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Newlywed killer executed

Dec 11, 2018 / 9:40 pm

A Texas inmate was executed Tuesday evening for fatally shooting a newlywed during a robbery more than 25 years ago. Alvin Braziel Jr., 43, received lethal...

Investigating Trump

Dec 11, 2018 / 8:38 pm

A look at where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him. WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Trump is facing criminal...

Death toll now up to four

Dec 11, 2018 / 4:23 pm

UPDATE: 4:20 p.m. A shooting in the French city of Strasbourg killed four people and wounded 11 others near a world-famous Christmas market Tuesday, sparking a...

Trump threatens shutdown

Dec 11, 2018 / 3:40 pm

In a wild Oval Office confrontation, President Donald Trump heatedly threatened to shut down the U.S. government Tuesday as he and Democratic leaders bickered...

Gunman kills at least 4

Dec 11, 2018 / 9:50 am

Authorities say an armed man entered a cathedral in southern Brazil and opened fire during Mass, killing at least four people before killing himself. Police...

Honesty pays - kind of

Dec 11, 2018 / 9:29 am

Police in New Jersey have given $3 to the person who found it 14 years ago. Paige Woodie was 12 years old when she and a friend discovered the cash and turned...

2018's memorable quotes

Dec 11, 2018 / 9:12 am

The assertion that "truth isn't truth," made by a personal attorney for President Donald Trump, tops a Yale Law School librarian's list of the...

Baby ripped from her arms

Dec 11, 2018 / 9:08 am

Outrage built Monday over a video showing police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother's arms at a Brooklyn public benefits office, with...

15 years for zombie rage

Dec 11, 2018 / 8:57 am

A Mississippi Gulf Coast man who rammed vehicles because he thought zombies were chasing him has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. The Sun Herald reports...

Time's Person of the Year

Dec 11, 2018 / 8:07 am

Time magazine named four journalists and a newspaper on Tuesday as its 2018 Person of the Year for standing up for the truth in the face of persecution and...

Trump builds wall pressure

Dec 11, 2018 / 5:31 am

President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to pressure Democratic congressional leaders into supporting his demand for billions of dollars to build his promised wall...

5 dead in warplanes crash

Dec 11, 2018 / 5:20 am

The U.S. military said Tuesday that five missing crew members have been declared dead after their refuelling plane collided with a fighter jet last week off...

No afros or mohawks?

Dec 10, 2018 / 12:54 pm

A middle-school music teacher apologized Monday and backed off his instructions that students should not have "Mohawks, Large Afros, or any other...

Cat survives raging blaze

Dec 10, 2018 / 12:26 pm

A family has been reunited with their cat after it stayed behind during a deadly wildfire last month that levelled their home in Northern California. Courtney...

Voyager 2 goes interstellar

Dec 10, 2018 / 12:22 pm

NASA's Voyager 2 is now the second human-made object to zip away from the sun into the space between the stars. Voyager 2 last month exited "this...

Uncle slashes tot's throat

Dec 10, 2018 / 9:36 am

A three-year-old girl whose uncle authorities say cut her throat has died in a Kentucky hospital. Citing a Fayette County Coroner's Office release, news...

Trump's turmoil on the hill

Dec 10, 2018 / 9:33 am

President Donald Trump is considering at least four people to serve as his next chief of staff, after plans for an orderly succession for departing John Kelly...

US out on migration deal

Dec 10, 2018 / 9:25 am

Defying fierce opposition from the United States and a few other nations, nearly 85 per cent of the countries at the U.N. agreed Monday on a sweeping yet...

Rat in vending machine

Dec 10, 2018 / 6:17 am

Students at a Florida high school found an unwelcome surprise in a vending machine: a rat climbing the rows of packaged snacks and drinks. Video of the rat shot...

UK's May faces defeat

Dec 10, 2018 / 5:27 am

The British government's Brexit plans were thrown into chaos on Monday, with Prime Minister Theresa May making an emergency statement to lawmakers amid...