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Greyhound doesn't enforce safety rule, probe finds
Passengers later said that they had been fishtailing for miles, according to court documents.... More >>


TSA official says he was instructed to racially profile
A Transportation Security Administration employee alleged in testimony before Congress Wednesday that he was instructed to racially profile Somali-Americans.... More >>


11 people changing the way we travel
There's never been a better time to be a tourist. Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this. ... More >>


Dog's mystery illness solved by intern
Man's best friend gets a second chance at life; thanks to an intern. ... More >>


TSA official resigns after inquiry
Kelly Hoggan, the Transportation Security Administration's assistant administrator for the Office of Security Operations, resigned in the wake of congressional scrutiny. ... More >>


Preliminary hearing in Bill Cosby case to begin Tuesday
The first criminal case against Bill Cosby is set to begin.... More >>


Why judge acquitted officer in Freddie Gray case
Edward Nero, the second Baltimore police officer to stand trial in the Freddie Gray case, was found not guilty of all charges in connection with Gray's death in 2015.Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America... More >>


Two plane crashes in Hawaii leave five dead and two injured
Two plane incidents rocked the state of Hawaii on Monday morning, one of which involved a fiery plane crash that left five people dead. ... More >>


Opinion: Monsanto-Bayer mega-deal a nightmare for U.S.?
The bid, along with a spate of proposed deals in the agro-chemical industry poses great risks to farmers and the environment, writes Leah Douglas.... More >>


Report: Prince dead for hours?
One day before his body was found, Prince was given intravenous fluids at a Minneapolis area hospital, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, which attributed that information to an unnamed source with knowledge of the investigation.... More >>


Nile crocodiles identified in South Florida
There may be a deadly new invasive species lurking in Florida's swamps.Sponsored: Drivers Will Be Furious When This Finally Happens If you drive less than 50 miles a day, this new rule will shock you. ... More >>


Dog tests positive for meth, heroin
A dog picked up during an arrest in California has tested positive for methamphetamine and heroin, authorities said.... More >>


Your food labels are going to look a lot different
The labels on the food you buy will soon look a lot different, and the government hopes the change will help you make healthier decisions.... More >>


Paying kids not to kill
The four teens kick back and talk openly with their mentor. They discuss job opportunities, the need for support and the possibility of a trip out of state.... More >>


28 people paid to stop crimes
Homicides by firearm have declined dramatically since the Office of Neighborhood Safety in Richmond, CA, started its Operation Peacemaker initiative in 2009.Podcast favorites: Blindsided: How ISIS Shook The World | Bernie gets the Axe | Guns in America... More >>


Southern charm, deadly streets
Shoppers happily stroll the sidewalks of Savannah's open-air City Market. The sweet smell of freshly made pralines provides an inviting aroma across the historic district, and horse-drawn carriages amble down streets carrying tourists to antebellum homes and manicured gardens. ... More >>


Will Trump vs. Clinton be a nailbiter?
Democrats knew a general election battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would be rough, but many never considered the potential of a nailbiter.... More >>


Veepstakes really matter now
Polling shows that the likely general election matchup between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will feature unprecedented negative favorability ratings: 49% of Americans have an unfavorable view of Clinton, while 57% viewed Trump unfavorably, according to a recent CNN/ORC poll. ... More >>


Opinion: Trump's casual racism
By mocking Elizabeth Warren as"Pocohantas," Trump perpetuates ignorance about Native Americans and shows casual racism he should be denouncing, not voicing.Sponsored: Drivers Feel Stupid For Not Knowing This New Rule Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this. ... More >>


The week in 31 photos
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The evolution of surfing
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The Dalai Lama begins his exile
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A hole punched through history
Podcast favorites: Bernie gets the Axe | Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes GOP Leader... More >>


'The other side of the glass': Portraits in a liquor store
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U.S. military photos from April
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Ansel Adams at the Grand Canyon
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The first American in space
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Will and Kate's royal family
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What a shot! 30 amazing sports photos
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Historic photos from an extraordinary collection
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Look at me! The best selfies from April
Popular: Guns in America | Sanders Demands Clinton Apologize | Blindsided: How ISIS Shook The World... More >>



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