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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump revisits Charlottesville comments in angry speech in Phoenix; US Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents; ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off University of Virginia football game because of his name

Secret hearings held in ex-Oklahoma City cop's…

The high-profile case of a former Oklahoma police officer convicted of raping women while on duty focused the public's attention on the problem of sexual misconduct on the force, but his appeal concerning DNA evidence is playing out in secret.

Groups make last-minute push to save national…

Conservation groups are airing TV ads and creating parody websites in a last-minute blitz to stop Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke from downsizing or eliminating national monument areas that cover large swaths of land and water in the nation

Kurtz: The Evolution of a President

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump's Afghanistan speech

Kurtz slams ESPN decision to pull Robert Lee

Asian-American announcer ditched from Virginia football game because he has a Confederate general's name

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Police: DNA of headless torso matches Swedish…

Danish police say a DNA test from a headless torso found in the Baltic Sea matches with missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who is believed to have died on a private submarine

Man in standoff at Florida airport sentenced to 10 months

A man who pointed a fake gun at police at a Florida airport, urging officers to kill him, has been sentenced to 10 months in jail

Nintendo's SNES Classic fail

We thought we'd be preordering an SNES Classic. That didn't happen.

The man who wants to sell rhino horns

Rhino breeder John Hume says open trade is the only way to raise funds for the species and stop poaching.

The New York Times - Searching for Wives

From The New York Times: Is a single photograph enough to find your soulmate?By: By ZUKI JUNO TOBGYE. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vm1IQ2

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Rare Baby White Koala Needs Help Finding a Name

A rare baby white koala needs help finding a name. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

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Trump adviser Kushner in Cairo for talks on…

Trump adviser Kushner touches down in Cairo, latest stop on Mideast trip to discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace process

White nationalist says he'll turn himself in

A white nationalist wanted for crimes authorities say were committed on the campus of the University of Virginia a day before a deadly rally says he'll turn himself in to authorities

Wall Street rises on tax reform hopes

The three major indexes posted their best one-day percentage gains in over a week as tech and materials stocks led the rally. Fred Katayama reports.

Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meeting

Global stock markets are little changed as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed the annual gathering of central bankers around the world

Nanny accused of burning, beating kids gets 15 years

A Connecticut nanny accused of burning a 3-year-old's hand and leg on a hot stove, lifting her up by her hair and trapping her inside a toy chest has been sentenced to 15 years in prison

Trump's Feud With McConnell Could Cost Some GOP…

The two men's relationship has deteriorated since Trump criticized McConnell over his failed repeal and replace effort.

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Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on…

Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on Amazon's $13.7 billion takeover bid of the organic grocer

California dad to be sentenced in 5-year-old…

A California man who admitted killing his 5-year-old son amid a contentious custody battle is scheduled to be sentenced