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Take Two

Following a nighttime Capitol meeting, House Speaker Paul Ryan set the climactic House vote on their health care bill for Friday. White House officials told GOP lawmakers that President Trump had decided the time for talk was over

Vigil Held For Victims Of Terrorist Attack In London

London Stands Defiant After Parliament Attack

As millions of Londoners returned to work a day after a rampage that killed four victims and injured at least 30, British Prime Minister Theresa May had a message for other attackers: "We are not afraid"

Neil Gorsuch, Davin Nunes

White House Defends Nunes' Trump Briefing

The White House defended the House intelligence committee chairman's extraordinary decision to openly discuss and brief President Donald Trump on typically secret intelligence intercepts, even as Rep. Devin Nunes privately apologized to his congressional colleagues

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The NHL Is Headed to China

The National Hockey League officials are putting the finishing touches on a pair of exhibition games between the Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings for this September. The move comes as local Chinese officials and businessmen discuss investing in an NHL franchise

Rohingya Flee Into Bangladesh As Crisis Deepens

U.N. to Investigate Alleged Abuse of Myanmar's Rohingya

The U.N. Human Rights Council agreed to create an international fact-finding mission into alleged rights violations in Myanmar, particularly against the country's Rohingya Muslims, a stateless minority that has suffered decades of persecution in the western state of Rakhine

Search And Rescue On The Mediterranean With Proactiva Open Arms

Over 250 African Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean

A charity rescue boat's discovery of five corpses and two sinking rubber dinghies 15 miles from the Libyan coast suggests that more than 250 African migrants may have drowned in the Mediterranean. “It seems clear that they sunk,” the charity said

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Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jerseys Were Returned

Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots. The jerseys worn by Brady during this year's Super Bowl and the 2015 Super Bowl were returned to Gillette Stadium, the FBI announced.

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Rick Perry Thinks Texas A&M Election Was 'Stolen'

The Energy Secretary said he was initially proud of his alma mater for electing its first openly gay student body president. But when he found out another candidate initially won, Perry questioned whether he was disqualified in pursuit of "diversity"

Opponents of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines hold a rally as they protest US President Donald Trump's executive orders advancing their construction, at Columbus Circle in New York on Jan. 24, 2017.

State Dept. to Recommend Keystone XL Approval

Senior U.S. officials say the State Department will recommend approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing the way for the White House to formally approve it. The pipeline requires a presidential permit

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department K-9 officers search the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada after an employee received a suspicious phone call that led about 10 people to evacuate the building on February 27, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Suspect Arrested in Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

Israeli police say they have arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S. The investigation was carried out with the help of the FBI and police from other countries.


Scientists Can Reverse DNA Aging in Mice

Researchers have found a way to protect a mouse's DNA from the damage that comes with aging, and they’re ready to test it in people. A new study focused on an intriguing compound with anti-aging properties called NAD+

Donald Trump

Can President Trump Handle the Truth?

President Donald Trump has brought to the Oval Office an entirely different set of assumptions about the proper behavior of a public official, and introduced to the country entirely new rules for public debate. Read more in our new cover story