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October 21, 2018 - 4:44 pm
(KANDAHAR, Afghanistan) -- Army Brigadier General Jeffrey D. Smiley was the wounded U.S. service member shot in Thursday's insider attack in Kandahar that killed two top Afghan officials in the province. The top U.S. military commander in Afghanistan was also present during that attack, but was...
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October 21, 2018 - 3:47 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Around this time last year, Wilfrin Hernandez-Cruz waited for his mother at the finish line of the New York City marathon. When his mom, Lisa Hernandez-Cruz, runs on Nov. 4 in this year's event, Wilfrin, who is 11 years old and has autism, plans to run by her side for the last leg of...
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October 21, 2018 - 3:24 pm
(TAPACHULA, Mexico) -- A caravan of thousands of footsore Central American migrants who say they are seeking refuge from violence in their countries was moving north Sunday under the close watch of an army of Mexican federal police in riot gear. Mexican officials said federal police were staying in...
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October 21, 2018 - 3:03 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- In the final weeks of the 2018 midterm campaign, Republican candidates across the country have released ads touting concerns about maintaining protections for people with pre-existing conditions, even as their party and the current administration have moved repeatedly to weaken the...
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October 21, 2018 - 1:02 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said he expects President Trump to ultimately accept Saudi Arabia's denials of the crown prince's involvement in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos...
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October 21, 2018 - 12:26 pm
(STANTON, Calif.) -- The lawyer for a man shown being repeatedly punched by an Orange County sheriff’s deputy in dash-cam footage is fighting back against the department, which called the use of force "appropriate for the situation." Mohamed Sayem, 33, was unconscious in the driver’s seat of his...
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October 21, 2018 - 11:44 am
(ISTANBUL) -- Several of the largest human rights organizations in the world are calling for a U.N. investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The groups, including Amnesty International, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights Watch and Reporters Without Borders...
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October 21, 2018 - 8:40 am
(NEW YORK) -- The day after nobody won a $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot, the numbers were drawn for a relatively paltry Powerball prize of $470 million. But, like Mega Millions, no one took home the Powerball, and the pot continues to rise. The winning numbers for Saturday's drawing were 16, 54,...
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October 21, 2018 - 8:38 am
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Saturday’s sports events: NATIONAL LEAGUE L.A. Dodgers 5, Milwaukee 1 NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Toronto 117, Washington 113 Indiana 132, Brooklyn 112 Philadelphia 116, Orlando 115 Boston 103, N.Y. Knicks 101 Detroit 118, Chicago 116 Charlotte 113, Miami...
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October 21, 2018 - 8:24 am
(LONDON) -- Duchess Meghan will be cutting back on several engagements on the couple's grueling 16-day Royal Tour. “After a busy programme, the Duke and Duchess have decided to cut back the Duchess' schedule slightly for the next couple of days, ahead of the final week-and-a-half of the tour,"...
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