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Canada's medalist Cassie Sharpe talks to CNN

Life has been pretty good for 25-year-old Canadian freestyle skier Cassie Sharpe since she picked up her Olympic gold medal for the women's halfpipe. She tells CNN's Coy Wire about the pride she feels walking around the streets of Pyeongchang as an Olympic champion, and how Will Smith helped her on the road to victory.

Graham's body to make journey from mountains to…

The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers

This week in odd news: Skunk fire, sleepwalker, T…

This week in odd news: Bicyclist blames Waze for directing him into Lincoln Tunnel; 11-year-old Pennsylvania Boy Scout called for jury duty; Student calls 911 from school, says he was sleepwalking; Nothing to see here! Police clear T-Rex walking student

After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws…

"Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy

Suspect in killing of Filipina maid interrogated…

Lebanese security and judicial officials say authorities in Beirut are interrogating a man who is suspected in the death of a Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in a freezer in Kuwait

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Florida authorities say teens for school shooting threats

Florida authorities say two teenagers were arrested Friday for making shooting threats against two separate schools, days after the mass bloodshed in Parkland

KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Trump officials fight eviction from Panama hotel they manage

One of President Donald Trump's family businesses is battling an effort to physically evict its team of executives from a luxury hotel in Panama where they manage operations

Authorities investigate report of drug use at Naval Academy

Authorities have launched an investigation into a report of illegal drug use at the U.S. Naval Academy

Stocks rally as Fed eases rate worry, tech climbs

U.S. stocks rallied, lifted by gains in technology stocks and a retreat in Treasury yields, as the Federal Reserve eased concerns about the path of interest rate hikes this year. Aleksandra Michalska reports.

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The Latest: Warren Buffett's letter leaves some wanting more

Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders is always well read in the business world, but this year's edition may leave some investors wanting more

The Latest: Delta, United pull back from NRA

Delta and United Airlines are cutting ties with the National Rifle Association, the latest in major companies to do so following the deadly shooting at a Florida high school earlier this month.

Ajit Pai Wins NRA Award For 'Courage' And 'Saving…

The award is, at least in part, due to the FCC repealing net neutrality rules.

Copa90: History of the Merseyside derby

It's the longest running top-flight derby in England, but how much do you know about the Liverpool-Everton rivalry?

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

Copa90: How Didier Drogba tried to unify a nation

The story of how Didier Drogba tried to bring peace to the Ivory Coast at the time of the 2006 World Cup.

GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in…

The Republican tax overhaul is bringing most Americans lower income taxes but also is causing some state income taxes to rise, leading to extra revenue for state budgets

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Positive She Saw Bigfoot, She's Suing California

Claudia Ackley is positive that she and her two daughters came across Bigfoot in a tree in southern California last year, but when she called different state authorities to report the sighting, she got the same response. Nope, they told her, you saw a bear. As a result, the 46-year-old...

US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal…

Romanian gymnasts who trained under former U.S. Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi tell the AP that the duo starved and beat them in pursuit of an ideal athlete

Car bombs in Yemen's Aden kill 5: officials

Yemeni security officials say two car bomb explosions have killed at least five people in the southern city of Aden