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Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar wary of returning

Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar wary of returningMore than 620,000 Rohingya have fled into Bangladesh since Aug. 25, when the army began “clearance operations”
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  • 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
Nation

Wolves’ return to Oregon revives old hunting debate

Wolves’ return to Oregon revives old hunting debateWolves were once so plentiful in the abundant forests that would become Oregon
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  • 3 hours, 10 minutes ago
World

Study looks at long-term health risks of playing soccer

Study looks at long-term health risks of playing soccerA major study into whether soccer players are at risk of degenerative brain disease was commissioned on Thursday
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  • 4 hours, 10 minutes ago
Politics

Joe Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probe

Joe Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probeSuggesting he’s a victim of revenge porn, Rep. Joe Barton of Texas will go silent about the release of a nude photo
  • Politics
  • 4 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

Volvo may save McDonald’s museum from demolition

Volvo may save McDonald’s museum from demolitionThere may be hope for the doomed replica of a historic McDonald’s hamburger restaurant after all.
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 31 minutes ago
Music

Pioneering jazz singer Jon Hendricks dies at 96

Pioneering jazz singer Jon Hendricks dies at 96Jon Hendricks, the pioneering jazz singer and lyricist, has died. He was 96.
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  • 5 hours, 44 minutes ago
World

Explosion heard in Argentine sub search

Explosion heard in Argentine sub searchArgentina’s navy announced that a sound detected during the search apparently came from an explosion
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  • 6 hours, 40 minutes ago
Politics

Bannon insurgency stresses loyalty to Trump, not policy

Bannon insurgency stresses loyalty to Trump, not policyAs Bannon challenges the old guard, the new guard is increasingly aligned not by ideology, but loyalty to Trump
  • Politics
  • 7 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

Trump credits troops, himself, for military advances

Trump credits troops, himself, for military advancesTrump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them “we’re really winning” against America’s foes
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
Politics

Franken’s rising political star obscured by accusations

Franken’s rising political star obscured by accusationsFranken’s rising trajectory has been interrupted by allegations of physical contact with women without their permission.
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 26 minutes ago
World

Zimbabwe, facing new leader, wonders ‘Where is Mugabe?’

Zimbabwe, facing new leader, wonders ‘Where is Mugabe?’Mugabe, who resigned on Tuesday as lawmakers began impeaching him, has not spoken publicly since Sunday night
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  • 9 hours, 53 minutes ago
Nation

Harvey-displaced Texans readjust holiday plans

Harvey-displaced Texans readjust holiday plansAlmost three months after Hurricane Harvey, families are celebrating Thanksgiving however they can.
  • Nation
  • 9 hours, 51 minutes ago
Nation

Scientists track interstellar visitor

Scientists track interstellar visitorComet or asteroid is shaped like a giant fire extinguisher
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  • 19 hours, 16 minutes ago
Nation

Border residents want to build park, not wall

Border residents want to build park, not wallFriends of Friendship Park envisions a bi-national park at the westernmost end of the 1,969-mile U.S.-Mexico border
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  • 20 hours, 9 minutes ago
Nation

DIY rocket man set for blast-off

DIY rocket man set for blast-offSelf-taught scientist plans Saturday to launch himself over ghost town in Mojave Desert
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  • 20 hours, 9 minutes ago
World

Structural risk remains after Mexico City quake

Structural risk remains after Mexico City quakeMany of the buildings that fell were made of brittle concrete, including a building where 49 people died
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  • 20 hours, 9 minutes ago
World

Paradise Papers prompt questions about Queen Elizabeth

Paradise Papers prompt questions about Queen ElizabethBritain's queen is worth an estimated $472 million and costs each taxpayer about 65 pence ($0.85).
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  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Nation

Trump’s team stacked with Bush veterans

Trump’s team stacked with Bush veteransTrump has installed more than three dozen veterans of the Bush administration
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  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Health

Startup wants to bring back Vioxx for joint pain

Startup wants to bring back Vioxx for joint painMerck & Co. pulled the drug in 2004 amid evidence that it doubled the chances of having a heart attack or stroke.
  • Health
  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Business

Cuba open to U.S. business but not everyday Americans

Cuba open to U.S. business but not everyday AmericansAmericans who want to meet Cubans will now have to travel in groups accompanied by the trip’s sponsoring organization
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  • 20 hours, 14 minutes ago
Nation

Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority
Debate swirling around adding checks on president’s authority while protecting him from military insubordination

Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authorityDebate swirling around adding checks on president’s authority while protecting him from military insubordination
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  • 20 hours, 28 minutes ago
World

Argentina reports new clue in search for submarine

Argentina reports new clue in search for missing submarineRelatives of the sub’s crew are now growing increasingly distressed as the vessel might be running out of oxygen
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  • 23 hours, 1 minute ago
Nation

Nitro the police dog creates viral workout video

In Alabama, Nitro the police dog creates viral workout videoNitro is a 2-year-old Dutch shepherd who joined the Gulf Shores Police Department’s canine unit in February
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  • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
Nation

Trump SoHo to shed ‘Trump’ amid reports of troubles

Trump SoHo to shed ‘Trump’ amid reports of sagging businessThe Trump Organization is ending its licensing deal with the Trump SoHo hotel in New York
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Politics

Fact check: Man dissed by Trump has put felons away

Fact check: Man dissed by Trump has put felons awayThe Alabama Democrat who was maligned by Trump as “soft on crime” has prosecuted church bombers and Eric Rudolph
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nation

Spencer reportedly banned from 26 European nations

Spencer reportedly banned from 26 European nationsPoland’s state-run news agency PAP says Polish authorities banned Richard Spencer from entering 26 countries in Europe
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Nation

Pouches of turkey: An astronaut’s Thanksgiving

Pouches of turkey: An astronaut’s ThanksgivingAstronauts at the International Space Station will feast Thursday on pouches of Thanksgiving turkey.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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