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Trump To Pick Heather Nauert, Former Fox News Anchor, As U.N. Ambassador, Source Says

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| From Fox & Friends to the State Department, and now likely to the United Nations. President Trump is expected to make the announcement Friday.

Native Americans On Tribal Land Are 'The Least Connected' To High-Speed Internet


New Census Bureau estimates underscore the digital divide facing Native Americans living on reservations or other American Indian land in the U.S.

Baltimore's New Police Commissioner Would Be City's 5th In 4 Years


The Baltimore Police Department's reputation is in tatters with the community after a series of scandals ranging from officer misconduct to corruption.

Trump's EPA Plans To Ease Carbon Emissions Rule For New Coal Plants


The Trump administration wants to reverse a rule that would have required new coal plants to have expensive technology to capture their carbon dioxide emissions.

Census Bureau To Test How Controversial Citizenship Question Affects Responses


The bureau wants to know if it should hire more workers and adapt marketing for the 2020 national head count because of any negative impact from a citizenship question.

Yemen Peace Talks Begin In Sweden, As Humanitarian Crisis Deepens


Houthi rebels and the Yemeni government agreed to a prisoner swap, setting a positive note for the start of the talks. These are the first peace talks in more than two years.

George H.W. Bush Receives Final Funeral In Houston


Bush's grandson George P. Bush remembered his grandfather as gracious, decent and humble, in the final public memorial ceremony for the 41st president.

More Potholes, Traffic Jams On The Horizon Unless Interstates Are Fixed, Report Finds


A federal report suggests America's interstates are worn, overused and highly congested. It also recommends billions of dollars in fixes,

Aboard The 4141 Train, Bush To Get Final Ride Through Texas Countryside


Union Pacific Locomotive 4141 will take Bush's body to College Station, Texas on Thursday. He will be laid to rest at the George H. W. Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M University.