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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, second left, U.S. President Barack Obama, fourth left, chat with children who brought shovels for them as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, fourth right, and French President Francois Hollande, right, look on during a tree planting ceremony at Ise Jingu shrine in Ise, Mie Prefecture, Japan, Thursday, May 26, 2016, as part of the G-7 Summit. (Ma Ping/Pool Photo via AP)
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FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2016 file photo, Amber Heard, left, and Johnny Depp arrive at The Art of Elysium's Ninth annual Heaven Gala in Culver City, Calif. Court records show Heard filed for divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, May 23, 2016, citing irreconcilable differences. The pair were married in February 2015 and have no children together. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
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Japanese Prime Minsiter Shinzo Abe, foreground center left, and U.S. President Barack Obama, foreground center right, smile at photographers with other leaders of Group of Seven industrial nations, clockwise from left, French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, European Council President Donald Tusk, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, at the start of the second working session of the G-7 summit meetings in Shima, Mie Prefecture, Japan, Thursday, May 26, 2016. (Japan Pool via AP) JAPAN OUT
Japan urges G-7 to avert another economic crisisJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is urging fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies to unite in forging a more urgent, coordinated response to the faltering global recovery
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Hulk Hogan, center, whose real name is Terry Bollea, huddles with his legal team as he appears in court, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in St. Petersburg, Fla. A Florida judge on Wednesday denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in Hogan's sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict. (Scott Keeler/The Tampa Bay Times via AP, Pool)
In Gawker fight, Hogan has billionaire in his cornerPro wrestler Hulk Hogan's legal battle against Gawker has apparently been secretly backed by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel
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FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, now-Education Secretary John King Jr. is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. States would be able to decide how much significance to place on test scores, academic growth, and other measures of performance such as chronic absenteeism, under guidelines the Obama administration is proposing for new school accountability systems in guidelines being released May 26."These regulations give states the opportunity to work with all of their stakeholders, including parents, and educators to protect all students’ right to a high-quality education that prepares them for college and careers, including the most vulnerable students,” said King. “They also give educators room to reclaim for all of their students the joy and promise of a well-rounded educational experience.” (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
APNewsBreak: Rules proposed for school accountabilityEducation Department proposing new rules to help states design new accountability systems
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Iraqi PM asks protesters to stay home to aid Fallujah pushIraq's prime minister has appealed to Iraqis to postpone weekly Friday protests so that security forces can focus on a key military operation aimed at retaking the city of Fallujah from the Islamic State group
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Obama: World leaders rightfully 'rattled' by TrumpObama says world leaders are 'rattled' by Donald Trump and have good reason to feel that way
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Uber to expand Africa operationsUber is expanding in Africa
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A woman works as an electronic board displays stock prices at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 26, 2016. Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday amid worries about a U.S. rate hike and that a rally in oil prices may not be sustainable. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul)
Global stocks higher on oil boostGlobal stock markets are mostly higher Thursday after oil prices hit $50 a barrel for the first time since November
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  • Lead detective testifies in Ashburn murder case

    Braulio Castillo, the Ashburn man accused of killing his estranged wife in March 2014, had a fresh scrape under a black eye the same day his wife's body was discovered in her Belmont Station Road home, a Loudoun detective testified today. Loudoun Times, Tue, May 24 2016 @ 06:15 PM
  • Suicide awareness advocate speaks at Riverside High School

    Holly Chamberlain, a parent who lost her 14-year-old son to suicide, spoke to students, parents, teachers and community members at Riverside High School Monday night about what it's like to lose a child without any warning signs. Loudoun Times, Tue, May 24 2016 @ 08:53 AM
  • Loudoun County farmer Andrew Crush named one of Americaa s Best Young Farmers

    Andrew Crush of Spring House Farm was recently honored by The Progressive Farmer magazine as one of America's Best Young Farmers. Loudoun Times, Wed, May 25 2016 @ 10:32 AM
  • Loudoun County seeks to change a reasonable persona standard for noise

    Loudoun County is proposing changes to its noise standards in order to accommodate a Virginia Supreme Court ruling that the "reasonable person" standard is too vague for noise violations in the Commonwealth. Under proposed rules, Loudoun County Sheriff's deputies will follow new guidelines when deciding whether loud music and barking dogs are loud enough to warrant taking action. WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, May 24 2016 @ 05:36 AM
  • Loudoun County woman charged with animal cruelty in alleged ritual sacrifice of chickens

    Chickens walk in their enclosure on a farm in Maryland, in this photo from Oct. 19, 2005. A Virginia woman has been charged with animal cruelty after Loudoun County authorities allege she inhumanely killed 12 to 15 chickens weekly for ritual sacrifices. The Washington Post, Fri, May 20 2016 @ 12:51 PM
  • Salamander Resort founder Sheila Johnson vows to invest in Middleburga s long-term success

    Sheila Johnson is the founder and CEO of Salamander Hospitality and Salamander Resort in Middleburg. Loudoun Times, Sat, May 21 2016 @ 09:02 PM
  • Virginia Woman Sacrificed Chickens

    A Northern Virginia woman has been accused of sacrificing as many as 12 to 15 chickens each week in her townhome in suburban Sterling, Virginia. Mercy Carrion was arrested May 5 after a confidential informant working with Animal Control officers witnessed her slaughtering the chickens, according to the Loudoun Times-Mirror, which first reported the charges. NBC Philadelphia, Fri, May 20 2016 @ 05:56 AM
  • Region scrambles to come up with backup plan for Metro shutdowns

    Local transit agencies are trying to figure out how and if they can help commuters find another way around in the wake of Metro's announcement of plans for huge shutdowns and single tracking needed for safety fixes. On Thursday, Metro announced that it had revised its track work schedule to address the Federal Transit Administration's concerns that the most serious safety risks were not being addressed first. WTOP-FM Washington, Fri, May 20 2016 @ 03:35 PM
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