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The Latest: Graduation ceremony to be held after…

A Texas school district says it will be holding a graduation ceremony as planned for the high school where 10 people were killed during a deadly shooting last week

The Latest: Arriving officers take cover from…

Las Vegas police took cover behind their cars as gunfire wounded at least two officers during the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history

Teachers show strength in Kentucky primary…

A Kentucky teacher has taken a leading politician to school, defeating him in the GOP primary for a state House seat

Lucrative baby eel fishery shut down over illegal sales

Maine authorities say they are shutting down the state's highly lucrative baby eel fishery early this year due to concerns about illegal sales

Minot AFB security commander reassigned over lost gun, ammo

A security group commander at Minot Air Force Base has been removed from his post after explosives and a machine gun were lost in separate incidents

Nigerian female boxers fighting out of poverty

The Lagos female boxers with Olympic dreams.

President Trump Defends Comments on MS-13

President Trump defended calling members of the gang MS-13 "animals" during an event on Long Island.

Just Standing Near a BBQ Grill May Increase…

A newly published study says skin absorbs cancer causing compounds that are released by barbecue grills.

Kasich to address graduates of Harvard Kennedy School

Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich is delivering the spring graduation address at Harvard Kennedy School

FBI raids house, storage unit of former Ohio…

Federal agents searched former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's home in southwest Ohio and at a nearby storage unit

Macron tells tech CEOs to give more to society

President Emmanuel Macron told executives from the world’s biggest technology firms on Wednesday that he wanted innovation to be a driving force for the French economy, but also that they needed to contribute more to society. Rosanna Philpott reports.

Congress OKs Trump bid to widen private care at…

Congress delivered a victory to President Donald Trump by expanding private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system

Georgia jury awards $1 billion after guard rapes teen

A Georgia jury has awarded an eye-popping $1 billion verdict against a security company after an apartment complex guard raped a 14-year-old girl

Sea Turtles Have To Deal With Plastic Threats On…

The mounting problem of plastic pollution poses an even greater danger to sea turtles than most ocean dwellers.

US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine

Texas man on death row for decapitating 3 kids loses appeal

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a 37-year-old Rio Grande Valley man on death row for beheading his common-law wife's three children 15 years ago

Emergency call: 'I got attacked by a mountain…

Recordings of emergency calls after a fatal cougar attack in Washington state Saturday detail how dispatchers calmly struggled to figure out where the surviving victim was and how worried he was about his friend

Atlanta lawyer gets life in shooting of business…

Well-connected Atlanta attorney convicted of murder in of his business executive wife is sentenced to serve life in prison with the possibility of parole

US employee in China reported strange sounds…

The State Department says a U.S. government employee in southern China reported abnormal sensations of sound and pressure

Family apologizes to community for man who drove into eatery

Relatives of a North Carolina man accused of driving into a restaurant, killing two loved ones, are thanking authorities and apologizing to the community