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Country records its first homicide-free day in 2 years

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 2:37pm
The killings stopped for a day in El Salvador.
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Russia prepares to decriminalize some domestic violence

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 2:23pm
There's an old Russian expression: "If he beats you it means he loves you."
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Opinion: How to honor MLK legacy in Whitefish, Montana

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 2:21pm
The Daily Stormer, a website led by neo-Nazi Andrew Anglin, recently announced a plan to march heavily armed in Whitefish, Montana -- hometown of white supremacist Richard Spencer -- as part of their campaign against residents whom they call "criminal Jews."
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Jogger takes reporter's question too literally

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 2:05pm
A woman jogging in Melbourne stopped to be interviewed by a TV reporter - but, to everyone's amusement, she slightly misunderstood his question
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Two members of the band Tower of Power hit by train

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 2:01pm
Two members of the funk-rock band Tower of Power are recovering after being hit by a train, the group's representative said.
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U.S. roads keep getting more dangerous

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:55pm
New government estimates project that for the second straight year, the United States will see the largest leap in motor vehicle fatalities in 50 years.
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Rare ruby seadragon filmed for the first time

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:45pm
These rare seadragons were captured live on camera for the first time ever in the Recherche Archipelago in Western Australia.
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Most expensive weapons in US history on way to Japan

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:44pm
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the most expensive and one of the most controversial weapons systems in US history, is on its way to Japan to be "the cornerstone" of US defense in the Pacific.
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What happens when all of China goes on vacation at once

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:41pm
In terms of raw numbers in almost every category, the Chinese New Year Spring Festival is the largest human event on the planet.
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NBA: When football met basketball

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:35pm
Asked if he had any advice for first-time basketball spectators coming to the NBA's Global Game in London, Indiana Pacers forward Paul George quipped: "We do all our moves with our hands, not our feet."
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Hungarian camerawoman sentenced for kicking refugees

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:33pm
A Hungarian camerawoman who sparked global outrage after she was filmed kicking and tripping refugees has been sentenced to three years' probation, according to Szeged District Court.
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Marco Rubio's chance for revenge

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:30pm
Marco Rubio is back in the thick of it.
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In Cuba, you can't use the Internet in private

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 1:18pm
Cubans go to wi-fi parks to connect with the rest of the world.
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Comic book maker creates a female superhero for Puerto Rico

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:53pm
As a child, Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez turned to comics to help him escape the poverty and crime that was right outside his door.
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Michelle Obama discusses 'surprisingly emotional' final days in WH

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:49pm
First Lady Michelle Obama discussed what she called her "surprisingly emotional" final days in the White House during an episode Wednesday of "The Tonight Show."
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HBO's 'The Young Pope' hasn't got a prayer

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:41pm
As quirky and eccentric as its title character, "The Young Pope" is an odd duck, starring Jude Law as the first American pontiff. If the goal is to join the ranks of prestige HBO dramas, this 10-part show hasn't got a prayer.
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Why it's so hard to replace Obamacare

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:36pm
Lots of people -- including many lawmakers -- want to know more about how Congress will replace Obamacare.
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A push in Congress for Ivanka Trump's child care plan

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:35pm
Trump transition officials held a conference call with House Ways & Means Committee staff Thursday to make clear that the President-elect and Ivanka Trump want to push their childcare reform proposal through a broader tax reform package in Congress, a Trump transition source told CNN.
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Michael Moore: Dems need to look beyond email probe

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:31pm
Filmmaker Michael Moore said Thursday that Democrats should not focus solely on the FBI's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason why they lost the White House.
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Justice Clarence Thomas to swear-in Mike Pence

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:30pm
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will administer the oath to Vice President-elect Mike Pence next Friday.
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