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Shaun White executes a combination of tricks he had never landed until he did it with the halfpipe title on the line to capture his third Olympic gold medal.

The American gold medalist snowboarder dismisses allegations made against him in 2016 and hurries away from reporters trying to ask more questions about them.

The White House's handling of abuse charges against two senior presidential aides raises new concerns in the struggle to attract female voters.

A company tied to Trump's two grown sons owns a 171-acre preserve in upstate New York that they and others use as a private shooting range, AP learns.

Chaos persists as al-Qaida-affiliated rebels shot down a Russian jet, Kurdish fighters downed a Turkish helicopter, Israel downed an Iranian drone and the Syrian army shot down an Israeli F-16.

Israeli opposition leaders call on the embattled prime minister to resign following police recommendations that he be charged with bribery and breach of trust in two corruption cases.

The Guptas are suspected of using their connections to influence the South African president's Cabinet appointments and win state contracts, fueling corruption allegations.

Opponents of Trump's plan to open most of the nation's coastline to oil and natural gas drilling are prohibited from speaking at public meetings held by the government on the topic.

Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen says he paid $130,000 out of his own pocket to the porn actress who allegedly had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006.

Flynn the bichon frise won best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club, a choice that seemed to surprise almost everyone in the crowd at Madison Square Garden.

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