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CNN

Unemployment rate dips, 173,000 jobs added in August

The U.S. Labor Department says 173,000 jobs were added in the month of August, and the unemployment rate dropped to 5.1 percent.

Kim Davis

Carter County Prison

Who is Kentucky clerk Kim Davis?

She stands at the crossroads of a controversy between same-sex marriage and faith.

Kim Davis is the clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky. And she finds herself in jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples after the U.S. Supreme Court lega...

Kim Davis door

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Ky. clerk's office issues marriage license

With the clerk who had refused them in jail, William Smith Jr. and James Yates on Friday morning became the first same-sex couple to receive a marriage license in Rowan County, Kentucky.

Pressing through a throng of reporters, Smith and Yates picked u...

Trump in Alabama CNN

CNN

Trump stumped on foreign policy, hits 'gotcha' questions

Donald Trump stumbled when asked about the heads of major terrorist organizations on Thursday and then lashed out at what he called a "gotcha question."

Trump, the front-runner for the GOP nomination, blasted conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt in an ...

Joe Gliniewicz

Lake County Sheriff's Office via CNN

Video might hold clue to Ill. officer's killing

Police may soon have "significant" evidence to announce in this week's killing of an Illinois police officer, including footage from a home security video system in the area of the shooting.

Any video in the area could help authorities determine who s...

Apple WWDC 2011

What will Apple announce on Wednesday?

Despite what a recent Apple invitation promised, Siri is terrible at giving hints.

burglary death 2

KPLR, KTVI

11-year-old left alone with sister kills teen

An 11-year-old St. Louis-area boy left alone at home with his 4-year-old sister staved off several home invasion attempts before finally shooting and killing a 16-year-old intruder, according to police.

At least one neighbor, however, offered a differ...

Ted Cruz

From Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate

In 2016, Ted Cruz dreams of a 2012 replay

Ted Cruz's team thinks they already beat Jeb Bush -- three years ago.

That's when Cruz, a young lawyer with a thin resume but political talent, elbowed his way through a crowded field with just enough cash and just enough endorsements to topple an est...

Trump frowning debate

Fox News

Fact check: Trump misstates piece of Iran deal

Real estate mogul Donald Trump is known for bragging about his ability to negotiate, and he has been hitting President Barack Obama hard over the Iran nuclear deal.

But one of Trump's major arguments against the deal is actually incorrect, according t...

Hillary Clinton 1995

EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Would Clinton be this bold today?

It's still Hillary Clinton's most iconic moment.

Long before Benghazi, email scandals, a globetrotting run as secretary of state and the "18 million cracks" she punched in the glass ceiling during her 2008 presidential campaign, the then-first lady ca...

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