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Oregon ranchers stand down, 1 killed

Oregon ranchers stand down, 1 killed

Rachel Hinton and AP

January 29, 2016

A spokesman for the armed occupiers of a wildlife refuge who died in a confrontation with officers earlier this week was shot when he reached for his waistband, a law enforcement official said Thursday. Read More »...

Recent terrorist attacks show reach of ISIS

In this Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 photo, Iraqi security forces celebrate as they hold a flag of the Islamic State group they captured in Ramadi, 70 miles (115 kilometers) west of Baghdad, Iraq. The Islamic State group, which controls large parts of Syria and Iraq where it declared an Islamic caliphate in June 2014, suffered several defeats recently in both countries, including the loss of the Iraqi city of Ramadi and parts of northern and northeastern Syria over the past months. (AP Photo)

Rachel Hinton

January 24, 2016

One evening last November, when Parisians were preparing to go out for the start of the weekend, news of three explosions near the Stade de France circulated not long after the three suicide bombers detonated their vests. Shortly after, armed terrorists, pledging allegiance to the Islamic State, or ISIS, would open fire i...

Flint declared an emergency, EPA official steps down

Mike Ahrens of Muskegon, Mich., poses for photo with his sign about Flint's water crisis Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder responded Monday to criticism from presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during the Democratic debates for his handling of Flint's water emergency, saying Clinton is making it a political issue. (Junfu Han/The Ann Arbor News via AP) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

Associated Press

January 24, 2016

FLINT, Michigan (AP) - The federal government is investing more money this year to help local governments improve their water systems, and about $80 million will go to Michigan next week, President Barack Obama told the nation's mayors Thursday, as part of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Read More »...

The gloves are off

Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton and Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speak during a break at the NBC, YouTube Democratic presidential debate at the Gaillard Center, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Associated Press

January 24, 2016

  INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) - With days to go before the lead-off Iowa caucuses, Hillary Clinton on Thursday ramped up her attacks on fellow Democrat Bernie Sanders, who said she is not interested in ideas that will “never make it in the real world.” Read More »...

Claypool announces CPS layoffs

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin, right, and Senate GOP Leader Christine Radogno speak at a news conference in Chicago, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, where they called for a state takeover of the financially troubled Chicago Public Schools. They said the proposed legislation would give the Illinois State Board of Education control over the nation's third-largest school district. (Brian Jackson/Chicago Sun-Times via AP) CHICAGO TRIBUNE OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES

Associated Press

January 24, 2016

CHICAGO, Illinois (AP) - Chicago Public Schools plan to announce layoffs of members of its central office staff. Read More »...

‘Mein Kampf’ returns to shelves

'Mein Kampf' returns to shelves

Aiden Kent

January 18, 2016

The Munich Institute of Contemporary History in Bavaria, a federal state of Germany, published an academic reissue of Adolf Hitler’s infamous manifesto “Mein Kampf” with annotations on Friday, Jan. 8. Read More »...

Cruz under fire for ‘New York values’ comment

Cruz under fire for 'New York values' comment

Karen Matthews / Associated Press

January 15, 2016

When Ted Cruz sneered at what he called Donald Trump's "New York values," some New Yorkers took it very personally. And in some cases, they responded about the way you'd expect New Yorkers to react. Read More »...

Obama offers vision in final State of the Union

Obama offers vision in final State of the Union

Brendan Pedersen

January 13, 2016

For his final State of the Union, the president did not arrive at the Capitol Building to lecture on policy. Instead,  a seemingly relaxed and even joking president gave a speech that echoed the same hopeful expectations, and goals of his 2008 campaign.  Read More »...

LIVE: State of the Union address

LIVE: State of the Union address

Megan Deppen and Brendan Pedersen

January 12, 2016

Watch President Obama's final State of the Union address above, and follow along as Print Managing Editor Megan Deppen and Contributing Writer Brendan Pedersen provide live updates below. Read More »...

Deportation and the wolf at the door: Immigrant rights organizations upset about raids

Deportation and the wolf at the door: Immigrant rights organizations upset about raids

Rachel Hinton

January 10, 2016

If you hear a knock at the door, Tania Unzueta, a member of the #NotOneMore campaign, warned, don’t open it. Know your rights. Report raids if you see them, and, most importantly, don’t open the door. Read More »...

Supreme Court readies for cases on abortion, affirmative action

Supreme Court readies for cases on abortion, affirmative action

AJ Karolczak

January 10, 2016

The year 2016 is shaping up to be a busy one for the Supreme Court. The court is expected to rule on several high-profile cases in the coming months on issues such as affirmative action, abortion and unionization. Read More »...

Confronting the ‘fierce urgency of now’ on gun control

Confronting the 'fierce urgency of now' on gun control

Rachel Hinton

January 10, 2016

In remarks televised from the East Room of the White House, President Obama laid out his proposal for increased gun control measures Tuesday. Read More »...

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