Planes at Pyongyang International Airport in DPRK (North Korea)

North Korea Has Reportedly Detained Another US Citizen

Media reports claim North Korean authorities have arrested and detained a U.S. citizen — the third American currently held prisoner by the country.


A poster at the March for Science in Washington, D.C.
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Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

Marchers for science in Washington, D.C.
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What Motivates People To March For Science?

Marine Le Pen during her presidential campaign
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Everything You Need To Know About France's Presidential Election

New Surgeon General Sylvia Trent-Adams
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The Country's Next Surgeon General Is A Nurse

New York City Police Department officers stand outside.
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Sessions Says New York City Is 'Soft On Crime.' The Numbers Disagree

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Legalizing Medical Marijuana Could Save A Lot Of Taxpayer Dollars

OBM Director Mick Mulvaney
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Republicans Offer Democrats A Dollar-For-Dollar Budget Deal

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump
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Report: Russia Tried To 'Infiltrate' Trump Campaign Through Advisers

An Exxon Mobil drilling platform
Exxon Mobil

Exxon's Not Getting Russian Drilling Permits From Trump After All

Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill washes ashore in Alabama
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Americans Would Be Willing To Pay $17B To Fix Deepwater Horizon Damage

Protesters run from tear gas fired by the Venezuelan national guard.
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At Least 12 Are Dead In Venezuela After A Night Of Protests

President Trump meets with aid worker Aya Hijazi.
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Trump Helps Release American Aid Worker Jailed In Egypt

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates speaks during a press conference.
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Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates May Testify About Russia

Barack Obama
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Obama's Post-White-House Honeymoon Is Almost Over

Jim Mattis
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US Defense Secretary Mattis Says Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

Judge Neil Gorsuch speaks to the crowd.
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Gorsuch's First Big SCOTUS Vote Cleared The Way For Arkansas Execution

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
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Julian Assange Might Soon Face Charges In The US

Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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Jeff Sessions Might Have Just Upset The Entire State Of Hawaii

President Trump and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni
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Trump Prods Italy On NATO Spending

FBI Director James Comey
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After Leaks, The FBI Is Changing How It Treats The Press

Rep. Tom MacArthur and Rep. Mark Meadows
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New Deal Aims To Bridge Republican Health Care Divide

Sen. Claire McCaskill
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One Senator Says The Partisan Divide In D.C. Isn't As Bad As It Seems

President Donald Trump with members of the New England Patriots.
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New England Patriots Call Out The New York Times' Lack Of Context

White House fence
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People Can't Walk On One Of The White House Sidewalks Anymore

A man smokes medicinal marijuana.
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Support For Pot Seems To Be Growing, But Not In Trump's White House

Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan, Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg
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Women and Liberals On The Supreme Court Are Interrupted Most Often

President Donald Trump
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Trump's Latest U-Turn: Renewing The Iran Nuclear Deal

Exterior of the White House
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What's With The Obsession With The President's First 100 Days?

Rep. Jason Chaffetz
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One Of Congress' Most Powerful Figures Isn't Running For Re-election

President Donald Trump with Buy American executive order
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Here's What Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' Order Means