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At least 12 people are dead and 30 others missing, many of them children. Meanwhile, the situation in refugee camps in Bangladesh grows dire.
Oct. 9, 2017
Also: Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) claims President Trump risks triggering a new world war; Israeli and Palestinian women march for peace; and cleaning up on the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Nate.
Oct. 9, 2017
It was created by a 24-year-old Pakistani woman who wants to avoid an arranged marriage at all costs. But she definitely has a sense of humor about it all.
Oct. 9, 2017
The 2017 Nobel In Economics was announced by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm.
Oct. 9, 2017
Residents of Arecibo love the 350-foot tall statue, which they hope will bring tourists to the region. But they aren't fond of the conquistador who people say discovered the island and America.
Oct. 9, 2017
President Trump wants sweeping immigration law changes as part of any legislative fix for the expiring DACA program. Democrats say this "fails to represent any attempt at compromise."
Oct. 8, 2017
The Hollywood mogul has been fired by the board of the film studio he co-founded, following recent allegations of sexual harassment going back decades.
Oct. 8, 2017
The city isn't back to business as usual just yet. But authorities are trying to provide victims and festival attendees with whatever support they need, from counseling to legal aid.
Oct. 8, 2017
An offended Vice President Mike Pence abandons a football game between the Colts and the San Francisco 49ers and condemns kneeling players, saying he would not "dignify" the event.
Oct. 8, 2017
The beauty brand pulled the ad for body wash from its Facebook page following a backlash from social media users.
Oct. 8, 2017
In a Sunday morning Twitter storm, the president claimed the Republican senator had "begged" Trump to endorse him for re-election, before deciding not to run again.
Oct. 8, 2017
There are lots of "you can beat it" messages out there for cancer patients. For some, the positive spin feels insulting. The Food and Drug Administration doesn't regulate hospital ads.
Oct. 8, 2017
Charter schools, student loans, HBCUs, campus sexual assault: Here's what the education secretary has been up to.
Oct. 8, 2017
The survival of Civita di Bagnoregio has grown more uncertain as erosion eats at the base on which it sits. But tourists — 850,000 expected this year in a town of 10 — may pose an even greater threat.
Oct. 8, 2017
The leaders of the Senate Intelligence panel gave themselves an "incomplete" on their report card, and special counsel Robert Mueller's team met with ex-UK spy Christopher Steele.
Oct. 8, 2017
Photographer Tommy Trenchard shares stories from Rohingya refugees who have run for their lives.
Oct. 8, 2017
The author of Five Morsels of Love fondly remembers summers at her grandmother's house, where home-cooked meals nourished both body and soul. Now, she wants to share that culinary passion with others.
Oct. 8, 2017
Authorities have identified 47 firearms owned by Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock. Chris Michel says he sold one of these guns to Paddock, who'd visited his gun store several times.
Oct. 8, 2017
Hurricane Nate made its second landfall near Biloxi, Miss., early Sunday, the National Weather Service said. Videos show flooded streets and garages.
Oct. 8, 2017
To save money, Iowa recently turned over its Medicaid recipients to private managed care companies. Now, some companies are losing money and some people say they're not getting necessary care.
Oct. 7, 2017

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