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  • The Clorox Company is recalling 5.4 million bottles of Liquid Plumr., Clorox Company

    5.4 million bottles of Liquid Plumr recalled

    The Clorox Company is recalling 5.4 million bottles of Liquid Plumr, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said. Three types of the clog remover fall under the recall including: Liquid Plumr Pro-Strength Foaming Clog Fighter, Liquid Plumr Industrial Strength Urgent Clear and Liquid Plumr Pro-Strength Urgent Clear. The caps on these bottles, which are required to be child-resistant, are not working correctly and children are able to open them. This is dangerous because Liquid Plumr contains sodium hydroxide, which can irritate […]

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    3 officers killed; 3 injured in Baton Rouge after apparent ambush

    BATON ROUGE, La. — In a city already tense following a high-profile police shooting of an African-American man, three Baton Rouge police officers were killed and three others wounded Sunday. Officials think the attack on the officers is the work of multiple gunmen. Police received a call of a “suspicious person walking down with an assault rifle,” a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN. When police arrived, the shooting began. One of the suspects is dead. Authorities believe two […]

  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to CNN.

    Turkey releases death toll, seeks vengeance following failed coup

    Over 200 people died Friday night in Turkey following an attempted coup , said Umit Dundar, a deputy chief in the military. A Turkish helicopter carrying eight men who participated in the coup, landed in Greece Saturday. The men have requested political asylum, Greek government spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili said. In response to this news, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu tweeted that Turkey has “requested the immediate surrender of 8 heinous soldiers who escaped to Greece with a helicopter.” Spoke by phone […]

  • The aftermath of a truck attack in Nice that killed dozens.
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    ISIS claims responsibility for France attack

    The ISIS media branch is claiming responsibility for a truck attack in Nice that killed 84 people and injured more than 200 others on July 14. In an online statement by its media agency Amaq , the terror group said the person behind the attack is an ISIS “soldier.” French authorities have not indicated that the attack was part of a larger ISIS plot, or that the attacker took direction from ISIS. Five people are in custody in connection with […]

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    Trump formally introduces Pence as running mate

    During Saturday’s press conference, which had been rescheduled due to the tragedy in Nice, France, Trump formally introduced Indiana governor Mike Pence as his running mate. “I’m here today to introduce my partner in this campaign and the White House to fix our rigged system — we are in a rigged, rigged system — and to make America safe again and to make America great again,” Trump said. Pence said he was pleased to “run and serve as vice president of the […]

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    CNN Turk’s temporarily overtaken by coup soldiers

    CNN’s sister network CNN Turk was shut down briefly as coup plotters attempted to own the airwaves early Saturday. Dramatic footage showed soldiers — apparently engaged in the coup — entering the Dogan Media Center in Istanbul, while the network’s anchor reported that troops had entered the CNN Turk building in the center. A helicopter carrying around 15 soldiers landed in the parking lot and entered the building, forcing CNN Turk employees to leave. “One story by one story they […]

  • Military forces are trying to oust the Turkish government in a nighttime coup. Both sides are claiming victory, but it's unclear who, if anyone, is in charge.

    Turkey military coup, what we know

    Military units have attempted an uprising in Turkey. It is unclear whether the army or the elected government is in control. In the country’s biggest cities, Istanbul and Ankara, there were reports of gunfire. VIDEO: Footage of helicopter firing against ground targets in #Ankara #Turkey. – @aletweetsnews — Conflict News (@Conflicts) July 15, 2016 In Istanbul, bridges were blocked by a group of soldiers and military vehicles. The U.S. Embassy reported low-flying military jets. VIDEO: Footage allegedly from Ankara shows […]

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    Congress releases secret ’28 pages’ on alleged Saudi 9/11 ties

    WASHINGTON — A long-classified U.S. report released Friday found that some of the 9/11 hijackers were in contact with and received support from individuals likely connected to the Saudi government. Known as the “28 pages,” the secret document was part of a 2002 congressional investigation of the Sept. 11 attacks and has been classified since the report’s completion, despite repeated calls for its release. The document actually contains 29 pages of material plus a letter from then-CIA Director George Tenet. […]

  • Donald Trump Selects Gov. Pence as VP, Credit:	CNN

    Donald Trump confirms Mike Pence is his VP choice

    Donald Trump said Friday Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is his choice to be his running mate. “I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Governor Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate. News conference tomorrow at 11:00 A.M.,” the presumptive Republican nominee tweeted. I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Governor Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate. News conference tomorrow at 11:00 A.M. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 15, 2016 Honored to join […]

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    Bastille Day terror attack leaves more than 80 dead in Nice, France

    The man who used a truck to fatally mow down dozens of people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France, has been identified by authorities as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhel, a French-Tunisian resident of the southern coastal city. Bouhel, 31, was named by a French senior government official and an anti-terrorism official as the man responsible for the attack that killed at least 84 people, including young children. On Friday, authorities began searching an apartment building where Bouhel apparently lived. Bouhel was […]

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    Texas father, son among the 84 victims killed in Bastille Day attack

    LAKEVIEW, Texas – The Copeland family vacation started in Pamplona, Spain, moved to Barcelona and ended tragically as the Bastille Day fireworks faded over Nice, France. Sean Copeland, 51, and his 11-year-old son Brodie were among the more than 80 people killed Thursday when a truck zig-zaged through a screaming crowd for more than a mile along the Promenade Des Anglais, a family representative told CNN affiliate KEYE. They had traveled there from the Austin, Texas, area with Copeland’s wife […]