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Texas mom makes new friends at daughter's college orientation

Texas mom makes new friends at daughter's college orientation

Mom: "I made some friends". Several minutes later, she received a text saying she had met "new friends". We would love to see the mom-and-daughter duos team up for a fun photo shoot with the entire football team. A mother managed to befriend a group of shirtless students while attending her daughter's freshman orientation in Texas. 'She said it was a selfie contest for prize money toward tuition, ' Schrade said.



US Democrats look to future after big loss in Georgia election

Democratic candidate James Thompson raised $833,000 and disbursed $712,000 from his campaign funds. The race for the 6th - a district made up of northern Atlanta suburbs - turned into the most expensive House race in history, with more than $50 million spent by both parties and super PACs.



Qatar crisis: All eyes on Riyadh

Details of the Wednesday deal have not been disclosed but Bloomberg reported that it could include 236 jets. The Pentagon said the jet sales, priced at $12 billion (10.7 billion euros), would boost cooperation. Two US warships arrived at Hamad port in Qatar on Wednesday as part of a planned joint military exercise involving marine forces, Qatar's state news agency said.



Don't Believe Lazy Pundits: Ossoff Didn't Lose Because He Focused On Trump

The 4-point win in the most expensive congressional race in history was a blow to Democrats, who tried to wrest control of a suburban Atlanta district that Republicans have held since the 1970s. The special election runoff had a 58 percent voter turnout, with just under 260,000 of the district's almost 448,000 registered voters casting ballots.


Greek, Turkish leaders meet amid tension over servicemen

Greek, Turkish leaders meet amid tension over servicemen

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (R) welcomes Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim in Athens, Greece on June 19, 2017. Tsipras said he and Yildirim, who was on a one-day visit to Greece, agreed to maintain open channels of communication between them in an effort to reduce potential military tensions arising from airspace violations.



Public funeral planned for Otto Warmbier

Despite appearing to offer slight praise of North Korean leader Kim Jung un at times, Trump has spoken out against the "brutality" of the regime since the release and death of Otto Warmbier , which continued during a pair of June 20 tweets.