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(Joe Johnston/The Tribune (of San Luis Obispo) via AP)
October 08, 2018 - 2:13 pm
People as far away as Phoenix and Sacramento posted photos of the Falcon 9 rocket's launch and return on Sunday night. It was the first time SpaceX landed a first-stage booster back at its launch site at Vandenberg Air Force Base, about 130 miles Falcon 9's first West Coast land landing northwest...
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October 07, 2018 - 5:37 pm
Victims of Hurricane Florence discuss the storm, cleanup and how their lives have changed since the storm hit.
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Kavanaugh Sworn In
October 06, 2018 - 10:22 am
Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in Saturday night as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a wrenching debate over sexual misconduct and judicial temperament that shattered the Senate, captivated the nation and ushered in an acrimonious new level of polarization — now encroaching on the...
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October 05, 2018 - 1:47 pm
Appearing Friday on ABC's "Good Morning America,'' Lewinsky says the #DefyTheName campaign calls on people to change their social media names to include the names they were bullied by. Lewinsky says she'll now be known as: "Monica Chunky Slut Stalker That Woman Lewinsky.''
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(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
October 05, 2018 - 12:59 pm
The well-known Mormon Tabernacle Choir was renamed Friday to strip out the word Mormon in a move showing the faith's new president is serious about ending shorthand names for the religion that have been used for generations by church members and previously promoted by the church.
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Florence County SD
October 03, 2018 - 6:28 pm
FLORENCE, S.C. (AP/1010 WINS) — A police officer was killed and six of his comrades were wounded when authorities said an elderly man began shooting at deputies who came to serve a search warrant, barricading himself in his home with children and spraying bullets across his upscale suburban...
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AP/Susan Walsh
October 03, 2018 - 8:30 am
Don’t be alarmed if you get a text from President Donald Trump.
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October 02, 2018 - 1:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — About 225 million electronic devices across the United States will wail and buzz Wednesday afternoon as the Federal Emergency Management Agency conducts an emergency alert test. A tone will sound at 2:18 p.m. EDT, similar to that of an Amber Alert or flood watch warning, and the...
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October 02, 2018 - 12:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says authorities found at least two packages suspected of containing ricin, a poison made from castor beans. Spokesman Chris Sherwood said the FBI was investigating and few details were available. He said the packages had been found Monday at a delivery...
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Survivors of a mass shooting form a human chain around the shuttered site of a country music festival on the first anniversary, Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, in Las Vegas. As people were linking arms and holding hands Monday night near the concert site, officials and several hundred others across town listened to bagpipes and the names of the 58 victims being read aloud. (AP Photo/John Locher)
October 02, 2018 - 2:31 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The marquees on the glimmering Las Vegas Strip dimmed their lights for three minutes Monday night as officials slowly read the 58 names of the people killed one year earlier in the country's deadliest mass shooting in modern history. The names of the slain were recited before a...
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