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Trump awarded nearly $300,000 in legal fees in Daniels defamation lawsuit

Dec 11 2018

LOS ANGELES Adult film actress Stormy Daniels must pay more than $290,000 to reimburse President Donald Trump for legal fees he spent defending himself in a defamation lawsuit she brought against him over a tweet, a judge ruled on Tuesday.

Storm hits Carolinas and officials warn of potential widespread power outages

Dec 09 2018

A winter storm brought snowfall and freezing rain to North and South Carolina on Saturday, creating hazardous conditions on roads and threatening to leave hundreds of thousands of people without power, officials said.

Mountain lion that crossed freeways died after California wildfire

Dec 07 2018

LOS ANGELES A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times, evading potentially deadly traffic, has died after burning its paws during a wildfire, officials said on Friday.

Mudslide risk in Southern California wildfire zones prompts evacuation of thousands

Dec 07 2018

LOS ANGELES Heavy rains and the threat of mudslides in Southern California forced the closure of a key coastal highway near Malibu on Thursday and prompted authorities to order evacuations of almost 3,000 residents from hillside areas scarred by recent wildfires. | Video

Ex-Dallas officer who shot man in his home charged with murder

Nov 30 2018

A former Dallas police officer was charged with murder on Friday for shooting an unarmed black neighbor whose apartment she said she mistakenly entered instead of her own, prosecutors said.

Catholic archdiocese in New Mexico, facing abuse cases, to file for bankruptcy

Nov 30 2018

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Santa Fe, New Mexico, will file for bankruptcy protection as it faces litigation arising from accusations of sexual abuse by clergy, its archbishop said on Thursday.

U.S. women earn half the income of men, new study finds

Nov 29 2018

Women earned roughly half the income of men in the United States over a 15-year period, taking into account time off for family or child care, according to a report released on Wednesday, which found the pay gap is far greater than has been assumed.

U.S. women earn half the income of men, new study finds

Nov 28 2018

Women earned roughly half the income of men in the United States over a 15-year period, taking into account time off for family or child care, according to a report released on Wednesday, which found the pay gap is far greater than has commonly been assumed.

Illegal immigrants in U.S. at lowest level since 2004: study

Nov 27 2018

The population of unauthorized immigrants in the United States fell to 10.7 million in 2016, its lowest level since 2004, due largely to a decline in the number of people coming from Mexico, a study released on Tuesday said.

Cases of rare, polio-like condition in U.S. highest since 2016

Nov 26 2018

A rare, polio-like condition has sickened 116 people in the United States so far this year, the highest number of cases since 2016, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday.

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U.S. Senate hands Trump historic rebuke on Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Senate delivered a rare double rebuke to President Donald Trump on Saudi Arabia on Thursday, voting to end U.S. military support for the war in Yemen and blame the Saudi crown prince for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.