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The Florida Department of Health says it's possible that a Zika infection in Miami-Dade County is not related to travel in a country where Zika is spreading. An investigation is underway.
July 20, 2016
Tomato plants grown in large-scale outdoors are often selected for hardiness more than taste. What if you could boost disease resistance, flavor and yield? Researchers think they can — by grafting.
July 20, 2016
Wednesday night at the RNC, three Hispanic Republicans will be speaking during primetime. One of them is a little-known state senator from Kentucky - Ralph Alvarado.
July 20, 2016
The program will feature Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, as well as Govs. Rick Scott and Scott Walker riffing off the theme "Make America First Again." Gov. Mike Pence headlines.
July 20, 2016
The Odd Couple; Laverne and Shirley; Happy Days; The Flamingo Kid; Pretty Woman: If you had to live on a deserted island, you could do far worse than to take the work of Garry Marshall with you.
July 20, 2016
In choosing Pence, who addresses the Republican Convention Wednesday, as his running mate, Donald Trump has reassured both establishment Republicans and social conservatives.
July 20, 2016
Many people seem confused about Republican nominee Donald Trump's education platform. So, let's take a dive into his running mate's record on education in his four years as governor of Indiana.
July 20, 2016
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie got the arena rocking with a mock trial of Hillary Clinton that made the crowd "a jury of her peers." Tiffany Trump, Trump's daughter with Marla Maples, also spoke.
July 20, 2016
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the U.S. was surprised by the attempted coup in Turkey, but he does not expect it to affect the campaign to destroy ISIS.
July 20, 2016
After a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court last month reaffirmed a woman's right to an abortion, anti-abortion groups are rethinking their approach. And they don't all agree on the best next steps.
July 20, 2016
People drove from across the country to Cleveland to hawk their wares to the throngs who've come to the Republican National Convention.
July 20, 2016
Marshall, whose deft touch with comedy and romance led to a string of TV hits that included Happy Days and Laverne & Shirley and the box-office successes Pretty Woman and Runaway Bride, has died.
July 19, 2016
Donald Trump is hoping Day 2 of his convention goes much more smoothly than the first.
July 19, 2016
Turkey has detained or dismissed thousands of people from the government and the military in what many see as the president's attempt to seize even greater powers.
July 19, 2016
In 2012, the corporate Twitter account for a bookstore in London posted a joke about Pokemon. "I'm in love," a woman responded. More tweets followed, then a date. The wedding was last weekend.
July 19, 2016
National Republicans are hoping for an orderly process on Tuesday evening as GOP convention delegates prepare to officially nominate Donald Trump as their nominee for president.
July 19, 2016
Ailes, the CEO and chairman of Fox News, has been sued by a former anchor, and other accusers have stepped forward. Fox News sources now say the Murdoch family is moving to push Ailes out.
July 19, 2016
For example, June's average was up 1.62 F. A couple of degrees may not sound like much, but it's persistent warming over decades that alters the atmosphere, the oceans, and most everything else.
July 19, 2016
BB guns and other air pellet guns are often made to look like real guns. That's a problem for police, and it puts kids in danger.
July 19, 2016
No cars were hit when the crane crashed from the new, under-construction Tappan Zee Bridge onto the existing bridge. Two employees and three motorists were injured.
July 19, 2016

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