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Death in Illinois 1st linked to vaping

CHICAGO – Health officials said Friday that an Illinois patient who contracted a serious lung disease after vaping has died and...

August 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Angry Trump pushes back on China

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump angrily escalated his trade fight with China on Friday, raising retaliatory tariffs and...

August 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Family gathers at graves of America's 1st slaves

HAMPTON, Va. – A family that traces its bloodline to America's first enslaved Africans said Friday that their ancestors endured...

August 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Illinois patient's death may be first in US tied to vaping

CHICAGO -- Illinois health officials said Friday a patient who contracted a lung disease after vaping has died, which could be the first...

August 23, 2019 2:50 pm


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Trump vows response as China plans new tariffs

BEIJING -- President Donald Trump on Friday called on U.S. companies with operations in China to consider an alternative place to do...

August 23, 2019 1:10 pm


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Special prosecutor named to look into Jussie Smollett case

CHICAGO -- A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors dropped charges against actor Jussie...

August 23, 2019 1:10 pm


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Florida killer of 6 gay men executed

STARKE, Fla. – A serial killer who preyed on older gay men during a rampage 25 years ago that left six dead on or near the East...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Cherokees try to get delegate in Congress

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Cherokee Nation's plan to send a delegate to the U.S. House, the first such attempt by a tribal nation, will...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Cyberattacks for ransom against cities an 'epidemic'

CHICAGO – Cyberattacks that recently crippled nearly two dozen Texas cities have put other local governments on guard, offering...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Democrats take a look at a practical health care approach

Democratic voters appear to be reassessing their approach to health care.

August 23, 2019 9:53 am


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Billionaire David Koch, conservative donor, dies at age 79

Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch helped transform American politics by pouring riches into conservative causes.

August 23, 2019 9:49 am


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Overstock CEO resigns after 'Deep State' comments roil stock

SAN FRANCISCO -- The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he'd become "far too controversial" to run the e-commerce company known for...

August 22, 2019 6:02 pm


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North Dakota agency disregarded policy on spill reporting

North Dakota's Health Department disregarded its own policy in updating the volume of a 2015 pipeline spill at a natural gas processing...

August 22, 2019 3:30 pm


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Elevator passenger dies, trapped between car and shaft

Authorities say an elevator accident in a New York city high-rise has killed a man who was apparently pinned between the elevator car and...

August 22, 2019 3:30 pm


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Mountain lion bites Colorado boy on head outside his home

A mountain lion attacked and injured an 8-year-old boy outside his rural Colorado home in the third attack by the big cats on people in the...

August 22, 2019 3:20 pm