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Belgian Ambassador Dirk Wouters
CBS News
May 11, 2018 - 3:29 pm
CBS NEWS -- Belgium's ambassador to the United States joins host Major Garrett on this week's new episode of The Takeout to weigh in on President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and what it's like to be a diplomat in D.C. Ambassador Dirk Wouters - who was involved in helping...
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Donald Trump Drug Plan
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
May 11, 2018 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- President Donald Trump's long-awaited plan to bring down drug prices, unveiled Friday, will mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder" and instead focus on increasing private competition and requiring more openness about...
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Baby shoes
May 11, 2018 - 10:44 am
For the fourth year in a row, Emma was the top girl's name on the Social Security Administration's annual list of the most popular baby names. Liam pushed last year's champ, Noah, to second place.
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John McCain
PA Images/Sipa USA
May 10, 2018 - 8:57 pm
A White House official made what some saw as an insensitive comment about ailing U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) at a staff meeting Thursday.
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May 10, 2018 - 6:29 pm
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday said the net neutrality rules it repealed in December will end on June 11.
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Niger Ambush News Conference
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
May 10, 2018 - 4:58 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/CBS News/AP) -- The Pentagon is out with its final report on the ambush in Niger that killed four U.S. service members in October. The report said multiple failures were to blame for the ambush. Officials cited insufficient training and preparation as well as the team's...
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Robert Levinson
Levinson Family
May 10, 2018 - 2:56 pm
Could the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal open the door to bring home an American who disappeared in Iran more than 11 years ago?
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H.R. McMaster
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
May 10, 2018 - 2:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (WCBS 880) -- A nurse was charged in the death of the father of former national security adviser H.R. McMaster at a Philadelphia nursing home. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Thursday announced charges against Christann Gainey, 30. She was charged with neglect,...
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PA Images/Sipa USA
May 10, 2018 - 12:19 pm
Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency. It's the fullest picture yet of Russia's attempt to sow racial and political division in the United States before and after the 2016 election.
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Americans Freed By North Korea
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
May 10, 2018 - 6:05 am
Speaking early Thursday on an air base tarmac with the former detainees by his side, Trump called it a "great honor" to welcome the men to the U.S., but said "the true honor is going to be if we have a victory in getting rid of nuclear weapons."
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