Expert: Immense danger from North Korea hydrogen…

North Korea responds to new U.S. sanctions by threatening to launch a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean; insight from Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the Center for the National Interest

Who manages health care best: federal or state…

Graham-Cassidy health care senate bill would redistribute ObamaCare funding to states as block grants; analysis from conservative syndicated radio host Kevin McCullough and Fox News contributor Doug Schoen, former president Clinton adviser

This week in odd news: Big rig stuck on boardwalk…

This week in odd news: A Council member gives opponent ABC (already been chewed) gum; Police say Florida gas station owner chases man, fires warning shot, forcing suspect to return stolen beers; Police: Man steals green chile burger after slapping victim

The Latest: ACLU sues St. Louis over treatment of…

The ACLU of Missouri is suing St. Louis over what it calls "unlawful and unconstitutional action" during demonstrations following the acquittal of a former police officer in the killing of a black man

Algae on river flowing into Lake Erie prompts warning

Health officials in Ohio are telling some people not to swim in the river that flows through Toledo because of an algae outbreak

Turkey says it won't accept Kurdish independence…

Turkey's political and military leaders are set to meet to mull over possible sanctions and other measures against Iraq's Kurdish region if it goes ahead with a referendum on independence

Bhutan's leader calls for 3 moments of silence in…

Bhutan's leader has peppered his U.N. General Assembly speech with moments of silence to honor people afflicted by hurricanes, poverty and terrorism

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.

Gambia's all-female oyster catchers

The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification.

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:

Autumn Equinox 2017: Why Friday Is the First Day…

Friday's autumn equinox marks the end of summer and the first day of fall for anybody living in the Northern Hemisphere, meaning colder weather and longer nights are on the way

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.

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.

First lady does some gardening in White House…

The first lady has been out in the While House kitchen garden harvesting and planting vegetables with help from local children.

Texas asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities'

Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect

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.

The Latest: Collins 'leaning against' GOP health…

Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she's "leaning against" a Republican proposal to eliminate the Affordable Care Act, despite new pressure from Maine GOP Gov. Paul LePage

3 charged in killing of 17-year-old whose body was burned

A man and two women are charged in the killing of 17-year-old whose burned remains were found in southern Missouri after his family reported him missing

Who Is The Black Working Class? We Asked An Expert

The chair of Georgetown University's Department of African American Studies discusses the black working class and why it's not covered more often.

Not home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your…

Walmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into a customer's home when they're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge