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Nearly 950 West Point cadets graduate; Dunford…

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says graduating cadets at the U.S. Military Academy must embrace constant change to succeed

US states prepare as Subtropical Storm Alberto…

A storm moving slowly through the Gulf of Mexico is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high winds, and flash floods to the U.S. Gulf Coast this holiday weekend

Teacher out of hospital after stopping school…

Indiana teacher released from hospital after being shot several times while tackling armed student

With US talks in limbo, Korean leaders hold…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have held a surprise summit, with Kim expressing his "fixed will" on a meeting with Donald Trump

The Latest: Alabama declares emergency ahead of Alberto

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has declared a state of emergency for several counties ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto

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Irish abortion vote: 'We made history'

Supporters of the Yes campaign react to the overwhelming vote to overturn the abortion ban.

Breaking Down All the Hidden Easter Eggs in…

Just days after Meghan Markle‘s royal wedding to Prince Harry, the newly minted Duchess of Sussex has received a very special gift: a coat of arms.

Science Could Bring the Endangered Northern White…

Scientists have sequenced the frozen DNA from a dozen northern white Rhinos and have found that the species could be saved. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: Senator claims small role in American…

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says he played a small role in bringing home a Utah man jailed in Venezuela for nearly two years

Glass panel falls, kills worker at skyscraper site

Police say a large glass panel fell on two workers during construction of one of New York City's tallest skyscrapers, killing one and sending the other to a hospital

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Falling oil prices weigh on S&P 500, Dow

The S&P 500 and Dow eased on Friday after a steep drop in oil prices pressured energy stocks. Fred Katayama reports.

Court: Gov't violated privacy law for defrauded…

Court says Education Department violated privacy law with cheated for-profit students

USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed…

Engineers say damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely

Alan Bean, Astronaut And Fourth Man To Walk On…

Astronaut Alan Bean has died at age 86 on Saturday. Bean was the fourth man to walk on the moon and was a member of the Apollo 12 mission.

Egypt's top court orders temporary suspension of YouTube

An Egyptian court has ordered the suspension for one month of video-sharing website, YouTube, and others sharing a video found to be insulting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed

Meeting draws people angry over fatal police…

More than 200 people turned out for a community meeting to protest the death of a young black man who was fatally shot by a Virginia police officer after he ran naked onto an interstate highway.

Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recovering

Relative: Woman, 12-year-old daughter wounded during Oklahoma restaurant shooting are recovering, didn't know attacker

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Rural Hospital Closings Are 'Worse Than Murder'

When Barry Gibbs' wife suffered a heart attack two years ago, the North Carolina man couldn't take her to the hospital in nearby Belhaven—because it had closed. Should he drive her 60 miles east to Nags Head or 70 miles west to the town of Washington? Neither seemed close...

The Latest: Irish PM plans to move quickly on…

The prime minister of Ireland says the repeal of a constitutional abortion ban is a historic day for his country and a great act of democracy

Fan hit by bat at minor league game revives safety debate

A Southern California woman was struck in the head and injured by a baseball bat that flew into the crowd during a minor league game