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Thousand Oaks makes 307 mass shootings in 311 days
A rampage at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, became the 307th mass shooting in the U.S. this year.         
(Thu, 8 Nov 2018 21:33:52 -0500)

OnPolitics Today: 'Secret Service said NO'
Also in today's edition: CNN sues over Acosta's credentials and the latest in midterms news         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:04:51 -0500)

Boats Bring Supplies To Beach In Malibu
As deadly wildfires continue to rage across California with hundreds of thousands evacuated, residents who stayed behind in idyllic communities along the coast cut off by road closures are getting supplies by boat. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:47:52 -0500)

Safety group releases 'worst toys' holiday list
A Black Panther "slash claw" and a Power Rangers plastic sword are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:31:44 -0500)

CIA considered truth serum for terror suspects
Shortly after 9/11, the CIA considered using a drug it thought might work like a truth serum and force terror suspects to give up information about potential attacks. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:29:35 -0500)

Photographer: Nazi salute image misinterpreted
A parent who took a photo that shows about 60 Wisconsin high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute says he simply asked the youths to wave goodbye to their parents and that he takes the blame for the timing of the shot. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:27:51 -0500)

Teen found safe 2 weeks after running away from home with $1,000, no cellphone
Authorities provided no details on where Thomas Kolding, 15, was found or how he was discovered. He last had been seen 10 days ago in Philadelphia.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:26:35 -0500)

Dems accuse Donald Trump of bullying Florida recount officials
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump and Gov. Rick Scott are attempting to bully Florida election officials out of doing their jobs. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:17:20 -0500)

Police chief praises security guard killed by his cop: 'Jemel Roberson was a brave man'
Police in suburban Chicago Tuesday called the controversial shooting death of a black security guard by a white police officer a “tragic incident."         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:45:38 -0500)

Sperm don't like heat, so climate change could damage male fertility, study says
We know that human sperm like to keep cool. And according to a new study, male fertility could decline as temperatures soar due to global warming.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:22:29 -0500)

FBI: Spike in US hate crimes for third year in a row
More Hate Crimes are being committed in the US than in previous years -- 2017 marks the third year in a row that hate crimes increased.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:34:35 -0500)

Doctor: Polio-like AFM is 'mysterious' but rare
Health officials say an illness that in rare cases causes a polio-like condition has been reported in various states around the country.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:28:36 -0500)

Trump thanks crews fighting California wildfires
U.S. President Donald Trump thanked crews fighting California wildfires Tuesday and says there are more victims of the fires "than anybody would ever even think possible." (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:27:52 -0500)

Arrests made in 2016 slaying of 8 family members in Ohio
Eight members of the Rhoden family were killed in Pike County, Ohio, in 2016. Authorities arrested four members of a family with close ties to family.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:45:33 -0500)

CDC: More cases of polio-like illness in children emerge
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention raised the number of cases of acute flaccid myelitis this year to 90. An additional 162 patients are under investigation.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:42:49 -0500)

George Zimmerman pleads no contest in stalking case involving investigator, reports say
George Zimmerman was charged after threatening an investigator working on a documentary series about Trayvon Martin that was produced by Jay-Z.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:00:56 -0500)

Man must pay ex-fiancée back for engagement rings charged on her card
When you’re about to pop the question, a common rule of thumb for the cost of an engagement ring is three months’ salary.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 14:43:45 -0500)

'Unprecedented' Camp Fire's death toll hits record 42 and likely to rise
Santa Ana winds roaring across Southern California and similarly stiff gusts to the north hindered the efforts of firefighters on Monday.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 14:41:06 -0500)

Midterms offer clues about Trump's chances in 'blue wall' states in 2020
GOP midterm losses in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania point to the challenge Trump faces in 2020 in trying to replicate his 2016 victory.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 14:54:41 -0500)

Federal judge orders review of all provisional ballots in Georgia, delays deadline for certification
Judge Amy Totenberg ordered officials to explain why each voter was required to cast a provisional ballot, and to establish a hotline or website where voters can determine whether their provisional ballot was counted.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:38:51 -0500)

How do wildfires start? All it takes is a spark
All it takes is a spark. Monstrous, deadly wildfires such as the ones raging in California this week can begin with something simple.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:40:35 -0500)

Fall guy or killer? Trial of alleged Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzmán opens in New York
Opening statements in 'El Chapo' Guzmán's Brooklyn trial paint conflicting portrait of the alleged Mexican drug lord         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:18:21 -0500)

Why Amazon didn't pick your city for its second headquarters
Of the 20 cities that made the second round of Amazon's beauty pageant for its second headquarters, these didn't make the cut.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:14:47 -0500)

Amazon in Nashville: Company to bring 5,000 corporate jobs to operations center
Amazon did not choose Nashville for its new second headquarters, which will go to New York and Northern Virginia, but Nashville will get 5,000 jobs         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:25:07 -0500)

Amazon chooses NYC and Arlington, Va., to jointly share its headquarters
The announcement came after 24 months of intense jockeying by more than 230 cities vying to become the home of Amazon's second headquarters.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:29:26 -0500)

My first performance: Jeff Bridges
Screen icon Jeff Bridges looks back on his first performance - playing a drowning child in '50s adventure series "Sea Hunt." (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:25:21 -0500)

My first performance: Lewis Pullman
"Bad Times at the El Royale" star Lewis Pullman's first time onscreen saw him told off by his famous father, Bill Pullman. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:23:51 -0500)

Chrissy Teigen: 'It just sucks that we had to prove ourselves'
At the Glamour Women of the Year Awards, Chrissy Teigen talks about the year of the woman, Janelle Monae hypes Michelle Obama's memoir, while Alicia Silverstone urges personal action on climate change. (Nov. 13)         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:11:28 -0500)

November political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
Gannett's cartoonists from across the country draw their takes on news and politics.         
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:29:03 -0500)

What are the richest countries in the world?
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The day in pictures
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:10:57 -0500)

Trump's controversial trip to Europe: World leaders and protests
(Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:40:20 -0400)

US skyscrapers: Tallest building in every state
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