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Nation Jul 20Hot weather is intensifying hold on much of East, Central US
Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races and pushed New York City to order power-saving steps to avoid overtaxing the electrical grid.
World Jul 20Famed architect Cesar Pelli dies at 92
Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli, known for designing some of the world’s tallest and most iconic buildings, has died. He was 92.
Politics Jul 10Woman says Jeffrey Epstein raped her when she was 15
Jennifer Araoz filed court papers seeking information from Epstein in preparation for suing him, and she aired her allegations on NBC's "Today" show , though she said she hadn't discussed them with authorities.
Nation Apr 15Pulitzers honor news coverage of 3 mass shootings in 2018
The South Florida Sun Sentinel and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette won Pulitzer Prizes on Monday and were recognized along with the Capital Gazette of Annapolis, Maryland, for their coverage of three horrifying mass shootings in 2018 at a high school, a…
Politics Mar 14‘Apprentice’ contestant’s defamation suit against Trump can proceed, court rules
Citing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling involving President Bill Clinton, the judges said presidents can be sued in state courts over things not related to their official duties.
Nation Mar 12Years-old rape kits are being tested around U.S. with help from Manhattan DA, DOJ
Languishing evidence in over 100,000 sexual assault cases around the country has been sent for DNA testing with money from a New York prosecutor and federal authorities, spurring over 1,000 arrests and hundreds of convictions in three years, officials say.
Economy Nov 12What’s the appeal? A look at two top contenders for Amazon HQ2
Both Long Island City and Crystal City are stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers, but there are also plenty of differences.
World Sep 28China, Russia cast themselves as defenders of internationalism as U.S. backs away
In the wake of President Trump's proclamation that Americans "reject the ideology of globalism," Chinese Foreign Minister Wang's speech at the U.N. General Assembly sounded a note of rebuttal from a competing power.
World Sep 27Palestinian leader: Our ‘rights are not up for bargaining’
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accused the U.S. of undermining the two-state solution.
Politics Sep 26WATCH LIVE: Trump chairs U.N. Security Council meeting
Wednesday will be Trump's first time in the Security Council, where the U.S. holds the rotating presidency this month. Watch live here.