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Trump thinks Oprah won't run, says he'd defeat her anyway

WASHINGTON -- President Winfrey? No way, says political prognosticator Donald Trump.

"I'll beat Oprah," the president declared flatly at a White House meeting Tuesday — though he quickly added, "I don't think she's going to run."

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Israeli company says it has developed tiniest cherry tomato

MOSHAV IDAN, Israel -- They say bigger is better, but in the succulent world of cherry tomatoes, one Israeli company is going smaller than ever before.

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US Navy locates crashed plane deep on Pacific seabed

TOKYO -- The US Navy has located a transport aircraft deep on the Pacific Ocean floor where it crashed in November, killing three sailors on board.

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California family found dead in apparent murder-suicide

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. -- Authorities believe a man shot and killed his wife and two children before turning the gun on himself in their Southern California home, where their bodies were found Friday.

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US East Coast storm gone, but cold will last till weekend

BOSTON -- Frigid temperatures, some that felt as cold as minus 30 degrees, moved across the East Coast on Friday as the region dug out from a massive winter storm that brought more than a foot of snow, hurricane-force winds and coastal flooding a

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Bluefin tuna sold for $320,000 in Japan's Tsukiji market

TOKYO -- An 405 kilogram (892 pound) bluefin tuna has sold for $320,000 (36.5 million yen) in what may really be Tsukiji market's last auction at its current site in downtown Tokyo, local media reports said Friday.

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Real weather term 'bomb cyclone' blows up on social media

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to weather, it's hard to sound scarier than "bomb cyclone."

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Half-ton butter sculpture unveiled at Pennsylvania Farm Show

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- A half-ton (0.45 metric tons) of butter has been transformed into a sculpture celebrating Pennsylvania's dairy industry and heralding the start of the state's 102nd Farm Show.

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