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'I lost my Dad's bible.' Wrenching stories from Midwest floods, which have cost at least $3 billion

'I lost my Dad's bible.' Wrenching stories from Midwest floods, which have cost at least $  3 billionMidwest flooding that has overwhelmed levees and swamped wide swaths of Nebraska, Wisconsin and Iowa is creating a 'slow-moving natural disaster' that's cost $ 3 billion.



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Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attackFifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information about the victims:



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Headteacher reads students bedtime stories on Facebook Live

Headteacher reads students bedtime stories on Facebook LiveA Texas headteacher who wants her students to continue learning after school ends has started reading bedtime stories to them on a Facebook livestream. Dr Belinda George, 42, films herself reading a children’s book in her living room in her pyjamas every Tuesday evening, which anyone can watch on Homer Drive Elementary School’s Facebook page. “I don’t know if they are read to or not at home,” said Dr George.



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Shutdown stories: Federal workers fear another closure as border talks continue

Shutdown stories: Federal workers fear another closure as border talks continue“I was pretty ecstatic, actually. At 35 days, the shutdown was the longest in the nation’s history. “I’m not even sure what is to come,” said Garcia. The shutdown affected approximately 800,000 federal workers, some put on furlough and others required to report to their jobs without being paid.



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Shutdown stories: Federal workers say no relief in sight

Shutdown stories: Federal workers say no relief in sight“I don’t see an end in sight to this right now, and I don’t think there will be unless something major happens like a strike among the essential employees who are working without pay.”



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Giant ships, new destinations: The biggest cruise stories of 2018

Giant ships, new destinations: The biggest cruise stories of 2018From the debut of the biggest cruise ship ever built to the unveiling of innovative new ship features and itineraries, it was a year of milestones in the cruise world.



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Here Are Some Of The Stories You Missed Over The Thanksgiving Weekend

Here Are Some Of The Stories You Missed Over The Thanksgiving WeekendThere was plenty of news over the Thanksgiving weekend you may have missed



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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Captions Instagram Stories From D.C. For The Deaf Community

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Captions Instagram Stories From D.C. For The Deaf CommunityU.S. Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is working to better serve all



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Dozens Have Died In The California Wildfires. Here Are Some Of Their Stories.

Dozens Have Died In The California Wildfires. Here Are Some Of Their Stories.At least 50 people have been killed in the wildfires raging at both ends of



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Iranian families share stories on ‘devastating’ impact of US sanctions

Iranian families share stories on ‘devastating’ impact of US sanctionsMeisam’s family, with the help of her grandmother’s oncologist, are searching for new suppliers who may be able to import the medicines, but as US sanctions start to bite, they don’t know what will be possible. In the past few weeks, international companies have begun to pull out of Iran after threats from US President Donald Trump that businesses must choose between trade with Tehran or trade with the US. The first round of “snapback” US sanctions came into effect at the beginning of August after Mr Trump followed through on a campaign trail promise to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal.



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