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Tillerson says he doesn't know Trump's decision on Iran deal

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that while President Trump has made a decision on the Iran deal, Tillerson doesn’t know what the commander-in-chief has decided.  “He has not shared that with anyone externally,” Tillerson said of Mr. Trump. “When he thinks it is useful to let you know,” …

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Youth tackle football declining amid health concerns

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Last Updated Sep 20, 2017 8:03 PM EDT A new study from Boston University found that playing tackle football before the age of 12 dramatically increases the risk of brain problems later in life.  Many moms and dads have already blown the whistle on the sport.  Parents in Highland Park, …

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Southern California battles hepatitis A outbreak

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SAN DIEGO — Southern California is battling an outbreak of hepatitis A, which attacks the liver and is highly contagious.  San Diego has had more than 400 cases and 16 deaths. Lines are long and constant at pop-up clinics in the area, where hundreds of people waited to get free …

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Amazon may unwittingly give tips to would-be bombers

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LONDON — British police made two more arrests Wednesday in last week’s London subway bombing. Five people are now in custody. Thirty people were hurt when the bomb partially exploded. Now, Amazon is reviewing procedures after it was revealed its website may unwittingly give tips to would-be bombers. The main explosive …

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Lawyer: Officer wants to apologize for nurse's arrest

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SALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for the Salt Lake City Police officer who arrested a nurse for refusing a blood draw from an unconscious patient says the officer wants to apologize, reports CBS affiliate KUTV. Alex Wubbels’ July 26 arrest was seen on a video that went viral earlier …

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Man falsely accused of murder freed after 13 years behind bars

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BALTIMORE – Prosecutors say a Baltimore man who was convicted of murder 13 years ago was falsely accused, reports CBS Baltimore. Lamar Johnson, 34, was freed from prison Tuesday. In 2005, Johnson was convicted of the first-degree murder of Carlos Sawyer, 31, who was gunned down in East Baltimore in 2004. …

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Maria barrels into Puerto Rico as monster storm

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Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico early Wednesday as a powerful Category 4 storm with winds of 155 mph, and it was expected to punish the island with life-threatening winds for 12 to 24 hours, forecasters said. The storm weakened slightly overnight, but officials there predict entire towns will …

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Maria spurs floods, knocks out power in Puerto Rico

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Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico early Wednesday as a powerful Category 4 storm with winds of 155 mph, and it was expected to punish the island with life-threatening winds for 12 to 24 hours, forecasters said. The storm weakened by Wednesday evening to a Category 2, but officials …

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