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President Trump: The world has a drug problem

The president teases a major announcement on the opioid crisis.

Calls for White House to unify rhetoric against…

Sen. Reed says South Koreans are 'confused' by mixed messages from Trump administration; reaction from Adm. Robert Natter, former commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet.

Fire crews protect observatory on Southern…

A dozen aircraft dropped water and fire retardant as crews worked in steep terrain to battle a blaze near an historic observatory and communications towers on Mount Wilson northeast of Los Angeles

The Latest: Deputy says Nebraska man 'pretty…

An investigator says a Nebraska man accused of helping his Florida girlfriend kill herself was "pretty convincing" that he believed she had late-stage cancer

NTSB: Balloon crash pilot was as impaired as a…

Federal investigators say the pilot in a Texas hot air balloon crash that killed 16 people took off with opioids and sedatives in his system that likely contributed to ignored weather warnings and flying into a power line

Moldova president may be suspended for not naming minister

Moldova's Constitutional Court rules that the country's president can be temporarily suspended from his duties after he refused to swear in the defense minister

Jury to deliberate in case of Liberian accused of war crimes

Jurors are set to begin deliberations in the trial of a Liberian man accused of committing war crimes and then lying about his past to enter the U.S.

Pixel 2 camera boss explains the phone's new HDR…

Read the Pixel 2 CNET Editors Take - http://cnet.co/2g6nYs0 Camera team leader Tim Knight explains how new HDR+ photo technology and image stabilization lift the new Google phone over last year's model.

How do you solve a problem like debt? Your…

Is debt getting on top of you? Not sure how to pay off your credit card? We asked debt expert Bev Budsworth, managing director of The Debt Advisor, your questions about debt.

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

3 Strange Treatments Doctors Used to Think Were…

The quest for a health is a natural human response to illness, but medical history provides plenty of reason to think twice before you try that miracle cure

Lawmaker slams 'bigoted' response to Puerto Rico

NYC City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito discusses relief efforts in Puerto Rico after Maria and why she says they are insufficient, Trump's response and an upcoming rally in DC.

Matthews: Trump never takes responsibility

Today in the Rose Garden, the president blamed all the failures on the Republican leader, Mitch McConnell, none of it on himself. He accused the major press of putting out "fake news."

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.

Ariana Grande Responds to her Tiny Stool Photo…

Ariana Grande became a meme and instead of ignoring it, she laughed with her fans. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

The Latest: Trump praises Greece as PM visits…

President Donald Trump says Greece has "gone through a lot" but "is doing a terrific job of coming back" _ an apparent reference to the country's ability to weather its economic troubles

Woman charged with drowning infant son, another child

Police in Delaware's largest city have charged a woman with drowning her infant son and the baby's 5-year-old half brother

Appeals court tosses hedge fund owner's claims against FBI

A federal appeals court in New York City has rejected a hedge fund owner's claims that the FBI unjustly ruined his business with a raid

US-Backed Forces Take Over ISIS' 'Capital' In…

The Syrian Democratic Forces said Tuesday it took control of Raqqa over four months after the fighting moved inside the city limits.

Univision goes dark for Verizon's cable customers

Univision channels have gone dark for Verizon's 4.7 million Fios cable customers because of a contract dispute

President Trump staying neutral in Iraq-Kurd…

Iraqi forces take back Kirkuk from Kurds; analysis from Mark Dubowitz, CEO of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.