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Syria's main opposition High Negotiations Committee, HNC, leader Nasr al-Hariri speaks during a press conference, after a round of negotiation between the HNC and the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)
Warplanes pound northwest Syria as Geneva meetings continueAirstrikes on Syria's rebel-held Idlib province kill at least 11 people, opposition activists say, in the latest spasm of violence to mar U.N.-brokered talks in Geneva between the government and the opposition
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
President Donald Trump speaks to a meeting of the National Governors Association, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Plan to repeal Obama health law shows GOP governors are tornThe nation's governors don't want people in their states to lose health coverage under a repeal of the Obama-era health care law
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
President Donald Trump meets with leaders of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
HBCUs, advocates looking for help from Trump on fundingHistorically black colleges and universities are looking for help from the Trump administration, Republicans during their meetings
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 27, 2016, file photo, Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi speaks during a cooperation conference with Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi, Vietnam. Yang will meet with U.S. high-ranking officials becoming the first senior Chinese official to visit the United States on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 since President Donald Trump took office. (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File)
Rising tensions loom as US, Asian powers discuss NKoreaPresident Donald Trump has met with China's top foreign policy adviser Monday, and U.S. officials huddled with key Asian powers to discuss North Korea
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Federal appeals court rejects egg-labeling lawsuitA federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that sought to require labels on egg cartons indicating the conditions in which the chickens were raised
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Graphic shows Trump proposed discretionary spending compared to current law; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
Big surge for military in Trump budget, big cuts elsewherePresident Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Study finds peculiar tie between warm climate, slow snowmeltResearchers say global warming could melt mountain snow more slowly, a peculiar finding that might be bad news for the American West
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
Rabbi Joshua Bolton of the University of Pennsylvania's Hillel center surveys damaged headstones at Mount Carmel cemetery Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Philadelphia. More than 100 headstones have been vandalized at the Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, damage discovered less than a week after similar vandalism in Missouri, authorities said.(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma)
Jewish centers cope with bomb threats; graves vandalizedJewish centers and schools across the nation are coping with another wave of bomb threats as officials in Philadelphia begin raising money to repair and restore hundreds of vandalized headstones at a Jewish cemetery
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 21, 2013 file photo, the Veterans Affairs Department in Washington. Federal authorities are stepping up investigations at Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers due to a sharp increase in opioid theft, missing prescriptions or unauthorized drug use by VA employees since 2009, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. A hearing is expected the week of Feb. 27.  (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
VA pledges more inspections, drug tests to stem opioid theftThe Department of Veterans Affairs says it will boost employee drug testing and inspections amid rising cases of opioid theft and missing prescriptions
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
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