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See fire crew hose off dead fish from highway

Fire crews hosed off dead fish scattered across a North Carolina highway after floodwaters receded from the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

Dead fish scattered on the highway as floodwaters recede in North Carolina

North Carolina fire crews hosing down Interstate 40...

Maryland football player who died from heat stroke needed cold immersion therapy, report says

More than an hour passed before a University of Maryland football trainer called 911 after a player, who lat...

'Baby Trump' balloon makes appearance at Florida rally

He's back.A "Baby Trump" balloon made an appearance in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Saturday at a ral...

New Jersey sheriff resigns over racist remarks

New Jersey Sheriff Michael Saudino made racist remarks about blacks and the state's Sikh attorney general in audio recordings posted by WNYC.

Father, son accused in neighbor's death

John Miller and his son Michael are facing murder charges in Abilene, Texas, after police say they shot and killed Aaron Howard, their neighbor, following a dispute over a mattress.

Father, son accused of killing their neighbor over dispute about a box spring

A father and son are facing murder charges after police say they shot and killed a neighbor in Abilene, Texa...

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Tiger Woods leads Tour Championship by three shots going into final round

Tiger Woods, who hasn't won a PGA Tour event in five years, will go into Sunday's final of the Tour Champion...

Valtteri Bottas: 'The goal was to be a world champion ... and it still is'

Finland has produced more Formula One champions per capita than any other country in the world.Despit...

Meet the NFL's Canadian renaissance man, Dr. Laurent Duvernay-Tardif

Standing six-foot five-inches and weighing 321-pounds, Montreal native Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is not your a...

The streak is over: Cleveland Browns win after 635 days, spark wild celebrations

The Cleveland Browns did what was once unthinkable. They won a football game.After a winless streak l...

Ian Poulter: Why the Ryder Cup is like a drug

The mad, bulging eyes, the guttural roar and the maniacal fist pump told you this was something different....

Red Bull Salzburg has too much fizz for RB Leipzig in Europa League

Red Bull Salzburg had too much spark for RB Leipzig in a dramatic Europa League match on Thursday.Two...

Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila

Jari-Matti Latvala is the most experienced driver on team TGR. Sitting alongside him is Miikka Anttila. This is the relationship between driver & co-driver

Sports Headlines


Can K-Pop stars have personal lives? Their labels aren't so sure

If Taylor Swift was a South Korean artist, she would be in deep trouble.At the height of her fame, th...

The drama with Kanye West, Nick Cannon and Drake

Kanye West has a message for Nick Cannon, Drake and Tyson Beckford: Keep my wife's name out of your mouths....

Today's Google Doodle is a heartwarming tribute to Mr. Rogers

It's a beautiful day for the legacy of Fred Rogers, one of America's most beloved television personalities....

Behind the scenes of 'Madam Secretary' during a day of historic cameos

For some advice on a delicate situation, Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord is going to turn to three peopl...

Noah Cyrus selling tears after Lil Xan breakup for $12,000

Of course it's a publicity stunt, but you have to admit it's unique.Ahead of her new EP titled "Good ...

Entertainment Headlines


Comcast outbids 21st Century Fox for Sky

Comcast outbid 21st Century Fox and its powerful backer, Disney, on Saturday in an auction for control of ...

The final battle for Sky is underway

An extended takeover battle involving three of the world's most powerful media companies is culminating in t...

Papa John's possible new logo drops the apostrophe

Papa John's is considering a sleek, boxy new logo that turns Papa John's into Papa Johns.The company ...

Walmart discriminated against pregnant workers, federal agency says

A federal agency is suing Walmart for discriminating against pregnant employees.The US Equal Employme...

The disappearing White House press briefings explained

The daily White House press briefing is no longer routine. In fact, reporters can't even count on one weekly...

Pot company CEO expects American market to open up

The head of a big publicly traded pot company said he's preparing for potential changes that will make his p...

The CEO of one of India's biggest banks is being forced out

One of India's most prominent bankers is being forced out of his job after more than 14 years.Yes Ban...

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US Politics

GOP allies urge Trump not to fire Rosenstein ahead of Kavanaugh confirmation, midterms

What seemed at first like a long-awaited opening to get rid of the "lingering stench" at his Justice Departm...

Trump admin proposes rule to block visas, green cards for those likely to use certain public benefits

The Trump administration on Saturday revealed its plan to make it harder for immigrants to come to or stay i...

Committee contacts Ford's friend about party; 'she has no recollection' of it, lawyer says

As the Senate Judiciary Committee staff negotiates with attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who h...

Reagan's daughter defends Kavanaugh's accuser

Former President Ronald Reagan's daughter Patti Davis wrote about her own sexual assault experience to defend Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault.

Gosar responds to siblings' attack ad: 'To the six angry Democrat Gosars -- see you at Mom and Dad's house!'

It's no longer all in the family. Republican Rep. Paul Gosar is slamming his Democrat opponent in his Arizon...

The 100-keg quest: Kavanaugh classmate Mark Judge details senior year at Georgetown Prep

A goal of drinking 100 beer kegs by the end of senior year. A party with a stripper. A student falling throu...

Ex-Trump official walked back statement to Mueller probe about Flynn's talks with Russian diplomat

A former Trump official corrected a claim she made to federal investigators about what she knew during the p...

US Politics Headlines


Coal ash likely entering North Carolina river, environmentalists say

Coal ash is likely entering the Cape Fear River in Wilmington, North Carolina, environmentalists said Friday...

Rate of Americans living with Alzheimer's expected to double by 2060

As the aging population of the United States grows, a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and ...

World's oldest known animal identified

Researchers solved the mystery of the Dickinsonia fossil and have identified the oval-shaped organism as the oldest animal in the world.

These tweets show why people don't report sexual assaults

There's no standard way survivors talk about sexual assault. It isn't always a police phone call and a rape ...

Deaths on college and high school football fields are a rare -- but reliable -- tragedy

This fall, more than a million kids, teens and young men will line up on the hash marks for another season o...

World's oldest known animal identified after decades-long mystery

The oldest known animal in the geological record has been identified, in a discovery that scientists are cal...

1 in 20 deaths globally is a result of alcohol use

Over 3 million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, equating to 1 in 20 deaths globally, according ...

Health Headlines


Hungry Howie's delivery driver shows off insane piano skills

A family in Shelby Township ordered a pizza for dinner, but were treated to both dinner and a show.Julie Varch...

Man charged after allegedly pointing gun at Amazon driver

A Lenexa man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly pointed a gun at a female Amazon driver who accidentall...

Arkansas Defensive Back Arrested For DWI

Senior defensive back Ryder Lucas was arrested Sunday (July 29) for drunk driving on College Avenue.Fayettevil...

Waitress sends heartwarming message to young girl

A waitress at a Holyoke restaurant recent served up a message of empowerment for a young girl.Now, her words a...

6-foot-long rattlesnake found after nearly attacking dog

A woman is on high alert after she says a six-foot-long rattlesnake nearly attacked her dog Friday.20-year-old...

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for death of girlfriend's 2-year-old son

A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison, with credit for time already served, for the death of his girlfriend's 2-y...

Mother devastated after necklace with son's ashes was stolen

A mother is devastated after the necklace carrying her son's ashes was stolen.It happened in the south end of ...

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Social Media-Technology

Amazon wants Alexa everywhere

Amazon won't make massive amounts of money off of its new $60 Alexa-controlled microwave. Or the Alexa contr...

China just blocked Amazon's streaming service Twitch

The world's most popular service for live-streaming video games may have just lost a big potential market....

Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe touching down on distant asteroid

Japan is in the process of landing two unmanned rovers on a distant asteroid, according to the country's spa...

Google still lets third-party apps scan your Gmail data

Google is defending its policy to allow third-party apps to access and share data from Gmail accounts, accor...

Amazon unveils Alexa-controlled microwave, wall clock and new Echo devices

Your living room was only the beginning for Alexa.Amazon's voice assistant, which started as the cent...

Satellite captures space junk for the first time

An experimental cleanup device called ...

Watch: We test the new GoPro Hero7 Black

GoPro has had some major struggles in recent years. It's hoping a new camera, the Hero7 Black, can help it recover.

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La canasta básica en Argentina subió un 36,9% en solo un año; ¿qué ocurrió en el resto de América Latina?

(CNN Español) - Vivir cada vez es más caro en Argentina. Así se desprende del informe so...

Padre e hijo son acusados de matar a su vecino por un colchón

(CNN) - Un padre y su hijo enfrentan cargos de homicidio luego de que la policía dijera qu...

Comcast supera a 21st Century Fox en puja por Sky

(CNN) - Comcast superó a 21st Century Fox y su poderoso patrocinador, Disney, este sábado...

Acusadora de Kavanaugh acepta testificar ante el Senado la próxima semana

(CNN) - En una carta, los abogados de Christine Blasey Ford —la mujer que acusa a ...

Amazon quiere que Alexa esté en todas partes, y así planea hacerlo

(CNN) - Amazon no hará grandes cantidades de dinero con su nuevo microondas controlado po...

9 ejercicios que puedes hacer después de un ataque al corazón

(CNN) - Es importante estar en movimiento después de un ataque cardiaco. Tu salud mejorar�...

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