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Confederate monuments removed overnight in…

Confederate monuments in Baltimore were quietly removed and hauled away on trucks in darkness early Wednesday, days after a violent white nationalist rally in Virginia that was sparked by plans to take down a similar statue there

Cheetos Pop-Up Restaurant Comes to Manhattan

A 3-day only Cheetos inspired pop-up restaurant is coming to Manhattan. Food Network`s Anne Burrell whipped up an 11-item menu featuring the snack.

Two Days After Charlottesville, Teenager…

It's the second time this summer the memorial has been damaged.

Man recounts pushing fiancee away from car during…

With tires screeching and bodies flying, Marcus Martin shoved his fiancée away at the last second from a car charging through a crowd of peaceful protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia

Alabama's Luther Strange thanks Trump for support

Luther Strange, a Republican candidate backed by President Donald Trump for a U.S. Senate seat from Alabama, thanks his supporters including the president after advancing to a run-off election. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

A Think Tank Says A Transgender Ban Could Cost…

Experts say a ban on all current transgender soldiers would cost far more than it would save due to the costs of training and recruiting replacements.

US teen drug overdose deaths inch up after years…

A new report finds drug overdose deaths among US teens have inched up after years of decline

Greensboro Massacre Survivor Responds to Violence…

Nearly 38 years after members of the Ku Klux Klan and Nazi party killed five members of the Communist Workers’ Party during a demonstration in North Carolina, Rev. Nelson Johnson still has the scar on his left arm from when he was attacked. He says the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend shows there is still a lot of hate.

President Trump Says He Might Pardon Former…

The president said in an interview with Fox News that he might pardon Joe Arpaio, who was found guilty of criminal contempt.

Mourners gather to remember woman killed at…

Mourners will gather in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally

UC Berkeley to talk up free speech

Your Cellphone May Not Work During the Solar…

No, the sun being blocked by the moon won't crash connections but numerous people in the same general area calling and posting at the same time certainly could. First responders are urging people to reduce data usage to help prevent network overload.

The Many Symbols Of The Modern White Power…

White power protests feature a panoply of signs and symbols — some of which can be pretty obscure.

Ten Commandments judge faces runoff in Alabama…

Alabama Sen. Luther Strange will face off with Ten Commandments judge Roy Moore in a Republican runoff for the Senate seat that previously belonged to Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Trump blames 'both sides' for Charlottesville

5-Year-Old Boy Gets Lost After Being Dropped Off…

A California mom says the worst day of her life became real when her son, who was taking the bus home from school for the first time Friday afternoon, was dropped off at the wrong stop.

The Nonscientific Reasons Everyone Is Geeking Out…

Phil Plait, aka the "Bad Astronomer," chatted with Newsy about the upcoming total solar eclipse and why he thinks there's so much hype.

North Korea threat prompts Guam natives to assert…

The threatened missile attack by North Korea on Guam has prompted calls for peace from the island's indigenous people

Holocaust Survivor Shaken by Events in…

Sonia Warshawski survived three different Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust in World War II. She says watching white power and Neo-Nazi groups in Virginia over the weekend is like re-living a nightmare and there are chilling similarities between the mood in Germany and Poland all those years ago and what she`s seeing in America today.

What A 1940s Government Film Said About Fascism…

Near the end of World War II, the U.S. released a film that had an ominous warning, and the vintage video recently resurfaced.