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10 Things to Know for Thursday

Among 10 Things to Know: Confederate monuments removed, Trump's business councils collapse, insurer limits opioid use

The Latest: Virginia gov changes mind on…

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's changing his mind on the need to remove Confederate statues in the wake of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

5 missing after Army helicopter goes down, items…

U.S. Coast Guard and military crews searched the ocean off Hawaii on Wednesday for five people aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise

If Confederate statues are removed, is…

Tucker takes on activist who believes all Confederate statues should be removed because of their slavery roots #Tucker

'Alt-right' group's rally shut down for potential…

Lawmakers like Nancy Pelosi have asked the National Park Service to rescind the permit for conservative 'white supremacist' group Patriot Prayer's pro-Trump out of fear of violence. (By the way, they're not white supremacists.) #Tucker

China's Xi looks to party congress to cement…

As they do each summer, China's leaders have headed to the beach for bit of relaxation and informal meetings on matters both trivial and weighty

No house arrest while woman appeals murder plot conviction

A former escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to kill her newlywed husband is heading to prison after a Florida judge denied her request to go free on house arrest as she appeals

See the future of Firefox now

Mozilla is working on a major overhaul of its web browser. It's official release is still months away, but you can take Firefox 57 for a spin today.

The Guam hunter who is ready for war

A self-styled 'island warrior' in Guam has a plan in the event of a North Korean attack on his home.

The New York Times - Trump Dumps Another…

From The New York Times: When President Trump refused to unequivocally denounce white supremacists on Tuesday, he stepped away from what U.S. presidents have seen as crucial to their job: setting a moral course for the nation.By: By MARK LANDLER and AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2v31HAb

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Could Aliens Destroy Earth By Using Maps Sent To…

One of the scientists who helped design maps to show Earth’s location 40 years ago, is saying they could be dangerous for humankind. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulvedatv) has more.

Trump signs bill expanding college assistance for…

President Donald Trump has authorized the largest expansion of college assistance for military veterans in a decade, removing a 15-year time limit on using the benefits.

Remains found in northwest Missouri identified as…

Authorities say human remains found in April in rural northwest Missouri are those of 17-year-old girl last seen 10 years ago

Wall Street's gains pared by Trump move

Stocks closed flat after U.S. President Donald Trump said he's disbanding two advisory councils. Fred Katayama reports.

The Latest: Trump disbands business panel as…

President Donald Trump has abruptly disbanded two of his White House business councils in the latest fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

UN board: 2 experts likely murdered by Congo militia members

A U.N. board of inquiry says two U.N. experts were likely slain in March by militiamen from Congo's violence-torn Kasai region, but it said further investigation and judicial proceedings are needed to determine the identity and motive of the killers

Trump Is At The Center Of The Latest GOP Divide

President Donald Trump's tussles with some in the GOP have almost completely stalled the agenda.

Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home…

A neo-Nazi publisher says his website, The Daily Stormer, has "effectively been banned from the internet" after mocking the victim of a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

National Parks Service ends ban on disposable…

National Parks Service officials say they will discontinue the agency's policy encouraging U.S. national parks to eliminate the sale of disposable plastic water bottles years after first implementing the ban

Catholic school teacher convicted of child rape…

A former Catholic school teacher convicted of child rape has been released from a Pennsylvania prison early amid questions about his accuser's truthfulness

NY Times' editorial page editor: No apology for…

An editor at The New York Times has been grilled in court by a lawyer for former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, who's suing over an editorial that linked political rhetoric to the Gabby Giffords shooting