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Colo, First Gorilla to Be Born in a Zoo, Dies in Ohio at 60

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:56am
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium said Tuesday that Colo died in her sleep, less than a month after her birthday.
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British PM Announces 'Hard Brexit' — Will Completely Quit EU

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:44am
In a major speech, Theresa May said Britain will seek a clean break and not 'anything that leaves us half-in, half-out.' The U.K. won't 'hold on to bits of membership,' nor seek associate or partial membership of the bloc, she said.
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Russia Sees Dialogue With Trump on Nukes, Syria: Lavrov

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:10am
Russia hopes for cooperation with the Trump administration on "strategic stability" and hacking allegations are "false," its foreign minister said.
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Trump Tweets to Wrong Ivanka — Gets Told to Take More Care on Twitter

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:06am
The apparent flub gave the other Ivanka — identified as an English council worker named Ivanka Majic — an unexpected platform.
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First Lady of Fashion: Michelle Obama Leaves a Style Legacy

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:49am
When she walked out of the White House to greet the Italian Prime Minster Matteo Renzi and his wife for her final state dinner she was stunning.
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First Lady of Fashion: Michelle Obama Leaves a Style Legacy

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:49am
When she walked out of the White House to greet the Italian Prime Minster Matteo Renzi and his wife for her final state dinner she was stunning.
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Trump to Be Sworn In as President Using Abe Lincoln's Bible

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:32am
The president-elect's Bible dates back to his childhood, according to the Presidential Inaugural Committee, which announced details of Friday's swearing-in.
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Woody Harrelson Set to Film Live, Full-Length Movie

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:02am
Veteran television and movie star Woody Harrelson has enjoyed a career defined by unconventional choices, but this may be one of the most ambitious yet.
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First Read: Trump Has Work to Do to Erase His Asterisks

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 9:42am
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.
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GM's $1B Plan Has Nothing to Do With Trump

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 8:50am
General Motors announced a $1B U.S. investment, but the company stresses that this move was not influenced by the president-elect.
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Trump's Domestic Agenda in This Week's Senate Spotlight

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 7:05am
Domestic policy takes center stage in the coming days, with Trump's nominees for Education, Treasury and HHS Secretary and other posts scheduled for hearings.
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D.C. Braces for Historic Protests at Trump's Inauguration

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:24am
Tens of thousands of protesters are preparing to take to the streets of Washington D.C. during the 45th president's inauguration week.
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D.C. Braces for Historic Protests at Trump's Inauguration

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:24am
Tens of thousands of protesters are preparing to take to the streets of Washington D.C. during the 45th president's inauguration week.
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The Underwater Hunt for MH370 Has Officially Ended

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 4:32am
Officials said the search of vast swaths of the Southern Indian Ocean had come up empty, and 'accordingly, the underwater search for MH370 has been suspended.'
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18 Years After Being Kidnapped, Teen Reunites With Parents

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 12:40am
A teenager kidnapped as a newborn has been reunited with her biological parents after being raised by a woman she always believed to be her mother.
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Meet the 4-Year-Old Who's Read More Than 1,000 Books

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:58pm
Four-year-old Daliyah Arana was invited to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday at a school outside of Atlanta, where she read MLK's famous speech.
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GM to Invest $1 Billion, Create 1,000 Jobs in U.S., Sources Say

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:33pm
The investment and new jobs have been in the works for some time, a GM spokesperson tells NBC News.
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5 Youths Among 8 Shot at Miami MLK Festival

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:59pm
Two people were detained after the shooting, which occurred during a festival honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
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More Democratic Lawmakers Refuse to Attend Inauguration

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:57pm
Thirty-one Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, some after Trump called civil rights icon John Lewis 'all talk.'
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Why Trump's Attack on John Lewis Resonated

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 9:25pm
For many African-Americans, the timing and tone of Trump's response to Rep. Lewis's criticism of him showed a startling lack of respect and reverence.
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