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Ryan: Obamacare is in a death spiral

During a meeting with reporters, Congressional Majority Leaders Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell blasted Obamacare and vowed to replace it with a law that is "better" and "more durable."

California dam spillway water shut off to clear…

California water authorities have stopped the flow of water down the Oroville Dam's crippled spillway, allowing workers to start clearing out massive debris that's blocking a hydroelectric plant from working

Inauguration Day protests spur call to study…

The District of Columbia's Police Complaints Board says an independent consultant should examine the actions of police on Inauguration Day

Prison for 2 who threatened violence at black…

A Georgia judge has sentenced two people to lengthy prison terms for their role in the disruption of a black child's birthday party with Confederate flags, racial slurs and armed threats

Worldwide UFO sightings hit all-time high

According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center, UFO sightings around the world have reached an all-time high. Statistics show individuals in the US are more likely to witness a UFO

Jewish centers across several states evacuated

New round of anti-Semitic threats received

Nazi's son returns art that his family looted in…

In a gesture welcomed in Poland, the son of a Nazi official has returned three artworks that his family had looted from the southern Polish city of Krakow during World War II

8 sentenced in nabbing of assistant district attorney's dad

Eight people will spend decades in prison in connection with the botched kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor that ended with her father's abduction

Rugby players at the barre

Rugby league team Wigan Warriors' under-19 players have started taking weekly ballet classes to help strength and posture.

Trump's Approval Falls Into Negative Territory

In the latest NBC News/WSJ poll, President Trump's approval rating falls into negative territory, faster than any president in recent memory.

Yes, This is Video of a Bumblebee Scoring a Goal…

Scientists were able to train bumblebees to perform a task. The bees were then able to teach other untrained insects the skill. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Trump says Oscars focused hard on politics before…

President Donald Trump says Sunday's Academy Awards "focused so hard on politics that they didn't get the act together at the end."

APNewsBreak: Arizona House speaker won't hear rioting bill

The speaker of the Arizona House says he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges

Report: Uber exec out after failing to disclose allegation

Uber's head of engineering, Amit Singhal, is out after just five weeks on the job

The Latest: Muslim effort to aid Missouri, Philly…

A Muslim crowdfunding effort to support a Jewish cemetery in Missouri has raised more than $136,000, and organizers say they will use some of the money for a Philadelphia cemetery where similar vandalism occurred

Jewish Community Centers Receive Another Wave Of…

Several Jewish schools also received phoned-in threats Monday.

Gun club: Trump was the cherry on top

In one year, the National African-American Gun Association's membership has gone from 9,000 to 18,000. There are several reasons, CNN's Ryan Young reports.

Supreme Court skeptical of sex offender social…

The Supreme Court is signaling it could strike down a North Carolina law that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites

Father of fallen SEAL demands investigation

The father of fallen Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens is criticizing President Trump's decision to authorize the mission in Yemen and wants an investigation into why his son died.

911 call: Bar shooting suspect said he'd killed…

A bartender at the restaurant where a man was arrested last week for an apparently racially motivated bar shooting of two Indian men told a 911 dispatcher that the suspect admitted shooting two people, but described them as Iranian

Dylann Roof's jurors worship at church where he…

Nearly a month after returning a death sentence against Dylann Roof for a racist church massacre, jurors in his case visited the house of worship for a Sunday service

Ali Jr. says airport detention made him feel…

Muhammad Ali's son said Monday he felt "violated" when immigration officials allegedly questioned him about his religion at a Florida airport, and said his detention shows that some of his father's civil rights battles are still being fought

Storm chasers pay homage to late ‘Twister’ star…

Members of the weather community celebrated the late Bill Paxton for his starring role in ‘Twister,’ by spelling out his initials on radar by using GPS coordinates. Paxton died from complications from surgery. He was 61

Alarming report: National shortage of volunteer…

Reaction from Kevin Quinn, chairman of the National Volunteer Fire Council, and Tim Brown, former New York City firefighter

Oscar-winning Syrian group hopes award will stop…

A young volunteer in the Syrian search-and-rescue group featured in an Academy Award-winning documentary says he hopes the award will help stop "massacres" in his country

Aug. 1 trial for woman accused of killing social…

A Vermont woman charged with shooting and killing three relatives and a social worker in 2015 is scheduled to go on trial nearly two years after the crimes took place

A Tortoise and a Baby Bunny Become Best Friends

Some kindness on a cold night led to this unlikely friendship. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Big surge for military in Trump budget, big cuts…

President Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid

1 killed, 26 injured in California tour bus crash

The California Highway Patrol says a tour bus crossed into oncoming traffic and hit two cars head-on, killing one woman and injuring 26 others