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Can Trump, Clinton put aside acrimony at charity dinner?

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump wouldn't even shake hands on the debate stage Wednesday night.

But Thursday, the two are expected to poke fun of themselves -- and gently chide each other -- at a fundraiser for Catholic charities that's been a mainst...

El Chapo photo

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'El Chapo' extradition to US clears hurdle

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is one step closer to facing drug and conspiracy charges in the United States.

Rodrigo Duterte

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US flummoxed by Duterte's call for 'separation'

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's surprise announcement of a military and economic "separation" from the US during a visit to Beijing Thursday left the Obama administration scrambling.

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Michelle Obama, hoping to turn Arizona blue for Clinton, tears into Trump

First Lady Michelle Obama tore into Donald Trump in Arizona on Thursday, part of Hillary Clinton's effort to turn the reliably red state blue.

Clinton debate poll

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Did Hillary Clinton reveal classified intel at debate?

The Twitterverse was aflame in the hours after Wednesday night's debate with questions about whether or not Hillary Clinton divulged classified information about the country's nuclear arsenal.

"There's about four minutes between the order being given ...

Baby born twice

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Meet the baby who was born twice

Margaret Boemer went for a routine ultrasound 16 weeks into her pregnancy with her third child. She quickly found out that things were far from routine.

Obama stumping for Hillary Oct 20


Obama slams Trump's 'rigged' election claims as 'dangerous'

President Barack Obama admonished Donald Trump Thursday, saying the Republican nominee's claims that he might not accept the results of next month's election are "not a joking matter."

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On this day: October 20

Douglas MacArthur wading ashore in the Philippines, 1944, World War II

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Douglas MacArthur returns to the Philippines, Nixon sets off the "Saturday Night Massacre," Jackie Kennedy remarries, the Sydney Opera House opens, tragedy strikes Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Muammar Gaddafi is killed, all on this day.

On this day: October 19

Saddam Hussein's first day of trial, 2005

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The first disco opens, the United States slaps an embargo on Cuba, Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested at an Atlanta sit-in, and Saddam Hussein goes on trial, all on this day.

On this day: October 18

1860s Russian America map

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Herman Melville's masterpiece is printed, the U.S. takes possession of Alaska and Puerto Rico, and Reggie Jackson goes deep three times in the World Series, all on this day.

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