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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

UK leader meeting top EU officials for Brexit…

British Prime Minister Theresa May is taking time out from her election campaign to meet the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator and head of the bloc's executive

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

Kathie Lee and Hoda toast National Pretzel Day…

Wednesday is National Pretzel Day, and in honor of the occasion, pretzel shop chain Auntie Anne’s came up with perfect wine pairings for their different varieties of pretzels. Kathie Lee and Hoda like their sweet almond pretzel with pinot noir!

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

Pope Francis Talks About Power and Humility at…

Pope Francis made a surprise appearance at the TED 2017 conference Tuesday as he spoke about power, interaction and the future

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.

Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

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Your Dog Can 'Catch' Your Emotions

Dogs can match their owners' emotions in what's known as "emotional contagion," according to new research. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Hungary premier dismisses university fear as EU…

Hungary's prime minister is dismissing concerns about a new higher education law after the EU launched legal action amid fears it is aimed at shutting down a George Soros-backed university

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.

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