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Lyft driver allegedly pulls gun on customer

Chicago man suing former Lyft driver, ride share company after he claims she pulled firearm and threatened to 'blast' him while using a homophobic slur.

Man sentenced to death for murder of his…

Gabriel Fernandez's mother will be tried next in her son's torture and murder.

The Latest: No jail for fertility doctor who used…

A retired Indianapolis fertility doctor will get no jail time after pleading guilty to lying to investigators about inseminating patients with his own sperm

The Latest: Statistics key at phony stash-house…

Competing interpretations of statistics are proving key in a first-of-its-kind hearing in Chicago to determine if phony federal stash-house stings are racially biased

West Virginia bridge collapse prompted inspection…

Fifty years ago Friday, the Silver Bridge in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, collapsed, killing 46 people and prompting congressional hearings that led to mandatory bridge inspections.

4 children killed in bus-train collision in…

The French interior ministry says a regional train hit a school bus on a crossing in southern France, killing four children and critically injuring 11 other people on the bus

California will set more fires to try to stop wildfires

California's seemingly endless cycle of wildfires is helping drive plans to do more "controlled burns" that thin forests choked with dead trees and withered underbrush that if left unchecked can feed monster blazes that force entire communities to flee

Timelapse shows meteor shower light up sky

If you missed the annual Gemenid meteor shower, luckily cameras captured the celestial display over China.

The New York Times - Voices From Alabama: Black…

From The New York Times: Exit polling shows 98 percent of female African-American voters supported Doug Jones in the Senate election in Alabama. We spoke to some of them to learn what was so important to them in this election.By: By NILO TABRIZY and CHRIS CIRILLO. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2nZmdnh

Uber Charged This Passenger $15,000 for a…

Uber apologized to a Toronto man who was accidentally charged more than $14,000 for a 20-minute journey.

2017's Most Talked About Trends

Buzz60's Sam Berman knows the most talked about trends of 2017.

Trump's security paper offers stark vision of global rivalry

Trump's "America First" vision is a stark worldview that sees rivals battling each other for supremacy or relevance and has little use for alliances, treaties and other international agreements unless they directly benefit the United States

California sues over Corinthian student debt…

California's attorney general says it has sued the Trump administration because the U.S. Department of Education is refusing to process debt relief claims from tens of thousands of students who had federal loans to attend Corinthian Colleges

Trump relishes progress on rolling back federal…

President Donald Trump is relishing the rolling back of federal rules in his administration's first year even as critics say he has tried to dismantle important protections for the environment, consumers and others

2 St. Louis-area cops shot but saved by…

Police say a gunman shot two suburban St. Louis officers in the chest, but they were saved from serious injury by their bulletproof vests

The FCC Just Voted To Scrap Net Neutrality Rules

The commission voted 3-2 to scrap the Obama-era rules that aimed to keep the internet open and fair.

FCC votes along party lines to end 'net…

FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality' rules that equalized access to the internet

Cops under fire for handcuffing 11-year-old girl

Raw video: Distraught girl screams as police officers restrain her while searching aunt's house in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Cow that escaped nativity scene corralled by cops…

Raw video: Animal returned to church's living nativity scene after escaping twice in Philadelphia.

Decade since recession: Thriving cities leave…

Superstar cities and stagnation: How the Great Recession perpetuated US regional divides