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WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has released more than 1,000 new pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails. Eighty-one messages were classified, mostly at the lowest level of sensitivity. None w
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With the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primaries behind them, the remaining crop of Republican presidential candidates are scheduled to take the stage Saturday night for their latest debate at The
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has long advocated for what is known as a financial transaction tax, which would impose a levy on bond, stock and derivatives trades, to help pay for
Turkey’s foreign-affairs minister said Saudi Arabia “could” send ground forces into Syria, a move that would be unusual for the oil-rich kingdom, which has only recently deployed ground forces in its
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ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador's largest health authority is postponing all elective surgeries scheduled for Monday and Tuesday because of concerns with the sterilization of surgical equ
BOSTON, Mass (Reuters) - A dangerous cold snap seized the northeastern United States on Saturday with temperatures in some areas set to fall below zero and Boston facing its coldest Valentine's Day in
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A blast of feedback exploded from the PA system inside Staples Center on Friday afternoon on the first day of rehearsals for Monday’s 58th Grammy Awards ceremony, and many of several dozen onlooke
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