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3 weeks ago

House of Representatives to try again to seek Iran deal clampdown

The U.S. House of Representatives plans to reconsider legislation to restrict President Barack Obama's ability to lift sanctions on Iran under an international nuclear deal after its passage was canceled on Wednesday when too few members voted.

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3 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Jan. 14

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

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3 weeks ago

Iran releases U.S. sailors after brief detention

Iran released ten U.S. sailors on Wednesday after holding them overnight, bringing a swift end to an incident that had rattled nerves days ahead of the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord between Tehran and world powers.

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3 weeks ago

Poll: Majority of Americans support next president pushing tighter gun laws

Half of all Americans support President Barack Obama's executive actions on gun control, a poll found, with a majority saying they would support the next president taking additional steps to tighten federal gun laws.

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3 weeks ago

Powerball hits $1.5 billion, largest-ever lottery jackpot for one winner

The jackpot for tonight's drawing climbed to $1.5 billion, making it the largest-ever U.S. lottery prize as well as the world's biggest potential jackpot for a single winner.

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3 weeks ago

Obama knocks Trump, voices optimism in speech to set 2016 tone

President Barack Obama took aim on Tuesday at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and accused critics of playing into the hands of Islamic State in a speech meant to cement his legacy and set a positive tone for his final year in office.

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3 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Jan. 13

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

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4 weeks ago

High U.S. job openings point to pick-up in wage growth

Job openings are high relative to the unemployment rate, which is currently at a 7-1/2 year low of 5 percent.

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4 weeks ago

U.S. panel finalizes breast cancer screening recommendations

An influential panel of U.S. experts issued final recommendations reaffirming their controversial position that mammogram screening should start at age 50, but also said some women may benefit from screening starting at age 40.

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4 weeks ago

Jackpot at $1.5 billion and climbing, Powerball fever grips America

The grand prize in Wednesday's drawing is the world's richest lottery jackpot that could go to a single ticket holder.

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4 weeks ago

As foreign crises pile up, Obama seen taking few risks in final year

As he prepares to deliver his final State of the Union address tonight, the President has insisted he will not be content simply to run out the clock on foreign policy.

Alabama's O.J. Howard heads to the end zone for a touchdown reception during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Clemson Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

4 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Jan. 12

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

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4 weeks ago

Conservative U.S. justices prepared to deliver blow to unions

Supreme Court justices voiced support for a legal challenge that could erode organized labor's clout by depriving public-employee unions of millions of dollars in fees that state laws force non-union members to pay.

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4 weeks ago

Honda, Volvo take top awards at the Detroit auto show

The Honda Civic has been named North American Car of the Year. The truck of the year is the Volvo XC90.

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4 weeks ago

U.S. meets tech leaders, forms task force to fight online militants

The Obama administration sent its top national security officials to meet tech industry leaders in Silicon Valley and announced a new task force to counter online propaganda as the United States tries to crack down on the unprecedented use of the Internet by jihadists.

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4 weeks ago

In final State of the Union, Obama to draw contrast with Republican ‘gloom’

President Barack Obama will paint an optimistic picture in his final State of the Union on Tuesday, drawing a contrast with Republicans running to replace him in the November 2016 presidential election.

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4 weeks ago

Obama to make good on Guantanamo pledge: White House chief of staff

bama will first present a long-awaited plan to Congress about how to close the facility, and seek its approval.

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4 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Jan. 11

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

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4 weeks ago

At $1.3 billion, Powerball jackpot in world record territory

With Powerball's jackpot now at $1.3 billion and likely to surge higher by Wednesday's drawing, the U.S. multi-state lottery is offering the world's richest grand prize.

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4 weeks ago

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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3 hours ago in Entertainment, Sports

You can stream the Super Bowl

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This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

22 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

22 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

22 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

23 hours ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

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The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.