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Saudi king approves hosting U.S. troops to enhance regional security: SPA

Saudi king approves hosting U.S. troops to enhance regional security: SPASaudi Arabia’s King Salman approved hosting U.S. forces in the country to boost regional security and stability, the state news agency (SPA) reported on Friday. The gesture comes amid rising tensions between Washington and Tehran in the Gulf that have impacted global oil markets. On Friday, Iran said it had seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, but denied Washington’s assertion that the U.S. Navy had downed an Iranian drone nearby earlier this week.



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Yorba Linda plane crash: Residents were hosting Super Bowl party when small plane crashed into home

Yorba Linda plane crash: Residents were hosting Super Bowl party when small plane crashed into homeWitnesses say the residents of a home set ablaze in the plane crash in Yorba Linda were hosting a Super Bowl party when the aircraft crashed.



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Kevin Hart steps down from hosting the 2019 Academy Awards

Kevin Hart steps down from hosting the 2019 Academy AwardsThe comedian announced he is stepping down following criticism of some anti-gay tweets he posted years ago. ABC News Emily Rau reports.



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Austin package explosions: Third bomb hits city hosting South by Southwest as officials warn residents to be wary of unexpected packages

Austin package explosions: Third bomb hits city hosting South by Southwest as officials warn residents to be wary of unexpected packagesA third explosion has been linked to two other deadly attacks at homes in Texas this month, where police are warning residents not to touch any unexpected boxes that end up on their door steps. Austin Police Chief Brian Manley confirmed to reporters that the third blast — which followed just hours after an earlier deadly explosion Monday — is suspected of being connected to the recent explosions. “This, again, is the third in what we believe to be related incidents that have occurred in the past 10 days,” Mr Manley said.



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Sandy Hook mom slams Trump for hosting NRA exec on massacre anniversary

Sandy Hook mom slams Trump for hosting NRA exec on massacre anniversaryThe mother of one of the children who was killed in the Sandy Hook mass shooting slammed President Donald Trump after he hosted an NRA top executive at the White House on the massacre's fifth anniversary last Thursday.



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Sandy Hook mom rips Trump for hosting NRA exec at White House party on 5th anniversary of massacre

Sandy Hook mom rips Trump for hosting NRA exec at White House party on 5th anniversary of massacreNicole Hockley, whose son was among the 20 children killed in the 2012 Newtown, Conn., shootings, is furious about Trump’s decision to host National Rifle Association executive vice president Wayne LaPierre at a White House Christmas party on Dec. 14 — the fifth anniversary of the massacre.



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