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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:32:48 -0400Congress has reversed a law passed in 1992 that prohibited the Department of Veterans Affairs from paying for IVF for veterans and their families, after mounting political pressure.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:52:00 -0400The U.N. is planning to send its first spacecraft into orbit, packed with scientific experiments from countries that can't afford their own space programs.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:06:00 -0400After days of progressively larger and angrier protests in a San Diego suburb, local officials released surveillance and witness video in an effort to bring calm.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:58:00 -0400The 63-year-old Libertarian presidential nominee has run 17 marathons and four Ironman Triathlons. He doesn't drink or smoke cigarettes, though his doctor doesn't address his past marijuana use.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:13:00 -0400As news of the closing rippled far beyond the deli's home turf in Manhattan Friday, hundreds of people responded with sadness and disbelief.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:43:00 -0400The new maps mean flood insurance for these areas is optional. But with half the city at or below sea level and memories of post-Hurricane Katrina flooding, some worry they send the wrong message.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:42:00 -0400Gov. Greg Abbott's announcement means that aid agencies will have to deal directly with the federal government. State services and benefits for refugees in Texas are expected to end in January.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:40:00 -0400Matzo ball soup is a classic straight from Eastern Europe. But not all Jews from the region came to the New World via Ellis Island, as this jalapeño-inflected recipe reflects.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:18:00 -0400In times of drought — like now — two neighboring states argue over rights to the Cauvery River's water. A musician wrote a song about what the river thinks of all this.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:57:00 -0400Samsung is advising owners of certain top-loading washers to use only the delicate cycle when washing bulky items because "affected units may experience abnormal vibrations."
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:20:00 -0400The staff of In Other Words says the TV comedy is "diametrically opposed to our politics and the vision of society we're organizing to realize."
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:04:00 -0400What are the best strategies for responding to uncomfortable racial comments? We asked, you delivered. Here are some of our favorite ideas.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:40:00 -0400Men who may have Zika should wait at least six months before having unprotected sex with partners trying to conceive, regardless of whether the men ever developed any symptoms, the CDC now says.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:53:00 -0400The head of the state's Supreme Court loses his judicial ethics case and is ordered to pay the costs of the proceedings against him.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:35:00 -0400And there's another mystery. Why was the father suffering from such a severe case that he eventually died?