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Trump's Remarkable Immigration Meeting

The president let the cameras roll as he negotiated a DACA deal with Congress. True to form, he said yes to everyone but left lawmakers without the direction they sought.<p>There was nothing more President Trump could have done to more clearly illustrate the vexing politics of the immigration debate …

Police chief arrested in undercover child sex sting

<b>(CNN) —</b> The online ad was pretty blunt: "Dominate [sic] male police officer seeks fun, discreet, sub playmate -- m4w."<p>Before long, that officer got a response from a purported 14-year-old girl. And the age didn't dissuade him, authorities said.<p>"... everyone has to have a first time," the officer …

Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton warned Thursday that President Donald Trump has unleashed a level of hate and vitriol that is "incredibly …

AP FACT CHECK: Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

WASHINGTON (AP) — Announcing that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, President Donald Trump misplaced the blame for what ails the …

Captured American ISIS fighter now facing trial in US

To the Kurdish peshmerga forces patrolling northern Iraq in March 2016, Mohamad Khweis looked for all the world like an Islamic State suicide bomber. They certainly didn't peg him as a bus driver from the wealthy suburbs of Washington, D.C.<p>As they saw him approach from the stretch of no-man's land …

Portland suspect in courtroom rant: ' You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism!'

<i>Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version had the wrong day for Jeremy Joseph Christian's court appearance. Christian appeared in court Tuesday.</i><p>PORTLAND, Ore. — A man facing murder charges after he allegedly fatally stabbed two people and injured another on a Portland light-rail train has a …

Study: 71 Percent of Job Seekers Are Not Earning More Money Because They Forget to Do This

Putting this into action may potentially increase your salary by 11 to 20 percent.<p>If you've been recently promoted or accepted a new position, chances are you didn't ask for enough money.<p>According to new research by Jobvite, the leading analytics-driven recruiting platform, "only 29 percent of job …

Trump accuses 'fake news' media of making up sources

President Donald Trump on Sunday morning accused news outlets of fabricating stories and making up sources.<p>In a series of tweets, the president said he believed the leaks coming from his administration are actually "fabricated lies."<p>"It is my opinion that many of the leaks coming out of the White …

G.O.P. Senators Pull Away From Trump, Alarmed at His Volatility

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, increasingly unnerved by President Trump’s volatility and unpopularity, are starting to show signs of breaking away from him as they try to forge a more traditional Republican agenda and protect their political fortunes.<p>Several Republicans have openly questioned Mr. …

The Most Hilarious And Poignant Signs From The March For Science

All over the country yesterday (Earth Day!), tens of thousands took to the streets to protest the Trump administration’s lack of support and (in some cases) downright disdain of science. With huge proposed budget cuts to agencies like the EPA and the Department of Health and Human Services, many …

9 Reasons the ’90s Revival Is Dead & the ’00s Are In

It seems the ‘90s trend chokehold has finally loosened its grip on fashion. Though the style set isn’t slinking out of slip dresses or retro …

North Miami Officer Is Arrested Over Shooting Of Therapist During Standoff

North Miami police Officer Jonathan Aledda is facing charges of attempted manslaughter and negligence for shooting a behavioral therapist who had been trying to help a patient with autism return to a group home last summer, prosecutors say.<p>The daytime shooting took place last July, when therapist …

Trump on pace to surpass 8 years of Obama's travel spending in 1 year

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's travel to his private club in Florida has cost over an estimated $20 million in his first 80 days as president, putting the president on pace in his first year of office to surpass former President Barack Obama's spending on travel for his entire eight years.<p>The …

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This Is Not a Drill: These 5 Healthy Snacks Are Actually Satisfying

The healthiest, most virtuous snack is worth nothing if you don’t want to eat it. After all: You don’t put in max effort during your weekend cycling trip only to wrap up the day with a sad handful of artificially sweetened puffed-air crisps. These days, we approach snacking like we tackle our …

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Alejandro Bauducco Photography

Fashion and beauty photography through the lens of Buenos Aires based photographer Alejandro Bauducco.Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Alejandro …

Advertisers Boycotting Bill O'Reilly Ignored Years Of Offensive Comments

He has a long history of making racist, sexist remarks on air.<p>Advertisers are fleeing “The O’Reilly Factor” following revelations that several women received a collective $13 million in settlements after accusing host Bill O’Reilly of sexual harassment.<p>But O’Reilly, who has worked at Fox News since …

13 Copycat Cheesecake Factory Recipes For When You're on a Budget

If The Cheesecake Factory tops your list of go-to restaurants for special occasions, you'll be glad you found this roundup of copycat recipes. The next time you've got a serious craving for the avocado egg rolls or Reese's cheesecake, try staying in and making them for yourself instead of going …

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Model who ate just 500 calories a day shares inspiring photo of weight gain after leaving the industry

Liza Golden-Bhojwani explains how much happier she is since she stopped "fighting against my body".<p>The pressure to be a certain size or to look a certain way is hard enough in today's world, without considering what it must be like for models in the fashion industry. But one former model, Liza …

These Six Slow Cooker Dinners Are Perfect When You Have A Busy Day

Just throw it in the slow cooker, go about your day, and come home to dinner!

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Applications for US unemployment aid fell to 258K last week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the U.S. job market remains healthy.<p>THE NUMBERS: Weekly …

Trump’s electronics ban leaves frequent fliers enraged

President Trump’s ban on large carry-on electronics between 10 foreign cities and the United States will be a first-class headache for New Yorkers …

30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

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Reconciliation Practically Assures Trumpcare Will Pass, but Certain Provisions May Be Excluded

When Donald Trump shocked America and won the presidency in November despite polls suggesting the election would narrowly be won by his opponent, the fate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, was all but set in stone.<p>In some ways Obamacare achieved everything it set out to …

Pope buys quake-zone produce to help farmers, donates food

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis's chief alms-giver went on a shopping spree in quake-struck central Italy on Thursday, buying up prosciutto, cheese …

Trump administration poised to change transgender student bathroom guidelines

The new president’s tumultuous first weeks have been marked by controversial executive orders and conflicts with the media.<p>The beginning of the president’s term has featured controversial executive orders and frequent conflicts with the media.<p>By Sandhya Somashekhar ,<p>Sandhya Somashekhar<p>National …

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Trump tries to move past controversies, toward legislating

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump begins his second month in office, his team is trying to move past the crush of controversies that …

You Can’t Compare '90s Hip Hop Stars to Today’s Rappers

You Can’t Compare ’90s Hip Hop Stars to Today’s Rappers<p>Let's stop the crazy debate.<p>By Marcus Reeves<p>This schism between hip hop’s millennial and Gen X …

Why I'd Rather Not March

<i>"The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer."</i><p>This motto of the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers during World War II neatly sums up a particularly American way of looking at hard work.<p>No matter what the challenge, Americans have always had a penchant for just rolling up the …

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'Captain America' Star Chris Evans Takes on Former KKK Leader David Duke on Twitter

<i>Captain America</i> star Chris Evans channeled his silver screen alter ego on Wednesday. He took to Twitter to share that former KKK leader David Duke …

Obama Criticizes Trump's Travel Ban, Says 'Values Are At Stake'

Former President Barack Obama has criticized President Trump's immigration and travel ban issued on Friday, saying through a spokesman that he is "heartened by the level of engagement" over the weekend in opposition to the action.<p>"In his final official speech as President, he spoke about the …