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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

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...

Palestinian president hospitalized with fever

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

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

'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.

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

International military company to be based in New Hampshire

A multinational company that develops and builds equipment for military use worldwide is choosing Portsmouth, New Hampshire, as its U.S. headquarters

'Deadpool 2' ends Avengers' box-office reign…

Deadpool and his foul-mouthed crew of misfits and malcontents have taken down the Avengers

FAA: Helicopter carrying 4 people crashes in Louisiana

Authorities: Helicopter carrying four people crashes in south Louisiana; no immediate reports on those aboard

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

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

Northern states taking down vestiges of racism…

Vestiges of racism and intolerance slowly being moved and removed in Michigan and other northern states as calls continue in the South to take down such monuments

NYU Abu Dhabi blocks journalists from filming John Kerry

NYU Abu Dhabi is blocking journalists from filming a graduation address by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

Average price of US gas jumps 10 cents, to $3 a gallon

The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. jumped 10 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.00