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Saying Ted Cruz won through dirty tactics by spreading false rumors that Ben Carson was dropping out, Donald Trump threatened to contest the results after he placed second in the Iowa caucuses.
Feb. 3, 2016
CBS Corporation CEO Leslie Moonves is now executive chairman, following Redstone's resignation. Redstone, who is said to be ailing, is now chairman emeritus.
Feb. 3, 2016
Flint residents are still being billed for water that's unsafe to drink. Tens of thousands of petitions have demanded a moratorium on residents' drinking water bills.
Feb. 3, 2016
The car brand aimed at younger drivers has seen dwindling sales, with only 56,167 cars sold last year in the U.S., according to Toyota.
Feb. 3, 2016
So-called senescence cells no longer divide, but they secrete a mixture of chemicals that can trigger inflammation, which is involved in many age-related disorders. What if the cells were removed?
Feb. 3, 2016
NPR's Robert Siegel spoke with Joe McQuaid, publisher of the largest New Hampshire newspaper, the Union Leader. The conservative paper endorsed Gov. Chris Christie, much to the ire of Donald Trump.
Feb. 3, 2016
The fugitive New York real estate heir, featured in HBO's six-part documentary called The Jinx, is expected to go on trial for murder this summer in California.
Feb. 3, 2016
Veteran Philadelphia prosecutor Robert Zauzmer is heading up a key priority in the final year of Obama's presidency. He tells NPR he's seen too many unfair sentences levied for low-level offenders.
Feb. 3, 2016
The president's visit, which will also include a roundtable with Muslim community members, is intended to "reaffirm the importance of religious freedom" to life in America, the White House says.
Feb. 3, 2016
The National Academy of Sciences says the experimental procedure needs to be proven safe, and even then should only be tried with male embryos because of concerns about passing down genetic errors.
Feb. 3, 2016
The census showed no Christians in 1951. Today there are nearly 300,000. One reason: Some evangelical groups offer aid — desperately needed after the earthquake — and also seek converts.
Feb. 3, 2016
That's in light of the recent decision to lift restrictions on women in all combat positions. The two military leaders made the remarks at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing.
Feb. 3, 2016
The CDC reported the first case of sexually transmitted Zika virus in the U.S. related to the current outbreak. It's happened before. Here's what we know about how the virus could move between people.
Feb. 3, 2016
At Wednesday's hearing, lawyers for the convicted murderer are set to present an alibi witness and inconsistencies in cellphone data — issues with his case that were revealed by the popular podcast.
Feb. 3, 2016
Sundance may be just one part of a much bigger puzzle, but filmmakers of color say it has an important role to play.
Feb. 3, 2016
Ted Cruz emerged victorious from the Iowa Republican caucuses. But what happened between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders? Was it a win or a tie?
Feb. 3, 2016
The Kentucky Republican senator is suspending his campaign after a disappointing finish in Iowa to focus on his Senate re-election.
Feb. 3, 2016
The leaking well near Porter Ranch, Calif., has been spewing methane gas into the air for months now. The company already faces civil suits; now, prosecutors are filing misdemeanor criminal charges.
Feb. 3, 2016
"Simplistic or poorly constructed tests," says John King, "just take away from critical learning time."
Feb. 3, 2016
Intel is revealing more details about its diversity goals — the ones the chip maker has met and failed to meet — than any other Silicon Valley giant to date.
Feb. 3, 2016

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