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May 20 is the 140th day of the year (141st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 225 days remaining until the end of the year.

1958: High Wycombe weighs new mayor
Citizens of the English town of High Wycombe witness a unique ceremony at which the mayor is weighed in public.

On May 20, 1961, a white mob attacked a busload of "Freedom Riders" in Montgomery, Ala., prompting the federal government to send in United States marshals to restore order. Go to article »

On This Date- May 20
1861 North Carolina voted to secede from the Union.
1861 The capital of the Confederacy was moved from Montgomery, Ala., to Richmond, Va.
1902 The United States ended a three-year military presence in Cuba as the Republic of Cuba was established.
1927 Charles Lindbergh took off for Paris from Roosevelt Field in Long Island, N.Y., aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on the first nonstop solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
1932 Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland for Ireland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
1939 Regular trans-Atlantic air service began as a Pan American Airways plane took off from Port Washington, N.Y., bound for Europe.
1969 U.S. and South Vietnamese forces captured Ap Bia Mountain, referred to as Hamburger Hill by the Americans, following one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War.
1971 The album "What's Going On" by Marvin Gaye was released.
1989 Comedian Gilda Radner died of cancer at age 42.
1993 The final first-run episode of "Cheers" aired on NBC.



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Jeb Bush on Trump: I predicted a chaos president
Las Vegas (CNN) Jeb Bush just gave the political equivalent of an "I told you so" to President Donald Trump. "When I ran for office, I said he is a chaos candidate and would be a chaos president," Bush said on Friday. SURPRISE SURPRISE!!!!


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Venezuela Supreme Court decries new US sanctions
Venezuelan justices Friday railed against the latest attempt of the Trump administration to tighten the screws on the leftist government of President Nicolas Maduro as the country lurches under extreme poverty, economic collapse and explosive violence.


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Bob Beckel Fired From Fox News' 'The Five' After Racist Remark -  Fox News gave "The Five" co-host Bob Beckel the boot Friday for making a racist remark to a black IT worker. The embattled network, which has been dealing with a swirling sex harassment scandal and is still reeling from the death Thursday of founder ... BOB WAS SUCH A SHIT ANYWAY!!!


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A DEMOCRAT TELLING THE TRUTH??? REFRESHING!!

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Police: 3 men stole car, killed 6-year-old in back seat
This Madison County Detention Center booking photograph taken Thursday, May 18, 2017 shows Tyreek Washington. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest announced at a news conference that authorities plan to charge Washington, Dwan ...


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Uber's future may rely on predicting what you're willing to pay
Uber drivers have been complaining that the gap between the fare a rider pays and what the driver receives is getting wider. After months of unsatisfying answers, Uber Technologies is providing an explanation: It's charging some passengers more because ...


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Major Kodi add-on shuts down as lawmakers turn up the heat on illegal streaming
One of the biggest add-ons for the freely-available Kodi video player has decided to stop supplying content after 10 years of service. Navi-X has been in ...


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'Kissing bug' disease more deadly than thought 
(CNN) The nickname given to the insects that spread Chagas disease is somewhat bittersweet: kissing bugs. Their name stems from the fact that they like biting humans around their lips and faces as they sleep, after which they defecate into the wound ...

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AT&T sheds light on its 5G strategy -  AT&T plans on investing in technology to launch a commercial 5G network by 2021.

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Dem frustration grows with Rosenstein - House Democrats are increasingly frustrated with Rod Rosenstein after the deputy attorney general briefed lawmakers Friday on the investigation into Russia's actions in the presidential election and possible ties to the Trump administration.

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Emmanuel Macron’s election victory in France may have put “some magic in the air” in Berlin, but in Poland his triumph has poisoned the atmosphere, creating fears that his integrationist agenda will put eastern European states on the back foot.
It marks a swift change in mood. Ever since its election in Poland in 2015, the patriotic ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) has felt the political tide in Europe running with its brand of nationalist and anti-refugee opinion.
But now, with populists repeatedly failing to make a big electoral breakthrough this year – in Austria, Italy, Macron installed in the Élysée – and Warsaw’s closest ally, the UK, set to leave the EU, Poland may feel a little more isolated.


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13 white elephant gifts that will make you the hit of your next holiday party. Most people treat White Elephant gift exchanges as an excuse to regift unopened presents and offload unwanted junk, but they’re a lot more fun if you put in the extra effort to cause trouble.


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NOW THAT'S TALENT!



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YES!!! AND MORE OF THE LEGEND!!!

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