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Taylor Swift Endorses Democratic Candidates In Tennessee

Monday, October 08, 2018

In an Instagram post, Swift said she supports candidates who fight for "human rights," and urged her young fans to register to vote.

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Family Of Hall Of Famer Junior Seau Settles With NFL

Friday, October 05, 2018

Seau's family opted out of a $675 million concussion settlement covering more than 20,000 retired NFL players, and reached a separate agreement for an undisclosed sum.

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Former South Korean President Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison On Corruption Charges

Friday, October 05, 2018

Lee Myung-bak, who served as president from 2008 until 2013, had been convicted of embezzlement and of taking $5.4 million in bribes from Samsung.

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Latin American Countries Urge Investigation Of Venezuela For Crimes Against Humanity

Thursday, September 27, 2018

The countries have submitted a request to the International Criminal Court in the Hague for an investigation of alleged human rights abuses in Venezuela dating back to 2014.

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Pope Francis Urges Catholics To Trust Historic Agreement With China

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The statement on the appointment of bishops in China has sparked confusion and criticism among some Catholics. The pope reassured them that functionaries won't be named to deal with religious issues.

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Meghan Markle Closing Her Own Car Door Excites Social Media Users

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The Duchess of Sussex stepped out of her car Tuesday evening after the the door was opened for her, and then shut it herself, shocking some Twitter users.

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7-Year-Old Girl Belts Out National Anthem, Steals Show At MLS Match

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja stunned the crowd of 25,000 gathered to watch the LA Galaxy take on the Seattle Sounders. Her gut-busting performance has gone viral.

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Wildfire Breaks Out Near Camp In Greece, Home To Thousands Of Refugees

Sunday, September 23, 2018

A plume of smoke was visible not far from the Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesbos. The number of migrants and refugees arriving in Greece by sea has soared this year.

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China Fires Back Against U.S. Sanctions For Purchases Of Russian Weapons

Friday, September 21, 2018

The U.S. imposed sanctions after China's military bought new fighter jets and a surface-to-air missile system. Trade and military ties are increasing between Russia and China.

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Shutdown Of New Mexico Observatory Was Tied To Investigation Into Child Pornography

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The observatory suddenly closed, with little explanation, for 11 days in September, fueling rumors its shutdown was due to aliens, UFOs, or government surveillance.

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Multiple People Killed And Wounded In Maryland Shooting

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The suspect, a woman, has died, and officials say there is no additional threat to the community. The shooting occurred at a Rite Aid distribution center in Aberdeen, Md.

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Border Patrol Agent Is Arrested In Connection With 4 Murders

Monday, September 17, 2018

Authorities in Texas say a U.S. Border Patrol agent fatally shot four female sex workers in the head. Juan David Ortiz, 35, of Laredo is being held on four murder counts and other charges.

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With 'Angry Waters' Rising, Officials Warn Of Risk To Life From Florence

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Florence was downgraded to a tropical depression on Sunday, but officials say the storm has never been more dangerous for residents than it is right now. At least 17 have already died.

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At Least 3 Killed After Typhoon Mangkhut Slams Into The Philippines

Friday, September 14, 2018

As of Saturday night local time, at least three people had been killed and at least 42 landslides had occurred.

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Hundreds Of Roman Gold Coins Found In Theater Basement

Monday, September 10, 2018

The treasure was uncovered in the basement of a historic building in northern Italy and dates to the Roman Empire.

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7 People Injured In Paris Knife Attack

Monday, September 10, 2018

A man reportedly charged pedestrians walking along a street late Sunday. A witness told the BBC that a group of people playing p├ętanque chased the man but wasn't able to stop him.

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Florence Forecast To Become A Major Hurricane; Risk To The East Coast Is Rising

Saturday, September 08, 2018

Florence is expected to pick up speed and become a hurricane Saturday night. North and South Carolina have declared states of emergency and are urging residents to prepare for the storm.

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McCain's Final Farewell

Monday, September 03, 2018

John McCain's burial at the U.S. Naval Academy on Sunday brought to a close several days of ceremonies honoring the late senator from Arizona.

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Nicaragua Expels United Nations Team After Report Critical Of The Government

Saturday, September 01, 2018

The human rights team had recently released a report documenting the extrajudicial killing, torture and sexual assault of protesters by the government of President Daniel Ortega.

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No NAFTA Deal: Canada-U.S. Talks To Resume Next Week

Friday, August 31, 2018

After days of negotiations, the U.S. and Canada failed to agree on a deal by a Friday deadline to update the North American Free Trade Agreement. The U.S. and Mexico reached a pact earlier.

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