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Nieto calls off US visit after call with Trump

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has called off an official trip to Washington to meet with President Trump after a tense phone call brought the two leaders to a policy-driven standstill, according to the Washington Post.

2 dead as severe weather moves eastward through…

2 dead as severe weather featuring possible tornadoes moves eastward through central US

School shooting survivors target NRA-linked…

Survivors of a mass shooting at a Florida high school are seeking a boycott of companies doing business with the NRA

Billy Graham's body arrives at namesake library

Admirers salute Billy Graham as motorcade carrying body crosses North Carolina

6 months after attacks began, Rohingya see no end…

Six months after waves of attacks emptied Rohingya villages in Myanmar, sending 700,000 people fleeing into Bangladesh, there are few signs anyone is going home soon

Tornado watch expanded into 5 states; storms kill 1 in Ark.

A tornado watch on Saturday has been expanded to include five additional states in the central United States as a strong storm system moved from the Plains states and across the Mid-South

KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Iraq's ethnic, religious groups fragmented as…

Iraq's Shiites, Sunnis and Kurds have grown more fragmented and divided ahead of national elections scheduled for May

The Latest: Woman dead as storm hits Kentucky, Tennessee

Woman dead as severe storm passes through Kentucky, Tennessee

VR takes dementia patients on a trip down memory…

An immersive virtual reality experience designed to trigger memories and emotions in people with dementia is helping patients re-engage with relatives and carers. Matthew Stock reports.

Mayor, governor join NYC union rally ahead of key court case

Union members have rallied in New York City ahead of arguments in a Supreme Court case that could make it hard for unions to operate

Prosecutors: Developer gave illicit cash to LA politicians

A real estate developer has been charged with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians while seeking approval to build a massive apartment complex

Democrats Release A Rival Memo On FBI Surveillance

The 10-page memo contains multiple redactions, but appears geared at countering Republican claims that the FBI improperly spied on the Trump campaign.

Racial comments lead to confrontation at CPAC

Former RNC chairman Michael Steele confronts CPAC Chairman Matt Schlapp over racial comments a speaker made about Steele at the conservative conference.

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

CPAC speaker jeered for calling out Roy Moore

Conservative writer Mona Charen criticized conservatives for defending Roy Moore and President Donald Trump amidst numerous harassment allegations at the Conservative Political Action Conference.

UN unanimously demands a 30-day cease-fire across…

The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria "without delay" to deliver humanitarian aid to millions and evacuate the critically ill and wounded

Dem Rebuttal Memo to GOP Memo Released

The classified Democratic memo written in response to the classified Republican memo released three weeks ago has itself now been released after getting the go-ahead from President Trump on Saturday, CNN reports. The GOP memo prepared by Rep. Devin Nunes claimed the FBI abused its powers when it secured surveillance...

Cops Say Deputies Waited Outside School During…

The school resource officer said to have waited outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the Feb. 14 shooting that left 17 dead may not have been alone. The Sun-Sentinel reports Coral Springs police officers say several deputies from the Broward County Sheriff's Office also waited outside the school in...

Tokyo returns with Summer Games with something…

Tokyo ready for its second Summer Games determined to show the rest of the world that it has not fallen behind other economic powers in East Asia