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  • Clinton

    6 hours ago

    House Speaker Paul Ryan Declines to Back Donald Trump

    House Speaker Paul Ryan Declines to Back Donald Trump

    House Speaker Paul Ryan, the nation's highest-ranking elected Republican, says he's not ready to support Donald Trump as the party's nominee. Ryan's stunning announcement, on CNN Thursday afternoon, came after...

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  • 4 hours ago

    Massive Warehouse Fire in Houston Under Control: Officials

    Massive Warehouse Fire in Houston Under Control: Officials

    A massive fire at a warehouse complex in Houston that spewed black smoke and hazardous materials Thursday was under control, according to fire officials, who also lifted a shelter in place advisory to residents....

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  • canada

    6 hours ago

    Alberta Wildfire Grows to 85,000 Hectares in Size

    Alberta Wildfire Grows to 85,000 Hectares in Size

    A massive wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta grew to 85,000 hectares (210,035 acres) in size and officials would like to move south about 25,000 evacuees who had previously fled north. More than...

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  • Thursday, May 5, 2016

    At Least 28 Dead in Syria Refugee Camp Strike: Activists

    At Least 28 Dead in Syria Refugee Camp Strike: Activists

    An airstrike hit a crowded refugee camp in Syria on Thursday close to the border with Turkey, killing at least 28 people, according to Syrian pro-opposition activists. Images posted on social media said to be of...

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  • Cinco de Mayo

    Thursday, May 5, 2016

    No, Cinco de Mayo Is Not Mexico's Independence Day

    No, Cinco de Mayo Is Not Mexico's Independence Day

    Thursday marks the 154th anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, a holiday synonymous with margaritas and cervezas (beer) that many would be surprised to learn is a bigger deal in the U.S. than in Mexico. The holiday...

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  • Thursday, May 5, 2016

    Bush Presidents Won't Be Endorsing Trump

    Bush Presidents Won't Be Endorsing Trump

    Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush will refrain from endorsing or commenting on Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The senior Bush has enthusiastically endorsed...

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  • escaped inmate

    6 hours ago

    Jail Inmate Bluffs Guards, Gets Released from Brooklyn Courthouse

    Jail Inmate Bluffs Guards, Gets Released from Brooklyn Courthouse

    A New York City jail inmate duped guards and walked out of the Brooklyn courthouse by capitalizing on a case of mistaken identity. Police on Thursday released a photo of Layquan Johnson, who was brought to the...

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  • Tuesday, May 3, 2016

    Visualizing the Olympics: Medal Counts & More

    Which countries have the most gold medals? And how much does it cost to host an Olympic Games? Get ready for the Rio Olympics – and the answers to those and many other Olympic-related questions – with this...

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  • nyc

    Thursday, May 5, 2016

    NYC Lawmakers Impose 5-Cent Disposable Bag Charge

    NYC Lawmakers Impose 5-Cent Disposable Bag Charge

    Every minute of every day, usually without thinking, thousands of New Yorkers reach across the counter at shops and supermarkets and accept a disposable plastic bag. The city's sanitation department estimates 10...

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