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Thousands expected to attend funeral for El Paso shooting victim
Aug16

Thousands expected to attend funeral for El Paso shooting victim

dragana991/iStock(EL PASO, Texas) — Antonio Basco will say goodbye Friday to his wife, who was killed in the El Paso, Texas shooting, but he will not be alone.Nearly two weeks after Margie Reckard, Basco’s wife of 22 years, was killed in the massacre,…

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Couple allegedly faked pregnancy, birth and baby’s death in scam for cash: Documents
Aug16

Couple allegedly faked pregnancy, birth and baby’s death in scam for cash: Documents

Adene Sanchez/iStock(NEW YORK) — A Pennsylvania couple allegedly lied about the pregnancy, birth and death of their son and then fraudulently accepted gifts and money during the faux tragedy, according to court documents.Geoffrey and Kaycee Lang are f…

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Court allows Trump admin asylum restrictions to take place along most of border
Aug16

Court allows Trump admin asylum restrictions to take place along most of border

VallarieE/iStock(WASHINGTON) — The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rolled back a prior nationwide injunction that blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to deny most asylum claims at the U.S.-Mexico border.
With that decision, the asylum restrictions…

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Trump calls supporter after mocking his weight at rally
Aug16

Trump calls supporter after mocking his weight at rally

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(BERKELEY HEIGHTS, New Jersey) — President Donald Trump phoned up a supporter whose weight he mocked at a rally, a White House official said, after the president mistook the attendee for a protester. “Th…

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Woman says she was told by doctor to lose weight, then diagnosed with cancer
Aug16

Woman says she was told by doctor to lose weight, then diagnosed with cancer

Jen Curran(LOS ANGELES) — A California woman who gave birth six months ago says seeking a second opinion after one doctor told her to lose weight may have saved her life.Jen Curran, 38, of Los Angeles, said her blood pressure was high and her OBGYN de…

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