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 2018-07-20 11:20 

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Tornadoes hit Iowa, injuring 17 and damaging buildings...

A flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing the evacuation of a hospital....

 2018-07-20 10:38 

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Afghan Taliban claims indirect talks are underway with U.S....

Senior members of the Afghan Taliban claim they are involved in indirect negotiations with the United States through former members....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

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Israel 'nation-state' law prompts criticism around the world...

Israel's "nation-state4; law was celebrated as a "defining moment" has prompted forceful protests inside the country and throughout the world....

 2018-07-20 02:16 

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Unknown number of people killed when boat crashes on Missouri lake...

The land/water tourist boat, carrying about 30 people, crashed Thursday night on Table Rock Lake near Branson, authorities said....

 2018-07-19 22:28 

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Fortnite, which is free to play, has pulled in more than $1 billion, report says...

The wildly popular online game Fortnite, which is free to play, has surpassed $1 billion in revenue, according to a new report from the research firm SuperData....

 2018-07-19 21:43 

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Sinclair 'did not fully disclose facts' on Tribune merger, FCC claims...

The FCC issued an order that referred Sinclair's bid to acquire Tribune to an administrative law judge, which is a serious and potentially fatal blow to the deal....

 2018-07-19 20:46 

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After years of 'crisis actor' smears, Sandy Hook conspiracy targets ask Facebook for 'seat at the table'...

As Facebook confronts disinformation on its platform, members of the Sandy Hook community are asking for a seat at the table after years of being ignored....

 2018-07-19 19:51 

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Gene tests can provide health clues — and needless worry...

Scientists have made huge leaps in rapidly decoding people's DNA, but they sometimes don't know what their findings mean....

 2018-07-19 19:21 

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Tainted synthetic cannabis threatens blood supply, FDA warns...

The FDA said it has received several reports of blood donors who have used products such as K2 and...

 2018-07-19 18:06 

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Terminally-ill American robbed on Italian vacation, pens 'open letter' forgiving thief...

After being mugged while on vacation with his wife, Michael Veley of Washington state decided to write a letter to the thief....

 2018-07-19 17:19 

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'Good' HDL cholesterol may not protect all women...

Menopausal women may not be protected by a high level of HDL cholesterol, a study finds....

 2018-07-19 17:15 

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Sunken Russian warship off Korean island may carry $130B worth of gold...

The Shinil Group's claim to have found a sunken Russian warship has triggered investor frenzy amid speculation there may be gold on board....

 2018-07-19 17:04 

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Denis Ten, Olympic figure skating medalist, stabbed to death...

Prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they were treating the case as a murder....

 2018-07-19 16:53 

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NYPD officers in Eric Garner case face disciplinary action...

Eric Garner was placed in a fatal chokehold on Staten Island on July 17, 2014, during an arrest for allegedly selling untaxed, loose cigarettes....

 2018-07-19 16:21 

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Nielsen: 'Foolish' to think Russia isn't still meddling in U.S. elections...

President Donald Trump said he doesn't believe Russia is still targeting U.S. election systems, but his DHS Secretary said otherwise in Aspen Thursday....

 2018-07-19 15:48 

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'Boy or girl?' Parents raising 'theybies' let kids decide...

A small group of parents across the U.S. are raising "theybies" — children being brought up without gender designation from birth....

 2018-07-19 13:45 

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Letterkenny Army Depot explosion leaves workers injured...

Letterkenny Army Depot officials say the blast occurred around 7:15 a.m. Thursday and that the...

 2018-07-19 13:15 

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Disney wins: Comcast drops out of Fox bidding but will pursue U.K. broadcaster...

Comcast is bowing out of the high-stakes bidding for a large portion of 21st Century Fox but said it will keep fighting for Sky...

 2018-07-19 12:12 

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9 things a registered dietitian wants you to know about weight loss...

Registered dietitian and diet book author, Samantha Cassetty, shares what she has learned from helping people through weight-loss stumbles and successes....

 2018-07-19 11:44 

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Putin says Trump summit was 'successful,' U.S. and Russia on 'path to positive change'...

Russian President Vladimir Puytin expressing concern about unnamed...

 2018-07-19 08:40 

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Inside Europe's people-smuggling networks: A journey from Afghanistan to Germany...

More than 90 percent of immigrants who enter the 28-country European Union illegally use people smugglers at one stage of their journey, authorities say....

 2018-07-19 08:17 

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Larry Nassar sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs...

More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by Larry Nassar joined hands on stage to be honored with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the ESPYs....

 2018-07-19 05:05 

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Israel adopts divisive law that declares only Jews have the right of self-determination...

The bill also strips Arabic of its designation as an official language alongside Hebrew, downgrading it to a...

 2018-07-19 02:06 

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FBI Director Wray hints that he considered resigning, restates belief in Russian election meddling...

Asked by NBC News' Lester Holt at the Aspen Security Forum if he ever thought about quitting his job, FBI chief Chris Wray said,...

 2018-07-18 23:59 

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How to adjust your sleep routine during the summer months...

Your diet, the temperature and a busy social calendar may be to blame for that afternoon slump....

 2018-07-18 23:59 

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Baltimore becomes first major city to remove sugary drinks from kids' menus...

Baltimore is the first major city to implement an ordinance that prohibits restaurants from including sugary drinks on kids' menus....

 2018-07-18 23:40 

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Trump's EPA rolls back Obama-era coal ash regulations...

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era rules on how spent coal can be stored. Environmental groups warn the move could affect drinking water....

 2018-07-18 22:30 

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Deaths from liver disease are surging, and drinking is to blame...

Deaths from liver disease, including cirrhosis and cancer, are surging. Doctors say young adults, especially millennials, are drinking themselves to death....

 2018-07-18 21:40 

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Initiative to split California into three parts removed from ballot by state's Supreme Court...

The California Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered that a proposition aimed at splitting the nation's most populous state into three be removed from the November ballot....

 2018-07-18 21:35 

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Can jerky affect mental illness? Study suggests it can...

Cured meats such as beef jerky or meat sticks may worsen the symptoms of mania in people who already have psychiatric illness, a new study finds....

 2018-07-18 21:07 

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New York City to pay $20.8 million in nurses' gender-discrimination suit...

The City of New York on Wednesday agreed to pay $20.8 million to registered nurses and midwives, ending a decade-long gender discrimination lawsuit....

 2018-07-18 19:16 

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Rep. Jim Jordan meets with investigators in Ohio State sex abuse probe...

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, was interviewed as part of an investigation into alleged sexual abuse by Dr. Richard Strauss at Ohio State University decades ago....

 2018-07-18 17:29 

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Firefighters struggle to contain fire near Yosemite National Park...

As hot temperatures and high winds inhibit containment of nearly 20,000 acre fire, Yosemite National Park remains open to the public....

 2018-07-18 15:59 

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Ohio executes killer who strangled man he met in bar in 1985...

Ohio is set to put a condemned killer to death on Wednesday for a more than three-decade-old fatal stabbing in what would be the state's first execution in several months. Robert Van Hook was sentenced to die for fatally strangling and stabbing David ...

 2018-07-18 11:43 

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Thai cave boys leave hospital, smile after rescue drama...

The boys and their 25-year-old coach were safely brought out of the Tham Luang mountain cave complex near the border with Myanmar last week....

 2018-07-18 11:15 

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Trump calls out 'very aggressive' Montenegro in latest NATO jibe...

In the 12 years since Montenegro regained its independence, the European country has joined NATO, boosted its defense spending and sent troops to Afghanistan....

 2018-07-18 11:06 

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European Union hits Google with record $5 billion fine in Android antitrust case...

European Union antitrust regulators on Wednesday levied a $5 billion fine on Google for using its dominant Android mobile operating system to block rivals....

 2018-07-18 10:36 

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Elon Musk apologizes, blames 'anger' for calling Thai cave diver a 'pedo'...

Elon Musk said his...

 2018-07-18 08:30 

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'This is just the beginning': Using DNA and genealogy to crack years-old cold cases...

A new kind of DNA testing, embraced by an improbable collection of genealogy researchers, helped Indiana police arrest John Miller for the 1988 murder of April Tinsley....

 2018-07-17 23:08 

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Tale of the teeth: The ancient diet was heavy on starches...

Dental plaque taken from the teeth of people who died hundreds of years ago shows that they ate a diet heavy on carbs: oats, peas and cabbage....

 2018-07-17 23:08 

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Teeth don't lie: The ancient diet was heavy on carbs...

Dental plaque taken from the teeth of people who died hundreds of years ago shows that they ate a diet heavy on carbs: oats, peas and cabbage....

 2018-07-17 22:55 

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Alleged ride-share rapist wanted for deportation in San Francisco...

A suspected serial rapist charged with posing as a Northern California ride-hailing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally, federal immigration authorities said Tuesday....

 2018-07-17 21:53 

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Inside the last Blockbuster video store in America...
 2018-07-17 20:48 

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How one woman used intermittent fasting to lose 65 pounds in six months...

In January, Janielle Wright went to bed afraid that she wouldn't wake up. Today, she is more than half way to meeting her 100-pound weight loss goal....

 2018-07-17 20:43 

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Texas to execute convicted killer despite plea for mercy by victim's family...

Texas plans to execute a man on Tuesday evening for murdering a store owner during a robbery in 2004, despite calls from some relatives of the victim that the life of the inmate be spared as they have forgiven him....

 2018-07-17 19:29 

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U.S. launches study to understand blacks and prostate cancer...

African-American men are more likely to die of prostate cancer than white men. The National Institutes of Health will study why such disparities exist....

 2018-07-17 17:41 

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ADHD may have modest link with teen tech use...

ADHD may have a modest link with heavy use of digital tech for texting, streaming video and social media, a study of teens in Los Angeles found....

 2018-07-17 15:24 

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13 healthier Mexican recipes to try tonight...

Don't skip out on the fiesta. Whip up these delicious and healthy takes on your favorite tacos, Mexican casseroles, margaritas and more!...

 2018-07-17 15:17 

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Former wrestlers sue Ohio State University, saying school ignored abuse by Dr. Strauss...

Former wrestlers for Ohio State University have filed a federal class-action lawsuit, claiming administrators knew of abuse by Dr. Richard Strauss and did nothing to stop it....

 2018-07-17 13:50 

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Legal same-sex marriage helps gay men's health, research shows...

Access to marriage improved gay men's health by increasing the probability they would have health insurance, a primary-care physician and regular checkups....

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