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India Hastily Builds Wall Along Slum Ahead of Trump Visit

AHMEDABAD, India — A 1,640-foot brick wall has been hastily erected in India's Gujarat state ahead of a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump, with critics saying it was built to block the view of a slum area inhabited by more than 2,000 people. “Since they ...
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Flying Saucer or Something Else Near Mt. Shasta?

The photograph with this story isn't doctored. But the object hovering near Mt. Shasta isn't a flying saucer either. Lenticular Clouds Explained It's a lenticular cloud photographed by fire management offi...
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Judge Refuses to Delay Sentencing of Trump Ally Roger Stone

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Tuesday refused to delay sentencing for Trump confidant Roger Stone on his conviction for witness tampering and lying to Congress. With Stone present on speaker phone from his lawyer's office, Jackson ruled that delaying the ...
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Pier 1 Files for Bankruptcy Protection Amid Online Challenge

Pier 1 Imports Inc. — the once-trendy supplier of home goods like papasan chairs and throw pillows — filed for bankruptcy protection Monday after years of sliding sales. “Today's actions are intended to provide Pier 1 with additional time and financial flex...
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Some Democrats Fear Fallout from Sanders Atop the Ticket

DENVER — Sen. Bernie Sanders' robust start in the race for the presidential nomination is triggering alarm among congressional Democrats, with many warning that a ticket headed by the self-declared socialist could be devastating to the party's chances of winni...
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