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 Florida offshore oil drilling may be back on table

Florida offshore oil drilling may be back on table

 

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke listens during a Cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, D.C., on December 20, 2017.


January 20, 2018 - 02:05 GMT
 Paramedics called to treat Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor

Paramedics called to treat Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor

 

Sotomayor participates in taking a new family photo with her fellow justices at the Supreme Court building in Washington


January 19, 2018 - 20:50 GMT
 Comey to teach course on ethical leadership for College of William & Mary

Comey to teach course on ethical leadership for College of William & Mary

 

In this June 8, 2017, file photo, former FBI director James Comey speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.


January 19, 2018 - 15:23 GMT
 Everything You Need to Know About This Year's Women's March

Everything You Need to Know About This Year's Women's March

 

Demonstrators protest on the National Mall in Washington, DC, for the Women's march on January 21, 2017. Hundreds of thousands of protesters spearheaded by women's rights groups demonstrated across the U.S. to send a defiant message to US President Donald.


January 19, 2018 - 15:10 GMT
 For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

 

FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 file photo, anti-abortion demonstrators arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington during the March for Life, marking the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion. Organizers say Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to address the 2018 March for Life gathering, speaking live from the White House. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)


January 19, 2018 - 07:23 GMT
 Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies

Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies

 

FILE - This Feb. 4, 1979 file photo shows CIA Director Stansfield Turner. Stansfield A. Turner, who as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter oversaw reforms at the agency in the wake of the scandal uncovered by the Church Committee, has died. He was 94. Turners secretary, Pat Moynihan, confirmed to the Washington Post that Turner died on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at his home in Seattle but Moynihan did not disclose the cause. (AP Photo/File)


January 19, 2018 - 05:15 GMT
 Russia accuses Washington of leaking diplomats' bank details

Russia accuses Washington of leaking diplomats' bank details

 

National flags of Russia and U.S. fly at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow


January 18, 2018 - 23:50 GMT
 U.S. top court blocks redraw of North Carolina congressional maps

U.S. top court blocks redraw of North Carolina congressional maps

 

Security guards the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday June 25, 2015.


January 18, 2018 - 23:49 GMT
 Facing congressional inaction, states move to ban bump stocks

Facing congressional inaction, states move to ban bump stocks

 

A semi-automatic rifle, fitted with a so-called bump stock device to make it fire faster, sits on a table at the Washington State Patrol crime laboratory in Seattle. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has called for a ban on bump stocks. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)


January 18, 2018 - 23:37 GMT
 Denial of abortion leads to economic hardship for low-income women

Denial of abortion leads to economic hardship for low-income women

 

Women hold up signs during a women's pro-choice rally on Capitol Hill, July 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The rally was hosted by Planned Parenthood Federation of America to urge Congress against passing any legislation to limit access to safe and legal abortion.


January 18, 2018 - 22:59 GMT
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2018/01/19
Italian who survived Auschwitz as a child given top honor


2018/01/18
Russia accuses Washington of leaking diplomats' bank details


2018/01/17
Trump says Russia helping N.Korea skirt sanctions; Pyongyang getting close on missile


2018/01/16
DeVos Slams Bush, Obama Administrations Over Education Policy Agenda


2018/01/15
Trump Comments, Infuriating Africans, May Set Back U.S. Interests


2018/01/14
Hawaii False Alarm Hints at Thin Line Between Mishap and Nuclear War