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Rex Tillerson makes unannounced trip to…

Secretary of state's meets with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani; planned stops include Pakistan and India.

Could Steve Bannon derail President Trump's…

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Wrongful conviction no surprise to Kansas black…

The poor black community of Kansas City, Kansas, is outraged but not surprised by the official wrongdoing that led to the conviction of a man who spent 23 years in prison for a double murder he didn't commit

Tennessee church shooting suspect due in court…

The man accused of fatally shooting one person and wounding six others at a Tennessee church is slated for a court appearance

Police cases over 137-shot barrage unsettled 5…

Nearly five years after two unarmed black suspects died in a 137-shot barrage of Cleveland police gunfire, five officers fired for their roles are set to return to duty this week after an arbitrator reinstated their jobs

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Well-known Moscow journalist stabbed by attacker…

Russia's leading news radio station says its deputy editor-in-chief has been stabbed by an unknown attacker

Judge: Jury must decide if handcuffed man killed himself

A federal judge in Louisiana has ruled a jury must decide whether the shooting death of a handcuffed man in the rear of a patrol car was a suicide, accident or "at the hand of a sheriff's deputy."

See How Trump’s Border Wall Prototypes Are Taki…

NBC News’ Jacob Soboroff takes a look at how President Trump's border wall prototypes are taking shape on the U.S.-Mexico border, just east of Sand Diego, California.

Amazon Echo reviews are in

The biggest stories in tech from this week include reviews of Amazon's new Echo, Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL reviews and the discovery of a major security flaw in the widely popular WPA2 Wi-Fi protocol.

Fighting a deadly banana disease

Scientists in Australia are using genetic engineering to try and save the world's banana industry.

The New York Times - 10 Minutes. 12 Gunfire…

From The New York Times: The shots began at 10:05. Twelve bursts of gunfire later, police broke down Stephen Paddock’s door at the Mandalay Bay. Using forensic analysis, The Times mapped 30 videos that show a vivid picture of what happened that night.By: By MALACHY BROWNE, DREW JORDAN, NICOLE FINEMAN and CHRIS CIRILLO. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2gVtaj6

China Creates 'Database of Voices' to Boost…

The Chinese government has collected tens of thousands of "voice pattern" samples from targeted citizens and is inputting them into a national voice biometric database

Conservatives and Bannon seek revenge in Miss…

Jeremy Peters reports on Chris McDaniel, who is expected to run again for Senate after a loss in 2014, and the influence Steve Bannon has on mounting insurgent campaigns against establishment GOP.

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Matthews: 50 years ago, the march on the Pentagon

Chris was there for the march with a crowd of over 70,000 protesting the war in Vietnam.

Graham: Terrorism Fight in Africa Will Go on for…

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) speak with Chuck Todd on Meet the Press. Thomas Friedman, Helene Cooper, Robert Costa and Danielle Pletka join the panel. Female Senators tell their personal stories of harassment in the work place.

This is Why We Like Being Scared

As weird as it sounds, being frightened makes some people feel better. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Soldier's widow angry Trump didn't know her…

The widow of a fallen soldier is criticizing President Donald Trump over his condolence call last week

Police: 2 children wounded in weekend shooting in Louisiana

Police say a shooting in Louisiana has injured two children

Amazon says it received 238 proposals for 2nd…

Amazon says it received 238 proposals from cities and regions hoping to be the home of the company's second headquarters

Former NY Assembly ethics official: Job was 'waste of money'

Former Colorado public ethics official hired by the New York state Assembly in the wake of a speaker scandal says Albany job was 'a waste of money'

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe Vows 'Countermeasures…

According to the BBC, Abe promised during a press conference that his coalition would "dramatically show countermeasures" against Pyongyang.

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World mayors pledge emissions-free cities by 2030

The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030

Army widow says Wilson's account of Trump call is…

Myeshia Johnson, widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, breaks her silence on President Trump's condolence call.