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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court; Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy; Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at…

Chance the Rapper was honored as rapper and humanitarian at the 2017 BET Awards

AP: Authorities delayed investigating gay 'demons…

AP finds authorities delayed investigating allegations that man was beaten by North Carolina church congregants to expel "homosexual demons"

App allows tech workers to anonymously speak out

Employees share their experiences of workplace bullying and victimization

Combating 'toxicity' online using artificial…

Jared Cohen, president of Jigsaw, provides insight on 'The Next Revolution'

Portugal airline chief complains of drone near-misses

The head of Portugal's national airline says he is considering asking authorities to order that all drones in the country be grounded, following a series of near-misses with commercial aircraft

7 firefighters injured battling fire near LGBTQ pride parade

Seven firefighters have been injured fighting a fire that broke out near New York City's LGBTQ Pride Month parade route

Huge Blaze Threatens World Heritage Site

Hundreds of firefighters are trying to prevent forest fires from spreading into the Donana national park in southern Spain.

As Supreme Court term ends, what will happen to…

It’s the last day of the U.S. Supreme Court’s current term, and there are two important unanswered questions: What will happen to President Trump’s controversial travel ban, and will Justice Anthony Kennedy retire? NBC justice correspondent Pete Williams reports for TODAY.

Uber's CEO drama, the OnePlus 5 arrives

This week's biggest tech stories include Travis Kalanick's departure from Uber, the arrival of the OnePlus 5 phone and Tesla's possible entry into the streaming music business.

£100m to clean up Russian nuclear base

Western nations are giving Russia nearly £100m to clear up nuclear waste at Andreyeva Bay, a contaminated Cold War submarine base.

Michelle Obama Congratulates Chance the Rapper on…

Michelle Obama had a surprise in store for audience members at the BET Awards ceremony in Los Angeles Sunday with a pre-recorded video message congratulating Chance the Rapper for receiving the network's prestigious humanitarian award.

'I don't understand this piece of legislation'

At least five Senate Republicans have stated they cannot back the GOP-led plan to overhaul health care for different reasons. The panel discusses.

Obama struggled to punish Russia for election…

According to a new report by the Washington Post, President Obama debated for months on whether to punish Russia for their election attack.

Panel: Is Healthcare Overhaul About Politics or…

George Will, Helene Cooper, Mark Leibovich and Hallie Jackson join the MTP Panel to discuss the Senate's newly unveiled healthcare draft.

Iconic Mummified Toe Used in Cocktails Returned…

Believe it or not, the signature drink at the Downtown Hotel in Canada is made with a mummified toe... and it was stolen. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders

Fire at air station injures 2 Marines working on aircraft

Authorities say a sudden burst of fire at a Marine Corps air station in San Diego has injured two Marines who were performing routine aircraft maintenance

N Ireland party signs deals to support UK…

The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party has struck a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives to support her minority government in a crucial vote on her legislative package later this week

South Carolina officer shoots, wounds robbery suspect

A South Carolina police officer has shot and wounded an armed robbery suspect

The Newest 'Transformers' Film Had The Worst US…

The "Transformers" franchise has never had a critically acclaimed film. Despite that, the series has managed more than $3.8 billion over 10 years.

SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air…

A SpaceX rocket has carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California

PHOTOS: Once nearly extinct, ospreys rally in…

Ospreys, a bird once nearly extinct, are on the rebound, and conservationists are tagging them near the Chesapeake Bay

Firefighters battle intense wildfires in Utah…

Firefighters are continuing to battle a large wildfire in Utah and another wildfire has broken out in Santa Clarita north of Los Angeles

Takata files for bankruptcy, overwhelmed by air…

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. files for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overcome by lawsuits and recall costs