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Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019…

A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class at Morehouse College

Trayvon Martin's mom announces run for office in…

A mother who turned to activism after the slaying of her black teen son Trayvon Martin has announced she is running for office in Miami

House explosion kills 1, injures 2 in southern…

Authorities say a house exploded in southern Indiana, killing one person, injuring two others and leaving several nearby homes uninhabitable

Saudis say they don't want war, but will defend…

A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom does not want war but will defend itself, amid a recent spike in tensions with archrival Iran

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims to be burned

A temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting is to be burned to the ground in a symbolic gesture of healing

'We want to keep Scotland in the EU'

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon says the party's position is in line with how Scotland voted in 2016 and with public opinion.

Mitt Romney Says GOP Rep's Call for Impeachment…

Mitt Romney Says GOP Rep's Call for Impeachment Is 'Courageous' Even as He Disagrees

New Study Shows People Trust Websites More Than a…

A new study, conducted by OnePoll on behalf of e-commerce fraud preventionCompany Forter, found that a majority of Americans put critical info on websites they don’t trust.

Trump's 'great patriot' farmers follow him into a trade war

While the prolonged trade fight with China has been devastating to an already-struggling agriculture industry, there's little indication Trump is paying a political price

Celeb chef José Andrés calls fired cafeteria worker a 'hero'

The plight of a fired school cafeteria worker in New Hampshire has caught the attention of award-winning chef Jose Andres

Vast gasoline lines form in oil-rich Venezuela

U.S. oil sanctions on Venezuela appear to be taking hold, resulting in mile-long lines for fuel in the South American nation's second-largest city, Maracaibo

Oprah gives $500,000 to high school after-school program

Oprah Winfrey announced she's giving $500,000 to an initiative at a New Jersey high school that's aimed at keeping kids off the streets

Austria To Hold Snap Elections In September…

Austria's vice chancellor resigned Saturday morning and also stepped down as the head of the nationalist Freedom Party.

Average US price of gas drops 3 cents per gallon to $2.93

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell 3 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.93

A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social…

A look at efforts around U.S. to make marijuana legalization an avenue for promoting racial and economic equity

Virginia town remembers the high price paid on…

Of all the communities in America, few suffered the losses on D-Day that the small Virginia town of Bedford did: 20 men died in the fighting on June 6, 1944

Funeral set for Chicago woman strangled, baby cut…

The visitation, funeral and burial will be later this week for a Chicago woman who was strangled and her baby cut from her womb

The Latest: Swiss voters back tighter gun laws

Swiss voters have approved a measure to tighten the Alpine nation's gun laws, bringing the country in line with many of its European partners despite the objections of local gun owners, Swiss media reported, citing official results