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Bitter cold sets in as winter storm wreaks havoc…

A major winter storm brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season and covered a large swath of the country in snow.

Tornado inflicts heavy damage in Alabama town

Homes, businesses, government offices and churches were among the buildings badly damaged or demolished when tornadoes struck central Alabama

After 2016 ruling, battles over juvenile lifer…

Three years after the Supreme Court offered a second chance to some 2,000 juvenile lifers, about 400 have been freed and hundreds more have shortened sentences

Greek protesters angry over Macedonia deal clash…

Protesters have clashed with police outside Greece's parliament during a rally that drew tens of thousands of people against the Greek-Macedonia name deal

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Pentagon: Our Bases Are Flooding

A new Pentagon report says wildfires, drought, and flooding fueled by climate change are threatening two-thirds of key US military bases, the Military Times reports. Posted online Friday, the report looks at 79 mission-critical installations across the Army, Air Force, and Navy, but not the Marine Corps. The report says...

UK funeral held for Holocaust victims

The remains of six unknown Auschwitz victims have been laid to rest more than

Major Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc in Northeastern U…

A major winter storm that has brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season covered a large swath of the U.S. in snow as it wreaked havoc on air travel and caused slick road conditions throughout New England Sunday.

Can The Royal Family Be Arrested? The Answer Is…

After Prince Philip was in a car accident that occurred near Sandringham Estate earlier this week, many in the UK and around the world are wondering, can royals be arrested? For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

Former CIA officer portrayed in 'Argo' film dead…

A former CIA technical operations officer who helped rescue six U.S. diplomats from Iran in 1980 and was portrayed by Ben Affleck in the film "Argo," has died

Americans take stock of shutdown's everyday…

The federal government shutdown is rippling into everyday life even for people who don't usually think their lives are closely tied to Washington.

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Wall Street rallies

U.S. stocks rose for a fourth consecutive week on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions. Roselle Chen reports.

Macedonia extends school break because of air pollution

Macedonia's government has ordered the winter break for students to be extended to Jan. 23 because of extremely high levels of toxic particles in the air in many cities throughout the country

Elizabeth Warren planning 1st trip to South…

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is making her first trip to early voting South Carolina since launching her exploratory bid for a possible 2020 presidential run

Yellow Vest Protests Continue For The 10th Week

In response to the protests, President Emmanuel Macron announced a three-month public debate aimed at helping French citizens express their opinions.

Landmark Air Force chapel suffering from leaks…

The landmark Cadet Chapel at the U.S. Air Force Academy is suffering from leaks and corrosion, so the school has drawn up an ambitious restoration project

Smaller class sizes not proven but teachers…

Most educators and parents see class size as an indicator of a quality education and have made it a priority in teacher strikes across the United States, but its effectiveness is still up for debate

Virginia investor tries to curb Dominion's…

Virginia investor Michael Bills is spending millions of dollars to try and weaken the political influence of Dominion Energy

Paying for funerals impossible for many poor…

Some relatives of people whose cremated remains were found among hundreds in a Detroit funeral home say they would have loved to bury them in marked graves but couldn't afford traditional funeral services

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Zimbabwe president to return home after deadly…

Zimbabwe's president says he will return, skip World Economic Forum after deadly turmoil

Deputies shoot man suspected of killing 4 family members

Authorities in Oregon say a man killed four members of his family and was shot dead by sheriff's deputies