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WH: We're preparing for 'Schumer shutdown'

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney says the White House is preparing for a government shutdown and is waiting for Congress to pass a funding bill.

How technology is being used in border security

A look at how drones and apps assist agents.

Strong wind topples huge tree nearly landing on…

Raw video: Mother pushing baby in stroller nearly crushed as powerful gust of wind knocks down tree in Netherlands.

Baltimore police leader fired after record year…

Following a record year in homicides, the head of Baltimore's police department was fired Friday and the mayor said a change was needed to reduce crime more quickly

Prep school says lawsuit settled in sex assault…

A New Hampshire prep school has settled a lawsuit accusing it of failing to protect a girl who was sexually assaulted by a fellow student as part of a conquest ritual

US government proposes new rules for hog slaughter

The government wants to change how most hogs slaughtered for meat in the U.S. are processed

6.3-magnitude earthquake shakes Mexico's Gulf of California

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has struck offshore in Mexico's Gulf of California, and there are no immediate reports of damage

3 in Dallas family get prison for stomping pregnant teen

Three members of a Dallas family who beat a pregnant teen and stomped on her belly until she miscarried have been sentenced to prison

Teens Don't Mind Online-Only Relationships

Children are having online-only relationships without meeting in real life, and apparently they don’t mind! The New York Post Reports. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes--and save…

US health officials are pushing ahead with an unprecedented plan to make cigarettes less addictive and provide lower-risk alternative products to US smokers

Judge delays sentencing of Ohio man who plotted…

A federal judge has delayed by a few days the sentencing of an Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. after receiving training in Syria

The Latest: WH says Obama 'weaponized' gov't…

Budget Director Mick Mulvaney says any shuttering of the federal government would "look very different" from the 16-day government closure in 2013 under Obama.

Killing of small-town online exhibitionist shocks…

Alabama police are investigating the killing of a mom and online exhibitionist who was found dead outside her home near Birmingham

In Chile, Pope Francis Accused Some Sex Abuse…

While in Chile, Pope Francis called accusations against Bishop Juan Barros Madrid "calumny."

Nintendo Labo: DIY cardboard kit brings gaming…

Nintendo Labo lets users amplify their gaming experience with a DIY cardboard kit. Kids can turn their Nintendo Switch into a piano, robot, a bird, and more.

Catalan ex-president to risk arrest, travel to…

Catalonia's former leader Carles Puigdemont is taking his campaign to recover his old job from Belgium to Denmark, in a bid to step up the pressure on Spanish authorities who have said that a fugitive abroad can't be the region's president

Ballistic missiles: Who has what?

How many countries actually have ballistic missiles? And who can defend themselves against attacks using them? Nick Paton Walsh explains.

New Zealand prime minister announces she's…

Raw video: PM Jacinda Ardern reveals she is expecting a baby with her partner Clarke Gayford; will take time off after delivery.

Putin celebrates Epiphany with shirtless dip in…

Russian president commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan.

California DA says couple's abuse of 12 kids…

California prosecutors say a couple starved 12 of their 13 children to the point that their growth was stunted and a 29-year-old daughter weighed just 82 pounds