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  • With Trump’s victory, GOP hopes to overhaul Medicaid

    ATLANTA – When President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January, Republicans will have the opportunity to pull off something they have wanted to d ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • U.S. punishes Russia for hacking campaign

    HONOLULU – The U.S. struck back Thursday at Russia for hacking the U.S. presidential campaign with a sweeping set of punishments targeting Russia’s sp ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Officers killed in the line of duty rose in 2016

    The number of police killed in the line of duty rose sharply in 2016, driven by shootings of police around the country, most notably ambushes in Dalla ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Officers killed in the line of duty rose in 2016

    The number of police killed in the line of duty rose sharply in 2016, driven by shootings of police around the country, most notably ambushes in Dalla ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Weekly applications for U.S. jobless aid fall to 265,000

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, continuing a nearly two-year trend that suggests a solid job market.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Actress Debbie Reynolds, 84, dies a day after daughter Carrie Fisher

    LOS ANGELES – Debbie Reynolds, who lit up the screen in "Singin' in the Rain' and other Hollywood classics despite a tumultuous life, has died a day a ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Turkey, Russia consider Syria cease-fire

    BEIRUT – Turkey and Russia are discussing a broader Syrian cease-fire after brokering the deal that evacuated rebel-held eastern Aleppo, Syrian opposi ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • In parting shot, Kerry tears into Israel over settlements

    WASHINGTON – Secretary of State John Kerry tore into Israel on Wednesday for settlement-building, accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of draggi ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Israel: 'Ironclad information' White House behind U.N. rebuke

    JERUSALEM – Doubling down on its public break with the Obama administration, a furious Israeli government on Tuesday said it had received “ironclad” i ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • Growing number of Americans are retiring outside the U.S.

    Newly widowed, Kay McCowen quit her job, sold her house, applied for Social Security and retired to Mexico. It was a move she and her husband, Mel, ha ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:20 pm
  • Navy to commission USS Gabrielle Giffords

    MOBILE, Ala. – A naval program that has become a target for critics is preparing to commission the USS Gabrielle Giffords, named for the U.S. politici ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:20 pm
  • Investigators study flight recorder from Black Sea jet crash

    SOCHI, Russia – Investigators recovered the flight-data recorder from a crashed Russian military plane Tuesday and began reviewing its contents to lea ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Japanese prime minister: My condolences for lives lost at Pearl Harbor

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – In a historic pilgrimage, the leaders of Japan and the United States took to the hallowed waters of Pearl Harbor on Tuesday to ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • ‘Star Wars’ princess Carrie Fisher dies at age 60

    NEW YORK – No one could make us laugh through the pain like Carrie Fisher. The daughter of Hollywoo ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:10 pm
  • Cubs winning World Series is No. 1 on Daily Chronicle's top 10 stories of 2016

    Picking the top news story of 2016 was not an easy task for Shaw Media editors.On Nov. 8, Republican ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:23 pm
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