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Mississippi doctor, civil rights pioneer James…

Mississippi physician and civil rights pioneer James Anderson has died at age 82

Funeral being held for NYC detective killed by…

A New York City police detective killed by friendly fire last week in Queens is being laid to rest

Woman says man told her to kill fiancee before…

Investigators say a Colorado man pressured a woman he was having an affair with to kill his fiancee for months before acting on Thanksgiving Day, beating the woman to death with a baseball bat

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Ending the silence on sex abuse: Vatican holds…

Pope Francis is summoning church leaders from around the globe for a tutorial on clergy sex abuse, as church leaders around the world continue to protect the church's reputation by denying that priests rape children and by discrediting victims

Nurse charged in fatal drug-swap error to appear in court

A Tennessee nurse charged with criminal homicide after a medication error killed a patient is scheduled to appear in court

'It is important for women to have their own…

Jennifer Riria has spent almost 30 years helping Kenyan women get loans for their farms and firms.

Burberry Apologizes After Its Hoodie With a Noose…

The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fashion Week runway.

Real Math That You May Not Realize You Are Using…

Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about some real math you may be using every day without even knowing it.

AP PHOTOS: Where pro- and anti-Brexit forces collide

Few issues in recent years have generated the passion in Britain that the Brexit situation has, and the colorful debate has spilled over from Parliament to the grounds outside, traditionally a marketplace for ideas, protests and rallies

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Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump…

Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state

WH aides ignored warnings on reactor plan -report

Top White House aides ignored repeated warnings they could be breaking the law as they worked with former U.S. officials and a close friend of President Donald Trump to advance a multi-billion-dollar plan to build nuclear reactors in the Middle East, Democratic lawmakers alleged in a report released Tuesday. Nathan Frandino has more.

Budget carrier FlyDubai ends 2018 with $43.5M loss

FlyDubai says revenues rose to $1.7 billion in 2018, but the company ended the year with a loss of $43.5 million

Virginia district split over ending transgender…

A Virginia school district that has drawn national attention for its transgender bathroom ban appeared starkly divided at a public forum over the prospect of ending the policy

Artist probes Russia's toxic legacy through…

A Russian artist has put a spotlight on what he calls "the ruins of a Soviet mythology" with a new exhibit that focuses on the chemical industry in his hometown

Georgetown rescinds honorary degree for defrocked…

Georgetown University has rescinded an honorary degree it bestowed in 2004 on then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who was defrocked last week

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Landslide on Oahu covers highway, seriously…

Hawaii transportation officials were assessing an unstable slope above a busy highway on Oahu Tuesday after a landslide on the roadway sent three people to the hospital

Billionaire Icahn wants Caesars Entertainment to…

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn plans to drive casino giant Caesars Entertainment to sell itself

Swiss bank UBS may face massive fines in French trial

Swiss bank UBS could face a multibillion-euro fine as a Paris court is set to deliver a verdict on charges it helped wealthy French clients evade tax authorities