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  1. Dakota protesters regroup, plot resistance to other pipelinesSat, 25 Feb 2017 06:08:15 -0500
    CANNON BALL, N.D. (Reuters) - Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline who were pushed out of their protest camp this week have vowed to keep up efforts to stop the multibillion-dollar project and take the fight to other pipelines as well. More...
  2. Trump vows military build-up, hammers nationalist themesFri, 24 Feb 2017 20:07:17 -0500
    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said he would make a massive budget request for one of the "greatest military buildups in American history" on Friday in a feisty, campaign-style speech extolling robust nationalism to eager conservative activists. More...
  3. Former Border Patrol officials question Trump plan to add agentsFri, 24 Feb 2017 14:37:59 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. Department of Homeland Security plan to add more than 5,000 border enforcement agents will present logistical challenges and might be unnecessary, according to former government officials familiar with earlier pushes to accelerate border hiring. More...
  4. Trump asks NASA to explore putting crew on rocket's debut flightFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:55:03 -0500
    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - The Trump administration has directed NASA to study whether it is feasible to fly astronauts on the debut flight of the agencys heavy-lift rocket, a mission currently planned to be unmanned and targeted to launch in late 2018, officials said on Friday. More...
  5. Kansas man charged with killing Indian in possible hate crimeFri, 24 Feb 2017 21:33:47 -0500
    KANSAS CITY/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A white U.S. Navy veteran has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a Kansas bar in what federal authorities were investigating on Friday as a possible hate crime that shocked the victim's home country. More...
  6. Trump attacks FBI on leakers of Russia reports: 'FIND NOW'Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:05:07 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the FBI on Friday for failing to stop leaks of national security information to the media and directed the agency to find those who pass on classified information. More...
  7. FCC chair to block stricter broadband data privacy rulesFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:42:24 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block some Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc. More...
  8. Overhaul of Medicaid expansion could cost states $32 billion: reportFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:51:48 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Proposals in Congress that would effectively end Medicaid expansion in 31 U.S. states would cost those states at least $32 billion altogether in 2019, according to a report released on Friday. More...
  9. Wisconsin man jailed for cutting off woman's pinky finger: mediaSat, 25 Feb 2017 03:36:23 -0500
    MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A Wisconsin man was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison on Friday for cutting off a woman's pinky finger with a machete and trying to close the wound with a blow torch during a ceremony for a fellow fan of a hip hop band, media reported. More...
  10. NAACP calls for boycott of North Carolina over voting, bathroom lawsFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:44:16 -0500
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on Friday said it would not hold its convention in North Carolina and urged other organizations to boycott the state in protest of laws adopted by the Republican-led legislature. More...
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  1. LIVE BLOG: DNC Chair Race To Begin Shortly. Here's What To ExpectSat, 25 Feb 2017 10:25:00 -0500
    The Democratic National Committee is picking a new chairman Saturday in Atlanta. We are following all the action and will update below. More...
  2. Benefits In Jeopardy For Retired Coal MinersSat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500
    Without federal intervention, retired coal miners could lose their health care and pensions at the end of April. That would devastate the miners, and their communities. More...
  3. Michigan Democrat Rep. Brenda Lawrence On The Tight Race For DNC ChairSat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500
    Michigan Democrat Rep. Brenda Lawrence has endorsed Rep. Keith Ellison in the race for DNC chair. She discusses the race ahead of Saturday's vote. More...
  4. Race And The Controversial History Of 'Stand Your Ground' LawsSat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500
    Historian Caroline Light says "stand your ground" laws were written for white, heterosexual, property-owning men. What happens when other people take up arms, in defense against white supremacists? More...
  5. An Economist On The 'Miserable 21st Century'Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500
    Economist Nicholas Eberstadt of the American Enterprise Institute paints a bleak picture of the U.S. economy. He describes millions of Americans out of work, and addicted to drugs and screens. More...
  6. What To Expect In Trump's Address To CongressSat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500
    We recap President Trump's week and his address to CPAC, and preview themes to expect in his address to Congress Tuesday. More...
  7. Past Presidents Made History In First Address To CongressSat, 25 Feb 2017 08:14:00 -0500
    Continuity of tradition and shared power is what ceremonies such as the address to Congress are all about. They start the process by which independent personalities become part of the government. More...
  8. Trump Takes His Vision To Congress, The Country And An Audience For The AgesSat, 25 Feb 2017 07:04:00 -0500
    When he enters the historic chamber and re-enacts the ritual on Tuesday, he will be stepping into a dimension of real and limitless consequences one in which he is still a celebrity apprentice. More...
  9. Trump And CPAC: A Complicated Relationship No More Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:50:00 -0500
    Conservatives embraced their new leader at their pre-eminent annual gathering. Meanwhile, Trump's team was quick to draw comparisons between the new president and CPAC's longtime hero, Ronald Reagan. More...
  10. Kuwait Celebration At Trump Hotel Raises Conflict Of Interest QuestionsSat, 25 Feb 2017 06:33:00 -0500
    Kuwait is celebrating its national day at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. The ambassador rejects suggestions that Kuwait is trying to curry favor with President Trump. More...
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