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The Latest: 3 face charges at UNC confederate…

Three people are facing charges related to a demonstration against a Confederate statue at the University of North Carolina

Florida: White man who killed black person to be…

For the first time in state history, Florida to execute a white man for killing a black person _ and it plans to do so with help of a drug never used before in any US execution

Secret hearings held in ex-Oklahoma City cop's…

The high-profile case of a former Oklahoma police officer convicted of raping women while on duty focused the public's attention on the problem of sexual misconduct on the force, but his appeal concerning DNA evidence is playing out in secret.

Fmr. US Navy 7th Fleet commander on string of…

Retired Admiral Robert Natter reacts to dismissal of commander over incidents on 'America's Newsroom'

State Department issues Mexico travel warning…

U.S. flags popular tourist destinations due to criminal activity; Anita Vogel reports

German returns gutter section from ancient Olympia to Greece

A chunk of a stone gutter from the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games, which was illicitly taken from Greece some 80 years ago, has been voluntarily returned by a German member of the public

Court upholds insider trading conviction of money manager

A New York federal appeals court has upheld the conviction of an Ivy League-educated ex-portfolio manager convicted of enabling his firm to make over a quarter-billion dollars through insider trading

Nintendo's SNES Classic fail

We thought we'd be preordering an SNES Classic. That didn't happen.

Inside an Angolan polling station

President José Eduardo Dos Santos is stepping down after 38 years in power.

The New York Times - Searching for Wives

From The New York Times: Is a single photograph enough to find your soulmate?By: By ZUKI JUNO TOBGYE. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vm1IQ2

The Surprising State With The Meanest Internet…

America is full of opinions. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Studies: Automated safety systems are preventing…

Researchers say safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes

Drill sergeants suspended in Army sex assault investigation

Army spokesman: 'multiple' drill sergeants suspended at Georgia post as sex assault claims investigated

Seed of doubt over major merger

The European Commission has started an in-depth investigation of Bayer's planned $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds group Monsanto, saying it was worried about competition in various pesticide and seeds markets. Laura Frykberg reports.

Walmart joins forces with Google on…

Walmart teams up with Google on voice shopping as a direct challenge to Amazon

Report: Half of state's labor force holds…

A new report finds that half of all workers in Massachusetts held a bachelor's degree or higher in 2016, marking the first time any U.S. state has reached that threshold

Trump Threatens A Government Shutdown To Build…

During President Donald Trump's rally in Phoenix on Tuesday, he said he's willing to close down the government to build his proposed border barrier.

Valerie Plame Wilson wants to buy Twitter to kick…

Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can't use it

Players hold breath as $700M Powerball jackpot…

Lottery players will have a shot at a $700 million Powerball jackpot that ranks as the second largest in U.S. history

Groups make last-minute push to save national…

Conservation groups are airing TV ads and creating parody websites in a last-minute blitz to stop Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke from downsizing or eliminating national monument areas that cover large swaths of land and water in the nation

Guilty pleas in scheme to sell rare turtles

Investigators: 3 men pleaded guilty in a scheme to sell dozens of rare alligator snapping turtles caught in Texas

4-year-old boy sent home from school over length…

Texas mother says her 'son is owed the same education that all other children in the school district have'