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Park system celebrates 150 years with pink…

Parks officials in Buffalo, New York, are tickled pink over claiming a new world record for having the longest line of garden flamingos

UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea

Hearing delayed for boy charged in Indiana school…

A judge has delayed the fact-finding hearing of a 13-year-old boy accused of shooting another student and a teacher at a suburban Indianapolis school

Slovenian lawmakers elect conservative parliament speaker

Slovenian lawmakers have overwhelmingly elected a conservative leader as parliamentary speaker while talks continue on forming a ruling coalition after this month's inconclusive election

Lawsuit: Boston schools cooperate with immigration officials

A coalition of civil rights and student advocacy groups has sued the Boston Public Schools to find out how much student information the system shares with federal immigration officials

Terror survivor: 'We've had no support…

Shirley Church, survivor of the 2015 Tunisia attack, wants a government fund for all terror survivors

Five Charity Workers Were Kidnapped and…

Five women were kidnapped and gang-raped at gunpoint while doing charity work in a remote part of India.

Bill Gates Donates $4M for Gene-Altered…

Bill Gates latest effort to curb the spread of malaria involves genetically altered mosquitoes with a license to kill. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: Progressives urge group to pull…

Coalition of Nevada progressives upset with the Trump administration's immigration policy urge national conference of school-based law officers to withdraw invitation to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to speak at event in Reno Monday.

Man charged in deaths of 2 Kansas deputies

A suspect is charged in the deaths of two Kansas deputies who were fatally shot in the line of duty

Wall Street slumps; online retail pressured

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, and the Dow marked its eighth straight decline. As Fred Katayama reports, a Supreme Court ruling weighed on the indexes.

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the…

Car companies are looking to boost their sales in Saudi Arabia by pitching their brands to women, who'll be allowed to drive for the first time starting Sunday

Belmont worker dies of suspected rare rodent-borne virus

New York state health officials believe a backstretch worker at Belmont Park died from a rare virus found in rodent droppings

Supreme Court Rules Officials Need Warrants To…

The case rose out of a number of robbery cases from 2010 and 2011.

Uber Driver Was Streaming The Voice Before Fatal…

"Entirely avoidable." That's what police in Tempe, Arizona, have concluded about the fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber car and a pedestrian in March. One big reason? Police say the person in the car who was supposed to be providing a safety check was streaming The Voice on Hulu, reports...

The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy…

Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy, has died at 22

Board again rejects mercy for killer despite…

The Ohio Parole Board is once again recommending against clemency for a condemned killer sentenced to die for fatally stabbing a 67-year-old man

Lawyer: Empty gun clip irrelevant in teen's fatal…

A Pennsylvania district attorney says a black teen fatally shot by an officer as fled from a traffic stop had an empty gun clip in his pocket, but the family's attorney says that has no bearing on whether the shooting was justified

Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

A former Vatican diploma on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican

Crude oil leaks into floodwaters after train derails in Iowa

Authorities say crude oil is leaking from one or more of 31 tanker cars that have derailed in northwest Iowa