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Wikipedia founder is taking on fake news with a crowdfunded online newspaper

Speaking to the Guardian , Wales called it "news by the people and for the people". Volunteers are encouraged to contribute funds to the project via a crowdfunding campaign . Any changes will be reviewed by other fact checkers. Wikitribune will follow a more traditional journalistic model in terms of the way it's run, with professional journalists writing the stories, working under an editor.

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Former President HW Bush still hospitalized, has bronchitis

Bush says the former president is suffering from chronic bronchitis. It was determined he had a mild case of pneumonia. Bush was hospitalized April 14 for treatment of a persistent cough. "Once President Bush is home, we will continue aggressive respiratory treatments to help minimize the effects of the chronic bronchitis". Bush served as president from 1989 to 1993.

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Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book

Garrett ended up giving up ten runs, nine of those were earned, in just 3.2 innings pitched. Thames has been a big reason why, as he is 9-for-19 (.474) with seven home runs, 11 RBI and 11 runs against Cincinnati. Carlos Torres (1-2) pitched a scoreless inning of relief and was awarded the win. The right-hander, who has won all three of his road starts this season, struck out two and walked one.

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LeBron and Cavaliers sweep away Pacers

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are the first team to reach the second round of the current National Basketball Association playoffs after taking four straight from Indiana. Lance Stephenson had 22 points for the Pacers , while Paul George posted 15 of his own. The Pacers will head into an offseason of intrigue or dread, depending on who you ask, while the Cavs await the victor of the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors.

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Chinese leader urges restraint over North Korea in phone call with Trump

Xi said his country "strongly opposes" actions that violate UN Security Council resolutions and he hoped "the parties concerned will exercise restraint and avoid actions that aggravate tensions on the Peninsula", USA Today reported , citing the official Xinhua news agency.

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Trump, Schumer talk dairy issue after putting Canadians on notice

MacNaughton writes that the Canada dairy industry is less protectionist than that of the U.S, which he says has employed technical barriers to keep Canadian dairy out of the USA market. He and Trudeau on Friday were keen to display their support for free trade and open borders, including the Canada-EU free trade pact, amid growing populist opposition.