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  • Michael Flynn quit because he'd become 'lightning rod,' Conway says

    WASHINGTON – National security adviser Michael Flynn has resigned following reports he misled Vice President Mike Pence about contacts with a Russian ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • German shepherd comes away with big win at Westminster dog show

    NEW YORK – She’s no longer a Rumor at America’s top dog show.A German shepherd called Rumor, who jus ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Security Council strongly condemns North Korea missile test

    UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned North Korea late Monday over its latest ballistic missile launches and warned of “furthe ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Canada's Trudeau talks trade with Trump at White House

    WASHINGTON – A political odd couple, President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau resolutely played up their similarities at thei ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Judge denies request to halt Dakota Access pipeline work

    WASHINGTON – A federal judge on Monday refused to stop construction on the last stretch of the Dakota Access pipeline, which is progressing much faste ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • Israel leader's White House trip clouded in uncertainty

    JERUSALEM – Israel’s prime minister heads to Washington this week for a high-profile meeting with President Donald Trump that suddenly is clouded in u ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned late Monday night, following reports that he had misl ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Water level drops at threatened California dam; evacuees might not return home until it's repaired

    OROVILLE, Calif. – Nearly 200,000 people who were ordered to leave their homes after a California spillway threatened to unleash a 30-foot wall of wat ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Oklahoma Republican stands by calling pregnant women 'hosts'

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A Republican lawmaker from southeast Oklahoma who described a pregnant woman as a "host" is standing by his use of the term, saying hi ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • Library of Congress store removes misspelled Trump poster

    WASHINGTON – An inauguration poster of President Donald Trump that included a misspelling in a quote has been removed from the online store of the Lib ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:34 pm
  • WWII bomb defused in Greece; 70,000 evacuees head home

    THESSALONIKI, Greece – Authorities in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki said an unexploded World War II bomb found under a gas station was defus ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Adele sweeps Grammys with 5 wins; Bowie gets 5

    LOS ANGELES – Although Adele flubbed during her live performance at the Grammys, she walked away the belle of the ball: She took home five awards Sund ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Trump, Trudeau to discuss women in workforce

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will participate in a roundtable discussion about women in the workforc ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Thousands march in Mexico to demand respect, reject Trump

    MEXICO CITY – About 20,000 people staged a march through Mexico’s capital Sunday demanding respect for their country and its migrants in the face of p ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Social media fueling resistance to President Donald Trump

    NEW YORK – The revolution may not be televised – but it apparently will be tweeted. And Facebooked. And Instagrammed.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:20 am
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