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Driver Hits Woman and Son in Crosswalk, Killing 3-Year-OldAn unlicensed driver struck a woman pushing her child in a stroller in an East Harlen crosswalk Monday, injuring the mother and killing the 3-year-old boy, the New York Post reports. They had just made their regular morning stop at a Dunkin' Donuts. The mother said goodbye, an employee said,...
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Officer shoots, wounds man following traffic stop, chaseAuthorities say a man has been shot and wounded by police following a vehicle chase in South Florida
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A activist cooks meals during a rally at the president's office in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.  A few hundreds of activists wait for the results of peace talks in Paris.  Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy will have his first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to end Moscow-backed conflict in Ukraine's east, which has killed over 14,000 people since 2014. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
UN resolution condemns Russia's occupation of CrimeaThe U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution condemning Russia’s occupation of Crimea and the city of Sebastapol and urging the withdrawal of its military forces “without delay
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FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2019, photo, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks at the Mediterranean Dialogues conference in Rome. President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are slated to meet Tuesday with Lavrov to discuss the state of the bilateral relationship.  (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Arms control on tap for Trump, Pompeo's meeting with LavrovArms control, Ukraine and Syria are to headline President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's meetings Tuesday with Russia's foreign minister
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Massachusetts lab to pay $26M for scheme with Texas doctorsFederal prosecutors say a Massachusetts lab has agreed to pay nearly $27 million to settle claims that it paid doctors in Texas in exchange for lab tests it then billed to federal healthcare programs. U.S. Attorney McGregor Scott in California announced the settlement with Boston Heart Diagnostics Corporation Monday
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Employees walk past the core stage and four attached rocket engines (underneath scaffolding) part of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS), that will be used for the Artemis 1 mission, at the NASA Michoud Assembly Center in New Orleans, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
NASA chief gets latest look at new moon rocketNASA administrator Jim Bridenstine is heralding the completion of a huge new rocket for the program aimed at putting a man and woman on the moon
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Reuben Panchol is shown Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 at the North Dakota state capitol in Bismarck. Panchol, who immigrated from Sudan to North Dakota as a child, says he hopes to tell his personal story at a meeting Monday, Dec. 9 at which the Burleigh County Commission may vote against accepting any new refugees. It's believed the county would be the first to do so since President Donald Trump's executive order earlier this fall gave states and counties the ability to do so. (AP Photo/James MacPherson)
Churches ask North Dakota county to keep taking refugeesSeveral church leaders are urging a North Dakota county to resettle additional refugees despite pushback from some community leaders
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1 pleads guilty, another not guilty in $1B fraud schemeA former vice president of a Chicago-based health information company has pleaded guilty for his role in what authorities say was a $1 billion fraud scheme
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The new National Stadium, main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, bottom, is lit after its completion in Tokyo Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019. (Kyodo News via AP)
UN calls for truce around next year's Tokyo summer OlympicsThe U.N. General Assembly has unanimously approved a resolution urging all nations to observe a truce during the 2020 Summer Olympics in Japan
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Federal appeals court rules against political ad lawA federal appeals court says a Maryland law state law that seeks to prevent foreign interference in local elections is unconstitutional
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New parent charged in college bribery case will plead guiltyA California woman is the latest parent to be charged in the college admissions bribery case
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Afghan women sit on a road divider as they seek alms from pedestrians outside a camp for internally displaced people in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Tens of thousands of internally displaced Afghans live in camps, which lack basic facilities, across Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
Report: US misled public on progress in Afghanistan warThe Washington Post reports that three White House administrations have misled the public about failures in the Afghanistan war, often suggesting success where it didn't exist. Thousands of pages of documents obtained by The Post reveal deep frustrations about America's conduct of the Afghanistan war, including the ever-changing U.S. strategy
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