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Disillusionment in Pennsylvania helped Trump

A report from the Centers for Disease Control shows that drug overdoses more than doubled across the US since 1999. A sociologist at Penn State University found a link between the spike in overdoses and the disillusionment that motivated many voters to cast their ballots for Donald Trump.

The Latest: Neighbor says alleged shooter was…

A longtime neighbor of a Kansas man charged in a fatal shooting at a neighborhood bar says the alleged attacker was a heavy drinker who deteriorated after his father died about 18 months ago

In poor Black Belt region, both fears and prayers…

In the impoverished Black Belt region, where support for Obama ran strong, both fears and prayers over President Trump

How to capture a runaway NY bull? Bring in the…

Police could use a cowboy in their department in New York City, where cattle have escaped from urban slaughterhouses three times in the past 13 months

Rep. Waters slams President Trump's Cabinet

Democrat blasts Trump's Cabinet for being 'organized around making money'

Would crackdown on illegal immigration protect US…

New report on criminal illegal immigrants puts cost and safety to American taxpayers in focus

Lake created by coal waste landslide floods…

Flooding from a new lake created by a landslide in central Bosnia has shut down one of the country's main highways

Supreme Court weighs law banning sex offenders from Facebook

The U.S. Supreme Court is taking up the case of a North Carolina man who beat a traffic ticket and posted about his victory on Facebook, a place he was forbidden to be

Transgender rights under fire in Trump era

The White House wants to make transgender rights a states’ issue, in the wake of Donald Trump reversing protections for transgender students implemented by the Obama administration. Jonathan Capehart and our panel discuss the need and plan to fight back.

Astronomers find 7 Earth-size planets

In this week's wrap-up, NASA announces a big discovery, Verizon and Yahoo's deal gets a $350 million adjustment, and Mobile World Congress news trickles in.

Portsmouth high-rise blaze under control

Firefighters have been tackling a large fire in a high-rise building in the Gunwharf Quays area of Portsmouth.

The New York Times Illustrated Interview…

From The New York Times: The silver-haired host of ‘'Anderson Cooper 360°’' on CNN, whose book 'The Rainbow Comes and Goes' recently came out in paperback, sketched his answers with a pen in his New York office. By GABÉ DOPPELT.

French President Hollande Hits Back at President…

French President Francois Hollande took issue with Donald Trump's Friday comments about Paris, in which the American President claimed he had a friend who felt "Paris is no longer Paris" in the wake of recent terrorist attacks.

New bipartisan report tackles national security…

Fmr. National Security Advisor to George W. Bush, Stephen Hadley, and Amb. Martin Indyk join Morning Joe to discuss a new bipartisan report on national security.

The politics of the Oscars

Ann Hornaday and Ted Johnson discuss how politics will be on full-display at the Oscars.

CPAC or TPAC: Whose Conservative Party Is it?

ICYMI: Catch up on the highlights from MSNBC's MTP Daily with Chuck Todd

Instagram's New Feature Is Worth 10 Photos

Say goodbye to awkward grids on Instagram! Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

The Latest: Democrats work to bolster party's…

The outgoing Democratic Party chief is addressing cybersecurity concerns after internal communications were stolen by hackers and leaked during the 2016 presidential election

Survey: Fraud-free elections, free speech, key to democracy

A survey of U.S. political science faculty conducted a month into Donald Trump's presidency shows fraud-free elections top a list of 19 principles as most essential to democracy, as do free speech and a free press

Vegas gets e-sports arena in effort to attract…

A 200-seat arena for competitive video gaming is Las Vegas' newest effort to attract millennials

Warren Buffett says don't waste money on…

Billionaire Warren Buffett wants investors to be wary of the high fees Wall Street routinely charges because of the damage they do to investment returns, and he emphasized his confident outlook in the U.S. economy

Homeland Security Is Almost Ready For Border Wall…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's almost ready to accept "prototype wall structure" designs for Trump's project at the U.S.-Mexico border.

NSA McMaster breaks with Trump on Islam

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster holds a different view than President Trump regarding the use of the phrase "radical Islamic terrorism." CNN's Athena Jones reports.

New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected…

New Jersey environmental regulators have approved a plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve