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Suspect in Georgia Traffic Stop Shooting ‘Told ...

(ATLANTA) — The man accused of shooting a Harris County, Georgia, deputy at a traffic stop turned himself in after he allegedly “told his mom...

Zoo Witness: Gorilla Was ‘Protecting’ 4-Year-Ol...

(CINCINNATI) — A witness present at the Cincinnati Zoo says the 450-pound gorilla that was shot and killed after a 4-year-old boy fell into his...

1 Dead, 6 Wounded in Houston Shooting; 1 Suspec...

(HOUSTON) — One person was killed and five others, including two police officers, were wounded in Houston Sunday after two men opened fire with what...

Mandatory Evacuation Issued for Rosenberg, Texa...

(ROSENBERG, Texas) —  A second Texas city will force residents to evacuate their homes on Sunday, as rising flood waters from the Brazos River turned...

10,000 Flags Planted on National Mall to Commem...

(WASHINGTON) — Mary Alice Horrigan stood in a knee-deep sea of 10,000 U.S. flags planted on the National Mall — each one representing 100 American...

Teenager Scares off Suspected Burglars in Her H...

(MARION COUNTY, Ore.)  —  An Oregon teen is being praised for her bravery after she scared off two suspected burglars who broke into her family’s...

What Life Is Like in Flint, Michigan, Three Yea...

(FLINT, Mich.) —  For Jacob Uhrek and his five children, every sip of water, every boiled pot of noodles, every drop of water to brush...

Four-Year-Old Who Fell Into Cincinnati Zoo’s Go...

(CINCINNATI) —  A 4-year-old boy escaped with serious — albeit non-life-threatening — injuries Saturday after he crawled through a barrier at the Cincinnati Zoo and...

Tropical Storm Bonnie Forms Off the Southeast C...

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — Tropical Storm Bonnie was swirling off the coast of South Carolina Saturday night, disturbing Sunday plans for beachgoers. According to the National...

Three-Year-Old Picked Up by Gorilla Inside Encl...

(CINCINNATI) — A 3-year-old boy escaped without serious injury after he crawled through a barrier at the Cincinnati Zoo and into a gorilla enclosure, where...

Kansas Boy, 11, Swept Away by Fast-Moving Creek...

(WICHITA, Kan.) — Authorities in Kansas resumed the search for the body of an 11-year-old boy who was swept away by a fast-moving creek in...

Officials to Lift Plane Wreckage From Hudson Ri...

(NEW YORK) —  Investigators were expected on Saturday to lift the wreckage from the World War II-era single-seat fighter plane that crashed in the Hudson...

Politics

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Bernie Sanders Mocks Trump’s ‘Genius’ on Califo...

(VISALIA, Calif.) — Bernie Sanders mocked the presumptive Republican nominee for his recent comments on the drought in California, calling out Donald Trump over his...

Trump Celebrates Memorial Day Weekend with Vete...

(WASHINGTON) — Donald Trump spent part of his Memorial Day weekend supporting veterans at a motorcycle run through the nation’s capital. At the 29th annual...

Will Trump’s Muslim Ban Be Included in the GOP ...

(NEW YORK) — For those who worry that Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, will stray from the party’s core ideology, Wyoming Sen. John...

Gary Johnson Wins Libertarian Nomination For Pr...

(NEW YORK) — Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson has won the Libertarian nomination for president. Hoping to emerge as a viable contender against the...

Trump Campaign Chief: ‘Trouble Follows the Clin...

(NEW YORK) — As he begins to build his strategy for the general election, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump will not only attack his likely...

Highlights From the Libertarian Party President...

(NEW YORK) — Libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson faced off against his four main rivals on the debate stage on Saturday night, earning some of...

Why the Favored Libertarian Ticket Could Be in ...

(WASHINGTON) — Two former Republican governors favored to win their bids for the Libertarian Party’s presidential ticket at their party’s national convention this weekend in...

Sen. Dianne Feinstein Says Bernie Sanders’ Camp...

(WASHINGTON) — California Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Sen. Bernie Sanders’ fight for the Democratic nomination is “all but over,” adding that the nation would be...

Sanders Campaign Calls for Committee Leadership...

(PHILADELPHIA) — The Bernie Sanders campaign is calling to remove Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and former Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank from leadership positions on Democratic...

35 Arrested After Pro-Trump and Anti-Trump Grou...

(SAN DIEGO, Calif.) — Police in riot gear were called in to separate Donald Trump protesters and supporters Friday afternoon after they clashed outside a...

President Obama Calls on Americans to Remember ...

(WASHINGTON) — President Obama reflected on the meaning of Memorial Day in his weekly address. He stressed the difference between thanking veterans for their service...

Sen. Joni Ernst Honors Veterans for Memorial Da...

(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) delivered this week’s Republican address and honored American veterans for Memorial Day. Ernst, who is the Senate’s first female...

World News

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More Than 700 Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterra...

(ROME) — More than 700 migrants are missing after several shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Sea this week, according to the United Nations Refugee Agency. According...

Mexican Soccer Star Alan Pulido Disappears Afte...

(NEW YORK) —  A search is under way for Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who disappeared after leaving a party early Sunday morning in his...

Stamp Collectors Gather at Major International ...

(NEW YORK) —  For die-hard stamp collectors, New York City is the center of the universe for the next seven days. The city is hosting...

Eight Russian Athletes Test Positive for Doping...

(MOSCOW) — After retesting samples from the London 2012 Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee announced Saturday that eight of the country’s athletes had failed drug...

German Opposition Leader Hit By Cake in Apparen...

(MAGDEBURG, Germany) — An activist shoved a chocolate cake in the face of a German opposition leader during a convention for the country’s far-left Die...

Lightning Strikes Injure Several Adults, Childr...

(PARIS) — Lightning strikes in France and Germany caused several injuries on Saturday. German police said 35 people were taken to the hospital after lightning...

Army Rangers Release Memorial Day Song From Afg...

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — Maybe it was bound to happen: After 15 years of war, two talented soldiers cross paths and discover a mutual love of...

ISIS Military Commander Killed in Fallujah Airs...

(FALLUJAH, Iraq) — An American airstrike has killed ISIS’s top commander in Fallujah as the Iraqi military presses forward with its offensive against the ISIS-held...

US Special Operations Forces Seen in Syria Phot...

(DAMASCUS, Syria) — American special operations forces photographed in Syria sporting patches of a Kurdish rebel group have been ordered to remove the patches because...

Researchers Find Intricate Tattoos on a 3,000-Y...

(CAIRO) — Researchers at Stanford University have found intricately designed body art on the well-preserved remains of a 3,000-year-old woman’s body from Ancient Egypt. The...

President Obama Embraces Hiroshima Survivor Dur...

(HIROSHIMA, Japan) — President Barack Obama, the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, Japan, met several survivors of the 1945 atomic bombing during his...

President Obama Urges ‘Moral Awakening’ During ...

(HIROSHIMA, Japan) — “Seventy-one years ago, on a bright, cloudless morning, death fell from the sky and the world was changed,” President Obama began, imagining...

Business

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Three Ways to Travel Free This Summer

(NEW YORK) — When people think about free travel, they mostly think about redeeming miles or points for free flights. But the truth is, the...

Low Prices at the Pump Fuel Record Travel This ...

(NEW YORK) — Millions are hitting the road to travel for the first big weekend of the summer, fueled by gas prices that are 42...

US Stocks Close Higher After Yellen Talks Summe...

(NEW YORK) — Investors are starting to accept an impending interest rate increase ahead of the holiday weekend after comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen...

Expect Interest Rate Increase ‘Probably in the ...

(CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) — Another interest rate increase after December’s hike may be coming sooner than investors think. Speaking at Harvard University on Friday where she...

Man’s Creative Super Mario Proposal Gets High S...

(BENTONVILLE, Ark.) — One man’s creative Super Mario marriage proposal definitely earned him the top score in his bride-to-be’s eyes. When Pam Edwards was unsuspectingly...

Verizon Strikes 4-Year Deal with Labor Unions

(NEW YORK) — Verizon Communications Inc. has struck a deal in principle with two unions for a four-year labor agreement, U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas...

TSA Head: Lines Won’t Make for ‘Summer of Misery’

(NEW YORK) — While holiday travelers enjoy their time off this Memorial Day weekend, crowding highways and airports across the country, aviation security will be...

This Robot Is Being Taught to Flinch as Though ...

(HANNOVER, Germany) — Robots with emotion. Robots that can do our jobs. Robotic friends. Next up: Robots that can feel pain. Researchers in Germany are...

Memorial Day Deals 2016: The Biggest Bargains o...

(NEW YORK) — Memorial Day has become the unofficial start of summer. The entire weekend is also a big one for sales. ABC News’ Becky...

Facebook and Microsoft’s Atlantic Ocean Cable B...

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook and Microsoft are teaming up to lay an undersea cable system across the Atlantic Ocean that will deliver faster connections to...

Microsoft, Facebook to Lay Massive Undersea Cab...

(SAN FRANCISCO) – Microsoft and Facebook announced plans on Thursday to lay a 4,000 mile cable underneath the Atlantic Ocean. The cable will be used...

Stocks Finish Mixed on Thursday

(NEW YORK) — Following two days of big rallies, stocks were mixed on Thursday as many Americans start to think about the holiday weekend. The...