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Trump’s UN speech: Three takeaways

President Donald Trump delivered his first address to the UN General Assembly. He had some harsh words towards Iran and North Korea, watch the video to see what he said

Should US confront or engage China over North…

Insight from Kevin Peraino, author of 'A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman and the Birth of Modern China, 1949'

Police give room to St. Louis protests until…

Police give wide berth to St. Louis protesters, at least until trouble starts

The Latest: First death attributed to Maria on…

Officials say one person has died on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe after being hit by a falling tree

3 people charged with inciting riot after Georgia…

Three people were arrested during protest after a vigil for a Georgia Tech student fatally shot by campus police last weekend

The Latest: Seismologist: Mexico's 7.1 quake not…

The 7.1 earthquake was too far from the larger quake 11 days ago to be an aftershock and appears to be a separate and unrelated event

Permits invalidated for big Washington state methanol plant

U.S. environmental groups opposed to the Pacific Northwest becoming an international fossil fuels gateway scored a major victory when a Washington state board invalidated two permits for a $2 billion project to manufacture methanol from natural gas

Senate Cancels Meeting With Trump Attorney

Michael Cohen says he didn't ask for today's meeting to be canceled and he looks forward to eventually giving Senators all the information they seek.

CCleaner hacked, Slack's new valuation

The biggest stories in tech include the CCleaner hack, Google's audio payment app in India and Slack's latest valuation after another round of investments.

Why are there so many hurricanes?

After Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Maria, David Shukman explains why there have been so many.

The New York Times - How North Korea Evades…

From The New York Times: The United Nations has tried to limit North Korea’s resources — and cripple its nuclear program — by imposing limits on trade. Here’s how the country skirts those sanctions.By: By DREW JORDAN and DAVID BOTTI. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2jFEbsL

Hospital Employee Allegedly Calls Newborns ‘Mini…

In a recent Snapchat post a nurse allegedly said “How I currently feel about these mini Satans.” Now the hospital says she and other employees have been removed.

Is America still regarded as a moral beacon?

Rick Stengel, Rev. Al Sharpton and Mike Allen join Morning Joe to discuss the president's address to the UN General Assembly and if America is still a moral beacon.

Matthews: Trump has lowered the bar for decency

"In these crazy time," John Lithgow said, "Churchill’s life, even as an old man, reminds us what courage and leadership in government really looks like."

Trump Finds Deal-Making 'Mojo' Ahead of U.N.

Post Game: Jordan Frasier speaks with Katy Tur and Ali Vitali about the president's renewed deal-making in the week before the U.N. General Assembly.

Even Your Pet Can Get in on the Pumpkin Craze

Pumpkin is surprisingly good for your pets, so even they can get in on the food of the fall. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

The Latest: Iran slams Trump's 'mean' UN remarks

Iran has lashed out at President Donald Trump's "mean and pointless" remarks about it in his address to the United Nations

The Latest: Official: Hitler speech found at…

A law enforcement official says a copy of an Adolf Hitler speech was found at the home of white man accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family

Violence breaks out at protest over Georgia Tech…

Police and protesters clash at a demonstration against the shooting of 21-year of Georgia Institute of Technology student Scout Schultz.

Health benefit offers from small businesses keep…

Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers as slow, steady cost hikes have made it too expensive for many to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide

Live Instagram video leads police to suspect in…

Authorities say an 18-year-old who was named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives and is suspected of a slaying was caught in Los Angeles after posting a live video on social media

Trump Speaks Frankly About Iran Nuclear Deal At UN

President Donald Trump said, "We cannot abide by an agreement if it provides cover for the eventual construction of a nuclear program."

Kohl's to start accepting Amazon returns at some…

Kohl's says it will start accepting Amazon returns at some of its stores in Chicago and Los Angeles beginning next month