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10 dead in plane crash in Texas

All 10 on the small aircraft were killed, officials said.

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Trump meets Kim Jong Un, steps into North Korea

"Stepping across that line was a great honor," Trump said, later adding that it was "something incredible."

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Canadian artist fired after viral Trump cartoon

"This is a false narrative which has emerged carelessly and recklessly on social media," Brunswick News Inc. said on the termination of Michael de Adder.

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NYC's Pride March is now a corporate party. Here's how we're taking it back.

This year, we're taking to the streets with a march following the original route. There won't be any corporate floats, or squadrons of uniformed police.

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73-year-old hiker missing for a week in California forest is rescued

Eugene Jo became separated from a group hike in the mountains on June 22.

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Too hot to cook? These Trader Joe's products make it easier

Can't bear to turn the stove on? A TJ's expert shares her best buys for easy summer dinner ideas.

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Oregon Republican senators end walkout over climate-change bill

"Our mission in walking out was to kill cap and trade," Oregon's state senate minority leader said. "And that's what we did."

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After 50 years, Asian American studies programs can still be hard to find

“For a program like this to take off, you need the students — because nothing happens without the students pushing for it."

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Busing becomes focal point of Democratic primary after Biden-Harris debate exchange

"Busing is certainly an option that is necessary in certain cases, but it is not the optimal," Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday on ABC's "This Week."

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Scientists are searching for a mirror universe. It could be sitting right in front of you.

If the "mirrorverse" exists, upcoming experiments involving subatomic particles could reveal it.

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White gay privilege exists all year long, but it hurts the most during Pride

Although we share the same oppressors, white queer folks must come to terms with the fact that they play a role in the harm experienced by their Black and Brown siblings.

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What exactly is a processed meat? And how much is safe to eat?

Seven questions about processed meat — explained.

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Brooklyn Nets to sign injured superstar Kevin Durant

Widespread but unconfirmed reports said the Nets would also sign Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan, potentially giving Brooklyn a lineup of superstars.

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He fled a traffic stop — with a deputy dangling from his SUV

Deputy Aaron Blais had pulled over the driver on suspicion of having illegally tinted windows.

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10 dead in plane crash in Texas

All 10 on the small aircraft were killed, officials said.

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Facebook to remove false posts about census

Sheryl Sandberg, the company's No. 2 executive, says an accurate count is so crucial that the social network will treat the Census like an election.

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U.S. alcohol agency should investigate Dominican Republic deaths, top Democrat says

Relatives have raised the possibility that the deaths may have been caused by adulterated alcohol, leading Sen. Chuck Schumer to call for an ATF probe.

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Florida woman dies of flesh-eating bacteria, family says

Even with treatment, up to one in three people with necrotizing fasciitis die from the infection, according to the CDC.

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Thousands took to the streets of New York City to celebrate the LGBTQ community and the historical uprising at the Stonewall Inn that sparked a movement.

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How two Americans fared with the German health care system

Germany has the oldest health care system in the world. And it's working.

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Jailed British-Iranian aid worker ends hunger strike, husband says

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe ended a hunger strike in Tehran, with her husband saying it served the purpose of raising awareness of her plight.

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A sacred Hawaiian tree is under threat; tourists asked to help save it

The native ʻōhiʻa is sacred to Hawaiians as a cultural touchstone and ecological underpinning for the state’s lush forests and abundant wildlife.

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Six people shot at house party on Long Island

All of the victims were taken to hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, New York police said.

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Trump plans an elaborate July 4th party in D.C. Critics say spare us another campaign rally.

Democrats charge the president is politicizing the celebration of a nonpartisan holiday meant to honor the nation.

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'Never forget': 9/11 first responder who appeared before Congress with Jon Stewart dies

"You all said you would never forget. Well, I'm here to make sure that you don't," Alvarez told Congress this month shortly before he went into hospice.

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Yes, Robert Mueller's congressional testimony matters. Here's why.

Democrats out for blood need to understand that Mueller isn’t going to argue for impeachment, or anything close to that. But he doesn't have to.

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Body partially eaten by alligator found floating in Florida canal

Investigators are looking into the death of Michael Ford II, whose body was discovered in Polk County.

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Trump defends Biden after Democratic debate, says Harris got 'too much credit'

In Thursday’s debate, the former vice president was put on the defensive when California Sen. Kamala Harris challenged his record on desegregation and school busing.

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Cory Booker takes aim at Joe Biden's 'hoodie' language about race

Booker reacted to Biden's remark that more people need to see that a kid in a hoodie may be the "the next poet laureate and not a gangbanger."

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Oregon Republican senators end walkout over climate-change bill

"Our mission in walking out was to kill cap and trade," Oregon's state senate minority leader said. "And that's what we did."

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Meet the 'don't ask, don't tell' veteran who became Stonewall's first park ranger

Jamie Adams served in the military under the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy. Now, she's the out and proud park ranger for the Stonewall National Monument.

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'Yesterday's' actors are mostly upstaged by the rom-com's real stars: The Beatles

“Yesterday” is at times a witty, clever film. But as the story progresses, it begins to feel more like a series of scenes designed to set up John, Paul and George.

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Megan Rapinoe is a true American patriot, and her feud with Trump proves it

Rapinoe and the U.S. women’s national team are exactly the type of athletes who should be celebrated by the White House, whether or not they win in France.

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73-year-old hiker missing for a week in California forest is rescued

Eugene Jo became separated from a group hike in the mountains on June 22.

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Dozens of lakes discovered deep under colossal ice sheet

With the help of ice-penetrating radar, researchers pinpoint 56 previously unknown lakes.

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry meet Yankees, Red Sox players in London

Each team appears to have gifted the royal couple a baby onesie for the couple's newborn son Archie, born May 6.

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73-year-old hiker missing for a week in California forest is rescued

Eugene Jo became separated from a group hike in the mountains on June 22.

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For companies, LGBTQ-inclusive ads weren't always risk-free

While rainbow-colored, LGBTQ-inclusive ad campaigns now appear to be omnipresent during Pride Month, that was not always the case.

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These shrimp skewers with chimichurri can be on the table in 10 minutes

Double the recipe because the leftover grilled shrimp and sauce make excellent next-day shrimp tacos.

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Viral video of a mom DJing shines light on a Filipino American music pioneer

"She always said she was part of a DJ crew with my ‘aunties’ but I never thought anything of it,” her son said.

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry meet Yankees, Red Sox players in London

Each team appears to have gifted the royal couple a baby onesie for the couple's newborn son Archie, born May 6.

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Newark Airport temporarily grounds flights after an emergency landing

"Our pilots reacted quickly to ensure the safety of the aircraft and our customers, who deplaned using deployed slides after landing," the airline said.

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Up to 114 degrees in France: Record heat in Europe forces tourists to adapt

France saw its hottest day ever, reaching 114.4 degrees on Friday, while records were also broken in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

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Megan Rapinoe accepts Ocasio-Cortez's invite to House of Representatives

The invitation comes after the soccer star announced she would not visit the "f---ing White House" if invited, prompting a rebuke from President Trump.

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Migrant aid ship captain detained after trying to forcibly dock at Italian port

Carola Rackete, the 32-year-old ship captain from Germany, had been engaged in a standoff with Italian authorities that reignited a fierce debate over the country’s draconian migration laws.

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Trump defends Biden after Democratic debate, says Harris got 'too much credit'

In Thursday’s debate, the former vice president was put on the defensive when California Sen. Kamala Harris challenged his record on desegregation and school busing.

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James Alex Fields, driver in deadly car attack at Charlottesville rally, sentenced to life in prison

Fields pleaded guilty to 29 of 30 federal hate crime charges in March.

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U.S. women's team defeats World Cup host France 2-1 to advance to semifinals

Megan Rapinoe, who drew the ire of President Donald Trump this week, scored twice.

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Supreme Court won't hear appeal to restore Alabama abortion law

In 2016, Alabama's Legislature voted to ban a procedure known as dilation and evacuation but the law was blocked by the courts before it took effect.

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Alleged organizer in David Ortiz shooting arrested in Dominican Republic

Authorities said that the man planned a hit on his cousin but that Ortiz was shot in a case of mistaken identity.

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'Gut punch': Dreamers are anxious over upcoming DACA challenge in the Supreme Court

“Even when we have tough days like today, all we can do is keep going and tell people what’s at stake in 2020,” says a DACA recipient.

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Michigan town braces for auto plant to close as Democrats debate labor issues

"Our representatives really need to sit down and think about where America is going to be if we don’t stop the bleeding," one autoworker said.

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Democratic debates didn't address Puerto Rico despite island's possible early primary

Of the 24 candidates, only 13 have taken a stance on the island's territorial status, its financial crisis and post-hurricane situation, says a coalition of groups.

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Dems say they want to beat Trump. This week's debates suggest differently.

There are millions of voters who are horrified by Trump and open to voting for a reasonable Democratic alternative — but not for a party that ignores or scares them.

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In a world without Roe, how would Medicare for All guarantee abortion access in states that outlaw it?

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders seemed to make this claim during Thursday night's debate. Experts say he's wrong — but it's complicated.

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Fact checking Night Two of the first Democratic debate

As the second set of Democratic candidates take the stage, here are the claims that hold up and the ones that don't.

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Democrats debate: Who won the second night?

Analysis: Kamala Harris stood out, Joe Biden had a target on his back, and a few of the candidates were barely there.

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Smiling Trump tells Putin: 'Don't meddle in the election'

Trump’s casual comments to Putin at a meeting during the Group of 20 Summit are unlikely to satisfy his critics.

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Jimmy Carter says Trump only won the election because Russia 'interfered on his behalf'

Former President Jimmy Carter suggested that Trump is an illegitimate president who only won the 2016 election because of Russia's election meddling.

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Lady Gaga makes surprise appearance outside Stonewall Inn

“Look around you. Look at what you have done,” Lady Gaga told the packed crowd. "You are the definition of courage, do you know that?”

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Man charged with murder, kidnapping of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck

Mackenzie Lueck, 23, was last seen June 17 after arriving on a flight at the Salt Lake City airport and taking a Lyft to a park where she appeared to meet someone.

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Trump immigration official blames migrant father for deaths captured in photo

“Until we fix the attractions in our asylum system, people like that father and that child are going to continue to come through a dangerous trip," the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said.

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Lady Gaga makes surprise appearance outside Stonewall Inn

“Look around you. Look at what you have done,” Lady Gaga told the packed crowd. "You are the definition of courage, do you know that?”

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Sister determined to find answers in 1975 Iowa murder case

Diane Schofield was found murdered in the trunk of her car in Des Moines, Iowa on July 10, 1975. The Des Moines Police Department is conducting the investigation.

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Three things we learned from USWNT's win over France

The U.S. women’s national team knew the storylines ahead of this World Cup quarterfinal match against hosts France in Paris.

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Alabama man accused of feeding meth to a squirrel arrested

Mickey Paulk, 35, was wanted for possession of an illegal firearm, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Alleged organizer in David Ortiz shooting arrested in Dominican Republic

Authorities said that the man planned a hit on his cousin but that Ortiz was shot in a case of mistaken identity.

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U.S. women's team defeats World Cup host France 2-1 to advance to semifinals

Megan Rapinoe, who drew the ire of President Donald Trump this week, scored twice.

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Kamala Harris walks back her hand-up moment on health care

The California senator raised her hand when asked if she'd get rid of private health insurance, but said Friday she misunderstood the question. It wasn't the first time.

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Live-tracking mentions of President Trump during the Democratic debate

Democrats mostly avoided talking about the president on Wednesday night. Will that happen again on Thursday?

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Election Confessions: Tell us how you really feel about the 2020 candidates

Election Confessions: Tell us how you really feel about the 2020 candidates

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Supreme Court justices 'turned their backs on voters' in gerrymandering ruling, advocates say

Groups calling for an end to partisan gerrymandering disagree with Chief Justice John Roberts' assertion that states and Congress are the ones who can solve the problem.

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Paris workers persevere as extreme heat wave hits Europe

Temperatures in the French capital soared to 93 degrees — and felt more like 102 degrees — as the heat intensifies across the continent.

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Police search for Virginia 2-year-old who mom says vanished from bed

The toddler's mother said she last saw the boy in their Buckroe Beach area mobile home at about 1 a.m. Monday.

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NASA to send 'dragonfly' to Saturn moon to search for signs of life

Tiny copter will soar over the icy world, looking for signs of life.

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Want to teach your kids about money? Preach these 3 principles

Money lessons for kids that will last a lifetime.

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First Democratic debate: Live coverage, fact checks and analysis

The action begins again at 9 p.m. ET Thursday, only on NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo.

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Trump floats delaying 2020 census for citizenship question

The president said he has asked lawyers if it is possible to delay the 2020 census "no matter how long."

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Emergency funding for detained migrants clears Congress

The House on Thursday passed a Senate-approved version of the funding bill after attempts to make changes failed.

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Who won the first Democratic presidential debate?

Analysis: In a crowded field, candidates need big moments like debates to stand out. Here's who seized the opportunity and who missed it.

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Trolls target online polls following first Democratic presidential debate

Users from pro-Trump communities on 4chan and Reddit implored fellow members to vote for lower-polling candidates, specifically Tulsi Gabbard and Bill de Blasio.

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Julián Castro nabbed the spotlight for a night. Now he has to keep it.

Castro, who had been largely under the radar, was one of the winners in Wednesday's debate. The challenge now for the only Latino in the race is building on that momentum.

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Democrats spar over health care, immigration — but agree Trump economy 'rigged'

The 10 candidates, who talked policy and occasionally mixed it up with one another, took the stage in Miami for the faceoff, hosted by NBC News.

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Elizabeth Warren is the Democrats' best candidate — the debate proved it

Wednesday was the first step in a campaign that will need to spotlight Warren’s skill set to a wide audience. But don’t be surprised if she comes away with the nomination.

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What the candidates said, by topic, in color

We annotated the debate transcript so you can find candidate answers on the top issues of the night.

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Democrats trot out their español thrilling some Latinos, turning off others

Spanish rolled off the tongues of some candidates better than those of others, but it was clearly an attempt to reach out to the Latino electorate.

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Kushner cut me, other top diplomats out of the loop in talks with Saudis, Tillerson says

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that he told Kushner his end-run around diplomats was a problem, but that Trump’s son-in-law didn't change his approach.

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Nipsey Hussle murdered after snitch remark, grand jury transcripts say

“You’re through,” a witness said the suspected shooter uttered to Hussle.

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Jony Ive, the iconic designer behind Apple's iPhone, is leaving the company

Ive, who was a close confidant of the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, plans to step down this year to form a design company.

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House committee passes $300 million bill requiring carbon monoxide detectors in public housing

“It is unfathomable that the very people our government seeks to shelter are dying in their homes,” Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, D-Ill., said.

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Manafort pleads not guilty to state mortgage fraud charges

The longtime GOP operative known for his dapper suits shuffled into the courtroom in downtown Manhattan dressed in a navy blue prison jumpsuit.

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Here are the rules for Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress

Mueller has agreed to testify before the House in July, but there are conditions, according to a congressional aide with knowledge of the arrangement.

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First Democratic debate: Live coverage, fact checks and analysis

The two-night event — the first of 12 Democratic primary debates — kicks off at 9 p.m. ET Wednesday, only on NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo.

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The do-or-die mission for Democrats hitting the stage Wednesday night

Analysis: Warren looks to build momentum, while most of the rest are just trying to gain a little traction.

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Family of Salvadoran migrant dad, child who drowned say he 'loved his daughter so much'

“You do not wish this on anyone, that for going in search of the American dream you would lose your life,” the dead man's mother said.

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Reddit restricts pro-Trump community over violent threats

The community, named r/The_Donald, has more than 754K subscribers and describes itself as a “never-ending rally dedicated to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump.”

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Former USC gynecologist, accused of sexual misconduct, arrested in Los Angeles

Dr. George Tyndall was taken into custody on charges involving 16 women.

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U.S. woman sued over claims she ran a Uganda clinic where hundreds of kids died

The two mothers who are suing say they didn't discover that Renee Bach was not a doctor until after their children died.

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Banning e-cigarettes, not tobacco products, is 'ludicrous,' some public health experts say

"It makes it easier to get cigarettes than e-cigarettes," one public health professor said. "It really sends a bad message to other cities and to youth. It basically says we think vaping is worse than smoking."

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House panel votes to issue subpoena for Kellyanne Conway

Conway did not show up at a hearing Wednesday, after the White House said Monday it would not allow her to appear.

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U.S., North Korea in talks to set up 3rd Trump-Kim summit, Moon says

A second meeting between Trump and Kim in Hanoi four months ago collapsed without any agreement.

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Trump tells U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe to 'never disrespect' the White House

"I am a big fan of the American Team, and Women's Soccer, but Megan should WIN first before she TALKS! Finish the job!" the president tweeted.

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No one should die from a blood transfusion. So why did it happen at a top cancer hospital?

Fatal blood transfusions are so rare and so preventable that they are counted among a class of medical mistakes that experts say should never happen.

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Beth Chapman, wife of Dog the Bounty Hunter, dead at 51

"It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain," her husband tweeted. "Only today, she hiked the stairway to heaven."

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Two more Broward County deputies fired for neglect during Parkland school shooting

Edward Eason and Josh Stambaugh were fired following an internal affairs investigation into the department's response to the Feb. 14, 2018, shooting that left 17 people dead.

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Libyan warlord praised by Trump is sued in U.S. for alleged rights abuses, war crimes

Trump praised Haftar during a phone call in April and Arab allies are backing the former general in Libya's civil war.

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Kim Kardashian accused of cultural appropriation — again — over name of shapewear line

Many social media users found the name of the brand, Kimono, ill-fitting. It inspired the hashtag #KimOhNo.

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Wayfair workers walk out to protest furniture sale to migrant detention center

After the company announced it would continue supplying furniture to detention centers despite internal protests, workers walked off the job Wednesday.

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Philadelphia Police Department institutes new transgender policy

A recent report revealed that most of the 25 largest police departments in the U.S. don't have policies that protect transgender people.

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U.S. cities are reeling from ransomware attacks

Baltimore and two cities in Florida have fallen victim to ransomware in recent weeks, and Atlanta’s mayor has advocated for more federal help.

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More mental health research needed for social media stars, experts say

“We’re only breaking the ice on how social media is affecting teens and adults but those are not influencers we’re studying,” one researcher said.

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Charges dropped against woman in probe of family massacre

Fredericka Wagner's son, daughter-in-law and two grandsons are accused of killing eight members of the Rhoden family in Pike County in 2016. All four have pleaded not guilty.

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HPV vaccine recommended for men up to age 26

Roughly half of Americans, 18 to 59, have some form of HPV, a virus mostly spread through sex that can cause certain cancers and genital warts.

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Honduran migrant delivers stillborn after being apprehended at border

The woman was apprehended by Border Patrol agents Monday morning in Texas and taken for a medical screening.

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Reddit restricts pro-Trump community over violent threats

The community, named r/The_Donald, has more than 754K subscribers and describes itself as a “never-ending rally dedicated to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump.”

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Trump's chief of protocol pulled off the job ahead of G-20

Sean Lawler has been pulled off the job amid an investigation into allegations of discrimination and harassment, U.S. officials said.

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'Greek Freak' Giannis Antetokounmpo's NBA MVP is a rebuke to fascism