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Massive storm threatens Northeast with up to 2 feet of snow

Winter Weather

NEW YORK — Northeast residents are girding for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities from northern New Jersey to southern Maine in up to 2 feet of...

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Drone incident at White House highlights still-unsolved security

(c) 2015, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON — The intrusion by a recreational drone early Monday onto the White House lawn exposed a security gap at the...


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Federal government failing to protect children, report says

The federal government’s failure to enforce the nation’s child protection laws is a “national disgrace” that leaves abused children...


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Thousands of flights canceled as storm batters East

Airline travelers are going nowhere fast because of the blizzard bearing down on the Northeast. By midafternoon Monday, about 6,500 U.S. flights through Tuesday...


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Massive storm threatens Northeast with up to 2 feet of snow

NEW YORK — Northeast residents are girding for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities from northern New Jersey...


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Obama seeks bigger wilderness designation in Alaska refuge

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama is proposing to designate the vast majority of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a wilderness area, including...




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Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Officials in Newtown voted Wednesday night to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook...


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Boy's circumcision goes to court amid protests

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — An estranged Florida couple’s fight over whether to circumcise their son has become a rallying cry for those who denounce the...


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VIDEO: Minnesota Climber At Mount McKinley Summit


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Jogger attacked by large bird

SALEM, Ore. — An Oregon jogger thought someone knocked him in the head or he got hit by lightning or may have suffered a stroke when he felt a big blow to the...


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Multi-car pileups claim 4 lives on icy Pennsylvania highways

PHILADELPHIA — Several multi-car pileups — including one involving dozens of vehicles — in icy conditions on interstates in the Philadelphia area...


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