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New Republican health care blueprint falls far short

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan shares a laugh with Republican members of Congress after signing legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, and to cut off federal funding of Planned Parenthood during an enrollment ceremony in the Rayburn Room at the U.S. Capitol January 7, 2016. Congressional Republicans have...

The far right party is leading election polls in the Netherlands: Will Geert Wilders be prime minister?

Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders, center, addresses journalists as he launches his parliamentary election campaign in Spijkenisse on Feb. 18, 2017. (John Thys / AFP/Getty Images) One late-winter evening three years ago, Lt. Col. Mostafa Hilali switched off the light at his office in the Dutch defense department, drove home to his townhouse near...

The Latest: Crowd holds vigil for slain Whittier officer

(Sam Gangwer/The Orange County Register via AP). Whittier Police Chief Jeff Piper, center right, along with an honor guard wheel the gurney with a fallen officer's body at UCI Medical Center in Orange, Calif., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. A California police... (Whittier Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Whittier Police...

Feds to overhaul victims’ fund that spends 14 times more on administration costs than actual grants

Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Jean-Yves Duclos in the House of Commons during question period, in Ottawa on Dec. 9. OTTAWA — A federal fund designed to give financial help to parents whose children have been murdered or gone missing has spent more than 14 times as much on administration costs as...

NBC’s Tur to GOP Rep Rooney: ‘I Don’t Know What You’re Referring To’ With Obama Promising Russia ‘More Flexibility’

subtitles offcaptions settingscaptions offChapters subtitles offcaptions settingscaptions offChapters UPDATE: After the show, Tur addressed the moment on Twitter, saying, “To be fair, I didnt touch politics in 2012. I almost exclusively covered fires and shootings in NYC area.” She added, “And I’d rather be honest about what I know and don’t know in...