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Trump Administration Promotes 24-Year-Old To Help Lead Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

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This comes as overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50.
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Kansas bar shooting victim's widow reflects 1 year later

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The widow of an Indian man killed nearly a year ago in a suspected hate crime in Kansas has spent the year since his death devoting herself to spreading love and positivity in his name
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‘Hate multiplies hate': Martin Luther King Jr.'s words still inspire, 50 years after his death

‘Hate multiplies hate': Martin Luther King Jr.'s words still inspire, 50 years after his death

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ATLANTA - Though his voice was silenced nearly 50 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of nonviolence still resonates and inspires.
Decades ago, the famed civil rights leader - also regarded as one of America's greatest orators - recalled driving one night from Atlanta to Chattanooga, Tennessee, with his brother A.D. at the wheel. Most cars in the opposite lane failed to dim their lights, and his brother angrily vowed to keep his bright lights on in retaliation.
“And I looked at him right quick and said: ‘Oh no, don't do that. There'd be too much light on this highway, and it...
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Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Officer Chatéri Payne was shot dead in the driveway of her home while she was in uniform and preparing to leave for work, police said. Read more ...

Photos: Tracking the Jayme Closs case from the beginning

Photos: Tracking the Jayme Closs case from the beginning

Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old northwestern Wisconsin girl missing for nearly three months, was found alive Thursday after escaping from her kidnapper. Jayme was taken Oct. 15... Read more ...

Professional bull rider dies after being stomped during competition

Professional bull rider dies after being stomped during competition

The 25-year-old rider, who was wearing a protective vest, suffered a massive chest injury and damage to his heart. Read more ...

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

Michigan State University's governing body on Thursday accepted interim president John Engler's resignation , but said it would be effective immediately rather than next week... Read more ...

Jackson leads No. 2 Baylor women past Kansas 94-68

Jackson leads No. 2 Baylor women past Kansas 94-68

LAWRENCE, Kan. - Chloe Jackson scored a season-high 22 points on 10-of-14 shooting and had eight assists, seven rebounds and two steals to lead No. 2 Baylor to a 94-68 win over... Read more ...

Rudy Giuliani: 'I never said there was no collusion' between Trump campaign...

Rudy Giuliani: 'I never said there was no collusion' between Trump campaign and Russia

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Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

Some lawmakers in drug-ravaged West Virginia want to pitch in millions of dollars for a wall-building effort along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Man accused of making threats to White House, other targets in Washington...

Man accused of making threats to White House, other targets in Washington using explosives

He planned to use explosives that included an anti-tank rocket, a U.S. attorney said. Read more ...

Strong start, finish lift Serena past Bouchard in Australia

Strong start, finish lift Serena past Bouchard in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - Serena Williams figured it was important to get off to a strong start against Eugenie Bouchard in the Australian Open's second round Thursday. Read more ...

Gymboree Closing All Of Its Stores As Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

Gymboree Closing All Of Its Stores As Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

Add Gymboree to the growing list of retailers that have gone bust in recent years. For a second time in as many years, the children's clothing retailer late Wednesday filed for... Read more ...