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As a candidate, President Trump regularly criticized the Clinton Foundation for taking money from Middle East despots. But these donations are different.
May 21, 2017
This is Trump's first foreign trip as president, and he delivered the speech to leaders of countries from dozens of Arab and Muslim-majority nations.
May 21, 2017
The missile traveled approximately 310 miles, according to South Korean officials.
May 21, 2017
The fanciful dish was meant to impress nearly 400 years ago, so don't roll your eyes at photos of these pretty edibles: They're actually a time-honored tradition tinged with a bit of kitchen science.
May 21, 2017
Women are fueling a nationwide "resistance," and they're also fueling the campaign of Democratic newcomer Jon Ossoff, while Republican Karen Handel wins conservatives with her pro-life politics.
May 21, 2017
It's not the way things usually go. But at the time, Dr. Dilantha Ellegala felt he had no other options if patients were to get the help they needed.
May 21, 2017
Criticized for being affiliated with the alt-right, the social site Gab now reports 170,000 users. It has found a niche among some conservatives and others who feel stifled by Facebook and Twitter.
May 21, 2017
It's hard to know how schools of choice — charter or private — are performing. Researchers say that's precisely because they are schools of choice. But here's what we do know.
May 21, 2017
After decades of working on animal rights, some activists believe the movement has finally hit the mainstream, in part fueled by social media. It's changing American culture and the economy.
May 21, 2017
In 1848, a railroad worker survived an accident that drove a 13-pound iron bar through his head. The injury changed his personality, and our understanding of the brain.
May 21, 2017
On the season finale of Saturday Night Live, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson used the monologue to enlist Tom Hanks to be his 2020 running mate. A "crazy week" in news provided lots of fodder for the show.
May 21, 2017
In the final strides of a surprise win, Cloud Computing nosed ahead of Classic Empire to claim the second jewel of the Triple Crown on Saturday — upsetting the favorite, Always Dreaming.
May 20, 2017
The president spent the first day of his first foreign trip since being inaugurated in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, where Trump and his inner circle were guests of the Saudi king.
May 20, 2017
A Syrian refugee hopes his past as a tailor will help him build a new life for his family in America. His first commission is a wedding dress for a Muslim bride.
May 20, 2017
NPR's Michel Martin interviews Washington Post style editor Robin Givhan about the questionable new fashion curiosity — male rompers.
May 20, 2017
Amid a financial crisis, the Puerto Rican government has proposed cutting nearly $500 million from the university's budget. Students and faculty say it would cripple the leading institution.
May 20, 2017
Eddie N. Williams, who spent three decades running the first black think tank in Washington, has died at the age of 84.
May 20, 2017
National Review columnist Mona Charen, former radio host Charlie Sykes and Washington Examiner White House correspondent Sarah Westwood discuss how conservative circles reacted to this week's news.
May 20, 2017
President Trump kicks off his first foreign tour with a stop in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia.
May 20, 2017
Eighty-two school girls who had been held captive for more than three years by Boko Haram had a an emotional reunion with their parents on Saturday in Abuja, Nigeria.
May 20, 2017

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