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Nation Mar 16Photo: Handprints at the border
Handprints are left on the iron posts when people try and scale the border wall to get into the U.S.
Nation Mar 14WATCH: Spicer addresses analysis of GOP health bill in news briefing
White House, Republicans in Congress seek support for health care bill, as critics attack over new estimates that 24 million people would lose coverage.
Arts Mar 13Photo: Spinning records in Aleppo, Syria
Mohammad Mohiedine Anis, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music on his gramophone in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighborhood.
Nation Mar 13WATCH: Spicer says he expects Justice Department to comply with request for evidence of Obama wiretap
Spicer is expected to begin the briefing at 1 p.m. EST. Watch live here.
Arts Mar 10Photo: ‘Make Mosul great again’
A Norwegian volunteer medic writes "Make Mosul Great Again" on the base of a destroyed Islamic State billboard in west Mosul. Iraqi forces are advancing into west Mosul, part of an offensive to retake the city in March 2017, some…
World Mar 10Court removes South Korean president from office over corruption scandal
Park was accused of working with her friend Choi Soon-sil to extort tens of millions of dollars from businesses. She had refused to undergo questioning.
Arts Mar 09Photo: Celebrating Holi, the Spring ‘festival of colors’
Students at the Institute of Management Studies play with colors to celebrate Holi, on March 9, in Noida, India. Holi is a Hindu spring festival in India and Nepal, also known as the "festival of colors" or the "festival of…
Politics Mar 07WATCH: ‘We made a promise’ to repeal and replace Obamacare, Paul Ryan says
House Speaker Paul Ryan is expected to address the new GOP health care legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Nation Mar 07WATCH: State Department says Tillerson will address North Korean missile threat in Asia trip
Acting Spokesperson Mark Toner will lead the Tuesday briefing. Watch live starting around 2 p.m. EST on this page.
Arts Mar 06Photo: Firing at an Islamic State drone
An Iraqi special forces soldier fires at a drone operated by Islamic State militants Islamic State militants in Mosul, Iraq on March 4. …