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Santa Fe High School in Texas
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May 22, 2018 - 12:45 pm
By Holly Yan, CNN (CNN) -- After each school massacre, politicians often list what they think could prevent future carnage: Put armed school resource officers on campus, some say. Conduct active shooter drills. Santa Fe High School in Texas did both. Yet 10 people still died in a school massacre...
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FBI Director Christopher Wray
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
May 22, 2018 - 11:03 am
By Desmond Butler and Chad Day, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ratcheting up pressure on the Russia investigation, the White House announced that top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and "review" highly classified information the lawmakers have...
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Ian Bush
May 21, 2018 - 11:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- If you'd rather be anywhere else but in that meeting at work, an innovation from Microsoft might change your mind by providing a new perspective. Think of it as a canvas to create 3D experiences. Microsoft says it designed SharePoint spaces so making mixed reality...
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Ian Bush
May 21, 2018 - 10:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A big payday is in store for the best Fortnite players. The maker of the wildly popular video game is putting up a nine-figure prize. A prize pool of $100,000,000 will be up for grabs, courtesy of Epic Games. Fortnite Battle Royale is becoming an official eSport,...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
CNN Wire
May 21, 2018 - 3:59 pm
By: Heather Kelly (CNN Money) -- Facebook is supposed to be a fun way to waste some time, but taking a break from "liking" status updates to customize your privacy settings is a chore. The company knows its controls need work, and it's trying to fix them with site design changes and a staff re-...
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This Sept. 4, 2017, file photo provided by KATU-TV shows a wildfire as seen from near Stevenson, Wash., across the Columbia River, burning in the Columbia River Gorge above Cascade Locks, Ore.
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May 21, 2018 - 3:37 pm
HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) — A teenager who started a major wildfire in the scenic Columbia River Gorge in Oregon has been ordered to pay restitution for at least the next decade, though it's unlikely the boy will ever cover his nearly $37 million bill. The Oregonian reports that Hood River County...
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The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to complain about pay and conditions in the workplace.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
May 21, 2018 - 12:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to dispute their pay and conditions in the workplace, an important victory for business interests. The justices ruled 5-4 Monday, with the court's conservative members in the majority, that...
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Donald Trump
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File
May 21, 2018 - 7:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign, an extraordinary order that came hours before his legal team said the special counsel indicated the investigation into the president could be...
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President Donald Trump delivers remarks during the Prison Reform Summit in the East Room of the White House on May 18, 2018 in Washington DC.
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May 20, 2018 - 4:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will "demand" this week that the Justice Department open an investigation into whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes and whether any demands or requests for such action originated with the Obama...
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This undated artist rendering provided by BASE Hologram shows a prototype three-dimensional hologram exhibit for a dinosaur exhibit.
(BASE Hologram via AP)
May 20, 2018 - 4:26 pm
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Forget the gray, green and brown dinosaurs in the "Jurassic Park" movies. Paleontologist Jack Horner wants to transport people back in time to see a feathered Tyrannosaurus rex colored bright red and a blue triceratops with red fringe similar to a rooster's comb. Horner, who...
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