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Cop Charged for Killing Pedestrian While Speeding

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 8:03pm
A Philadelphia cop was arrested Wednesday after speeding alongside another officer led to the death of a 50-year-old pedestrian crossing the street earlier this year.
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Anti-ISIS Raid Leaves at Least 2 U.S. Service Members Dead

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 7:41pm
Afghanistan remains mired in violence and bloodshed as the Taliban and ISIS fight over territory and clash against government and coalition forces.
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Painkillers to Heroin, New Film Shows It Can 'Happen to Anybody'

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 7:39pm
The heroin addicts whose stories are told in "Warning: This Drug May Kill You" all began by abusing prescription painkillers.
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Pentagon Investigating Michael Flynn for Foreign Payments

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 7:31pm
Documents released Thursday reveal Flynn was specifically warned in 2014 not to take money from foreign governments without advance permission and is now under investigation by the Pentagon for possibly violating the law. A second letter released by Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings shows the Inspector General of the Department of Defense is investigating whether Flynn received proper permission to take the funds. 'The Pentagon's warning to Gen. Flynn was bold, italicized and could not have been clearer,' Cummings told reporters.
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At Center of Suit, Uber's Self-Driving Chief Takes Back Seat

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 7:05pm
Anthony Levandowski is recusing himself from some of his responsibilities as Uber remains locked in a legal battle with his former employer, Waymo.
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United, Dragged Passenger Reach 'Amicable' Settlement

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:56pm
David Dao has reached a settlement with United Airlines after a weeks-long public relations nightmare for the company, lawyers said Thursday. Attorney Thomas Demetrio offered praise for United CEO Oscar Munoz, saying: "Mr. Munoz said he was going to do the right thing, and he has."
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Reflections on Covering Gianni Versace's Murder 20 Years Later

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:33pm
It was 20 years ago this summer when Andrew Cunanan began his crime spree.
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Reflections on Covering Gianni Versace's Murder 20 Years Later

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:33pm
It was 20 years ago this summer when Andrew Cunanan began his crime spree.
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President Trump's Tax Plan Is Going to Be a Long Slog

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:16pm
The White House is thinking big on tax reform, but don't expect any action soon.
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President Trump's Tax Plan Is Going to Be a Long Slog

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:16pm
The White House is thinking big on tax reform, but don't expect any action soon.
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Airline Industry Experts Praise United's Policy Changes

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 5:57pm
Industry insiders are praising United Airlines policy changes after the airline laid out its 10-point plan to address the passenger dragging incident.
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Mars Attacks? Calls About Space Aliens Flood ICE Hotline

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:58pm
Prank calls about space aliens and UFOs may have tied up lines at Immigration and Customs Enforcement's newly launched victim's hotline.
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Arkansas Executions: State Plans to Put Final Inmate to Death

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:47pm
Arkansas plans to put Kenneth Williams to death Thursday — the final execution of a controversial spate that has garnered international attention.
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Efforts to Prevent a Shutdown Hit a Snag Over Health Care Plans

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:26pm
The renewed momentum for a GOP plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is now threatening to complicate efforts to avoid a government shutdown.
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'It's On Us': Joe Biden's Strong Words on Sexual Assault

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:22pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden gave blunt admonishment to male college students Wednesday on how they can end sexual assault by respecting consent, and challenged them to fight the culture of silence and victim blaming.
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'It's On Us': Joe Biden's Strong Words on Sexual Assault

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:22pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden gave blunt admonishment to male college students Wednesday on how they can end sexual assault by respecting consent, and challenged them to fight the culture of silence and victim blaming.
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AI Predicts Heart Attacks Better Than Doctors

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:12pm
Doctors have gotten very good at determining which of their patients are at high risk for a heart attack. But new research suggests that artificial intelligence may be even better — and that widespread use of AI could save many of the lives now lost to heart disease, the leading killer in the U.S.
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AI Predicts Heart Attacks Better Than Doctors

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:12pm
Doctors have gotten very good at determining which of their patients are at high risk for a heart attack. But new research suggests that artificial intelligence may be even better — and that widespread use of AI could save many of the lives now lost to heart disease, the leading killer in the U.S.
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Richard Engel on Trump's 100 Days as Seen From Abroad

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 3:46pm
The reviews from around the world of President Trump's first 100 days in office are in, and they're not good.
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The View From Abroad: Trump's 100 Days

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 3:46pm
The reviews from around the world of President Trump's first 100 days in office are in, and they're not good.
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