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Obstruction Looms Over Trump McConnell Fight

Aug 23, 2017 |
Barbara McQuade, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about whether Donald Trump's reported pressuring of Mitch McConnell on the Trump Russia investigation constitutes an obstruction of ... Read more

Duo Charged With Killing 2 Victims Whose Bodies Were Found in Tubs of Chemicals

Aug 23, 2017 |
Tiffanie Pierce, 23, and Augustus Standingrock, 26, were arrested last week after bodies were found in plastic tubs in her basement, cops say. ... Read more

Phoenix police use pepper spray on Trump protesters

Aug 23, 2017 |
At the conclusion Tuesday's campaign-style rally by Donald Trump, police used pepper spray to disperse crowds of protesters who had gathered to voice their displeasure with the president. ... Read more

The Latest: Families name 3 of the missing sailors on McCain

Aug 23, 2017 |
SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the collision between the USS John S. McCain guided missile destroyer and an oil tanker east of Singapore (all times local): ... Read more

Treasury secretary's wife apologizes for Instagram sniping

Aug 23, 2017 |
The flap erupted after Mnuchin's wife, Scottish-born actress Louise Linton, posted a photo of herself emerging from the aircraft wearing a white outfit and sunglasses, using the hashtags "#tomford," ... Read more

Some anchors throw shade at eclipse

Aug 23, 2017 |
Monday’s total solar eclipse captivated the nation and dominated news coverage, but not every anchor was as delighted, or even interested, as their audience. ... Read more

Gunman opens fire at Ohio judge, who takes out gun and fires back

Aug 23, 2017 |
The judge was wounded, and the suspect killed, in an 8am shoot out. Jefferson County Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr was heading to work at a courthouse in Steubenville, Ohio, where he had worked for 20 ... Read more

Nikki Haley: I had a 'personal conversation' with Trump about Charlottesville

Aug 23, 2017 |
On CNN Tuesday morning, Haley declared, “There is no room for hate in this country” and said she had shared her views on Charlottesville with the president. ... Read more

Will an outcome of Trump's Phoenix rally be a pardon for Joe Arpaio?

Aug 23, 2017 |
Chasing after undocumented immigrants made Joe Arpaio a household name, but in time, his crusade became a double-edged sword. Public criticism mounted, racial profiling lawsuits poured in, and last ... Read more

Confederate monuments: What to do with them?

Aug 23, 2017 |
Clarissa Harriss hesitated at the spot where the statue of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson used to stand. In 1948, as a little girl, Ms. Harriss had worn a polka-dot dress and carried yellow ... Read more

Why the sole resident of a Nebraska town is staying put – but is in good company

Aug 23, 2017 |
As the mayor, only voter, and sole resident of this incorporated village, Elsie Eiler is pretty used to people asking why she remains here as population: 1. ... Read more

Afghanistan: Why Trump is making longest US war his own

Aug 23, 2017 |
There is no arguing for the notion that the United States is winning the war in Afghanistan, what already years ago became its longest military engagement. Afghanistan has been kept from becoming ... Read more

US Navy crash: 10 sailors missing after destroyer USS John McCain collides with oil tanker off Singapore

Aug 22, 2017 |
Ten sailors are missing after an American warship collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore in the second accident involving US Navy destroyers in little more than two months. The guided-missile ... Read more

Young Mother Crushed to Death Hours After Giving Birth When Hospital Elevator Malfunctions: Reports

Aug 22, 2017 |
Rocio Cortes Nunez, 25, had just given birth to her third child when she was killed in a freak hospital accident. ... Read more

North Korea shipments to Syria chemical arms agency intercepted: U.N. report

Aug 22, 2017 |
Two North Korean shipments to a Syrian government agency responsible for the country's chemical weapons program were intercepted in the past six months, according to a confidential United Nations ... Read more

Trump vows to fight on in Afghanistan, offering few new details

Aug 22, 2017 |
In Monday night's address, President Trump said he would not discuss troop levels in America's longest-running conflict or how long troops would stay. ... Read more

Man who shot judge was stopped earlier for faulty headlight

Aug 22, 2017 |
STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The man who shot a judge outside a courthouse was stopped by a police officer hours earlier for having a defective headlight as he drove downtown in the early morning ... Read more

Safe protests and uncomfortable conversations

Aug 22, 2017 |
Boston avoided violence at its “free speech” rally on Saturday by keeping right-wing organizers and counterdemonstrators strictly separate. Boston saw no repeat of the deadly violence at a similar ... Read more

Ditching coca for other crops, Colombia's farmers ask: Where do we sell?

Aug 22, 2017 |
By the time he made it to the final booth at the open-air community center in this small Amazonian town, Rafael Pardo, Colombia’s high commissioner for post-conflict, human rights, and security, was ... Read more

4 Surprising Facts About the Total Solar Eclipse

Aug 22, 2017 |
Snake-like figures can emerge in the shadows ... Read more