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WASHINGTON (AP) — As attorney general Loretta Lynch assumes a portfolio that includes fighting terrorism, preventing cyberattacks and dealing with police and race — issues strikingly similar to what she's dealt with as top federal prosecutor for much of New York City and its...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee is demanding that the Obama administration hold off on new rules that could make it easier for Indian groups to win federal recognition as tribes. American Indians have been pushing for years to revise the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government intends to make payments to the families of two al-Qaida hostages that President Barack Obama says were accidentally killed in a drone strike. Obama press secretary Josh Earnest won't say how much will be given. But he says compensation will...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says he'd welcome a bipartisan move to replace budget cuts to domestic agencies and the Pentagon with cuts elsewhere in the government's almost $4 trillion budget. Such a move, backed by Democrats and pragmatic-minded Republicans...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Gadahn, a former Little Leaguer who grew up to become a spokesman for Osama bin Laden, was born in 1978 in Oregon as Adam Pearlman. Gadahn, who had treason charges pending against him, was killed in a drone strike in January, the White House acknowledged...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed a bill Thursday encouraging private companies to share information about cyberattacks with federal authorities in an attempt to combat the growing problem. The bill grants protection from liability for companies that share information and...
NEW YORK (AP) — For Democratic politicians, same-sex marriage has become an easy issue: They're for it. Many Republican VIPs — notably the presidential hopefuls — face a far more complicated landscape. Looming ahead for these contenders are early contests in states such as Iowa...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House National Resources Committee is demanding the Obama administration hold off on new regulations that could make it easier for Indian groups to be acknowledged as tribes. Tribes have been pushing for years to revise the acknowledgment...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An American and an Italian held hostage by al-Qaida, as well as two Americans working with the terror group, were inadvertently killed by U.S. drone strikes earlier this year, the government revealed Thursday. President Barack Obama said he took "full...
Rioter's threatening anyone who isn't black. Nice.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — For anyone wondering what to expect from Mariah Carey's upcoming series of Las Vegas shows at...
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NEW YORK (AP) — A dispute outside a New York City church where a funeral was taking place triggered a shooting...
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Daimler saw net profit nearly double in the first quarter on strong...