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From Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate

In 2016, Ted Cruz dreams of a 2012 replay

Ted Cruz's team thinks they already beat Jeb Bush -- three years ago.

That's when Cruz, a young lawyer with a thin resume but political talent, elbowed his way through a crowded field with just enough cash and just enough endorsements to topple an est...

Trump in Alabama CNN

CNN

Trump slams questions about terror leaders

Donald Trump said Thursday he believes getting asked about the heads of major terrorist organizations amounts to a "gotcha question."

Trump, the front-runner for the GOP nomination, blasted conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt in an interview and said ...

Migrants to Europe

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Migrant crisis: Europe distraught, divided

"These are not 'quotas,' they are human lives."

That was one sentence in a Facebook post by the mayor of Barcelona, Ada Colau, protesting what she described as the Spanish government's "pathetic" response to the migrant crisis now gripping much of Eur...

Beyonce wears Mensah

CNN

The man who dresses Beyonce

Samuel Mensah had the world at his feet. An economist by trade, he was the director of an international investment fund as well as an adviser to the African Union and various governments, advocating for the adoption of technology as a solution overco...

Boeing 777-9X

Boeing Co. via CNN

Dreams, wings unfold with 777X airliner

Big rumblings are going on at America's airplane capital -- the Boeing Co. aircraft factory north of Seattle.

Engineers are moving forward with building the world's biggest twin-engine jetliner.

They're calling it the 777-9X, the first aircraft of th...

Sacramento ball field

KCRA

3 shot, 1 killed near Sacramento college campus

Three people have been shot and one of them has died on the campus of a Sacramento community college, according to several news reports.

burglary death

KPLR, KTVI

11-year-old shoots, kills teen during break-in

An 11-year-old left at home to defend himself and his 4-year-old sister staved off several home invasion attempts before finally shooting and killing a 16-year-old intruder, police say.

Police officers arrived after 2 p.m. Thursday to the home on Hall...

Stephen Rankin

WAVY, Portsmouth Police Department, family photos

Virginia cop indicted in teen's death

A grand jury has indicted Portsmouth, Virginia, police Officer Stephen Rankin on a first-degree murder charge related to the shooting of an unarmed teen in a Walmart parking lot, according to public Virginia court records.

William Chapman, 18, was fat...

Map of Malaysia

CIA via wikimedia

At least 15 die after boat sinks off Malaysia

At least 15 people have drowned and dozens more remain missing after a boat carrying at least 70 people capsized off the coast of western Malaysia on Thursday morning.

Thirteen of the dead were women, according to First Admiral Mohd Aliyas Hamdan fro...

Obese men fat belly

SXC

Double mastectomies for men on the rise

An increasing number of women in the last decade have been deciding to have both their breasts removed after being diagnosed with cancer in a single breast. It now seems that more men are also opting to have this type of double mastectomy, according ...

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