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13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quake

13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quakeA military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico
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  • 4 hours, 38 minutes ago
Nation

Family, friends mourn lives lost in Florida massacre

Family, friends mourn lives lost in Florida massacreHere is a look at some of some of those who lost their lives in the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nation

What does a bear do in the Alaska woods? Disperse seeds

What does a bear do in the Alaska woods? Disperse seedsA study concludes that brown and black bears, and not birds, are primary distributers of small fruit seeds in Alaska
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  • 6 hours, 23 minutes ago
Nation

Conundrum of a fire alarm with gunfire: Flee, or lock down?

Conundrum of a fire alarm with gunfire: Flee, or lock down?Emergency responders say there is no single accepted set of best practices for responding to active shooter situations
  • Nation
  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Politics

Meddling ‘incontrovertible’ to U.S., ‘just blabber’ to Russia

Meddling ‘incontrovertible’ to U.S., ‘just blabber’ to RussiaTop officials exchanged barbs Saturday in Germany over the U.S. indictment of 13 Russians
  • Politics
  • 10 hours, 37 minutes ago
World

Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria

Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in SyriaSix civilians suffered breathing difficulties and other symptoms indicative of poison gas inhalation
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  • 10 hours, 39 minutes ago
Politics

Russians charged with meddling in 2016 election

Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential raceThe defendants are accused of violating U.S. criminal laws to interfere with U.S. elections and the political process
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
Nation

Shooting survivors become advocates for stronger gun laws

Shooting survivors become advocates for stronger gun lawsYoung people who saw classmates slain at the desks next to them are fast becoming advocates for stronger weapons laws.
  • Nation
  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Nation

Suspect was a ‘good shot’ on NRA-backed school rifle team

Suspect was a ‘good shot’ on NRA-backed school rifle teamNikolas Cruz excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation
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  • 11 hours, 38 minutes ago
Nation

House GOP leaders struggle to push immigration bill

House GOP leaders struggle to push immigration billEven if House leaders manage to push the measure through their chamber, it would be dead on arrival in the Senate.
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  • 1 day ago
World

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central MexicoA powerful earthquake shook south and central Mexico Friday, causing people to flee buildings and office towers
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Politics

John Kelly orders security clearance overhaul

John Kelly orders security clearance overhaulKelly ordered an overhaul of security clearances following controversy after Rob Porter was allowed to remain in his job
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nation

FAKE NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

FAKE NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this weekA roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nation

‘You killed my kid!’: Father of shooting victim laments

‘You killed my kid!’: Father of shooting victim lamentsA father’s grief and anger have boiled over as his daughter was buried
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation

Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rules

Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rulesThe government has raised fees and made regulatory changes recently for U.S. families adopting children overseas
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Nation

No evidence of a shooting at Washington college
Police say they are trying to determine whether shots were fired at a community college south of Seattle

No evidence of a shooting at Washington collegePolice say they are trying to determine whether shots were fired at a community college south of Seattle
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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Ex-employee said to be source of Keillor allegations

Report: Ex-employee source of Garrison Keillor allegationsThe person who first accused Keillor of inappropriate conduct with a female employee was a disgruntled male staffer
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Nation

Cops: Boy burned after following dad’s suicide advice

Cops: Boy burned after following dad’s suicide adviceThe boy suffered minor burns after following his father’s suggestion that he light himself on fire
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Nation

In many states, 18 is old enough to buy a semiautomatic

In many US states, 18 is old enough to buy a semiautomaticIn most states, it’s easier for teenagers to buy rifles than handguns
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Olympics

‘Burned rock’ foul causes rare stir at Olympic curling

‘Burned rock’ foul causes rare stir at Olympic curlingRare moment of controversy in the typically ultra-polite sport of curling erupted Friday
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Nation

Trump meets Florida shooting victims, first responders

Trump meets Florida shooting victims, first respondersTrump came face-to-face Friday with hospitalized victims of the horrific school shooting in Florida
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  • 11 hours, 48 minutes ago
Nation

Investigation clears ex-NYC Ballet leader Peter Martins

Investigation clears ex-NYC Ballet leader Peter MartinsA two-month investigation has found no verifiable sexual harassment or physical abuse by Martins
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Health

Flu season shows signs of leveling off

Flu season shows signs of leveling offThis nasty flu season, which has been worsening for months, may finally be leveling off
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Nation

Puerto Rico seeks $300M for power company

Puerto Rico seeks $300M, warns of power company shutdownThe latest request comes as 400,000 power customers across the island remain in the dark after Hurricane Maria hit
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Politics

Report: Trump allies covered up affair with ex-Playmate

Report: Trump allies covered up affair with ex-PlaymateKaren McDougal reportedly was paid $150,000 by National Enquirer publisher American Media for the story, which never ran
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nation

4 small earthquakes recorded in northwestern Oklahoma
No injuries or damage have been reported as a result of the Friday morning temblors

4 small earthquakes recorded in northwestern OklahomaNo injuries or damage have been reported as a result of the Friday morning temblors
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
World

Students celebrate 1st child born in independent Kosovo

Students celebrate 1st child born in an independent KosovoPavaresia Sopi was the first baby born in an independent Kosovo, 15 minutes after independence was declared
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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