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4 weeks ago

U.S. meets tech leaders, forms task force to fight online militants

The Obama administration sent its top national security officials to meet tech industry leaders in Silicon Valley and announced a new task force to counter online propaganda as the United States tries to crack down on the unprecedented use of the Internet by jihadists.

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In final State of the Union, Obama to draw contrast with Republican ‘gloom’

President Barack Obama will paint an optimistic picture in his final State of the Union on Tuesday, drawing a contrast with Republicans running to replace him in the November 2016 presidential election.

guantanamo

4 weeks ago

Obama to make good on Guantanamo pledge: White House chief of staff

bama will first present a long-awaited plan to Congress about how to close the facility, and seek its approval.

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4 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Jan. 11

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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4 weeks ago

At $1.3 billion, Powerball jackpot in world record territory

With Powerball's jackpot now at $1.3 billion and likely to surge higher by Wednesday's drawing, the U.S. multi-state lottery is offering the world's richest grand prize.

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10 hours ago in Entertainment

Hugh Jackman had skin cancer – again

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The "X-Men" star is recovering after his fifth skin cancer surgery in two years.

13 hours ago in Music

LISTEN: Nelly covers Thomas Rhett’s ‘Die a Happy Man’

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The hit song gets a pop twist from the "Hot in Herre" hitmaker.

14 hours ago in Music

Blake Shelton teams up with Oak Ridge Boys for next album

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The "Gonna" hitmaker hasn't announced a title or release date - but he's got quite a backing band.

15 hours ago in Viral Videos

Elton John carpool karaoke

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James Corden asks Elton John to help him navigate Los Angeles on a rainy day.

18 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ breaks new record

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The sci-fi epic, directed by J.J. Abrams, previously became the highest-grossing release in North American film history, after recently passing the $760.5 million "Avatar" hauled in in 2009.