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Amazon HQ2: Contenders down to 20 cities

Amazon has released a "short" list of cities it's considering for its second headquarters. Amazon received bids from 238 cities and regions from across 54 states, provinces, districts and territories across North America.

Expert: 'Bloody nose' strike on North Korea will…

Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Daniel Davis, senior fellow and military expert for Defense Priorities, warns a limited, preemptive strike on Kim Jong Un's regime will not achieve its objective.

What is the House Freedom Caucus?

The House Freedom Caucus is a key voting bloc in Congress, but who are they and what do they stand for?

Mayor: US marshal shot, killed while serving…

The mayor of Harrisburg says a U.S. marshal is dead after being shot while serving an arrest warrant in the city

White nationalist might speak on Kent shooting anniversary

White nationalist Richard Spencer's campus tour organizer is asking for space for a speech at Kent State University this spring on the anniversary of the Ohio National Guard shootings

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South's slow-motion freeze leaves vexing blanket…

Several Southern states were dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped up to 12 inches of snow in central North Carolina, dusted the deep South and killed at least 10 people

Love in the air: Pope marries couple on papal…

Pope Francis has performed the first-ever airborne papal wedding, marrying two flight attendants on a flight in Chile

Smuttynose Brewing Co. to be sold at auction

A 24-year-old New Hampshire brewing company is seeking a buyer, saying the explosion of microbreweries has led to changing dynamics in the marketplace

Incredible Underwater Video Shows Photographer…

A photographer had a wild photo shoot with some sea lions.

Elvis cousin says he won't run for US Senate in Mississippi

An elected official who might have been Democrats' strongest contender for U.S. Senate in heavily Republican Mississippi says he won't run this year

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The Latest: Russia warns against failure of Iran…

Russia's foreign minister is warning that a failure of the Iran nuclear deal, especially as a result of action by the Trump administration, would send "an alarming message" to North Korea and impact all international agreements

Legendary French sax maker braces for ownership…

Henri Selmer Paris, a historic saxophone maker founded in 1885, hands over the reins of the family business to an investment fund.

EU official: Greece closing in on end of bailout…

A senior EU official says Greece is getting within reach of ending its Herculean bailout program which saved it from the brink of bankruptcy

Police: Sex offender broke no laws by photographing kids

Police in Maine say a registered sex offender who took photographs of children in public places didn't break any laws

Tillerson Says Russia Isn't Implementing…

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Russia is failing to enforce sanctions that "primarily" concern fuel.

Nigeria's take on rap: poetry and philosophy

One of Nigeria's most popular rappers is entertaining audiences with his big beats and thoughtful lyrics

Researchers: Hacking campaign linked to Lebanese…

Researchers say major blunder has exposed a global hacking operation tied to Lebanon's main intelligence agency

Playing her way to equality

Nairobi based percussionist Kasiva Mutua is using her passion for drumming to break barriers

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Has President Trump evolved his position on a…

President Trump rejects White House chief of staff John Kelly's suggestion that the president's position on the border wall has changed; reaction from Kevin McCullough, conservative syndicated radio host at Salem Media, and Michael Starr Hopkins, Democratic strategist and contributor to The Hill.

House Intel Committee votes to release Simpson…

Full transcript of the committee's November interview with the Fusion GPS co-founder will be posted online.