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North Korean escapee urges action against Kim…

Grace Jo, now a U.S. citizen, says the tough talk is the only thing the rogue regime in Pyongyang understands.

Peter Kiernan: Not wise to brag about the stock…

Former Goldman Sachs partner provides insight after the Dow closes above 23,000.

Man convicted in plot to behead blogger over…

A Massachusetts man who authorities say fell under the influence of the Islamic State group has been convicted of plotting to behead a conservative American blogger for organizing a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest

Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic…

Environmental groups say in a lawsuit that the U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities

Execution for 'Tourniquet Killer' in Texas halted…

Judge halts the scheduled execution of a man known as the Houston area's 'Tourniquet Killer'

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Quebec lawmakers pass law obliging citizens to uncover faces

Legislators in Canada's Quebec province have passed a religious neutrality bill that will oblige citizens to uncover their faces while giving and receiving state services, triggering criticism that the law targets Muslim women

Little Rock police arrest suspected 1st shooter at nightclub

Police say they have arrested the man suspected of firing first during a mass shooting at a Little Rock rap concert last summer

Google Pixel 2 impresses, Microsoft rolls out new…

The most important stories in tech include reviews of the new Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL. Meanwhile, Microsoft unveils the Surface Book 2 in 13-inch and 15-inch models.

The changing face of Europe

How Catalonia's bid for independence could change the map of Europe.

The New York Times - How Did Trump Play in Iran…

From The New York Times: When President Trump announced that the United States would not recertify Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal, Iran’s news media reacted.By: By NILO TABRIZY. Watch the original video on Times Video:

5 Adorable Halloween Costumes for Your Dog – fo…

Halloween is around the corner and Amazon has some deals on costumes for your dog.

Joe: In times of hardship, presidential conduct…

In a discussion about President Trump and his handling of Gold Star families, the Morning Joe panel discusses the importance of presidents in times of crisis and why their actions matter.

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Matthews: Progressives need to vote

Chris warns that if progressives don’t vote, the people who care about those statues will turn out.

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.

Ariana Grande Responds to her Tiny Stool Photo…

Ariana Grande became a meme and instead of ignoring it, she laughed with her fans. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Former Menendez staffer contradicts prosecution testimony

A former staffer for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez has given testimony at this bribery trial that differs from the prosecution's version of events

Court grants ex-sheriff bail, citing Alzheimer's…

A federal appeals court says former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca should remain free pending appeal of his corruption conviction

Lawyers: Courts correctly rejected Confederate flag lawsuit

Attorneys for the Mississippi governor say an African-American man who sued the state failed to show he suffered harm because of the Confederate battle emblem on the state flag

Sessions Doesn't Think He Gave False Testimony On…

Sen. Patrick Leahy didn't hold back while questioning Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday.

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House, Senate intel committees receive briefing from Google

Tech giant Google has briefed the House and Senate intelligence committees ahead of two Nov. 1 hearings that will examine Russian efforts to influence U.S. elections through social media

Josh Gerstein on what we learned from Sessions…

Senior reporter for Politico weighs in on the attorney general's appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee.