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Michigan sues Flint after council refuses to OK…

The state of Michigan sued Flint Wednesday, alleging that the City Council's delay in approving a broadly backed recommendation to buy water long term from a Detroit-area system is endangering public health

Man destroys new Ten Commandments statue at…

Authorities say a man crashed his vehicle into Arkansas' new Ten Commandments early Wednesday, nearly three years after he was arrested for destroying Oklahoma's monument at its state Capitol

The Latest: Arizona fire grows, more evacuations…

A wildfire in northern Arizona has grown to 32 square miles (83 square kilometers) as more residents prepare to evacuate

Can Trump win support for the illegal immigration…

Marie Harf and Charlie Hurt debate the proposed laws

High temperatures, winds complicate Western…

Thousands forced from their homes as more than a dozen large wildfires rage across several states; Will Carr reports from Los Angeles

Pope gives prestigious red hats to 5 new cardinals

Pope Francis has given the Catholic church five new cardinals, including one each from Africa, Asia and Central America.

Surgeon charged with child rape gets $6.45 million bail

A judge has set bail at $6.45 million for a Northern California brain surgeon charged with sexually abusing children

This U.S. Rep says you should help members of…

The cost of housing has gotten so expensive that Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) thinks that a monthly subsidy of $2,500 would help ease the burden — for members of Congress.

Congressman: Healthcare might not be in Trump's…

Representative Charlie Dent, R-PA, speaks about Republicans attempts to pass Healthcare legislation and he believes that the work should be from the center out.

NASA says no alien announcement coming

Despite rumors, a NASA administrator says the agency has no plans to announce anything about extraterrestrial life.

Hong Kong democracy protesters arrested

At a symbolic monument to Hong Kong rejoining China, protesters called for greater democracy.

The New York Times - Anatomy of a Scene | ‘The…

From The New York Times: Sofia Coppola narrates a sequence featuring Colin Farrell and Kirsten Dunst.By: By MEKADO MURPHY. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2tkyRhI

Arkansas Prison Inmate Who Was On The Run For 30…

An Arkansas prison inmate who was on the run for 30 years was arrested while he was visiting his mom.

Put the Republican plan on the table: Durbin

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., discusses the Senate health care bill and why it should be up for debate in the upper chamber, the cost of pharmaceuticals and violence in Chicago.

Matthews: Republicans can't repeal and replace…

If you're repealing, you're not replacing. Isn't this the contradiction? Isn't the failure we're watching here a month's long effort to square a circle?

Panel: Is Healthcare Overhaul About Politics or…

George Will, Helene Cooper, Mark Leibovich and Hallie Jackson join the MTP Panel to discuss the Senate's newly unveiled healthcare draft.

Book Your Next Vacation by Using Emojis

Kayak just upped the travel search game. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Dems want Pentagon to give breakdown of Trump's…

Two House Democrats want to compel the Air Force to detail how much has been spent on trips President Donald Trump has made to his Florida estate and other properties that he and his family own

Cop accused of helping gang is arrested after skipping town

A New Jersey police officer who skipped out on his trial on charges that he helped gang members in investigations has been arrested in North Carolina

Markets in swirl over Draghi, Carney comments

The euro dipped and government bond yields across the single-currency bloc gave up earlier rises on Wednesday after euro zone central bank sources told Reuters the market had overinterpreted comments from ECB chief Mario Draghi. And as David Pollard reports, sterling spiked on new signs of hawkishness from Bank of England governor, Mark Carney.

Police make arrest in vandalism at Boston Holocaust memorial

An act of vandalism at the New England Holocaust Memorial in Boston has been met with sharp condemnation from elected officials and religious groups

The Future Of Flu Vaccines Doesn't Involve…

Researchers are testing a painless skin patch that features tiny, dissolvable needles full of the flu vaccine.

Trump attacks Washington Post, Amazon over 'internet taxes'

President Donald Trump attacked The Washington Post and Amazon on Twitter Wednesday, arguing that the online retailer was not paying "internet taxes."

Lawsuits over new Utah monument to test president…

Native American tribes and environmental groups preparing a legal battle to stop President Donald Trump from dismantling Utah's new national monument will face a tougher challenge than anticipated