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Bilingual anchor's defense of Spanish pronunciations sparks debate

A bilingual news anchor in Arizona has defended her pronunciation of Spanish words and in doing so has brought national attention to the issue.

During a broadcast on Monday, Vanessa Ruiz, an anchor at Phoenix's KPNX, responded to hateful messages she'...

Migrants finally reach Austria

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Busloads of weary migrants arrive in Austria

Some Austrians cheered as busloads of migrants pulled up on their border with Hungary early Saturday -- and weary passengers clutching children streamed toward them.

The passengers carried their meager belongings in backpacks as they exited the vehicl...

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Who is Kim Davis, clerk jailed over same-sex marriage?

Same-sex marriage was supposed to be a settled matter in America -- it's a constitutional right -- but the issue returned to headlines this month after a Kentucky county clerk refused to license those nuptials.

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30 hospitalized in school gas incident

Mysterious gas at an Afghan girls' school sent 30 people to the hospital Saturday in the fourth such incident in the area in a week.

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Whole Foods guard allegedly beats shopper

Whole Foods Market has fired a security guard who allegedly beat up a man trying to buy groceries this week in Northern California.

Illegal business run out of government building in DC

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Ex-Labor employee admits bootleg movie scheme

A former longtime Labor Department employee admitted Friday to running a bootleg movie operation within the department's headquarters in Washington.

Ricardo Taylor -- a three-decade Labor veteran who was the supervisor of the department's mailroom -- ...

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La. high school football player dies after injury

A Louisiana high school football player died after suffering an injury while playing, the Franklin Parish coroner's office said.

Texas deputy's killer still at large

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Texas deputy shot and killed is laid to rest

Thousands of mourners gathered Friday for a final salute to a deputy sheriff shot to death last week while fueling his patrol car near Houston.

Deputy Darren H. Goforth died August 28 when a gunman came up behind him at a gas station and shot him in t...

Teacher arrested

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Drone crashes in US Open seats; operator arrested

Tennis balls were not the only thing flying Thursday night at the U.S. Open, where a small drone crashed into a seating area during a match. No people were hit.

Dozens fall ill in Arizona

California Department of Health via CNN

Salmonella outbreak kills one, sickens 285 in the U.S.

A salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers grown in Mexico has killed one person and sickened hundreds in the United States, health officials said.

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