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Outgoing VA chief wishes Ronny Jackson well: 'It is going to be a challenge'

A day after President Donald Trump fired him as secretary of veterans affairs, David Shulkin offered kind words to presidential physician Ronny Jackson, Trump's choice to replace him, and stressed the depth of the challenge ahead. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Analysis: Trump's very small (and shrinking) inner circle

President Donald Trump promised during the campaign to stock his White House with "the best people in the world" -- but it's turning out more like "the best people in the immediate circle of people who I directly know." Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Two states where Democrats are looking for a wave to crash in November

With Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Ryan Costello confirming his retirement over the weekend, there are now six Pennsylvania Republican House members who have resigned, retired or who are running for another office. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Women seize on their past abuse to fuel political ambition

"I didn't tell anyone." Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Democratic senator: Go away Hillary Clinton

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), who represents Trump country, says Hillary Clinton cannot go away "soon enough" after Clinton made disparaging comments about Trump voters. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Republicans are using her as a reliable boogeyman. Democrats running in tough races, meanwhile, aren't necessarily eager to have her as a surrogate.

Hillary Clinton hasn't hit the campaign trail yet on behalf of Democrats running in 2018, but that isn't stopping Republicans from using the former 2016 Democratic presidential nominee as a reliable campaign boogeyman. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Great Good Friday goals: Jurgen Klinsmann, Michael Owen & Thierry Henry

A look back at some of the best Premier League goals scored on Good Friday, including sparkling efforts from Thierry Henry and Jurgen Klinsmann. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Tampering and tears - Australian cricket's week of woe

BBC Sport recaps a remarkable week in the world of cricket, in which three Australia players - Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft - were banned for ball-tampering and coach Darren Lehmann stepped down. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

New Zealand v England: Jonny Bairstow hits unbeaten 97 as batsmen struggle again

Jonny Bairstow makes an unbeaten 97 as England's batsmen largely struggle on the first day of the second Test against New Zealand. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Prince of Wales 'deeply moved' in televised Easter message

The prince says he is "deeply moved" by the courage of those who forgive their persecutors. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Meet the dogs fighting Heathrow Airport smugglers

Jessie the spaniel has sniffed out more than 1m in contraband cash since starting her job. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Cathay Pacific ends skirts-only rule for female staff

Cathay Pacific changes its skirts-only policy, in place since 1946, after growing union pressure. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Korean Air 'nut rage' heiress makes management comeback

Heather Cho returns to take control of a hotel network, after her high-profile tantrum three years ago. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Easter: Irish pubs lift Good Friday alcohol ban

Pubs in the Irish Republic will sell alcohol on Good Friday for the first time in almost a century. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Shelling kills Palestinian in Gaza ahead of border protest

Tension was already high on the border with Israel, ahead of the Great March of Return protest. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Hillary Clinton re-emerges as GOP's reliable boogeyman

Hillary Clinton hasn't hit the campaign trail yet on behalf of Democrats running in 2018, but that isn't stopping Republicans from using the former 2016 Democratic presidential nominee as a reliable campaign boogeyman. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Mueller pushed for Gates' help on collusion

Special council Robert Mueller's team wanted ex-Trump adviser Rick Gates to reveal any contacts the Trump campaign had with Russians, documents show. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Who is John Huber, the Utah US attorney investigating claims of FBI misconduct'

Utah US attorney John Huber was revealed Thursday as the person Attorney General Jeff Sessions tasked with looking into Republican claims of FBI misconduct and whether more should have been done to investigate Hillary Clinton's ties to a Russian nuclear agency. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Police chief now labels Austin bomber a domestic terrorist

When a 23-year-old man unleashed a wave of deadly bombings this month in Austin, Texas, interim police Chief Brian Manley did not characterize the acts as terrorism. Until now. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18

Black Parkland students want to be heard

Some African-American students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida say their voices have been ignored by the media and others in the aftermath of the deadly school shooting. Read More ...
Posted on: 03/30/18



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