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Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:18 PM EST

Net Neutrality: What It Is and Why It Matters

Net Neutrality: What It Is and Why It Matters

The FCC is set to dismantle rules requiring internet service providers to ensure consumers have equal access to all online content.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:47 PM EST

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook says it will show users if they followed or 'liked' Russia propaganda accounts on its service or on Instagram. The company said Wednesday it will launch a portal to let people see which accounts of the...

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Texas Congressman Joe Barton Said He'd Go to Capitol Police Over Explicit Photo

Texas Congressman Joe Barton Said He'd Go to Capitol Police Over Explicit Photo

U.S. Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas, 6th District) told a woman that he would complain to U.S. Capitol Police if sexually explicit photographs of him and other material from their relationship were to be exposed...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 11:39 PM EST

Livid Over Immigration Decisions, Kenney Calls Trump a Punk

Livid Over Immigration Decisions, Kenney Calls Trump a Punk

Kenney questioned Trump's upbringing, saying "his family didn't do a good job raising that guy."

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 05:45 PM EST

Pro-Roy Moore Group Fundraises Off Trump's Near Endorsement

Pro-Roy Moore Group Fundraises Off Trump's Near Endorsement

A political action committee supporting Senate candidate Roy Moore is fundraising off President Donald Trump's near-endorsement of the Alabama Republican, who is facing new allegations of decades-old sexual...

Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:05 AM EST

Jurors Weigh San Francisco Pier Killing 2 Years After Steinle's Death

Jurors Weigh San Francisco Pier Killing 2 Years After Steinle's Death

The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming to a close more than two years after setting off a national firestorm over immigration. Jurors...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:33 PM EST

Secret Conyers Settlement Raises New Questions in Congress

Secret Conyers Settlement Raises New Questions in Congress

The spotlight was already on a lack of accountability in how Congress handles sexual harassment claims when a newly reported accusation against Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., raised more questions Tuesday, NBC News...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 06:13 PM EST

1 in 3 Americans Dreads Political Talk at Thanksgiving: Poll

1 in 3 Americans Dreads Political Talk at Thanksgiving: Poll

Bring on the turkey — but maybe hold the politics. Thanksgiving is Glenn Rogers' favorite holiday, when people gather around the table and talk about things to celebrate from the past year. But Donald...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 06:53 AM EST

Family of NJ Cyclist Killed in Truck Rampage Sues NYC

Family of NJ Cyclist Killed in Truck Rampage Sues NYC

The estate of the New Jersey cyclist who was killed when a truck driver rammed a rental truck down a Manhattan bike path last month, leaving seven others dead and a dozen more injured, is suing New York...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 07:03 AM EST

N. Korea Criticizes US Over Designation as Terror Sponsor

N. Korea Criticizes US Over Designation as Terror Sponsor

North Korea on Wednesday called U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to relist it as a state sponsor of terrorism a "serious provocation" that justifies its development of nuclear weapons. In the country's...

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