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Britain's Parliament Building Needs A Renovation — But At What Cost?

U.K. lawmakers need to decide when and how their deteriorating Parliament building will be repaired. The project will cost billions and take years.

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Congress Discusses Food Stamp Restrictions Based On USDA Report

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The US Deports People In 2 Main Ways. The Difference Is Crucial.

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Obamacare Covers More People Than President Trump Says It Does

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The New Democratic Party Chair Has A Tall Task Ahead

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District Court Seeks To Extradite Former Guatemalan Officials

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India Could Make Its Elaborate Wedding Tradition More Inclusive

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Trump White House Selectively Bars News Outlets From Press Briefing

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Legal Weed's Popularity Could Be An Obstacle For White House Crackdown

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Did The White House Ask The FBI To Dispute Media Reports On Russia?

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Is Trump's Immigration Crackdown Really Only Targeting 'Bad Dudes?'

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Trump Opens His Conservative Conference Speech By Attacking The Press

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These Skeptics Are Asking Trump To Pull Out Of A UN Climate Agreement

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Mike Pence Calls On Conservatives To Mobilize In CPAC Speech

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords speaks.
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Gabby Giffords Won't Let Shooting Be An Excuse To Skip Town Halls

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White House Hints At Federal Crackdown On Recreational Pot

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Private Prisons Will Make A Comeback In The Trump Administration

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
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GOP Rep. Calls Transgender Bathroom Rule Rollback 'Lamentable'

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What Struggle? Steve Bannon, Reince Priebus Show United Front At CPAC

Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen
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Another Trump Staffer Involved In Russia-Centered Scandal

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Town Halls In The US Have Gotten More Crowded Lately

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There's A Battle Brewing Over Bullets

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Credibility Concerns Might Have Cost Kellyanne Conway TV Time

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Israel And Palestine's 2-State Solution Explained

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Trump Administration Withdraws Guidance Regarding Transgender Students

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Supreme Court Overturns Death Sentence Over Racially Biased Testimony

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Federal Court Rules The Second Amendment Doesn't Cover Assault Weapons

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Katy Perry Brings Politicized Skeletons To The Brit Awards

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Vice President Pence Joins Cleanup At Vandalized Jewish Cemetery

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Morgue Holding Body Of North Korean Leader's Half Brother Burglarized

DREAMers at a news conference.
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DREAMers Worry They're President Trump's Next Deportation Target