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    1,800 firefighters battle wildfires in central Portugal

    LISBON, Portugal (July 21, 2019) — About 1,800 firefighters were struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have already injured 20 people, including eight firefighters, authorities said Sunday.

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    Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (July 21, 2019) — Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Sunday evening that he will not resign in the face of public furor over an obscenity-laced leaked online chat, but he will not seek reelection or continue as head of his pro-statehood political party.

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    Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement grow violent

    HONG KONG (July 21, 2019) — Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement escalated violently late Sunday as police launched tear gas at protesters who didn’t disband after a massive march and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target the pro-democracy demonstrators.

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    ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump

    NEW YORK (July 21, 2019) — ESPN is reminding employees of the network’s policy to avoid talking about politics after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and ESPN itself on the air this week.

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    Female suicide bomber strikes hospital in Pakistan, 9 killed

    DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (July 21, 2019) — A female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan on Sunday as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting against police, in a complex assault claimed by the Pakistani Taliban that killed a total of nine people and wounded another 30.

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    UK navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (July 21, 2019) — In an audio recording released Sunday, a British naval officer can be heard saying the transit of a British-flagged vessel through the Strait of Hormuz must not be impaired under international law as Iranian naval forces warn the vessel to change course.

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    Florida ‘pill mills’ were ‘gas on the fire’ of opioid crisis

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (July 20, 2019) — Florida survives on tourism, but a decade ago thousands of visitors made frequent trips to the state not to visit its theme parks or beaches. Instead, they came for cheap and easy prescription painkillers sold at unscrupulous walk-in clinics.

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    At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (July 20, 2019) — At least 14 cities in Alaska have employed police officers whose criminal records should have prevented them from being hired under state law, the Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica reported Saturday.

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Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party
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Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement grow violent
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