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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. government employees with sensitive jobs in national security or law enforcement were among hundreds of federal workers found to be using government networks to access and pay membership fees to the cheating website Ashley Madison, The Associated Press has...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Capping their history-making week, the first female soldiers to complete the Army's rigorous Ranger School are graduating Friday, putting a spotlight on the debate over opening all combat roles to women. First Lt. Shaye Haver of Copperas Cove, Texas, and Capt...
TIANJIN, China (AP) — Beijing on Monday ordered a nationwide check on workplace safety and to correct all irregularities five days after huge explosions at warehouse in the port city of Tianjin killed 114 people and left 70 people missing. The directive from the Ministry of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wants to deny citizenship to the babies of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally as part of an immigration plan that emphasizes border security and deportation for millions. He would also rescind Obama...
Julian Bond, the civil rights activist and former chairman of the NAACP, has died at age 75, the Southern Poverty Law Center said in a statement Sunday. Bond, who was the SPLC's first president, died Saturday night in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, after a brief illness, the...
A claim last night that Cecil the lion’s GPS collar was ‘moved around’ after his death in an elaborate attempt to cover-up the killing. Researcher Brent Stapelkamp, who tracked the Zimbabwean lion as part of an Oxford University study, told America’s ABC network: ‘Someone was...
AT&T in 2003 reportedly led the way on a new collection capability that the National Security Agency said amounted to a “’live’ presence on the global net” and would forward 400 billion Internet metadata records in one of its firth months operation. The New York Times...
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake says he will vote against the nuclear deal with Iran, dealing a significant blow to the White House. Flake was the sole Senate Republican weighing whether to back President Barack Obama on the deal. Senate vote-counters have believed the freshman senator...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign casts her decision to turn over her personal email server to the Justice Department as cooperating with investigators. Her Republican critics suggest that the move and new revelations about classified information...