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Witness: Gorilla pulled the child's pants up

A woman who filmed video of an incident where a zoo gorilla dragged a child throughout an enclosure speaks to CNN.

Parishioners to leave closed church after 11-year protest

Parishioners of a church closed by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston plan to hold a final service before leaving the church they've occupied in an around-the-clock vigil since 2004

Gunman among at least 2 dead in Houston shooting

A gunman and at least one other person are dead in a shooting in Houston

The Latest: Final service held in church after long protest

Members of a parish closed by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston have held a final service before leaving the church they've occupied in an around-the-clock vigil since 2004

Nepali Women Spotlight How The Mundane Becomes Taboo On Their Periods

Girls in Nepal took pictures of the social taboos they face while on their menstrual periods.

Amazing Company Perk Has Employees Saying 'I Do'

One company is changing the way we think of employee benefits! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.

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Pope Francis Says Refugees 'Are Not Dangerous, But In Danger'

After a deadly week for refugees trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, Pope Francis told a group of children about the dangers refugees are facing.

American charged in Paris police car attack amid protests

The Paris prosecutor's office says a 27-year-old American man has been given preliminary charges of attempted murder in an exceptionally violent attack on police in their patrol car that drew national attention

Garland gives commencement address at old high school

Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland has delivered the commencement address at the Chicago-area high school where he graduated 46-years ago as class valedictorian

World's Top Geneticists To Test for Yeti DNA

A TV show that's about to air will show the world's top geneticists as they attempt to use DNA evidence to determine if Yeti's are real. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

Trump focusing on veterans in Rolling Thunder appearance

Donald Trump is focusing on veterans at the annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally, hoping to find a receptive audience despite some missteps in his presidential campaign

Tropical Storm Bonnie Kicks Off Potentially Dangerous Hurricane Season

Tropical Storm Bonnie hit the Carolinas on Sunday and didn't leave much damage, but researchers say this could be a big season for hurricanes.

The Latest on Houston shooting: Neighbors heard shots, hid

Neighbors near the scene of a Houston shooting Sunday that left two dead say they heard several shots and knew something was wrong

Depp's 'Alice' bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' on top with $65M

Johnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend, while "X-Men: Apocalypse" debuted on top with an estimated $65 million.

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Ohio zoo closes gorilla exhibit for now after boy falls in

The Cincinnati Zoo has temporarily closed its gorilla exhibit after a special zoo response team shot and killed a 17-year-old gorilla that grabbed and dragged a 4-year-old boy who fell into a moat

Libertarians Now Have A Presidential Candidate: Gary Johnson

Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson has been chosen as the Libertarian Party's presidential candidate.

Harvard graduate's unique speech goes viral

Harvard University has called 2016 graduate Donovan Livingston's spoken-verse commencement speech "one of the most powerful, heartfelt student speeches you will ever hear!"

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground for Silicon Valley tycoons as well

Gorilla drags 4-year-old in shocking video

A 4-year-old boy came face to face with a 400-pound lowland gorilla after falling into an exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo.

3 people still missing after floods in Kansas and Texas

At least three people are missing after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas led to flooding that inundated rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead

The Latest: Search for Kansas boy to resume

The search for a missing boy who was swept away in a swollen creek in Kansas will resume Sunday

Search for missing teen on Northern California coast ends

Authorities called off on Saturday a search along a Northern California creek for a teenager who was last seen being abducted by an armed acquaintance after investigators found no signs of the girl

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An Australian Town Is Being Overrun By Giant Bats

An unprecedented number of flying foxes, bats with a 3-foot wingspan, have taken up residence in Batemans Bay.

Dark Matter May Be Made of Black Holes

Dark Matter and Energy are incredibly mysterious. We honestly have no idea what they are. A new paper from NASA is saying that there's evidence that Dark Matter is really made of Black Holes. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

Pakistan Can't Decide If It Wants To Ban Condom Ads On TV

Pakistan's media ministry recently banned contraceptive commercials on TV and radio during prime-time hours.