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New Orleans begins removing Confederate monuments

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:21:46 -0400

The city is the latest Southern jurisdiction to remove what some say are symbols of racism.


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Mega Millions ticket to increase to $2

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:57:27 -0400

Mega Millions tickets will increase from $1 to $2 and the odds of winning will decrease.


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Firefighter makes 'once-in-a-lifetime' catch, saves baby

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:38:36 -0400

'Hopefully, ... I don't have to ever do that again. We don't train for it.' said Eric "Bo" Merritt, a firefighter in Knoxville, Tenn.


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Final bow for beloved 600-year-old tree

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:31:18 -0400

A white oak tree that has watched over a New Jersey community and a church for hundreds of years began its final bow Monday as crews began its removal and residents fondly remembered the remarkable piece of natural history. (April 24)


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Holocaust survivors hail Allianz golf deal end

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:29:40 -0400

Holocaust survivors say termination of German insurance giant Allianz's sponsorship of a Florida golf tournament may boost their efforts to collect some $2.5 billion in World War II-era Jewish policies. (April 24)


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Holocaust Museum opens research center to public

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:48:11 -0400

Holocaust survivors on Monday marked the annual memorial day for the 6 million Jews killed by Nazi Germany during World War II by attending the official opening of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s new conservation and research center. (April 24)


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Judge declares mistrial in Bundy Ranch case

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:46:46 -0400

The case will be retried, will delay the trial of Cliven Bundy and other standoff leaders.


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Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett explores his country side

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:30:18 -0400

Chris Shiflett, longtime guitarist for arena rock band Foo Fighters, explains how he’s a fan of both punk rock and California country music, which he explores on his new solo record “West Coast Town.” (April 24)


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Prosecutors: Inmate's water cut off for 7 days before he died

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:59:48 -0400

Terrill Thomas, 38, of Milwaukee slowly died of dehydration but was too mentally unstable to ask for help, they say.


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Trump: UN underperforming, but has potential

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:52:31 -0400

President Trump told United Nations officials visiting the White House Monday that the UN has not been solving the urgent problems around the world. But he says he sees 'fantastic potential and fantastic things ahead' for the UN. (April 24)


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Global warming blamed for record-breaking weather worldwide, scientists say

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:50:33 -0400

After an unusually intense heat wave, flood or drought, questions inevitably arise about whether human-caused climate change played a role.


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Caitlyn Jenner reveals thoughts of suicide

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:23:11 -0400

Caitlyn Jenner writes in her new book, 'The Secrets of My Life,' about thoughts of suicide while she was relentlessly pursued by paparazzi. (April 24)


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Caitlyn Jenner's new book isn't political

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:36:15 -0400

Caitlyn Jenner's new book 'The Secrets of My Life,' out this week, only briefly addresses her political views. (April 24)


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Dashcam video captures 4-year-old's fall off bus

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:16:18 -0400

A 4-year-old girl fell through the open back door of a moving church bus onto an Arkansas state highway, but was rescued from the road by a volunteer firefighter who happened to be driving behind. (April 24)


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Obama: Listening key in current political climate

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:15:27 -0400

Former President Barack Obama says listening is key in today's political climate. 'Initial instinct is to tell people what they should be interested in,' said Obama, instead of listening what they are interested in. (April 24)


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Secret Life of Muslims: Sebastian Robins and Mona Haydar

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:04:29 -0400

This couple devised a plan to combat the Islamophobia backlash in their community by offering free coffee and donuts.


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Secret Life of Muslims: Reza Aslan

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:20:04 -0400

Reza Aslan, a scholar of religions, shares why he believes we need more positive Muslim portrayals in pop culture.


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Jenner: It's 'tough for a parent' of a trans child

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:00:10 -0400

Caitlyn Jenner believes if her father were still alive he would likely not understand her being transgender. (April 24)


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Girl clings to bus door before dropping onto busy road

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:52:16 -0400

Ryan Ciampoli is a trained EMT and his dashcam shows the moment a little girl fell out the back door of a bus before slamming onto the busy highway. He quickly came to her rescue and thinks she should walk away from this with just a mouth injury.


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12 years after mass murder, jury to decide if suspect is guilty

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:29:30 -0400

Six people — four of them children — were killed June 24, 2005, on La Mesa Street in Yuma, Ariz.


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As executions loom, Supreme Court splits on mental health claims

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:10:38 -0400

The high court may side with an Alabama death row inmate, which could help two in Arkansas.


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The hard truths about infertility

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:21:25 -0400

The psychology of infertility: A journey to parenthood through adoption, IVF and surrogacy


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Jenner: 'Ellen' interview was taken out of context

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:20:22 -0400

Caitlyn Jenner says her interview with Ellen DeGeneres shortly after coming out as trans was taken out of context, and she does support gay marriage. (April 24)


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'I picked up daddy's hand, and it just fell,' said 3-year-old after he found murdered father

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:45:35 -0400

A year after 8 Rhoden family members were killed in rural Pike County, Ohio, authorities have arrested no one and say they still need information from the public.


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