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'Even if it's all true': GOP Senate candidate questions if Kavanaugh allegations disqualify him

49 minutes ago   |   NBC News

"It's tragic...it should never happen in our society but, but, what if 36 years of a record where there's nothing like that again?" Rep. Kevin Cramer asked.
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PHeaST is PHS's Party of the Season

54 minutes ago   |   ABC

Join us for PHeaSt, an evening supporting the work of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
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Politicians, celebs educate potential LA voters on Voter Registration Day

1 hour ago   |   ABC

It's National Voter Registration Day and in an effort to get more people out to the voting booths on Election Day, some organizations found some creative ways.
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Backstage: Brexit consequences for EU's ICT policy

2 hours ago   |   Bruegel

The divorce of the UK from the European Union will have far-reaching consequences for all sectors, but what will be the balance of continuity and disruption in the sphere of...
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There Goes Hurricane Florence; Here Come the Disaster Myths

2 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Contrary to what we've been led to believe, people tend not to panic during emergencies, and looting is rarely widespread
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Kavanaugh says it was legal for seniors to drink when he was in high school, but Maryland's drinking age was raised to 21 when he was 17

Kavanaugh says it was legal for seniors to drink when he was in high school, but Maryland's drinking age was raised to 21 when he was 17

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Both women who have accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in high school and college say that he was intoxicated when the alleged incidents occurred. Kavanaugh addressed...
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‘He will save many lives:' Pit bull rescued from fighting ring to become K-9 officer

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

HONAKER, Va. - A 3-year-old dog named Dallas is among the first pit bulls ever rescued from a fighting ring to train as a police K-9. After about six weeks of training, Dallas...
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Advanced animal society thrives without males

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Termite colonies have been found to thrive and reproduce without males, new research from the University of Sydney reveals. The findings provide new evidence that males aren't...
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'Don't Mess with Nana' Livingston mayor who killed 12-foot gator gets a song

3 hours ago   |   ABC

"Don't let her snow-white hair fool you, don't ever mess around with great-granny Nana." The woman who took down a 580-pound gator now has a little ditty inspired by her.
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Love it? Hate it? 'Latinx' points to the future, writes author Ed Morales

5 hours ago   |   NBC News

“Latinx is a fascinating identity because it is futurist. It points to the future of how society could evolve," says Morales.
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World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United Nations

Audience members chuckled in response to the president's accomplishment claims. Read more ...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished at park

A massive search is underway in North Carolina, where a 6-year-old boy with autism vanished Saturday after going to a park with his dad. Read more ...

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

A woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant. Read more ...

Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will...

Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will 'kill' the fashion brand. Here's what the companies say will actually change

Michael Kors is buying Versace in a $2.12 billion deal, the companies announced on Tuesday. Many fans expressed concern that the deal would be the death of Versace's reputation... Read more ...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

Arby's parent company is acquiring American fast-food icon Sonic in a $2.3...

Arby's parent company is acquiring American fast-food icon Sonic in a $2.3 billion deal. We recently visited the burger chain for the first time - here's what it's like to eat there

Sonic is an American fast-food institution. On Tuesday, Arby's parent company Inspire Brands announced it would be acquiring Sonic in a $2.3 billion deal. While the Oklahoma... Read more ...

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

Engineers inspecting the wreckage of a public housing complex gutted by fire five days ago found a 74-year-old tenant inside, alive and well, on Monday. Read more ...

White House 'Open' to Hearing From Second Kavanaugh Accuser

White House 'Open' to Hearing From Second Kavanaugh Accuser

Ahead of Thursday's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing with Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the president is open to adding... Read more ...

Andrea Constand's statement letter made public during Cosby sentencing

Andrea Constand's statement letter made public during Cosby sentencing

The victim impact statement written by Andrea Constand - the woman who brought down Bill Cosby - was made public Tuesday, as the comedian was set to learn his fate for sexually... Read more ...

Abuducted Modesto 6-year-old found safe, Father in custody

Abuducted Modesto 6-year-old found safe, Father in custody

The 6-year-old boy who has taken from Modesto home Monday morning, sparking an Amber Alert, has been found safe in the Bay Area. Read more ...