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Rep. Ilhan Omar defends her controversial World Trade Center remarks: '9/11 was an attack on all Americans'

Rep. Ilhan Omar defends her controversial World Trade Center remarks: '9/11 was an attack on all Americans'Rep. Ilhan Omar responded to criticism from a 9/11 victim’s son, who, during a memorial reading of victims’ names at Ground Zero last week, called out the freshman congresswoman for past remarks she made about the terrorist attacks.



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Hurricane Center monitors 3 Atlantic systems; Gabrielle expected to become hurricane

Hurricane Center monitors 3 Atlantic systems; Gabrielle expected to become hurricaneDorian remains a hurricane; Tropical Storm Gabrielle predicted to become a hurricane, but affect land; a third system may become a tropical cyclone.



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Satellite photos show burning Iran space center launch pad

Satellite photos show burning Iran space center launch padA rocket at an Iranian space center that was to conduct a satellite launch criticized by the U.S. apparently exploded on its launch pad Thursday, satellite images show, suggesting the Islamic Republic suffered its third failed launch this year alone. State media and officials did not immediately acknowledge the incident at the Imam Khomeini Space Center in Iran’s Semnan province. In previous days, satellite images had shown officials there repainted the launch pad blue.



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Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community Center

Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community CenterAn Ohio man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly threatening to attack a local Jewish community center.



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FBI: Ohio police arrest man connected to online shooting threat against Jewish community center

FBI: Ohio police arrest man connected to online shooting threat against Jewish community centerOhio police arrested James P. Reardon, 20, on charges of telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing.



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Iranian tanker at center of standoff with West leaves Gibraltar, shipping data shows

Iranian tanker at center of standoff with West leaves Gibraltar, shipping data showsThe Iranian tanker caught in a stand-off between Tehran and the West left Gibraltar on Sunday night, shipping data showed, hours after the British territory rejected a U.S. request to detain the vessel further. British Royal Marines seized the tanker in Gibraltar in July on suspicion that it was carrying oil to Syria, a close ally of Iran, in violation of European Union sanctions. The Grace 1, renamed the Adrian Darya 1, left anchorage off Gibraltar at around 11 p.m. local time, Refinitiv shipping data showed.



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Rashida Tlaib, fiery US lawmaker at center of Israel uproar

Rashida Tlaib, fiery US lawmaker at center of Israel uproarNo sooner had Rashida Tlaib been sworn in as a member of the 116th US Congress last January, than the daughter of Palestinian immigrants caught flak for her off-color cry to impeach Donald Trump. Whether it’s her relentless needling of the president, being told by Trump to “go back” to the “corrupt” country she came from despite being born in Michigan, or being barred from visiting Israel Thursday by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Tlaib is a political lightning rod.



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The black hole at the center of our galaxy just lit up twice as bright as ever. Who knows why

The black hole at the center of our galaxy just lit up twice as bright as ever. Who knows whyAstronomers observing the black hole at the center of our galaxy watched it light up with "unprecedented brightness." And they aren't sure why.



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5 children killed in fire at Pennsylvania day care center

5 children killed in fire at Pennsylvania day care centerA day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged Sunday by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said. The victims in the lakeside city of Erie, Pennslyvania, ranged in age from 8 months to 7 years, Chief Guy Santone of the Erie Fire Department said. At least four of the victims were staying overnight at the residential house that had been turned into a day care center, Erie Chief Fire Inspector John Widomski told the Erie Times-News.



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The Latest: Accuser at center of released files speaks out

The Latest: Accuser at center of released files speaks outThe Jeffrey Epstein accuser who filed a since-settled lawsuit against Epstein’s ex-girlfriend says she’s grateful he will never harm anyone again, but is angry there will be no chance he answers for his conduct. Virginia Giuffre tells The New York Times that her husband woke her up early in Australia to share the news that the wealthy financier died Saturday morning in an apparent suicide. The records contain graphic allegations against Epstein, as well as the transcript of a 2016 deposition of Epstein in which he repeatedly refused to answer questions to avoid incriminating himself.



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