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Smarter Rebuilding Will Make Future Natural Disasters Less Expensive

At a hearing on recovery efforts after natural disasters in 2017, lawmakers call for spending more money and resources before future disasters strike.


4:30Members of a caravan of Central Americans who spent weeks traveling across Mexico walk from Mexico to the U.S. side of the bo
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How To Reduce The Immigration Case Backlog? Depends Who You Ask

1:01Coal fired power plant
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EPA Rolling Back Obama-Era Coal Ash Rules

3:00Pregnant woman
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Big Families Are Out; Education And Income Are In

0:51U.S. capitol
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4 Blue States Sue Federal Government Over Tax Deduction Cap

0:55A woman stands in what is left of her home that was destroyed when Hurricane Maria passed through.
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FEMA Reportedly Denied Thousands Of Housing Aid Appeals In Puerto Rico

U.S.-Mexico border
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House GOP Reportedly Plans To Request $5 Billion For A Border Wall

0:46Paul Manafort
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Judge Denies Manafort Request To Move Trial Away From Washington, DC

0:49Special counsel Robert Mueller
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Special Counsel Requests Immunity For 5 Witnesses

2:21World Emoji Day banner

'World Emoji Day' Is A Global Celebration For A Reason

1:02A view of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
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Mandalay Bay Owner Sues Victims Of 2017 Vegas Mass Shooting

0:55A flyer with a picture of Eric Garner is seen.
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NYPD Is Losing Patience With Federal Investigators In Eric Garner Case

0:42A hole in a Hawaii tour boat from a "lava bomb"

'Lava Bomb' From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Injures 22 People

1:56Dan Pfeiffer
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'Pod Save America' Host On How To Fix The Media Landscape

0:45Person holds a handgun
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Illinois Governor Signs 'Red Flag' Gun Bill Into Law

0:41A person uses the Uber app
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Uber Reportedly Under Federal Investigation For Gender Discrimination

1:07Chinese President Xi Jinping
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China Files Another Complaint With WTO Over Proposed $200B Tariffs

3:10Still from "Duck and Cover" PSA
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'The Atomic Age': How The Era Of Nuclear Anxiety Affects Us Today

0:41Barack Obama
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Obama Travels To Africa For The First Time Since Leaving Office

2:59Game enthusiasts and industry personnel play 'Battlefield 5' during the Electronic Entertainment Expo E3.
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The Evolution Of Video Games

1:01President Donald Trump and Melania Trump
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Trump Administration Reportedly Willing To Talk With The Taliban

0:41Sen. Dianne Feinstein
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California Democratic Party Endorses Dianne Feinstein's Opponent

0:44Scarlett Johansson
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Scarlett Johansson Withdraws From Playing Role Of Transgender Man

1:15Microsoft President Brad Smith
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Microsoft President Wants Congress To Regulate Facial Recognition Use

2:55Norma McCorvey (Jane Roe) and Gloria Allred in 1989
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Roe V. Wade, Explained

1:51Robert Mueller
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Mueller's Team Indicts 12 Russians On Hacking-Related Charges

1:04U.S. Capitol Buiding
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House Will Vote On Bill To Abolish ICE; Democrats Call It A 'Stunt'

0:56President Donald Trump and Mike Pompeo
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Trump Didn't Rule Out Suspending NATO Military Exercises If Putin Asks

1:04A Puerto Rico resident looks at the damage caused by Hurricane Maria
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FEMA Says It Did Not Adequately Plan For Hurricane Maria's Devastation

3:15People hold their hands up at Seattle Center during the March for Our Lives rally on March 24, 2018.

Younger Generations Are Leading The Movements For Change

1:41Peter Strzok
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There Was One Clear Concern In Peter Strzok's Hearing: Bias