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Tillerson: Trump tweets don't change policy

As Secy. of State Rex Tillerson says one thing, Pres. Trump's Twitter feed tells a different story.

Inmate in landmark Supreme Court case denied…

71-year-old Louisiana inmate whose case led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision on juvenile-offender sentences has been denied parole more than a half-century after he killed a sheriff's deputy at age 17

Shooting survivors on potential collision course…

Student survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement and have been critical of President Donald Trump, whose election was strongly supported by the National Rifle Association

The Latest: Florida shooting suspect in brief…

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz appears in court for a procedural hearing

Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US…

While Russian officials scoff at a U.S. indictment charging 13 Russians with meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, several people who worked at the same St. Petersburg "troll factory" think the criminal charges are well-founded

US postal worker found fatally shot in mail truck in Dallas

Dallas police: U.S. Postal Service worker found fatally shot inside a mail truck along busy highway, case being investigated as a homicide

Scientists Create Human-Sheep Hybrid

Stanford researchers have just successfully created a human-sheep hybrid in the hopes of growing human organs within. Tony Spitz has the details.

Scandals highlight Israeli leader's media…

If the myriad of corruption charges currently circling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ultimately drive him from office, his downfall will likely be the result of his obsession with controlling media that refused to coddle him

Teen accused of threatening school shooting arrested

Police have arrested a 13-year-old Missouri boy accused of threatening to shoot up a school with an AK-47 in a video posted on social media

Stocks extend global recovery, dividends up too

World stocks were set for a sixth session of gains on Monday, extending a recovery from a selloff sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. As Sonia Legg reports, global dividends also rose 7.7 percent to an all-time high of $1.25 trillion last year boosted by a buoyant world economy and rising corporate confidence.

'A nightmare': Banker tells tale of Latvian…

Allegations of corruption and Russian money laundering have come right to the front door of the powerful European Central Bank, which oversees monetary policy for 19 countries.

New York woman falls to her death out of fifth-floor window

Police are investigating the death of a woman who fell from a fifth-floor window of a Harlem housing development

US Skier Mikaela Shiffrin Drops Out Of Another…

Shiffrin dropped out of Wednesday's downhill race after the alpine combined event was moved up one day to Thursday.

Students stage 'lie-in' at White House

DC-area teens hold a 'lie-in' at the White House in the wake of the Parkland school shooting. Two of the 17 victims' funerals were held today.

Israel successfully tests advanced missile defense system

Israel says it's successfully tested system capable of defending against ballistic missiles outside the atmosphere

'Black Panther' actor is also a Dreamer

Bambadjan Bamba, an actor in 'Black Panther,' hopes to be a voice for immigrant 'Dreamers' like himself.

NYPD Special Victims hunting for rapist of…

NYPD Special Victims hunting for rapist of 12-year-old girl three years after crime

APNewsBreak: Consumers Energy to stop burning…

APNewsBreak: CEO says Michigan-based Consumers Energy will stop using coal to generate electricity by 2040

They're FEMA's Elite Rescuers, Yet Some Do Little…

They're called the "national Swiss Army knife of emergency response," teams of highly trained first responders sent by FEMA across the US when disaster strikes. But when hurricanes pummeled Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico last summer, many of the thousands deployed via the agency's National Urban Search and Rescue program...

Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017

An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year