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Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Angela Merkel expects to be re-elected leader of Germany this weekend but far right politicians are also likely to gain ground in parliament. A Republican primary in Alabama stirs divisions between President Trump and his base. Also, after Tuesday's massive earthquake in Mexico, the search for survivors is starting to wind down.

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

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Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Hurricane Maria thrashed Puerto Rico; now comes the long recovery. What's in the new Republican plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act? Also, President Trump reaffirms America's commitment to Afghanistan.

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

More than 200 people were killed in an earthquake in Mexico. Also, a brutal Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico this morning and Republicans are again trying to change health care.

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

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Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

President Trump delivers his first speech at the U.N. General Assembly today as questions loom whether the FBI wiretapped his top campaign manager. Myanmar's de-facto leader addresses the plight of minority Rohingya Muslims. Also, what could be ahead for those in the path of Hurricane Maria?

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

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Monday, September 18th, 2017

President Trump makes his debut at the U.N. General Assembly. A study looks at whether Americans trust the president to handle North Korea's nuclear threat. And in St. Louis, racially charged protests continue.

Monday, September 18th, 2017

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Friday, September 15th, 2017

North Korea tests another ballistic missile over Japan. President Trump and Democrats offer differing statements about a deal over DACA. And Facebook and Google face new controversies.

Friday, September 15th, 2017

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Thursday, September 14th, 2017

A relief operation is underway for Hurricane Irma survivors in the U.S. Virgin Islands. President Trump visits Florida for the first time since Irma hit and the U-N Secretary General accuses Myanmar of ethnic cleansing.

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

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Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

The White House is deep in the midst of a tax overhaul push. Also, we look at hurricane recovery efforts in Miami and examine Russia's crackdown on a watchdog group called the SOVA Center.

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Florida Keys saw some of the worst damage from Hurricane Irma. What might residents find when they return? Also, two big releases today: Hillary Clinton's new memoir and Apple's latest iteration of the iPhone.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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Monday, September 11th, 2017

Hurricane Irma, which smashed through the Florida Keys earlier Sunday, made landfall again at Marco Island and is churning its way north through central Florida. Israeli political leaders are criticizing Prime Minister Netanyahu's oldest son for posting an anti-Semitic caricature aimed at his father's critics.

Monday, September 11th, 2017

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