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Mask of the Phantasm Heads to Blu-ray

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Batman: Mask of the Phantasm features the voice talents of Kevin Conroy as Batman and Mark Hamill as The Joker. Pictures tried their hand at bringing the animated version of The Dark Knight to theaters with Batman: Mask of the Phantasm on Christmas Day in 1993. Read More »

Russian Fighter Jet Flies Five Feet From US Spy Plane

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RC-135, calling the intercept unsafe because of the "high rate of closure speed" and the "poor control of the aircraft" by the Russian pilot. The Russian jet came within 5-feet of the wing of the American plane. Davis noted that the "vast majority" of intercepts of American aircraft by the Russian military are safe encounters. The Russian pilot reacted to the maneuver and then continued to escort the reconnaissance plane until it changed its route and flew away from the Russian border, it ... Read More »

Steam pipe explosion buckles street in downtown Baltimore

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A large part of the street is buckled. Several city agencies are working to investigate the situation, including Baltimore Police and Fire departments, as well as the Office of Emergency Management and the Department of Public Works . Five people were injured Tuesday evening after an explosion under a street in Baltimore . There is no word at this time on the extent of their injuries - but they are not life-threatening. Read More »

Anti-govt rallies: Russian opposition leader sentenced, hundreds arrested

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The demonstrations were a follow-up to large-scale protests that swept Russian Federation in late March. The demonstrators are demanding an end to corruption they say is endemic among government officials. "The United States strongly condemns the detention of hundreds of peaceful protesters throughout Russia ", Spicer said, calling it "an affront to core democratic values". Read More »

Georgia Reviewing Two Polling Locations After Equipment Issues Reported

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Polls suggest Tuesday's run-off election is nearly neck-and-neck. And Karen Handel , Ossoff's Republican opponent in the election, rarely misses a chance to link him to Pelosi in speeches and appearances. Research indicates that 50 Million dollars have been spent on the race, making it the costliest Congressional race ever. Ossoff took to Twitter to urge constituents to "summon everything we've got" and troop to the polls despite rain falling on Georgia's sixth congressional ... Read More »

Pro-Trump group runs racially charged ad misquoting Obama in Ga

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However the ad implies it is Obama who is saying the words, which are actually from a Chicago barber in the early 1980s talking about the city's politics ahead of the election of the first black mayor in 1983, according to CNN . But in the greater context of the memoir's eighth chapter, it's clear the words don't belong to Obama - and from Smitty they take on a different meaning. Read More »

General election 'had biggest generation gap since 1970s'

On the other end of the spectrum, a swing to the Conservatives was seen among the over-55s, resulting in the biggest age gap since Ipsos Mori's records began in 1979. Social class Although the Conservative vs Labour dichotomy is traditionally pitched as a battle of the middle class vs the working class, social strata was not the most significant variable in this election. Read More »

Qatar row: U.S. shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha

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The three Gulf nations cut off sea and air links with Qatar, and have ordered Qatari nationals to leave their countries. The United States declared itself "mystified" on Tuesday that Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies have failed to justify their embargo on Qatar, and urged both sides to resolve the risky dispute. Read More »

Senior student mocks school's dress code with yearbook quote

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My school's dress code is pretty reasonable, but they only ever enforce it on girls so I always found that unfair and I fought it a lot. "I just found it amusing that the outfits for senior portraits technically violated the dress code by exposing our shoulders, so I saw my opportunity and ran with it", she told Yahoo Style . Read More »

Incendies au Portugal. Un Canadair s'est écrasé

Un porte-parole de la protection civile avait annoncé vers 17h00 la chute d'un Canadair dans la région de Pedrógão Grande, près du village d'Ouzenda. Après une amélioration dans la matinée , le feu est brusquement reparti en milieu de journée dans les zones situées au nord et à l'est de Pedrogao Grande . Read More »

Search called off for missing plane, passengers in BC

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It's devastating news for friends and family of Alex Simons and Sydney Robillard , who've held out hope the couple's small plane - last seen departing a fuel stop in Cranbrook - would be found safe. "Our crews were experience snow, hail, rain in there, and the canopy is so dense", he said. "We've gotten to search the entire area and some higher probability areas a few times, and now that we haven't found anything, we are satisfied that we can stand down", said Elliott. Read More »

Woman to return to court over baby deaths

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He made similar findings in relation to the deaths of two other babies who died during home births in which Barrett was involved. Barrett relinquished her midwifery certificate in 2011 but continued to provide some birthing services after that date. Read More »

A look at Illinois' budget mess as lawmakers head to Capitol

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So, on the eve of what may become one of the most important legislative sessions in IL history, we're asking the General Assembly to do what those who came before us did that changed the course of history: have the courage to dare to do what is right.to act for the people. Read More »

$30000 Worth Items Stolen From NJ Museum

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Sgt. Nevin Mattesich said, and used a rope to descend to the main floor. An alarm was triggered, police told the New Jersey Herald , but an officer who went to the museum to investigate found nothing amiss. The Franklin Mineral Museum tells the story of the Franklin zinc mine in Sussex County. In 2011, more than $400,000 worth of gold was stolen from the Sterling Hill Mining Museum in Ogdensburg, just a few minutes away from the Franklin museum. Read More »

Polls closed in race for Mulvaney's replacement

Republicans were not expected to have a problem holding the seat. South Carolina's 5th District has been held solidly by Mulvaney since his 2010 victory. The district leans heavily Republican but Democrats are hoping to muster anti-Trump sentiments like they have in a special congressional election in Georgia that's also taking place Tuesday. Read More »

BC Liberals plan to restrict donations, raise welfare rates

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Liberal Party stopped its voluntary reporting of donations effective the end of May, as significant corporate, union and personal donations continued after the uncertain result of the May 9 election. Selina Robinson, the NDP's mental health and addictions critic, said the proposed welfare rate increases appear to be part of the government's attempt to hang onto power. Read More »

Despite Tweets That Say Otherwise, Lawyers Insist Trump Is Not Under Investigation

People familiar with the matter said that Kushner's confidants were specifically scoping out courtroom litigators. Although recent testimony, by the unceremoniously ousted G-man, James Comey , confirmed that President Trump was not personally under investigation, a dark cloud of questions has continued to dog team Trump , frustrating the administration, and much of America. Read More »

Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify in $16mn tax fraud case

Meanwhile, Florentino Perez admitted he has not spoken with the Portuguese about his desire to leave the club in the wake of the investigations. "Obviously something has happened, something has affected him, his credibility", Perez told Spanish radio station Onda Cero . Read More »

Champions Trophy 2021 in doubt, ICC mulls 2 WT20s in 4 years

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Cricket fans across both countries follow the matches closely, and a win or defeat results in a display of overwhelming emotions, including incidents when fans break their television screens. Kohli said Pakistani players were more intense and passionate in the final which also helped them outplay the India team in every department of the game. Read More »

Struggling giraffe in Maryland gets plasma from Ohio donor

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Zoo keepers at the Woodland Park Zoo welcomed a baby giraffe into the world Tuesday morning. Kessler then drove with the plasma on ice back to Maryland to administer to the calf. Zookeepers monitor the two nonstop. The Maryland Zoo worked with a partner to care for the male giraffe calf born last week . "We know what we're working with and we know what to do and now, it's about about if we can get him over that hump". Read More »

Timberwolves waive oft-injured center Nikola Pekovic

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Pekovic still has one year remaining on this contract, but the team was able to work out an arrangement so that they can gain some salary cap relief heading into free agency, an important step for a team that wants to be aggressive in adding veterans to a young core that won just 31 games last season. Read More »

US Navy ships arrive in Qatar for joint drills amid Gulf crisis

The Middle-Eastern country has been hit with an embargo by several of its Gulf neighbours, which has continued into its second week after Saudi Arabia and its allies in the region accused Qatar of supporting the groups. The agreement also was signed amid the diplomatic row between the bloc of countries headed by Saudi Arabia and Qatar . Qatar long has been trying to secure its relations with the United States , whether through hosting the American military base or an office for the ... Read More »

Iran Missile Strike Missed Target — Times of Israel

It comes after Iran launched missile strikes on ISIS in retaliation for twin attacks in Tehran earlier this month. Russian Federation backs Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, whom Iran also supports, while the US-led coalition is aligned with groups that oppose the Assad regime and ISIS. Read More »