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usa This Cowboy Gave Up Rodeos for Chocolate Truffles

Tim Kellogg has been making artisan chocolates for more than a decade.

17 minutes ago // BBC

usa VIDEO: FBI: Oregon stand-off ends 'peacefully'

A stand-off at a US wildlife sanctuary in the state of Oregon has ended peacefully, the FBI's agent in charge, Greg Bretzing, has confirmed.

19 minutes ago // CNN

usa Autopsy: Cops shot man more than 20 times

Mario Woods, who was shot dead by San Francisco police, had more than 20 gunshot wounds, according to an autopsy report.

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usa Lamar Odom makes first public appearance since coma

Former NBA star Lamar Odom stepped back into Madison Square Garden on Thursday, attending Kanye West's New York fashion show and making a public appearance for the first time since he was hospitalized four months ago.

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usa Mother of Columbine killer gives first TV interview

Her son and his friend killed 13 people at Columbine High School almost 17 years ago. Sue Klebold has lived with guilt since -- guilt for what her son did and how she, a loving mother, raised a boy who became a mass murderer.

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usa Man wielding machete injures 4 in restaurant attack

A man wielding a machete stormed a restaurant in Columbus, Ohio, and attacked multiple people before he was killed by police, authorities said on Thursday.

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usa Kanye West peeves Taylor Swift's fans -- again

It's the Kanye West and Taylor Swift drama -- the sequel.

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usa OK Go is weightless in new music video

The band OK Go is best known for innovative music videos, and this time its members may have topped themselves.

21 minutes ago // CNN

usa 5 officers shot dead within days

Gunfire claimed the lives of at least three officers in an unusually deadly week for U.S. law enforcement.

24 minutes ago // USA Today

usa What Ferguson faces in fighting the Justice Dept.

Few believe Ferguson has capacity to overcome what federal authorities contend is decades of systemic discrimination that has enveloped the communitys criminal justice system.

39 minutes ago // ABC

usa Man Killed by Police Had 20 Gunshot Wounds, Drugs in System

An autopsy report says Mario Woods suffered 20 gunshot wounds many of them in the back and had drugs in his system when he was killed by San Francisco police in December

48 minutes ago // USA Today

usa 10 years after, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito makes his case

The darling of conservatives hits in the heart of the order on the high court.

49 minutes ago // USA Today

usa Ferguson faces difficult legal test

Few believe Ferguson has capacity to overcome what federal authorities contend is decades of systemic discrimination that has enveloped the communitys criminal justice system.

50 minutes ago // CBS

usa Cops kill man after machete attack at Ohio deli

Police say "no rhyme or reason" seen in who man targeted at the Nazareth Restaurant and Deli in Columbus

52 minutes ago // New York Times

usa First Draft: Congress Dawdles in Race of Presidential Endorsements

If the presidential race hinged on congressional endorsements alone, Senator Marco Rubio of Florida and Hillary Clinton, would take their parties nominations today. But with nine months until Election Day, most lawmakers have yet to declare a favorite.

52 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Nevada will be a crucial test for the Clinton and Sanders campaigns

By the time Bernie Sanders launched his challenge to Hillary Clinton in May, her campaign team had already been in Nevada for a month, knocking on doors, dialing voters and cajoling endorsements from local leaders. Nevada was supposed to be Clinton's firewall, a state where she could stop Sanders...

52 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Debate's subdued Clinton, excitable Sanders hint at Democrats' different goals

Hillary Clinton substantially adjusted her approach in Thursdays presidential debate here, a reaction to her landslide loss in New Hampshire earlier this week. She went out of her way to underscore the areas in which she and challenger Bernie Sanders agree. She abandoned, most of the time, the...

52 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa After sexually abusing children for decades, Catholic brother lives under the radar in Hawaii

When the Archdiocese of Seattle recently released the names of 77 priests, brothers, deacons and a nun reported to have sexually abused children over an 85-year-period, the list included a short entry near the bottom: "Courtney, Edward CFC, Unknown," with the names of three schools. What readers...

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usa Canada country profile

Provides an overview of Canada, including key events and facts about the world's second-largest country

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usa Massive Gas Leak Plugged; Residents Seek Return to Normal

With a massive gas leak plugged for the first time in nearly four months, an upscale Los Angeles suburb could begin to return to normalcy after schools were closed and 6,400 families were uprooted by the intermittent odor

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usa A Look at Key Players in Oregon Wildlife Refuge Standoff

Ammon Bundy, his father, Cliven, and brother Ryan are among the key players in the events surrounding the Oregon wildlife standoff

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usa Key Events in the Occupation of the Oregon Wildlife Refuge

Key events in the occupation of the Oregon wildlife refuge

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usa Full Episode: 02/11/16: Channing Tatum Reveals His Energy Secret Is an Amazonian Leaf Tea

How Life Changes For Parents When They Have More Than One Child; OK Go's New Music Video Puts Them in Zero Gravity

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usa First Draft: Obama, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Recites Poetry and Reflects on Presidency

There was no dancing when the president made a return appearance on the show that will air on Friday. But he was willing to clown around in other ways, and he later became reflective as he took stock of his seven years in office.

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usa Polar Vortex Ushers In 'Life-Threatening' Icy Blast

The Northeast is being warned to brace for what could be the coldest temperatures in over a decade this Valentine's Day weekend.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Polar Vortex to Usher In 'Life-Threatening' Icy Blast

The Northeast is being warned to brace for what could be the coldest temperatures in over a decade this Valentine's Day weekend.

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa For the Record: Debate 14.0

Happy Friday, For the Record friends! Did you publish your best #throwbackthursday photo yesterday? We did not, mostly because we realized that the throwbacks would be to other debates on other Thursdays, and that doesn't sound like very much fun at

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usa Teen who killed 5 family members to be sentenced as juvenile

A judge cleared the way Thursday for a New Mexico teenager who shot and killed his parents and three younger siblings to be sentenced as a juvenile and released from state custody by the time he turns 21 after the teen's attorneys argued he could be psychologically rehabilitated.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa On Video, a First Grader, a Stumble in Math and a Teachers Anger

At Success Academy, the charter school network in New York City, current and former educators say the quest for high scores drives some of them over the line.

2 hours ago // MSNBC

usa Veteran Police Officer Fatally Shot While Serving Warrant

Maj. Greg Barney was a 25-year veteran of Georgia's Riverdale Police Department.

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usa Environmentalists Fight $7M Duke Energy Pollution Deal

Environmentalists are challenging in court a surprise deal in which North Carolina regulators settle decades of suspected groundwater pollution at Duke Energy's coal ash pits for $7 million

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usa North Dakota officer dies after being shot in standoff

Reuters - A North Dakota police officer, shot during an hours-long standoff, has died from his wounds, city officials said on Thursday, making him only the second officer killed in the line of duty since the city of Fargo was founded in 1871.

2 hours ago // BBC

usa Barry Manilow rushed to hospital

The singer was taken to a Los Angeles hospital due to complications from emergency oral surgery.

2 hours ago // New York Times

usa With 3 California Sites, Obama to Nearly Double Public Land Hes Protected

He will designate Mojave Trails National Monument, the Sand to Snow National Monument and the Castle Mountains National Monument.

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usa Death of Officer, 2nd Killed in Line of Duty, Shakes Fargo

The death of a Fargo police officer in the line of duty has shaken the city, North Dakota's largest

3 hours ago // USA Today

usa Clinton, Sanders Face Off in High Stakes Debate

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders squared off Thursday night in the first post-New Hampshire debate, clashing over issues from health care to support for Barack Obama as the presidential race shifted toward states with more minority voters. Feb. 1