What’s first as Trump takes office?

Homes sought for animals as circus ends

Perspectives as the search for the missing jet ends

Drug lord El Chapo extradited to the U.S.

Gambia’s new president is sworn in as troops enter the country

Obama transfers 4 from Gitmo, leaving 41

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Today in history, and birthdays

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Roberta Peters was an opera sensation

Cities are looking to dirt roads for savings

Obama sees his future: quiet, but not silent

Scientists say 2016 set a global heat record — the third year in a row

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Today in history, and birthdays

Abducted at birth, woman tries on new identity 18 years later

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James Ackerman authored enduring books on architecture

Trump plans for Scottish resort spark new conflicts concern

Today’s read: A new terror hot spot?

Armed insurgency in Myanmar is shift for Rohingya

Farm life draws French tired of urban rat race

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Pendant could have Anne Frank link

Political briefing


As Trump sworn in, traditions march on

Measuring president’s effect on economy

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Obama commutes bulk of Manning’s sentence

Nigerian jet mistakenly bombs refugee camp

Today in history, and birthdays

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Nicodemo Scarfo reigned over Philadelphia Mafia

Obama cuts short Chelsea Manning’s prison sentence

Professor is developing spray to identify fly spit at crime scenes

Archaeologists and Metal Detectorists Find Common Ground

Trump's hairstyle inspires name of newly found moth

In focus: postcards from trump’s America

As Trump takes oath, 3 portraits of America

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Aid in dying gaining acceptance

Fear spurs support for health law as it faces repeal


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