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The Latest: Hundreds rally at California beaches

Hundreds of people have rallied at Southern California beaches to condemn racism in the wake of the deadly events in Charlottesville, Virginia

Duke University removes damaged Robert E. Lee…

Duke University has removed a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee days after it was vandalized

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless…

A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month, but instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless kids at her school

Rep. Scott Taylor: We need to come together…

Virginia congressman discusses Charlottesville response on 'America's News HQ'

Boston mayor: Thanks for sharing message of love…

Mayor Marty Walsh thanks demonstrators, police and other officials after rival protests are held in the city

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From age 3 to 80, Barcelona victims represent a…

An Italian father, an American groom, and a Portuguese grandmother were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks

2 dead in small plane crash near Oregon eclipse viewing site

Authorities say two people died in a small plane crash near a central Oregon airport where people are gathering to view the solar eclipse

Samsung Note 8 will try to win back burned Note 7…

The Galaxy Note 8 will be revealed on August 23. CNET section editor Jessica Dolcourt explains what Samsung needs to do to win back trust after the Note 7 saga.

Protesters move on conservative Boston rally

Thousands take to the streets of Boston to demonstrate against the "Free Speech" conservative rally.

The New York Times - Studio Visit | Cai Guo-Qiang

From The New York Times: A day with the artist at his Frank Gehry-designed country compound.By: By JASON SCHMIDT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vO7GwC

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.

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Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program

Trump and first lady announce rare move for presidents and decide to skip Kennedy Center Honors to allow the award recipients to celebrate free of the "political distraction" their presence might cause.

Omaha police purge DNA samples from controversial 2004 sweep

Omaha police say DNA collected in 2004 from several black men in a controversial sweep has been destroyed, now that a suspect in a series of rapes has been charged

Wall Street ends down

Stocks pared earlier losses Friday after another shake-up in the White House. As Fred Katayama reports, shares of sport apparel makers and sports retailers got slammed.

MGM to match employee donations to civil rights groups

One of the largest employers in Nevada is launching a donation match program benefiting civil rights organizations in light of the deadly Charlottesville protests

Whale stranded in western Washington state beach freed

Officials say a juvenile gray whale has been freed after being stranded on a remote beach in Washington state

Boston 'Free Speech Rally' Ends Early, Thousands…

The rally was declared "officially over" after just 90 minutes, but the counterprotest continued into the day.

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Tech companies continue efforts to banish…

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

2 troopers wounded in robbery investigation…

Pennsylvania State Police say a state trooper was critically injured when he was shot by a suspect in a robbery investigation before officers returned fire killing the shooter