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Arts Feb 16Photo: In Thailand, police surround a Buddhist temple
A woman trying to take her children to school is refused passage due to a police blockade in front of Wat Dhammakaya temple just north of Bangkok on February 16, 2017. Soldiers and police surrounded the Buddhist temple on Bangkok's…
Politics Feb 15Puzder withdraws nomination for labor secretary
Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants Inc., says "while I won't be serving in the administration, I fully support the President and his highly qualified team."…
Nation Feb 12Green card holder who voted illegally could face deportation
Rosa Maria Ortega, who holds a green card and is married with four children, was sentenced to eight years in prison and could face deportation after serving her time.
Education Feb 08WATCH: Betsy DeVos makes first speech as education secretary
Devos will address employees at the Department of Education for the first time since being confirmed and sworn in as President Trump's education secretary.
World Feb 04Photos: From Indonesia to Colorado, protests continue on travel ban, Trump
People protesting President Donald Trump hit the streets on Saturday for a third weekend in a row in the U.S. Capitol, overseas and as far away as Indonesia, which has the world's largest Muslim population.
Politics Feb 02Uber CEO quits Trump business council
"Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President or his agenda but unfortunately it has been misinterpreted to be exactly that," Uber CEO Travis Kalanick wrote in an internal memo.
Politics Feb 01Senate confirms Rex Tillerson as secretary of state
Most Senate Democrats opposed Tillerson's nomination, angering Republicans who considered the former Exxon Mobil CEO to be highly qualified for the post.
World Feb 01Damage to Aleppo ‘much bigger’ than expected, U.N. official says
On first visit since Syrian government forces pushed out rebel fighters, the U.N.'s top refugee official says "everything has been ruined."…
Politics Feb 01WATCH LIVE: Spicer expected to take questions on SCOTUS nominee
White House press secretary Sean Spicer will hold a briefing with the press Wednesday. You can watch it here.
Politics Feb 01WATCH: Senate Judiciary Committee votes to approve Sessions for Attorney General
The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote Wednesday to confirm Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., as attorney general.