Winter storm wallops eastern U.S.
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Winter came early this year when a storm slammed the eastern United States. The storm is already being blamed for several deaths and created dangerous...
Ranked-choice voting used in Maine as Democrats clinch another U.S. House seat
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Democrats picked up another seat in the House Thursday, after Jared Golden defeated incumbent Republican Congressman Bruce Poliquin. Marina Villeneuve...
Smoke-filled air poses health risk in San Francisco
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It has been more than a week of unhealthy, even hazardous, air quality in Northern California. The smoke has obscured the San Francisco skyline – al...
Kroger shooting suspect faces federal hate crime charges
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A federal grand jury in Kentucky has charged a white man with three hate crimes in the shooting deaths of two African Americans last month at a grocer...
Trump attacks Mueller, calls inner workings of probe "total mess"
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President Trump renewed his attacks against special counsel Robert Mueller Thursday amid reports the president is working with lawyers to draft answer...
"Toxic" named word of the year by Oxford English Dictionary
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A video posted to the Oxford Dictionary's Twitter account explains "this year more than ever, people have been using 'toxic' to describe a vast array ...
Part of migrant caravan reaches U.S.-Mexico border
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Thousands of migrants are making their way to the United States through Mexico, and some of them have already reached the southern border in Tijuana.
FDA moves to ban menthol cigarettes, restrict e-cigarettes
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The FDA has proposed new rules that would ban menthol cigarettes and place additional restrictions on the sale of e-cigarettes. Dr. Jon LaPook joined ...
FDA proposes banning menthol cigarettes
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The Food and Drug Administration proposed new rules Thursday that would ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars, and add restrictions on flavored ....
At least one county misses Florida recount deadline
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Florida's third-largest county, Palm Beach, missed Thursday's deadline to complete a machine recount for the state's races for governor, senator, and ...
U.S. sanctions 17 Saudis over Khashoggi's murder
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The U.S. is sanctioning 17 Saudis for their alleged role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. McClatchy News White House correspondent Anita K...
New Jersey couple and homeless man arrested in GoFundMe scam
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8 hours ago ∗ Views: 8,686
It started as a feel-good story about a New Jersey couple who raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for a homeless man. But in a shocking twist, all...
SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket carrying communications satellite
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8 hours ago ∗ Views: 3,932
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from the Florida coast Thursday, boosting a Qatari communications satellite toward orbit.
How would Trump deal with a possible recession?
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The U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders, but most economists predict a slowdown starting next year. Washington Post reporter Heather Long joins CB...
Preview - North Korea: The art of surviving sanctions
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10 hours ago ∗ Views: 1,464
Sanctions are meant to hobble North Korea's ambitions and slow down the trickle of funding that props up its nuclear program. But the world's most clo...