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Trump's nominee for Navy secretary withdraws

President Donald Trump's nominee for Navy secretary, Philip Bilden, has withdrawn his name from consideration. CNN's Dana Bash reports.

Officials to stop Oroville Dam outflow to clear debris

California water authorities will cut the outflow from a dam to allow workers to remove debris piled at the base of its main spillway

Police say more than 100 Jewish cemetery…

Police say more than 100 headstones have been vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, damage discovered less than a week after similar vandalism in Missouri

Boscov's chairman remembered as energetic…

Late department store chairman Albert Boscov is being remembered at a memorial service in Reading (REH'-ding), Pennsylvania, as an energetic businessman, a caring person and a tireless cheerleader for the city that he loved

Suspect in custody after driver plows into Mardi…

Police conducting a drunk driving investigation

Veterans group: Take care of vets before illegal…

Organization blasts politicians over priorities

Italy's Pisa plans to test appeal of towering…

The Italian city of Pisa has decided to add a towering Ferris wheel to its roster of tourist attractions

Mardi Gras crash suspect's alcohol level 3 times…

Police say the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit

Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 After Complications…

Bill Paxton, the actor known for starring in films such as "Twister" and "Apollo 13," died on Saturday due to complications from surgery, according to a family statement.

The satisfying sounds of the Nintendo Switch

This hybrid game console just clicks.

Oscars red carpet rolled out and ready

BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz takes a walk on the Oscars red carpet.

Ruth Negga Discusses 'Loving" and ACLU Support

Ruth Negga discussed her support for the ACLU and her role in 'Loving.'

Emerging Pattern? Trump Media Attacks Follow…

Looking back as far as the election, a pattern seems to emerge in which President Trump attacks the media after major news reports about Russia.

Instagram's New Feature Is Worth 10 Photos

Say goodbye to awkward grids on Instagram! Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Sessions' tough on crime talk could lead to…

The federal prison population is on the decline, but a new attorney general who talks tough on drugs and crime and in favor of private prisons could usher in a reversal of that trend

WWII Navy officer who helped rescue Kennedy dies at age 97

The WWII Navy officer who guided his warship into Japanese territory to rescue future President John F. Kennedy and his crew is dead at age 97

LSE says regulators likely to block Deutsche Boerse merger

The London Stock Exchange says its planned merger with the Deutsche Boerse is likely to be blocked after the European Commission raised anti-trust concerns

Woman spends night with dog in car in California creek

A woman who drove off a highway into a swollen Northern California creek was rescued after spending a chilly night in the backseat with her dog

Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' Takes Critics And The…

With a 100 percent Rotten Tomatoes score and a $30.5 million opening, it's safe to say Jordan Peele is having a spectacular directorial debut.

Indian man killed in possible hate crime

The FBI is investigating after Adam Purinton allegedly shot three people, killing one, in an Olathe, Kansas, bar. CNN's Michael Holmes has the details.

Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases…

Samsung's product showcase is notable for what's missing: a new flagship phone

Truck rams crowd during Mardi Gras parade

One man is in custody after an accident at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans. CNN's Fredricka Whitfield has more.

Improved technology saves maple syrup producers…

Improved technology could keep maple sugar farmers from working late into the night boiling sap into syrup

Midwest, Wyoming lawmakers target wolf…

Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list, which would allow farmers to kill the animals if they threaten livestock