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Teen Criticises School After Being Told She Can't Wear MAGA Hat

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A Northern California high school student criticized her school district's dress code after she was told she couldn't wear a hat featuring a well-known Trump campaign slogan to school, CBS affiliate KGPE-TV reports.

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Sport

This Epic Sport Accident Cost Nike $1.5 Billion In Stock Value

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If there's a Sports Marketing Oops Hall of Fame, Nike is now among the top contenders.

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World

El Chapo's Sons Charged With Drug Trafficking

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Two sons of convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been charged with drug trafficking, according to an indictment released Thursday by the Department of Justice.

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Brekky Wrap

Man Violently Attacks His Attorney After Getting 47-Year Jail Sentence

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

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News

Bernie Sanders Launches 2020 Presidential Campaign

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US Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont progressive whose 2016 White House campaign garnered fervent grassroots support said on Tuesday he would again seek the party’s presidential nomination in 2020.

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TV

What We Know So Far About The Jussie Smollett Investigation

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Chicago Police have reportedly "shifted the trajectory" of the Jussie Smollett investigation -- here's what we know.

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News

WATCH: Inmates Save Baby Trapped In A Car

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A group of inmates jumped into action and helped rescue a baby from a locked car.

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Health

Pea-Sized Device Treating Heart Defects In Tiniest Of Babies

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Irie and Judah Felkner may seem like typical toddlers now, but the twins have been through a lot in their young lives.

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World

'Final Battle' Ahead As Forces Close In On Last Of ISIS Territory

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The "final battle" with ISIS is in its final days, with ISIS pinned down to an area of around a quarter of a square mile.

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World

WATCH: Chilling Footage As Icy Road Causes 47 Vehicle Pile Up

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Shocking footage has emerged of a multi-vehicle crash on a United States highway which saw at least 47 vehicles collide.

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World

Man Who Strangled Mountain Lion Describes Life-Or-Death Struggle

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WARNING: Some may find the following distressing.

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World

Parkland School Shooting: Victims Remembered One Year On

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One year after the Valentine’s Day massacre inside a Florida school, students and families leading a nationwide push for school and gun safety paused to mark the anniversary of the deadliest US high school shooting.

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World

Donald Trump To Declare National State Of Emergency Over Border Wall

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President Donald Trump will sign a border security bill to avert another government shutdown, but also declare a national emergency to obtain funds for his promised US-Mexico border wall

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World

Teen Defies Mother And Gets Vaccinated After Turning To Strangers Online

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High school senior Ethan Lindenberger recently defied his mother and got vaccinated, saying his parents' misguided beliefs put his health, and the health of his younger siblings, at risk.

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Chilling Portraits By Serial Killer Could Be The Key To Solving 90 Murders

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Samuel Little could be one of the most prolific serial killers of all time. Last year the 78-year-old confessed to killing dozens of women since the 1970s across the United States and has now begun to paint his victims.

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Video Captured The Moment An Innocent Snowball Fight Went Horribly Wrong

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A driver in Seattle allegedly accelerated towards a group of bystanders when they threw snowballs at her car.

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World

The Craziest Details From The "El Chapo" Trial

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Shooting bazookas with his family. Burying a rival alive. A naked escape through a sewer system. These were just a few days in the life of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

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World

Car On Autopilot Gets Confused And Crashes On Highway

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A driver in New Jersey says the autopilot in his Tesla car spiralled out of control and caused him to crash on the highway.

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Celebrity

Rapper 21 Savage Released On Bond After ICE Arrest

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The rapper was detained by US immigration authorities last week over a visa violation.

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Two Malnourished Children Were Found Locked Together In A Dog Cage

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A mother and father are facing child-endangerment charges after officials found two kids locked in a dog cage.

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World

Michelle Carter Is Going To Jail For Texting Suicide Case

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 A judge ordered a young woman to begin serving her 15-month prison sentence for encouraging her suicidal boyfriend to kill himself.

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CCTV Captures The Moment A Woman Was Kidnapped

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WARNING: Viewers may find footage and images confronting.

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News

Video: Hangry Customer Rampages Through Restaurant

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A very irate customer smashed the front windows of a restaurant because they were out of beef patties.

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Crime

Dental Assistant Allegedly Robbed Sedated Patients

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A dental assistant has been accused of stealing jewellery from sedated patients.

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Updated

Drug Bust: Police Warn Mexican Cartels Targeting Australia

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The Australian Federal Police have warned Australians one of the largest Mexican drug cartels is targeting the nation.

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Crime

Police Share Graphic Details Of Planned Rape Of 3-Year-Old Girl

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WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT.

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First Image Released Of Kidnapped Teen After Being Rescued

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The family of 13-year-old Jayme Closs, who was held captive for three months in Wisconsin, has shared a photograph of her following her escape.

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Good News

Mum Calls 911 With Fashion Emergency

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A 911 dispatcher in the U.S. has helped one desperate mother with an unusual family emergency when the woman called asking for help to tie a tie.

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News

Uber Driver Who Picked Up Customers In-Between Murders Sentenced To Life

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Michigan man gets life without parole after going on a killing spree in 2016.

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Sport

Foul Ball Killed Fan During Baseball Match At Dodger Stadium

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A woman died after being struck by a foul ball at Dodger Stadium last August, but her cause of death was not revealed until Monday.

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World

Russia Hits Back At US, Races To Develop New Missile Launch Systems

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Russia will race to develop two new land-based missile launch systems before 2021 to respond to Washington's planned exit from a landmark nuclear arms control pact, Moscow says.

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World

Man Dead After E-Cigarette Explodes In His Face

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An e-cigarette is being blamed for the death of a Fort Worth man, CBS Dallas reports. His family said a vape pen exploded while he was trying to use it.

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World

Hawaii Proposing Cigarette Ban For Anyone Under 100 Years Old

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A lawmaker in Hawaii has proposed a new way to stop people from smoking.

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World

Two Dead After Plane Crashes Into Home, Engulfing It In Flames

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Two people have been killed and two injured after a small plane crashed into a Southern California house in the United States.

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World

The #FrozenPants Challenge, The Lighter Side To The Extreme Cold Snap

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Americans are freezing in extreme cold weather, but frozen pants have littered front yards across the U.S., as people entertain themselves during the cold snap.

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World

U.S. Governor Apologises For 'Blackface' Yearbook Photos

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Virginia Govenor Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook page surfaced Friday, containing a photograph of two unidentified men -- one appears to be wearing blackface standing next to another in a Ku Klux Klan costume.

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World

US To Abandon Arms Treaty With Russia

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The US has announced it will withdraw from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia in six months unless Moscow ends its alleged violations of the landmark 1987 arms control pact.

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World

Woman Arrested For Public Masturbation Continued 'Pleasuring Herself' In Police Car

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Dovie Nickels was caught masturbating in public twice in one afternoon.

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World

Hacker Spied On Family Through Monitor In Baby's Room

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An Illinois couple said a hacker spoke to their baby through one of their Nest security cameras and then later hurled obscenities at them, CBS station WBBM-TV reports.

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WATCH: Fast Food Worker Slays 'The Greatest Showman' Tune While On The Job

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A woman has unexpectedly brightened the day of her restaurant co-workers, performing a stunning rendition of a tune from hit musical 'The Greatest Showman'.

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World

Frostbite In Five Minutes: People Urged To Stay Indoors During Deadly Cold Snap

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A ferocious cold snap bearing down on the US Midwest and Great Plains has left six people dead and all but closed down some major cities.

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News

Chicago Is About To Get Colder Than Everest And Antarctica

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Americans have been told to 'avoid taking deep breaths and to minimise talking' as a once-in-a-generation deep freeze settles over the US.

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World

Pet Groomer Accused Of 'Strangling' Pets Wants To Keep Working

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A woman in the U.S. who is facing a string of animal abuse allegations related to her pet grooming business has argued she should be allowed to continue working until her trial.

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World

Police Officer Charged In Russian Roulette Death Of Female Officer

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A St. Louis police officer is in custody, three days after he was charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a female officer during what was described as a deadly game with a revolver.

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World

Bear Expert Dismisses Boy's 'Fantasy' Of Being Saved By Animal Friend

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Claims by a three-year-old boy that he was protected by a bear while missing in woods in freezing temperatures have been dismissed by an animal expert.

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World

US Justice Department Charges Chinese Tech Giant Huawei With Fraud

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The US Justice Department unsealed two indictments on Monday against China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, several of its subsidiaries and its chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou.

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Brekky Wrap

Teenage Paedophile Jailed For Abusing Toddlers

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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Older Man Clings To Hood Of Car In Bizarre Road Rage Incident

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A 65-year-old man is speaking out about a shocking incident of road rage that was caught on video.

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World

US And Taliban Agree In Principle To End 17-Year Afghan War

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A senior US government official, speaking after six days of US peace talks with Afghan Taliban militants said that Washington was committed to withdrawing foreign forces from Afghanistan to end more than 17 years of war.

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World

Meet The Man Behind A Third Of What's On Wikipedia

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Steven Pruitt has made nearly three million edits on Wikipedia and written 35,000 original articles.

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Good News

How The Classic CPR Scene From 'The Office' Helped Save A Woman's Life

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A U.S. man with no first aid training helped save a woman's life after successfully giving her CPR, by recalling an iconic scene from TV comedy 'The Office'.

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World

Shooting Spree Leaves Five Dead, Gunman On The Run

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Authorities in Louisiana say separate but related shootings in two different parishes have left five people dead.

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World

Trump Backs Down 'Temporarily', Deal Sees End To Longest-Ever Shutdown

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President Trump signed a bill Friday night to reopen the federal government for three weeks, officially ending the shutdown stalemate that left hundreds of thousands of federal employees without pay.

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World

El Chapo Shooting Victim Was 'Buried Alive': Trial Witness

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A former bodyguard for accused Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman testified at Guzman’s U.S. trial on Thursday that he watched his boss personally carry out three gruesome murders of rival drug cartel members.

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World

Nurse Arrested In Case Of Woman Who Gave Birth In Incapacitated State

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A nurse has been arrested on a charge of sexual assault in the impregnation of an incapacitated woman who gave birth last month at a long-term health care facility, police said Wednesday.

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World

Supreme Court Allows Trump's Transgender Troop Ban

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 The US Supreme Court on Tuesday handed President Donald Trump a victory on his policy barring many transgender people from the military.

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World

Passengers Stuck On Plane For 14 Hours In Minus 20 Degree Temperatures

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Passengers on a United Airlines flight were stuck on board for more than 14 hours in freezing weather.

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Brekky Wrap

Babysitter Beat Four Month Old Until He Went Blind

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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News

Alarming Moment A Toddler Walks Towards Armed Police With Hands Up

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Footage has gone viral of a barefoot two year old walking towards armed police in Florida with her hands up.

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World

Trump Offers 'Compromise' Deal On Immigration To End Government 'Logjam'

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President Trump gave what he called a "major announcement" about the southern border and the partial government shutdown on Saturday.

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Brekky Wrap

BBC Anchor Drops The C-Bomb Live On TV

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

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World

Floating Moon: Rare Spinning Ice Disk Forms In River

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An incredibly rare, circular ice disk has formed in a river in the US state of Maine. 

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World

A Landlord Is Renting Out A Home To Two Cats

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It's been dubbed the 'kitty crib'.

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World

Police Warn Against 'Bird Box Challenge' After Car Crash

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A woman has been involved in a crash after allegedly driving while doing the 'Bird Box challenge'.

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World

Teen Was 'Target Of Abduction That Left Her Parents Dead'

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A 21-year-old man has been charged with allegedly holding a 13-year-old girl captive for three months in Wisconsin after murdering her parents.  

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What It's Like To Live In Australia And Have Trump As Your President

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January 20 marks two years since perhaps the most bizarre historic moment of my lifetime:

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World

Man's $14 Million Lotto Win Allegedly Hijacked By Roommate

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Life lesson: Sometimes it's worth keeping good news to yourself.

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World

Ex-Football Star Gets Leg Amputated After Being Shot By Dog

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Former college footballer Matt Branch was on a deer and duck hunting trip with several friends at Eagle Lake in Mississippi on December 28 when the freak accident happened.

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World

Trump To Make Prime Time Address On Border Security

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President Trump will make a prime time address Tuesday night from the Oval Office about border security, as the partial government shutdown over his border wall continues into its third week.

Sport

Sport

90-Year-Old Cyclist Stripped Of Title After Failing Drug Test

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Carl Grove claimed "contaminated meat" was behind a failed drug test that saw him stripped of his cycling world record.

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World

Three Dead In California Bowling Alley Shooting

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Three men were fatally shot late Friday and four injured when a brawl at a popular Los Angeles-area bowling alley and karaoke bar erupted into gunfire that had terrified patrons, some children, running for their lives.

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World

Sex Abuse Probe After Patient In Vegetative State Has Baby

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Phoenix police are investigating possible sex abuse at a nursing facility after a female patient in a vegetative state recently gave birth, reports CBS Phoenix affiliate KPHO-TV.

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World

USA And Israel Pull Out Of UN Education, Science And Culture Agreement

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation has just lost two members, as the USA and Israel protest what they perceive as 'anti-Israel bias'.

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World

Donut Truck Goes Up In Flames, Police The Hardest Hit

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One police department has been devastated after a donut truck went up in flames.

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World

Elizabeth Warren Takes Step Towards 2020 Presidential Bid

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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, a liberal firebrand who has taken on Wall Street and traded barbs with Donald Trump, on Monday became the most prominent Democrat to announce a challenge to the Republican president in 2020.

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World

Same-Sex Couple Re-Enacts Historic WWII Photo, Hits Back At Critics

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When sailor Bryan Woodington returned home, all he wanted to was to see his husband.

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News

Social Worker Leaves Surprise $15 Million Fortune To Children's Charities

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The 63-year-old -- who died unmarried and childless -- was known for three things: being a loner, his thriftiness, and a love for kids.

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World

Chilling Calls In The Lead Up To Student's Murder Released

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Dispatch recordings show University of Utah student Lauren McCluskey grew increasingly concerned about the handling of her harassment complaint before her ex-boyfriend killed her on campus.

Sport

Sport

US Commentators And Fans Wowed By Aussie Punter's NFL Drop Kick

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Aussie NFL rookie Micheal Dickson has again wowed fans and commentators for his unique kicking style.

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World

'Poor Me': Donald Trump's Lonely Christmas Tweet

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"I am all alone," the President tweeted.

Crime

Crime

Star Football Player Shoots Man Dead After Botched Robbery Attempt

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Two football players were trying to sell an electronic item when one of them fatally shot an 18-year-old man trying to rob them, police said Sunday.

Tech

Tech

California Gives Green Light To Passengers In Self-Driving Car

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Self-driving car startup Zoox Inc has become the first company to receive approval from California regulators to operate an autonomous ride service for public passengers, state regulators said on Friday.

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World

High School Referee Demands Wrestler Cut Off Dreadlocks Or Forfeit Match

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Alan Maloney -- who allegedly used a racial slur against a fellow umpire in the past -- forced a New Jersey high school wrestling star to chop off his hair or sit out the match.

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World

George H.W. Bush's Loyal Dog Takes New Mission

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It was an image that touched the hearts of a nation. A powerful symbol of loyalty and a fitting tribute to a man who served his country with the same devotion.

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World

Army Veteran Crowdfunds Millions To Build Trump's Wall

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A group fundraising to help the U.S. President 'Make America Safe Again' has raised $2 million in just four days.

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World

George H.W. Bush Sponsored A Filipino Child Secretly For 10 Years

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A charity has revealed former US president George H.W. Bush funded the education and meals for a Filipino child. 

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The 93 Year Old Who Takes Three Buses To Visit His Wife's Grave

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For Ted Richardson, visiting his wife's grave six days a week is the least he can do after she cared for him for 72 years.

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World

'You Sold Your Country Out': Judge Rips Into Michael Flynn

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Michael Flynn -- the former national security adviser to US President Donald Trump -- received an almighty dressing down at his sentencing for lying to the FBI on Tuesday.

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World

Engineer's Glitter Bomb Revenge On Package Thieves

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Sick of having you packages stolen off your front porch? This guy has the solution.

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World

US Bans Yemen Mother From Visiting Dying Baby Son

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A Yemeni mother has been prevented from visiting her terminally ill son who is in the US with his American father. 

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World

Convicted Animal-Killer Sentenced To Watch 'Bambi' In Prison

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A man who illegally poached hundreds of deer has been ordered to watch Disney's film 'Bambi' at least once a month during his year-long jail term. 

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World

Russian Meddling In US Election Exposed In Millions Of Social Media Posts

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The US Senate will publish a report this week detailing the vast scope of Russia’s disinformation campaign surrounding the 2016 US election campaign, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.

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World

New Details About 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl's Death In Custody

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The father of a 7-year-old migrant girl who died in Border Patrol custody disputed the allegation that she had been without food or water for days, said a representative from the shelter where her father is located.

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World

Trump's New Chief Of Staff Called Him A 'Terrible Human Being' On Camera

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That didn't take long.

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World

Trump Names Mick Mulvaney As Acting Chief Of Staff

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US President Donald Trump has announced that budget director Mick Mulvaney will be his next chief of staff.

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World

Nationwide U.S. Bomb Threats 'Not Considered Credible': NYPD

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Law enforcement authorities say a flurry of bomb threats sent electronically across the country are "not credible", including those in New York City.

Crime

Crime

Husband's Murder Filled With 'Sex Lies And Deceit'

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With a plot that echoes a well-known Hollywood masterpiece, a trial began Tuesday for a woman accused of helping orchestrate the death of her husband in order to secure a massive insurance payout.

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World

Trump Ex-Lawyer Gets Three Years Prison For Illegal Hush-Money Payments

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Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, was sentenced to a total of three years in prison on Wednesday.

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World

Jury Recommends Life In Prison For White Nationalist Rally Killer

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A jury has recommended life in prison plus 419 years for James Alex Fields Jr., who was convicted of murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last August.

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World

The Untold, Top-Secret Story Of How The Titanic Was Found

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In 1985 oceanographer and Naval Reserve commanding officer Robert Ballard stunned the world when he found the Titanic.