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Joseph Tucker watches as Makizah Cotton makes an argument in civics class at Chatham Central High School in Bear Creek, N.C., on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019.

The 10th graders in Aedrin Albright's civics class at a rural North Carolina high school had done their homework, and now it was time to decide: Should President Donald Trump be impeached?Read more

Laura and Chris Smith display their Paradise tattoos they had done to show support for their former community during a visit to Paradise, Calif.

One year after the most devastating wildfire in California history mostly destroyed the town of Paradise, local officials are asking people to pause for 85 seconds beginning at 11:08 a.m. — one second for every person who was killed.Read more

Potential Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks to workers during a tour of the WH Bagshaw Company.

Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, signaling his dissatisfaction with the current crop of candidates vying to take on President Donald Trump. Read more here. Read more

Newtown High School

Most students who committed deadly school attacks over the past decade were badly bullied, had a history of disciplinary trouble and their behavior concerned others but was never reported, according to a U.S. Secret Service study released Thursday. Read more here.Read more

Trump

A judge Thursday ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million to an array of charities as a fine for misusing his own charitable foundation to further his political and business interests. Read more here.Read more

Vaping

New government figures show more than 2,000 people have been diagnosed with vaping illnesses in the still-unsolved U.S. outbreak. Read more here.Read more

Matchbox Cars, left, the coloring book, center, and the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering were inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, N.Y.

Matchbox cars, the coloring book and the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering have been inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame.Read more

Pedestrians walk across the street from the Twitter office building in San Francisco.

Saudi Arabia, frustrated by growing criticism of its leaders and policies on social media, recruited two Twitter employees to spy on thousands of accounts that included prominent opponents, prosecutors alleged Wednesday.Read more

a Pacific Gas & Electric truck enters their customer center in Hayward, Calif.

Pacific Gas & Electric is reporting substantial losses for the third quarter, driven by catastrophic wildfires that have been blamed on the utility's outdated transmission lines. The company anticipates those costs could escalate to as much as $6.3 billion.Read more

This image released by FX shows Billy Porter in a scene from "Pose."

"Pose" and "Batwoman" are among the shows contributing to a surge in LGBTQ and gender inclusiveness on television, according to a new study by the advocacy group GLAAD.Read more

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