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Md. office shooting survivors in critical condition

Survivors of Maryland office shooting in critical conditionRadee Prince shot five co-workers early Wednesday in Maryland, then drove to Delaware and shot an acquaintance
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  • 53 minutes ago
World

More conflicts loom after Islamic State defeat in Raqqa

More conflicts loom after Islamic State defeat in RaqqaThe downfall of a common enemy could open up cracks in temporary alliances created to fight the extremists
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  • 1 hour, 1 minute ago
Nation

Ex-cop convicted of killing daughter’s black boyfriend

Ex-cop convicted of killing daughter’s black boyfriendA white ex-Oklahoma cop was convicted of first-degree manslaughter in the off-duty fatal shooting of Jeremey Lake
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  • 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
NFL

NFL won't mandate players stand during national anthem

NFL won’t mandate players stand during national anthemThe commissioner and several owners said altering the language from “should stand” to “must stand” wasn’t discussed.
  • NFL
  • 2 hours, 52 minutes ago
World

Chinese president calls for ‘new era’ in speech

Chinese president calls for ‘new era’ in speechChinese President Xi Jinping urged a reinvigorated Communist Party to take a stronger role in society.
  • World
  • 11 hours, 53 minutes ago
Health

Gene tumor boards guide cancer care

Gene tumor boards guide cancer carePanels of experts analyze patient’s cancer genes and match treatments to mutations that seem to drive the disease
  • Health
  • 15 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

Houston area’s ‘Tourniquet Killer’ set to die

Houston area’s ‘Tourniquet Killer’ set to dieHouston’s “Tourniquet Killer,” because of the way he strangled his victims, was set for execution Wednesday evening.
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  • 16 hours, 40 minutes ago
Nation

Man sentenced for assault after dreaming wife cheated

Man sentenced for assault after dreaming wife cheatedA Penn. man who dreamed his wife was cheating on him then woke up and tried to strangle her gets 6 to 12 years
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  • 16 hours, 52 minutes ago
Politics

Sessions tells senators he urged Comey firing

Sessions tells senators he urged Comey firingDemocratic senators plan to press Jeff Sessions about his private communications with the president Wednesday
  • Politics
  • 17 hours, 22 minutes ago
Nation

Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care sign-up

Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care sign-upAmericans are grappling with unanswered questions about how “Obamacare” will function during the six-week sign-up period
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  • 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
Politics

Corporations to keep tax break lost by millions

Corporations to keep tax break lost by millionsMillions of Americans would lose a prized tax break under President Donald Trump’s sweeping revamp of the tax code
  • Politics
  • 18 hours, 17 minutes ago
Nation

Man convicted of plotting to behead blogger for IS

Man convicted of plotting to behead blogger for IS groupA man has been convicted of conspiring to support the Islamic State group with a plot to behead a conservative blogger
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  • 18 hours, 47 minutes ago
Science

Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to bees

Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging beesBees are drawn to the color blue, but it’s hard for flowers to make that color with pigment
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  • 19 hours, 27 minutes ago
Nation

1 dead after man gives boy, 3, gun to chase victim
Authorities say they have charged a man with murder after he gave a toddler a gun and told him to chase the victim

1 dead after man gives boy, 3, gun to chase victimAuthorities say they have charged a man with murder after he gave a toddler a gun and told him to chase the victim
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  • 20 hours, 3 minutes ago
Nation

Sandusky denied new trial on child sex abuse charges

Jerry Sandusky denied new trial on child sex abuse chargesSandusky’s hopes of getting a new trial are dashed after a judge declined to overturn his conviction for sexual abuse
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  • 20 hours, 9 minutes ago
Politics

Trump: US has ‘once in a lifetime opportunity’ on taxes

Trump: US faces ‘once in a lifetime opportunity’ on taxesTrump says, “a lot of people are liking” his plan, which still lacks specific legislation
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  • 20 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

IRS still enforcing Obama-era insurance mandate

IRS still enforcing Obama-era insurance mandateThe IRS says it will reject electronic returns for tax year 2017 that don’t specify if the taxpayer had health insurance
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  • 21 hours, 2 minutes ago
Nation

Crews douse fire at huge oil refinery near Los Angeles

Crews douse fire at huge oil refinery near Los AngelesChevron officials did not immediately comment Wednesday on the possible cause
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  • 22 hours, 4 minutes ago
Nation

Suspect arrested in Maryland office park shooting

Suspect arrested in Maryland office park shooting37-year-old Radee Labeeb Prince apprehended in Delaware
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  • 22 hours, 15 minutes ago
Nation

Tough housing market awaits California wildfire victims

Tough housing market awaits California wildfire victimsThousands who lost homes will have to find a new place to live in one of the toughest housing markets in the nation
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  • 22 hours, 30 minutes ago
Nation

For mean shelter cats, 2nd chance is a job chasing mice

For mean shelter cats, 2nd chance is a job chasing miceThe “Working Cats” program moves cats that were less-than-ideal pets into urban jobs as a sort of green pest control
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  • 22 hours, 35 minutes ago
World

Talk of ‘no deal’ Brexit rises as negotiations stall

Talk of ‘no deal’ Brexit rises as divorce negotiations stallOne question looms larger and larger: What if there is no deal?
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  • 23 hours, 3 minutes ago
Politics

Trump says Comey knew he was going to exonerate Clinton

Trump says Comey knew he was going to exonerate ClintonTrump is again tweeting about the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation
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  • 22 hours, 23 minutes ago
Politics

White House: VA’s Shulkin not a candidate for HHS sec

White House: VA’s Shulkin not a candidate for HHS secretaryShulkin has been cited in media reports as a leading contender to replace former HHS Secretary Tom Price
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  • 23 hours, 41 minutes ago
Nation

Judge: Travel ban ‘same maladies’ as previous version

Judge: Newest travel ban ‘same maladies’ as previous versionA federal judge in Maryland quickly followed suit with a similar ruling
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  • 1 day ago
World

Thousands march in Somalia as attack details emerge

Thousands march in Somali capital as attack details emergeSome in Somalia have called the bombing their 9/11, while asking why it hasn’t drawn global attention
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  • 1 day ago
Politics

GOP, Dems push health deal as Trump keeps distance

GOP, Dems push health deal as Trump keeps distanceA bipartisan Senate deal to curb the growth of health insurance premiums is reeling after Trump reversed course
  • Politics
  • 1 day ago
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