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WASHINGTON – Paul Manafort, the man who helped guide Donald Trump to the presidency, was sentenced to a total of more than seven years in federal prison on Wednesday after a federal judge added 43 months to the punishment he received in another case last week.
The pair of prison sente...
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Democrats are wrestling with how aggressively they will investigate the president and whether impeachment proceedings will ultimately be warranted. Publicly, the discussion has largely centered on worries about the political implications of moving forward. Some Democrats are concerned that agg...
Gas prices are expected to plunge sharply in the final days leading up to the midterm elections, potentially nearing $2 per gallon at some stations in low-tax states.
The sudden respite at the pump comes from sharply lower oil prices and declining wholesale gasoline prices.
Among the candidates are two Democrats with a good shot at becoming the USA's first black governors.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus walked away with the Mark Twain Prize and a pretty good roasting by her fellow celebrities at the Kennedy Center Sunday.
Tina Fey made things personal.
"I've always liked Julia. Maybe because I'd like to believe that we have a lot in common," Fey said. "We b...
MEXICO CITY — The government of Mexico dispatched two 727 Boeing planes filled with federal police officers to its southern border with Guatemala on Wednesday to intercept a caravan of Central American migrants who are trying to reach the U.S. border.
The Interior and Foreign Relations...
A majority of Americans don't approve of new Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh and would support an additional investigation into his conduct.
Kavanaugh's confirmation to the nation's highest court managed to divide an already intensely polarized nation with protests for weeks in W...
SGLT2 inhibitors may increase patients' risk of contracting Fournier’s gangrene, the Food and Drug Administration warned Wednesday.
Law enforcement searched a home in Baltimore Sunday in connection with the deadly shooting in Jacksonville.
Joel Arrona-Lara, detained by U.S. immigration officials while rushing his wife to a hospital, is wanted in Mexico on homicide charges, ICE says.
No details of the warrant were released. His wife, María del Carmen Venegas, 32, says the warrant was the result of a misunderstanding. The...
President Trump's trade war against world powers doesn't show signs of slowing down. These are the impacted companies and American workers.
Cord cutting is expected to accelerate, according to a forecast from eMarketer. The number of those who cancel pay TV is expected to climb 32.8 percent this year to 33 million. That’s higher than the 27.1 million previously expected.
The mysterious death of actress Natalie Wood in 1981 has been thrust into headlines once again, thanks to a new podcast that looks at the incident, "Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood."
Democrats and Republicans alike should welcome Brett Kavanaugh's focus on the roles of Congress, the public and federal agencies in our democracy.
President Donald Trump seeks damage control a day after his much criticized news conference with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
A man who broke into a Washington state-based NW Escape Experience this week called 911 because he couldn’t find a way out.
Build-a-Bear CEO Sharon Price John appeared on the Today show to apologize for the failed 'Pay Your Age' sale event that ended hours after it started.
President Donald Trump affirmed his support for NATO Thursday, abruptly shifting his tone after a tense start to a summit in which he lashed out at European allies.
Groups affiliated with billionaire Charles Koch are pummeling Democrats ahead of November's midterm elections. It's part of wave of campaign finance changes evidence this year.
Roger Federer, an eight-time Wimbledon champ, had match point at 4-5 in the third set but couldn't put it away.
The last four boys and their coach were freed from a cave in northern Thailand on Tuesday, the third day of a harrowing and heroic rescue operation that brought the Wild Boars team out of a winding, flooded cavern where they were trapped for more than two weeks.
Rep. Jim Jordan, a powerful House conservative, faces allegations from multiple former wrestlers that when he was an assistant wrestling coach he knew about sexual abuse from the team doctor, but did not report or try to stop the misconduct.
The 12 boys and their coach who are trapped in an underground cave in Thailand have riveted attention on efforts to rescue them. Authorities describe the situation as a race against time to avoid death.
Collapsing polar ice caps, a green Sahara Desert, a 20-foot sea-level rise... That's the potential future of Earth, a new study suggests, noting that global warming could be twice as warm as current climate models predict.