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Stone Mountain poses another test for Confederate…

Stone Mountain, like a Mt. Rushmore of the Confederacy, poses another test for Confederate symbols

Northwestern prof, Oxford worker to stay jailed…

A former Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee accused of killing a man as part of what prosecutors called a sexual fantasy have another court date scheduled this week in Chicago

Bad immigration lawyers hard to find, harder to…

The system for reporting misconduct among immigration lawyers is difficult to navigate and allows bad lawyers to sometimes rack up dozens of complaints

Program gives disadvantaged students tools to…

Anita Vogel reports on the Power 4 Youth program in California

Author shares warning about 'dream hoarders'

Richard Reeves speaks out on 'The Next Revolution'

Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs…

The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time before it is silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021

University of Texas removes Confederate statues

The University of Texas President Greg Fenves has ordered the removal of statues of Robert E. Lee and other prominent Confederate figures from a main area of campus, calling such monuments "symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism."

The best cheap phones you can buy today

Every phone on this list costs less than $300.

The village in Nepal cut off by floods

Aid agencies are warning of a humanitarian crisis following recent flooding.

The New York Times - Studio Visit | Cai Guo-Qiang

From The New York Times: A day with the artist at his Frank Gehry-designed country compound.By: By JASON SCHMIDT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vO7GwC

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Texting And Walking Could Soon Be Illegal In This…

A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

US Embassy in Russia suspends issuing nonimmigrant visas

The U.S. Embassy in Russia says it will suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas in Moscow for eight days and will stop issuing visas at its consulates elsewhere in Russia in response to the Russian decision to cap embassy staff

Police: Boy burned when bug spray rolls into fire, explodes

Police in Massachusetts say a young boy suffered serious burns to his legs when a can of bug spray rolled into a campfire and exploded

Asian investors target UK's commercial real estate

Capital from China and Hong Kong has accounted for a third of all investment into London commercial real estate this year, up from less than 10 percent before the referendum, according to property group CBRE. The volume has risen to 3.9 billion pounds ($5.02 billion) in the first half of the year up from 1.1 billion pounds in the same period of 2016. Kate King reports.

China's Great Wall weighing bid for Fiat Chrysler Jeep unit

Two employees of Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors say the company is considering making a bid to acquire Fiat Chrysler's Jeep unit

Sen. McCain faces cancer battle with typical…

Sen. John McCain's packed agenda while on break from Congress in his home state of Arizona has hardly been the schedule of a typical brain cancer patient - or even someone about to turn 81

'The Hitman's Bodyguard' Kills Box-Office Hopes…

Despite a score on the low end of the Tomatometer, "The Hitman's Bodyguard" scored high marks where it counts: the ticket counter.

UK promises to prosecute online hate crimes vigorously

British prosecutors are promising to prosecute hate crimes as vigorously online as in person

Most American Indian tribes opt out of federal…

In Indian Country, most tribes opt out of the death penalty for federal crimes on tribal land

10 Things to Know for Monday

Among 10 Things to Know: Jerry Lewis dies at age 91; Spanish town struggles to reconcile locals as extremist cell; Trump to address the path forward on Afghanistan.

Rescuers expand search for Army helicopter crew…

The Coast Guard has expanded its search for five crew members of a downed Army Black Hawk helicopter that crashed into the ocean off the coast of Hawaii more than four days ago

USS John McCain involved in collision near…

USS John McCain collides with merchant ship