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Hastert will now be federal inmate number 47991-424 at the Rochester Federal Medical Center in Minnesota. He was sentenced to 15 months in a case involving hush-money paid to cover up sexual abuse.
June 22, 2016
Few things make Republicans more upset than the Clintons. And after weeks of missteps, Donald Trump gave them something to cheer about.
June 22, 2016
It's called "Running (Refugee Song)." Keyon Harrold, the trumpet star and one of the composers, talks about the art of creating a song with a conscience.
June 22, 2016
After four or five of his patients died from opioid overdoses in one month, Craig Smith, a family doctor in Bridgton, Maine, realized he couldn't wait for someone else to offer addiction treatment.
June 22, 2016
The polls point to a close Brexit vote on Thursday. But the bookmakers, who've done better than the pollsters recently, say it's more likely that British voters will choose to remain in the E.U.
June 22, 2016
The Brazilian army says a soldier shot dead an escaped jaguar, shortly after the animal was displayed at a ceremony celebrating the Olympic torch in the Amazonian city of Manaus.
June 22, 2016
The U.K. is the largest source of foreign investments in the U.S. Representatives of state economic development teams weigh in on the possible impact of a "Brexit" on business in their states.
June 22, 2016
The presumptive Republican nominee for the White House lambasted rival Hillary Clinton for her government record and temperament. He even reached out to Bernie Sanders supporters to support him.
June 22, 2016
The House has not been gaveled into session yet, but some members are literally sitting on the House floor.
June 22, 2016
More than half of Republicans and Democrats now have "very unfavorable" views of the opposing party, continuing a trend that's been going on for decades.
June 22, 2016
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has changed his mind and will indeed run for re-election to the U.S. Senate.
June 22, 2016
Older siblings may be annoying know-it-alls, but research suggests they may also help younger siblings build up stronger immune systems. And that may help reduce the risk of asthma and allergies.
June 22, 2016
A U.S. judge in Wyoming said the Bureau of Land Management can't regulate hydraulic fracturing — because more than a decade ago, Congress specifically excluded fracking from federal oversight.
June 22, 2016
Kat and Gene hash out something they've been mulling over for a while: rep sweats, and that feeling of obligation that you have to root for something, because it's theoretically for you.
June 22, 2016
In front of more than 70,000 fans in Houston, Texas, the U.S. men's national soccer team was quite simply outmatched by the best team in the world.
June 22, 2016
One of the two midrange ballistic missiles launched Wednesday appears to be the most successful test yet.
June 22, 2016
Britain was an outward-looking nation that built the world's largest empire. But it's been turning inward and Thursday's vote on leaving the European Union could further shrink its international role.
June 22, 2016
Sure, their beautiful, multi-layered complexity has moved poets to weep. But the real answer is more practical: a bulb's gotta keep the baddies away. We get the lowdown from a chemist.
June 22, 2016
A new report suggests that many preschool teachers aren't getting the training they need to help students excel.
June 22, 2016
The United Kingdom's cultural makeup has shifted many times through the centuries, but for some struggling in England, latest changes are coming too fast.
June 22, 2016

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