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Q&A: Controversy lingers after $1.7B cleanup of…

Dredging crews left the Hudson River two years ago, but criticism of the $1.7 billion cleanup is bubbling up again

Man accused in missing son's slaying denies…

A California father told a judge he wasn't hiding from authorities when he was arrested in Las Vegas, and will not fight his transfer in custody to Los Angeles to face a murder charge in the disappearance of his 5-year-old son

Lawyers prepare to defend travelers to US at…

When the Trump administration's travel ban takes partial effect later this week, immigrant-rights lawyers plan to head to the nation's major airports to make sure eligible foreigners are able to get into the country

Schumer: The Republican bill is rotten at the core

Senate Minority Leader addresses the delay in the healthcare vote

Senators speak out about the healthcare vote delay

The vote on the bill has been delayed until after the July 4th recess

New cyberattack causes mass disruption globally

Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard

3 Chicago police officers indicted in Laquan…

Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer

Google hit with massive $2.7B fine by the EU

The search giant was found to breach antitrust rules by favoring its own shopping service in search results.

Fatberg hunters: Turning fat from the sewer into…

How one company is turning sewer fat into biodiesel

The New York Times - Rebuilding in Miniature

From The New York Times: An Iraqi refugee bides his time in immigration limbo by creating obsessively detailed dioramas.By: By VEENA RAO. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2ueOR1W

Stephen Colbert Tweets at Donald Trump and Mulls…

While in Russia, Stephen Colbert sent a tweet to President Donald Trump and announced he was considering a White House run

WH may be prepping an Assad strike, says senator

Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., discusses a new White House warning against Syria, why he thinks the WH may be gearing up for an attack on Assad and his discomfort with 'foreign policy by tweet.'

The Majority of Millennials Would Rather Use…

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Hillary Clinton tells librarians they protect…

Hillary Clinton received a standing ovation when she said librarians are on the front line of "the fight to defend truth and reason, evidence and facts."

The Latest: Chicago police cite reforms after 3 indicted

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says his department is fully cooperating with prosecutors as the investigation in the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald continues

ECB's Draghi opens door to monetary policy tweak

Germany's short-dated bond yields hit seven-month highs and the euro jumped to a nine-day peak on Tuesday, after ECB chief Mario Draghi opened the door to tweaks in the bank's ultra-easy monetary policy as the economy recovers. As Kate King reports, Draghi says deflationary pressures have been replaced by reflationary ones.

US commerce secretary backs free trade deal with…

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is saying that the United States and the European Union should have a free trade agreement

Pennsylvania to set policy limiting release of police video

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he'll sign a bill giving police departments discretion to refuse public requests for copies of audio or video recordings by officers, including from body cameras and dashboard cameras

Hollywood Wants To Take A Close Look At The…

Movie theaters in China have underreported ticket sales before, and studios are concerned it might still be happening.

Mossad launches fund to invest in firms developing spy tech

Israel's Mossad is launching an investment fund for start-ups developing "groundbreaking" technologies that could be used by the spy agency

Mentally impaired Texas inmate's sentence reduced…

Judge reduces mentally impaired Texas death row inmate's sentence to life in prison for 1991 abduction and killing of Houston bank teller

Utah wildfire grows as firefighters battle…

The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Crews in California, meanwhile, are dealing with two new fires.

Ten Commandments monument installed at Arkansas…

Workers install Ten Commandments monument outside Arkansas Capitol, two years after lawmakers approved measure permitting the statue on state grounds