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Debris of what used to be the entrance to Foxy's, a restaurant damaged by Hurricane Irma, at Great Harbor in Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands, Sept. 13, 2017. The island of Jost Van Dyke, with 298 residents, set up a de facto command center at a bar with working generators. (Erika P. Rodriguez/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Category 5 hurricanes have hit 6 land areas dead-on in 2017, more than ever before
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A suspected cougar, or mountain lion, strides past a trail camera in Jackson County, Minn., Sept. 7, 2017. While the large cats aren’t believed to be endemic to Minnesota, they do occasionally wander through the state. (Courtesy Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
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Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) boards an elevator on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Sept. 18, 2017. McCain on Sept. 22 announced he would oppose the latest Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving GOP leaders with little hope of succeeding in their last-ditch attempt to dismantle the health law. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves at a photo session with attendants in the fourth Active Secretaries of Primary Organization of KPA Youth in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang September 1, 2017. KCNA via REUTERS
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
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Woman badly injured when car strikes horse in roadway
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Lightning struck an assisted living residence in the village of Superior this morning and started the home on fire. No injuries were reported. (Photo courtesy Sarah Haugen)
Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
1 hour 27 min ago
Montevideo, population 5,383, is the county seat of Chippewa County in southwestern Minnesota. Mike Dvorak / MinnPost
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
1 hour 30 min ago
Arkansas art teacher had sex with four students, police say
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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos makes remarks during a major policy address on Title IX enforcement, which in college covers sexual harassment, rape and assault, at George Mason University, in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., September 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
U.S. Education Dept. ends Obama-era guidance on college sex crimes
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Tom Price, the secretary of Health and Human Services, during a listening session with people discussing negative experiences with the Affordable Care Act at the White House in Washington, June 21, 2017. President Donald Trump has said he’d like Obamacare to fail, and the Department of Health and Human Services has advertised its failures. Al Drago/The New York Times. Copyright of the New York Times.
Investigation launched into HHS Secretary Tom Price's travel on charter jets
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Police investigating after tour boats unmoored, set adrift near Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth
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Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
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President Donald Trump and members of his administration listen to speeches at an event held during the United Nations General Assembly, at the Palace Hotel in New York, Sept. 21, 2017. Tom Brenner / The New York Times
Amid new sanctions, Trump calls North Korea's leader 'madman' whose regime will face new tests
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Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
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