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Clinton Foundation to alter donations policy

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 14:53

Bill Clinton says the foundation will no longer accept foreign and corporate donations if Hillary is elected president.


U.S. linked Iran payment with hostage release

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 14:16

The delivery of the $400 million in cash was withheld as leverage until Tehran permitted the Americans to leave the country.


How North Carolina could be a GOP disaster

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 11:00

Hillary Clinton's statistical edge over Donald Trump reflects positively for down-ticket Democrats Roy Cooper and Deborah Ross.


Big change coming to U.S. prison system

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:15

The use of privately operated facilities will be phased out and ultimately discontinued, the Justice Department says.


Push to fire 7 Chicago cops moves forward

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:13

The police superintendent accepts a recommendation to relieve the officers of duties over false reports in the shooting of a black teen.


Baton Rouge paper's message to Obama

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:47

The city's largest newspaper calls out the commander in chief for his two-week vacation on Martha's Vineyard.


Firenadoes threaten thousands in California

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:21

Tornado-like flaming vortexes, or "firenadoes," are sent spinning into the air by the wildfire's intensity.


Photo of child captures horror of Syria siege

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:03

Covered in soot and blood, his image has sparked outrage online over a humanitarian disaster.


Trump’s staff shakeup: Good or bad for him?

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 06:53
An analyst compares the campaign’s new regime with the old — and uses the infamous Cinco de Mayo taco bowl incident as an example.

Report: Lochte, U.S. swimmers 'fabricated' story

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 06:08

Ryan Lochte and three of his U.S. Olympic swimming teammates fabricated the story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, according to an ABC report.


Uber's self-driving cars taking passengers

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 05:59

The ride-hailing service will put autonomous Ford Fusions to work on the streets of a major U.S. city soon.


State's biggest housing crunch since Katrina

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 03:27

Thousands of people across southern Louisiana have been displaced by catastrophic flooding.


Why GOP leaders should cut Trump loose

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 01:00

Ron Paul's voters didn't become party loyalists. Neither did Ted Cruz's. And Trump's won't, either.


2 U.S. swimmers pulled off Rio flight

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 17:22

Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger were told they can't leave Brazil  until they provide testimony about an alleged robbery.


New revelations about Trump campaign chair

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 15:52

“It would be very hard to look at this entity and say it was not directed by the then Ukrainian government,” said Adrian Karatnycky, a Ukraine expert.


TV host’s awkward exchange with Trump aide

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 15:35

Michael Cohen, an attorney with the Trump organization, boasted that he “controlled the interview” with CNN’s Brianna Keilar.


La. flood victims may get improved FEMA trailers

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 14:41

The new manufactured housing units will be a significant upgrade from the toxic trailers used during Hurricane Katrina.


Trump receives first classified briefing

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 14:02

The Republican presidential nominee brought along some of his top advisers to the meeting, including New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.


Steinem: Trump is the candidate of 'hatred'

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 13:25

"It is unprecedented that we have had someone with so little experience" running for president, the feminist icon tells Katie Couric.


Looting prompts curfew in flooded Baton Rouge

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 11:26

Sheriff Sid Gautreaux seeks an executive order after at least 14 people are arrested following historic floods.


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