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Boston, cradle of liberty, braces for spirited…

Conservative activists and leftist counter-protesters are preparing for a rally on Boston Common that could draw thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to…

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago

Schools in eclipse's path seize on ready-made…

In towns and cities along the path of the solar eclipse, some school districts are seizing the opportunity for ready-made science lessons

First Family to skip Kennedy Center Honors

Want to avoid any 'political distraction'

Case expands against Wasserman Schultz's ex-IT…

Investigative reporter for the Daily Caller shares details

Polish-US writer Janusz Glowacki dies at 78

The wife of renowned Polish-U.S. playwright and screenwriter Janusz Glowacki says he has died at 78

Funeral held for Virginia trooper killed in helicopter crash

Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a Virginia state trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent white nationalist protest in Charlottesville

Samsung Note 8 will try to win back burned Note 7…

The Galaxy Note 8 will be revealed on August 23. CNET section editor Jessica Dolcourt explains what Samsung needs to do to win back trust after the Note 7 saga.

'The body will rot there'

On the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, rescue workers are looking for victims's bodies in the debris of their homes.

The New York Times - How To | Make a Gunpowder…

From The New York Times: From sketch to explosion, a close look at the artist Cai Guo-Qiang's process.By: By JASON SCHMIDT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vKF1IO

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.

Texting And Walking Could Soon Be Illegal In This…

A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

After Charlottesville, students worry about safety on campus

After Charlottesville, students, parents worry about safety on campus; administrators rethink security protocols

Fear, resolve and more security at…

The presence of hundreds of white nationalists and deadly violence last weekend has members of Charlottesville's lone synagogue confronting new levels of anxiety and resolve.

Wall Street ends down

Stocks pared earlier losses Friday after another shake-up in the White House. As Fred Katayama reports, shares of sport apparel makers and sports retailers got slammed.

Tech companies continue efforts to banish…

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

The Latest: Counterprotesters arrive ahead of Boston rally

Demonstrators are arriving at a counterprotest ahead of a conservative rally that's getting underway on Boston Common

2 Philadelphia Eagles Players Offer New Twist On…

Philadelphia Eagle Chris Long put an arm around teammate Malcolm Jenkins during his anthem protest. He's likely the first white player to do so.

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing…

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded

Border agents track drone from sky to drugs on…

A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine from Mexico, an unusually large seizure for what is still a novel technique to bring illegal drugs into the United States

Duke University removes statue of Confederate…

Duke University has removed a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee days after it was vandalized

Helicopter crew had life vests, air bottles…

All five crew members that were aboard a Black Hawk helicopter that crashed over the Pacific had life vests and an air bottle for underwater breathing