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In a statement , the spokesperson said the shooting was a "horrific crime". Stephens, who had no prior criminal record, was not suspected in any other killings, Cleveland officials had said. It marked a violent end to the almost 48-hour multistate manhunt for Steve Stephens , whose case brought another round of criticism down on Facebook over how well it polices objectionable material shared by users.
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    USA confirms Syrian military discussed bloody chemical attack

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    Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday the tone of the Moscow meetings had been "fairly constructive", and reflected a need for the world's two biggest nuclear powers "to maintain a dialog to search for solutions". Last week Trump ordered airstrikes on a Syrian air base in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack which killed 80 people and was described by the United States as a nerve gas attack carried out by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces.
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    After the wait and struggles we had to get here - I wish it had been our day, and that is tough - but there's no one on earth I would rather have a tough day with". Kiplagat, 37, was greeted by her children and family members as she crossed the line. It was the best he'd ever done in the race despite challenging conditions.
  • Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum

    Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum

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    Erdogan says concentrating power in the hands of the president is vital to prevent instability. The narrowness of the victory has raised doubts. "There are those who are belittling the result". They found that the opposition campaign had been restricted and the media coverage was imbalanced, and that the electoral authority had unfairly changed the rules after polls had opened.
  • North Korea threat requires "new and creative" moves: Bishop

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    Said Abe: "It goes without saying that it is a matter of paramount importance for us to seek diplomatic efforts as well peaceable settlements of the issue". Trump insists all options, including military action, are on the table to prevent North Korea from achieving nuclear weapons capability. He said the U.S.
  • Lost Lake Festival Reveals Inaugural Lineup

    Lost Lake Festival Reveals Inaugural Lineup

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    Set to play the festival are Chance the Rapper, The Killers, Run the Jewels , Pixies , The Roots , Real Estate , Big Gigantic, Odesza, HAIM , Juanes , Crystal Castles , Danny Brown , JR JR, Huey Lewis & the News, Calexico , The Shelters and more, plus a Superjam in the vein of the ones presented at Bonnaroo and Okeechobee.
  • 'RHONY' Star Luann D'Agostino's Daughter Victoria Arrested for DWI

    'RHONY' Star Luann D'Agostino's Daughter Victoria Arrested for DWI

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    Police say Victoria was driving a 2003 Land Rover when officers saw she was driving without headlights upon a traffic stop. Victoria was pulled over on Main Street in Sag Harbor, New York (in the Hamptons), the night of April 7. On an archived version of her under-construction website, Victoria de Lesseps a year ago described herself as "a singer by night, graphic designer by day, a video vixen, an experimental painter, and a professional doodler".
  • Pence says South Korea-US free trade agreement to be reviewed, reformed

    Pence says South Korea-US free trade agreement to be reviewed, reformed

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    According to the US Census Bureau, the country's trade deficit in goods with South Korea rose from $16.6 billion in 2012 to $27.7 billion in 2016. "We have to be honest about where our trade relationship is falling short", the USA vice-president told American and Korean business leaders in Seoul.
  • Carrie Underwood Surprises Crowd Singing The National Anthem

    Carrie Underwood Surprises Crowd Singing The National Anthem

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    And the Predators won in overtime over the Blackhawks 3-2 for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference quarterfinals! Calgary Flames players watch from the bench as the Anaheim Ducks celebrate their overtime victory during overtime in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Calgary, Alberta, Monday, April 17, 2017.
  • Hunt continues for man accused of shooting, killing deputy

    Hunt continues for man accused of shooting, killing deputy

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    During that time, officials say the deputy was shot multiple times in the body and face by Nathan LeForce. Sadly, he died from his injuries. He was flown to OU Medical Center where he later died. Langston University as well as schools in nearby Coyle and Mulhall-Orlando remain on lockdown during the search for LeForce. Authorities say the deputy was able to radio for help, saying that he had been shot.
  • FBI Reportedly Obtained Warrant To Monitor Trump Adviser

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    But months later, Mr Page was disavowed by the campaign, apparently in part because of the attention drawn by his trips to Moscow, which he said were for private business. The counterintelligence investigation into Russian efforts to influence US elections began in July, officials have said. Meanwhile, Page refused to comment about who brought him into the Trump campaign to begin with, "because there's always these various conspiracy theories that anyone I work with".
  • Cops seek man accused of committing murder on FB

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    Officials in the city of Cleveland said the suspect, Steve Stephens , 37, shot his 74-year old victim at random - a cold-blooded killing which was livestreamed on the internet. Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said the police, FBI, and US Marshals Service have been "getting calls from all over the country, as far away as Texas".