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Italy’s Fabio Fognini shouts homophobic slur in Olympics loss, apologizes

Italy's Fabio Fognini shouts homophobic slur in Olympics loss, apologizes

Italian tennis player Fabio Fognini was heard shouting homophobic slurs at himself during his Olympics match against Russian Olympic Committee player Daniil Medvedev on Wednesday. Fognini used the Italian slur repeatedly in a three-set loss to Medvedev. He repeatedly slammed his racket in frustration and later put it into a trash can. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON…

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Earthquake recorded off Alaska; tsunami watch issued for Hawaii

Earthquake recorded off Alaska; tsunami watch issued for Hawaii

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded late Wednesday off of Alaska’s Aleutian Island chain, prompting the Tsunami Warning Center to announce that it is “assessing the situation.” A tsunami watch has already been issued for Hawaii. The alert said if tsunami waves are generated, they will not impact the island until 12:53 a.m. A reporter in Alaska tweeted that…

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Russian police raid home of investigative journalist

Russian police raid home of investigative journalist

Police in Russia raided the home of the chief editor of an investigative news site that was recently designated as a “foreign agent,” the latest move by authorities to raise the pressure on independent media before the country’s September parliamentary election. The Insider news site chief editor Roman Dobrokhotov tweeted Wednesday that “police are knocking” on his apartment door,…

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Reyes 2 HRs, drive almost hits bicyclist, Indians top Cards

Reyes 2 HRs, drive almost hits bicyclist, Indians top Cards

Some batters hit for the cycle. Indians slugger Franmil Reyes nearly hit the cyclist. Reyes homered twice, including a second-inning blast that bounced out of Progressive Field and almost dinged a bicyclist pedaling on a street next to the park, and Cleveland beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Wednesday. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Reyes’…

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China’s Shi breaks own record to win weightlifting gold

China's Shi breaks own record to win weightlifting gold

Just an Olympic gold medal? Not enough for Shi Zhiyong. He set the first weightlifting world record of the Tokyo Olympics as he easily won the gold in the men’s 73-kilogram category Wednesday, and said victory alone wouldn’t have satisfied him. “What makes it exciting is not to get the gold medal, it’s to break my own record. So…

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Mexico vigilante group abducts 21, burns homes in raid on town, officials say

Mexico vigilante group abducts 21, burns homes in raid on town, officials say

Hundreds of armed men belonging to a newly-formed vigilante group called “El Machete” have abducted 21 people while burning vehicles and at least a dozen homes in a southern Mexico town, officials say.  The chaos in Pantelho unfolded Monday as the group — which announced its existence only a week earlier, pledging to fight the incursion of drug cartels in the…

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Indian teenager beaten to death, hanged for wearing jeans

Indian teenager beaten to death, hanged for wearing jeans

A teenage girl in India was allegedly beaten to death and publicly hanged by male family members for wearing jeans. The mother of Neha Paswan, 17, said her daughter’s grandfather and uncles attacked her with sticks in her own home following an argument about her clothes, according to the BBC. The deadly beating happened last week in the northern…

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Republicans join ‘free Cuba’ protesters outside U.S. Capitol: ‘Liberty will prevail’

Republicans join 'free Cuba' protesters outside U.S. Capitol: 'Liberty will prevail'

Republican lawmakers joined protesters outside the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday to hold a press conference in support of freeing Cuba from its communist regime. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, told Fox News the group was there to speak out for the Cuban people who have been protesting against the Cuban government.  “The incredible heroes and patriots that are taking to…

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Tunisia’s president announces new restrictions, denies accusations of a power grab

Tunisia's president announces new restrictions, denies accusations of a power grab

Troops surrounded Tunisia’s parliament and blocked its speaker from entering Monday after the president suspended the legislature and fired the prime minister and other top members of government, sparking concerns for the North African country’s young democracy at home and abroad. In the face of nationwide protests over Tunisia’s economic troubles and the government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis,…

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