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Funeral to be held for girl killed in school bus…

Family and friends are remembering a student killed when a school bus collided with a dump truck in New Jersey

Mario Batali Accused of Drugging, Assaulting Woman

Justice may be served to a celebrity chef accused of sexual misconduct: Mario Batali, who stepped away from his restaurant empire last year amid allegations of misconduct, is now under criminal investigation by the NYPD, Eater reports. The department confirmed the investigation to CBS ' 60 Minutes, which aired a...

Pope Francis Is Trying To Make College Of…

Pope Francis' list of new cardinals includes names from some parts of the world where Christians are a minority — like Iraq and Pakistan.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump to DOJ: Investigate whether FBI infiltrated campaign; Maduro wins Venezuela presidential election challengers call illegitimate; Police response to Texas school shooting remains unclear

Revolving door of despair: Drugs land more women…

The opioid crisis is putting more women behind bars across the U.S. _ tearing apart families and squeezing communities that lack treatment programs and permanent solutions. In one Tenn. county jail, most female inmates have long-term addiction problems.

How a rehab boss exploited the drug epidemic…

A rehab program in North Carolina sent people with addictions to work for free as caregivers for elderly and disabled patients

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One Person Has Been Injured In Hawaii's Kilauea…

The county mayor's office confirmed that one person has been injured in Hawaii's Kilauea volcano eruption.

Texas mom marched after Parkland, then her town…

Texas mother had been inspired by survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, then the very sort of extreme gun violence she was marching against arrived in her town

School shooting victims remembered as sweet…

An outgoing and 'really funny' student who blocked the door to try to prevent the gunman from entering the classroom and an exchange student who aspired to work in civil service were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school

Police response to Texas school shooting remains…

Questions remain about the police response to a shooting at a high school outside Houston that killed 10 people

J.J. Watt To Pay For Texas School Shooting…

Nine students and a teacher were killed and 10 other students were injured Friday in a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas.

Sentence next for Detroit-area body parts broker

Prosecutors are seeking a 14-year prison sentence for a Detroit-area man convicted of dealing diseased body parts for medical training

Man faces murder charges in restaurant crash that…

Police say a man intentionally rammed a vehicle into a steak and seafood outlet in North Carolina, killing his daughter and daughter-in-law who had been seated inside the restaurant with other family members

Survivors of Texas massacre confront 'spiritual…

Prosecutor tells seniors graduating from Texas high school where mass shooting occurred: 'You are entering into a war zone in this world, and it's a spiritual war zone'

Kilauea Eruption Sends Ash And Lava Bombs Flying…

Twenty-two fissures from the Kilauea volcano have opened up on Hawaii's Big Island since May 3

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Coast Guard aids Canadian mariner whose vessel flooded

The Coast Guard assisted a distressed Canadian mariner after his vessel began taking on water about 80 miles from the Big Island

AP PHOTOS: On the 'inside' with women behind bars

AP PHOTOS: The opioid crisis is putting more women behind bars across the U.S. _ tearing apart families and squeezing communities that treatment programs and permanent solutions

Mayor who pulled Confederate statues honored with…

The former mayor of New Orleans has been honored for his leadership in removing Confederate memorials

Trump Nominates Harry Harris As Ambassador To…

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly wanted Harris in this new role.

Police: Man charged with murder in death of girlfriend's son

Police in Washington, D.C. say a man has been charged with murder in the death of his girlfriend's child

Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked…

The two mountain bikers did what they were supposed to do when they noticed a mountain lion tailing them on a trail east of Seattle

Police video from California fires shows…

Police body-camera footage from last year's deadly wildfires in California's wine country reveals officers' frantic efforts to convince residents to flee as massive flames bore down

This Man's Defiance Helped Spark The Civil Rights…

Bruce Boynton is a former lawyer who played a special role in the civil rights movement: He paved the way for the Freedom Riders.

Sentencing to resume in case of man who mailed fatal cyanide

The sentencing of a man convicted of mailing fatal cyanide to a suicidal Englishman is set to resume in Maine

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Obama Official Says Keep Kids Home to Fight Guns

An official from the Obama administration has suggested parents nationwide force Congress to act on gun control by keeping their kids home from school. Arne Duncan, a former US Secretary of Education, made the statement in a tweet on Friday after 10 people were gunned down in an east Texas...

5 teens involved in fatal crash were high school…

Police say they have identified teenagers involved in a car crash in Massachusetts as high school students

Texas Governor: 'We Need To Do More Than Just…

A shooter opened fire in a Texas high school Friday, killing 10 people and injuring 10 others.