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A $215 Million Settlement Proposed in Alleged USC Gynecologist Abuse

About 500 current and former students have now made accusations against Tyndall

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Somali Refugee Says Dunkin’ Employee Called Police Because She Talked in Her Native Language

"She was like, 'You can leave, or I'm calling the cops'"

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Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights'

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange is launching legal action against the government of Ecuador for "violating his fundamental rights."

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Afghanistan Delays Election in Province as Key Security Leader Is Buried

Voting in the national parliamentary elections will be postponed for a week in Kandahar Province, where the police chief, Gen. Abdul Raziq, was ...

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How Is Chubbs the Alligator These Days? Glad You Asked

A longtime fixture at Buffalo Creek Golf Course in Palmetto, Fla., the reptile drew worldwide attention this week after another video of him there ...

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Facebook appoints UK's Nick Clegg

Former UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is leaving the world of politics to take a senior job at Facebook.

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Farmers Know Trump’s Trade War Is Hurting Them. That Doesn’t Mean They’ll Vote Democrat

Doug Fish is quick to explain all the ways President Trump’s trade war is hurting his business and his community. Fish, the president and CEO of BTC Bank, a community bank in Bethany, Mo., says that low commodity prices depressed by trade tensions with China affect 95% of his customers directly and the remaining 5%…

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Turks Search Far-Flung Sites and Question Workers in Case of Missing Journalist

Turkish officials have claimed that Saudi Arabia orchestrated the assassination in Istanbul of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist, but have not found his remains.

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US Navy helicopter crashes onto flight deck

A US Navy helicopter crashed onto the flight deck of an aircraft carrier in the Philippines Sea on Friday, injuring some personnel on board.

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Before Jailing a Young Woman, a Judge Puts Her Mother’s Racist Views on the Stand

Judge Henry T. Wingate was accused of “reverse racism” over the way he handled a hate-crime trial of white teenagers involved in murdering a black ...

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Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $1 Billion as Drawing Nears

Lottery officials increased the grand prize hours before Friday night's drawing

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Chicago Police Say Foul Play Is Suspected in the Disappearance of a Pregnant 26-Year-Old Postal Worker

Surveillance footage of Coles on Oct. 2 shows her dressed in her work clothes not far from her home just hours before she was reported missing.

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Inside the Day That Turned Jacqueline Kennedy Into ‘Jackie O.’

"Reaction in the U.S. and abroad ranged from dismay to a kind of shocked ribaldry," TIME reported the following week

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Trump Says Jamal Khashoggi Is Dead. What Next?

Now is not the time to back down.

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Trump praises congressman for 'body slamming' reporter

President Donald Trump praised Montana Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte for assaulting a reporter during his campaign last May, saying "any guy who can do a body slam ... he's my guy" and made a gesture mimicking a body slam.

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Why Trump doesn't want to punish Saudi Arabia

The Trump White House may have too much at stake to make Saudi Arabia pay a proportionate price for the apparent murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

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At Least 50 Dead After Train Plows Into Crowd Watching Fireworks in India

They didn't see the train coming, which failed to stop after the accident

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US President's relationship with one of Middle East's powerful autocrats could be his biggest gamble yet

President Donald Trump's worldview is black and white. He can divide the world's population into winners and losers.

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Winter Is Predicted to Be Milder This Year for Most of the Country. Here’s What to Expect Where You Live

While the current spell of unseasonably cold weather might have you fearing the worst this winter, the NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center’s ...

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Catholic Bishops Promising to Fix Sex Abuse Problem Face Cover-Up Accusations

The church’s failure to police its own ranks has led some Catholics to call for a total housecleaning of all bishops who gave cover to abusive ...

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news analysis: Does Anyone Really Know What ‘Medicare for All’ Means?

More and more politicians are calling for single-payer health care. Is it just talk?

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Uganda opens Africa's fifth largest bridge

Uganda has opened Africa's 5th largest bridge in Jinja, in the eastern part of the country.

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Where the Streets Have No Names, the People Have No Vote

The Enlightenment gave us street addresses and ushered in democracy. The Age of Un-Enlightenment is using addresses to usher it out.

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