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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:20:25 -0500Some are in an uproar over President-elect Donald Trump's phone call to Taiwan's president. Yet the Chinese leadership has shown no interest in escalating the matter.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:13:00 -0500In a surprising move, John Key said it was the "right time" to leave politics. Key, who spent eight years as leader of his country and his party, says he will formally step down on Dec. 12.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:33:00 -0500Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II discusses news that the Army Corps of Engineers denied an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:39:00 -0500Matteo Renzi had pinned his political future on the proposed constitutional changes, which would have taken some power away from Italy's Parliament. Renzi announced he will resign on Monday.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Sports writer George Dohrmann discusses the NFL's efforts to replenish its viewership and player pipeline with a campaign targeting children, which he compares to the efforts of the tobacco industry.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Special correspondent for PBS NewsHour Nick Schifrin was on hand as Cuba's longtime ruler Fidel Castro was buried today in Santiago, where he launched his revolution more than half a century ago.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Green Party candidate Jill Stein has spurred election recounts in multiple states. Charles Ellison of The Root discusses his post titled "4 Ways the Jill Stein Recount Screws Black Voters."
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii joined thousands of veterans at the Standing Rock protest in North Dakota this weekend. They traveled to show solidarity against the oil pipeline.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500The search continues for victims of a fire that swept through an artists' collective in Oakland, Calif., killing at least 30 people. The toll is expected to rise.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:00 -0500The Army Corps of Engineers has denied an easement for construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, essentially halting the construction of the oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:45:00 -0500The decision essentially halts the construction of the oil pipeline right above the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and it also comes as protests at the site continued to grow.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:30:00 -0500Alexander Van der Bellen defeated Norbert Hofer of the conservative Freedom Party. Had Hofer won he would have become the first far-right president in Western Europe since World War II.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:45:00 -0500"The scope of this tragedy is tremendous," Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:12:00 -0500Fidel Castro was laid to rest in a private ceremony in Santiago de Cuba, known as the launching site for the Cuban Revolution. Castro's younger brother Raul delivered the final homage.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:43:19 -0500A fire at a warehouse in Oakland, California — the scene of a large party Friday night — has killed at least nine people.