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The Latest: Students: Firearms in home should be…

Some students at the Texas high school where a gunman killed 10 people want laws requiring firearms to be locked away at home and accessible to only the owner

Student says science teacher tackled Indiana…

Authorities say a male student opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody

Trump Says US And North Korea Are Still…

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis also told reporters that diplomats are still working on the summit.

UN says issues 'narrowed' over Greece-Macedonia name dispute

The U.N. mediator trying to resolve a 25-year-old dispute between Greece and Macedonia over the former Yugoslav republic's name says the issues "have been narrowed" and both sides are determined to reach an agreement

Chief: Body is likely that of missing 5-year-old…

Police say a small, decomposing body found in central Kansas is likely that of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, a Wichita boy who has been missing since February

Police: Suspected restaurant gunman had no…

Police: Man suspected of shooting three people inside Oklahoma City restaurant had no criminal record or obvious connection to victims, restaurant

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Why Are So Many Adults Watching Cartoons?

Cartoons are having a moment. From classics like "The Simpsons" to "BoJack Horseman," they're super popular ... with adults.

Driver in fatal New Jersey school bus crash…

The driver of a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway last week, killing a student and a teacher and injuring more than 40 others, is in court on two death-by-auto charges

Latest: Richmond police release footage of fatal…

Richmond police are set to release body-camera and other footage of the fatally shooting of an unarmed naked man by an officer

Patrol: Fentanyl seizure keeps killer drug off…

The Nebraska State Patrol says the nearly 120 pounds of suspected cocaine and fentanyl that troopers seized last month turned out to be all fentanyl

Parkland Families Sue Companies That Made, Sold…

The parents of Jaime Guttenberg and Alex Schachter filed a lawsuit Wednesday against American Outdoor Brands and Sunrise Tactical Supply.

Police officer released from hospital after stabbing

A Hartford police officer who was critically injured in a stabbing last week has been released from the hospital

For CEOs, $11.7 million a year is just middle of…

The typical chief executive at the biggest U.S. companies got an 8.5 percent raise last year and made $11.7 million in salary, stock and other compensation

Judge quits after suspension for courthouse affair

A Massachusetts judge who engaged in sexual acts with a social worker in his courthouse chambers has resigned

2018 Hurricane Season Could Be Another Active One

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the costliest seasons ever, and the 2018 season is expected to be almost as intense.

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Student says science teacher at Indiana middle school tackled gunman, knocked weapon away

Student says science teacher at Indiana middle school tackled gunman, knocked weapon away

Officer recounts stopping gunman at Illinois high…

The school resource officer authorities say shot and arrested a gunman who began firing inside an Illinois high school says "I was not going to let him get away."

Former state AG Kane loses appeal of criminal…

A Pennsylvania appeals court is upholding the conviction of former state attorney general Kathleen Kane for leaking secret grand jury information and lying about it

Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Set To Turn Himself…

Weinstein's surrender comes just after reports he was under federal investigation.

Maritime organization approves Bering Strait shipping routes

The International Maritime Organization has signed off on the first two-way shipping routes into the Arctic Ocean

Former NAACP leader exposed as white faces fraud…

A once prominent Washington state civil rights leader who was later exposed as white is facing charges of welfare fraud

The Latest: Funeral honors slain Maryland police…

Rows of police officers have lined up outside a Maryland church before filing in for the funeral of Baltimore County Officer Amy Caprio

What Happens In A Diversity Training And How…

There are different approaches and strategies to diversity training. We went to one to see what it's like.

Man reaches deal in deaths of 2 girls on Colorado farm

One of five people charged in the deaths of two girls on a southwestern Colorado farm has reached a plea deal which may allow him to go free within a year

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New $12.9 billion warship already needs upgrades…

Billed as a next-generation aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford will return to a Virginia shipbuilding yard this summer for upgrades and fixes to problems discovered during initial periods at sea

Veterans, discharged and jobless, seek…

Military veterans discharged for relatively minor offenses say they often can't get jobs, and hope Connecticut will change that

House Overwhelmingly Passes $717 Billion Defense…

The National Defense Authorization Act authorizes, among other things, a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops.