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Cellphones demanded in Puerto Rico as political crisis deepens

A Puerto Rico judge issued search warrants for the cellphones of government officials involved in a crude online chat whose leak has set off a political crisis that threatens to bring down the U.S. territory’s governor.

FBI’s Wray refuses questions on Mueller report’s findings

FBI Director Christopher Wray offered a lesson Tuesday in how to dodge questions about the Russia investigation, offering a possible preview of what lawmakers can expect when Robert Mueller testifies to Congress.

New Mexico’s ‘moon trees’ planted after Apollo 14 are lost

Five trees planted in New Mexico from seeds taken to the moon during the Apollo 14 mission and given to the state by NASA have all died or been forgotten, according to officials at the locations where the trees were planted decades ago.

Proposed rule could affect food stamp eligibility for 3 million

The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed tightening automatic eligibility requirements for the food stamp program, a change that could affect about 3.1 million people.

Missing men now suspects in 3 British Columbia killings

The separate discoveries of three bodies and a burning car with missing occupants are shaking rural northern British Columbia.

Li Peng, Chinese premier during 1989 Tiananmen crackdown, dies

Li Peng, a former hard-line Chinese premier best known for announcing martial law during the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests that ended with a bloody crackdown by troops, has died. He was 90.