4 months without a government: Is Germany better off this way?
After four months of political horse trading, Germany appears to be close to forming a new government, but with things humming along, it begs the question: Does the EU's most...
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Aaron Menzies key as Seattle U men beat UTRGV in overtime
He had 21 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks and scored the go-ahead bucket in OT as the Redhawks won 78-76.
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Not all South Koreans are happy about unified hockey team
SEOUL, South Korea - South Koreans seem generally happy they'll see the North Koreans at their Olympics, but aren't as pleased about sharing a team with them. The agreement to...
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McCaskill among few Democrats voting to keep government open
ST. LOUIS - U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri was among a handful of Democrats in the Senate who voted to support a GOP measure that would have kept the government open...
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Renewal and resistance in Seattle - Thousands take to streets for Women's March
Fed-up protesters mark the first year of the Trump administration in the streets of Seattle. “I never felt that it was such an emergency before,” said one. “I never felt as...
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Chicago Women's March a rallying cry to vote
CHICAGO - It has been called the ‘pink wave.' After the 2016 election, ordinary women became activists, and this year, those activists are becoming candidates. Andrea Raila, a...
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After loss to de Blasio, Malliotakis plans next move
Since losing to Mayor de Blasio in November, state Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis has privately considered running for everything from lieutenant governor to the U.S. Senate...
40 minutes ago - New York Post
Analysis: Shutdown is the epitome of politics in Trump's first year
It was fitting that the anniversary of Trump's inauguration would be a day of chaos, uncertainty, recrimination and efforts at political point-scoring.
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S.I. Boy Scout volunteer held on $25G bail for heroin possession
A Staten Island Boy Scout volunteer learned the hard way Saturday that merit badges aren't given out for heroin possession - just jail time.
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USGS: Magnitude 6.3 earthquake shakes northern Chile
SANTIAGO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck northern Chile. The quake, which was deep at 110 kilometers , struck at 10:06 p.m. local...
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Troops overseas will be able to watch NFL during shutdown
A free NFL pass will be provided by the league in response to the American Forces Network being off the air due to the government shutdown.
In Egypt, VP Pence pledges to stand 'shoulder-to-shoulder' in terrorism fight
The vice president is on a four-day trip to the Middle East.
Gunmen launch attack on hotel in Afghan capital
The U.S. State Department this week warned of a possible impending attack in Kabul.
North Korean athletes will compete at Winter Olympics, IOC says
After a meeting with the IOC president, it was announced 22 athletes will march under one flag with neighbor South Korea.
Democrats, GOP try to dodge blame for shuttered government
WASHINGTON - Hours after shuttering much of the federal government, feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress spent Saturday dodging blame for a paralyzing standoff over...
The Latest: Makhachev KOs Tibau in 57 seconds at UFC 220
BOSTON - The Latest on UFC 220 in Boston, with the heavyweight and light heavyweight titles up for grabs : 9 p.m. UFC 220 has some star power on the sidelines for the opening...
Senate fails to pass spending measure, prompting government shutdown
Lawmakers are planning a session Saturday to try to avoid a lengthy shutdown.
Head of popular girl band leads N. Korean team to S. Korea
SEOUL, South Korea - A North Korean delegation led by the head of a hugely popular girl band has arrived in South Korea to check preparations for a Northern art troupe during...
Women's March in Santa Cruz
UNC's Berry: Valentine hugs, apology for back-turning show
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina guard Joel Berry II says official Ted Valentine has apologized for turning his back on the Tar Heels star earlier this month. Valentine on...