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Woman on Texas death row loses appeal

Texas' highest criminal court has refused an appeal from Kimberly Cargill, an East Texas woman on death row for the slaying seven years ago of her developmentally disabled baby sitter

UC Berkeley braces for violence if Ann Coulter…

The University of California, Berkeley says it's preparing for possible violence on campus whether Ann Coulter comes to speak or not

Suspended Alabama chief justice Moore running for…

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice and gay marriage opponent Roy Moore says he is running for U.S. Senate

US launches test missile amid tensions with North…

Experts provide insight about the messages the Trump administration is sending

ESPN lays off about 100 employees, including…

Sports broadcasting network ESPN lays off about 100 staff employees, including longtime hosts and contributors

US ups Korean defenses, top admiral says forces…

Ahead of an extraordinary White House briefing for senators, South Korea starts installing key parts of a contentious U.S. defense system against missiles from North Korea

Chicago Archdiocese to settle priest abuse suits for $4.45M

The Archdiocese of Chicago will pay $4.45 million to settle three lawsuits brought by three men who allege they were sexually abused over a decade ago by a former Roman Catholic priest and convicted sex offender

Big blimp dreams: Sergey Brin's secret airship

The Google co-founder is said to be building a blimp-like aircraft at a NASA hanger.

Why is Trump threatening Canada over milk?

President Trump has slapped tariffs on Canadian lumber - now he's going after their dairy farmers. Why?

The New York Times - How Syria and Russia Spun a…

From The New York Times: A New York Times investigation shows how Syria and its main partner, Russia, have distorted the facts surrounding the chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun.By: By MALACHY BROWNE, NATALIE RENEAU and MARK SCHEFFLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2q4cYz4

Body Camera Footage Captures Police Officer…

Body camera footage was released by the Connecticut Hamden Police Department

Poll: Younger voters are losing faith in…

Millennials’ approval of President Trump and political institutions is at an all-time low, according to a new Harvard survey.

Matthews: I want Trump to genuflect to the fact…

Chris Matthews ponders how President Trump rose to fame and the Presidency.

Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

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Your Dog Can 'Catch' Your Emotions

Dogs can match their owners' emotions in what's known as "emotional contagion," according to new research. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Mnuchin: Trump has 'no intention' of releasing…

The U.S. treasury secretary says President Donald Trump "has no intention" of releasing his taxes returns to the public

The Latest: No charges for officers who shot man 19 times

A prosecutor says he will not charge three police officers in South Carolina in the death of a man who was shot 19 times because he was holding a gun that fired at least one shot as he wrestled with an officer

Trump tax plan will sharply slash corporate tax…

U.S. President Donald Trump is proposing to slash the corporate income tax rate and offer multinational businesses a steep tax break on overseas profits brought into the United States, officials said late on Tuesday.

VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care

Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is opting to leave thousands of positions unfilled

Those caught up in 1992 LA riot reflect on causes…

Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King in what was one of the first violent police-civilian confrontations captured on video

Parts Of Canada Will Soon Experiment With Basic…

Starting this spring, certain citizens in three cities in Ontario will receive a monthly payment.

FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality…

Internet companies are readying for a showdown with a Republican-controlled government over a policy near and dear to their hearts: net neutrality