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Trump puts big game trophy decision on hold

President tweets that the decision is on hold until conservation facts are reviewed.

Eric Shawn reports: New US airstrikes may hit…

Amb. John Bolton on the Iran-Russia-Damascus partnership.

Fireman's kin seek honor for grandfather who died…

The grandchildren of a New York City firefighter found dead in his bunk in 1935 intends to sue if the FDNY does not reverse an 82-year-old decision keeping Thomas O'Brien off the department's memorial wall

Pieces of once-mighty NY bridge get new life in…

Pieces of the once-mighty Tappan Zee Bridge north of New York City will soon find new life spanning streams along sleepy country roads

Looking toward election after Menendez's…

Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez's political fate in next year's crucial midterms after the mistrial in his federal bribery case may hinge on whether prosecutors retry him

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The Latest: Zimbabwe's Mugabe begins exit address…

The Latest: Zimbabwe's Mugabe begins exit address to nation; notes 'a difficult patch'

Woman says she was harassed by New York state employee

A New York woman says in a federal lawsuit that she was sexually harassed by a state employee, and the governor knew and did nothing to stop it, allegations the governor's office denies

This Week in Pioneering

Mach’s “Pioneering” franchise covers the latest in scientific breakthroughs.This week a mysterious void was detected in the Great Pyramid of Giza and a table-top smart garden for your herbs.

Surviving Memphis sanitation workers from 1968…

In the spring of 1968, black sanitation workers in Memphis went on strike demanding higher wages and better working conditions. Nearly 50 years later, two dozen surviving strikers are being awarded sizeable grants by the city’s mayor. NBC’s Harry Smith has this week’s Sunday Closer.

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Some stories you might have blinked and missed this week.

Robert Costa talks about the chances for the…

POST GAME: Robert Costa and Ali Vitali discuss the odds for the GOP's tax bill, and the impact of allegations of sexual assault on the Republican party.

Yes, You Can Die Of A Broken Heart

People who suffer form takotsubo cardiomyopathy, or Broken Heart Syndrome, have the same survival rates as those who have had a heart attack.

Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday _ the day nuclear bombs zero in on America _ but some worry about the potential for deadlocked decision-making in an actual nuclear crisis

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Ohio justice issues another apology over Facebook post

An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate has issued another apology on Facebook after a post Friday outlining his sexual history with women drew widespread condemnation

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL…

Nebraska regulators will decide Monday whether to approve an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline

Some Massachusetts towns going to pot, after all

A growing number of Massachusetts communities are opting to leave their borders open to commercial marijuana businesses

Kenyan Opposition Wants International Help With…

Clashes between opposition supporters and police reportedly left 18 people dead Friday.

New US weather satellite launched from California

An advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar orbit from California

Tampa police believe one person behind four…

Bryan Llenas shares latest details of the Seminole Heights investigation.

Alabama newspaper endorses Democrat in Senate race

The Birmingham News comes out strongly against candidate Roy Moore.

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Authorities seek suspect in fatal shooting of…

Authorities are seeking a suspect in the fatal shooting of a rookie police officer

LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans' 1st woman…

It's a historic election night in New Orleans, where voters have elected the first woman mayor and the first member of the Vietnamese community to serve on the City Council

Russell Simmons, Brett Ratner Face Sexual Assault…

A woman has accused music mogul Russell Simmons of sexually assaulting her in 1991, and she says movie producer Brett Ratner watched the incident happen and didn't try to stop it. In a bombshell Los Angeles Times report, Keri Claussen Khalighi says she met Simmons and Ratner at a casting...