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Several Great White Shark Sightings Prompt Advisory
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Several Great White Shark Sightings Prompt Advisory

After several great white shark sightings over the last week off the coasts of two Southern California beaches, officials issued a shark advisory for the area. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

When Bill Novak and Norman MacArthur moved to the Philadelphia suburbs nearly 20 years ago, they were dismayed to... Read »

May 22, 2015
Ireland Votes

Ireland Votes "Yes" for Gay Marriage, Polls Say

Ireland is likely to become the first country to expand marriage rights by popular vote, with both sides in... Watch »

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Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

California regulators Friday accepted a historic offer from a group of farmers holding some of the state's strongest... Read »

May 22, 2015
Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they... Watch »

48 minutes ago
Officer Sleeping in Squad Car Suspended Without Pay

Officer Sleeping in Squad Car Suspended Without Pay

A Chicago police officer seen in a viral video apparently sleeping inside a squad car was suspended for five days... Watch »

May 22, 2015

PHOTOS: Disneyland's All-Night Anniversary

Thousands flocked to the "Happiest Place on Earth" for its May 22, 2015, birthday bash. View »

May 22, 2015
Analysis: ISIS Gains Momentum With Capture of Palmyra

Analysis: ISIS Gains Momentum With Capture of Palmyra

ISIS has likely gained strength and momentum with a decisive military capture of Palmyra and the historically... Read »

42 minutes ago
Son of Ex-Honduran President Charged in Cocaine Smuggling

Son of Ex-Honduran President Charged in Cocaine Smuggling

Fabio Lobo, the son of former Honduran president Porfirio Lobo, was arrested in Haiti and brought back to the United... Read »

4 hours ago
Chicago Officers Escort Girls to

Chicago Officers Escort Girls to "Daddy Daughter Dance"

Many of the girls who attended the Chicago Police Department's first-ever "Daddy Daughter Dance" Friday night hail... Read »

5 hours ago
Obama Faces Racist Twitter Backlash in @POTUS Debut

Obama Faces Racist Twitter Backlash in @POTUS Debut

President Obama's debut on Twitter may have broken a Guinness World Record for popularity, but it also attracted... Read »

5 hours ago
Rescue Workers Try to Save Oil-Soaked Pelicans

Rescue Workers Try to Save Oil-Soaked Pelicans

There's no guarantee they will survive, but this could be their only shot. Read »

3 hours ago
Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been... Read »

May 22, 2015
Coyote Attacks 3-Year-Old Girl

Coyote Attacks 3-Year-Old Girl

A 3-year-old girl was attacked by a coyote on Friday night in Irvine, police said. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Senate Blocks NSA Bill, Fast-Tracks TTP

Senate Blocks NSA Bill, Fast-Tracks TTP

In a marathon voting session before the Memorial Day weekend, the Senate voted to fast-track President Obama's... Read »

3 hours ago
Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Federal investigators have identified criminal wrongdoing in General Motors' failure to disclose a defect tied to at... Read »

May 22, 2015
Slow Chase Ends When Man Steps in Path of Car

Slow Chase Ends When Man Steps in Path of Car

A bizarre slow-speed chase of a man in a convertible Ford Mustang ended peacefully Friday when a man stepped into... Watch »

5 hours ago
Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

A man convicted in a fatal robbery of a ice cream truck driver in Coconut Grove, Florida, more than 40 years ago... Watch »

May 22, 2015
40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

As many as 40 people were killed Friday in what authorities described as a large-scale shootout between law... Read »

May 22, 2015
Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

A 31-year-old woman was indicted Friday on murder and robbery charges in the death of a 28-year-old man found... Read »

May 22, 2015

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