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(New York, NY) -- British actress Emma Watson is looking forward to her new role as the United Nations Women's Goodwill Ambassador. The UN's gender equality body named Watson to the post Tuesday to serve as an advocate for the empowerment of young women. Best known for...
(New York, NY) -- U.S. officials have reportedly found no evidence that Cuban operatives tried to smear U.S. Senator Bob Menendez. Still, Menendez insists they tried to derail his 2012 reelection campaign by linking him to underage prostitutes and now he wants an investigation A...
(Undated) -- Texas Representative Henry Cuellar says there's a way to secure the border without affecting businesses along the border. President Obama will be meeting with Texas Governor Rick Perry and other local officials today in Dallas. Representative Cuellar says the...
(Undated) -- Arizona Congressman Matt Salmon says America needs to send migrant children back to their home countries. Congressman Salmon says the children are being mistreated by the cartels bringing them across the border. Congressman Salmon is a part of the group put together...
(Undated) -- Deadly weather is leaving a trail of destruction from the Midwest to the Northeast. At least four people were killed when a tornado leveled several houses near Syracuse, New York. Fire officials in Maryland say one child was killed and at least eight others injured...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House wants some modifications in the law to deal with the southwest border crisis. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said the Obama administration is asking Congress to give the government "greater discretion and greater authority" to hasten due...
(Undated) -- Sarah Palin argues that the surge in illegal border crossings is another reason to impeach President Obama. The one-time Republican vice-presidential candidate makes the charge on the conservative Breitbart website. Palin argues that impeaching Obama should happen "...
(Bethesda, MD) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is taking a close look at several vials of smallpox found recently at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. The CDC says the vials labeled "variola" were discovered by NIH employees last week in...
(Undated) -- Former Penn State football coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky's adopted son will sit down with Oprah Winfrey for an exclusive interview. It will be Matthew Sandusky's first television interview since his adopted father was convicted of dozens of child...