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Tip for accused harassers: Your half-apology isn't working

Another thoroughly inadequate statement from .

Sutherland Springs church pastor says he's struggling to deal with his grief

Frank Pomeroy, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, talked to the New York Times about dealing with his grief from the attack.

Hillary Clinton: 'We are totally unprepared' for the rise of artificial intelligence

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said 'a lot of really smart people are sounding an alarm that we're not hearing' when it comes to AI.

Trump defends Roy Moore: 'He totally denies it'

President Trump suggested on Tuesday that voters in Alabama should support the embattled Republican Senate candidate, Roy Moore, because the alternative on the ballot is a Democrat.

Trump pardons Drumstick, the national Thanksgiving turkey

President Donald Trump pardons Thanksgiving turkey Drumstick in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on Nov. 21, 2017

CBS's Norah O'Donnell on Charlie Rose: 'There is no excuse for this alleged behavior'

CBS This Morning' co-hosts Norah O'Donnell and Gayle King opened the show Tuesday by addressing allegations of sexual misconduct against their colleague Charlie Rose.

Alabama Senate race gets even stranger as Democrat quotes Ivanka in ad

A new ad for Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones quotes Republican Sen. Richard Shelby, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Ivanka Trump, saying there is no reason to doubt the women who have accused Roy Moore of sexual misconduct.

Presidential turkey pardons: A look back

The presidential pardon of the Thanksgiving turkey has become an annual event. Here's a look back from Truman to Obama.

Trump says he's declaring North Korea a terrorism sponsor

Trump said the designation would trigger further sanctions and penalties' and that it supports our maximum pressure campaign to isolate the murderous regime.'

Roy Moore accuser: 'I wonder how many me's he doesn't know'

Leigh Corfman, the first woman to accuse Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual assault, elaborated on the alleged encounter on NBC's Today' show Monday.

Alt-right free speech event in Boston met with counterprotest

A few dozen free speech advocates rallied peacefully Saturday on Boston Common but just like last summer's event, they were outnumbered by counterprotesters.

Alt-right free speech event in Boston met with counter-protest

A few dozen free speech advocates rallied peacefully Saturday on Boston Common but just like last summer's event, they were outnumbered by counter-protesters.

Trump: 'Hillary, get on with your life'

President Trump attacks Hillary Clinton again after she questions the 'legitimacy' of his win.

Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'

Despite Trump's statement, a Fish and Wildlife Service official confirmed that the ban on elephant hunting trophies from Zambia had been lifted effective Nov. 7. And the ban on trophies from Zimbabwe was lifted on Friday morning, about 11 hours before Trump's tweet.

Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'

President Trump, overruling a rule change by his Interior Department, said on Friday that he would keep in place for the time being a ban on importing elephant hunting trophies  from Zimbabwe and Zambia. Trump announced the move on Twitter Friday evening after a day of uncertainty and protests over ...

Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'

Elephants use their trunks to smell for possible danger in Kenya. WASHINGTON — President Trump, overruling a rule change by his Interior Department, said on Friday that he would keep in place for the time being a ban on importing elephant hunting trophies  from Zimbabwe and Zambia. Trump ...

Doubts surface about key witness in Uranium One probe of Clinton

Federal officials have serious questions about the credibility of a key witness in congressional investigations of Hillary Clinton's role in the Uranium One sale.

White House says decision to lift ban on elephant hunting trophies from Africa has not been 'finalized'

A U.S. ban on importing elephant hunting trophies from two countries in Africa is set to expire Friday, but White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the move is not final.'

All hail Roy Moore at 'pro-family' rally, while accusations pile up

A pro-family' rally in Birmingham, Ala., featured tributes to embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore by a parade of supporters — including one with a stalking conviction and one who has blamed Hurricane Sandy on gay marriage – but no comments from Moore himself on the latest accusations against ...

All hail Roy Moore at 'pro-family' rally, while accusations pile up

A pro-family' rally in Birmingham, Ala., featured tributes to embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore by a parade of supporters – including one with a stalking conviction and one who has blamed Hurricane Sandy on gay marriage – but no comments from Moore himself on the latest accusations against ...

The women who have accused Roy Moore

Roy Moore, the Republican Senate candidate from Alabama, has seen his campaign derailed in the past week as nine women have accused him of behavior ranging from uncomfortable and unwanted overtures to sexual assault.

Franken backs ethics investigation after woman accuses him of groping her

Sen. Al Franken apologized to radio anchor Leeann Tweeden after she said he groped her in 2006. She posted a photo of the incident.

Roy Moore fights his inner demons. It's not pretty.

When someone like Roy Moore, the GOP candidate for Senate from Alabama, runs for office as the arbiter of private morality, it's worth asking yourself what he might be running from.

Moore attorney to accuser: Hand over the yearbook

An attorney for Senate hopeful Roy Moore tries to discredit Moore's accuser.