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Trump twice urges America to ‘heel,’ and a dictionary even joins the Twitter fray

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to applaud the people in Boston who he said were “speaking out” against bigotry and hate as they upstaged a small “free speech rally.” But Trump also called on the nation to “heel” — twice. Oops.

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The quick rise and humiliating fall of a white supremacist in Charlottesville

For a few triumphant hours, Chris Cantwell was the thick-armed embodiment of white nationalism to tens of millions of people - the star of VICE News and HBO’s Web documentary about last weekend’s rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia. But a week later he is better known as the “weepy white supremacist” or “weeping Nazi” who got banned from OkCupid.

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The Pacific Northwest's impossible choice

For hundreds of thousands of years, wild ocean salmon have been coming to the Pacific Northwest. Now, their existence is under threat, along with the communities they support.
Ali Rizvi and Sohail Al-Jamea McClatchy
The Pacific Northwest's impossible choice 1:51

The Pacific Northwest's impossible choice

'Immigrant' lion cub is a tiny miracle 1:51

'Immigrant' lion cub is a tiny miracle

How to Safely Watch a Solar Eclipse 1:20

How to Safely Watch a Solar Eclipse

Engineers solve a bicycle crash mystery 2:02

Engineers solve a bicycle crash mystery