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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face; Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuse; Face scans coming for international travelers at Florida airport

Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against…

A U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the scope of federal power over immigration during a lengthy court hearing

Charlottesville Organizer Plans 'White Civil…

Police in Washington, DC, are going to be busy on Aug. 11 and 12: The National Park Service has given initial approval for Jason Kessler, organizer of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, to hold rallies to mark the anniversary of the Virginia event, WSET reports. The...

Merkel visits refugee host Jordan amid migration row at home

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a visit to Jordan, a major refugee host country, amid an escalating domestic conflict over migration that has shaken her coalition government

Plea set for Mississippi man in rape and killing of nuns

A Mississippi man is scheduled to plead guilty Thursday to the 2016 killing of two Roman Catholic nuns

Icy dip to mark winter solstice in Antartica

Australian scientists take the plunge to welcome the return of brighter days after weeks of darkness.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Gives…

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to her first child, a baby girl.

Pudding Sent into Space Gone Missing

Students from S. Anselm’s Preparatory school in England launched a classic Bakewell pudding into space... and now it’s missing! Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies…

Drawing cheers at a rally, Trump defended his hard-line immigration policies just hours after backing off efforts to separate immigrant families

Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey…

American distilleries have watched warily as the threat of tariffs from Europe ratcheted up in recent weeks

The most valuable car ever is up for auction

The rare 1962 red Ferrari 250 GTO road racer is expected to fetch more than 45 million U.S. dollars at an auction in August. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Police: Trucker with stuck tree branch leaves wake of wrecks

The New York Police Department says an oblivious truck driver with a large branch stuck to his truck left behind a five-block long path of destruction wrecking multiple cars

What Trump's Family Separation Executive Order…

President Donald Trump signed at executive order Wednesday aimed at keeping migrant families together after they cross the U.S. border illegally.

Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new…

AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought.

California court hears tales of shackled, starved…

A judge deciding whether a California couple should face trial on charges of child abuse has heard a chilling 911 call from a teenager and viewed photographs of the girl's two sisters shackled to beds

Defense: preserve most evidence in Florida school…

Defense attorneys for Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz are asking a judge to order investigators to preserve most evidence in the case, except for the building where the Valentine's Day massacre took place

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying…

Asian shares are mostly up due to fading concerns of a possible trade war since a US tariff threat against China so far hasn't materialized

Pope, in Geneva, says Christians can work…

Pope Francis is urging Christians to work together despite their differences. ance of Christians praying and working together

2 Kansas deputies slain in courthouse shooting to be buried

Mourners are gathering to remember two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were shot and killed by an inmate while transporting him between the courthouse and jail

Iran World Cup match a first for women

Hundreds of Iranian women watched their first men's football match in a stadium last night.