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Parkland shooting survivor calls NRA 'child murderers'

After a school shooting left 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida, survivors Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg are demanding action from officials in Washington on gun control.


Morgan Evans

Jennifer Lawrence slammed for rudeness toward BAFTA host Joanna Lumley

Jennifer Lawrence was slammed for a comment she made to host Joanna Lumley at the British American Film and Television Awards.


Travis Fedschun

US Postal worker killed in shooting on Dallas highway

A postal truck driver was shot to death early Monday on a highway near downtown Dallas, officials said.


Bodies found in Mexico belong to 2 kidnapped federal agents

Mexico's federal Attorney General's Office says two bodies found in a car have been confirmed to be those of two prosecution agents kidnapped Feb. 5 and forced to appear on a video by a drug gang.


French government presents plan to protect wolves

The French government has presented a plan to ensure the survival of wolves in the country as farmers repeatedly protest about financial losses caysed bt attacks on livestock.


Video of model revisiting Italy kidnap sites shown at trial

Video footage of a British model leading Italian police to locations connected to her alleged kidnapping has been played at the trial of the man charged with abducting her.



Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

A former Associated Press photographer who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Korean War has died.


Katherine Lam

Nikolas Cruz investigated after Snapchat cutting video, but not considered a threat, report shows

Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was investigated by social services and mental health professionals in 2016 after his disturbing Snapchat videos were uncovered — but the teen avoided hospitalization and was deemed not to be a threat to himself or others.


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A giant storm on Neptune is disappearing and for the first time scientists are able to see it

A dark storm on Neptune, once big enough to reach from Boston to Portugal, is dwindling to nothing as the Hubble Space Telescope keeps watch.


17 killed in Mozambique garbage dump collapse

At least 17 people were killed and several others were injured when a massive garbage mound partially collapsed in Mozambique’s capital Monday after heavy rains fell on Maputo, local media reported.


Kuwait invites Philippines leader to visit amid tensions

Kuwait's ruling emir has reportedly invited Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to his country to resolve tensions after a Filipina maid was found dead in a freezer.


David Gilbert

Australian lawmaker shows how not to act in the wake of a gun massacre

An Australian lawmaker was slammed Sunday for posting a photo of himself aiming a firearm, days after the Florida school shooting.

George Christensen of the Liberal National Party of Queensland, posted a Facebook picture Saturday threatening his political opponents with a gun.

The now-deleted post showed Christensen holding a handgun with the caption: “You gotta ask yourself, do you feel lucky, greenie punks?” — a reference to the Clint Eastwood movie “Dirty Harry.”

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Family talks about living with gunman in first interview

James and Kimberly Snead spoke about having suspected shooter Nikolas Cruz live with them in the months leading up to the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida.

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Florida school shooting survivors are demanding Trump and other lawmakers take stronger action on guns

President Donald Trump "is supportive of efforts to improve the federal background check system" for gun purchases, a White House spokesman said Monday, less than a week after the Florida school shooting that killed 17 people.


Wardrobe whoopsies: On purpose, or an accident?

Sometimes stars want to cringe with embarrassment. Other times, they just want attention.


Kaitlyn Schallhorn

US Winter Olympics 2018 medal winners

The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, are officially underway – and Team USA is already making history.


Geoffrey Rush inappropriately touched actress, lawyer tells courtroom

A lawyer accused Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush in court Monday of touching an actress inappropriately on an Sydney stage three years ago while he was starring in a production of "King Lear."


Michael Bartiromo

Mom who filmed passenger’s viral airplane rant feels 'bad' for woman in video

A young Delta passenger who filmed a fellow flyer’s rude rant says she now feels bad about the fallout from her viral video, which resulted in the suspension of a New York State government employee.


Brooke Crothers

Is a bigger iPhone X coming in 2018?

Apple may bring out an outsized version of the iPhone X later this year, which would address a large hole in the company's lineup.


2 Americans, 2 Ukrainians arrested in Serbia over drone

Two U.S. and two Ukrainian citizens have been arrested in Serbia for trying to photograph the military security headquarters in downtown Belgrade with a drone.

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