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Politics Jan 04The many ways the shutdown is stopping vital services and research
As the shutdown enters a possible third week, it is furthering straining thousands of furloughed federal workers who have gone without pay.
Nation Sep 06WATCH LIVE: Day 4 of Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearings
Watch the final day of hearings for the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Hearings will begin each morning at 9:30 a.m. ET.
Arts Apr 21WATCH: Jeffrey Brown interviews authors at the LA Times Festival of Books
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is bringing more than 500 authors and thousands of fans together for a weekend-long celebration of reading.
Politics Feb 14WATCH: Mnuchin testifies on Treasury’s proposed budget
Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin will testify at a Senate Finance Committee hearing at 10:30 a.m. EST Wednesday on Capitol Hill. You can watch the hearing live in the video above.
World Dec 10Muslim world protests Trump’s formal recognition of Israeli capital
New protests broke out across the Muslim world on Saturday, as tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets over President Donald Trump's decision last week to formally recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Nation Nov 20Charles Manson, cult leader and convicted murderer, dies at 83
Charles Manson, who led a cult known as the “Manson Family” and was convicted of multiple murders, died Sunday at age 83 due to natural causes, the California Department of Corrections reported.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Sen. Gillibrand, Rep. Speier introduce bill on sexual harassment
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., introduced a bill Wednesday aimed at preventing and responding to sexual harassment in Congress.
World Sep 20WATCH: Obama speaks at global health event
Former President Barack Obama spoke at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Goalkeepers event in New York on Wednesday to measure the progress of global health over the past 25 years.
World Sep 20WATCH LIVE: Day 2 of UN General Assembly debate
World leaders deliver speeches for a second day at the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Wednesday. You can watch them all here.
Nation Sep 07WATCH: Florida governor warns about ‘life-threatening’ Hurricane Irma
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has called for mandatory evacuations and federal help as Hurricane Irma headed toward his state Thursday.