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This Arctic blast is shattering hundreds of records and causing deadly road conditions. And it's not over

We're still 38 days from the official start of winter, but Mother Nature doesn't care.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 6:23 pm

After 8 deaths this semester, USC urges students to seek help if they need it

The University of Southern California issued a letter to its school community over the weekend about the deaths of eight students this semester, partly to address rumors and partly to urge students to seek help if they need it.

Published on 12 November 2019 | 5:53 pm

Judge orders hospital to keep 9-month-old on life-support as her family searches for a solution

A Texas judge granted 9-month-old Tinslee Lewis' family a temporary restraining order against a children's hospital who planned to take her off life-support.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 10:47 am

Staff lawyers take star role in first public impeachment hearing

The underpaid and overworked lawyers on Capitol Hill will have their turn in the spotlight on Wednesday, as Daniel Goldman and Steve Castor emerge from their temporary home in the basement of the Capitol to publicly question for the first time key witnesses in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 6:38 pm

Taylor came out of retirement for the Ukraine job

Ambassador Bill Taylor came out of retirement to lead the US embassy in Kiev -- a decision he did not take lightly. Now the longtime diplomat is a central figure in the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump and will become one of the first witnesses to testify publicly as part of the probe.

Published on 12 November 2019 | 10:20 pm

This is not where Adam Schiff expected to be

When Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California decided to join the House Intelligence Committee in 2008, leading an impeachment inquiry one day wasn't quite what he anticipated.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 12:28 am

Republicans shrug off hearings as 'boring'

Heading into Wednesday's first public impeachment hearing, Republicans had argued the facts weren't there to impeach President Donald Trump. And they complained the proceedings were taking place behind closed doors.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 7:47 pm

A phone scam is targeting thousands of Americans

Pieter Gunst, 34, received what he thought was a credible phone call from his bank. But in a matter of minutes, Gunst realized the call was anything but after he had nearly handed over the keys to his account.

Published on 27 October 2019 | 8:22 am

McLaren unveils $1.7 million supercar with no roof and a windshield made of air

The new McLaren Elva supercar costs $1.7 million, not including options like a sound system or exposed carbon fiber body panels. One option you won't be able to get: A roof.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 6:15 pm

I'm an influencer and I hope Instagram gets rid of 'likes' for good

I've worked as a social media influencer for four years and have experienced the many positive aspects of this industry. I've seen the way a body positive influencers' motivational words encourage young, insecure girls to feel beautiful in their own skin. My travels inspired an American woman to take her first solo trip to the Middle East, which turned out to be a profound transformative experience. But I've also seen the more negative aspects, such as the emotional stress that comes from creating content with the exclusive goal of getting as many people as possible to double-tap, or like, our photos.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 6:53 pm

Minecraft fans, the wait is over: Minecraft Earth is finally here

Minecraft fans, the wait is over: Minecraft Earth is finally here.

Published on 13 November 2019 | 5:34 pm

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