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Report: Tank exploded after restart, despite…

A federal report says a St. Louis company's steam condensation tank exploded, shooting into the air and through the roof of a neighboring business, after the tank was restarted despite needing emergency repairs

After execution is postponed 7 times, man to be…

Alabama is set to execute a man who has had his lethal injection delayed by the courts seven times

Lounges vs. lines: Testing travel with and…

Lounges and upgrades vs. lines and crowds: Testing summer travel with and without the perks of elite status

NATO leaders want Trump's endorsement of Article 5

President Trump to press NATO on fighting terror

Overnight raids in Manchester lead to more arrests

Greg Palkot reports

NATO chief says allies to join anti-IS coalition

NATO's chief has affirmed that the alliance will join the international coalition fighting Islamic State but will not wage war against the extremists, as President Donald Trump prepares to meet allied leaders

Ohio judge rejects motion to dismiss charges against officer

Jury selection is underway after an Ohio judge rejected a defense motion to dismiss charges in the retrial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist

SoftBank's massive Nvidia investment, Xbox Game…

The biggest tech news of the day includes SoftBank's mega-investment in Nvidia. Plus Unity Engine gets $400 million through an equity firm and Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass is due to start in June.

Trump dresses down Nato leaders

The US president says member states should contribute "their fair share" of funding to the alliance.

The New York Times - Driven | Cadillac CT6

From The New York Times: The CT6 is a big car, but its adaptive suspension and the active rear-wheel steering found on all-wheel-drive models give this sedan a controlled and planted dynamic when cornering.By: By TOM VOELK. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2rYGoi4

Theresa May Angered At U.S. Over Leaks to Media…

A series of leaks on the investigation into the Manchester bombing by U.S. officials to the media has severely undermined the intelligence-sharing relationship between Britain and the United States.

New details about Russia’s 2016 influence…

The Washington Post reports Russia planted fake documents to influence the FBI and may have duped James Comey into coming forward during the presidential election.

Carson: Poverty is a "state of mind"

HUD Secretary Ben Carson called poverty a "state of mind," saying that people with the right mindset can work to get to the top.

Graham: New FBI Director Should Be an FBI Agent

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Special K Thinks They Reveal Women's Biggest…

Women no longer need to hide their eating habits, according to an ad from Special K, they need to "own it". Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has more.

Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear…

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved bipartisan legislation that would authorize the president to levy new penalties on Iran while keeping the landmark nuclear deal in place

Ex-coroner defends officials' right to use racial slurs

A coroner removed from office after pulling a gun on a neighbor says he and other elected officials are justified in using racial slurs

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018

College renames building amid link to racial segregation

The College of New Jersey has changed the name of a building amid concern its namesake had racial segregationist leanings

The Trump Organization Might Not Be Abiding By…

Some members of Congress worry that the Trump Organization is violating the emoluments clause.

Computer wins 2nd game against Chinese go champion

A computer that plays go has won a second game against China's top player in a match authorities are limiting the Chinese public's ability to see

University of Maryland stepping up efforts to…

After a fatal stabbing that's being investigated as a possible hate crime, the University of Maryland is stepping up efforts to battle hate on campus

Tattooed 'Joker' accused of pointing gun at…

Police in Florida managed to arrest the Joker without Batman's help following reports of a green-haired man with tattoos on his face pointing a gun at traffic