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Autopsies describe fatal prison attack NC hasn't…

Newly released medical examiner reports say inmates crushed skulls with hammers and speared flesh with scissors to kill four employees in the bloodiest prison escape attempt in state history last October

School shooting may not bring change to…

Guns are so hard-wired into Texas culture that last week's deadly rampage at Santa Fe High School is considered unlikely to result in any significant restrictions on access to weapons in the Lone Star State

Judge: School shooting suspect comments are admissible

Washington state judge rules Incriminating statements to law officers made by the student arrested after four people were shot at a Washington state high school last year will be admissible in upcoming court proceedings

The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

AP Investigation: A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions in defense contracts from the United Arab Emirates

Oregon high school faces hearing for anti-gay discrimination

A coastal Oregon high school is facing anti-gay discrimination allegations as the Oregon Department of Education is planning a hearing and may impose sanctions

Million dollar idea: The light bulb

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the light bulb became a million dollar idea.

See Lava From Hawaii's Volcano Spew Into the…

A cloud of noxious gases, glass particles and a lava haze known as "laze" is affecting Hawaii after lava from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano flowed into the Pacific Ocean

The Hunt for the Loch Ness Monster isn't Over Yet…

As technology improves, so does the hunt for the Loch Ness monster. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Italy edges toward 1st populist govt, law prof as…

Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indicated a 54-year-old law professor with no political experience as their candidate for premier

School shooting victims remembered as artistic…

A history buff who wanted to join the Army leaned against a closet door to keep the gunman from entering and an artistic student who liked red hair dye were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school

Boomtown New Zealand pushes residents to…

Tens of thousands of New Zealanders in boom towns are sleeping rough as they can no longer afford the rocketing rents in a flourishing economy.

Gates Foundation director to lead Pennsylvania universities

A director at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has been chosen as the new chancellor of Pennsylvania's 14 state universities

Man dies at San Francisco airport in fall from mezzanine

A man died has died at San Francisco International Airport after falling from a mezzanine level to a baggage area

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For…

Sanders made the announcement in a series of tweets Monday morning.

UK government does not intend to block Comcast-Sky deal

Britain's government says it does not intend to refer U.S. media conglomerate Comcast's 22 billion pound ($30.7 billion) takeover offer for London-based Sky to competition authorities.

Pastor: Mental illness drove man to ram car into…

A pastor in North Carolina says mental illness is what drove a "pillar of the community" to ram his sport utility vehicle into his family as they shared a meal at a restaurant.

Baltimore's former top cop makes initial court…

Baltimore's former police commissioner makes initial court appearance on federal tax charges

Police officer's son pleads guilty to terrorist…

A Boston police captain's son has pleaded guilty to plotting a terrorist attack on a college campus to support the Islamic State group

International outcry grows over disputed…

A growing roster of nations are decrying Venezuela's presidential election as a farce, with the U.S. leading the charge in announcing new financial restrictions aimed at further isolating President Nicolas Maduro's embattled government