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Trump Shifts Muslim Ban to Only Focus on 'Terrorist' Nations

ABC News(ABERDEEN, Scotland) -- Donald Trump said Saturday it "wouldn't bother me" if Scottish Muslims came to the United States, seeming to move away from the temporary ban on all Muslims coming to the United States that he has called for throughout his presidential campaign.In interviews at his golf course in Aberdeen, Scotland, Trump went further, saying that the ban would be focused on "terrorist" countries, shifting from his previous proposal of "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States."The campaign says ...

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Flood-Stricken West Virginia Counties Get Federal Disaster Designation

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) — Three West Virginia counties devastated by flooding will receive federal disaster assistance, the state's governor announced Saturday as the death toll rose again.The Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide individual assistance, which includes emergency medical support, housing and addresses a number of immediate needs, to residents in Kanawha, Greenbrier and Nicholas counties, West Virginia officials said Saturday.Authorities said this afternoon that the death toll from the flooding had risen to 24, after another body was recovered in Greenbrier County.Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin ...

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PGA Tour Cancels Greenbrier Classic Due to West Virginia Flooding

iStock/Thinkstock(WHITE SUPHUR SPRINGS, W.V.) -- Devastating West Virginia flooding has forced the PGA Tour to cancel the Greenbrier Classic.“We are heartbroken by the devastation that the residents of West Virginia are experiencing at this time and the reports of lives lost due to the terrible flooding,” said PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem in a statement. “Cancelling  The Greenbrier Classic is certainly the most prudent course of action as our foremost concern is the well-being of those who are having to live through this tragic situation. Our thoughts and prayers ...

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More Than 2 Million Sign Petition Calling for Second 'Brexit' Vote

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- More than 2 million Britons and U.K. residents have signed a petition calling for a redo of the European Union referendum, just days after the United Kingdom voted to leave the bloc.The petition, which was posted before Thursday’s vote, said the government should hold another referendum on E.U. membership if the votes for the "Leave" or "Remain" side are less than 60 percent in a turnout of fewer than 75 percent of eligible voters.The referendum Thursday saw a turnout of 72 ...

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Items From 'Whitey' Bulger's Personal Collection Sell at Auction

iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- The auction for the belongings of Boston's most notorious mobster, James "Whitey" Bulger, began Saturday with a pair of size 9.5 sneakers."You can walk in Whitey's shoes," auctioneer Bob Sheehan announced as he opened the bidding. Within seconds they were sold, still in the box, for $50. Other sneakers sold for $35, a third pair fetched $40. Four pairs of his "slightly worn" dress shoes went for $240.And someone might be wearing his white bucket hat, the one Bulger was wearing when U.S. ...

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Homeless Grumpy Cat Adopted by Home Inspector

Paul Tateosian(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- When Paul Tateosian and Jason Burnside showed up to an empty house in Bradenton, Florida, for a home inspection, the last thing they expected to find was somebody still living there. But that’s exactly what happened when Tateosian, a real estate agent assistant, stumbled upon a little orange furball with a particularly grumpy face.“I was walking around the around looking at the roof and when I got around to the back and this little guy was just sitting there,” Tateosian told ...

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Abortion Demands on the Rise Over Zika Fears

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The increase in fears over the Zika virus has also caused an increase in the number of Latin American women wanting abortions, researchers say according to the BBC.Recent estimates published by the New England Journal of Medicine suggest that the abortion requests in Brazil have more than doubled.The BBC reports many governments have advised women not to get pregnant while the risk of contracting the Zika virus is still prevalent.Many pregnant women who have contracted the Zika virus have given birth to ...

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