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Congress has one job to do this month before its October recess: make a deal to keep the government funded past Sept. 30. But that hasn't happened yet.
Sept. 24, 2016
Reversing a previous decision, federal housing officials say San Francisco can set aside 40 percent of the 98 units in new affordable housing for seniors who live in certain rapidly gentrifying areas.
Sept. 23, 2016
The president warned that the bill could undermine government actions to fight government-sponsored terrorism and threaten the immunity that protects many U.S. citizens, including military, overseas.
Sept. 23, 2016
A new study found that a major reason for the gap in wages between black and white workers is what's left over after controlling for variables like education and experience.
Sept. 23, 2016
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump talk about increasing opportunities for coming generations. Some analysts say boosting economic growth would help, but the way there is complicated.
Sept. 23, 2016
When news broke last month the National Security Agency might have been hacked, suspicion fell on Russia. Now some analysts think an NSA insider might have been involved, wittingly or not.
Sept. 23, 2016
The Interior Department says Native Hawaiians can now choose whether to form a unified government, which could eventually enter into formal government-to-government relations with the U.S.
Sept. 23, 2016
The goal of curing all diseases 'in our children's lifetime' sounds a lot like hype. But is it?
Sept. 23, 2016
A report finds more than 30,000 migrants have voluntarily left Germany since January. The top three destinations were Albania, Afghanistan or Iraq.
Sept. 23, 2016
The new list consists of 10 more possible nominees, including a U.S. senator who has refused to endorse Trump.
Sept. 23, 2016
At least 50 First Nations and tribes signed a treaty Thursday opposing tar sands expansion plans that they view as "a collective threat to our Nations."
Sept. 23, 2016
One Cruz supporter said the move "just cements Trump as the unopposed alpha in the GOP and hangs Cruz's conservative resistance out to dry."
Sept. 23, 2016
Grønland har verdens højeste selvmordsrate. Og teenagedrenge er i højeste risikogruppe.
Sept. 23, 2016
Harry Selker has spent his life trying to come up with better ways to keep people from dying of heart attacks. Now he's intent on figuring out if a simple, cheap medication could be a game changer.
Sept. 23, 2016
The scene plays out under bright sunlight, from a vantage point that's a short distance away from the confrontation between Keith Scott and Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers.
Sept. 23, 2016
To stop open defecation, a U.N.-affiliated group takes villagers on a 'walk of shame.' But critics raise questions about the ethics of this approach.
Sept. 23, 2016
Remember the guy who built a special suit to live like a goat? He, too, won an Ig Nobel this year. The prize celebrates eccentric, often amusing research and accomplishments.
Sept. 23, 2016
Warplanes were pounding rebel-held areas of the northern city of Aleppo, and a group of volunteer search-and-rescue workers known as the White Helmets says its centers were targeted by airstrikes.
Sept. 23, 2016
Early voting is set to account for one-third of all votes cast this election. Does your state allow early voting? And how do the campaigns use this data? Find out with our complete guide.
Sept. 23, 2016
Expectations are high for the Democratic nominee, but she needs to come across as authentic and relatable instead of just a policy wonk.
Sept. 23, 2016

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