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Amy Held

Editor, Newscasts

Amy Held is an editor on the newscast unit. She regularly reports breaking news on air and online.

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President Trump meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in November. On Monday, Trump announced he would be ending preferential trade treatment for India. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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The staff at Ohio's Cuyahoga County Public Library were surprised to receive a 1968 issue of Life magazine featuring the Beatles from someone who said he stole it as a kid. Cuyahoga County Public Library hide caption

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This undated photo provided by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office shows Leia Carrico, 8, (left) and her sister, Caroline Carrico, 5. The girls were found Sunday after a two-day search of the woods around their Northern California home. Humboldt County Sheriff's Office via AP hide caption

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Humboldt County Sheriff's Office via AP

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó waves to supporters from inside a car as he leaves his hotel next to his wife, Fabiana Rosales, in Salinas, Ecuador, on Sunday. Rodrigo Buendia /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho (center) addressed why talks between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended with no deal, at a news conference in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Thursday. Vincent Yu/AP hide caption

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A plump rat stuck in a manhole cover spurred volunteer firefighters and animal rescue workers to act in Bensheim, Germany, over the weekend. Berufstierrettung-Rhein-Neckar/AP hide caption

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Serena Williams (left) and Naomi Osaka during the trophy ceremony after Osaka defeated Williams in the U.S. Open final on Sept. 8, 2018, that inspired a controversial cartoon mocking Williams. Greg Allen/Invision/AP hide caption

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David Turpin (second from right) and his wife, Louise (far left), joined by their attorneys, pleaded guilty in a Riverside, Calif., courtroom, Friday to 14 counts, including torture, after some of their 13 children were found shackled to beds. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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