Today: July 15, 2024
Today: July 15, 2024

2 political outliers claim seats in European Parliament by leveraging social media's viral power

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — One is a wildly popular, seemingly happy-go-lucky YouTuber from Cyprus. The other is a brash, fringe figure of Spain's far right who rails against unauthorized immigrants. They both are new members of the European Parliament thanks to their savvy use of video-based social media.

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Motor racing-Ralf Schumacher comes out as gay in social media post

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5 things to know for July 15: Trump rally shooting, Power outages, Gaza, Small businesses, Postage stamps

Actress Shannen Doherty passed away at 53 after a long battle with breast cancer. She’s well-known for playing Brenda Walsh in the '90s drama “Beverly Hills, 90210,” but she’s had many other memorable roles.

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Secrets of a syrup maker: At 95, Roland Jorns still running Door County maple syrup shop

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Prime minister Modi’s blessing and a Kardashian cameo — here’s what happened at India’s wedding of the year

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