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Trucker Charged in 10 Deaths in Immigrant-Smuggling Case

The driver of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants outside a Walmart in San Antonio was charged Monday in the deaths of 10 of his passengers and could face…

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Tehran Seeks Release of Detained Iranian Citizens in U.S.

Iran has demanded that the United States release all detained Iranian citizens, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday. The report quotes Iran’s deputy foreign minister Abbas Araghchi as…

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U.S. to Ban Americans’ Travel to North Korea

The U.S. government will ban Americans from traveling to North Korea due to “the serious risk of arrest” the State Department said on Friday. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson…

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Powerful Storms Cause Damage, Flooding in Midwest

Areas of the Midwest are recovering from massive storm damage that occurred Wednesday and early Thursday. Storm damage and flooding in Wisconsin and Minnesota closed roads and triggered mudslides. Thunderstorms…

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Apollo 11 Bag Laced With Moon Dust Sells for $1.8M

A bag containing traces of moon dust sold for $1.8 million at an auction on Thursday following a galactic court battle. The collection bag, used by astronaut Neil Armstrong during…

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Ryan Talking Tax Reform at New Balance Shoe Factory

House Speaker Paul Ryan is pitching Republican plans for overhauling the nation’s tax code as his party looks to reset amid its struggles on repealing and replacing former President Barack…

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McCain’s Cancer Diagnosis Jolts Senate

Sen. John McCain’s diagnosis of brain cancer jolted the Senate where Republicans and Democrats offered prayers and words of encouragement for a six-term lawmaker with a war hero past. “The…

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