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Woman Shot by Stray Bullet Had Been Warned Not ...

(CHICAGO) — The father of a young woman who was struck in the head by a stray bullet in Chicago Friday has spoken out about...

Royal Caribbean Passenger Recounts Terrifying 1...

(NEW YORK) — One passenger on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship that was rocked by hurricane-force winds said she was afraid for her life as...

Slain Virginia Teen Discussed ‘Her Boyfriend’ B...

(BLACKSBURG, Va.) — A friend of the 13-year-old Virginia girl who was allegedly abducted and murdered last month said the teen had told her about...

Cornell Frat President Accused of Attempted Rap...

(ITHACA, N.Y.) — A Cornell University fraternity president accused of attempted rape and sexual abuse was released from custody Tuesday, but a Cornell representative told...

“Serial” Convict Adnan Syed’s Hearing Wraps Up

(BALTIMORE) — Lawyers trying to get a new trial for Adnan Syed, the convicted killer at the center of hit podcast “Serial,” and the state...

Obama Proposes New Cybersecurity Plan

(WASHINGTON) — President Obama announced Tuesday a new Cybersecurity National Action Plan to help combat what the president calls one of the most important challenges...

Father of 13-Year-Old Murder Victim ‘Bet She Fo...

(NEW YORK) — The father of a 13-year-old girl allegedly murdered by a Virginia Tech student said he “bet she fought like a wildcat,” according...

DA in Cornell Sex Assault Case Condemns Underag...

(ITHACA, N.Y.) — The district attorney prosecuting a Cornell University fraternity president accused of attempted rape and sexual abuse blamed schools in general for “turning...

US Veteran Says He is ‘ISIS Solider,’ Calls Bin...

(BELLINGHAM, Wash.) — The FBI has arrested a former member of the Army on weapons charges after he allegedly expressed sympathy for ISIS, called Osama...

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Government Official: Indian Man Killed in Explo...

(NEW DELHI) — Scientists are investigating a man’s death after government officials initially said that he was killed by an explosion caused by a meteorite....

Syrian Couple Takes Wedding Photos Amid Ruins o...

(HOMS, Syria) — A Syrian couple recently held their wedding photo shoot amid the ruins of war-ravaged Homs, Syria, to prove that love is greater...

Two Trains Collide in Germany, Ten Dead, at Lea...

(BAD AIBLING, Germany) —Two morning commuter trains have collided in Bad Aibling in southern Germany, killing ten people and injuring more than 100 others, police...

UN ‘Horror’ Report: Syrian Government Beats Tho...

(NEW YORK) — The Syrian government has beaten or tortured to death thousands of detainees since the beginning of the civil war there, “horrors” only...

Hong Kong ‘Fish Ball Revolution’ Erupts in Viol...

(HONG KONG) — Violent clashes erupted overnight in Hong Kong after protesters defended unlicensed food vendors, set up for Chinese New Year celebrations, from being...

Two Trains Collide in Germany, Eight Dead, at L...

(BAD AIBLING, Germany) — Two morning commuter trains have collided in Bad Aibling in southern Germany, killing four people and injuring more than 100 others,...

Watch: Pedestrian Trips Suspect Running from Po...

(KINGSTON, England) — British police have expressed their gratitude to a stranger who helped them arrest a suspect. Officers were on patrol in Kingston, United...

Giant Rabbit From Scotland Looking for a Home

(GLASGOW, Scotland) — A rabbit in Scotland is looking for a home, but it might need a little more space than just a cage on...

Chinese New Year Fireworks So Dangerous That On...

(HONG KONG) — For much of the next two weeks, millions of Chinese will welcome in the Year of Monkey, which begins Monday, with a...

Video Shows Survivor Pulled from Debris of Taiw...

(TAINAN, Taiwan) — A woman was still alive Monday after being buried under debris of one of the collapsed buildings from the earthquake that shook...

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Massive Pig Corralled at New Hampshire Polling ...

(PELHAM, N.H.) — One New Hampshire voter Tuesday morning wanted to see how the sausage gets made. A massive pig weighing over 600 pounds was...

Senator Worries Too Many Ineligible People Gett...

(WASHINGTON) — The head of a key congressional homeland security committee said Tuesday he’s worried the Obama administration’s system for denying Obamacare tax credits to...

John Kasich Supporters Told to Go on the Offens...

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — John Kasich’s supporters are working the phones Tuesday, making “persuasion calls” to win over voters who are still undecided. But while the...

Marco Rubio Believes He Must Be ‘Doing Somethin...

(NEW YORK) — Sen. Marco Rubio brushed off recent attacks by his GOP rivals, saying he must be “doing something right,” and expressing confidence despite...

Everything You Need to Know About the New Hamps...

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Regardless of who wins, there’s a reason for Granite Staters to celebrate: Tuesday marks the 100th anniversary of the New Hampshire primary....

John Kasich’s NH Primary Day Prediction: ‘We’re...

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich, whose campaign has maintained a laser-like focus on performing well in Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary, declined to predict...

Dixville Notch Casts First Votes in New Hampshi...

(DIXVILLE NOTCH, N.H.) — The nine voters of Dixville Notch, New Hampshire, became some of the first in the state — and consequently, first in...

Donald Trump Repeats Crude Word to Describe Ted...

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Donald Trump referred to fellow Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz by a crude word during a rally Monday night, repeating the words...

Sanders Hits Back at Clinton’s Claims That He T...

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign took on Hillary Clinton’s newest line of attack just one day before the New Hampshire primary — calling the...

GOP Voters Say They Could Change Their Minds in NH

(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — A large chunk of the New Hampshire electorate says they’re still willing to change their allegiances — just a day before the...

Michael Bloomberg Says He is Considering Presid...

(NEW YORK) — Former New York City Mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg confirmed Monday that he is weighing the option of launching a presidential bid....

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Stocks Close Slightly Lower as Oil Prices Fall ...

(NEW YORK) — After switching between gains and losses during the day, the major indexes closed slightly lower on Tuesday as oil prices and global...

Goodwill Encourages People to ‘Donate Your Ex’s...

(SARASOTA, Fla.) — A Florida branch of Goodwill is offering the broken-hearted a chance to start fresh and do a good deed for Valentine’s Day....

Maryland Man Swamped with Texts Demanding Free ...

(NEW YORK) — One Maryland man found out what it’s like to stand between a Chipotle customer and a free burrito. After mandatory employee meetings...

Red Lobster Gets Sales Boost from Beyoncé

(NEW YORK) — Beyoncé’s latest song “Formation” is racking up both views on YouTube and sales at Red Lobster. The music video posted Saturday features...

Sears to Speed Up Store Closings After Dismal H...

(CHICAGO) — Sears is speeding up its closing of 50 stores after poor sales during the holiday season. Sears Holding Corp. said in its fourth...

Tax Tip: Filing for Same-Sex Couples

(NEW YORK) — Marriage equality means tax payment equality.  New York tax accountant Janice Hayman says there’s no disparity between traditional marriages and same-sex marriages...

Account Switching Now Available on Instagram

(NEW YORK) – Instagram has officially created a quick and easy way to switch between multiple accounts. Starting this week, users can go to their...

Stocks Sink as Oil Prices Continue to Slide, Do...

(NEW YORK) — Stocks sink amid falling oil prices and fears of an economic slowdown around the world. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 177.92...

Starbucks Unveils ‘Molten Chocolate’ Drinks in ...

(NEW YORK) — Starbucks customers will fall in love with some new drinks this Valentine’s Day. On Monday, the coffee company introduced a trio of...

Mark Zuckerberg Releases Chinese New Year Video...

(MENLO PARK, Calif.) — The Zuckerberg family released a video to wish everyone a Happy Chinese New Year…in Mandarin. “Last night at Facebook, we hosted...

Chipotle Temporarily Closes Restaurants for Com...

(NEW YORK) — Chipotle restaurants across the nation are temporarily closing Monday in an effort to educate 60,000 employees about the food-borne illnesses that have...

Mobile Payments App Venmo Suffers Post-Super Bo...

(NEW YORK) — It’s safe to say Super Bowl Sunday was one of the busier nights for mobile payments app Venmo but we’ll let you...

Entertainment News

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Hugh Jackman Undergoes Skin Cancer Treatment on...

(NEW YORK) — Hugh Jackman has again been treated for skin cancer on his nose, he revealed Monday. The X-Men star shared a picture of...

Sylvester Stallone Says He Considered Boycottin...

(LOS ANGELES) — The topic of diversity in Hollywood and within the Academy was addressed by several stars Monday at the Oscar nominees luncheon in...

“Girls” Star Lena Dunham Taking Time Off for “C...

(NEW YORK) — The HBO show Girls is back for its fifth season later this month, but its biggest star will not be making press...

“The Bachelor” Recap: Shocking Eliminations in ...

(NEW YORK) — Monday night’s episode of The Bachelor picked up where last week’s episode left off: with Ben Higgins having a private chat with...

Ryan Reynolds Says He’s “Always Related” to Fou...

(NEW YORK) — Deadpool, opening Friday, is the latest flick about a Marvel superhero to hit the big screen.  But unlike previous Marvel heroes you’ve...

“black-ish,” “Empire” Winners at NAACP Image Aw...

(PASADENA, Calif.) — ABC’s black-ish and the Fox drama Empire won major awards Friday night at the 47th NAACP Image Awards, held Friday night in...

“Taxi Driver” Turns 40 Today

(NEW YORK) — Monday, February 8 marks 40 years since Taxi Driver first hit theaters, grabbing us by the throat and dragging us into lead...

Teresa Giudice Talks Finances, Prison, Future i...

(NEW YORK) — Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice opened up about her financial situation, her time in federal prison and what her...

Elton John Hits the Road with James Corden’s “C...

(LOS ANGELES) — Elton John was in the passenger seat for the latest installment of James Corden’s popular feature “Carpool Karaoke” during a special edition...

Sports

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Cam Newton Defends Decision to Walk Out of Pres...

(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton defended his decision to walk out of the Super Bowl’s post-game press conference after his team’s...

Senators Acquire Maple Leafs Captain Dion Phane...

(TORONTO) — The Toronto Maple Leafs has finalized a nine-player trade with provincial rival Ottawa Senators, both teams announced on Tuesday. The focus of the...

UCLA Gymnast’s Floor Routine Goes Viral with Da...

(LOS ANGELES) — One gymnast is tumbling into Facebook glory with more than 22 million views on her epic hip-hop-themed floor routine. Sophina DeJesus, a...

Report: Josh Donaldson and Jays Agree to 2-Year...

(TORONTO) – The Toronto Blue Jays and star third baseman Josh Donaldson have agreed to a two-year, $29 million contract, according to a Sportsnet Canada...

Sources: Sacramento Kings to Fire Head Coach Ge...

(SACRAMENTO) — With a subpar record more than halfway through the season, the Sacramento Kings feel they need a coaching change — so they’re planning...

Scoreboard Roundup — 2/8/16

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONCharlotte 108, Chicago 91Indiana 89, L-A Lakers 87OT  L-A Clippers 98, Philadelphia 92Cleveland...

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller Offers Advice to Form...

(NEW YORK) — Von Miller is rooting for Johnny Manziel. After the game on Sunday night, the Super Bowl 50 MVP posted a message on...

Colleen Crowley’s Lawyer Says Johnny Manziel Ru...

(DALLAS) — More details are coming out of the Dallas criminal investigation into an alleged assault involving Johnny Manziel and his former girlfriend. Kathy Kinser,...

Knicks Fire Head Coach Derek Fisher

(NEW YORK) — Derek Fisher is only in his second season as the New York Knicks’ head coach but already, the team has seen enough....

Marshawn Lynch Hints at Retirement with Tweet o...

(NEW YORK) — Is Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch hanging up his cleats? The 29-year-old seems to suggest that in a tweet he posted...

Peyton Manning Knows What He’s Doing After Supe...

(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) — Peyton Manning kept with tradition when it came to his Super Bowl celebration plans. “I’m going to Disneyland,” the Denver Broncos...

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