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Ken Gill of Conklin, NY holds a sign in favor for the drilling process of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) while taking part in a demonstration at the Capitol in Albany, NY on Jan. 25, 2010. Conklin’s town supervisor mentioned seceding from New...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Federal investigators believe they have managed to capture three suspected ISIS sympathizers before they launched an attack. On Wednesday, U.S. law enforcement charged three Brooklyn men with...
WASHINGTON  — In a reversal of the usual worries about political influence on electoral map-making, the Supreme Court is being asked to let raw politics play an even bigger role in the drawing of congressional district boundaries. The court hears...
An employee talks on the phone at a Hyundai dealership in Seoul on Jan. 22, 2015. According to a report released Saturday, Hyundai is recalling nearly 205,000 vehicles in the United States due to a defect in the cars’ power steering systems....
Customers shop for “Green Friday” deals at the Grass Station marijuana shop on Black Friday in Denver, Colorado on Nov. 28, 2014. Colorado’s revenue department announced Friday that retailers sold more than 19 tons of bud and 2.9...
WASHINGTON — Congress’ dysfunction isn’t limited to the struggle to keep a Cabinet department running without interruption. Lawmakers couldn’t finish their work last year and it’s showing now. The leftover business...