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Confederate monuments removed overnight in…

Confederate monuments in Baltimore were quietly removed and hauled away on trucks in darkness early Wednesday, days after a violent white nationalist rally in Virginia that was sparked by plans to take down a similar statue there

Birmingham covers up Confederate monument

Alabama's largest city has used a wooden structure to cover up a Confederate monument in a downtown park

DACA on the brink of elimination on 5th…

Debate continues to rage over Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program as the nation wonders whether Trump will do away with it. Tucker takes on one advocate who wants to see DACA continue #Tucker

Two Days After Charlottesville, Teenager…

It's the second time this summer the memorial has been damaged.

Man recounts pushing fiancee away from car during…

With tires screeching and bodies flying, Marcus Martin shoved his fiancée away at the last second from a car charging through a crowd of peaceful protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia

Vandals scrawl anti-law message on Lincoln…

The National Park Service says someone used red spray paint to scrawl an anti-law message on the Lincoln Memorial in Washington

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Mourners gather to remember woman killed at…

Mourners will gather in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally

Police under pressure to be passive in protest…

Protesters toppled a Confederate statue in Durham, N.C. mostly unchallenged by police. Violent outbreaks in Charlottesville also found police largely taking a less-than-aggressive approach. Are police facing political pressure not to engage? #Tucker

A Think Tank Says A Transgender Ban Could Cost…

Experts say a ban on all current transgender soldiers would cost far more than it would save due to the costs of training and recruiting replacements.

Obama's post-Charlottesville message most-liked…

Twitter says President Barack Obama's tweet in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend has taken the crown as the platform's most-liked post ever

View from the street: Police stood by as…

Witnesses didn't see law enforcement step in to intervene as brawls broke out during a weekend white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

$1 billion tower lifts San Francisco skyline to…

A 61-story skyscraper nearing completion in downtown San Francisco is remaking the city's iconic skyline and has sparked a debate about architecture and the future

Is hate speech free speech, even…

A co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement says hate speech is not protected under the first amendment. Does that mean Confederate statues should be taken down anywhere? A #Tucker debate

President Trump Says He Might Pardon Former…

The president said in an interview with Fox News that he might pardon Joe Arpaio, who was found guilty of criminal contempt.

Lawyer: Afghan who helped US military fears deportation

A lawyer for an Afghan man who helped the U.S. military says he fears deportation

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Violence adds momentum to removal of Confederate…

Deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, accelerates removal of Confederate statues

Doctor says nail punctured Wisconsin man's heart

The doctor who operated on a Wisconsin man who shot himself with a nail gun says the nail punctured the patient's heart.

Tucker: If we erase the past, prepare for the…

Tucker's Thoughts: Slavery in undoubtedly evil. But remember George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and 41 of the 56 people who signed the Declaration of Independence owned slaves. Should we no longer preserve our institutions and just dismiss them as evil?

The Many Symbols Of The Modern White Power…

White power protests feature a panoply of signs and symbols — some of which can be pretty obscure.

Woman fishing in wheelchair falls asleep, drives into river

Authorities say a paralyzed woman fell asleep while fishing in her motorized wheelchair and accidentally drove it into a central New York river

Work to begin on park dedicated to marathon…

The mother of an 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing says she's pleased that work is about to begin on a park named after her son

Los Angeles officers justified in fatal shooting…

A civilian oversight board has found Los Angeles police officers acted within policy in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man that sparked several Black Lives Matter protests

Was Trump right to call out 'Alt-Left' in…

The president doubled-down on both his statements and his response to the deadly Charlottesville riot, insisting he needed to know the facts and that both Neo-Nazis and the Alt-Left were violent. Does he have a point? #Tucker

The Nonscientific Reasons Everyone Is Geeking Out…

Phil Plait, aka the "Bad Astronomer," chatted with Newsy about the upcoming total solar eclipse and why he thinks there's so much hype.

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NYC church to remove 2 plaques honoring Robert E. Lee

Leaders of a New York Episcopal diocese say they'll remove two plaques honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a church property in Brooklyn

US: 'Zero' chance of Colorado River water…

U.S. water managers say there will be no water cutbacks in 2018 for millions of residents and farmers served by the Lake Mead reservoir on the Colorado River, thanks to heavy snows last winter

AP Explains: How the Texas 'bathroom bill' keeps…

A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people is lurching toward defeat for a second time and now has little path forward this year