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What is multiple sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis or MS, is a nervous system disease that affects the brain and spinal cord. Reports estimate that 2.3 million people are living with MS worldwide, but what are the symptoms and how is MS treated?

Bowe Bergdahl pleads guilty in desertion case

Army sergeant walked off base in Afghanistan in 2009; national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin reports from the Pentagon.

Ex-deputy pleads guilty in his neighbor's shooting death

A former Ohio deputy sheriff who was acquitted in the March 2015 fatal shooting of an unarmed man after a car chase has pleaded guilty to reckless homicide in a neighbor's fatal shooting

Florida state of emergency declared for white…

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is declaring a state of emergency in advance of a speech white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to give at the University of Florida

The Latest: DA to retry suspect in woman's…

A Mississippi judge has declared a mistrial after jurors said they could not reach a unanimous verdict in the trial of a man charged with burning a woman to death

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Russia: Formal complaint made over gay crackdown…

A Russian man is accusing authorities in Chechnya of brutally beating him as part of a broad crackdown on gay people in the Russian region

Minnesota Somalis mourn, pray for those impacted by bombing

Members of Minnesota's large Somali community are stunned by the bombing in their homeland that killed more than 300 people and left hundreds more injured

'Krack Attack' Wi-Fi security flaw requires you…

A weakness discovered in WPA2 encryption affects almost every Wi-Fi device. Unless the flaw is patched, hackers could potentially spy on everything you do online.

Trump denigrates Obama then backtracks

The president falsely claimed his predecessor had not contacted the families of fallen US soldiers.

The New York Times - Detecting a Kilonova…

From The New York Times: For the first time, astronomers have seen and heard a pair of neutron stars collide in a crucible of cosmic alchemy.By: By DENNIS OVERBYE, JONATHAN CORUM and JASON DRAKEFORD. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2kSFdSH

This Bamboo Treehouse Is the Most Wished-for…

This Bamboo Treehouse Is the Most Wished-for Airbnb in Hawaii

Constituents anxious over health care, says…

Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich., discusses the impact President Trump's executive orders on health care could have on his Michigan constituents. Rep. Kildee also discusses the midterm elections.

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Matthews: Trump is throwing millions under the bus

Chris wonders if Trump know the human effect of anything he talks about.

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

The Shocking Number of Times You'll Embarrass…

Turns out we we live through some pretty cringe-worthy moments on a weekly basis! Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) has the story.

Las Vegans help after tragedy with garden, free…

The day after a gunman opened fire on a country music festival from a high-rise Las Vegas hotel, a local landscaper was at City Hall with an idea for remembering the 58 people who ended up dying in the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history

Netflix sinking deeper into debt to fuel…

Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's biggest video subscription service

Police: Baltimore officer kills robber who wielded shotgun

The Baltimore police commissioner says an officer who fatally shot an armed robber at a convenience store did what he was trained to do

Wi-Fi Flaw Leaves An Ever-Larger Internet Of…

A newly discovered vulnerability in Wi-Fi encryption could open traffic up to eavesdropping.

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Fact-checking fake news on Facebook works - just too slowly

Facebook's efforts to reduce the spread of fake news using outside fact-checkers appears to be having an effect _ though that finding comes with a major caveat.

Judge refuses to toss Sen. Menendez corruption…

Prosecutors accuse Democratic senator from New Jersey of taking bribes, gifts from wealthy donor; David Lee Miller reports from Newark.