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Super Bowl Week Is Already Crazy

1 hour 38 min ago
Super Bowl XLIX is still days away, and already it’s one of the most entertaining Super Bowls ever.

U.S. and India Advance Nuclear Trade

2 hours 1 min ago
President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said they made tangible progress on a range of issues with movement on civil nuclear trade defense cooperation and climate change.

Krzyzewski Gets His 1,000th Career Win

2 hours 32 min ago
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski picked up his 1,000th career win, as his Blue Devils team rallied to beat St. John’s 77-68 on Sunday.

Split Grows on Obama's Immigrant Tack

3 hours 8 min ago
A growing number of cities and states have gotten involved in a federal lawsuit challenging President Barack Obama’s authority over immigration matters.

Vaccine Skeptics on the Rise

3 hours 10 min ago
The measles outbreak that began at California’s Disneyland Resort last month is part of a new trend that worries public health officials. At the same time, persuading skeptical parents to vaccinate their children has grown more difficult.

Two Home Depot Employees Killed in New York City

3 hours 19 min ago
A shooting at a Home Depot store in Manhattan’s Flatiron District left two employees dead in what police said was a murder-suicide.

Currency Fight Hinders Talks on Trade Deal

3 hours 21 min ago
Concern that some trade partners are manipulating their currencies to gain an export edge has emerged as a major hurdle to the Obama administration’s efforts to move a Pacific trade agreement through Congress.

Wyoming Weighs Firing Squad as Death-Row Backup

3 hours 26 min ago
Problems with the supply of lethal-injection drugs have spurred Wyoming lawmakers to consider a backup method of executing death-row inmates: the firing squad.

Obama Administration Moves to Ban Drilling in Arctic Refuge

3 hours 30 min ago
The Obama administration is moving this week to designate areas of Alaska off limits to oil and natural gas drilling in its latest effort to bolster its environmental legacy.

Australia Debates Minimum Wage

3 hours 36 min ago
The Outlook: Higher minimum-wage supporters in the U.S. often point to Australia as a low-unemployment country with one of the world’s highest pay floors. Now, joblessness in Australia is rising, and some are calling for a decadelong slowdown in increases to the minimum wage.

The Lost Season of Duke's Coach K

4 hours 44 min ago
Long before he reached 1,000 career wins on Sunday, Mike Krzyzewski briefly walked away from his team 20 years ago—and it changed everything.

Two Camps Emerge Among 2016 Republican Hopefuls

5 hours 10 min ago
Signs emerged here this weekend that the 2016 Republican presidential field is dividing into two camps: candidates focused on grass-roots support, and others who will rely on big-donor funding.

In Iowa, GOP Hopefuls Court Range of Voters

8 hours 53 min ago
A parade of potential candidates for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination sought to win the favor of conservative activists at an Iowa forum but also called for appealing to centrist Republicans.

Obama's Trip to India Signals Stronger Ties

17 hours 34 min ago
President Barack Obama arrived in India on Sunday to showcase what his administration sees as a deepening relationship, beginning a three-day visit that is aimed at improving what historically has been an uneven alliance.

GOP Leaders Open to Bigger Child-Care Credit

January 24, 2015 - 9:45pm
House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have indicated they are open to one piece of President Barack Obama’s tax overhaul proposal: increasing tax breaks for child care.

Wagner Outshines Gold at U.S. Figure Skating Finals

January 24, 2015 - 9:44pm
Ashley Wagner reclaimed her national title on Saturday night, besting last year’s holder Gracie Gold at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.

Dual Oil Benchmarks; Dueling Stories

January 24, 2015 - 9:39pm
The Numbers: The benchmarks for global oil prices—West Texas Intermediate and Brent crude—measure different things and don’t always line up. Columnist Jo Craven McGinty explains what it all means.

Belichick Tries to Take Air Out of 'Deflategate'

January 24, 2015 - 2:01pm
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick on Saturday said that after an internal review, he is convinced his team “followed every rule to the letter.”

Outsider Carson Rises in 2016 GOP Field

January 24, 2015 - 4:36am
Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who has become a sensation in conservative circles, is bringing a strong organization to his quest for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.

Navy Nurse's Lobotomy Leaves Family Scars

January 24, 2015 - 1:13am
Navy nurse Dorothy Ludden, one of the last survivors among roughly 2,000 psychiatrically ill veterans the Veterans Administration lobotomized in the 1940s and 1950s, raised a family despite her marred mind. The Wall Street Journal in 2013 first detailed the VA lobotomy program.