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Evangelist Billy Graham preaching the gospel during the Upper Midwest Crusade in July 13,1973, St. Paul, MN.
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Billy Graham Dead at 99

The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to Presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99. 'I don’t know why God has allowed me to have [all] this,' he told TIME in 1993. 'I’ll have to ask him when I get to heaven'

President Trump addresses the nation after the mass shootin in Florida

Trump May Ban ‘Bump Stocks’ After Florida School Shooting

President Trump directed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to craft regulations banning bump stocks "very soon," while the White House says it is keeping all options open on gun control. Bump stocks are accessories that increase the rate of fire on semi-automatic weapons


North Korea Called Off Olympics Talks With Mike Pence

Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un's government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said

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Lindsey Vonn Wins Bronze in Downhill Ski Race

In what she says is her final Olympic downhill competition, Lindsey Vonn won the bronze medal in the women's downhill skiing race on a clear Wednesday morning at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea

Tyra Hemans, 19, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, speaks before boarding busses with other students to travel to Tallahassee, Florida, to meet with legislators, in Coral Springs

Florida Shooting Survivors to March on State Capital

Students who survived the Florida school shooting prepared to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change laws

Pilot Pensions

Airlines Are Making Tons of Money. Pilots Want Their Pensions

Airline pilots, still resentful over pensions yanked away in a wave of industry bankruptcies, see growing company profits as a chance to reclaim some of those lost benefits. Unions are studying ways to reconstitute or replace retirement plans that were scrapped or frozen

Mueller leaves a closed meeting on June 21 with the Senate Judiciary Committee about Comey's firing

Mueller Files New Charges in Russia Investigation

Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a man they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe. A charging document accuses Alex Van Der Zwaan of one charge of making false statements

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Beware of This Dunkin' Donuts Coupon

Dunkin’ Donuts says a story and clickable coupon being shared widely online that offers free boxes of doughnuts to celebrate its anniversary are false. Dunkin’ Donuts, founded in 1950, marks its 68th anniversary this year

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Florida House Declares Pornography a Health Risk

The same day that Florida legislators declined to hold hearings on a bill banning assault weapons, the state's House of Representatives passed a resolution that declared pornography a public health risk

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U.S. Women Falter in Ice Skating Short Program

A pair of teenage Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) finished first and second in the ladies short program at the 2018 Olympics Tuesday night. The U.S. women all struggled, falling on their opening jumps

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Dallas Mavericks Management Accused of Harassment

The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women

George Clooney arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures' "Hail, Caesar!" at Regency Village Theatre on February 1, 2016 in Westwood, California.

Celebrities Donate to Florida Students' March

In less than 24 hours, major celebrities have joined thousands of people all over the world to raise more than $2 million for the March For Our Lives, the upcoming gun control march being organized by students survivors of the Florida school shooting