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Kermisexploitanten demonstreerden donderdag in Den Haag. Terwijl pretparken weer open zijn, mag de kermis nog niet worden opgebouwd.
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Is there a cure for anti-Trump disease?: Devine
Whatever President Trump is for, the chattering classes are against it. Whatever he says, they will go to any lengths to prove him wrong. It’s a form of mass psychosis. Anti-Trump New York Times economist Paul Krugman explained the methodology on Friday, admitting his “forecasting rule for the coronavirus era has been to take whatever...
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World's tallest prefab skyscrapers will rise in Singapore -- but they're being built in Malaysia
A pair of skyscrapers are set to become the tallest prefabricated buildings in the world.
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World's tallest prefab skyscrapers will rise in Singapore -- but they're being built in Malaysia
A pair of skyscrapers are set to become the tallest prefabricated buildings in the world. And while the two 192-meter-tall (630 feet) towers will rise in densely populated Singapore, large parts of the structures are being built in Malaysia.
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Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Arrested Under National Security Law
Lai’s media group and Apple Daily backed the protests for meaningful elections that rocked the city last year
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Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says conference has made no decision on fall football season yet
Big 12 Conference commissioner Bob Bowlsby said the league has made no decision yet on its fall football season.        
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Georgia school temporarily closes after positive COVID-19 tests
The school will be closed to in-person learning Monday and Tuesday; extracurricular activities will also be canceled.
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‘Perry Mason’ Season 1 Ending Explained: Did Charlie Dodson Come Back from the Dead?
Well some people certainly think he did...
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'Wynonna Earp's' star worried about directing. Turns out it's her 'superpower'
Melanie Scrofano on her journey to directing a Season 4 episode of "Wynonna Earp."
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Trump says payroll tax cuts could be permanent, won’t impact Social Security
President Trump said Sunday his plan to order payroll tax cuts via an executive order could be permanent and will have “no impact” on Social Security benefits. Speaking to reporters before boarding Marine One, Trump said his sweeping proposal to boost the economy through the cuts amid the coronavirus crisis, would in no way affect...
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Former WWE star Kamala dies at 70
Former WWE star Kamala had an unforgettable look for those who saw him wrestle.
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Collision between car, horse and buggy in New York county leaves family of seven critically injured
Seven members of a family in Yates County, New York, including infant children, were critically injured in a collision between a car and a horse and buggy Sunday, according to the county sheriff’s office.
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17-year-old killed, 20 injured in Washington D.C. shooting
Metro police chief said that judging from gunshots being fired in multiple locations simultaneously, it appeared there were at least three shooters.
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Jacob deGrom ‘hot spot’ shows how quick it can all change for Mets: Sherman
This season is doubling as a torture chamber for pitchers. So when a contingent of Mets, including trainer Brian Chicklo, huddled around Jacob deGrom in the second inning, you could imagine Citi Field would have been as quiet with a full house as the cardboard cutout fans were. DeGrom literally showed Chicklo the middle finger...
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Jets eager to see enormous Mekhi Becton at traning camp
The Jets will put helmets on this week and then progress to fully padded practices next week. There is not much debate about who the top attraction will be for the Jets players to see in action. Everyone from the coaches to the players is eager to see rookie left tackle Mekhi Becton on the...
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Astros and A's facing hefty fines after Oakland star Laureano charges the dugout
A brawl at the Astros-Athletics series finale Sunday which cleared the benches during the seventh inning could leave the AL West rivals facing fines, according to reports.
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Morikawa wins 102nd PGA Championship for first career major
Collin Morikawa captured his first career major title with a final-round 6-under 64 and a two-stroke victory at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco.       
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Collin Morikawa, 23, wins first major at PGA Championship
Collin Morikawa joins Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as 23-year-olds to win the PGA.
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Collin Morikawa stands out in crowded field to win PGA Championship
Collin Morikawa, who attended La Canada High School and Cal, sinks an eagle and a birdie over the final five holes to win the PGA Championship.
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With A'Shawn Robinson out indefinitely, Rams will lean on Michael Brockers again
The Rams' decision to bring back Michael Brockers is turning out to be fortuitous move with A'Shawn Robinson placed on the non-football injury list.
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Collin Morikawa, 23, stunningly wins PGA Championship
SAN FRANCISCO — All week, the talk at this PGA Championship was about the big hitters and how much of an advantage they’d have at TPC Harding Park, which players were calling “a big-boy golf course.’’ All week, 23-year-old Collin Morikawa, slight of build when compared to the brutes like Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau, Dustin...
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Barr: US facing new form of ‘urban guerrilla warfare’ driven by left’s ‘lust for power’
The United States is grappling with a new form of “urban guerrilla warfare” driven by the left’s “lust for power,” Attorney General William Barr told “Life, Liberty & Levin” on Sunday. Discussing the ongoing Black Lives Matter riots rippling through several US cities, Barr told host Mark Levin that the organization —  which has been characterized by the media as a fed-up activist...
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Collin Morikawa wins PGA Championship, golf's first major since coronavirus pandemic shut sport down
Collin Morikawa held off Paul Casey, Jason Day and Bryson DeChambeau to win the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco on Sunday, finishing with a 13-under par for the tournament and 6-under in the final round.
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Former San Francisco mayor urges Kamala Harris to 'politely decline' VP slot, aim for AG instead
 Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown urged Sen. Kamala Harris to "politely decline" a spot on Joe Biden's ticket if the 2020 presumptive Democratic nominee chooses her as his running mate.
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Will Smith's production company reaches settlement in suit over film about Serena Williams' father: report
Will Smith's production company has reached a settlement deal after being sued over the upcoming film "King Richard," centered on the life of Venus and Serena Williams' father.
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MMA's week out of the cage: Conor McGregor, Dee Devlin announce engagement
Check out the best social media posts from fighters and their lives outside of the cage in the past week.       Related StoriesBellator 243 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social mediaFight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 32 with classic Bon Jovi, AC/DC and the Eminem Curse5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN+ 32: Derrick Lewis beasts, Chris Weidman perseveres 
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Yankees, Rays trade barbs as rivalry intensifies: ‘A little childish’
Who needs a Yankees-Red Sox rivalry — currently deader than the VCR — when you have a burgeoning Yankees-Rays rivalry? Even if Sunday saw a turndown of Saturday’s heat that saw the ejection of Yankees manager Aaron Boone and his hitting coach Marcus Thames, tranquility hardly reigned. Instead, chirping, a staredown and post-game trash talk...
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Georgia teen says school used students as guinea pigs
CNN's Boris Sanchez talks to North Paulding High School student Hannah Watters after it was announced that the school will switch to virtual learning for two days after at least nine students tested positive for Covid-19. Watters was briefly suspended after her photo of a crowded hallway gained traction online. The decision was later reversed.
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Islanders draw Capitals as Barry Trotz sees ‘great challenge’
Barry Trotz helped the Capitals win their first Stanley Cup in franchise history just three seasons ago. Now, he’ll have to get through his former team to have any chance of securing the Islanders’ fifth. With a 2-1 win over the Bruins on Sunday afternoon, the Capitals secured the third seed in the 16-team Stanley...
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Police crack down on protesters in Belarus following contested election
Protests in Belarus broke out Sunday against the results of a presidential election that gave the country's authoritarian leader, Alexander Lukashenko, a landslide win.
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Angels rookie Jo Adell has nightmare moment as fly ball pops out of his glove and over right field wall
MLB Rookie outfielder Jo Adell accidentally knocked the ball over the outfield wall on Sunday, giving the opposing team a home run during the Los Angeles Angels' matchup against the Texas Rangers. 
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2-year-old Australian boy was among victims killed in Beirut blast
One of the victims killed by the massive Beirut explosion was a 2-year-old Australian boy whose family is “heartbroken” by the tragedy, according to a report. Little Isaac Oehlers died when a port building in Lebanon’s capital blew up Tuesday evening, killing at least 160 people, according to ABC Australia. “We are heartbroken by the...
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Fence erected at Chicago beach after mayor slams ‘reckless behavior’
Fencing was erected outside a Chicago beach to prevent people from accessing the closed area after the city’s mayor blasted non-socially distant beachgoers for their “reckless behavior.” The barrier was seen Sunday outside of Montrose Beach, which, along with other beaches, playgrounds and pools east of Lake Shore Drive, remains closed over coronavirus concerns, NBC...
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Hamptons restaurateurs feel burned after Chainsmokers concert fiasco
It’s been two weeks since a botched charity concert featuring The Chainsmokers drew the wrath of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and struggling Southampton restaurateurs say they’re still paying the price. Eatery owners in the posh beach town say they’ve been fielding visits from an array of state and local officials as often as twice a day...
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AG Barr: US facing new form of 'urban guerrilla warfare' driven by left's 'lust for power'
The United States is grappling with a new form of "urban guerrilla warfare" driven by the left's "lust for power," Attorney General William Barr told "Life, Liberty & Levin" on Sunday.
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What's on TV Monday: 'POV: Phadke Family' on PBS; Shark Week
What's on TV Monday, Aug. 10: "POV: Phadke Family" on PBS; Shark Week on Discovery; "Surviving Jeffrey Epstein" finale
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Goya CEO Robert Unanue saved by his sisters from getting canned
All CEOs should have sisters like these. Goya Foods’ President Trump-loving CEO nearly lost his job last month as members of the family-owned business sought to inject new blood into the company through a partial sale to a private equity firm. As The Post reported on July 19, Robert Unanue beat back efforts to sell...
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Gov. Cuomo: Trump’s Executive Orders ‘Laughable'
Sunday, CNN played audio of a phone call in which Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) said President Donald Trump's executive orders addressing the economic downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic were "laughable."
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Just one week after it was painted, a Black Lives Matter mural in Indianapolis was vandalized
A Black Lives Matter mural in Indianapolis was vandalized just one week after a group of artists painted it to help spread the message of social justice and racial equality.
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Curtis Sliwa, Guardian Angels tour Upper West Side amid homeless woes
Curtis Sliwa and the Guardian Angels safety patrol toured Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Sunday amid growing concerns about hundreds of homeless recently moved into neighborhood hotels by the city. Sliwa — the group’s founder, a 2021 mayoral contender and an Upper West Sider — took to the streets with about eight members of the...
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Geena Davis says 'great roles were incredibly scarce' after she turned 40
Despite winning an Oscar for acting and earning a second, honorary award for promoting gender parity in Hollywood, that didn't help Geena Davis avoid one of the industry's most notorious obstacles.
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Trump rescues America — again, and other commentary
Eye on the economy: Don Rescues US  — Again “President Trump showed once again Saturday that he places America and the American people first when” he used his executive powers to end the congressional gridlock over the next coronavirus relief package, cheers Andy Puzder at FoxNews.com. “Democrats have made it increasingly obvious that they view the...
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Lakers are losing and their offense ranks last in the bubble. Is the problem mental?
Lakers coach Frank Vogel has thought about separating players to help their mental well-being. Is bubble life having an adverse effect on the team?
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Yankees should turn to Clint Frazier for much-needed jolt
These guys need a boost. “I think the off day [Monday] is coming at a good time,” Brett Gardner said Sunday, after his Yankees suffered a walk-off, 4-3 loss to the Rays at Tropicana Field, their fifth loss in seven tries. “We’ve kind of had a crazy schedule. It’ll be good to take a step...
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Man fatally shot in the head at Brooklyn handball court
A 53-year-old man was shot dead at a Brooklyn handball court on Sunday. The victim was found with a bullet wound to his head inside Lincoln Terrace Park off Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights at about 5:45 p.m., according to police. The man was pronounced dead on scene. He was not immediately identified by authorities....
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Bellator 243 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media
See how the Bellator 243 winners and losers reacted on social media outlets such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.       Related Stories4 burning questions heading into Bellator 243Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 32 with classic Bon Jovi, AC/DC and the Eminem CurseBellator 243 breakdown: Will former champ Michael Chandler stay on track vs. Benson Henderson? 
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Exclusive — Alex Azar on Taiwan: ‘Very Important Partner of United States’
Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar told Breitbart News exclusively he views his trip to Taiwan as a message from the United States to the world that Taiwan is and has been a “very important partner” with the U.S. when it comes to global health security.
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At Virtual Summit, World Leaders Pledge $298 Million In Aid To Lebanon
World leaders, including President Trump, attended a virtual donor summit Sunday for recovery efforts after last week's blast. The event was co-hosted by the U.N. and French President Emmanuel Macron.
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NY’s largest hospital network had to buy garden hoses to fix ventilators: book
At one point during the height of the coronavirus pandemic, staffers at New York’s largest hospital network were forced to shop at hardware stores for garden hoses to make the ventilators they had received from the state actually work, according to a new book. This experience and many others resulted in Northwell Health seeking to...
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