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United States

Barbara Goldberg

CDC says U.S. abortion rate plunged in decade ending 2015

Nov 21 2018

NEW YORK A U.S. government agency said on Wednesday that abortion rates among American women of all ages fell to a decade low in 2015, which both opponents and supporters of abortion rights attributed in part to individual states' efforts to restrict women's access to the procedure. | Video

Traffic jams, bitter cold on this year's Thanksgiving menu

Nov 21 2018

NEW YORK Americans may need an extra helping of patience this Thanksgiving weekend, with the largest number of travelers in a decade expected to hit the road or board flights to celebrate with family and friends after a prosperous year for many. | Video

Traffic jams, bitter cold on this year's Thanksgiving menu

Nov 20 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 20 Americans may need an extra helping of patience this Thanksgiving weekend, with the largest number of travelers in a decade expected to hit the road or board flights to celebrate with family and friends after a prosperous year for many.

U.S. marks 100th anniversary of end to WWI with poppies, Bells of Peace

Nov 11 2018

Americans mark the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War One on Sunday with celebrations ranging from high-tech light shows to somber gatherings in honor of the country's military veterans.

U.S. House freshman class includes most veterans in nearly a decade

Nov 07 2018

The freshman class of the new Congress will boast the largest number of military veterans in nearly a decade, including a record number of former servicewomen, bolstering a corps of ex-military lawmakers that has been depleted in recent years.

U.S. House freshman class includes most veterans in nearly a decade

Nov 07 2018

The freshman class of the new Congress will boast the largest number of military veterans in nearly a decade, including a record number of former servicewomen, bolstering a corps of ex-military lawmakers that has been depleted in recent years.

Spooky: Dogs snatch Halloween limelight from black cats, bats

Oct 30 2018

MORRISTOWN, N.J. James Garland dropped off 9-year-old Harry, costumed in a tie-dyed T-shirt and hippie-style neck bandana, at the Halloween party with his buddies, confident he would have fun and return home exhausted - and wagging his tail. | Video

First-ever auction of AI-created artwork set for Christie's gavel

Oct 23 2018

NEW YORK Christie's, the auction house that has sold paintings by Picasso and Monet at record prices, was poised on Tuesday to set another milestone with the first-ever auction of art created by artificial intelligence.

Trump says transgender policy seeks to 'protect the country'

Oct 23 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that transgender issues were in flux and he aims to protect the country after a report that his administration was considering defining gender as male or female based on genitalia at birth drew widespread condemnation.

Trump says transgender policy seeks to 'protect the country'

Oct 23 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that transgender issues were in flux and he aims to protect the country after a report that his administration was considering defining gender as male or female based on genitalia at birth drew widespread condemnation. | Video

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