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Union goes on strike against Trump Taj Mahal casino

Striking union members chanted, banged drums and blew whistles as part of a raucous picket line on Atlantic City's Boardwalk outside the Trump Taj Mahal casino early Friday amid a contract dispute with owner and billionaire investor Carl Icahn at the start of the busiest weekend of the year for the casino industry.

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Dog owners are worried about tennis ball bombs

Police in Washington state have issued a warning to all dog owners about tennis balls being turned into bombs. People take the insides of fireworks out and put them inside tennis balls. The police issued the warning ahead of the Fourth of July weekend.

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Democrats: Where was sponsor Sen. Roy Blunt during Zika negotiations?

The Missouri Democratic Party steps up attacks on Republican Sen. Roy Blunt over the failure of a funding bill he'd sponsored to combat the Zika virus. They accuse Blunt of skipping crucial negotiations to make time for two fundraisers the same night that Republicans filed a final version of the bill. But Republicans say Blunt wasn’t expected to be present at that point and that Democrats are misrepresenting the timeline of events and how such deals work on Capitol Hill.

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After attack, Istanbul tries to get back to normal

The attack cast a pall over a city that until recently was brimming with self-confidence, projecting itself as a rambunctious, multicultural hub for the arts, with great cuisine and a dazzling history. But terrorist attacks have destroyed Turkey’s image as a haven in a dangerous region.

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Duterte sworn in as president of Philippines

Rodrigo Duterte was sworn in Thursday as president of the Philippines, with some hoping his maverick style will energize the country but others fearing he will undercut one of Asia's liveliest democracies amid threats to kill criminals en masse.

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10-year-old recites Declaration of Independence from memory

Nathan Bond, a 10-year-old home-schooled student from Fresno, performed the Declaration of Independence from memory Monday, June 27, 2016, in the rotunda of the California Capitol.
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