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Duterte Says Trump Wished his Drug Crackdown 'Success'

INTERNATIONAL | By Jim Gomez | Dec 3
President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday Donald Trump wished his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs would succeed during a telephone call.

US Health Care Tab Hits $3.2T; Fastest Growth in 8 Years

NATIONAL | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 3
The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack Obama's law and by costly prescription drugs, the government said Friday.

Famously Cold N. Dakota Winter Menaces Pipeline Protest Camp

NATIONAL | By James MacPherson | Dec 3
So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid temperatures that have swirled around their large encampment on the North Dakota grasslands.

How a Trump Administration Could Shape the Internet

POLITICS | By Tali Arbel | Dec 3
Under a President Donald Trump, cable and phone companies could gain new power to influence what you do and what you watch online - not to mention how much privacy you have while you're at it.

For Now, Trump Bears Signs of a Dealmaker, Not a Policymaker

POLITICS | By Josh Boak | Dec 3
It's a freewheeling style that President-elect Donald Trump used to stop Carrier from shipping 800 jobs from an Indiana factory to Mexico. And it marks a radical shift from the measured words and scripted events that typify most presidents-elect.

State Department Ordered To Reconsider Passport Rules

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Dec 3
A district court in Colorado ruled against the U.S. State Department for denying a passport to an intersex Navy veteran.

A Cabinet of Generals? Trump's Choices Get Mixed Reviews

POLITICS | By Lolita C. Baldor | Dec 3
Donald Trump's move to pack his administration with military brass is getting mixed reviews.

Trump Speaks Directly with Taiwan's Leader, Irking China

POLITICS | By Gillian Wong and Johnson Lai | Dec 3
In a break with decades long diplomatic tradition, President-elect Donald Trump spoke directly with the president of Taiwan, a move that drew an irritated response from China on Saturday.

The "Two Trumps" Surface in President-Elect's Transition

POLITICS | By Julie Pace And Jonathan Lemire | Dec 3
Donald Trump's skeptics hope the presidency will reveal a serious side of the brash businessman. His supporters want him to keep the freewheeling style that rattled Washington. In true Trump fashion, so far he's doing both.

Bolt Says 200-Meter World Record Now Likely Beyond Him

SPORTS | By John Leicester | Dec 3
Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him.

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