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Hurricane Michael
AP Photo/Gerald Herbert
October 15, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Upon touring the damage in several towns along Florida's Panhandle, Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Brock Long called the destruction left by Hurricane Michael some of the worst he's ever seen.
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Choate Rosemary Hall
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October 13, 2018 - 5:39 pm
A prestigious Connecticut boarding school has released a new report that accuses three more adults of sexual misconduct involving students.
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Andrew Brunson
AP Photo/Emre Tazegul
October 13, 2018 - 3:42 pm
President Donald Trump welcomed American pastor Andrew Brunson to the Oval Office on Saturday, celebrating his release from nearly two years of confinement in Turkey that had sparked a diplomatic row with a key ally and outcry from U.S. evangelical groups.
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FILE - In this July 1, 2016, file photo, Mega Millions lottery tickets rest on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. A lucky player could soon overcome remarkably bad odds to win the ninth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history. Numbers will be drawn Friday night, Oct. 12, 2018 for a chance at the estimated $548 million Mega Millions prize. The jackpot has been growing since July, when a group of California office workers won $543 million. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
October 13, 2018 - 1:09 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, meaning the jackpot climbs to $654 million. Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $548 million grand prize. The numbers were 4, 24, 46, 61, 70 and...
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In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump pauses as she speaks to media during a visit to the historical Giza Pyramids site near Cairo, Egypt. First lady Melania Trump says she thinks she’s among the most bullied people in the world and there are people in the White House she and President Donald Trump can’t trust. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
October 12, 2018 - 10:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump says she loves President Donald Trump and has "much more important things to think about" than allegations he cheated on her with a porn star, a Playboy Playmate or anyone else. Mrs. Trump, who was interviewed by ABC while touring Africa last week, said people are...
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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October 12, 2018 - 5:56 pm
The apparent murder of Washington-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi has raised concerns about the role of the Saudi government.
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Andrew Brunson
AP Photo/Emre Tazegul
October 12, 2018 - 5:04 pm
A Turkish court on Friday convicted an American pastor of terror links but released him from house arrest and allowed him to leave the country, removing a major irritant in fraught ties between two NATO allies that still disagree on a host of other issues.
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Wall Street
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
October 12, 2018 - 3:45 pm
The stock market rallied Friday after a six-day losing streak.
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Tequila
Dreamstime
October 11, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The tequila market is booming, but will it last?
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Jamal Khashoggi
AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File
October 11, 2018 - 2:32 pm
President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is being "very tough" as it looks into a Saudi writer missing and feared murdered in Istanbul, adding "we have investigators over there and we're working with Turkey" and with Saudi Arabia.
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