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White nationalist Spencer speaks to packed room at Auburn

White nationalist Spencer speaks to packed room at Auburn

Stone, a law professor at the University of Chicago, in support of Spencer's right to speak at the university. Kimberly Costen, Auburn freshman, right, yells at supports for Richard Spencer right to speak at Auburn University on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Auburn, Ala.


Emergency in Egypt after deadly blasts

Emergency in Egypt after deadly blasts

The suicide bomber reportedly blew himself up when police prevented him from entering the church . Egyptian officials denounced the attack as an attempt to sow divisions in the country, while Francis sent his "deep condolences" to Coptic Christian Pope Tawadros II.


Coalition of nations needed to pressure North Korea, Pence says

Coalition of nations needed to pressure North Korea, Pence says

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Japanese leaders began talks Tuesday expected to focus largely on trade with America's anchor ally in the region, though tensions with North Korea loomed large. The long-scheduled tests in the Pacific are part of the US military's overall ballistic missile defense program to defend against North Korean or Iranian threats - but are, for now at least, aimed at ensuring the US can defend against a threat from North Korea, US defense officials said.


London Honors Slain Terror Attack Police Officer Keith Palmer

London Honors Slain Terror Attack Police Officer Keith Palmer

Thousands of police officers from across the country lined the funeral route to remember their colleague PC Keith Palmer, who was murdered in the Westminster terror attack . At the end of the service, his coffin was again placed inside the hearse, which also had floral tributes reading "husband", "uncle", "Keith" and "son", and driven away to a private ceremony for family and friends.


US, neighbors launch 2026 World Cup bid

US, neighbors launch 2026 World Cup bid

And, if successful, it would be just the second World Cup held in multiple countries (2002 in Korea and Japan was the first). But it's unlikely. Federation Internationale de Football Association has said bidders from Europe and Asia will be barred from hosting the 2026 tournament because Russia is staging the World Cup in 2018 and Qatar has the showpiece in 2022.



Get ready for Easter egg hunts

Hunts will be held every 30 minutes and reservations must be made ahead of time. Dogs will sniff out treat-filled eggs. Visit tinyurl.com/dinoegghunt to reserve your spot. Saturday. Kids assemble at 9:45 a.m., and the hunt for plastic eggs filled with candy or coins begins at 10 a.m. Parents may also enroll kids up to age 5 in the Imagination Library book program.