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Nationals Beat Astros 6-2 To Win The 2019 World Series

The Nats were handcuffed by Houston starter Zack Greinke who gave up only 2 hits in six innings. Washington scored all six runs in the last three innings.(Image credit: Eric Gay/AP)
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Donald Trump Jr: I Wish I Was Like Hunter Biden So I Could ‘Make Millions Off of My Father’s Presidency’

Donald Trump Jr., a man who shares the same name as the President of the United States and is currently the executive vice president of the Trump Organization, said with a straight face on Wednesday night that he wished his name was Hunter Biden so he could “make millions off my father's presidency.”During an appearance on Fox News’ Hannity to hawk his upcoming book Triggered, Trump Jr. quickly turned his sights on the impeachment inquiry his father is currently facing. After Trump Jr. calle...
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Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

HOUSTON (AP) — Howie Kendrick and Anthony Rendon homered in the seventh inning as the Washington Nationals overcame a two-run deficit, rocking the Houston Astros 6-2 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series to win the first title in franchise history. With all eyes on Max Scherzer and his remarkable recovery after […]
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The Latest: Nats beat Astros 6-2 to win first World Series

Howie Kendrick and Anthony Rendon homered in the seventh inning as the Washington Nationals overcame a two-run deficit and rocked the Houston Astros 6-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 to claim the first World Series title in franchise history. With all eyes on Max Scherzer and his remarkable recovery following an injection, the Nationals embraced their shot in a Series where the road team won every game.
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Clutch Kendrick lands winning blow as Nats take World Series

HOUSTON (AP) — Howie Kendrick sure has a knack for the dramatic. At 36 — nine years removed from is only All-Star appearance — he hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Will Harris in the seventh inning that lifted the Washington Nationals over the Houston Astros 6-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 for his team’s […]
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Nationals stun Astros to win maiden World Series title

The Astros got a dominant outing from starting pitcher Zack Greinke and took a 2-0 lead into the seventh inning but that was where the visiting Nationals finally struck back, grabbing a lead they would not relinquish. When the final out was recorded, Nationals players streamed onto the field from the dugout and bullpen, tossing their gloves into the air with arms raised in celebration while the orange-clad crowd inside Houston's Minute Maid Park watched in silence. For the Nationals, who be...
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'It has been too long': Gold Star spouse urges Congress to repeal 'widow's tax'

Kristen Fenty has been waiting 13 years for a change in the survivor benefits for military spouses that would mean thousands more dollars per year. Now, renewed action in Congress has her feeling hopeful that her wait is over.
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Gold Star spouse urges Congress to repeal 'widow's tax'

Kristen Fenty has been waiting 13 years for a change in the survivor benefits for military spouses that would mean thousands more dollars per year. Now, renewed action in Congress has her feeling hopeful that her wait is over.
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China’s factory activity falls amid weak demand, trade war

BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory declined more than expected in October amid weak consumer demand and a tariff war with Washington. A monthly index published Thursday by an official trade group, the China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing, declined to 49.3 from September’s 49.8 on a 100-point scale on which numbers below 50 show activity […]
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National celebration: Washington claims first title

The Nationals pulled off another incredible rally to beat the Astros in Game 7 of the World Series, capping an improbable playoff run.
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Nationals pull off upset in Game 7 to win first World Series

The Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros in a dramatic Game 7 to win their first championship in franchise history.
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Three takeaways from Edmonton Oilers' 4-1 win over Columbus Blue Jackets

Leon Draisaitl finished the night with two goals and an assist, while Connor McDavid extended his point streak to four games.
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New Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Opens In Wheatland

WHEATLAND (CBS13) — If you’re feeling lucky, you can now roll the dice at the new Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The casino opened its doors for the first time Wednesday, hoping to give people a stellar first impression. After hours of celebrations and even guitar smashing, people had their first look inside the multi-million dollar facility. Some of the people pouring in to try their luck said they already feel like they won the lottery. “Excited, can’t wait! Don’t have to go far away right here i...
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CIA-backed Afghan troops 'committed war crimes': report

Human Rights Watch reports that Afghan forces committed "extrajudicial killings" and other abuses.
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Nationals Nearing Game 7 Win vs. Astros: Live Updates

The 2019 M.L.B. season comes down to one game. Max Scherzer will start for the Washington Nationals and Zack Greinke for the Houston Astros in a winner-take-all finale.
Tags: News, Washington, Baseball, Houston Astros, Washington Nationals, World Series, Zack Greinke, Max Scherzer, Playoff Games


Graphic: A year of violence by guards at the world's largest security company

G4S sells armed guards as a high-quality, low-cost alternative to police. Some employees went on to rape, assault, and kill.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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This is what happened when the world's largest security company left violent guards on patrol

G4S sells armed guards as a high-quality, low-cost alternative to police. Some employees went on to rape, assault, and kill.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Fights of the 2019-20 NHL season

All the fisticuffs from this season's NHL games.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dymaxion: How this radical 1930s car changed vehicle design

Fuel-efficient and powered by alcohol, 1933's zeppelin-shaped Dymaxion car was decades ahead of its time.
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Shuri Castle: Fire engulfs 500-year-old world heritage site in Japan

Shuri Castle, in Okinawa, was built 500 years ago in the Ryukyu Dynasty and is a World Heritage Site.
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Colbert Compares Trump’s Ukraine Call Transcript To Dumbest Mob Crime Ever

The "Late Show" host wonders why the president left a damning sentence in the edited document released to the media.
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‘American Horror Story’ Recap: Lily Rabe, Dylan McDermott Return to Franchise in ‘The Lady in White’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “The Lady in White,” the seventh episode of “American Horror Story: 1984.” Last week’s episode of “American Horror Story” took all the “1984” characters and jumped them forward in time by five years. It seemed to be setting up a reunion back at Camp Redwood, […]
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Alleged fraudster with ties to DiCaprio and Paris Hilton settles with US for $700M

Jho Low, the alleged mastermind of a multibillion dollar 1MDB corruption scandal that rocked Malaysia, has struck a $700 million deal with the US government to end its legal case against him.
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Thailand: Thailand's New Labour Protection Act Increases Employee Benefits - TMF Group

Businesses in Thailand must be aware of the new act that requires them to provide additional benefits to employees.
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Nets PG Kyrie Irving on mood swings: 'I don't have to be perfect for anyone'

Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving claims he isn't motivated to change his perception around the NBA. ESPN reported that Nets officials were concerned about Irving's mood swings, which have followed him during his career through both Cleveland and Boston. “Human beings have mood swings.
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Canada: Wills Variation: An Unjustified Infringement On Testamentary Autonomy? - Miller Thomson LLP

The testator, Jack Lawen, had four children: three daughters and a son.
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Former MLB All-Star Josh Hamilton faces child injury charge

Josh Hamilton, a former American League Most Valuable Player for the Texas Rangers, is accused of throwing his eldest daughter on a bed and beating her, according to an arrest warrant filed by the Keller Police Department.
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CIA-backed Afghan units carry out illegal killings, other abuse - group

Afghan security units backed by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) have carried out extrajudicial executions, enforced disappearances, indiscriminate air strikes and other rights abuses and should be disbanded, a rights group said on Thursday. Human Rights Watch said it investigated 14 cases in which CIA-backed Afghan counterinsurgency forces committed serious abuses in Afghanistan between late 2017 and mid-2019. "They are illustrative of a larger pattern of serious laws-of-war violati...
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Canada: Back To Basics: What Is A Common Element Condominium Corporation? - Miller Thomson LLP

A CECC differs from a standard condominium corporation in that there are no units, only common elements.
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Afghan Casualties Surged to Record Ahead of Election, U.S. Says

(Bloomberg) -- Attacks against the civilian population in Afghanistan surged to a record before the September presidential elections, according to a Pentagon watchdog that has been tracking the war that began 18 years after the U.S. invasion to oust the Taliban.Civilian casualties attributed to Taliban forces more than tripled in the third quarter compared to the same period last year, the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, or Sigar, said in a report published late We...
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