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Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 08:50 AM PDT

Medicare Cards Being Remade to Protect Seniors

Medicare Cards Being Remade to Protect Seniors<br /><br />

Medicare cards are getting a makeover to fight identity theft. No more Social Security numbers plastered on the card. Next April, Medicare will begin mailing every beneficiary a new card with a unique new...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 08:21 AM PDT

Mattis' Message: US Is Not Intimidated by North Korea

Mattis' Message: US Is Not Intimidated by North Korea

He inspected a mock-up nuclear warhead, but there was no Kim Jong Un lookalike posing for photographs. He chatted with nuclear missile launch officers in their underground command post, but there was no talk of...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 09:33 AM PDT

Blue Paint Dumped on Wall Street Bull's Head

Blue Paint Dumped on Wall Street Bull's Head

Police are looking for vandals who dumped blue paint over the iconic "Charging Bull" statue on Wall Street. Authorities say the paint was noticed on the bull's head at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday. A sash was also...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 03:33 AM PDT

Teen Girl Weiner Sexted Wanted to Affect Election: Lawyers

Teen Girl Weiner Sexted Wanted to Affect Election: Lawyers

Disgraced former New York congressman Anthony Weiner is no predator and should be spared from prison at his sentencing for sexting with a 15-year-old North Carolina girl who dreamed about affecting the U.S....

Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 02:17 PM PDT

Sanders on Jemele Hill's Tweets: 'Fireable Offense'

Sanders on Jemele Hill's Tweets: 'Fireable Offense'

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders condemned ESPN sportscaster Jemele Hill's tweets calling President Trump a white supremacist at a press briefing Wednesday, calling them a "fireable...

Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 12:38 PM PDT

DHS Tells Feds to Ditch Software From Russia-Linked Lab

DHS Tells Feds to Ditch Software From Russia-Linked Lab

Federal agencies have been ordered to stop using software made by Kaspersky Lab because of concerns about the company’s ties to Russian intelligence. The Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday that...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 04:03 PM PDT

Deal or No Deal? Trump Sends Mixed Signals on DACA Plan

Deal or No Deal? Trump Sends Mixed Signals on DACA Plan

The fate of 800,000 young immigrants hung in the balance Thursday as top lawmakers, White House officials and President Donald Trump himself squabbled over whether an agreement had been struck to protect them —...

Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 10:26 AM PDT

FEMA Nominee Drops Out After False Records Questions

FEMA Nominee Drops Out After False Records Questions

President Donald Trump's nominee for the No. 2 spot at the Federal Emergency Management Agency withdrew from consideration on Wednesday after NBC News raised questions about a federal investigation that found he...

Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 07:23 AM PDT

Trump, Lawmakers Push Agendas for Tax Reform

Trump, Lawmakers Push Agendas for Tax Reform

Republican and Democratic lawmakers will meet with President Donald Trump for the third day in a row to talk tax reform, with all three sets of politicians focusing on their own agendas. 

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 09:02 PM PDT

Ex-Illinois Gov. Blagojevich Maintains Innocence From Prison

Ex-Illinois Gov. Blagojevich Maintains Innocence From Prison

Silent in his public comments for five-and-a-half years, Rod Blagojevich has no apologies to offer. After all, the former Illinois governor still insists he did nothing wrong — and that he will prove it....

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