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President Trump to sign executive order on free speech on college campuses

President Trump to sign executive order on free speech on college campuses

We already have the First Amendment. So how would this order work?         ... Continue Reading
ATV driver accused of hitting, dragging Nashville officer arrested

ATV driver accused of hitting, dragging Nashville officer arrested

Walter E. Moss II is charged with aggravated assault on police officer, reckless endangerment and evading arrest after ATV hits officer, police say.         ... Continue Reading
Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc expected to plead guilty in spree aimed at Trump critics, including Obama, Biden

Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc expected to plead guilty in spree aimed at Trump critics, including Obama, Biden

Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc is expected to plead guilty for mailing explosive devices to critics of President Donald Trump and prominent Democrats         ... Continue Reading
Hells Angels, street gangs vow to defend mosques as New Zealand braces for Friday prayers

Hells Angels, street gangs vow to defend mosques as New Zealand braces for Friday prayers

Street gangs and motorcycle clubs cross New Zealand offered to protect mosques during Friday prayers, but a Muslim leader suggests they join prayers.         ... Continue Reading
A single decision by New Zealand's leader may prevent copycat killers

A single decision by New Zealand's leader may prevent copycat killers

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern joins a growing chorus who want to avoid copycat shootings by denying perpetrators the fame they seek.         ... Continue Reading
Calipari: Washington out for NCAA opener with sprained foot

Calipari: Washington out for NCAA opener with sprained foot

Kentucky coach John Calipari says forward PJ Washington has a sprained foot and is out for NCAA Tournament game against Abilene Christian         ... Continue Reading
Why the 'Forrest Gump' sequel was halted: The film 'felt meaningless' following 9/11 attacks

Why the 'Forrest Gump' sequel was halted: The film 'felt meaningless' following 9/11 attacks

Screenwriter Eric Roth says the sequel script, turned in on Sept. 10, 2001, referenced O.J. Simpson's car chase, Princess Diana and the Oklahoma City bombing. But after the next day's terrorist attacks, he, star Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis decided it "felt meaningless."         ... Continue Reading
Drink hot tea at your own risk: New study is latest to show link to esophageal cancer

Drink hot tea at your own risk: New study is latest to show link to esophageal cancer

New research published Wednesday found that drinking extremely hot tea is associated with an increased risk in cancer of the esophagus.         ... Continue Reading
March Madness: Ranking Thursday's 16 first-round matchups of NCAA tournament

March Madness: Ranking Thursday's 16 first-round matchups of NCAA tournament

Let March Madness begin. There are 16 games on the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament. We ranked them all according to watchability.         ... Continue Reading
Presidential candidate John Hickenlooper said he watched 'Deep Throat' with his mom

Presidential candidate John Hickenlooper said he watched 'Deep Throat' with his mom

John Hickenlooper, a Democrat from Colorado, explained to a CNN town hall why he took his mother to see the X-rated adult film.         ... Continue Reading
Passengers in newer trucks are at higher risk of injury or death, shows latest crash test

Passengers in newer trucks are at higher risk of injury or death, shows latest crash test

Passengers are at higher risk of injury or death in modern pickup trucks, according to new research by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.         ... Continue Reading
'We just want the guns back': New Zealand announces immediate ban of assault rifles

'We just want the guns back': New Zealand announces immediate ban of assault rifles

New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern announces ban on assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and military-style semi-automatic rifles after mosque shootings.         ... Continue Reading
What's driving Donald Trump's feud with John McCain? War record, Obamacare among the themes

What's driving Donald Trump's feud with John McCain? War record, Obamacare among the themes

President Donald Trump's feud with the late Sen. John McCain dates way back, to long before the real estate magnate launched a campaign for president.         ... Continue Reading
The waters are rising, the floods are coming. What are we doing to save ourselves?

The waters are rising, the floods are coming. What are we doing to save ourselves?

Experts say some areas will experience more violent and wetter storms as climate change makes global weather more variable and extreme.         ... Continue Reading
David Letterman talks career 'mistake' with Ellen DeGeneres: I stayed on TV 'way too long'

David Letterman talks career 'mistake' with Ellen DeGeneres: I stayed on TV 'way too long'

"... The show was gone, and so I had to realize, 'Oh, I've been lookin' through the wrong end of the telescope,' " David Letterman said to Ellen DeGeneres.         ... Continue Reading
Murray State's Ja Morant ready for star turn in NCAA tournament

Murray State's Ja Morant ready for star turn in NCAA tournament

Murray State guard Ja Morant's national profile is rising — and a matchup against Markus Howard and Marquette will give him his largest stage yet.         ... Continue Reading
Venezuelan forces kidnap opposition leader Juan Guaido's chief of staff in raid

Venezuelan forces kidnap opposition leader Juan Guaido's chief of staff in raid

Venezuelan armed intelligence officers descended on the apartment of Roberto Marrero, a lawyer and top adviser to opposition leader Juan Guaido.         ... Continue Reading
Finland UN official Kai Sauer slams Nikki Haley over her health care remarks

Finland UN official Kai Sauer slams Nikki Haley over her health care remarks

Finland's Kai Sauer defended the country after former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley appeared to criticize the country's health care. system.         ... Continue Reading
Unusual moment Koala jumps in man’s car

Unusual moment Koala jumps in man’s car

A vineyard employee in south Australia was surprised to find a koala snuck into his car when he wasn’t looking.         ... Continue Reading
Charo posts emotional video thanking fans for support after husband's death

Charo posts emotional video thanking fans for support after husband's death

Just over a month after her husband's death, Charo is thanking her fans for their support. She also reassured fans that she'll continue to perform.         ... Continue Reading