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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Confusion swirls on border after Trump reversal on families; GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote; Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup.

Protest marches no longer need famous face to…

Today's protest marches that have filled the streets since the election of Donald Trump rely mostly on masses, a change from heyday of '60s social activism when there often was a famous face _ known to TV viewers _ symbolizing a social cause

Piece of sunken USS Arizona heading to Texas war…

A piece of a battleship that sank during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor is heading to Texas for display at a war memorial

Italy's interior minister says Malta should take rescue boat

Italy's interior minister says Malta should allow a Dutch-flagged rescue ship with 224 migrants to make port there because the ship is now in Maltese waters

The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy, dies at 22

Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy, has died at 22

Drone footage shows 'tent city' immigration centre

Queues can be seen at the Tornillo Port of Entry facility at the border between Mexico and Texas.

Press Freedom in SouthEast Asia

Press Freedom in SouthEast Asia

Being Frugal is The New Sexy

Sexy is back and this time Justin Timberlake isn’t bringing it, but instead frugal people are! Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

The Latest: Separated 7-year-old, migrant mom are reunited

A 7-year-old boy and his migrant mother who had been separated have been reunited after she sued in federal court and the Justice Department agreed to release the child

92-year-old WWII veteran surprised with high school diploma

A New Jersey township high school enacted a surprise plan this week to award a 92-year-old World War II veteran the high school diploma he would have earned if he hadn't dropped out to join the Army

Wall Street slumps; online retail pressured

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, and the Dow marked its eighth straight decline. As Fred Katayama reports, a Supreme Court ruling weighed on the indexes.

EU lawmakers miffed over new Facebook snub

EU lawmakers are unhappy that Facebook is refusing to comply with their request to send two senior officials to testify about the Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Tennessee woman pleads guilty to leaving disabled man to die

A Tennessee woman has pleaded guilty to leaving a disabled man in a transport van where he died from hyperthermia and dehydration

Jeff Sessions Says He Never Intended To Split…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in an interview he never intended to separate families, but his previous statements contradict that.

Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with…

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich out after consensual relationship with employee

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe…

Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart

The Latest: Protesters take to streets after…

For the second night, hundreds of people in Pennsylvania have taken to the streets to protest the fatal police shooting of a 17-year-old boy

Final session for 90-year-old state lawmaker and…

A 90-year-old New York lawmaker who's among the last World War II veterans still serving in a state legislature has bid farewell to colleagues

Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated…

North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War in August as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis

Federal study: Chemicals toxic below recommended EPA levels

A recently released federal study says the chemicals DuPont used to make non-stick products are dangerous at levels well below those recommended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency