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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims in his State of Union address

WASHINGTON (AP) — The AP is fact-checking remarks from President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Here's a look at some of the claims we've examined (quotations from the speech as delivered or as released by the White House before delivery):<p>WAGE GAINS<p>TRUMP: "After years and years of wage …

Immigration

Arians: 30 touches isn't too much for David Johnson, because we'll 'take care of him'

The last time someone averaged 30 touches per game? 1984<p>David Johnson made headlines when he recently revealed he wants to record 1,000 receiving …

Jay Cutler had no idea there was retirement paperwork, insists playing days are over

The former Bears quarterback also said Tony Romo might be 'leaving the door open' to return<p>The careers of Brett Favre and Peyton Manning have made it …

Congressional Black Caucus: Trump and His Administration Don’t Care About Black People

Rep. Cedric L. Richmond, Democrat from New Orleans and chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, wrote a three-page letter Wednesday to Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

NBA Draft 2017: Breaking down the biggest needs for all 30 teams

What will the Celts and Lakers do? Can the Pacers replace a soon-to-be departing Paul George?<p>The NBA Draft is Thursday and teams are looking at …

Religious Liberals Sat Out of Politics for 40 Years. Now They Want in the Game.

In Nashville, a crowd of ministers carrying palm fronds occupied the governor’s office during Holy Week, demanding the expansion of Medicaid to cover more of the uninsured. In California and 16 other states, an interfaith network has organized thousands of volunteers to swoop into action when …

Authorities seize 330 endangered tortoises in Malaysia

Authorities in Malaysia seize 330 endangered tortoises being smuggled through Kuala Lumpur airport, valued at over $277,000.

Busting the Myth of Friday the 13th and the Knights Templar

The medieval religious order that fought in the Crusades is a favored subject of superstition.<p>The origins of superstitions can be hard to pin down. There are often several theories about how they started, and a bunch of people ready to debunk those theories. Friday the 13th is one such example.<p>If …

Getting started with your new Android phone

Congrats on your new Android phone or tablet! Whether it's your first or fifth, there are a few tips and tricks that can help get it ready for you. Setting up your device requires a bit more than simply powering it up; you'll want to turn on a few helpful settings, make sure everything is current, …

Turing phone thrown against concrete and dunked in water... survives

If you have been following our coverage of the Turing Phone you will know this is no typical handset. This phone is secure inside and out. Not only does it maintain your information private, but it also keeps it safe with a body that can withstand rough handling like we very seldom see.<p>The Turing …

FBI made 10 surveillance flights over Baltimore protests last spring

The FBI used low-flying planes to capture hours of video footage and other intelligence during protests over police brutality in Baltimore, according to documents obtained by the ACLU. The documents, released under the Freedom of Information Act, show that the federal agency helped local law …

Oregon shooting: Gunman was student in class where he killed 9

<b>Roseburg, Oregon (CNN) —</b> The man who gunned down nine people at an Oregon community college was enrolled in the class where the fatal shootings occurred, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said Friday.<p>At an earlier news conference, Hanlin identified the nine dead, who range in age from 18 to 67:<p>-- …

The 5 Commandments of Personal Development

Are you drowning under the sea of information on personal development? You wonder what you should really focus on in order to get results?<p>It is while …

How Gratefulness Leads to Mindfulness

<i>I made God an offer She couldn't refuse.</i><p>I would be grateful for everything in my life, all my experiences - no matter how hard, no matter how painful, no matter what. For as long as I lived.<p>What did I get in return?<p>Something beyond my wildest dreams.<p><b>When you wake up, what comes to mind first -</b> …

How Spirituality Can Help You Beat Addiction, According To Science

Spirituality is about feeling connected to others and the world around you. And though they may seem at opposite ends of the spectrum, addiction and …

Jaybird X2 Bluetooth headset announced, even better than its predecessor

When it comes to Bluetooth headphones, there’s not many good options out there, but Jaybird has managed to become one of those manufacturer we always keep in mind. Their BlueBuds X headphones did amazingly in our review, and the company has improved these even further with the latest iteration. …

Officers Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Denver Teen Jessica Hernandez

Two Denver police officers will not be prosecuted in the shooting death of a 17-year-old girl, who was killed after she allegedly drove a car toward the officers in January, Denver's district attorney announced Friday.<p>Officers Gabriel Jordan and Daniel Greene's decisions to shoot Jessica Hernandez …

​What you need to know about shooting raw images on your phone

Shooting in raw is a term that's been familiar to digital camera users for several years now, but it's only recently started to spread out into the world of camera phones. It has various advantages compared to taking photos in JPEG format, but it does require a couple of changes in how you take …

Omar Khadr: I don't wish people to love me

The youngest person ever to be held at the military prison in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba has discussed his experience and his hopes for the future after he was freed on bail earlier this month.<p>In 2002, Canadian national Omar Khadr, aged 15 at the time, was alleged to have thrown a grenade at US troops …

Warriors, Oracle in high gear for conference finals

Golden State Warriors fans are gearing up with every bit of yellow and blue they can for Thursday night's Game 2 of the Western Conference finals …

Buy an LG G4, get a free memory card and spare battery

One of the best things about the LG G4 is that it offers both a microSD card slot and a removable battery, two hardware features that aren’t present on the Samsung Galaxy S6 and a number of recent handsets from various manufacturers. In order to showcase these features, LG has launched a new …

Mobile Technology

WJZ | CBS Baltimore on Twitter: "WATCH LIVE: Large, peaceful demonstration at City Hall: http://t.co/6Yfqam9lDP http://t.co/joou1SUbYH"

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt on Twitter: "Protesters on the move in Baltimore as police prepare to enforce another night of curfew. @RonAllenNBC starts us off http://t.co/LYz4nDpTiR"

What's Next for Baltimore

A citywide curfew that went into effect late Tuesday until early Wednesday brought calm to Baltimore in the wake of riots that spotlighted deep …

Justice

Deputy charged in Tulsa shooting

<b>Tulsa, Oklahoma (CNN) —</b> The Tulsa County deputy who shot and killed a man instead of using his Taser now faces a manslaughter charge.<p>Video shows Reserve Deputy Robert Bates announcing he is going to deploy his Taser after an undercover weapons sting on April 2, but then shooting Eric Courtney …

Teacher suspended after class writes to Mumia Abu-Jamal

A teacher in New Jersey who assigned her third-grade class to write "get well" letters to a sick inmate convicted of killing a Philadelphia police …

How to Get Wall USB Ports Without Wiring Anything

The SnapPower faceplate fits right over your existing outlets<p>You may have seen those electrical outlets that incorporate USB ports, allowing you to charge your mobile devices without the blocky adapter. The new SnapPower Charger on Kickstarter makes this tech much simpler to install. There's no …