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NCAA investigating Michigan State over Larry Nassar case

The NCAA has opened an investigation into ...

Police accuse two students, age 12, of cyberbullying in suicide

Police in Panama City Beach, Florida, have charged two 12-year-old middle-school students with cyberstalking after th...

Prosecutors want to keep Turpins from contacting children

The Riverside County District Attorney's Office in Southern California will go to court Wednesday to seek a judge's o...

Ursula K. Le Guin, famed science fiction and fantasy writer, dies at 88

Fantasy novelist Ursula K. Le Guin died Monday afternoon in her Portland, Oregon, home, her son Theo Downes-Le Guin s...

Former President Barack Obama officiated former staffers' DC wedding

Former President Barack Obama officiated a wedding for two of his former staffers this past Sunday in Washington, DC,...

Five oil rig workers found dead after gas well explosion in Oklahoma

The remains of five oil rig workers were found Tuesday after ...

Family of man in 'swatting' death sues city of Wichita and police

The family of a man fatally shot by a SWAT officer after a prank phone call has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit ...

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Sports

What's happening in sport? Five things to know

There's a Brit in the final four of a grand slam ... and his name isn't Andy Murray.Kyle Edmund, 23, secured t...

Arrogate crowned world's best racehorse

He may have retired from racing, but that hasn't stopped Arrogate scooping up more silverware.The American col...

'You don't have to see it to tee it' - Meet blind golf champion Mario Tobia

You approach the tee, select your club, adjust your hands, align your feet and visualize your swing.It's a rou...

Injured Rafael Nadal retires against Marin Cilic at Australian Open

With three-time grand slam champion Andy Murray ruled out of the year's first major due to a hip injury, Kyle Edmund ...

Alexis Sanchez completes transfer to Manchester United; Henrikh Mkhitaryan joins Arsenal

It's been rumbling on for months but the transfer saga involving Chilean international Alexis Sanchez has finally com...

Novak Djokovic upset by 'Professor' Hyeon Chung at Australian Open

Dubbed the 'Professor,' history maker Hyeon Chung walked away from Rod Laver Arena at the Australian Open with straig...

What's happening in sport? Five things to know

Tom Brady is going to his eighth Super Bowl after leading the New England Patriots to a 24-20 over Jacksonville Jagua...

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Entertainment

'This Is Us:' Jack's cause of death revealed and fans are heartbroken

Caution: This post contains spoilers about the latest episode of NBC's "This Is Us.""This Is Us" fans...

Thanks to 'Get Out,' Jordan Peele is in a league of his own

Those worried that Jordan Peele's "Get Out" wouldn't get love from the Oscars can breathe a collective sigh of relief...

Meryl Streep, more nominees react to Oscar nominations

Some lucky people woke up Tuesday morning to news that they had been nominated for an Oscar.Here's how some of...

Oscars spread the wealth, offering something for everyone

The Academy Award nominations offered something for everyone, and -- in the context of the #OscarsSoWhite campaign an...

Greta Gerwig's 'Lady Bird' best director nomination is a huge deal

Greta Gerwig has made Academy Awards history.With her...

See the full list of 2018 Oscar nominees

Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards were announced Tuesday.The nominees include:BEST PICTUR...

Oscar nominations are here: Did your favorite films make the cut?

Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards were announced Tuesday amid what's proving to be an unpredictable and highly ...

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Business-Consumer

Toys "R" Us plans to close more than 180 U.S. stores

Toys "R" Us is planning to shutter a fifth of its U.S. stores.The troubled retailer, which ...

Former SBA chief in talks to buy The Weinstein Company's assets

The protracted sale of The Weinstein Company has entered a new phase.An investment group led by Maria Contrera...

Verizon and Disney announce bonuses for employees

Two more big companies are passing savings from the tax bill along to employees.Verizon said in an internal me...

Jerome Powell confirmed as next Federal Reserve chair

The Senate has confirmed Jay Powell as the next Federal Reserve chair.Powell, 64, has been a Fed governor for ...

How Trump's solar panel tariffs could threaten thousands of American jobs

The Trump administration's solar panel tariffs could threaten thousands of American jobs.On Monday, the admini...

The maker of Huggies and Kleenex is cutting thousands of jobs

The company that makes Huggies and Kleenex is cutting up to 5,500 jobs and closing factories.Kimberly-Clark, w...

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US Politics

Evangelical leader Franklin Graham says Trump is a 'changed person'

President Donald Trump is a "changed person" amid recent reports of an alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels, ...

Trump and Erdogan will talk amid US-Turkey tensions

Turkey's attacks on Kurdish-controlled areas of Syria are stripping bare deep tensions with the United States and are...

Day of bombshells takes Mueller probe to critical point

Finally, inexorably, special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has clawed all the way up to Donald Trump himself...

Trump is a moving target as Congress negotiates on immigration

The Homeland Security secretary made the rounds Tuesday on Capitol Hill as she continues to press the agency's priori...

Judge says Pentagon must give notice if planning to transfer US detainee it alleges fought for ISIS

A federal judge ruled Tuesday evening that the Defense Department must provide 72 hours' notice to the attorneys for ...

Exclusive: New signs Gates may be negotiating with Mueller's team

Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates has quietly added a prominent white-collar attorney, Tom Green, to his defense ...

5 things revealed about the Russia probe on Tuesday

Tuesday saw a flurry of new developments in the special counsel probe led by former FBI Director Robert Mueller, each...

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Health

Essure or surgery? New study compares contraceptive risks

Family planning can come with many questions, concerns and fears.Once a woman makes the personal decision to n...

After shark attack, mom regains control with a bionic arm

Tiffany Johnson and her husband, JJ, are avid cruisers -- self-described "vacation junkies." In June 2017, the two le...

Opioid commission member: Our work is a 'sham'

The Republican-led Congress has turned the work of the president's opioid commission into a "charade" and a "sham," a...

You are still more likely to die in a hospital on the weekend

Doctors call it the "weekend effect." Patients in the hospital are more likely to die off-hours -- whether it's due t...

Screen time: Mental health menace or scapegoat?

"Have smartphones destroyed a generation?" Jean Twenge, a professor of psychology at San Diego State University, aske...

How Nassar's abuse impacts gymnastics families everywhere

Anastasia Mikaela Brif is just 23 months old, but she's already been taking gymnastics for 3 months.Her name a...

Groundbreaking medical marijuana case lets little girl go back to school

A little girl was back in a school she loves in Schaumburg, Illinois, last week, but only after a federal judge said ...

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Wendy Vitter, wife of David Vitter, nominated for New Orleans federal judgeship

President Donald Trump has nominated Wendy Vitter to serve as a U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Louis...

State seeks death penalty in Seminole Heights killings

Hillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren announced Tuesday the State will seek the death penalty against the accused...

Firefighters honored after rescuing more than 100 from apartment fire

A breathtaking fire rescue caught on camera, and seen around the country, received special recognition in DeKalb Coun...

Special member of IL high school basketball team gets awesome shot

Gage Williams, the heart beat of the Kewanee Boilermakers, has inspired his team with a shot of a lifetime. The young...

72-year-old makes state history as graduate of Basic Law Enforcement Training

A new crop of potential officers included a cadet who stands out in a crowdAt 72 years old, Dr. Stephen Frost ...

One's Diet As A Baby Could Determine Future Brain Function, Experts Say

What your child eats in their first years can impact their brain development as well as the rest of their life accord...

'These Tickets Arent Cheap': Patriots Players Flooded With Super Bowl Requests

Just about every Patriots fan would love to get their hands on Super Bowl tickets, including the players who get a lo...

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Social Media-Technology

Americans are slowly warming up to self-driving cars

The fear factor surrounding self-driving cars appears to be slowly receding.AAA released a study Wednesday sho...

XPrize ends its $30 million race to moon without a winner

The first privately funded trip to the moon will have to wait.The XPrize Foundation is ending its Google-spons...

Tinder flaw could expose your swipes to snoops

There's a basic security measure missing from Tinder's mobile dating app.And it could let prying eyes see your...

Uber hires first chief diversity officer

Uber has hired its first chief diversity officer.The ride-hailing giant said on Tuesday that Bo Young Lee will...

Tesla in Autopilot mode crashes into fire truck

A Tesla Model S crashed into a fire truck while driving down a California highway, according to Culver City, Californ...

Google launches audiobooks -- with no monthly subscription fee

Google is coming for Audible.The tech giant announced it's now selling audiobooks on the Google Play Store....

Top Twitter executive departs, putting pressure on Jack Dorsey

The man who is arguably Twitter's most important executive is leaving.No, not Jack Dorsey.Anthony Noto,...

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Opinion

Sessions' aura of integrity fades with report of interference with FBI

The Trump administration's soft-spoken, yet hard-edged attorney general, Jeff Sessions, may have just squandered the ...

Trump makes US a less attractive tourist destination

Spain will soon unseat the US fro...

Melania Trump and the 'mulligan'

Melania Trump is skipping the World Economic Forum in Davos this year ("scheduling and logistical issues," said the W...

The world is in a worse state than you probably realize

Just as world leaders and corporate titans ...

Actor: I'm a DACA recipient. Please don't deport me

I am an undocumented actor and filmmaker who is working legally in the United States. If this sentence reads like a c...

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Spanish

La estigmatización: el otro peso de sufrir obesidad

(CNN Español) - Muchos de nosotros hemos escuchado a familiares, amistades, compañeros de trabajo, o vecinos hacer ...

Sobrevive a un ataque de tiburón y ahora tiene un brazo biónico

(CNN) - Tiffany Johnson y su esposo, JJ, son ávidos fanáticos de los cruceros. Es más, se autodenominan "adictos a...

Encuesta CNN: 8 de cada 10 están a favor de exámenes presidenciales de salud física y mental

Washington (CNN) - Los estadounidenses continúan apoyando ampliamente los exámenes anuales para su presidente Dona...

Larry Nassar no saldrá jamás de prisión, sin importar la sentencia de esta semana

(CNN) - El abusador de niños en serie y exmédico del equipo de gimnasia olímpica de Estados Unidos, Larry Nassar, ...

Jueza de la Florida rechaza recurso de Martinelli para evitar su extradición

(CNN Español) - El expresidente de Panamá, Ricardo Martinelli, detenido en Miami desde el 12 de junio del año pasa...

Denuncian al "cartel del sida", el nuevo caso de corrupción que sacude a Colombia

(CNN Español) – Colombia ha sido la cuna de tantos carteles –el de la contratación, el del papel higiénico, el...

Washington Post: Mueller busca interrogar a Trump

(CNN) - El fiscal especial Robert Mueller está buscando entrevistar al presidente Donald Trump sobre su destitución...

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