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Kentucky seeks big pension changes to stem tide…

Kentucky's Republican leaders say they will close the state's troubled pension system for most new employees, offering them a 401(k)-style plan as they seek to stop the bleeding on one of the country's worst funded public retirement plans

Manhunt underway after 3 killed at Maryland…

Authorities say a gunman opened fire at a Maryland office park, killing three co-workers and wounding two others

Las Vegas hotel guard describes being shot by…

The hotel security guard who is a witness to the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history says he was shot while walking down a hotel hallway outside where Stephen Paddock was holed up in a suite

Thousands march over 'Somalia's 9/11;' attack…

Thousands march over 'Somalia's 9/11' as detailed account emerges of attack; 2 arrested

Man convicted of plotting to behead blogger for…

A Massachusetts man has been convicted of conspiring to support the Islamic State group with a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller after she organized a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas

Google Pixel 2 impresses, Microsoft rolls out new…

The most important stories in tech include reviews of the new Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL. Meanwhile, Microsoft unveils the Surface Book 2 in 13-inch and 15-inch models.

Labour will 'not accept' a no-deal Brexit

Emily Thornberry says Labour will pressure the government to get a deal on Brexit.

The New York Times - How Did Trump Play in Iran…

From The New York Times: When President Trump announced that the United States would not recertify Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal, Iran’s news media reacted.By: By NILO TABRIZY. Watch the original video on Times Video:

The Order Is Lawful.' Jeff Sessions Defends Trump…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is defending the Trump administration's travel ban as an important tool in fighting terrorism

Joe: In times of hardship, presidential conduct…

In a discussion about President Trump and his handling of Gold Star families, the Morning Joe panel discusses the importance of presidents in times of crisis and why their actions matter.

Matthews: Progressives need to vote

Chris warns that if progressives don’t vote, the people who care about those statues will turn out.

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

Ariana Grande Responds to her Tiny Stool Photo…

Ariana Grande became a meme and instead of ignoring it, she laughed with her fans. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

APNewsBreak: Mike Pence's brother plans to run for Congress

Greg Pence, one of Vice President's Mike Pence's older brothers, files document indicating run for Congress in Indiana.

Police: 1 dead after man gives toddler gun to chase victim

Authorities say they have charged a man with murder after he gave a 3-year-old a gun and told him to chase the victim around the yard of a South Carolina home

Sessions: Can't disclose confidential…

During testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he cannot disclose confidential conversations he's had with President Trump. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Banks lead US stocks higher in midday trading…

Financial companies are leading U.S. stocks higher in midday trading, putting the major indexes on track for more records

Texts: Sheriff, lawmaker pushed to stop…

A powerful state lawmaker texted a Georgia sheriff, boasting how they pressured a university president after black cheerleaders knelt during the national anthem at a football game

Computers No Longer Need Human Input To Beat Us…

Although the computer program is built to play only "Go," this new development suggests computers might train themselves better than humans can.

Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis

Ohio has launched an $8 million effort to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis

Crews douse fire at huge oil refinery near Los…

A fire that erupted at the West Coast's largest oil refinery threatened storage tanks and sent huge flames into the sky and black smoke across neighborhoods before crews quickly smothered it