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Photo by Christopher Furlong / Getty Images Citing efforts “to make the next generation tobacco-free,” the U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed new rules Thursday for e-cigarettes that would regulate the devices in a manner similar to...
WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a decision by Palestinian authorities to create a coalition government with Hamas is a big step backward for peace. Netanyahu says he will never negotiate a peace treaty with a...
Dent Myer, owner of Wildman’s Civil War Surplus, stands outside his store in Kennesaw, Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal signed a broad gun rights expansion bill Wednesday. Photo by Chris Rank/Bloomberg via Getty Images Today in the Morning Line:...
WASHINGTON — The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signaled a willingness to release him but are unclear which U.S. government officials have the authority to make a deal, according to two...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Barack Obama shake hands in the White House’s Oval Office on Feb. 22, 2013. As part of his four-nation Asia tour, Obama will attempt to convince Abe and other Japanese leaders Thursday that he...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Officials in South Korea now say search teams have recovered at least 156 bodies from a sunken ferry. Nearly 150 others remained unaccounted for as the search operation ended its eighth day. Divers are...