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Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you…

The suspect in the Texas school shooting pointed at one person and declared: "I'm going to kill you." Then he fired.

Northern states taking down vestiges of racism…

Vestiges of racism and intolerance slowly being moved and removed in Michigan and other northern states as calls continue in the South to take down such monuments

City hopes for revitalization in aftermath of…

A remote Vermont community down on its luck had once looked forward to a downtown hotel, office and retail space and a research plant that would bring hundreds of jobs

Maduro favored as Venezuelans vote amid crisis

Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once wealthy nation plummets

Boy, 12, bitten by rattlesnake after crashing four-wheeler

Authorities in Central Texas say a 12-year-old boy involved in the wreck of a four-wheeler also has been bitten by a rattlesnake

'So much fun': Lip-reading Harry and Meghan

We asked lip-reader Tina Lannin what she thinks the couple said at the wedding.

Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Arrival

Upon her arrival at the chapel, eagle-eyed viewers and royal jewelry fans were quick to note that Markle had chosen the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau Tiara, on loan from Queen Elizabeth

'Monotonous' Ocean Mapping Leads Researchers to…

It started out as just your average sweep of the ocean floor, but it wasn’t sand or those creepy angler fish scientists discovered, rather the unlocking of a 128-year shipwreck mystery. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

US anti-IS office gets reprieve as Syria pullout…

The State Department unit overseeing the fight against the Islamic State group will stay in business for at least six more months

Guy Hits Jackpot; Then Again, and Again, and Again

If you count yourself among those who think the lottery is a tax on odds truthers and the intellectually challenged, allow us to present the case of Antulio Mazariegos of California. As KTLA reports, Mazariegos defied the odds and won a $1 million scratcher last November. Apparently not content to...

Cuba plane crashes, 104 on board: state media

Video broadcast on Cuban TV shows the wreckage of a plane that reportedly crashed shortly after taking off from Havana airport on Friday, carrying 104 passengers on a domestic flight. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

The Latest: Mnuchin says US-China putting trade war on hold

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the U.S. and China are "putting the trade war on hold" after two days of talks that he says produced meaningful progress

Eels break records in Maine, where they sell for…

America's only significant state fishery for baby eels has blown past records for value as high demand from overseas aquaculture companies is driving prices to new heights

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding…

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle broke from many royal traditions.

High-tech, sphere-shaped arena coming to Las…

An 18,000-seat, sphere-shaped venue that will host concerts and other entertainment events on the Las Vegas Strip will break ground this summer

Girl Who Spurned Texas Suspect Was Among Victims

Sixteen-year-old Shana Fisher died in the art room of Santa Fe High School on Friday, but only after "4 months of problems from this boy," the suspected shooter, Shana's mom tells the Los Angeles Times . Sadie Rodriguez says that Dimitrios Pagourtzis "kept making advances on her and she repeatedly told...

He Tried to Pay With a $10 Bill. Burger King…

Emory Ellis, a black homeless man in Boston, went to Burger King for breakfast and tried to pay with a $10 bill. That simple transaction in November 2015 led to a series of mistakes that landed Ellis in jail for more than three months, reports the AP . It started with...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near…

Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare occurrence

Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be…

Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government will be "inclusive."

Arrest records of Rosa Parks, MLK to be preserved

Yellowing court records from the arrests of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr. and others at the dawn of the modern civil rights era are being preserved and digitized after being discovered in a courthouse box