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91 wildfires burn across Florida; thousands evacuated

6 hours 40 min ago
Florida's National Guard has been deployed as firefighters across the state work to contain fires that have consumed more than 25,000 acres.

39 days on the run over for missing teacher and student

12 hours 28 sec ago
They traveled about as far away from Tennessee as they could get in the US, finally settling -- at least for a night -- in a remote cabin on a tree-covered mountainside in Northern California.

Former WH staffer: Obama still Dem. Party leader

14 hours 28 min ago
Though recent vacation photos show Barack Obama basking in the warm sun of retirement, while jet-skiing away any political worries, his former staffer alludes to a second act.

Woman groped by boys on trail

19 hours 18 min ago

Tennessee teen abduction: 5 shocking revelations

22 hours 59 min ago
Tad Cummins -- the school teacher apprehended in the abduction of a 15-year-old student -- allegedly borrowed his wife's car under the guise of going to a job interview before fleeing. It's just one of the surprising revelations from the federal criminal complaint against Cummins in the sensational case.

Aaron Hernandez's attorney plans to sue for negligence

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 05:38
An attorney for Aaron Hernandez's estate plans to sue state officials for negligence surrounding his apparent suicide and railed against the "salacious" details leaked to the media, he said in court on Friday.

10-year-old boy with autism arrested at Florida school

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 03:03
A 10-year-old boy with autism spent the night behind bars after being arrested on charges of assaulting his teacher, CNN affiliate WPBF reported.

Police board says Charlotte shooting justified

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:19
An internal review board in the Charlotte, North Carolina, police department has determined the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by an officer was justified.

The bloody war over college free speech

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 01:23
Free speech came to fisticuffs before alt-right white nationalist Richard Spencer could even begin his speech at Auburn University.

Mark Cuban just coined a brilliant term to describe Trump

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 01:11
Mark Cuban is, like Donald Trump, a flashy and controversial billionaire. He's also, to my mind, one of the most savvy analysts of Trump and the president's appeal out there.

Sanctuary mayors fire back at Trump administration

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 00:23
Insulting.

San Francisco power mostly restored after outage

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 00:21
About 90,000 people are without power in San Francsico, the city's Department of Emergency Management said Friday afternoon.

How the adults failed Tennessee teen girl

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 22:57
Community from which teen went missing could have done more to prevent her disappearance with teacher by acting more quickly to remove him, and--as all schools should--educating students and adults about what constitutes sexual assault, writes Peggy Drexler.

Fresno shooting suspect to undergo mental exam

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 22:43
The man suspected of fatally shooting three people in a racially motivated rampage in Fresno, California, will undergo a mental competency evaluation, according to Steve Wright, assistant district attorney for Fresno County.