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U.N. Report Says Massacres In Congo Might Constitute Crimes Against Humanity

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A United Nations investigation finds at least 535 men, women and children were killed in December amid a conflict between the Banunu and Batende communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Honda Recalls 1.1 Million Vehicles After Air Bag Injures Driver

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The defective air bag inflators are supplied by Takata, an auto parts maker that is already part of the largest automotive recall in U.S. history.

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A Week Late, Nigeria's Election Unfolds

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Vote-counting has started in the much-anticipated election, a week after it was postponed by officials who blamed logistical challenges. Candidates include incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Venezuelan President Breaks Ties With Colombia Amidst Deadly Aid Crisis

Saturday, February 23, 2019

At least four people have been killed as protesters and security forces clashed over efforts to bring humanitarian aid into Venezuela against the orders of President Nicolás Maduro.

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'I Figured It Was Going To Be A Horrible Death, And It Probably Will Be'

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Thousands of coal miners across Appalachia are grappling with complicated black lung, a disease that has drastically changed their lives, their communities and their families.

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Unexpected Ways The Government Shutdown Might Affect You

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

In the second week of the federal shutdown, consumers might notice fallout in unexpected places, from poop in national parks to closed museums.

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Police Treating Stabbing Of 3 At U.K. Train Station As Terrorism

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

On New Year's Eve, a man with a knife was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after three people were stabbed at a busy railway station in Manchester, England.

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15 Are Dead After Landslide In Indonesia

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Torrential rain caused tons of mud to crash into a village on Indonesia's main island during New Year's Eve celebrations on Monday. Twenty people are still missing.

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The Thieves Who Stole Christmas: 3 Stories Of Real-Life 'Grinches'

Friday, December 21, 2018

This week, Christmas gifts and decorations were swiped in Pennsylvania, Idaho and Florida.

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Legislation To Make Lynching A Federal Crime Clears Historic Hurdle In Congress

Friday, December 21, 2018

On Wednesday, the Senate approved legislation that, if enacted, would make lynching a federal crime for the first time in U.S. history.

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More Accusations Of Child Sex Abuse By Priests In Illinois Uncovered In Report

Thursday, December 20, 2018

A preliminary investigation by the state's attorney general revealed the Illinois Catholic Church withheld from the public the names of at least 500 accused priests.

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Judge Denies Bid To Drop Sex Assault Charges Against Harvey Weinstein

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Weinstein's legal team unsuccessfully attempted to throw out charges of rape and sexual assault. Allegations against Weinstein from a multitude of women boosted the #MeToo movement.

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School Where Student With Autism Died Violated State Regulations, Officials Say

Sunday, December 09, 2018

The 13-year-old died two days after he was physically restrained by a staff member at a private school that provides special education services to students in California.

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Not Time To 'See The Winter Wonderland': N.C. Governor Says To Stay Off Roads

Sunday, December 09, 2018

Up to a foot of snow is expected to fall across the southern Appalachians and nearby foothills in North Carolina and Virginia through Sunday night.

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School District Apologizes For Teacher Who Allegedly Cut Native American Child's Hair

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Students say she cut part of one Native American classmate's braids and called another by a racial slur. It happened on Halloween and the teacher was in costume as a 19th century voodoo queen.

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