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Inside the Air War Over Syria: A High-Altitude ‘Poker Game’

AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar — The salvo of American cruise missiles launched at a Syrian airfield last month was intended as a one-time message to dissuade President Bashar al-Assad from mounting another chemical weapons attack. But at the high-tech command center here, the challenges for Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, who oversees air operations in the Middle...

Dallas Cowboys: Five Questions Entering 2017 NFL Training Camp [Opinion]

The Dallas Cowboys are heading into the 2017 NFL season as a widely viewed favorite in the NFC. After finishing the regular season with the best record in the league last year, the Cowboys are expecting to take another step forward this season. Jerry Jones and company have rebuilt the franchise the right way and it is paying off...

More Messenger app users to get Instant Games

This is a press release from Facebook. Facebook announced on Wednesday, May 3, we're starting to roll out Instant Games on Messenger more broadly for the 1.2 billion people who use Messenger every month. In addition, Facebook is also launching the new features that were exclusively previewed to developers at the annual F8 conference. These include rich gameplay...

Six bars of chocolate a week could reduce risk of a fatal heart condition, Harvard study says

A new study from Harvard University found eating six chocolate bars a week can reduce the risk of a potentially fatal heart condition. Eating up to six bars of chocolate a week could reduce the risk of a potentially fatal heart condition by almost one quarter, a study by Harvard University suggests. The research on more than 50,000 people...

Trump to sign executive order aiming to allow churches to endorse political candidates

On Thursday, President Trump will sign an executive order to ease restrictions on tax-exempt churches and nonprofits endorsing political candidates and providing contraception coverage in employee insurance plans, the White House said Wednesday night. Unlike in a draft of the executive order leaked in February, this one will not free faith-based organizations and companies to avoid hiring refuse service...

Manchester attack: Suspect returned to UK from Libya days before bombing

The man British police say blew himself up as a packed concert was letting out in Manchester, England Monday night had recently returned to the U.K. from Libya days before the attack, according to his friends. Salman Abedi, 22, — who was born in Britain to Libyan parents — had traveled to the war-torn North African nation "three weeks...

Easy Borrowing with Doorstep Loans in Manchester

Easy Borrowing with Doorstep Loans in Manchester It's a wonderful life. Cash right to your door is the way to do just about anything and if you have the time and enough credit cards everything. It was not always the case that credit was so easy. Going back though history to ancient times, borrowing money was dangerous business because it...

These local elections make a national point: voting should be compulsory

Today a third of the English, and all the Welsh and Scots, vote locally – if they can be bothered, if they’re not suffering election fatigue along with Brenda from Bristol. Turnout may be low, as the parties invested virtually nothing in these locals, directing all effort to 8 June. Yet when you consider how savagely local government has...

What’s next for Barcelona after losing La Liga?

Barcelona has some things to consider in order to get back on their feet after losing the La Liga title to Real Madrid RECONSTRUCTION. After Barcelona's La Liga heartbreak, the squad's number one priority is keep the 5-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi at Camp Nou. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP MADRID, Spain - Barcelona face a summer...

What changes about coverage of preexisting conditions under GOP health plan?

House Speaker Paul Ryan stands behind President Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Feb. 14, 2017. With House Republicans prepared to take a vote Thursday on yet another version of a plan to overhaul the 2010 Affordable Care Act, attention has been especially focused on whether Obamacare's popular prohibition against denying coverage based on preexisting medical conditions...

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Manchester United and Ajax footballers and fans pay their respects to the victims of the Manchester attack at the Europa League final.

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