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    Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

    Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state


    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer conceded Tuesday evening in the state's Republican gubernatorial primary, saying he would endorse Secretary of State Kris Kobach a week after their neck-and-neck finish threatened to send the race to a...

    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer conceded Tuesday evening in the state's Republican gubernatorial primary, saying he would endorse Secretary of State Kris Kobach a week after their neck-and-neck finish threatened to send the race to a recount.
    Hot water: Illinois AG sues Trump Tower Chicago over alleged river pollution

    Hot water: Illinois AG sues Trump Tower Chicago over alleged river pollution


    The state attorney general says Trump Tower is taking water from the Chicago River and releasing it "without any regard" to the environmental...

    The state attorney general says Trump Tower is taking water from the Chicago River and releasing it "without any regard" to the environmental impact.
    Pentagon's top spokeswoman under investigation for alleged abuse of power

    Pentagon's top spokeswoman under investigation for alleged abuse of power


    At least a half dozen Pentagon staffers have been interviewed about Dana White's behavior, which allegedly also included booking personal grooming...

    At least a half dozen Pentagon staffers have been interviewed about Dana White's behavior, which allegedly also included booking personal grooming appointments.

    Impeachment of entire W.Va. Supreme Court called 'partisan witch hunt'


    The justices were impeached over extravagant spending decried on both sides of the aisle. But some Democrats suspect there's more to the...

    The justices were impeached over extravagant spending decried on both sides of the aisle. But some Democrats suspect there's more to the story.
    Man charged in Florida 'stand your ground' killing. But why not with murder?

    Man charged in Florida 'stand your ground' killing. But why not with murder?


    "I went through it all and made the legal decision that that is the charge that we could prove," said Pinellas County State Attorney Bernie...

    "I went through it all and made the legal decision that that is the charge that we could prove," said Pinellas County State Attorney Bernie McCabe.
    The Supreme Court OK'd sports gambling. See which states are open for bets.

    The Supreme Court OK'd sports gambling. See which states are open for bets.


    Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting...

    Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
    How three conspiracy theorists took 'Q' and sparked Qanon

    How three conspiracy theorists took 'Q' and sparked Qanon


    Pushing the theory on to bigger platforms proved to be the key to Qanon's spread — and the originators' financial...

    Pushing the theory on to bigger platforms proved to be the key to Qanon's spread — and the originators' financial gain.
    Tinder founders sue dating app's owner for $2 billion

    Tinder founders sue dating app's owner for $2 billion


    "We never imagined the lengths they would go to cheat all the people who built Tinder," the company's former CEO...

    "We never imagined the lengths they would go to cheat all the people who built Tinder," the company's former CEO said.

    Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 19


    At least 24 people were killed and another 19 injured when a bus careened into another vehicle at high speed and overturned on a highway near Ecuador's capital Tuesday, officials...

    At least 24 people were killed and another 19 injured when a bus careened into another vehicle at high speed and overturned on a highway near Ecuador's capital Tuesday, officials reported.
    Avenatti's 'swagger' stirs Iowa Democrats

    Avenatti's 'swagger' stirs Iowa Democrats


    The Trump-bashing attorney says 2020 presidential race will be a battle of personalities, not...

    The Trump-bashing attorney says 2020 presidential race will be a battle of personalities, not ideas.
    These 'Instagram playgrounds' are taking over U.S. cities

    These 'Instagram playgrounds' are taking over U.S. cities


    Packed with interactive features and social media appeal, pop-up exhibits have taken major cities by storm, allowing visitors to step into another...

    Packed with interactive features and social media appeal, pop-up exhibits have taken major cities by storm, allowing visitors to step into another world.

    When is a German not a German? Identity re-emerges as a thorny issue


    "I am a German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose," said Mesut Özil, who recently quit the national soccer team, citing...

    "I am a German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose," said Mesut Özil, who recently quit the national soccer team, citing racism.
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