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Restless days and sleepless nights: Spelling bee…

The Scripps National Spelling Bee is a test of brain power, but it can also take a physical toll

Family: Shot Indiana student in critical, stable…

The family of a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting says she is doing well

Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the US Gulf

A storm moving slowly through the Gulf of Mexico is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high winds, and flash floods to the U.S. Gulf Coast this holiday weekend

Iran detains professor over insulting Sunni Muslims

Iran's state-run IRNA news agency is reporting that the country's authorities have detained a university professor over insulting Sunni Muslims

Ex-teacher gets 2 years for sending nude photo to student

A former Virginia high school teacher has been sentenced to two years in prison for sending a naked photo of himself to one of his students

Kilauea volcano destroys homes in Hawaii

Lava flows have destroyed dozens of houses as residents are instructed to evacuate.

Breaking Down All the Hidden Easter Eggs in…

Just days after Meghan Markle‘s royal wedding to Prince Harry, the newly minted Duchess of Sussex has received a very special gift: a coat of arms.

Science Could Bring the Endangered Northern White…

Scientists have sequenced the frozen DNA from a dozen northern white Rhinos and have found that the species could be saved. Tony Spitz has the details.

Trump shifts stance on Korea summit from 'off' to…

President Donald Trump is welcoming North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit

The Latest: Florida braces for Subtropical Storm Alberto

Florida Gov. Rick Scott declares state of emergency ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto

Falling oil prices weigh on S&P 500, Dow

The S&P 500 and Dow eased on Friday after a steep drop in oil prices pressured energy stocks. Fred Katayama reports.

Former Connecticut governor set to be released from custody

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland is set to be released from federal custody nearly a year early from his 30-month sentence for hiding his political consulting roles in two failed political campaigns

Trump Signs 3 Orders Addressing Federal Employees…

President Donald Trump signed three executive orders that essentially make it easier to fire federal union employees.

Source: Trump administration has cut deal with…

Source: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing

Vintage denim: 125-year-old Levis sell for nearly…

Someone has paid a mint for some vintage denim in Maine

Resistance makes subtle impact even where Trump…

Anti-Trump Resistance makes subtle impact even in places where Trump is popular

Mom Miffed at 'Summa --- Laude' on Graduation Cake

Jacob Koscinski was certainly worthy of a grand graduation cake: The 18-year-old earned a 4.79 GPA in his Christian-based home-school program and is now set to head to North Carolina's Wingate University later this year on a full scholarship. But per WCIV , when partygoers got their first glimpse Saturday...

The Latest: North and South Korean leaders meet…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have met for the second time in a month to discuss peace commitments they reached in their first summit and Kim's potential meeting with President Donald Trump

Law: Trans Connecticut inmates will be housed appropriately

Transgender inmates in Connecticut now have the legal right to be housed in prison that matches the gender with which they identify