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  • Military acted properly on Benghazi, lawyer says

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. military acted properly on the night of the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, according to leaked testimony from a retired ...
    May 16, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • San Francisco talking with George Lucas about narrative arts museum site

    CHICAGO – A San Francisco Board of Supervisors member says the city has had preliminary discussions with George Lucas’ representatives about building ...
    May 16, 2016 - 10:03 pm
  • 8-justice Supreme Court dodges decision on birth control

    WASHINGTON – A short-handed Supreme Court dodged but kept alive a legal challenge Monday from faith-based groups over the Obama administration's rules ...
    May 16, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • 'Hamilton' star Lin-Manuel Miranda says 'immigrants get the job done'

    PHILADELPHIA – The creator of the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton" says it's a needed reminder during a heated political season that "immigrants get th ...
    May 16, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Donald Trump's questioning of the value of data worries Republicans

    ATLANTA – Donald Trump says he plans to win the White House largely on the strength of his personality, not by leaning heavily on complex voter data o ...
    May 16, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for May 16; Obama weighs in on Trump's vision

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 16, 2016 - 6:23 am
  • Post impeachment, Brazil's road ahead filled with challenges

    SAO PAULO – To say that Michel Temer faces huge challenges would be an understatement.Brazil’s 75-ye ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • NRA arm fights Nevada gun background checks

    CARSON CITY, Nev. – The National Rifle Association is using its muscle to fight a Nevada ballot question that would create a universal background chec ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Bomb experts carry out controlled explosion at Manchester United game at Old Trafford

    MANCHESTER, England – A bomb disposal unit carried out a controlled explosion at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on Sunday, after a suspect p ...
    May 15, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • On more than one issue, Donald Trump sounds like a Democrat

    NEW YORK – As he tries to charm Republicans still skeptical of his presidential candidacy, Donald Trump has a challenge: On several key issues, he sou ...
    May 15, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

    WASHINGTON – Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is ...
    May 15, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • Big rallies or quiet voters? Is Clinton low on enthusiasm?

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Rock concert rallies versus intimate town halls. Adoring groupies versus dutiful voters. Sweeping promises versus targeted proposal ...
    May 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Big rallies or quiet voters? Is Hillary Clinton low on enthusiasm?

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Rock concert rallies versus intimate town halls. Adoring groupies versus dutiful voters. Sweeping promises versus targeted proposal ...
    May 14, 2016 - 8:31 am
  • As fliers wait in security lines, government asks for patience

    WASHINGTON – Facing a growing backlash over extremely long waits at airport security, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson asked fliers "to be pati ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Democrats fear Sanders is undermining efforts to beat Trump

    WASHINGTON – Democratic Party leaders are upping the pressure on Bernie Sanders to drop his presidential campaign, alarmed that his continued presence ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:47 pm
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