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Donald Trump turned to Twitter again to lambast big automakers into building more cars in the U.S. Experts say the president has wide-ranging powers to restrict trade.
Jan. 7, 2017
Congress is back in session and at the top of Republicans' agenda is repealing Obamacare. Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan discusses efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Jan. 7, 2017
Now she knows they can. Mireille Kamariza, who grew up in Burundi, is a graduate student at Stanford, working on a promising new test to detect the TB bacteria.
Jan. 7, 2017
President Obama inherited an economy that was cratering, the worst recession since the Great Depression. Slowly, but surely, things have turned around. The job market is strong, but quickly shifting.
Jan. 7, 2017
With a Republican in the White House, the GOP and anti-abortion-rights supporters hope to succeed in defunding Planned Parenthood. But there's sure to be a fight, and the road ahead will be bumpy.
Jan. 7, 2017
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Jan. 7, 2017
You might say something eggstraordinary (sorry) happened on the North Sea island of Langegoog. Tens of thousands of little eggs containing toys washed ashore there, much to the delight of local kids.
Jan. 6, 2017
Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York says he's open to compromise, but wants to hold a hard line on protecting his party's priorities. And he's going to use the incoming president's words against him.
Jan. 6, 2017
The public version of the intelligence report on the investigation into Russia's interference in the U.S. elections concludes that Russia "aspired to help" Trump's election chances when possible.
Jan. 6, 2017
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says pregnant women with morning sickness shouldn't reach hastily for the pill bottle. Controversy over one medicine called Diclegis continues.
Jan. 6, 2017
Puri began acting in Indian art house cinema in the 1970s, and soon branched into British and American films, including Gandhi in 1982, and Charlie Wilson's War in 2007.
Jan. 6, 2017
Photos and videos show hundreds of men harassing young women. Some of them beat off the men with their shoes. And now India's women are protesting.
Jan. 6, 2017
In her last speech at the White House, First Lady Michelle Obama offers a hopeful and inclusive message to young people, including some who may feel snubbed by the incoming Trump administration.
Jan. 6, 2017
If the rift gets long enough, Antarctica will lose a chunk of ice the size of Delaware.
Jan. 6, 2017
House Democrats decided to interrupt the official Electoral College vote counting more than half a dozen times Friday, as outgoing Vice President Biden presided in his role as president of the Senate.
Jan. 6, 2017
Officials say a suspect is in custody following a shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida.
Jan. 6, 2017
The statue in front of a Japanese consulate, commemorating the plight of Korean women forced by the Japanese to work as sex slaves during World War II, has prompted Japan to withdraw its ambassador.
Jan. 6, 2017
Bonuses of $8,000 and a house were reportedly the price named by soldiers said to have taken over police stations in Bouake. Witnesses also reported gunfire in two other cities, Daloa and Korhogo.
Jan. 6, 2017
Tilikum was estimated to be 36 years old and had been in declining health for months. In 2010, he killed a SeaWorld trainer; a documentary about the incident led to outcry over orca captivity.
Jan. 6, 2017
The policy directs federal investigators to document or record an eyewitness' confidence in an identification at the moment the ID and encourages the use of "blinded" photo arrays of suspects.
Jan. 6, 2017

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