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At Least 12 People Killed Overnight in Venezuela

The Venezuelan government and opposition traded accusations on Friday over the evacuation of some 50 children from a Caracas hospital following an attack at the maternity ward. But the opposition stood firm that the only dialogue possible would be on calling elections. Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest in Caracas , April 20, 2017.


Will Smith's killer sentenced to 40 years in prison

Will Smith's killer sentenced to 40 years in prison

Smith's widow and her family left court without saying anything. "My family and I are extremely disappointed with today's sentencing and the leniency showed by Judge Buras for the defendant", Smith said in a statement , as reported by local Fox 8 Live .


Red Sox activate Bradley, put Holt on 10-day DL with vertigo

Red Sox activate Bradley, put Holt on 10-day DL with vertigo

Holt says he started feeling "a little weird" during the team's series in Detroit earlier this month. The Red Sox are 6-1 in the last 7 meetings in Baltimore and the under is 6-1-1 in the last 8 meetings. Baltimore (11-4) has won seven of nine. The Baltimore Orioles are an impressive 9-1 this season when allowing four or less runs. The Boston Red Sox have been consistent offensively all year, but are 2-4 this season when scoring three or less runs.



Pence Reassures Japan On North Korea, Promises To Work With China

Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the US military, promising it would make an "overwhelming and effective" response to any use of conventional or nuclear weapons. US officials say tougher sanctions could include an oil embargo, a global ban on North Korea's airline, intercepting cargo ships and punishing Chinese banks doing business with Pyongyang.


New England Patriots Tom Brady Will Not Visit White House

New England Patriots Tom Brady Will Not Visit White House

In the Times' story in print, which included just one photo, Patriots spokesman Stacey James said the reason fewer players showed up Wednesday than the 50 at the 2015 celebration was because numerous veteran players didn't see a reason to attend the second event in three years.