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Obama condemns climate change deniers

Seeking to lend urgency to his climate agenda, President Barack Obama warned Monday that even ramped-up efforts to curb emissions were being outpaced by the effects of a warming planet.

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Tom Brady sketch artist gets another shot

The woman who made handsome NFL quarterback Tom Brady look like a cross between "Quasimodo," "Gollum" and "ET" is back, and her new sketch of Brady turned out, well, pretty good.

Courtroom sketch artist Jane Rosenberg was taken to task online in early...

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Columbia: Obama not returning to teach

The head of Columbia University ignited a wave of speculation Monday about President Barack Obama's post-White House activities, though the school later said there were no plans for the commander-in-chief to return to a teaching job.

Lee Bollinger, sp...

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White House readies cyber sanctions against China

The White House is preparing a slate of sanctions it could bring against Chinese enterprises in response to cyberattacks against American businesses, a government official familiar with the process told CNN.

The move is a show of force on the issue ju...

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U.S. deploys Predator drones to Latvia

The U.S. deployed MQ-1 Predator drones to Latvia for the first time this weekend, the Pentagon announced Monday.

The move is part of the "European Reassurance Initiative," an effort by the U.S. to show its NATO allies in Eastern Europe that it is com...

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Trump faces Toronto tower trouble

He is no stranger to causing controversy when it comes to matters over the border, but the latest Donald Trump imbroglio to unfold in a neighboring country has nothing to with Mexico or a wall.

The precarious stability of the massive antenna atop the...

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'Ready for Kanye' committee formed

One Republican in Maryland is ready for President Kanye West.

The night after West claimed at MTV's Video Music Awards that he's running for president in 2020, the "Ready for Kanye" committee -- which, in theory, would allow the group to raise money f...

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Rick Perry loses both co-chairs in Iowa

Rick Perry's presidential campaign lost its second co-chair in Iowa on Monday as it continues to hemorrhage staff because of deep financial problems.

Karen Fesler, an activist who Perry's campaign once paraded as "one of the most respected Republicans...

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Iowa poll: Carson surges to tie Trump

For the first time in more than a month, mogul Donald Trump is not leading the field in one of the first four nominating states in the Republican primary, according to a new poll.

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson has surged up in the pack to tie Trump in Iowa,...

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Clinton emails: Gefilte fish and TV shows

The newest trove of more than 7,000 of Hillary Clinton's emails were released Monday night by the State Department, showcasing more of the mundane political notes and scheduling requests that have made up earlier releases.

That's despite 125 of those...

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