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Pompeo: North Korea on cusp of nuclear goal

The CIA director issues a chilling warning about the rogue regime.

US-backed forces declare victory over ISIS in…

Secretary Tillerson cautions the fight against the terror group is far from over.

Witness: Suspect gathered co-workers, then…

A witness to the deadly shooting rampage inside a Maryland granite company says the suspect had grown increasingly hostile recently and had tried to pick fights with co-workers

APNewsBreak: Illinois lottery manager projects…

A contract obtained by The Associated Press shows the company hired to run the Illinois Lottery projects it will increase annual sales to $4 billion, generating more than $1 billion per year for schools and other projects by the end of the 10-year deal

'You are my slave:' School ends Civil War…

School officials say there will be no more student dress-up activities at a Georgia elementary school after its Civil War Day sparked conflict among students, parents and others

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US-backed Syrian force declares victory over IS…

Syrian Kurdish-led forces backed by US declare victory over IS in city of Raqqa, days after pushing militants out

Police: Ford worker killed himself at Detroit-area factory

Police say a disgruntled worker shot and killed himself at a Ford Motor factory in suburban Detroit

Honest Ads Act looks to regulate election ads…

Today's major tech stories include the bipartisan Honest Ads Act that would regulate political advertisements online, Nielsen's plan to track viewership on subscription streaming services and Alphabet's $1 billion investment in Lyft.

Pakistan border fence causes controversy

Pakistan is building a barrier on its border with Afghanistan, despite objections from Kabul.

The New York Times - What Happens Before a…

From The New York Times: Take a tour of Christie’s New York during the frenetic days and hours leading up to an auction, where you'll find a few dragons, an art handler who loves raves and an auctioneer with a predilection for Humpty Dumpty.By: By MAE RYAN, EUGENE YI and COLIN ARCHDEACON. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2zphVX7

How to View Uranus With a Telescope This Month

Sky-gazers will have a good chance of seeing the icy planet Uranus from just 1.7 billion miles away.

Paul Ryan shows off comedic chops roasting Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan joked about President Trump at the 72nd Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner on Thursday. The panel discusses.

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What happened in Niger?

The deaths of four U.S. soldiers in Niger two weeks ago on October 4th has prompted questions over President Trump's response.

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

Would You Pay $80,000 For a Week in This Hotel?

White Desert Antarctica is one of the most expensive hotels in the world. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: Senate GOP backs budget

President Donald Trump hailed the vote as "Great news" in a post-midnight tweet, calling it a "first step toward delivering MASSIVE tax cuts for the American people."

Deputies: man had arsenal, note promising 'bloody revenge'

Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on a Florida home found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge."

Rosneft to take control of Kurdish pipeline

Russia's biggest oil company, Rosneft, has agreed to take control of Iraqi Kurdistan's main oil pipeline, boosting its investment in the autonomous region to $3.5 billion despite Baghdad's military action sparked by a Kurdish vote for independence. Ciara Lee reports.

Justice Department won't release North Charleston report

The U.S. Justice Department has refused to release a report on the North Charleston Police Department after the shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white police officer in South Carolina

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Pollution Could Be Killing More People Than…

According to a report from The Lancet, exposure to polluted air, water and soil caused an estimated 9 million premature deaths in 2015.

French-led EU push for heftier tax on internet…

France's drive to force internet giants to pay more taxes is losing steam, amid resistance from other EU countries that offer tax shelter to companies like Apple