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2 weeks of odd news: 'Dead' men; brides and Fiona…

Two weeks of odd news: Police say impaired bride crashes on her way to her wedding; two long-ago high school sweethearts in New Jersey marry in hallway where they met

Voicemail About Cracks in Collapsed Bridge Went…

On Thursday, the 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed in deadly fashion; on Friday, a Florida Department of Transportation employee finally heard the voicemail an engineer left on a landline three days prior, reports the AP . In the message, Denney Pate with FIGG Bridge Group noted cracking had...

Trump joins effort to silence porn star

Attorneys defending President Donald Trump and the company of his personal legal counsel, Michael Cohen, have filed to move the lawsuit against their clients by porn star Stormy Daniels to federal court and are claiming she could owe as much as $20 million for violating a nondisclosure agreement.

Jeff Sessions Fires Andrew McCabe Less Than 48…

An internal FBI report recommended McCabe be fired after the Justice Department accused him of misleading investigators.

Greening the Veep: Pence heading South for St. Patrick's Day

Vice President Mike Pence heading to Georgia for the South's largest St. Patrick's Day parade

State: Voicemail about cracking in bridge wasn't…

State officials say two days before a catastrophic bridge collapse in Miami, an engineer left a voicemail saying some cracking had been found at one end of the span

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Boats stranded in dried-out lake in Switzerland; in US, nationwide school walkout to protest gun violence; Syrian civilians flee fighting in Damascus suburb.

Sanders used to push back, not so much anymore

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders' answers to questions from the press has evolved as questions about the President and his policies became tougher. CNN's Tom Foreman reports.

The Academy Is Investigating Its President For…

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences opened the investigation after receiving three accusations against President John Bailey on Wednesday.

St Patrick's Day Parade to kick off in New York City

Fifth Avenue will thunder with the sounds of more than 100 marching bands in the 257th edition of New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade

Man charged with attempted murder in attack on…

A man has been indicted for 16 crimes, including attempted murder, in an attack in Oregon on an Afghan who served as an interpreter for U.S. military forces in Afghanistan

Girlfriend waits for word of missing chemical…

The search has resumed for a worker who is missing and presumed dead after an explosion at a Texas chemical plant, officials say

Historian: This is 'Friday Night Slaughter'

CNN presidential historian Douglas Brinkley compares the firing of former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to former President Richard Nixon's "Saturday Night Massacre."

NOAA: Spring Will Bring Above-Average Temps To…

Experts are predicting above-average temperatures for the majority of the country, especially across the Southwest and the Gulf Coast.

Restraining order against striking Frontier workers granted

A West Virginia judge has granted a telecommunications company a temporary restraining order against its protesting employees

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FBI at site where Civil War gold rumored to be…

Dozens of FBI agents and members of a treasure-hunting group have trekked to a remote site in Pennsylvania where local lore has it a Civil War gold shipment was lost or hidden during the 1863 Battle of Gettysburg

Homeless family of 4 found dead in parked van in…

Southern California authorities are investigating the deaths of two adults and two children whose bodies were found in a van that had its windows covered with blankets and a sunshade

McCabe denies he misled investigators

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is defending against a career-ending claim that he directed FBI officials to talk to a reporter about an ongoing investigation and misled investigators about his actions. CNN's Pamela Brown has the details.

The Money And Motives Powering The 'Influence…

Influencers are becoming independent marketers — just slightly more subtle.

Police: Teen who stabbed 3 had been monitored

Police say a Florida teenager accused of fatally stabbing a 13-year-old and wounding a mother and son in an argument over his religion had been monitored by the FBI and other authorities for several months

Immigration agency's latest California focus hits…

Federal immigration agents arrested 115 people during a three-day operation in the San Diego area amid heightened tensions between the Trump administration and the state of California over immigration enforcement

Chopper flights with open doors, tight restraints…

A deadly New York City helicopter crash has prompted regulators to order a temporary nationwide ban on open-door flights that have tight seat restraints that could trap people during emergencies

Pro-Trump group hires former Navy SEAL

America First Policies, the nonprofit that works to promote President Trump's agenda, has hired former Navy SEAL and former Trump Administration official Carl Higbie, who resigned after a CNN KFile investigation found he made racist, sexist, anti-Muslim and anti-gay remarks on the radio.

At Least 4 Dead In Florida Pedestrian Bridge…

Florida Highway Patrol says there are multiple cars pinned underneath the 950-ton bridge.

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Jailhouse video shows deputies watching as inmate dies

Jailhouse video reveals San Luis Obispo County sheriff's deputies watching and sometimes laughing as a schizophrenic man who had been strapped naked to a chair for 46 hours writhes on the floor of his cell, loses consciousness and dies

Correction: Veterans Home-Shooting story

Correction: Veterans Home-Shooting story

UN seeks nearly $1 billion for Rohingyas who fled…

The United Nations is appealing for nearly $1 billion for the humanitarian crisis sparked by the flight of about 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh since August