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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.

The Latest: Target of beheading plot praises…

A conservative American blogger who authorities say was the target of an Islamic State-inspired beheading plot is praising the conviction of a Massachusetts man

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

Kansas to consider state compensation for wrongly…

Kansas legislators expect to consider proposals next year to make it easier for people wrongly convicted of major crimes to win compensation from the state

Hungary summons US diplomat over negative comments on media

Hungary's foreign ministry says it has summoned the top United States diplomat in Hungary over comments he made about the country's "negative trends" for press freedom

US wants quick vote on Syria chemical weapons inspectors

The U.S. ambassador to the U.N. says the United States is circulating a resolution that would extend for another year the work of inspectors trying to determine who is behind chemical weapons attacks in Syria

WH: Gen. Kelly 'Disgusted' by Politicization of…

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also pushed back on Rep. Frederica Wilson’s contrasting account of the phone call, labeling her actions “appalling.”

What do parents REALLY do with their kids…

We surveyed 1300 parents and got the dirt on what really happens to those Reese's.

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.

These Are the 5 Youngest Billionaires in America

These Are the 5 Youngest Billionaires in America

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.

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.

Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling…

President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem

The Latest: Execution for 'Tourniquet Killer…

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

US stocks on course for higher close, new records

U.S. stocks are moving modestly higher in late-afternoon trading, on course to deliver new records for each of the major stock indexes

Hotel guard describes getting shot before Las…

A Las Vegas hotel security guard gave his first interview about getting shot in the leg in a hallway before a gunman unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history

Sessions Doesn't Think He Gave False Testimony On…

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

Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis

Ohio has launched an $8 million effort to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis

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.

Autopsy shows victim in 'cold medicine' killing…

Matthew James Phelps, accused of stabbing his wife to death, claims cough syrup is to blame.

Kentucky seeks big pension changes to stem tide…

Kentucky's Republican leaders say they will close the state's troubled pension system for most new employees, offering them a 401(k)-style plan as they seek to stop the bleeding on one of the country's worst funded public retirement plans