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Local bulldog named Drake University's beautiful…

The blue tutu and diamond necklace that Prudence was wearing help win over the judges at this year's Beautiful Bulldog contest at Drake University

Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on…

New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change

Crime victims: Alabama is wrong to post personal…

Crime victims are calling for personal information such as addresses and telephone numbers to be removed from Alabama's court records website

Eric Shawn reports: Carter Page: 'I am a loyal…

Judy Miller on the latest Russian investigation revelations

Sec. Mattis visits US military base in northeast…

Paul Tilsley reports on the defense secretary's visit to Djibouti

The Latest: French candidate Macron revels at…

Emmanuel Macron is celebrating his victory in France's first-round presidential election at a Left Bank eatery frequented by Ernest Hemingway and other artistic dignitaries

Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks

Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business

Global protests over attacks on science

Thousands of scientists have taken part in demonstrations around the world in protest against what they see as a global political assault on facts.

Hillary Clinton Makes Surprise Appearance at…

Clinton was an unannounced panelist, there to discuss the scourge of elephant poaching — the subject of Bigelow's eight-minute film "The Protectors: Walk in the Rangers' Shoes"

Rubio: Trump 'Dealing With the Reality of Being…

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Obama meets with at-risk youth ahead of Chicago speech

Former President Barack Obama has met with at-risk youth in Chicago ahead of first post-presidency speech

3 children among victims in New York City house fire

New York City officials say five people, including three children, are dead and multiple people have been injured in a New York City house fire

Medical tech firm Becton Dickinson to buy C.R. Bard for $24B

Medical technology firm Becton, Dickinson and Co. says it has reached an agreement to buy competitor C.R. Bard Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $24 billion

Convicted jihadist with California ties loses US citizenship

A federal judge has revoked the U.S. citizenship of a man who authorities say ran a communications hub for an Egyptian terrorist group out of his Northern California apartment

'Fate Of The Furious' Slows Down But Keeps Its…

"Furious 8" slows down but keeps the top spot this weekend after two films flop on their opening weekends.

Social media timeout as French election reaches…

The final hours of many electoral campaigns are frantic affairs, dominated by last-minute pitches, late-breaking polls and massive social media campaigns aimed at drumming up turnout

North Carolina civil rights center faces…

A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives seeking to leave their mark on the state's higher education system

Giraffe's baby bump boosts tiny zoo's upkeep…

April the giraffe has brought a bundle to a tiny zoo in upstate New York, thanks to a livestream of her pregnancy and birth that enthralled viewers around the world

California moves - slowly - toward resuming…

California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits

Le Pen, Macron advance to second round of…

Former U.S. ambassador to Iraq and Turkey James Jeffrey discusses how this election could impact U.S. foreign policy

Perry: North Korean regime is ruthless, reckless…

Insight from the former secretary of defense under Bill Clinton

France: 2 men charged in thwarted pre-election attack

French authorities have filed preliminary charges against two people of plotting an attack days before the presidential election

Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in California

Authorities say a pilot was killed when a replica World War I-era biplane crashed in a field on California's central coast