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Parade organizers support honoring Puerto Rican…

Organizers of New York's Puerto Rican Day parade are standing firm in a decision to honor a nationalist recently released from prison

Pot convictions go up in smoke with California…

Thousands of people convicted of marijuana crimes in California have asked to get their records reduced since the state legalized recreational pot

Mark Zuckerberg says he's not running for public…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics

Dramatic video of sea lion dragging girl off pier…

Experts warn about dangers of feeding wildlife; William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles

Trump aims to reaffirm the bond between US and…

John Roberts has more on the president's trip to Israel

Bird-riding loses luster in South Africa's ostrich capital

Clambering onto an ostrich for a ride used to be popular among tourists in a South African town known as the "ostrich capital of the world."

Mississippi rep: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

A Mississippi lawmaker is saying Louisiana leaders should be "lynched" for removing Confederate monuments

President Trump Makes Historic Visit to Western…

Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall and left a message between the stones of the holy site.

Twitter co-founder apologises for Trump, Arnie is…

In today's tech news, Evan Williams says Twiiter increasing Trump's popularity is "a very bad thing". LeEco CEO Jia Yueting resigns and Arnold Schwarzenegger will return in new Terminator film.

'They just do what they want to do'

The town had one of the lowest voter turnouts in the UK at the last election - but why?

The New York Times - Over 60 and Dancing at W.N.B…

From The New York Times: The Timeless Torches, a dance squad for the W.N.B.A.’s Liberty, lets those over 40 — many in their 60s — shake their booty on center court, breaking the tradition of the typical halftime act.By: By SAMANTHA STARK. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2qHpebm

A Sea Lion Grabbed a Young Girl Off a Dock in…

A young girl was pulled underwater by a sea lion as she sat on a dock near Vancouver in Canada, and an onlooker captured the moment on video

Report: Russia probe reaches the White House

Joe: The impact of this type of investigation can freeze everything and make for a dysfunctional White House filled with infighting.

Trump Watch: A Potential for a Trump Catastrophe

If it becomes clear that Trump and his people became engaged with the Russians during last year's presidential election, the reason will be quickly understood.

Graham: New FBI Director Should Be an FBI Agent

Missed MTP? Catch highlights from our interviews in this week's #ComPRESSed

Justices make it easier for companies to defend patent cases

The Supreme Court is making it easier for companies to defend themselves against patent infringement lawsuits

Convicted killer of 11 women appeals to US Supreme Court

A Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home has appealed his case to the U.S. Supreme Court

'Greatest Show on Earth' stages final act after…

The clowns, animal acts and acrobats of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus held their last performance at an arena in New York on Sunday.

Greece looks for debt help after backing further…

Greece hoping to win rescue money agreement

Report backs sex abuse claims against 13 at prep school

An investigation into sexual misconduct by adults at an elite prep school in New Hampshire found substantiated claims of abuse involving 13 former faculty and staff

Trump's Visit To This Jewish Holy Site Wasn't…

On Monday, Donald Trump became the first U.S. sitting president to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

Chinese online retailer developing one-ton…

China's biggest online retailer, JD.com, says it is developing drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries

The Latest: Bond review planned in student…

A bond review is scheduled for a man charged in the fatal stabbing of a black student visiting the University of Maryland that's being investigated by the FBI as a possible hate crime