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Right. But Dr John, the New Orleans singer and pianist who blended musical styles with who do infuse stage persona and gravelly by you drawl has died in a statement released through his publicist. His family said Dr John who was born MAC revenue act died toward the break of day, Thursday of a heart attack. He hasn't been seen in public much since late twenty seventeen when he cancelled several concerts. Dr John had a top ten hit with right place. Wrong time and collaborated with numerous top tier stars. When multiple Grammy awards and was inducted into the rock and Roll Hall of fame. Dr John was Seventy-seven. AP radio news. I'm Ed Donahue. The White House says the five percent tariff against Mexico will go into effect on Monday talks are going on President Trump wants tighter control of migrants on the Mexico side of the border. President Trump's top economic advisor, Kevin has it says there are signs of progress in those talks, the president's top priority is resolving the border crisis. I think a nice metric of how serious he is about making progress on that, while continuing on the path, we run before, is that, you know, we're still working hard on US MCA that is the trade deal with Canada and Mexico. The government is reporting a week increase in job growth. Here's the AP's, Ben Thomas. The Labor Department says employers added seventy five thousand jobs in may a modest increase, well off this year's average monthly gain of one hundred sixty four thousand economists at all assigned businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth trade, fights, and the fading stimulus from tax cuts, and greater government spend. Bing. However, the unemployment rate remains at three point six percent, nearly a fifty year low and wages rose three point one percent from a year ago. Ben Thomas Washington, former Minneapolis police officer, Mohammad nor was sentenced to twelve and a half years in prison for the shooting death of an unarmed woman who called nine one one newer spoken court seeing her there, I knew an instant that I was wrong. The death of my car has only increased from that nor apologized adjusting Damon's family for taking the life of a perfect person. Federal prosecutors have charged in New York City man with buying illegal guns, from an undercover agent is part of a plan terrorist attack on Times Square the board of trustees at the university of Alabama voted to give back a twenty six million dollar donation from philanthropist. Hugh cover house who recently called on students to boycott the university over the new abortion ban in Alabama. It was the biggest donation ever to that school. This is AP radio news. This is the last day on the job as party leader for Britain's Prime Minister Theresa may steps down as leader of the party in turmoil and country in limbo. Hyphen Khaw out to the EU may will be remembered a, so they just in a long line of conservatively is destroyed by the policies divisions over Europe. And as a prime minister who failed in her primary mission to leave the but history could also Sissy. As a leader who faced hot. Odds with stubborn determination before appeared as pm, they had set the six years, homesick Trie, his sponsorship of voters immigration. I'm Laura soon to establish reputation, the solid competence, on neck, the thank pushing flashy rivals. Charleston desma the via Chrysler is recalling nearly three hundred forty three thousand ram pickup trucks worldwide because the airbags may not inflate in a crash. The company doesn't know of any crashes or injuries and says, the problem is rare Ed Donahue, AP radio news. More news right.

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