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The U.S. Navy Says an Aircraft With 11 Aboard Has Crashed Into the Pacific Ocean

(TOKYO) — An aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean Wednesday while on the way to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, the Navy said. The Japan-based 7th Fleet said in a statement that the search and rescue operation was launched from the carrier. “Personnel recovery is underway and their condition(…)

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 55 people, but funeral homes claim the storm caused nine times that many deaths

People on this part of the island knew Quintín Vidal Rolón for two things: his white cowboy hat, which he seemed to wear every day of his 89-year life; and his beat-up Ford pickup truck, which he’d been driving for at least 50 years. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Monica Lewinsky Affair, Democratic Senator Says

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a New York Democrat, said on Thursday that she believes President Bill Clinton should have stepped down from the presidency when it was learned he had had an extramarital affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. “Yes, I think that is the appropriate response,” Gillibrand, who holds the Senate seat previously occupied(…)

Meryl Streep Says She Has ‘Dealt With Real Physical Violence’

Meryl Streep opened up about two harrowing experiences she’s had with physical violence during a surprise speech at the annual awards for the Committee to Protect Journalists on Wednesday. The Oscar winner appeared at the event to thank journalists for putting themselves in harm’s way to be the country’s “first line of defense against tyranny(…)