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Midwest snow
Joe Ahlquist/The Rochester Post-Bulletin via AP
January 29, 2019 - 7:46 am
Extremely cold, record-breaking temperatures are settling across parts of the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight Monday, and forecasters are describing the subzero weather on the way as potentially life-threatening.
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Roger Stone
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
January 29, 2019 - 6:16 am
Roger Stone, a longtime adviser and confidant of President Donald Trump, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in the Russia investigation after a publicity-filled few days spent torching the probe as politically motivated.
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Houston officers shooting
Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP
January 29, 2019 - 6:09 am
It started as an attempt to serve a search warrant at a suspected drug house and quickly turned into a gun battle that killed two suspects and injured five officers, including four who were shot, Houston's police chief said.
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Dreamstime
January 28, 2019 - 6:50 pm
HOUSTON (1010 WINS) -- Five Houston Police Department officers were shot late Monday afternoon while serving a warrant at a home in the city's southeast section, officials said. Police union president Joe Gamaldi tweeted, "We currently have 5 officers shot, all on their way to the hospital. One is...
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 28, 2019 - 4:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has invited President Donald Trump to deliver the State of the Union address on Feb. 5 -- and he appears to have agreed to it. In a letter to Trump, Pelosi writes, "In our conversation today, we agreed on February 5th ... Therefore, I invite you to...
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FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo the rising sun silhouettes the U.S. Capitol dome at daybreak in Washington. A new government report says that the U.S. budget deficit is set to hit $897 billion this year and predicts that economic growth will slow as the effects of President Donald Trump’s tax cut on business investment begin to drop off. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
January 28, 2019 - 11:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government shutdown will cause slight permanent harm to the economy — about $3 billion — according to a report Monday by the Congressional Budget Office. The report says the five-week shutdown has slowed growth in the near term but that most of the lost growth "will...
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Tom Brokaw
AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File
January 28, 2019 - 6:28 am
NBC's Tom Brokaw says he feels terrible that his comments on "Meet the Press" Sunday that Hispanics should work harder at assimilation "offended some members of that proud culture."
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In this Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, video image provided by KING-TV, baker Ken Bellingham, who owns Edmonds Bakery, speaks during an interview at his shop in Edmonds, Wash. Bellingham is apologizing for a politically charged Valentine's Day cookie that generated an uproar on social media. KING-TV reports that Bellingham has gotten phone calls from frustrated customers about the heart-shaped cookie with "Build that Wall" in frosting letters. The wall refers to President Donald Trump's signature campaign promise to build a southern-border wall. (KING-TV via AP)
January 27, 2019 - 8:56 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state baker is apologizing for a politically charged Valentine's Day cookie that generated an uproar on social media. KING-TV reports that Ken Bellingham, who owns Edmonds Bakery, has gotten phone calls from frustrated customers about the heart-shaped cookie with "Build...
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911 call
Dreamstime
January 27, 2019 - 4:13 pm
An Indiana dispatcher is getting praise for helping out a boy with an emergency – a homework emergency.
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Hillary Clinton
Evan Siegle/Green Bay Press Gazette via USA TODAY NETWORK
January 27, 2019 - 2:56 pm
A new report says Hillary Clinton has not closed the door on another run for the White House.
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