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Donald Trump has delegates to clinch GOP nomination

Donald Trump has the delegates to clinch the GOP presidential nomination, according to a CNN delegate count Thursday.

While Trump has had the nomination locked down for weeks, he has now reached the threshold of 1,237 delegates with the help of previ...

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Obama: Trump's comments 'rattle' world leaders

Donald Trump on Thursday embraced President Barack Obama's critique of him that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee's candidacy has "rattled" world leaders.

"When you rattle someone, that's good," Trump said at a news conference in North D...

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TSA chief open to private airport security

The head of the nation's airport security said Thursday that airports can decide whether they want to privatize their security staff -- amid exasperatingly long waits and continued security gaps -- but the results are likely to be the same as using g...


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Key House spending bill fails over LGBT controversy

In an embarrassing blow for the Speaker Paul Ryan, the House failed to pass its annual spending bill funding water and energy programs.

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Trump's Veepstakes: Who is Michael Flynn?

Donald Trump, in dropping hints about his potential running mate, has said that he is looking for a "political person" who could help him with the workings of Congress. A top aide, Corey Lewandowski, has said the pick will have "federal legislative e...

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Sanders requests recanvass in Kentucky primary

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes said Thursday the state's Democratic primary results remain unchanged following a complete re-canvassing of the totals, requested by Bernie Sanders presidential campaign.

"A statewide recanvass of th...

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Glitch halts NASA's expansion of space habitat

Early Thursday morning, astronauts on the International Space Station ceased the inflation of the space habitat BEAM after something went wrong.

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Rubio pressured as GOP fears grow over Senate seat

Top Republicans are becoming nervous that they may lose Marco Rubio's Senate seat and their tenuous majority in the chamber -- and now many want the Florida senator to reconsider his decision to leave office.

Behind the scenes, a number of senators, d...

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Trump, Ryan call: 'Good conversation' but no endorsement

Donald Trump and Paul Ryan had a "good conversation" by phone Wednesday night, but the House speaker didn't offer an endorsement for his party's presumptive nominee.

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Terrifying scene as migrant ship capsizes

The delicate balance of an overcrowded boat carrying hundreds of migrants turned into a frightening roll as an Italian navy ship approached Wednesday.

Passengers had rushed to the port side, a shift in weight that proved too much. People began tumblin...


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One dead in shooting at rapper T.I.'s concert

A New York rap concert turned deadly when an argument erupted in gunfire, according to police.

One man died and three other people were injured in the Wednesday night shooting at the Irving Plaza, where rapper T.I. was scheduled to perform.

The inciden...

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Navy probing discrepancies in 'American Sniper' medal records

The Navy is investigating why documents show a discrepancy between the number of medals awarded to Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and what he wrote about in his best-selling book "American Sniper.

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Why California primary is crucial for Democratic nominees

CNN Chief National Correspondent John King explains why the California primary is so…


Ryan: Spending bill sabotaged by Democrats

House Speaker Paul Ryan says Democrats in the House of Representatives are trying to…


Heat wave melts street in India

A heat wave in India has caused temperatures to rise as high as 122 degrees…

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Video: Migrant boat overturns in Mediterranean Sea

The Italian Navy rescued migrants after their overcrowded boat capsized in the…

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Teen delivers and 15-pound baby in India

A woman in India gave birth to a 15-pound baby girl, which doctors believe is the…

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Hiroshima survivor tells story of Americans who died in blast

A Japanese survivor uncovered the story of 12 American prisoners of war who died as…

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May is National Hamburger Month

May is National Hamburger Month. Find out all you need to know about this backyard…

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Create your own Mother's Day card

Show your mom how much you care about her by giving her a personalized Mother's Day…

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National Nurses Day: ER tips

May 6 marks National Nurses Day, a chance to celebrate nurses and their…

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Get ready for your fiesta this Cinco de Mayo by trying out these Mexican-inspired…


Recycling quiz

How much do you know about the items you assumedly recycle every day? Find out…

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Spring break: seasonal travel

Spring break time is finally here and many people will be breaking out the sunscreen…

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Cop delivers pizza after delivery driver injured in accident

A police officer in Michigan protected and served to the best of his ability when he…

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Sheep eat cannabis plants, terrorize town

A group of sheep in South Wales are stirring up trouble after officials suspect they…


Customs officers find meth hidden in burritos

An Arizona woman was arrested Friday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection found…

Entertainment Headlines


One dead in shooting at rapper T.I.'s concert

A New York rap concert turned deadly when an argument erupted in gunfire, according…

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Amber Heard files for divorce from Johnny Depp

Actress Amber Heard has filed for divorce from actor Johnny Depp, according to…

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Screech sent back to jail

Actor Dustin Diamond, best known for playing the role of Screech on the 1990s high…

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Senators tell feds to stay out of school bathrooms

A group of Republican senators rejected the Obama Administration's guidelines on…

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Fireball flashes across New England sky

For a few seconds, the sky over Portland, Maine, lit up as a giant fireball flashed…

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Company turns 4 billion plastic bottles into clothes

Some 400,000 college students will accept diplomas this year while wearing gowns…

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TSA chief open to private airport security

The head of the nation's airport security said Thursday that airports can decide…


8 dazzling reasons to visit Senegal

The most westerly point of Africa is surprisingly undiscovered by English-speaking…

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Best new U.S. roller coasters for 2016

Want to play Superman or Wonder Woman and save the world? Or fight off an alien…

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