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Official: 4 sent to hospital after N Carolina plane crashAuthorities say a small plane crashed at a central North Carolina airport, sending four people to the hospital
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Taylor Swift's father safe after fight with burglarTaylor Swift's father recently fought a burglar who broke into his $4 million Florida penthouse
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Florida could extend time for NCAA on student-athlete payFlorida lawmakers are slowing down a move to give college athletes the right to profit from endorsement deals
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Overnight Vandals Spray-Paint Plymouth RockVandals hit Plymouth Rock and nearby memorials with red paint overnight, but if they had a message to impart, authorities haven't figured it out yet. Most of the vandalism at the Massachusetts landmarks was indecipherable, but the vandals did paint "508" and "MOF" legibly, reports USA Today . The area code...
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'True Grit' novelist Charles Portis dies at age 86One of the country's most revered novelists has died
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Vandals cover Plymouth Rock in red graffitiPolice are investigating a vandalism spree that left the famous Plymouth Rock covered in graffiti
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Trump Toasts, Teases Stephen Miller at His WeddingWhite House senior adviser Stephen Miller's relationship has made headlines before, but now instead of " dating Stephen Miller ," Katie Waldman—Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary—has married Stephen Miller, the New York Post reports. The two wed Sunday night at DC's Trump International Hotel as President Trump and first...
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AOC Facing 13 Challengers in Re-Election CampaignAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez will not exactly cruise uncontested to re-election. The first-term Democratic congresswoman, who kicked off her re-election campaign in Queens Saturday while remarking that she "would never begrudge anyone trying to run in a primary," is facing 13 challengers—and five of them are from her own party. AOC,...
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FILE - In this Jan.6, 2017 file photo real estate heir Robert Durst is wheeled into a courtroom in a Los Angeles Superior Court Airport Branch in Los Angeles. Durst faces trial in the slaying of his best friend 20 years ago. Jury selection begins Wednesday, Jan.19, 2020, in Los Angeles.  (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool,File)
Eccentric millionaire Durst faces trial in friend's killingNew York real estate heir Robert Durst faces trial in the slaying of his best friend 20 years ago
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More Bad News for a Longtime RetailerFirst came news early in the year that Pier 1 Imports was shuttering almost half of its stores . Now comes the not-so-surprising follow-up: The Texas-based retailer filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, reports the Wall Street Journal . Nine straight quarters of declining store sales will do that to a company,...
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In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, photograph, from left, Stephanie Cain, Matthew McAllister, Janell Schafer, Kelly Taylor and Yeri Kim, members of the Colorado Digital Service, are shown outside the State Capitol in downtown Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Tech-starved government seeks industry's best, brightestUncle Sam Wants You, techies: A SWAT team of geeks called the U.S. Digital Service wants talented coders, programmers and software engineers to serve paid Peace Corps-style tours of duty in Washington
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Mom Calls 911 When Newborn Needs FormulaWhen a Utah mom of five discovered, at 2am while her husband was out of town, that she couldn't breastfeed her hungry newborn, she called 911—and police delivered, literally. Shannon Bird tells KSL-TV that she first called her husband upon discovering that her breast milk had apparently dried up...
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