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No one in her school would walk out with her. So her dad did

Delilah Matrese is only 10 but she's very passionate about current events.She made climate change the topic of...

This is what shelter in place looks like during a school shooting

Jake Mailhiot, a 16-year-old junior at Forest High School in Ocala, Florida, took this photo after students and their...

David Hogg says voices from diverse communities need to be a focus if the #NeverAgain movement is to succeed

A lot of students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida ...

Stoneman Douglas students made a banner for Columbine High School

Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, are signing a banner that reads "Never Again."...

Coach Martha Karolyi again denies knowing of Larry Nassar's abuse

Famed gymnastic coach Bela Karolyi described the Larry Nassar scandal as "a bomb exploding" in the gymnastics world, ...

Stoneman Douglas students could be punished for taking part in the National School Walkout

The principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed in a February 14 school shooting, ...

Florida school district cancels walkouts after shooting

School walkouts have been cancelled district-wide in Marion County after a school shooting at Forest High School in O...

This Arizona teacher could make $50,000 more by teaching 10 minutes away in California

Arizona teacher Christina Carter lives about 5 miles from the California border and believes she could earn about $50...

Colorado governor won't rule out banning marijuana again. Here's why

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has two facts in front of him: Since 2014 crime has been rising in his state, outstri...

Student wounded in shooting at Florida high school, authorities say

A student was wounded after a shooting Friday morning at a high school in Ocala, Florida, the Marion County Sheriff's...

A small city in Georgia is fighting back against neo-Nazis in a novel way

Newnan, a small city southwest of Atlanta, is rarely in the news, and the 33,000 folks who call it home prefer it tha...

5 things for April 20: Comey memos, North Korea, Arizona teachers, YouTube, Berlin

Students at 2,500-schools will walk out today-to protest gun violence. Meet-the teen behind the event. Here's what el...

Syracuse University suspends fraternity after 'extremely racist' video emerges

Syracuse University has suspended a professional fraternity after video footage surfaced showing mem...

Columbine survivors and Parkland students rally for change 19 years after massacre

Just a few months ago, the word "Columbine" meant nothing to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Kayla Schaef...

LA Fitness apologizes after racial profiling allegations at club

LA Fitness has apologized after accusations that two black patrons at a New Jersey club were racially profiled and as...

Arizona teachers vote for statewide walkout

Arizona teachers overwhelmingly voted in favor of a statewide walkout next week, escalating their push for higher pay...

Grandmother accused of killing her husband and killing a woman to steal her identity captured in Texas

A grandmother accused of killing her husband before traveling across the country to impersonate and kill another woma...

Southwest gives $5,000 checks to passengers on Flight 1380

Some passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 received a $5,000 check after...

Backpacker trapped in the torrential rains in Hawaii survived by hiking 20 miles in sandals

For a group of friends in Hawaii, this past weekend was supposed to be filled with fun, laughs and a wedding engageme...

Rudy Giuliani Fast Facts

Here is a look at the life of Rudy Giulia...

Department of Veterans Affairs Fast Facts

Here is a look at the US Department of Veterans Affairs....

Lance Armstrong to pay US government $5 million to settle lawsuit

Cycling legend Lance Armstrong will pay the United States $5 million for using performance-enhancing drugs while the ...

2 Florida deputies killed by gunman while eating at a restaurant

Two deputies were killed Thursday when a man walked up to the window of a Florida restaurant where they were eating a...

Accused MS-13 East Coast kingpin arraigned on drug trafficking and conspiracy charges

The "highest ranking MS-13" member on the East Coast was arraigned Thursday on felony drug trafficking and conspiracy...

Surfing legend Laird Hamilton has been rescuing people from floods in Hawaii

Hours before the Gwilliam family would leave the Hawaiian island of Kauai, they became stranded. According to ...

83-year-old executed in Alabama is oldest inmate put to death in modern US history

Alabama has executed Walter Leroy Moody, 83, who had been convicted of murder for the mail bombing death of a federal...

Dick's Sporting Goods plans to destroy all the assault rifles it pulled off its shelves

Right after the mass shooting at a Florida high school earlier this year, Dick's Sporting Goods ...

Toddler shoots her mom with a gun her dad left in their car, police say

An Indiana man faces charges for leaving a loaded gun in the car with his family as he shopped, after his 3-year-old ...

Joe Biden honors student who was shot twice while stopping a rape

Not all heroes wear capes. Kyle Richard wears a SUNY Cortland football uniform.In summer 2017, the now college...

No criminal charges in Prince's death, attorney says

No criminal charges will be filed in relation to Prince's April 2016 death, Carver County attorney Mark Metz said in ...

Philadelphia's top cop apologizes to black men arrested at Starbucks

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross apologized Thursday to ...

This is what a baseball game looked like in a blacked-out Puerto Rico

On Wednesday night, the only bright light for miles in San Juan, Puerto Rico came from Hiram Bithorn Stadium. There,...

The Bay Area is long overdue for a major earthquake. When it hits, it could kill hundreds

It's 4:18 in the afternoon in Oakland, California. Deep below the city, the Hayward Fault -- one of the most active f...

What to expect from Friday's massive National School Walkout

If you think students are done protesting gun violence, get ready for the ...

Death of H.R. McMaster's father being investigated as 'suspicious'

Philadelphia police are investigating last week's death of H.R. McMaster's father as "suspicious," the department tol...

Firefighter who pulled Southwest flight victim back into plane 'felt a calling to help'

The Texas firefighter who helped pull a passenger back into the plane during a deadly Southwest Airlines emergency sp...

George H.W. Bush Fast Facts

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3 men convicted in plot to attack Somali immigrants with weapon of mass destruction

A federal jury found three men guilty of conspiring to bomb a Kansas apartment complex to target Somali refugees....

5 things for April 19: Trump, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Syria, airline safety

New research suggests the cognitive effects of marijuana use, though significant, ...

Widespread power outage persists in Puerto Rico

In another blow to its recovery efforts, an island-wide power outage left most of Puerto Rico in the dark, with only ...

Hidden crack in Southwest jet engine at center of NTSB investigation

The National Transportation Safety Board is finishing up its initial examination into the ...

Southwest pilot, a former Navy fighter pilot, praised for her 'nerves of steel' during emergency

Things looked grim aboard the Southwest Airlines flight, but you wouldn't have guessed it hearing the air of calm fro...

Pittsburgh police ordered to bring riot gear in case Trump fires Mueller

Pittsburgh police ordered its detectives to bring riot gear to work Thursday in anticipation of protests should Presi...

Southwest pilots righted plane quickly after engine failed

[Breaking news update, published at 10:20 p.m. ET]Southwest Airlines released a statement fro...

Southwest passenger prayed when engine failed midair

The Rev. Timothy Bourman said he grabbed his wife's hand and prayed Tuesday as his Southwest flight dropped in midair...

AMI agrees to let Karen McDougal out of contract

Karen McDougal, the former Playboy Playmate who says she had an affair with Donald Trump and then unwittingly entered...

Minnesota prosecutor to announce if Prince's death will lead to charges

Carver County Attorney Mark Metz will announce Thursday whether anyone will be charged in connection to Prince's deat...

Most of Puerto Rico still without power

Puerto Rico has suffered an island-wide power outage, its power authority said Wednesday -- nearly s...

Witness says Cosby accuser talked about fabricating sexual assault claims against a celebrity for money

Andrea Constand once said she could fabricate sexual assault claims against a high-profile celebrity for financial ga...

Southwest emergency landing puts focus on engine safety

Just look at the left engine of Southwest Flight 1380, and it's obvious that something terrible befell that machine....

Manhattan nanny found guilty in deaths of two children in her care

A New York nanny accused of murdering two children she was trusted to care for has learned her fate in a Manhattan co...

This wasn't the first time a Southwest jet lost a fan blade in its engine

Investigators don't yet know what caused the engine failure that forced Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 to an emergenc...

New York Gov. Cuomo gives parolees the right to vote in his state

All felons who have served their time will now have their right to vote restored in New York.During a National...

Memphis took down two Confederate statues. State lawmakers are punishing the city for it

Late last year, Memphis took down a pair of Confederate statues from a park.On Tuesday, lawmakers in the Tenne...

New York City bans open-door tours from its heliport after deadly crash. But none take off from there

Open-door helicopter flights may no longer take off from New York City's major downtown heliport, officials announced...

Giant tumbleweeds are causing giant headaches for this California town

A California town has been overrun with tumbleweeds -- lots and lots of tumbleweeds.Strong winds, with gusts t...

The reward has been doubled in the cold case that inspired 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'

A woman is found murdered by the side of a road. Her grieving parent, upset that the killing remains unsolved, rents ...

Read a love letter Bush Sr. sent to Barbara Bush during World War II

In 1943, George H.W. Bush was more than 40 years away from becoming the 41st President of the United States. He was 1...

Hart family crash: Body ID'd as 12-year-old Ciera Hart

A sixth member of the Hart family has been confirmed dead after the clan's SUV plunged off a Northern California clif...

The Southwest Airlines victim was a Wells Fargo executive and mom of two

Jennifer Riordan, a well-known leader and altruist from New Mexico, died Tuesday when a ...

Linda lost her son in Parkland. Kelsey lost her favorite teacher. But he still brought them together

When a gunman opened fire in her Parkland, Florida, high school in February, Kelsey Friend huddled in a classroom whi...

James Comey Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life of James Comey, former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.Pe...

Pulitzer Prizes Fast Facts

Here's a look at the Pulitzer Prizes. The prizes are presented...

NTSB: Engine in deadly Southwest jet incident missing a fan blade

Passengers aboard a Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines flight Tuesday struggled to pull a woman back into the plane afte...

Police release 911 call in arrest of black Starbucks customers

The 911 call that brought police to a Starbucks in Philadelphia, resulting in the arrest of two African-American cust...

Statue of doctor who experimented on enslaved women removed from Central Park

A statue of Dr. James Marion Sims is being removed on Tuesday from Central Park. The decision was approved by New Yor...

McKayla Maroney questions if gymnastics was worth it in first speech since Nassar abuse case

McKayla Maroney questioned whether or not her star gymnastics career "was really even worth it" because of the fallou...

Lawsuit alleges 'forced labor' in immigrant detention

A new class-action lawsuit alleges the private company behind one of the nation's largest immigrant detention centers...

The ACLU says there's a large disparity in police stops in area where Starbucks arrest happened

The area of Philadelphia where two men were arrested while waiting at a Starbucks last week has what the American Civ...

This Oklahoma school district wants to send every student to the Capitol

The teachers' walkout is officially over -- so one school district is sending its students to the state capital....

Video shows Cambridge police tackle and punch black Harvard student during arrest

Cambridge police have launched an internal investigation after a video showed officers tackling and punching a naked ...

Grandmother accused of killing her husband may also have killed a woman to steal her identity

A nationwide manhunt is underway for a grandmother known as "Losing Streak Lois" to authorities, who believe she kill...

She survived cancer three times. Hypothermia wasn't going to stop her from finishing the Boston Marathon

Thought a cold rain and hypothermia were going to stop Mary Shertenlieb from finishing the Boston Marathon? You obvio...

DC police officer training now includes trips to the African American history museum

The police department in Washington DC has added a nearly 10-hour training program that includes a trip to the Nation...

Actor Harry Anderson found dead in North Carolina home, police say

Actor Harry Anderson, known for playing Judge Harry Stone on the NBC sitcom "Night Court," was found dead in his home...

Stars join Parkland students for benefit concert

Drama students past and present shared the stage Monday night for a benefit concert featuring stars and survivors of ...

Sacramento police release more footage in Stephon Clark shooting

The Sacramento Police Department on Monday released hours of additional video footage and 911 calls from a fatal poli...

Cafe shut down after protesters enter, chanting 'Starbucks coffee is anti-black!'

Anger over two black men being perp-walked out of a Philadelphia Starbucks continued to simmer Monday, with protests ...

John McCain Fast Facts

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Boston Marathon Fast Facts

Here's a look at the Boston Marathon, run from Hopkinton to Boston. The finish line is in front of the Boston Public ...

Colorado teachers rally for more funding

Inspired by teachers in other states, Colorado educators brought demands for more funding to the streets on Monday....

Puerto Rico's power outage is now the second-largest blackout on record

You may have thought the world had run out of superlatives to describe the misery that Hurricane Maria brought to Pue...

6 things we learned from Andrea Constand's testimony in Cosby's trial

Andrea Constand, the central figure in the criminal trial of Bill Cosby, testified over two days that the former TV i...

Andrea Constand says she settled with Bill Cosby because 'we just wanted it over'

Andrea Constand, the key witness in Bill Cosby's retrial on indecent assault charges, testified during cross-examinat...

Body of missing California boy found 6 miles from where the rest of his family died

The bodies of two members of a California family of four who went missing earlier this month were found inside a vehi...

Robert Mueller Fast Facts

Here is a look at the life of Robert Mueller, Special Counsel for the United States Department of Justice and former ...

American woman and Japanese man win Boston Marathon's elite divisions

An American woman and a Japanese man won the elite divisions in the Boston Marathon Monday, the first time runners fr...

7 inmates killed in fights at South Carolina prison

Seven inmates were killed and 17 others were injured overnight at a South Carolina prison -- the fourth deadly incide...

Robert Durst to appear in court on a murder charge in his friend's death

Millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst is due in a Los Angeles court Monday, accused of killing his friend Susan B...

5 things for April 16: James Comey, Michael Cohen, Barbara Bush

Apple put out a memo warning employees about leaking. Of course ...

Severe weather hits South, North and Midwest

Harsh weather in the South, North and Midwest left at least one man dead in North Carolina and thousands without powe...

This is not the first time transgender athletes have run in the Boston Marathon. Here's why it still matters.

The Boston Marathon has made headlines in recent days for its inclusion of transgender runners. But organizers say th...

Paid summer breaks and other common myths about teachers

As teachers in several states across the United States protest for higher pay and more funding for public education, ...

Colorado teachers plan their own Capitol rally Monday

After seeing teachers in other states agitate for more funding, Colorado educators are taking their turn.At le...

People run course that spells out 'Boston' on 5th anniversary of bombings

People in Boston came together Sunday to run a course that spelled out the city's name, five years after deadly bomb ...

A video of black men being arrested at Starbucks. Three very different reactions.

A viral video of two black men being arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks has elicited three very different responses...

As Coachella heats up, a wildfire raged nearby

Coachella is heating up, and it's not just because of ...

Starbucks CEO calls arrest of two black men at Philadelphia store 'reprehensible'

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson responded to public outcry over the ...

Boston holds moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. to commemorate marathon bombing

The city of Boston held a moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. on Sunday as part of the fifth anniversary of the Boston Mar...

Prominent gay rights lawyer sets himself on fire in protest suicide

A prominent gay rights attorney who led lawsuits legalizing same-sex marriage set himself on fire in Brooklyn on Satu...

Barbara Bush Fast Facts

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BALCO Fast Facts

Here's a look at BALCO, the lab that provided steroids to several professional athletes, including baseball player ...

Virginia Tech Shootings Fast Facts

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Chris Brown Fast Facts

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Whitey Bulger Fast Facts

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Scott Peterson Trial Fast Facts

Here is some background information about the Scott Peterson trial. He was convicted in November 2004 of murdering hi...

Violence Against US Politicians and Diplomats Fast Facts

Here's some background information about violence against US politicians and diplomats throughout history.Pres...

Hank Greenberg Fast Facts

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Drunk, drugged and possibly on the run: The Hart family's final days

Three children remain missing and so many questions persist in the mystery of how the Hart family's SUV ended up at t...

Satellite images show craters at alleged Syrian chemical weapons facilities

The Syrians say some targeted sites didn't receive any damage. Satellite images given to CNN appear to show the contr...

US weekend forecast: Triple threat of heavy rains, wildfires and blizzard

Harsh weather systems are unleashing three sets of menacing conditions Saturday: thunderstorms and tornado risks in t...

Teen says he was asking for directions, but homeowner shot at him

A Michigan man is out on bail after police said he fired a shotgun at a teenager who had stopped at his house to ask ...

Terminix employee indicted in family's pesticide poisoning

A Terminix employee has been charged in relation to 2015 pesticide use at a US Virgin Islands resort that left a Dela...

March for Science draws smaller crowds than last year, but attendees are still passionate

Crowds turned out in cities around the world Saturday for the second annual March for Science.Saturday's crowd...

US Census Fast Facts

Here's some background information about the census, a count of ...

CIA Leak Fast Facts

Here's a look at the 2003 CIA leak involving then-operative Valerie Plame and senior members of the ...

He won the $533 million Mega Millions jackpot the second time he played

Richard Wahl had $22 in his pocket to buy gas, a Diet Coke and a few Mega Millions lottery tickets. Days later, he wo...

Oklahoma wildfires kill 1, force evacuations

Wildfires have killed one person and forced the evacuation of four towns in Oklahoma, authorities said.The sta...

Kentucky teachers rally in 'day of action' at state Capitol

Inspired by her special needs students, Leslie Busch joined her fellow teachers Friday at the state Capitol in Frankf...

Jennifer Hart had alcohol in her system at time of fatal crash

Jennifer Hart, the mother who drove her family off an oceanside cliff in a fatal crash, had a blood alcohol level tha...

Tornado strikes Arkansas; US braces for triple weather threat

A tornado destroyed several residences Friday in Mountainburg, a town in western Arkansas, the National Weather Servi...

The Fight for $15 takes on the 'Jim Crow economy'

The schoolchildren who faced water hoses and police dogs in Birmingham gave the civil rights movement one of its most...

Hart family left shortly after child services visited, neighbor told agency

The Hart family packed up and left their home in Washington state shortly after a worker from child protective servic...

Andrea Constand testifies in Bill Cosby assault retrial: 'I couldn't fight him off'

Andrea Constand, the key witness in Bill Cosby's retrial on indecent assault charges, testified Friday that she drank...

Trapped and dying in a minivan, desperate Ohio teen calls 911 for help that doesn't find him

The 911 recordings are gut-wrenching."I probably don't have much time left.- Tell my mom I love her, if I die,...

Officer won't face charges in Kansas swatting death

The Wichita police officer who shot and killed a man last year while responding to what turned out to be a prank call...

3 Californias? The initiative to break up the state may be on the ballot in November

Should the country's most populous state be split into three separate states? California voters might be able to make...

On average, at least 1 officer has been shot to death every week this year

In the first 15 weeks of this year, 17 law enforcement officers across the US have been shot and killed in the line o...

How the Hart parents isolated their children to hide signs of abuse

Jennifer and Sarah Hart's 6-year-old daughter told a Minnesota public school teacher in 2010 that she had "owies" on ...

Oklahoma teacher walkout ends

After nine days, the Oklahoma teacher walkout is ending, the state's largest teachers union said on Thursday. But tea...

Arizona governor offers teachers 20% pay raise, but educators have questions

Faced with growing pressure from educators, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey announced Thursday his plan to give teachers ...

Parkland paramedics delayed by chaos at school, new audio recordings reveal

When gunfire erupted at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February, paramedics sped toward the school, sirens b...

A Pennsylvania school district is arming its teachers with 600 miniature baseball bats

After the shooting in Parkland, Florida, a school district in suburban Erie, Pennsylvania, began formulating a school...

Power returning to Puerto Rico after massive outage caused by fallen tree

Puerto Rico was hit with a massive power outage, the power authority said Thursday -- nearly seven months after Hurri...

Stoneman Douglas teacher arrested after leaving gun in public bathroom

A teacher at the Parkland, Florida, high school where 17 students and teachers were shot to death was arrested for al...

5 takeaways from Janice Dickinson's testimony at Bill Cosby's trial

Bill Cosby gave Janice Dickinson a blue pill that made her unable to move in Lake Tahoe in 1982, she testified in Mon...

Janice Dickinson remembers feeling 'anger, disgust and ashamed' in testimony on alleged rape by Bill Cosby

Reality TV star and supermodel Janice Dickinson testified in court Thursday that she confronted Bill Cosby and wanted...

Why there will never be another hurricane named Harvey, Irma, Maria or Nate

Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate: These four names will never be forgotten in the Caribbean and the Gulf Coast after the ...

Teacher who fired gun during safety lesson, hurting student, to step down

A California teacher who fired a Glock into the ceiling during a lesson, injuring a student, will resign after the ac...

What to know before pledging a fraternity or sorority

As America's colleges send out acceptance letters this season, a new crop of students will ask themselves a big quest...

Letter asks judge to show mercy on Parkland shooter

The latest in a string of letters sympathetic to the young man who shot and killed 17 people at a Florida high school...

Showdowns over teacher pay and school funding continue in 3 states

Teachers in Oklahoma and Kentucky continue to press lawmakers for better pay and conditions, while Arizona's educator...

911 caller reported Hart family's child jumped out of house window and begged for help

In photos, the Hart family was all smiles, projecting an image of a diverse, modern family with two white mothers and...

ICE raided a meatpacking plant. More than 500 kids missed school the next day

Jessica Bailiff looked out at her class and saw empty desks where her students were supposed to be.The physics...

5 things for April 12: White House, Facebook, Pope Francis, plane crash, Gulf Stream

Airlines may soon offer an exciting new class of travel, as long as you're OK sleeping ...-...

3 men were beaten after Miami Beach's gay pride parade. Was it a hate crime?

The Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office is reviewing evidence to determine if four men should be charged with hate cri...

California to send National Guard to border, but governor says they won't be there to support D.C. policies

California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to send more National Guard troops to the border with Mexico, but said Wednesd...

Vermont governor signs sweeping gun control measures

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott on Wednesday signed sweeping gun control measures -- including limits on the size of magazine...

Nikolas Cruz, brother might have $1 million in bank, attorney says

Nikolas Cruz could be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, his public defender said Wednesday as the Florida schoo...

Arizona teachers hold 'walk-ins' before school to demand better pay

Arizona high school teacher Justin McLellan says he's loved being a history instructor for 15 years -- but he can't...

Family missing after SUV sinks into California river, police say

A family of four taking a West Coast road trip has vanished, and the disappearance coincides with a report of a vehic...

'You remember, don't you, Mr. Cosby?' witness asks in court after describing alleged assault

As the judge in Bill Cosby's trial called for the lunch break Wednesday, Chelan Lasha interrupted him from the witnes...

Flint residents rally in Michigan's capital against end of bottled water program

Some Flint, Michigan, residents angry about the state's decision to end a free bottled water program took their outra...

To protest gun violence, a California high school's magazine has a physical bullet hole

After the February shooting in Parkland, Florida, the editors of Palo Alto High School's student magazine wanted to m...

This 20-year-old wants to interview every WWII combat veteran he can before it's too late

Ever since he was little, Rishi Sharma has enjoyed learning about the Second World War. Now he's taken his passion a ...

Mark Zuckerberg has been apologizing for online privacy problems since he was a student at Harvard

"I hope you understand, this is not how I meant for things to go, and I apologize for any harm done as a result of my...

Paul Ryan Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life of Paul Ryan, speaker of the US House of Representatives.Personal: Birth date: Janua...

Puerto Rico to get $18 billion from HUD for Hurricane Maria recovery

Puerto Rico will receive about $18.5 billion from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development to repair and fo...

5 things for April 11: Trump & Rosenstein, Facebook, China, Israel, Antarctica

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have released their wedding invitation list. Are you on it?-We (and the Trumps and the...

They marched across Oklahoma. Now Tulsa teachers are ready to confront lawmakers

Many teachers go the extra mile for students. Tulsa teachers just walked 110 miles for theirs.For the past wee...

Historian stole nearly 300 dog tags of WWII fallen soldiers from National Archives, authorities say

Hundreds of World War II dog tags disappeared for years as Antonin DeHays constantly visited the National Archives....

Kentucky governor signs controversial pension bill as teachers call for rally

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin signed a controversial pension reform bill that is firmly opposed by a teachers' group, whic...

Sacramento police issue new rules on muting body cameras

The Sacramento Police Department has issued new direction on how and when officers can mute their body cameras, ...

Tennessee mother saw husband kill her 5-year-old son who had autism, authorities say

The mother of a 5-year-old boy who was reported missing in Tennessee last week told police she was present when her s...

Former US Senate candidate Roy Moore countersues accuser

Former US Senate candidate Roy Moore has filed a countersuit against Leigh Corfman, one of the women who accused him ...

Broward schools don't plan to arm teachers

The school board in Broward County, Florida -- where a gunman killed 17 students and staff members at one of its high...

Dreamers in Arizona are no longer eligible for cheaper in-state tuition, court rules

Arizona students covered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program can no longer receive breaks on col...

Tape shows CA sheriff saying it's 'better financially' to kill suspects than to 'cripple' them

A 12-year-old video showing a sheriff discussing the cost of inmate and suspect deaths has sparked controversy in the...

Bill Cosby's defense says 'so-called victim' was after comedian's money

Bill Cosby's defense attorney in opening statements Tuesday described Andrea Constand as a "so-called victim" who was...

Sinclair TV host resigns after making vulgar comment about Parkland student David Hogg

Another conservative commentator is facing criticism, and consequences, for making indelicate comments about David Ho...

6 dead in small plane crash at Arizona golf course

A small plane crashed at a central Arizona golf course shortly after takeoff from a nearby airport Monday night, leav...

A sea of Mark Zuckerberg cutouts has taken over the Capitol lawn

An army of 100 life-sized cutouts of Mark Zuckerbergs took over the US Capitol lawn ahead of the Facebook founder's ...

Hart family crash: Autopsy set for body found in ocean, but ID could take weeks

An autopsy is scheduled Tuesday for a body found near the Northern California site where an SUV plunged off a cliff l...

How students are affected during Oklahoma teachers' walkout

Many Oklahoma schools are closed, but their students still can't get away from standardized testing.While teac...

5 things for April 10: Michael Cohen, Syria, Cosby trial, spy poisoning, Facebook

If you want to send a wedding gift to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, hold up. They want you to ...

There was no working smoke alarm in the Trump Tower apartment where deadly fire started, source says

The Trump Tower apartment where a deadly fire started Saturday had no working smoke alarm, a New York City Fire Depar...

Bill Cosby paid accuser $3.38 million in 2006 settlement, prosecutors say

Bill Cosby paid $3.38 million to the woman who said that he drugged and assaulted her as part of a 2006 civil settlem...

Tiger Woods Fast Facts

Here's a look at one of the most successful golfers in history, Tiger Woods.Personal: Birth date: December 30,...

2 hockey bus crash victims misidentified: One survived; the other did not

The coroner misidentified two of the Humboldt Broncos ...

Oklahoma teachers' walkout gains momentum in its 2nd week

Emboldened by support from across the country, Oklahoma teachers swarmed the state Capitol for a second week in their...

Floyd Mayweather's bodyguard shot outside ritzy Atlanta hotel, police say

A bodyguard for boxing champ Floyd Mayweather is recovering at an Atlanta hospital after being shot in the leg outsid...

David Hogg will take a gap year before college to work on the midterm elections

One of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School's most visible student activists will postpone his first year of college ...

5 things for April 9: Syria, Alaska 'bathroom bill,' Canada bus crash

Want to find out if you're among the 87 million whose personal data was shared with Cambridge Analytica? ...

Life coach Tony Robbins issues apology after comments on #MeToo movement

Life coach Tony Robbins apologized Sunday for his comments about the #MeToo movement after suggesting during a March ...

What cities and states are doing about guns since the Parkland shooting

Local and state lawmakers aren't holding their breath waiting for the federal government to take action on guns....

Flint Water Crisis Fast Facts

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Melania Trump Fast Facts

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