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Florida attorney general confronted at Mr. Rogers movie

Protesters confronted Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi at a showing of a documentary about children's TV host Fred Rogers, and they questioned her stands on immigration and health care

Report: Officer left university job after case…

A Pennsylvania police officer who fired the shots that killed a teenager fleeing a traffic stop left his previous job with a university police force after prosecutors dropped a case against three men he'd filed charges against

Arkansas to evaluate river sinkhole where kayaker…

Arkansas has hired a consultant to evaluate a stretch of river where a kayaker was dragged to his death when a rare sinkhole created a whirlpool

Saudi women are now driving as longstanding ban…

Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their country and steering their way through busy city streets just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted

Supermarket Bans Black Man for Questioning Its Policy

A Maine man says he's pursuing legal action after an unpleasant encounter that smacks of racism, the Hill reports. Rory Ferreira, 26, says he wasn't surprised to be carded Tuesday when buying wine at a Shaw's store in Saco, Maine—but got suspicious when his wife was carded too. "I...

Maps reveal hidden truths of our cities

A new website that lets people delve into data on the world's cities launches.

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump…

President Donald Trump explicitly compared the tragedy of families whose relatives have been killed by undocumented immigrants to the family separations at the border.

Bill Gates Donates $4M for Gene-Altered…

Bill Gates latest effort to curb the spread of malaria involves genetically altered mosquitoes with a license to kill. Tony Spitz has the details.

Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia…

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump

Oklahoma veteran given $15,000 in lawn equipment…

A veteran in Oklahoma whose life and business were disrupted when his lawn equipment was stolen no longer needs to face acres of grass using a push mower

Dow snaps losing streak, Nasdaq falls

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed on Friday, but losses in the technology space kept the Nasdaq in check. Roselle Chen reports.

BNSF: Estimated 230,000 gallons of oil spilled in…

An estimated 230,000 gallons of crude oil spilled into floodwaters in the northwestern corner of Iowa following an early Friday morning derailment, a railroad official said Saturday

The State With the Most Psychopaths

Surprise, surprise: The place home to the most psychopaths in the US is Washington, DC. By far. That's according to new research out of Southern Methodist University. The survey doesn't count actual diagnoses but extrapolates from earlier research on the distribution of the "big five" personality traits (extraversion, neuroticism, agreeableness,...

This Mosquito-Borne Virus Was Found In A Human…

The virus was discovered in the 1960s.

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track…

The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones

Dick Leitsch, gay activist who led 'sip-in,' dies…

A pioneering gay activist who led a 1966 "sip-in" at a New York City bar has died at the age of 83. Dick Leitsch (LIGHTSH) died Friday at a hospice in Manhattan

US House candidate who beat Sanford seriously…

A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid has been seriously injured in a car wreck