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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:49:00 -0400At 600,000 square miles, the sanctuary covers an area twice the size of Texas and is known as polar "Garden of Eden." This unanimous agreement is the result of years of negotiations.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:07:23 -0400Hillary Clinton has just proposed a $500 million initiative to help states combat bullying. Here are some things you should know.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:00:23 -0400Some down-ballot candidates are really embracing the non-traditional feel of this election year, especially when it comes to their advertisements.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:00:00 -0400Early voting makes casting your vote way easier, but it might not boost turnout at all.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:00:23 -0400The kids look so darned cute in that photo, it's hard not to post it online for all too see. But there are privacy risks to sharing children's images, and children often don't want the exposure.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 04:29:00 -0400Martin Luther created one of Christianity's greatest rifts when he denounced the Catholic Church in 1517. But Pope Francis is taking part in the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 02:48:00 -0400A runway is closed while investigators look into why the charter jet carrying Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and more than 40 others slid off the runway Thursday night while landing at LaGuardia Airport.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:28:00 -0400Mike McQueary testified in the defamation case that he had reported seeing another former coach, Jerry Sandusky, abusing a boy. McQueary says he was fired in retaliation for helping investigators.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:07:00 -0400Dharun Ravi accepted a plea deal after courts overturned his original conviction. Tyler Clementi killed himself after secret video taken by Ravi of Clementi kissing a man was shown to other students.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:42:00 -0400Brothers Ammon and Ryan Bundy still face charges stemming from an armed standoff in 2014 with federal agents at their father's ranch in Nevada.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:00:00 -0400In the wake of the Ammon Bundy wildlife refuge trial, Native Americans are refocusing national attention on the ancestral rights their tribes hold to federal lands in the West.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:29:00 -0400The smartphone chipmaker has agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion. The deal allows Qualcomm to rely less on the smartphone industry. NXP makes semiconductors for cars.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:38:00 -0400These birds fly from Europe to sub-Saharan Africa, but they don't touch down on the continent. Researchers say new findings raise questions about "when and to what extent swifts need to sleep."
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:14:00 -0400Protecting decades-old systems from hackers is like "trying to put air bags into an old car," the government's chief information officer says. The administration proposes $3.1 billion in upgrades.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:10:00 -0400Police officers, some of them in riot gear, removed protesters who refused to leave private land in North Dakota where a pipeline is supposed to be built.