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J&J Report Indicates it Knew of Asbestos in Baby Powder

J&J Report Indicates it Knew of Asbestos in Baby Powder

Dec 17
Johnson & Johnson last week forcefully denied a media report that it knew for decades about the existence of trace amounts of asbestos in its baby powder.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Distorted Reality in Expanding Probes

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Distorted Reality in Expanding Probes

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Dec 17
President Donald Trump keeps changing his story in the swirling investigations into Russia election interference and hush money payments to women who say they had affairs with him.

Investigations Look At Trump's Life from All Angles

Investigations Look At Trump's Life from All Angles

By Calvin Woodward and Julie Pace | Dec 17
Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and the deeply personal are all under examination.

As Wisconsin's Walker Exits, Vos Ready to Step Forward

As Wisconsin's Walker Exits, Vos Ready to Step Forward

By Scott Bauer | Dec 17
His voice nearly gone following all-night negotiations, Robin Vos stood on the floor of the Wisconsin Assembly just after sunrise and calmly made the case for legislation aimed at taking power from the incoming Democratic governor.

Analysis: In Democracies' Political Chaos, New Model Emerges

Analysis: In Democracies' Political Chaos, New Model Emerges

By Niko Price | Dec 16
Across the world, people are questioning truths they had long held to be self-evident, and they are dismissing some of them as fake news. They are replacing traditions they had long seen as immutable with haphazard reinvention.

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

By Rebecca Gibian | Dec 16
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an unlikely national rock star. But "The Notorious RBG" is now the subject of a second film about her this year — in theaters on Christmas Day.

Judge's Ruling on 'Obamacare' Poses New Problems for GOP

Judge's Ruling on 'Obamacare' Poses New Problems for GOP

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 16
Republicans, still stinging from their loss of the House in the midterm elections, are facing a fresh political quandary after U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor said the entire 2010 health law was invalid.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

Dec 16
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts.

Prosecutors Allege Fraud, Kickbacks and Murder-for-Hire Plot

Prosecutors Allege Fraud, Kickbacks and Murder-for-Hire Plot

By Jonathan Drew | Dec 15
A Russian couple who lived a lavish life behind the gates of a sprawling North Carolina mansion hid an explosive secret, prosecutors said this week: They were living off a scheme that produced $150 million in kickbacks.

Out of Many Nations, A Single Message: Europe is United

Out of Many Nations, A Single Message: Europe is United

By Raf Casert | Dec 14
Two years of Brexit negotiations has shown a unity in the EU that many observers thought was not possible.

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