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Politics Feb 03Republicans plan to bring back religious freedom bill
Congressional Republicans plan to reintroduce a bill aimed at protecting religious groups and individuals who oppose same-sex marriage.
Nation Jan 25Greenpeace activists hang ‘RESIST’ banner from crane to protest Trump
Greenpeace activists hung a large banner with the word “RESIST” from a construction crane in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday morning to protest President Donald Trump.
Politics Jan 23Schumer says Trump off to ‘bumpy start’ in NewsHour interview
Between a visit to the CIA and a continuing focus on inauguration crowds, President Donald Trump’s first 72 hours in office have been “bumpy to say the least,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Monday.
Science Jan 182016 was the hottest year on record, NASA and NOAA confirm
In 2016, Earth experienced its warmest in recorded history, and the planet reached record high temperatures for the third consecutive year.
Politics Jan 12Obama will go “right back” to work after taking break, top adviser says in PBS NewsHour interview
In a wide-ranging interview with PBS NewsHour’s Judy Woodruff, White House Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett said Obama “wants to continue to be a force for good” and “will speak out when he thinks his voice can move the needle.”…
Politics Jan 04Presidential popularity, and how Trump stacks up
After winning the election, President-elect Donald Trump’s favorability rating rose. But on Monday, Gallup data indicates Mr. Trump may not be gaining ground yet when it comes to voter confidence and that he faces a gap compared to the expectations…
Politics Dec 20Why Trump’s Electoral College win is hardly a ‘landslide’
While Trump and his top aides have described his Electoral College margin as a “landslide” and a “blowout,” these claims are simply not true. When compared to the previous 57 elections, Trump barely eked out a win, securing 57 percent…