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Anchor fired because she's white?

A television anchor out of Pittsburgh filed a lawsuit claiming she was fired for being white after she had posted a controversial Facebook post.

AP news guide: The Flint water crisis emails

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has released 290,000 more pages of state emails and documents related to the lead-contaminated water in Flint

Elderly couple dead, 80 homes burn in California wildfire

A vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said

Officials work to prevent repeat of dueling hate rallies

Some South Carolina legislators want to regulate Statehouse events in an effort to avoid the chaos of last July, when opposing hate groups held overlapping rallies and overwhelmed a massive police presence

West Virginia Governor Says Deadly Flooding Is Among The State's Worst

As of Friday evening, at least 23 had died in the floods, and rescuers were still battling high waters.

Poll Says Blondes Are More Likely To Cheat

Could blondes be more likely to cheat on a spouse? TC Newman has the details on a new poll.

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Young UK Voters Got The Short End Of The Brexit Stick

Almost three-fourths of young voters wanted to stay in the European Union, but they were outvoted by the older generation.

Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say

Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say; gunmen fighting their way inside

Worker barred from Homeland Security office after gun arrest

A Department of Homeland Security analyst has been barred from the agency's headquarters while authorities continue to investigate why he allegedly brought a gun and other weapons to his workplace

New Study Shows Losing A Pet As Hard As A Family Member

The loss of an animal can have as profound an effect as the death of a human family member. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details of a new study.

The Latest: France says British vote echoes across planet

French President Francois Hollande says the British vote to leave the European Union poses questions "for the whole planet."

Florida Man Demands Change After Dog Dies In Alligator Attack

Robert Lineburger's pit bull Precious was attacked and killed by an alligator at a poorly lit pier.

Study: Rotting trees caused mysterious holes in huge dunes

Researchers say mysterious holes that forced the closure of a massive dune at an Indiana national park after a 6-year-old boy fell into one and nearly died were caused by sand-covered trees that left cavities behind as they decayed over the years

Britain's leaving the EU. What should I do with my money?

As uncertainty roils global markets, experts urge U.S. investors to stay calm and carry on. How Britain's EU exit affects your investments and money.

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2 dead, several hurt after Fort Worth dance studio shooting

Texas authorities say two people are dead and several others injured following a shooting outside a nonprofit Fort Worth Dance studio

Would You Rather Your Self-Driving Car Killed You Or A Pedestrian?

Participants in a new study said passenger-sacrificing cars were more moral, but they didn't really want to buy them for themselves.

European reaction to Brexit vote

CNNi talks to POLITICO European editor, Matthew Karnitschnig, about European reaction to Britain voting to leave the EU.

China to regulate search results following man's death

China has issued new regulations demanding search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally-ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu

Flooding kills at least 23 in West Virginia

Massive floods sent raging waters across West Virginia, killing at least 23 people and leaving hundreds stranded, officials said.

Multiple fatalities reported in West Virginia flooding

A West Virginia official says multiple fatalities have been reported in flooding that has devastated parts of the state

Corruption case casts harsh light on NYPD handgun permits

A police corruption probe has cast a harsh light on the lengths people will go to get a handgun license in New York City

Marriage ruling plaintiff from Ohio dedicated to activism

Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him, beginning a whirlwind of events that led to his name being at the top of the U.S. Supreme Court case that resulted in legalization of same-sex marriage across America

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Clinton And Trump Are Using The UK's Brexit Mess To Their Advantage

Unsurprisingly, their reactions were very (very) different.

NYPD Drives The Rainbow In Honor Of Gay Pride

The NYPD chose an unusual way to celebrate Gay Pride Weekend in New York City. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) shows their moving message for Orlando.

The Geopolitics Of The #Brexit

With the U.K. voting to leave the European Union, age-old disputes over territory are starting to come up again in Scotland, Ireland and Spain.