Trump appears to back off his demand for $5B for…

Days of impasse over funding for a southern border wall appears to have ended with Trump signaling he's open to a deal

HHS Relaxes Vetting Process For Migrant Children…

The Department of Health and Human Services is eliminating its fingerprint requirement for the households of potential sponsors.

Vladimir Putin Calendar Is Japan's Top Seller

The 66-year-old Russian leader has a 2019 calendar that’s selling like hotcakes.

Rallies banned in Congo's capital city days before elections

Days before Congo's historic elections, the government has banned campaign rallies in the capital city, citing security concerns

Colbert jokingly claims severance denied to ex-CBS boss

Late-night host Stephen Colbert jokingly lays claim to at least half of the $120 million severance that the CBS board declined to pay ousted CEO Leslie Moonves

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US and Mexico Contributing Billions In Effort To…

The two countries will commit a combined total of roughly $35 billion to reduce migration from Central America.

430,000 flee Cameroon's restive Anglophone areas, says group

An international refugee agency says that more than 430,000 people have fled violence in Cameroon's restive English-speaking regions and are hiding in rural areas with few resources

Taliban say talks focused on US withdrawal from…

The Taliban say their latest talks with the U.S. envoy on the war in Afghanistan focused on the withdrawal of NATO troops, the release of prisoners and halting attacks on civilians by pro-government forces

Trump's School Safety Panel Targets Discipline…

The panel was created after the Parkland shooting sparked calls for gun control. But that issue was notably absent from the panel's recommendations.

10 detained in Estonia over massive money laundering

Ten former employees of the Estonian branch of Danske Bank have been detained in connection with a probe into a major money laundering scandal that allegedly involved money from Russia and former Soviet states.

US cybersecurity firm: Hackers stole EU…

A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers have spent years eavesdropping on the diplomatic communications of European Union officials

Florida Election Official Sues Governor Over…

Brenda Snipes reportedly planned to resign as Broward County's elections supervisor. But when Gov. Rick Scott suspended her, she sued.

Panel explains ruling on proposed Indiana abortion clinic

Indiana officials say they rejected a nonprofit's request to open an abortion clinic in South Bend because necessary information wasn't disclosed on an application

US stocks rise before Federal Reserve meeting…

US stocks are rising as energy companies benefit from a small rebound in oil prices following a huge loss the day before

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Flynn, Cohen, Manafort: Where Key Players Stand…

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has prompted guilty pleas from three people in President Trump's inner circle.

Do's and don'ts of helping loved ones pay medical…

Holiday Help: The do's and don'ts of helping loved ones and friends pay off their medical bills

AP Investigation: Migrant kids held in mass…

An Associated Press investigation finds that most of the 14,300 migrant children in government care have been placed in large detention centers and residential facilities where they spend nights with more than 100 kids _ and sometimes several thousand.

White House Backs Off Threat To Shut Down…

The Trump administration was demanding $5 billion for a border wall, but now it says it's considering other funding options.

Trump suggests US troops no longer needed in Syria

President Donald Trump is suggesting that U.S. troops do not need to remain in Syria

Saudi-led coalition bombs air base in Yemen's…

The Saudi-led coalition has bombed an air base in Yemen's rebel-held capital, as a local cease-fire holds around the Red Sea port city of Hodeida

Sentencing For Michael Flynn Delayed Again

Michael Flynn was set to be sentenced Tuesday, but with the possibility of his cooperation continuing, the judge urged the defense to delay.

US home sales rose 1.9 percent in November

US home sales increased in November for the second straight month, but sales plummeted 7 percent from a year ago

Former Merkel rival hints at interest in German…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says chancellor has no plans to reshuffle Cabinet after a one-time rival hinted he'd be interested in joining the government

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Martha McSally Tapped To Fill John McCain's…

McSally's appointment comes a little more than a month after she lost out on Arizona's other U.S. Senate seat.

Mexican president wants US to grant more work visas

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he hopes to negotiate more U.S. work visas for Mexicans and Central Americans

US sportswear traced to factory in China's…

At internment camps where China forces up to 1 million ethnic minority Muslims to give up their language and religion, detainees are sewing sportswear that can end up on US university campuses and sports teams

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Taliban say talks focused on US withdrawal from…

The Taliban say their latest talks with the U.S. envoy on the war in Afghanistan focused on the withdrawal of NATO troops, the release of prisoners and halting attacks on civilians by pro-government forces

HHS Relaxes Vetting Process For Migrant Children…

The Department of Health and Human Services is eliminating its fingerprint requirement for the households of potential sponsors.

Vladimir Putin Calendar Is Japan's Top Seller

The 66-year-old Russian leader has a 2019 calendar that’s selling like hotcakes.

US and Mexico Contributing Billions In Effort To…

The two countries will commit a combined total of roughly $35 billion to reduce migration from Central America.

Colbert jokingly claims severance denied to ex-CBS boss

Late-night host Stephen Colbert jokingly lays claim to at least half of the $120 million severance that the CBS board declined to pay ousted CEO Leslie Moonves

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US cybersecurity firm: Hackers stole EU…

A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers have spent years eavesdropping on the diplomatic communications of European Union officials

Trump's School Safety Panel Targets Discipline…

The panel was created after the Parkland shooting sparked calls for gun control. But that issue was notably absent from the panel's recommendations.

Florida Election Official Sues Governor Over…

Brenda Snipes reportedly planned to resign as Broward County's elections supervisor. But when Gov. Rick Scott suspended her, she sued.

Panel explains ruling on proposed Indiana abortion clinic

Indiana officials say they rejected a nonprofit's request to open an abortion clinic in South Bend because necessary information wasn't disclosed on an application

The Latest: Senate to vote Wednesday on stopgap…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he'll be introducing a stopgap measure to continue funding the government until Feb. 8 to avert a government shutdown

Flynn, Cohen, Manafort: Where Key Players Stand…

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has prompted guilty pleas from three people in President Trump's inner circle.

White House Backs Off Threat To Shut Down…

The Trump administration was demanding $5 billion for a border wall, but now it says it's considering other funding options.

US stocks rise before Federal Reserve meeting…

US stocks are rising as energy companies benefit from a small rebound in oil prices following a huge loss the day before

Do's and don'ts of helping loved ones pay medical…

Holiday Help: The do's and don'ts of helping loved ones and friends pay off their medical bills

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Sentencing For Michael Flynn Delayed Again

Michael Flynn was set to be sentenced Tuesday, but with the possibility of his cooperation continuing, the judge urged the defense to delay.

Martha McSally Tapped To Fill John McCain's…

McSally's appointment comes a little more than a month after she lost out on Arizona's other U.S. Senate seat.

Trump suggests US troops no longer needed in Syria

President Donald Trump is suggesting that U.S. troops do not need to remain in Syria

AP Investigation: Migrant kids held in mass…

An Associated Press investigation finds that most of the 14,300 migrant children in government care have been placed in large detention centers and residential facilities where they spend nights with more than 100 kids _ and sometimes several thousand.

Flynn Associates Charged With Secretly Working…

Bijan Kian and Ekim Alptekin are facing charges for allegedly working in the U.S. on behalf of the Turkish government.

Trump Approves Another Round Of Payments For US…

According to the USDA, President Donald Trump authorized a second and final round of trade mitigation payments.

US home sales rose 1.9 percent in November

US home sales increased in November for the second straight month, but sales plummeted 7 percent from a year ago

Saudi-led coalition bombs air base in Yemen's…

The Saudi-led coalition has bombed an air base in Yemen's rebel-held capital, as a local cease-fire holds around the Red Sea port city of Hodeida

Mueller Releases Key Memo Before Flynn's…

Hours before a judge will sentence Michael Flynn for lying to the FBI, Robert Mueller released a key memo about those lies.

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Russian Meddling Targets African American Voters…

Two Senate-commissioned reports revealed that African American voters were among the biggest targets in Russian disinformation campaigns.

Mexican president wants US to grant more work visas

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he hopes to negotiate more U.S. work visas for Mexicans and Central Americans

Former Merkel rival hints at interest in German…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says chancellor has no plans to reshuffle Cabinet after a one-time rival hinted he'd be interested in joining the government