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More Than 50 People Are Dead After Mass Shooting In Las Vegas

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:55am

At least two of the dead are off-duty police officers. More than 200 people have been injured. The big questions is why did the shooter open fire during this particular concert?

Catalan Independence Referendum Turns Violent

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:55am

In Spain on Sunday, the autonomous region of Catalonia held an independence referendum. Things turned violent after voters clashed with police.

Congress Considers Changes To Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:55am

The program used to combat foreign threats will expire at the end of the year unless Congress renews it. Republicans and Democrats say they're likely to reauthorize it, but many want changes.

Shooting On Las Vegas Strip Targets Concert Attendees

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:55am

There was a mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip Sunday night. More than 50 people are dead after an unidentified shooter opened fire at a music festival at the Mandalay Bay hotel and resort.

News Brief: Las Vegas Shooting, Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:55am

Hospital officials in Las Vegas say more than 50 people are dead after a shooting Sunday night on the Strip. And, President Trump said hurricane relief is going "really well." Others disagree.

Bill Murray And Jan Vogler Take Us To 'New Worlds' On Their New Theatrical Album

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:42am

After the comedian and cellist met on a flight, the two struck up a friendship and decided to release an album on which Murray sings and reads American classics accompanied by a classical trio.

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'Hypoallergenic' And 'Fragrance-Free' Moisturizer Claims Are Often False

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:41am

People with skin conditions like eczema need moisturizers to treat their dry, cracked and reddened skin. But research suggests many moisturizers are mislabled and can make the skin conditions worse.

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For People With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, More Exercise Isn't Better

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 4:40am

The Centers for Disease Control have revised recommendations for treating ME/CFS, and now say that vigorous exercise can make symptoms worse. Patient advocates say it's a huge victory.

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