News

Writer: Gun control debate could break America

National Review writer David French says the "vicious rhetoric" in the gun control debate is putting strains on the US system.

Admirers line streets, overpasses to see Graham's…

Motorists pulled aside and well-wishers lined freeway overpasses to see the Rev. Billy Graham's motorcade barrel through his beloved home state of North Carolina on Saturday in a running tribute to "America's Pastor."

NRA, Florida faces backlash after latest school…

NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting

After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws…

'Our kids have started a revolution:' Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy

Adine Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" wins Berlin's…

Director Adine Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" has won the top Golden Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival

The Latest: Tornado watch issued as severe weather threatens

The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for parts of four states as potentially severe weather developed in the South and Plains states and flooding was reported in Indiana

KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Manafort indictment sparks hunt for Europeans…

A new indictment against former Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort has focused a spotlight on uncovering the unnamed former European leaders allegedly secretly paid by Manafort to lobby on behalf of Ukraine

BB&T says customer service systems 'substantially recovered'

BB&T says it customer service system has 'substantially recovered' after an outage which impacted thousands of customers

Stocks rally as Fed eases rate worry, tech climbs

U.S. stocks rallied, lifted by gains in technology stocks and a retreat in Treasury yields, as the Federal Reserve eased concerns about the path of interest rate hikes this year. Aleksandra Michalska reports.

Investor Warren Buffett says good deals tough to…

Investor Warren Buffett says the acquisition frenzy on Wall Street is making it hard for him to find deals at the right price, but his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate recorded a $29 billion gain because of the tax reforms Congress passed

Gay parade permit sparks major debate in…

The rejection of a permit for a gay-rights parade has sparked a major confrontation over free speech and equal rights in a Mississippi college town

Facebook Comes Under Fire For Showing A VR…

Facebook apologized for and removed a virtual reality shooting game demo that it showed at the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference.

Canada's medalist Cassie Sharpe talks to CNN

Life has been pretty good for 25-year-old Canadian freestyle skier Cassie Sharpe since she picked up her Olympic gold medal for the women's halfpipe. She tells CNN's Coy Wire about the pride she feels walking around the streets of Pyeongchang as an Olympic champion, and how Will Smith helped her on the road to victory.

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

Copa90: History of the Merseyside derby

It's the longest running top-flight derby in England, but how much do you know about the Liverpool-Everton rivalry?

This week in odd news: Skunk fire, sleepwalker, T…

This week in odd news: Bicyclist blames Waze for directing him into Lincoln Tunnel; 11-year-old Pennsylvania Boy Scout called for jury duty; Student calls 911 from school, says he was sleepwalking; Nothing to see here! Police clear T-Rex walking student

Parkland Suspect to Police: 'I'm Dealing With a…

“I know he’s—he’s going to explode," an unidentified caller told the FBI on Jan. 5, less than six weeks before authorities say Nikolas Cruz killed 17 people at a school in Parkland, Florida. The Wall Street Journal obtained a transcript of the call, which the FBI has admitted wasn't...

GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in…

The Republican tax overhaul is bringing most Americans lower income taxes but also is causing some state income taxes to rise, leading to extra revenue for state budgets

Thousands of Africans protest Israeli deportation…

Thousands of African asylum seekers and their local supporters are protesting against an Israeli plan to deport them