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Obama: U.S. Can Meet Goal of Accepting 10,000 Syrian Refugees

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:34pm
President Barack Obama says the U.S. can meet his goal of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees by Sept. 30, the end of the federal budget year.
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First Commercial Zika Test Gets FDA OK

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:12pm
The first commercial U.S. test to diagnose Zika virus won emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration Thursday.
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Reports of Suspicious White Powder at Trump Tower

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:03pm
Six people were being evaluated after being exposed to the powder.
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Ringling Bros. Elephants Treated to Pre-Retirement Brunch

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 8:12pm
Johnathan Lee Iverson, Ringmaster of Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, announces an 'Elephant Brunch', an event where Kids of al
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White House Tackles Student Debt

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 7:41pm
The White House unveiled a series of initiatives to improve the way the government collects payments on education loans. NBC's Chris Clackum reports.
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Zoo Defends Decision to Drug, Not Kill, Tiger After Attack

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 7:29pm
Officials at a Palm Beach zoo on Thursday further explained their decision-making process in the wake of a zookeeper being fatally mauled.
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Les Waas, Creator of the Mister Softee Jingle, Dies at 94

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 7:11pm
The Mister Softee song, officially titled "Jingle and Chimes," was written in 1960 for the company started in Waas' hometown of Philadelphia.
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