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Testimony ends in penalty phase of police ambush…

Testimony has ended in a hearing to determine whether a gunman gets the death penalty or life without parole for ambushing two Pennsylvania troopers at their barracks

Bad beasts, good treats: Feral hog slaughterhouse…

A small Louisiana slaughterhouse has a mission: getting restaurants and home cooks to take a bite out of the state's $74 million-plus in annual damage from feral hogs

Crews back at church to remove beloved…

Crews have returned to a New Jersey church where they are taking down a 600-year-old white oak tree that's believed to be among the oldest in the nation

What is happening with Russia?

Confused about what is happening with Russia? Here are some answers

Ann Coulter may speak in public UC Berkeley square

Police ready for a possible appearance by the conservative commentator

Death of giant rabbit adds to United Airlines woes

United Airlines says a giant rabbit was alive when it arrived on a flight from London to Chicago, but died shortly after

WWII combat cinematographer Norman Hatch dies at 96

A Marine combat cinematographer whose harrowing World War II footage became the basis of an Academy Award-winning documentary short has died

Loop Capital: Wait for a few dips

Kourtney Gibson, Loop Capital president, weighs in on the markets and where she sees opportunities.

Google search fights fake news, Waymo readies…

The most important tech news stories of the day include Google's search fighting fake news results, Waymo's driverless ride program begninning in Phoenix and massive error with Webroot antivirus software.

Is a year's maternity too long for mums?

Former Hillary Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter clarifies why she thinks a year of maternity leave is too long for working mothers.

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

China Launches Its First Home-Built Aircraft…

China launched its first domestically-built aircraft carrier Wednesday, in the northeastern port of Dalian

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.

Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop…

Twitter's frequent presence in the news _ as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump _ has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company

Man who wounded 5 at police shooting protest to be sentenced

A man is facing sentencing in the shooting of five black men who were demonstrating against the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis

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.

Le Pen upstages Macron in battle for blue-collar…

Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen turned an appliance factory into a battleground for France's blue-collar vote, upstaging rival Emmanuel Macron with a surprise campaign stop at the plant threatened with closure

Embattled lawmaker: I will 'stand strong for men's rights'

A New Hampshire lawmaker accused of creating a misogynistic online forum is resisting calls for his resignation and says he will "stand strong for men's rights."

Parts Of Canada Will Soon Experiment With Basic…

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

Twitter reports 1Q loss

Twitter Inc. is reporting a loss of $61.6 million in its first quarter