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Hero Dog Helps Rescue Missing Toddler

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 10:17pm
A Virginia 3-year-old spent nine hours alone in the woods after wandering away from home. WSLS' Ananda Rochita reports.
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'The West Wing's' C.J. Cregg Opens White House Briefing

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 8:54pm
'Josh is out today. He has, I believe it's a root canal,' Janney said, referencing an affliction her own character suffered on 'The West Wing.'
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Inmate Posts Selfies From Jail Van

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 7:40pm
An investigation is underway to determine how a West Virginia inmate accessed a cell phone and posted selfies to Facebook while riding in a jail van.
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How Can Zika Kill You? Your Questions Answered

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 7:26pm
Zika virus has killed a man in Puerto Rico. The man, in his 70s, is the first reported U.S. death from the virus.
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GOP Elites Reaching 'Acceptance' Phase for Trump

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 7:02pm
Some of those who have fiercely criticized the controversial presidential front-runner have now signaled their willingness to support his candidacy.
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Obama and Seth Meyers Once Roasted Trump to His Face

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 6:51pm
The White House Correspondents' Dinner will mark the five-year anniversary of the night Obama and comedian Seth Meyers made Trump a laughingstock.
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Kasich and Cruz Had a Week Filled With Hail Marys

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 5:36pm
Welcome to The Lid, your afternoon dose of the 2016 ethos… It's White House Correspondents Dinner (otherwise known as Nerd Prom) weekend, which for ma
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Will Ferrell Walks Away From Controversial Reagan Movie

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 5:32pm
Before it even went to production, a planned satire of Ronald Reagan inspired heavy criticism from conservatives and members of Reagan's family.
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Show It All: Charting the Week's Top Stories

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 5:29pm
In a week of surprise announcements, Ted Cruz named a running mate, and Tom Brady's suspension was reinstated, plus other big stories we followed.
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Apple Agrees to Examine Cellphone of Teens Lost at Sea

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 5:12pm
The tech giant has agreed to analyze the cellphone used by Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, who vanished off the coast of Florida last summer.
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Pentagon Punishes 16 for Afghan Hospital Airstrike

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 4:52pm
A Pentagon investigation into the bombing of an Afghan hospital in October found human and system failures were at play in the deadly airstrike.
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Russian Warplane Flies in 'Unsafe' Manner Near U.S. Aircraft

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 4:00pm
A Russian war plane "performed erratic and aggressive maneuvers" near a U.S. military aircraft on Friday, the Pentagon said Friday.
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Clinton Team Shifting Staff to General Election Swing States

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 3:42pm
So far, the campaign is setting up state directors in Florida, New Hampshire and Colorado.
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Army Reverses Expulsion of Soldier Who Hit Afghan Rapist

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 3:10pm
Martland has said he was moved to act after the commander kidnapped and raped a local boy and beat the boy's mother for seeking Americans' help.
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WATCH: Protesters Descend on California Trump Event

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 3:09pm
Donald Trump is set to deliver remarks to the California State GOP Convention.
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U.S. Reports First Zika Virus Death in Puerto Rico

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 2:19pm
A man infected with Zika virus in Puerto Rico has died from complications of the infection, health officials said Friday.
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Guard Praised for 'Grace Under Pressure' in Bomb Scare

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 1:41pm
The quick-thinking security guard who stopped a disturbed man who claimed to have a bomb from barging into a Baltimore TV newsroom hailed as a hero.
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Pooch Paradise: Stray Dogs Roam Free in Hills of Costa Rica

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 1:34pm
A Costa Rican sanctuary cares for hundreds of stray dogs, who are allowed to run freely through the vast no-kill shelter.
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World's Largest Atom Smasher Disabled .... by a Weasel

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 1:33pm
It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized— temporarily— by a weasel.
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What Is Plan B for Bernie Sanders?

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 12:20pm
Bernie Sanders will spend the days before the Democratic Convention accruing as much leverage as possible before he sits down at the bargaining table.
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