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School shooting massacre victims torn from community fabric Video included

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Students with their whole lives ahead of them and the teachers who tried to protect them were among the 17 people killed when a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 at a large high school in south Florida. More>>

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Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streets

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Anger bubbles over at funerals for students and teachers killed in Florida school shooting. More>>

A fire alarm sounds, then gunfire erupts: Stay or flee?

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At many schools, fire alarms prompt evacuations and shootings prompt lockdowns, but the Florida school had the chaos of both. More>>

Trump focuses on first responders after Florida shooting

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President Donald Trump visited a Florida community reeling from a deadly school shooting, meeting privately with victims and cheering the heroics of first responders, but extending few public words of consolation to those in deep mourning. More>>

Trump overreaches to claim indictment proves 'no collusion'

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Trump over-reaches to claim Russian indictment is proof of 'no collusion'. More>>

Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

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One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair. More>>

FBI pressure increases with failure to avert school shooting

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The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau. More>>

Biden, in public and private, tiptoes toward a 2020 run

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Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides. More>>

Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

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Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents. More>>

Mueller charges Russians with meddling in 2016 race

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The U.S. special counsel has accused 13 Russians of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election. More>>

Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

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Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission and named new members, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of witnessing and ignoring their abuse. More>>

Copter on quake mission flips in Mexico, kills 13 on ground

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A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15, all of them on the ground. More>>

The Latest: US says unlikely Turkey used chemical weapons

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White House official says US thinks it is "extremely unlikely" Turkey used chemical weapons against Kurds. More>>

Disney says 'Black Panther' is raking it in

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The Walt Disney Co. estimated Saturday that "Black Panther" has earned $75.8 million domestically for its opening Friday, the eighth biggest day in industry history. More>>

Oops! Don't forget that miracles can happen in sports

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NBC had its roughest night of the Olympics so far, with prime-time viewership across all of its platforms down 16 percent from Sochi in 2014. More>>

The Latest: Ex-Russian diplomat calls US charges 'fantasies'

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U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has told an international audience that the evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 American election is beyond dispute. More>>

Utility offered Burgum more than free Super Bowl tickets

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North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's trip to the Super Bowl as a guest of a Minneapolis-based utility included free invitations to a rock concert, private parties, meals and other events. More>>

Rodchenkov: Gov't order to protect doped Russian footballers

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Russian soccer players avoided being caught doping after laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov said he followed direct government orders to cover up any positive tests. More>>

Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating

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Move over Dick Button, you have company: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu.Hanyu became the first man to successfully defend his Olympic title since 1952. More>>

Romney, favored in Senate bid, could take on outsized role

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Many Republicans looking to Mitt Romney to be an elder statesman in the Senate, willing to take on President Donald Trump. More>>

7.2 quake damages homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction

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A powerful earthquake that rattled south and central Mexico caused little apparent destruction but rekindled fears in a population that still sees daily reminders of deadly earthquakes five months ago. More>>

'Is this a kind of mistake?' Snowboarder wins Alpine gold

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Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic made a stunning run from back in the pack to take the Olympic super-G title on Saturday, with a mistake costing Lindsey Vonn a spot on the podium. More>>

Israel slams Polish PM for WWII 'Jewish perpetrators' remark

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Israeli politicians are accusing Poland's prime minister of anti-Semitism for saying there were Polish perpetrators in the Holocaust just like there were "Jewish perpetrators". More>>

Magazine obtains ex-playmate's notes on alleged Trump affair

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The New Yorker has obtained an eight-page, hand-written account written by a former Playboy Playmate who said she had a nine-month extramarital affair with Donald Trump beginning in 2006. More>>

Suspect was a 'good shot' on NRA-backed school rifle team

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Authorities say former student accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school excelled at marksmanship when he was on school's air-rifle program, which received a grant from National Rifle Association Foundation. More>>

South African president pledges to "turn tide" on corruption

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South Africa's new leader Ramaphosa set to address a nation eager to move on from corruption. More>>

'Black Panther' scores mighty $25.2 million Thursday debut

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"Black Panther" is well on its way to a record-making weekend at the North American box office. More>>

The Latest: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska win gold at Olympics

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Japanese sensation Yuzuru Hanyu is aiming to become the first men's figure skater to defend his Olympic title since Dick Button in 1952 in the free skate at Gangneung Ice Arena. More>>

The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election

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Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein says the goal of 13 Russians and three Russian entities charged Friday was "spreading distrust" of 2016 candidates and the political system. More>>

Food box idea draws criticism from Democrats, advocates

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The Trump administration considers replacing food stamps with pre-assembled boxes of canned foods and other shelf-stable goods. More>>

No, Fidel Castro is not Canada PM Trudeau's father

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Suicide of Castro's eldest son revives false report that Fidel Castro is Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's father. More>>

Court upholds surrogacy contracts as enforceable in Iowa

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The Iowa Supreme Court says the birth mother of an 18-month-old girl, paid as a surrogate to have the baby, is not legally the child's parent. More>>

The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors

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Sen. Bill Nelson says he's inspired by the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who are demanding changes to make gun violence less likely. More>>

Kelly overhauls White House clearance procedure

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Chief of staff John Kelly orders changes to White House security clearance process after allegations against ex-aide. More>>

Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

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The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities. More>>

UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack

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Britain says the Russian government was behind a cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe last year. More>>

Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

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Two giant pandas on loan from China have been unveiled at a zoo in central Finland and they have frolicked, galloped, climbed trees and played in the snow after a month-long quarantine. More>>

Turkey: 6 journalists sentenced to life in prison

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Turkey's state-run news agency says a court in Istanbul has sentenced six journalists accused of involvement in a 2016 coup attempt to life prison terms. More>>

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

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A powerful earthquake has shaken south and central Mexico, causing people to flee buildings and office towers in the country's capital. More>>

Young shooting survivors stepped from school into gun debate

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Young shooting survivors seemed to step from school into gun debate. More>>

Afghans submitted 1.17 million war crimes claims to court

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The International Criminal Court says it has received over 1 million statements from Afghans claiming to be victims of war crimes. More>>

Khodorkovsky plots out a long game: a post-Putin Russia

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Russian oligarch-turned-dissident Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he's not interested in replacing Vladimir Putin as president. More>>

Romney makes it official: He's running for Utah Senate seat

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Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is making a political comeback by running a Utah Senate seat. More>>

Trump meets Florida shooting victims, first responders Video included

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President Donald Trump is promising to tackle school safety and 'the difficult issue of mental health' in response to deadly shooting in Florida. More>>

Failure to avert school shooting adds to pressure on FBI

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The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau. More>>

Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

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Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents. More>>

'Putin's chef' among Russians indicted by Mueller

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One of the 13 Russians indicted for U.S. election interference is a wealthy Russian businessman with ties to Vladimir Putin. More>>

Under fire, Kelly overhauls White House clearance procedure

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Chief of staff John Kelly orders changes to White House security clearance process after allegations against ex-aide. More>>

Britain announces temporary halt to Oxfam funding

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The head of Oxfam International says reports that staff members sexually exploited people in crisis zones are "a stain" that shames the charity. More>>

Shooting suspect was on school rifle team that got NRA grant

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The troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation. More>>

FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect Video included

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A timeline released by Florida authorities shows that the 19-year-old former student who confessed to a deadly high school shooting was only in the building for six minutes. More>>

House GOP leaders struggle to push immigration bill

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The Senate has wrestled itself into an immigration stalemate, leaving hundreds of thousands of young immigrants in limbo. More>>

Humble, kind and fair: Can curling cure our troubled world?

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Some fret that the world is falling apart. Curling is here to tell you otherwise. More>>

2014 champ Shiffrin 4th behind Hansdotter in Olympic slalom

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Not feeling so hot, Mikaela Shiffrin was fourth after a steady opening run of the Olympic slalom Friday as she tries to defend her title. More>>

Rodchenkov to AP: 'Sorry to all clean athletes we cheated'

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Russian doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov says he is "sorry to all the clean athletes we cheated.". More>>

Inmates who clapped for cop death suspect may face reprisals

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Five Cook County Jail inmates who applauded as the man charged with the fatal shooting of a Chicago police commander was led by their cell could face reprisals for their actions. More>>

Flu shot only 36 percent effective, making bad year worse

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The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against influenza. More>>

McDonald's moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

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McDonald's is banishing cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu. More>>

Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

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Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about concussion-like symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called health attacks on U.S. diplomats in Cuba. More>>

Restored 'Porgy and Bess' gets key test on road to Met Opera

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A restored edition of an enduring American opera emerges at a time when its racial and social themes are as relevant as the era in which it premiered. More>>

Lots of talk, little action in Congress after shootings Video included

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Democrats say Congress needs to do more to help prevent the kind of shooting tragedy that left 17 people dead at a Florida high school this week. More>>

6 inseparable friends now even closer after school shooting Video included

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6 friends shattered by Florida shooting forge new bond; say they will use their connection to move forward. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin misses, Hansdotter wins gold on Day 7

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Mikaela Shiffrin has turned in a steady opening slalom run. More>>

Anti-fascist demonstrators clash with police in Bologna

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Italian police have turned water cannons on anti-fascist protesters in Bologna who were trying to disrupt a planned campaign appearance by the head of the neo-fascist Forza Nuova. More>>

In many US states, 18 is old enough to buy a semiautomatic

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The young age of the man accused in the Florida high school shooting that killed 17 people has revived the debate over age requirements for gun purchases. More>>

Clarification: White House-Spanish story

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A year into the Trump administration, the White House website still has no Spanish-language content. More>>

Bannon interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation

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Under threat of subpoena, former Trump adviser Steve Bannon has arrived on Capitol Hill for a closed-door interview. More>>

US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms Video included

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The nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S. is seeing signs of Russian meddling in upcoming midterm elections. More>>

Did the FBI miss a warning before Florida school shooting? Video included

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The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising questions about whether the FBI missed a warning that might have headed off a mass killing. More>>

Tough day for top Americans at Pyeongchang Olympics

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Tough day for top Americans at Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

The Latest: Gun safety groups aim to oust pro-NRA lawmakers

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Jimmy Kimmel opened his late night show by accusing President Donald Trump and congressional leaders of doing "worse than nothing" to stop mass shootings like the killings of 17 people by a teenager with an AR-15 assault weapon at a Florida high school. More>>

Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case Video included

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Months before authorities say Nikolas Cruz walked into his former high school in Florida and slaughtered 17 people, the troubled teen began showing signs he was bent on violence. More>>

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux announce separation

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Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux announce separation, say decision was "mutual and lovingly made". More>>

How best to treat opioids' youngest sufferers? No one knows

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A surge in infants born in the U.S. with withdrawal symptoms from their mothers' opioid use has outpaced science on how best to treat them. More>>

Amy Schumer ties knot with chef Chris Fischer

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Amy Schumer has married chef Chris Fischer in a small ceremony in Malibu, California. More>>

These are the lives lost in the Florida high school shooting Video included

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A football coach who also worked as a security guard is among the dead in a school shooting that claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Florida. More>>

Seoul footing record tab for North Korea at 2018 Olympics

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Seoul allots record $2.5 million to pay for hundreds of North Koreans attending the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. More>>

Russian mother grieves for son killed by US strike in Syria

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For Russian mother Farkhanur Gavrilova, the blow came a week ago when an acquaintance called her to say her son was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Syria that pitted Russian and U.S. combatants against each other for the first time in the Syrian war. More>>

South African limbo ends with new president, Cyril Ramaphosa

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Ramaphosa poised to become South Africa's new president in parliament vote Thursday. More>>

Russia: 5 citizens probably killed by US strike in Syria

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After a week of swirling controversy, Russia has acknowledged that five of its citizens may have been killed by a U.S. strike in Syria, the first time Russians have died at U.S. hands in Syria. More>>

'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills Video included

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A bipartisan agreement on the status of young immigrants and a border wall with Mexico has emerged from a group of 16 senators. More>>

The Latest: Hundreds at vigil mourn school shooting victims Video included

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The police officer who arrested the high school shooting suspect in Florida says the teen looked like a "typical high school student" when he spotted him walking away from the school. More>>

Trump cites mental health _ not guns _ in speech on shooting Video included

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President Donald Trump says the suspect in a deadly school shooting in Florida was "mentally disturbed.". More>>

Court received 1.17 million war crimes claims from Afghans

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The International Criminal Court says it has received over 1 million statements from Afghans claiming to be victims of war crimes. More>>

Florida shooting revives debate over gun age requirement Video included

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The deadly shooting in Florida has drawn attention to an age gap in gun laws: You must be 21 to buy a handgun but you can be 18 or younger to buy a long gun in the United States. More>>

Florida gunman had extra ammo at school, fired for 3 minutes Video included

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High school shooting that claimed 17 lives plunges Florida city into mourning. More>>

Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs

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President Donald Trump again trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support for cleanups of some iconic US waterways. More>>

Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case Video included

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A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted "very, very disturbing" material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage. More>>

US says detainee studied in Louisiana, became IS fighter

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The U.S. says an American detained by U.S. forces was carrying thumb drives containing bomb-making files and documents describing work he did for the Islamic State group at the time he surrendered in Syria last year. More>>

Delays done, Shiffrin wins Olympic GS gold; best event next

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American standout Mikaela Shiffrin wins giant slalom for her 2nd career Olympic gold medal. More>>

Svindal wins Olympic downhill to become oldest Alpine champ

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Aksel Lund Svindal won the men's downhill on Thursday, making the 35-year-old Norwegian the oldest-ever Olympic gold medalist in Alpine skiing. More>>

Grammys defends itself about women representation

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After a few missteps, The Recording Academy is reassuring its members that they are not lagging behind the music industry when it comes to female representation. More>>

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics

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Food is a big deal for Olympians, and the very specific, highly calibrated fuel they put in their bodies _ for energy, for health, for warmth, for a psychological and physiological edge _ is a big part of what makes them the best in the world. More>>

A talkative Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on becoming himself

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been a best-selling author, actor, dedicated civil-rights activist, historian and legendary basketball player but never a big talker _ until now. More>>

Topless Tongan set to ski but not dressed for success

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Tongan cross-country skier Pita Taufatofua jokes that he has two immediate goals when he competes in his first Olympic event on Friday _ don't hit a tree and finish before they turn the lights off. More>>

The Latest: Trump postpones Penn. rally after shooting

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The White House says President Donald Trump will address the nation about the Florida school shooting at 11 a.m. EST. More>>

The Latest: UN says Syria envoy overstated fatalities

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Russian Foreign Ministry says 5 Russians killed in a U.S. strike in Syria, the first official recognition of Russian deaths in the incident that has threatened to further strain Russia-U.S. ties. More>>

Berlin Film Fest kicks off in the shadow of #MeToo

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The annual Berlin International Film Festival kicks off with the world premiere of Wes Anderson's new animated film "Isle of Dogs". More>>

Vatican seeks to defuse scandal, says pope meets victims

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Vatican seeks to defuse Chile scandal, says pope meets frequently with abuse victims to help them heal. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin finally gets her gold on Olympics Day 6

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The women's Alpine racing program at the Pyeongchang Olympics has finally begun with Manuela Moelgg of Italy starting the first run of the giant slalom. More>>

Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US 2-1

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Meghan Agosta and Sara Nurse each scored in the second period, and defending gold medalist Canada clinched the top spot in pool play by edging the United States 2-1 in an early Olympic showdown between the dominant powers in women's hockey. More>>

Romney postpones announcement on Senate race after shooting

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AP sources: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah. More>>

Porn star says she feels free to discuss Trump encounter

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Porn star who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Donald Trump in 2006 says she feels free to discuss her past with the man who would become president now that Trump's personal attorney has acknowledged paying her $130,000 just before Election Day. More>>

The Latest: Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa's president

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The Latest: Zuma's resignation now final, parliament says; new leader to be chosen Thursday. More>>

Can gene therapy be harnessed to fight the AIDS virus? Video included

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Scientists are trying gene therapy to fight HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. More>>

Trump breaks silence on domestic abuse, Kelly out of sight Video included

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President Donald Trump has said the words Democrats and Republicans alike had been listening for when he explicitly denounced domestic violence. More>>

US inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes

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US inflation pressures seem to be mounting, potentially fueling more rate hikes. More>>

Scandals finally catch up with South Africa's Zuma

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As scandal after scandal unfolded, South African President Jacob Zuma maintained an affable demeanor in public, rallied his support base and, it is alleged, enabled his corrupt associates. Eventually, he ran out of options. More>>

EPA chief says he flies first class due to security concerns

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The head of the Environmental Protection Agency has broken months of silence about his frequent premium-class flights at taxpayer expense, saying he needs to fly first class because of unpleasant interactions with other travelers. More>>

Israel's Netanyahu is no stranger to scandals

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, fighting for his political life after being accused of taking bribes from billionaire supporters, is no stranger to scandal. More>>

The Latest: Students describe shooting suspect as troubled Video included

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Authorities say a shooter at a Florida high school is still at large. More>>

South African President Zuma succumbs to pressure, resigns

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South African police raid residential compound of a business family suspected of using its ties to President Jacob Zuma to influence Cabinet appointments and land state contracts. More>>

School shooting suspect made 'disturbing' social media posts Video included

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A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted disturbing material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage. More>>

Former student opens fire at Florida high school, killing 17 Video included

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Authorities say they're responding to a shooting at a Florida high school The Broward Sheriff's Office has told news outlets that the shooting occurred Wednesday afternoon at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. More>>

Group of senators reaches immigration deal on Dreamers, wall

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President Donald Trump is sending a message to the Senate on immigration: Pass a bill based on his priorities. More>>

Trump at last denounces abuse; Kelly's future in doubt Video included

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White House, FBI tell different stories about background investigation for ex-presidential aide accused of domestic abuse. More>>

Porn star who alleged Trump affair: I can now tell my story

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The porn star whom President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney acknowledged paying $130,000 just before Election Day believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with the president. More>>

Wanted by the IOC: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

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Wanted: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics; Stockholm, Calgary, Sion, and Sapporo show early interest. More>>

Truly best in show: Westminster winner makes Broadway debut

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America's new top dog is set to become best in a Broadway show. More>>

White apologizes for comments on sexual misconduct lawsuit

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The buzz around Shaun White's gold-medal run at the Winter Olympics has revived discussion about a 2016 lawsuit accusing the snowboarder of sexual harassment. More>>

French court acquits 1 man, convicts 2 in terror-tied trial

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A French court on Wednesday acquitted a man charged with harboring Islamic extremists after they carried out the 2015 Paris attacks, in the first trial related to the country's deadliest extremist violence since World War II. More>>

The Latest: South Africa's ANC welcomes Zuma's departure

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The Latest: South Africa's ANC preparing for no-confidence motion against Zuma on Thursday. More>>

The Latest: Romney delays announcement after school shooting

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Republican Mitt Romney says he's postponing an announcement planned for Thursday about Utah's Senate race because of the deadly school shooting in Florida. More>>

Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

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Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States. More>>

NSA: Several hospitalized after vehicle tried to enter

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Police say authorities are responding to a shooting outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, where police have surrounded a handcuffed man after a black SUV ran into a barrier. More>>

Gates focuses on schools while examining US poverty issues Video included

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Bill and Melinda Gates, the world's foremost philanthropists, are rethinking their work in America as they confront their unsatisfactory track record, the country's growing inequity and a president they disagree with. More>>

Party's over: Raucous Fat Tuesday gives way to solemn Lent Video included

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Mardi Gras season comes to a close with a big New Orleans bash. More>>

Watchdog's report faults VA chief over Europe trip expenses

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An internal watchdog's investigation has found that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and likely wrongly used taxpayer money to cover his wife's airfare for an 11-day European trip. More>>

Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

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Authorities say a leaping elk brought down a research helicopter trying to capture the animal in the mountains of eastern Utah. More>>

Shaun White wins 3rd Olympic gold in contest for the ages

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The Flying Tomato still soars. White wins 3rd Olympic gold in snowboarding halfpipe; 100th gold overall for US at Winter Games. More>>

'Scorpion' actress Katharine McPhee heading to Broadway

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Actress Katharine McPhee is stepping into the hit musical 'Waitress,' marking the Broadway debut for the former cast member of 'Smash'. More>>

Satellites show warming is accelerating sea level rise

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New satellite research shows global warming is making seas rise at an ever increasing rate. More>>

GOP women chafe at Trump's mixed signals on abuse charges

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Republican women are increasingly frustrated by President Donald Trump's approach to abuse. More>>

A Westminster wow: Bichon frise becomes America's top dog

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Big steps for giant schnauzer could lead to dogdom's mighty prize at Westminster. More>>

Longest-serving Dutch premier, Ruud Lubbers, dies at 78

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Ruud Lubbers, the Netherlands' longest-serving prime minister who guided his country through economic turmoil to prosperity, and helped shape the foundations of the European Union, has died at 78. More>>

Russia seeks to regulate private military contractors

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A senior lawmaker says the Russian parliament is working on a bill to regulate private military companies, a statement that comes amid reports about an unknown number of Russian military contractors killed in a U.S. strike in Syria. More>>

Frenchman admits killing girl who vanished from Alps wedding

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French authorities say a man in custody confessed to "unintentionally" killing a 9-year-old girl whose disappearance from a wedding party in the French Alps prompted nationwide concern. More>>

France: 'Perpetual' house arrest prompts vote, hunger strike

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A man who has spent a decade under house arrest in France is awaiting a vote by lawmakers that could end his "open-air prison" or more likely, uphold it indefinitely. More>>

The Latest: Shaun White's Olympic gold a highlight of Day 5

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Katie Couric has apologized for saying that the Dutch are so successful in speed skating because skates have been used as a form of transportation when canals freeze in the Netherlands. More>>

Talks to restore Northern Ireland government break down

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The leader of Northern Ireland's biggest political party says talks to restore the collapsed government in Belfast have failed. More>>

14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

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Doctors pull 14 worms from eye of Oregon woman in rare case of infection spread by flies. More>>

Correction: Kenya-Reality Show-Farming story

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'Can you dig it?' New farming reality TV show aims to bring young Africans back to the land. More>>

Israeli leader vows to carry on despite corruption charges

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In embarrassing blow to Israel's embattled PM, police recommend Netanyahu be indicted on bribery, breach of trust. More>>

Prince Henrik, husband of Danish monarch, dies at age 83

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Denmark's palace says Prince Henrik, the French-born husband of Danish monarch Queen Margrethe, has died. More>>

Bomber gets life in prison for New York, New Jersey attacks Video included

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A man who set off small bombs on a New York City street and at a charity race in New Jersey is set to be sentenced to a mandatory term of life in prison. More>>

NATO chief urges defense budget hike amid command expansion

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is urging European allies and Canada to keep ramping up defense spending, as the alliance expands its command headquarters in response to a more assertive Russia. More>>

NBC exceeding expectations 5 days into Olympics

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It's still early, but NBC says it is exceeding viewership expectations five days into the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

The Latest: Man acquitted of harboring Paris attackers

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A French court has acquitted a man charged with harboring Islamic extremists after they carried out the 2015 Paris attacks, in the first trial related to the country's deadliest extremist violence since World War II. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: Prominent Republican women frustrated by White House's approach to abuse charges; New fronts emerge in Syria as Assad, allies push for victory; Shaun White wins USA's 100th winter gold, gets grilled by media. More>>

Trump prods Congress amid debate on immigration Video included

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Senate's Republican and Democratic leaders say it's going to be tough to broker a successful deal on immigration policy. More>>

'Deep down': Rivalry between Koreas, Japan transcends sports

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There are sports rivalries _ and then there's Korea versus Japan, a near-toxic mix of history, violence, abuse and politics, with a (un)healthy dose of cultural chauvinism and envy mixed in. More>>

Dozens of nude models brave cold, rain for Polar Bear Paint

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Dozens of body-painted models brave cold, rain to pose for photos in New York City streets as part of Polar Bear Paint, nude spin on traditional polar bear plunges that see people in swimsuits dive into frigid waters to celebrate New Year. More>>

UK judge upholds arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder

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A British judge is set to decide whether to quash or uphold an arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has spent more than five years evading the law inside Ecuador's London embassy. More>>

'So proud': Parents' views on joint Korea hockey team evolve

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Players of Koreas' joint hockey team are source of pride for their families for making history in inter-Korean relations. More>>

Is inflation rising as investors fear? 5 ways to keep track

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After nearly a decade of being all but invisible, inflation _ or the fear of it _ is back. More>>

Danielle Herrington covers Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue

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Danielle Herrington is the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover model for 2018, becoming the third black woman to cover the annual issue. More>>

ICE lawyer in Seattle charged with stealing immigrant IDs

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A lawyer for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities. More>>

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