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2 hours ago

Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

They are Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, and New York. Politically, that's a mix of red, blue and purple states.

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4 hours ago

Crucial New Hampshire primary vote begins

White House hopefuls Donald Trump and Jeb Bush opened political hostilities on Monday as Republican and Democratic candidates stormed across New Hampshire in a final flurry of events before the state's crucial first-in-the-nation primary.

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4 hours ago

Obama lays out 2017 spending priorities in final White House budget

U.S. President Barack Obama unveils his final White House budget on Tuesday with a blueprint for fiscal year 2017 that will lay out his spending proposals for priorities from fighting Islamic State to providing for the poor.

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4 hours ago

National Security Agency going on the ‘hack’ attack

The U.S. National Security Agency on Monday outlined a reorganization that will consolidate its spying and domestic cyber-security operations, despite recommendations by a presidential panel that the agency focus solely on espionage.

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4 hours ago

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Feb. 9

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

zikavirus

22 hours ago

White House seeks $1.8B in emergency funds for Zika virus

The World Health Organization has declared an international health emergency over the rapidly spreading virus.

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1 day ago

Gas prices continue to drop

The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon.

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1 day ago

North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.

North Korea launched a long-range rocket carrying what it called a satellite, drawing renewed international condemnation just weeks after it carried out a nuclear bomb test.

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1 day ago

Chipotle stores to open later on Monday for worker meeting

Don't plan on getting a burrito for lunch today - every Chipotle location in America will be closed this morning for a food safety meeting.

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1 day ago

Trump says New Hampshire win not necessary to secure nomination

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote on Tuesday to secure the nomination, apparently tamping down expectations despite holding a double-digit lead in that state's polls.

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1 day ago

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Feb. 8

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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4 days ago

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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4 days ago

U.S. doctors upgrade Zika precautions; virus found in saliva, urine

Brazilian scientists announced on Friday they had found Zika in the saliva and urine of two patients, as U.S. health officials advised more stringent measures for monitoring pregnant women for Zika and preventing sexual transmission of the virus.

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4 days ago

Nearly 13 million have signed up for Obamacare

About 12.7 million Americans signed up for health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing its expectations.

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4 days ago

Democrats block U.S. energy bill in fight over Flint aid

Senate Democrats teamed up with some of their Republican counterparts on Thursday and blocked a wide-ranging U.S. energy bill in a fight over aid to Flint, Michigan, to help rectify its drinking water crisis.

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4 days ago

In contentious debate, Clinton and Sanders both claim ‘progressive’ mantle

Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders on Thursday in their most contentious presidential debate yet, questioning whether his ambitious proposals were viable and accusing him of an "artful smear" in suggesting she could be bought by political donations.

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4 days ago

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 5

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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5 days ago

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli laughs off questions from lawmakers, calls them ‘imbeciles’

The former drug company executive sparked outrage last year after his company raised the price of a lifesaving medicine by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.

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5 days ago

Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

The Internal Revenue Service says it is experiencing computer failure and temporarily cannot accept taxpayer returns.

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5 days ago

Republican campaign for White House turns nastier as field narrows

Campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination has taken a nasty turn with Donald Trump accusing rival Ted Cruz of fraud as the field of candidates narrowed ahead of next week's New Hampshire primary.

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2 hours ago in Entertainment

The pouting male models are back for ‘Zoolander 2’

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Derek and Hansel are back.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

TV producers may start making you wait for new shows online

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Cord-cutters beware: You might have to wait longer for new TV.

3 hours ago in Music

Peter Cetera turns down Chicago Hall of Fame induction

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Cetera quit the band in 1985 but fans were hoping for a reunion this spring.

3 hours ago in Music

Billy Gibbons starring in reality TV series

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The ZZ Top star is headed to TV in a series about restoring classic cars.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Orange is the New Black’ star sues NYC

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Taryn Manning is suing the city of New York, accusing police officers of wrongfully arresting her in 2014.