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Sanctuary cities: what you need to know

The term "sanctuary city" isn't a legal or legislative designation, but something else entirely. CNN's Nick Valencia reports.

Screams alert residents to fire that killed 3 in…

Oakland residents who escaped a fire that killed three people say they were awakened by neighbors' screams and the popping of hot windows

Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River…

The Dakota Access pipeline developer says it's placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the pipeline into service

Club shooting victim: 'All I was thinking about…

A mother of five who was wounded in the Cincinnati nightclub shooting is describing a chaotic scene in which she and other club patrons were crawling over one another to reach the exits

Coulter: Republicans need to enforce the Trump…

Author gives her take on 'Hannity'

Sean Hannity vs. Ted Koppel

Brit Hume weighs in

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South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed…

Anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, who spent 26 years in jail _ many of them alongside Nelson Mandela _ for acts of sabotage against South Africa's previous white minority government, dies in Johannesburg at 87.

Ex-church official due in court as lawyers plan…

A longtime Philadelphia church official is due back in court as lawyers debate how many church abuse victims should testify at his retrial

Visioneering Tech debuts on the ASX

Stephen Snowdy of Visioneering Technologies says the A$33.3 million raised by the contact lens developer's IPO will be used to broaden U.S. distribution.

Rachel Dolezal Says She Identifies as Trans-Black

Rachel Dolezal talks with NBCBLK’s Amber Payne about identifying as trans-Black instead of trans-racial, how she got her new Nigerian name, why she ultimately felt she couldn't be more effective as a white ally and her new book, “In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World.”

iPad bomb plot could be to blame for latest…

Terrorists were reportedly planning to smuggle explosives inside a tablet.

Erin McPike 'surprised by press vitriol'

Erin McPike, the only journalist on US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's Asia trip, describes the "hateful and vitriolic" reaction from fellow members of the media.

The New York Times Trump to Russia-Linked…

From The New York Times: The Trump administration is going to great lengths to distance itself from former associates in the face of an F.B.I. investigation into whether there were connections between the Trump campaign and Russia. By A.J. CHAVAR.

Spicer Greene Jewelers’ Controversial Billboard…

Many saw it as encouraging violence.

NYT looks at Trump's relationship with Congress

Robert Draper of the NYT Magazine joins Morning Joe to discuss his new piece 'Trump vs. Congress.'

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Matthews: Not tweeting means not having to say…

Chris discusses the mess President Trump has gotten himself into with his claim President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.

Lee: Walking Away From Health Bill After 17 Days…

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) tells Chuck Todd that devoting 17 days to the GOP healthcare bill and then walking away from it makes no sense.

The Queen Needs A Royal Pillow Fluffer

Windsor Castle is looking for an official Curtain Maker and Soft Furnishing Upholsterer to take care of the royal needs of the Queen. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global…

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind, or flag for review more than half-a-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming

Man arrested in connection with vandalism at…

Fort Collins police have arrested a suspect in connection with the vandalism at a mosque near Colorado State University

Brexit pressure for British PM

British manufacturers have told Prime Minister Theresa May to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union without a new trade deal. It comes as May meets with Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Ciara Lee reports.

Saudi, Jordan sign deal on $3 billion in Jordan investments

Report: Saudi Arabia, Jordan sign 15 economic deals, including for joint fund for $3 billion investment plans in Jordan

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Among 10 Things to Know for Tuesday: Nunes' White House trip, Trump regroups, Russians protest

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Scientists Grow Beating Heart Cells On Spinach…

After noticing spinach leaves have similar vein structure to human tissue, researchers tried to turn the leaves into functioning heart tissue.

Schiff: Nunes should recuse himself

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Russia investigation, called on House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes to recuse himself from the investigation in a stunning split between the two top investigators.