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Slain WDBJ reporter's father hits senators

The father of the Virginia reporter killed by a former co-worker this week criticized U.S. senators in the state for not reaching out to his family.

NSA building

CNN, pool, Senate TV

Government wins narrow victory in NSA case

In a narrow victory for the government, a federal appeals Friday threw out a lower court decision that held the NSA surveillance program was likely illegal.

The U.S. Court of…

Carly Fiorina August 2015

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Fiorina hits deer, revives Grassley tweet

Republican candidate Carly Fiorina tweets that she is OK after getting into an accident with a deer Friday.

Marblie Collegiate Church

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Church: Donald Trump is not an active member

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that he attends a church in Manhattan, but the church released a statement saying the real estate developer…

Marco Rubio in NH

Senator Marco Rubio

Facing Trump, Rubio, Walker stake China claim

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio spent Friday in South Carolina with the hopes that laying out a tough plan for China and radical Islam would win back some…

Julian Castro

Castro calls Clinton VP talk 'flattering'

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro defended former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday morning on her use of private email -- as he also deflected…

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CNN

Clinton compares GOPers to 'terrorist groups'

Republican presidential candidates are striking back Friday after Hillary Clinton compared some of them who hold conservative views on abortion and women's reproductive rights to…

Donald Trump, Marco Rubio

Pool/CNN

Trump and Rubio: A tale of two campaigns

In one pocket of South Carolina on Thursday, Donald Trump invited a woman to stroke his golden hair. In another, Marco Rubio lectured students on eradicating poverty.

There's only…

Sarah Palin

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Palin: ESPN 'buys into ISIS propaganda'

Sarah Palin tore into ESPN on Thursday night, calling the network "whimpering" and "intolerant" for suspending baseball analyst Curt Schilling for a tweet comparing radical…

Trump Baton Rouge

Max Miller/Miss Universe

Donald Trump: Tax the rich more

Donald Trump is finally showing us more of his economic plan beyond the "Make America Great Again" slogan on his red hat.

America has now learned:

-- He wants to tax the rich more…

Lehigh County takes step to replace long-closed bridge

The closure of a small bridge has been giving some Lehigh County residents big headaches for more than a year.


 

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5 fun facts about Barack Obama

Obama preparing for Tuesday debate

Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday. Find out five interesting facts about the commander in chief.

The British Monarchy

Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday. Take a look at the family tree of the British monarchy and learn a bit about George's great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth.

The legacy of JFK

JFK side profile

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

JFK was assassinated riding in the motorcade in Dallas, Texas 50 years ago.  Years later his legacy still lives on through his influence on the Peace Corps, the Space Race and in Civil Rights.  Take a look at this interactive to review a timeline of important events, as well as, watch and listen to powerful JFK speeches.

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New Orleans still healing 10 years after Katrina

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It's been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina forever changed the city of New Orleans. President Obama touted recovery efforts on Thursday but concedes more work remains.

California State Auditor finds $4 million in waste

Caltrans

KCRA

The California State Auditor has found more than $4 million in waste at more than half a dozen state agencies.

Trump to reporter: 'Go back to Univision'

Univision reporter Ramos

A Univision reporter was escorted out of a Donald Trump press conference.

Trump boots Univision anchor from press conference

Trump in Dubuque

CNN, pool, nahj.org

What Donald Trump said in Dubuque, Iowa, on Tuesday may have been important, but it was drowned out by the ejection of Univision anchor Jorge Ramos from a press conference when Ramos wouldn’t wait his turn to ask a question.

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    On this day: August 28

    Pepsi and UPS are born, Emmett Till is murdered, Martin Luther King Jr. shares his dream, and Prince Charles and Princess Diana divorce, all on this day.

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Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

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COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

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COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

Local version of the "Sistine Chapel" trying to survive the test of time

Local version of the Sistine Chapel trying to survive
ALBANY TWP., Pa.

The Kempton Hotel has been around since 1874 and once inside you have to look up to see its rich history

Police seek armed robber who hit Domino's in Mt Pocono

Robber pokes gun into Dominos employee's ribs
MOUNT POCONO, Pa.

An armed robber who hit Domino's Pizza in Mount Pocono Thursday night is being sought by Pocono Mountain Regional Police.

 
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