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  • 3 hours ago

    Sessions, Comey Both Met With Mueller Team in Russia Probe

    Sessions, Comey Both Met With Mueller Team in Russia Probe

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday, as prosecutors moved closer to a possible...

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  • 3 hours ago

    2 Dead, 17 Hurt in Ky. High School Shooting; Suspect Held

    2 Dead, 17 Hurt in Ky. High School Shooting; Suspect Held

    A 15-year-old student killed two classmates and hit a dozen others with gunfire Tuesday, methodically firing a handgun inside a crowded atrium at his rural Kentucky high school. "He was determined. He knew what...

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  • 4 hours ago

    Schumer Takes Back Wall Offer in New Immigration Push

    Schumer Takes Back Wall Offer in New Immigration Push

    Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer on Tuesday pulled back an offer of $25 billion for President Donald Trump's long-promised southern border wall, as lawmakers scrambled to figure out how to push a deal to...

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  • Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018

    Aly Raisman Blasts USOC for Mishandling Sexual Abuse Scandal

    Aly Raisman Blasts USOC for Mishandling Sexual Abuse Scandal

    Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman blasted the U.S. Olympic Committee for “shamelessly taking credit” for the resignations of three USA Gymnastics board members who stepped down Monday after calls from angry...

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  • 4 hours ago

    Ursula K. Le Guin, Acclaimed Science Fiction Author, Dies

    Ursula K. Le Guin, Acclaimed Science Fiction Author, Dies

    Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning and best-selling science fiction writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, died Monday at her home in Portland, Ore. She was 88.

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  • 3 hours ago

    MPR: Allegations Against Keillor Far Beyond Single Touch

    MPR: Allegations Against Keillor Far Beyond Single Touch

    Minnesota Public Radio provided additional details of allegations of sexual harassment against humorist Garrison Keillor on Tuesday, saying his alleged conduct went well beyond his account in November of...

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  • 6 hours ago

    Senate Approves Powell to Follow Yellen as Fed Chair

    Senate Approves Powell to Follow Yellen as Fed Chair

    Jerome Powell will take the helm as the 16th chairman of the Federal Reserve, after the Senate confirmed him for the position Tuesday, CNBC reported. Powell was nominated by President Donald Trump in November....

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    20 minutes ago

    Big Apple Circus Clown Resigns Over Sexual Misconduct With Teen

    A famed circus performer known as Grandma the clown has resigned from the Big Apple Circus following accusations that he pressured a 16-year-old aerialist to pose for pornographic photos. The circus's chairman...

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  • 59 minutes ago

    Pre-Teens Arrested for Cyberbullying Before Girl's Suicide

    Pre-Teens Arrested for Cyberbullying Before Girl's Suicide

    Two 12-year-olds in Florida were arrested for cyberbullying in connection with the death of a middle-school student who police say hanged herself two weeks ago. The circumstances around the death of 12-year-old...

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    36 minutes ago

    Alaska Quake Shows Complexity of Tsunami Warnings

    Alaska Quake Shows Complexity of Tsunami Warnings

    The powerful earthquake that struck beneath the Gulf of Alaska early Tuesday generated a tsunami, but before gauges could show that it was very small, warnings went out to a vast swath of the state and...

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