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  1. She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    An initial scan showed a mass in her brain. More tests showed that it was a form of cancer, possibly lymphoma, but treatable.


  2. 3 Facebook to give Congress copies of 3,000 political ads bought...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Facebook announced on Sept. 21 that it would turn over copies of 3,000 political ads brought by Russian accounts during the 2016 election, after previously showing some to congressional investigators.


  3. 'A coherent intelligence operation': Paul Manafort's offer to brief a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort has come under renewed scrutiny for his connections to a Russian oligarch with ties to Vladimir Putin. Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, a top ally of President Vladimir Putin, reportedly stopped trying to recover money he said had been taken from him in 2014 by Paul Manafort after President Donald Trump won the GOP nomination last year.


  4. Woman sues Starbucks, blaming hot tea for disfiguring burns, death of her dogRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    A Colorado woman has filed a lawsuit against Starbucks, claiming an employee improperly served a cup of hot tea at a drive-through window - causing the liquid to spill, severely burning her and ultimately killing her dog, who was also in the car at the time. Deanna Salas-Solano is seeking more than $75,000 in damages from the global coffee chain, according to a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.


  5. Marine Corps to have 1st female infantry officerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KWLM-AM Willmar

    For the first time in its nearly 250-year history, the United States Marine Corps will have a female infantry officer, after she graduates from an infantry officer course on Monday, a U.S. official confirmed. The Marine's completion of the course was first reported by The Washington Post.


  6. Dalton Delan: The Unspin Room|All the F-bombs that are fit to printRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    In the beginning was the word, and in the beginning The New York Times and The Washington Post would not have published the word. But you decide whether it is the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end, for after the short-lived White House Director of Communications - out before he was even officially in - lay down an obscene rant in The New Yorker, both the newspaper of record and Jeff Bezos' Beltway acquisition went the full Monty with the F-word.


  7. Manafort Offered To Give 'Private Briefings' To Russian Billionaire During ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Paul Manafort appears to be in deep, deep trouble if all the reports coming out in the last week are true. Just a month ago, various associates of Manafort's were subpoenaed to testify for testimony related to Robert Mueller's special investigation.


  8. Who is Oleg Deripaska, the man who Paul Manafort offered 'privatea ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    Paul Manafort, the one-time chairman for Donald Trump's presidential campaign, said in an email exchanged with a former employee that he was willing to meet with a Russian billionaire to give him "private briefings," according to a story from The Associated Press. Manafort offered to meet with Oleg Deripaska, a close friend and financial backer of Russian President Vladimir Putin.


  9. - Liliane Bettencourt, L'Oreal heiress, dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UPI

    Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman and heir to the L'Oreal fortune, died at her home near Paris, her daughter announced. She was 94. Bettencourt's daughter, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, did not disclose the nature of her mother's death Wednesday, though the heiress had dementia and Alzheimer's disease, The Washington Post reported .


  10. Meet David Meade, the 'Christian numerologist' whose biblical...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    David Meade, the self-described "specialist in research and investigations," has earned a fair amount of publicity online for predicting that catastrophic events will soon befall Earth. Among his claims: On Saturday, Sept.


  11. Trump Swears He Doesn't Want to Cut Taxes for WealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The American Prospect

    The president and GOP leaders would have you believe their tax cuts will help the middle class, not the rich. Reality would suggest otherwise.


  12. For the first time, the Marine Corps will have a female infantry officer among its ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Post

    It is unlikely that she will agree to do any media interviews, preferring to be a 'quiet professional' and just do her job The Marine Corps expects to soon have its first female infantry officer, a historic first following her anticipated graduation Monday from the service's grueling Infantry Officer Course, said three military officials with knowledge of the training. The lieutenant and her male colleagues completed a three-week combat exercise at the service's training centre in Twentynine Palms, Calif., on Wednesday, the final graded requirement in the 13-week program.


  13. North Strabane supervisors balk at $30 million building estimateRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | O-R Online

    The Observer-Reporter is excited to announce new digital offerings, including our new e-Edition apps, available for download in the iTunes & Google Play stores.


  14. EPA employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS News

    It is part of a broader Trump administration order for anti-leaks training at all executive branch agencies. The Associated Press obtained training materials from the hourlong class.


  15. Jimmy Kimmel Doesn't Let Up Criticism of Cassidy-Graham Obamacare RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Jimmy Kimmel laid out criticism of the latest Republican bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, on his late-night show this week. On Tuesday night, he gave a monologue lambasting the bill's co-author Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La.


  16. Hoax Alert: Swastika At Georgetown URead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | VDARE

    The Washington Post reports that someone put up a swastika at Georgetown, and naturally, the president of the school, one John DeGioia, put out the usual "statement" denouncing the seething Nazism that pollutes a very liberal campus . Authorities at Georgetown University are investigating a swastika found painted inside a residence hall restroom on Wednesday evening, at the start of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish high holy season marked by a period of repentance and atonement.


  17. Primal screams, blood and burns: What ita s like to survive a lightning strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    From afar, the fiery lightning strike that came with it looked like an explosion, darting down a tree trunk before it hit a father and his two young children who had hunkered down beneath it. "It hit that person.


  18. Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce their compliance with laws and rules against leaking classified or sensitive government information. It is part of a broader Trump administration order for anti-leaks training at all executive branch agencies.


  19. Add September 23 to the Long List of Doomsday PredictionsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | How Stuff Works

    Let's just go ahead and get this out of the way upfront. If you've watched the news during the past six weeks, you might think we actually are living during the end of days.


  20. Is Fondant Free Speech? Chefs Show Support For Gay Marriage As Court Case LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Bedecked in fondant and flowers, modern wedding cakes are the centerpiece of the marriage feast - an edible form of art. But are they also an expression of free speech? That's the question the Supreme Court will consider this fall, when it hears the case of a Colorado baker who refused to make a custom wedding cake for a gay couple because he said it would violate his religious beliefs.