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Trump Administration Wants To Let Insurers Offer Plans With Fewer Benefits

50 min 53 sec ago

The Department of Health and Human Services is proposing a rule that would expand short-term policies that don't have to meet the Affordable Care Act's benefit requirements.

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'No Words Will Do Justice': Onslaught On Syrian Suburb Kills Some 100 Civilians

1 hour 54 min ago

The rebel-held enclave outside Damascus, one of the few left in Syria, has been bombarded by pro-regime forces recently — and UNICEF and other aid groups have struggled to describe the carnage.

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At The Winter Olympics, Robots Are Here To Help. But Don't Assume They Work All Hours

2 hours 44 min ago

Directions, weather reports and water bottles are a few things robots are delivering at the Olympics. They're also helping South Korea present itself as a tech-savvy nation with an eye on the future.

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Top Stories: More Women Seek Office; Trump Backs Romney Senate Run

3 hours 54 min ago

Also: Pro-Syrian fighters kill dozens of civilians in heavy bombardments; potential flooding may come to the central U.S. today; and students will lobby for gun control at the Florida state capitol.

Toddler Milks: Filling A Nutritional Need Or A Marketing Niche?

4 hours 38 min ago

When parents transition a baby from breast milk or formula to cow's milk, it can seem like a big jump. We talk with a researcher who looked at just what's in the array of toddler drinks on the market.

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Maduro Calls Out President Trump On Twitter, Requesting 'Dialogue'

4 hours 49 min ago

The U.S. has sanctioned the Venezuelan president and labeled him a "dictator." And Nicolas Maduro's tweet Monday came not long after he was uninvited from a summit of Western Hemisphere countries.

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Russian Curler's 'B' Sample Confirms Doping Result; Bronze Medal In Jeopardy

4 hours 59 min ago

"We express our sincere regret over the fact of this incident," the Olympic Athletes from Russia team says. The team says it will investigate, to see how a banned drug came to be in his system.

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How Long Are You Contagious With The Flu?

7 hours 38 min ago

Finally getting out from under the flu? Just because you're feeling better doesn't mean you can't get other people sick. You can spread the flu for longer than you might think.

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More Than Twice As Many Women Are Running For Congress In 2018 Compared To 2016

7 hours 38 min ago

Donald Trump is fueling many women's desire to run for office in 2018 — in the words of one analyst, he's "the gift that keeps on giving" to the resistance.

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The Father Of The Internet Sees His Invention Reflected Back Through A 'Black Mirror'

7 hours 40 min ago

The titans of Silicon Valley have a grand vision of the future. But they have a tendency to miss the downside of their inventions — think cybercrime and online harassment.

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Trump Endorses Romney For U.S. Senate, But Does It Signal Détente?

8 hours 22 min ago

Pundits have speculated that the famously strained relationship between the president and the former presidential candidate could mean a future Sen. Romney would be a thorn in Trump's side.

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Rules For 2018 Aim To Speed Up How Long It Takes To Play A MLB Game

9 hours 10 min ago

Among the changes, Major League Baseball will impose stricter limits on mound visits and commercial breaks will be shorter.

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Shib Sibs Win Bronze, French Pair Win Silver In 'Incredible' Ice Dance Event

11 hours 18 min ago

"This was an incredible ice-dance event and to know we gave it our very best means everything," Maia Shibutani said afterwards.

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French Olympic Ice Skater Has 'Nightmare' Wardrobe Malfunction

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:33

Gabriella Papadakis left the rink on the verge of tears after her costume came undone and her breast was briefly exposed. But the dancer and her partner still have a shot at the gold.

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French Olympic Ice Skater Has 'Nightmare' Wardrobe Malfunction

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:33

Gabriella Papadakis left the rink on the verge of tears after her costume came undone and her breast was briefly exposed. But the dancer and her partner still have a shot at the gold.

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What's It Like To Be Rich? Ask The People Who Manage Billionaires' Money

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:01

Several years ago, sociologist Brooke Harrington decided to explore the secret lives of billionaires. What she found, she said, shocked her.

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At Munich Security Conference, Frayed Relations On Display As Global Crises Grow

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:54

Confrontation and ultimatums replaced compromise and consensus at the meeting, where North Korea and the Iran deal topped the agenda. A commentator described it as "the end of the road" for diplomacy.

Chicago Fans Bounced For Racist Taunts Aimed At Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:48

Four Chicago Blackhawks fans were ejected from their home arena for racially taunting a black player from the visiting Washington Capitals.

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New York Times Investigates Ambush Of U.S. Soldiers In Niger

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:17

A New York Times investigation has found new details about an ambush in Niger last year that left four U.S. soldiers dead. Host Ari Shapiro talks with Rukmini Callimachi who reported the story.

Laura Ingraham Told LeBron James To Shut Up And Dribble; He Went To The Hoop

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:04

The Fox News host sought to rebuke the NBA All-Star for "talking politics." James said the flap created awareness on the NBA's "best weekend": "I get to sit up here and talk about social injustice."

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