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Photo by Thanasis Zovoilis/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The Obama administration issued new rules Wednesday to protect the nation’s drinking water and clarify which smaller streams, tributaries and wetlands are covered by anti-pollution and...
CBS News anchor Bob Schieffer, left, and Patricia Schieffer arrive at a state dinner hosted by President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama in honor of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the White House in Washington, D.C., on April...
Leg shackles are seen on the floor at Camp 6 detention center, at the U.S. Naval Base, in Guantanamo Bay. Photo by Brennan Linsley/Reuters WASHINGTON — Five senior Taliban leaders released last year from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in...
Teacher Janneke van den Heuvel leads her 8-year old students in a group discussion during Spring Fever week in the Netherlands. NewsHour photo by Saskia de Melker “Who here has been in love?” Anniek Pheifer asks a crowd of Dutch elementary school...
Watch the Department of Justice’s news conference on the charges against some of FIFA’s top officials at 10:30 a.m. EDT. Seven officials with the world soccer body Federation Internationale de Football Association, or FIFA, were arrested Wednesday,...
Researchers find that methadone and wastewater disinfectants create the carcinogen NDMA, which can filter into drinking water supplies. Photo by Adam Lister/Getty Images Like death and taxes, at some point in life, drinking someone else’s human...