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Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

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A Philadelphia Phillies fan says a hot dog launched by the baseball team's mascot hit her straight in the face and left her with a black eye.

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First lady urged President Trump to keep families together Video included

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President Donald Trump says he'll be signing something "in a little while" to address the spike in the number of migrant children being separated from their families at the border.

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Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep families together at the southern border, saying at the White House that he doesn’t like the sight of children being separated from their families.

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Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

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Facebook's Instagram app is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers away from YouTube.

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Popular post shows Albany police officer tying girl's shoe

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A moment captured on camera Tuesday in Albany's Washington Park is gaining popularity on social media.

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Opening statements in ex-New York Senate leader's retrial

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Opening statements are set to begin in the retrial of ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges.

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The Latest: Disney counters Comcast with $71.3B bid for Fox

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The Latest on battle for Twenty-First Century Fox.

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AMC taking on MoviePass with new movie ticket program

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AMC Theatres is rolling out its own movie ticket program as it looks to take on the success of MoviePass.

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Business up at New Jersey track, casino with sports bets

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Sports betting is bringing new business to a New Jersey casino and a horse racing track.

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Canadian senate passes weed bill but legalization delayed

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Canada's Senate has given final passage to the federal government's bill to legalize recreational cannabis, though Canadians will have to wait at least a few months to legally buy marijuana.

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GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added

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General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's more than 100-year run in the 30-company blue chip index.

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NYPD will start using summonses, not arrests, for marijuana

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The New York Police Department will issue criminal summonses to most people caught smoking marijuana in public instead of arresting them starting Sept. 1.

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Vice President Pence arrives to protests in Central New York

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Dozens of people protesting the Trump administration's separation of immigrant children at the border gathered for the arrival of Vice President Mike Pence in upstate New York.

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New online toolbox to help keep kids safe in disasters

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A new set of online tools is designed to help families and communities keep children safe in disasters.

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VIDEO: Inside the Centralized Processing Center in McAllen, TX

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Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the Trump administration amid a growing uproar over its policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.

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Child scales 'un-climbable' pool ladder in video

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A Massachusetts family has captured a video of their toddler climbing what is supposed to be a gate stopping children from getting into a pool.

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Police: Mississippi man beat neighbor over lawn mowing job

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A Mississippi man is accused of beating a neighbor with a hammer and an ax handle for hiring someone else to mow their lawn.

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Senate Democrats push property tax bills at end of session

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State Senate Democrats have introduced legislation they say would alleviate the increased tax burden many New York property owners face under the new federal tax plan.

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NY health department to call for marijuana legalization

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New York's top health official says a long-awaited state report on marijuana will recommend state legalization.

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President Trump tells Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

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The Latest on President Donald Trump announcing new "Space Force," other space initiatives.

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5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

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At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas.

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The Latest: Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart'

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First lady Melania Trump is wading into the emotional controversy over policies enacted by her husband's administration that have increased the number of migrant children being separated from their parents.

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Woman strangles bobcat to death in front yard in Georgia

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A 46-year-old woman strangled a rabid bobcat to death after the animal attacked her in her front yard in northeast Georgia.

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NY Assembly OKs universal health care; bill halted in Senate

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The New York state Assembly has again endorsed a single-payer universal health care system.

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The Latest: Festival group where shooting occurred 'shocked'

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The organizers behind the all-night New Jersey arts festival disrupted when gunfire broke out said they are deeply saddened but their dedication to building a better Trenton will never fade.

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American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

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American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares.

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The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

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China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods. More>>

Gas prices: Still dropping, still much higher than last year

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Motorists in New Jersey and around the nation are still seeing prices at the pump drop -- but in many areas they're seeing prices 50 or 60 cents a gallon higher than a year ago.

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Police: 2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

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A second sheriff's deputy has died after being shot while an inmate was being transported to a Kansas City courthouse.

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State threatens to revoke Spectrum merger unless it expands

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Spectrum's 2016 merger with Time Warner Cable is at risk of being revoked unless it expands its network, according to a state organization. 

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Trucks collision in Arkansas causes fire and spills Fireball

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Add Fireball to the menu served up by Arkansas roads.

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The Latest: Trump says no to `moderate' immigration plan

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President Donald Trump says he won't sign a "moderate" immigration bill written by House Republicans.

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Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

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The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.

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Military helicopter clips control tower; 1 person injured

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A military helicopter has clipped a control tower at a former Air Force base in central New York, injuring one passenger.

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The Latest: Trump says FBI was 'plotting against' me

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President Donald Trump says the Justice Department watchdog report on the Clinton email probe shows the FBI was biased against him "at the top level" and was "plotting against my election."

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Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year

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The speaker of the New York state Assembly says there isn't enough support to pass legislation authorizing sports wagering this year.

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US industrial production fell 0.1 percent in May

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U.S. industrial production slipped 0.1 percent in May, primarily dragged by a drop in manufacturing caused by a fire at a parts supplier for trucks.

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Trump voices reservations about doing a Mueller interview

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President Donald Trump says he thinks the Russia probe is "very biased" and has reservations about being interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller.

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Number of craft beverage producers in state tops 1,000

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The number of craft beverage manufacturers operating in New York state has now topped 1,000.

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Bill passes making New York the 3rd state to ban pet leasing

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A financing practice that can end up doubling the cost of a pet store puppy has been banned under legislation passed by New York lawmakers.

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Mom of 4 kids killed in Florida standoff: I am heartbroken

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The mother of four children killed during a standoff between a Florida felon and police says she's "heartbroken" and feels "completely alone." 

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NY man guilty in drunken driving crash that killed daughter

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A New York man admits he was driving drunk at the time of a crash that killed his 6-month-old daughter.

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Time is running out for New York sports betting bill

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Lawmakers in New York have little time left if they hope to quickly follow New Jersey in authorizing sports betting.

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Health groups push to raise smoking age to 21

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Prominent health groups including the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society and American Lung Association are pushing to raise the smoking age to 21 across New York state.

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Retired trooper cited for shooting deer that was hit on Pennsylvania road

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A retired Pennsylvania State Trooper was cited and told to pay a fine after shooting a deer that was hit by a car in Wayne County, according to police.

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Rare NY sightings of big bug draw fans from around the world

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Students from Japan and a researcher from New Zealand are among the scientists and hobbyists flocking to central New York for rare sightings of a big bug.

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WATCH: Disney releases teaser trailer for 'Dumbo'

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Disney has released its first teaser trailer for Tim Burton's remake of the classic "Dumbo."

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Lawmakers vote to make 18 the minimum age for indoor tanning

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New York is poised to prohibit anyone under the age of 18 from using indoor tanning booths.

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Police: Winner of $50,000 lottery stabbed to death in home

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Officials say a 73-year-old New York City man who won a $50,000 lottery prize six months ago was found stabbed to death in his own home.

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The Latest: Judge OKs AT&T-Time Warner merger

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The Latest on the resolution of the AT&T-Time Warner antitrust case.

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Video shows Illinois police sergeant rescuing child from busy roadway

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A police sergeant is being honored for his quick actions in rescuing a young child from a busy roadway in suburban Chicago.

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Cuomo: Cashless tolling set at more Thruway toll barriers

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New York state officials say cashless tolling will begin by the end of this year at the Thruway Authority's toll barriers in the lower Hudson Valley.

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The Latest: UN praises summit as 'important milestone'

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The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore.

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President Trump: Economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack

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President Donald Trump says his top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, has suffered a heart attack.

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SUV crashes into hot dog stand, seriously injuring owner

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Authorities say an SUV crashed into a roadside hot dog stand at the New Jersey shore, seriously injuring the stand's 74-year-old owner.

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How your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

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Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change - though not right away - following Monday's official repeal of Obama-era internet protections.

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Tennessee woman accused of driving children in kennels

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A Tennessee woman accused of driving her two young grandchildren around in pet kennels is scheduled to appear in court.

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IHOP reveals meaning of 'IHOb'

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IHOP, which teased a name change to IHOb earlier this month, says the "b" is to promote its burger menu.

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NY senator: Cameras can catch cars illegally passing buses

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A New York state senator wants to use cameras to catch motorists who illegally pass stopped school buses.

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Road rage episode turns into smelly situation, police say

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Police say one man defecated on another man during a road rage episode in Pennsylvania.

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Gas prices remain steady with average of $3.01 per gallon

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The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. has remained relatively steady for the past three weeks with a national average of $3.01 per gallon.

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The Latest: Trump arrives in Singapore for historic summit

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President Donald Trump has arrived in Singapore where he will meet with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un.

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State starts awareness campaign for mosquito-borne diseases

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New York state has launched a plan to help boost awareness of mosquito-borne diseases and how to avoid them this summer.

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Farm owner faces animal cruelty charges over dead horses

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The owner of a farm on Maryland's Eastern Shore has been indicted on animal cruelty charges after dozens of dead and sick horses were found on her property.

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Judge backs NYC in ban on plastic foam food containers

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A judge has ruled favor of New York City in its battle with the restaurant industry over plastic foam containers.

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The Latest: Trump rates relations with world leaders 'a 10'

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President Donald Trump is pushing back on the idea that the U.S. is increasingly isolated on the world stage under his presidency, insisting his relationship with fellow word leaders is "a 10."

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Woman gets 90 years in prison for making child pornography

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A 48-year-old woman has been sentenced to 90 years in prison for producing pornography involving three young children.

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President Trump says he may pardon late boxing champion Muhammad Ali

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President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion - this time, Muhammad Ali.

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Evidence indicates gator bit woman

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Authorities says evidence recovered from a captured alligator indicates it bit and probably killed a woman while she was out walking her dogs next to a Florida lake.

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How to recognize a suicidal crisis and what you can do to help

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Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced New York will be the first state in the nation to launch an innovative pilot program with the goal of reducing new suicide attempts among people who have previously attempted suicide. 

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SU fraternity members suspended for video with racist slurs

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Lawyers say 15 members of a Syracuse University fraternity have been suspended after the release of a video showing pledges using racial slurs and simulating a sexual assault of a disabled person.

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Flu season was one of the deadliest for US children

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Flu killed more U.S. children in the past year than during any other regular flu season in recent history.

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The Latest: Woman who stole baby 20 years ago is sentenced

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A woman who stole a newborn from a Florida hospital two decades ago and raised the child as her own has been sentenced to 18 years for kidnapping.

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The Latest: Commission told not all schools will have guards

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Two sheriffs on the commission investigating the Florida school massacre said it is unrealistic to believe there will be armed officers or guards assigned to all state schools this fall.

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The Latest: Trump says Russia should be allowed in G-7

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President Donald Trump is digging in on his threat to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement if he can't make a better deal with America's neighbors.

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Trump says he may pardon late boxing champion Muhammad Ali

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President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion -- this time, Muhammad Ali. 

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Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead in France at 61

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American celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world. He was 61.

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Police: Woman stole from elementary school fundraiser

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Police say a woman went to a Pennsylvania elementary school fundraiser and stole cash and raffle tickets.

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White House visits become political litmus test for athletes

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For victorious sports teams these days, the confetti and champagne are apt to be accompanied by a politically fraught question: Are you going to the White House?

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Governor wants investigation into Puerto Rico response

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New York's governor is calling for a federal investigation into the U.S. government's response to the hurricane that devastated Puerto Rico.

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Lawmakers vote to let opioid addicts use medical marijuana

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Lawmakers in the New York state Assembly have voted to make opioid addiction a qualifying condition for medical marijuana.

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Police: Driver in fatal crash was watching football game

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State police say a truck driver was watching a football game instead of the road when he struck and killed a motorcyclist on a Pennsylvania highway.

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GOP candidate: I'll serve only 2 terms if elected governor

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Republican candidate for New York governor Marc Molinaro says he'll push term limit legislation for statewide office holders and state lawmakers if he's elected in November.

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Women accuse Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior, harassment

In all, 16 people spoke to CNN about Freeman as part of this investigation, eight of whom said they were victims of what some called harassment and others called inappropriate behavior by Freeman.

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  • APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:24:09 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...(Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.
  • Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

    Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:23:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, a college student plays a computer game at an Internet cafe in Seoul, South Korea. On Monday, 18, 2018, the World Health Organization said that compulsively playing video ga...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, a college student plays a computer game at an Internet cafe in Seoul, South Korea. On Monday, 18, 2018, the World Health Organization said that compulsively playing video ga...
    Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs.
    Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs.
  • Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US

    Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:16:39 GMT
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2015 file photo, a Canadian flag with a cannabis leaf flies on Parliament Hill during a 4/20 protest in Ottawa, Ontario. Canada is following the lead of Uruguay in allowing a natio...(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2015 file photo, a Canadian flag with a cannabis leaf flies on Parliament Hill during a 4/20 protest in Ottawa, Ontario. Canada is following the lead of Uruguay in allowing a natio...
    With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in the nine U.S. states that have legalized adult use of the drug.
    With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in the nine U.S. states that have legalized adult use of the drug.
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