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Lucinda Russell , the trainer of One For Arthur , should also continue her good form in the card's hunter chase, where Hey Listen (4 .40), a lightly-raced point-to-point victor, is now 4-1. He just jumped so well, even though he was a long way back...he was unbelievable. Fox entered the GrandNational for the very first time as a rider. We missed him when he was at Jack Berry House [recovering from a broken wrist].
  • Whitehead's Underground Railroad wins fiction Pulitzer

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    The Pulitzer comes after The Underground Railroad won the National Book Award, after it was selected for Oprah's Book Club , and after Moonlight director Barry Jenkins signed on to adapt it for television . "Rather, we are in the midst of a revolution", Pulitzer prize administrator Mike Pride said during the award ceremony. He regularly tweeted his news-gathering techniques, a photo of a crammed notepad listing organizations he had called showing the scale of the issue.
  • North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile as Trump, Xi Prepare to Meet

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    PACOM said it determined the launch of the KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile took place at 11:42 am (2142 GMT), landing in the Sea of Japan at 11:51 am, in line with findings by the South Korean defense ministry. The roughly 35-minute phone call between Abe and Trump was set up by Japan for the leaders to exchange views on North Korea and other regional issues, Hagiuda said.
  • Chelsea star: My thoughts on Diego Costa's slump in form

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    Eden Hazard was in sparkling form as Chelsea restored their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 3-1 win over Bournemouth. "Also, Diego won in the past and he has good experience". "It was important for us to win after many days without a win", said Guardiola, whose side lost 2-1 at Chelsea in mid-week after three successive draws.
  • Day after Syria strikes: Does Trump have a long-term plan?

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    After the chemical attack, Trump said his attitude toward Assad "has changed very much" and Tillerson said "steps are underway" to organize a coalition to remove him from power. The United States on Friday threatened to take further military action in Syria following its missile strikes on an air base in the war-wracked country in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack.
  • Harry Styles would be 'honoured' to be Liam Payne's son's godfather

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    I spoke to him and he's loving it [being a dad].' He ruled himself out as godfather, saying Liam had others in mind. "I'm really happy for her. Cheryl has been broody for years". He said: 'I think I snore and also I quite like routine, so I don't know if I'm incredibly spontaneous. In the meantime, he has new movie, album and sound to introduce to the world.
  • Video shows passenger being dragged off United flight

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    One aviation expert tells NPR that the scene on Flight 4311 was "extremely unusual". And soon after, a video of the incident went viral-giving United another round of bad press. "Flight 3411 from Chicago to Louisville was overbooked ". When one passenger didn't comply, United had three men forcibly remove him. After the cleanup, the passengers were allowed to reboard and fly to Louisville.
  • United Airlines Cops Yank, Bloody Passenger Off Overbooked Flight

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    One man who was selected refused to leave, prompting airport security guards to forcibly remove him from the plane. "Oh, my god! Look at what you did to him!" a third passenger cries. The fourth person refused to move, and police were called, United spokesman Charlie Hobart said. Passengers were told at the gate that the flight was overbooked and United, offering $400 and a hotel stay, was looking for one volunteer to take another flight to Louisville at 3 p.m.
  • SF mayor is right - sanctuary cities are safer cities

    SF mayor is right - sanctuary cities are safer cities

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    Seattle officials say they do adhere to 1373, and no local policy prevents government officials from communicating with ICE. Ironically, some of the nation's safest cities , especially those in southern California, could become more risky places if Trump follows through on his promise to cut federal law enforcement funding from sanctuary cities .
  • Verlander, Sale duel before Castellanos lifts Tigers

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    It's not the ideal start the Red Sox and their fans were hoping for, but not for lack of trying on Sale's part. The Tigers blew a 4-0 lead in the eighth, when Pablo Sandoval gave the Red Sox the lead with a three-run homer off Francisco Rodriguez (1-0).
  • People have different fundamental philosophies: Johnson on Diesel

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    The disagreement stemmed from some comment made by the former wrestler turned Hollywood star. The 29-year-old and her 49-year-old British action star beau announced their baby news in February (17). "I said , 'Why? Why are you saying you're sorry to me?' She said , 'Because you lost your other half, '" Diesel recalled. As if to show that the men are nearly like family , Diesel assered, "In my house, he's Uncle Dwayne".
  • Braun Strowman Flips An Ambulance With Roman Reigns Inside

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    A previous edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter noted that there is a plan to have a Lesnar-Reigns feud headlining next year's " WrestleMania 34 ", The Daily DDT reported. Reigns was soon taken to a nearby medical facility in a different ambulance and Strowman was reportedly removed from the building. On Monday Night Raw , Braun Strowman gave Roman Reigns the beating of a lifetime which included cracked ribs, internal injuries, and a possible separated shoulder, according to WWE.