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Old South grandeur, leavened with a cold look at slavery

Old South grandeur, leavened with a cold look at slavery: Stories of the enslaved are a growing part of plantation tours

No Matter How Much You Plan, Travel Setbacks Are…

We’ve gone on a vacation and thought we had it planned perfectly. But no matter how much you plan, travel setbacks are going to happen. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Zayn Malik Opens Up To Vogue About Battling…

Zayn Malik has been SUPER open about his struggle with living a life in the spotlight, specifically his battle with anxiety and depression. Zayn explains the root of his anxiety problems stem from who he is as a person.

White House Adviser Surprisingly Takes Page Out…

White House senior adviser Steve Bannon is taking a page out of the Democratic playbook. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story.

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Linkin Park singer's wife opens about husband's…

The wife of late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington says she's feeling the love from the rocker's fans but she's also feeling lost

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Red Bull's Ricciardo tops practice runs for…

Daniel Ricciardo boosted Red Bull's hopes of success at this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix with the fastest times in both practice sessions Friday

USC Coach Clay Helton: O.J. Simpson Not Welcome…

USC head coach Clay Helton says that when O.J. Simpson is paroled from a Nevada prison later this year that he will not be welcome on campus to watch practice or take part in any official functions.

The Latest: Rep. Brooks raps McConnell for health…

Rep. Mo Brooks says the "failure" of the GOP health care overhaul is ultimately Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's responsibility

APNewsBreak: 10 at Yellowstone to be punished for…

Yellowstone National Park's superintendent says he plans disciplinary action against as many as 10 people after an investigation found women in the park's maintenance division were subject to derogatory comments and actions

Croatian taxis protest Uber at height of tourism season

Hundreds of Croatian taxi drivers are protesting against Uber services, disrupting traffic at the height of tourism season in the Adriatic country

Britain lifts laptop ban on some flights from Turkey

Britain has eased a ban on laptops and tablets in airline cabins, lifting the prohibition on some flights from Turkey

The Latest: Governor to review sex crimes civil…

The governor of Massachusetts says he plans on reviewing the standards used to determine whether a person who has completed a prison sentence for a sex crime is sexually dangerous and should be civilly committed

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83-year-old woman, her son charged in murder-for-hire plot

Police in New Hampshire arrested a mother and son they say were involved in a murder-for-hire plot

Want To Talk To your Pet? Amazon Says A Pet…

We all talk to our dogs. But Amazon may have some new tech on the way that may make it possible for them to talk back. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Liam Hemsworth Has Some Issues With Miley Cyrus…

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have called off their wedding but does that mean they are done for good. So far the couple has said everything is fine, but sources say their fights have escalated.

Simone Biles shares goofy video after wisdom…

Olympic gymnast Simone Biles is giving fans a glimpse of her goofy side in a video that shows her coming out of an anesthetic haze after surgery to have her wisdom teeth removed

Odell Beckham Jr. Says He Wants to Be…

Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. wants to be the highest paid player in the NFL.

Dutch fund for women's sexual health tops $300 million

The Dutch government says a campaign to raise funds for access to birth control, abortion and women's sexual health programs in developing nations has so far raised more than 260 million euros ($305 million)

Gas storage deemed safe after blowout but challenge looms

The fight over reopening a massive gas storage facility that has been crippled since a major blowout is heading to court

Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as music…

The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple

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US stocks follow other global markets lower

U.S. stocks followed other markets lower on Friday after Amazon and several other big companies reported quarterly results that underwhelmed investors

Slaying suspect nabbed after stiffing cabbie, officials say

Authorities say a man wanted for a fatal shooting in New Jersey has been captured in New York after stiffing a cab driver on a 160-mile fare

Couple hugged before lying on train tracks in suicide pact

A conductor told investigators in Florida that he unsuccessfully tried to stop his train when he saw a couple hug and lie down on the tracks in an apparent suicide pact