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Syria's Assad embraces Putin in Russia

Amb. John Bolton reacts to the leaders holding bilateral talks in Sochi.

Blackburn: Trump sanctuary city order needs to be…

The Republican lawmaker reacts to a federal judge blocking the president's executive order and reports of sexual harassment payouts in Congress.

1st lawsuit filed over missing South Carolina seal

The first legal challenge has been filed following the discovery that more than a hundred South Carolina laws are missing the state seal

Former Virginia death row inmate granted parole

A Virginia death row inmate who had his sentence commuted to life in prison more than two decades ago has been granted parole

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The Latest: Informants helped locate accused cop…

Officials in Pennsylvania say tips from informants led them to a home where they arrested a man accused of fatally shooting a rookie police officer during a traffic stop last week

The Latest: Zimbabwe erupts with Mugabe's…

The Latest: Zimbabwe erupts with Mugabe's immediate resignation after 37 years in power

Sheriff: 6 dead in rural northern Illinois house fire

A county sheriff says six people have died in a house fire in rural northern Illinois

Andy Serkis expands 'Planet of the Apes' to video…

The actor/director brings his expertise in motion capture to Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier, an interactive story.

Pakistani policeman hits high note

A policeman in Pakistan has become famous after his singing became an online hit.

The New York Times - Cockatoos Rival Children in…

From The New York Times: Cockatoos prove adept at shape manipulation, outperforming most animals and even toddlers.By: By JAMES GORMAN and CHRISTOPHER WHITWORTH. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2hOt00J

A Mysterious Object Flying Past the Sun Is Our…

A mysterious asteroid detected speeding past the sun in October has been confirmed by scientists to be a visitor from outside our solar system, the first of its kind to be detected.

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KFC Selling $10,000 'Internet Escape Pod' (It's a…

Kentucky Fried Chicken is rolling out an “internet escape pod” where you can eat your chicken and talk to your friends face to face.

Michigan Rep. Conyers denies sexual harassment…

Michigan Rep. John Conyers has told The Associated Press that he hasn't settled any sexual harassment complaints with any staff members

Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent…

An Ohio man serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group wants his plea and sentence thrown out, arguing that he was mentally incompetent and was entrapped by the FBI

Dogs learn while they sleep, study says

Scientists in Hungary say they have measured brain activity in dogs which shows they learn during their sleep. Matthew Stock reports.

Technology gains and solid earnings push US…

US stock indexes are on track for new highs as the market starts with strong gains

People hurt in cosmetics factory explosions, fire…

Officials say the number of people treated for injuries after two explosions and a fire at an upstate New York cosmetics factory has topped 125

Turkey Poop Might One Day Power Your Home

Scientists want to use excrement from poultry as solid biomass fuel for heat and electricity.

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Iran-based hacker charged with trying to extort HBO

U.S. prosecutors say a member of an Iran-based hacking group tried to extort HBO out of $6 million in digital currency by stealing unaired episodes and scripts of hit shows like "Game of Thrones"