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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

Congo calm after court upholds election win of…

Congo's capital was calm Sunday with residents attending church after the Constitutional Court confirmed the presidential election victory of Felix Tshisekedi

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The Latest: Authorities name suspect in family killings

Oregon authorities say a 42-year-old man killed four members of his family and was shot dead by sheriff's deputies as he tried to kill a girl

UK funeral held for Holocaust victims

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

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.

Iraqi prime minister visits Basra, months after unrest

Iraq's new prime minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, has visited Basra, a city that saw riots last summer over acute water pollution and crippling power outages

Pentagon Has Bad News About Its Bases

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...

Wall Street rallies

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

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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.

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

'Rambo,' 'Total Recall' producer Andy Vajna dies…

Andy Vajna, a Hungarian-American film producer who worked on several "Rambo" movies with Sylvester Stallone, "Total Recall" with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Madonna's "Evita," has died

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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

Ant returns to work with Dec

Ten months after his arrest for drink driving, Ant McPartlin has rejoined Declan Donnelly at the auditions.