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Hurricane Maria regains power, leaves Puerto Rico powerless 
The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years left the entire island without electricity, making it difficult to assess just how much damage was caused by Maria's unrelenting onslaught. Watch as Maria tracks away from Puerto Rico and a ...

Fact check: Sen. Bill Cassidy on his health care bill assertions 
Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., made several statements about his and Sen. Lindsey Graham’s, R-S.C., health care bill that seemed worthy of some fact-checking. Below are four assertions and our explanations for them based on conversations with health care experts.

There is meddling in Germany's election — not by Russia, but by U.S. right wing 
An alliance of mostly anonymous online trolls and extremist agitators are meddling in Germany's election, but researchers say Russians aren’t to blame. Instead, they say, right-wing groups in the United States are behind materials popping up on ...

China's Credit Party Rolls On Despite S&P's Downgrade 
China’s latest rating cut won’t take away the punch bowl, and investors are likely to keep lapping up debt of the nation’s companies at an unprecedented pace. That’s the view of many money managers and analysts after S&P Global Ratings lowered ...

Liberal unrest threatens Dem immigration strategy 
Democratic leaders fighting to enact the Dream Act this year are taking fire from a surprising group: liberal immigrant rights activists. Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) sounded off last week after top Democrats cut a tentative agreement ...

Trapped Girl’s Wiggling Fingers Captivate Mexico After Earthquake 
MEXICO CITY — The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes and prodded rescuers to work furiously hour after hour early Thursday — a drama that played out at dozens of buildings toppled ...

SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system 
The Securities and Exchange Commission said Wednesday that a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016. In a statement posted on the SEC's website, Chairman Jay Clayton said a review of the agency ...

Spicer Claims He Never 'Knowingly' Lied To The American People 
In an interview that aired Thursday morning, Spicer admitted he had made mistakes, but told ABC News’ “Good Morning America” he had never “knowingly” lied to the American people. “In some cases, there were things that I did that until someone ...

Google Jumps Back Into Hardware With $1.1 Billion HTC Deal 
Alphabet Inc.’s Google said it would buy part of struggling Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. for $1.1 billion in cash, as it accelerates its efforts to crack the handset market. Google said an HTC team that helped develop Google’s flagship Pixel ...

As the Fed Steps Back From Mortgage Market, REITs Gear Up to Buy 
Many fund managers are fearful about the Federal Reserve shedding its massive $1.78 trillion mortgage bond portfolio, a step it plans to start next month. Some investors say it’s time to get greedy. Mortgage bond fund managers known as real estate ...

Jessie Bardwell death: Jason Lowe gets 50 years in death of girlfriend 
A jury found Jason Lowe, right, guilty of murder in the death of Jessie Bardwell, left. MCKINNEY, Texas -- A Dallas-area man was sentenced to 50 years in prison Wednesday after being found guilty in the death of his girlfriend, who he testified died after ...

Oklahoma City Police Fatally Shoot Deaf Man Despite Yells Of 'He Can't Hear' 
Police in Oklahoma City on Tuesday night fatally shot a deaf man who they say was advancing toward them with a metal pipe as witnesses yelled that the man was deaf and could not hear them. It's the fifth officer-involved shooting in the city this year ...

Arkansas high school teacher, 25, slept with 4 teen boy students, 2 in same night, cops say 
A former high school teacher in Arkansas accused of sleeping with four different students — two of them in the same night — stood before a judge Wednesday. Jessie Lorene Goline, 25, faces one count of first-degree sexual assault, Arkansas Online reported.

Engineer fired for anti-diversity Google memo sparks outrage by branding KKK titles ‘cool’ 
A Google software engineer who was fired for writing an anti-diversity memo sparked controversy on Tuesday for branding the internal titles of the Ku Klux Klan “cool.” James Damore, who has been touted by the far-right for his leaked manifesto arguing ...

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