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A teen made a promposal with a joke about blacks 'picking cotton.' People aren't laughing

Creative "promposals" are all the rage these days among high schoolers. But this one didn't go so well.A senio...

Prosecutors say Bill Cosby is the real 'con man' in closing of criminal trial

Bill Cosby's defense attorneys have spent his trial aggressively ...

A man was threatening to jump off an overpass. Big rigs parked underneath to break his fall

A man stood on a freeway overpass near Detroit early Thursday, threatening to jump. So thirteen tractor-trailers line...

Bob Dorough, whose catchy 'Schoolhouse Rock' tunes taught kids grammar and math, has died

The man who taught thousands of kids -- and adults -- about grammar and math through song has died.Bob Dorough...

NRA supporters are blowing up their expensive YETI coolers over a canceled discount

With Facebook Live already rolling, Bryan Atkinson stepped out of a pickup truck into an empty South Carolina field a...

These mysterious Arctic ice holes have NASA scientists puzzled

It's never super comforting when you hear some of the world's top scientists say things like, "I have never seen anyt...

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Sports

Mo Salah shines as Liverpool run riot before Roma hit back late on

Mohamed Salah put in a magical performance against former club Roma, as two goals and two assists helped Liverpool to...

Todd Clever: Former US rugby captain turns to WWE

Two years ago, while he was still captain of the USA national team, rugby star Todd Clever was approached by World Wr...

Mo Salah: A day in the life of the 'Egyptian King'

Mohamed Salah is smiling.It's an expression that those who have watched the English Premier League over the pa...

Israeli judoka Tal Flicker: 'Sport should overcome all the politics'

As Tal Flicker prepares to fight for gold on home soil at this week's European Judo Championships, the memories of th...

No touchdown at Kentucky Derby for Gronkowski...the horse

Gronkowski won't be scoring a touchdown at the Kentucky Derby. Gronkowski the horse, that is.The English-based...

Soccer stars use red lipstick to raise awareness about domestic violence

As Juventus and Napoli players emerged onto the pitch for Sunday's key Serie A match, viewers' attention was drawn to...

How Robby Naish conquered the waves and became an icon

Robby Naish was a shy, 11-year-old kid growing up in Hawaii when he took his first ride on a windsurfing board....

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Entertainment

'Avengers: Infinity War' delivers spectacle worthy of giant hype

Marvel has set the hype bar high even by its standards with "Avengers: Infinity War," a massive assembly of practical...

Meek Mill to be released from prison

Meek Mill will soon leave prison.After spending nearly five months incarcerated following a controversial Nove...

ABC hopes to woo 'Bachelor' fans to 'The Proposal'

From the team and network that brought you voyeuristic brain-melter "The Bachelor" comes another opportunity to witne...

Christina Aguilera and Melissa McCarthy team up for 'Carpool Karaoke'

Christina Aguilera and Melissa McCarthy brought the heat on James Corden's "Carpool Karaoke" Monday night.It w...

Dwayne Johnson is now a doting dad of three girls

Dwayne Johnson's home is full of women and he wouldn't have it any other way.Johnson and his girlfriend Lauren...

Family of Avicii grateful for 'loving words' about late musician

The family of superstar DJ and producer Avicii says they are grateful for the "support and the loving words" followin...

Amy Schumer explains how 'I Feel Pretty' led to love

Amy Schumer met her husband at just the right time.The comedienne married...

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Business-Consumer

AT&T antitrust trial nears its end with clashes over data points

An otherwise staid antitrust trial reached a dramatic crescendo Tuesday as the trial for the Justice Department lawsu...

Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass will join Richard Quest on 'Markets Now'

Kyle Bass, the founder and chief investment officer of Hayman Capital Management, will join ...

Wells Fargo blasted by shareholders for series of abuses

Angry shareholders slammed Wells Fargo on Tuesday for abusing customers and tarnishing its reputation."This co...

Dow tumbles 425 points

Investors are in a rotten mood Tuesday.Seemingly good results from Dow components Caterpillar, Coca-Cola and U...

Here's a retailer opening brick-and-mortar stores

Everyone has heard about the flood of store closings in recent years. Tuesday there was some news about store opening...

Chicago Tribune staffers overwhelmingly back union

Journalists at the Chicago Tribune want a union. And they want it fast.Less than two weeks after editorial emp...

French media billionaire detained by police

One of France's richest men has been detained by police.Vincent Bollor-, the chairman of a sprawling conglomer...

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US Politics

EPA's Pruitt unveils controversial limits to scientific research

Embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt proposed a new rule Tuesday that he said will make the Environmental Protect...

Melania Trump masters the moment

When President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrived on the White House South Lawn Tuesday morning to for...

McConnell moves to break filibusters of Pompeo, Grenell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed cloture on Tuesday to end debate on Mike Pompeo for secretary of state a...

Conservatives exert new control over Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court offered new evidence on Tuesday that conservatives have exerted control and liberals are not goi...

Texas sets June special election to replace Farenthold

Texas GOP Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday set a special election for June 30 to replace former GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold,...

Republicans want answers from Scott Pruitt

Senate Republicans are becoming increasingly frustrated with Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Pro...

Pompeo wants to switch Australian ambassador pick to South Korea

Adm. Harry Harris, the top US military official overseeing operations across Asia who had been tapped as ambassador t...

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Health

Japan's 'Bosai Girls' bring fashion to disaster relief

It took a devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami to transform Misaki Tanaka's view of disaster relief and inspire...

FDA 'blitz' aimed at reducing youths' use of Juul, other e-cigarettes

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration, announced Tuesday a ...

Wounded veteran receives first penis and scrotum transplant

The world's first successful total penis and scrotum transplant was completed at Johns Hopkins Hospital on March 26, ...

Listeria Fast Facts

Here's a look at listeriosis, a serious infection generally caused by eating food contaminated with the bacterium Lis...

How much exercise your kid needs, based on the latest research

It's a question with an answer that researchers are still trying to better understand: How much exercise do kids need...

Dr. Sanjay Gupta to Jeff Sessions: Medical marijuana could save many addicted to opioids

Dear Honorable Jeff Sessions,I feel obligated to share the results of my five-year-long investigation into the...

After helping to save a young man, a 're-gifted' kidney is giving new life to a 70-year-old woman

Vertis Boyce is a 70-year-old African-American woman. But her new kidney used to belong to a 24-year-old Hispanic man...

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Nonprofit Allegedly Exploited Workers With Disabilities

The U.S. Department of Labor is forcing a Sterling nonprofit of exploiting nearly 250 workers, violating labor laws a...

Group uses puppets to teach about tough topics

At first glance, you may think these videos are made for kids, but Youth Ambassadors in Kansas City says they're anyt...

Wheelchair-Bound Girl with Muscular Dystrophy Excels in Dance Class

We first introduced you to Olivia Shemes a year ago. She has muscular dystrophy and is dependent for all her care....

Tesla crashes into gym (CAUGHT ON CAMERA)

The driver of a Tesla plowed through the wall of an empty storefront and then into the side of the Anytime Fitness on...

"Please, don't kill me": Local man recounts terrifying armed robbery as police search for suspects

Nearly one week later, Tyrone Jones still has a mark on his face where he says he was pistol whipped the day he was r...

A new bill introduced to demolish properties built without permit

An apartment on Date Street in Kapahulu was built without a permit. Now some people want it torn down.The Depa...

Utah man sentenced for killing mother and brother he believed were 'demons'

A judge has sentenced a Ferron man to up to life in prison for shooting and killing his mom and brother, over protest...

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Social Media-Technology

SEC hands down $35 million fine in Yahoo hack

Yahoo may have changed its name, but it's still paying for a massive 2014 data breach.Altaba, what's left of Y...

Naked butts, crime confessions and bullying: What Facebook won't let you post

Facebook clarified exactly what you're not allowed to post, and the list is super-long and specific.The compan...

Google's spending spree rattles Wall Street

Google may have a spending problem.Alphabet, the parent company of Google, racked up $7.7 billion in capital e...

Spotify revamps app for non-paying users

Spotify is adding some bells and whistles to its free app.On Tuesday, the music streaming platform announced i...

Uber CEO on diversity report: We need to improve 'across the board'

CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says Uber is "just getting started" when it comes to improving diversity and inclusion.O...

Amazon now delivers to the trunk of your car

Amazon turned the trunk of my car into a mailbox.The tech giant has launched a new service in...

Facebook reveals its internal rules for removing controversial posts

Facebook is trying to be more transparent about how it decides what content to take down or leave up.On Tuesda...

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Opinion

Trump's worst sin against Ronny Jackson

In 2005, President George W. Bush stunned his supporters by nominating his White House counsel and former personal la...

Like Lincoln, Koch Network stands with anybody that stands right

At a moment of great turmoil in American history, Abraham Lincoln offered sound advice.It was in a speech in P...

Marco Rubio: It's time to hasten Maduro's exit from power

Venezuela has reached an inflection point for its people and the Western Hemisphere. The crisis in Venezuela is not j...

The other man responsible in Waffle House shooting

Travis Reinking, the man alleged to have shot up a Waffle House and snuffed out the lives of four innocent souls, tha...

The sexual harassment blind spot you don't know about

In the wake of #MeToo, we know that we are all protected by law from workplace discrimination, right?Wrong....

Melania Trump is finally getting her moment

Melania Trump has been at the center of planning the administration's...

Despite a barrage of hate, I put a statue of a woman where only men stand

Just over two years ago, I took my dog, Poppy, for a run through London....

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Spanish

El caballo "Gronkowski" se perderá el Derby de Kentucky

(CNN) - El caballo inglés "Gronkowski", que se ganó una plaza en el Derby de Kentucky tras liderar la serie europea...

Liverpool se acerca a la final de la Champions: goleó a la Roma con un Salah excepcional

(CNN Español) - En un partido emocionante lleno de goles, en el que la Roma se despertó al final, Liverpool dejó g...

Protestas en Nicaragua: ONU exige a autoridades investigar muertes y violencia en manifestaciones

(CNN Español) - La Organización de Naciones Unidas (ONU) exigió este martes a las autoridades de Nicaragua "garan...

Violencia, desabastecimiento y desplazamientos masivos: lo que deja el paro armado en el Catatumbo

(CNN Español) - El paro armado en la región del Catatumbo, en el noroccidente de Colombia, paralizó todas las acti...

La princesa Carlota hace historia real a sus dos años

(CNN) - A un lado, nuevo bebé real. La princesa Carlota, con tan solo dos años, acaba de hacer historia.Aunq...

Un niño australiano viajó a Bali después de robar la tarjeta de crédito de su mamá

(CNN) - Escapar a Bali después de una discusión con tu madre podría ser el sueño de todo adolescente. Pero para u...

YouTube elimina más de 8 millones de videos en tres meses

(CNN) - YouTube está una vez más intentando limpiar su plataforma.El lunes, la compañía propiedad de Googl...

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