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Scot to be kidding: ‘Russian troll' turns out to be Glasgow security guard

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A Twitter handle alleged to be a prime example of a ‘Russian troll' account was actually run from Glasgow by a Scottish security guard. Asked about his tweets, the Scotsman said he is “just anti-crony capitalism.”
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US says Russian security firm duly screened to guard embassy

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MOSCOW - The U.S. State Department said Wednesday it has duly screened a Russian private security firm contracted to help guard the U.S. Embassy in Moscow amid reports that it was founded by a former KGB spy. The State Department said Wednesday it had "vetted the company and the name of each individual identified or associated with Elite Security with relevant national and local agencies." A U.S. state procurement website indicated that September's contract was worth $2.8 million.
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US says Russian security firm duly screened to guard embassy

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The U.S. State Department says it has duly screened a Russian private security firm contracted to help guard the Moscow Embassy. The State Department said Wednesday it had "vetted the...
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Wildlife photographer catches bald eagle swiping rabbit from baby fox

Wildlife photographer catches bald eagle swiping rabbit from baby fox

Wildlife photographer and Lynnwood, Washington, resident Kevin Ebi headed for the San Juan Island National Historic Park Saturday just for the red foxes. Read more ...

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

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Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

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Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

NEW YORK - An hour after joining the New York Mets, Jose Bautista swung into action. Read more ...

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Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

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Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

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NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

ATLANTA - The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the David Tepper. Read more ...