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No royal wants to be king or queen, Prince Harry says in new interview

No royal wants to be king or queen, Prince Harry says in new interview

Jonathan Brady/WPA Pool-Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince Harry reveals in a candid new interview that he believes no one in the royal family wants to be king or queen."We are involved in modernizing the British monarchy. We are not doing this for ourselves but for the greater good of the people," Harry told Newsweek magazine. "Is there any one of the royal family who wants to be king or queen? I don't think so, but we will carry out our duties at the right time."Harry, the ...

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American student who died after release from North Korea to be laid to rest

American student who died after release from North Korea to be laid to rest

Xinhua/Lu Rui via Getty Images(CINCINNATI) -- Otto Warmbier, an American college student who died just days after North Korea released him from prison while he was in a coma, will be laid to rest in his hometown of Cincinnati on Thursday.The funeral service will begin at 9 a.m. ET at Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio, a suburb of Cincinnati, where Warmbier was the salutatorian of his 2013 graduating class. The service will be open to the public but closed to the press, according to ...

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George Clooney, partners sell tequila company for $1 billion

George Clooney, partners sell tequila company for $1 billion

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- George Clooney won't have to worry about a college fund for his newborn twins.The Oscar winner just sold his tequila business with partners Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman to British company Diageo for $1 billion, ABC News has confirmed."If you asked us four years ago if we had a billion-dollar company, I don’t think we would have said yes," Clooney said in a statement. "This reflects Diageo’s belief in our company and our belief in Diageo."CNBC first reported on the deal, in ...

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James Blake no longer threatening to sue NY after wrongful tackle

James Blake no longer threatening to sue NY after wrongful tackle

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Tennis star James Blake withdrew his notice of claim against the City of New York, nearly two years after he was tackled by a plainclothes police officer who wrongly identified Blake as a suspect in a credit card fraud ring.In exchange, the city agreed to establish the “James Blake CCRB Fellowship” to investigate police misconduct.The arrangement appoints a fellow to the CCRB, who will perform outreach in neighborhoods with a high volume of police complaints to help the agency close more of ...

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Senate Republicans set to unveil ‘discussion draft’ of health care bill

Senate Republicans set to unveil 'discussion draft' of health care bill

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Seven weeks after the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act, Senate Republicans are set to unveil their version of the health care bill Thursday.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., will reveal the legislative text at an all-members meeting at 9:30 a.m.Democratic outrageThe bill’s release follows months of speculation and contentious debate. Ever the dominant issue, health care remains a critical focus for many, as worried Americans swarmed congressional town hall meetings in recent months to voice their outrage.Some Republican representatives ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana near the Texas border early Thursday morning, threatening to bring strong winds, rain and potentially-dangerous floods to several surrounding Southern states.The National Weather service has warned that the storm could cause "life-threatening flash flooding."Cindy is expected to move across western and northern Louisiana and into southeastern Arkansas between Thursday night and Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service. The service also warned that the storm could produce a few tornadoes on Thursday ...

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Stabbing of officer at Michigan airport being investigated as act of terrorism

Stabbing of officer at Michigan airport being investigated as act of terrorism

iStock/Thinkstock(FLINT, Mich.) -- Authorities are investigating the stabbing of an airport police officer at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan, on Wednesday morning, as an act of terrorism, David Gelios of the FBI said Wednesday.The police officer, Lt. Jeff Neville, was stabbed in the neck, and is in stable condition and expected to fully recover, officials said.The suspect, who was taken into custody after the incident, was identified as Amor Ftouhi, 49, a Canadian man who legally entered the U.S. in Lake Champlain, New York, ...

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YTMT Logo If Sarah Palin incited Jared Loughner, who incited James Hodgkinson?

I don’t know what was specifically going on in James Hodgkinson’s head early Thursday morning. But certainly there is enough evidence surrounding Hodgkinson to form a plausible guess.

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UT Health Logo Adult ADHD: Is it Real?

We commonly associated ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – with children. But it’s a problem that can afflict adults as well. Adult sufferers of ADHD often find it difficult to perform in the workplace and to maintain healthy relationships with family and friends.
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