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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: 'Empire' actor goes from victim to accused felon; Fire in Bangladesh shopping district kills 70; Democrats prepare resolution against Trump declaration; Duke's Zion Williamson hurt in loss against UNC.

Lawmakers Respond to Idea of Selling Montana to…

More than 12,000 people have signed a petition calling for the US to sell Montana to Canada for $1 trillion in a bid to pay down the national debt , and on Wednesday, Montana lawmakers formally addressed the proposal. But ... they didn't reject it. As USA Today explains, Rep. Forrest...

Advocates say US still separates migrant families…

Advocates and lawmakers are questioning the treatment of children who cross the Mexico border with relatives other than their parents

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Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins lottery

A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a $29.5 million lottery jackpot

What do young Senegalese want in a leader?

Young voters tell us what whey want from their president ahead of elections on 24 February.

Online Petition Calls for Selling Off Montana to…

Online petitioners have proposed an unorthodox solution to the swelling national debt: sell Montana to Canada.

The Must-Have Items Women Are Bringing with Them…

A lot goes into date preparation, but when you’re ready to walk out the door, you’re probably not leaving empty handed. Here's what women are bringing along, according to a new study from Summer’s Eve.

UK Conservative lawmaker charged with falsifying expenses

A lawmaker from Britain's governing Conservative Party has been charged with making false expenses claims

School bus driver revived with Narcan after crash

Police in New Jersey's largest city used Narcan to revive a school bus driver after her bus, with a dozen children on board, hit a tree

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Georgia college to form commission to review racist photos

Emory University in Atlanta says it's forming a commission to review racist photos that appear in past yearbooks

House Dems To Introduce Measure To Stop Trump's…

The resolution is expected to officially be introduced on Friday.

Suspect Planned to Assassinate Top Democrats…

A lieutenant stationed at Coast Guard headquarters in Washington, DC, planned to carry out terrorist attacks on Democratic politicians and journalists and use violence to "establish a white homeland," prosecutors say. Investigators found 15 guns and more than 1,000 rounds of ammunition in the home of self-proclaimed white nationalist...

A Ball May Have Doomed Zoo Intern Killed by Lion

How did a lion at North Carolina's Conservators Center animal preserve get to intern Alexandra Black, fatally mauling her on Dec. 30 ? A witness tells authorities it was due to a blocked gate, according to a report obtained by WRAL . Animal trainer Ashley Watts says she separated the lion...

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Woman Who Left US to Join ISIS Can't Return

A woman who grew up in Alabama, then left to join ISIS at age 20 , will not be allowed back into the US, President Trump said Wednesday in a tweet. "I have instructed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and he fully agrees, not to allow Hoda Muthana back into the...

Deputy fined for off-duty crash that left woman comatose

A Florida deputy has been fined $500 and had his driver license suspended for three months for causing an off-duty crash that left a young woman comatose for more than a month