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Gavin Perry 08-Dec, 09:30 54 VOA

A challenge is reviewed on a ballot during a statewide presidential election recount in Waterford Township, Mich., Dec. 5, 2016. DETROIT —...


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William Jacobson 08-Dec, 09:00 40 VOA

FILE - US Secretary of State John Kerry delivers a speech in Berlin, Germany, Dec. 5, 2016. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has warned...


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Maria Stewart 08-Dec, 08:52 113 USA TODAY

E-cigarette use is a major health concern, according to the U.S. Surgeon General. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. surgeon general is calling...


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U.S. life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase..

Andrew Martin 08-Dec, 08:52 79 USA TODAY

This Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 photo shows a room inside a funeral home in Saginaw, Mich. According to a study by the government released on...


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Kevin Allen 08-Dec, 08:24 39 USA TODAY

American flags. Two Washington state representatives want to split the state of Washington in half and make Eastern Washington its own...


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William Jacobson 08-Dec, 07:41 33 VOA

Emma Morano, 117 years old, celebrates her birthday in Verbania, Italy, Nov. 29, 2016. At 117 years of age, Emma is now the oldest person...


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Ella Flores 08-Dec, 06:45 42 VOA

U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump speaks at an event at Carrier HVAC plant in Indianapolis, Indiana, Dec. 1, 2016. U.S. President-elect...


Trump’s EPA Choice a Critic of Obama’s Carbon Emissions Plan

Trump’s EPA Choice a Critic of Obama’s Carbon Emissions Plan..

Olivia Rogers 08-Dec, 06:24 46 VOA

Scott Pruitt, attorney general of Oklahoma, arrives to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York City, Dec. 7,...


Washington Post admits article on ‘Russian propaganda’ & ‘fake news’ based on sham research

Washington Post admits article on ‘Russian propaganda’ & ‘fake..

Maria Stewart 08-Dec, 05:50 104 RT

Facing threats of legal action, the Washington Post has been forced to add an editor’s note distancing the paper from a dubious website,...


US life expectancy down for 1st time in 22 years – study

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Michael Adamson 08-Dec, 05:50 39 RT

The life expectancy of Americans decreased in 2015, compared to 2014 – the first drop in over two decades. The newly-released report also...


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