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Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions about the resignation of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer during a press briefing on Friday, July 21, 2017.

White House offers muddled message on Russia sanctions legislation

Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Sunday that the Trump administration supports new legislation to punish Russia for its meddling in the 2016 presidential election and its aggression toward Ukraine.
Wayne Atkins during his hike in New Hampshire. He contracted flesh-eating bacteria through a blister during the hike.
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Flesh-eating bacteria nearly kills man hiking in New Hampshire

“He went to the hospital thinking he had a blister that made him sick. By the time I got to Miami that night, he was already in liver failure, kidney failure.”
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions looks on during a news conference on July 20, 2017.

Sessions should testify before Senate Judiciary Committee again, Franken says

Sen. Al Franken wants the attorney general to answer questions about a report that he may have discussed campaign-related matters with Russia’s ambassador to Washington last year.

John Heard, actor who played “Home Alone” dad, reportedly dead at 72

The actor was found dead in a Palo Alto hotel room, where he had been recovering from “minor back surgery” performed last week.

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Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout (27) is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox.

Pujols, Simmons power Angels’ 7-3 win over Red Sox

The Angels scored four runs in the third inning and added three along the way for a 7-3 win, a bold offensive night for a team that averaged just 2.7 runs in their previous 18 games.
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