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Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright dies at 88

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:19

Edward Albee ushered in a new era of American drama with “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” and “Three Tall Women.”

Man who shot at George Zimmerman guilty

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 15:13

Matthew Apperson, 37, is convicted of attempted second-degree murder for firing at the ex-neighborhood watch volunteer.

Powell discussed secret Israeli nukes in email

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 15:05

The retired U.S. Army general discussed the Jewish state’s nuclear weapons capability with a friend, saying it has 200 warheads.

Black leaders denigrate Trump over ‘birther’ flip

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 14:29

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus were outraged, and one called the GOP nominee a “cheap racist.”

Trump: Obama was born in the U.S.

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 09:35

At an event, the GOP candidate said, "President Barack Obama was born in the United States, period."

NBA owner offers Trump $10 million

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 09:30

Shortly after Trump called him "not smart enough," Mark Cuban said be would pay the candidate in exchange for a four-hour interview.

Trump: Obama was born in the U.S.

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 09:18

At an event, the GOP candidate said, "President Barack Obama was born in the United States, period."

Clinton to Trump: You owe Obama an apology

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 06:18

The Democratic candidate slams her opponent for his role in the birther controversy that sparked questions over the president’s birthplace.

Power of love: Dion talks life after loss

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 06:02

The biggest song of Céline Dion’s career, “My Heart Will Go On,” almost didn’t, in fact, go on, the superstar explains.

Last 100 Days: Obama's transparency record

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 01:00

He came into office in 2009 promising "the most transparent administration in history."

Trump rekindles Obama birther controversy

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 16:39

The Republican nominee remains unwilling to say that President Obama was born in the United States.

U.S. soccer star kneels again during anthem

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 16:30

Megan Rapinoe continues her Colin Kaepernick-inspired protest before a U.S. national team match.

House committee’s damning Snowden report

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 15:20

A group of lawmakers paints the former NSA contractor as a disgruntled employee who compromised our national security.

Recall issued for 1M Samsung Note 7 phones

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 14:40

U.S. regulators step in on a formal recall following reports that a few dozen devices exploded or caught fire.

Upbeat Clinton returns to campaign trail

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 12:29

The Democratic nominee says she is "doing great" after taking three days off to battle pneumonia.

Trump promises large tax cuts if elected

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 12:00

The GOP candidate says his economic plan would create 25 million new jobs over the next 10 years.

Was 'deplorables' a Clinton trap for Trump?

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 11:13

The Democratic nominee has kept at the theme, even as Donald Trump uses it to criticize her.

Trump promises historic economic growth

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 11:03

The GOP candidate's target growth rate echoes the one once offered by former rival Jeb Bush.

Trump Jr. fires off ‘gas chamber’ remark

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 10:05

The candidate’s son accuses the press of being Clinton’s “No. 1 surrogate,” warning what it would do if Republicans acted the way she does.

Simple reason big banks could fail again

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 09:58

New factors are creating risks in the markets that regulators didn’t foresee when addressing the 2008 wipeout, experts say.