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Carpool Karaoke, Zombies and Rattlesnakes: YouTube's Most Watched of 2016

9 hours 36 min ago
The results are in for YouTube's biggest hits this year: The site unveiled its lists of the top 10 trending videos and the top 10 music videos.
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'Heartbeat' Abortion Bill Sparks Outrage — but There's Another Proposal to Know About

9 hours 41 min ago
The passage of a so-called heartbeat bill in Ohio has sparked outrage. But a proposed 20-week ban might pose a greater risk to abortion access.
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Trump Picks GOP Oil Industry Ally Scott Pruitt to Lead EPA

10 hours 29 min ago
Donald Trump intends to select Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, an oil industry ally who questions climate change's impact, to lead the EPA.
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Barry McCaffrey 'Extremely Uneasy' About Flynn Tweets

12 hours 53 min ago
General Barry McCaffrey spoke out against Gen. Michael Flynn who he supported for serving as National Security Adviser, saying his recent tweets "border on the demented."
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Thieves Use Mobile Key Cloning Tech to Steal Cars

13 hours 29 min ago
A mysterious device is being used by thieves to break into vehicles via remote access obtained by just standing near you.
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Conspiracy Theorist Arrested for Threats Against Sandy Hook Parent

13 hours 40 min ago
Lucy Richards, 57, was indicted on four counts of 'transmitting threats in interstate commerce,' the Department of Justice announced Wednesday.
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Here's How Pearl Harbor Shaped 'The Greatest Generation'

14 hours 25 min ago
The attack on Pearl Harbor went on to become a defining moment for the U.S. when brave Americans stood up to fight and put their lives on the line.
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Polar Vortex: Temperatures Set to Plunge 20 Degrees

14 hours 26 min ago
The chilly air that invaded in the plains is now making a march across the country with cities everywhere from Minneapolis to Dallas.
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S. Korea's Parliament Sets Up Presidential Impeachment Vote

15 hours 8 min ago
South Korea's opposition-controlled parliament introduced an impeachment motion Thursday on President Park Geun-hye, setting up a likely vote Friday on whether to suspend her powers over a huge political scandal. If impeached, the country's Constitutional Court will have up to 180 days to determine whether to formally end Park's presidency.
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Threats Follow Trump's Twitter Attack on Carrier Union Boss

15 hours 29 min ago
Trump took to Twitter to attack Carrier's union boss, lashing out at another critic via his favored social media platform.
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Building Inspector Hadn't Been in Oakland Warehouse for 30 Years

15 hours 53 min ago
Questions have been raised how complaints of illegal housing and structures were handled before the fire that left 36 people dead in Oakland, Calif.
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Federal Judge Halts Recount, Sealing Trump's Michigan Win

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 11:25pm
The ruling seals Republican Donald Trump's narrow victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton for Michigan's 16 electoral votes.
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Trump's Cabinet Picks Top $14B (and Counting)

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 9:18pm
Donald Trump is stocking his White House with fellow billionaires.
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Oakland Warehouse Victims Had No Warning of Inferno

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 8:30pm
Smoke poured up two staircases, trapping 36 people who didn't realize an inferno was roaring below, officials said.
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Joe Biden Tears Up As Senators Laud His Career

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:38pm
While his colleagues noted his achievements, they called him 'friend' and spoke of his character: passionate, full of integrity and trustworthy.
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Hero Astronaut John Glenn Hospitalized

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:35pm
Glenn, 95, was admitted to the hospital more than a week ago, a spokesman for the John Glenn College of Public Affairs said in a statement.
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Senate Passes Sweeping Medical Funding Bill

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:35pm
Not everyone loves it, but the Senate, in an unusual show of unity, passed a comprehensive bill funding medical research and regulation.
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Pfizer Fined $100M for Hiking Drug Price 2,600% in U.K.

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:26pm
Pfizer and Flynn Pharma charged 'excessive and unfair prices' for the drug used by 48,000 people in Britain, regulators said.
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Chuck Todd: Congress, Enough With Empty Promises

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:23pm
Chuck's obsession tonight is empty promises - specifically the ones that a political party out of power makes when they want to be in power.
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Manhunt After Cop Killed, Second Critical in Georgia Shooting

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 7:17pm
The gunman escaped and was considered extremely dangerous. A $20,000 reward was offered for the capture of suspect Minguell Kennedy Lembrick, 32.
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