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More Rain Falls After Flash Flooding, Tornadoes...

(NEW YORK) —  Tornadoes, hail and flash flooding ripped through the Southern plain states Friday, and as more rain falls Saturday morning, new severe weather...

Woman, Four Grandchildren Killed in Texas Flooding

(NEW YORK) — A 64-year-old woman and her four grandchildren were found dead amid flooding in eastern Texas this morning. The woman and her grandchildren...

One Teen Dead, Another Injured After Being Ejec...

(EL PASO, Texas) —  A female teenager was killed Friday night when she was ejected from a spinning carnival ride at an El Paso, Texas,...

Scientology Leader’s Father Ron Miscavige Descr...

(HEMET, Calif.) — Two hours east of Los Angeles, in Hemet, California, sits a 500-acre Scientology compound known as the “Gold Base.” The Church characterizes...

Video Shows Florida Teens Leaving Inlet the Day...

(JUPITER, Fla.) — Newly released video shows missing Florida teens Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen as they pull out of the Jupiter inlet by boat...

Baltimore News Station Bomb Threat Suspect Faci...

(BALTIMORE) — A man who was shot by police after reportedly making a bomb threat at a Baltimore TV news station now faces felony charges...

Arizona School Yanks Poster Some Students Find ...

(MESA, Ariz.) — Officials removed a controversial poster from the Desert Ridge High School library in Mesa, Arizona, Thursday after some students took offense at...

Woman Reunited with Purse Allegedly Stolen 14 Y...

(AMESBURY, Mass.) — A Massachusetts woman was reunited this week with the purse she says was stolen from her shopping cart 14 years ago. Lisa...

‘Frisco Five’ on Hunger Strike While San Franci...

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Five protesters in San Francisco’s Mission District, called the “Frisco Five,” continue their hunger strike over what they call racist actions by...

Medical Student Missing for Over One Week, Last...

(CHICAGO) — A medical student has been missing for over a week in Chicago, where he’s doing a two-year clinical rotation. And his brother is...

Natural Gas Explosion Creates Massive Fireball

(SALEM, Pa.) — A natural gas explosion erupted into a massive ball of fire near Salem Township, Pennsylvania, Friday morning. One person was injured. Forbes...

Graffiti Etched Into Famed Rock Formation Might...

(SALT LAKE CITY) — Staffers at the Arches National Park in Utah are speaking out against the rise in graffiti after discovering one of the...

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Satanists Snub Comparison of Cruz to Lucifer

(NEW YORK) — Prominent Satanists want to be clear: Ted Cruz need not apply. After former House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday called the current...

‘Comedian-In-Chief’ Obama to Deliver Final Whit...

(WASHINGTON) —  It’s a comedy routine two presidential terms in the making, with Saturday marking the final time President Obama will don his “Comedian-In-Chief” hat...

A Look Back at Bernie Sanders’ Campaign One Yea...

(NEW YORK) —  Sen. Bernie Sanders announced his presidential candidacy a year ago today. And over the past 12 months, his campaign has followed an...

Kasich: Republicans Who Are ‘Scaring’ Hispanic ...

(NEW YORK) — Republican presidential hopeful John Kasich said Friday evening that some of his fellow party members are alienating Hispanic voters with scare tactics...

President Obama Urges Senate Republicans to Giv...

(WASHINGTON) — In this week’s address, President Obama repeated his call for Republicans in the Senate to give Chief Judge Merrick Garland a fair hearing...

John McCain Accuses President Obama of Having ‘...

(WASHINGTON) — Arizona Sen. John McCain delivered this week’s Republican address, talking about national security concerns that the U.S. faces and the leadership needed to...

Inside President Obama’s Smart Gun Announcement

(WASHINGTON) — The Obama administration has released a report outlining a strategy to push smart gun technology, something President Obama called for in his January...

Tense Protests Outside Donald Trump’s Californi...

(SAN FRANCISCO) — A growing group of protesters have gathered outside of a California event venue where Donald Trump is expected to speak Friday afternoon....

Trump Slammed by Jewish Group Over ‘America Fir...

(NEW YORK) — Donald Trump is being criticized by the Anti-Defamation League for repeating a slogan the group believes to be anti-Semitic. The ADL has...

‘Lucifer in the Flesh’: Ted Cruz’s Popularity P...

(NEW YORK) —  The list of people who have openly admitted to disliking Sen. Ted Cruz appears to grow by the day. The harder list...

Indiana Governor Mike Pence to Endorse Ted Cruz

(NEW YORK) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will announce his endorsement of Sen. Ted Cruz at noon Friday, according to a source familiar with his...

Indiana Governor Mike Pence Endorses Ted Cruz

(NEW YORK) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence announced Friday that he will be voting for Sen. Ted Cruz in the state’s upcoming primary. The endorsement...

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Missing North Carolina Mother and Daughter Hike...

(NEW YORK) — A mother and daughter from North Carolina who went missing Tuesday while hiking in New Zealand have been found, local police said...

Russian Fighter Flew a Barrel Roll Within 25 Fe...

(MOSCOW) — In another close encounter with Russian military aircraft over the Baltic Sea, the Pentagon said a Russian Su-27 fighter jet Friday conducted a...

Pentagon Extends Carrier’s Deployment by 30 Day...

(WASHINGTON) — The Pentagon has extended the seven-month deployment of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman and its strike group by 30 days to...

Partial Ceasefire Set for Midnight in Syria

(ALEPPO, Syria) — The U.S. and Russia have agreed to reaffirm the Syrian ceasefire agreement, but this time in only parts of the country. White...

Squash Pro Disguised Herself as a Boy to Play i...

(ISLAMABAD) — Maria Toorpakai was just 4 years old and living in the Taliban-controlled tribal regions of Waziristan, Pakistan, when she set her girl clothes...

Hospital Bombing in Afghanistan Not a War Crime...

(WASHINGTON) — The Pentagon released a 3,000-page report on Friday on the investigation into a deadly U.S. airstrike last October that obliterated a Doctors Without...

New Zealand Woman Returns Overdue Library Book ...

(EPSOM, New Zealand) — A grandmother in her 70s recently returned an overdue library book 67 years after it was borrowed, according to Auckland Libraries,...

33 Rescued Circus Lions Airlifted to South Afri...

(NEW YORK) — Thirty-three lions rescued from “deplorable conditions” in circuses in Peru and Colombia are being flown over 7,000 miles Friday back to their...

Satellite That Hunts for Black Holes in Space I...

(NEW YORK) –Japan is abandoning its recently launched $273 million Hitomi space telescope after two solar array panels apparently broke off the satellite, sending it...

Biden Urges Nations to Adopt Cancer ‘Moonshot’ ...

(ROME) — Vice President Joe Biden brought his cancer “moonshot” effort to the Vatican Friday, urging nations to join together to combat the disease on...

Prince William and Kate’s 5th Wedding Anniversa...

(LONDON) —  Five years ago Friday, millions of people around the world watched as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said “I will” in a...

What Puerto Rico Needs From Congress Ahead of M...

(WASHINGTON) — Puerto Rico is facing its biggest debt deadline yet on May 1, but Congress, which experts say is the territory’s only hope, likely...

Business News

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Student Asks Restaurants to Post ‘Breastfeeding...

(DECATUR, Ga.) — A Georgia high school student is making it easier for moms in her local community to breastfeed. As part of her senior...

Viral Video Boosts Sales of White Vans Sneakers

(NEW YORK) — Damn, Daniel. The viral video “Damn, Daniel” from earlier this year helped boost white Vans sales in the first-quarter as the brand...

Apple Will Analyze iPhone of Teen Missing at Sea

(WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) — Apple will analyze the recovered iPhone that may hold the key to what happened last summer when two Florida teens...

US Stocks Close Lower as Tech Sector Sell-Off C...

(NEW YORK) — Losses in the tech sector, despite positive earnings from Facebook and Amazon.com, pushed U.S. stocks to close the week off in the...

Rolls-Royce Unveils Six-Piece Luggage Set for $...

(NEW YORK) — Rolls-Royce owners now have the luxury of matching their luggage with their vehicle. The automaker has unveiled the Wraith Luggage Collection, a...

Facebook Reveals How Often Governments Asked Fo...

(NEW YORK) — Governments are asking Facebook for more data than ever before, according to the company’s bi-annual Global Government Requests report. “Overall, we continue...

Starbucks Opens Ferguson Location, Begins Plan ...

(FERGUSON, Mo.) — Starbucks has opened its first store in Ferguson, Missouri, as part of a national push to help lower-income communities. In a statement,...

Google Will Stream GOP Convention Despite Backl...

(NEW YORK) — Google will once again live-stream the Republican National Convention and provide a host of services, despite pressure from activists to pull out...

Consumer Spending Ticks Up Slightly in March

(NEW YORK) — American consumers dipped into their pockets a bit more last month. Consumer spending rose 0.1 percent in March, the Commerce Department reported...

Priceline CEO Darren Huston Resigns

(NORWALK, Conn.) — The Chief Executive Officer of the Priceline Group Darren Huston has resigned from the company. A statement released by Priceline Thursday says...

Profits and Sales Surge for Amazon

(NEW YORK) — Amazon has reported a $513 million profit in its first quarter, thanks to an almost 30 percent jump in sales, according to...

Top 9 Best Wedding Registry Gifts for Engaged C...

(NEW YORK) — Wedding season is upon us, which means it’s time to start thinking about the best gifts for the bride and groom. Good...

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Lakers Announce Luke Walton as New Head Coach

(LOS ANGELES) — The Los Angeles Lakers have announced an agreement with Luke Walton to become their new head coach. Walton spent nine seasons with...

Cowboys Draft Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith in Sec...

(IRVING, Texas) — Despite a knee injury, Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the second round of the NFL...

Miami Dolphins Stand by NFL Draft Pick Laremy T...

(DAVIE, Fla.) — Miami Dolphins officials defended their first-round draft pick Laremy Tunsil on Friday after a video surfaced of the football player smoking from...

Warriors’ Stephen Curry Hoping to ‘Get Back Soo...

(OAKLAND, Calif.) — Despite an injury and having to sit out for the NBA playoffs, Stephen Curry is remaining optimistic. On Friday, the Golden State...

Leicester City One Win From Premier League Title

(NEW YORK) — A shocking season by Leicester City F.C. could see the club become just the sixth in the history of the Barclays Premier...

NCAA Rescinds Ban on Satellite Football Camps

(INDIANAPOLIS) — The NCAA on Thursday rescinded a recently introduced rule prohibiting Division I football coaches from holding camps or clinics away from their school....

Laremy Tunsil Falls in NFL Draft After Gas Mask...

(CHICAGO) — It was a wild night for Ole Miss offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil at Thursday night’s NFL Draft. Shortly before the first round of...

Marlins’ Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games for PED Use

(MIAMI) — Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon was suspended for 80 games late Thursday night after testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. The two-time...

Sprint Cup Visits Talladega this Weekend

(NEW YORK) — The 2016 Sprint Cup Series season rolls on this Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. The famous Alabama track will host the GEICO 500....

Scoreboard Roundup — 4/28/16

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEAtlanta 5, Boston 3 AMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit 7, Oakland 3Baltimore 10, Chi White Sox 2 NATIONAL...

Goff, Wentz Selected at Top of NFL Draft

(CHICAGO) — The NFL Draft followed the script early on. After a pair of trades saw the Los Angeles Rams and the Philadelphia Eagles trade...

QBs Taken At Start of NFL Draft, Top Prospect T...

(CHICAGO) — The NFL Draft followed the script early on. After a pair of trades saw the Los Angeles Rams and the Philadelphia Eagles trade...

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