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AP Analysis: Could Trump push a partial Mideast deal?
AP Analysis: Trump is uniquely suited to push for Middle East peace but final peace deal will be difficult to achieve
Feds investigate after lab improperly ships nuclear material
Federal regulators are launching an investigation into the improper shipment of nuclear material from Los Alamos National Laboratory to other federal labs last week
Former US diplomat describes advising American student's family during North Korea detainment
A former U.S. diplomat, who said he counseled Otto Warmbier ’s family for over a year after he was detained in North Korea, said the conversation he had with the family after they learned Otto’s dire medical condition was one of the most emotional of his career. “It was a very, very, very emotional
After Otto Warmbier’s death, what are Trump’s options for responding to North Korea?
As his body is laid to rest in his Ohio hometown, the shock of Otto Warmbier ’s death is now giving way to anger -- and the Trump administration is actively weighing how to respond. “It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto," President Trump has said. "That should never, ever be allowed to
Imprisoned ex-CIA officer loses appeal of leak conviction
A federal appeals court has upheld all but one of the convictions of a former CIA officer found guilty of leaking government secrets to a reporter
Perry tells senators he did not write Trump energy budget
Senators from both parties are denouncing President Donald Trump's proposed energy budget. Even Trump's energy secretary is distancing himself from the plan
US student's death after North Korea release raises questions
At the time of Otto Warmbier's trip, Young Pioneer Tours described their excursions to North Korea online as "extremely safe."
Scrutiny intensifies over safety at US nuclear weapons lab
The safety record at Los Alamos National Laboratory is facing intensifying criticism as work ramps up to produce a key component for the U.S. nuclear weapons cache
GOP candidate Handel wins Georgia special election
Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff battled it out in one of the most expensive congressional races in U.S. history.