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'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over…

An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents

They Set Out to Raise $1,500 for a Separated…

USA Today called it "likely the largest fundraiser ever on Facebook" ... and that was when it had raised $3.6 million. The Facebook campaign set up by Silicon Valley couple Charlotte and Dave Willner—"Reunite an immigrant parent with their child"—has as of this writing pulled in $3.95...

Retrial set to begin for ex-New York Senate…

A retrial is set to begin for ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges

France's Macron admonishes teenager; video goes…

A video of French President Emmanuel Macron strongly admonishing a teenager who called him by a nickname is going viral on social media

Child scales 'un-climbable' pool ladder in video

Massachusetts family captures viral video of their toddler climbing what is supposed to be a gate stopping children from getting into a pool as a warning to other parents

Will Norway's electric transport take off?

An battery-powered plane is Norway's latest part of the country’s plan to combat climate change.

Senator Ted Cruz Promises a Bill to Deal With the…

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz says he is introducing emergency legislation intended to keep migrant families together.

I Object! IBM Creates AI That Can Debate Humans

IBM's Project Debater can have meaningful conversations with humans. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Army splits with West Point grad who touted…

A West Point cadet who tweeted pictures of himself at graduation with the message 'communism will win' is out of the Army with an other-than-honorable discharge

Democratic attorneys general urge end to border separations

Democratic attorneys general are demanding that the Trump administration end a "zero tolerance" policy that has resulted in children being separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border

BJ's Wholesale values itself at up to $2.2 bln

BJ's Wholesale expects to price its initial public offering between $15 and $17 a share, valuing the warehouse club operator at up to $2.2 billion. Fred Katayama reports.

Markets Right Now: US stocks to open lower on…

Stocks are set for a sharply lower open as tensions over trade between the U.S. and China seem closer to a boil

Police: Chicago-area man fatally shot wife, daughter

Police have determined that a man fatally shot his wife and 7-year-old daughter then turned the gun on himself in their west suburban Chicago home

Senate Passes Defense Policy Bill With ZTE…

The two chambers of Congress have to get together to approve a bill before sending it to President Donald Trump's desk.

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord Tuesday, calling the move "very regrettable."

Veteran journalist named top editor of Los…

The Los Angeles Times says veteran journalist Norman Pearlstine has been named its new executive editor

Death, washed-out roads amid flooding in Upper…

Flash flooding in the Upper Midwest is being blamed for at least one death and widespread damage

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in…

Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state

Germany: Syrian teen admits assault on man…

19-year-old from Syrian confesses to assault on a man wearing a skullcap in the German capital