10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Democrats take a look at a practical health care approach; AP: US government issues final Utah monument plan; US officials confirm rare Israeli airstrike in Iraq

Canadian Caught With CBD Oil Faces Lifetime Ban…

A young Canadian woman thought that since marijuana is legal throughout Canada and in Washington state, it would be OK to bring the non-psychoactive CBD oil she uses for medical purposes from one to the other. She was very wrong. The woman, who uses the cannabis-derived product to treat the...

U.S. Attorneys General, Phone Companies Team Up…

The attorneys general are joining a dozen phone companies to implement call-blocking technology.

'Peace park' removes United Nations flag after…

A 'peace park' in a Boston suburb has been forced to take down a United Nations flag after residents objected

Missing Chef Found Dead in NYC Hostel

When Andrea Zamperoni unexpectedly missed a day at work for the first time in a decade, his colleagues at New York City's renowned Cipriani Dolci restaurant knew something must be wrong. The head chef at the Grand Central Terminal restaurant was reported missing after he failed to show up for...

7 sent to hospital after smoke fills cabin of…

Seven people were taken to the hospital after smoke filled the cabin of a Hawaiian Airlines flight from California to Hawaii on Thursday

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President Trump Drops Plan To Cut Billions In…

Multiple outlet report the president isn't going forward with a plan to cut roughly $4 billion in funding to the State Department and USAID.

New High School Has Features to Foil Shooters

A high school in western Michigan has been redesigned to make it harder to kill the students inside. The $48 million project, which includes the building of new sections at Fruitport High School and the renovation of old ones, adds features including curved hallways that would reduce sight lines for...

Man faces life for murder after initial…

A man whose confessions to the 1998 murder of a Montana video store clerk were initially met with skepticism from authorities is now facing life in prison

Descendants of America's first Africans will mark…

A family that traces its bloodline to America's first enslaved Africans will gather at its cemetery to reflect on their arrival 400 years ago

Fmr. CIA Counterterrorism Chief Defends Secret…

Philip Mudd says black sites were an important part of post-9/11 intelligence-gathering operations and defends harsh interrogation techniques.

The Latest: Serial killer who preyed on gay men…

A serial killer who preyed on older gay men during a rampage 25 years ago around the U.S. East Coast has been put to death

7 clergy members named in Alaska sexual…

An independent review has found credible accusations of past sexual misconduct against seven clergy members of an Alaska Catholic diocese, including a former priest who was killed in a July plane crash

California pot taxes tick up but miss initial…

California's legal pot market is growing, just not as fast as once expected

Dream Jobs: Translator

Military personnel and diplomats from around the hemisphere communicate using translators like Marilia Vinson.

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Suspicious device snarls traffic on George Washington Bridge

Traffic has reopened on the George Washington Bridge after authorities investigated a suspicious package scare.

Suspect in California campus killing was co-worker

Police say the suspect arrested in a stabbing death at California State University, Fullerton, was a co-worker of the victim

Man charged in death of Detroit girl attacked by…

A man has been charged in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency responders

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Ends 2020 Presidential…

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced the news Wednesday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show."

Employee charged in California hotel shooting…

A Long Beach hotel worker who allegedly had an arsenal at his home has been charged with threatening a mass shooting at his workplace

North Dakota court overturns life term in cut…

The North Dakota Supreme Court has thrown out the life sentence given to a man whose girlfriend cut the baby from the womb of an unsuspecting neighbor

U.S. Mayors Oppose Plan To Revise SNAP

​In July, the Trump administration proposed a rule that would end automatic SNAP enrollment for families who receive other public benefits.

Arrest warrant issued in ice cream-licking incident in Texas

An arrest warrant has been issued for a 24-year-old man who authorities say posted social media video of himself licking ice cream from a carton in Texas and returning it to a supermarket freezer

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Yeshiva University hit with sexual abuse lawsuit

Thirty-eight former students of a Manhattan high school operated by Yeshiva University are suing the university over their claims they were sexually abused

Walmart to revamp, reopen El Paso store after…

Walmart says it will reopen its El Paso store where 22 people were killed in a shooting this month, but only after the entire interior of the store is rebuilt

Trump Cancels Student Debt For Thousands Of…

The president said the action will help 25,000 veterans who are "completely and permanently disabled."