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Michigan sues Flint after council refuses to OK…

The state of Michigan sued Flint Wednesday, alleging that the City Council's delay in approving a broadly backed recommendation to buy water long term from a Detroit-area system is endangering public health

Man destroys new Ten Commandments statue at…

Authorities say a man crashed his vehicle into Arkansas' new Ten Commandments early Wednesday, nearly three years after he was arrested for destroying Oklahoma's monument at its state Capitol

The Latest: Arizona fire grows, more evacuations…

A wildfire in northern Arizona has grown to 32 square miles (83 square kilometers) as more residents prepare to evacuate

Can Trump win support for the illegal immigration…

Marie Harf and Charlie Hurt debate the proposed laws

High temperatures, winds complicate Western…

Thousands forced from their homes as more than a dozen large wildfires rage across several states; Will Carr reports from Los Angeles

Intel report: Kremlin sees US urging regime…

U.S. intelligence report: Kremlin leaders are convinced America is intent on regime change in Russia

The Latest: Plea in mannequin attack avoids murder charges

A man facing eight to 20 years in Nevada state prison after pleading guilty to trying to kill a mannequin that police posed as a sleeping homeless person will avoid charges in three similar downtown Las Vegas attacks

NASA says no alien announcement coming

Despite rumors, a NASA administrator says the agency has no plans to announce anything about extraterrestrial life.

Hong Kong democracy protesters arrested

At a symbolic monument to Hong Kong rejoining China, protesters called for greater democracy.

The New York Times - Anatomy of a Scene | ‘The…

From The New York Times: Sofia Coppola narrates a sequence featuring Colin Farrell and Kirsten Dunst.By: By MEKADO MURPHY. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2tkyRhI

Arkansas Prison Inmate Who Was On The Run For 30…

An Arkansas prison inmate who was on the run for 30 years was arrested while he was visiting his mom.

Put the Republican plan on the table: Durbin

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., discusses the Senate health care bill and why it should be up for debate in the upper chamber, the cost of pharmaceuticals and violence in Chicago.

Matthews: Republicans can't repeal and replace…

If you're repealing, you're not replacing. Isn't this the contradiction? Isn't the failure we're watching here a month's long effort to square a circle?

Panel: Is Healthcare Overhaul About Politics or…

George Will, Helene Cooper, Mark Leibovich and Hallie Jackson join the MTP Panel to discuss the Senate's newly unveiled healthcare draft.

Book Your Next Vacation by Using Emojis

Kayak just upped the travel search game. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

LGBT group at Justice Department honors transgender teen

A transgender teen who sued to be able to use the boys' bathroom has been honored by an organization of LGBT Justice Department employees

2 railroad workers struck, killed on tracks in Washington

Two conductors who got out of their freight train to follow up on an alert that there was a problem with one or more of the train's wheels were struck and killed by a passenger train near Washington's Union Station

The Latest: Maine governor opposes Senate GOP…

Count Maine's Republican Gov. Paul LePage among those opposing the Senate health care bill

Missouri man cleared in 1997 sex case by DNA evidence

A Missouri man who spent nearly two decades in mental hospitals after entering a disputed plea in the 1997 sexual assault of a teenager has been cleared of the crime after retesting of genetic evidence excluded him as a suspect

The Future Of Flu Vaccines Doesn't Involve…

Researchers are testing a painless skin patch that features tiny, dissolvable needles full of the flu vaccine.

Experts encourage more public awareness of…

International elections experts are warning that the United States will get hit again by Russian cyberattacks if the country doesn't pay closer attention and work more closely with European allies who are also victims

Lawsuits over new Utah monument to test president…

Native American tribes and environmental groups preparing a legal battle to stop President Donald Trump from dismantling Utah's new national monument will face a tougher challenge than anticipated

Mississippi man takes Confederate flag fight to…

A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the Confederate-themed state flag to the U.S. Supreme Court