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Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against…

A U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the scope of federal power over immigration during a lengthy court hearing

Charlottesville Organizer Plans 'White Civil…

Police in Washington, DC are going to be busy on Aug. 11 and 12: The National Park Service has given initial approval for Jason Kessler, organizer of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, to hold rallies to mark the anniversary of the Virginia event, WSET reports. The...

California court hears tales of shackled, starved…

A judge deciding whether a California couple should face trial on charges of child abuse has heard a chilling 911 call from a teenager and viewed photographs of the girl's two sisters shackled to beds

Merkel visits refugee host Jordan amid migration row at home

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a visit to Jordan, a major refugee host country, amid an escalating domestic conflict over migration that has shaken her coalition government

Defense: preserve most evidence in Florida school…

Defense attorneys for Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz are asking a judge to order investigators to preserve most evidence in the case, except for the building where the Valentine's Day massacre took place

Iran World Cup match a first for women

Hundreds of Iranian women watched their first men's football match in a stadium last night.

President Trump Promotes 'Tough' Immigration…

Hours after reversing himself to end the forced separations of migrant families, President Donald Trump returned to the warm embrace of his supporters at a raucous rally Wednesday to defend his hard-line immigration policies

Pudding Sent into Space Gone Missing

Students from S. Anselm’s Preparatory school in England launched a classic Bakewell pudding into space... and now it’s missing! Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern in hospital for…

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in the hospital preparing to give birth to her first child

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying…

Asian shares are mostly up due to fading concerns of a possible trade war since a US tariff threat against China so far hasn't materialized

Avocado - South Africa's green gold

South Africa's agricultural sector, which has been hit by a severe drought, is turning to the dark green-skinned avocado fruit, used in products ranging from food to face masks, as demand booms for the country's green gold. Kate King reports

Germany's Daimler lowers 2018 outlook, cites tariffs, diesel

German automaker Daimler AG has lowered its 2018 earnings outlook, a change that it says is partly due to increased import tariffs for U.S. vehicles in China

Fashion designer Kate Spade to be buried in…

Fashion designer Kate Spade is being buried in Kansas City, where she was born

What Trump's Family Separation Executive Order…

President Donald Trump signed at executive order Wednesday aimed at keeping migrant families together after they cross the U.S. border illegally.

Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs

Jurors in Mafia boss trial to start 3rd day of…

Jurors are heading back to federal court for a third day of deliberations in the case against a former New England Mafia boss charged with killing a nightclub owner more than two decades ago

Sailors honor Pearl Harbor survivor during 1 last…

A Pearl Harbor survivor has said what could be his final goodbye to the site where thousands of fellow sailors and Marines died nearly eight decades ago

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family…

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to end his policy of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the border illegally

Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention, even if they remain with their families

Child safety group issuing annual list of unsafe summer toys

A Boston-based consumer watchdog group is issuing its annual summer safety report flagging toys it says pose a danger to children