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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 01:39 PM EDT

Trump Names Anti-Abortion Leader to High Post at HHS

Trump Names Anti-Abortion Leader to High Post at HHS

The White House says President Donald Trump is appointing the former president of a leading anti-abortion organization to a senior position at the Department of Health and Human Services. Charmaine Yoest,...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:57 PM EDT

Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law

Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law

Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed around the state in the shadows...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:49 PM EDT

How Trump's Tweets Have Changed in 100 Days as @POTUS

How Trump's Tweets Have Changed in 100 Days as @POTUS

President Donald Trump is known for his quick-fire tweeting, a habit he believes helped him win the election. But as his term progressed, the number of likes and retweets each post received started to fall. As...

Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 at 05:53 AM EDT

Trump Tells NRA 'You Have a True Friend' in White House

Trump Tells NRA 'You Have a True Friend' in White House

President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for gun rights Friday, telling attendees of a National Rifle Association convention that "the eight-year assault on your Second Amendment freedoms has come to a...

Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 at 09:31 PM EDT

From Spicey to Kush: 'SNL's' First 100 Days of Trump

From Spicey to Kush: 'SNL's' First 100 Days of Trump

There have been seven episodes of “Saturday Night Live” during the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency, and the program’s been handed plenty of material by the administration, from the president’s...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 01:53 PM EDT

Tillerson Calls for UN Sanctions on North Korea

Tillerson Calls for UN Sanctions on North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called for North Korea's "financial isolation" at Friday's U.N. Security Council meeting. Tillerson also threatened sanctions on countries that continues to trade with...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 11:20 AM EDT

N. Korea Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

N. Korea Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 09:24 AM EDT

Trump Reflects on Presidency: 'I Thought It Would Be Easier'

Trump Reflects on Presidency: 'I Thought It Would Be Easier'

Donald Trump misses his old job, struggles with the workload of the presidency and finds it brings a lack of privacy, he told Reuters ahead of his 100th day in office, NBC News reported. "I loved my previous...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 09:05 AM EDT

US Economic Growth Weakened to 0.7 Percent in First Quarter

US Economic Growth Weakened to 0.7 Percent in First Quarter

The U.S. economy turned in the weakest performance in three years in the January-March quarter as consumers sharply slowed their spending. The result repeats a pattern that has characterized the recovery:...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 06:53 AM EDT

Hundreds of NJ HS Students Walk Out Over Layoffs

Hundreds of NJ HS Students Walk Out Over Layoffs

Hundreds of students walked out of classes at Bayonne High School on Thursday morning to protest district-wide layoffs approved by the school board the night before.

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