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19 min ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for most of the state.
Should states get to ban abortion?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
4 hrs ago | Morristown Green
Technically, it's still autumn. At the beginning of autumn, some people still go swimming.
5 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch
The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.
9 hrs ago | UTV
Series in which Michael Buerk goes behind the scenes of the National Trust. A Georgian wedding is planned at Wordsworth House.
12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Much of the nation's mid-section was plunged into a deep freeze this past week with temperatures registering below zero in many locations.
16 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers last week that it believes Jang Song Thaek was likely sacked after the executions last month of two close associates, allegedly over corruption.
16 hrs ago | News Times
In this July 27, 2013 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, is followed by his uncle Jang Song Thaek, second from left, and Yang Hyong Sop, left, vice president of the Presidium of North Korea's parliament, as he tours the newly opened Fatherland Liberation War Museum as part of celebrations for the 60th anniversary of the Korean War ... (more)
Minnesotans are in for a weekend of arctic cold. The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for western and central Minnesota through noon Saturday.
Associated Press Web Producer: Heath Harrison Reported: Dec. 7, 2013 4:10 PM EST Updated: Dec. 7, 2013 4:23 PM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Weather officials say an ice storm is headed toward parts of West Virginia.
The National Security Agency on Friday said its tracking of cellphones overseas is legally authorized under a sweeping U.S. presidential order.
This week, the argument at hand surrounds a subject Quebecers have been debating for months: the province's proposed secular charter One-time Montrealer Steve Patterson hosts and referees a debate between current Montrealer Eman El-Husseini and satirist Al Rae on the merits of the charter.
The Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood has reportedly set up a TV channel which will broadcast from Istanbul, Ehab Shiha, the leader of the National Alliance movement which is struggling for legitimacy against the military regime in Egypt, announced on Facebook this week Today`s Zaman reported.
Inspired by a classic holiday poem, "Twas the Night Before Christmas," this year's National Christmas Tree on display in President's Park in Washington, D.C. will feature GE's new, energy smart Sugar Plum light-emitting diode holiday lighting.
President Barack Obama has thrown the switch, bathing the National Christmas Tree in lights and giving an otherwise dreary day in the nation's capital a festive and seasonal spirit.
Two-time Olivier Award winner Simon Russell Beale 's performance in the title role of William Shakespeare 's KING LEAR, directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes , will be seen by cinema audiences worldwide when NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE broadcasts the production live from the National's Olivier Theatre on Thursday, May 1, 2014, with varying dates ... (more)
South Florida U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia is joining a 24-hour congressional fast relay in solidarity with a group of immigration activists on the National Mall.
Kenya's media suffered a major setback Thursday after the National Assembly approved all recommendations presented by President Uhuru Kenyatta on the controversial Kenya Information and Communications Amendment Bill 2013.