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Trump Jokes Tillerson Leads 'Charmed Life', 'Takes' Oil From Countries

1 hour 1 min ago
At the black tie event, Trump joked about the safety in the room and his nominee for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
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Secret Service Settles Discrimination Suit for $24 Million

4 hours 50 min ago
As part of the agreement, the Secret Service admitted no wrongdoing in the suit, which was filed 16 years and two presidents ago.
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They Expected for Her To Die, But Now She's Back Home and Back to Life

5 hours 6 min ago
Two months ago, Eloise Barnette's family was saying goodbye after taking her off life support, but the 75-year-old great-grandmother had other plans.
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Americans to Trump: Enough With the Tweets

5 hours 8 min ago
Only nine percent say they strongly support his use of the 140-character medium to announce policy positions and express his personal point of view.
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Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Markeith Loyd in Custody

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:42am
Markeith Loyd's name was added to U.S. Marshals' 15 Most Wanted Fugitives list earlier Tuesday in the death of Orlando police Sgt. Debra Clayton.
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Big Names Get a Measure of Mercy From President Obama

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:31am
James Cartwright, who faced a prison sentence for telling a reporter about the secret Stuxnet program, is among those who got a presidential pardon.
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Betsy DeVos Won't Rule Out Defunding Public Schools

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:38pm
In a testy confirmation hearing, Betsy DeVos left open the possibility that she would privatize or strip funding from public schools as education secretary. Pressed on the matter, DeVos said, 'I look forward, if confirmed, to working with you to talk about how we address the needs of all parents and all students.'
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Betsy DeVos Won't Rule Out Defunding Public Schools

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 8:54pm
In a testy confirmation hearing, Betsy DeVos left open the possibility that she would privatize or strip funding from public schools as education secretary.
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Trump Accuser Files Defamation Suit Against President-Elect

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 8:12pm
A woman who previously accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct has filed a defamation lawsuit against the president-elect.
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Big Names Get a Measure of Mercy From President Obama

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 7:08pm
James Cartwright, who faced a prison sentence for telling a reporter about the secret Stuxnet program, is among those who got a presidential pardon.
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Trump Accuser Files Defamation Suit Against President-Elect

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:30pm
A woman who previously accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct has filed a defamation lawsuit against the president-elect.
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Is Obamacare a Scapegoat for All Health Care Woes?

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:00pm
'Obamacare' was such a catchy nickname for the 2010 health care reform law. But it gave a handy, partisan whipping boy for complaints.
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Trump Enters Office With Historically Low Rating

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:59pm
Trump starts with the lowest-ever ratings for an incoming president, but also with some signs of increasing optimism for the country.
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Trump Enters Office With Historically Low Rating

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:59pm
Trump starts with the lowest-ever ratings for an incoming president, but also with some signs of increasing optimism for the country.
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Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:27pm
Manning, the transgender former Army intelligence officer, was sentenced to 35 years in a male military prison for giving classified information to Wikileaks. While in prison, Manning attempted suicide multiple times, prompting supporters and activists to plead with the president for her pardon. Manning, who could go free May 17, is among the 209 inmates whose sentences Obama commuted on Tuesday.
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Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:27pm
Manning, the transgender former Army intelligence officer, was sentenced to 35 years in a male military prison for giving classified information to Wikileaks. While in prison, Manning attempted suicide multiple times, prompting supporters and activists to plead with the president for her pardon. Manning, who could go free May 17, is among the 209 inmates whose sentences Obama commuted on Tuesday.
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Orlando Gunman's Wife Knew of Plan for Nightclub Massacre: Feds

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:00pm
Noor Salman has been charged in a two-count federal indictment.
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9 Things Trump Has Said That Might Make Putin Smile

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 4:55pm
A selection of quotes from the president-elect.
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9 Things Trump Has Said That Might Make Putin Smile

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 4:55pm
A selection of quotes from the president-elect.
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More Than 100 Dead After Nigerian Air Force Bombs Refugee Camp

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 4:16pm
A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp Tuesday, a Borno state official said. A Red Cross worker said 20 volunteers with the aid group had been killed.
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