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Melania Trump's poll numbers plummet

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:41
Melania Trump's favorable rating has fallen by double-digits, according to a new CNN poll. The first lady, whose favorability stood at 54% in October, has slipped to 43% in just two months.

DA: Hania Aguilar could have been saved

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:04

Family's bible untouched in truck fire

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:04

They went into an abandoned mine to steal copper, police say. They got trapped.

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 11:34
A group of West Virginians rescued after being trapped for days in an abandoned mine are suspected of entering the mine to steal copper, authorities said Thursday.

Pelosi's meme-tastic coat so popular it will be re-issued

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 08:51
Nancy Pelosi, the likely next House speaker, caused a stir Tuesday when she engaged in a spirited Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump.

5 expert tips for asthma

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 08:04

Scientists think this exotic fish hitchhiked to California in tsunami debris

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 07:30
Divers swimming in the cold, murky waters of Monterey Bay, California, say they've spotted a fish that's a long way from home. It's called a barred knifejaw, and it's native to Japan, Korea and China.

PG&E workers found damaged tower and bullet holes near Camp Fire origin site

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 04:00
A California utility company said its crews found a damaged transmission tower and holes in a power pole at separate locations near the site where the Camp Fire started.

A meteor shower will be visible to most of North America on Friday

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 03:08
The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week, so hope for clear skies that will let you see a beautiful show of green fireballs on Thursday and Friday. This will be the last -- and strongest -- meteor shower of the year, according to NASA.

Slain teen 'might be alive' if authorities hadn't overlooked evidence, prosecutor says

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 01:45
The kidnapping and killing of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar may have been prevented if authorities had properly handled DNA evidence from a separate case last year, a North Carolina prosecutor said.

EMT worker suspended after racist comments on white supremacist podcast

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 22:39
An emergency medical technician has been placed on unpaid leave after racist comments surfaced of him comparing black patients to gorillas and claiming to take "immense satisfaction" as he "terrorized" an African American boy with a needle.