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NYC terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov: Who is he?

The man suspected of plowing a truck through a crowded bike lane in New York City on Tuesday is 29 years old, from Uzbekistan with a green card, Fox News has confirmed. Police have identified Sayfullo Saipov as the suspect accused of driving a rented pickup truck into a crowd, killing at least eight people and injuring at least 11 ...

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Mars may have ‘levitating sand’

During summers on Mars, the combination of warm temperatures, deposits of ice and the planet’s thin atmosphere could be causing sand to levitate. (CREDIT: REUTERS/NASA/Greg Shirah/Handout) Mars’ sand can walk on water. During summers on Mars, the combination of warm temperatures, deposits of ice and the planet’s thin atmosphere could be causing sand to levitate. Mars can get as hot ...

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Facebook: Up to 126 million people saw Russian-backed content

Facebook Inc. estimates that about 126 million people may have seen content posted by Russian-backed accounts over more than two years that sought to disrupt American society, the social-media giant plans to tell congressional investigators Tuesday, according to a prepared copy of the remarks obtained by The Wall Street Journal. The potential audience for the content spread by Russian-backed accounts ...

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Couple that survived Las Vegas shooting die in car crash

A husband and wife from California who survived the mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival have since died in an auto crash a half mile away from their home. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that Dennis and Lorraine Carver died after their vehicle crashed into a metal gate outside their community in Riverside County, California, on Oct. ...

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California dad who admitted drugging, raping, killing daughter wants to take back guilty plea

Mark Mesiti, 49, who admitted to dozens of crimes, wants to rescind his guilty plea, according to reports.  (Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department) A California father who admitted to drugging, raping and killing his 14-year-old daughter in the middle of his death penalty trial wants to take back his guilty plea, according to reports. Mark Mesiti, 49, pleaded guilty in court ...

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Trump critic Matt Taibbi facing backlash over Russia memoir

Matt Taibbi, a writer for Rolling Stone magazine, is facing backlash over a 2000 memoir he co-authored.  (Penguin Random House) Rolling Stone magazine journalist Matt Taibbi won a lot of praise from the anti-Trump crowd earlier this year, when he released a book titled “Insane Clown President.” But now many of those admirers may be wondering who the real clown ...

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Astros’ Yuli Gurriel suspended first five games of next season for racist gesture

Yuli Gurriel made an offensive gesture toward Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish following his second-inning home run in Friday night’s game.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel will miss the first five games of next season for making a racist gesture toward Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish during Friday night’s World Series Game 3. Major League ...

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