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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Loses Appeal, Will Stay In Prison

1 hour 25 min ago

In addition to ordering Shkreli to stay in prison, a fedeal appeals court also affirmed that he must forfeit more than $7.3 million, along with paying restitution of $388,336

Journalist Digs Into Years Of Corruption, Dysfunction At Border Protection Agency

1 hour 31 min ago

Trump said he would hire 5,000 new border patrol agents, but has fallen short of that promise. Garrett Graff discusses the leadership vacuum that's plagued the agency and worsened the border crisis.

Trump Spoke With Cohen As They, Aides, Sealed Hush Money Deals In 2016

1 hour 43 min ago

New court documents describe Trump's direct involvement with negotiations that led to a $130,000 payment to an adult film star to buy her silence about her alleged extramarital affair with Trump.

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Jeffrey Epstein Is Denied Bail In Sex Trafficking Case

3 hours 2 min ago

U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman ordered the 66-year-old multimillionaire to remain in jail until trial. Federal prosecutors had called Epstein a flight risk.

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New 'Lion King' Remake Is More Creative Dead End Than Circle Of Life

3 hours 9 min ago

Disney's Lion King is so realistic-looking that, paradoxically, you can't believe a moment of it. The computer-generated blockbuster feels like the world's most expensive safari-themed karaoke video.

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Kennedy Center Announces 2019 Honorees

3 hours 31 min ago

Earth, Wind & Fire, Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, Sesame Street and Michael Tilson Thomas will be recognized for their lifetime contributions to the performing arts at a gala in December.

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Brother Of Suicide Bomber In Manchester Concert Attack Faces Murder Charges

4 hours 4 min ago

Hashem Abedi has denied involvement in the 2017 bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people in Manchester, England. He was charged with murdering all of them.

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Iran Says Its Revolutionary Guard Seized Foreign Oil Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz

4 hours 53 min ago

Iran alleges that the small Panama-flagged tanker was smuggling some 264,000 gallons of fuel.

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Miranda Lambert Shares Two (Really Fun) New Songs

6 hours 4 min ago

Miranda Lambert shares a cute-as-hell country bop and a total barnburner. "It All Comes Out In The Wash" and "Locomotive" are Lambert's first solo offerings in three years.

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Meet John Houbolt: He Figured Out How To Go To The Moon, But Few Were Listening

7 hours 31 min ago

In the early 1960s, NASA was considering three different ideas for landing a man on the lunar surface. Houbolt's plan ultimately won out despite concerns within NASA that it was too risky.

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Japanese Anime Studio Hit With Suspected Arson, Killing At Least 16

7 hours 41 min ago

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the apparently deliberate act in Kyoto is "too appalling for words." The death toll is likely to rise, and a suspect has been taken into custody.

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The Water Crisis In Chennai: Who's To Blame, How Do You Fix It?

8 hours 23 min ago

Reservoirs are dry in India's sixth biggest city. Municipal taps work only a few hours a day. Trains are delivering emergency water supplies.

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'Super Mario Maker 2' Is A Loving Ode To Fan Communities

8 hours 31 min ago

In 'Super Mario Maker 2,' Nintendo loosens its grip on a beloved property and embraces its hardcore fans.

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Our Taste For Turtle Soup Nearly Wiped Out Terrapins. Then Prohibition Saved Them

8 hours 31 min ago

By the turn of the 20th century, America's love affair with Diamondback Terrapin soup — a subsistence food turned gourmet fare — had left the turtle's population teetering. Booze ban to the rescue.

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For The 'Nickel Boys,' Life Isn't Worth 5 Cents

8 hours 32 min ago

Colson Whitehead's harrowing new novel is based on a true story about a brutally abusive reform school in Florida where the grounds were pocked with the unmarked graves of the boys who died there.

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Pumpsie Green, 1st Black Player On The Boston Red Sox, Dies At 85

8 hours 45 min ago

The Boston Red Sox were the last Major League Baseball team to integrate, some 12 years after Jackie Robinson played his first game with the Brooklyn Dodgers.

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In Rome, Uncollected Trash Festers In Scorching Heat

10 hours 12 min ago

Doctors have warned of health risks from tons of garbage rotting in the Italian capital's streets during the summer's hot spells.

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Homeland Security Chief To Face Off With Democrats On Border Crisis

10 hours 32 min ago

Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan will appear before the House Oversight and Reform Committee amid a heated debate between the GOP and Democrats about the administration's immigration policies.

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Trump Administration Turns To South America For Help With Anti-Iran Coalition

10 hours 32 min ago

As the U.S. has struggled to build support among its traditional allies in Europe to combat what it calls Iran's aggression, it has been forced to look elsewhere for support, such as Latin America.

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Puerto Rican Police Fire Tear Gas At Huge Protests Over Governor's Texts

14 hours 1 min ago

Some of Puerto Rico's biggest stars attended, and tensions ratcheted up later when protesters burst through a barricade at the governor's mansion and security forces fired tear gas at the crowd.

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