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2 train sideswipe after 'minor' derailment

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:41
An Amtrak train traveling from Boston to Washington D.C. had a "minor" derailment as it passed through New York Penn Station on Friday morning, Amtrak said in a statement.

Rick Perry weighs in on Texas A&M's gay student president, and people are wondering why

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:04
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has weighed in on the student body election of his alma mater, questioning whether Texas A&M's first openly gay student body president legitimately earned the title.

Soccer helps the lost find a place to belong

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:01
Street Soccer Scotland gathers the homeless, mentally ill and addicted for weekly soccer games. Along with bonding, players get help finding housing and treatment.

House won't vote on health care Thursday

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 14:58
The House will not vote on the Republican health care bill Thursday, a GOP aide said, further putting efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare in jeopardy.

Opinion: If GOP wins on health care bill, women lose

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 13:07
Trump may be willing to gamble away benefits for a win, but the women and men of the House and Senate have an opportunity to put people, including millions of women, above party.

Deputy performs rescue of jet skiers in path of cruise ship

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:33
College students Skylar Pentasuglia and Allison Garrett screamed in panic and swam for their lives as a 130,000-ton cruise ship bore down on them and their capsized jet ski.

Jay Z thinks he's found the perfect suitcase

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:22
Not many successful businesses start with a luggage fail.

She's leading the march against revenge porn

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:12
Leah Juliett was 15 years old when nude photos of her first leaked online. It was 2012; at the time, there wasn't a name for what happened to her.

U.S. workers most at risk from robots

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:56
Millions of workers around the world are at risk of losing their jobs to robots -- but Americans should be particularly worried.

Source: ICE is targeting 'sanctuary cities' with raids

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:14
Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been targeting so-called "sanctuary cities" with increased enforcement operations in an effort to pressure those jurisdictions to cooperate with federal immigration agents, a senior US immigration official with direct knowledge of ongoing ICE actions told CNN.

Federal judge who blocked Trump's travel ban gets threats

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 09:03
A Hawaii federal judge who ruled against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban has been the target of threatening messages, the FBI says.

Which Republicans are opposing the Obamacare repeal bill?

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 03:40
The House Republican bill to repeal Obamacare hangs in a delicate balance as concerned GOP lawmakers publicly come out to express their opposition to the legislation.

Inside a district that could make or break the vote

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 02:56
When it comes to the fate of the GOP's health care bill, no district is more important than this swath of eastern Colorado.

American tourist among 3 killed in London attack

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 02:10
The three people killed in the London terror attack were a veteran policeman, a teacher and an American tourist.

Freedom Caucus member still a 'no' on GOP health bill

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 01:37
Rep. Mo Brooks as of Thursday evening remained a holdout on the GOP health care bill, which he decried as a "massive Republican welfare plan."

A year ago, North Carolina passed America's first bathroom bill. It's still feeling the pain.

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 00:52
A look at the cost of HB 2 to the state. And how, undeterred, other states are still pushing on with their own bills.

Veteran police detective among victims in Wisconsin shootings

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 23:23
A 18-year law enforcement veteran. A longtime bank manager and one of her co-workers. A lawyer at a small firm.

JCC bomb threats: Teen suspect arrested in Israel

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 23:23
A Jewish teenager was arrested Thursday in connection with a series of bomb threats that have rattled Jewish institutions and community centers across the United States and other countries, Israeli police said.

Revised GOP health bill more costly, but doesn't insure more people

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 22:58
Recent revisions to the Republican health care bill means it would cost more, and still leave 24 million fewer people insured by 2026, new estimates from the Congressional Budget Office show.