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Passenger who survived fatal Southwest flight sues airline

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| After an engine exploded, killing one passenger and injuring others, a survivor has filed a lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, alleging she now suffers from PTSD.

Kim, Moon pledge to end Korean War and denuclearize peninsula

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un and South Korea's Moon Jae-in met at the border village of Panmunjom for the first inter-Koreas summit in more than a decade.

Former NBC correspondent accuses Tom Brokaw of sexual misconduct

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Linda Vester, who worked for a decade at NBC before moving to Fox News, says the legendary news anchor groped her and forcibly tried to kiss her on two separate occasions in the 1990s.

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Ronny Jackson withdraws as VA nominee amid allegations of improper behavior

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Jackson decried "baseless and anonymous attacks on my character and integrity," following detailed accusations including improper prescribing of drugs and wrecking a government vehicle while drunk.

2 years after end of Ebola crisis, survivors are suing to receive promised aid

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In Sierra Leone, there are about 4,000 Ebola survivors. They still face physical and mental issues, but as Ebola has faded from the news, government support has dwindled.

Watchdog says billions in Afghanistan funding at risk of misuse

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Funds in the Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund are at risk because the World Bank is not adequately monitoring how they are used. The U.S. has contributed $3 billion to the fund.

Supreme Court to hear challenge to Trump travel ban

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The court will consider Hawaii's challenge to the revised travel ban. At issue: whether officials can block entry of those from certain Muslim-majority countries.

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Armenia's prime minister has resigned, leaving the nation's political transition unclear

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For two weeks, protesters have focused on driving out what they consider a corrupt elite, but seem to lack the structure or the political platform to replace it.

Suspect in deadly Waffle House shooting arrested, police say

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Authorities had mounted a massive manhunt for 29-year-old Travis Reinking, after the Sunday morning attacks. Four people were killed and four others were injured before a quick-thinking customer wrestled the assault weapon away.