Astronomers discover 7 Earth-sized planets orbiting nearby star
(CNN) Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings were also announced at a news conference at NASA Headquarters in ...
Searching for Life on 7 Nearby Alien Worlds: How Scientists Will Do It
NASA discovers a possible way out
Here's what you should know about the newfound TRAPPIST-1 solar system
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Trump Is Poised to Remove Protections on Transgender Students' Rights
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A sticker designating a gender neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle. A draft order would reverse directives put in place last year by the Obama administration to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice. Credit ...
Spicer denies Cabinet feud over transgender student protections
Trump administration poised to rescind guidelines on protections for transgender students
President Trump Is Rolling Back Guidelines That Protected Transgender Students
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Some Fed Officials Support Moving Faster to Raise Interest Rate
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Patrick T. Harker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and one of the Fed officials who vote on monetary policy. Credit Charles Mostoller/Bloomberg. WASHINGTON — The American economy appears to be avoiding the kind of winter swoon ...
Fed Officials Not Losing Patience Fast Enough to Hike in March
Fed may raise interest rates 'fairly soon' thanks to economy's continued growth
The Yuge-est Threat to the Trump Economy: Spiking Interest Rates
What's New In Those DHS Memos On Immigration Enforcement?
Ever since Donald Trump entered the presidential race, his comments on illegal immigration have been pored over in the press — from vows to deport millions of people to promises that any enforcement plan would have "a lot of heart." Observers asked ...
New Trump Deportation Rules Allow Far More Expulsions
What you need to know about the Trump administration's new immigration rules
How Trump's policies are changing immigration enforcement in the US
Clinton taunts GOP lawmakers for dodging town halls
Hillary Clinton · Hillary Rodham ClintonClinton taunts GOP lawmakers for dodging town halls Instagram taps former Michelle Obama, Clinton aide to lead communications Sanders, not Trump, is the real working-class hero MORE taunted Republicans on ...
Constituents search for 'missing' representatives
Ann Coulter: American Gigolos (GOP Watch List, Part 2)
GOP Members Avoiding Town Halls
Nine arrested at Dakota Access Pipeline protest site
Cannonball, North Dakota (CNN) A handful of people were arrested Wednesday at a protest site near the Dakota Access Pipeline after a deadline to leave the area. Authorities have also closed the camp. Lt. Tom Iverson of the North Dakota Highway Patrol ...
Most Dakota pipeline demonstrators leave protest camp ahead of deadline; a few dozen face arrest
Police start arresting Dakota Pipeline protesters as camp deadline passes
Police Begin Arresting Protesters At Dakota Access Pipeline Camp After Evacuation Deadline
Thousands of emails detail EPA head's close ties to fossil fuel industry
In his previous role as Oklahoma's attorney general, the Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator regularly huddled with fossil fuel firms and electric utilities about how to combat federal environmental regulations and spoke to conservative ...
New EPA chief's emails reveal coordination with oil interests
New EPA head Scott Pruitt's emails indicate close ties to oil and gas producers
EPA chief Pruitt's newly released emails show deep ties to fossil fuel interests
Tesla Plans Model 3 Electric Car Production From July -- And More Gigafactories
Tesla intends to get its much-anticipated Model 3 electric car into production by July and could soon announce locations for additional Gigafactories to produce lithium-ion batteries needed for its vehicles and energy storage business. Yet the company ...
Musk: Tesla may raise more capital to 'reduce risk'
Tesla reports fourth-quarter and full-year results, says Model 3 on track
Elon Musk Shares What's Next For Tesla as Stock Price Jumps
Futuristic Apple 'spaceship' headquarters to open in April
Apple CEO Tim Cook shows off an image of the company's new campus. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images. The spaceship has landed. Apple's new headquarters -- or the spaceship, as it's been called -- will open in April and will even feature some areas open ...
Apple Park's campus auditorium named 'Steve Jobs Theater,' opens later in year
Apple has kept Steve Jobs promises with its new HQ
Apple Campus 2 Officially Named 'Apple Park', Set For Grand Opening in April