75,000 People's Data Compromised Signing Up For…

This comes a few weeks before the enrollment period for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act.

Does 'Dear Abby' Have A Point About 'Foreign…

The "Dear Abby" columnist advised a couple not to give their baby a "foreign name," which sparked online outrage.

As A Nod To Kaepernick, Rihanna Reportedly Won't…

Rihanna is said to have turned down an opportunity to perform at the 2019 Super Bowl in Atlanta.

USC Agrees To A $215 Million Settlement For…

More than 460 people have taken legal action against USC related to a former gynecologist on campus accused of sexual misconduct.

US and South Korea Scrap Military Exercise For…

President Donald Trump has long criticized the cost of the military exercises, which the U.S. has carried out for decades.

What Makes California's Santa Ana Winds So Fierce?

Pressure, temperature, topography and time all have a part in creating California's strong fall winds.

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The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

Why are so many teachers of color leaving the classroom?

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75,000 People's Data Compromised Signing Up For…

This comes a few weeks before the enrollment period for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act.

Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a National Emergency

The size of a migrant caravan marching north toward the US border is increasing in size even as President Trump escalates his rhetoric. In a series of tweets Monday, Trump called the caravan a national emergency, blamed Democrats for weak immigration laws, asserted that "criminals and unknown Middle Easterners" were...

Does 'Dear Abby' Have A Point About 'Foreign…

The "Dear Abby" columnist advised a couple not to give their baby a "foreign name," which sparked online outrage.

Coast Guard: 1 dead after fall aboard Bahamas-bound cruise

Authorities say a man has died after falling aboard a cruise ship traveling from Florida to the Bahamas

As A Nod To Kaepernick, Rihanna Reportedly Won't…

Rihanna is said to have turned down an opportunity to perform at the 2019 Super Bowl in Atlanta.

Company gauges interest for boosting Dakota…

The developer of the Dakota Access pipeline is gauging shippers' interest in expanding the volume of crude oil moved through the pipeline from 500,000 barrels to 570,000 barrels per day, despite ongoing tribal efforts to shut the pipeline down

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USC Agrees To A $215 Million Settlement For…

More than 460 people have taken legal action against USC related to a former gynecologist on campus accused of sexual misconduct.

Man accused in grandfather's killing blames 'mistress'

A Vermont man accused by relatives of killing his millionaire grandfather in Connecticut for inheritance money says there is stronger evidence a woman he describes as his grandfather's mistress was involved in the killing

US and South Korea Scrap Military Exercise For…

President Donald Trump has long criticized the cost of the military exercises, which the U.S. has carried out for decades.

9/11 Firefighter Died, but Kids Fulfill His Shark Tank Dream

Keith Young invented the Cup Board Pro, a cutting board with a detachable bowl attached, and he dreamed of bringing it on Shark Tank . But the New York City firefighter, who helped with Ground Zero cleanup after 9/11, died in March of cancer related to the World Trade Center attacks...

What Makes California's Santa Ana Winds So Fierce?

Pressure, temperature, topography and time all have a part in creating California's strong fall winds.

Peace Corps recruiter makes play for HBCUs, barbershops

A Peace Corps recruiter is making a play for a more diverse volunteer force by targeting historically black colleges and universities _ and barbershops

The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

Why are so many teachers of color leaving the classroom?

In Oregon, a community responds to imprisonment…

Dozens of area residents are volunteering to help immigrants taken to a federal prison in Oregon who were apprehended along the U.S.-Mexico border

Mega Millions players would spend $1.6B on bills…

From San Diego to New York, Mega Millions players are dreaming of how they would spend the record $1.6 billion jackpot should they beat the astronomical odds of winning

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Vigil planned for missing Wisconsin teen, unseen…

A small, rural community in western Wisconsin is planning a vigil for a missing 13-year-old girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home

The Latest: Services scheduled for slain Georgia…

Visitation and funeral services are set to be held this week for a police officer who was fatally shot over the weekend northeast of Atlanta

Former teacher admits to sexually abusing middle schoolers

A former math teacher in the nation's capital who admitted to sexually abusing seventh- and eighth-grade girls has been sentenced to nearly 12 years in prison

This Quiet Oil Spill May Become Biggest Ever in US

You've heard of the Deepwater Horizon and the Exxon Valdez oil spills. But how about a 2004 spill involving Taylor Energy? As it turns out, the latter has been quietly leaking oil off the coast of Louisiana so steadily for 14 years—with no end in sight—that it threatens...

Flooding prompts boil-water notice for Austin, Texas

Residents of Austin, Texas, are being ordered to boil their tap water before drinking after flooding in recent weeks filled the lakes that feed their supply with silt, mud and debris

Virginia top court to hear 'unrestorably incompetent' case

More than 13 years after a 16-year-old girl was found raped and murdered, the case of the man whose DNA was found at the scene is heading to the Virginia Supreme Court

He Ordered 2 Waters, Then Left. His Tip: $10K

"This is crazy!!" is how a North Carolina hot-dog eatery describes what happened last week at its Greenville location. WRAL reports that a man wandered in to Sup Dogs last Friday, asked for two waters while he was looking at the menu, then left before ordering. The mystery man left...

Wolf missing after Hurricane Michael recovered in Florida

Authorities have recovered a wolf named Tahane that escaped from a Florida animal preserve during Hurricane Michael

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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico; Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi's son; AP analysis: 'Obamacare' shapes opioid grant spending

Kentucky school system gets extra security post-threats

A Kentucky school system says state and local authorities are providing extra security following the arrest of a man who state police say made "credible and imminent" threats

White House May Make Big Move on Defining Gender

The Trump administration may do away with the legal recognition of transgender people, reports the New York Times . Under a proposal in the works by the Department of Health and Human Services, a person's gender would be legally defined according to the genitals they had at birth. "Sex means a...