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Sweden's refugees by the numbers

In previous years Sweden has granted asylum to over 100,000 refugees and migrants, but recently that number has started to fall.

Protests erupt after off-duty LA officer clashes…

Dozens of people, including children, were arrested early Thursday after clashing with Southern California police outside a home where a Los Angeles policeman fired a single round during an off-duty tussle with a 13-year-old boy

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Both sides in culture war react to new US transgender policy; Syria peace talks convening; why Boston College prof is known as 'father of the selfie.'

Documents: After shooting, Roof went toward 2nd…

A South Carolina pastor who canceled a Bible study at his church because he was late leaving his day job may have averted a second round of deadly shootings shortly after nine black worshippers had been killed at another black church

Activist: Illegal immigration hurts black men most

One civil rights leader explains why illegal immigration hurts the employment opportunity for black men the most - and why Trump policies can only help the black community

'Offensive' speech police running wild on campuses

Free speech appears to be endangered as hundreds of campuses encourage students to turn in fellow students for 'offensive' speech #Tucker

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Author Helen Bailey's partner jailed for 34 years…

The partner of children's author Helen Bailey has been sentenced to at least 34 years in prison for murdering her and dumping her body in a cesspool at their home

Rusty reptiles: Orange turtles pop up in Carolinas

More rusty reptiles are popping up in the Carolinas

Newly discovered star system has three…

All seven planets in the Trappist-1 system are Earth-sized. On top of that, three are in the habitable zone, so there's a chance they could harbor life.

The spelling stars of Ghana

From dozens to thousands, how a Ghanaian charity has helped children improve their spelling

The New York Times: Taking On Trump’s Travel Ban

The judiciary is the new front line. A group of lawyers scramble to get their clients into the country, while preparing a legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban. By EMMA COTT and TAIGE JENSEN.

Protesters Pray and Set Fire at Dakota Access…

The last people remaining at a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp prayed and set fire to a handful of wooden structures on Wednesday, hours ahead of a deadline set by the Army Corps of Engineers to close the camp.

Support for Obamacare grows in new poll

The share of the American public who wants to see the Affordable Care Act repealed has dropped since January, according to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll.

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Chris shares the danger of heading too-far right

Chris Matthews discusses the peril that comes with Trump and the Republican party moving too far to the right.

McCain Defends Adversarial Media: 'I Hate the…

On this week's Meet the Press, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) defends press freedom, W.H. Chief of Staff Reince Preibus fills in the details of Michael Flynn's resignation, and former C.I.A. Director Leon Panetta talks about the intelligence community and loyalty.

Why You Should Stop Chewing Gum

A food additive found in chewing gum could mess up your digestive cell structure and function according to researchers from Binghamton University. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

US, Mexico at odds over deportation as top…

Mexico's mounting unease and resentment over President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown are looming over a gathering of U.S. and Mexican leaders that the U.S. had hoped would project a strong future for relations between neighbors

Penn State graduate assistants petition for union

Penn State graduate student assistants are seeking union representation

France's PSA seeks to be 'European car champion…

The chairman of French carmaker PSA Group wants to create a "European car champion" with the purchase of General Motors' European car business

Some San Jose residents return to waterlogged…

Some residents returned home to sort through waterlogged furniture, toys and clothing after being abruptly evacuated when a surging creek carrying engine fuel and sewage water inundated thousands of homes in San Jose

Trump Administration Withdraws Guidance Regarding…

It cites the need for further consideration "of the legal issues involved."

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Candidates split on DNC rigged claims

Democratic National Committee chair candidates Tom Perez and Samuel Ronan give their take on whether or not the primary election was rigged against Sen. Bernie Sanders.

INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and…

General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road