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Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative…

A startling new report asserts that the first known Americans arrived much, much earlier than scientists thought _ more than 100,000 years ago

Arizona's Sawmill Fire Grows to 20,000 Acres…

Arizona’s Sawmill Fire grew to 20,000 acres overnight and was seven percent contained on Wednesday, April 26. The wildfire was burning along Highway 83, jumping the road and forcing it to be closed.More evacuation orders were issued for about 100 people on Tuesday, according to a report. Winds were driving the fire, which grounded helicopters and tanker planes on Tuesday, the report said. This video shows the fire burning along Highway 83. Credit: Arizona Department of Transportation via Storyful

All 100 Senators Invited To White House For North…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell convened the briefing, but it's still unusual for the entire Senate to meet up at the White House.

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate

A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself

Trump Orders Review of National Monuments…

President Donald Trump signed has signed an executive order directing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments."

New Orleans Begins Controversial Removal Of…

Removing the statues has seen a lot of pushback from city residents. It's also seen multiple challenges in court.

Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop…

Twitter's frequent presence in the news _ as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump _ has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company

100 days of Trump and U.S. Muslims still wary

Among those most affected by Donald Trump's presidency have been America's 3.3 million Muslims. As Trump nears the 100th day of his administration, Muslim Americans in Paterson, New Jersey say they are fearful that he "might do something overnight that we wouldn't expect." Nathan Frandino reports.

New York's Police Body Camera Program Is Finally…

The program was initially ordered back in 2013 after a federal judge decided that the NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactics were unconstitutional.

Yale grad students pledge hunger strike to press union bid

As a union push stalls at Yale University, organizers are stepping up pressure to bring the administration to the negotiating table

The Anatomy of a Good Apology, According to…

This might be the key to forgiveness.

In Denver, There's A Church For Marijuana

The International Church of Cannabis opened its doors on 4/20 despite efforts from a legislator to block it.

Justices hear dispute over lower-cost biotech drugs sales

The Supreme Court is considering a dispute between rival drug companies that could affect how quickly life-saving generic medicines are available to the public

Bill Cosby's Daughter Defends Him in Personal…

Bad beasts, good treats: Feral hog slaughterhouse…

A small Louisiana slaughterhouse has a mission: getting restaurants and home cooks to take a bite out of the state's $74 million-plus in annual damage from feral hogs

Trump: Maine Governor LePage 'Has Lost A Lot Of…

President Trump commented on Maine Governor Paul LePage's weight loss during a speech on Wednesday.

'I'll be praying for you:' Americans assess Trump…

Americans are weighing in on President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office, and while some supporters see reason for hope on immigration and the economy, detractors worry over his proposals on budget cuts and refugees