Glowing auras and 'black money': The Pentagon's mysterious UFO program

Glowing auras and 'black money': The Pentagon's mysterious UFO program

Defense Dept. acknowledges secret effort to investigate unidentified flying objects.

Residents flee as flames approach wealthy California enclave

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Residents flee as flames approach wealthy California enclave
Residents piled into cars and fled on Saturday, turning downtown Santa Barbara into "a ghost town" as surging winds drove one of the biggest fires in California's history toward the city and the nearby wealthy enclave of Montecito.
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More than $600,000 spent on N.D. police gear for pipeline protest

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More than $600,000 spent on N.D. police gear for pipeline protest
North Dakota law enforcement purchased more than $600,000 worth of body armor, tactical equipment and crowd control devices during the height of protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, state invoices show.
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A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

Health leaders say they are alarmed about a report that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including "fetus," ''transgender" and "science-based."
Nation
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Tough work ahead for Tina Smith – on the Hill and at home

Lt. Gov. Tina Smith’s political connections and savvy quickly united Minnesota’s ideologically and geographically diverse DFL Party behind her as Al Franken’s replacement in the…
National
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In sex assault laws, definition of consent varies widely

For two months now, as accusations of sexual misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: "Any…
Variety
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Wildfire burns beloved burros in South Dakota's Custer park

Nine burros that are a favorite of visitors to South Dakota's Custer State Park have been burned in a wildfire and it's not known if…
Business
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Hunter Harrison, CEO of railroad company CSX, dead at 73

Hunter Harrison, the president CEO of railroad giant CSX, has died, the company announced Saturday. He was 73.
Variety
7:15pm

Officers who subdued NYC terror suspect play Santa in NJ

Four police officers credited with subduing a would-be suicide bomber in New York City passed out toys to needy children across the Hudson River in New Jersey.
National
7:05pm

Amid changing political winds, Florida Gov. mulls next move

For more than a year, Florida Gov. Rick Scott has engaged in a guessing game about his political future: Will he challenge U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in 2018?
Business
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Republican tax bill could alter landscape for homeowners

For decades, the tax code has been filled with rewards for homeownership. Tax breaks encourage people to get into first homes and to trade up…
Nation
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MN Lottery

MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Saturday:5-3-7(five, three, seven)Estimated jackpot: $223 million02-05-22-25-30(two, five, twenty-two, twenty-five, thirty)Estimated jackpot: $29,000Estimated jackpot: $250 million
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6:50pm

Winning numbers drawn in 'Northstar Cash' game

MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "Northstar Cash" game were:02-05-22-25-30(two, five, twenty-two, twenty-five, thirty)Estimated jackpot: $29,000
National
6:45pm

Sen. Schumer: Bomb-detection units needed at transit hubs

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the Transportation Security Administration to speed up plans to equip transit hubs with screening devices that can detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel.
Nation
6:41pm

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 4' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 4" game were:8-1-2-1(eight, one, two, one)¶ Maximum prize: $500
Nation
6:40pm

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3' game

MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "Daily 3" game were:5-3-7(five, three, seven)
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6:40pm

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 3' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 3" game were:8-9-4(eight, nine, four)¶ Maximum prize: $500
Nation
5:30pm

Florida woman arrested after 3 dogs found in freezer

Sheriff's deputies checking the home of a Florida woman and her small child found three dead dogs in her freezer and a house covered in filth and cockroaches.
National
5:25pm

Police: man injured in officer-involved shooting in Virginia

Police in Virginia say a man faces life-threatening injuries after being shot by a police officer.
Celebrities
5:20pm

'A Prairie Home Companion' name becomes 'Live from Here'

"A Prairie Home Companion" has been given a new name — "Live from Here" — in the wake of creator Garrison Keillor's acrimonious split with Minnesota Public Radio.
Business
5:15pm

Planning board OKs Marriott's $600M Maryland headquarters

Marriott International's plans to open a new $600 million headquarters in suburban Maryland has been approved by a local planning board.
Nation
5:05pm

Boy, 2, fatally shot at Miami-Dade apartment complex

Police say a 2-year-old boy sitting with his mother in the courtyard of a Florida apartment complex was fatally shot.
Nation
5:05pm

Biney is 1st black woman to make Olympic speedskating team

Maame Biney became the first black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team with a pair of victories in the 500 meters.