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Trump Slams Environment Rules

Donald Trump promised to scale back President Obama's environmental regulations and called for faster development of U.S. energy resources in his most sweeping remarks on energy policy since entering the presidential race

Bernie Sanders speaks to a crowd gathered at the Phoenix Convention Center during a campaign rallyin Phoenix, Arizona on March 15, 2016.

Bernie Sanders’ End Game

Bernie Sanders faces a choice and a test: He could urge his ­supporters to join up with the broader party to help Hillary Clinton defeat Donald Trump. Or he could shift his insurgency into a full revolt. Sanders tells TIME what he wants in our new cover story

South Sudanese children play on March 20, 2016, in the containers on the church compound where, in October 2015, more than 50 men were locked inside a container and died. One 13-year-old boy survived.

Shipping Containers Used as Prisons in South Sudan

A new report from Amnesty International found that shipping containers are increasingly being used as ad-hoc prisons for government detainees, where the poorly ventilated containers can easily turn into ovens in the baking heat

As Long Lines In Airports Rise, TSA Struggles To Cut Waiting Times

Airline: 70K Missed Flights Due to Security Lines

More than 70,000 American Airlines passengers have missed their flights this year due to "excessive wait times," a company executive said. Over 40,000 checked bags were also delayed in TSA screening and did not travel on their scheduled flight

In Focus: Hiroshima Then and Now

Obama Set to Visit Hiroshima

Convinced that the time for this moment is right at last, President Barack Obama will become the first American president to confront the historic and haunted ground of Hiroshima. Obama will pay tribute to the 140,000 people who died

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally on May 25, 2016 in Anaheim, California.

Trump Reaches Enough Delegates for GOP Nomination

Donald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and sets the stage for a bitter fall campaign

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Crude Oil Prices Top $50 a Barrel

Crude oil prices topped $50 a barrel on two key indexes Thursday for the first time since November. Crossing the $50 mark breaks down a psychological barrier for traders who have worried about oil prices in recent month as the price of crude has dipped

Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., waves to the audience during the opening of "Startup Fest", a five-day conference to showcase Dutch innovation, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

Apple Proposed Buying Time Warner, Now Eyeing Netflix

Apple reportedly raised the idea of buying entertainment giant Time Warner at a meeting between the two companies late last year, but the notion never got off the ground. Apple may currently be more interested in acquiring a streaming video service

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe waits for President Obama to address members of the National Governors Association at the White House in Washington, D.C., Feb. 23, 2015.

Virginia Gov. Met Chinese Donor at Clinton's Home

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe invited the Chinese businessman whose donations to him have been named as a focus of Justice Department investigators to a 2013 fundraiser at Hillary Clinton's personal Washington, D.C., residence

Google Updates Its Logo

Google Wins Copyright Suit Against Oracle

A federal jury has sided with Google in a long-running legal battle with tech industry rival Oracle in a complex copyright case that was closely watched in Silicon Valley. Oracle had said Google stole some of its software to create Android

A US Navy FA-18 Super Hornet is seen from a KC-135 air refuelling tanker during 'Keen Sword', US-Japan military exercise above the South China sea on Dec. 9, 2010.

2 Navy Fighter Jets Collide Off North Carolina

Navy spokesman Ensign Mark Rockwellpate says two Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet jet fighters were on a routine training mission when they collided about 10:40 a.m. off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Four crew members were taken to the hospital