Leading AIDS researcher selected as CDC director

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Dr. Robert Ray Redfield Jr., who rose to prominence in the 1980s as a top researcher into the emerging AIDS epidemic, has been named to the post by U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar. | read more:
Leading AIDS researcher selected as CDC director

Leading AIDS researcher selected as CDC director
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Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School stayed home — for many reasons

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Nearly 20 percent of the student population at Stoneman Douglas High School stayed home Wednesday. | read more:
Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School stayed home — for many reasons

Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School stayed home — for many reasons
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Couple sentenced to prison for planning to distribute over 17 kilograms of cocaine

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A judge has sentenced 66-year-old Jose Nunez to 11 years and 62-year-old Sila Nunez to 7 years in federal prison for their attempt to distribute over 17 kilograms of cocaine between 2016 and 2017. | read more:
Couple sentenced to prison for planning to distribute over 17 kilograms of cocaine

Couple sentenced to prison for planning to distribute over 17 kilograms of cocaine
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Governor candidate drops in early polls after siding with NRA on gun control

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The man who wants to be Florida’s next Republican governor has dropped in early polls after siding with the NRA and speaking out against a new law that raises the age of buying a gun to 21. | read more:
Governor candidate drops in early polls after siding with NRA on gun control

Governor candidate drops in early polls after siding with NRA on gun control
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Zuckerberg provides update on Facebook data situation involving Cambridge Analytica

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Facebook’s Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg discusses update regarding the Cambridge Analytica situation and Facebook data protection. | read more:
Zuckerberg provides update on Facebook data situation involving Cambridge Analytica

Zuckerberg provides update on Facebook data situation involving Cambridge Analytica
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Man pleads guilty to 12 felony charges related to guns, drugs

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36-year-old Lehigh Acres resident Alejo Guerrero pleaded guilty on Wednesday to 12 different felony charges related to trafficking cocaine while using a firearm as well as selling and possessing firearms. | read more:
Man pleads guilty to 12 felony charges related to guns, drugs

Man pleads guilty to 12 felony charges related to guns, drugs
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Lee County Sheriff's Office will assign 40 deputies to public schools

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The Lee County Sheriff’s Office announced a plan to add 40 school resource officers to schools in the Lee County School District for the remainder of the school year. | read more:
Lee County Sheriff’s Office will assign 40 deputies to public schools

Lee County Sheriff’s Office will assign 40 deputies to public schools
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Self-driving car concerns rise after pedestrian killed in Arizona

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The self-driving car industry is facing tough questions this week after an Uber autonomous vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona. | read more:
Self-driving car concerns rise after pedestrian killed in Arizona

Self-driving car concerns rise after pedestrian killed in Arizona
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Trump furious over leak of warning to not congratulate Putin

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President Donald Trump was infuriated after it quickly leaked that he had been directly instructed by his national security advisers in briefing materials not to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin on his recent… | read more:
Trump furious over leak of warning to not congratulate Putin

Trump furious over leak of warning to not congratulate Putin
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