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Five Indicted in Deadly NYC Building Fire Cause...

(NEW YORK) — Five people have been indicted Thursday in connection with a fatal March 2015 building explosion in Manhattan’s East Village that left two...

NYPD Officer Convicted of Manslaughter in Death...

(NEW YORK) — A New York City police officer was convicted of second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of Akai Gurley, an unarmed man who...

Oregon Standoff Ends as Remaining Occupiers Arr...

(NEW YORK) —  The remaining four members of a militia group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon surrendered to the FBI Thursday, one...

Arctic Outbreak to Set Records for Valentine’s ...

(NEW YORK) — A major arctic outbreak could bring subzero temperatures to 65 million Americans this Valentine’s Day weekend. Twenty states in the Midwest and...

Los Angeles Prepares for Obama Visit and Presid...

(LOS ANGELES) — What happens when you put a presidential motorcade in the most congested city in America? “Obamajam,” as it’s dubbed by local media,...

What the DOJ Lawsuit Against Ferguson Alleges

(NEW YORK) —  The city of Ferguson, Missouri, particularly its police force, has been under the national spotlight since August 2014, when an officer fatally...

American Airlines Flight Lands Safely At LAX Af...

(LOS ANGELES) —  An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport this morning due to a “mechanical problem,” an LAX...

FBI Arrests Last Four Occupiers of Oregon Wildl...

(NEW YORK) —  Four members of a militia group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon surrendered to the FBI Thursday, one day after...

Final Oregon Occupier Surrenders to Authorities...

(NEW YORK) — The remaining occupier of Oregon’s National Wildlife Refuge, David Fry, has surrendered to authorities, ending a six-week standoff. This is a developing...

FBI Arrests Last 4 Occupiers of Oregon Wildlife...

(NEW YORK) —  Four members of a militia group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon surrendered to the FBI Thursday, one day after...

Deputies Killed at Maryland Panera ‘Are Heroes,...

(ABINGDON, Md.) — The Harford County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two officers killed in Abingdon, Maryland, on Wednesday as Senior Deputies Mark Logsdon and...

Politics

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Five Moments That Mattered in the Democratic De...

(MILWAUKEE ) — In the final Democratic debate before the Nevada caucuses, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off at a pivotal moment in the...

New Sanders Ad Features Eric Garner’s Daughter

(NEW YORK) —  A new ad set to be released online by the Bernie Sanders campaign features Eric Garner’s daughter, Erica Garner, explaining why she...

George W. Bush to Join Jeb on the Campaign Trai...

(NEW YORK) —  GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush got help from his mom and now he’s enlisting the help of his older brother. George W....

Hillary Clinton Endorsement Exposes Divide Amon...

(NEW YORK) —  The political arm of the Congressional Black Caucus formally endorsed Hillary Clinton Thursday, a move that quickly came under fire from one...

Judge Orders Faster Release of Final Hillary Cl...

(WASHINGTON) — A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to finish releasing former Secretary Hillary Clinton’s private emails in four installments between this...

California Congressman Vapes at Committee Hearing

(NEW YORK) — Rep. Duncan Hunter really likes his vaporizer. The California Republican busted out his vaporizer pen in a House Transportation Committee hearing Thursday...

Why Hillary Clinton Has More Delegates Than Ber...

(NEW YORK) —  Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton by 22 points in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, the largest victory in the state’s history for...

Congress Considers Weighing in on Airline Seat ...

(WASHINGTON) — For years, commercial flyers have complained about the shrinking size of their seats. And at least one congressman is pushing the federal government...

Bernie Sanders Looking Ahead to More Diverse El...

(NEW YORK) — Bernie Sanders met with Rev. Al Sharpton Wednesday in New York in an apparent move to diversify his voting base, which may...

Today on the Trail — 2/11/16

(NEW YORK) — It may be onward to South Carolina, but Thursday night is another Democratic face off for Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in...

World News

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US and Russia Announce Plan to Increase Syrian ...

(WASHINGTON) —  Secretary of State John Kerry has announced new steps designed to help eliminate the violence in Syria after meeting with Russian Foreign Minister...

British Soldier Hailed a Hero for Tripping Flee...

(NEW YORK) —  The bystander who helped British police capture a suspect last week has been revealed. The British Army said Lance Sergeant Matthew Lawson,...

Kim Jong Un Releases Video Purportedly Showing ...

(NEW YORK) — Kim Jong Un, the self-proclaimed “Supreme Leader” of North Korea, has released video footage showing the rocket launch he reportedly oversaw on...

Death Toll from Fighting in Syria as High as 47...

(NEW YORK) — The findings of a new report puts the number of casualties from the ongoing fighting in Syria well above most estimates. That’s...

Albert Einstein Was Right: Scientists Detect Gr...

(NEW YORK) — If Albert Einstein was alive today, he’d be saying: “I told you so.” In one of the most experimental findings in recent...

WATCH: Canadian Woman Dogsleds for Coffee in Sn...

(NEW YORK) — A Canadian woman took matters into her own hands last week when it seemed a snowstorm was going to stop her from...

Traveling One-Year-Old Has Visited 12 Countries...

(NEW YORK) — Little Esmé Bayes is already a world traveler at the age of one. At just 10-weeks-old, she was off with her parents,...

Suspected Suicide Bomber Traded Seats Before So...

(NEW YORK) —  The man authorities believe may have smuggled a bomb onto a Daallo Airlines jet in Somalia last week apparently traded seats with...

Iranian TV Video Appears to Show US Sailor Cryi...

(TEHRAN, Iran) — New video broadcast on Iranian state TV Wednesday appears to show a U.S. sailor crying while briefly detained by Iran in early...

Dramatic Rescue of Drowning Syrian Refugee Capt...

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Dramatic video released by the Turkish Coast Guard Wednesday captured the rescue of a lone Syrian refugee who had been clinging for...

Business

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Former IRS Agent Stands Trial for Allegedly Tak...

(SEATTLE) — A jury is now deliberating the fate of a former Seattle IRS agent who was captured by the FBI on a hidden camera...

Nutrition in a Bottle: The Startup Behind Soylent

(NEW YORK) — Like so many great startups, Soylent, a beverage classified as a food product by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and...

U.S. Stocks Suffer Another Day of Losses

(NEW YORK) — Stocks moved lower on Thursday as shares for banks and other financial companies fell. Worries about instability in China and other country’s...

Blind Man Finds Independence in Google Car’s Dr...

(NEW YORK) — The ride Pat Mahan took in one of Google’s self-driving cars is one he will never forget. Mahan, who is blind, had...

Tesla Reveals New Details About Its Most Afford...

(NEW YORK) — The dream of owning a Tesla just got even more real for people eager to get behind the wheel of one of...

Morgan Stanley Agrees to $3.2B Settlement over ...

(NEW YORK) — Morgan Stanley has agreed to pay $3.2 billion to federal and state authorities to settle charges over financial instruments that contributed to...

New Jobless Claims Fell to 269,000 Last Week

(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Labor Department says 16,000 fewer Americans submitted initial filings for unemployment benefits last week. According to the latest data released Thursday,...

Evaluating Which Touchscreen Gloves Perform the...

(NEW YORK) — Typing in the cold can be a pain in more ways than one. Regular gloves don’t work with touchscreen devices — such...

Tax Tip: Reaping the Tax Benefits of Homeownership

(NEW YORK) — You may view your home as a money pit that’s always in need of fixing but when it comes to filing your...

Artificial Intelligence Now Qualifies as Car Dr...

(NEW YORK) — Federal vehicle safety agencies have routinely worked with private companies to pave the road for autonomous vehicles. So U.S. officials will now...

Burger King Adds Hot Dogs to Menu

(NEW YORK) — Burger King may get a new nickname in the coming weeks: Hot Dog King. The fast-food chain will make the taste of...