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8.2 earthquake strikes off the coast of Fiji, small tsunami waves observed

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The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at a depth of 348 miles and was located 174 miles northeast of Fiji's Ndoi Island

14 injured outside Backstreet Boys concert at casino

A storm knocked over trusses at the entrance at a Backstreet Boys concert at the WinStar World Casino in Thackersville, Oklahoma

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ICE detains man driving wife to hospital to deliver baby, says he is wanted for murder in Mexico

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ICE said in a statement days after the arrest that Joel Arrona-Lara was wanted on an outstanding homicide warrant in Mexico

New twist in Hudson River kayak murder case

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The latest in a case that raised serious questions in the case against Angelika Graswald in the death of her fiancé and the stunning resolution that shocked his family

"48 Hours" investigates a tale of money, wine and murder in Napa

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Ambition, greed and gunshots at a Napa Valley winery -- how did a bag with $800,000 in cash lead to murder in a vineyard?

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Affidavit of Colo. father accused of murder expected to be made public Monday

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The Colorado father is expected to be formally charged for the murders of his pregnant wife, two daughters

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Putin attends wedding of Austrian foreign minister

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Austrian lawmaker Joerg Leichtfried criticized bride Karin Kneissl's decision to invite Putin to the wedding

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Nashville police warn residents to be on guard after two killings, string of shootings

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"These are two just senseless, cold-blooded homicides," said Don Aaron, public affairs manager of the Metropolitan Police Department of Nashville & Davidson County

Boyfriend of missing Arizona woman arrested for identity theft, forgery

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Jon Christopher Clark, 23, was charged with 22 counts of aggravated identity theft and two counts of forgery

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Scientists testing new solution to fight Florida's toxic red tide

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At least seven counties in Florida are under a state of emergency for a toxic algae bloom that has killed thousands of marine animals

Hurricane Lane intensifies to a Category 4 storm

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As of 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, Lane was located 1,135 miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii

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2 injured at Florida high school football game

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Palm Beach Central High School's football stadium was evacuated after the gunshots rang out

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Democrat cowboy-turned-lawmaker hopes to become South Dakota governor

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Democrat Billie Sutton is facing GOP Rep. Kristi Noem in the general election

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Report: Don McGahn has been cooperating "extensively" in special counsel probe

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The New York Times reports that White House counsel Don McGah has been involved in at least interviews with investigators

Officials close New York beach after used hypodermic needles wash ashore

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Officials removed and discarded the needles, and the beach will remain closed until Sunday

Saturday Sessions: The Decemberists perform "Sucker's Prayer"

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An already inventive band is reinventing itself. For almost two decades, The Decemberists have been known for a unique style with theatrical songs often inspired by history and folklore. But for their eighth studio album, they tried out a…

Meet the YouTuber who became chief curiosity correspondent at a Chicago museum

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Emily Graslie comes alive talking about dead things

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Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate incumbent a fight

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Sen. John Barrasso is facing a serious challenge from businessman Dave Dodson in the Republican primary

How an NYC restaurant group works to make familiar foods "extraordinary"

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For Major Food Group co-founders Mario Carbone, Rich Torrisi and Jeff Zalaznick, dining is nothing short of a theatrical experience

Cancer patient who was awarded $289M in Monsanto case speaks out

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Dewayne "Lee" Johnson alleges that his use of Monsanto's weed killer Roundup contributed to his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

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Camp connects those who lost loved ones in terror attacks, violent extremism or war

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The camp, around since 2008, has helped more than 700 teenagers from 28 nations learn to cope with loss

World leaders react to Kofi Annan's death

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Annan "inspired me and many others with his ideas, his firm convictions and, not least, his charisma"

"Free speech rally" in Boston draws counter-protesters

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This is the second year a "free speech" rally has been held in Boston

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Italy's leader comforts mourners at funeral as bridge toll rises

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Families of 19 of the dead had their loved ones' coffins brought to the hall for the funeral Mass led by Genoa's archbishop, Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco

Saturday Sessions: The Decemberists perform "Once in My Life"

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An already inventive band is reinventing itself. For almost two decades, The Decemberists have been known for a unique style with theatrical songs often inspired by history and folklore. But for their eighth studio album, they tried out a…

Former CIA Director John Brennan says Trump is "drunk on power"

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There's a growing firestorm over President Trump's decision to revoke Brennan's security clearance

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Court filing requests that DNA swabs be taken from slain girls' necks

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Police have not released any information about how 34-year-old Shanann, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste Watts died

Rapper Young Thug arrested at Dave & Buster’s during his birthday and album party

The rapper and two others were taken out of the restaurant/video game arcade and taken to the LAPD's Hollywood station

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Another trial looms for Manafort and prosecutors have a new set of charges

Manafort is scheduled to go on trial in September in Washington, D.C., on charges including conspiracy to defraud the United States

Aretha Franklin revisits church and childhood home in Detroit

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The family of Aretha Franklin continues to plan memorial events following the legendary singer's death on Thursday at the age of 76. Back in 2011 for "CBS Sunday Morning," Anthony Mason had the chance to visit the church that sowed…

16 nurses who work in the same ICU are pregnant

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"They're wondering what's in the water," nurse Ashley Atkinsm said, according to CBS Phoenix affiliate KPHO

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U.S. prepares to send hospital ship to Colombia amid refugee crisis

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The UN said this week that an estimated 2.3 million Venezuelans had fled the crisis-torn country as of June