Colin Dwyer

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Macron Opens A 'Demanding' Dialogue With Putin In France

Monday, May 29, 2017

The newly elected French president is hosting his Russian counterpart at the Palace of Versailles on Monday. On the docket for the leaders: Ukraine, Syria and mending their countries' tattered ties.

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Confessed Killer Pleads Guilty To 7 Murders Over A Dozen Years In South Carolina

Friday, May 26, 2017

On Friday, Todd Kohlhepp was sentenced to seven consecutive life terms — as well as 60 years in prison for other crimes — in a plea bargain.

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Amid Conspiracy Controversy, Hannity Takes A Vacation — And Vows To Return

Friday, May 26, 2017

"Uh oh My ANNUAL Memorial Day long weekend starts NOW," the Fox News pundit tweeted, predicting "breathless" speculation about his departure after he drew backlash for pushing a baseless story.

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Denis Johnson, Author Who Wrote Of The 'Painfully Beautiful,' Dies At 67

Friday, May 26, 2017

The National Book Award-winning novelist was perhaps best known for Jesus' Son, a book of interwoven stories focused on the lives of addicts. A spokesman for his publisher tells NPR he died Wednesday.

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After Brief Deployment, Brazilian Troops Recalled From Streets Of Capital

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Brazil's embattled President Michel Temer mobilized members of the military amid clashes between police and protesters calling for his ouster. By midday Thursday, he had revoked his deployment order.

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40 Years After 'Star Wars' Error, Newspaper Apologizes To Wookiee Community

Thursday, May 25, 2017

In its 1977 review, The Dallas Morning News called Chewbacca a "Wookie." Now, on the film's 40th anniversary, the long national nightmare has ended. On that note: We, too, have something to confess.

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Google A.I. Clinches Series Against Humanity's Last, Best Hope To Win At Go

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ke Jie is a wunderkind — the 19-year-old undisputed master of what might well be the world's most complex game. And he just soundly lost a best-of-three series to an artificial intelligence program.

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What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Authorities have identified the suicide bomber as Salman Abedi, 22, a British national whose father comes from Libya. Police say Abedi received help with Monday's attack on an Ariana Grande concert.

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After Botched Raid, Philippines Tries To Reclaim A City Under Siege

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

With an island under martial law and civilians escaping Marawi City, which is occupied by ISIS-linked militants, President Rodrigo Duterte struck a hard line Wednesday: "If you fight us you will die."

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U.K. Raises Threat Level To 'Critical'; Attack 'May Be Imminent'

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

"It is a possibility we cannot ignore that there is a wider group of individuals linked to this attack," Prime Minister Theresa May said of the bombing that killed at least 22 people in Manchester.

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Duterte Declares Limited Martial Law As Bloodshed Breaks Out In Marawi City

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

An attempt to arrest a local militant group's leader went awry in Marawi City on Tuesday. By nightfall, militants occupied public buildings and the Philippine president cut his Russia trip short.

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'Like A God,' Google A.I. Beats Human Champ Of Notoriously Complex Go Game

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

"Last year, it was still quite humanlike when it played," the world's No. 1 Go player, Ke Jie, said after losing the first in a three-match series. "But this year, it became like a god of Go."

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Richard Oakes, Who Occupied Alcatraz For Native Rights, Gets A Birthday Honor

Monday, May 22, 2017

The late activist and Google doodle honoree stormed the island with dozens of other activists in 1969, citing a century-old treaty in claiming it for Native Americans. He would have been 75 on Monday.

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Here's The Deal With That Glowing Orb — And Plenty Of Notes On What It Isn't

Monday, May 22, 2017

It seemed an innocuous gesture: President Trump joined two other world leaders in laying their hands on a lit-up globe at an event in Saudi Arabia. Then, Twitter caught wind of it.

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At $110.5 Million, Basquiat Painting Becomes Priciest Work Ever Sold By A U.S. Artist

Friday, May 19, 2017

With the sale Thursday night in New York City, the late Jean-Michel Basquiat's 1982 untitled painting is also said to be the sixth-most expensive work sold in world history.

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Sweden Drops Rape Investigation Of Julian Assange — But He's Not In The Clear

Friday, May 19, 2017

The WikiLeaks founder has been at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London to avoid extradition. Swedish prosecutors halted the probe, but London police quickly said they'd still enforce their arrest warrant.

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1 Person Killed, 22 Injured After Car Plows Into Crowd In Times Square

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The NYPD commissioner identified the driver, who was taken into custody, as a 26-year-old man with multiple DWI arrests. Authorities say there is no indication the incident was related to terrorism.

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When Iran Heads To The Polls, A Stark — If Limited — Choice Awaits

Thursday, May 18, 2017

President Rouhani's re-election bid has hit a steep challenge from hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi. Though Ayatollah Khamenei will remain supreme leader, the choice still marks a crossroads. Here's a primer.

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Death Of Chris Cornell, Powerhouse Voice Of Soundgarden, Ruled A Suicide

Thursday, May 18, 2017

A medical examiner has determined the cause of Cornell's death Wednesday night to be suicide by hanging. The powerhouse frontman helped forge not just a distinctive sound, but an entire genre.

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Puerto Rico Embarks On Historically Huge Debt Protection Hearings

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Between its public-sector debt and what it owes pension funds, the U.S. territory's bills exceed $120 billion. That makes for some difficult decisions in court, which opened hearings Wednesday.

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