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Local bulldog named Drake University's beautiful…

The blue tutu and diamond necklace that Prudence was wearing help win over the judges at this year's Beautiful Bulldog contest at Drake University

Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on…

New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change

Crime victims: Alabama is wrong to post personal…

Crime victims are calling for personal information such as addresses and telephone numbers to be removed from Alabama's court records website

Eric Shawn reports: Carter Page: 'I am a loyal…

Judy Miller on the latest Russian investigation revelations

Sec. Mattis visits US military base in northeast…

Paul Tilsley reports on the defense secretary's visit to Djibouti

The Latest: Near-final French results: Macron, Le…

Near-complete French presidential election results show that centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are in the lead after a tight and exceptional race

3 children among victims in New York City house fire

New York City officials say five people, including three children, are dead and multiple people have been injured in a New York City house fire

Samsung Galaxy S8 hits stores

In this week's wrap-up, Samsung's latest superphone makes its way to store shelves. Over at Facebook's annual conference, the company gives the world a glimpse into its vision of augmented reality.

Busy at the polling station in France

Queues have formed at polling stations in France in the country's presidential election.

The New York Times - Trout With Chive Butter

From The New York Times: A compound butter packed with garlic and herbs adds flavor to this quick weeknight meal.By: By ALEC COHEN and MELISSA CLARK. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2p3MnUI

Hillary Clinton Makes Surprise Appearance at…

Clinton was an unannounced panelist, there to discuss the scourge of elephant poaching — the subject of Bigelow's eight-minute film "The Protectors: Walk in the Rangers' Shoes"

100K people to volunteer for 'Comcast Cares Day'

David Cohen, Senior Executive VP of Comcast, and Huges Evans, Global Citizen's Co-Founder, talk about the largest day of volunteerism in the country. Comcast is partnering with Red Nose Day and Global Citizen.

Matthews: All eyes are on France this weekend

Chris Matthews discusses the upcoming French election and how American politics is playing a role.

Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

Missed MTP? Catch highlights from the show in this week's ComPRESSed.

Tight, tense French presidential vote echoes around world

Whatever the result of France's presidential election, the choice will resonate far beyond France's borders

Convicted jihadist with California ties loses US citizenship

A federal judge has revoked the U.S. citizenship of a man who authorities say ran a communications hub for an Egyptian terrorist group out of his Northern California apartment

Medical tech firm Becton Dickinson to buy C.R. Bard for $24B

Medical technology firm Becton, Dickinson and Co. says it has reached an agreement to buy competitor C.R. Bard Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $24 billion

Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in California

Authorities say a pilot was killed when a replica World War I-era biplane crashed in a field on California's central coast

'Fate Of The Furious' Slows Down But Keeps Its…

"Furious 8" slows down but keeps the top spot this weekend after two films flop on their opening weekends.

Social media timeout as French election reaches…

The final hours of many electoral campaigns are frantic affairs, dominated by last-minute pitches, late-breaking polls and massive social media campaigns aimed at drumming up turnout

North Carolina civil rights center faces…

A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives seeking to leave their mark on the state's higher education system

Giraffe's baby bump boosts tiny zoo's upkeep…

April the giraffe has brought a bundle to a tiny zoo in upstate New York, thanks to a livestream of her pregnancy and birth that enthralled viewers around the world

California moves - slowly - toward resuming…

California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits