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Trump maintains South Carolina lead

Washington D.C. (NBC News) — South Carolina’s upcoming Republican primary remains a two-tiered contest. Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz are fighting to win, while the remaining GOP candidates are fighting to keep their campaigns alive. Trump is currently leading by 18 …

Memorial built for fallen protest spokesman

Ore. — A memorial has been built where Robert Lavoy Finicum was shot and killed in a confrontation with police. The 54-year-old protest spokesman was killed Tuesday during a traffic stop when the FBI and state police moved in to arrest members …

Happy National Sandwich Day!

Today is National Sandwich Day. A celebration of the popular lunch item believed to be the namesake of the Fourth Earl of sandwich back in the 1700s. The world’s largest sandwich chain is celebrating in a big way. Subway is offering a …

Happy National Chocolate Day!

It’s the day America celebrates all things chocolate and Americans do indeed love their chocolate. According to data from the business intelligence company Euro Monitor, Americans will consume nearly 18% of the world’s chocolate by value this year, or around 18 billion …

Fire Prevention Week

The key message of this year’s campaign is to install smoke alarms in every bedroom, outside each separate sleeping area, and on every level of your home, including the basement. According to the National Fire Protection Association, half of home fire deaths …