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3 Officers Dead, 3 Hurt in Baton Rouge Shooting

Sunday, July 17, 2016

The shooting - which happened less than 1 mile from police headquarters - comes amid spiraling tensions across the city - and the country - between the black community and police.


Portugal Beats France 1-0 In Extra Time To Win 2016 UEFA Euro Cup

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Twelve years after losing to Greece in their last final appearance, Portugal raises the Euro Cup. The win came with a late strike from substitute Éder and with no Cristiano Ronaldo, due to injury.


Iraqi Officials Say 83 People Killed, 176 Wounded In 2 Baghdad Bombings

Saturday, July 02, 2016

The two separate Baghdad attacks come just over a week after Iraqi forces declared the city of Fallujah "fully liberated" from IS.


Gay Talese Won't Promote New Book Amid Credibility Questions

Friday, July 01, 2016

Talese told The Washington Post he should not have believed the subject of the book who allegedly spied on guests at a Colorado motel from the 1960s to the 1990s.

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Last Union Holdouts Reach Tentative Deal with NJ Transit

Saturday, June 25, 2016

United Transportation Union Local 60 and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers were the final two unions of an 11-member coalition to reach agreements with the agency


Texas Affirmative Action Plan Survives Supreme Court Review

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The University of Texas admissions program that takes account of race has survived another round at the Supreme Court.
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Obama Immigration Plan Blocked by 4-4 Tie at Supreme Court

Thursday, June 23, 2016

A tie vote sets no national precedent, but leaves in place the ruling by the lower court
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50 Killed in Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Authorities are looking into whether the attack was an act of domestic or international terror, and if the shooter acted alone.

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Creator Takes The Belmont Stakes In A Photo Finish

Saturday, June 11, 2016

The 3-year-old colt beat Destin by a nose, coming from behind down the stretch. It was the fourth time the Belmont was decided by a nose — the closest possible margin of victory.


President Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton as His Successor

Thursday, June 09, 2016

"I don't think there's ever been someone so qualified to hold this office."

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Court Rules NJ Cost of Living Payments Not Required

Thursday, June 09, 2016

The cost of living adjustments could have cost the state up to $17.5 million.

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Sanders Denounces Trump, But Says He'll Remain In Race

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Sanders said he will do everything in his power to make sure Donald Trump does not become the next president.


Prince's Death Adds to Opioid Epidemic's Grim Toll

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Prescription opioid overdoses reached nearly 19,000 in 2014, the highest number on record. Total opioid overdoses surpassed 29,000 that year when combined with heroin.


Golden State Beats Oklahoma City To Force A Game 7

Sunday, May 29, 2016

The Warriors claimed a 108-101 win, after the Thunder held the lead for most of Game 6 Saturday. The Warriors' Klay Thompson led with 41 points, including a postseason record-breaker of 11 3-pointers.


Suspect Arrested in Shooting Death of Cuomo Aide

Friday, May 27, 2016

Carey Gabay was 43 years old when he was killed during a party celebrating the West Indian Day Parade.


Trump Reaches Magic Number to Clinch GOP Nomination

Thursday, May 26, 2016

It takes 1,237 delegates to win the Republican nomination for president. Trump has reached 1,238.  

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Officer Acquitted in Freddie Gray Trial

Monday, May 23, 2016

A judge found Officer Edward Nero not guilty of misconduct in office and reckless endangerment. Nero was one of six Baltimore police officers charged in the case.


EgyptAir Flight Missing: What We Know So Far

Thursday, May 19, 2016

The plane fell 22,000 feet before it was lost. 


Trump Unveils List of His Top Supreme Court Picks

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Donald Trump has released a list of 11 potential Supreme Court justices he plans to vet to fill the seat of late Justice Antonin Scalia if he's elected to the White House.

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Using Bulldozers, NYPD Crushes 70 Motorcyles

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

The department has been cracking down on unlicensed drivers who operate ATVs, mini-bikes and motorcycles without helmets. 

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