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Ben Carson's Josef Stalin quote distraction

At the Republican debate Saturday night, Ben Carson referenced a line he said came from Josef Stalin, but it appears the Soviet leader never uttered the quote.

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Masked men shoot police officer during robbery

Two masked men shot a police officer in the head while he was responding to a robbery in Mississippi, authorities said.

The Clarksdale Police Department officer is undergoing treatment after the shooting Saturday night, Mayor Bill Luckett said.

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Pollution like this in China concerns business executives

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Pollution scaring away top recruits for global companies

Is the water contaminated? Is the air toxic? If the answer is yes, corporate executives are saying "no thanks."

Edward Monser, the president of Emerson, said that top recruits are increasingly unlikely to accept postings in polluted cities.

East Coast hit by brutal cold

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Winter weather: Record-breaking cold expected

So much for a warm and fuzzy Valentine's Day.

As many as 18 cities across the East could endure record-breaking cold Sunday, forecasters say.

New York City's temperature could plummet to 0 degrees Fahrenheit -- shattering the record of 2 degrees set ...

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Central African Republic voters pick president

Central African Republic voters headed to the polls Sunday to pick a President after years of religious conflict. The runoff election was to have taken place January 31, but was postponed due to irregularities.

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Texas A&M investigating reports of racial slurs, taunts

Texas A&M officials have identified one of the Aggie students who reportedly yelled a racial slur at a group of 60 minority high schoolers and told them to "go back where they came from."

Penguins stranded on iceberg off Antarctica

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Thousands of penguins die after iceberg traps colony

About 150,000 penguins have died since being stranded by a vast iceberg that became lodged off the coast of Antarctica six years ago, according to the journal Antarctic Science.

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Thousands of sharks teem off Florida beaches

If you were wanting to escape the winter weather by hitting the warm beaches in Florida, you might want to steer clear of the water. Thousands of sharks are migrating off the coast of some popular beach towns.

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Scalia's death sets up big political battle

Justice Antonin Scalia's death immediately triggered a monumental election-year battle in Washington over whether President Barack Obama should choose a successor who could tilt the Supreme Court toward liberals.

Within two hours of Scalia's death bei...

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The Senate tradition at issue when replacing Scalia

After the news of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's death broke, Senate GOP leaders immediately made it clear they will not confirm a nominee from President Barack Obama to replace him.

Hillary Clinton goes hard against Bernie Sanders

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Clinton unveils Nevada argument on Sanders

Hillary Clinton stepped up her efforts to cast Bernie Sanders as a single-issue candidate on Saturday in Nevada, firing up a largely union audience by arguing Sanders' economic message wouldn't fix a host of issues.

Obama says will nominate successor

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Obama to enter nomination fight with legacy on court at stake

President Obama entered what's certain to become an acrimonious election-year battle Saturday, declaring he would act "in due time" to replace Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died this weekend.

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