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    Coal Company CEO Sues HBO, John Oliver for Defamation

    Coal Company CEO Sues HBO, John Oliver for Defamation


    Robert Murray, chief executive of Murray Energy Corp., speaks during an interview in his office at the Crandall Canyon Mine, in Huntington, Utah on Aug. 22,...

    The CEO of Murray Energy Corporation is suing John Oliver and HBO for defamation over an unflattering "Last Week Tonight" segment about the coal industry.
    Video Shows Minnesota Police Beating Driver

    Video Shows Minnesota Police Beating Driver


    Anthony Promvongsa is shown in this undated image released by the ACLU of...

    The Minnesota branch of the ACLU on Thursday released a police dashcam video showing what they termed "a textbook case of excessive force" and called for an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the 2016 arrest.
    One Surprising Reason Women Skip the Doctor

    One Surprising Reason Women Skip the Doctor


    Nearly half of U.S. women don't realize heart disease is their top health risk, and many admit to skipping clinic visits because they want to lose weight...

    Nearly half of U.S. women don't realize heart disease is their top health risk, and many admit to skipping clinic visits because they want to lose weight first.
    Juror Says Bill Cosby 'Already Paid His Price'

    Juror Says Bill Cosby 'Already Paid His Price'


    Actor and comedian Bill Cosby leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse on June 17, 2017 in Norristown,...

    One member of the hung jury in Bill Cosby's mistrial said the panel was deeply divided from the very start of its marathon deliberations.
    Inmates Who Saved Collapsed Guard Get Reduced Sentences

    Inmates Who Saved Collapsed Guard Get Reduced Sentences


    The inmates from Polk County, Georgia who helped save the life of a sheriff's deputy. One used the guard's work phone to call 911 while others removed the correctional officer's bulletproof vest so they could perform CPR and help cool him...

    Six convicts are getting their sentences shortened after saving a guard who collapsed on duty last Monday in Polk County, Georgia.
    Coats to House Investigators: Trump Obsessed With Russia Probe

    Coats to House Investigators: Trump Obsessed With Russia Probe


    National Intelligence Director Dan Coats appears before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Wednesday, June 7,...

    Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, told House investigators Thursday that President Trump seemed obsessed with the Russia probe and repeatedly asked him to say publicly there was no evidence of collusion, a U.S. official familiar with the conversation told NBC News.
    Virginia Man Charged With Spying for China

    Virginia Man Charged With Spying for China


    Chinese flag waves in front of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Oct. 29,...

    A Virginia man who worked for the State Department was charged Thursday with espionage, accused of selling classified documents to a person he believed was working for a Chinese intelligence agency.
    Advisers Don't Want Trump Talking About Russia. But He Is

    Advisers Don't Want Trump Talking About Russia. But He Is


    President Donald Trump arrives to speaks at Kirkwood Community College on June 21, 2017 in Cedar Rapids,...

    Trump's senior staff urged Trump not to talk about Russia during his Wednesday rally speech in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, one senior official told NBC News.
    Key Senate Conservatives Won't Support GOP Health Care Bill Yet

    Key Senate Conservatives Won't Support GOP Health Care Bill Yet


    Sen. Rand Paul speaks to the media about the Senate Republican health care bill proposal, on June 22, 2017 in...

    Four key Republican senators announced they will not vote for the GOP health care bill unless changes are made, putting passage of the bill at risk.
    Democrats Lead on Health Care, GOP on the Economy, New Poll Shows

    Democrats Lead on Health Care, GOP on the Economy, New Poll Shows


    A new NBC/WSJ poll shows that Democrats have the advantage on handling health care, but Republicans get credit for the economy and changing...

    A new NBC/WSJ poll shows that Democrats have the advantage on handling health care, but Republicans get credit for the economy and changing D.C.
    Amid Controversy, Trump's Approval Remains Low But Steady

    Amid Controversy, Trump's Approval Remains Low But Steady


    Support from Republicans is keeping Trump afloat, with his approval rating essentially unchanged over the past two...

    Support from Republicans is keeping Trump afloat, with his approval rating essentially unchanged over the past two months.
    Trump Wanted 'Heart' in the GOP Health Care Bill. He Didn't Get It

    Trump Wanted 'Heart' in the GOP Health Care Bill. He Didn't Get It


    A woman holds a sign as health care providers hold a news conference outside the U.S. Capitol June 22, 2017 in...

    The Senate bill is easy to summarize: It cuts health spending and uses the savings to finance large tax cuts for wealthy Americans and medical companies.
    Pelosi Strikes Back, Declaring 'I Think I'm Worth the Trouble'

    Pelosi Strikes Back, Declaring 'I Think I'm Worth the Trouble'


    House Minority speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at the Capitol on June...

    WASHINGTON — Pushing back on criticism following a Democratic loss in a Georgia special election this week, Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she's "worth the trouble" as Democrats' leader in the House.
    'Ear Hustle': A Podcast From Behind Prison Walls

    'Ear Hustle': A Podcast From Behind Prison Walls


    Earlonne Woods and Nigel Poor interview inmate Jack Benbro in the Lower Yard at San Quentin State...

    San Quentin prisoners Earlonne Woods and Antwan Williams along with teacher Nigel Poor have created what may be the first podcast from inside a federal prison.
    Trump: I Did Not Record Conversations With James Comey

    Trump: I Did Not Record Conversations With James Comey


    President Donald Trump speaks during the "American Leadership in Emerging Technology" event in the East Room of the White House on June...

    President Donald Trump on Thursday tweeted that there he did not record his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey.
    Behind America's Complicated Relationship With Guns

    Behind America's Complicated Relationship With Guns


    An exhaustive new survey by the Pew Research Center looks at how experiences with guns unite — and, more often — divide...

    An exhaustive new survey by the Pew Research Center looks at how experiences with guns unite — and, more often — divide Americans.
    I Chased an Eclipse at 60,000 Feet (and Set a World Record)

    I Chased an Eclipse at 60,000 Feet (and Set a World Record)


    A total solar eclipse plunged parts of the Indonesian archipelago into eerie day-time darkness on March 9,...

    Miles above the ground, one of the world's most renowned solar eclipse experts spent a record-breaking 74 minutes in totality aboard a supersonic jetliner that flew twice the speed of sound.
    Move Over 'Man Cave' — Now It's All About the 'She Shed'

    Move Over 'Man Cave' — Now It's All About the 'She Shed'


    Jenny Karp paints wooden greeting cards for her small business, Glitterfarm, in her "She Shed" in San Luis Obispo,...

    Across the country and around the world, women are transforming their backyard potting sheds and structures into "She Sheds."
    They Survived a Gunshot, But the Emotional Toll Defines Them

    They Survived a Gunshot, But the Emotional Toll Defines Them


    These are the overlapping stories of six gunshot survivors coping after firearm traumas suffered from Iraq to the streets of...

    These are the overlapping stories of six gunshot survivors coping after firearm traumas suffered from Iraq to the streets of Chicago.
    Got a News Tip? We Want to Know About It

    Got a News Tip? We Want to Know About It


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