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Clinton campaign: Computer service used by campaign hacked

A computer service used by the campaign of Hillary Clinton was hacked.

More bug spray, less dining al fresco planned in Zika zone

As word spread that Miami's hippest neighborhood was now considered ground zero for the first mosquito-transmitted infections of the Zika virus in the U.S. mainland, many residents vowed to take... Read more »

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The financial "talk" you should be having with your children

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The annual Fidelity Investments Family and Finance Study found adult children are more willing to help their aging parents than their parents think. But there's often a major disconnect between... Read more »

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Officials believe no survivors in Texas balloon crash

Authorities say it is likely there are no survivors after a hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas. Read more »

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Franklin Graham reacts after congressman reportedly compares Jews to 'termites'

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Evangelist Franklin Graham is lambasting a congressman's recent comments that appeared to claim that Jewish "settlers" in disputed Middle Eastern lands are like destructive "termites," calling the... Read more »

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Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika

There's no official warning to stay clear of Florida, but the crowds that usually wander among the bold street murals in Miami's trendy Wynwood arts district may be thinner after reports that... Read more »

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What's safe? Europe grapples with security after attacks

You can't put a guard in every church and patrol every beach. But after a wave of attacks in Western Europe, authorities are struggling to protect their people as best they can. The French Riviera... Read more »

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US growth is thought to have rebounded in April-June quarter

Fears about China, shrunken oil prices and turbulent markets held the U.S. economy to a sluggish pace at the start of the year. But the gloom seems to have lifted. Read more »

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5 prayers to God that were just uttered during the Democratic National Convention

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Invocations and benedictions are common fixtures in our political process, as the faithful on both sides of the aisle have a tradition of publicly appealing to God before making important decisions... Read more »

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Army releases report on Dallas gunman sex harassment case

The Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers had kept an unauthorized grenade in his room on an Afghanistan base in 2014, according to a report by Army officials investigating a sexual... Read more »

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Francis writes an appeal for mercy in silent visit to Auschwitz

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Pope Francis paid a silent visit to the Auschwitz concentration camp where he spent intense moments in prayer, embraced Holocaust survivors and met those who risked their lives to help Jews... Read more »

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Hundreds are disappearing at the hands of the Egyptian government, says Amnesty International

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In a report released this past week, human rights group Amnesty International said the Egyptian government is hiding, torturing and killing people in an effort to “intimidate government... Read more »

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Can Clinton-Kaine bring Catholic voters back to the Democrats?

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If there is one constant in this unconventional presidential campaign it is the unpredictability — and importance — of the Catholic vote. Read more »

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History in pictures: Hillary Clinton from then to now

Hillary Clinton made history Thursday by accepting the Democratic nomination for president. See her before her White House days, as Secretary of State and now. Read more »

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Two conventions, two nominees, and a whole new culture war

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Since the late 1970s, the political battle lines in the culture war have been clearly drawn and easily understood. Read more »

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Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading Zika in U.S.

Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, health officials said Friday in a long-feared turn in the epidemic sweeping through Latin America... Read more »

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Air Force veteran was reportedly forcibly removed from a ceremony for trying to mention God in a speech

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Nearly 100,000 people have signed petitions calling on the Air Force to apologize to a veteran who was forcibly removed during a flag-folding ceremony for attempting to deliver a speech that... Read more »

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The major role faith and religion will play at the 2016 Olympic Games

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It's no secret that the Olympic Games bring together a diverse pool of people from different ethnicities and cultures — individuals who have divergent beliefs and lifestyles, particularly... Read more »

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Most parents don't know what they're doing during the most important years of their child's life

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"Parenting Matters" report says primary caregivers often don't know what a child needs to thrive, but finding out early is important for kids to thrive. Read more »

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Hillary Clinton made history last night. Here's how people reacted

On Thursday night, Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president. And it looks like Twitter had mixed reviews for her. Read more »

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Injured Mormon senior missionary shares long recovery from Brussels bombing

Remarkably, Richard Norby said he has had a complete lack of pain since the moment a terrorist bomb at the Brussels airport burned and broke his body. He and his wife Pam have exhibited no lack of... Read more »

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Trump transition tests outsider's governing ability

His status as a presidential nominee barely a week old, Donald Trump is already tasked with assembling a complex transition team capable of hiring thousands of high-level government officials and... Read more »

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Zika mosquito: thrives in hot weather, hard to wipe out

the spread of the Zika virus is a tiny menace that just won't go away. Read more »

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Idaho deputies who shot, killed rancher won't face charges

Two Idaho sheriff's deputies will not face criminal charges for shooting and killing an armed rancher in a confrontation about putting down a bull that was injured in a car crash and threatened... Read more »

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Clinton to nation: It's a 'moment of reckoning'

Hillary Clinton capped a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American politics must convince voters... Read more »

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Pastor unveils yet another claim about Trump's Christian faith

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The narrative surrounding Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's Christian faith continues to evolve, with a pastor on his evangelical advisory board now claiming that Trump said he... Read more »

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How Zika gets into a baby's brain

Scientists still aren't sure how the Zika virus gets through the placenta, but they're beginning to piece together how it penetrates a baby's brain. Read more »

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2 San Diego police officers shot, 1 fatally, in traffic stop

A traffic stop led to a gun battle that killed an anti-gang police officer and seriously wounded another, authorities said Friday. A suspect was shot and taken into custody while authorities... Read more »

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How to keep your child safe from a hot-car tragedy

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Leaving kids in hot cars, especially in hot summer months, can be detrimental to a child's heath by causing severe heat strokes. Read more »

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Sandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacre

When the public gets its first glimpse Friday of the school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred, they'll see a building designed to be attractive,... Read more »

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Pope visits Auschwitz in silence, meets survivors

Pope Francis paid a somber visit in silence to the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau on Friday, becoming the third consecutive pontiff to make the pilgrimage to the place where Adolf... Read more »

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Russia's Putin to visit Slovenia to improve European ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting European Union and NATO-member Slovenia this weekend, signaling a bid to maintain ties amid simmering tensions between the Kremlin and the two... Read more »

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'Pokemon Go' creators working to be 'respectful' of reality

The creators of "Pokemon Go" say they're working to remove real-world locations that don't wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation. Read more »

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Italian banks under glare as EU stress tests results due

The spotlight is on Italy's troubled banks as regulators prepare to release the results Friday of stress tests of EU lenders that will show how much money the country's financial sector, the most... Read more »

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California coastline wildfire is big and getting bigger

A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for weeks to come. Read more »

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UN Syria envoy tells Russia: Leave Aleppo corridors 'to us'

The U.N. special envoy for Syria on Friday urged Russia to leave the creation of any humanitarian corridors around the embattled northern Syrian city of Aleppo to the United Nations and its partners. Read more »

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Police rally as mayor says Black Lives Matter banner stays

About 50 police officers and their supporters upset about a Black Lives Matter banner that has been hanging outside City Hall for nearly a year rallied on Thursday to try to pressure the mayor to... Read more »

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Live: Final day of Democratic National Convention features Chelsea and Hillary Clinton

Today at the final day of the Democratic National Convention Hillary Clinton will accept the Democratic nomination in a much anticipated speech. Her daughter Chelsea Clinton is also scheduled to... Read more »

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Why you may want to plan your next road trip soon

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Planning a road trip? Soon might be the time to go, with gas prices dropping. Read more »

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Jimmy Walker opens with 65 at stifling PGA; Johnson stumbles

A stale year for Jimmy Walker came to life Thursday in the PGA Championship when he saw putts drop and wound up leading a major for the first time in his career. Read more »

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Hillary Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world (+video)

Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively challenged... Read more »

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If Mitt Romney endorsed Gary Johnson, Utah could very well become a swing state

Rumors broke out on Thursday that Mitt Romney may endorse Gary Johnson. If so, that could have huge implications for Utah. Read more »

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The 'unusual' thing about the Democratic Party platform

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The 2016 Democratic Party platform seeks to expand abortion rights, staunchly defends Israel and takes a firm stance against Republican candidate Donald Trump, mentioning his name 32 times... Read more »

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Experts confront multiple explanations for surge of killings

The relentless series of mass killings across the globe poses a challenge for experts trying to analyze them without lapsing into faulty generalizations. Terms like contagion and copycat killing... Read more »

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Autistic employees have these sought for job skills

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Those with autism have difficulties finding and maintaining a job — and sometimes it's more the issue of socializing with co-workers that trips them up than any job duties. Read more »

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School district banned band from performing iconic hymn 'Amazing Grace' — until parents got involved

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An Alabama school district reversed course and overturned a short-lived ban on a public high school band's performance of "Amazing Grace" — a move that came following an outcry from... Read more »

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The divided soul of the Democratic Party

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To judge by public perceptions, and more than a few pundits, the Democratic Party is the default home of secularists and atheists, with practicing believers shunted to a side room only to be... Read more »

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Consider this before cosigning your student's loan

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As tuition climbs, parent loans and cosigns grow, and the burden doesn't end even if the child dies. Read more »

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'These people matter': Hollywood exec prepares for an entirely new role — in ministry

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The incoming leader of Prison Fellowship, a Christian ministry that helps inmates find faith and learn life skills, believes that citizens simply "can't ignore 2.2 million incarcerated people in... Read more »

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Olympic organizers suspect 'isolated' sabotage at village

Sabotage by unhappy workers may have caused water and gas leaks, blocked toilets and electrical faults that slowed teams from moving into the athletes' village, Rio Olympic organizers said Thursday. Read more »

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The best tweets from President Obama’s DNC speech

President Barack Obama gave a powerful speech on Wednesday night at the DNC. Here's how Twitter reacted. Read more »

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