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Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Machete Attack

ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Police have identified a man who allegedly attacked four people at a Columbus, Ohio restaurant with a machete on Thursday before fleeing.Columbus police shot and killed the suspect, 30-year-old local man Mohamed Barry, but said he had no criminal history and there was no known motive for the stabbings.All victims who sustained wounds at the Nazareth Restaurant and Deli were expected to recover, Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs said.According to the Columbus Dispatch, the restaurant owner Hany Baransi said ...

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Steph Curry, First Lady Go 'Bananas' in Promotional Video

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- First lady Michelle Obama is never one to shy away from promoting healthy eating, and now she is recruiting some super star talent to assist her.Ayesha and Stephen Curry as well as the first lady are seen lip syncing 'Barbara Ann' as covered by the Minions in 'Despicable Me,' replacing the line with 'banana.'As members of @TeamFNV@StephenCurry30, @AyeshaCurry & the First Lady go…BANANAS!https://t.co/xvnKluBj19— The First Lady (@FLOTUS) February 12, 2016The video was taped when ...

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Two US Women Miscarry After Zika Infection, CDC Says

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Two U.S. women suffered miscarriages after being infected with the Zika virus, according to officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The virus, which usually causes mild symptoms including fever, rash and fatigue, has already been associated with a rare birth defect in Brazil called microcephaly. The defect is characterized by an abnormally small head and brain. Officials have also been concerned that the virus could cross the placenta, an organ that develops in a woman's uterus during pregnancy and ...

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Space Station Resupply Mission Delayed After Mold Found in Bags

NASA(NEW YORK) -- A cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station has been pushed back after mold was discovered in some of the bags used for packing supplies, NASA said. The initial launch of Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft was scheduled for Thursday, March 10, but now has been pushed back to "no earlier than March 20," according to a NASA launch schedule. Officials are investigating the cause of the mold. NASA spokesman Dan Huot told ABC News in an email there is "no suspected ...

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Woman Has Kissing Booth in Yard for Valentine's Day

Stephanie Loving(GLEN ALLEN, Va.) -- Roses are red, violets are blue, with a last name like “Loving,” how can you not have a kissing booth? That’s exactly how Stephanie Loving, of Glen Allen, Virginia, feels, especially since her absolute favorite holiday is Valentine’s Day. “I’ve always loved Valentine’s Day. My last name was just the bonus,” Loving told ABC News. “As a child, opening up that bag at school and seeing what pretty Valentine’s you got from your friends, and candy, it was just the ...

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East Coast Deep Freeze: What to Expect

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Bundle up, East Coasters and Midwesterners: Dangerous wind chills are headed your way this weekend, as 19 states -- from North Dakota to North Carolina -- are under a wind chill warning. Here is a rundown of what to expect: New York CityThe Big Apple is one of the areas under a winter chill advisory, with a possible wind chill of negative 25 degrees. And those bone-chilling temperatures could be one for the record books: If NYC hits zero degrees this ...

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Bashar al-Assad Promises to Retake All of Syria

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad made an announcement bashing all hopes for a lasting cease-fire.In an interview with AFP news agency—his first in two months—President Assad vowed to retake “the whole country” from rebel forces even if it takes a long time.According to the BBC, Assad expressed his support of peace talks and negotiations, but that will not stop his fight against terrorism.“We have fully believed in negotiations in political action since the beginning of the crisis,” Assad said in an interview ...

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Instagram to Start Counting Video Views to Lure More Advertisers

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Instagram is about to give itself another social media makeover. The Facebook-owned photo sharing app announced this week it will begin counting video views, meaning users can now see how many people have actually viewed their content. Currently, the number of "likes" is displayed below a video, but soon the number of views will be displayed instead, according to a blog post from Instagram. Instagram will count a view if a video has been watched for a minimum of three seconds ...

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8-Year-Old Who Found True Love Dies of Cancer

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- David Spisak Jr., the 8-year-old with cancer who found the love of his life, has died. "There's never been a morning with such sadness as today and no words will do it justice but I'll try," David's mother Amber Spisak wrote on Facebook Thursday. "Our little man's last moments were laying with his mommy and daddy in the middle of the night, with a house full of family, friends and loved ones after days of being surrounded by love. This day was ...

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When you examine Tuesday’s results from the New Hampshire primary, it becomes immediately apparent that we have reached some sort of crossroads on the 240 year-long American political journey.

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Colon cancer is the second-leading cancer killer in the U.S. and the sad fact is that it doesn’t have to be. Catch colon cancer early and it’s one of the most treatable and beatable cancers. Read more at the Health Connection website!

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