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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Dealmaker Trump takes page from own playbook and walks away; N. Korea keeps hopes of talks alive after Trump cancellation; Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe

Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; civilian…

Police: Man armed with pistol shot and wounded two customers at Oklahoma City restaurant before being shot dead by handgun-carrying civilian in parking lot

2018 Hurricane Season Could Be Another Active One

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the costliest seasons ever, and the 2018 season is expected to be almost as intense.

Accused Florida school shooter due in court for hearing

The teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 at a Florida high school is scheduled to be in court

Funeral to honor slain Maryland police officer

The governor and the Baltimore County police chief will speak at a funeral for a 29-year-old county police officer killed in the line of duty, as will her mother

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Rachel Dolezal Charged With Welfare Fraud

Rachel Dolezal has been misrepresenting her income, according to investigators in Washington state. The former NAACP chapter leader—who was born a white woman but describes herself as "unapologetically black"—has been charged with welfare fraud and could get up to 15 years in prison if convicted, the New York...

Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Set To Turn Himself…

Weinstein's surrender comes just after reports he was under federal investigation.

Yacht hosting high school prom crashes into other yacht

Police in New Jersey say a yacht hosting a high school senior prom rear-ended another yacht on the Hudson River near Hoboken

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after…

A once prominent black civil rights leader in Washington state who was later exposed as white is facing charges of welfare fraud

Shooting survivors share their stories with Texas…

Survivors of last week's shooting at a high school near Houston told gripping stories as they pleaded with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for more armed security to keep campuses safe

What Happens In A Diversity Training And How…

There are different approaches and strategies to diversity training. We went to one to see what it's like.

Trump-Kim Coin Is a Hot Seller

The Trump-Kim summit has been called off —but it's still a historic event for coin collectors. A commemorative coin produced by the White House Communications Agency to mark the summit between Trump and "Supreme Leader" Kim Jong Un is now in high demand and is expected to became a valuable...

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Driver in deadly New Jersey school bus crash due…

The driver of a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway last week, killing a student and a teacher and injuring more than 40 others, is due in court

Discharged and jobless: Veterans seek change in…

Military veterans discharged for relatively minor offenses hope a recent warning to employers by the state of Connecticut will help them find jobs

House Overwhelmingly Passes $717 Billion Defense…

The National Defense Authorization Act authorizes, among other things, a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops.

Nurse Who Saved Up for Clinic Loses $41,377 to US Customs

Anthonia Nwaorie is in the middle of a custody battle—for her money, reports the Washington Post . The 59-year-old registered nurse and US citizen from Katy, Texas, had saved up for years in order to open a clinic in Nigeria that would provide free medical care. In October, she carefully...

Kansas water park to open for season with 11…

A Kansas water park where a boy was killed on a giant waterslide in 2016 planned to open for its annual season Friday with 11 of its rides closed

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea; airstrikes on Syria pro-government positions reportedly kill 12; feds say Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake.

Wyoming Approves First Grizzly Bear Hunt In Over…

The last grizzly hunt in the lower 48 was in 1991, when Montana held one.

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Death sentence overturned for intellectually disabled man

The California Supreme Court says a man who has been on the state's death row for more than 20 years can't be executed because he's intellectually disabled

The Latest: Shooting survivors want more armed…

Several students who survived last week's school shooting at a Texas high school told Gov. Greg Abbott they want more armed security and armed teachers to help prevent future attacks

North Korea Responds to Trump's Cancellation of…

Despite President Trump canceling his planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Thursday, North Korea says it is still willing to proceed with the sit-down. "We reiterate to the US that we are willing to sit face to face at any time and in any way," said a...