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Major general faints during news conference

Air Force Maj. Gen. James Martin Jr. fainted during a Pentagon briefing. He was taken to a nearby hospital as a precaution.

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Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.

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Ferguson asks for changes to reform deal, drawing criticism

The Ferguson City Council is asking the U.S. Department of Justice for changes to a deal to reform the city's courts and policing systems, a move that drew swift criticism from both the department and many residents

This is what the Earth will be like in 10,000 years

Scientists are publishing a paper discussing what our planet, Earth will look like in 10,000 years from now. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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World's Oldest Known Bird Living In Wild Hatches Her 50th-Or-So Chick

Wisdom, the oldest known bird living in the wild, recently welcomed her latest chick into the world.

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The Latest: Source says Christie cancels SC event Wednesday

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has cancelled an event in South Carolina on the heels of his disappointing finish in the New Hampshire GOP primary

Tracing Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz's roots in Cuba

CNN's Patrick Oppmann traces the roots of GOP candidates for president Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz in Cuba.

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Latest: Ferguson mayor says amended agreement is best offer

Ferguson's mayor says the embattled city is not trying to reopen negotiations with the U.S. Department of Justice by amending a consent decree aimed at improving police and court practices

Hunt for Third German Train Black Box

German police have rejected as speculation a report that a line controller turned off an automatic safety

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Demi Lovato Credits The Kardashians For Her Self Body Image

Demi Lovato loves her body curves and all! And she's giving body image credit to one VERY famous Hollywood family.

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Portugal lawmakers overturn veto on gay rights, abortion law

Left-of-center parties in Portugal's Parliament have used their majority to overturn a presidential veto on bills that granted adoption rights to same-sex couples and removed some abortion restrictions

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South Korea to suspend joint-run Kaesong complex

The South Korean government is suspending operations at the jointly-run Kaesong Industrial Complex, following North Korea's recent rocket launch and nuclear test.

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Chris Christie Drops Out Of Presidential Race

Christie entered the race as one of the front runners, but his poll numbers consistently slid.

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Harvard receives a record number of applicants

Harvard University has received a record 39,044 applications for next fall's freshman class, a nearly 5 percent increase over last year

Man casually trips suspect on the run from police

A civilian in England decided to help the cops out by tripping the alleged drug dealer they were running after. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Man Dies After Setting Himself On Fire In Front Of Kensington Palace

Police received a call about a man acting suspiciously early Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a man in his 40s on fire.

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Photos Show Police Officers Talking Woman Out of Jumping From Bridge

Two officers with the California Highway Patrol are being praised for their skill and dedication after talking a woman out of jumping from San Francisco’s Bay Bridge.

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For Donald Trump, for one night, there was so much winning.

For Donald Trump, for one night, there was so much winning

deGrasse Tyson: 'I'm duty-bound to educate the citizenry'

The internet's favorite astrophysicist says that instead of telling people what to think, he wants to give them the tools to "understand it on their own."

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Alabama health agency confirms first Zika case in state

Alabama health officials say they've confirmed the first travel-related case of the Zika virus in the state

Apprenticeships Boost the Workforce

Germany has Europe's lowest rates of youth unemployment, partly because of its traditional apprenticeship system, which allows young Germans who don't go to university to train and qualify in companies.

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Germany cites free speech amid Polish ire at Carnival float

The German government has rejected any suggestion it might take action over a Carnival float that drew the ire of Poland's government