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Embattled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen ate dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington – and was targeted by protesters, angered by...
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Scientists have been analyzing bones first uncovered by a utility crew digging at the Manassas National Battlefield Park in Virginia. The remains...
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Are banks exploiting a loophole in U.S. rules that allows some derivatives traders to escape federal regulation? "We've seen this movie already...

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In a single family, the older generation sees itself as exiles from China. Yet young people identify the island not as a refuge but as home — a...
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The reports from the border this week sent a collective shudder through many Japanese American communities around the country. (Image credit: John...
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Cardinal Theodore McCarrick denies having sexually abused a teenager when he was a priest in New York decades ago, but says he accepts the Holy See's...
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"I can't guarantee you a timeline or an end date" for the war, Lt. Gen. Austin "Scott" Miller, President Trump's pick to lead U.S. forces in...
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More than 100 federal agents with Immigration and Customs Enforcement raided a major meat supplier in Salem, Ohio, on Tuesday. It was ICE's second...
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A new Pew poll finds that Americans on both sides of the aisle are more enthusiastic than usual about voting this fall and the president is a bigger...
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Embattled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen ate dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington – and was targeted by protesters, angered by...
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A surgeon at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Gawande is probably best known for his work writing about how to improve quality and lower costs...
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The House is expected to vote Thursday on two bills that include language to end the controversial White House policy of separating migrant parents...
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Loughy, 47, has been suspended without pay, the state Supreme Court says. In addition to being a judge, he wrote a book about political corruption in...
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They're known as 'climate refugees.' But there's not even an international definition for them, let alone recognition or protection. (Image credit...
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The 1996 federal ban aimed to punish drug offenders, but research shows denying aid disproportionately affects the poor and increases recidivism...
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The plight of migrant families at the U.S. southern border was also mentioned, amid discussions of exploiting laborers and treating people of a...
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Rescuers say only 18 survivors have been found so far. The boat capsized late Monday afternoon during Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday marking the end...
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For every World Cup, there's a custom official ball. But how does the Telstar 18 actually stack up? To find out, scientists stuck it in a wind tunnel...
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The policy is unpopular, and vulnerable Republicans in competitive districts stand to be punished by voters in the midterms if this continues much...
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Meth has made a resurgence, and in some communities already stressed by opioid addiction it's doubling the burden on first responders, the criminal...
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Joe Hagin is retiring as White House deputy chief of staff. Hagin was one of the few experienced Washington hands in the administration and helped...
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