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An American Airlines passenger died after a flight during which a doctor allegedly asked crew for an emergency landing three times

An American Airlines passenger died after a flight during which a doctor allegedly asked crew for an emergency landing three times

1 minute ago   |   Business Insider

American Airlines passenger Brittany Oswell died after a flight on which she suffered an embolism and went into cardiac arrest, according to a wrongful death lawsuit filed...
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How John Moore's Brilliant US-Mexico Border Photos Also Migrate

How John Moore's Brilliant US-Mexico Border Photos Also Migrate

1 minute ago   |   BAG news Notes

Let's start with the obvious. John Moore's photographs of the U.S.-Mexican Border-featured in his new book, Undocumented , on PBS , Instagram , and the New York Times -are...
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PHT 2018 Stanley Cup Playoff Roundtable: Slowing the Sharks, X-factors

7 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Four questions as we enter the second round.
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GM bucks the odds and saves its South Korean division

GM bucks the odds and saves its South Korean division

21 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

GM will remain in South Korea, heading off prospects of a bankruptcy filing. GM will infuse GM Korea with $3.6 billion in new funding. An agreement with labor unions was...
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'The Ultimate Fighter 27' blog, Episode 2: Superman unplugs The Matrix

37 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie

Kicking off the featherweight fights, from Team Miocic we have Kyler Phillips , and representing Team Cormier is Brad Katona. These two guys, in my opinion, are both UFC...
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‘Unique in the world': Fossil footprints show a human chasing an extinct giant sloth

‘Unique in the world': Fossil footprints show a human chasing an extinct giant sloth

40 minutes ago   |   National Post

Each year 500,000 people visit New Mexico's White Sands National Monument to hike and frolic among gypsum dunes. Aside from the tourists, few animals in the region get much...
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Canadian pair prepares for playoff round at world mixed doubles curling championship

40 minutes ago   |   National Post

Canada's Laura Crocker and Kirk Muyres lost their final round-robin game at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Ostersund, Sweden, on Thursday, but had already...
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Victim of Jerry Richardson's Misconduct Writes Letter to NFL, Bob McNair, More

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

One of the victims alleging sexual harassment against Jerry Richardson wrote an open letter to the Carolina Panthers owner, the NFL , Houston Texans owner Bob McNair and more...
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Leave Victoria's ‘raw sewage' alone, Alberta

Leave Victoria's ‘raw sewage' alone, Alberta

1 hour ago   |   National Post

As B.C. continues to stand in the way of the Trans Mountain expansion, it has recently become very popular for Albertans to call out the province's “hypocrisy” of standing up...
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22-year-old charged with DWI after hitting bicyclist in SE Houston

1 hour ago   |   ABC

A 22-year-old woman has been charged with driving while intoxicated after hitting a bicyclist Wednesday night in southeast Houston, police said.
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Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as secretary of state

Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as secretary of state

The CIA director will become the nation's top diplomat with major international concerns awaiting him. Read more ...

Suspected subway shover in ‘MAGA' hat arrested

Suspected subway shover in ‘MAGA' hat arrested

Cop have busted the “Make America Great Again” hat-wearing thug who shoved a a Hispanic man onto the subway tracks at Union Square, police sources said. Willie Ames was nabbed... Read more ...

VA secretary nominee Ronny Jackson withdraws, citing distraction over 'false...

VA secretary nominee Ronny Jackson withdraws, citing distraction over 'false allegations'

The White House doctor said the circumstances surrounding his nomination were becoming too big of a distraction. Read more ...

Police: Baby died after getting tangled in blind cord at unlicensed day care

Police: Baby died after getting tangled in blind cord at unlicensed day care

Investigators say the 1-year-old boy suffocated after becoming entangled in chords attached to window blinds. Read more ...

Trump calls Russia probe a 'disgrace'; says Comey is ‘guilty of crimes' in...

Trump calls Russia probe a 'disgrace'; says Comey is ‘guilty of crimes' in new interview

President Donald Trump took to morning TV to blast Robert Mueller's Russia probe and former FBI Director James Comey Thursday. Read more ...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby found guilty on all three counts of aggravated indecent...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby found guilty on all three counts of aggravated indecent assault

On Thursday afternoon, Bill Cosby, once among the most beloved and influential celebrities in American pop culture, was found guilty of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea... Read more ...

Prince Harry has asked his brother William to be his best man

Prince Harry has asked his brother William to be his best man

Prince Harry has asked his brother William to be his best man at his wedding to Meghan Markle. The royal wedding will happen on Saturday May 19 at midday UK time. Kensington... Read more ...

EPA chief faces Capitol Hill grilling over ethical missteps

EPA chief faces Capitol Hill grilling over ethical missteps

Pruitt is scheduled to testify Thursday about his agency's budget in back-to-back hearings before two House subcommittees. Read more ...

Bill To Protect Mueller Investigation Approved By Senate Judiciary Committee

Bill To Protect Mueller Investigation Approved By Senate Judiciary Committee

While the bill lacks support from GOP leaders in the House and Senate, it's intended to send a message to President Trump to avoid interfering with special counsel Robert... Read more ...

Josh Allen apologizes for offensive tweets sent in 2012-13

Josh Allen apologizes for offensive tweets sent in 2012-13

ARLINGTON, Texas - Former Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen has apologized for a series of offensive tweets he sent while in high school. Read more ...