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North Carolina civil rights center faces…

A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives seeking to leave their mark on the state's higher education system

Giraffe's baby bump boosts tiny zoo's upkeep…

April the giraffe has brought a bundle to a tiny zoo in upstate New York, thanks to a livestream of her pregnancy and birth that enthralled viewers around the world

Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on…

New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change

Korea expert: The Kim regime needs a 'big, scary…

'The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot' author Blaine Harden provides insight on 'America's News HQ'

Firefighter helps girl after she falls out of…

Moment was caught on camera

Pollsters project Macron vs. Le Pen in French…

Pollsters projected that pro-Europe centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen have both advanced from the first round of voting in France's presidential election

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College student killed during hammer throw at track meet

An Illinois college student has died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a track meet in suburban Chicago

Are we on the brink of a new political landscape…

Jonathan Fenby, managing director of European political research at TS Lombard Research Group, explains why the 2017 French election means so much to France and Europe.

Samsung Galaxy S8 hits stores

In this week's wrap-up, Samsung's latest superphone makes its way to store shelves. Over at Facebook's annual conference, the company gives the world a glimpse into its vision of augmented reality.

Busy at the polling station in France

Queues have formed at polling stations in France in the country's presidential election.

President Trump Awards Purple Heart at Walter…

President Donald Trump on Saturday awarded a Purple Heart to an Army sergeant recently wounded in Afghanistan

100K people to volunteer for 'Comcast Cares Day'

David Cohen, Senior Executive VP of Comcast, and Huges Evans, Global Citizen's Co-Founder, talk about the largest day of volunteerism in the country. Comcast is partnering with Red Nose Day and Global Citizen.

Matthews: All eyes are on France this weekend

Chris Matthews discusses the upcoming French election and how American politics is playing a role.

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Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

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

US officials say pirates have returned to waters…

Senior U.S. officials say pirates have returned to the waters off Somalia, but the spike in attacks on commercial shipping does not yet constitute a trend

US gas prices rise 3 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.46 a gallon

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 3 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.46

Wall St slips ahead of French election

U.S. stocks dipped on as investors are cautious ahead of the first round of the closely-contested French presidential election. Roselle Chen reports.

'The Fate of the Furious' laps new films at box…

"The Fate of the Furious" has sped into first place at the box office again, leaving the new competition in the dust

Judge: Suspect in California school killings fit for trial

A California judge has decided that a defendant is mentally competent to stand trial for killing seven former classmates at a small Christian college in 2012

One UK Political Party Is Changing Its Stance On…

The leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party says he wants to make a burqa and Sharia law ban part of his party's platform.

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Social media timeout as French election reaches…

The final hours of many electoral campaigns are frantic affairs, dominated by last-minute pitches, late-breaking polls and massive social media campaigns aimed at drumming up turnout

California moves - slowly - toward resuming…

California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits

Wisconsin tribes clash in casino expansion fight

Two American Indian tribes are going head-to-head in a fight over casino expansion in northern Wisconsin