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‘A Wrestler Never Dies,' Afghans Say. After Bombing, Their Stories Live

31 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The Islamic State killed as many as 30 Afghan wrestlers in a suicide bombing at their gym. The survivors blame the government, too. Now they are rebuilding.
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Grassley in firing line on Kavanaugh assault allegation

35 minutes ago   |   Politico

Sen. Chuck Grassley has cultivated a decadeslong reputation for protecting whistleblowers and fighting for government transparency. Now he's plunging into the harrowing task of...
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Supreme Court speaks out against formal approach in trials over extremist internet reposts

36 minutes ago   |   RT

The Russian Supreme Court recommends that judges, who preside over trials concerning internet reposts of extremist material, estimate the suspects' level of threat to society...
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Iran Deal 2.0? US seeks to force Tehran into new ‘treaty' with threats of ‘stronger measures'

7 hours ago   |   RT

Months after unilaterally tearing up the internationally recognized Iran deal, the US is looking to cut a “new treaty” with the Islamic Republic. But will Iran accept? And can...
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NYPD cop sentenced to 4 years for drug-running operation

NYPD cop sentenced to 4 years for drug-running operation

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

An NYPD cop busted for running drugs in the Bronx last year was sentenced to four years in a federal clink Wednesday for his shady dealings, which also included counterfeiting...
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Elizabeth Smart says kidnapper's release from prison won't 'stop me from living'

8 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

A woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart and stood by as the Utah girl was sexually assaulted was released from prison Wednesday amid concerns that she remains a threat 15...
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Here's the latest threat to the health care law

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

The suit argues that when Congress eliminated the mandate, it made the law unconstitutional
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A GoFundMe for Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford's Private Security Met Its Goal in Just Hours

11 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   5 articles

Christine Blasey Ford is a research psychology professor at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif. She is also the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of...
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Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts

12 hours ago   |   National Post

SPANGLE, Wash. - In the aptly named Harvester Restaurant, wheat farmer Roy Dube makes clear he's no fan of President Donald Trump's trade policy. “We get him elected into...
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Retailer Big 5 to pay $165K to employee over racial slurs

12 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

A man who endured death threats and racial slurs while working in a Big 5 store in Oak Harbor on Whidbey Island will receive $165,000 in a settlement that also...
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Report: Maroon 5 to headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show

Report: Maroon 5 to headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show

The band's latest hit is this summer's "I Like It" with Cardi B. Read more ...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes from game machine

Witnesses recorded video as a man, later identified as a teacher, used his child to steal prizes out of a machine, police said. Read more ...

High school football player barred from team because of homelessness

High school football player barred from team because of homelessness

A youth shelter has offered the 18-year-old a place to live after learning about his story. Read more ...

Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Two people died in the armed robbery that yielded $875. Read more ...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office building near Madison

Police were called to a commercial building after receiving multiple reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. ET. Read more ...

Recycled wizarding world in Gambrills backyard raises funds for Florence victims

Recycled wizarding world in Gambrills backyard raises funds for Florence victims

In a unique way of turning trash into treasure, Harry Potter superfans in Anne Arundel County have recreated part of the movies' set for their children to enjoy, and it's quite... Read more ...

2 women in sheriff's van drown in rising Florence floodwaters

2 women in sheriff's van drown in rising Florence floodwaters

Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff's department van was swept away in rising floodwaters, according to authorities. Read more ...

Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

A new poll finds that men and women - particularly within the Republican party - differ greatly on why more women haven't been elected to office, or even whether there are... Read more ...

Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

The Missouri Democrat, facing a tough re-election battle, says her decision is not based on recent allegations of sexual misconduct against the nominee, but on other issues... Read more ...

Investigation Into Dallas Mavericks Reveals Sexual Misconduct Over 20 Years

Investigation Into Dallas Mavericks Reveals Sexual Misconduct Over 20 Years

Owner Mark Cuban has agreed to contribute $10 million to women's causes following a workplace investigation of the Dallas Mavericks. Read more ...