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  1. Plane Crashes Into Nevada Trailer ParkWed, 31 Aug 2016 11:48:30 GMT
    Officials are investigating the details surrounding the crash of a small plane as it made its way to Reno-Tahoe International Airport. More...
  2. Police Release 911 Calls From Orlando Nightclub MassacreTue, 30 Aug 2016 21:00:09 GMT
    The first batch of 911 calls released by authorities are from friends and family members of victims. None of the audio is from inside the Pulse nightclub. WESH's Matt Grant reports. More...
  3. 'Severe' Turbulence Sends 12 on United Jet to HospitalWed, 31 Aug 2016 12:35:43 GMT
    Flight 880 was traveling from Houston to London when it was diverted to Shannon, Ireland, on Wednesday. More...
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  1. The Republican presidential candidate and the Mexican president confirmed the news on TwitterWed, 31 Aug 2016 04:19:20 GMT
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to sit down with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, both politicians confirmed Tuesday night. "I have accepted the invitation of President Enrique Pena Nieto, of Mexico, and look very much forward to meeting him tomorrow," Trump said in a Tweet. More...
  2. News 10 mins ago 8:00 p.m.Marco Rubio wins Florida primary to seek second Senate termWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:27 GMT
    Sen. Marco Rubio has earned the support of Florida's Republican voters to seek a second term, a decision he made at the last minute after his failed presidential bid. Rubio beat millionaire developer Carlos Beruff, the only major GOP candidate to stay in the race after Rubio decided to run for re-election two days before the deadline to make the ballot. More...
  3. Obama cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmatesTue, 30 Aug 2016 21:13:22 GMT
    President Barack Obama cut short on Tuesday the sentences of 111 federal inmates in another round of commutations for those convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. Obama has long called for phasing out strict sentences for drug convictions, arguing they lead to excessive punishment and incarceration rates unseen in other developed countries. More...
  4. US Department of Agriculture closes 6 offices after threatsTue, 30 Aug 2016 18:58:03 GMT
    The US Department of Agriculture has temporarily closed six offices in five states after receiving several anonymous threats, USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick said Tuesday. The affected offices are in Fort Collins, Colorado; Hamden, Connecticut; Beltsville, Maryland; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Kearneysville and Leetown, West Virginia. More...
  5. Maine governor says he's mulling resigningTue, 30 Aug 2016 16:53:46 GMT
    Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Tuesday that he is considering resigning following the release of a profanity-laced voicemail he left for a state representative last week. The Portland Press Herald reported that LePage said he is "looking at all options" during an interview with the talk radio station WVOM in Bangor. More...
  6. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the TTIP is 'absolutely in Europe's interest'Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:29:47 GMT
    Prospects for the proposed EU-US trade deal have been cast into further doubt after French president Francois Hollande said an agreement would not be forged before Barack Obama leaves office in January, and a trade minister called for an end to talks. "These discussions cannot result in an agreement by the end of the year. More...
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  1. Survey: US companies add a solid 177,000 jobs in AugustWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:36:44 GMT
    U.S. businesses added a solid 177,000 jobs in August, according to a private survey, suggesting that hiring remains healthy after two months of strong gains. More...
  2. Evangelist Franklin Graham offers prayer for America ahead of 50-state tourWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:00 GMT
    Even in liberal Boston, a message of Christian unity prompts togetherness, worry, and wishes for US. More...
  3. Don't Be Afraid to Burn Bridges That Lead You Back to NowhereWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:00 GMT
    If there is something holding you back or keeping you down, grab the matches and burn that bridge. More...
  4. Police: Woman kidnapped by husband found dead, he's woundedWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:29:31 GMT
    A woman who was kidnapped at gunpoint by her husband while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months earlier was found dead inside a barn, and he was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, state police said Wednesday. More...
  5. University offers 'social justice' themed student housingWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:15:00 GMT
    The University of North Dakota is offering a special housing option for students interested in learning more about and practicing principles of social justice,reportsCampus Reform. More...
  6. Historians: Site of Revolutionary War battlefield locatedWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:11:56 GMT
    Historians say they've found the site of the Revolutionary War Battle of Grays Hill on the South Carolina coast. More...
  7. George Washington University takes heat for hiring former pro-Al Qaeda extremistWed, 31 Aug 2016 13:04:00 GMT
    George Washington University is feeling the heat after hiring Jesse Morton, a reformed Islamic extremist, to work as a fellow in itsProgramon Extremism. More...
  8. Big snake evading Maine authorities is anaconda, says scientistWed, 31 Aug 2016 12:43:00 GMT
    Wessie P. Thon might actually be Wessie A. Conda. More...
  9. Why You Need to Set Sales GoalsWed, 31 Aug 2016 12:30:00 GMT
    Whether you're a doctor, a retail specialist or an accountant, you need a business plan with sales goals. More...
  10. Parts of Florida's Gulf Coast under hurricane watch; North Carolina to get drenched with rainWed, 31 Aug 2016 11:55:00 GMT
    North Carolina's Outer Banks will likely be drenched as a tropical weather system blows by with up to 5 inches of heavy rain. More...