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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Exit poll shows Andrzej Duda ahead of President Bronislaw Komorowski in Polish election. ...more

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(Reuters) - A New Orleans housing authority police officer was found shot to death as he sat inside a patrol car near a construction site, officials said on Sunday, in a fresh reminder of the dangers of working in law enforcement in the United States.< ...more

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INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Colombian Juan Pablo Montoya came from the back of field to win the 99th Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. Montoya's Penske Racing team mate Australian Will Power was second and American Charlie Kimball was third.

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By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - The testosterone-fueled world of Formula One rang the changes, and surprised more than a few drivers, at the showcase Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday by replacing the familiar 'grid girls' with male models. ...more

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co has extended its partnership with Speedway Motorsports Inc through 2020, renewing Coca-Cola's status as the official beverage provider for seven Speedway Motorsports facilities. The agreement also renewed th ...more

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EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Officials say a man who prompted the evacuation of a Washington state courthouse has been arrested without incident about a mile away from the building.The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office says the man was seen armed with ...more

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DUBLIN (AP) — Gay couples of Ireland woke up Sunday in what felt like a nation reborn, with dreams of wedding plans dancing in their heads.This new reality was sinking in after the Irish people voted with a surprisingly strong 62 percent "yes" t ...more

Reuters News - 7 hours ago

By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - Nico Rosberg thanked his lucky stars on Sunday after a third successive Monaco Grand Prix victory fell into his lap just when it seemed Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton had hit the jackpot. "I’m a ...more

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By Mariam Karouny and Laila Bassam BEIRUT (Reuters) - Hezbollah is fighting across all of Syria alongside the army of President Bashar al-Assad and is willing to increase its presence there when needed, the leader of the Lebanese Shi'ite move ...more

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LONDON (Reuters) - Killers' frontman Brandon Flowers scored his second solo chart-topping album after "The Desired Effected" went straight in at number one in Britain on Sunday, the Official Charts Company said. Flowers pipped Paul Weller's " ...more