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Amazon 'Prime Day' features sales tax in 45 states this year

The giant online sale-a-than has indeed become "a thing", and it has spurred on an all-out race for shoppers' dollars, with a host of other retailers hopping on the bandwagon-often with sales that start before Prime Day itself. This is a pretty nea...

Keen to meet Indians in Israel, unite against terrorism, says Modi

Congress said it will judge Modi's stand-alone visit to Israel without going to Palestine by its "concrete deliverables" but said that India's stand on Palestine issue should not be diluted. Calling out the government on the issue of Palestine, a...

Firefighters urge caution on Fourth of July

A free 21-minute fireworks extravaganza choreographed to music and simulcast on 94.9 KCMO. Fireworks over the lake. Fireworks from the Peristyle start at 9 p.m. The city's annual parade -with the theme "Freedom Forever" - will start at 4 p.m. Saturd...

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Police determined that Hodgkinson had been "living out of his vehicle in the vicinity of East Monroe [Avenue]" in Alexandria, FBI special agent in charge Tim Slater said. The charities are the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington , Washington L...

Judge O'Neill Declares Mistrial in Cosby Sex Assault Trial

But I'm incredibly hopeful hearing the district attorney saying he would retry this case. The jury ultimately could not reach a decision as to whose version of events to believe - Cosby's, or that of his accuser Andrea Constand - and spent days a...

What the Tech? Cheap Father's Day gifts (for kids)

Knowing that we will live forever with God in a place without sin and suffering can help us live above the pain that we face in this life. Hannah Rogers, graduate in German literature, views the day as a personal celebration more so than an event.

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

When asked about rumors that the president was considering firing special prosecutor Robert Mueller , Sanders said the president wasn't planning on doing so any time soon. Either way, as Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) noted, the president could f...

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Army Major Behind Kashmir Human Shield Given Award

General Rawat further said that Major Gogoi has been given the commendation card with an aim to motivate the rank and file of Indian Army operating in a hard environment in the Ka...

Mike Pence hit by student walk-out at Notre Dame graduation

Now, Pence has told the graduating class from Grove College to expect both honor and opposition as they pursue their dreams. "He has advocated and voted repeatedly to restrict ...

Trump opens first presidential trip abroad in Saudi Arabia

First Lady Melania Trump was happy to be in Saudi Arabia as she thanked the capital of Riyadh for a lovely welcome. Dogged by controversy at home, President Donald Trump opened...

Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in slop

Right here. Right now. "He was essentially, wanting to run the race in the morning, and we couldn't do that", said Pletcher. Super Saver only won the Kentucky Derby because he ...

MOVIE: Alien Covenant brings franchise back

The titular aliens - creatures that gestated inside humans to burst out of their victims' chests - were truly the stuff of nightmares. Covenant uses the mythology established by P...

PK Subban Tips In Game-Winning Overtime Goal For Ducks, Not Predators

The home team has won seven of the last 10 meetings between the Ducks and Predators, and Nashville hasn't been the same team on the road these playoffs as it has been at home. Nash...

'Sean Spicer' returns to 'SNL' with Melissa McCarthy back at the podium

However, proceedings opened with her Spicer impersonation dismissing Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckerbee Sanders (played by Aidy Bryant), from her duties. 12, 2016 s...

Harry Styles sounds lonely on his debut album

So, let's break it down. In a slightly more cynical review, Alexis said the album was far from Beatles level but credited the singer for his mature and soulful lyrics. In Taylo...

Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

There will be $75 billion of infrastructure spending over the next decade. Morrison described his budget as making the "right choices for Australians" who are working hard to sec...

Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series

In the first quarter alone, the Spurs surrendered just as many points in transition as all of Game 2 and more than they gave up in all of Game 3 (seven points in transition...

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Dave Bautista Unhappy With His Guardians 2 Script

You knew from the closing moments of 2014's Guardians of the Galaxy that director James Gunn had struck CGI gold with the introduction of Baby Groot, the diminutive Jackson 5-b...

Lobbying by hospitals, doctors slows GOP health care drive

Lobbying by hospitals, doctors slows GOP health care drive

That number dropped to 6,948 a year ago , according to the article. After Maine established its high-risk pool, premiums for people in their 20s fell an average $5,000 a year, ...

Seahawks finally make a pick, add Malik McDowell

Seahawks finally make a pick, add Malik McDowell

Jones is the 14th defensive lineman from North Carolina selected in the NFL Draft over the last 15 years. McDowell played both inside at tackle and outside at end for MSU during ...

Fans come out for knockout artist Joshua against Klitschko

Fans come out for knockout artist Joshua against Klitschko

Joshua weighed in Friday before thousands of eager fans at 250.1 pounds, while Klitschko was 240.5. Following a show of respect to his defeated opponent Klitschko , Joshua ...

Elisabeth Moss Is Wearing Her Politics on the Red Carpet

Elisabeth Moss Is Wearing Her Politics on the Red Carpet

But while The Handmaid's Tale does aim to show viewers that a world like Gilead isn't necessarily inevitable, neither does the show dance around how easily our society could devo...

USA missile defense system to be operational in days in S. Korea

USA missile defense system to be operational in days in S. Korea

Despite the seemingly straightforward objective , the deployment of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, remains a controversial topic in South Korea and even ...

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

In President Trump's Joint Address, he gave a clear outline as to what he would like our health care reform to look like, and I'm proud to support President Trump's plan to deliver...

Kendrick Lamar Opens Up In First Interview Since Release of DAMN

Kendrick Lamar Opens Up In First Interview Since Release of DAMN

That is, until Zane Lowe's in-depth interview with the Compton artist hit the web a few hours ago. The album sits at its rightfully owned number-one spot on the iTunes charts. Of c...

Antonio Conte dismisses Tottenham's status as underdogs ahead of FA Cup

Twice Willian put Chelsea in front - from a free kick in the fifth minute and from a penalty two minutes before halftime - but Tottenham came back each time through Harry Kane's ...