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A billboard in Times Square caught fire

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 14:41
The fire on an electronic billboard in New York's Times Square is under control, the city's fire department said Saturday afternoon.

Here's what you need to know about the College Board's new SAT score

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 11:29
The roughly 2 million fledgling college students who take out their No. 2 pencils for the SAT each year will now be assigned a score reflecting not only math and verbal skills but also their social and economic backgrounds.

Prosecutors: Suspects distracted pregnant teen with a photo album before killing her

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 10:41
A Chicago woman lured a pregnant 19-year-old mother into her home and distracted her with a photo album before strangling her and cutting out her unborn baby, court documents show.

How the US-Iran oil standoff could hurt the economy

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 08:49
The American economy is already absorbing a body blow from the deepening US-China trade war. A real war could be more than the decade-long economic expansion can handle.

2 die in Utah helicopter crash

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 06:08
Two people died in a helicopter crash Friday in a mountainous area of north-central Utah, authorities said.

NYPD officer arrested for allegedly plotting a murder-for-hire

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 04:35
A 12-year veteran of the New York Police Department is accused of putting a hit on her ex-husband and a juvenile girl.

40 million people under severe weather threats in the Midwest. Dozens of tornadoes reported

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 23:50
If you're in the Midwest, you can wave goodbye to warm weather -- at least for now. A messy weekend of heavy rain, strong winds and large hail awaits some states in the region.

A 24th horse dies at Santa Anita Park in California

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 23:25
A fatal shoulder injury has resulted in the death of the 24th racehorse at the famed Santa Anita Park in California.

Middle school invites drag queens to encourage students to be themselves

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 20:40
In middle school, it's hard to be different. It's even harder if a student identifies as LBGTQ+.

Florida state attorney appeals judge's ruling to exclude Robert Kraft spa surveillance video from trial

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 16:46
A Florida prosecutor is appealing a judge's ruling that the state cannot use surveillance video and other evidence in the prostitution solicitation case against NFL team owner Robert Kraft.