National News

Shannon Blum
August 01, 2019 - 9:30 am
( WBBM ) -- Are you a mustard lover? If so, French's has a treat for you! French's announced Wednesday the launch of a limited-edition, mustard-flavored ice cream just in time for National Mustard Day on Saturday, August 3rd. The unusual flavor was created in partnership with Coolhaus Ice Cream "to...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
July 30, 2019 - 4:55 pm
( WCCO ) -- The Democratic debate on Tuesday night is likely to be a full-throated affair, as fringe candidates fight to gain traction before tougher debate qualifications kick in, while others seek a comeback moment, or to cement their "real" contender status. Current frontrunner Joe Biden will...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 25, 2019 - 5:00 am
( Connecting Vets ) - On the sixth and final episode of “To War and Back,” Marine Corps veterans Scott Huesing and Kirstie Ennis share their sources of inspiration , and Army veteran Boone Cutler shares a tool he created for veterans battling depression. The podcast is a RADIO.COM original ,...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 19, 2019 - 9:31 am
Taco Bell has released all of the hottest details about The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel & Resort. Now, not only can you line up for reservations, but you can get your mouth watering, too. According to a press release, the Taco Bell hotel will be offering Taco Bell favorites with the resort...
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July 18, 2019 - 2:00 pm
( WCBS 880 ) — A retired FDNY firefighter, who labored at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, has died, making him the 200th member of the department to succumb to World Trade Center attack-related illness. “It is almost incomprehensible that after losing 343 members...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 03, 2019 - 9:39 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Veteran Boone Cutler is recounting his time at Walter Reed Medical Center, where he was given drugs for his injuries that he said would change his life for the worse. In the third episode of “To War and Back,” journalist Phil Briggs dives right back into the stories of three...
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In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
September 14, 2018 - 9:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed Friday to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia investigation as he pleaded guilty to federal charges and avoided a second trial that could have exposed him to even greater punishment. The deal gives special counsel Robert...
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