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Buzz Aldrin Leaves Hospital After South Pole Scare
Legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin is on his way back to the U.S. after a weeklong stay in a New Zealand hospital for altitude sickness.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:13:00 GMT)

Petitioners ask University of Colorado to Become 'Sanctuary Campus'
A University of Colorado at Colorado Springs professor circulated a petition asking they become a sanctuary campus to protect undocumented students.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 07:26:00 GMT)

Trump Team Appears to Slam CIA in Dismissing Hack Report
The Washington Post report that a CIA assessment found the consensus is that Russia hacking was directed to help Trump's chances.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:48:43 GMT)

Rudy's Out: Giuliani No Longer in Running for Trump Cabinet
Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani is out of the running for a position in the new Trump administration, transition officials confirm.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 05:58:50 GMT)

Senate Passes Funding Bill to Prevent Government Shutdown
The Senate passed the bill 63 to 36. The government would have partially shut down at midnight Friday had an agreement not been reached.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 04:34:43 GMT)

Veteran Finds Forgiveness, Peace in Standing Rock Fight
Dustin Monroe, a Native American who fought in Iraq, said after standing against the pipeline "I can be proud of this life I lived."
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:41:30 GMT)

Joseph Mascolo, 'Days of Our Lives' Villain Stefano, Dies
Mascolo, who played criminal mastermind Stefano DiMera, died on Wednesday following a battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 87.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:03:00 GMT)

A Bittersweet Christmas for Obama Fans
This year's card features a much grayer President Obama than the one Americans elected for the first time eight years ago.
(Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:03:00 GMT)

Fridge Ruled Out in Deadly Oakland Warehouse Blaze
Investigators continue to look at anything electrical in a probe of what caused the blaze that killed 36 people during a party last week.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:40:00 GMT)

Drug in Spotlight After Inmate Heaves During Execution
Midazolam, a sedative, has figured in several other problematic lethal injections in recent years.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:52:45 GMT)

Samsung Cuts Service to All Galaxy Note 7 Phones
Samsung's toxic Galaxy Note 7 will officially go down in flames on December 19.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:55:00 GMT)

Dylann Roof's Confession Shocks Courtroom
Dylann Roof began his videotaped confession with 11 chilling words: "I went to that church in Charleston and I did it."
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:01:00 GMT)

Government Proposal Weighs Phone Calls on Flights
Airlines could let passengers make in-flight phone calls using Wi-Fi under a proposal from federal regulators.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:47:00 GMT)

Donald Trump Gives Million-Dollar Donors Plum Postings
Ultra-rich loyalists populate the president-elect's administration and transition team.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:08:00 GMT)

Dems' Last Hope of Picking Up Senate Seat Is Lonely in La.
As the final contest of 2016 winds down in deep red Louisiana, it does not look hopeful for Foster Campbell, Democrats' last chance for a Senate seat.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:29:00 GMT)

Obama Orders Dossier on Russian Interference With Election
President Obama has ordered U.S. intelligence agencies to deliver a report on charges that the Russian government used cyber attacks and other means to intervene in the 2016 election. A senior intelligence official tells NBC News the review may result in more information about the hacking allegations being released publicly.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:04:00 GMT)

Mystery Donor Pays Off $50,000 in Wal-Mart Layaway Gifts
A woman walked into a local Wal-Mart store in Everett, Pennsylvania, and handed over a check to pay off the balances on 194 layaway accounts.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:49:00 GMT)

Drug Overdoses Kill More Than Car Crashes
Drug overdose deaths passed 50,000 last year in the U.S. -- far more than the 37,000 deaths in road accidents.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:21:00 GMT)

Winter Wallops Northwest as Icy Blast Hits Plains, Midwest
Snowpiles are growing across the U.S. as an Arctic chill and winter storm bring plunging temperatures and dangerous winter conditions.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:38:00 GMT)

What Would It Take to Halt Trump's Twitter Frenzies?
There is perhaps no 70-year-old man who tweets as voraciously as President-elect Donald Trump. But not everyone is a fan of his messaging.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:22:00 GMT)

Attorney: Dylann Roof's Mom Had Heart Attack During Trial
Roof's attorney mentioned the heart attack in court documents asking for a mistrial saying a survivor's testimony was so emotional that 'spectators and even court personnel were crying with her.' U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel denied the mistrial request.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:59:04 GMT)

War Hero and Astronaut John Glenn Dies at 95
Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth and later served four terms in the U.S. Senate. As a Marine fighter pilot, while flying 149 combat missions during World War II and the Korean War, he received praise for his ability to draw enemy fire and keep the plane flying with huge holes blown into its exterior. Most Americans remember Glenn for taking to space in 1962. Dubbed Friendship 7, Glenn's space capsule circled the Earth and put the United States on equal footing with the Soviet Union in the space race.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:47:00 GMT)

E-Cigarettes Dangerous to Kids: Surgeon-General
The handheld devices not only deliver harmful nicotine, but vape smoke can be loaded with other chemicals.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:40:01 GMT)

Americans Are Still Not Sure How Trump Will Hit Their Wallet
America Is Divided Over Their Financial Future Under Trump's Presidency
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:26:00 GMT)

Inmate Coughed and Heaved 13 Minutes Into Execution
Ronald Bert Smith Jr. clenched his fists and raised his head at the beginning of the execution. The state's correction's chief said protocol was followed.
(Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:47:00 GMT)

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