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U.S. suicide rates up, especially among women, but down for black males

by Carina Storrs, CNN

April 22, 2016

Filed under National News

The number of suicides in the United States has been on the rise since 1999 in everyone between the ages of 10 and 74, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Researchers at the CDC...

Thousands gather for informal pot celebration in Denver

by Allison Sylte, KUSA-TV

April 21, 2016

Filed under National News

Thousands of people filled a park here Wednesday afternoon for the annual observance of the cannabis holiday 4/20, but it was a smaller crowd than in years past. A formal rally originally scheduled for Saturday was postponed...

U.N.: Up to 500 feared dead in Mediterranean shipwreck last week

by Associated Press

April 20, 2016

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Up to 500 people are feared dead after a shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea last week, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednesday, citing the accounts of survivors. The disaster happened in waters between Italy and Libya, based...

Three state, city officials facing criminal charges in Flint water crisis

by Brady Dennis and Mark Berman

April 20, 2016

Filed under National News

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against three officials in Michigan as part of a months-long probe into the tainted water crisis in Flint. These charges are the first to stem from the catastrophe — which potentially exposed...

Trump, Clinton win in New York primary

by Patrick Healy and Maggie Haberman

April 20, 2016

Filed under National News

Donald J. Trump wrested back control of the Republican presidential race on Tuesday with a commanding victory in the New York primary, while Hillary Clinton dealt a severe blow to Senator Bernie Sanders with an unexpectedly strong win that led her to declare that ...

Thousands of Verizon workers go on strike amid contract dispute

by Associated Press

April 13, 2016

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About 39,000 Verizon landline and cable workers on the East Coast walked off the job Wednesday morning after little progress in negotiations since their contract expired nearly eight months ago. The workers, members of two...

World’s tiger count rising for first time in over a century

by Associated Press

April 11, 2016

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NEW DELHI — The world's count of wild tigers roaming forests from Russia to Vietnam has gone up for the first time in more than a century, with 3,890 counted by conservation groups and national governments in the latest global...

Trump aide charged with misdemeanor battery vs. ex-Breitbart reporter

by Lulu Ramadan, Palm Beach Post

March 30, 2016

Filed under National News

Nearly a month of jousting on social media culminated Tuesday in the arrest of a top Donald Trump presidential campaign aide on misdemeanor battery charges following a March 8 incident involving a reporter. Michelle Fields...

Trump campaign manager charged with assaulting reporter

by NBC News Political Unit

March 29, 2016

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Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski turned himself in to Florida police Tuesday after being charged with assaulting a reporter at a campaign event earlier this month, according to the Jupiter Police Department. Michelle...

Trump, Cruz warn of brokered convention chaos

by Eugene Scott, CNN

March 16, 2016

Filed under National News

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz warned fellow Republicans Wednesday of dire consequences if the GOP establishment attempts to have a brokered convention this summer. "I think you'd have riots. I think you'd have riots," Trump said Wednesday on CNN's "New Day." "I'm representing a tremendous many, ...

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