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The Latest: Fog could cause additional delays in…

Thick fog blanketed Atlanta on Monday morning and authorities said that could lead to additional flight delays a day after a power outage crippled the world's busiest airport

Mom, 3 kids killed in NYC house fire; dad, teens…

New York Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro (NY'-groh) says a mother and three children have died in a Brooklyn house fire; the father and two teen-agers are in critical condition

Eric Shawn reports: A UN vote against Pres. Trump

Amb. Dennis Ross on the security council push back to the U.S.

The Lights Are Back On At The World's Busiest…

A fire in one of Georgia Power's underground electrical facilities might have been to blame.

Kentucky lawmaker's funeral in church where he preached

A Kentucky lawmaker who killed himself amid accusations of sexually assaulting a teenage girl is being remembered in the same church where he had preached and denied the allegations

DeVos to give commencement speech at University…

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is scheduled to stop in Baltimore be the fall commencement speaker at a public university

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Custer State Park to reopen Monday, but trails…

Custer State Park is set to reopen on a limited basis a week after a wildfire closed the popular park in southwestern South Dakota

Eric Shawn reports: Strzok, Page, McCabe...and…

Fmr. FBI Deputy Asst. Director Danny Coulson on the Russian investigation

Anita Hill To Lead Hollywood Commission Against…

The Commission on Sexual Harassment and Advancing Equality in the Workplace was spearheaded by entertainment industry executives.

Lawyer says threats prompt him to drop halal pizza lawsuits

A Detroit-area lawyer says threats on social media have prompted him to drop lawsuits challenging the halal preparation of Little Caesars pizza

Trump: No, Climate Change Is Not a Security Threat

President Trump on Monday unveils his first blueprint for national security as president, and the Federalist reports that it will break from his predecessor's vision in at least one key way: Trump will drop climate change from the list of national security threats facing the nation. As the site notes,...

Flames threaten coastal communities as…

Flames threaten California coastal communities; funeral for fallen firefighter

Eric Shawn reports: NKorea accuses US of 'nuclear…

Amb. John Bolton on how to react to Kim Jong Un's continued defiance

School's Top Brass Responds To Letter Criticizing…

The letter's author alleges standards for Green Beret candidates have been lowered to boost graduation rates.

Teen killed while delivering newspapers in Chicago

Police say a 15-year-old boy who was helping his stepfather deliver newspapers was shot and killed in Chicago

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It Took 11 Hours to Restore Power at World's…

Power was finally restored to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport just after midnight Sunday—some 11 hours after the lights went out in the world's busiest airport . The massive power outage caused the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights, including 900 Delta flights, Business Insider reports. The airline says...

Bitcoin futures slide after trading debut on CME

Second major bitcoin security declines in trading debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Thomas Fire rages in Southern California

Will Carr reports from Santa Barbara, California.

The US Interior Department Has A Harassment…

Over a third of Interior Department employees said in a survey that they experienced harassment or discrimination at work.

Florida airport shooting suspect due back in court

An Alaska man accused of killing five people and wounding six in a Florida airport shooting rampage is due back in federal court.

'Celebration of life' for San Francisco mayor who…

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee was remembered for his humility, integrity and infectious smile during a public celebration of his life Sunday at City Hall

CDC Denies Word Ban as Uproar Ensues

"Here's a word that's still allowed: 'ridiculous.'" Chief executive officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Rush Holt wasn't alone in his reaction to the Washington Post report that the CDC has banned seven words from its budget documents, the AP reports. As the CDC pushes...

Funeral held for abandoned veteran

Glenn Shelton served as a Marine during Vietnam.

A Firefighter Died Battling The Fast-Moving…

The Thomas Fire is now the fourth-largest blaze in California's modern history.

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Sarah Palin's son arrested on domestic violence claims

Court documents say that Track Palin, the oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, was arrested on charges related to domestic violence again

Memorial held for 2nd victim of New Mexico school…

Hundreds of people gathered Sunday in northwestern New Mexico for a memorial service and bonfire to remember a 17-year-old student killed in a school shooting rampage in the small city of Aztec

Brothers Vanished in 2010. Box May Hold Clues to…

Three Michigan brothers went missing under odd circumstances in 2010, and now a box of remains in Montana may offer closure on their fate. Per MLive.com , Michigan State Police are exploring whether there's a tie between the disappearance of the Skelton brothers—9-year-old Andrew, 7-year-old Alexander, and 5-year-old Tanner—...