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CDC employee vanished after leaving work sick 11 days ago, police say

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Atlanta police are asking the public to help find an employee at the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, whose been missing for more than a week. 

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Florida inmate screams, yells 'murderers!' as he's put to death

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A Florida Corrections official says authorities have no indication an inmate's blood-curdling scream and repeated shouts of "murderers!" as he was being put to death were caused by the lethal injection. 

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Hearing set on if US will seize assets of 'Pharma Bro'

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"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli is due back in court Friday for a hearing about whether he should forfeit millions of dollars in assets including a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album as part of his conviction in a securities fraud scheme. 

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Grand jury indicts Missouri governor who admitted affair

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens seen in a mugshot on February 22, 2018. (Credit: St. Louis Police Department) Missouri Governor Eric Greitens seen in a mugshot on February 22, 2018. (Credit: St. Louis Police Department)
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Missouri governor Eric Greitens was indicted Thursday on one count of invasion of privacy. 

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This bank will stop issuing NRA Visa cards

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Some users said they would move their business because it offered the branded Visa card. Visa did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Weinstein apologizes to Streep, Lawrence for lawyers' words

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Harvey Weinstein is apologizing to Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence after his lawyers cited them in asking a court to dismiss a sexual misconduct lawsuit.

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NBA setting up hotline to report misconduct, work concerns

National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver speaks to the media during All-Star basketball game festivities, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello) National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver speaks to the media during All-Star basketball game festivities, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
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The NBA is establishing a confidential hotline for league and team employees to report concerns about misconduct in their workplace.

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Girl bitten, injured by dog while boarding Southwest flight

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Southwest Airlines said Thursday that a dog injured a child as passengers boarded a flight in Phoenix, an event likely to fuel the debate over the growing number of emotional-support animals on planes.

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An under-10 softball team is planning to raffle off an AR-15

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Buy a $10 ticket and you could win a semiautomatic pistol or an AR-15-style rifle kit.

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University serves Kool-Aid and watermelon water for Black History Month

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The student said she was having a hard time believing this was being served at a university like NYU, which prides itself for being diverse and inclusive. She then told others about what was going on.

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Uber Express is like a minibus with cheaper rides

(CNN) Uber announced on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, a shared ride service called Express Pool. Fares will cost as much as half the price of Uber Pool. (CNN) Uber announced on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, a shared ride service called Express Pool. Fares will cost as much as half the price of Uber Pool.
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Uber's new carpooling service may rival the city bus. 

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Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim dies, 3 still critical

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A British tourist who was pulled from the wreckage of a fiery helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon died from his injuries Thursday, according to Nevada authorities.

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If you have a flexible spending account, time’s almost up

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March 15th marks the end of the FSA grace period offered by many employers. 

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Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea wraps up Olympics empty-handed

Kwang Bom Jong, of North Korea, crashes as he competes in the men's 500m short track speed skating heats during the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) Kwang Bom Jong, of North Korea, crashes as he competes in the men's 500m short track speed skating heats during the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
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Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea's 22 athletes wrapped up their competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Thursday without a finish higher than 13th. 

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Salmonella outbreak tied to chicken salad in five states

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An outbreak of salmonella infections linked to chicken salad has sickened 65 people in five states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday.

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Olympian Lindsey Vonn scatters grandpa's ashes in South Korea

United States' Lindsey Vonn, center, stands next to members of the Yongsan Club, before receiving a letter of appreciation for her grandfather's service during the Korean War in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana) United States' Lindsey Vonn, center, stands next to members of the Yongsan Club, before receiving a letter of appreciation for her grandfather's service during the Korean War in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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After finishing her likely last Olympics at a place where her beloved grandfather served during the Korean War in the 1950s, 

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After Kylie Jenner's tweet, Snapchat parent company loses $1.5B

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Snapchat has been under fire from users who have criticized the app's new layout for being too confusing to navigate. Over 1.2 million people have signed a petition on Change.org asking Snapchat to remove the redesign.

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Boy gets jury summons at age 11, wants to serve

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An 11-year-old boy scout from Chester County, Pennsylvania received a summons in the mail to serve on jury duty. 

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Neurologist charged with raping New York City woman

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A neurologist who had pleaded guilty to groping women at a Philadelphia clinic was arrested on Tuesday on charges he repeatedly raped a patient in New York City. 

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How you can prevent Osteoporosis

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Millions of people have osteoporosis, but the chronic and often painful condition can be prevented according to doctors at Johns Hopkins University. 

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Sheriff: Deputy at Parkland never engaged shooter, has now resigned

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The deputy who was on duty at a high school where 17 people were massacred waited outside the building for about four minutes without ever going in, the Broward County Sheriff said

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Engagement rings inside avocados is a thing now

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The post was liked more than 10,000 times and the trend caught on across the globe.

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Mueller brings new charges against Manafort and associate

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Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team of prosecutors filed additional charges Thursday against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and a business associate.

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Consumer Alert: Instant Pot company reports melting cookers

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The Gem 65 8-in-1 Multicooker has overheated for some customers, which resulted in melting damage to the product. 

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Naval base closed in Washington state due to possible threat

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A suspect in a vehicle attempted to enter the base, which put it on lockdown, the base reported.

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Trump wants to ban bump stocks; ATF doesn't know if it can

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President Donald Trump has ordered his Justice Department to ban rapid-fire bump stocks like the ones used in last year's Las Vegas massacre— but officials aren't sure they can.

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Kale recalled in 34 states after being mislabeled

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The kale is being recalled after being mislabeled with "Artichoke & Garlic" labels. The labels do not declare tree nuts.

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FCC announces net neutrality will end in April

Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in New York. The FCC is set to vote Dec. 14 whether to scrap Obama-era rules around open internet access. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in New York. The FCC is set to vote Dec. 14 whether to scrap Obama-era rules around open internet access. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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The FCC announced on Thursday that net neutrality will end on April 23.

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Photos: Beautiful beaches you should try to visit this year

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These pictures are gorgeous!

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Pennsylvania school cancel classes after student found sleepwalking in building

The student told authorities he had been sleepwalking and woke up inside the school. The student told authorities he had been sleepwalking and woke up inside the school.
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The student told authorities he had been sleepwalking and woke up inside the school.

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‘Hero’ saves girl from alleged kidnapper by pretending to be her mom

Claudia Hernandez Diaz, 34, was jailed on suspicion of kidnapping a child under the age of 14. (Source: Santa Ana Police, KTLA via CNN) Claudia Hernandez Diaz, 34, was jailed on suspicion of kidnapping a child under the age of 14. (Source: Santa Ana Police, KTLA via CNN)
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A good Samaritan rescued a 12-year-old girl after a woman attempted to kidnap her, police said.

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Sharing stories of miscarriage helps women grieve

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Miscarriages occur in 10 percent to 25 percent of known pregnancies.

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Should you pay off your student loans as fast as you can? Experts say it depends

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Experts suggest keeping three to six months of expenses in cash, just in case.

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Suspicious package filled with white powder sent to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant/File) Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant/File)
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Police haven't arrested anyone, but they are making inquiries.

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Making the ultimate margarita on National Margarita Day

Pictured here is the Ultimate Frozen Strawberry Margarita! Want to make it? Click the photo in the slideshow! (Allrecipes.com) Pictured here is the Ultimate Frozen Strawberry Margarita! Want to make it? Click the photo in the slideshow! (Allrecipes.com)
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Today is National Margarita Day and what better way to celebrate than with these amazing drink recipes!

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Off-duty officer killed while protecting his neighbor

In this undated image, officer Mujahid Ramzziddin poses for a photo. (Source: Prince George's County Police) In this undated image, officer Mujahid Ramzziddin poses for a photo. (Source: Prince George's County Police)
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Authorities say an off-duty police officer has been fatally shot while intervening in a domestic dispute in suburban Maryland.

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Amazon hits $1,500 per share for the first time ever

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The company touched $1,500 a share Wednesday for the first time ever.

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Cops: Weapons found after teen threatens to 'shoot up' high school

A confiscated cache of weapons is displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo) A confiscated cache of weapons is displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo)
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The 17-year-old claimed his comment was a joke but the sheriff's department is taking every potential threat seriously. 

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Police: Couple held 4 adoptive kids captive without food, water

Benito Guiterrez, 69, and Carol Gutierrez, 64, were jailed on suspicion of child abuse on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department) Benito Guiterrez, 69, and Carol Gutierrez, 64, were jailed on suspicion of child abuse on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)
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Deputies found the children after one child escaped through a bedroom window and fled to a nearby store, where someone called 911. 

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High school swimmer honored for saving opponent's life

Xavier Staubs (right) is credited with saving Kamrin Samson (left) when he began to drown. (Source: Family Photos via WNEM) Xavier Staubs (right) is credited with saving Kamrin Samson (left) when he began to drown. (Source: Family Photos via WNEM)
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A Michigan teenager was honored for his bravery and courage in saving the life of a fellow student.

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Bill would eliminate sales tax on food in Utah

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Utahns might be paying a little less at the grocery store under a bill the House passed Tuesday to remove sales tax on food. 

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Florida shooting suspect may lose public defender after reports of $800K inheritance

Nikolas Cruz appears in court for a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (WPLG via CNN, POOL) Nikolas Cruz appears in court for a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (WPLG via CNN, POOL)
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The public defender's office filed a motion with the court to determine whether 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz was eligible for a taxpayer-funded defense.

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Texas school district to suspend students protesting gun laws

Students gather on the steps of the old Florida Capitol protesting gun violence in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.  (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser) Students gather on the steps of the old Florida Capitol protesting gun violence in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
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Students who protest gun laws in Texas could face suspension in one school district. 

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US beats Canada for gold in women's hockey game

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (17), of the United States, celebrates after winning against Canada in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (17), of the United States, celebrates after winning against Canada in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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The United States has beaten Canada in a shootout to win their first Olympic gold since 1998 in women's hockey. 

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David Wise defends title, US gets third halfpipe gold

United States Olympic Winter Games halfpipe skier David Wise poses for a portrait at the 2017 Team USA Media Summit Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, in Park City, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) United States Olympic Winter Games halfpipe skier David Wise poses for a portrait at the 2017 Team USA Media Summit Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, in Park City, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
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Freestyle skier David Wise successfully defended his gold medal Thursday, breaking through on his final run to give the U.S. its third gold medal in the halfpipe at the Pyeongchang Olympics.

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FluMist set to return for next flu season

(AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File) In this Oct. 4, 2005 file photo, a Danielle Holland reacts as she is given a FluMist influenza vaccination in St. Leonard, Md. (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File) In this Oct. 4, 2005 file photo, a Danielle Holland reacts as she is given a FluMist influenza vaccination in St. Leonard, Md.
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Flu vaccinations may become painless again. A US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory committee voted Wednesday to recommend, once again, that FluMist, the nasal spray version of the influenza vaccine, be used during the 2018-19 season.

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Watch: Angry students, parents confront Sen. Rubio

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Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is being challenged by angry students, teachers and parents who are demanding stronger gun-control measures after a shooting rampage claimed 17 lives at a Florida high school. 

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Got skunks in your home? Don't use a smoke bomb

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Authorities say a man destroyed a suburban Detroit home while trying to use a smoke bomb to rid a crawlspace of skunks. 

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Surgical sponges left inside woman for at least 6 years

(CNN) Two surgical sponges were left in a woman's abdomen for at least six years, according to a new report in the New England Journal of Medicine. (CNN) Two surgical sponges were left in a woman's abdomen for at least six years, according to a new report in the New England Journal of Medicine.
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Two surgical sponges were left in a woman's abdomen for at least six years, according to a new report in the New England Journal of Medicine. 

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Ford's president of North America is out over 'inappropriate behavior'

(CNN) Raj Nair, Ford's president of North America is out after an internal investigation into reports of "inappropriate behavior." (CNN) Raj Nair, Ford's president of North America is out after an internal investigation into reports of "inappropriate behavior."
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Raj Nair, Ford's president of North America, is out after an internal investigation into reports of "inappropriate behavior." 

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#HobbyLobbyChallenge: Store pics go viral, employees up in arms

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A new viral photo trend is blowing up social media and ticking off Hobby Lobby employees. 

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Florida sheriff: Deputies to carry rifles at schools

(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Florida Gov. Rick Scott, foreground, speaks along with Sheriff Scott Israel, center, of Broward County, and Pam Bondi, Florida Attorney General, during a news conference near Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Florida Gov. Rick Scott, foreground, speaks along with Sheriff Scott Israel, center, of Broward County, and Pam Bondi, Florida Attorney General, during a news conference near Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.
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The sheriff of the Florida county where a shooter killed 17 people at a high school last week has ordered all deputies who qualify to begin carrying rifles on school grounds. 

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Trump suggests arming teachers as a solution to increase school safety

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President Donald Trump, after listening to a series of emotional stories and pleas to enhance school safety at the White House Wednesday, floated the idea of arming teachers and school staff, an idea that was met with support from many of the attendees.

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NRA rejects idea of raising minimum age to buy rifles

In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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The National Rifle Association is rejecting ideas to raise the minimum age for purchasing rifles. The idea of keeping people younger than 21 from buying rifles including AR-15 style firearms has been proposed, including in a bill that will be introduced in the Senate. 

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Congresswoman claims most mass shooters are Democrats

(CNN) Rep. Claudia Tenney, an upstate New York Republican who is up for re-election in one of the most competitive congressional districts in America, told a radio host in Albany that Democrats are more prone to be mass shooters. (CNN) Rep. Claudia Tenney, an upstate New York Republican who is up for re-election in one of the most competitive congressional districts in America, told a radio host in Albany that Democrats are more prone to be mass shooters.
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"It's interesting that so many of these people that commit the mass murders end up being Democrats," Tenney said. "But the media doesn't talk about that."

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Woman performs illegal root canal in her living room

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A Los Angeles woman will serve 30 days in jail for performing a root canal, without a license, which injured a woman according to prosecutors.

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Teen electrocuted while charging phone, wearing headphones

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They said the headphones she was wearing were completely melted.

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Snapchat responds to users critical of redesign: 'We hear you'

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The move comes on the heels of a Change.org petition that asked the company to remove the redesign. It has received more than 1.2 million signatures. Many users called the new app confusing to navigate.

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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek to moderate governor's debate

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Trebek will keynote Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry's annual dinner in October, which is scheduled to include the 45-minute debate. 

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Photos: Students protesting gun violence

Protesters rally against gun violence on the steps of the old Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser) Protesters rally against gun violence on the steps of the old Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
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Students across Southwest Florida and the country are walking out of classes Wednesday to protest gun violence.

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Cinemark is banning large bags from all their theaters

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You can't bring large bags inside any of their theaters across the country.

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Wendy Williams is taking time off for health reasons

Daytime talk show host Wendy Williams says she's taking three weeks off on doctor's orders. (Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP, File) Daytime talk show host Wendy Williams says she's taking three weeks off on doctor's orders. (Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP, File)
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Daytime talk show host Wendy Williams says she's taking three weeks off on doctor's orders.

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Police: 18-year-old Michigan student wanted to re-enact Florida shooting

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Ryan Robert Debruyne has been charged with making a false report or threat of terrorism and was arraigned in court on Tuesday.

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Evangelist Billy Graham dies at age 99

In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, is interviewed at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, is interviewed at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C.
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Evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham has died at his home in North Carolina at age 99, according to his spokesman. 

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Tips for alleviating chronic back pain

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Surgery is not always the answer for chronic back pain.

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Time for action: Florida shooting survivors meet lawmakers

Sheryl Acquarola, a 16 year-old junior from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is overcome with emotion after the representatives voted not to hear the bill banning assault rifles and large capacity magazines. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser) Sheryl Acquarola, a 16 year-old junior from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is overcome with emotion after the representatives voted not to hear the bill banning assault rifles and large capacity magazines. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
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Despite their enthusiasm and determination, the students and their supporters aren't likely to get what they really want: a ban on AR-15s and similar semi-automatic rifles.

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Network fires producer after 'How To Get Away with Murder' actress' allegation

Actress Karla Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name.(CNN) Actress Karla Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name.(CNN)
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Karla Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name.

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Trump says more must be done to protect children

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"We must do more to protect our children," Trump said, adding that his administration was working hard to respond to the shooting in Parkland that left 17 dead.

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Trump calls Graham 'a very special man'

Graham died at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, spokesman Jeremy Blume said. (Billy Graham Evangelistic Association via CNN Wire) Graham died at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, spokesman Jeremy Blume said. (Billy Graham Evangelistic Association via CNN Wire)
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"The GREAT Billy Graham is dead. There was nobody like him! He will be missed by Christians and all religions. A very special man," the President tweeted.

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Photos: The life of Billy Graham

An undated photo of Billy Graham with President Dwight Eisenhower. (Billy Graham Evangelistic Assoc. via CNN) An undated photo of Billy Graham with President Dwight Eisenhower. (Billy Graham Evangelistic Assoc. via CNN)
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The Rev. Billy Graham has died at the age of 99. Here’s a look back at how he transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism.

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Watch: Highlights of Billy Graham's preaching

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We have just a few of the highlights of his decades-long career.

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Whirlpool recalling more than 40,000 KitchenAid kettles

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Whirlpool is recalling their KitchenAid electric kettles after discovering the handle can break off from the kettle, posing a potential burn hazard.

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School shooting survivor knocks down 'crisis actor' claim

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The attention has given him a powerful platform -- but it has also made him the subject of smear campaigns and demonstrably false conspiracy theories.

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Man falls 500 feet to his death rescuing dog from cliff

Long after the fall, the man's dog continued pacing and barking on a perch as if sensing something was wrong. (KPIX via CNN) Long after the fall, the man's dog continued pacing and barking on a perch as if sensing something was wrong. (KPIX via CNN)
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Long after the fatal fall, the man’s dog continued pacing and barking on a perch, as is if to sense something was wrong.

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Disney princess saves little girl’s birthday party after no one shows up

Lindsay Robert, who was hired to portray Elsa from Disney's Frozen, helped a young Colorado girl celebrate her seventh birthday. (KDVR via CNN) Lindsay Robert, who was hired to portray Elsa from Disney's Frozen, helped a young Colorado girl celebrate her seventh birthday. (KDVR via CNN)
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A young girl in Colorado had a rough start to her birthday after the kids she invited to her party never showed up. 

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Video: Man shoves woman to ground in alleged road rage attack

Video appears to show a man shoving a woman to the ground in an alleged road rage incident. (Jennifer Needham, WFXT via CNN) Video appears to show a man shoving a woman to the ground in an alleged road rage incident. (Jennifer Needham, WFXT via CNN)
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A woman recorded an argument between the drivers in which a man appears to shove a woman and she falls back into a snow-covered median. 

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Army awards heroism medals to JROTC cadets killed in Florida shooting

Junior ROTC cadets Alaina Petty (left), Peter Wang (center) and Martin Duque (right) will receive the Medal of Heroism for their actions in a deadly Florida school shooting. (CNN) Junior ROTC cadets Alaina Petty (left), Peter Wang (center) and Martin Duque (right) will receive the Medal of Heroism for their actions in a deadly Florida school shooting. (CNN)
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The U.S. Army is honoring three junior ROTC cadets who were killed in the Florida high school shooting. 

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These cities are getting AT&T's ultra-fast 5G network

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The promise of faster mobile service is finally getting on the map later this year -- and it's headed south.

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Storm system brings flooding, freezing rain, snow to Midwest

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A storm system that's brought rain, ice and snow to the Midwest and Great Plains was blamed for fatal crashes in three states, including an accident that left four people dead in Nebraska. 

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Sofia Goggia takes downhill gold; Lindsey Vonn earns bronze

(AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta) At 33, Vonn becomes the oldest female medalist in Alpine skiing at the Winter Games. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta) At 33, Vonn becomes the oldest female medalist in Alpine skiing at the Winter Games.
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Sofia Goggia of Italy has won the women's Olympic downhill, with good friend Lindsey Vonn taking the bronze.

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How Coke is winning the cola wars

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It's been a long time since PepsiCo just sold Pepsi and Coca-Cola just sold Coke. 

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The world's thirst for oil may finally be quenched

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BP thinks 320 million electric vehicles will be on the road by 2040, compared with about 2 million in 2016. The company thinks electrics will hit a tipping point and really take off after 2035.

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Tavis Smiley sues PBS, saying sexual misconduct investigation was biased

(Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2016 file photo, Tavis Smiley appears at the 33rd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards in Los Angeles. PBS says it has suspended distribution of Smiley’s talk show after an independent investiga... (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2016 file photo, Tavis Smiley appears at the 33rd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards in Los Angeles. PBS says it has suspended distribution of Smiley’s talk show after an independent investiga...
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Tavis Smiley filed a lawsuit against PBS on Tuesday, saying that the organization used allegations of sexual misconduct against him as a pretext to end a "tense" relationship. 

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Too much alcohol could lead to early dementia, doctors say

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Excessive alcohol use could increase your risk for all types of dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, according to a new study. 

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US says North Korea canceled planned meeting with VP Pence

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Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un's government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said Tuesday.

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These are the most dangerous countries for a newborn

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Every year around the world, about 2.6 million babies die within their first month of life -- and some countries see more of those tragic deaths than others. 

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In wake of school shooting, Florida legislators reject weapons ban

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The Florida state House on Tuesday voted down a motion on a bill that would ban assault rifles and large capacity magazine as dozens of students and staff who survived last week's school shooting headed to the state Capitol to turn their grief into political action. 

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Why it now costs more to wash your hair

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Razor, diaper and shampoo makers are waging a high-stakes battle over prices.

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Poop-inspired toys are hitting store shelves near you

(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Flushin' Frenzy from Mattel is on display at Toy Fair in New York on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Reflexes and a toilet plunger combine to make a plastic poop fly. Mattel, a company best known for its clean-cut Barbie dolls... (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Flushin' Frenzy from Mattel is on display at Toy Fair in New York on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Reflexes and a toilet plunger combine to make a plastic poop fly. Mattel, a company best known for its clean-cut Barbie dolls...
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Toy makers have gone to the toilet for their latest creations.

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Supreme Court asked to review 'Making a Murderer' confession

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Brendan Dassey's legal team on Tuesday petitioned the nation's highest court to hear their appeal, saying the case raises crucial issues that extend far beyond Dassey's case alone and that long have divided state and federal courts.

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Bill Gates to guest star on 'The Big Bang Theory'

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The comedy series has booked Microsoft founder Bill Gates to guest star as himself in an upcoming episode, CBS and Warner Bros. tell CNN.

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Trump moves to ban 'bump stocks' after Parkland school shooting

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President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he has directed his attorney general to propose changes that would ban so-called bump stocks, which make it easier to fire rounds more quickly.

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Dozens sick in salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, CDC says

(AP Photo/Mary Esch) In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, kratom capsules are displayed in Albany, N.Y. An upstate New York coroner’s classification of a young police sergeant’s death as a kratom overdose has sparked controversy among advocates of the herbal... (AP Photo/Mary Esch) In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, kratom capsules are displayed in Albany, N.Y. An upstate New York coroner’s classification of a young police sergeant’s death as a kratom overdose has sparked controversy among advocates of the herbal...
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People more likely to get a severe salmonella infection include pregnant women, young children, older adults and people with weakened immune systems.

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These apps can help your kids earn and save money

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If you have kids you know you're on the hook for their spending, at least for a while

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Amazon's latest Prime perk: 5% cash back at Whole Foods

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Amazon hopes the change will entice shoppers to choose Whole Foods over its rivals.

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'I'm going to fight': Man deported after 38 years in US vows to return

(Robert K. Yosay/The Vindicator via AP) In this Jan. 2, 2018, photo, owner of Downtown Circle Convenience and Deli Amer Adi Othman, known locally as Al Adi, second from left, stands with his daughters in Youngstown, Ohio. U.S. Immigration and Customs... (Robert K. Yosay/The Vindicator via AP) In this Jan. 2, 2018, photo, owner of Downtown Circle Convenience and Deli Amer Adi Othman, known locally as Al Adi, second from left, stands with his daughters in Youngstown, Ohio. U.S. Immigration and Customs...
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He was detained for two weeks and then deported to his native Jordan.

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Florida students heading to state capital hoping for stricter gun laws

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One student said their message to politicians is simple: "If you’re not with us, you’re against us."

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Ohio student who shot himself had a distraction device in his backpack

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The student is currently at a local hospital. His condition is unknown at this point.

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Russian Olympic curler suspected of failing drugs test

In this Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky practices ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File) In this Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky practices ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
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Russian curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii is suspected of failing a doping test at the PyeongChang Olympic Games.

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IHOP offering free pancakes on Feb. 27

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The goal of the free pancakes is to give customers an opportunity to donate to a charity of their choice.

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Louisville has to give up its 2013 basketball title

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The decision stems from the upholding of sanctions against the men's program in the sex scandal case.

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Acupuncture instead of opioids: a new solution to chronic pain

David Ramsey, a Medicaid patient who suffers from chronic pain after falling off a cliff in 2011, receives acupuncture treatment in Warrensville Heights, Ohio on November 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Dake Kang) David Ramsey, a Medicaid patient who suffers from chronic pain after falling off a cliff in 2011, receives acupuncture treatment in Warrensville Heights, Ohio on November 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Dake Kang)
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Instead of a pill, some are saying the solution to pain might be acupuncture.

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Oldest polar bear in the country dies at 37

Coldilocks the polar bear plays with a container at the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Coldilocks the polar bear plays with a container at the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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She was a treasure to the Philadelphia Zoo. Officials with the zoo said the most humane option was to euthanize her.

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Trump administration has a new alternative to Obamacare

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The new regulations make it easier to get short-term insurance plans, some that last less than a year.

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A cure for peanut allergies may have been found, new study reports

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The study involved exposing children with peanut allergies to daily capsules of peanut flour. Here's what happened.

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Milo Yiannopoulos is dropping his lawsuit against his former publisher

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Milo said on Facebook he doesn't "want to spend all the money I made from my book, and the next two years of my life, on a lawsuit."

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R Kelly evicted from 2 Georgia homes over $30K unpaid rent

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Court documents show R&B singer R. Kelly has been evicted from two Atlanta-area homes over unpaid rent.

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Lucky Charms added its first new marshmallow in 10 years

Lucky Charms is adding a new marshmallow to their cereal -- the magical unicorn. General Mills released a statement saying the new marshmallow was chosen with the help of the "keepers of magic themselves -- kids."

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Union Workers want Disney to pay their $1,000 tax cut bonuses

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Unions representing about 35,000 Disney World workers say Disney is refusing to pay their members $1,000 tax cut bonuses. 

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Serena Williams: What my near-death experience taught me about giving birth

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I almost died after giving birth to my daughter, Olympia. Yet I consider myself fortunate. 

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'Black Panther' star buys hundreds of movie tickets for underprivileged kids

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South Carolina native and star of Marvel's latest Blockbuster "Black Panther" Chadwick Boseman is giving back to the community where it all began.

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Japanese millionaire wins custody of 13 surrogate children

In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, the media attend a press briefing where Thai police display projected pictures of surrogate babies born to a Japanese man who is at the center of a surrogacy scandal. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit, File) In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, the media attend a press briefing where Thai police display projected pictures of surrogate babies born to a Japanese man who is at the center of a surrogacy scandal. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit, File)
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A Thai court has given a wealthy Japanese businessman sole custody of 13 children he fathered through surrogates in Thailand. 

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911 dispatcher killed in crash, husband hears emergency call

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Her husband heard the emergency call  and later learned his wife was the victim of the crash when troopers came to his door to deliver the news.

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New test for autism offers hope of earlier diagnosis

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UK and Italian scientists are getting closer to developing blood and urine tests for autism, which could lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment of the condition, a new study suggests. 

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Husband accused of pimping wife on Craigslist

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A Dauphin County couple is facing prostitution charges after police say the man placed an ad on Craigslist offering sexual intercourse with his wife in exchange for money. 

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Police: Uber Eats driver charged with killing customer

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Police say an Atlanta food delivery driver accused of fatally shooting a customer is in custody. 

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Youth baseball team to move forward with AR-15 raffle despite outcry

In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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The weapon was offered by a player's father who is a co-founder of a local gun store. The winner must pass a background check.

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Hero, harasser or both? Shaun White's newly complex legacy

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It was expected to be a coronation: snowboarder Shaun White, shredding the halfpipe in an epic performance that won him Olympic gold at Pyeongchang four years after a devastating loss in Sochi and just four months after a nasty fall during practice sent him to a hospital. 

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Trump endorses Mitt Romney for Senate

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney pauses as he addresses campaign workers while visiting a campaign call center in Green Tree, Pa., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney pauses as he addresses campaign workers while visiting a campaign call center in Green Tree, Pa., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
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President Donald Trump said Monday he supports Mitt Romney's bid for the US Senate from Utah, endorsing a former rival and major figure within the Republican Party.

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Why heart attack symptoms are sometimes missed in women

Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found. Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found.
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Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found.

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Watch: The hottest toy trends of 2018

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The 115th North American International Toy Fair in New York City brings together toy innovators, retailers, and first-time exhibitors all looking for the next must-have toy.

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Petition seeks military funeral for Florida shooting 'hero'

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Peter Wang, 15, died wearing his gray ROTC shirt and was last seen holding a door open for other students, now, an online petition is requesting that Wang receive a full honors military funeral. 

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Watch: Teens hold 'lie-in' outside White House to demand gun reform

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A group of teens and more than a hundred supporters staged a "lie-in" outside the White House on Presidents Day to pressure lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws. 

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MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks

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Major League Baseball has imposed stricter limits on mound visits by players in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018.

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'SNL' alum Quinn recovering from heart attack with humor

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"Saturday Night Live" alum Colin Quinn is exercising his wit days after a heart attack interrupted his busy touring schedule.

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Was pirate Black Sam Bellamy found? DNA test could tell

(Merrily Cassidy/Cape Cod Times via AP). In this Aug. 14, 2017 photo, Marie Kesten Zahn, an archaeologist and education coordinator at the Whydah Pirate Museum in West Yarmouth, Mass., probes the concretion surrounding a leg bone that was salvaged from... (Merrily Cassidy/Cape Cod Times via AP). In this Aug. 14, 2017 photo, Marie Kesten Zahn, an archaeologist and education coordinator at the Whydah Pirate Museum in West Yarmouth, Mass., probes the concretion surrounding a leg bone that was salvaged from...
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Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel "Black Sam" Bellamy. 

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Money isn’t everything in a new job, here’s why

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According to recruitment firm Selby Jennings, 75 percent of the more than 1,500 experienced professionals surveyed expect their next job to be at a different company. 

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Father and son survive separate mass shootings only months apart

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A Father and son now share an unimaginable common experience, both have survived mass shootings.

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How to stay fit for those who hate the gym

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The benefits of physical activity are well known, but you don't have to be in the gym every day to reap the rewards of exercise. Here are some ways you can take advantage.

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School shooter's past includes buying guns, cutting, slurs and mental illness

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A 2016 Florida Department of Children and Families says that following a breakup with a girlfriend, Cruz began cutting his arms. He also announced plans to buy a gun, put racial slurs and hate symbols on his backpack and suffered from depression.

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Political scientists rank Trump last, Lincoln first in presidential greatness survey

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Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Ronald Reagan enjoyed upward bumps in their greatness rankings, while President Donald Trump was ranked historically low, according to a presidential "greatness" survey released Monday. 

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Shay Mitchell shares her secrets to success, health and happiness

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Eight years ago, Shay Mitchell was a waitress working bottle service in a club. Today, she has millions of fans and her own production company. Oh, and she’s also in great shape.

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Bride gets stuck in an elevator, nearly misses reception

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Melissa Rodger's dream wedding went all according to plan until it came time for the reception. She became stuck in the downtown Providence Biltmore elevator. 

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Scientists have successfully created sheep-human hybrids

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Scientists announced they have successfully created a sheep-human hybrid -- sheep embryos with about 0.01% human DNA. It's part of an effort to grow human organs to be used in transplant operations.

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Watch: Stunning Olympic images from Pyeongchang

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Most days during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have been very cold but sunny. The long shadows create stunning photos of the Olympic athletes. 

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5 Things 'Mister Rogers' can still teach us

Fred Rogers tapes a public service announcement in front of the neighborhood trolley at Idlewild Park in Ligonier, Pa., Aug. 8, 2000.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) Fred Rogers tapes a public service announcement in front of the neighborhood trolley at Idlewild Park in Ligonier, Pa., Aug. 8, 2000. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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To a generation of children, Fred Rogers was a lot more than a soothing voice and a cardigan. 

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Jet Blue to offer free flights to families of Florida shooting victims

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JetBlue Airways is offering free transportation for family members visiting victims of the shooting that took place at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday.

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FDA evaluation confirms certain dog foods are contaminated with euthanasia drug

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The J.M. Smucker Co. is withdrawing some shipments of dog food amid reports that it could be tainted with traces of a drug used to euthanize animals. 

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Scam Alert: IRS says to watch out for fake tax refunds

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The IRS is urging taxpayers to be wary of a scam involving a fake tax return being deposited into their bank accounts. The scam is growing quickly and has already affected thousands.

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Florida school shooting survivor was shot 4 times protecting his classmates

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15-year-old Anthony Borges is recovering in the hospital after heroically protecting his classmates from gunfire.

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Trump backs efforts to bolster FBI gun checks

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President Donald Trump offered support Monday for an effort to strengthen the federal gun background check system as he hunkered down at his private Florida golf course just 40 miles from last week's deadly school shooting.

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KFC is running out of chicken across the U.K.

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KFC is running out of ... chicken? The fast food chain has been forced to temporarily close hundreds of restaurants in the United Kingdom after a logistics snafu stopped chicken deliveries.

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14-year-old girl charged in father's death

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A 14-year-old girl is accused of criminal homicide in the death of her own father. Omaha Police confirm they've arrested the teenager.

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Lindsey Vonn: 'I'm not going to back down' to online abuse

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Trolled on social media, Lindsey Vonn has a message for the people targeting her online -- they haven't "won."

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Six-year-old, three others shot outside Texas Roadhouse restaurant

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Four people, including a six-year-old boy, were injured in a shooting outside a Texas Roadhouse restaurant in San Antonio, Texas, Sunday night. The six-year-old is in stable condition, according to police.

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Watch: Towering ash column unleashed by Indonesian volcano

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Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes on Monday.

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Macy's decision to sell hijabs sparks debate among Muslim women

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American department store Macy's sparked a fierce debate on Thursday, when it launched a line of "modest clothing" that featured hijabs. 

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As Olympic players take precautions, Wisniewski's dad has norovirus

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Patrik Lamper (63), of Slovakia, checks James Wisniewski (21), of the United States, during the first period of the preliminary round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, ... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Patrik Lamper (63), of Slovakia, checks James Wisniewski (21), of the United States, during the first period of the preliminary round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, ...
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U.S. men's hockey player James Wisniewski says his father has contracted norovirus while attending the Pyeongchang Olympics. Wisniewski says his dad, Jim, who is 62, is now in quarantine.

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Two young sisters collect birthday supplies for homeless children

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The girls collected birthday supplies for homeless children they never even knew.

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Olympic figure skater pulls out of NBC gig

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Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon has pulled out of a job as a correspondent for NBC at the Winter Games in South Korea.

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Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat

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The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment. 

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Police searching for missing CDC employee

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Nearly a week has passed since Timothy Cunningham was last seen leaving his job at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

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Why Bill Gates says he should pay 'significantly higher' taxes

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Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates says he should pay more in taxes and that the government should require other superwealthy people like him to contribute "significantly higher" amounts. 

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Kidney stone cases may be on the rise

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Kidney stones may be increasing among both men and women in the US, a new study says. 

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Austin Dillon drives 3 back to victory in Daytona 500

Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona 500 Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona 500 Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
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Austin Dillon put the No. 3 back in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway. Dillon won in the car number made famous by Dale Earnhardt and won 17 years to the day that the Hall of the Fame driver was killed in a last-lap accident at NASCAR"s famed track.

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Man accused of trying to kill roommate over electric bill

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Investigators in Tigard say a 72-year-old man tried to kill his 74-year-old roommate – all over the electric bill. 

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South Korea creates assassination squad to mitigate nuclear threat

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Faced with a hostile, nuclear-armed neighbor, South Korea’s military has announced the creation of a "decapitation unit."

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Survivors of deadly school shooting lash out at leaders, lawmakers

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Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida focused their anger Sunday at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive. 

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'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

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Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ceremony. 

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23 Passengers removed from cruise ship in Australia after brawls

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A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers.

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Commercial plane crashes in southern Iran, killing 66 people

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An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, killing all 66 people on board, state media reported.

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Flu now blamed for 84 child deaths this season, CDC says

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The deaths of 22 more children from flu-related causes were reported Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its weekly surveillance report.

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'Black Panther' blows away box office with $192M weekend

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The Walt Disney Co. estimated Saturday the Marvel Comics superhero movie earned $75.8 million domestically for its opening Friday, the eighth biggest day in industry history.

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Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

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Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office. 

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Emma Watson donates more than $1.4M to equality campaign

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According to its Go Fund Me Page, the fund's mission is “to create the far-reaching personal, social, legal and policy changes that will ensure everyone can feel safe at work, at play and at home.” 

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Parkland students say, 'We are going to be the last mass shooting'

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"Here's a time to talk about gun control: March 24. My message for the people in office is: You're either with us or against us. We are losing our lives while the adults are playing around."

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The Latest: Trump to meet with high school students

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President Donald Trump will hold a listening session with high school students this week following the deadly school shooting in Florida.

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17-year-old arrested after threatening to blow up Alamance County school

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It's a warning that students might not want to take for granted. Alamance County Sheriff Terry Johnson has already made an example out of a 17-year-old student.

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National school walkout planned in response to Florida high school shooting

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Organizers behind the Women's March, an anti-Trump and female empowerment protest, called for a 17-minute, nationwide walkout by teachers and students on March 14.

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Washington snipped here? College says it found the first president's hair

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Tucked in the pages of a grimy, leather-bound almanac in the archives at New York's Union College was a tiny envelope with the hand-scrawled words "Washington's hair."

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Trump: 'They are laughing their asses off in Moscow' over how US handled Russia investigations

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President Donald Trump says Russians are "laughing their asses off in Moscow" for the way Washington has handled the Russia investigations.

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'Annihilation' director Alex Garland responds to whitewashing criticism

The director of "Annihilation" is refuting claims his new movie "whitewashed" characters and said there was "nothing cynical and conspiratorial" in the casting of the sci-fi drama. (Photo: Paramount Pictures via CNN Wire) The director of "Annihilation" is refuting claims his new movie "whitewashed" characters and said there was "nothing cynical and conspiratorial" in the casting of the sci-fi drama. (Photo: Paramount Pictures via CNN Wire)
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The director of "Annihilation" is refuting claims his new movie "whitewashed" characters and said there was "nothing cynical and conspiratorial" in the casting of the sci-fi drama.

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Stars of the Olympics are changing the sponsorship game

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) The official emblem of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games is seen in downtown Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) The official emblem of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games is seen in downtown Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018.
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A gold medal used to be the golden ticket for lucrative endorsements, but in the age of social media, athletes are making a name for themselves well ahead of time.

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Biden, in public and private, tiptoes toward a 2020 run

In this Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, Vice President Joe Biden smiles in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) In this Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, Vice President Joe Biden smiles in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides.

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13 killed in Mexico after helicopter crashes as officials tour quake area

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck southeastern Mexico on Friday night, with the epicenter in the state of Oaxaca, the US Geological Survey reported. A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck southeastern Mexico on Friday night, with the epicenter in the state of Oaxaca, the US Geological Survey reported.
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A military helicopter carrying officials surveying earthquake damage crashed Friday night in the southeastern Mexican state of Oaxaca, killing 13 people, Mexican officials said.

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Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo welcome second child

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Adam Levine and his wife, model Behati Prinsloo, are now the proud parents of a second baby girl.

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Wales shaken by 4.4 magnitude earthquake

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The agency said on Twitter that the earthquake's epicenter was about 20 kilometers (12 miles) north-northeast of Swansea, Wales. 

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San Francisco firefighters rescue 2 dogs from cliff

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It's usually cats in trees that need a firefighter's help but not Friday, when two dogs were rescued by San Francisco firefighters after sliding halfway down a cliff.

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Bodies of twin babies found abandoned in a suitcase

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The bodies of two newborn baby twins were found abandoned in a suitcase in a roadside ditch Friday afternoon.

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Old pickup trucks are hot collectibles

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Old pickup trucks aren't just old trucks anymore. They are, officially, collectible. Classic pickups are becoming a favorite item at collector auctions.

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German police rescue men tangled up with mannequin, toy car

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Officers were called after cries were heard from an apartment in the city of Mainz in the early hours of Saturday. Police found the 58-year-old tenant and a 61-year-old visitor "hopelessly locked together."

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Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

Female panda Jin Bao Bao, named Lumi in Finnish, plays in the snow on the opening day of the Snowpanda Resort in Ahtari Zoo, in Ahtari, Finland. Female panda Jin Bao Bao, named Lumi in Finnish, plays in the snow on the opening day of the Snowpanda Resort in Ahtari Zoo, in Ahtari, Finland.
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Two giant pandas on loan from China have been unveiled at a zoo in central Finland and they have frolicked, galloped, climbed trees and played in the snow after a month-long quarantine.

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Gun owner turns in rifle to police department: ‘I will lead by example’

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A Facebook post of a man turning in his rifle is going viral.

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Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show to end after 2 seasons

In this Aug. 3, 2016 file photo, Harry Connick Jr. participates in the "Harry" panel during the NBC Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) In this Aug. 3, 2016 file photo, Harry Connick Jr. participates in the "Harry" panel during the NBC Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
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Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show is coming to an end later this year.

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San Francisco firefighters rescue two dogs from cliff

In this photo provided by the San Francisco Fire Department, firefighter and paramedic Art Julaton poses with a pair of dog's that he helped rescue from a cliff, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in San Francisco. (San Francisco Fire Department via AP) In this photo provided by the San Francisco Fire Department, firefighter and paramedic Art Julaton poses with a pair of dog's that he helped rescue from a cliff, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in San Francisco. (San Francisco Fire Department via AP)
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San Francisco Fire Department spokesman Lt. Jonathan Baxter says the dogs got stuck on a cliff at Fort Funston. A 14-member crew helped in their rescue.

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Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

People walk down the center of a street in the Roma neighborhood after an earthquake shook Mexico City, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) People walk down the center of a street in the Roma neighborhood after an earthquake shook Mexico City, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck southeastern Mexico on Friday night, with the epicenter in the state of Oaxaca, the US Geological Survey reported.

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Campbell Soup is still struggling to sell soup

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Campbell Soup's sales fell seven percent last quarter in the United States compared with last year.

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Bikes recalled due to crash hazard

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Specialized Bicycle Components, also known as “Specialized,” is recalling their bicycles after discovering the fork on the bike can break and cause the rider to lose control, posing a crash hazard.

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Magazine obtains ex-playmate's notes on alleged Trump affair

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Karen McDougal confirmed in the story published online Friday that she wrote the account but said she was constrained in what else she could say publicly because of a confidentiality agreement.

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Her son survived Florida school shooting a year after she survived mass shooting at airport

Family members embrace following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Family members embrace following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
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A year earlier, she'd survived the mass shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport that left five people dead and several wounded.

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Lockdown ended, all clear given at Highline College in Washington state

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Highline College in Des Moines, Washington was on lockdown after reports of gunshots, but no shooter or victims were discovered and the all clear was given.

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13 Russians charged with meddling to help Trump in election

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The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

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FBI says it didn't act on tip about Parkland shooter

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The FBI failed to act on a tip about Nikolas Cruz, the confessed shooter in the Parkland, Florida, school massacre, the bureau said in a statement on Friday.

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Kentucky governor blames video games for school shooting

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin speaks to a joint session of the General Assembly at the Capitol, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin speaks to a joint session of the General Assembly at the Capitol, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky.
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Governor Bevin said, "There are games that literally replicate and give people the ability to score points for doing the very same thing that these students are doing inside of schools, ..."

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Jimmy Kimmel to Trump after school shooting: 'You've literally done nothing'

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An emotional Jimmy Kimmel opened his show Thursday night by speaking to both his audience and President Trump following Wednesday's school shooting that took place in Florida.

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White nationalist militia claims Florida school shooter was a member, but police aren't so sure

This photo provided by the Broward County Jail shows Nikolas Cruz. Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. (Broward County Jail via AP) This photo provided by the Broward County Jail shows Nikolas Cruz. Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. (Broward County Jail via AP)
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The leader of a white nationalist militia says Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz was a member of his group and participated in paramilitary drills in Tallahassee.

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Bannon stonewalls House panel after WH advised him to invoke executive privilege

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, arrives for questioning by the House Intelligence Committee as part of its ongoing investigation into meddling in the U.S. elections by Russia, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 15 Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, arrives for questioning by the House Intelligence Committee as part of its ongoing investigation into meddling in the U.S. elections by Russia, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 15
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Steve Bannon told the House Intelligence Committee that he had been instructed by the White House to invoke executive privilege on behalf of President Donald Trump, declining to answer a wide array of key questions.

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Favorite Mikaela Shiffrin misses out on slalom medal at Olympics

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Less than 24 hours after her triumph in the giant slalom came a reminder that Olympic titles do not come easily, not even for phenomenal talents like Mikaela Shiffrin.

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Billionaire diamond dealer suspected of huge bank fraud

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A billionaire diamond dealer has been linked with a $1.8 billion fraud reported by one of India's biggest banks.

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Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case

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Months before authorities say Nikolas Cruz walked into his former high school and slaughtered 17 people, the troubled teen began showing what may have been warning signs he was bent on violence.

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