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Fending off attacks from the left and the right, House GOP leaders begin the process of amending their American Health Care Act, which would replace Obamacare.
March 8, 2017
A school is teaching them to be electrical engineers — and to defy local stereotypes that engineering is a man's job.
March 8, 2017
The darkness on Liberty Island dramatically changed the look of one of the country's most iconic monuments — and led to speculation over the cause.
March 8, 2017
Emmanuel Macron, 39, is a former investment banker who's running as an independent. He says he wants to "make France daring again."
March 8, 2017
The House Republican health care proposal to replace Obamacare may not cut costs, increase choices or boost coverage in the end.
March 8, 2017
As president, Trump's called for — with no evidence — investigations into alleged wiretapping by Obama and some 3 to 5 million people he believes voted illegally.
March 8, 2017
More than 750,000 young people have registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Many, like college senior Daisy Romero, worry about their future in the U.S.
March 8, 2017
In 2011, Alabama passed what was considered the nation's strictest immigration law. Much of it was later struck down. Now, it offers a snapshot into the challenges ahead for the Trump administration.
March 8, 2017
Some health experts worry about what this trend means for chronic disease linked to obesity. Others see an upside: Diets often fail, but a healthy body image can lead to healthy outcomes.
March 8, 2017
Realizing that a mixed-race society can also uphold racism is crucial to a nuanced understanding of the challenge of recognizing and overcoming racism and bias.
March 8, 2017
To show the economic importance of women, organizers are encouraging them to take the day off from paid and unpaid labor and not to shop — except at women and minority owned and small businesses.
March 8, 2017
Since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from any possible investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia, Rod Rosenstein would have to pick up the task if confirmed.
March 7, 2017
A goal for many Republicans is to cut federal funding for health services at Planned Parenthood and divert those funds to public health centers. How ready are those centers to pick up that work?
March 7, 2017
International Women's Day has taken on a life of its own. Here's how it's celebrated around the world.
March 7, 2017
Brazil's recession was already of historic proportions. Today, government figures from 2016 confirm that it has grown even worse. Nearly 13 million Brazilians are unemployed.
March 7, 2017
The story of how that population grew so large is a long one that's mostly about Mexico, and full of unintended consequences.
March 7, 2017
It's part of an effort to combat a global movement that calls for cutting off economic ties in support of Palestinian independence. Israel has not explained how it will enforce the law.
March 7, 2017
A federal judge denied a request from the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River tribes to halt construction on the final piece of the pipeline in North Dakota.
March 7, 2017
President Trump has said immigration agents are singling out "bad ones" for deportation. So some Houstonians are asking why they took Piro Garcia, a Guatemalan who became an immigrant success story.
March 7, 2017
More than half of the 52 people exonerated of murder last year in the U.S. were black, an annual report found. The number of people exonerated also hit a record high for the third year in a row.
March 7, 2017

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