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Nuns who help needy face eviction in San Francisco

San Francisco nuns who serve the homeless are in danger of getting kicked out of their home after a rent hike of more than 50 percent

Woman claims that coach, Ohio school ignored rape allegation

A student and former softball player at Kent State University has claimed in a lawsuit that her coach tried to cover up her report that she was raped and that university officials failed to follow federal law after she reported the attack

4-Year-Old Boy Is Crushed When His Mom Doesn't Vote For His Candidate

Four-year-old Aiden is pretty upset when his mom tells him she didn't vote for Hillary Clinton.

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Man casually trips suspect on the run from police

A civilian in England decided to help the cops out by tripping the alleged drug dealer they were running after. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Man Dies After Setting Himself On Fire In Front Of Kensington Palace

Police received a call about a man acting suspiciously early Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a man in his 40s on fire.

Obama administration plans new high-level cyber official

The Obama administration is planning to create a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday

Tests find high levels of lead in tap water at Ohio village

The state Environmental Protection Agency says the latest round of tests in a northeast Ohio village have found high levels of lead in tap water at 11 of the 180 homes where owners voluntarily submitted samples

Supreme Court puts Obama's Clean Power Plan on hold

The Supreme Court has agreed to halt enforcement of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges are resolved

'The Daily Show's' Jessica Williams Is Not Here For Your Beyoncé Shade

"The Daily Show" correspondent took on critics of Beyoncé's Super Bowl performance's political message.

The Latest: Intelligence chief warns of more terror attacks

US intelligence chief warns of more homegrown terror attacks and North Korea's nuclear program

New England mops up as snow falls on East Coast

A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and dropped several inches of snow on southeastern Massachusetts is expected to bring snow to other parts of the East Coast

FAA shrinks Washington's no-drone zone

Drones and model aircraft can return to the skies in the outer ring of special airspace around the nation's capital

Want To Live Forever? We Should Cure Aging

This debate short is part of a series co-produced by Intelligence Squared U.S. and Newsy.

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Check out the world's most expensive Valentine's Day bouquet

This Valentine's Day you can buy flowers or you can buy the world's most expensive bouquet. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Head-On Train Collision Kills At Least 9 In Southern Germany

Around 150 people were injured when two trains on a single track crashed in Bavaria. Many were trapped in the wreckage.

Agencies contend Facebook is breaching French privacy laws

Two agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge

VA hospitals compare favorably on deaths, readmission rates

Veterans' hospitals compare pretty favorably with others when it comes to treating older men with three common conditions _ heart attacks, heart failure and pneumonia

Ben Carson Might Consider Being Donald Trump's Running Mate

Ben Carson usually avoids saying if he'd join Donald Trump, but the former neurosurgeon seemed open to the idea Tuesday.

Clinton trying to prevent a big Sanders victory in NH

Hillary Clinton is bracing for a potential loss in the New Hampshire primary and trying to prevent rival Bernie Sanders from scoring a big victory that might prompt rank-and-file Democrats to give his campaign a second look

Vietnam vet sues VA trying to get benefits living in Cuba

A Vietnam War veteran who has lived in Cuba for 35 years is suing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs seeking to reinstate his pension

Mother of unarmed man fatally shot in back is suing police

Lawsuits claiming wrongful death and excessive force have been filed by the mother of an unarmed man fatally shot by a Los Angeles police officer

US may limit items collected at Vietnam Vets memorial

The National Park Service is considering limiting the items it collects at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Thanks, Beyoncé: Red Lobster Credits Increase In Sales To Singer

Red Lobster saw a 33 percent increase in sales the day after Beyoncé dropped her latest song, "Formation," which includes a shoutout to the eatery.

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Unlucky man struck by meteorite may be first known fatality modern times

A man in Indian may be the unlucky first person to be killed by a meteorite in modern times. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Former President Says Mexico Won't Pay For Trump's 'Stupid' Wall

Former Mexico President Felipe Calderón spoke out against Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border. Here's a hint: He's not having it.