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A Bible burning, a Russian news agency, and a story too good to check out

For example, Mr. Cheong does not appear to be complicit in any way. He regularly tweeted several videos a night of the protests and said, “It was definitely not my intention to just make the one story.” But the Bible video fit his politics, and his tweet about it caught fire. Russian spies and American conspiracies Most of the Russian …

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Portland officials declare riot and force protesters away from the police union’s burning office

Portland officials declared a riot in the city during Saturday night’s demonstrations after the police union office was set on fire. Protesters broke into the Portland Police Association office at around 11:35 p.m. Saturday and started a fire. Portland police asked the gathering to describe the gathering as “riot” “because of the criminal activity in the crowd.” Surveillance video has …

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“Midnight Express”, “Mississippi Burning”, “Evita” Director – Deadline

Filmmaker Alan Parker, a prominent figure in British industry, passed away this morning after a long illness, the British Film Institute has confirmed. He was 76 years old. The two-time Oscar nominee Parker was best known for directing classic films Bugsy Malone, Midnight Express, Mississippi is on fire and Commitmentsas well as a Madonna film on a large budget Evita. …

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Fire is still burning on USS Bonhomme Richard, cause unknown

U.S. Navy officials worked on Monday to determine what caused a massive fire on USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship that injured 17 seafarers and four civilians. Much of the fire that still burns Monday morning is still unknown, including the extent of the damage to the ship docked at the San Diego Naval Base. The San Diego Union …

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Phillip Blanks, a former high school football player, catches a child who has fallen out of a burning building

He looked up to see a petrified woman with a child on a balcony on the third floor. Flames crept quickly behind her. “People started screaming that the lady should throw her children down,” said Blanks. The mother dropped her son over the railing. When Blanks saw the little child fall, he dived forward with his arms outstretched. “I immediately …

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500 acres burning in the big grass fire in Solano County

Crews from several fire departments are fighting a large grass fire late Saturday afternoon that will occupy more than 1,200 acres of land in a rural area in Solano County between Vacaville and winters and cause mandatory evacuations, firefighters said. According to Cal Fire, more than 100 buildings are threatened by the fast-moving fire that appears to have started near …

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Delta result: Delta stock rallies as first quarter loss avoids disaster, cash burning slows down Delta Air Lines rallies as first quarter loss avoids catastrophe slowing cash burning

Delta Airlines (DAL) reported a large first quarter loss and revenue drop above expectations on Wednesday. The Delta earnings report is the first of a major airline as the U.S. government tries to prevent the aviation industry from collapsing due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Delta share rose slightly. X. Delta earnings Estimates: According to Zacks, Wall Street expected a …

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The Burning Man Festival was canceled due to a coronavirus pandemic

Burning Man has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The organizers announced on Friday that the annual desert art festival, scheduled to start on August 30, was canceled for the first year since it started in 1986. “After a long listen, discussion and careful consideration, we made the difficult decision not to build Black Rock City in 2020,” the …

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