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After Crimea, is Alaska next? A petition on the White House website calling for just that has more than 37,000 signatures.
April 1, 2014
The Media Research Center says its survey shows that news stories on the nation's Spanish-language television networks are dominated by partisans on the left — and conservatives should be concerned.
April 1, 2014
The move by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas puts the already fragile peace talks in even more shaky territory. The move follows Israel's decision not release more Palestinian prisoners.
April 1, 2014
That means the White House met its original forecast, despite repeated and severe technical problems during the roll out of HealthCare.gov.
April 1, 2014
Hinting at lawmakers' frustration and the grilling that likely awaits GM CEO Mary Barra, the event is titled, "The GM Ignition Switch Recall: Why Did It Take So Long?"
April 1, 2014
YouTube is chock full of cats, gophers, dogs and chimps who are supposed to be dancing. But they're not. Biologists say the list of "true" dancers is extremely small. We're on it. But guess who else?
April 1, 2014
The lead author of a recent "breakthrough study" fabricated the data and is guilty of scientific misconduct, according to a Japanese research panel. The scientist says she will appeal the judgment.
April 1, 2014
The head of the International Air Travel Association says of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777: "We cannot let another aircraft simply vanish."
April 1, 2014
When the team was honored by President Obama on Tuesday, colorful outfielder Jonny Gomes came decked out in a red, white and blue flag jacket. The Sox gave the commander in chief a matching jacket.
April 1, 2014
The formal naval intelligence analyst is serving a life term for spying for Israel. This is not the first time his case has cropped up in the larger context of Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations.
April 1, 2014
Federally funded health clinics serve all comers, and people pay fees based on a sliding scale. That's one option for people who didn't sign up for health insurance on the exchanges.
April 1, 2014
The golf star has been experiencing back pains in recent weeks. He had surgery Monday to relieve pressure on a spinal nerve. The Masters tournament begins next week.
April 1, 2014
The new jerseys feature a familiar U.S. badge on the chest. But they depart from the previous models by using thick bands of the national flag's three colors.
April 1, 2014
A former top general of the People's Liberation Army has been indicted for his allegedly lavish lifestyle and investigators say there's evidence of wrongdoing at key military units.
April 1, 2014
Obesity docs say it's time for the Girl Scouts to ditch the processed, sugary cookies and find another way to raise money. But the tradition is deeply ingrained and has been around for a century.
April 1, 2014
You'd think that the popular kids don't get picked on, but as a teenager's social status rises, they're more apt to be bullied. Increased social combat may be to blame.
April 1, 2014
When you pull an April Fools' prank, the joke could be on you.
April 1, 2014
Medecins Sans Frontieres' new report called Greece's treatment of migrants not only a "violation of national, European and international standards, but also" harmful to people's health and dignity.
April 1, 2014
In his first show since a controversy erupted last week, Stephen Colbert poked fun at the media and himself, declaring that despite a #CancelColbert campaign on Twitter, "I'm still here."
April 1, 2014
The secretary general of the alliance says he's seen no evidence of such a move a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly promised a partial withdrawal.
April 1, 2014

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