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Migrants accuse Libyan coast guard

Migrants rescued from the Mediterranean accuse the Libyan Coast Guard of being involved in the abuses they suffered in Libya.

Fighting gun violence after shooting gives teens…

Survivors of a Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead are channeling their anger and sadness into action

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Students head to Florida capital to press for gun law change; acupuncture increasingly used as weapon in America's struggle with opioids; Canadian pair win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal.

Trump: Romney Will Be a 'Great Senator'

Mitt Romney and President Trump have traded their share of insults in the past, but they appear ready to let bygones be bygones: Trump endorsed Romney's Senate run Monday night, tweeting that the 2012 Republican nominee "will make a great Senator and worthy successor" to Sen. Orrin Hatch and has...

EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in…

European Union's top advocate says that Poland has infringed EU environmental law with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine Bialowieza Forest

Fleeing car crashes into tree during police chase, killing 2

Authorities say a suspected stolen car fleeing police in a high-speed chase crashed into a tree in Cleveland, killing two people in the vehicle

Hidden Details in Picasso Painting Reveal a Whole…

Researchers have uncovered something rather remarkable just below the painted surface of a Picasso. Nathan Rousseau Smith explains.

German Social Democrats voting on coalition pact with Merkel

Members of Germany's center-left Social Democratic Party have started voting whether to accept the coalition agreement negotiated by their leaders with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc on forming a new government

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Disney unions file federal complaint over promised bonuses

A coalition of unions at Walt Disney World Resorts has filed a federal unfair labor practices complaint accusing the company of holding its promised $1,000 employee bonuses hostage during contract negotiations

Stocks extend global recovery, dividends up too

World stocks were set for a sixth session of gains on Monday, extending a recovery from a selloff sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. As Sonia Legg reports, global dividends also rose 7.7 percent to an all-time high of $1.25 trillion last year boosted by a buoyant world economy and rising corporate confidence.

Home Depot beats Street 4Q forecasts

Home Depot tops 4Q net income and revenue expectations

Sheriff: Man helped give goat whiskey, cocaine

A man Georgia authorities say participated in forcing a goat to ingest whiskey and cocaine has been charged with aggravated cruelty to animals

In A Surprise Move, President Trump Endorses Mitt…

They've openly — and frequently — criticized each other.

Rescued migrants tell of abuse in Libya

On a rescue boat in the Mediterranean, an 18-year-old migrant from Guinea tells how he was held for ransom and tortured during the months he spent in Libya.

He Saves Our Electronics From the Dump, Now Faces Prison

Eric Lundgren is known for impressive and admirable feats, with his e-waste recycling company putting 14,000 cellphones in the hands of US soldiers abroad; the 33-year-old's company handles 41 million pounds of e-waste annually. Now, he's fighting a 15-month sentence. The Washington Post explains the jargony situation, which involves...

Lindsey Vonn's furry friends

Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn rescued three dogs after she suffered her second knee injury, and now, her canine friends support her wherever she competes.

New CEO denies prior knowledge of sex claims…

The new CEO of Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts says he was not aware of any of the sexual misconduct accusations against casino mogul Steve Wynn before they surfaced in a news report last month

Minnesota's $5 billion case over 3M chemicals…

The state of Minnesota is heading to trial in an effort to force manufacturer 3M Co. to pay $5 billion to clean up environmental damage caused by pollution

School shooting puts pressure on Florida…

Shooting puts pressure on Florida lawmakers to consider big gun-control package