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Democrat Hassan declares victory in New Hampshire Senate race

By Reuters on Nov. 09, 2016, at 2:18 p.m.

Colorado voters reject measure to create universal health care

By Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 11:26 p.m.

One dead, 3 wounded in gunfire near California polling place

By Steve Gorman and Dan Whitcomb, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 7:48 p.m.
The suspect was believed to be holed up in the vicinity, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

One dead, 3 wounded in gunfire near California polling place

By Steve Gorman and Dan Whitcomb, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 7:32 p.m.
A man armed with a rifle opened fire Tuesday near a polling station in the California town of Azusa.
Former president George W. Bush watches the game between the Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

Former President George W. Bush does not cast vote for president

By Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
“They voted ‘None of the Above’ for president.”
U2 lead singer Bono attends a Senate Appropriations State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee hearing on "causes and consequences of violent extremism and the role of foreign assistance" on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 12, 2016.

Rocker Bono named Glamour magazine’s first ‘Man of the Year’

By Reuters on Nov. 02, 2016, at 7:34 a.m.
Irish rock star Bono is getting a new accolade: Glamour magazine’s first Man of the Year.

Washington state investigating possible cluster of rare myelitis

By Reuters on Nov. 01, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
A possible cluster of cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a rare condition that causes weakness or paralysis in children, is being investigated in King County, Washington, the state health department said on Tuesday.
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez pitches against the New York Mets at Citi Field in New York, New York, Aug. 29, 2016.

Miami Marlins pitcher Fernandez had alcohol, cocaine in system at fatal boat crash

By Reuters on Oct. 30, 2016, at 2:48 p.m.
A toxicology report showed Fernandez had a blood-alcohol content level of 0.147, nearly twice the legal limit of 0.08 for driving in Florida, and he also had cocaine in his blood.

Shooting in DC suburb leaves 2 dead

By Reuters on Oct. 30, 2016, at 11:29 a.m.
Six people were shot and at least two of them killed early Sunday in Prince George’s County near the nation’s capital.

New York Met cancels opera after suspected cremated ashes sprinkled in orchestra pit

By Reuters on Oct. 29, 2016, at 8:54 p.m.
There were no reports of any injuries or any harmful reaction
Members of the Icelandic Pirate Party are gathered at the party’s headquarters in Reykjavik, Iceland, Sept. 19, 2016.

Icelandic voters to choose between Pirates and establishment

By Reuters on Oct. 29, 2016, at 3:03 p.m.
Iceland holds parliamentary elections Saturday, with polls showing the opposition led by the anti-establishment Pirate Party could topple the current center-right ruling coalition.

‘Will and Grace’ possible revival in the works at NBC

By Reuters on Oct. 29, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
Talks are underway for a potential revival of “Will & Grace” at NBC, Variety has confirmed.
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson arrive at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards in New York, Aug. 28, 2016.

Olympic swimming star Michael Phelps gets married

By Reuters on Oct. 29, 2016, at 2:01 p.m.
Phelps and Johnson, both 31, tied the knot in Paradise Valley, Arizona, on June 13 but have not publicly announced the nuptials.

FedEx plane catches fire at Florida airport

By Reuters on Oct. 29, 2016, at 12:56 p.m.
The company later said the pilots were safe.

Obama shortens prison sentences for 98 convicts

By Reuters on Oct. 28, 2016, at 6:37 a.m.
Obama has granted 688 commutations this year, for a total so far of 872 during his presidency, which ends on Jan. 20.
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas

Lawyer says Supreme Justice Thomas groped her in 1999

By Reuters on Oct. 28, 2016, at 6:30 a.m.
A woman who works as a corporate lawyer with an Alaska energy company has accused U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas of groping her in 1999, a charge he called “preposterous” and untrue.
The Chicago Cubs' Kyle Schwarber hits an RBI single in the third inning against the Cleveland Indians during Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The Cubs won, 5-1, to even the series.

Cubs deliver in Cleveland to level World Series

By Reuters on Oct. 27, 2016, at 8:08 a.m.
Chicago’s Jake Arrieta was almost unhittable and the middle of the Cubs lineup delivered at the plate in a 5-1 Game Two win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday which leveled the best-of-seven World Series.
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Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor (12) celebrates with center fielder Rajai Davis (20) after defeating the Chicago Cubs in game one of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field.

Baseball-Indians blank Cubs in World Series opener

By Reuters on Oct. 26, 2016, at 8:17 a.m.
The Cleveland Indians, lifted by the pitching of Corey Kluber and slugging of Roberto Perez, spoiled the long-awaited return to the World Series by the Chicago Cubs with a 6-0 spanking in Tuesday’s opening game.

Giants release kicker Josh Brown over domestic violence case

By Reuters on Oct. 25, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
Controversial New York Giants kicker Josh Brown was sacked by the National Football League team on Tuesday after he became embroiled in a domestic violence case.
The average premium for benchmark 2017 Obamacare insurance plans sold on Healthcare.gov rose 25 percent compared with 2016, the U.S. government said Monday, the biggest increase since the insurance first went on sale in 2013 for the following year.

Some 2017 Obamacare premiums up 25 percent, DHHS says

By Reuters on Oct. 25, 2016, at 10:41 a.m.
The average premium for benchmark 2017 Obamacare insurance plans sold on Healthcare.gov rose 25 percent compared with 2016, the U.S. government said Monday, the biggest increase since the insurance first went on sale in 2013 for the following year.