Plane evacuated after emergency landing in Hawaii

Plane evacuated after emergency landing in Hawaii

Hawaiian Airlines says seven people were taken to the hospital with smoke-related symptoms after a flight from Oakland, California, to Honolulu made an emergency landing because of smoke in the airplane. 184 passengers and seven crew members were ...
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Kudlow: no stimulus tax cuts in near future

Kudlow: no stimulus tax cuts in near future

Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow told reporters outside the White House on Thursday the economy is in good shape and there are no stimulus tax cuts in the near future. The White House had floated the idea of a payroll tax cut.
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Simulation trains front-line child welfare workers

Simulation trains front-line child welfare workers

An Illinois child welfare agency under fire for some high-profile deaths is giving workers hands-on training. Trainees walk through mock homes and role-play scenarios with actors to prepare for investigating abuse and neglect claims.
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'The Nightingale' star says film is still relevant

'The Nightingale' star says film is still relevant

The movie "The Nightingale" takes place in 1825 but with themes including xenophobia and violence against women, its star Aisling Franciosi says it's still relevant today.
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Keep courtesy up during entire video

Keep courtesy up during entire video

Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin is back practicing in Buffalo and eager to get his second NHL season started. He was unhappy with how team collapsed down the stretch to miss the playoffs for the eighth straight year.
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Sen. Sanders unveils $16 trillion climate plan

Sen. Sanders unveils $16 trillion climate plan

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a 16 trillion dollar climate plan Thursday that builds on the Green New Deal. It calls for the US to move to renewable energy across the economy by 2050.
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Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy

President Donald Trump presented basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in an Oval Office ceremony on Thursday.
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Man charged in dog mauling death of Detroit girl

Man charged in dog mauling death of Detroit girl

A man has been charged in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency responders
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Brazil wildfires put spotlight on deforestation

Brazil wildfires put spotlight on deforestation

Brazil's official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year. President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday, without citing evidence, that non-governmental organizations could be setting them to make him look bad.
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Inslee: 'We elevated the climate change crisis'

Inslee: 'We elevated the climate change crisis'

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, but he says he’s proud of elevating the climate crisis topic
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AP Top Stories 22

AP Top Stories 22

Here's the latest for Thursday, August 22nd: Amnesty International, Brazilian president at odds over Amazon rainforest fires; Pompeo on Canadians detained in China; Youth in Hong Kong take to the streets; Arrests in Spain exotic animal smuggling.
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Interfaith service held for Former Gov. Blanco

Interfaith service held for Former Gov. Blanco

Hundreds of people assembled at the Louisiana Capitol to honor the service of former Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, the state's first and only female governor.
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Traps set for mountain lion that attacked boy

Traps set for mountain lion that attacked boy

A mountain lion attacked and injured an 8-year-old boy outside his rural Colorado home, prompting authorities to set traps and use search dogs to find the lion so they can kill it.
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New Zealand Speaker feeds baby during debate

New Zealand Speaker feeds baby during debate

New Zealand's Speaker of the House Trevor Mallard hand-fed and cradled a lawmaker's baby while he presided over a debate in parliament in Wellington. MP Tamati Coffey and husband Tim Smith's baby boy was born last month via a surrogate.
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Li Jun Li on 'Wu Assassins' and love for Lucy Liu

Li Jun Li on 'Wu Assassins' and love for Lucy Liu

Lil Jun Li says her Netflix series "Wu Assassins” finally gave her to chance to play a character like herself, and reveals the lack of acting jobs for Asian-Americans in Hollywood almost made her quit the business and go back to school.
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US authorities charged 80 in alleged cyber fraud

US authorities charged 80 in alleged cyber fraud

U.S. authorities on Thursday unsealed a 252-count grand jury indictment charging 80 people in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and launder the money through a Los Angeles-based network.
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Giant Panda Bei Bei celebrates 4th birthday

Giant Panda Bei Bei celebrates 4th birthday

Smithsonian's youngest giant panda cub celebrates his 4th birthday on Thursday.
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Bacteria in water bigger worry than microplastics

Bacteria in water bigger worry than microplastics

The World Health Organization says bacteria in drinking water, not microplastics, currently represents the biggest threat to public health. But the WHO is calling for further study of microplastics and the health effects to drinking water.
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First Flush of Fame: Antoni Porowski

First Flush of Fame: Antoni Porowski

"Queer Eye" star Antoni Porowski says there was a specific moment when he knew he'd made it in showbusiness
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First Flush of Fame: Nikesh Patel

First Flush of Fame: Nikesh Patel

"Indian Summers" star Nikesh Patel knew he was famous when he was recognized on the other side of the planet
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AP poll: Trump approval still weak despite economy

AP poll: Trump approval still weak despite economy

About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new poll released Thursday by The AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. New poll finds some support for his handling of the U.S. economy.
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ShowBiz Minute: Black; Hemsworth; Tarantino

ShowBiz Minute: Black; Hemsworth; Tarantino

Kodak Black expected to plead guilty in federal weapons case; Liam Hemsworth seeks to divorce Miley Cyrus after seven months of marriage; Once upon a time in fatherhood: Quentin Tarantino to become a dad.
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AP Top Stories August 22

AP Top Stories August 22

Here's the latest for Thursday August 22nd: Trump says no payroll tax cut; Inslee out of presidential race; Planned Parenthood leaves federal program, warns of consequences; 10 escaped California plane fire.
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John Hickenlooper running for US Senate

John Hickenlooper running for US Senate

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner.
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On This Day: 22 August 2012

On This Day: 22 August 2012

The timeslot for 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' was changed to challenge late night shows fronted by David Letterman and Jay Leno
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Democrats speak at Iowa labor convention

Democrats speak at Iowa labor convention

A number of Democratic presidential candidates converged Wednesday night on the Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Convention in Altoona, Iowa, near Des Moines.
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10 aboard unhurt after Northern Calif. jet fire

10 aboard unhurt after Northern Calif. jet fire

All 10 people aboard a small jet escaped injury Wednesday after the aircraft aborted its takeoff at a small Northern California airport, went off the runway and burst into flames, officials said.
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10 aboard unhurt after Northern Calif. jet fire

10 aboard unhurt after Northern Calif. jet fire

All 10 people aboard a small jet escaped injury Wednesday after the aircraft aborted its takeoff at a small Northern California airport, went off the runway and burst into flames, officials said.
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King salmon rebounds after Calif. drought

King salmon rebounds after Calif. drought

Pacific Coast fishermen are reeling in big hauls of wild king salmon after years of weak harvests due to severe drought and poor ocean conditions. The chinook salmon boom is good news for anglers, seafood lovers and coastal fishing communities.
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Today in History for August 22nd

Today in History for August 22nd

Highlights of this day in history: The last Jewish settlers leave the Gaza Strip; President Bill Clinton signs welfare reform into law; Black Panthers' co-founder Huey Newton killed; Sci-fi author Ray Bradbury and singer Tori Amos born.
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UNC's Brown Savors Chance To Fix Problems

UNC's Brown Savors Chance To Fix Problems

North Carolina coach Mack Brown is savoring the chance to fix problems in his return to college coaching for the first time since the 2013 season. Brown is starting as second stint with the Tar Heels after first coaching them from 1988-97.
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Immigrant advocates: Keep child detention limits

Immigrant advocates: Keep child detention limits

Immigrant advocates are criticizing a Trump administration move to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention
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'Power' cast says don't worry, final season won't disappoint

'Power' cast says don't worry, final season won't disappoint

The cast of the mega-hit Starz series "Power" says fans shouldn't worry about final season controversy that "Game of Thrones" experienced. They say that their fans will be satisfied and that "it's the best series finale out there."
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AP Top Stories August 21

AP Top Stories August 21

Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion.
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Trial starts in case of shooting over parking spot

Trial starts in case of shooting over parking spot

A prosecutor told jurors a Florida man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space had initiated a similar confrontation just months before.
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Kentucky Running Backs Ready To Catch

Kentucky Running Backs Ready To Catch

Kentucky running backs A.J. Rose and Kavosiey Smoke explain the benefits and skills they bring to the Wildcats’ passing game.
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California mother suspected of killing 2 daughters

California mother suspected of killing 2 daughters

California authorities say they believe an infant girl and her teenage sister found dead at home were intentionally killed by their mother, who is unresponsive in a hospital.
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Mixed reaction to Trump's Jewish disloyalty claims

Mixed reaction to Trump's Jewish disloyalty claims

President Donald Trump's claims that Jews who vote for Democrats are showing disloyalty is met with disbelief by Jewish American liberal groups and been welcomed by conservative ones. Trump on Wednesday doubled-down and repeated the claim.
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Clinician: Losing federal funds puts women at risk

Clinician: Losing federal funds puts women at risk

The impact of Planned Parenthood's decision to pull out of the federal family planning program is reverberating around the country. Chicago nurse practitioner Jolanta Markiewicz says her patients will be negatively impacted.
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Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China

Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China

President Donald Trump proclaimed Wednesday that he is "the chosen one" to take on the China trade war, insisting, "somebody had to do it."
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Dump truck collapses through MA parking garage

Dump truck collapses through MA parking garage

Aerial footage showed a dump truck through the upper level of parking garage in Quincy, Massachusetts, Wednesday. The weight of the truck is believed to have caused the ground to give way. No injuries were reported.
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Trump: 'I have an appetite for background checks'

Trump: 'I have an appetite for background checks'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls "loopholes" doesn't clear the way for more gun control.
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5 years after Garner death, neighborhood 'lawless'

5 years after Garner death, neighborhood 'lawless'

People in the Staten Island neighborhood where Eric Garner died say police have been reluctant to take any action in the area since Garner's death.
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Trump: Danish leader's words nasty, inappropriate

Trump: Danish leader's words nasty, inappropriate

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he has canceled his trip to Denmark after a "nasty" and "inappropriate" comment by Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, who earlier called Trump's idea to buy Greenland "absurd."
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Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering

Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps.
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AP Top Stories 21

AP Top Stories 21

Here's the latest for Wednesday, August 21st: Trump insists US has strong gun background checks; Australian court upholds convictions against Cardinal Pell; Facebook launches new privacy tool; San Francisco airport bans sale of some plastic bottles.
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White House wants to end child detention limits

White House wants to end child detention limits

The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a move that will almost certainly lead to a new court battle over immigration.
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