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Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US…

Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row are arguing that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections

Investigators sift through wreckage after fire…

Fire marshals sifted through charred wreckage and worked through the night to try to determine what sparked a fast-moving New York City house fire

Judge: No competency hearing for killer who…

A judge has rejected a request for an emergency competency hearing for a survivalist who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers and now refuses to communicate with his lawyers

New Orleans Confederate memorial removed in dead…

Removal of four Confederate monuments begins in New Orleans under cloak of darkness

Woman drowns trying to rescue her dogs

Tragic twist of fate in Utah

International court unseals warrant against Libyan suspect

The International Criminal Court has unsealed an arrest warrant issued four years ago for the former head of Libya's Internal Security Agency for torture and other crimes committed during the violent crackdown on anti-government protesters in 2011

Wolf pup born in Missouri offers hope for…

A Mexican wolf born this month at a wildlife center in suburban St. Louis is offering new hope for repopulating the endangered species through artificial insemination using sperm that had been frozen

Kempe: Syria strategy will make US 'look more…

Fed Kempe, Atlantic Council CEO and CNBC contributor, weighs in on current geopolitical risks, including Syria and the French election.

Photo series encourages moms to love their…

This photographer takes stunning photos of moms’ post-pregnancy bodies illustrating their strength and beauty.

How Apple threatened Uber, new X-Men movies…

In today's tech news, Apple's CEO reportedly put pressure on Uber's Travis Kalanick to stop him from tagging iPhone users that had deleted the app. Plus, Livestream Mevo cam gets new streaming options and the X-Men universe is expanding beyond the Deadpool sequel.

What's the biggest speeding fine?

Tougher punishments for the most serious speeding offences have come into force in England and Wales.

Barack Obama To Young Leaders: It's Time To 'Take…

Former President Barack Obama said Monday that while there are lots of issues on his radar, the most important thing he believes he can do in his next job is help the next generation of leaders.

Today’s show in 90 Seconds

A quick look at just some of the ground covered this morning on Morning Joe

Matthews: All eyes are on France this weekend

Chris Matthews discusses the upcoming French election and how American politics is playing a role.

Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

Missed MTP? Catch highlights from the show in this week's ComPRESSed.

This Airline Opens Pop-up Restaurant Featuring…

Airlines are not known for their outstanding food, but Air New Zealand thinks their cuisine is supreme. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports on their pop-up restaurant.

Senate set to confirm Sonny Perdue as agriculture…

After months of delay, the Senate is expected to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Man punched repeatedly by Sacramento officer files lawsuit

A lawyer for a Sacramento man who was hurled to the ground and punched repeatedly in the face by a police officer has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and county of Sacramento

Study finds Samsung's S8 phones more prone to…

SquareTrade, a company that sells gadget-repair plans, says the nearly all-glass design of Samsung's new phones makes them "extremely susceptible" to cracking

Man accused of trafficking minors for sex to help make bail

Federal prosecutors have accused a man of conspiring with his wife and mother to traffic three minors for sex in South Carolina to help him make bail

World's First Malaria Vaccine To Be Tested In…

The RTS,S vaccine has done well in clinical trials, but it might be hard to implement in the real world.

Dish unveils $999 system to make live online…

Dish, a company better known for old-school satellite TV, wants to make it easier for people to stream quality video live over YouTube and Facebook

Clarification: Casino Fight-Tribes story

Clarification: Casino Fight-Tribes story

Supreme Court won't hear condemned Alabama inmate…

The U.S. Supreme Court has turned down a long shot request to reconsider the appeal of an Alabama inmate scheduled to be executed by lethal injection next month

AP Exclusive: Amid cuts, new Iowa building gets…

A plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars remodeling the interior of the newest state office building in Des Moines is moving forward despite budget cuts that are hitting an array of state programs and services