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Family, friends recall shooting victims' optimism…

Among the 10 people killed in the mass shooting at a Texas high school were a Pakistani exchange student, a substitute teacher with a "lust for life" and a boy whose sense of humor made him impossible to not like

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

Police: 2 arrests in fatal shooting after Georgia…

Police have arrested two people in a fatal shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia.

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."

City hopes for revitalization in aftermath of fraud case

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

MP Gardiner pressed on 'playing up' remark

The BBC's Emma Barnett asks Labour's Barry Gardiner if he stands by his remarks that they are during Brexit talks.

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.

Attorney-client privilege review in Cohen raid is on track

Criminal investigators are finally getting to study materials seized in raids on the home and office of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer

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

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)

US, China agree to cut American trade deficit

United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit, but no numerical target set

Florida's expensive race for governor highlights lax laws

Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws

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

Trump foe Sen. Elizabeth Warren to address…

Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, an outspoken foe of President Donald Trump, is delivering the commencement address to graduates of Lesley University

Police: Man who stormed Trump resort still in…

A man who stormed President Donald Trump's Miami-area golf resort remains in the hospital a day after he exchanged gunfire with police

Jimmy Carter gently jabs Trump at Liberty…

Former President Jimmy Carter will deliver Saturday's keynote address at Liberty University's commencement

Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday

Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine Monday in Mbandaka, the northwestern city of 1.2 million where the deadly disease has infected some residents, Congo's health minister announced

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...