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Why these Rust Belt states are key for Trump

For Donald Trump to win the White House he'll have to turn two of these four states. John King breaks down the votes he needs to earn on the Magic Wall.

AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia

Donald Trump's vow to create Appalachian coal jobs is complicated by declining coal and cheap natural gas

Alabama county may cover up murals showing slave scenes

As officials across the South wrestle with how to handle public monuments that reflect a racist heritage, an Alabama county wants to cover up two courthouse murals that some call offensive

The Latest: Charlotte mayor meets with N Carolina lawmakers

A North Carolina mayor has met with state legislative leaders about their differences over a state law blocking her city from enforcing anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people at restaurants, hotels and retail stores

You Could Test Lyft And GM's Self-Driving Taxi Service

The automaker and the ride-hailing company are aiming to test a driverless taxi service some time in the next year.

Man Finds Bugs in Pasta

A man found bugs in his bowtie pasta from Coles. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the video.

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Turkey President Erdogan's Push For Control Pushes PM Out Of Office

Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu won't run again at the country's May 22 special congress after a dispute with the country's president.

Alberta fire evacuees moved a 2nd time as weather shifts

A massive, raging wild fire moved south and forced three more communities south of Canada's main oil sands city to evacuate

Officials take custody of kids who went to Oregon standoff

Seven children who were taken to perform for occupiers during the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge earlier this year have been placed in the temporary custody of Kansas child welfare officials

National Park Service Seeks Volunteers to Pick Up Coyote Droppings

The National Park Service in LA is looking for help in collecting and analyzing coyote droppings so that they can learn more about urban coyotes. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

Jury convicts Ron Paul aides of campaign finance violations

A federal jury in Iowa has convicted campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul on charges they conspired to cover up campaign payments to a former state senator

What Will FDA Regulation Mean For The E-Cigarette Industry?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration can now regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.

Court to hear forced medication appeal in doctor murder case

The Connecticut Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Thursday on whether the state can force antipsychotic medication on a doctor charged with killing a Yale University physician

Data weighs on stocks

The major indexes lost ground again on Wednesday, on concerns about the global economy. Bobbi Rebell reports.

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FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authority

FDA will require electronic cigarettes makers to seek permission to remain on market in sweeping regulation long-resisted by the multi-billion dollar industry

Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard

The attorney for a Chicago police officer charged in the shooting death of a black teenager has asked for sheriff's deputies to guard the officer as he enters and exits court

SpaceX And NASA Have Way Cooler 3-D Printers Than We Do

Plastic 3-D printers are fine for desktop use, but when you're making rocket engines, metal printing holds up a lot better.

Military analyst: Trump lacks military insight

Lt. General Mark Hertling says Donald Trump's foreign policy speech was confusing and contained talking points but no military strategy.

Apple partners with commercial software giant SAP

Apple has announced a new partnership with German software giant SAP to develop mobile apps for business customers to use on their iPhones and iPad tablets

Man drifts at sea for two months

A 29-year-old man was taken to Honolulu by the U.S. Coast Guard after surviving a two-month ordeal at sea.

The Latest: Family prepares for slain Navajo girl's funeral

The funeral for an 11-year-old Navajo girl who was kidnapped and killed on the edge of nation's largest American Indian reservation is set for Friday

Maine's meaty mollusks likely bring strong scallop season

Maine's rebuilt scallop fishery is enjoying high demand for the prized meaty mollusks and the 2016 season that ended last month is likely to go down as another strong year

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Pall of sex abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends

Pall of sexual abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends at elite New England prep schools

Time Is Running Out On That Free Windows 10 Upgrade

The deadline is approaching to upgrade your computer to Windows 10 at no cost.

Planet 9 Just Got Weirder

Scientists from the Harvard Smithsonian Center are studying planet 9 to try and figure out where it came from. That is, if it's even out there. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.