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In 2006 the surgeon general was just about to warn the nation of an impending health threat—but that warning didn't materialize. Politico reports... [Read More]
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Bob Long is 70—and just won a punishing 10-day horse race across the Mongolian steppes. That makes him the oldest rider to even finish... [Read More]
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One of Fidel Castro's crocodiles bit a man who, police said, "had his arm on the wrong side of the security glass" at a Stockholm... [Read More]
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Stocks closed higher on Wall Street as investors applauded encouraging quarterly results from major retailers, the AP reports. Target soared 20% Wednesday after... [Read More]
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The American athletes who protested as the national anthem was played when they received gold medals at the Pan Am Games have been... [Read More]
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A pilot and self-professed thrill seeker said Wednesday he was forced to bring his new plane down into the ocean off Northern California as it... [Read More]
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A sprawling LA property once offered for $1 billion sold Tuesday for just $100,000—and that's not the worst of it, the Guardian ... [Read More]
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Parts of the Titanic that have remained intact for 100 years are decaying quickly, the latest dive has found. The starboard side of the officers'... [Read More]
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The owner of a game lodge in South Africa was killed by his lions when he entered their enclosure to repair a fence. Leon van... [Read More]
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The Republican Party has changed since her husband's death a year ago, Cindy McCain says. Bipartisanship is missing. "I don't see anybody carrying that mantle... [Read More]
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The deficit will swell by $809 billion more than anticipated over the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office announced in new projections Wednesday, per the... [Read More]
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A former Veterans Affairs doctor is accused of making more than 3,000 errors, including "incorrect and misleading diagnoses" resulting in three patients' deaths. He faces... [Read More]
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It's a pretty gory case out of Florida, but the Highlands County Sheriff's Department was punchy in explaining what happened: "This one is a little... [Read More]
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Two US officials confirmed to Reuters what a Houthi military rep has claimed: that a US drone was shot down over Yemen on... [Read More]
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We're a week away from having a US Space Command—not to be confused with a US Space Force . "Next week we will formally... [Read More]
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The Flores agreement was put into place during the Clinton administration; the Trump administration is now formally trying to replace it. The federal consent decree... [Read More]
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The latest chapter in Sean Spicer's varied personal-gig economy requires literal dancing rather than the metaphorical dancing of his most notable post... [Read More]
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There's a problem with Florida's big cats. The New York Times reports on a bunch of strange sightings of panthers and... [Read More]
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The fatal mauling of a 9-year-old girl in Detroit came just a week after her father argued with the dogs' owner about the need to... [Read More]
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Officials in a New Hampshire town are trying to figure out how a recently opened time capsule from 50 years ago has nothing in it.... [Read More]
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