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The Latest: Winter storm doesn't stop some…

Some Midwesterns aren't letting a winter snowstorm keep them indoors

Suspended Skating Champ 'Commits Suicide'

A former figure skating champion who had just been suspended from the sport died Friday—apparently by taking his own life, USA Today reports. "My wonderful, strong, amazingly compassionate brother John Coughlin took his own life earlier today," his sister Angela Laune wrote on Facebook in the strongest confirmation thus...

Officer Shoots Teen Who's 'Got a Handgun'—But…

An Arizona police officer Tuesday shot dead a 14-year-old boy who was running away carrying an airsoft gun, CNN reports. The Tempe Police Department officer, identified to media only as Jaen, was responding to a suspicious vehicle in an alleyway when he saw the teen step out of a gray...

The Latest: UK reassures Romania about…

Romania's foreign ministry says Britain has offered reassurances that the half a million Romanian citizens in the U.K. can continue living there regardless of the outcome of Brexit.

Florida mayor resigns due to 'inappropriate texting'

A Florida mayor is resigning due to inappropriate texting

Ant returns to work with Dec

Ten months after his arrest for drink driving, Ant McPartlin has rejoined Declan Donnelly at the auditions.

A Fireball Erupted From an Illegal Pipeline…

Forensic experts attempted to separate and count charred heaps of corpses in central Mexico on Saturday after a massive fireball erupted at an illegal pipeline tap, killing at least 66 people.

Can The Royal Family Be Arrested? The Answer Is…

After Prince Philip was in a car accident that occurred near Sandringham Estate earlier this week, many in the UK and around the world are wondering, can royals be arrested? For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

The Latest: Mexican local recalls geyser of gas

A local of Mexico's Hidalgo state says civilians ignored soldiers' warnings to stay clear of a geyser of gasoline that later exploded, killing at least 66 people

Diocese investigates after students mock Native American

A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from the diocese's all-male high school, mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington

Wall Street rallies

U.S. stocks rose for a fourth consecutive week on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions. Roselle Chen reports.

Uber, Cabify cars are attacked in Spain; police arrest 7

Police in Barcelona say they have arrested seven people for allegedly trashing cars working with ride-hailing apps like Uber and Cabify as part of a protest by taxi drivers

Watch This Gymnast Score the Most Joyous Perfect 10

Looking to start your weekend off with a feeling of pure joy, awe, and maybe even a little envy? This now-viral video out of UCLA Athletics should do the trick. NBC Los Angeles reports on the routine that Bruins gymnast Katelyn Ohashi performed last weekend at the Collegiate Challenge in...

Special Counsel Says BuzzFeed News' Report 'Not…

Buzzfeed's editor-in-chief responded to Mueller's statement, saying the outlet stands by its reporting.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

More lenient state laws could chill low-alcohol…

Beer snobs in states where grocers could offer only low-alcohol brands are raising their mugs to stronger brews thanks to updated laws that could indirectly chill the industry in two others where such regulations remain

Shutdown leads to delays in lawsuits against…

Despite the government shutdown, federal courts around the country have remained open and allowed the wheels of justice to keep turning in criminal cases

Here Comes an 'All-Out Blizzard'

Parts of America already know, but a big winter storm is heading east and will likely pummel New England this weekend. Winter Storm Harper is expected to drop up to two feet of snow and create blizzard conditions in some areas as winter storm warnings are in effect from the...

Pope puts Sistine choir under aide's eye after scandal

Pope Francis has put a close aide in charge of the Sistine Chapel Choir after a funds scandal

Family: New Mexico avalanche victim was Massachusetts native

Relatives say a 26-year-old man who died in an avalanche at a New Mexico ski resort was a Massachusetts native who was on an annual ski trip with his father