Ryan says sexual harassment report on Conyers 'troubling'

In this April 4, 2017, file photo, Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., speaks during a hearing of the House Judiciary subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Buzzfeed, a news website, is reporting that Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances. Calls to Conyers and his office seeking comment were not immediately returned Monday, Nov. 20. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday labeled as "extremely troubling" a report that Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances

Police warn people to stay away from black market turkeys

A Maine police department is warning residents to steer clear of turkeys that were picked from supermarket's trash bin

US declares NKorea a terror sponsor; new sanctions expected

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trump announces that the United States will designate North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Donald Trump is announcing his intent to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror

Argentina's navy says sounds didn't come from missing sub

Argentina's navy says it is analyzing a noise that may have come from a missing submarine with 44 crew members on board

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Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

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CBS suspends Rose, PBS halts his show following allegations

In this April 13, 2017 file photo, Charlie Rose attends The Hollywood Reporter's 35 Most Powerful People in Media party in New York. The Washington Post says eight women have accused television host Charlie Rose of multiple unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate behavior. CBS News suspended Charlie Rose and PBS is to halt production and distribution of a show following the sexual harassment report. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

CBS suspends morning show host Charlie Rose, PBS halts his interview show after eight women accuse the veteran newsman of inappropriate behavior

Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas

President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Donald Trump has promised a tax overhaul by Christmas, even as a nonpartisan tax analysis group says the Senate package would leave half of taxpayers facing higher levies by 2027

Germany faces uncertainty after coalition talks break down

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, arrives for a faction meeting of her Christian Union parties' bloc at the Reichstag building in Berlin, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged early Monday to maintain stability after the Free Democratic Party pulled out of talks on forming a new government with her conservative bloc and the left-leaning Greens. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she is "very skeptical" about leading a minority government if no coalition can be formed to run Europe's biggest economy, thinks a new election would be a better solution

New allegation against Franken, this time met with silence

A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of improper conduct

Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

Nebraska regulators have approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project

Roy Moore accuser says she was not paid to tell her story

A woman accusing Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore of initiating sexual contact when she was 14 says she was "absolutely not" paid to tell her story

Opioid crisis cost $504B in 2015, higher than once thought

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New York Times reporter suspended in harassment probe

The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates harassment charges

Cult leader Charles Manson dies at 83

FILE - In this 1969 file photo, Charles Manson is escorted to his arraignment on conspiracy-murder charges in connection with the Sharon Tate murder case. Authorities say Manson, cult leader and mastermind behind 1969 deaths of actress Sharon Tate and several others, died on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. He was 83. (AP Photo, File)

Cult leader Charles Manson, whose followers killed actress Sharon Tate and six others in 1969, has died at age 83

Many Christian conservatives are backing Alabama's Roy Moore

In this Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 file photo, former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore rides in on a horse to vote at the Gallant Volunteer Fire Department during the Alabama Senate race in Gallant, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

Staunch supporters of Alabama Republican Roy Moore say they will back him for U.S. Senate despite controversy

Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

In this Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday — the day nuclear bombs zero in on America. But some worry about the potential for deadlocked decision-making in an actual nuclear crisis. Kehler was asked about this at a congressional hearing. His response: “You’d be in a very interesting constitutional situation.” (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday _ the day nuclear bombs zero in on America _ but some worry about the potential for deadlocked decision-making in an actual nuclear crisis

Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub

This 2014 photo provided by the Argentine navy shows the ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, docked in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina's navy said Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, it has lost contact with its ARA San Juan submarine off the country's southern coast. (Argentina Navy via AP )

Argentina's Navy detected seven brief satellite calls officials believe may have come from a submarine with 44 crew members that hadn't been heard from in three days

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