Karlsson, Sharks beat Blues 5-4 after controversial no-call

Erik Karlsson scores controversial overtime goal as San Jose Sharks beat St. Louis Blues 5-4 in Game 3            [Author: AP]
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Guzman, Calhoun go deep as Rangers roll past Royals, 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ronald Guzman and Willie Calhoun each hit a two-run homer, and the Texas Rangers cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Shin-Soo Choo added a solo shot in the ninth inning and Nomar Mazara matched a career high with four hits as the Rangers […]
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DJ Khaled to Donate Proceeds From Nipsey Hussle Collab to Slain Rapper’s Children

Rap producer, performer and social-media star DJ Khaled announced Wednesday that he, along with his co-writers and co-producers, have agreed to donate 100% of their future earnings for forthcoming collaboration “Higher” to Nipsey Hussle’s children. Just days before the Los Angeles rapper, born Ermias Davidson Asghedom, was shot on March 31, Hussle filmed a music […]
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Libyan general praised by Trump accused of possible war crimes

The two sides battling for control of the Libyan capital Tripoli have engaged in "shameful" attacks on civilian neighborhoods that could amount to war crimes, Amnesty International said.
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Search for Maleah Davis leads to area that suspect allegedly described as a good place to hide a body

The search for Maleah Davis expands to Derion Vence's former mail route, which he allegedly once described as a good place to hide a body, a search coordinator said.
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Trump Pardons Pat Nolan, Ex-GOP Lawmaker Nabbed In FBI ‘Shrimpscam’ Sting

Nolan, who pleaded guilty to racketeering in the 1990s, became a conservative voice for criminal justice reform.
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Rabbit sculpture sells for record $91M

A playful rabbit sculpture by Jeff Koons has become the most expensive work by a living artist ever to sell at auction.
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Bucks, Behind Monster Fourth Quarter, Defeat Raptors in Game 1

After trailing for most of the night, the Milwaukee Bucks outscored the Toronto Raptors by 15 points in the fourth quarter to take Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday.
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Why it's personal for Dominic Breazeale vs. 'paperweight champion' Deontay Wilder

Breazeale will challenge WBC champion Deontay Wilder on Saturday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in a battle of heavyweights who have both punching power and an intense dislike for the other.

Deadly Camp Fire Caused By PG&E’s Power Lines, Officials Say

85 people were killed by the blaze, and nearly 14,000 homes were leveled.
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Theresa May due to meet Tory MPs over leadership

The PM is meeting senior backbench Conservatives who want her to set out a "roadmap" for leaving office.
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Stacey Abrams: Why I Am Determined to End Voter Suppression

As more people of color claim political power, efforts to block them will accelerate — unless we act.
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2 Indian climbers die on Mount Kanchenjunga in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Two Indian climbers on Mount Kanchenjunga fell sick and died while attempts were being made to rescue them, an expedition organizer said Thursday. Pasang Sherpa of Peak Promotion in Kathmandu said one of the climbers had scaled the world’s third tallest peak while another was on the way up but fell […]
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This Colorado high school student never thought he would have to decide to rush a gunman

When a gunman walked into his British Literature class at STEM School Highlands Ranch last week, interrupting the movie "The Princess Bride," Joshua Jones says his instincts kicked in.
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Baker Mayfield: Kareem Hunt is taking advantage of his second chance

Browns running back Kareem Hunt has gotten a second chance because he has the talent to justify it. Regardless, the second chance has been given — and the second chance is being maximized. “Absolutely,” quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters on Wednesday regarding whether Hunt is making the most of that opportunity.
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Rhode Island school district changes lunch policy to prevent lunch shaming

A Rhode Island public school district has decided to change its policy regarding serving a separate cold meal to students with lunch debt and to "allow students their choice of lunch regardless of their account status."
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Long Beach scooter attack suspect charged with murder in killing of 63-year-old woman

A 27-year-old man was charged with murder for allegedly using an electric scooter to beat a woman to death in Long Beach, officials announced Wednesday.
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The Latest: Kamala Harris open to reforming Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Democratic presidential candidates and abortion (all times local):
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Chavis lifts Red Sox over Rockies 6-5 in 10 innings

J.D. Martinez homered in his third straight game, rookie Michael Chavis singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox recovered after blowing a five-run lead to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5            [Author: AP]
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Migrant boy, 2, dies after being detained by US Border Patrol; 4th death of minor since December

A Guatemalan official says a 2½-year-old migrant child has died after crossing the border, the fourth to die in U.S. custody since December.            [Author: Associated Press]
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Opinion: Iran, please give Trump a call

Donald Trump is waiting for his phone to ring. After diplomatic relations ended between Washington and Tehran in 1980, backchannels for communications have existed, and negotiations have even occurred, but usually through the US Department of State and the Iranian Foreign Ministry. So after Trump expressed to reporters on May 9 that he wanted Iran to give him a call, American officials passed a direct telephone number for the White House to the Swiss government, which as a neutral nation represe...
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Iran, please give Trump a call

Jamsheed Choksy and Carol Choksy write that after the White House reportedly passed along a number -- via the Swiss government -- for Iranian leaders to contact Donald Trump, it would be good for Iran to take up the invitation.
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Cracks starting to show for Robinson Cano

WASHINGTON –The Mets' best chance to crack a dominant Patrick Corbin on Wednesday night came with their No. 3 hitter, Robinson Cano, at the plate with two outs in the third inning. Cano, a pricey offseason acquisition, rolled over a 2-2 slider too strand a pair with the Mets trailing by two. Corbin then cruised the rest of the night in Washington's 5-1 triumph, while Cano finished 0 for 4, dropping his slash line to .245/.297/.374/.672.
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Australia: The problem with informal wills - Swaab

It is best to comply with formal will requirements to ensure your estate is distributed in accordance with your wishes.
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New Zealand: Immigration New Zealand skill shortage lists updated - Cavell Leitch

Regularly updating skill shortage lists ensures immigration policies are adaptable to changing labour market conditions.
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France: Brexit Insight From The EU-27: France - Squire Patton Boggs LLP

The French Parliament authorised the government to take measures – known as orders (ordonnance) – which should otherwise be taken pursuant to law, in order to map out the consequences
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Maine Senate passes bill giving state's electoral votes to national popular vote winner

Maine's lawmakers passed a bill that would give the state's electoral votes to the presidential candidate who won the national popular vote, taking a step toward becoming the 15th state to enact such a law.
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Canada: Feds Seek Comments On Impact Assessment Triggers (Project List) - Lawson Lundell LLP

While the proposed Impact Assessment Act (the "IAA") in Bill C-69 is under review and possible amendment by the Senate.
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President Trump Grants Pardon to Conrad Black

The pardon was the latest example of the president using a unilateral power of his office to absolve a prominent figure whose case personally resonates with him.
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White Supremacy Beyond a White Majority

President Trump is trying to maintain white dominance as the nation’s demographics change.
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