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WH: Trump has done more than Obama on Russia

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says the Trump administration has been tougher on Russia in its first year than the Obama administration was "in eight years combined."

APNewsBreak: NY touts economy boom with South…

APNewsBreak: New York economic development agency issues report illustrating state's booming growth with 8-year-old photo of construction cranes in South Africa.

The 17 lives extinguished in the Florida school…

The gunman who opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, wiped out lives, and left families and friends struggling to cope after America's latest mass shooting.

All charges dropped in case of toppled…

North Carolina prosecutors say they're dropping all charges against the last 5 people accused in case of Confederate statue toppled last summer

Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by…

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an international peace conference by mid-2018 with key goals of full UN membership for the state of Palestine and a timeframe for resolving all issues with Israel for a two-state solution.

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Florida close to replacing Confederate statue in US Capitol

Florida is on the cusp of removing a statue of a Confederate general at the U.S. Capitol and replacing it with an African-American woman

You Could Buy Michelangelo's Villa (if You Have…

If you’ve got $9 million burning a hole in your pocket, you could buy a Tuscan farmhouse once owned by Michelangelo. Buzz60's Josh King has more.

The Latest: Students upset as Florida House…

Several students in the packed gallery of the Florida House were visibly upset by the decision not to take up a bill to ban assault rifles and large capacity magazines

Judge won't stop execution of inmate claiming damaged veins

Judge won't stop execution of inmate claiming damaged veins

SAfrica brewer cheers new leader as budget looms

South Africa’s finance ministry is set to spell out “tough decisions” in its 2018 budget on Wednesday to plug a revenue gap and narrow the deficit, providing an early look at how new President Cyril Ramaphosa plans to repair the ailing economy. As Kate King reports, many companies are optimistic he'll help revive their fortunes.

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Pennsylvania church to bless couples toting AR-15 rifles

A Pennsylvania-based offshoot of the Unification Church is encouraging couples to bring their AR-15 rifles with them to a commitment ceremony in the Pocono Mountains, a half-mile from an elementary school

Trump Tells Jeff Sessions To Try To Ban Bump…

A bump stock was used by the shooter in Las Vegas in October.

Trump says he supports bump stock ban

At a ceremony honoring public safety officers with the Medal of Valor, President Trump said that he supports a ban on bump stock devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to simulate automatic fire.

Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than…

Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be

Lawyer linked to ex-Trump aide pleads guilty

Alex van der Zwaan, a lawyer with ties to former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates, has pleaded guilty to lying to investigators.

FBI had probed convicted ex-Arkansas judge 20…

A former Arkansas judge who admitted giving lighter sentences to men in return for sexual favors was investigated for similar crimes two decades ago but was never charged because he gave up his job as a deputy prosecutor

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7th-grader with distraction device shoots himself…

Authorities say a seventh-grader who shot and injured himself inside an Ohio middle school bathroom also had a device in his backpack meant to cause a distraction

The Latest: 3M: Don't believe health issue from…

3M Co. says it is settling a lawsuit by the state of Minnesota over chemical disposal without admitting a public health issue

AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb…

AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack