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After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws…

"Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy

US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal…

Romanian gymnasts who trained under former U.S. Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi tell the AP that the duo starved and beat them in pursuit of an ideal athlete

This week in odd news: Skunk fire, sleepwalker, T…

This week in odd news: Bicyclist blames Waze for directing him into Lincoln Tunnel; 11-year-old Pennsylvania Boy Scout called for jury duty; Student calls 911 from school, says he was sleepwalking; Nothing to see here! Police clear T-Rex walking student

Italians march to protest fascism, racism, labor…

Students opposing a neo-fascist party have scuffled with police in Milan at one of at least a dozen rallies being held across Italy on the last weekend to protest before the March 4 national election

Copy of Declaration of Independence Was Hidden Behind Wallpaper

When John Quincy Adams was not yet president but secretary of state, he ordered that 200 copies of the Declaration of Independence be made, as the then-40-year-old calfskin document was already becoming tough to read. And so it was done, with the copies—thought to be made over a two-year...

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KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Angry French farmers boo President Macron at…

French President Emmanuel Macron faced angry farmers' whistles and boos at a major agriculture event where he was trying to promote his policies

Florida Student Calls Out First Lady

First lady Melania Trump has a mission to end cyber bullying . A 14-year-old survivor of the Florida school shooting thinks she ought to start with her own-stepson. Lauren Hogg delivered the critical tweet Friday, and it revolves around her older brother, David, who has emerged as an outspoken proponent of...

Investor Warren Buffett says good deals tough to…

Investor Warren Buffett says the acquisition frenzy on Wall Street is making it hard for him to find deals at the right price, but his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate recorded a $29 billion gain because of the tax reforms Congress passed

Kushner's Security Clearance Just Got More…

Jared Kushner may be a top adviser to President Trump, but his authority to view classified information is looking dicier by the day. In fact, it may already have been revoked. As part of chief of staff John Kelly's newly tightened restrictions in the wake of the Rob Porter scandal...

GOP Senator Doubts Age Limit To Buy Rifles Will…

Sen. John Cornyn says the measure likely won't get the 60 votes needed in the upper chamber.

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

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Police experts urge intensive training if…

Law enforcement experts say it takes specialized and constant training to know how to act in an active shooter situation

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Hundreds of students rally at U.S. Capitol to protest gun violence; Hungary wins its first Winter Olympic gold medal - and first of any kind in short track; stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit.

Graham's body to make journey from mountains to…

The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers

European Central Bank says Latvia's ABLV failing…

The European Central Bank says it has determined that Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank is failing or likely to fail, and says the bank will be wound up under its home country's law

NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school…

NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting

Here's One Way You Can Live Like a Royal

Do you look at photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and think, “I wish I was a Royal.” Now you can, Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

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Latest Mueller indictment spells trouble for…

Recently filed federal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman could also pose legal and regulatory risks for the banks that loaned him millions

Students: More gun control needed after school…

Florida officials have outlined their plans to make schools safer after a shooting last week that left 17 people dead. Some say it isn't enough.

Companies that have cut ties with the NRA, at a glance

Companies that have cut ties with the NRA