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Family, friends recall shooting victims' optimism…

Among the 10 people killed in the mass shooting at a Texas high school were a Pakistani exchange student, a substitute teacher with a "lust for life" and a boy whose sense of humor made him impossible to not like

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after…

'Hope and healing': Texas town gathers for first worship after school shooting

Uber Was Killing His Livelihood, So He Killed…

"I will not be a slave working for chump change. I would rather be dead." So read a line in the suicide note left by Doug Schifter, a 61-year-old who had for four decades driven cabs and black cars in New York City and who in February took his own...

Reports: Palestinian president hospitalized with…

A Palestinian official says President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized with fever

Ticket sold in New Jersey wins Powerball jackpot

Lottery officials say a single ticket sold at a New Jersey grocery store won the Powerball jackpot worth an estimated $315.3 million

'Really proud': Meet Meghan's dress designer

Now the most talked about name in fashion, Clare Waight Keller from Givenchy describes the dress in detail.

Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Arrival

Upon her arrival at the chapel, eagle-eyed viewers and royal jewelry fans were quick to note that Markle had chosen the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau Tiara, on loan from Queen Elizabeth

'Monotonous' Ocean Mapping Leads Researchers to…

It started out as just your average sweep of the ocean floor, but it wasn’t sand or those creepy angler fish scientists discovered, rather the unlocking of a 128-year shipwreck mystery. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

Houston Police Chief: 'We Need to Start Using the…

With another 10 lives stolen this week at an Texas school, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo argued in favor of "gun sense" on Face the Nation . "Let me tell you, people at the state level and the federal level in too many places in our country are not doing anything...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near…

Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare occurrence

Cuba plane crashes, 104 on board: state media

Video broadcast on Cuban TV shows the wreckage of a plane that reportedly crashed shortly after taking off from Havana airport on Friday, carrying 104 passengers on a domestic flight. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

US, China putting trade war on hold after…

The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China

5 teens involved in fatal crash were high school students

Police say they have identified teenagers involved in a car crash in Massachusetts as high school students

Pope Francis Is Trying To Make College Of…

Pope Francis' list of new cardinals includes names from some parts of the world where Christians are a minority — like Iraq and Pakistan.

'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing…

'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs

Man Punches Service Dog, Pregnant Deaf Woman: Cops

Violence erupted on a Frontier flight Thursday and spilled into Orlando International Airport when a passenger allegedly punched a deaf pregnant woman and her service dog, the Orlando Sentinel reports. It began when passenger Timothy Manley's wife complained about being allergic to the Great Dane, so he punched it, making...

Florida's expensive race for governor highlights…

Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws

Arrest records of Rosa Parks, MLK to be preserved

Yellowing court records from the arrests of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr. and others at the dawn of the modern civil rights era are being preserved and digitized after being discovered in a courthouse box

Cubans mourn plane crash dead, officials ID 20…

At morgues and in church services, Cubans are mourning loved ones who died in the country's worst air disaster in three decades

14-year-old pretends he's a NY cop, robs a legally blind man

Police say a 14-year-old boy pretending to be a New York police officer is under arrest for snatching a legally blind man's wallet in a Manhattan subway station