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USWNT’s Ashlyn Harris calls former teammate Jaelene Hinkle ‘homophobic’ after old interview resurfaces

USWNT’s Ashlyn Harris accused her former teammate, Jaelene Hinkle, of homophobia Monday after an old interview resurfaced on Twitter in which Hinkle spoke of her refusal to wear a pro-LGBTQ jersey. In 2017, Hinkle was widely criticized for her refusal to play two matches for the U.S. women’s national team, reportedly because she didn’t wear the team’s pride-themed jerseys. USWNT’s ...

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Police suspect man killed New York girl he met on Instagram and shared photos of her body online

A New York man, 21, found seriously injured near the body of a 17-year-old girl is suspected of killing the teen and posting photos of her body on Instagram, where they’d first met digitally, police said Monday. Investigators found the girl’s body Sunday outside a vehicle in Utica, along with the man; he was hospitalized but is expected to survive, police ...

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Chevrolet confirms Stingray name for all-new mid-engine Corvette

Report: New Corvette delayed because it’s too powerful According to a new report by Hagerty, development of the new mid-engine Corvette is delayed partly due to the aluminum frame warping so much when the car accelerates, that the glass engine cover is busting. The car, which has a twin-turbocharged V8 hybrid powertrain, is said to be able to deliver as ...

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Florida man charged with exporting hundreds of AR-15 parts to Argentina, authorities say

A South Florida man was charged Thursday for allegedly shipping hundreds of AR-15 parts to Argentina and other Latin American countries as part of a massive smuggling operation, authorities said. Palm Beach County resident Cristian Barrera, 47, was charged Thursday with violating arms export laws, according to federal court records filed in Miami. Two other people were previously charged in the case. Cristian ...

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India aborts Moon mission launch, citing technical glitch

India aborted the launch on Monday of a spacecraft intended to land on the far side of the moon less than an hour before liftoff. The Chandrayaan-2 mission was called off when a “technical snag” was observed in the 640-ton, 14-story rocket launcher, Indian Space Research Organization spokesman B.R. Guruprasad said. The countdown abruptly stopped at T-56 minutes, 24 seconds, ...

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'Glee' star Kevin McHale to compete on 'Celebrity X Factor': report

“Glee” star Kevin McHale, who played wheelchair-user Artie Abrams in the comedy musical drama, is the latest big signing for “Celebrity X Factor.” The 31-year-old is set to join David Hasselhoff’s daughter Hayley and talk show host Ricki Lake in the line-up. McHale certainly has a musical background. He was once in a boyband called NLT and in 2012, was in ...

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83-year-old flower girl steals show at granddaughter’s wedding: 'Grandma executed it perfectly'

The photos, taken by Thomas Felts Photography, showed the octogenarian throwing the flower petals way up into the sky at the end of the aisle with an open-mouthed smile while the bride looks on in the background. (Thomas Felts Photography) Stand aside, all other flower girls – this grandmother just stole the show. When bride Brenna Kleman was planning to ...

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