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A'ja Wilson of SC was the No. 1 overall pick. The unanimous national player of the year, Wilson's game in college combined size and strength in the paint with the ability to hit medium range jumpers and occasionally, the 3-point shot would be displayed.
  • Israeli jets target Gaza position after alleged 'infiltration attempt'

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    The IDF insisted that it does "not intentionally target journalists"; security officials have been quoted saying that he was actually a Hamas operative, who had used his drones for Hamas intelligence gathering, and Israel's Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman suggested that Murtaja put himself in danger by operating a drone above soldiers.
  • OH teen trapped in van: 'Tell my mom I love her if I die'

    OH teen trapped in van: 'Tell my mom I love her if I die'

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    At this point, Issac said , two police cars were dispatched to go look for the minivan, but they could not find it. The operator couldn't understand the teen who said he was at "Seven Hills". "I probably don't have much time left, so tell my mom that I love her if I die", the transcript reads. During that call, which lasted several minutes, he sounded weaker and something could be heard creaking in the background as the teen took breaths.
  • West weighs Syria raid, risks Russian Federation clash

    West weighs Syria raid, risks Russian Federation clash

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    Trump on Wednesday warned Russian Federation to "get ready" for a missile attack on its ally Syria, suggesting imminent retaliation for last weekend's suspected chemical weapons attack. But it also raises questions of how significant a U.S. strike can be without ruffling Russia's feathers and of how committed Russian Federation is to protecting the Syrian government from Western attacks.
  • PE father faces attempted murder charges after throwing child at police

    PE father faces attempted murder charges after throwing child at police

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    It happened around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Washington City Walmart located at 625 West Telegraph Street. On Tuesday, after circulating the story and the photo of Simpson on social media, a social media post alerted Kingston police to the 17-year-old suspect, at 2:45 p.m., who had supposedly been seen around John Counter Boulevard and Montreal Street.
  • Trump political appointee details stunning allegations against Scott Pruitt

    Trump political appointee details stunning allegations against Scott Pruitt

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    Trump has thus far stood by his embattled EPA chief, suggesting that Democrats and environmentalists will do anything to stop Pruitt's rollbacks of Obama-era regulations. Pruitt also insisted they book flights on Delta , even though it was not the preferred air carrier for government travel, so that the administrator could accrue frequent flyer miles.
  • Taj Mahal minaret collapses as storm hits Agra

    Taj Mahal minaret collapses as storm hits Agra

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    The pillar or "minaret" was located on the southern entry gate of the monument, and it fell due to the heavy downpour on Thursday past midnight, sources said. The UP government sought four weeks from the top court for preparing a document which would help protect and preserve the 17 century mausoleum. Meanwhile, in another rain-related incident, three children died in Mathura district on Wednesday after a tin roof of their one-room house collapsed, ANI reported.
  • Mark Zuckerberg testifies before House on user data scandal

    Mark Zuckerberg testifies before House on user data scandal

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    He has spent more than eight years covering the ways that tech companies like Apple, Facebook and Google navigate the corridors of government - and the regulations that sometimes result. "We need to know when somebody is trying to repeatedly access our services", he said. "If you're logged into Facebook and visit a website with the Like button, your browser sends us information about your visit", Facebook says.
  • Paul Ryan's hits, misses and too-soon-to-tells

    Paul Ryan's hits, misses and too-soon-to-tells

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    But as House Majority Leader during Ryan's tenure, McCarthy has developed a close working relationship with Donald Trump, who calls him "my Kevin" and reportedly considered him to replace the late Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff.
  • Names of destructive 2017 storms retired

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    The NOAA states that names of storms are retired when they're " so deadly or destructive that the future use of the name would be insensitive ". But only time will tell if any of the year's named storms will join this infamous list of devastating hurricanes.
  • How the West might strike Syria

    How the West might strike Syria

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    It's not known if Trump will attend the meeting but he made his views clear in a Twitter tirade earlier Wednesday, warning Moscow to "get ready" for missiles launched at Syria. Additionally, Bohl said Syria's suspected chemical weapons facilities were far enough away from Russian bases that they could be hit without upsetting Russian forces.
  • Florida Rep. Dennis Ross Retiring After 8 Years

    Florida Rep. Dennis Ross Retiring After 8 Years

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    Hours after rumors of House Speaker Paul Ryan's (R-Wis.) impending retirement were first reported, another House Republican chose to follow suit, with Rep. Ross becomes the third Republican from Florida to decide not to run for re-election in 2018. Republicans will likely be in the driver's seat in the suburban Tampa district.
  • Khamenei's envoy says Iran can destroy Israel

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    Russia, an ally of Syria, outed Israel as being behind the attack. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman and IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkott attend a security council meeting regarding the Iranian threat. Iran will destroy Israel if it doesn't stop its "childish game", a senior military leader in the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps reportedly threatened Thursday.
  • Could Marijuana be Legalized in NY?

    Could Marijuana be Legalized in NY?

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    Marijuana may soon be legalized in the Hudson Valley if one candidate has her way. Boehner also said the move would curtail federal-state conflict on marijuana policies. Yet the VA does not allow its doctors to recommend its usage. New Jersey could see almost 100 medical marijuana dispensaries under a revised plan to bolster the state's medical marijuana program, which state officials recently advanced.