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Trump visits MLK memorial

President Donald Trump has paid a visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Washington on the holiday honoring the civil rights leader.     

Government shutdown not stopping IPO market

The US Securities and Exchange Commission is running with limited staff because of the partial government shutdown. But that's not stopping companies looking to go public on Wall Street.

Saturn's rings haven't always been there

While Saturn's rings may disappear in less than 100 million years because gravity is pulling them into the planet, apparently they haven't always surrounded the planet, either. The finding was published in the journal Science on Thursday.

Gillibrand doesn't shy away from her conservative past in Iowa

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand brought up the period in her life where she represented -- and personally reflected -- a conservative House district in upstate New York in response to the first question from a voter at the first event of her first trip to Iowa on Friday.

Pompeo considering Kansas Senate bid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is considering a run for a Kansas Senate seat seriously enough that he met Sunday with leading GOP consultant Ward Baker, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to CNN.