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Train hero Spencer Stone stabbed in U.S.

Just two months after he was wounded while famously thwarting an attack on a Paris-bound train, Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone was stabbed early Thursday near a bar in northern California, officials say.

Stone was stabbed more than once during an alte...

Woman pumping gas

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Get this: Americans ARE spending their gas savings

The average American driver saved $360 this year on gas -- nearly a dollar a day. So what are people doing with that "extra" money?

Americans claim they have been saving it, but that may be a fib.

When the JPMorgan Chase Institute looked at people's ...



FAA tests technology to counter rogue drones

The Federal Aviation Administration is testing anti-drone technology that would counter rogue drones flying within a five-mile radius of select airports.

The technology is supposed to detect radio signals from rogue drones operating too close to airp...

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Ben Carson says the darndest things

Ben Carson is at it again.

Carson struggled in an interview on Wednesday to explain whether he would support hiking the debt limit -- the latest in a series of instances in which his comments have raised questions about his understanding of key polic...

Kevin McCarthy Boehner in background

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Kevin McCarthy drops out of speaker race

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has dropped out of the race to succeed Speaker John Boehner, a shocking move that throws the House into chaos.

The move came without warning as House Republicans were in a closed-door meeting to select their nomine...

Cucumbers recalled

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Another salmonella death related to cucumbers

Another person has died after eating cucumbers linked to a multi-state Salmonella Poona outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Joseph Sepp Blatter

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Sepp Blatter: FIFA's top bosses suspended

It's like the end of a Shakespearean play. Multiple bodies, with the king, the two men who would be king and their lieutenants strewn across the stage. Perhaps understandably even the acting king won't be hanging around for too long.

There was blood ...

Rupert Murdoch, July 2015

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Murdoch: Obama not a 'real black president'

Rupert Murdoch, one of the world's most powerful media moguls, posted a tweet Wednesday night that seemingly questioned whether President Obama is a "real black president."

The tweet ricocheted around the web and was widely denounced.

Murdoch's tweet...

Donald Trump smiling

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Trump trademarks 'Make America Great Again'

Need more proof Donald Trump is bringing his business savvy to the campaign trail? He has already trademarked his "Make America Great Again" slogan.

Yes, Ronald Reagan may have said it first, but Trump is the one asserting his commercial rights to the...

Michael Horn

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VW chief: Scandal is 'hard to believe'

Volkswagen's U.S. boss blamed unnamed engineers at the company for the deceptive software that cheated emissions testing, and denied that anyone in senior management made a decision to break the law.

"This was not a corporate decision. To my best know...

Clinton on look-alike doll: 'It looks like Trump's hair'

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