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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is embracing the idea of Guantanamo Bay as a jail for terror suspects. That's a repudiation of the Obama administration's longtime push to prosecute captured militants in the U.S. court system. A draft order spelling out a tougher line in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — About a third of the people who turned out for the Women's March on Washington were first-time protesters, an unusually high share of newcomers for a demonstration, according to a survey of march participants. University of Maryland Professor Dana Fisher said...
HONOLULU (AP) — As an emergency room doctor, Hawaii Sen. Josh Green sees homeless patients suffering from diabetes, mental health problems and an array of medical issues that are more difficult to manage when they are homeless or do not have permanent housing. That's why Green...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giveaway bottles of McDonald's trademark special sauce are being offered for sale online for thousands of dollars, including one listing for $10,000. To draw customers to McDonald's to buy new versions of its Big Mac, the chain on Thursday is giving away 10,...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas is poised to become the third state to ban a commonly used second-trimester abortion procedure under restrictions lawmakers approved Thursday that are expected to face a legal challenge. The majority-GOP Senate voted 25-6 to ban the procedure...
An ex-convict who plotted a foiled New Year's Eve machete attack at an upstate New York restaurant in the name of the Islamic State group was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison, provoking a courtroom outburst in which he shouted "there's going to be more of us." Emanuel...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man who died in a California prison in 2010 after killing and dismembering his wife also had five other victims, including his toddler daughter and the mother of a girl he raised for several years and then abandoned, New Hampshire authorities said Thursday...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Donald Trump's home state would no longer do business with companies working on the Republican president's border wall under a proposal announced Thursday by Democratic New York legislator. Assemblywoman Nily Rozic's bill would prevent the state from signing...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Can women be brilliant? Little girls are not so sure. A study published Thursday in the journal Science suggests that girls as young as 6 can be led to believe men are inherently smarter and more talented than women, making girls less motivated to pursue novel...