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Senate approves impeachment trial rules, rejecting witnesses

Senate approves impeachment trial rules, rejecting witnesses

WASHINGTON — The U.S.

5th body found on Tijuana lot; suspect remains in custody

TIJUANA, Mexico — A fifth body has been found on a property in this border city, and Mexican officials said Tuesday that they are beginning to suspect they may have a serial killer in custody.
Cases of viral respiratory illness rise sharply in China

Cases of viral respiratory illness rise sharply in China

BEIJING — Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings after warning on Wednesday that a new viral illness infecting hundreds of people in the country and causing at least nine deaths could spread
Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in China

Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in China

Health authorities are closely watching an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new virus that originated in China.
Democrats swarm industrial Iowa to prove they can beat Trump

Democrats swarm industrial Iowa to prove they can beat Trump

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa — Since their surprise loss to President Donald Trump in 2016, Democrats have struggled with how to regain territory that long supported the party before suddenly flipping to Republicans.

Russia-Poland feud over history clouds Auschwitz anniversary

WARSAW, Poland — Over the next week, world leaders will gather twice to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the most notorious of Nazi Germany’s death camps.
A #MeToo moment: Harvey Weinstein trial set to open

A #MeToo moment: Harvey Weinstein trial set to open

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein spawned the #MeToo movement.
Facing humiliating controls, Lebanese focus fury on banks

Facing humiliating controls, Lebanese focus fury on banks

BEIRUT — Before picking up cash from a downtown bank in Lebanon's capital, Mey Al Sayegh mentally braces herself for what would have been a routine trip before the country's crippling cash crunch.

Court takes another look at Native American adoption law

NEW ORLEANS — A 1978 law giving preference to Native American families in foster care and adoption proceedings involving American Indian children was getting a second look Wednesday from a federal appeals court in New Orleans.

NewsAlert: U.S. Senate approves rules of Trump's impeachment trial

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate approves rules for President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in a party-line vote. More to come. The Associated Press