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  • macys thanksgiving day parade

    2 hours ago

    Balloons Fill the Air at 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Balloons Fill the Air at 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off Thursday with soaring balloons and high-stepping bands as police went all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots. With new...

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  • Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017

    1 in 3 Americans Dreads Political Talk at Thanksgiving: Poll

    1 in 3 Americans Dreads Political Talk at Thanksgiving: Poll

    Bring on the turkey — but maybe hold the politics. Thanksgiving is Glenn Rogers' favorite holiday, when people gather around the table and talk about things to celebrate from the past year. But Donald...

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  • Sexual assault

    Thursday, Nov 23, 2017

    Democrats Also Juggling Politics of Sexual Predation

    Democrats Also Juggling Politics of Sexual Predation

    Democrats have been quick to support the "me too" chorus of women — and some men — who have stepped up to allege sexual misconduct and name names. But now "me too" stains the Democrats, too, putting them in...

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  • Net Neutrality

    6 hours ago

    What Happens Once 'Net Neutrality' Rules Bite the Dust?

    What Happens Once 'Net Neutrality' Rules Bite the Dust?

    The Federal Communications Commission formally released a draft of its plan to kill net-neutrality rules , which equalized access to the internet and prevented broadband providers from favoring their own apps...

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  • Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017

    Sessions Orders Review of Background Check System for Guns

    Sessions Orders Review of Background Check System for Guns

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered a review of how well the national gun background check system is working, a response to the deadly shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, NBC News reported. Sessions...

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  • Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017

    Trump on Ala. Senate Race: ‘We Don’t Need a Liberal’

    Trump on Ala. Senate Race: ‘We Don’t Need a Liberal’

    As President Donald Trump departed the White House Tuesday, he stopped to speak with reporters about the ongoing Roy Moore controversy.

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  • US Navy

    Thursday, Nov 23, 2017

    US Navy Plane With 11 Aboard Crashes Into Pacific; 3 Missing

    US Navy Plane With 11 Aboard Crashes Into Pacific; 3 Missing

    U.S. and Japanese ships and aircraft searched in the Philippine Sea on Thursday for three sailors missing since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed a day earlier. Eight people were rescued about 40 minutes after...

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  • Argentina

    8 minutes ago

    Sound Heard in Argentine Sub Search Comes From Explosion

    Sound Heard in Argentine Sub Search Comes From Explosion

    Argentina's navy announced Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion — an ominous development that prompted relatives of the 44 crew members to...

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  • joe barton

    15 minutes ago

    Rep. Barton Apologizes, May Be a Victim of 'Revenge Porn'

    Rep. Barton Apologizes, May Be a Victim of 'Revenge Porn'

    U.S. Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas, 6th District) told a woman that he would complain to U.S. Capitol Police if sexually explicit photographs of him and other material from their relationship were to be exposed...

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  • Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017

    Laws Stymie Efforts to Trace Guns Used in Crimes

    Laws Stymie Efforts to Trace Guns Used in Crimes

    How easily a stolen gun can be matched to one used in a crime depends on laws that can either speed or impede the trace. Making the job easier: mandatory reporting of lost or stolen guns and background checks...

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