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  • Russia, brushing off Obama, looks to friendlier Donald Trump

    HONOLULU – Stung by new punishments, Russia is looking straight past President Barack Obama to Donald Trump in hopes the president-elect will reverse ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Obama's last month: 'Obamacare' defense, Chicago speech

    HONOLULU – Eager to stop Republicans from destroying his signature health care law, President Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers will meet next wee ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Russia, brushing off Obama, looks to friendlier Donald Trump

    HONOLULU – Stung by new punishments, Russia is looking straight past President Barack Obama to Donald Trump in hopes the president-elect will reverse ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • U.S. gives detailed look at Russia's alleged election hacking

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. has released its most detailed report yet on accusations that Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election by hacking Ame ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • With Trump’s victory, GOP hopes to overhaul Medicaid

    ATLANTA – When President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January, Republicans will have the opportunity to pull off something they have wanted to d ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • U.S. punishes Russia for hacking presidential campaign

    HONOLULU – The U.S. struck back Thursday at Russia for hacking the U.S. presidential campaign with a sweeping set of punishments targeting Russia’s sp ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Officers killed in the line of duty rose in 2016

    The number of police killed in the line of duty rose sharply in 2016, driven by shootings of police around the country, most notably ambushes in Dalla ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Officers killed in the line of duty rose in 2016

    The number of police killed in the line of duty rose sharply in 2016, driven by shootings of police around the country, most notably ambushes in Dalla ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Weekly applications for U.S. jobless aid fall to 265,000

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, continuing a nearly two-year trend that suggests a solid job market.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Debbie Reynolds, 84, dies a day after daughter Carrie Fisher

    LOS ANGELES – Debbie Reynolds, who lit up the screen in “Singin’ in the Rain’ and other Hollywood classics despite a tumultuous life, has died a day a ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 1:09 am
  • Turkey, Russia consider cease-fire in Syria

    BEIRUT – Turkey and Russia are discussing a broader Syrian cease-fire after brokering the deal that evacuated rebel-held eastern Aleppo, Syrian opposi ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Trump takes credit for 8,000 jobs, talks with Obama

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – After weeks of giving very little facetime to the media, Donald Trump made a series of public statements Wednesday, applauding the ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • In parting shot, Kerry tears into Israel over settlements

    WASHINGTON – Secretary of State John Kerry tore into Israel on Wednesday for settlement-building, accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of draggi ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Donald Trump accuses Barack Obama of 'inflammatory' roadblocks

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – President-elect Donald Trump accused President Barack Obama on Wednesday of throwing up "inflammatory" roadblocks during the transi ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Israel: 'Ironclad information' White House behind U.N. rebuke

    JERUSALEM – Doubling down on its public break with the Obama administration, a furious Israeli government on Tuesday said it had received “ironclad” i ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:24 pm
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