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Bob Dole: Newt Gingrich should be Trump's VP pick

Former Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole says Donald Trump should select Newt Gingrich as his running mate.

The Latest: 11-year-old swept away in Kansas creek

Officials in Wichita say they'll resume the search for an 11-year-old boy who fell into a rain-swollen creek and was swept away

Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over search

The family of a hiker who died after getting lost on the Appalachian Trail in Maine isn't going to second-guess searchers

Search for missing teen focuses on Northern California coast

The frantic search for teenage girl who was last seen being dragged, bleeding and screaming, by an armed acquaintance has shifted to a remote area in Northern California about 65 miles from where she was abducted

Is Microsoft Making A VR-Ready Xbox One?

Several stories this week built a strong case that Microsoft is working on an upgraded Xbox One with virtual reality capability.

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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World Hunger Day Highlights Impoverishment Around The Globe

More than 795 million people around the world don't have enough food.

11 hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's party

A Paris city councilor says at least half a dozen children have been hit by lightning in a Paris park after a sudden storm overtook their birthday party

3 arraigned on charges related to Detroit girl's shooting

Three men have been arraigned on charges connected to the shooting of a 2-year-old Detroit girl, who suffered significant head injuries

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.

In business and politics, Trump stokes internal rivalries

Donald Trump's penchant for encouraging rivalries and pitting even those closest to him against each other is roiling his Republican presidential campaign

Shooting Suspect In Custody After Hourslong Standoff In Florida

A suspect in Orange County, Florida, is in custody after a standoff with authorities. Deputies say the man shot two people, killing one of them.

Small child falls into gorilla enclosure at zoo

Police say a young child fell into the gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo and has been taken to a hospital

New York City's storied Four Seasons restaurant relocating

A restaurant considered by many to be New York City's original power lunch restaurant has found a new location

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1 dead, another wounded in Florida shooting spree

A Florida man is accused of killing his girlfriend, shooting his boss and then firing at deputies before being captured following a seven-hour standoff

Trump Wants A Sports Stadium For His Nomination Acceptance Speech

Donald Trump is channeling Hollywood for his GOP nomination acceptance speech.

Bob Dole: Hillary Clinton has 'a lot of baggage'

Former Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole says Hillary Clinton

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground for Silicon Valley tycoons as well

See rocket launcher intercept missile from moving ship

Israel successfully tested a maritime missile interception system to shoot down short-range missiles, dubbing it the "Iron Dome of the Sea."

Probe underway into fatal river crash of vintage WWII plane

Officials are expected to begin the task of raising the wreckage of a vintage World War II plane that crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, killing the pilot

The Latest: Pilot who crashed WWII plane was 'extraordinary'

A veteran air show performer who died when a World War II plane crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey is being hailed as an 'extraordinary pilot.'

Texas braces for possibly more rain after flooding kills 1

Officials in Texas are bracing for the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend after flooding there killed one person and left three others missing

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Grab Your Passport! A Wine Theme Park Is Opening In France

La Cité du Vin opens June 1 in Bordeaux, France.

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).

These Chinese Students Have To Climb Down A Cliff To Get To School

Children who attend this boarding school have to use rickety ladders to climb down more than 2,500 feet of incredibly steep terrain.