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Jury awards $417M in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer

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The lawsuit was brought by a California woman, Eva Echeverria, who alleged Johnson & Johnson failed to adequately warn consumers about the potential cancer risks of...Read more

Teen pleads guilty to lesser charge in Slender Man attack

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One of two Wisconsin girls charged with repeatedly stabbing a classmate to impress the fictitious horror character Slender Man pleaded guilty Monday, but she still faces...Read more

Trump to outline Afghan strategy in national TV address

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President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to declare victory in Afghanistan.Read more

Historic eclipse turns day into night across the US

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Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar...Read more


Navy chief orders probe into Pacific fleet after collisions

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The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation Monday into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet as vessels from several nations searched Southeast...Read more

Man who shot judge was father of Steubenville football player convicted of rape

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A prosecutor says the man who shot and wounded an Ohio judge was the father of a Steubenville High School football player convicted of rape in 2012.Read more

Spain terror attack death toll rises to 15

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The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for both attacks.Read more

Report: Secret Service can't afford to pay agents to protect Trump family

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"The president has a large family, and our responsibility is required in law,'' Service Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles said. "I can't change that. I have no...Read more

Parents fall from cliff, die, child critically hurt, sheriff says

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Police in western New York say two adult hikers died and one of their children was hurt when they fell from a cliff.Read more

Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs until 2021

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The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time on Monday before it is silenced for almost four years of repair.Read more

Raisman: Scandal-marred USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change

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Aly Raisman is calling for sweeping change in the organization in the wake of dozens of allegations of sexual abuse by former national team doctor Larry Nassar.Read more