• Laurie Hernandez Ironed Simone Biles's Clothes Before the Closing Ceremony

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    The closing ceremony in iconic Maracana Stadium was also meant to take care of some business - formally signaling the transition to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Japan. And canoeist Isaquias Queiroz became Brazil's first Olympian to win three medals at the same games. Three medals, one of each colour. In 2014, the nation recovered a whopping 143 kilograms of gold, 1,566 kilograms of silver, and 1,112 tons of copper from e-waste.
  • Singapore's longest-serving president SR Nathan dies

    Singapore's longest-serving president SR Nathan dies

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    He had had been in critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit of the Singapore General Hospital since 31 July, after suffering his second stroke in two years. "Words can not do justice to what you have done for our labour movement", said the NTUC Secretary-General on Facebook . He started it during his term with the vision that he wanted to build a compassionate Singapore and "bring the community together to do their part to help the less fortunate".
  • Turkey backtracks on who was behind Gaziantep wedding blast

    Turkey backtracks on who was behind Gaziantep wedding blast

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    Speaking to reporters after a cabinet meeting on Monday, Mr Yildirim said the earlier statement identifying the attacker as a child was a "guess" based on witness accounts. It was not clear how long the tanks had been there. "It has stopped them from crossing into Syria", he said. In the wake of the shocking attack, Turkey said earlier Monday that the Syrian border region must be "completely cleansed" from the Islamic State group.
  • Voters split on Iran cash payment as WH rejects criticism

    Voters split on Iran cash payment as WH rejects criticism

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    The U.S. weapons were never delivered. The second track was settling a three-decade-old financial dispute between the US and Iran that the White House claims the $400 million in cash was being sent for as an installment. Real concerns existed about Iran reneging on the prisoner release, given the unnecessary delays regarding persons in Iran who could not be located.
  • NY Google worker slain in MA may have been burned, sexually assaulted

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    On Sunday at 1 p.m. she left the house to run along a two-lane road lined by trees. Her family reported her missing hours later and her body was found a half-mile away in a wooded area around 8 p.m. Police have urged residents to take caution after discovering the gruesome remains of Vanessa Marcotte on Sunday night. "If you see anything suspicious or out of place, contact police", stated Princeton Police Chief Michelle Powers.
  • Launch date moved to November?

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    As HTC is all but confirmed as maker of Google's Nexus 2016 flagship smartphones - codenamed Sailfish and Marlin - Android fans re-train their attention on the rumored Stock Android tablet thought to be labeled Nexus 7 2016. It will reportedly come with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. Meanwhile, we're looking at upgraded camera hardware, as both the Marlin and the Sailfish will ship with a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front.
  • Giappone colpito dal tifone Mindulle, 2 morti nelle alluvioni

    Giappone colpito dal tifone Mindulle, 2 morti nelle alluvioni

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    Si tratta del nono tifone che spazza il Giappone nella stagione, la cui forza è quella di un uragano categoria 1 , la più modesta. La tempesta, secondo i meteorologi, dovrebbe toccare terra sulla regione di Tokyo . Le forti raffiche di vento hanno provocato la morte di due persone e il ferimento di 30. Il corpo di un uomo di 42 anni è stato ritrovato nelle acque lungo un sentiero del fiume Tokoro, nella città di Kitami.
  • Trump Delaying Immigration Speech

    Trump Delaying Immigration Speech

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    Any walk-back would mark a dramatic reversal for Trump, whose tough stand on immigration has been the driving issue of his campaign. AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Republican Donald Trump promised Monday to be "fair, but firm" toward the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally, a shift in tone that raised questions on whether he's backtracking from previous pledges to push for mass deportations.
  • Donald Trump demands that the the Clinton Foundation be shut down

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    The Clinton aide told Fox News' Bret Baier earlier this month that the Clinton Foundation "continues to be unfairly the subject of many partisan attacks". Gee, I wonder why these foreign donors contributed so much money? "Come November 8th, we are once again going to have a government that serves you and your family and your country, not the special interests, the donors and the lobbyists".
  • Congressman, mayor say more resources needed to stop Zika

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    An additional area of active Zika transmission has been identified in a section of Miami Beach, in addition to the area of active Zika transmission near Wynwood. President Barack Obama requested an emergency $1.9 billion in February for mosquito control and vaccine development. Thanks in part to her case study, the World Health Organization and the CDC declared for the first time that Zika was in fact the cause of many horrific birth defects.