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Sources: Mueller's interest in Kushner grows

Special counsel Robert Mueller's interest in Jared Kushner has expanded beyond his contacts with Russia and now includes his efforts to secure financing for his company from foreign investors during the presidential transition, sources say.

Confederate statue toppling cases start with a…

A North Carolina judge trying protesters accused of toppling a Confederate statue has dismissed the criminal case against one of them

Funerals: Grieving teens, raw emotions after…

Funerals for Florida shooting victims: Grieving teens, raw emotions as victims of Stoneman Douglas High massacre oare mourned

Minnesota's $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

Minnesota officials will soon try to convince a jury that manufacturer 3M Co. should pay the state $5 billion to help clean up environmental damage

Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti…

Oxfam's report on sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti shows that three staff members intimidated and physically threatened a witness as the charity investigated the original claims

General Motors confirms new vehicle for Kansas plant

General Motors says it will build a new vehicle at its plant in Kansas City, Kansas

Hidden Details in Picasso Painting Reveal a Whole…

Researchers have uncovered something rather remarkable just below the painted surface of a Picasso. Nathan Rousseau Smith explains.

The Latest: Trump again attacks Obama on Twitter

President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor on Twitter, asking why he didn't do more to prevent Russian election meddling

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Police: Ohio pastor helped rob Sunday school teacher

Police say a gun-wielding Ohio pastor and two family members have robbed a Sunday school teacher at their church

Stocks extend global recovery, dividends up too

World stocks were set for a sixth session of gains on Monday, extending a recovery from a selloff sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. As Sonia Legg reports, global dividends also rose 7.7 percent to an all-time high of $1.25 trillion last year boosted by a buoyant world economy and rising corporate confidence.

Inmate Wrote a Hit Book, Now State Wants to Collect

A Michigan convict who won accolades for his book of short stories may be forced to give up all he earned from his book deal. Curtis Dawkins' debut, The Graybar Hotel , was published in July by Scribner and details life behind bars in ways that have thrilled readers. Michigan's Department...

What The Senate Gun Background Check Bill Would Do

The bill is a bipartisan effort.

Facebook fights back against Russian trolls

Facebook has a 20th century solution to a 21st century problem. And CNN goes inside a Russian troll factory.

He Saves Our Electronics From the Dump, Now Faces Prison

Eric Lundgren is known for impressive and admirable feats, with his e-waste recycling company putting 14,000 cellphones in the hands of US soldiers abroad; the 33-year-old's company handles 41 million pounds of e-waste annually. Now, he's fighting a 15-month sentence. The Washington Post explains the jargony situation, which involves...

Can the Taj Group become a world-class hotelier?

A new CEO and a new strategy for the Taj Group of hotels. CEO Puneet Chhatwal talks to Richard Quest in the C-Suite

Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104

Jimmy Carter 'deathly afraid' as wife underwent…

Jimmy Carter says he was 'deathly afraid' as his 90-year-old wife underwent surgery over the weekend

The Students Are Angry. Will Their Movement Last?

The movement of young people demanding tougher gun laws after last week's shooting in Florida arrived at the White House Monday, where teens staged a "lie-in" to represent those shot at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, reports NBC4 Washington . "It's really important to express our anger," says a 16-year-old participant...