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Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall: Ban assault…

Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall says the United States' next civil rights movement should be to ban assault weapons. Bridges says she is distressed by the mass shootings in U.S. schools.

KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Oscar-Nominated Doc 'Edith+Eddie' Gets Honest…

Newsy sat down with director Laura Checkoway to discuss themes in her short documentary, which features a devastating love story.

Is The Media Perpetuating Mass Shootings?

NRA representatives said, "The media loves mass shootings." But is there a link between media coverage and mass shootings?

The Winter Olympics Are Here!

Catch live coverage of the Winter Olympics on NBCUniversal networks. Watch now!

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Man says he kicked Chevy Chase in self-defense in…

A New York man says he kicked Chevy Chase in self-defense after the actor-comedian climbed into a vehicle and tried to punch him during a profanity-laced traffic dispute

The Latest: Norwegian skier won't compete for 4th…

Norwegian cross-country skier Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo will not be going for a fourth gold medal at the Pyeongchang Games after all

US asks judge to approve seizure of Pharma Bro's…

"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli appears in court for 1st time since judge locked him up for his online antics

Corps: Agency worked to inform on Harvey flood risk

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it "worked diligently" with officials to inform the public on flooding risks from Houston reservoirs that ended up inundating thousands of homes during Hurricane Harvey

Midwest flooding expected to last through weekend

Flooding that prompted evacuations in parts of the Midwest persisted Friday in Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio and was expected to last through the weekend in areas that have been swamped by high water from heavy rains and melting snow

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

Dropbox seeking to raise $500 million in stock market debut

Online document storage service Dropbox is opening its files in an initial public offering of stock

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The Latest: Ban assault weapons, civil rights…

The woman who faced threats and harassment when she integrated a southern school as a child several decades ago says "the next civil rights movement" should be banning assault weapons

After school shooting, Florida leaders propose…

Florida governor, legislature propose ban on sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21, but differ on whether some teachers should carry weapons in school.

Here's One Way You Can Live Like a Royal

Do you look at photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and think, “I wish I was a Royal.” Now you can, Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

'Black Panther' Fans Are Transforming Everyday…

Fans of "Black Panther" are re-creating the imaginary African nation of Wakanda in real life.

Eric Greitens Resigns From Republican Governors…

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resigned from his position with the Republican Governors Association while the Missouri Republican Party defended him.

Nanette Fabray, star of stage, screen and TV…

Nanette Fabray, the vivacious, award-winning star of Broadway musicals, films and TV shows, has died at age 97

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13 More Kids Reported Dead From Flu

"It does like the peak is behind us now," CBS News quotes Dr. Dan Jernigan as saying. But the director of the CDC's Influenza Division says that doesn't mean we're out of the woods yet, warning there's still "a fair amount of influenza to go." Jernigan says this flu season,...

Houston mayor: Recovery from Harvey not fast enough

Houston's mayor says that six months after Hurricane Harvey's devastating and deadly flooding, recovery efforts in the United States' fourth-largest city aren't happening fast enough

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Correction: Fishing's Footprint story

Correction: Fishing's Footprint story

Stores make push in scan and go tech, hope…

Stores make big push in scan and go technology as they compete with Amazon

Social media helps French police find WWI soldier…

A fallen soldier's letter from World War I that was discovered in France touched authorities so much they launched a successful search for the fallen soldier's living relatives