take a month to clean up the warehouses and shops charred by the fire that started Friday afternoon in downtown Lima. The […]

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White House releases snaps of Trump golfing with Rush Limbaugh

April 20, 2019

The White House released photographs of President Trump’s Friday golf outing with conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh. The snapped showed a smiling Trump posing with Limbaugh on the golf course at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Fla., near his Mar-a-Lago club. Another photo captured Trump and Limbaugh posing with professional golfer […]

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Deroy Murdock: Mueller report’s release was a model of transparency

April 20, 2019

Under federal law, Attorney General William Barr could have taken Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s long-awaited Russiagate report, shoved it in a drawer, and sent the following letter to Capitol Hill: “Dear Congress: “No collusion. No obstruction. “Love, “Bill” Beyond that, Barr was obligated to do none of what he did on Thursday morning. He […]

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‘Boyz n the Hood’ director John Singleton suffers stroke: report

April 20, 2019

Iconic director John Singleton has reportedly been hospitalized after suffering a stroke. A family member told TMZ on Saturday that the “Boyz n the Hood” director, 51, had checked himself into the hospital after his leg was weak after a flight home from Costa Rica and that the stroke was considered “mild.” Doctors “are performing tests […]

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New bout of heavy fighting in Yemen kills dozens

April 20, 2019

FILE – In this Sept. 26, 2018 file photo, Yemen’s President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters. Yemeni officials say heavy fighting in Yemen’s southern Dhale province between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels has killed more than 85 people. The officials say the Houthi […]

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Jim Jordan: American people want accountability for people who started Russia investigation

April 20, 2019

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, called on Saturday for Congress to look into the origins of the Russia investigation, which he said started on a “false premise.” Jordan, who serves as ranking member on the House Oversight Committee, told Fox News’ Neil Cavuto that Americans sensed Washington had a double standard that allowed elected officials to avoid punishment for wrongdoing. […]

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Anti-govt protests resume against Serbia’s populist leader

April 20, 2019

BELGRADE, Serbia – Several thousand people have turned up at an anti-government protest in Belgrade a day after Serbia’s populist President Aleksandar Vucic held a mass rally in an apparent bid to counter months of street demonstrations against him. Protesters marched through downtown Belgrade on Saturday demanding more democracy and media freedom in Serbia. Such […]

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Kelly Ripa shares hilarious throwback Easter photo of son and daughter

April 20, 2019

Talk about a throwback. Kelly Ripa took to Instagram this week to embarrass her son and daughter with a photo from Easter 2002. “Couldn’t wait til Thursday to throw back to Easter Bunny 2002,” she captioned the post, which shows her daughter, Lola, and son, Michael. Both children are now 17 and 21, respectively. KELLY […]

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New York City ax attack leaves woman dead, another injured

April 20, 2019

One woman was killed and another injured when they were attacked with an ax early Saturday in a New York City apartment where cops found a small child who was unharmed. Police found the dead woman partially decapitated after being called to the apartment in Brooklyn around 1:30 a..m., the New York Post reported. The victim […]

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Oklahoma woman accused of starving kids, feeding them feces

April 20, 2019

JAY, Okla. – An Oklahoma mother has been charged with child neglect, accused of starving her children and feeding them dog feces. The Tulsa World reports that 34-year-old Mary Elizabeth Moore was charged in Delaware County court this month. The children, aged 5 and 3, are severely malnourished and have been placed on a special […]

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