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Witness: Russia targeted Rubio, Ryan

Clint Watts, Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, says that Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) were targeted by pro-Russia social media accounts.

Compromise to undo 'bathroom law' passes key…

A compromise deal to repeal North Carolina's contentious "bathroom law" cleared a key hurdle Thursday when senators approved the measure intended to help stem the financial and reputational backlash over the law that limits LGBT protections

Authorities: Deputy who was fatally shot had…

An off-duty sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot by police after officials say he became agitated and refused commands to drop his gun had been arrested and suspended from the force in the past, but the charge was dropped and he was reinstated

US marshals join search for missing 91-year-old…

The U.S. Marshals Service is searching for a 91-year-old federal judge who has been reported missing in Pennsylvania

13 killed in Texas church bus accident

Adam Housley has more on the crash

Expanding extremist threat in Afghanistan

An increasing complex web of terror groups like the Taliban, ISIS, and Al Qaeda becomes major national security concern for the US. Chris Snyder reports

NATO, Russia, share troop information, at odds…

NATO's chief says the allies and Russia remain at loggerheads over the conflict in Ukraine but have exchanged briefings on their troop movements elsewhere in Europe to help ease tensions

Penn State bans frat where student was fatally injured

Penn State University is permanently banning a fraternity where a pledge was fatally injured last month and is promising to step up its enforcement of a ban on underage drinking throughout the university system

Samsung's DeX dock turns the S8 into a PC, ISP…

The biggest tech stories of the day include the Samsung Galaxy S8's DeX dock, which turns the phone into a PC. Plus, Congress rolls back ISP privacy rules and Waze teams up with Dunkin Donuts.

US first daughter Ivanka Trump's new job

US First Daughter Ivanka Trump has joined her father's administration in an official capacity.

The New York Times - Anatomy of a Scene | 'Ghost…

From The New York Times: The director Rupert Sanders narrates a scene featuring Scarlett Johansson.By: By MEKADO MURPHY. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2oCvvki

Russia Might Have Hurt Marco Rubio's Presidential…

Russia may have tried to undermine Florida Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential campaign, an expert witness told the Senate Intelligence Committee Thursday.

Durbin: GOP should take repeal off the table

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., discusses a bipartisan probe into Russia's impact on 2016, his thoughts on the nomination of Neil Gorsuch and the ways in which Democrats would be willing to work with GOP.

Matthews: Call me an optimist but we saw heroes…

Chris Matthews describes the heroism of Senate Richard Burr and Senator Mark Warner who serves as Chairman and ranking Democrat of the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Lee: Walking Away From Health Bill After 17 Days…

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) tells Chuck Todd that devoting 17 days to the GOP healthcare bill and then walking away from it makes no sense.

Donald Trump's Face Used in Controversial Coffee…

People are upset about a new coffee shop loyalty card that leaves a hole punch right through President Trump's Face. Buzz60's Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Senate GOP needs Pence to break tie on family…

Vice President Mike Pence has broken his second Senate tie, this time on a procedural vote on a bill that would reverse an Obama administration rule to protect funding for Planned Parenthood and other family planning providers

Prosecutors drop sex-for-repairs case against handyman

Prosecutors have dropped all charges against a second former handyman accused of trading sex for repairs in a Baltimore public housing complex

Lululemon shares plunge

The Canadian yoga pants retailer issued a weak forecast for the current quarter and vowed to add more colorful merchandise to its lineup. Fred Katayama reports.

Pelosi backs Trump administration on debt ceiling increase

Top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi says she supports the Trump administration's request to increase the government's borrowing limit

Judge moves, pushes Texas attorney general's…

A judge is postponing the criminal trial of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and is moving the case from the Republican's hometown

New EPA Head Rejects Pesticide Ban Recommended By…

In 2015, the EPA proposed banning chlorpyrifos, which has been linked to serious health and brain issues — especially in children.

Did Russia interfere? Putin: Read my lips, no

Russian President Vladimir Putin denies that Russia interfered with the US presidential election.