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The South African kayaker who conquers waves

Sbonelo Khwela started venturing into rough waters in a programme for disadvantaged youth, now he is a world-class kayaker.

Floods in Texas, Kansas leave at least 6 dead, 2 missing

Authorities in central Texas have found two more bodies along flooded streams, bringing the death toll from flooding in the state to six

Military veteran finds a mission nursing fellow vets at VA

Tom Alligood knows all about the bad press that suggests the nation isn't properly caring for its veterans

Fear of shark attack forces California beach shutdown

Fears of a shark forced the shutdown of miles of Southern California beach after a swimmer with large bite marks was pulled from the water, authorities said

Severe Floods Claim At Least 6 Lives In Texas

Devastating Texas floods have killed at least six people. More rain is expected next week.

Amazing Company Perk Has Employees Saying 'I Do'

One company is changing the way we think of employee benefits! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.

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Nepali Women Spotlight How The Mundane Becomes Taboo On Their Periods

Girls in Nepal took pictures of the social taboos they face while on their menstrual periods.

As peace talks stall, Syrian opposition negotiator resigns

The Syrian opposition's chief negotiator in the Geneva peace talks has resigned amid no signs of progress in the talks

Tropical Depression Bonnie brings heavy rain to Carolinas

Tropical Depression Bonnie is expected to bring more heavy rainfall to the Carolinas as it moves along the coastline, making for a wet Memorial Day holiday

World's Top Geneticists To Test for Yeti DNA

A TV show that's about to air will show the world's top geneticists as they attempt to use DNA evidence to determine if Yeti's are real. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

13-Year-Old Boy Suffers Shark Bite In Florida

On Sunday, a shark bit a 13-year-old boy on the right leg in Florida. The boy reportedly had severe lacerations, potentially down to the bone.

Tips sought as search for missing teen keeps coming up empty

Officials are hoping someone might provide information that helps lead them to a teenage girl abducted by an armed acquaintance after the latest widespread searches turned up nothing

London's Labour Party mayor to join Cameron against Brexit

The new Labour Party mayor of London plans to join forces with Prime Minister David Cameron in the campaign to prevent a British exit from the European Union

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Man swept away after helping to rescue woman off Texas coast

The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing after being swept away in the San Luis Pass between Freeport and Galveston, Texas

NASA Expands Inflatable Habitat In Space For First Time

The habitat will undergo leak checks for the next week.

Trump jabs Bill Kristol in tweet

Donald Trump took aim at Weekly Standard Editor William Kristol, who suggested on Twitter that news of an "impressive" independent conservative presidential candidate is forthcoming.

No likes for Utah apartment complex's Facebook requirement

Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving "likes" to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease

ISIS eyeing Libya oil

ISIS doesn't control any Libyan oil fields, but as CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports, they desperately want a part of the billion dollar industry.

Tropical Storm Bonnie soaks S. Carolina over holiday weekend

Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Bonnie soaked the coast of South Carolina ruining the start of Memorial Day weekend

3 people still missing after floods in Kansas and Texas

At least three people are missing after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas led to flooding that inundated rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead

Gunman among at least 2 dead in Houston shooting

A gunman and at least one other person are dead in a shooting in Houston

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Box Office Top 3: X-Men Win As Alice Faces Apocalyptic Ticket Sales

"X-Men: Apocalypse" and "Alice Through the Looking Glass" both cost more than $170 million to make, but both made far less in their domestic debuts.

Dark Matter May Be Made of Black Holes

Dark Matter and Energy are incredibly mysterious. We honestly have no idea what they are. A new paper from NASA is saying that there's evidence that Dark Matter is really made of Black Holes. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

Pope Francis Says Refugees 'Are Not Dangerous, But In Danger'

After a deadly week for refugees trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, Pope Francis told a group of children about the dangers refugees are facing.