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UCLA Gunman Had 'Kill List,' Link To Second Victim In Minnesota

Jun 02, 2016 02:21 PM EDT

The UCLA campus was on lockdown Wednesday after a gunman killed a professor and himself.


Prince Died Of Opioid Overdose: Law Enforcement Official

Jun 02, 2016 01:19 PM EDT

A law enforcement official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, confirmed what many had believed: that Prince died of an opioid overdose.

Tiger Temple

Tiger Temple Raided, 40 Dead Cubs Found In Freezer

Jun 01, 2016 04:11 PM EDT

Thai officials have raided the controversial Tiger Temple, a Buddhist monastery and tourist attraction that is alleged to have illegally trafficked tigers.

UCLA campus

UCLA Shooting Leaves At Least 2 Dead, Campus On Lockdown [UPDATED]

Jun 01, 2016 03:08 PM EDT

At least two are dead following a shooting on the campus of UCLA, which has led to a cross-campus lockdown on the Los Angeles college campus.

Cincinnati Zoo

Gorilla Killing: Boy's Family Remembers Harambe, Police To Investigate Family

Jun 01, 2016 02:15 PM EDT

"If anyone wishes to make a gift, we recommend a donation to the Cincinnati Zoo in Harambe's name," the family of the boy who fell into the Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla exhibit said in a statement Wednesday.

Donald Trump

Donald Trump To Visit U.K., But He Shouldn't Expect A Warm Reception

Jun 01, 2016 12:27 PM EDT

Donald Trump will travel to Britain later this month, but considering the verbal jabs that he and U.K. officials have lobbed across the pond, don't expect a warm reception for the Republican frontrunner.

Global Slavery Index

Global Slavery Index Says 46 Million Are Living As Slaves; India And North Korea Worst Offenders

May 31, 2016 03:29 PM EDT

The Global Slavery Index shows an increase in the overall amount of enslaved individuals worldwide but notes "significant progress" in combating the problem.

Veterans' graves

Michigan Graves, Including Revolutionary War Veteran's, Vandalized On Memorial Day Weekend

May 31, 2016 02:17 PM EDT

A small graveyard in Michigan, which includes the remains of veterans of 1700s and 1800s wars, was vandalized during Memorial Day weekend.

Euro 2016

Euro 2016 Soccer Championship In France Could Be Terror Target, U.S. Warns

May 31, 2016 01:15 PM EDT

The Euro 2016 soccer championship, which starts in June in France, could be a target of terror attacks. That's why the U.S. State Department has issued a travel alert for those planning to make the trip.

Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking Can't Explain 'Demagogue' Donald Trump's Political Rise

May 31, 2016 10:45 AM EDT

Renowned scientist Stephen Hawking cannot come up with a formula to explain the rise of Donald Trump, whom he said "appeals to the lowest common denominator."


Gorilla's Death Continues To Draw Questions, Criticism

May 30, 2016 03:04 PM EDT

The Cincinnati Zoo stands by its decision to shoot and kill a gorilla to save the life of a 4-year-old boy who fell into its enclosure, while a witness says the boy's entrance into the ape's quarters was no accident.

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders

Donald Trump Won't Debate Bernie Sanders, Waiting To Square Off Against 'Crooked Hillary'

May 27, 2016 04:55 PM EDT

After agreeing to debate Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump on Friday released a statement saying it would be "inappropriate" to square off against the Democratic "second-place finisher."

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Will Go To Trial

May 24, 2016 01:52 PM EDT

Bill Cosby will stand trial to face charges that he sexually assaulted a woman at his home in 2004.


EgyptAir Wreckage Suggests An 'Explosion' Brought Down Flight 804: Forensics Official

May 24, 2016 11:27 AM EDT

Egyptian investigators continue to investigate the crash of Flight 804, which killed all 66 people aboard.

Planned Parenthood

Florida Planned Parenthood Clinic Evacuated Over Chemical Scare; Seven Hospitalized

May 23, 2016 02:01 PM EDT

A Planned Parenthood clinic in Sarasota, Fla., was evacuated Monday, and several people were hospitalized with breathing problems.

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