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Judge weighs removing death penalty for mass…

A California judge is weighing whether a convicted mass killer should be spared the death penalty due to a long-running scandal over authorities' use of jailhouse informants

Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save…

In a pro-Trump county gripped by addiction and despair, the president's supporters now have differing degrees of faith that he can help turn things around as promised

Indianapolis might move Confederate monument from city park

Officials in Indianapolis are considering whether to move from a city park a monument commemorating the deaths of Confederate soldiers at a Civil War prisoner camp in Indiana

Can President Trump help nation heal from…

President defends 'beautiful' Confederate statues amid renewed push for their removal

Charlottesville mayor to issue statement on Lee…

The confederate monument was at the center of last weekend's violence in Virginia; Leland Vittert reports

In Germany, neo-Nazis get to march but threats are verboten

Police in the German capital are bracing for a protest by far-right supporters Saturday, intended to commemorate the death of Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess

Gunman opens fire at Chicago subway station leaving 1 hurt

Police say a gunman standing on a downtown Chicago subway platform opened fire at an arriving train in shooting targeted at a specific person

3 ways to reuse your old tablet

Do you have an old tablet lying around your house? Repurpose it as a remote, a second screen or a digital photo frame.

Bruce 'still had twinkle in eye'

Former BBC Chairman Lord Grade pays tribute to the entertainment TV legend who's died aged 89.

The New York Times - How To | Make a Gunpowder…

From The New York Times: From sketch to explosion, a close look at the artist Cai Guo-Qiang's process.By: By JASON SCHMIDT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vKF1IO

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Texting And Walking Could Soon Be Illegal In This…

A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

The Latest: Democrats urge no hate group…

House Democrats have sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, asking for his department to issue rules making it clear that hate groups don't qualify for tax-exempt status

More than 250 arrested in month-long Houston-area sex sting

Authorities in Houston say a month-long sting operation has resulted in arrests of more than 250 sex buyers and traffickers

A sports rout on Wall Street

Sporting goods retailers can't shake their losing streak

Homeless California war veteran gets place to…

War veteran living on streets in California gets a unique place to finally call home

Some Think Gorsuch Speaking At Trump Hotel Is…

The Supreme Court justice will be the keynote speaker at an event next month at Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing company

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded

The Latest: Marchers in North Carolina protest…

Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators gathered in a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white supremacist march

Triplets born before Joplin tornado head to…

Triplets born prematurely just five days before a deadly tornado slammed Joplin have started school

Federal judge delays sentencing man who plotted…

A judge postponed a sentencing hearing after saying he wants to know more about the state of mind of an Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S.

Justice Department issues guidance for courts on…

Doug McKelway reports

US military aircraft crashes on the rise

Assessing the strain on U.S. military following years of budget cuts; national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin reports from the Pentagon