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Chris Christie
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at a news conference, Friday, June 26, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Things to know about Christie’s presidential announcement

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is announcing Tuesday that he's running for president, a move that's long been in the works. He's joining a crowded field with 13 other major Republicans already in the race and at least two more expected to join.

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Midwest Flooding
FILE - In this June 19, 2015 file photo, kayaker Chris Cooper paddles across a flooded area at Detweiller Golf Course, in Peoria, Ill. (David Zalaznik/Journal Star via AP, File)
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Unrelenting rain leads to more flooding in Midwest

A wet June turned worse after strong weekend storms drenched the Midwest, adding to concern that already-serious flooding won't go away anytime soon.

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Donald Trump gives a speech as he announces his candidacy for the U.S. presidency at Trump Tower
Donald Trump gives a speech as he announces his candidacy for the U.S. presidency at Trump Tower (Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)
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NBC to Donald Trump – You’re fired

NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign.

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US Syria Rebel Training
FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2012, file photo, Syrian rebels attend a training session in Maaret Ikhwan near Idlib, Syria. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen, File)
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US program to train Syrian rebels losing ground

The U.S. military's program to train and equip thousands of moderate Syrian rebels is faltering, with fewer than 100 volunteers, raising questions about whether the effort can produce enough capable fighters quickly enough to make a difference in the war against the Islamic State.

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Greece Bailout
Tourists walk trough the ancient Acropolis hill, in Athens, Monday, June 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
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Tourists on holiday coping with Greece’s financial crisis

Tourists on holiday in Greece offered advice to others Monday: Bring extra euros.

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Wealth
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Incomes rise for bottom 99 pct.; US inequality still worsens

Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the rest of us.

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Escape From Dannemora
FILE - In this Wednesday, June 24, 2015, file photo, Law enforcement officers walk along a road before going into the woods near Mountain View, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
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Trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee

A New York State trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee David Sweat, apparently in the back, as the convicted killer ran toward a forest near the Canadian border.

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Supreme Court EPA Emissions
FILE - In this July 1, 2013, file photo, smoke rises from the Colstrip Steam Electric Station, a coal burning power plant in in Colstrip, Mont. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File)
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Justices rule against EPA power plant mercury limits

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against the Obama administration's attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants, but it may only be a temporary setback for regulators.

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Police stand over David Sweat after he was shot and captured near the Canadian border in Constable, N.Y.
Police stand over David Sweat after he was shot and captured near the Canadian border in Constable, N.Y. (AP Photo)
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Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the ages

NEW YORK (AP) -- It was dawn in the cellblocks of Dannemora, time for a round of bed checks on the convicted killers, rapists and other criminals held behind the stark 19th-century walls. Guards went along the lattice of light-green bars in A Block, where well-behaved prisoners are held.

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Brother and sister start a fight with each other
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Sibling punches aren’t only assaults US kids face, says survey

Getting punched by your brother or sister is sometimes a painful rite of passage, but many U.S. kids also experience other types of assaults, mistreatment and abuse, a big government-funded survey found.

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