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Kurtz: DC gossip spins out of control

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the intensifying feuds in Washington taking on a much nastier and more personal tone.

Trump vows to cut government regulations

Garrett Tenney reports from Washington, D.C.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Marco Rubio's potential defection puts a speed bump into tax overhaul; Charges upgraded to first-degree murder for man accused of ramming crowd at Charlottesville rally; Disney-Fox deal dramatically redraws film industry map

After Lawmaker's Suicide, Widow Will Run for Seat

"Dan is gone, but his story is far from over," says the widow of Dan Johnson, a Kentucky state lawmaker who killed himself Wednesday night after he was accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl . Rebecca Johnson says she plans to run for the Republican's House seat because "these high-tech...

Firefighter Dies Battling Huge California Blaze

Cal Fire San Diego Chief Tony Meacham says he took "the call that no fire chief ever wants to receive" Thursday when he was told a local firefighter had died battling the massive Thomas fire. Cory Iverson, a 32-year-old engineer with a state fire engine strike team, is survived by...

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Russian court: ex-minister guilty of taking $2…

A court has found a former Russian economic development minister guilty of accepting a $2 million bribe from a top ally of President Vladimir Putin

Workplace romance under spotlight after sex scandals

The minefield that co-workers and companies navigate when it comes to love at work has gotten even more complex following the recent flood of sexual misconduct allegations roiling Hollywood, politics and the media

California Is One Step Closer to Recreational Pot…

California on Thursday issued its first batch of business licenses for the state’s upcoming legal marijuana market, setting the stage for sales to begin in January.

2017's Most Talked About Trends

Buzz60's Sam Berman knows the most talked about trends of 2017.

Rubio Deals Blow to Hopes of Passing Tax Overhaul

President Trump's hopes of passing a tax overhaul before Christmas have taken a big hit from the man he used to call "Little Marco Rubio." In what Politico describes as a surprise move, the Republican senator announced Thursday that he won't support the legislation. Rubio said he won't support any...

Firefighter dies, thousands more take on…

The first firefighter has died in the battle against a series of major wildfires burning across Southern California

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Russian ex-minister jailed for eight years for…

Former Russian economy minister, Alexei Ulyukayev, was found guilty on Friday of soliciting a $2 million bribe from Rosneft chief executive Igor Sechin and was sentenced to eight years in jail.

The Latest: New 1st-degree murder charge in car…

The Ohio man accused of ramming a car into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally this summer in Charlottesville has had his most serious charge upgraded to first-degree murder

Why Paul Ryan Might Decide To Retire In 2018

Paul Ryan shut down reports that he'll retire next year, but there are lots of reasons he might be considering it.

US prosecutors move to cash in on $8.5M in seized…

Federal attorneys prosecuting a multimillion-dollar opioid drug-ring case are moving quickly to sell seized bitcoin that's exploded in value to $8.5 million since the alleged ringleader's arrest

Documents show Clinton statement was softened

Todd Piro reports from New York City.

Are Democrats overconfident after Doug Jones…

Democrats have their hopes up after picking up a Senate seat, but is their confidence justified?

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Report on Kentucky legislator spotlights…

A Kentucky investigative center's in-depth expose this week on a pastor-turned-politician highlights the increasing role of such nonprofit, nontraditional reporting organizations in the United States

Dueling statistics used at hearing on racial bias…

Dueling experts testified in U.S. District Court in Chicago in a first-of-its-kind hearing to determine if phony drug stash-house stings run by federal agents are racially biased

Man whose relatives died mysteriously wants…

A New Hampshire judge is scheduled to hear arguments to dismiss a lawsuit accusing a Vermont man of killing his millionaire grandfather and possibly his mother to collect an inheritance