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The irony of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s “America First” policy is that it could end the budding new Cold War that has been developing between the West and Russia and China. His non-ideological, deal-making approach, which doesn’t challenge how the Russians and Chinese govern themselves, promises to lessen tensions that have been getting dangerously out of control.

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Muhammad Ali’s sensational spirit extended well beyond the boxing ring. Ali, who sadly passed away Friday , was a man of charisma and charm.

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WASHINGTON — Republican officials here in the capital had dismissed Matt Bevin’s chances of winning the governor’s race in Kentucky. They thought he was just too weird and wild, even in a state that has become deep red in presidential elections. A Louisville businessman and tea party leader, Bevin (who was originally from New Hampshire) had had the reckless temerity to run — and lose — a race for the GOP Senate nomination last year against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the founder and leader of the modern Republican Party in the Bluegrass State.

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Nearly 1,000 people showed up at the Islamic Center of Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday to paint over anti-Muslim graffiti that appeared Wednesday night , according to a center director. Representatives from all major faith groups and congregations were there to show support, along with students from private, public and Catholic schools, Ozair Shariff, a board of directors member, told The Huffington Post. “I think it’s very apparent that whatever the intended message the perpetrator had, it certainly backfired,” Shariff said.

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PHILADELPHIA — With just weeks to go until Pope Francis’ highly anticipated visit to the United States , several of the top leaders of the American Catholic church say they are ready to be surprised. Speaking in Philadelphia over the weekend at the annual conference of the Religion Newswriters Association , high-ranking church officials who have helped plan the pope’s six-day visit to Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York, which begins Sept

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  NEW YORK (AP) — A teenage girl suffocated her just-born baby boy before putting his body in a shopping bag, then going on a trip to a Victoria’s Secret store the next day, prosecutors said as she was charged with murder Thursday. Tiona Rodriguez, now 18, pleaded not guilty, with her lawyer saying it was a stillbirth, not a killing.

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Filed under: Baloncesto , NCAA La policía de Lexington se declaró en alerta ante otro posible brote de disturbios por la participación de Kentucky en el juego de campeonato del baloncesto colegial NCAA. Decenas de detenidos y cuantiosos daños materiales fueron el saldo de los festejos el fin de semana por la victoria de 69-61 sobre Louisville. “Estamos preparados, cerca de la Universidad de Kentucky”, dijo a la AP Sherelle Roberts, vocero de la policía local.

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Filed under: Videos , Baloncesto , NCAA Fotos NCAA Es la semana culminante de la temporada 2012 del baloncesto colegial NCAA . Tras un marzo de locura este fin de semana llega el ‘Final Four’, un ‘póker’ de los mejores por la gloria a nivel nacional.

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