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President Trump sidestepped a reporter’s question about his request to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, then lashed out when the reporter continued to press for an answer.
Rockstars grabbed their stitching needles to compete in the first-ever heavy metal knitting world championship.
One contestant noted, “It’s ridiculous but it’s so much fun.”
To be the happiest country, having the top economic growth isn't necessarily the answer. Are you listening, U.S.?

The world's most prominent trial of universal basic income has ended -- and the first results are in.
With one ridiculously simple policy, it has almost completely eradicated street homelessness.
One popular ranking places it at 20th, behind nations including Finland, Japan and the United Arab Emirates.
The president's comment about Finland's forest raking is just his latest "made up weird thing."
The President of Finland can't recall ever suggesting to Trump that raking could prevent wildfires.
During his visit to California amid the Camp fire, President Donald Trump claimed that Finland spent “a lot of time on raking and cleaning” to prevent blazes.
The solution from Finland, according to the president: "Raking and cleaning and doing things."
Meanwhile in the U.S., President Trump won’t publish his tax returns.
Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) loses patience with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s refusal to answer questions on President Trump’s one-on-one meeting with Vladimir Putin.
Trump claims he misspoke when he said doesn't see why Russia would possibly have meddled in the 2016 election.
During a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump says he doesn’t “see any reason” why Russia would have meddled in the 2016 election and isn’t convinced they did, despite every major U.S. intelligence agency’s findings to the contrary.
Russian President Vladimir Putin did not deny that Russia has compromising material on President Trump.
Well, it's better than making awkward conversation with the driver.
Despite rising income levels, the U.S. ranking continues to fall on the UN’s World Happiness list. The happiest country on the list? Finland.