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  • Cards Against Humanity hiring writers, paying $40/hr

    Cards Against Humanity hiring writers, paying $40/hr

    Cards Against Humanity is willing to pay you to write offensive jokes.

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  • Suspected gang hitman dances ‘In My Feelings' challenge on the way to police car

    Suspected gang hitman dances ‘In My Feelings' challenge on the way to police car

    One of the FBI's most wanted men was arrested in Georgia and has been returned to Michigan to face murder charges.

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  • Photo of baby surrounded by IVF needles gives hope and goes viral
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    Photo of baby surrounded by IVF needles gives hope and goes viral

    A photograph of a little girl surrounded by hundreds of in vitro fertilization needles is giving other families hope as it goes viral.

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  • CDC watching spread of measles in Tennessee and 20 other states
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    CDC watching spread of measles in Tennessee and 20 other states

    There were 107 reported cases of measles in 21 states, including Tennessee, in the first half of 2018, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports.

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  • Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado
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    Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) - After his pregnant wife and two daughters disappeared, Christopher Watts stood on his porch in Colorado and lamented to reporters how much he missed them. He longed for the simple things, he said, like telling his girls to eat their dinner and gazing at them as they curled up to watch cartoons.

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  • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    NEW YORK (AP) - Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, died Thursday at age 76 from pancreatic cancer. She died at her home in Detroit - "one of the darkest moments of our lives," her family said, in a statement released to The Associated Press by publicist Gwendolyn Quinn.

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  • FDA approves birth control app as a form of contraception

    FDA approves birth control app as a form of contraception

    The Food and Drug Administration approved a Birth Control app as a form of contraception.

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  • Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26
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    Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

    MILAN (AP) - A 51-year-old highway bridge in the Italian port city of Genoa collapsed in a driving rain Tuesday, killing at least 26 people and injuring 15 others as it sent dozens of vehicles tumbling into a heap of concrete and twisted steel. Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte called it "an immense tragedy ... inconceivable in a modern system like ours, a modern country."

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  • The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    LONDON (AP) - The Latest on a crash outside the House of Parliament in London (all times local): 6:00 p.m. British counter-terrorism police are carrying out three searches in central England as part of an investigation after a car slammed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London. Police say the driver, a 29-year-old UK national, was arrested on suspicion of preparing a terrorist act. He is currently being questioned at a south London police station.

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  • 'In God We Trust' must be displayed at all Florida schools
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    'In God We Trust' must be displayed at all Florida schools

    As students return to class here in the Tampa Bay area and other parts of Florida, something new will be displayed at their schools: “In God We Trust.”

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