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Embattled GOP Senate Candidate In Alabama Judge Roy Moore Continues Campaigning Throughout The State
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Roy Moore's Wife Goes on Offense

Kayla Moore, the wife of embattled Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore, defended her husband, and vowed, "I will not stop until they lay me in that box in the ground." She also insisted he will never step down

Ben Affleck signs autographs for fans as he departs Ed Sullivan Theater after his taping of 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 'on November 16, 2017 in New York City.

Stephen Colbert Puts Ben Affleck in the Hot Seat

The Late Show host grilled Ben Affleck on his long collaboration with Harvey Weinstein as well as his own allegations of sexual harassment. The exchange prompted the Justice League star to reply, "This is a comedy show, correct?"

Nancy Pelosi Holds Her Weekly Press Conference At The U.S. Capitol

Pelosi: Impeaching Trump a Waste of Time and Energy

The House Democratic Leader said focusing on removing President Trump from office isn't productive because "he's just not that important." She said instead, Democrats need to focus on "the well-being of American families"

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Scientists Measure How Glaciers Will Affect Cities

Scientists can now evaluate how much an individual glacier or ice sheet melting will contribute to rising sea levels in port cities around the world, according to new research. New York, for example, will be most affected by the northeastern part of the Greenland ice sheet

The Paley Center For Media Presents: Transparent: An Evening With The Pfeffermans

Jeffrey Tambor Denies Accusations by Co-Star

An actress on "Transparent" says the show's star Jeffrey Tambor pressed his body against hers in a sexually aggressive manner and made inappropriate and unwanted sexual statements on the set of the show

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Trump's Approval Rating Just Hit Yet Another New Low

President Donald Trump's approval rating is hovering at around 41%, according to one poll — a new low. Trump's popularity continues to fall: in September, the same poll said that 45% of Americans approved of the job he was doing

Pipeline fears run deep among some landowners in East Texas

Keystone Pipeline Leaks 210,000 Gallons of Oil

Part of the Keystone pipeline was shut down after 210,000 gallons of oil leaked in South Dakota, the pipeline’s operator said. The spill comes just days before officials in Nebraska will vote on whether to extend the pipeline through their state