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President Obama to Deliver Final State of the Union Address

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President Barack Obama will give his final State of the Union address on Tuesday evening. During an appearance on the Today show… Read More

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New York police are piecing together the circumstances that led to the violent gang rape of an 18-year-old girl last Thursday. Officials… Read More

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Daequan* came to the New York City-based Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) only 11 days after leaving… Read More

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George Washington University said it will rescind an honorary degree awarded to famed comedian Bill Cosby in 1997. The decision comes in… Read More

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Most Americans first heard of the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram when the group kidnapped about 270 schoolgirls from Chibok two years ago. The… Read More

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A New York City police sergeant has had her badge and gun taken away in connection to the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner. Officials said Friday… Read More

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Alert! Alert! The state of Maine is in trouble! No one knew it was this bad, but the northeasternmost state in the union, typically synonymous… Read More

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The family of Barbara Dawson is not only heartbroken, but frustrated as well about the conditions at a Florida hospital that led to her death last… Read More

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