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Kentucky grants Bernie Sanders re-canvass of primary

Sen. Bernie Sanders has been granted the opportunity to re-canvass the voting machines in Kentucky's primary where he narrowly lost to Hillary Clinton.

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House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicals

The House is set to pass a bipartisan bill that would for the first time regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products from household cleaners to clothing and furniture

Freddie Gray: Prosecutor criticized after officer acquittal

Baltimore's top prosecutor is facing criticism that she moved too quickly to file charges against six officers in 2015 death of Freddie Gray, the African-American man severely injured in police custody

Goodbye, empty nest: Millennials staying longer with parents

For millennials, living with parents is now most common arrangement for first time on record

How Trap Karaoke Went From A Bar To Barclays Center

Since starting in a small New York bar, Trap Karaoke has been all over: Oakland, Atlanta, Chicago and D.C.

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Ancient Egyptian Sex and Power Spells Deciphered

Ancient Egyptian sex and power spells have now been deciphered.

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New Evidence Suggests An Explosion Downed EgyptAir Flight 804

New evidence suggests an explosion happened before EgyptAir Flight 804 went down, but officials aren't sure what caused it.

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Friends, Romans: help restore Rome's ruins, monuments

Rome has pleaded for patrons to help pay for the restoration and maintenance of some of the hundreds of fountains, monuments, archaeological sites and historical streets in the Italian capital

Detroit man cleared of attempted murder in shooting of judge

A man accused of shooting a federal judge outside a Detroit house has been acquitted of attempted murder

Pregnant Woman's Cravings for Bubbles Was 'Better Than Sex'

A Liverpool woman says her cravings to eat bubbles during her pregnancy were better than sex. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story and other weird pregnancy cravings.

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Report: Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff error

The Justice Department watchdog says staff error resulted in 157 federal inmates being freed either before or after their correct release dates between 2009 and 2014

There Really Is A 'Right' Way To Pay Off Your Student Loans

You can choose the repayment strategy that will boost your psyche or the method that will cost less over time.

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Police investigate video of sex between girl and 25 boys

Florida sheriff's detectives are investigating a cellphone video purportedly showing a 15-year-old girl having sex with as many as two dozen boys in a public high school bathroom after school

Toyota to invest in ride-hailing app Uber

Toyota is making an investment in ride-hailing app Uber

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11-year-old who was born deaf is among nation's top spellers

Neil Maes had a more difficult journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee than most of his peers

Humanity's Worst Trick: Making Big Cats Disappear

Conservation groups say big cat populations are shrinking across the board and that human factors play a role in those declines.

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World's first septuplets graduate high school

The seven McCaughey siblings graduated from Carlisle High School in Iowa. They are the world's first surviving septuplets.

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Solar plane's flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania postponed

A solar-powered airplane's planned flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania has been postponed

Can Politicians Play Nice? Some are trying

Ted Celeste, founder of the University of Arizona's National Institute for Civil Discourse, says he wants to teach lawmakers how to be civil.

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NY man found not guilty of wife's death in 4th murder trial

A wealthy New York man on trial for a fourth time since his wife disappeared in 2001 has been found not guilty of murder

Mississippi man being released from jail in daughter's death

A Mississippi man is being released without bond following his arrest last week when his 8-month-old daughter died after being left in a hot car

FBI: 2 agents wounded near Chicago; subject of warrant dead

The FBI says two of its agents were shot and wounded while trying to serve an arrest warrant at a suburban Chicago home, and that the man they were seeking there is dead

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Fewer And Fewer People Are Smoking In The US

Only 15.1 percent of American adults were smokers in 2015.

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Get Ready: Octopuses and Squids are Taking Over the Oceans

Research shows the octopus is growing. Not just in size, but in number. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) explains.

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If EgyptAir Crash Is Terrorism, Why Has No One Claimed Responsibility?

It's rare for a terrorist group to wait more than 36 hours to claim responsibility for an international event.

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