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US senator calls for investigation of cruise ship in storm

Federal transportation officials might soon be looking into a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend

Man accused in Milwaukee mass shooting plot to be arraigned

The man accused of plotting to attack a Milwaukee Masonic temple in the name of Islam is scheduled for arraignment

Sylvester Stallone Says He Was Ready To Skip The Oscars

"Creed" actor Sylvester Stallone told reporters at the annual Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon that he considered skipping the Oscars.

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Squirrel causes power outage for 5,500 people

A squirrel caused a power disruption in Tulsa, Oklahoma for over 5,500 people. Apparently that's not a rare occurrence. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Former President Says Mexico Won't Pay For Trump's 'Stupid' Wall

Former Mexico President Felipe Calderón spoke out against Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border. Here's a hint: He's not having it.

India Internet ruling blocks Facebook 'Free Basics' program

India's government has effectively blocked a Facebook program that sought to connect with low-income residents by offering free access to a limited version of the social network and other Internet services

Gov't report: Drop in uninsured in 8 states

Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance

Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

Asian markets tumbled Tuesday as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks

Why Does Peyton Manning Keep Mentioning Budweiser?

Peyton Manning can't stop talking about Budweiser, but he wasn't paid for his endorsement. So why all the love for Bud? Turns out he's invested in it.

Next up: New Hampshire set to vote in nation's first primary

This year marks 100 years since New Hampshire held its first presidential primary, and it seems like some of the current candidates have been hanging around for nearly that long

Scientists study whether meteorite killed man in south India

Scientists are analyzing a small blue rock that plummeted from the sky and killed a man in southern India to determine if it is a meteorite

Closings set in NYC cop's trial in deadly stairwell shooting

The rookie police officer who shot an unarmed man in a dark public housing stairwell says what happened was a deadly accident

New England mops up as snow falls on East Coast

A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and dropped several inches of snow on southeastern Massachusetts is expected to bring snow to other parts of the East Coast

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Eli Manning's reaction to Peyton winning Super Bowl goes viral

Eli Manning's weird and emotionless reaction to his brother, Peyton, winning the Super Bowl has people going in on the New York Giants Quarterback. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Scientists Offer Theory As To What Killed 30 Sperm Whales

Scientists believe the 30 sperm whales that died on European beaches recently were hunting squid and traveled into dangerously shallow water.

Feds find Fiat Chrysler gear shifters can confuse drivers

U.S. auto safety investigators have determined that electronic gear shifters in some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles while they are in gear, causing 121 crashes and 30 injuries

Obama asking Congress for emergency funding to combat Zika

President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus

Gov't report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance

Train crash in southern Germany causes deaths, injuries

Police say several people have been killed or injured in an early morning train crash in southern Germany

Residents displaced by gas leak get more time to return

Southern California Gas Co. has agreed to give Los Angeles residents displaced by a massive gas leak much more time to return to their homes once the well is plugged

Living with people they bite, Zika mosquitoes hard to fight

The mosquitoes that spread the Zika virus are among the hardest species to fight because they live and breed in tub drains, dog bowls, buckets, flower pots and other places inside the houses and yards of the people they bite

Cockroach-Inspired Robot Can Squeeze Into Some Tight Spaces

Researchers at UC Berkeley who created the robot believe it could one day be used to crawl through rubble in disaster situations.

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North Korean satellite flies over Super Bowl Stadium

A freshly launched North Korean satellite got a look of Levi's Stadium about an hour after the game ended. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Surprise! This Baby Green Turtle Isn't Green At All

A volunteer group in Australia spotted a rare albino green turtle after it hatched from a nest on Castaways Beach.