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Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016 at 8:30 AM
By Associated Press

Canines Show Off at Westminster Dog Show

Many dogs faced off in the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, including... View gallery »

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Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 8:18 AM
By Caitlin Fichtel

See Photos of NH Primary Vote

Voters in New Hampshire took to their polling places to cast their ballots on... View gallery »

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Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 7:56 AM
By Elizabeth Arakelian

Lanterns, Monkeys and Dragons: Lunar New Year Prep Begins

Revelers will celebrate Lunar New Year and the year of the monkey on Feb. View gallery »

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Monday, Jan 25, 2016 at 6:18 PM
By Jessica Glazer, Daniel Sircar

Major Blizzard Whips Through East Coast

A major winter storm is set to hit the East Coast, starting Friday, Jan. View gallery »

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Friday, Jan 15, 2016 at 11:48 AM
By Jessica Glazer

Travel to 1911 NYC With Archive Images Released by NYPL

The New York Public Library digitally released thousands of images from its... View gallery »

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Friday, Jan 1, 2016 at 10:05 AM
By Danielle Abreu

Top 2016 New Year's Eve Images From Around the World

It's out with the old and in with the new as revelers around the world rang in... View gallery »

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By Daniel Sircar, Jessica Glazer

Top News Photos of the Week

View weekly updates on the best photos in domestic and foreign news. View gallery »

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Thursday, Jul 9, 2015 at 10:34 PM

Greece Seeks $59 Billion in Exchange For Tax Hikes

Greece finally met a deadline that counted on Thursday and made a series of sweeping proposals that its creditors needed by midnight to set off a mad rush toward a weekend deal to stave off a financial collapse of the nation.The package met longstanding demands by creditors to impose wide-ranging sales-tax hikes and cuts in state spending for pensions that the left-leaning Greek government had long resisted. It raised hopes that Greece can get the rescue deal that will prevent a catastrophic exit from the euro after key creditors said they were open to discussing how to ease the country's debt load, a long-time sticking point in their talks. In the text of proposals sent by Athens late Thursday, the government conceded to demands it had previously refused to accept — mostly on moving various categories of goods and services to higher sales tax rates — in exchange for a new 53.5 billion-euro ($59 billion) bailout package. Get More at

Sunday, Jun 28, 2015 at 2:45 AM
By Gabriella Iannetta

Photos: New York Cabin Where Prison Escapees Took Shelter

A pair of convicts, David Sweat and Richard Matt, escaped from the Clinton... View gallery »

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 8:12 PM

George W. Bush: "C Students, You Can Be President"

George W. Bush gave the commencement speech at Southern Methodist University and offered encouragement for the non-honors graduates. Read »
Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 at 12:01 PM

Man Hit by Ariz. Officer's Car Doesn't Remember Incident

A man who was run down by an Arizona police cruiser while allegedly holding a loaded rifle in February told police he didn't remember what happened, NBC News reported. In an audio recording, Mario Valencia told police he didn't know how he even ended up at the scene. Valencia, 36, was hospitalized for two days and then sent to jail. Police allege he went on a daylong crime spree that included holding up a 7-Eleven convenience store in Tucson, setting fire to a church, stealing a high-powered rifle and ammunition from a Walmart. He is facing several charges. Read »
Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 at 9:07 AM

Earthquake Prompts Fears of Cholera in Nepal

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 at 12:06 PM

Ohio Man at Center of Gay Marriage Debate Heads to Court

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 11:40 AM

Mediterranean Combed for Shipwreck Survivors, Bodies

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 8:36 AM

Al-Shabaab Militants Bomb UN Van in Somalia; 9 Killed

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