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U.S. home prices rise slightly less than forecast

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. single-family home prices rose slightly less than expected on an annual basis in July, and the year-over-year gain was smaller than in the prior month, a survey showed on Tuesday.  




US home prices climbed again in July

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. home prices rose modestly in July, pulled up by strong gains in Portland, Seattle and Denver.... 



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Asia's poor choking on filthy air

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Polluted air is a "public health emergency", the World Health Organization said Tuesday, adding nine out of 10 people globally breathe bad air that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year. Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific region -- including China -- are...(more) 



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Life-size bronze tribute statue to Glenn Frey now in Winslow

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WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) -- A life-size bronze tribute statue to the late singer-songwriter Glenn Frey of the Eagles has been installed in the "Standing On The Corner" park in Winslow, Arizona.... 



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A torch is passed at national tour of 'The Curious Incident'

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NEW YORK (AP) -- The national tour of the hit play "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" is being led by a young actor from Vermont with a special tie to the guy who won a Tony Award in the show.... 



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Did Trump call Miss Universe 'Miss Piggy?'

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A former Miss Universe became debate fodder at the first presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. The 1996 Miss Universe Alicia Machado said that Trump called her "Miss Piggy" when Machado gained weight following the pageant.          



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UK amusement park firm fined $6.5M for roller coaster crash

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LONDON (AP) — The owner of Britain's Alton Towers amusement park has been fined 5 million pounds ($6.5 million) for a roller coaster crash that left five people seriously injured. 



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Zimbabwe police fire teargas on street vendors

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HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe police fired teargas at stone-throwing vendors resisting removal from city streets on Tuesday in the latest flare-up of protests against President Robert Mugabe's 36-year rule.  



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Syrian government launches Aleppo ground attack

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By Tom Perry and Angus McDowall BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces and their allies attacked the opposition-held sector of Aleppo on several fronts on Tuesday, the biggest ground assault yet in a massive new military campaign that has destroyed a U.S.-backed ceasefire. The United States...(more) 



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US stocks open higher, led by tech and consumer companies

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising in Tuesday morning trading as technology and consumer companies move higher. Energy companies are falling as the price of oil returns some of Monday's gains. Bond prices continue to rise and yields continue to slip. 



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Donald Trump still has no idea how to cyber

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This isn’t the first time we had to listen to Donald Trump talk about "the cyber." But you’d think he might have learned exactly what the word means or how to use it in a sentence before his first presidential debate against Hillary Clinton. After all,...(more) 



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President Obama should listen to the indigenous people fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline

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Something historic is happening right now in North Dakota. At the camp in Standing Rock, more than 4,000 indigenous people from 280 tribes have come together, bringing totem poles, handmade canoes, and other sacred objects to commemorate the occasion. The last time this many tribes...(more) 




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