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Richard Spencer triggers protests at University…

Heavy police presence on campus for white nationalist's speech amid concerns of violence; Phil Keating reports from Gainesville.

Who is Richard Spencer?

Infamous white supremacist Richard Spencer has gained notoriety in the past few years, but who is he?

GOP leaders decry North Carolina governor's LGBT…

North Carolina's Republican legislative leaders say a court should reject a deal by the Democratic governor to end protracted litigation over LGBT rights

Experts: Hard for jurors to convict when cops are…

Legal experts say the conviction of a white ex-Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot his daughter's unarmed black boyfriend shows the difficulty prosecutors have in convincing jurors to put someone who carries a badge and a gun behind bars.

Man arrested in shooting that killed 3 in downtown Lawrence

Authorities have arrested a man suspected in the deadly shootings of three people earlier this month in a popular downtown area of a Kansas college town

Venezuela opposition shows evidence of tampered…

Venezuela's opposition is presenting the first hard evidence of a possible tampered ballot count in Sunday's contested gubernatorial elections

The Latest: Supreme Court lets Alabama execution proceed

Supreme Court lets Alabama execution proceed despite challenge of lethal injection protocol

Gen. Kelly Describes His Own Call About Son’s…

When President Trump asked for advice regarding condolence calls, Chief of Staff General John Kelly says he relayed to Trump his own experience of being informed about his son’s 2010 death in Afghanistan.

Make your own Magic Erasers on the cheap

Magic Erasers are great for scrubbing off the worst muck, but you can make your own at home for a fraction of the price. Here's how. For more information on how this works, go to http://cnet.co/2zBt5c7

At the scene of the Mogadishu truck bombing

The BBC's Alastair Leithead sees what is left at the spot where a truck bomb exploded, killing hundreds.

The New York Times - Harvey Weinstein…

From The New York Times: As Hollywood open up about the alleged sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein, Melena Ryzik, Times culture reporter, finds that the industry has been making references about him in TV shows and awards programs for years.By: By NATALIA V. OSIPOVA, MELENA RYZIK and SARAH KERR. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2zlTg5I

Richard Branson: A Con Artist Scammed My Friend…

Richard Branson: A Con Artist Scammed My Friend Out of $2 Million by Pretending to Be Me

A discussion about Russia, Sessions and…

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Amb. Michael McFaul discuss John Brennan's recent remarks about Russia, Mueller's investigation into 2016, AG Sessions' hearing and his remarks about reporters.

Matthews: Trump lacks a moral compass

Chris says we have a leader who appears to lack a moral compass. Trump speaks of destroying all of North Korea and he tries to undercut the nuclear weapons deal we have with Iran.

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

Would You Pay $80,000 For a Week in This Hotel?

White Desert Antarctica is one of the most expensive hotels in the world. Tony Spitz has the details.

CIA boss says IS can attack US even after losing Raqqa

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says Islamic State militants are capable of orchestrating and carrying out an attack against the United States, possibly downing an airplane, despite being evicted from their self-declared Syrian capital

Former Menendez staffers push counter-narrative at trial

Former staffers for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez are telling a different story about an alleged bribery scheme than prosecutors have presented

Wall Street ends flat

A rally in utilites and healthcare stocks helped the Dow and S&P 500 come back to close flat Thursday on the 30th anniversary of the Black Monday crash. Fred Katayama reports.

Technology companies lead US stocks lower; oil…

Technology companies are pulling U.S. stocks slightly lower in late-afternoon trading, placing the market on course to snap a four-day winning streak

U.S. Supreme Court says Alabama can execute inmate in 1997 slaying of Alabama police officer

U.S. Supreme Court says Alabama can execute inmate in 1997 slaying of Alabama police officer

Could VR Field Trips Replace The Real Thing?

A new editorial in the journal Science argues virtual reality might make a tempting alternative to field trips but schools should resist for now.

US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk

The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic explosion and fire