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Teen on hoverboard accidentally kills cousin

Police in Florida say a teen riding a hoverboard and holding a gun, apparently lost his balance and shot and killed a 13-year-old boy.

According to an arrest affidavit filed in Orange County, police were called to a home in Orlando on Sunday after a r...

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N. Korea to expel South Koreans from Kaesong

North Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run industrial center, announced Thursday that it would expel all South Koreans from the complex -- and freeze all assets there.

In a bellicose statement, North Korea said South...

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Oil crashes below $27 a barrel

The dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance.

U.S. crude futures dropped 3 percent Thursday, driving prices below $27 for the second time in recent weeks. Before this year, oil prices hadn't dipped below $27 since 2003.

The steady decline i...

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Cliven Bundy arrested en route to protesters

The armed occupiers of a wildlife refuge in Oregon say they will turn themselves in on Thursday morning, hours after Cliven Bundy -- the father of protest leader Ammon Bundy -- was arrested by federal agents.

A Facebook page for his ranch announced th...

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Inside Chris Christie's failed campaign

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie poured everything he had into New Hampshire, clawing his way up the polls in a crowded field and Donald Trump-dominated year while tainted by scandal back home.

And Marco Rubio threatened to take it all away.

In the las...

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Kasich: I won't win South Carolina

Fresh off his strong second-place finish in New Hampshire, Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Wednesday said he has no plans to win in South Carolina, though he expects to do well there.

"Yes, we're going to compete here. We don't expect to win here," Kasich to...

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Sanders raised $6.4 million after NH polls closed

Bernie Sanders raised $6.4 million in the 24 hours since the polls closed in New Hampshire, his campaign said Wednesday.

The large haul, which bests the $3 million he raised after his narrow loss to Hillary Clinton in Iowa, is further evidence of the ...

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42 safe after abandoning fishing vessel

All 42 crew members on board a fishing vessel that caught fire are safe after a Coast Guard aircraft and an oil tanker rushed toward the scene, officials said on Wednesday.

The captain and eight others were able to suppress the fire and restart the ge...


Japan: Fukushima clean-up 'may take 40 years'

Cleaning up Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, which suffered catastrophic meltdowns after an earthquake and tsunami hit in 2011, may take up to 40 years.

The crippled nuclear reactor is now stable but the decommissioning process is making slow...

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Cleveland bills Tamir Rice's family for ambulance

The city of Cleveland has filed a claim against the estate of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy killed by a police officer in 2014, for his final ambulance ride.

"The Rice family is disturbed by the city's behavior. The callousness, insensitivity and po...

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Chocolate: Where do we stand?

Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward.

But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just look to scien...

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4 takeaways from Janet Yellen's testimony

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Congress don't see eye to eye.

Yellen testified for over three hours before the House Financial Services Committee Wednesday and lawmakers heavily criticized the Fed's monetary policy, the state of the economy a...

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Clinton, Sanders face off Thursday night

As primary season moves into full swing, Democratic presidential contenders Bernie…

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Woman pulls gun over haircut dispute

San Diego police say a woman angry over her haircut tried to shoot a barber three…


Hollywood Minute: ‘Deadpool’ doubles up

Even before ‘Deadpool’ hits theaters Friday, Fox appears sure the R-rated action…

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San Diego sea lion pup is recovering

The viral photo showed a little sea lion that surprised everyone at a California…

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Department of Justice sues city of Ferguson

Attorney General Loretta Lynch says the Justice Department is suing the city of…

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Rivals await Trump in South Carolina

Republican candidates are pushing to get ahead of Donald Trump before the South…

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Moments in African-American history

Take a look back at the history of African-Americans.

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How much do winter sports cost?

Snow and sub-freezing temperatures are no reason to hibernate. Adopt a new winter…

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The Life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. is most well known for his peaceful campaigns to end racial…

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Design your own ice cream truck

Today is National Strawberry Ice Cream Day! The ice cream we know and love today…

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Is your workspace hurting your health?

Click around this interactive to get ergonomic tips for your desk.

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United States of Personality

Are you traveling across the United States this holiday season?  Check how your…

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The zombie apocalypse will void Amazon's terms of service

Don't worry: Amazon's new terms of service won't apply if zombies attack.


Woman says her 6-year-old Happy Meal hasn't aged

A woman looking to prove a point has posted photos to Facebook of what she says is a…


Giant pig wanders into NH primary polling station

A huge pig somehow made its way into a New Hampshire primary polling station Tuesday…

Entertainment Headlines

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New Harry Potter book to publish this summer

Harry Potter is back for another round of magic, struggles with the darkness and…

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People names Ryan Reynolds 'Sexiest Dad Alive'

A few things have changed in the six years since People magazine declared Ryan…

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Hollywood spoofs Donald Trump in 'Funny or Die' movie

Johnny Depp is no stranger to outlandish film roles, but he has never tried his…

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Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt President Barack Obama a blow by moving to…

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Swaziland to send 18 elephants to U.S. zoos

Swaziland's plan to relocate 18 elephants to three American zoos is sparking…

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New York nuclear plant leak causes radioactivity in groundwater

A leak at the Indian Point nuclear facility in New York has sent contaminant into…

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Study finds new potential jet lag treatment

Jet lag might be the worst part of long-distance travel, especially when it leaves…

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Lawmaker proposes limit to shrinking airline seats

Among things about which people are "mad as hell and not gonna take anymore,"…

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Sikh actor: Education must follow apology over turban incident

Waris Ahluwalia may make it back to New York in time for Fashion Week after all.

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