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April 19, 2018 - 6:41 pm
Firefighters are hoping higher humidity and milder winds will help them fight wildfires in Oklahoma, though conditions are critical in Arizona and New Mexico. U.S. Forest Service spokesman Todd Schroeder said Thursday that a fire near Leedey, about 110 miles northwest of Oklahoma City, that has...
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April 19, 2018 - 1:04 pm
Adrian Abramovich's company is accused of making 96 million robocalls during a three-month period in 2016. Watch the latest video at
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April 19, 2018 - 7:38 am
Effingham County board member David Campbell explains on 'Fox & Friends First.' Watch the latest video at
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April 19, 2018 - 4:36 am
An historic rules change passed Wednesday allowing the newborns of U.S. Senators into the chamber. Its passage without objection came despite plenty of concern, some privately aired, among senators of both parties about the threat the tiny humans pose to the Senate's cherished decorum. "I'm not...
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April 18, 2018 - 8:36 pm
NASA's Tess spacecraft embarked Wednesday on a quest to find new worlds around neighboring stars that could support life. Tess rode a SpaceX Falcon rocket through the evening sky, aiming for an orbit stretching all the way to the moon. The satellite — the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or...
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April 18, 2018 - 8:27 pm
U.S. airline regulators said Wednesday that they will order inspections on engine fan blades like the one involved in fatal failure that killed a woman in a plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia. The Federal Aviation Administration said it will issue a directive in the next two weeks...
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April 18, 2018 - 7:41 pm
Milder weather conditions in northwestern New Mexico could help firefighters who have been keeping a pair of wildfires on a mountain and a nearby butte largely in check despite strong winds. A statement released Wednesday by the team managing operations against the fires northwest of Grants said...
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April 18, 2018 - 6:21 pm
In his first public comments since his wife's death, former President George H.W. Bush said Wednesday that he used to tease his spouse of 73 years that he had a complex about how much people liked her. That fact, he said, is buoyed by stories about Barbara Bush's warmth and wit following her death...
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April 18, 2018 - 11:43 am
The investigation into a deadly engine failure on a Southwest jet is focusing on whether wear and tear caused a fan blade to snap off, triggering a catastrophic chain of events that killed a passenger and broke a string of eight years without a fatal accident involving a U.S. airliner. From...
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