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Clinton campaign hails Democratic platform

Hillary Clinton's campaign is praising a draft of the Democratic Party's 2016 platform, which reflects several of the progressive issues voiced by her primary challenger, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

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West Virginia flooding leaves at least 23 dead

David Ross said his family moved valuables upstairs when the floodwaters started coming through the floor grates in his house.

"We ran out of time," Ross told CNN on Saturday. "We couldn't get everything up, and when the water started coming into the ...

Brexit results


Brexit: EU leaders demand quick UK exit as fallout grows

Two days after UK voters decided they wanted to leave the European Union, foreign ministers from the EU's six founding countries met in Berlin to discuss the speed and strategy of Britain's exit.

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has s...

California Erskine fire

California wildfire kills 2, destroys 35,000 acres

A fast-moving fire in Southern California has killed at least two people, destroyed 150 homes and scorched more than 35,000 acres, officials said Saturday.

California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Friday in Kern County, where firefigh...


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'Latin Night for Pulse' held in Orlando

While the Pulse nightclub remains closed after 49 people were killed there in a shooting rampage earlier this month, hundreds of Orlando residents came out for a fundraiser for the victims' families and nightclub employees.

John Kerry

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Low expectations for Kerry-Netanyahu meeting

With the clock running out on his time in office and violence between Israelis and Palestinians dimming the prospects of a Mideast peace deal, Secretary of State John Kerry will try this weekend to salvage one of his most important key foreign policy...

Ann LePage


Maine's first lady waits tables at harbor seafood joint

Ann LePage, the wife of flamboyant Maine governor Paul LePage, is looking for a little extra money this summer.

So just like teenagers across the country, LePage has found a part-time gig that might make a dream car finally within reach: waitressing a...

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Deadly floods strike West Virginia

West Virginia flooding from CNN

West Virginia Department of Transportation

Take a look at a few images from the deadly floods affecting West Virginia.

On this day: June 25

Custer's Last Stand, Battle of Little Bighorn

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Custer makes his last stand, France surrenders to Germany during World War II, Anne Frank's diary is published, the Korean War begins, and Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson both die, all on this day.

Norwegian cuisine you've never heard of

Norway food Whale

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Norway's distinctive cuisine has been shaped by its 100,000-kilometer coastline, by its long winters and brief summers, by the forests that cover a third of its surface, and by the mountains that cut west off from east. Here are some of Norway's greatest--and strangest--specialties.

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