The day of the insurgents?

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Donald Trump battled to top a charging field of Republican rivals and Bernie Sanders sought a big win over Hillary Clinton in the nation's first presidential primary for 2016.

Supreme Court blocks Obama carbon emissions plan 6:37pm EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday delivered a major blow to President Barack Obama by blocking federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, the centerpiece of his administration's strategy to combat climate change.

A sign marks the entrance to a job fair in New York in this October 24, 2011 file photo. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

More Americans quitting their jobs

WASHINGTON - U.S. job openings surged in December and the number of Americans voluntarily quitting work hit a nine-year high, pointing to labor market strength despite a slowdown in economic growth.  Full Article 

Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, is sworn in to testify at a House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on "Developments in the Prescription Drug Market Oversight" on Capitol Hill in Washington February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Shkreli sued over $2 million Wu-Tang album

NEW YORK - Martin Shkreli faces a lawsuit claiming that his $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album contains illustrations ripped off from a New York artist, who now wants the former drug executive to pay for them.  Full Article 

Tourists and locals watch the sunset from White Sands Beach Park in Kailua-Kona, on Hawaii's Big Island, January 31, 2016. REUTERS/Canice Leung

Mosquito-borne dengue hits Hawaii's Big Island

The mayor of Hawaii's Big Island declared a state of emergency to deal with a growing outbreak of dengue fever, spread by infected mosquitoes, with 250 cases confirmed over the past four months.   Full Article 

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper (R) testifies at a House (Select) Intelligence Committee hearing on 'World Wide Cyber Threats' on Capitol Hill in Washington September 10, 2015.      REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Top official warns about 'homegrown' threats

WASHINGTON - Attacks by "homegrown" terrorists are among the most imminent security threats facing the United States in 2016, along with Islamic State and cyber security concerns, the top U.S. intelligence official said.  Full Article 

Damascus vows to retake Aleppo

A man rides a motorcycle past damaged buildings in al-Myassar neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria January 31, 2016. Picture taken January 31, 2016. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

DAMASCUS - Damascus aims to secure Syria's border with Turkey and recapture the city of Aleppo with its latest military offensive, a top adviser to President Assad said.  Full Article | Map 

Violence reigns in Aden months after recapture

Last summer a Saudi-led coalition wrestled control of the Yemen city of Aden from Houthi militia, but as Reuters Yara Bayoumy reports, deadly violence still grips the region.

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