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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Holds News Conference Discussing Efforts To Reduce Violent Crime

DOJ Appeals DACA Protections Ruling

The Trump administration appealed a ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants and announced plans to seek a U.S. Supreme Court review even before an appeals court issues a decision

Koreas Hold Additional Talks on PyeongChang Olympics

North and South Korea Team Up for the Olympics

South Korea says the rival Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and have their athletes march together during the opening ceremony of next month’s Winter Olympics in the South The united front still needs to be approved by the International Olympic Committee

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YouTube Is Taking Down ‘Tide Pod Challenge’ Videos

YouTube is taking down videos showing people eating laundry detergent after the so-called "Tide Pod challenge" went viral. The Tide Pod challenge is a social media phenomenon in which people joke about wanting to eat the colorful detergent pods

Ann Curry and Matt Lauer appear on NBC News' TODAY show

Ann Curry 'Not Surprised' by Lauer Allegations

Ann Curry, the former Today show anchor, said "verbal sexual harassment was pervasive" during her time on the show – and said she is "not surprised" by the sexual misconduct allegations that led to the ouster of Matt Lauer

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Bannon Subpoenaed by House Panel in Russia Probe

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon refused to answers questions from the House Intelligence Committee about his time working for President Donald Trump, provoking a subpoena from the panel tasked with investigating Russian election inference

White House Hosts "Conversations With The Women Of America" Panel

Trump Is in Good Health, White House Doctor Says

President Donald Trump's doctor has recommend that he lose some weight, but said that the president is in excellent physical and mental health otherwise. "There's no indication whatsoever that he has any cognitive issue"

USA Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar Sentenced On Multiple Sexual Assault Charges

Abuse Victims Confront Larry Nassar in Court

One after one, gymnasts and other victims of a disgraced former sports doctor stepped forward in a Michigan courtroom Tuesday to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma Larry Nassar inflicted on them as children

A car dash cam captures a view of a meteor in Michigan

A 'Natural Meteor Fireball' Just Exploded Over Michigan

Social media lit up with videos showing a bright light blazing through the night sky above highways of southeast Michigan, and flashes of blue and orange over settled snow. Authorities said it was "a natural meteor fireball"

Police Arrest Parents After Escaped Child Calls 911 On Parents Who Kept 13 Siblings Restrained In Shackles

Thirteen Siblings Found Shackled in California

Authorities say an emaciated teenager led deputies to a California home where her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, with some of them malnourished and chained to beds. Police arrested the parents

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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Welcome Third Child

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West welcomed a baby girl via surrogate to their family early on Monday morning. This is the third child and second daughter for the celebrity couple, who are already parents to daughter North, 4 1/2, and son Saint, 2