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Canada Hockey Team Bus Crash
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April 09, 2018 - 11:44 am
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Saskatchewan's Ministry of Justice said Monday one of the deceased in the crash that killed 15 people en route to a hockey playoff game was misidentified. The ministry said the body of Parker Tobin was mistaken for that of Xavier Labelle. It said Labelle is injured but...
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Bill Cosby
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Mark Abrams
April 09, 2018 - 9:07 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Protesters greeted Bill Cosby on Monday as the comedian arrived for the first day of his retrial on sex assault charges . But it was an unusual demonstration that drew the most attention. As Cosby was being escorted into the Montgomery County Courthouse, he was...
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Mark Zuckerberg
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April 09, 2018 - 8:39 am
Dylan Byers (CNN Money) -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet Monday with lawmakers, including members of committees holding hearings this week on the Cambridge Analytica scandal, according to a source familiar with the matter. The company has faced a fierce backlash since news broke last month...
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The logo of social networking site Facebook is reflected on the screen of a smartphone resting on a laptop keyboard.
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Tim Jimenez
April 09, 2018 - 7:41 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tens of millions of people are hearing from Facebook on Monday. The social media giant is letting them know that Cambridge Analytica may have picked up their data. Facebook says 87 million of its users will be seeing a link at the top of their newsfeeds. RELATED: Fed...
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Facebook home login page on computer screen.
April 06, 2018 - 5:08 pm
By Heather Kelly (CNN Money) -- Facebook rolled out another big set of changes to its platform on Friday in advance of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony on Capitol Hill next week. The social media company will now begin labeling all political and issue ads, and showing who paid for them, and it will...
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Lin-Manuel Miranda revealed that he's battling shingles.
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April 06, 2018 - 4:57 pm
By Chloe Melas (CNN) -- Lin-Manuel Miranda revealed that he's battling shingles. The "Hamilton" creator took to Twitter on Thursday to tell followers that what he thought was a migraine, turned out to be shingles. "Hey, cool story. This isn't a migraine, it's shingles! Caught it early, quarantined...
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April 06, 2018 - 4:46 pm
By MARLEY JAY NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended the week the way they began it: tumbling as investors worry that tariffs and harsh words between the U.S. and China will touch off a trade war that derails the global economy. That came with the U.S. considering duties on an additional $100 billion in...
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John Radcliffe, right, who was diagnosed with cancer in 2014, watches as Hawaii Gov. David Ige signs a bill to legalize medically assisted suicide on Thursday, April 5, 2018 in Honolulu.
(AP Photo/Sophia Yan)
April 06, 2018 - 2:41 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii became the latest liberal-leaning state to legalize medically assisted suicide Thursday as the governor signed a measure into law allowing doctors to fulfill requests from terminally ill patients to prescribe life-ending medication. "It is time for terminally ill, mentally...
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Fulton County chief medical examiner Dr. Jan Gorniak, tells reporters that a body found in Chattahoochee River, Tuesday has been identified as missing CDC employee Timothy Cunningham.
(AP Photo/John Bazemore)
April 06, 2018 - 12:41 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — An employee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who was reported missing more than seven weeks ago was found drowned in a river not far from his house, with no sign of foul play, authorities said Thursday. Timothy Cunningham's body was found Tuesday partially submerged...
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An Oct. 31, 2016 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Erik Menendez, left, and a Feb. 22, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Lyle Menendez.
(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP)
April 06, 2018 - 11:12 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Menendez brothers, who were convicted of killing their parents in their Beverly Hills mansion nearly three decades ago, have been reunited in a Southern California prison. Erik Menendez, 47, has moved into the same housing unit as his 50-year-old brother, Lyle Menendez...
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