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Suspect Hijacks Bus, Striking and Killing Pedes...

(WASHINGTON) — A suspect hijacked a Washington, D.C., bus Tuesday morning and hit and killed a pedestrian, the D.C. police department said. The suspect boarded...

NTSB Reveals Probable Cause of Fatal Metro Acci...

(WASHINGTON) — A “disturbing” attitude towards safety contributed to the track fire that killed one passenger and injured 91 more in Washington, D.C.’s metro system...

Illinois Mother of Two Critically Injured in Dr...

(LAKE DELTON, Wis.) — A mother is in critical condition after a gunman shot her in the neck while she was in her car with...

FBI Searches Home of Reputed Mobster Suspected ...

(BOSTON) — The search for missing art stolen more than two decades ago from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum has taken FBI agents to six...

City in New York Declares State of Emergency Du...

(NEWBURGH, N.Y.) — A State of Emergency was declared in a small town in the metropolitan area of New York Monday due to the discovery...

Detroit School Teachers Plan to Continue ‘Sick ...

(DETROIT) — Detroit Public School teachers are fighting for their paychecks by continuing a “sick out” that started Monday and closed over 90 of the...

New Video Shows Dramatic CSX Train Derailment i...

(WASHINGTON) — New surveillance video released by the Washington Metro Area Transit Authority shows the moment 16 CSX train cars derailed in northeast Washington, D.C.,...

Man Allegedly Attempts to Take Off with $260,00...

(MIAMI) — A man identified as a former student in Miami, Florida, admitted to stealing over $260,000 worth of airline miles after he obtained personal...

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Taking a ‘Gap ...

(NEW YORK) — First daughter Malia Obama has finally made her decision to attend Harvard University, but not until the fall of 2017. Between then...

Lifesize Stonehenge Replica ‘Foamhenge’ Needs N...

(NATURAL BRIDGE, Va.) — On a historic plot of land in a small Virginia county rests a life-sized styrofoam replica of England’s most famous Stonehenge...

Wisconsin Fishing Buds Reel in 60-Year-Old 6-Pa...

(NEW LONDON, Wisc.) — Christian Burzynski, Adam Graves and Andy Holst have been fishing in Wisconsin’s Wolf River for a very long time. Their fishing...

Former Penn State Coach Jerry Sandusky Appears ...

(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky appeared in a Pennsylvania courtroom Monday as he appeals his child-sex abuse conviction. In...

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Attacks on Hospitals Are ‘War Crimes,’ UN Chief...

(NEW YORK) — Deliberate attacks on hospitals amount to “war crimes,” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said Tuesday just hours after a hospital was targeted in...

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter Says Russia is ...

(STUTTGART, Germany) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter blasted Russia on Tuesday for its aggressive tactics and “saber-rattling.” At a ceremony in Stuttgart, Germany to...

Water Scarcity Can Lower GDP by 6% in Some Regi...

(NEW YORK) — Lack of water is not only a health issue for many regions of the world, it can have a huge economic impact,...

Kids Across the UK Kept Out of School in Strike...

(LONDON) — Similar to parent protests in the United States over standardized testing and the Common Core curriculum, thousands of United Kingdom parents have organized...

Another Troop Death: The Evolution of US Engage...

(WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Tuesday morning that a U.S. service member had died in northern Iraq after ISIS penetrated the front lines...

US Navy SEAL Killed in Combat by ISIS Forces in...

(WASHINGTON) — A U.S. serviceman was killed in Northern Iraq Tuesday by direct fire from ISISforces that penetrated several miles across Kurdish lines. He was...

Baby Rescued from Kenyan Building Rubble After ...

(NAIROBI, Kenya) — A 6-month-old baby girl has been rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building in Nairobi, Kenya, after surviving by herself for...

American Serviceman Killed in Combat in Iraq

(WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday a U.S. service member was killed in combat in northern Iraq as a result of enemy fire.This...

Marines Investigate Possible Misidentification ...

(WASHINGTON) — The Marine Corps is reviewing whether one of the six men photographed raising the flag on Iwo Jima in one of the most...

Prince Harry, Justin Trudeau Launch 2017 Invict...

(TORONTO) — Prince Harry met Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Toronto on Monday to launch the 2017 Invictus Games. Harry was there for the...

British Father’s T-Shirt Sparks Conversation Ab...

(CANTERBURY, England) — A British father’s T-shirt with the words “Dads don’t babysit. (It’s called ‘parenting’)” emblazoned across it has sparked an online conversation about...

Kerry Discusses ‘Out of Control’ Syrian Conflic...

(GENEVA) — Secretary of State John Kerry said the Syrian conflict is “in many ways out of control” as he looks to Russia for help...

Politics

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President Obama Thanks His 5th Grade Teacher on...

(WASHINGTON) — In honor of Teacher Appreciation Day, President Obama tweeted his thanks Tuesday to his fifth grade teacher, along with a photo of his...

Ted Cruz and Donald Trump Engage in Epic Mud-Sl...

(WASHINGTON) — Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz slung mud at each other on Tuesday, as Indiana voters headed to the polls for the state’s...

Five Storylines to Watch in the Indiana Primary

(NEW YORK) — Indiana residents are headed to the polls to cast their ballots in what has become one of their most important primaries this...

Trump Calls Indiana Town ‘Importantville’ in Fi...

(SOUTH BEND, Ind.) — On the eve of the now crucial Indiana primary, Donald Trump sought to let his final crowd in the state know...

In West Virginia, Hillary Clinton Says She’s ‘S...

(WILLIAMSON, W.Va.) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton kicked off a two-day tour of West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky by saying she was “sad” and...

President Obama Says Trump is Not Equipped to B...

(WASHINGTON) — President Obama says that Republican front-runner Donald Trump is not equipped to deal with the challenges of being president. “I think that he...

Trump’s ‘Woman Card’ Attack Helps Clinton Outra...

(NEW YORK) — Hillary Clinton has outraised Bernie Sanders for the first time in months. On Monday, her campaign said that they had raised about...

Trump Mocks Cruz Over Fiorina’s Fall: ‘Even I W...

(CARMEL, Ind.) — At his campaign rally in Carmel, Indiana, Monday, Donald Trump wasted no time bringing up a video of Ted Cruz’s new running...

Trump Gains Ground in Unbound Delegate Race and...

(INDIANAPOLIS) — After his decisive win last week in Pennsylvania, Donald Trump is now beating Sen. Ted Cruz nearly two-to-one among unbound delegates who say...

Cruz Debates Trump Supporters as They Shout at ...

(MARION, Ind.) — Supporters of Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump shouted in his rival Sen. Ted Cruz’s face as he squared off with them on...

Carly Fiorina Falls From Stage at Ted Cruz Event

(LAFAYETTE, Ind.) — Carly Fiorina took a rather graceful fall from the stage after introducing the Cruz family on Sunday. “Let me welcome, your next...

Cruz Says He Still Has a Path to Nomination if ...

(OSCEOLA, Ind.) — With Indiana primary voters headed to the polls in less than 24 hours, Ted Cruz said he will “absolutely” have a path...

Business News

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Stocks Tumble After Weak China Growth Data

(NEW YORK) — Wall Street lost its gains from the day before as oil prices tumbled and investors worried about China’s slow growth. The Dow...

Pizza Shop Loses Name, Offers Free Pizza for Ne...

(DALLAS) — A pizza chain in Texas is turning lemons into lemonade after it was forced to change its name. Black Jack Pizza in South...

Inside Candy Crush Kingdom as It Prepares to Cr...

(STOCKHOLM) — When it comes to mobile gaming, the Candy Crush games have proven to be sweetly addictive for hundreds of millions of active users...

NY Grocery Chain Fairway Files for Bankruptcy

(NEW YORK) — New York-based grocery chain Fairway announced on Monday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company said it reached an...

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli May Face Additional...

(NEW YORK) — Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli may face additional fraud charges, prosecutors said Tuesday in a New York court. Shkreli initially came under...

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shekreli May Face Additiona...

(NEW YORK) — Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli may face additional fraud charges, prosecutors said Tuesday in a New York court. Shkreli initially came under...

Disney ‘Imagineers’ Reveal Secrets to Creating ...

(ORLANDO, Fla.) — When park-goers swarm Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom later this month, Joe Rhode will be paying close attention. The executive designer and...

Hulk Hogan Sues Gawker Media — Again

(ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.) — Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker Media again. In paperwork filed in Florida state court on Monday, the former wrestler, whose real...

US Stocks Finish Higher After Last Week’s Losses

(NEW YORK) — Wall Street closed higher for the first trading day of May, putting a stop to a seven-day slump. The Dow jumped 117.52...

Takeaways from Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hatha...

(OMAHA, Neb.) — Billionaire Warren Buffett, widely regarded as one of the most successful investors in the world, didn’t hold back his opinions at Berkshire...

Brooklyn Pizzeria Creates Edible Delivery Box

(NEW YORK) — One Brooklyn pizza parlor is making delivery a whole lot tastier. Vinnie’s Pizzeria, located in Brooklyn, New York, is the home of...

Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Seattle Mini...

(WASHINGTON) — On Mnday, the Supreme Court said it would not take up the challenge to Seattle’s minimum wage increase. The lower court upheld a...

Entertainment News

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Cate Blanchett Named UN Goodwill Ambassador

(NEW YORK) — Cate Blanchett has been named a global goodwill ambassador for the United Nations’ refugee agency. “I am deeply proud to take on this...

Report: Kerry Washington Is Pregnant with Secon...

(NEW YORK) — Is the woman who portrays D.C.’s favorite fixer, fixing to expand her family? Actress Kerry Washington reportedly is pregnant again. According to...

“Game of Thrones” Star Kit Harington: “Sorry fo...

(NEW YORK) — (SPOILERS AHEAD) Kit Harington lied to fans for months about the fate of his beloved Game of Thrones character, Jon Snow. After...

Hulk Hogan Sues Gawker Media — Again

(NEW YORK) — Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker Media again. In paperwork filed in Florida state court on Monday, the pro wrestler, whose birth name...

“Hamilton” Nabs a Record 16 Tony Nominations

(NEW YORK) — What’s your name, man? My name is T-O-N-Y.  The musical phenomenon know as Hamilton scored a record 16 Tony nominations Tuesday morning. ...

“Dancing with the Stars”: Kim Fields and Von Mi...

(LOS ANGELES) — Von Miller and Kim Fields are done dancing. That was the result of the double elimination Monday night on Dancing with the...

“The Voice”: The Top 10 Perform; Michelle Obama...

(LOS ANGELES) — The latest Voice performance show began on a patriotic note, with appearances by first lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden. The...

John Krasinski to Get His Jack Ryan On

(NEW YORK) — John Krasinski, action star?  Looks like it’s going to happen. The former The Office actor John Krasinski will star as Tom Clancy’s...

Fan Amy Schumer Says “Scared the S***” Out of H...

(NEW YORK) — That guy whom Amy Schumer says frightened her so badly it made her think twice about taking photos with fans is speaking...

“Dancing with the Stars” Pays Tribute to Music ...

(LOS ANGELES) — Dancing with the Stars will salute the icons of music tonight. The eight remaining celebrities will dance to songs from some of...

“Game of Thrones” vs. Porn? Season Six Premiere...

(NEW YORK) —  Just how badly did people want to watch April 24th’s season premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones? Apparently enough to curtail their...

Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan Win Daytime Emmy

Just weeks before their daytime TV partnership ends, Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan have won a Daytime Emmy Award. They were named the winners of...

Sports

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Bryce Harper Extends Endorsement Deal with Unde...

(NEW YORK) — Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper has been endorsing Under Armour since April 2011. But now, he has reportedly signed an extension with...

Tigers’ Justin Verlander Engaged to Model Kate ...

(NEW YORK) — Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander is engaged to longtime girlfriend Kate Upton. Upton’s new engagement ring was on display Monday night...

Olympic Gold Medalist Gets Apology from TSA for...

(NEW YORK) — Olympic gold medal swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen received an apology from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) after she says she was “humiliated”...

LeBron James Rumored to Star in Potential “Spac...

(NEW YORK) — LeBron James may turn up on the silver screen again. According to The Hollywood Reporter, James may star in a sequel of...

Richard Childress Racing Makes Pit Crew Changes

(NEW YORK) — Richard Childress Racing has made changes to pit crews of two of its teams. Chase Masterson is now the front tire changer...

Scoreboard Roundup — 5/2/16

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEWashington 2, Kansas City 0Milwaukee 8, L.A. Angels 5AMERICAN LEAGUEMinnesota 6, Houston 2Seattle 4, Oakland...

Former 49ers Star Dana Stubblefield Accused of ...

(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) — Former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Dana Stubblefield has been charged with raping a developmentally disabled woman. Santa Clara County prosecutors...

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Josh Ravin Suspended 80 Ga...

(LOS ANGELES) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Ravin has been suspended for 80 games after he violated the MLB’s performance-enhancing drug policy. The 28-year-old...

Leicester Wins English Title for First Time in ...

(LONDON) — For the first time ever in their 132-year history, underdogs Leicester City are champions of England. The football club secured their Premier League...

Justin Trudeau Does Push-Ups with Canadian Invi...

(TORONTO) — Justin Trudeau wants to make clear that Canada is more than ready for the Invictus Games. “Oh, hey,” the Canadian prime minister begins...

Report: Laremy Tunsil Won’t Start NFL Career in...

(MIAMI) — Rookie Laremy Tunsil will not start his professional career with the Miami Dolphins in the NFL’s substance abuse program, ESPN reports, citing a...

Warriors Star Steph Curry Gives Peek Into His H...

(NEW YORK) — Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry is known for dominating the NBA, but the basketball star is now revealing his best play...

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