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Passenger Train Derails in the Bronx, Killing Several and Injuring Dozens More

A Hudson Line Metro North train that departed from Poughkeepsie, NY derailed in the Bronx at about 7:30 this morning before reaching its destination at Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan. Multiple media sources report that 4 people have died and 63 others suffered injuries. NY Governor Andrew Cuomo addressed the press this morning and confirmed the deaths.

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Batkid a True Hero Who Happened to Save San Francisco [VIDEO]

Seven-THOUSAND people came together to make a five-year-old boy's dream come true in this remarkable story.

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shooting at Pittsburgh high school
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3 Students Shot at Pittsburgh High School

Just after the school day ended at Brashear High School in Pittsburgh, three gunmen dressed in black shot three students as they were leaving the building. All three victims are alive and in stable condition, receiving treatment at local hospitals.

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LAX Shooting — Gunman Opens Fire at L.A. Airport, Kills One TSA Agent [UPDATED]

UPDATE 2:30 p.m. EST: NBC is reporting that one TSA agent was killed and three others wounded. Airport police shot and may have killed the gunman at the scene. The shooter, whose identity has not been confirmed, was taken into custody after being shot.

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Ordinary Flight Becomes Anything But as Passengers Learn of Fallen Soldier [VIDEO]

This story and video is so touching and I will admit, it did make me tear up.  It really gives you a whole new appreciation for the sacrifices our military service men and women make.

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Senate Reaches Bipartisan Deal to End Gov’t Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceiling

It may have taken more than two weeks, but the government finally looks set to reopen. At least until early 2014, that is.

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U.S. Capitol On Lockdown After Reports Of Gun Shots
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U.S. Capitol Locked Down Briefly After Multiple Gunshots; Suspect Shot and Killed [PHOTOS] [UPDATED]

UPDATE 6:30 P.M. EST: Officials have confirmed that the woman who led police on a car chase from the White House toward the Capitol was indeed killed at the scene. Her name has not yet been released.

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Congress Gridlocked Over Continuing Resolution Legislation
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Federal Government Shuts Down, No One Knows for How Long

As of 12:01 a.m. EST on Tuesday, the federal government closed down. Congressional leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate were unable to reach an agreement on a budget or a temporary fix, known as a continuing resolution, before the start of the new fiscal year on October 1.

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Congress Meets As Government Shutdown Looms
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Government Likely Headed for Shutdown — What Does This Mean?

With Congress unable to agree on a budget or even a short-term emergency bill, it's increasingly likely that the federal government will suffer its first shutdown in 17 years. Leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate will trade proposals on Monday, but neither side is optimistic that they will reach an agreement.

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US Army Ready to Adopt Major New Tattoo Policy for Soldiers

The US Army is about to make a stink over ink.

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Navy Yard
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Deadly Navy Yard Shooting: Country Artists React

A shooting at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard has Americans and the world looking on in shock and concern on Monday (Sept. 16).

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Jersey Shore Battling Back From Devastating Fire

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said Friday the fire that ravaged the Jersey Shore on Thursday is now 95% fully contained, although authorities say there are select “hot pockets” which could linger for days.

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