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Top U.S. & World Headlines — October 18, 2017

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Why Are Women Prisoners Battling California Wildfires for as Little as $1 a Day?

https://democracynow.org - As raging wildfires in California scorch more than 200,000 acres—roughly the size of New York City—more than 11,000...

Karen Pence Promotes Art Therapy

Karen Pence, the vice president's wife, says art therapy, a little-known mental health profession that she has championed for years, is the issue...

Sessions Tells Senators he Urged Comey Firing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is strongly defending President Donald Trump's firing of James Comey, linking the FBI director's abrupt dismissal to...

Manhunt in Maryland Workplace Shooting

A gunman opened fire at a Maryland office park on Wednesday, killing three co-workers and wounding two others. A manhunt was underway for...

Trump Denies Account of His Remarks to Widow

President Donald Trump strongly disputed a Florida congresswoman's account that the commander in chief told the widow of a soldier killed in an...

Prophets of Rage: 'Get comfortable with seeing us'

Supergroup Prophets of Rage talk finding band chemistry, socially conscious debut album and promise they're here to stay Subscribe for more Arts...

Trump Rejects Account of Fallen Phone Call

President Trump is continuing to reject a Florida congresswoman's account of the commander in chief telling the widow of a soldier killed in an...

ShowBiz Minute: Headey, Price, Lopez

'Game of Thrones' star accuses Weinstein of sexual harassment; Price resigns from Amazon Studios after sexual harassment allegations; Jennifer...

Brolin feels the responsibility of playing real life firefighter

Josh Brolin and Taylor Kitsch reveal the responsibility they feel when playing real life in movies at the premiere of 'Only the Brave' in New York....

Norma Jean's jeans are up for grabs

Tommy Hilfiger is auctioning some of his most precious possessions for charity, including Marilyn Monroe's jeans and Kiss's boots. (Oct. 18)...

AP Top Stories October 18 A

Here's the latest for Wednesday, October 18th: Congresswoman says Trump 'insensitive' to soldier's widow; New wildfires in California; Bipartisan...

Raw: Lexington, KY Moves 2 Confederate Statues

Lexington, Kentucky removed statutes of two Confederate statues on Tuesday. Workers used cranes to hoist the statues honoring Confederate Gen. John...

Martha Hunt gears up with ballet

Model Martha Hunt practises ballet in preparation for her appearance in the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. (Oct. 18) Subscribe for more...