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Bad beasts, good treats: Feral hog slaughterhouse…

A small Louisiana slaughterhouse has a mission: getting restaurants and home cooks to take a bite out of the state's $74 million-plus in annual damage from feral hogs

US colleges confront a new era of…

After protests turned violent in recent months, some colleges and universities are wondering if they'll be next

Parents recreate closed Blockbuster store for…

When an autistic Texas man's favorite video store closed, his parents surprised him by bringing part of it home

What is happening with Russia?

Confused about what is happening with Russia? Here are some answers

Ann Coulter may speak in public UC Berkeley square

Police ready for a possible appearance by the conservative commentator

Iraqi forces say they've seized Hatra antiquities…

Iraqi paramilitary forces say they have captured Hatra, a 2,000-year-old historical site near the northern city of Mosul, where U.S.-backed forces have been battling the Islamic State group for months

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High numbers of humpback whales dying off Atlantic coast

Federal officials say humpback whales have been dying in unusually large numbers along the Atlantic Coast

Google search fights fake news, Waymo readies…

The most important tech news stories of the day include Google's search fighting fake news results, Waymo's driverless ride program begninning in Phoenix and massive error with Webroot antivirus software.

Is a year's maternity too long for mums?

Former Hillary Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter clarifies why she thinks a year of maternity leave is too long for working mothers.

The New York Times - How Syria and Russia Spun a…

From The New York Times: A New York Times investigation shows how Syria and its main partner, Russia, have distorted the facts surrounding the chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun.By: By MALACHY BROWNE, NATALIE RENEAU and MARK SCHEFFLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2q4cYz4

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump's Plan to…

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked any attempt by the Trump administration to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials, saying the president has no authority to attach new conditions to federal sp

Poll: Younger voters are losing faith in…

Millennials’ approval of President Trump and political institutions is at an all-time low, according to a new Harvard survey.

Matthews: I want Trump to genuflect to the fact…

Chris Matthews ponders how President Trump rose to fame and the Presidency.

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Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

Missed MTP? Catch highlights from the show in this week's ComPRESSed.

Renters Care More About Streaming Shows Than…

Renters care more about streaming their favorite shows and surfing social media than clean clothes, according to a new survey from Comcast. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

All in the Family: Trump mixes family, governing…

Historians say President Donald Trump's use of family members as advisers mirrors that of President John F. Kennedy

Fla. court won't rule immediately in case of prosecutor

Florida's highest court will wait to hear all arguments before deciding if Florida's governor had the right to take away cases from a prosecutor who says her office won't seek the death penalty

Trump tax plan will sharply slash corporate tax…

U.S. President Donald Trump is proposing to slash the corporate income tax rate and offer multinational businesses a steep tax break on overseas profits brought into the United States, officials said late on Tuesday.

Maryland parents being investigated over YouTube channel

Authorities in Maryland are trying to determine whether a couple broke the law who posted controversial videos of themselves and their five children

Parts Of Canada Will Soon Experiment With Basic…

Starting this spring, certain citizens in three cities in Ontario will receive a monthly payment.

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Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop…

Twitter's frequent presence in the news _ as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump _ has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company

Illinois board to consider Hastert's state…

Illinois officials will on Wednesday consider the status of Dennis Hastert's $28,000 pension for the time the he served in the state's General Assembly