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Jul. 28, 2015

Video information on how to prepare your child mentally for the school year.

Jul. 27, 2015

NEW YORK - The Boy Scouts of America have ended a blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion because of their faith.

Jul. 27, 2015

Tourists are converging on Sayo, Japan to see the millions of sunflowers currently in bloom.

Jul. 27, 2015

The Apple Watch is heading to some Best Buy stores ahead of the holiday shopping season.

Jul. 27, 2015

A couple of new polls show support for Donald Trump is rising - even after he questioned John McCain's military service.

Jul. 27, 2015

Mass shootings have become an all too common event, but what can be done to stop them?

Jul. 27, 2015

July is National Cleft Palate Month, designed to raise awareness of a common birth defect that doctors have made great strides in correcting.

Jul. 27, 2015

The Coast Guard continues to search in the air and on the water Monday morning for the two Jupiter, Florida boys who went missing Friday.

Jul. 27, 2015

A flower famous for its foul smell is in full bloom at a botanical garden in California.

Jul. 27, 2015

Turkey's state-run news agency says police have raided homes in an Ankara neighborhood, detaining at least 15 people suspected of links to the Islamic State group as Turkey presses ahead with a major security sweep.

Jul. 27, 2015

The U.S. Navy is naming one of its warships after the upstate New York village that's home to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Jul. 26, 2015

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, died today nearly five months after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub of her home.

Jul. 24, 2015

The company deleted most references to Hogan on its website and issued a statement Friday saying it had terminated its contract with one of the biggest stars in the history of professional wrestling.

Jul. 23, 2015

Police in Lafayette, Louisiana, say a gunman waited 20 minutes into the showing of the comedy "Trainwreck" before he stood up and opened fire on the crowd.

Jul. 23, 2015

UPPAbaby is recalling 71,000 strollers and seats because of a choking hazard, saying children could bite off a piece of the stroller's foam crossbar, according to federal regulators.

Jul. 23, 2015

Scientists have identified the best bet yet for an Earth-like planet that might harbor life.

Jul. 23, 2015

Police in eastern Oklahoma say two teenagers have been taken into custody following the deaths of five people.

Jul. 22, 2015

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says avian flu is to blame for the rising cost of eggs and that it's imperative to fund government efforts to stop the spread of the illness.

Jul. 22, 2015

"Ragtime" author E.L. Doctorow has died in New York. He was 84.

Jul. 21, 2015

The City of Utica announced Tuesday that U.S. flags flying at all city buildings will fly at half staff to honor the five servicemen killed in a shooting in Tennessee last week.

Jul. 21, 2015

We've all seen men flaunting their "dad bods" online recently. The ones who look more like "Michelin" than "Marlboro" men. Now a new study confirms - fatherhood really does appear to cause weight gain!

Jul. 21, 2015

A new report on child welfare suggests that there are more U.S. children living in poverty than before the Great Recession.

Jul. 21, 2015

Bill Cosby's decade-old testimony about his philandering could be used against him in court by some of the women who accuse him of sexual assault.

Jul. 20, 2015

17-year-old Proctor HS graduate Hilda Jordan is headed to the White House for lunch with the First Lady.

Jul. 20, 2015

New research suggests poor sleep may increase people's risk of Alzheimer's disease, by spurring a brain-clogging gunk that in turn further interrupts shut-eye.

Jul. 20, 2015

The online photo websites of Rite Aid, CVS, Costco and Wal-Mart Canada remain offline in the wake of a possible data breach at the company that hosts all four sites.

Jul. 20, 2015

After years of tabloid gossip, country music's top couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert announced their divorce after four years of marriage.

Jul. 20, 2015

More than five decades of Cold War and lingering enmity have come to an end with the United States and Cuba restoring full diplomatic relations.

Jul. 20, 2015

Darla Neugebauer says she used poor judgment, but isn't sorry for yelling at a crying toddler in her Portland, Maine restaurant.

Jul. 20, 2015

Senator John McCain says presidential candidate Donald Trump owes veterans an apology following recent comments claiming P.O.W.s aren't heroes.

Jul. 20, 2015

The World Series of Bocce returned to the Toccalana Club on East Dominick Street in Rome for the 30th year, Thursday, in preparation for a weekend of family fun, and intense competition, and results are in!

Jul. 20, 2015

Greek banks are open again, but many restrictions on transactions, including cash withdrawals, remain.

Jul. 17, 2015

The Marine Corps has identified the four men killed in an attack on military facilities in Tennessee.

Jul. 16, 2015

A gunman killed four Marines on Thursday in attacks on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, authorities said. A police officer and a Marine recruiter were injured in the rampage.

Jul. 16, 2015

The hit reality show "will no longer appear on the air," the network told The Associated Press on Thursday.

Jul. 15, 2015

ATHENS, Greece - Greece's Parliament has approved an austerity bill demanded by bailout creditors, despite a significant level of dissent from the governing leftist Syriza party.

Jul. 15, 2015

Tennessee is pulling the plug on an anti-drunk driving campaign widely criticized as sexist and inappropriate. Tennessee has suspended a new anti-drunk driving campaign that some are calling insensitive, insulting and infuriating.

Jul. 15, 2015

Marine veteran gives new home to bomb-sniffing dog he served with during his time in Afghanistan.It's been a couple of years since Lance Corporal Andrew Harmon returned from his tour of duty in Afghanistan, and a couple of years since he saw the dog who worked side by side with for seven months.

Jul. 14, 2015

Missouri seamstress creates custom capes and superhero costumes for children battling severe illnesses.

Jul. 14, 2015

Closing arguments are set to begin Tuesday in the trial of James Holmes, the man accused of gunning down 12 people and injuring dozens more in an Aurora, Colorado movie theater.

Jul. 14, 2015

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft successfully flew by Pluto.

Jul. 14, 2015

Here are the latest developments involving an agreement between Iran and world powers in Vienna over the Islamic Republic's nuclear program.

Jul. 14, 2015

The field of Republican presidential candidates is now slightly more crowded. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has officially entered the race.

Jul. 14, 2015

Now that a reputed drug lord has escaped from prison in Mexico, he's regaining an infamous title some 2,000 miles away in Chicago.

Jul. 14, 2015

The family of a black man who died after being placed in a white police officer's chokehold plan to discuss the $5.9 million settlement reached with the city.

Jul. 14, 2015

A senior diplomat says a landmark Iran nuclear agreement has been reached after clearing final obstacles.

Jul. 13, 2015

NEW YORK, NY - The executive committee of the Boy Scouts of America has unanimously approved a resolution that would end the organization's blanket ban on gay adult leaders and let individual scout units set their own policy on the long-divisive issue.

Jul. 13, 2015

Escaped again. Authorities in Mexico continue their all-out manhunt for drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who officials say escaped Saturday from a maximum security prison.

Jul. 13, 2015

New Miss USA Olivia Jordan spoke of the need to discuss race relations en route to her pageant victory. Jordan, who's from Oklahoma, won the title during a pageant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday night.

Jul. 12, 2015

When Army Sgt. Patrick Hart went to Canada a decade ago rather than serve in the war in Iraq, he expected to be welcomed the same way as thousands of American military war resisters during the Vietnam era.

Jul. 12, 2015

An iconic Texas restaurant chain will not allow the open carrying of guns on its properties, taking a stand against a new law allowing the practice in many public places.

Jul. 10, 2015

Judge sentences children to juvenile detention after they refuse to attend visitation with their father.

Jul. 10, 2015

Authorities work to determine if girl found dead on Massachusetts beach is the baby who vanished in Michigan four years ago.

Jul. 10, 2015

Heading out to celebrate Boilermaker events this weekend? Montgomery County Public Health wants to remind everyone that the hot weather can cause serious health effects – even death for some people.

Jul. 10, 2015

Thousands of people are expected to attend a parade, in New York City, honoring the third consecutive win by the U.S. women's soccer team at the Women's World Cup.

Jul. 10, 2015

An honor guard from the South Carolina Highway Patrol will take down the Confederate flag that has flown on the grounds of the Statehouse for more than 50 years.

Jul. 9, 2015

The artificial sweetener in Diet Pepsi is about to change, but fans of the old formula may still be able to get it.

Jul. 9, 2015

A former university president will be the next president and CEO of the Newseum, a museum about journalism and the First Amendment in Washington that has been struggling to cover its costs.

Jul. 9, 2015

A South Carolina House member who opposed the measure to remove a Confederate flag from the state Capitol grounds says he fears the move could be part of a regional or nationwide campaign targeting Confederate and Civil War-era history.

Jul. 9, 2015

The Republican-controlled House has scrapped plans to vote on approving the display of the Confederate flag at Park Service-run cemeteries in the wake of furious protests from Democrats.

Jul. 9, 2015

A Georgia court is weighing whether the state violated a Ku Klux Klan group's constitutional rights by refusing to allow it to participate in a highway cleanup program.

Jul. 9, 2015

Diners will have to wait until the end of 2016 to find calorie labels on all chain restaurant menus.

Jul. 9, 2015

Attorney General Loretta Lynch says the government will make federal marriage benefits available to same-sex couples following a Supreme Court decision last month that legalized same-sex marriage.

Jul. 9, 2015

Trading has resumed on the New York Stock Exchange after an outage of more than three hours caused by technical problems.

Jul. 8, 2015

General Mills has vowed to remove all artificial colors and flavorings from their cereals, but that may be easier said than done. General Mills is dropping artificial colors and flavors from its cereals, the latest company to respond to a growing desire for food made with ingredients people see as natural.

Jul. 8, 2015

Mooove over cows, here's a look at ice cream made from horse and camel milk.

Jul. 8, 2015

Tech guru PC Mike Wendland takes a look at popular photo editing apps for your mobile devices.

Jul. 8, 2015

Trading is halted on New York Stock Exchange because of technical outage.

Jul. 8, 2015

Walt Disney World has removed a bronze bust of Bill Cosby from its Hollywood Studios theme park in Florida.

Jul. 8, 2015

Recent dog deaths have reignited calls to pass regulations governing grooming, a practice that doesn't require a license and has rules that vary by business.

Jul. 8, 2015

All United Continental flights in the U.S. are currently grounded due to computer problems.

Jul. 8, 2015

A federal judge has awarded a Texas woman nearly $230,000, saying a cable company harassed her with 153 robocalls even after she complained about them.

Jul. 8, 2015

A new trend is brewing, and it isn't beer - it's sake.

Jul. 8, 2015

The Subway sandwich chain is suspending its relationship with Jared Fogle due an investigation involving the chain's spokesman.

Jul. 7, 2015

Federal officials say an F-16 fighter jet and a small plane have collided in midair in South Carolina.