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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'

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.”

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.

Isaacson uncovers the genius of Leonardo da Vinci

Author and president of the Aspen Institute, Walter Isaacson, joins Morning Joe to discuss his new book on Leonardo da Vinci.

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.

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

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

Record highs for major US stock indexes; Dow…

A day of modest gains on Wall Street resulted in more milestones for U.S. stocks Wednesday as the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 points for the first time

Receptionist's family sues over fatal Minnesota…

The family of a school receptionist is suing over an explosion that killed her at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis this summer

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.