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Facebook, Russia and election propaganda: What…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed that the social media platform turned over to Congress 3,000 political propaganda ads tied to Russian accounts which were used during the 2016 election. Here’s a breakdown of the complicated relationship between Facebook, Russia and Congress’ election investigation.

Sen. Thune talks Graham-Cassidy bill, Medicaid…

South Dakota senator weighs in on health care reform proposals

The Latest: Russia urges talks to calm North…

Russia's top diplomat says "we have to calm down the hotheads" in the North Korean nuclear dispute and work to promote contacts between the Trump administration and Kim Jong Un's government

Decision on moving N Carolina Confederate…

A state commission has delayed until next spring a decision on Gov. Roy Cooper's request to move three Confederate monuments from North Carolina's old Capitol grounds to a Civil War battlefield

Early Halloween highway horror: Flaming pumpkins…

In an early Halloween highway horror, a truckload of burning pumpkins blocked traffic on a Florida interstate

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Former leader of Muslim Brotherhood Mahdi Akef…

The former leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, Mahdi Akef, who had been detained since 2013, has died

Ann Coulter says she won't attend Berkeley free speech event

Conservative commentator Ann Coulter says she's not coming to "Free Speech Week" at the University of California, Berkeley, amid growing signs the event could fizzle

Unboxing the SNES Classic Edition

Jeff Bakalar unboxes the SNES Classic -- what's guaranteed to be one the most sought-after gifts this holiday season.

It's the weekend - time for happy news

From an inspirational hospital for children to a koala that survived a journey trapped under a wheel.

The New York Times - How To | Activate an Artwork

From The New York Times: Per the artist's instructions, a french horn by the sculptor Darren Bader is used as a serving vessel for sauces – in this case, guacamole.By: By MARCUS GAAB. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2yhTnPc

Students Chant 'Get Out' During James Comey's…

Dozens of students interrupted a speech made by former FBI director James Comey at the 150th opening convocation of Howard University in Washington, D.C.

Mellancamp on music, activism in the Trump era

Joe Scarborough sits down with the one and only singer/songwriter John Mellancamp for a talk about Mellancamp's new music, his politics, activism in the age of Trump and the history of Farm Aid.

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Matthews: Everyone in the White House is lawyered…

Reports say staffers walk the halls worried that another staffer, one looking for ammo to protect themselves, might be wired.

Confederate Monuments Become Flashpoint At…

Ed Gillespie and Ralph Northam squared off over how to handle confederate monuments during the Virginia Governor’s Debate, moderated by Chuck Todd with NBC Washington.

Our Pets Are Getting Fat Because of Junk Food

Everyone loves spoiling their pets, but all those snacks you call pet lovin’ is making your furry friends fatter. Jose Sepulveda(@josespeulvedatv) has more.

Alabama 'derserves' Moore? Rival site grabs campaign ad typo

Because of a misspelling, a bus-sized ad supporting Roy Moore in Alabama's GOP Senate primary directed people to a Democratic candidate's campaign website

Duke Energy reverses, will disclose coal ash disaster maps

The country's largest electric company is publishing federally mandated maps that it previously refused to publish, showing what could happen to neighboring properties if a coal-ash pit burst.

France: Macron signs contentious labour reform law

French President Emmanuel Macron rubber stamps new labour laws, despite a second round of demonstrations by protesters claiming the reforms will hurt the middle class and the worse-off. Jagdip Cheema reports.

Senate bill would make online political ads more…

Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications

Delta: Website tricks people who put their pets on jets

Delta Air Lines is going to court to battle a website it says tricks people into thinking they're dealing with the airline when arranging for their pets to fly on jets

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Uber May Not Be Driving In London For Much Longer

The city's transport authority has a few problems with the way Uber operates.

Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet…

Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of some 250 people who were killed while opposing last year's failed military coup