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DeMarcus Cousins during the All Star media availability at the Ritz Carlton.

Cousins in blockbuster trade from Kings to Pelicans

By Reuters on Feb. 21, 2017, at 6:20 a.m.
The Sacramento Kings made official on Monday that center DeMarcus Cousins is heading to the New Orleans Pelicans in a blockbuster trade involving five players and two draft picks.

Washington prepares to bring North Koreans to US for talks

By Reuters on Feb. 20, 2017, at 8:52 a.m.
The talks would be the clearest indication yet that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to communicate with the new Trump administration.

Florida middle schooler could face charges after throwing wood at Trump motorcade

By Reuters on Feb. 19, 2017, at 1:28 p.m.
A Florida middle school student may face criminal charges after confessing to throwing a wooden block at a vehicle in President Donald Trump’s motorcade as it drove through West Palm Beach.
U.S. Sen. John McCain speaks at the opening of the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, Feb. 17, 2017.

John McCain defends media after Trump’s calls them ‘the enemy’

By Reuters on Feb. 19, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
“I hate the press. I hate you especially,” McCain told interviewer Chuck Todd of NBC. “But the fact is we need you. We need a free press.”
New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis (24) catches the ball during pregame against the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium, Oct. 2, 2016.

Warrant issued for New York Jets’ Darrelle Revis on assault charges

By Reuters on Feb. 18, 2017, at 8:30 a.m.
Police in Pennsylvania have issued an arrest warrant for New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis on assault and other charges stemming from a confrontation with a group of men in Pittsburgh last weekend, authorities said on Friday.

Dick Bruna, creator of children’s favorite Miffy, dies

By Reuters on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:12 p.m.
Vice Adm. Robert S. Harward, commanding officer of Combined Joint Interagency Task Force 435, speaks to an Afghan official during his visit to Zaranj, Afghanistan, in this Jan. 6, 2011 handout photo.

Trump’s pick for national security adviser turns down offer

By Reuters on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:08 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s choice for national security adviser, retired Vice Adm. Robert Harward, has turned down the offer, a senior White House official said Thursday.

TransCanada files Keystone XL route application in Nebraska

By Reuters on Feb. 16, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.

China death toll from bird flu soars to 79

By Reuters on Feb. 15, 2017, at 4:15 p.m.
Vice Adm. Robert Harward speaks to an Afghan official during his visit to Zaranj, Afghanistan, in this handout photo from Jan. 6, 2011.

Trump offers national security adviser post to high ranking Navy officer

By Reuters on Feb. 15, 2017, at 1:44 p.m.
The post vacated by former U.S. intelligence official Michael Flynn was offered Wednesday to Vice Adm. Robert Harward, according to sources.

Atlanta zoo welcomes baby cockroach ‘Tom Brady’

By Reuters on Feb. 14, 2017, at 2:48 p.m.
Madagascar hissing cockroaches are found inside of rotting logs and some people keep them as pets.

Flights canceled, roads hazardous as winter storm pummels New England

By Reuters on Feb. 13, 2017, at 10:10 a.m.
Senior White House Adviser Stephen Miller waits to go on the air in the White House Briefing Room in Washington, Feb. 12, 2017.

White House official attacks court after legal setbacks on immigration

By Doina Chiacu and Julia Harte, Reuters on Feb. 12, 2017, at 1:05 p.m.
A White House official called the federal appeals court that blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration a “judicial usurpation of power.”
A Maine Department of Transportation plow truck traveling south on U.S. Route 1 in Mars Hill on Jan. 26.

Icy morning leads to massive car crashes in New England

By Reuters on Feb. 08, 2017, at 10:33 a.m.
State police in Massachusetts reported that more than 50 cars were involved in a series of crashes outside Boston.
President Donald Trump (C) and Vice President Mike Pence (L) emerge with Betsy DeVos after their meeting at the main clubhouse at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, Nov. 19, 2016.

Pence breaks Senate tie to confirm DeVos as US education secretary

By Richard Cowan, Reuters on Feb. 07, 2017, at 12:44 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence was called in to break a tie that threatened to defeat her.
Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of a bomb blast in Kabul, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2017.

At least 20 dead in bomb blast outside Afghan Supreme Court

By Reuters on Feb. 07, 2017, at 8:24 a.m.
At least 20 people were killed Tuesday in a bomb blast outside the Supreme Court in the center of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, government officials said, in what appeared to be the latest in a series of attacks on the judiciary.

Rescuers work to reach areas hit by deadly Afghanistan avalanches

By Reuters on Feb. 07, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
Afghan officials were working on Monday to reach remote villages after avalanches and heavy snow killed at least 119 people around the country.

Louvre attacker refuses to speak to investigators

By Reuters on Feb. 05, 2017, at 2:18 p.m.
Abdullah Reda al-Hamahmy, an Egyptian, was shot several times Friday after attacking soldiers as he cried “Allahu Akbar” in what French President Francois Hollande described as a terrorist attack.
President Donald Trump is depicted beheading the Statue of Liberty in this illustration on the cover of the latest issue of German news magazine Der Spiegel.

German magazine defends cover showing Trump beheading Statue of Liberty

By Reuters on Feb. 05, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
he editor-in-chief of Der Spiegel said a front cover illustration of Trump beheading the Statue of Liberty was a response by the German magazine to threats against democracy.

Israel takes step toward allowing export of medical marijuana

By Reuters on Feb. 05, 2017, at 10:27 a.m.
An Israeli government committee gave an initial nod Sunday for the export of medical marijuana in what could be a windfall for companies in Israel, widely regarded as a leader in research in the field.