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The US mainland is not out of the woods yet

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 8:43am
As Hurricane Maria lashed the Dominican Republic after a destructive rampage in Puerto Rico and Dominica, the US mainland should not breathe a sigh of relief.
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The sleeping giant of pre-existing conditions awakens

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 8:41am
Republicans in the Senate have just nine days left before a crucial deadline to pass their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Here are three key takeaways:
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'Kingsman' looks less stylish, but still fun

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:55am
"Kingsman: The Golden Circle" comes down with a bad case of sequel-itis -- a condition that dictates everything must be bigger, brasher and louder -- and thus provides more sporadic fun. Bloated at 141 minutes, director Matthew Vaughn's wildly stylized spy movie picks up an American twang, but still manages to look a little over-dressed for the occasion.
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South Korea's Moon urges North to give up nuclear weapons

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:47am
South Korean President Moon Jae-in told the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday that his country did not want to see the "collapse" of North Korea and urged Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear program.
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What the GOP bill means for sick kids like Kimmel's son

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:35am
It was frightening news that every parent dreads: Hours after the birth of their son, Jimmy Kimmel and his wife were informed by doctors that Billy had a complex heart condition and would need immediate surgery.
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How to change the world for as little as $20

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:30am
Want to put your money where your heart is? Impact investing may be for you.
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This quote sums up the GOP's effort to end Obamacare

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:28am
When Iowa reporters asked Sen. Chuck Grassley on Wednesday about the attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, his answer was remarkable and revealing.
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Jimmy Kimmel goes after Sen. Cassidy again

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 7:15am
Jimmy Kimmel was ready for the second round of his fight with U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, saying on Wednesday night that the senator "either doesn't understand his own bill or he lied to me."
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'Battle of the Sexes' is sadly still relevant

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 6:21am
For Sarah Silverman, "Battle of the Sexes" was supposed to be something of a celebration.
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The winner of 'America's Got Talent' is ...

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 5:46am
It came down to the Battle of the Preteens on Wednesday's finale of "America's Got Talent."
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Mexico shrouds its sorrow in solidarity

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 5:17am
Mexico's biggest earthquake in more than three decades brought parts of the capital to its knees on Tuesday afternoon. But moments later, as the earth continued to tremble, many of Mexico City's residents stood up and mobilized.
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Here's where Boko Haram orphans go

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 4:59am
He has helped to educate and feed hundreds of displaced Boko Haram orphans and his efforts have earned him the United Nations' highest honor.
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Opinion: We lived through Irma and Maria

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 3:47am
Living through hurricanes Irma and Maria has been the toughest ordeal my boyfriend, Nate, and I have ever been through.
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This time, Obamacare could die

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 3:44am
When it comes to the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, there is one thing Republicans agree on right now: It's their last shot to repeal and replace Obamacare.
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Fears of collapse as rescuers try to reach girl trapped under rubble

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 3:31am
Rescue crews working in silence raced Wednesday to remove a girl trapped in the rubble of a collapsed elementary school in Mexico City.
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The hidden stories of London

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 2:51am
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The drive that shows how badly Puerto Rico was hit

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 2:49am
Fallen power lines, flooding, debris ... obstacles litter roads in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria ripped through the island.
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'Flaming feminist litigator' RBG sets up SCOTUS term

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 2:41am
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg looked out at the first year law class she was about to address at Georgetown Law on Wednesday and smiled broadly after being told the majority of the class were women.
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