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How to save orphan elephants

The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is rescuing and rehabilitating baby elephants abandoned due to drought, poaching and conflict.

Gang member accused in officer's slaying was on…

Officials say a California criminal justice reform initiative played no role in the length of the prison sentence of a gang member who is accused of shooting two police officers, one of whom died

Downstream communities brace for flooding as dams…

Communities downstream from a Northern California reservoir gushing water for the first time in 20 years braced for flash floods and evacuations after authorities warned them to prepare for rising rivers and creeks

US shutting down Dakota Access oil pipeline…

The Army Corps of Engineers' plan to close a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp isn't likely to end on-the-ground opposition in North Dakota

Geraldo: Trump's immigration plan will convulse…

On 'Hannity,' Fox News senior correspondent gives his take on the issue

How the left is trying to create a gender-neutral…

Author argues there is a movement to eliminate gender in book 'Sex Scandal: The Drive to Abolish Male and Female' #Tucker

Russian supply ship launched to International…

An unmanned Russian cargo ship has lifted off successfully on a supply mission to the International Space Station

Teens accused of plot to rob, kill girl found shot in ditch

Prosecutors say two teenage boys charged with shooting a 14-year-old girl in the head lured her to a ditch in a small Utah town with a plan to rob and kill her

Validation of cyclical rally coming from US, not…

Andrew Slimmon, senior portfolio manager at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, weighs in on what's behind the rally in U.S. stocks.

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This wearable desktop is made for the HTC Vive.

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The New York Times: Taking On Trump’s Travel Ban

The judiciary is the new front line. A group of lawyers scramble to get their clients into the country, while preparing a legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban. By EMMA COTT and TAIGE JENSEN.

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GOP senator: McMaster has been 'legendary'

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., discusses Donald Trump's naming of Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as the new national security adviser to replace Michael Flynn and if there's a Trump foreign policy doctrine.

Chris shares the danger of heading too-far right

Chris Matthews discusses the peril that comes with Trump and the Republican party moving too far to the right.

McCain Defends Adversarial Media: 'I Hate the…

On this week's Meet the Press, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) defends press freedom, W.H. Chief of Staff Reince Preibus fills in the details of Michael Flynn's resignation, and former C.I.A. Director Leon Panetta talks about the intelligence community and loyalty.

Pop-Tarts Just Drastically Expanded its Menu

Kellogg’s is graduating Pop-Tarts from breakfast food, to full-out meal. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the scoop.

Health law created winners and losers when buying…

Former President Barack Obama's health care law created winners and losers for people buying their own health insurance

Officials: 4 ex-workers at boarding school molested students

A prestigious boarding and day school near Boston says four former workers engaged in sexual misconduct with several students decades ago

Asian stocks drift higher as investors await Fed…

Asian stock markets have drifted mostly higher with subdued movements, getting little push from Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors wait for the Fed's January meeting minutes due later in the day

Officials want coin created for New York's Purple…

New York officials want a commemorative coin created for the state's National Purple Heart Hall of Honor

Fracking Study: Scientists Say More Uniform Spill…

Scientists are questioning the accuracy of reporting hydraulic fracking spills.

The elephant social network

Did you know a female elephant typically knows about 100 other elephants?

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million…

The two biggest security breaches in internet history will cost Yahoo at least $350 million