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October 24, 2018 - 1:27 pm
By Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and other Republican leaders are denouncing the suspicious packages sent to former 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, President Barack Obama and CNN's New York bureau. The White House called the...
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October 24, 2018 - 1:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Large majorities of young Americans want to see an expansion of government services, including a single-payer health care program, according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV. According to the poll, 69 percent of young Americans...
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October 24, 2018 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A small Pennsylvania county will pay nearly $5 million to the family of a teenager who collapsed and died after four days of heroin withdrawal in jail. The family's lawyer said jail staff ignored her dire medical needs for days and then lied about it. Victoria "Tori" Herr, 18,...
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Kristen Johanson
October 24, 2018 - 12:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The work of figuring out who sent a string of suspicious devices to Democratic leaders now begins. Investigators first try to determine what kind of threat the mechanisms may pose, says a former top homeland security advisor, Jack Tamarchio, who worked under former...
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October 24, 2018 - 12:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal immigration and health officials were blindsided by President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy on migrants crossing the southwest border, triggering a cascade of problems as agencies struggled with the fallout from family separations, congressional investigators said...
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October 24, 2018 - 11:52 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Police dogs have always helped their human counterparts through their eyes and nose, and now some of the dogs are getting their own backup — cameras that transmit live video. The devices generally attach to dogs' backs on a vest and transmit video to a handler watching from a...
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Pipe bombs target Democrats
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October 24, 2018 - 9:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sudden wave of pipe bombs targeting Hillary Clinton, former President Barack Obama, other prominent Democrats and CNN was thwarted without physical harm, but an anxiety-filled day on Wednesday deepened political tensions and fears two weeks before national midterm elections...
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Americans spend more than $70 billion on lottery tickets each year. But if you ever won, do you know what your options are?
October 24, 2018 - 6:39 am
By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN) -- The Mega Millions winning numbers are out and a single lucky ticket holder in South Carolina can claim the largest jackpot ever offered -- an estimated $1.6 billion with a one-time cash option of $913 million. The magic numbers drawn Tuesday night were 5, 28, 62, 65,...
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October 23, 2018 - 10:30 pm
CNN) -- US President Donald Trump has pointed to a massive caravan of migrants trekking north through Mexico as a major issue in the upcoming midterm elections. But when Election Day rolls around, on November 6, the caravan could still be somewhere in the middle of Mexico, given the group's current...
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October 23, 2018 - 7:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump invited sixth graders to the White House on Tuesday to watch a movie about kindness as part of her anti-bullying campaign — even as her office pushed back against one of the first lady's own critics on Twitter. Earlier in the day, Andy Lassner, the...
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