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  • At annual U.S.-Israel event, a new warmth but old differences

    WASHINGTON – Israeli leaders hoping President Donald Trump would be a rubber stamp for the Jewish state are hearing plenty of reassuring rhetoric at t ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Visit to White House grounds by intel chairman clouds investigation

    WASHINGTON – House intelligence chairman Devin Nunes went to the White House grounds to review intelligence reports and meet the secret source behind ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Q&A: Who'd gain from a Trump border wall? Hint: Not Mexico

    LOS ANGELES – As a billionaire developer, Donald Trump built casinos, luxe condo towers and lush golf courses. Now, as president, Trump aims to develo ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Price tag of North Carolina's LGBT law: $3.76B

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” isn’t hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • White House looks to bounce back after health care loss

    WASHINGTON – Regrouping after a rocky few weeks, the White House declared Monday that President Donald Trump doesn’t consider the health care battle t ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Campaign donation limits lifted in Illinois governor's race

    CHICAGO – Democratic businessman Chris Kennedy’s roughly $250,000 donation to his own campaign has lifted spending caps in what’s expected to be anoth ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:26 pm
  • Michigan, Flint to replace 18,000 lead-tainted water lines

    DETROIT (– Michigan and the city of Flint agreed Monday to replace thousands of home water lines under a sweeping deal to settle a lawsuit by resident ...
    March 27, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary cities must end

    WASHINGTON – The Trump administration is continuing its tough talk against "sanctuary cities," which shelter people living in the country illegally by ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:52 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Giuseppe Veneziano, candidate for District 156 School Board

    Name: Giuseppe VenezianoAge: 42Town: McHenryOffice sought: School Board District 1561. What skills, ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:45 am
  • AP Exclusive: 'Bathroom bill' to cost North Carolina $3.76 billion

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina's "bathroom bill" isn't hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will ...
    March 27, 2017 - 10:31 am
  • Blaming conservatives for failed health law, Trump signals new openness to Dems

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barac ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:12 am
  • Ripples from U.S. nuclear plant closings overwhelm small towns

    OAK HARBOR, Ohio – Living in the shadows of the Davis-Besse nuclear power plant’s cooling tower, which soars above Lake Erie in Ohio like an oversized ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:01 am
  • PHOTOS: Pictures of the Week

    Northwest Herald photographers and editors chose some of their favorite photos from the past week. ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:00 am
  • Drought-stricken Somalia battles hunger and cholera

    BAIDOA, Somalia – An emaciated woman writhes on her hospital bed, weakly waving her bony hand to create a current of air.
    March 27, 2017 - 12:57 am
  • Settler leader: Population growth is end of 2-state solution

    JERUSALEM – The number of Israeli settlers living in the West Bank has soared by nearly one-quarter over the past five years to over 420,000 people, a ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:57 am
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