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Rescue workers look for earthquake survivors

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Magnitude-6.4 quake hits Taiwan; 11 dead

At least 11 people were killed and 475 were injured Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported.

January 2016 jobs report

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Why doesn't 4.9% unemployment feel great?

The U.S. unemployment rate just fell below 5% for the first time since 2008. Normally, this would merit a celebration. But these aren't normal times.

Johnny Manziel, December 2015

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Manziel domestic violence complaint investigated

NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel faces an investigation into a complaint of domestic violence filed Friday after an alleged January incident with his ex-girlfriend, Dallas police announced.

North Korean missile launch

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North Korea moves up rocket launch window

North Korea has moved up the launch window for a rocket by one day, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Saturday. The new window, which was also narrowed, is February 7-14; the old window was February 8-25. The areas where debris would fall remain...

Ocean sea briny deep

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Sailing large: Life on board a mega-ship

The first thing you notice about the Benjamin Franklin is just how big it is -- overwhelmingly big.

Ted Cruz in Iowa, Jan. 7, 2016

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Who's funding this pro-Ted Cruz super PAC?

A super PAC spending millions of dollars to bash Ted Cruz's Republican rivals is shielding the names of many of its top donors and strategists, accepting and directing donations through a particularly high number of hard-to-trace companies, new docum...

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

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Bush vows to back GOP nominee, questions Rubio on abortion

Jeb Bush is sharpening his attacks against rival Marco Rubio in the final few days before the New Hampshire primary, raising questions about the Florida senator's position on abortion and characterizing him as an untested, political showman.

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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

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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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