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Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

  WASHINGTON (AP) — For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal. Whether his challengers are fellow presidential candidates, the press or others, they are, according to Trump: incompetent, weak, pathetic, disgusting, idiots or the like. He described Democratic presidential contender Martin O’Malley, for example, as … Continue reading

Trump starts new media feud with Univision anchor Ramos
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Trump starts new media feud with Univision anchor Ramos

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has opened up a new media feud, taking on another popular TV news personality even as his appearances continue to draw big ratings. Trump engaged in a prolonged confrontation Tuesday with Jorge Ramos, the Miami-based anchor for Univision, during a news conference in Dubuque, Iowa. After … Continue reading

2 plead guilty to murder in shooting of Wiz Khalifa’s uncle
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2 plead guilty to murder in shooting of Wiz Khalifa’s uncle

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two men have pleaded guilty to murder in the drug-related shooting death of rapper Wiz Khalifa’s uncle in a Pittsburgh-area fast-food restaurant parking lot. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (http://bit.ly/1Ga52fX ) reports that 21-year-old Braddock resident Michael Wolford will spend 30 to 60 years in prison while 19-year-old Penn Hills resident Jaron Young was … Continue reading

Pro-vaccination dad Perez Hilton plans Father’s Day at home
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Pro-vaccination dad Perez Hilton plans Father’s Day at home

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sunday will be Perez Hilton’s first Father’s Day with his baby girl, but he won’t be going out to celebrate. Hilton says he’s “pro-vaccination” and won’t take 5-week-old daughter Mia out in public much until she gets her two-month shots. He calls himself “a very cautious parent.” The 37-year-old celebrity blogger … Continue reading

Stevie Wonder, Cody Simpson, to open Special Olympics games
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Stevie Wonder, Cody Simpson, to open Special Olympics games

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stevie Wonder, Cody Simpson and Avril Lavigne are some of the stars who will perform during next month’s opening ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games, organizers announced Thursday. The July 25 ceremony will also feature appearances by actress Eva Longoria, comedian Jimmy Kimmel and athletes Yao Ming and Michael Phelps … Continue reading

Q&A: Angela Bassett talks playing boss in ‘Rainbow Six’ game
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Q&A: Angela Bassett talks playing boss in ‘Rainbow Six’ game

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angela Bassett is taking on the mantle of “Six,” the codename for the leader of the elite counter-terrorism group depicted in the video game series “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six.” Bassett was unveiled Monday during a Ubisoft news conference at E3 as the latest “Six” in the upcoming “Rainbow Six: Siege” installment … Continue reading