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Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles…

Contentious contract negotiations have resulted in a tentative deal between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow striking educators to return to classrooms on Wednesday

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of an encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Donald Trump is weighing in on the matter saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

Harris Wofford, activist who served in Senate…

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Harris Wofford, a civil rights activist who staged an upset Senate win in 1991, has died

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Russia, Japan make no visible progress on…

The leaders of Russia and Japan have acknowledged that settling a decades-long territorial dispute poses a daunting challenge but vowed to continue negotiations

DA: New Mumia Abu-Jamal files show no sign of judge conflict

Philadelphia prosecutors say they've found no hint from newly found files in a former Black Panther's police slaying case that a judge involved had a conflict of interest.

How virtual reality can help you manage pain

A company in Israel is using virtual reality computer games to help patients deal with chronic pain.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Delivers…

Grounded in Washington by the government shutdown, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo delivered a Trump-style speech by video to the Davos summit defending disruptive politics, touting U.S. economic strength and claiming foreign policy successes.

Why the Queen Reportedly Drives Without a License

Queen Elizabeth reportedly drives without a license. Keri Lumm reports.

High court lets military implement transgender…

The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue

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Explo Systems ex-owner drops Camp Minden sentence appeal

The former owner of a company that left thousands of tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant at a Louisiana National Guard facility has dropped an appeal of his sentence

Brexit not to blame for shrinking UK chocolate…

The size of chocolate bars, rolls of toilet paper and boxes of breakfast cereal on sale in Britain have all been shrinking, but as Pascale Davies reports, statisticians says it was just as big a problem before the country voted to leave the European Union.

6 remain missing after Black Sea ship fire

Ambulance crews on the Crimean Peninsula have transported a dozen survivors of a ship fire to hospitals while six of their crewmates have remained missing in the Black Sea

3 charged with planned explosive attack on Muslim community

Three men have been arrested on charges they plotted to attack an upstate New York Muslim community with explosives

45 Years After Roe V. Wade, 'TRAP Laws' Make…

Decades after Roe v. Wade, abortion is one of the most regulated health services in the country.

Google's self-driving unit Waymo to put factory in Michigan

Google's autonomous vehicle unit Waymo plans to locate a factory in Michigan

Man linked to 4 killings suspected of being in US…

Authorities say a man suspected of being in the U.S. illegally shot and killed four people in Nevada over the past few weeks, adding fuel to the immigration debate

Photographer Leighton Mark, shot in Beirut in…

Leighton Mark, a photojournalist who taught himself to make pictures with one arm after he was wounded in 1984 while covering the civil war in Lebanon, has died

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Storm threatens another round of snow, frigid…

Snow and freezing rain has prompted officials to close the largest school districts in Nebraska and Iowa ahead of a winter storm that's threatening the Midwest with several inches of snow

Brazilian leader at odds with Davos focus on…

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has pledged to work "in harmony with the world" to cut carbon emissions, aiming to quell international concerns that his country could allow more aggressive deforestation of the Amazon.

Miami prosecutor probing MLK traffic incident as hate crime

Miami prosecutors are investigating as a possible hate crime a traffic incident involving a gun-wielding white man and a group of black bicyclists on Martin Luther King Day