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Trump likes coal, but that doesn't mean he's…

Trump has courted coal miners and pushed for offshore drilling, but also vows to help develop offshore wind

Thousands of girls joining boys as Cub Scouts

Thousands of girls have become Cub Scouts in an early adopter program as the Boy Scouts of America

Waffle House suspect remains on the run, may be…

As an intensive manhunt continues for the suspect in a Waffle House restaurant shooting that killed four people, police are warning residents of a Nashville neighborhood to beware of the alleged killer

Karadzic launches appeal against UN war crimes…

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic insists Serb forces acted in self-defense during Bosnia's bloody 1992-95 conflict as he calls on appeals judges to overturn his multiple convictions and 40-year sentence for masterminding Serb atrocities

Whistleblower: School used software to get more state money

Regulators are reviewing a whistleblower's claims that Ohio's largest online charter school used new software that it installed in 2016 to intentionally inflate attendance figures

From war cry to peace call

Two ex-child soldiers from different faiths forge bonds as they work together to build on a fragile peace on the Indonesian island of Ambon.

Man Who Tackled Waffle House Gunman Says He's…

The man who snatched an AR-15 rifle from a gunman at a busy Tennessee restaurant says his was a “selfish” act of self-preservation and he doesn’t consider himself a hero

Kanye West and Elon Musk Have a Bromance Brewing

Kanye West and Elon Musk have a bromance brewing. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in…

Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime

Coast Guard responds to oil spill in Mississippi River

The Coast Guard says hundreds of gallons of heavy fuel oil have spilled into the Mississippi River in Louisiana from a chemical tanker

P&G goes shopping in Europe as results beat…

Procter & Gamble Co will acquire the consumer health business of Merck for about 3.4 billion euros ($4.2 billion), giving it vitamin brands such as Seven Seas and greater exposure to Latin American and Asian markets. As Sonia Legg reports, the deal was announced shortly before P&G reported better than expected quarterly results.

US existing home sales rose 1.1 percent in March

US sales of existing homes increased 1.1 percent on a monthly basis in March to sturdy annual rate of 5.6 million

The Latest: Critic wants probe of e-school attendance claim

A critic of the now-shuttered Electronic Classroom for Tomorrow says a whistleblower's claims represent the strongest evidence to date of misconduct by the online charter school.

Mexico, EU Seem To Send A Message To Trump With…

Now Mexico can rely a little less on the U.S. for international trade.

The Woman Who Never Forgets

Born with a rare condition called highly superior autobiographical memory (H.S.A.M.), Rebecca Sharrock is able to recall every single day of her life.

Financial expert taking Facebook to UK court over…

A personal finance expert is suing Facebook at Britain's High Court, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.

Saving Sweden’s Seas

Ten years ago, Josefin Arrhénborg and Maria Rindstam disposed of their old sailboat in an eco-friendly way. Today, they have the biggest scrap business in the country.

New lynching memorial evokes terror of victims

A new memorial is opening to honor thousands of people killed in racist lynchings

Waffle House Suspect Told Cops Taylor Swift…

Alleged Waffle House mass shooter Travis Reinking was still at large early Monday, and Nashville officials say schools will be in "lock-out" mode if he isn't found by the time classes begin, with guests and visitors not allowed into buildings, the AP reports. The 29-year-old, accused of killing four people...

Hundreds attend memorial service for CDC worker…

More 500 people attended the memorial service of an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention whose body was found in a river. His burial was planned for Monday.