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Texas governor's school safety talks to tackle…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's meetings on school violence and safety promise to wade into thorny issue of gun control

Teachers show strength in Kentucky primary…

Teachers in Kentucky could soon be taking politicians to school.

Florida marks milestone in Everglades python…

Florida is marking a milestone in its attempt to control an infestation of Burmese pythons in the Everglades

Body of Pakistani killed at Texas school arrives in Karachi

The body of a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Texas has arrived in the port city of Karachi, where her family lives

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Proposal to build Obama center goes to Chicago City Council

Chicago City Council expected to sign off on construction of the Obama Presidential Center in a park on the city's South Side

How to speak volcano like a pro

Making sense of terms like vog, laze and pahoehoe with the help of volcanologist Evgenia Ilyinskaya.

200 Professors Demand USC President Resign Amid…

Two-hundred professors signed a letter demanding that the president of the University of Southern California resign amid allegations that USC failed to properly respond to complaints of misconduct by a gynecologist.

Here Are Some Options If You Missed The Royal…

Millions of people tuned in early in the morning to watch the royal wedding! But if you’re one of those who chose to hit the snooze button, you can still see the new Duke & Duchess’ nuptials. Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

A first for Georgia: Democrats pick black woman…

Several of Tuesday's nomination races end well for female candidates, one winning a chance to become the first black female governor in U.S. history

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Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino-hotel workers vote to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1

Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino-hotel workers vote to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1

Wall Street slides on trade talk uncertainty

U.S. stocks ended near the session lows on Tuesday as uncertainty lingered over trade talks between the U.S. and China. Fred Katayama reports.

France's Macron takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in…

French President Emmanuel Macron is courting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and some 50 other tech bosses at a conference

Lawyers want 2nd look at death sentence for killer of friend

A condemned killer wants the Ohio Supreme Court to reconsider its decision upholding his death sentence even though a co-defendant who fatally stabbed the victim received a life sentence

Congress Passes Bill To Repeal Some Banking…

The bill passed Congress with bipartisan support, although liberal Democrats opposed the measure.

Amazon urged not to sell facial recognition tool…

Privacy advocates want Amazon to stop pushing police to buy and use its facial recognition tool

Judge: Suspect in officer's death a 'one-man…

A 16-year-old charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Baltimore County police officer has been ordered held without bail by a judge who called him a "one-man crime wave."

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Sheriff: Suspect in Florida standoff, gunfire…

Authorities say man suspected of trading wild barrages of gunfire with officers ringing his barricaded apartment in the Florida Panhandle has been found dead at end of long standoff

Hiker dies after falling from Yosemite's Half…

A hiker in Yosemite National Park fell to his death while climbing the iconic granite cliffs of Half Dome in rainy conditions

NKorea allows SKorean journalists to cover nuke…

North Korea allows South Korean journalists to cover nuke test closing, after protest over military exercises