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Sandy Hook Promise releases new PSA about the response to school shootings

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RNC caught in lie on Roy Moore support

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Trump slammed for throwing insults at the media in the wake of attempted terror attack in NYC

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13 Great Gifts For The Ultimate Host Or Hostess

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Mario Batali Advocated Doing 'The Right Thing' Weeks Before Being Accused Of Misconduct

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Who is New York subway bomber suspect Akayed Ullah?

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Charles Jenkins, American Held By North Korea For 40 Years After Defection, Dies At 77

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The Latest: Putin criticizes US move on Jerusalem

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Akayed Ullah: New York terror suspect named as 27-year-old

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Quality of fake 'supernotes' found in Seoul fan suspicions that North Korea is forging $100 bills

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Dying polar bear roams iceless land for food in 'soul-crushing' video

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Los Angeles subway work uncovers array of Ice Age fossils

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Tasmanian tiger doomed long before humans came along

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U.S. judge warns of mistrial in Nevada rancher Bundy's trial

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Opioid crisis strains foster system as kids pried from homes

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RNC caught in lie on Roy Moore support

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Trump slammed for throwing insults at the media in the wake of attempted terror attack in NYC

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Daredevil 'Rooftopper' Plunges To His Death From Chinese High Rise

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Mario Batali Advocated Doing 'The Right Thing' Weeks Before Being Accused Of Misconduct

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Who is New York subway bomber suspect Akayed Ullah?

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Racial dispute at beloved bakery roils liberal college town

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Charles Jenkins, American Held By North Korea For 40 Years After Defection, Dies At 77

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The Latest: Putin criticizes US move on Jerusalem

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Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone

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Trump denies 4- to 8-hour TV habit: ‘I seldom, if ever, watch CNN or MSNBC’

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Meghan Markle's former Toronto rental hits the market

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Ellen DeGeneres Evacuates Her Pets As California Fire Bears Down

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Akayed Ullah: New York terror suspect named as 27-year-old

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Supreme Court's Wedding Cake Case Isn't About Faith, Religious Leaders Warn

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Russia’s Su-57 Stealth Fighter Is Destined to Fail

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Alabama Sen. Shelby Didn't Vote For Roy Moore. Now Moore's Supporters Hate Him.

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Mario Batali Advocated Doing 'The Right Thing' Weeks Before Being Accused Of Misconduct

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Opioid crisis strains foster system as kids pried from homes

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