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October 19, 2017

University of Florida braces for white supremacist speech and protests
The University of Florida in Gainesville is bracing for a day of protests Thursday when white supremacist Richard Spencer arrives on campus to deliver a speech on his racist views. ... More >>


Richard Spencer leaves chaos in his wake
White nationalist Richard Spencer will speak at University of Florida on October 19, prompting Florida's governor to declare a state of emergency. ... More >>


State of emergency declared ahead of white supremacist speech in Florida
Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County on Monday ahead of expected protests around a speech by prominent white supremacist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida. ... More >>


SeaWorld laying off hundreds of workers amid sinking attendance
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1 million Americans without drinking water
After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the wreckage. ... More >>


'Project Runway's' Mychael Knight dies
Fashion designer and popular "Project Runway" contestant Mychael Knight has died, family spokesman Jerris Madison told CNN on Wednesday. ... More >>


Why Kap will never play in the NFL again
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Chelsea Handler leaving her talk show
Chelsea Handler is saying farewell to her self-titled talk show on Netflix to dive deeper into what she feels is her next chapter -- activism. ... More >>


What we know -- and don't -- about the deadly Niger attack
Defense Secretary James Mattis wants answers regarding the ambush by 50 ISIS-affiliated fighters that left four US soldiers dead and two wounded in Niger two weeks ago, three senior US defense officials told CNN Wednesday. ... More >>


'My daddy was a dope dealer': Being a son in the age of mass incarceration
"My daddy was a dope dealer, my daddy was a street n---- ... You may say he ain't s---, but to me he's the realest." ... More >>


Senator: Trump met with US attorney candidates for NY posts
President Donald Trump has personally interviewed candidates for US attorney positions in New York and Washington, an unusual action for a president, people familiar with the meetings said Wednesday. ... More >>


Trump reacts and a crisis is born
President Donald Trump's chronic inability to turn the other cheek to a perceived slight has landed the White House with a crisis on multiple fronts over his handling of the ISIS ambush in Niger that killed four US troops. ... More >>


These former roommates are changing investing
Robin Hood stole from the rich to give to the poor. Or so the folk tale goes. ... More >>


Employees package thousands of meals for Puerto Rico
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'Bike Man' donates bags of essentials
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Scientists find origin of gold in stars
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Student hopes to keep Syrian refugees warm
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County honors female QB, historic TD pass
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100-year-old gives advice to strangers
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Taller men at higher risk of prostate cancer
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App delivers birth control without consent
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School gives out meals on World Food Day
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Airport bomb scare suspect has past
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Human Society: Dozens of Yorkshire Terriers rescued
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Teen turns field of pumpkins into charity
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Police say goodbye to award-winning K9
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Bald eagle released after West Nile virus
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Study: Mass killings not on the rise
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Kids protest handling of hazing incident
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