Camila Domonoske

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White House Proposal Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards, No Exception For California

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Government agencies have released a proposal to freeze fuel economy and emissions requirements for six years. The proposed rules would also block California from setting its own, higher standards.

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The Swedish Job: Daring Thieves Steal Royal Jewels, Escape On Motorboat

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Two crowns and an orb, dating to the 17th century, were stolen from a cathedral in Sweden on Tuesday. The perpetrators of the heist were at large after fleeing the scene on bicycles and by boat.

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D.C. Couple Killed In Tajikistan Attack Were Biking Around The World Together

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Jay Austin and Lauren Geoghegan had spent just more than a year on the road. They kept a detailed blog, writing at one point, "By and large, humans are kind ... Generous and wonderful and kind."

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Iran Is Unenthusiastic After President Trump Suggests A Meeting

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The leaders of the U.S. and Iran haven't met in person since before the Islamic Revolution in 1979. Trump says he's ready to sit down; Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hasn't expressed any interest.

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Former FEMA Personnel Chief Accused Of Harassment

Monday, July 30, 2018

The recently resigned head of human resources at the Federal Emergency Management Agency has been accused of hiring women as potential sexual partners for his friends, The Washington Post reports.

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TSA's 'Quiet Skies' Program Tracks, Observes Travelers In The Air

Monday, July 30, 2018

Some U.S. citizens have been trailed during their flights by undercover air marshals who take detailed notes on their behavior. The program was first reported on by The Boston Globe.

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Britain's Big Butterfly Count Begins, With David Attenborough Leading The Charge

Friday, July 20, 2018

For the next three weeks, citizen volunteers in the United Kingdom will be tallying the painted ladies, peacocks and brimstones they see, to help create a nationwide count — and soothe their souls.

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9 Of Those Killed In Duck Boat Capsizing Were Related

Friday, July 20, 2018

The amphibious craft carrying 31 people sank on a Missouri lake during a severe storm. Seventeen people were killed. Divers worked through the night on rescue and recovery operations.

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NFL, Players Agree To Temporarily Halt Enforcement Of Anthem Protest Rules

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have agreed to temporarily suspend enforcement of new rules requiring players to stand during the national anthem while discussions on the policy continue.

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Washington, D.C., Is Counting All Its Cats. It Will Take 3 Years And $1.5 Million

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The nation's capital has a cat problem. And the first step toward fixing it, apparently, is to quantify it.

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California Supreme Court Squashes Bid To Split State Into Three

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The court ruled that the proposal to divide California can't be placed on the November ballot. A venture capitalist has spent years arguing the state would be better off as several smaller states.

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Commercial Plane Flies From Ethiopia To Eritrea For First Time In 20 Years

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

After two decades of deadly conflict, the neighboring countries are rapidly reconciling. Demand was huge for the historic commercial flight, which was marked with champagne and roses.

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EU Hits Google With $5 Billion Fine For Pushing Apps On Android Users

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The European Commission found that the tech giant broke EU antitrust rules by requiring manufacturers to pre-install the Google and Chrome apps. Google plans to appeal the record fine.

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Former Equestrian Says She Sprayed Pig's Blood In Lover's Home As Revenge For Affair

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

In May, Lizzie Purbrick discovered her beau, a member of the British Parliament, was cheating. With the help of a butcher, she struck back. Now she's been sentenced to community service.

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MGM Files Lawsuits Denying Liability Over Las Vegas Shooting

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

In October 2017, a gunman fired from his room at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, killing 58 people and injuring hundreds. Now MGM, which owns the hotel, is asking the courts to declare it not liable.

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Ecuador Builds Pyramid Of Roses In Attempt To Set A World Record

Monday, July 16, 2018

Half a million flowers went into the structure, which is a replica of a pre-Incan pyramid.

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Architect Unveils Design For Emanuel AME Church Memorial

Monday, July 16, 2018

The memorial honors the nine worshippers murdered by a white supremacist at the church in Charleston, S.C., in June 2015. It is designed by the architect behind the Sept. 11 memorial in New York City.

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In Ireland, Drought And A Drone Revealed The Outline Of An Ancient Henge

Friday, July 13, 2018

As crops get thirsty in Ireland, some plants are faring better than others. Aerial photos show a pattern in crop growth near Newgrange, believed to be the footprint of a previously unknown henge.

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Video Shows 6-Year-Old Girl Heard On ProPublica Tape Reunited With Mother

Friday, July 13, 2018

After being separated from her mother, Alison Jimena Valencia Madrid asked authorities to call her aunt — she had memorized the number. Now ProPublica has published video of her back with her mom.

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Justice Department Reopens Emmett Till Murder Investigation

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Till, a black 14-year-old, was killed in Mississippi in 1955, and two white suspects were acquitted by an all-white jury. The men later confessed to the killings. No other suspect was charged.

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