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3 hrs ago | The Hill
THE LEDE: Anticipation is building for Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy to unveil his new bill for reforming the National Security Agency.
7 hrs ago | CBC News
The Frontier Discoverer drilling rig is shown at Dutch Harbor, Alaska, in 2007. Oil spills in the Beaufort Sea would persist longer and travel farther while trapped in sea ice, according to a study released today by the World Wildlife Fund of Canada.
9 hrs ago | News Observer
It’s almost cause for a double-take. Ronald William Prestage is 59 years old, the president of a huge South Carolina farming enterprise, president-elect of the National Pork Producers Council and now a veteran of the Central Cell Block on Indiana Avenue in Washington.
America is swarming Cooperstown to celebrate its favorite pastime and the 75th anniversary of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
The actress, honored for activism at the National Council of La Raza's Awards Gala at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Tuesday night, explained during her acceptance speech why she's been hosting and executive producing the group's ALMA Awards for the past seven years.
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission has reduced the value of digital TV subsidy vouchers to 690 baht from 1,000 baht to avoid legal disputes with consumer groups.
If Seinfeld was a show about nothing, the National Geographic Channel's new show Going Deep With David Rees raises existential questions about what is less than nothing.
Reviewing the Broadway production of John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men," when it opened in April, Ben Brantley wrote in The New York Times that James Franco's portrayal of George is "a tight, internal performance begging for a camera's close-up."
Virginia emergency management officials say numerous injuries are being reported following a possible tornado at a campground at Virginia's Eastern Shore.
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission resolved on Thursday to distribute 690-baht discount coupons to households nationwide to assist their purchase of digital TV set-top boxes or digital TVs.
Don't blame yourself if you think you missed some the NCPO orders broadcast on TV or radio - even though they are required listening.
Four people who died in a northern Arizona plane crash had planned to eat lunch and sightsee in Sedona before their plane went down in a remote canyon.
The city of Yuma heated up to a record-setting temperature Wednesday afternoon while Phoenix came close to breaking its own.
The national telecom regulator has decided to scrap the controversial draft auction design for the fourth-generation spectrum, opening the door to other methods of spectrum allocation.
At an impasse on immigration, House Republicans and Senate Democrats advanced competing proposals Wednesday for dealing with tens of thousands of young migrants showing up at the southern border.
We can get behind the National Day of the American Cowboy. Wyoming senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso introduced the resolution that makes the annual day, which has been observed unofficially for a decade now, a real Wyoming tradition shared with the nation.
The globe recently experienced the hottest June on record, fitting in with the trend of global warming.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:35 am
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