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Half Of Retiring Senators Are Registering As Lobbyists

More outgoing senators and representatives are registering as lobbyists than ever before. There are rules to prevent it, but also a lot of loopholes.

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Scientists share their 'gravitational waves' excitement

Researchers at Georgia Tech tell us about their excitement with the discovery of gravitational waves and what's next.

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Bottle of McDonald's Big Mac sauce sells for $95,000+ on eBay

McDonald's auctioned several bottle of their Big Mac sauce on eBay for charity. One of them sold for more than $95,000. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Belief In A 'Punishing' God Might've Helped Societies Get Bigger

A new study argues people who believe in a punitive higher-power are more cooperative with distant strangers who share the same beliefs.

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Police called to home of 'affluenza' teen's dad, no charges

Authorities say officers were called to the residence of "affluenza teen" Ethan Couch's father to investigate claims that he attacked his girlfriend, but she refused to cooperate and no charges have been filed

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The Latest: Pope plans Colombia visit early next year

Pope Francis says he plans to visit Colombia in the first half of next year if the Colombian government and rebels make progress and sign a peace treaty to end Latin American's longest-running conflict

Catholic college reinstating 2 fired professors

The embattled president of a Catholic university in Emmitsburg, Maryland, says he's reinstating two faculty members he fired this week amid an uproar over a plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail and offer them refunds if they chose to leave

Black Democrats question Sanders' commitment to Obama

Hillary Clinton is getting the help of her African-American allies in Congress, who are undermining Bernie Sanders' push to claim a piece of President Barack Obama's legacy

2 Teen Girls Shot Dead At Arizona High School

Authorities found the two students with a single gunshot wound each. They were declared dead at the scene, and a gun was found near the bodies.

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Texas OKs licensing path for immigrant detention centers

Two of the nation's largest federal immigrant family detention centers can soon apply for residential child care licenses in Texas

Two shot at Arizona high school: police

Police in Glendale, Arizona say at least two people are wounded during a shooting incident at Independence High School where a large number of officers have responded to the scene. Mana Rabiee reports.

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US senator calls for backup proof when gas leak sealed

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer wants independent confirmation when a massive natural gas leak near Los Angeles is permanently sealed

Man Stops Working And Doesn't Get Caught For Six Years

After his bosses found out, they leveled a $30,000 fine against him.

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'Iron Boy' granted superhero wish

Make-A-Wish helps a young Australian boy with cystic fibrosis transform into "Iron Boy" to help protect the Sydney Opera House from Ultron.

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Ruby Rose Slams Kanye West for Sexist Comments on Twitter

Kanye West fans are dropping like flies and the latest to speak out is Ruby Rose. The actress defends her friend taylor swift and declares she's done with Kanye West.

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Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case

Facebook has lost a crucial legal battle as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th century nude painting

Rescued animals learn to love again

The animal advocacy and rescue group Farm Sanctuary teaches barnyard critters on the brink to love, trust and live like they were born free.

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Global warming will make flights longer

Global warming will make some flights longer and considering flying contributes to global warming, we could have a run-away train on our hands. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

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Is Valentine's Day Un-Islamic? This Pakistan District Says Maybe

Parts of the predominantly Muslim country have put a damper on Valentine's Day celebrations in the past. In 2014, it caused protests to break out.

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Alabama woman convicted in girl's running death dies

An Alabama woman convicted in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter has died while serving a sentence of life without parole

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The Latest: Kasich takes to the airwaves in South Carolina

John Kasich's campaign is up on the airwaves in South Carolina with two television ads displaying different sides of the Ohio governor

Where did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry

Where did El Nino go? Ten days with record heat and no rain have Californians worrying about the drought again.