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Brain ‘pacemaker’ could aid memory

Long-lost Native American city found in Kansas?

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Popular Bible course at a West Virginia public school faces constitutional challenge

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California moves — slowly — toward resuming executions

New scam: stealing your home

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Ryan promises to keep government open; no promises on health care

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Trump adviser: Build Northwest gas terminal

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Will Ann Coulter spark another clash between far left, far right?

Feds ramp up threats to ‘sanctuary cities’

Paris attack casts shadow over weekend’s presidential election

Former teacher accused of kidnapping teenager found with her in California

A new Declaration gives insight into a divided nation

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U.S. weighing charges for WikiLeaks members

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