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Bill Mulrow, Chairman of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's reelection campaign, speaks to reporters after the New York gubernatorial debate hosted by CBS 2 and WCBS Newsradio 880, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, Pool)
Cuomo, Molinaro spar in only debate in NY governor's raceThe debate between New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Republican challenger was filled with sharp and unfriendly exchanges, as the two men met Tuesday for their only scheduled debate before the general election
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In this June 22, 2016 photo, the crowd wait in the parade route in downtown Cleveland to celebrate the Cavaliers basketball team's NBA championship. This photo showing a crowd of nearly one million people engulfing major roadways was not taken during a President Donald Trump rally in Houston this week, as several people falsely claimed on social media.But the image circulating on social media was snapped in June 2016 during a million-person parade that took place in downtown Cleveland to celebrate the Cavaliers' NBA championship. Using a drone, Bruce Bishop and Matt Mishak took the photo while covering the event for the Chronicle-Telegram, a newspaper in Elyria, Ohio. (Bruce Bishop/Elyria Chronicle-Telegram via AP)
NOT REAL NEWS: Photo of large crowd not taken at Trump rallyNOT REAL NEWS: Photo showing massive crowd in streets was taken during Cleveland Cavaliers parade not Donald Trump's Houston rally
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Judge reverses order on media in alleged surgeon rape caseA California judge has reversed an order barring the media from reporting on search warrant documents in the case of a surgeon charged with sexual assault
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Rescuers evacuate a person who was wounded after an escalator at the "Repubblica" subway station in Rome, started running much too fast before crashing, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. According to first reports many of the people wounded in the accident were fans of CSKA Moscow, who were in Rome for tonight's Champions League match with Roma. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Rome escalator accident injures 20 Russian soccer fansAn accident involving an escalator in the Rome metropolitan system has injured about 20 people, mostly Russian tourists
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Tickets for the Mega Millions lottery drawing were sold at Westgate Newsstand in Arlington Heights, Ill. on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT ,(AP photo / Daily Herald, Bev Horne)/Daily Herald via AP)
Lottery office pools increase odds - and possibly headachesWith the record Mega Millions jackpot at $1.6 billion, it can seem like perfect sense to pool your money with co-workers and increase your chance of winning a giant payday
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Map shows route and estimates number of migrants moving from Central America toward the United States; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm;
As caravan moves north, Trump struggles with what to doTrump administration officials are still evaluating what to do if a migrant caravan arrives at the southern border, despite threats by President Donald Trump on Twitter
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FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Marshall Tuck, a former charters schools executive who is a candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, appears at a candidates debate hosted by the Sacramento Press Club in Sacramento, Calif. Tuck is running against Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond. California is again recording the most expense state superintendent election in history. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
California schools race sets record for most expensiveCalifornia is again recording the most expensive state superintendent election in history, with a cast of billionaires outspending the teacher unions to support a former charter schools executive
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Attorney Jeff Anderson speaks at a news conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. A law firm suing California bishops for the records of priests accused of sexual abuse has compiled a report of clergy in the San Francisco Bay Area it says are accused of misconduct. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Report tags clergy accused of sex abuse in San Francisco bayA law firm suing California bishops for the records of priests accused of sexual abuse released its own report Tuesday alleging more than 200 clergy in the San Francisco Bay Area it says are accused of misconduct
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First lady Melania Trump, followed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, greets sixth-grade students from the Digital Pioneers Academy before a screening of the movie "Wonder," as part of National Bullying Prevention Month, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, in the White House Family Theater at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Melania Trump hosts students for movie at the White HouseFirst lady Melania Trump invited sixth graders to the White House to watch a movie about kindness in recognition of National Bullying Prevention Month
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In 2015, Honduras registered 60 murders per 100,000 inhabitants, according to the United Nations.
In Honduras, poverty and gangs help drive migrationA caravan of some 7,000 Central American migrants is advancing through southern Mexico with hopes of reaching the U.S. border
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Supporters of former Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski line sidewalk outside of the Edward N. Cahn Federal Courthouse Building before he is sentenced on charges that he traded city contracts for campaign cash in downtown Allentown, Pa., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. Pawlowski was convicted in March. (April Gamiz/The Morning Call via AP)
Ex-mayor gets 15 years in prison on corruption chargesThe former mayor of Allentown, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on corruption charges
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In this June 1992 photo, from left, Ina Solomon, Jeffery Harris, Stacey Abrams and Lawrence Jeffries burn a Georgia state flag during a demonstration at the state Capitol in Atlanta. Jeffries, at the time, described the act as burning Georgia's "racist past". The campaign of Democratic candidate for Georgia governor Stacey Abrams is defending her involvement in burning the state flag more than 25 years ago. At the time it contained a prominent Confederate symbol.  (W.A. Bridges Jr./Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Abrams defends burning state flag, Confederate symbol in '92Democratic candidate for Georgia governor Stacey Abrams' campaign is defending her involvement in burning the Georgia state flag at a time when it featured a prominent Confederate symbol, while she was in college more than 25 years ago
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