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There's been a huge debate about immigrants in the U.S. illegally, but the administration is looking to cut the number of legal immigrants allowed into the country by half.
Aug. 2, 2017
The issue comes after the airline experienced a major IT outage in May that stranded tens of thousands of passengers.
Aug. 2, 2017
The "emergency diesel summit" in Berlin comes amid scandals about faked emissions testing data, collusion among carmakers and falling market share.
Aug. 2, 2017
Addiction treatment professionals are praising many of the recommendations of a White House commission on the opioid crisis. But some question the recommendation to declare it a national emergency.
Aug. 2, 2017
Only about a third of U.S. adults have advance directives in place to guide the care they receive if they become too ill to make their own medical decisions.
Aug. 2, 2017
Student deaths, mental health issues, stress and overwork, racial and ethnic tensions: These are just some of the challenges faced by Maria Klawe at Harvey Mudd College.
Aug. 2, 2017
Many people have never heard of pharmacy benefit managers. They're the companies that help insurers decide what drugs to cover and how much you pay for them.
Aug. 2, 2017
Attorney General Sessions was in Atlanta to promote a new crime-fighting agenda, but much of the attention was on President Trump's comment that police shouldn't be too nice to suspects in custody.
Aug. 2, 2017
All Trump has to do is let John Kelly take over, end the White House wars, focus on a unified agenda, repair relations with Congress and send a global signal to friends and adversaries alike.
Aug. 2, 2017
President Trump tweeted he would undo federal subsidies for congressional health care if the Senate didn't keep its focus on repealing Obamacare. But GOP leaders are still moving on to other issues.
Aug. 2, 2017
Vice President Pence wraps up a trip Wednesday to Estonia, Georgia and Montenegro. Pence has spent the four-day trip speaking out against Russia and affirming U.S. support for the tiny nations.
Aug. 2, 2017
Tuesday's decision by an appellate court is the latest win for proponents of maintaining federal protection of the animals.
Aug. 1, 2017
Investors expected a slowdown in iPhone 7 sales but they were up 1.6 percent year-over-year. Apple also enjoyed iPad and Mac sales well ahead of the overall industry for computers and tablets.
Aug. 1, 2017
Rescue crews have been combing the park since the couple was reported missing on Friday, but several rescuers have been overcome by the heat themselves.
Aug. 1, 2017
Government auditors can't determine if the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program costs too much because the program lacks adequate IRS oversight, according to testimony before Congress.
Aug. 1, 2017
Officials say attackers stormed the place of worship with guns and grenades, ultimately detonating a suicide vest. By the time the scene settled, dozens of people were also wounded.
Aug. 1, 2017
The law had meant that a minor without parental consent for an abortion could face a legal proceeding involving the district attorney, her parents and a person representing the fetus.
Aug. 1, 2017
The Senate has easily confirmed Christopher Wray to be the next FBI director, placing him atop the law enforcement agency after the ouster of former Director James Comey in May.
Aug. 1, 2017
Davino Watson was imprisoned as a deportable immigrant for 1,273 days, despite having U.S. citizenship. Now a court says he's not eligible for $82,500 in damages he was awarded.
Aug. 1, 2017
The Met delivered the Greco-Roman vase to New York prosecutors, who issued a warrant for it last week. A forensic archaeologist says the artifact was likely "unlawfully removed from Italian soil."
Aug. 1, 2017

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