Tornado stuns Iowa town but residents say they'll rebuild
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Tornado stuns Iowa town but residents say they'll rebuild

Business owners and residents of the central Iowa city of Marshalltown began picking up bricks from collapsed buildings, dragging away downed trees and trying to return to the lives they knew before a powerful tornado roared through their community

Worries of violence accompany 2020 GOP convention choice
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Worries of violence accompany 2020 GOP convention choice

Charlotte, North Carolina, gets another chance to take its place on the national and world stage after its selection as the site for the 2020 Republican National Convention

NYC prepares sandbags to barricade steam-pipe blast site
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NYC prepares sandbags to barricade steam-pipe blast site

New York City has sandbags at the ready to barricade the site of a Manhattan steam-pipe explosion against possible heavy rains that could complicate the cleanup of asbestos-laced debris

Trump was taped talking of paying for Playboy model's story
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Trump was taped talking of paying for Playboy model's story

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing a potential payment for an ex-Playboy model's account of having an affair with him

The Latest: Horse races cancelled in North Texas due to heat
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The Latest: Horse races cancelled in North Texas due to heat

A forecast of excessive heat this weekend has prompted the cancellation of the weekend's racing at a North Texas thoroughbred horse racing track

Branson mourns for 17 killed in sinking of packed duck boat
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Branson mourns for 17 killed in sinking of packed duck boat

Branson mourns for 17 killed when packed duck boat capsizes and sinks in storm

Expert and advocate for iconic monarch butterfly has died
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Expert and advocate for iconic monarch butterfly has died

A man who was perhaps the foremost expert on the iconic monarch butterfly has passed away

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Investigators identify truck that dropped rock, killing boy

Alaska State Troopers say they have identified the truck from which a rock fell and hit a car, killing a child inside

Hotrod team donates brains, urges same from military members
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Hotrod team donates brains, urges same from military members

Hotrod team donates brains for research, urges same from military members

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Former assembly speaker: 'I pray I will not die in prison'

Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is begging for mercy ahead of his sentencing next week, telling a judge he prays he will not die in prison