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Updated: 4 hours ago
Taiwan seeks detention of developers of toppled building

Taiwan seeks detention of developers of toppled building

Prosecutors have requested the detention of the developers of a high-rise apartment building in southern Taiwan that collapsed over the weekend following a strong earthquake, killing dozens of people
Updated: 4 hours ago

Quandary in Maryland: Can lawmaker vote twice on same bill?

Maryland lawmakers have a potential quandary on their hands that is rare, if not unprecedented: Can one of their own vote twice on the same bill?
Updated: 5 hours ago

What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?

People across the South are debating whether to preserve the remnants of their Jim Crow history, from segregated waiting rooms to "whites only" water fountains and long-abandoned schools for black children
Updated: 5 hours ago
Belligerence as strategy: Pyongyang and its provocations

Belligerence as strategy: Pyongyang and its provocations

A look at Pyongyang's provocations, and how it learned long ago that it could achieve a great deal with deliberate belligerence
Updated: 6 hours ago
The Latest: Death toll in German train crash rises to 8

The Latest: Death toll in German train crash rises to 8

German police say the death toll in the train crash in southern Germany has risen to eight
Updated: 6 hours ago

Obama administration plans new high-level cyber official

The Obama administration is planning to create a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday
Updated: 6 hours ago
Georgia law giving police grand jury access may face change

Georgia law giving police grand jury access may face change

Police officers facing indictment in Georgia have a privilege that the average citizen doesn't have and that even police don't have in other states
Updated: 6 hours ago
Party like it's 1999: Denver to celebrate another Super Bowl

Party like it's 1999: Denver to celebrate another Super Bowl

The Denver Broncos will board fire trucks and roll slowly through the crowd-lined streets of the Mile High City to celebrate winning the Super Bowl
Updated: 6 hours ago
Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the Olympics

Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the Olympics

Japan is gearing up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with gusto, investing in everything from stadiums to electric cars, and expecting an economic bonanza from a construction frenzy and an influx of visitors
Updated: 6 hours ago