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Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:42am
The former Negro League upstart turned Cubs legend turned favorite son of Chicago died Friday in the Illinois city, family attorney Mark Bogen said. Banks was 83.
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Man fires on police city meeting

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:12am
A man opened fire on police attending a swearing-in ceremony for new officers in New Hope, Minnesota, on Monday night.
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'Intellectually disabled' man set for execution

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:11am
Twice-convicted murderer Warren Lee Hill is set to be executed in Georgia on Tuesday night, despite pleas from human rights groups and legal representatives who say his intellectual disability should make him ineligible for the death penalty.
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'Too precious' to drill, baby drill?

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:21am
It's been called "the sacred place where life begins."
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Magical moments in the snow

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:04am
Ahead of what could be a historic blizzard in the Northeast, people in Times Square still find time to slip and take 'selfies' in the winter weather.
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Go home, stay home

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 10:57pm
Someday you may tell your grandchildren about the Blizzard of 2015.
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Sights and sounds of the #Blizzardof2015

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 9:40pm
The predictions are epic, the warnings are dire, and the blizzard is hours away from blanketing parts of the Northeast.
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Timeline: What's expected city by city

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 6:00pm
The first major snowstorm of 2015 is expected to hit the Northeastern United States on Monday afternoon. Here's what's expected in three major cities.
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#Blizzardof2015: Lots of snow, warnings -- and jokes

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 4:11pm
The blizzard isn't just making waves in the Northeast; it's generating buzz on social media, too.
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Alleged Russian spy arrested in New York City

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:51pm
A Russian Spy ring operating in New York City to collect economic intelligence and recruit other potential spies was broken up by the FBI, who arrested one of the men today.
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Amorous New Yorkers seek 'blizzard buddies'

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:28pm
Forget the bread and milk. Some snowbound New Yorkers are seeking a more, er, intimate kind of nourishment.
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Dancing for Dr. Mengele

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 1:42pm
A black-and-white photo shows the 16-year-old ballerina at her prime, mere months before her world would be destroyed.
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Throw the Patriots out of the Super Bowl

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 1:39pm
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Close encounter with distant Pluto under way

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 1:20pm
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on Pluto and its five moons. Soon we will see what no one has ever seen before: Crisp, clear pictures of the tiny, icy world.
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Why we need a North American Passport

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:57pm
The future of the United States lies in North America. This is not a geographic truism, but a strategic imperative. Generations of Americans, distracted by far-flung crises, have long taken our own region for granted. This must change if the 21st century is to be an American century. The United States, Canada and Mexico are bound by a shared economic, environmental, demographic and cultural destiny. How we move forward together is key to our success.
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Photos: Inside Guantanamo Bay

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:04pm
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Why milk, bread and toilet paper when it snows?

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:57am
Seriously people, is there something about snow storms that makes us want to eat French toast and sit on the toilet?
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2015 SAG Awards: Red carpet

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 10:57am
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Unraveling the myth of the American West

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 9:02am
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The week in 32 photos

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 9:02am
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