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Starbucks to close all 379 Teavana locations
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
Starbucks to close all 379 Teavana locations
July 28 (UPI) -- Starbucks announced it will close all 379 of its Teavana locations after the tea shop showed poor sales and didn't show any hope of improving.
Nevada judge grants killer Dozier's request for execution date
U.S. News // 11 hours ago
Nevada judge grants killer Dozier's request for execution date
July 27 (UPI) -- A convicted murderer who has been on death row since 2007 asked for an execution date Thursday, and a Las Vegas judge granted his request.
House passes spending bill with $1.6B to begin border wall
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
House passes spending bill with $1.6B to begin border wall
July 27 (UPI) -- The House approved a $788 billion national security bill Thursday that includes $1.6 billion towards a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Trump gives Medal of Valor to first responders at Scalise shooting
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Trump gives Medal of Valor to first responders at Scalise shooting
July 27 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on presented the Medal of Valor to five first responders for their actions in a shooting at a congressional baseball practice.
Texas death row inmate executed after Supreme Court rejects plea for stay
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Texas death row inmate executed after Supreme Court rejects plea for stay
July 27 (UPI) -- A Texas man was executed Thursday night after asking for a last-minute stay on grounds that his former lawyer relied on Wikipedia for research on his case.
Democratic senators: Carbon tax worth $2.1T in added U.S. revenue
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Democratic senators: Carbon tax worth $2.1T in added U.S. revenue
Two Democratic senators said Wednesday they don't yet have GOP support for a bill to tax carbon emissions, and they're asking conservatives for help.
Top Middle East adviser on National Security Council fired
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Top Middle East adviser on National Security Council fired
July 27 (UPI) -- National security adviser H.R. McMaster fired retired Army Col. Derek Harvey from his role on the National Security Council, a spokesman said Thursday.
British Museum reports loss of $1M Cartier diamond ring
World News // 16 hours ago
British Museum reports loss of $1M Cartier diamond ring
July 27 (UPI) -- The British Museum announced this week it lost a Cartier diamond ring worth nearly $1 million in 2011, but never made a public effort to find it.
Senate passes sanctions; Putin accuses U.S. lawmakers of 'insolence'
World News // 16 hours ago
Senate passes sanctions; Putin accuses U.S. lawmakers of 'insolence'
July 27 (UPI) -- The U.S. Senate passed legislation tightening sanctions on Russia, a move Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would retaliate against earlier in the day.
Study: Hearing loss rates hold steady for U.S. teens
Health News // 17 hours ago
Study: Hearing loss rates hold steady for U.S. teens
A new study on the noise blasted in U.S. teenagers' ears found more kids are listening via earphones than ever before, hearing loss rates have not increased.
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Nevada judge grants killer Dozier's request for execution date
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Texas death row inmate executed after Supreme Court rejects plea for stay
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Trump gives Medal of Valor to first responders at Scalise shooting
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House passes spending bill with $1.6B to begin border wall
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