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Fort Campbell soldier dies during weapons training

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. –  Officials at Fort Campbell say a 19-year-old soldier from Georgia died during weapons training at the Army post. The post along the Kentucky-Tennessee border says Pvt. 2nd Class Jeremy J. Wells suffered the fatal injuries during training at a small-arms range on Wednesday. He was taken …

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Thousands take to the streets for Belfast Pride parade

Around 50,000 people have taken part in this year’s Belfast Pride parade, the biggest LGBT march in the city since the event began 25 years ago. Groups taking part included voluntary and community organisations, business and corporate institutions, trade unions and local councils. Most of the main political parties, apart …

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NASA announces crew for commercial spaceships

NASA has named the crew of astronauts tasked with reviving America’s prowess in extraterrestrial travel. Seven men and four women will be go into orbit on crew capsules built by Boeing and SpaceX. The aviation companies will be conducting test flights at the end of this year and next, and …

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Body buried in Wales found to be missing Irish man

The family of an Irishman who disappeared almost 33 years ago has been told that DNA analysis has confirmed a match with a body that has remained unidentified in Wales since 1985. The DNA comparison has provided a “one in a billion” match, confirming the body washed up on the …

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Michael Jordan backs LeBron James after Donald Trump insult

Aug. 4 (UPI) — Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan threw his support behind LeBron James after Donald Trump insulted the four-time NBA MVP. “Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television, Don Lemon,” Trump tweeted Friday. “He made Lebron look smart, which isn’t easy to do. I …

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