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How President Trump is dismantling Obama's legacy

Dr. Sebastian Gorka and Austan Goolsbee debate on 'Hannity.'

Study: 1 out of 8 US residents is an immigrant

New study from Steve Camarota and Karen Zeigler of the Center for Immigration Studies lloks at the changing face of the United States. #Tucker

Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after…

A Texas lawmaker expects federal investigators to call for hot air balloon pilots to obtain medical certificates following a crash last year that killed 16 people

Closing arguments set in blogger beheading plot…

Attorneys are set to make their final pitches to jurors in the case of a man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller

Cause of deadly Honolulu high-rise fire can't be…

Honolulu fire officials say the cause of a deadly high-rise apartment fire can't be determined

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US, Japan agree to maximize diplomatic pressure…

U.S. and Japanese senior diplomats have agreed to maximize pressure on North Korea to resolve tensions over its nuclear program, while citing the need to be prepared for the worst if diplomacy failed

Hearing scheduled in Michigan on sex offender custody case

A hearing is scheduled in Michigan on a judge's order that initially gave a convicted sex offender joint legal custody of a child born to a woman who said the man raped her when she was 12.

Sen. John McCain Speaks Out Against 'Half-Baked…

Sen. John McCain called "half-baked nationalism" unpatriotic in a speech after receiving the Liberty medal.

Campaign bails out Trump, son on legal fees

Fredreka Schouten, campaign finance reporter for USA Today, talks with Rachel Maddow about the legal fees for Donald Trump and his son and other members of the Trump campaign are covering the cost of legal fees associated with the Trump Russia investigation.

Spacetime-bending kilonova detected for the first…

The European Southern Observatory detected a deep-space signal in August that turned out the be the first observable light from two neutron stars colliding, producing a kilonova that caused strong gravitational waves to pass through Earth.

Trump denigrates Obama then backtracks

The president falsely claimed his predecessor had not contacted the families of fallen US soldiers.

The New York Times - Detecting a Kilonova…

From The New York Times: For the first time, astronomers have seen and heard a pair of neutron stars collide in a crucible of cosmic alchemy.By: By DENNIS OVERBYE, JONATHAN CORUM and JASON DRAKEFORD. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2kSFdSH

U.S. Not Ruling Out Direct Talks with N. Korea…

The United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with North Korea, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan said on Tuesday, hours after Pyongyang warned nuclear war might break out at any moment.

Trump cabinet member left $2B off reports, but…

Forbes' Dan Alexander reports on Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, the $2 billion he left off of his financial disclosure report and if in doing so Ross violated federal rules.

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Matthews: Trump never takes responsibility

Today in the Rose Garden, the president blamed all the failures on the Republican leader, Mitch McConnell, none of it on himself. He accused the major press of putting out "fake news."

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.

The Shocking Number of Times You'll Embarrass…

Turns out we we live through some pretty cringe-worthy moments on a weekly basis! Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) has the story.

Trump says predecessors didn't honor fallen…

Critics are slamming President Donald Trump for his claim that his predecessors "didn't make calls" to the families of the nation's fallen

Vermont commemorates civil unions with historic site marker

Vermont's governor is dedicating a historic site marker to commemorate the state's first-in-the-nation civil union law and subsequent marriage equality legislation

Trump says 'total' termination of Iran deal 'real…

President Trump tells reporters during a cabinet meeting Monday that the "total termination" of the Iran nuclear deal is a "real possibility". Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Asian stocks gain after Wall Street records

Asian stock markets have gained after U.S. stocks hit new highs as China prepares to open a key political meeting

UN chief urges support for Sahel force to fight extremists

The U.N. secretary-general is urging strong international support for a 5,000-strong force to fight the growing threat from extremists in Africa's vast Sahel region, warning that "the stability of the entire region, and beyond, is in jeopardy."

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The EU Just Hit North Korea With More Sanctions…

The country's faced U.N. sanctions since 2006, and it's unclear if the latest measures will slow down its nuclear program.

Greenpeace faults many tech giants for environment impact

The environmental group Greenpeace has issued a report giving technology titans like Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei low marks for their environmental impact