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Mick Mulvaney will be just the acting chief of staff 'because that's what the president wants,' White House saysPresident Trump's search for a new chief of staff is over, at least for now.

12/14/2018 6:01:07 PM

Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with convictionTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After a spellbinding five-day trial that featured tales of infidelity and a multimillion dollar insurance payout, a jury on Friday convicted a Florida woman of helping mastermind the killing of her husband nearly two decades ago.

12/14/2018 9:07:47 PM

Israel says 4th 'attack tunnel' found from LebanonIsrael's army said Sunday it has uncovered another Hezbollah "attack tunnel" leading from Lebanon into its territory, the fourth since it started a search-and-destroy operation this month. Israel says the Iranian-backed Shiite militant group has dug the infiltration tunnels for use in a future conflict, and the military has been working to eliminate them. The latest tunnel crossing into northern Israel was exposed at the weekend, the army said in a statement.

12/16/2018 2:53:50 AM

Obama-era rule leads to $150M in student loan forgivenessThe U.S. Education Department said it will forgive $150 million in federal student loans as part of a 2016 rule that Secretary Betsy DeVos previously tried to block.

12/14/2018 4:13:18 PM

Graham: No evidence of collusion by the Trump campaignSpecial counsel submits documents about Flynn's January 2017 interview with FBI; Sen. Lindsey Graham weighs in on the latest in the Mueller probe.

12/14/2018 3:37:38 PM

NASA's InSight lander snaps first selfie from MarsWant more proof of NASA's InSight lander arriving safely on Mars? The spacecraft captured a selfie while on the Red Planet.

12/14/2018 1:06:50 PM

Brazil take first step in program to join nuclear-powered sub clubPresident Michel Temer and his right-wing successor, President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, both pressed the button that lowered into the sea the 1,700-ton submarine named Riachuelo at a Rio de Janeiro naval base. Temer's wife, Marcela, had christened the vessel, by smashing a champagne bottle against its hull. The submarines being built by the Brazilian Navy in partnership with France's defense company Naval Group, formerly known as DCNS, are a modified version of the Scorpene class diesel-powered submarine.

12/14/2018 11:52:09 AM

Gun Deaths in the U.S. Are at Their Highest Rates in Decades, CDC SaysThe problem is driven in part by suicides

12/14/2018 4:12:45 PM

Our Plastic Addiction Has Reached A New Crisis LevelThis is not a good look. Humans are using more oil-based plastic than ever,

12/15/2018 4:45:12 AM

White House says probe of inauguration funding has 'nothing to do with the president'The White House is brushing off reports that federal prosecutors are investigating the over $100 million that was raised from donors for President Trump’s inauguration last year.

12/14/2018 10:39:44 AM