Malaysia’s prime minister confirmed at a news conference Wednesday that a piece of the airplane wing found last week is from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.
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“Debt-ravaged Puerto Rico is in default after forking over only a fraction due in a bond payment, raising the prospect of further pain for the recession-plagued commonwealth and potential impacts on U.S. investors,” USA Today reported.
“The American West, already ravaged by drought, faces an intense fire season. That’s bad news for people with lung or heart disease — and things will only get worse as the region gets hotter and drier,” BuzzFeed News’ Peter Aldhous writes.
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It's Amy Schumer
The comedian’s movie “Trainwreck” was playing at a Louisiana theater when a gunman fatally shot two and injured nine others before killing himself. Schumer and her second cousin, Sen. Chuck Schumer, teamed up this week.
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It’s Clean Power Plan
According to the White House, the plan would reduce carbon emissions by 32% from levels seen a decade ago — the equivalent of cutting electricity from 108 million U.S. homes, or taking 166 million cars off the roads.
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It's Ryan Reynolds
Check out the trailer here (it’s a bit NSFW).
Stewart has hosted the program since 1999, when he took over from Craig Kilborn. The network announced on March 30 that Trevor Noah would replace Stewart as host.
The strike affected London's entire Tube network beginning on Wednesday night. "Members of four unions are taking industrial action for the second time in a month because of a deadlocked dispute over plans to launch a new all-night service next month," The Guardian reported.
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It's Rick Perry
The former Texas governor was edged out by Kasich, the current Ohio governor, for the final spot. He participated with the other six lowest-polling candidates in a debate earlier in the evening on Thursday.