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Smoky and floral brews can provide a kick of flavor to desserts, especially when blended with chocolate. Pastry chef Naomi Gallego shows us a few tricks for surprising the palate with tea.
July 07, 2015
Proponents of a bill that would let doctors give dying people lethal prescriptions ran into opposition from Latino Democrats. Backers say they're not through trying for approval.
July 07, 2015
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says his department would investigate any sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby — even past the statute of limitations.
July 07, 2015
The man who provides the voice of Mr. Burns and many other characters had threatened to leave the show, which is heading into its 27th season.
July 07, 2015
Authorities investigating the troubled state investment fund traced nearly $700 million into Prime Minister Najib Razak's bank accounts, The Wall Street Journal reports.
July 07, 2015
The fighter jet was based at Shaw Air Force Base and had been flying close to Joint Base Charleston at the time of the collision. The F-16 pilot safely ejected.
July 07, 2015
All told, more than half a million Americans used heroin in 2013, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That represents a nearly 150 percent increase since 2007.
July 07, 2015
They like to cast themselves as Boy Scouts, but dress as police and often resort to violence to quell dissent in the run-up to a controversial election. A rare interview with one militia member.
July 07, 2015
Fast-food restaurants are often demonized as the epitome of unhealthfulness. But a study suggests sit-down joints may be no better when it comes to sodium, saturated fat and the risk of overeating.
July 07, 2015
A high school perched on a steep mountain in Israel has made a remarkable turnaround.
July 07, 2015
The White House is announcing a series of moves, including installing more solar energy units in federally subsidized housing, low cost loans for home owners and a program to help renters.
July 07, 2015
A federal judge unsealed the deposition saying that comedian Bill Cosby has become a "public moralist" and as such gave up his right to privacy in this matter.
July 07, 2015
A comparison of women in 547 counties found that getting more women in for screening mammograms doesn't lower death rates from breast cancer. More small cancers were found.
July 07, 2015
Tuesday's vote was widely seen as a formality; the S.C. Senate had voted 37-3 to advance the bill after its second reading Monday. The issue will now head to the House.
July 07, 2015
The WBO title will now go to Timothy Bradley Jr., who had been named the interim title holder after he won a June 27 fight.
July 07, 2015
European leaders were scheduled to meet to discuss the Greek debt crisis. Meanwhile, the French and German leaders called on Greece to present "precise proposals" to try to find a way forward.
July 07, 2015
Western powers and Iran said they will not be pressured into accepting a bad deal by a deadline. The two sides had already extended a previous deadline for a final deal in June.
July 07, 2015
Jennifer Glass was a newlywed when she was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. "I'm doing everything I can to extend my life," she says, while advocating for a right-to-die law in California.
July 07, 2015
Tunde Wey wanted to share the food of his West African childhood. So he crossed the U.S. by bus, hosting pop-up dinners along the way. But Wey, like many immigrants, found success can unravel quickly.
July 07, 2015
The women who completed months of tough training say they're ready to serve in ground combat. Now they await results of a study and a Marine Corps decision about whether they'll be permitted to do so.
July 07, 2015

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