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The oceans are losing oxygen

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:46
Climate change is extending far beyond the threat of melting polar ice caps -- it's putting a dangerous stranglehold on life in oceans, too.

This undocumented mom won't go home tonight

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:42
Like parents around the country, Jeanette Vizguerra kissed her kids last night and sent them to bed. But unlike many moms, she may not be there when they get home from school today.

'American Horror Story' to get political

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:30
Will Donald Trump show up as a character on Season 7 of "American Horror Story?"

Restaurants and schools close for 'A Day Without Immigrants'

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:26
Washington, DC, restaurants and schools are preparing for a "Day Without Immigrants" protest Thursday, but so far, policymakers who live in the nation's capital haven't taken much notice.

US auto workers hate NAFTA ... but love robots

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 16:25
Sal Moceri gets visibly agitated at the very mention of the word "NAFTA." He think the trade deal killed the American Dream.

700,000+ strollers being recalled

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 16:13
Britax Child Safety Inc. has recalled 676,000 strollers due to a fall hazard, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Thursday.

3 kids were shot and killed in Chicago over 4 days

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:50
A Chicago girl hit by a stray bullet over the weekend died Wednesday from her injuries. She was one of three children fatally shot over a four-day period.

A woman replaces a slave owner at Yale

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:04
Who an institution memorializes says a lot about what it stands for.

Snapchat's IPO has a Twitter problem

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:57
One week after Snapchat's parent company filed paperwork for its long-awaited IPO, Twitter released yet another disappointing earnings report that tanked its stock.

US sees 'resurgence' of white nationalism

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:36
Across the country, flyers are showing up on college campuses.

Travel ban forces doctor to cancel life-saving surgery

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:35
By the time President Donald Trump signed an executive order in January to suspend travel for 90 days from seven countries of concern, Dr. Alireza Abdollah Shamshirsaz, a fetal surgeon at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women in Houston, had already scheduled a trip to perform life-saving operations on two pregnant women in Iran.

All-Star Game's glaring omission

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 12:16

The GOP is stuck on Obamacare repeal

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:16
The days of swift and decisive Obamacare repeal are long gone.

NASA solving 'space poop' problem

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:53
When hurtling through the cosmos, the last thing an astronaut wants to worry about is what to do when nature calls.

Trump's labor pick Andrew Puzder withdraws

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 07:20
Top Senate Republicans have urged the White House to withdraw the Andrew Puzder nomination for labor secretary, a senior GOP source said, adding there are four firm Republican no votes and possibly up to 12.

Mom in tears after she is denied stay in US

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:28
Undocumented Mexican immigrant Jeanette Vizguerra might be separated from her husband and four children.

Pentagon considers sending combat troops into Syria

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 02:37
The Defense Department is considering proposing sending conventional ground combat forces into northern Syria for the first time as part of an effort to speed up the fight against ISIS, CNN has learned.

Police warn about officer donation scam

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 23:00