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Donald Trump at campaign rally in Florence, S.C., Feb. 5, 2016

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Trump: Christian ban less controversial than Muslim proposal

Donald Trump said Friday that calling for a ban on Christians would have been less controversial than his proposal to temporarily block Muslims from entering the U.S.

"If I would have said the same thing about Christians, I wouldn't have had the same ...

Jeb Bush speaks at town hall meeting, Concord, N.H., Feb. 5, 2016

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Bush vows to back GOP nominee, slams Rubio on abortion

Jeb Bush is going after Marco Rubio heading into the New Hampshire primary, raising questions about the Florida senator's position on abortion and characterizing him as an untested, political showman.

Sea lion pup at Marine Mammal Center, California, March 18, 2015

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Sea lion pup naps at California restaurant

An underfed but overly cute sea lion cub is getting a lot of TLC after it waddled into an empty upscale California restaurant without a reservation.

Arizona woman with Asperger's killed

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Police shoot, kill Arizona woman with Asperger's

Police in Mesa, Arizona, say they didn't know a 24-year-old, knife-wielding woman had Asperger's, a high-functioning variant of autism, when they shot and killed her Thursday

2 planes possibly collided

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2 aircraft go down off Los Angeles coast

Two planes went down in an incident that occurred on Friday off the coast of Los Angeles, the Coast Guard has confirmed. The Coast Guard said two aircraft were seen possibly colliding on radar.

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Magnitude-6.4 earthquake hits Taiwan; 5 dead

At least five people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the Taiwanese Disaster Response Center said.

More than 200 people were rescued from damaged structures, many from a 17-story residential building that colla...

Reveler in indigenous garb dances at pre-Carnival event

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Zika virus won't ruin Brazil's Carnival

The Zika virus isn't scaring away Brazil's Carnival revelers and the country's hotels are reporting higher bookings than last year. Over 1 million tourists are expected to come to Rio de Janeiro for Carnival.

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On this day: February 6

Civil War, Battle of Fort Henry, 1862

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The Union gets its first victory of the Civil War, Ronald Reagan is born, The Righteous Brothers hit No. 1, and astronaut Alan Shepard works on his lunar golf game, all on this day.

Deadly earthquake hits Taiwan

Soldiers Taiwan

At least four people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the country's Disaster Response Center said.

On this day: February 5

Peter Pan, 1953 Walt Disney movie

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The U.S. military scores its first aerial victory, Reader's Digest is first published, Disney's "Peter Pan" premieres, and Manuel Noriega is indicted, all on this day.

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