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Analysts spar over Flake's Stalin comparison

Former Trump spokesman Jason Miller and former Bill Clinton adviser Paul Begala argue over the comparison Sen. Flake (R-AZ) made of President Trump to dictator Stalin.

Illegal immigrant alleged cop killer wishes he…

Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamontes accused of killing two California police officers interrupts first day of trial with profane outbursts.

Truck veers off highway, crashes into school

The impact of the semi caused it to slam through the brick wall, stopping inside a classroom.

Across the South, it's snow, ice and…

The South awoke Wednesday to a two-part Arctic mess: A blanket of snow and ice, and record-breaking temperatures

Prosecutors to announce charges in college…

Prosecutors plan to announce charges in the killing of a University of Pennsylvania student whose stabbed body found buried in a Southern California park

Threat of e-school closure adds to adversity for…

Students, parents and teachers from Ohio's massive Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow are considering backup plans in case the giant online charter school abruptly closes

Violinists and cheering squads: North Korea's…

Even without many medal prospects, North Korea plans to send a spotlight-stealing delegation to the Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea

'Cocaine cowboys' smuggler convicted in auto…

A smuggler who flew loads of drugs for Colombian cartels during Miami's "cocaine cowboys" era in the 1980s has been convicted in an auto fraud case

Million dollar idea: The zipper

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the zipper became a million dollar idea.

The New York Times - Coming Soon: Conception

From The New York Times: There is no singular experience of becoming a mother. Our video series brings you first-person accounts of love, regret, doubt and strength.. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2ELQ7ic

The U.S. Has Cut Half of Its Aid to Palestinian…

The Trump administration on Tuesday cut tens of millions of dollars in money for Palestinian refugees, demanding that the U.N. agency responsible for the programs undertake a “fundamental re-examination,” the State Department said.

A Sloth Was Rescued On A Beach In Costa Rica By A…

A lot of things wash up on beaches, and a sloth usually isn't one of them. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric

A Republican senator is denouncing President Donald Trump's use of the terms "fake news" and "enemy of the people" to describe the news media and stories he doesn't like

Teacher fired after telling student he'd be kicked out of US

A Maine substitute teacher has been fired after telling a student he would get kicked out of the country if the proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall is built.

Wall Street falls with oil prices

The Dow briefly surged above 26,000 for the first time Tuesday before lower oil prices dragged the index into the red. Fred Katayama reports.

Group pinpoints riches hidden in Europe's mountains of waste

Researchers have completed the first survey of valuable materials they say are waiting to be mined from Europe's vast landfills and scrapyards

Police: Man arrested for setting up spy cam in mall restroom

Police say they've arrested a man who set up a spy camera that recorded both children and adults in the family restroom of a Baltimore-area mall.

North And South Korea Will March Together At The…

After days of talks, North and South Korea have agreed to march together at the 2018 Winter Olympics under a unified flag.

Sen. Flake compares Trump's rhetoric to Stalin

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) condemns President Trump on the Senate floor, comparing the President's attacks on the media to the tactics of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin.

Humans will review video from most popular YouTube creators

Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints

Bannon to be interviewed by Mueller

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected to cooperate and talk openly with special counsel Robert Mueller's team in lieu of testifying before a grand jury, a person familiar with the process said. CNN's Shimon Prokupecz reports.