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Man survives house blast that sent him flying out of bedroom

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A Brooklyn man miraculously survived getting blown out of his bedroom during an explosive house fire Tuesday.

NYPD staffer accused of sexual abuse has charges dropped

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Prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against an NYPD communications technician accused of sexual abuse last year.

Trump honors San Bernardino terror responders with Medal of Valor

“Through your service and sacrifice we are reminded that America’s greatest treasure is her people.”

Trump supports bump stock ban, but critics say more must be done

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Images of Band-Aids popped up on social media after Trump said his administration would take measures to outlaw bump stocks.

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Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz may lose $800G inheritance

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Suspected Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz may never see a hefty inheritance from his dead parents, court records show.

Holocaust survivor Sam Bloch dead at 93

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NEW YORK — A Holocaust survivor who dedicated his life to preserving the memory of the victims of Nazi atrocities has died at age 93.

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Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert: report

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Hawaii's missile scare showed the state began testing alerts before fully developing a plan for a threat.

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U.S. says North Korea canceled planned meeting with VP Pence

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The Trump administration says Vice President Mike Pence was ready to meet with representatives from North Korea.

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Middle school student shoots himself with rifle at school

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A seventh grade student in Ohio shot himself in a school bathroom early Tuesday, authorities say.

Ja Rule calls NYCHA’s conditions ‘third world’ at rally

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NYCHA’s not always there when you call — so rapper Ja Rule joined city pols to turn up the heat on the failing housing agency.

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Trump slams report that he forcibly kissed ex-Trump Tower worker

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Trump targeted women who have accused him of sexual assault, denying a claim that he forcibly kissed a woman in Trump Tower in 2006.

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Dallas politician wants NRA to move annual convention out of city

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Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway asked the powerful gun lobby to find another host city for its annual convention in early May.

Trump claims he is ‘much tougher on Russia than Obama’

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Obama did take action against the Kremlin, imposing strong sanctions and expelling 35 diplomats from the U.S. in December 2016.

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Mueller team reveals plea deal of Russia oligarch's son-in-law

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Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office unsealed a plea deal for the son-in-law of a Russian oligarch charged with lying to investigators.

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Majority of U.S. wants Congress, Trump to do more about shootings

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Roughly 77% say Congress should do more, with 62% voicing the same for President Trump.

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Syria watchdog says nearly 100 killed in rebel-held regions

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A Syrian monitoring group and paramedics say government shelling and airstrikes on rebel-held suburbs of the capital.

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Donald Trump Jr. arrives in India to help sell luxury apartments

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Advertisements have heralded Don Jr.'s visit to wealthy Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.

Man on dating site for Trump supporters convicted of underage sex

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Just hours after the website went viral on social media, William Barrett Riddleberger’s criminal history emerged.

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Vito Lopez nonprofit’s $32G grant funded repairs to pol's home

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State Sen. Kevin Parker’s mother got a $32,150 grant to repair their Flatbush home — money that was given to her by Vito Lopez's nonprofit.

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Justice Clarence Thomas accuser calls for his impeachment

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One of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’ sexual harassment accusers penned an op-ed calling for his impeachment.

Tuesday, Feb 20

Far-right French nationalist to speak at CPAC

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Marion Marechal-LePen is even more extreme than her aunt Marine Le Pen,

Teens stage White House 'lie-in' to protest lack of gun control

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The protest came as anger among students swelled over the latest school mass shooting in Parkland, Fla.

Monday, Feb 19

WH says Trump is interested in fixing gun background checks

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President Trump signaled he’s willing to reform the federal background check system after the Florida high school shooting last week.

Video shows Nikolas Cruz in 2016 fight at Parkland high school

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Florida gunman Nikolas Cruz was previously involved in a fight at the high school he’s accused of shooting up this week.

School shooting survivors hit NRA-friendly pols with ultimatum

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The high schoolers are putting the politicians who have taken donations from the National Rifle Association on notice.

Schumer rips Trump's plan to ax funds for gun background checks

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The White House budget plan would strip 16% from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, Schumer said.

Sunday, Feb 18

Ex-Trump aide Rick Gates to testify against Paul Manafort

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Mueller charged Gates and Manafort on money laundering charges in October as part of his probe into possible collusion between Russia and Trump’s campaign during the 2016 election.

Trump claims he never dismissed Russian meddling, blames Obama

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President Trump launched into a Sunday morning tirade on Russia’s meddling in the U.S. election, while trying to pin the blame on Obama.

Iranian plane crashes into mountain, killing 66 people on board

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The commercial jet, believed to be an ATR-72, crashed near remote mountain town of Semirom.

Family that took in Nikolas Cruz: 'Didn't see this side of him'

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Police reports depicted mass killer Nikolas Cruz as a threat to his mother and himself.

Saturday, Feb 17

‘Kayak killer’ says she’s at peace after fiance’s drowning death

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A woman who pleaded guilty in her fiance’s drowning death during a Hudson River kayaking trip says she’s moving on.

Kushner clearance at risk after Kelly-mandated security overhaul

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Chief of staff John Kelly is ordering changes to the White House security clearance process after allegations against an ex-aide.

Helicopter crashes after 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico

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A powerful earthquake shook buildings as it rocked Oaxaca state Friday.

Fla. high school shooter was on school rifle team funded by NRA

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The troubled teen was an avid member of the team, bringing the country's largest gun lobby into the spotlight of a tragedy it has tried to avoid.

Friday, Feb 16

Mueller charges 13 Russians with interfering in 2016 election

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The suspects' efforts included 'supporting then-candidate Donald J. Trump and disparaging Hillary Clinton,' according to the indictment.

FBI admits ignoring tip on Florida high school shooter

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A person close to Cruz contacted the FBI on Jan. 5 expressing concerns about his 'gun ownership, desire to kill people, erratic behavior and disturbing social media posts.'

Cruz bought AR-15 three days after getting kicked out of school

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Cruz withdrew from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High on Feb. 8, 2017, and bought his weapon on Feb. 11.

These are the victims of the Florida high school shooting

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A hero teacher, a fearless football coach and teenagers only just starting high school were among the dead.