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U.S. News
Some of the highest levels have been found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according to a new report.
Politics
The administration is joined by the Little Sisters of the Poor, a Roman Catholic order of nuns that is one of the groups seeking an exemption for its employees.
Weird News
The corporation felt obliged to warn people not to try and squeeze inside musical instrument cases after reports former Nissan Motor boss Carlos Ghosn fled Japan concealed inside in one.
Entertainment
The final chapter in the sequel trilogy has ruled box office charts since debuting in late December.
World News
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe offered to withdraw plans to raise the age for access to full pension benefits, hoping to end nationwide labor strikes.
U.S. News
More than half an inch of ice is expected to coat some roads across the U.S. this weekend.
Business
Dennis Muilenburg was fired from Boeing in December after the fallout from a pair of fatal crashes tarnished the company's reputation with airlines and regulators.
Politics
A new Reuters/Ipsos poll found that 64% strongly or somewhat agreed that “the very rich should contribute an extra share of their total wealth each year to support public programs.”
Politics
Thousands are sleeping outdoors or in their cars, fearful their homes will collapse in the event of another major temblor.
World News
At least 60 people in Indonesia’s capital have been killed in floods after the biggest rainfall since records began.
Politics
Knitting needles are clicking furiously around the world to create protective pouches and blankets for wildlife made homeless by Australian wildfires.
Entertainment
The final chapter in the sequel trilogy became the 10th-highest grossing movie of the year worldwide and the seventh-biggest in the U.S.
World News
About 1,500 people were killed during less than two weeks of unrest that started on Nov. 15.
Politics
Johnson is reportedly reluctant to make the visit before delivering Brexit on Jan. 31.
Politics
The USMCA trade pact, first agreed upon in September 2018, will replace the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement.
Politics
The court has a 5-4 conservative majority, including two Trump appointees.
Politics
Trump is expected to appeal the matter to the U.S. Supreme Court.
World News
Relations between the U.S. and France are particularly strained after the U.S. proposed introducing tariffs on $2.4 billion in goods.
Politics
After an update on its Weather and Maps apps, Apple was slammed by Ukraine, which said the tech giant didn't "give a damn" about its pain.
Politics
Trump -- who visits London for a NATO summit next week -- has already waded into the upcoming December vote, however.