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Mebane 11-year-old used a machete to stop an intruder | Raleigh News & Observer

Braydon Smith, 11, shares what happened when someone broke into his Mebane, North Carolina, home, and explains why he decided to use a machete as a weapon to defend himself and his family's house.

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Oregon man survives after falling 800 feet into Crater Lake caldera, officials say | Fox News

An Oregon man was rescued after falling 800 feet into a caldera Monday afternoon, officials said.

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Parkland deputy arrested, charged for failing to act during shooting | TheHill

The former school resource officer who stayed outside during the high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., last year has been arrested and charged for failing to act during the incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

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Petition calling for terminal to be named after Fort Hood's 'hug lady' gains steam | Fox News

More than 82,000 signatures have been collected by late Monday for a petition to rename the Fort Hood air terminal after the "hug lady," whose embrace boosted the spirits of thousands of American soldiers over nearly a decade as they shipped out

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3 unsung World War II female spies who helped make D-Day a victory - Business Insider

These three women were special forces agents who bore great risks to help make the largest amphibious landing in history a victory for the Allies.

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John Cleese slams critics for 'political correctness' over controversial tweet | Fox News

British actor John Cleese is taking heat for a tweet he wrote where he said London "is not really an English city anymore.”

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'Toxic masculinity' and heroism spring from same aggressive impulses, Dr. Drew Pinsky tells Laura Ingraham | Fox News

Fox News' Laura Ingraham and Dr. Drew Pinsky discussed "toxic masculinity" and the complexities that come with it Friday on the "The Ingraham Angle."

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Nurse adopts premature baby who had no hospital visitors while weaned off drugs exposed to in womb | Daily Mail Online

Liz Smith, 45, met Gisele when she eight months old at Franciscan Children's hospital in Massachusetts and went to see the little girl every day during treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome.

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Olivia Newton-John reveals why she kept cancer battle private | Fox News

Olivia Newton-John is in the fight for her life after being diagnosed with cancer for the third time.

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Illinois nurse adopts baby boy with heart defect she helped care for | Daily Mail Online

Illinois nurse Angela Farnan officially adopted baby Blaze on June 8, 2018 after she had looked after him as a medical foster parent and his birth parents couldn't afford to take care of him.

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After Government Fence Fails, Man Becomes Vigilante Border Enforcer

SAN DIEGO—Robert (Bob) Maupin, a 79-year-old retired mechanic and self-proclaimed vigilante, has spent decades and thousands of dollars ...

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2020 'Socialist' Bernie Sanders Has 3 Houses, Millions in the Bank

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a self-described socialist 2020 Democrat presidential candidate, owns three homes and has millions in the bank.

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Georgia woman, 79, reportedly shoots at suspected home intruder: 'I got something for you' | Fox News

A 79-year-old homeowner in Georgia reportedly fired off two shots during an attempted home invasion earlier this month.

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Two men who helped shape Martin Luther King's life, and offer a lesson for us all | Fox News

The nation will pause on Monday to recognize the birthday and legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights leaders who were gunned down on a Memphis motel balcony in April of 1968. 

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The nun who changed my life and helped me lose 80 pounds by stressing this one word | Fox News

Nearly a century-old, St. Christopher's grammar school on Long Island remains the quintessential parochial institution, a campus of three connected buildings adjacent to its flagship church on a busy main street in the middle of a classic suburban town.

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This skill a man learned in prison is brightening the lives of cancer patients - CNN

With loving hands and a dainty hook, a craftsman is making the world a little warmer by crocheting colorful caps -- almost as colorful as the tattoos on his muscular forearms.

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South Carolina teacher sees student, 7, riding bike on highway, helps him save dad | Fox News

A first-grade teacher in South Carolina aided a “brave” 7-year-old boy she found pedaling down a highway last week in search of help to save his father’s life.

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Nancy Pelosi keeps quoting her favorite Bible verse, which is not actually in the Bible.

It’s the next best thing to the Prophet Isaiah himself appearing on the House floor.

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Tim Tebow gives 'perfectly timed' response to someone yelling 'Jesus' after his swing | Fox News

Tim Tebow, who is newly engaged to former Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, made praying on one knee -- "Tebowing" -- famous, so his "perfectly timed" response to someone yelling "Jesus" instead of "fore" at a

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Donald Trump: 'Time to Start Coming Home' from 'Endless Wars'

President Donald Trump reasserted his promise on Friday to withdraw the United States from conflicts in Afghanistan and Syria.

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Kid bowler, 10, rolls perfect 300 game: 'I hope I do it again' | Fox News

Using a pinkish, purple ball dubbed “The Idol,” a 10-year-old New Jersey boy became the youngest person in state history to bowl a perfect game.

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Colin Powell says man who helped with blown out tire reminded him of ‘what this country is all about’ | Fox News

A passing driver who Colin Powell said helped him fix a blown-out tire on Wednesday apparently gave more than some assistance – the former official said the man “touched my soul.”

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‘Full Metal Jacket’ actor R. Lee Ermey laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery | Fox News

R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine Corps drill instructor who was known for his role in Stanley Kubrick’s 1987 film “Full Metal Jacket” was buried at Arlington National Cemetery Friday with full military honors.

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Why Steny Hoyer and Rand Paul Could Become Shutdown Heroes

News Analysis House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) gave an easily missed signal Jan. 17 that an end ...

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Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence says White House quote is fake: ‘I never said this, by the way’ | Fox News

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence debunked posts circulating on social media following his visit to the White House as fake news.

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LA teachers union advocates for illegals, then complains of overcrowded classrooms | EAGnews.org

About 30,000 Los Angeles teachers and school employees are holding education hostage to demand higher pay and “smaller class sizes” – a popular phrase that equates to more dues paying union employees. On picket lines across the district Monday, stri

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Soldier saves man's life with ballpoint pen, Saints hoodie | Fox News

A 20-year-old Army hero is being credited with saving the life of a Texas man after he crafted a makeshift medical device out of a ballpoint pen to perform a lifesaving maneuver.

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Mugger targets female UFC fighter, ends up in the hospital | Fox News

A thug who tried to mug Polyana Viana didn't know she was a professional fighter, and ended up in the hospital.

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General Jim Mattis: An American Patriot | Gingrich Productions

General Jim Mattis has served his country for his entire life. He is one of the most important and respected military leaders of the last half-century.

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‘Hail Mary’ pass helps Texas high school football team win state title | Fox News

Players and fans of Galena Park North Shore High School broke out into a wild celebration Saturday night when the school’s football team won a Texas state championship game on a 45-yard Haily Mary pass on the last play of the game.

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George H.W. Bush's reported last words: a dad affirming love for son George | Fox News

The final exchange between former President George H.W. Bush and his son, George W., before the elder’s death on Friday was a sweet moment where the pair expressed their affection for one another, according to a report from The New York Times on Saturda

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Catholic University dean resigns after questioning Kavanaugh accuser's allegations that led to his suspension | Fox News

A Catholic University dean resigned Wednesday from a leadership position two months after voicing criticism of sexual misconduct allegations raised by women against now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

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Sister Cecylia Roszak, Polish nun who rescued Jews during Holocaust, dies at 110

Sister Cecylia Roszak was one of several nuns who set up a new convent near Vilnius, today in Lithuania, sheltering Jews who had escaped the ghetto there.

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Broward sheriff's captain who allegedly told responders to 'stage' instead of enter Parkland school resigns | Fox News

The Broward County sheriff's captain who allegedly ordered first responders to "stage" outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas on Feb. 14 — rather than rush into the building — has resigned.

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Janice Dean: 10 reasons to be thankful | Fox News

I recently started writing a gratitude list, and I encourage you to do the same.

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Guy Fieri Serves Meals to First Responders in California

Celebrity Chef and TV star Guy Fieri served meals to California wildfire first responders and volunteers this weekend.

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Dennis Miller on 2020: ‘Why not Pelosi? What does it say about the Dems that they haven’t foisted her up?’ | Fox N

Dennis Miller’s political leanings set him apart from the majority of the ultra-liberal show business industry that seems to care more about derailing President Trump than entertaining people these days. Miller caught up with Fox News to offer his thoug

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San Francisco spends about $6,326 for each non-citizen voter to sign up for local election, report says | Fox News

San Francisco reportedly spent $310,000 on a new registration system aimed at getting non-citizens to cast votes in school board elections.

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Alabama McDonald's gunman killed by armed dad, who is injured in shootout | Fox News

A brave dad reportedly opened fire on a masked gunman inside an Alabama McDonald’s on Saturday, fatally shooting the intruder while suffering serious injuries himself.

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Audrey Hepburn reportedly helped resist Nazis in Holland during WWII | Fox News

Audrey Hepburn — heartbroken by the execution of her uncle by the Nazis — worked for the Resistance in World War II, an upcoming book will report.

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Democrats' illegal immigration tune has changed over years despite incoming caravan | Fox News

President Trump pointed to Barack Obama’s remarks against illegal immigration amid the caravan of thousands of migrants coming toward the U.S., but the former president isn’t the only top Democrat who radically changed his or her views.

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Ted Koppel mocks Brian Stelter: 'CNN’s ratings would be in the toilet without Donald Trump' | Fox News

Journalism legend Ted Koppel mocked CNN’s Brian Stelter to his face on Monday, telling the “Reliable Sources” host that “CNN’s ratings would be in the toilet without Donald Trump.”

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant seen helping drivers involved in car accident | Fox News

NBA legend Kobe Bryant was spotted in Southern California on Thursday helping out drivers who were involved in a car accident outside a Starbucks.

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Girl, 7, belts out national anthem at LA Galaxy game in viral video | Fox News

Soccer fans were treated to a seven-year-old-girl's impressive version of “The Star-Spangled Banner” on Sunday -- with the results captured in a now-viral video.

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Navy veteran and single mom gets surprise after cops pull her over | Fox News

A single mother who has been down on her luck recently got a bit of a blessing when she was pulled over recently.

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Vietnam War veteran donates life-saving kidney to fellow US airman after reuniting nearly 50 years later | Fox News

Two Vietnam War veterans who reunited nearly 50 years after they served in the Air Force together now share more than just experiences.

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Funerals are a symphony celebrating a person lost to us – Let's please leave politics at the door | Fox News

In the same month in which Sen. John McCain and Aretha Franklin passed away, my mother also died. My heart has ached for the family and friends of those two legends in a personal way.

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79-Year-Old Homeowner Greets Alleged Intruder with Shotgun Blast to Both Legs | Breitbart

A 79-year-old homeowner in Benzie County, Michigan, greeted an alleged intruder with a shotgun blast to both legs.

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Armed furniture store owner fights back would-be robber in Indianapolis | Fox News

An Indiana furniture store owner turned the tables on a would-be armed robber last month, pulling out his own firearm and forcing the suspect to bolt.

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British woman who fell off ship in Croatia credits singing and yoga for surviving 10-hour ordeal | Fox News

A British woman who was rescued 10 hours after falling from a Norwegian Star cruise ship Saturday credits singing and yoga for helping to survive the ordeal off the coast of Croatia.

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Special ops shoot down Brennan and his defenders: 'You put your politics before us' | Fox News

John Brennan rallied numerous high-powered defenders to his corner over his security clearance clash with President Trump, but some well-known special ops heroes are firing back suggesting the former CIA director got what he deserves.

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15-Year-Old Fatally Shoots Man Choking Her Mother

A 15-year-old girl in Forest City, North Carolina, shot and killed a man last week while he was choking her mother.

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Two Teachers Save Eight Lives by Donating Kidneys | Breitbart

Two separate living kidney donation chains saved eight lives, all because two Florida teachers decided to make a difference.

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Chris Pratt to Teens While Accepting Teen Choice Award: "I Love God!"

Chris Pratt to Teens While Accepting Teen Choice Award: “I Love God!”

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Trump Surprises Bikers by Inviting Them Into Golf Club, Joins Them in Pledge of Allegiance | Fox News Insider

President Trump welcomed dozens of rain-soaked motorcycle riders at his New Jersey golf club on Saturday as part of the "Bikers for Trump" rally.

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Parkland shooting investigator says Cruz could have been stopped if there was 'somebody in there with a gun' | Fox News

The Florida sheriff leading a state commission on the Parkland high school massacre says there were multiple opportunities to stop Nikolas Cruz during the attack – if only someone had confronted him with a gun.

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Lieutenant becomes first woman to lead Marine infantry platoon | TheHill

First Lt. Marina Hierl has reportedly made history by becoming the first woman in the Marine Corps to lead an infantry platoon.

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NFL Legend Jim Brown Says He'd 'Never Kneel' During the Anthem

NFL Hall of Famer Jim Brown is once again slamming player protests during the national anthem, as the National Football League continues to be

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Michigan beachgoers form human chains to rescue swimmers, as 2 drown in rough waves | Fox News

Michigan beachgoers formed human chains into Lake Michigan on Sunday to help rescue swimmers caught in rough waves that were blamed for two deaths and three-near drownings.

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Ray Lewis urges togetherness in Hall of Fame speech after Randy Moss' political statement | Fox News

Football legend Ray Lewis called for more enlightened leadership during his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech and fellow inductee Randy Moss wore a tie bearing the names of African-Americans who died during interactions with the police.

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These seven words changed Anthony Hopkins’ life – They can change yours, too | Fox News

More than 40 years ago, when actor Anthony Hopkins was appearing on Broadway in the hit drama “Equus,” he would play a practical joke on his audience each night.

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What happened with my wife after I saw a young woman do this on a crowded subway train | Fox News

I was getting on the D.C. Metro one day when I saw a young woman do something that caught my eye.

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Iran's rejection of a Trump summit shows its contempt for compromise | Fox News

President Trump exposed Iran’s diplomatic hypocrisy when he suddenly offered to meet with Iranian leaders if they wished.

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Backlash aside, Cowboys QB Dak Prescott defends position on standing for anthem | Fox News

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott said he doesn’t regret saying it’s not the right time or place for NFL players to kneel in protest during the national anthem — after being pilloried as a sellout on social media.

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Retired Marine rescues horses from raging California wildfire | Reuters

Tucker Zimmerman has gotten little sleep during the raging deadly fire in Shasta County, California. The retired U.S. Marine has rushed into a new battle, as a volunteer rescuing stranded horses and other livestock.

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Meet the Kid Who Came Up With the 500 Million Straws Statistic | Money

When he was 9 years old, Milo Cress was curious how many straws Americans use everyday. His research said 500 million. Was he right?

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Birmingham college student walked 20 miles to 1st day of work so his boss gave him his car | AL.com

His car broke down the night before he started his new job. So Walter Carr walked. From Homewood to Pelham. All night. In the dark. 20 miles or so.

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Quick-thinking gas station clerk saved kidnapping victim by locking her in store bathroom, police say | Fox News

A California gas station clerk is being praised after her quick-thinking helped a woman from four teens suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting her.

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Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski wiggles toes for first time in 7 years, shares 'shocking' video | Fox News

Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski took a shot on the Fourth of July and scored when he tried — and succeeded — wiggling his toes.

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Thai cave rescue: Don't forget man who made ultimate sacrifice so that boys, coach could live | Fox News

As we celebrate the rescue of the Thai soccer team – and it is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this – let us not quickly forget Saman Gunan, who made the ultimate sacrifice on behalf of young people he didn’t even know.

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Watch: Pistol-packing waitress defends George Webb co-worker during attack | Fox News

Surveillance video from a restaurant in Milwaukee shows a waitress pull out a gun to defend her co-worker after an irate customer comes behind the counter and punches her.

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Girl, 16, sacrifices her own life to save sister on waterfall | Fox News

A teenage girl fell to her death after atop a North Carolina waterfall during the July 4 holiday, The Charlotte Observer reported.

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Hero golden retriever protects owner from rattlesnake attack, suffers bite on face | Fox News

An Arizona woman was saved from a rattlesnake bite on Friday — when her puppy jumped to the rescue.

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Battling the despair of opioid addiction in an unexpected place | Fox News

Sam Hall sat on his narrow bed, his thin frame propped up against the concrete wall, periodically glancing up from a well-worn paperback novel.

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Eric Trump rushes into NYC traffic to save ailing woman

An ordinary morning in New York City last week for President Trump’s son Eric Trump abruptly turned frantic when he rushed to the aid of a woman who passed out near a train station, dodging rush-hour traffic to chase down a passing ambulance.

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Double-amputee Army veteran dies while paddle boarding | Fox News

An Army veteran and double amputee died Wednesday while paddle boarding in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis, Md., authorities said.

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'American Idol' finalist Jax defends Fourth of July White House performance | Fox News

“American Idol” finalist Jax said Thursday nothing is going to stop her from performing at the White House on Independence Day, calling the chance a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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For second year, Sanders earns more than $1M - VTDigger

The 2016 presidential candidate, who has long criticized millionaires and billionaires, reported a six-figure income in a financial disclosure to the Senate. His 2017 income largely came from book publishing deals.

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The wisdom of Charles Krauthammer | Fox News

Long-time Fox News panelist Charles Krauthammer, a psychiatrist, Pulitzer Prize-winner and bestselling author, regularly commented on issues great and small.

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Crying migrant girl on TIME magazine cover was not separated from mother, family says | Fox News

A little girl shown in a viral photo crying as a U.S Border Patrol agent detained her mother – and used by TIME magazine to symbolize the Trump administration's family separation policy – reportedly was never separated from her mom.

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Michigan girl, 3, hailed hero for saving mom who suffered seizure | Fox News

A 3-year-old girl from Warren, Michigan has been praised for thinking after her mother suffered a seizure on Saturday.

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Chick-fil-A worker chases down customer who forgot food, becomes viral sensation | Fox News

I knew I could probably catch [the customer], so I figured I might as well give it a shot, he said.

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Indiana state trooper lauded as 'hero' for pulling over 'slowpoke' driver | Fox News

An Indiana State Trooper’s tweet reminding people about the state’s so-called “slowpoke” or “move over” law went viral Saturday.

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Woman snaps photo of bobcat right before attack - CNN Video

A Georgia woman says she killed a rabid bobcat with bare hands after it attacked her in her driveway.

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Missing 3-year-old girl found in Missouri cornfield with dog by her side | Fox News

A 3-year-old girl was found safe on Friday after spending the night in a rural Missouri cornfield with her faithful Yorkshire terrier by her side.

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Pit bull tries to save baby, family from Stockton CA fire | The Sacramento Bee

Nana Chai, 30, says her pit bull Sasha saved her and her 7-month-old baby's life when a fire broke out in her fourplex. The dog tried to carry the baby away from the flames by her diaper, alerting Nana to the smoke creeping under one of her doors.

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Google Drops Defense Contract: Its Slogan Should Be 'Don't Fight Evil'

The original slogan of Google was "Don't be evil." When Google changed its corporate name to Alphabet in 2015, it changed the slogan to "Do the right thing." If it were to be true to its values, Google should have changed its slogan fr

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Homeowner Kills Two Robbery Suspects with AK-47: 'It Was Either Me or Them'

A Memphis, Tennessee, homeowner whom police say shot and killed two robbery suspects Friday with an AK-47 reportedly said, "It was either me or them."

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Woody Allen: 'I Should Be Poster Boy for #MeToo Movement'

Veteran Hollywood film director Woody Allen says he should be a "poster boy" for #MeToo, given his decades of experience in the film industry, and praised the anti-sexual harassment movement. 

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Iraq War vet saves Wyoming trooper from man who was attacking him on highway | Fox News

A trucker who saw combat in Iraq as a Marine is being praised for stopping on a Wyoming interstate and pulling a man off a trooper before the man could grab the trooper's gun.