Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked…

The two mountain bikers did what they were supposed to do when they noticed a mountain lion tailing them on a trail east of Seattle

For school shooting victims, future plans dashed…

A 17-year-old student looking forward to celebrating his family's new swimming pool and a substitute teacher whose home frequently hosted family gatherings were among the 10 people killed in a mass shooting at a Texas high school

Texas mourners endure grief that 'none of us can…

In mourning Texas town, families endure grief that 'none of us can comprehend'

The Latest: Venezuela's Maduro seeks to boost…

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is calling on people to get out and vote in the final hours of election day as several polling sites remain nearly empty

14-year-old pretends he's a NY cop, robs a legally blind man

Updates with boy's mother turning him in to police. Edits summary to conform. Adds byline.

Kiev Liverpool fan opens home

Yuriy is one of the local fans embarrassed about hotel prices in the city ahead of the Champions League final.

Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Arrival

Upon her arrival at the chapel, eagle-eyed viewers and royal jewelry fans were quick to note that Markle had chosen the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau Tiara, on loan from Queen Elizabeth

'Monotonous' Ocean Mapping Leads Researchers to…

It started out as just your average sweep of the ocean floor, but it wasn’t sand or those creepy angler fish scientists discovered, rather the unlocking of a 128-year shipwreck mystery. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

Investigators finally get look at materials from…

Criminal investigators are finally getting to study materials seized in raids on the home and office of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer

5 teens involved in fatal crash were high school students

Police say they have identified teenagers involved in a car crash in Massachusetts as high school students

Cuba plane crashes, 104 on board: state media

Video broadcast on Cuban TV shows the wreckage of a plane that reportedly crashed shortly after taking off from Havana airport on Friday, carrying 104 passengers on a domestic flight. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

'Deadpool 2' ends Avengers' box-office reign…

Deadpool and his foul-mouthed crew of misfits and malcontents have taken down the Avengers

Pastor Quits After Bashing City of Palo Alto

A California pastor has resigned in the wake of controversy that followed his use of some foul language while bashing his city on social media. In Twitter posts that wound up on the desks of Palo Alto city council members, Rev. Gregory Stevens, associate pastor at First Baptist Church, reportedly...

US, China putting trade war on hold after…

The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China

Uber Was Killing His Livelihood, So He Killed…

"I will not be a slave working for chump change. I would rather be dead." So read a line in the suicide note left by Doug Schifter, a 61-year-old who had for four decades driven cabs and black cars in New York City and who in February took his own...

Man Punches Service Dog, Pregnant Deaf Woman: Cops

Violence erupted on a Frontier flight Thursday and spilled into Orlando International Airport when a passenger allegedly punched a deaf pregnant woman and her service dog, the Orlando Sentinel reports. It began when passenger Timothy Manley's wife complained about being allergic to the Great Dane, so he punched it, making...

Florida's expensive race for governor highlights…

Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws

NYU Abu Dhabi blocks journalists from filming…

NYU Abu Dhabi is blocking journalists from filming a graduation address by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

Review clears deputy who searched for trapped Ohio teen

A sheriff's office has cleared the actions of a deputy who unsuccessfully searched for a 16-year-old boy who died after being trapped in a minivan