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Feb 08 2016

Haiti's President steps down, leaving no successor

Speaking before lawmakers at parliament in French and Creole, the outgoing president thanked those who accompanied him during the five years of his mandate. The former po...

Feb 08 2016

Donald Trump backs controversial waterboarding of terrorists

Asked to assess Saturday night's Republican presidential debate, Trump told Tapper "Well, I don't want to criticize anybody", then immediately took a shot at Marco Rubio...

Feb 08 2016

United Nations condemns N.Korea rocket launch

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power said a new UN resolution targeting North must be adopted quickly and include "unprecedented measures" that Pyongyang doesn't expe...

Feb 08 2016

Zika virus may be transmitted through saliva, urine

Rockland health officials said she contracted the virus there, not in NY, where it is too cold for mosquito activity. Kirby added that the State Department is in close ...

Feb 08 2016

Bernie Sanders holds the cards in New Hampshire

But by Wednesday, Trump, a prolific Twitter user, had changed his tune. "Based on the fraud committed by Senator Ted Cruz during the Iowa Caucus, either a new elect...