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Washington braces for far right rally a year after Charlottesville clashes

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 12:13pm
Washington was bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to coincide with the anniversary of last year's racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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Hundreds take to Charlottesville streets a year after far-right rally

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:22am
Hundreds of students and left-wing activists took to the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday, as a rally to mark the anniversary of last year's white nationalist gathering turned largely into an anti-police protest.
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Magnitude 6.5 earthquake hits Alaska, no initial reports of damage

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:15am
A magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Kaktovik in Alaska, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Sunday.
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Smoke gets in your eyes: wildfires sting California park tourism

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 10:53am
For the past two weeks, a wildfire has forced much of Yosemite National Park in California to close, with smoke blanketing its famous rock formations and clouding the summer travel season for one of the largest tourism economies tied to a U.S. park.
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Suspected Seattle airplane thief was adventurer, bakery owner

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 8:51am
The airline worker who stole an empty airplane from a Seattle airport on a flight that ended in his death once ran a bakery with his wife and enjoyed the benefits that came with his job to travel the world, social media posts showed.
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NASA launches probe to go deep into Sun's scorching atmosphere

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 8:50am
NASA launched a space probe early Sunday that will go closer to the Sun than any spacecraft before, the agency announced.
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Washington braces for white nationalists a year after Charlottesville clashes

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 5:09am
Washington was bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to coincide with the anniversary of last year's racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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FBI seeks motive after U.S. airline worker steals plane, crashes it

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 12:36am
Federal authorities on Saturday were seeking to learn what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane from Seattle's airport in a security scare that caused the scrambling of U.S. fighter jets and ended when the plane crashed.
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More than 100 large wildfires in U.S. as new blazes erupt

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 10:54pm
Six large new wildfires erupted in the United States, pushing the number of major active blazes nationwide to over 100, with more expected to break out sparked by lightning strikes on bone-dry terrain, authorities said on Saturday.
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FBI seeks motive after U.S. airline worker steals plan, crashes it

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 9:39pm
Federal authorities on Saturday were seeking to learn what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane from Seattle's airport in a security scare that caused the scrambling of U.S. fighter jets and ended when the plane crashed.
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FBI seeks motive after U.S. airline worker stole plane and crashed it

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 7:27pm
Federal authorities on Saturday were seeking to learn what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane from Seattle's airport in a security scare that caused the scrambling of U.S. fighter jets and ended when the plane crashed onto a sparsely populated island.
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One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 3:28pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he condemns "all types of racism and acts of violence," appealing for unity ahead of the anniversary of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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Monsanto ordered to pay $289 million in world's first Roundup cancer trial

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 9:11am
A California jury on Friday found Monsanto liable in a lawsuit filed by a man who alleged the company's glyphosate-based weed-killers, including Roundup, caused his cancer and ordered the company to pay $289 million in damages.
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U.S. airline worker steals plane, takes it for flight before crashing it

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 9:10am
Federal authorities were searching on Saturday for what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane from Seattle's airport and crashing it into a nearby sparsely populated island, sparking a security scare that saw U.S. fighter jets scrambled.
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Mechanic steals empty plane from Seattle's airport, crashes

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 3:01am
An airline mechanic stole an airplane at Seattle–Tacoma International Airport on Friday and was chased by two U.S. military jets before crashing on a nearby sparsely populated island, the local sheriff said.
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Mountain lion breaks into Colorado home, kills family cat

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 1:16am
A mountain lion crawled into a Colorado home and killed a family’s pet house cat and fled into a canyon after wildlife officers shot it with non-lethal bean bag rounds to force it outside, authorities said on Friday.
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Employee takes off in empty airplane from Seattle's airport, crashes

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 1:13am
An airline employee stole an airplane at Seattle–Tacoma International Airport on Friday and was chased by two military jets before crashing on an island in Puget Sound, the local sheriff said.
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Fifth body found in crashed Alaska plane; no body recovery planned

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 12:15am
A fifth body was found on Friday in the wreckage of an Alaska sightseeing plane that crashed near North America's tallest peak, leaving no doubt the pilot perished with his four Polish passengers on the steep mountainside, authorities said.
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California police chief's son charged in beating of Sikh man

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 9:03pm
The estranged son of a northern California city police chief was formally charged on Friday with attempted robbery and abuse of a 71-year-old Sikh man who was beaten and spat upon in an unprovoked attack caught on video, prosecutors said.
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Bank sped up Manafort loan approval as CEO sought Trump cabinet job: witness

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 8:24pm
The head of a small Chicago bank was directly involved in approving $16 million in loans to former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort while seeking Manafort's help securing a post in the new administration, a witness testified on Friday in Manafort's fraud trial.
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