Virginia lawmakers spar on reported Trump visit…

Virginia lawmakers are sparring after a report President Donald Trump will attend a 400th anniversary celebration of the first meeting of the state's legislative body in Jamestown

Poet dropped for laureate job says criticism of…

The man whose nomination to become New Hampshire's next poet laureate was withdrawn amid growing criticism of a sexually suggestive poem about former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says he doubts people have even read it

Wildlife Workers Have Clever Way to Find Florida…

The headline at Smithsonian magazine is "The Snakes That Ate Florida," and the accompanying story makes clear there isn't much hyperbole going on. The story looks at the explosion of Burmese pythons in the Everglades. These invasive creatures—which likely got their start in the area when owners who bought...

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White man denies saying 'Go back where you came from'

A white man has admitted to cursing at a black Georgia lawmaker for taking too many items into a supermarket express lane but denies telling her, "go back where you came from."

'Fake news': BBC correspondent heckled in Hong…

Stephen McDonell was reporting live from a pro-China rally, ahead of more pro-democracy protests in the city.

ESPN reasserts policy on political talk after attack

ESPN is reminding employees of the network's policy to avoid talking politics after radio show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and the network itself on air

California town leveled by wildfire reopens its public pool

The public swimming pool in Paradise, California, is reopening for the first time since a catastrophic wildfire destroyed much of the California town

Official: Tech execs gathering at White House

A Trump administration official says tech company executives are due to meet at the White House on Monday with Larry Kudlow, the president's chief economic advisor

5 killed in 3-vehicle traffic accident in South Texas

Authorities say five people have been killed and seven injured in a three-vehicle accident in South Texas near Victoria

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Tens of Millions Of People Endure Extreme Heat…

More than 126 million people were under excessive heat warnings on Saturday.

Nation marks 50 years after Apollo 11's 'giant…

Americans mark 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing at parties, races, concerts and ball games

American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot -- the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant

Florida 'pill mills' were 'gas on the fire' of…

Florida's 'pill mills' were a gateway to the nation's opioid crisis, feeding addiction and overdoses in Appalachia and other states

Report: Fentanyl Is Putting CBP Agents at Risk

Fentanyl is pouring into America, and that's putting border officers at risk. Homeland Security released a report Friday saying border agents are seizing and storing more of the dangerous drug but aren't receiving proper protection, ABC News reports. With US Customs and Border Protection grabbing enough fentanyl in the last...

Artists withdraw from NYC museum show over tear gas link

Seven artists have asked New York's Whitney Museum to remove their work from its biennial showcase of American art over a museum board member's ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

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US man escapes fire by climbing down high-rise

The unidentified man was unharmed, but four others were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.