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U.S. Steps Up Winter-Warfare Training As Global Threat Shifts

Justice Thomas Calls for Re-Examining Landmark Libel Case

By Lolita C. Baldour |
A new focus on cold-weather military training trains U.S. troops to fight against a more capable, high-tech enemy like Russia, North Korea or China.

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Forget Netflix - The Real Joy of Movies is Still in Theaters

Forget Netflix - The Real Joy of Movies is Still in Theaters

By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 22
Sure, it's easy to Netflix and chill these days. Or Prime and recline. Or Hulu and ... well, whatever. But if you really want to savor a film, there's still no substitute for a movie theater.

Was That Ballot Fraud in North Carolina U.S. House Race?

Was That Ballot Fraud in North Carolina U.S. House Race?

By Emery P. Dalesio and Gary D. Robertson | Feb 22
The country's last vacant congressional seat will stay that way for months after North Carolina's election board, hearing evidence of ballot fraud and testimony that the Republican ignored warning signs, ordered a new election.

Groups Want Offshore Drilling Tests to Cease During Lawsuit

Groups Want Offshore Drilling Tests to Cease During Lawsuit

By Meg Kinnard | Feb 22
Conservation groups suing the Trump administration over plans to conduct offshore drilling tests asked a judge on Wednesday to halt preparatory work for the drilling until their case is heard in court.

Failing Payless to Honor Gift Cards, Store Credit Into March

Failing Payless to Honor Gift Cards, Store Credit Into March

Feb 22
The failing Payless ShoeSource chain will honor gift cards and store credit until March 11 as the company liquidates all operations.

Mueller Report Looming, New Attorney General in Hot Seat

Mueller Report Looming, New Attorney General in Hot Seat

By Eric Tucker | Feb 22
William Barr has been attorney general for just one week but is on the cusp of staring down what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public.

AP Fact Check: Senator Makes False National Emergency Claim

AP Fact Check: Senator Makes False National Emergency Claim

By Amanda Seitz | Feb 22
Sen. Kevin Cramer, a North Dakota Republican, claimed this week that members of Congress are opposing President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration because they dislike the president.

Court: Constitutional Ban on High Fines Applies to States

Court: Constitutional Ban on High Fines Applies to States

By Mark Sherman | Feb 21
The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states, an outcome that could help efforts to rein in police seizure of property from criminal suspects.

Feds Share Watchlist with 1,400 Private Groups

Feds Share Watchlist with 1,400 Private Groups

By Matthew Barakat | Feb 21
The federal government has acknowledged that it shares its terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities, prompting concerns from civil libertarians.

Liz Weston: Are You Picking the Wrong Money Goals?

Liz Weston: Are You Picking the Wrong Money Goals?

By Liz Weston | Feb 21
Setting smart, achievable goals is important if you want to take charge of your financial life. But many of us are surprisingly bad at choosing the goals that actually matter most to us.

U.S. Steps Up Winter-Warfare Training As Global Threat Shifts

U.S. Steps Up Winter-Warfare Training As Global Threat Shifts

By Lolita C. Baldour | Feb 21
A new focus on cold-weather military training trains U.S. troops to fight against a more capable, high-tech enemy like Russia, North Korea or China.

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