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'Black power' removed from ex-Philadelphia…

Workers have removed the words "black power" that were spray painted across the statue of a former Philadelphia mayor and police commissioner

Maryland removes Dred Scott ruling author's statue

A statue of the U.S. Supreme Court justice who wrote the Dred Scott decision that upheld slavery and denied citizenship to African Americans has been removed from the grounds of the Maryland State House

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Manhunt continues for driver in Barcelona attack; What's growing alongside North Korea's nuclear program

What fuels a terrorist to strike and kill…

Former radical jihadist provides insight in the aftermath of the Barcelona attack

NYPD on high alert in wake of Barcelona terror…

Heavily armed officers patrolling Times Square

Chinese traders furious after crackdown on N. Korean imports

Furious Chinese businesspeople say Beijing's decision to enforce U.N. sanctions on North Korean seafood imports would hobble the economy of an entire northeastern city, sparking a rare public protest after the surprise move choked off the trade

Mother of slain protester says she won't talk to Trump

The mother of a woman who was killed while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, says she won't talk to President Donald Trump because of comments he made after her daughter's death

How the crazy $10-a-month MoviePass deal works

MoviePass lets you watch one movie per day at the theater for $10 a month. But what's the catch?

Bottling the sea's 'healing qualities'

To satisfy a growing demand, a company in South Africa is extracting, bottling and selling sea water.

The New York Times - Trump Dumps Another…

From The New York Times: When President Trump refused to unequivocally denounce white supremacists on Tuesday, he stepped away from what U.S. presidents have seen as crucial to their job: setting a moral course for the nation.By: By MARK LANDLER and AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2v31HAb

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.

Scientists Just Named A New Fly After One Of…

One of Britain’s national treasures just got the honor of getting a fly named after him. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Trump defends Confederate statues, berates his…

Under fire over competence and moral leadership, Trump defends Confederate statues and attacks his critics

Tropical Storm Harvey bringing rain to Windward Islands

Tropical Storm Harvey is bringing rain to the Windward Islands as it approaches the eastern Caribbean

UK skills shortage stalls growth

An acute skills shortage in the UK has forced one company to take matters into its own hands. And as Laura Frykberg reports, Brexit is likely to exacerbate the problem.

China to limit overseas investments in real estate, sports

China is moving to curb domestic companies' investments abroad in property, sports, entertainment and other fields, after a series of high-profile, multibillion-dollar acquisitions

North Carolina police shoot, injure stabbing suspect

Authorities say a North Carolina police officer shot and wounded a suspect fleeing the scene of a double stabbing

Bannon May Not Have Meant To Contradict Trump…

The White House strategist said North Korea, Charlottesville and identity politics are just distractions to him.

Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion for Foxconn

With bipartisan support the Wisconsin Assembly has approved a $3 billion tax break for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a massive display panel factory in the state

Homeless California war veteran gets place to…

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