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What can US learn from N. Korean missile?

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:58pm
While the US said this week it would shoot down any North Korean missile that posed a threat, don't expect to see Pyongyang's next launch blasted out of the sky.
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David Shulkin picked to head Department of Veterans Affairs

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:58pm
President-elect Donald Trump has tapped David Shulkin to head the Department of Veterans Affairs, he announced Wednesday.
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Opinion: Obama's posturing is as divisive as ever

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:57pm
President Obama's final address to the American people went exactly as expected.
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Backlash over actor playing Michael Jackson

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:37pm
Actor Joseph Fiennes was cast to play late superstar Michael Jackson in a British made-for-TV movie and some Jackson fans are dismayed that a white actor would be cast to play the African-American singer.
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After 8 years, Obama still a champion of hope

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:36pm
Eight years ago, Barack Obama inspired Americans to embrace political change with the mantra "yes we can." He bade them farewell Tuesday after a historic, tumultuous presidency with the words "yes we did."
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Girl, teddy bear reunited after airport attack

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:36pm
A young girl and her stuffed animal, Rufus, are brought back together after being separated in the chaos of the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting.
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Trump says public doesn't care 'at all' about his taxes

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:32pm
President-elect Donald Trump insisted at a news conference Wednesday that Americans "don't care at all" about his unreleased tax returns.
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Trump: Drug companies 'getting away with murder'

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:29pm
Drug stocks tanked after President-elect Donald Trump, in his first press conference since the election, complained about big price increases and put the industry on notice.
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The world is becoming a very scary place

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:26pm
If you thought last year was rough, just wait: 2017 promises to be a year of extreme risk.
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US salmon may carry Japanese tapeworm, scientists say

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 1:07pm
If you eat raw or undercooked fish, you risk developing an infection from parasites.
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Star Wars-loving scientists want to name new gibbon species 'Skywalker'

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:52pm
A newly-discovered species of gibbon should be named in honor of Luke Skywalker, say the Star Wars-loving scientists who found it.
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Apple's iPhone supplier posts rare sales decline

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:44pm
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Spicer: Russia-Trump report is disgraceful

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:30pm
Incoming White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer strongly condemned a report that alleges Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about President-elect Donald Trump.
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A polar bear view of the world

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:25pm
A point of view camera reveals what life is really like for polar bears in the Arctic.
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What cops say about policing, race relations

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:15pm
Police officers feel their jobs are now tougher and tensions have been heightened by high-profile fatal encounters between law enforcement and African Americans, a new survey has found.
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein has pacemaker installed

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:48am
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, had a pacemaker installed on Tuesday, causing her to miss the second day of confirmation hearings for Sen. Jeff Sessions.
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Migrants wait out Belgrade blizzard in freezing warehouse

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:43am
In a derelict warehouse behind Belgrade's main coach station, up to 2,000 migrants are trying to survive the freezing Serbian winter in a crumbling building with broken windows, heating, or warm water.
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