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Girl Scouts add a new cookie, but drop another variety

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The chewy cookie, featuring caramel and semi-sweet chocolate chips as well as a hint of sea salt.Read more

Florida candidate accused of faking diploma drops out

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Melissa Howard has dropped out of her race for Florida Legislature.Read more

Police look into video of man spanking hippo at LA Zoo

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Police are investigating after a video shows a man spanking a hippopotamus at the Los Angeles Zoo.Read more

Nebraska executes first inmate using fentanyl

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Nebraska carried out its first execution in more than two decades on Tuesday by lethal injection of four drugs in a never-before-tried combination, including the...Read more


Girls fight back, throw hot coffee on man trying to abduct them

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Police say girls threw hot coffee and fought to stop a man who was trying to abduct them.Read more

Vice president visits Ohio to promote tax cuts

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Vice President Mike Pence will visit Ohio to promote the Trump administration's tax cuts and attend campaign events for Republican candidates.Read more

Omarosa reveals audio of Trump campaign aides allegedly discussing potential fallout of N-word

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A new recording, obtained by CBS News overnight, seems to back up Omarosa's story that several Trump advisers discussed an alleged tape during the 2016 campaign.Read more

Report warns of significant rise in mosquito "disease danger days" in U.S.

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As global temperatures continue to rise, the number of mosquito "disease danger days" is increasing across much of the United States, representing a greater risk for...Read more

President Trump says "Apprentice" producer told him there's no "N-word" tape

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President Trump tweeted Monday night that a long-rumored tape of him using a racial slur on "The Apprentice" doesn't exist, despite former White House staffer Omarosa...Read more

Firefighter dies battling massive fire in Northern California, officials say

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A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen...Read more

Judge sets bail for adults arrested at New Mexico compound

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A state judge on Monday cleared the way for five defendants who were arrested on child abuse charges at a remote New Mexico compound to be released pending trial despite...Read more