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Residents evacuate areas of Cedar Rapids ahead of flooding

It's important for your safety and also important for the safety of the emergency personnel. Schools will remain closed until Wednesday, t...

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9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer

Houston Fire Department issued an order to shelter in place while they searched the premises of the Oaks at West University apartment complex. ...

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Funeral held for unarmed man shot by Tulsa officer

Demonstrators in Oklahoma marched to the Tulsa County courthouse and rallied on Saturday afternoon before a funeral for the unarmed black man wh...

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Staffer: I told defendant mayor wouldn't endorse Christie

Christie has denied any knowledge of the plot. Wildstein said of Kelly: "I viewed Ms. Kelly as my boss". Wildstein portrayed himself and Chris...

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In about-face, Cruz says he'll vote for Trump

Cruz finished second to Trump in a bitter primary and for months balked in offering support, despite his previous pledge to endorse the eventu...

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Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

A short time later, Officer Vinson saw Scott hold a gun up. A separate video reportedly shot by Scott's wife includes audio of police demanding ...

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Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump

Friends, conservative warriors, we may not like it, but that's a clear endorsement. "We can go through the fact that he has made some statements...

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Witness Says Bridge Authority Used for Politics

David Wildstein, center, arrives at Martin Luther King Jr. For starters, Port Authority Executive Director Pat Foye acknowledged for the first...

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Clinton to visit Charlotte on Sunday

Clinton had announced a Sunday morning visit, likely to an African American church, after her campaign conferred earlier Friday with city offici...

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Devils use late interceptions to beat Bears 51-41

They did not have one in the second half (25 yards), and control shifted to ASU. Even after having an interception called back because of an off...

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Former Cuomo Aide, 7 Others Charged in Corruption Scheme by U.S.

Joe Percoco , when he was a top aide to Governor Cuomo, before he became an executive at MSG. Percoco also worked for Cuomo's father, Gov. Ma...

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Cuomo: Corruption allegations 'reprehensible'

Attorney for the Southern District of NY. "I think the complaint spoke for itself and the U.S. Attorney said that basically that", he said. ...

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In dramatic reversal, Cruz to vote for Trump

She is winning because voters trust her more than Trump to handle immigration , fight terrorism and manage the nation's economy, and think sh...

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Midnight curfew imposed in Charlotte; protester wounded Wednesday dies

And on Thursday, Falby said watching his wife's livestream convinced him to join the hundreds who marched for hours in the middle of the city....

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Brad Pitt Not Under Investigation For Child Abuse Allegations — LAPD

There are no current investigations into Pitt , she added . An incident involving Brad Pitt being "out of control" on a tarmac after a fli...

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US states sue to block expansion of overtime pay law

Attorneys general in Texas and Nevada filed their lawsuit on behalf of their states and 19 others, arguing the Labor Department rule violates ...

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Legendary playwright Edward Albee dead at 88

Albee shocked audiences in 1962, when Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? opened on Broadway. Born March 12, 1928, Albee was the adopted son of ...

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Mike Pence, Trump children campaigning in Colorado

VP nominee Mike Pence spoke in Colorado Springs to a group of pastors and supporters during a town hall. "Character matters to the presidenc...

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NY attorney general 'inquiring into' Trump Foundation

The timing of the Bondi donation was also questioned because it came as her office was looking into whether to join NY and several other states ...

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Anthony Weiner Under Federal, NYPD Investigation After Allegedly Sexting With Minor

On Wednesday, the Daily Mail reported that Weiner sent a 15-year-old girl text messages over the course of months. According to the Daily M...

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Bomb suspect vowed 'death to your oppression,' feds say

Rahami was arrested not far from Elizabeth, where his family lived above their storefront First American Fried Chicken restaurant. The White H...

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Playwright Edward Albee dies at 88

Albee was proclaimed the playwright of his generation after his blistering "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opened on Broadway in 1962. The d...

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Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men

It wasn't enough to save his life. Crutcher, an unarmed 40-year old Black man, was shot with his hands up, according to video. The killing was c...

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Phoenix wants access to cell phone alert system

Rahami-who has since been detained in New Jersey-was wanted at the time the message was sent in connection with Saturday's bombings in NY an...

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No. 19 Florida QB Del Rio ruled out vs 14th-ranked Tennessee

Del Rio has completed 62 of 101 passes for 762 yards and six touchdowns with two interceptions. "I've played in the big stadiums before", App...

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Ivy Tech hosting Sept. 28 event for former ITT students

Under Secretary of Education Ted Mitchell said in a media call Monday. "Here at the Department we won't stop working to ensure ITT students re...

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Clinton says Trump gives 'aid, comfort' to ISIS recruiters

A prominent member of the Kennedy family says former Republican President George H.W. Bush told her that he plans to vote for Democrat Hillary C...

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Dozens Seek Water Testing After Florida Fertilizer Plant Leak

Protesters said they have been drinking bottled water for the past few days. The aquifer is the state's main source of drinking water. One of ...

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Defense: Govt witness in bridge trial is a liar

Prosecutors say the two caused traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge that plunged Fort Lee into four days of gridlock. In U.S. Federal ...

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More than 800 immigrants awaiting deportation were mistakenly granted citizenship

There's no reason we should believe any of this is accidental. And the department has promised to go back and take another look at the hundred...

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Governor to meet with mayor after mall attack

Local activists also identified Dahir Adan as Somali. On Sunday, the Associated Press reported an Islamic State-run news agency called Ras...

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Pence, Kaine joust over Trump's comment about bodyguards

Trump has made the point Pence described several times before, without causing an outcry. "Disarm immediately", Trump said . "What they were ...

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Air Force Base Wildfire Postpones Hi-Res Satellite Launch

Seda said there is no estimated containment date for the fire that started near Arguello and Santa Ynez Ridge roads about 5:20 p.m. Saturday and...

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Moment Robot Detonates Pipe Bomb in Elizabeth, NJ

An explosive device left near a train station in Elizabeth, blew up earlier on Monday when a bomb squad robot cut a wire on the mechanism, one o...

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Green Day's tour kickoff in St. Louis is postponed

The cancellation comes because several band members and some crew members came down with an illness. They wrote in a statement about how sad...

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