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National Parks Service ends ban on disposable…

National Parks Service officials say they will discontinue the agency's policy encouraging U.S. national parks to eliminate the sale of disposable plastic water bottles years after first implementing the ban

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Among 10 Things to Know: Confederate monuments removed, Trump's business councils collapse, insurer limits opioid use

If Confederate statues are removed, is…

Tucker takes on activist who believes all Confederate statues should be removed because of their slavery roots #Tucker

Calls For Action Amid Tragedy At Va. Victim…

Hundreds gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia, to memorialize Heather Heyer, who was killed as she protested against a rally for white supremacy.

Stolen car suspect perched on Los Angeles harbor crane

A man who led authorities on a chase in a stolen car is perched on the arm of a loading crane at the Port of Los Angeles

The Latest: Virginia gov changes mind on…

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's changing his mind on the need to remove Confederate statues in the wake of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

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5 missing after Army helicopter goes down, items…

U.S. Coast Guard and military crews searched the ocean off Hawaii on Wednesday for five people aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise

'Alt-right' group's rally shut down for potential…

Lawmakers like Nancy Pelosi have asked the National Park Service to rescind the permit for conservative 'white supremacist' group Patriot Prayer's pro-Trump out of fear of violence. (By the way, they're not white supremacists.) #Tucker

Why Confederate Monuments Exist In The First Place

Confederate monuments were erected to remember the Confederacy, but they were also used to intimidate black Americans in the 20th century.

No house arrest while woman appeals murder plot conviction

A former escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to kill her newlywed husband is heading to prison after a Florida judge denied her request to go free on house arrest as she appeals

Remains found in northwest Missouri identified as…

Authorities say human remains found in April in rural northwest Missouri are those of 17-year-old girl last seen 10 years ago

Catholic school teacher convicted of child rape…

A former Catholic school teacher convicted of child rape has been released from a Pennsylvania prison early amid questions about his accuser's truthfulness

Trump supporters suing for lack of protection at…

Trump supporters claim law enforcement in San Jose, Calif. did not provide them protection at a pro-Trump rally #Tucker

An App Aims To Help People With Disabilities Find…

Dating can be tough for many people, but for adults with disabilities, research shows finding love can be especially difficult.

UN board: 2 experts likely murdered by Congo militia members

A U.N. board of inquiry says two U.N. experts were likely slain in March by militiamen from Congo's violence-torn Kasai region, but it said further investigation and judicial proceedings are needed to determine the identity and motive of the killers

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NY Times' editorial page editor: No apology for…

An editor at The New York Times has been grilled in court by a lawyer for former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, who's suing over an editorial that linked political rhetoric to the Gabby Giffords shooting

Alabama sues Birmingham for covering up…

Alabama's attorney general is suing the City of Birmingham and its mayor for obscuring a historically significant monument in a downtown park

Tucker: Tech companies making us less tolerant…

Tucker's Thoughts: Thanks to Charlottesville, the Wall Street Journal reports that big tech companies are using their power to silence certain political views and stifle white supremacist groups #Tucker

5 US Service Members Missing Near Hawaii After…

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, personnel at Wheeler Army Airfield lost contact with an Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter Tuesday night.

Loss of sea ice leads walruses to early appearance in Alaska

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says hundreds of Pacific walruses have begun coming ashore along Alaska's northwest coast and it's likely because sea ice in the Arctic Ocean already has receded beyond the outer continental shelf

In wake of rally, Richmond's mayor reconsiders…

In the wake of a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, the mayor of Richmond, Virginia, says his city should consider removing or relocating its Confederate statues

Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home…

A neo-Nazi publisher says his website, The Daily Stormer, has "effectively been banned from the internet" after mocking the victim of a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

Several campuses cancel speakers in wake of…

Law professor Jonathan Turley provides insight on 'The Story'

Baltimore's Confederate Monuments Were Torn Down…

The Baltimore City Council voted unanimously this week to remove the statues after the events in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Driver of Texas trailer indicted for 10 passengers' deaths

A federal grand jury has indicted the driver of a tractor-trailer crammed with people crossing into the United States in an alleged human smuggling operation that led to 10 people's deaths

Authorities: MS-13 members killed man in bid to…

New York police say MS-13 members lured a Long Island man into a car with the promise of marijuana and sex and took him to a nature preserve where they fatally attacked him with large knives and machetes

Deputy charged with leaking airport shooting…

A Florida sheriff's deputy has been charged with copying a videotape of a mass shooting at Fort Lauderdale's airport and leaking it to the website TMZ