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Dolphin calf euthanized after being rescued from Elkhorn Slough

Veterinarians have euthanized a dolphin calf that was rescued after being stranded in upper Elkhorn Slough.

In medical marijuana states, 'pot doctors' push boundaries

The green-typeface slogan 'WE'ED like to be your doctor!' --unmistakably weed-friendly -- has attracted hundreds of medical marijuana patients in less than a year to Dr. Bodo Schneider's clinics in southern...

Planned Parenthood locations nationwide tighten security after Colorado shooting

Planned Parenthood Tightens Security Friday’s shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado — resulting in two dead and nine wounded before the gunman surrendered — has prompted some states to execute...

See New Photos of Britain's Princess Charlotte

New photos showing a laughing Princess Charlotte playing with a toy dog have been released by Britain's royal family.

Man shot and killed in Orlando

A 22-year-old man was shot and killed Sunday morning in western Orlando, police said. Police found the victim after responding to a call at the 4400 block of Edgemoor Street, near Ivey Lane, shortly before 5 a.m., Lt. David...

After meeting Syrian refugees, Ben Carson still doesn't want the U.S. to take them in

After meeting Syrian refugees in Jordan on Saturday, Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson said he still does not want the U.S. to accept them, The Associated Press reports. The retired neurosurgeon called the refugees he...

Burger King manager tells grand jury Chicago cops erased security video of Laquan McDonald shooting

Chicago Police Accused Of Erasing Surveillance Video A Burger King manager in Chicago told the Chicago Tribune that he testified before a grand jury this week about police deleting surveillance video that may have captured last...

Scott Disick “Chillin” With Kids And Kourtney Kardashian Again (PHOTOS)

Scott Disick seemed happy to be "chillin" with his kids and Kourtney Kardashian on Saturday night. The reality star shared a picture late Saturday of himself spending time watching an animated movie with his son Mason....

Passaic freeholders rebuke Christie over refugee stance

The Passaic County freeholders formally rebuked Gov. Chris Christie and others who have raised fears about Syrian refugees in the wake of the recent terror attacks in Paris. PATERSON -- The Passaic County freeholders formally...

Man shot, seriously wounded in Garfield Ridge

A man was shot and seriously wounded in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood early Sunday on the Southwest Side. The man, 22, was standing outside in the 6000 block of South Archer about 5:40 a.m. when someone walked up and opened...

St. Louis educator searches for the teacher who made all the difference for her

Katrice Noble, whose seventh grade teacher changed her life, tries to have impact on students at Life for Life Academy.

Why the Public Can't Read the Press

Nuts-and-bolts Washington coverage has shifted to subscription-based publications, while the capitol’s traditional outlets have shrunk.

Russian oil tanker grounded in north Pacific

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian emergency services say cleanup operations are underway after an oil tanker was grounded, damaging one of its fuel tanks.

Carson Says Syrian Refugees Have No Desire to Enter the US

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson got a firsthand look at Syrian refugee camps in Jordan and concluded on Saturday that conditions are adequate, the Associated Press reports.

FBI searching for armed anti-Muslim activist after Facebook threat to Muslim community in New York

Residents and authorities in a rural upstate New York community were taking precautions after an Arizona man posted a video online showing himself with a gun and saying he was traveling to the town for a possible confrontation,...