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The Real News About Fake News

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Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — As locals near Washington, D.C.’s Comet Pizza restaurant know too well, fake news headlines can have real-world implications. Edgar Welch allegedly fired three shots at theRead More

Obama Says John Glenn 'Lifted the Hopes of a Nation'

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Bettmann/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The death of legendary astronaut John Glenn sparked an outpouring of tributes, including from President Obama, who said the space pioneer “lifted the hopes of aRead More

Second Police Officer Dies From Shooting Near Georgia Southwestern State University

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Georgia Bureau of Investigation(AMERICUS, Ga.) — The Georgia Southwestern State University police officer who was critically injured Wednesday while responding to a domestic dispute call has died from his injuriesRead More

Chain of Car Crashes on Icy I-96 in Michigan Kills at Least Three

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iStock/Thinkstock(DETROIT) — At least three people have been killed in a series of snow-related car accidents that involved about 40 vehicles in Michigan, according to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office.Read More

Winter Storms Are Impacting Travelers in 19 States

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Image Source/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Winter is officially here to stay for many states across the nation. Gusty winds, whiteout conditions and heavy snow are impacting thousands of commuters. Winter advisoriesRead More

John Glenn, First American to Orbit the Earth, Dies at 95

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Bettmann/Getty(NEW YORK) — John Glenn, the first American astronaut to orbit the earth and a legendary figure in the American space flight program, has died, the Ohio governor has said.Read More

Deadly Chain of Car Crashes on Icy I-96 in Michigan Kills at Least Three

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iStock/Thinkstock(DETROIT) — At least three people have been killed in a series of snow-related car accidents that involved about 30 vehicles in Michigan, according to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office.Read More

At Least Two Killed in Winter Storm-Related Vehicle Pileup in Michigan

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iStock/Thinkstock(DETROIT) — At least two people have been killed in a series of snow-related car accidents that involved 30 to 40 vehicles in Michigan, police said. The major car pileupRead More

Michael Slager Trial Foreman Recalls 'Passionate, Emotional' Climate in Jury Room

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iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — The jury foreman in the state murder trial of former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer Michael Slager described the climate in the jury room as “passionate,Read More

Official: Oakland Warehouse Had Not Been Inspected in 30 Years

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ABC News(OAKLAND, Calif.) — As investigators try to piece together what sparked a fatal fire last week at a warehouse in Oakland, California, the city planning and building department revealedRead More