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Conspiracy Theorist And Frequent Presidential Candidate Lyndon LaRouche Dies At 96

Thursday, February 14, 2019

LaRouche was connected to bizarre conspiracy theories and ran for president eight times between 1976 and 2004.

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Americans Lost $143 Million In Online Relationship Scams Last Year

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The Federal Trade Commission says Americans who fell for online romance scams reported losing a median $2,600 each — far more than other types of scams.

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DOJ Asks Watchdog To Investigate Heat And Power Failures At Brooklyn Jail

Thursday, February 07, 2019

The Department of Justice is asking its Office of the Inspector General to investigate how inmates in a Brooklyn jail were left in cells without heat or power for days.

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What's Your Superstitious Sports Ritual? Tell Us About It

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Do you wear a special T-shirt or refuse to wash a certain pair of socks to help your favorite team? NPR's Weekend Edition wants to hear from you.

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Amazon Strikes A Deal With Apple, But Cuts Out Independent Sellers

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Many independent businesses use Amazon to sell goods. But thanks to a new deal between Amazon and Apple, some small businesses selling used Apple products are unable to sell through Amazon.

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Bitcoin Is Bouncing Around Again. Here Are Some Possible Causes

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Bitcoin is known to be volatile. But recently it has suffered a rash of notable losses. Analysts are looking to the amount of computing power used and the split of a rival cryptocurrency for answers.

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Black Friday: Online Retail Makes Inroads But Shoppers Still Pack The Malls

Friday, November 23, 2018

Shoppers on Black Friday spoke of enjoying the "vibe" of the mall, despite online retail making increasing strides into the holiday market.

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Why Ford Is Getting Into The Scooter Business

Friday, November 16, 2018

Money is going a lot of different ways in the car industry. Experts say companies are investing in new technology simply because they don't want to be left behind.

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100 Years Ago, A U.S. Pilot Saw An 'End To The Sorrow' On Armistice Day

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Fenton Caldwell was a reconnaissance pilot who was flying over France on Armistice Day, Nov. 11, 1918. His niece, Joy Panagides, shared an audio recording of his memories of the day.

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Dan Crenshaw Mocks Pete Davidson And Robert De Niro Returns As Mueller On 'SNL'

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Pete Davidson made fun of newly elected congressman Dan Crenshaw's eye patch last week. Crenshaw stopped by this week to say Davidson "looks like if the meth from Breaking Bad was a person."

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Gunman Kills 12 People At Country Music Bar In Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The man authorities say was the shooter, Ian David Long, 28, is also dead. A 29-year veteran of law enforcement, Sgt. Ron Helus, was among the victims at the Borderline Bar & Grill.

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Gab, Site Where Synagogue Shooting Suspect Posted, Is Suspended

Sunday, October 28, 2018

The website, which has served as a home for the far-right online community, is now down after various platforms refused to host it.

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Red Sox Rally In The 9th To Beat Dodgers, Lead Series 3-1

Sunday, October 28, 2018

The Red Sox are one win away from their ninth World Series title after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-6 on their home turf Saturday night.

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U.S. Charges Singaporean Trader With Laundering Money For North Korea

Friday, October 26, 2018

The FBI says Tan Wee Beng, a commodities trader in Singapore, helped North Korea avoid sanctions. The U.S. says North Korea takes elaborate steps to get around financial restrictions.

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U.S. To End Cold War-Era Nuclear Arms Treaty With Russia, Trump Says

Sunday, October 21, 2018

The 1987 INF treaty banned ground-launched ballistic and cruise missiles with an intermediate range. For years, U.S. officials have accused Russia of violating the treaty.

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Detained American Graduate Student Allowed To Study In Israel, Court Rules

Friday, October 19, 2018

Israel's Supreme Court said Lara Alqasem should be allowed to study in the country despite her past association with a student group that supports boycotting Israel.

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'Believe Women, Until It's Time To Stop': Republican Senators Celebrate In 'SNL' Open

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Republican senators were in full party mode in Saturday Night Live's cold open, the day of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation. Here's a look at the show's political parodies this week.

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Transportation Department Looks To Clear The Road For Cars Without Steering Wheels

Friday, October 05, 2018

The DOT announced new voluntary guidance for autonomous vehicles. The agency wants to adapt the definition of "driver" to include autonomous systems, among other changes.

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1 S.C. Law Enforcement Officer Killed, 6 Others Wounded

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Authorities in Florence, S.C., are in mourning after a man shot seven law enforcement officers Wednesday. One officer, a 30-year police veteran, was killed.

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Matt Damon Is A Sniffing, Shouting Brett Kavanaugh On 'SNL' Season Premiere

Sunday, September 30, 2018

"I'm not backing down," says Matt Damon, in character as an angry Brett Kavanaugh during the Senate hearing over the sexual assault allegations. "I don't know the meaning of the word stop."

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