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GOP Sen. Kennedy: Trump's nominee should have been able to answer my questionsLouisiana Sen. John Kennedy said that he has supported nearly every one of President Trump’s picks, but that he doesn’t support them blindly: “I ask questions that I expect them to be able to answer. In doing so, I’m just doing my job.”

12/15/2017 1:24:51 PM

Mystery swirls around powerful North Korea official as Hwang Pyong-so remains missingA North Korean official widely deemed as the nation’s second most powerful figure has been missing for some time, raising speculation that he has been executed.

12/16/2017 9:55:35 PM

This Cat Named D-O-G Helps Train Pups To Be Service DogsNot many cats get to have a career as a dog trainer, but one Missouri feline is doing just that.

12/16/2017 5:12:22 PM

Canadian billionaire couple found dead in their homeCanadian police are investigating the mysterious deaths of Barry Sherman, founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex Inc, and his wife, Honey, one of the nation's wealthiest couples whose bodies were found in their mansion on Friday.

12/16/2017 10:05:34 AM

Cousins charged with abuse of corpse, homicide in Pennsylvania murdersTwo cousins charged in the brutal murder of four men in Pennsylvania in July pleaded not guilty at their arraignment hearing Thursday.

12/15/2017 1:07:57 PM

Capitol Hill Nervously Waits For The Next Big Sexual Harassment ScandalWASHINGTON ― The atmosphere is tense on Capitol Hill, as members of Congress and their staff anxiously await more sexual harassment revelations in their ranks.

12/15/2017 4:50:20 PM

Thomas Fire third largest in California historyThe blaze has scorched more than 259,000 acres -- now bigger than the size of New York City -- and more than 93,000 residents have evacuated since the wildfire started nearly two weeks ago.

12/16/2017 10:02:30 AM

2 Key Republican Holdouts Are Now Backing The Tax BillWASHINGTON ― After months of hemming and hawing ― over debt, over procedural concerns, and over who benefits most from certain provisions ― Senate Republicans appear to be headed toward easy passage of a compromise tax bill next week, with remaining GOP holdouts folding on Friday for hardly any reason at all.

12/15/2017 3:14:56 PM

The Latest: Penn State says it promotes safety in Greek lifeBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a grand jury report on excessive drinking in Penn State's fraternity system (all times local):

12/15/2017 12:19:24 PM

Deadly 6.5-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes IndonesiaThe quake killed an unknown number of people

12/15/2017 1:41:48 PM