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Anti-Trump, pro-immigrant protests across U.S.

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 14:40

Crowds gather in Washington, Chicago, and elsewhere to register displeasure with the president-elect's plans.

Protesters blast Trump on civil rights

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 13:09

About 2,000 mostly black protesters rally in Washington to defend hard-won gains in voting rights and criminal justice.

AG Lynch: U.S. must hold cops accountable

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 12:10

Outgoing Attorney General Loretta Lynch defends the Justice Department's intervention in cases of alleged police abuse.

SpaceX launches first rocket since explosion

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 11:33

The Falcon is the first rocket to take off since a fiery launchpad explosion in September.

Seething House Dems press FBI over Russia

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 11:28

FBI Director James Comey won't say whether there is a probe of alleged contacts between the Trump campaign and Russia.

How religion will affect Obama's legacy

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 09:12

Obama has spoken about his Christian faith arguably more often and in greater detail than any other modern U.S. president.

Tamir Rice's mother upset over police probe

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 08:08

Samaria Rice is disappointed that a Cleveland cop will again avoid charges in the fatal shooting of her 12-year-old son.

Abbas warns of U.S. Israel embassy move

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 08:00

The Palestinian president says that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem would be a huge blow to hopes for Middle East peace.

Poland welcomes U.S. troops

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 07:19

"We waited for decades, sometimes feeling we had been left alone," the country defense minister said.

Cuba sees explosion in Internet access

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 07:07

Home Internet, which came to the country in a limited pilot program last month, has been a dramatic change in daily life.

D.C. Guard commander out mid-inauguration

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 07:03

Maj. Gen. Errol R. Schwartz will be removed at the precise moment Donald Trump becomes president.

Chicago pledges to improve after police report

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 06:29

City officials say the police department will be revamped following a scathing federal report on excessive force.

Backlash against Miss. city for MLK Day

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 06:16

The city of Biloxi, Miss., is facing strong criticism over its observance of "Great Americans Day."

Trump rips Lewis for questioning legitimacy

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 05:51

The Twitter comments came after Rep. John Lewis said, "I don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president."

SCOTUS to hear case over detention of Muslims

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 05:30

The court will hear an appeal of a lawsuit related to Muslims detained in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks.

What's motivating women to march in D.C.?

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 05:15

Gay rights, gun control, equal pay, reproductive freedom, and racial justice are among the focus of participants.

An older King's harsher words inspire activists

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 04:32

Martin Luther King stressed the need for economic justice much more stridently in the years before his death.

'Miracle on the Hudson' legacy: 70K slain birds

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 04:19

Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River.

GOP repeal of Obamacare enters high-risk phase

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 01:57

Republicans in Congress have already taken a first step toward repealing the law. Now comes the hard part.

Another storm heads for the icy Midwest

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 00:49

More freezing precipitation is expected to hit a region where thick ice is already glazing roads.