Writer: Gun control debate could break America

National Review writer David French says the "vicious rhetoric" in the gun control debate is putting strains on the US system.

Admirers line streets, overpasses to see Graham's…

Motorists pulled aside and well-wishers lined freeway overpasses to see the Rev. Billy Graham's motorcade barrel through his beloved home state of North Carolina on Saturday in a running tribute to "America's Pastor."

NRA, Florida faces backlash after latest school…

NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting

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

Adine Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" wins Berlin's…

Director Adine Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" has won the top Golden Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival

BB&T says customer service systems 'substantially recovered'

BB&T says it customer service system has 'substantially recovered' after an outage which impacted thousands of customers

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.

Politician: Ex-Austrian chancellor part of…

A Ukrainian opposition lawmaker says a former Austrian chancellor was among the European politicians who were allegedly secretly paid to lobby for Ukraine by Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort

Gay parade permit sparks major debate in…

The rejection of a permit for a gay-rights parade has sparked a major confrontation over free speech and equal rights in a Mississippi college town

Stocks rally as Fed eases rate worry, tech climbs

U.S. stocks rallied, lifted by gains in technology stocks and a retreat in Treasury yields, as the Federal Reserve eased concerns about the path of interest rate hikes this year. Aleksandra Michalska reports.

Trump officials fight eviction from Panama hotel…

One of President Donald Trump's family businesses is battling an effort to physically evict its team of executives from a luxury hotel in Panama where they manage operations

Authorities investigating shooting deaths of 2 Ohio teens

Authorities say two teenagers were found shot in a wooded area of Ohio and authorities are trying to determine how they died.

Copa90: How football conquered Japan

COPA90's Eli Mengem discovers how Japan's interest in the game has created Asia's most successful football nation.

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...

Stephen Curry on shooting: Tough to digest

NBA star Stephen Curry responds to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida.

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

Parkland Suspect to Police: 'I'm Dealing With a…

“I know he’s—he’s going to explode," an unidentified caller told the FBI on Jan. 5, less than six weeks before authorities say Nikolas Cruz killed 17 people at a school in Parkland, Florida. The Wall Street Journal obtained a transcript of the call, which the FBI has admitted wasn't...

GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in…

The Republican tax overhaul is bringing most Americans lower income taxes but also is causing some state income taxes to rise, leading to extra revenue for state budgets

Thousands of Africans protest Israeli deportation…

Thousands of African asylum seekers and their local supporters are protesting against an Israeli plan to deport them

Indiana levee breach leads officials to urge evacuations

A levee breach along the Kankakee River in northwestern Indiana has local officials urging about 30 homeowners to evacuate