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Searchers digging through mountains of debris left by deadly tornadoes in Kentucky

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said 74 people were confirmed killed and more than 100 are still unaccounted for. The victims who have been identified range in age from 2 months to 98 years.


64 are dead and 105 unaccounted for in Kentucky as states reel from tornadoes' wrath

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Tornadoes over the weekend destroyed entire communities in Kentucky while leaving thousands homeless. People were also killed in Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas and Tennessee.


Over 80 killed in tornadoes in central U.S.; Biden declares emergency in Kentucky

Saturday, December 11, 2021

A severe storm system caused scores of deaths and injuries and significant damage at a Kentucky candle factory, an Amazon facility in Illinois, a nursing home in Arkansas and many homes and buildings.


As Ghislaine Maxwell trial opens, prosecutors allege a 'pyramid scheme of abuse'

Monday, November 29, 2021

Prosecutors have sought to portray the once prominent socialite as the coordinator of a sex-trafficking ring that victimized teenage girls to the benefit of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.


Jury finds rally organizers liable for the violence that broke out in Charlottesville

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

The plaintiffs alleged that the organizers and participants of the 2017 Unite the Right rally conspired to commit violence and interfered with their right to be free from racially motivated violence.


ABC's Jonathan Karl details Trump's efforts to overturn the election in 'Betrayal'

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

The new book from ABC News' chief Washington correspondent focuses on how Trump worked to overturn the election — but Karl also has a message about the rally at the Capitol that became a riot.


The Milwaukee Bucks are the first NBA champions to visit the White House since 2016

Monday, November 08, 2021

Members of the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors, who won recent championships, had declined to visit President Donald Trump, while the Lakers' visit was canceled because of COVID protocols.


'All in the Family' is 50 years old. A new book looks at how it changed TV

Tuesday, November 02, 2021

All in the Family creator Norman Lear, along with writer Jim Colucci, talked with NPR about Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton and their roles on the groundbreaking TV show.


James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on 'Friends,' dies at 59

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Tyler was the most frequently recurring guest star over the 10-year run of Friends, playing the shy barista Gunther.


An Ancient Tablet, Stolen Then Acquired By Hobby Lobby, Will Be Returned To Iraq

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Known as the Gilgamesh Dream Tablet, it was looted from Iraq and made its way through several hands before Hobby Lobby purchased it for the Museum of the Bible in 2014.


A 10-Foot Wide House In Boston Sells For $1.25 Million

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

It's been called the "Skinny House" or the "Spite House." The legend is that two brothers shared land but one built on more than his share, so the other built a skinny house to block access and views.


Students Are Damaging School Bathrooms For Attention On TikTok

Friday, September 17, 2021

Soap dispensers and mirrors ripped from walls; damaged sinks, partitions and ceiling panels; clogged toilets: Students record themselves vandalizing their schools for social media notoriety.


Afghans Trying To Get To The U.S. Face A Daunting Visa-Approval Process

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

An immigration lawyer in Virginia says she has clients also waiting to leave Afghanistan, but the cumbersome process — paired with a lack of U.S. assistance in the country — is a big challenge.


Father Of Marine Killed In Kabul Reflects On His Son's Life And Saying 'I Love You'

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jared Schmitz was among the 13 U.S. service members killed in a bombing in Kabul last week. His father, Mark, has a message for fellow Americans.


Hurricane Ida Has Pushed Into The Gulf Of Mexico. Warnings Are Up For Louisiana

Friday, August 27, 2021

The rapidly expanding storm struck Western Cuba and is expected to hit Louisiana on Sunday as a major hurricane.


NASA Wants To Return To The Moon By 2024, But The Spacesuits Won't Be Ready

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Delays in multiple parts of the program — including holdups in developing new spacesuits — put the 2024 goal out of reach, NASA's inspector general says.


An Afghan Interpreter Who Helped The U.S. Military Is Now A Target For The Taliban

Monday, August 16, 2021

The Afghan interpreter still suffers from injuries he got during the nine years he worked with the U.S. His children are terrified: "The bad guy is going to come and is going to kill you, then us."


The State Of Arkansas Has Only 8 Empty ICU Beds, As COVID-19 Cases Resurge

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Among the states hardest-hit by a new wave of coronavirus cases linked to the highly contagious delta variant, Arkansas has "startling numbers" of new COVID-19 cases, Gov. Asa Hutchison says.


U.S. Expands Sanctions On Allies Of Belarus' Authoritarian Leader

Monday, August 09, 2021

The U.S., which accuses President Alexander Lukashenko of corruption and repression, imposes new sanctions on his financial backers on the one-year anniversary of an election widely considered rigged.


The Pentagon Has Moved Toward Making Vaccines Mandatory For Service Members

Monday, August 09, 2021

"To defend this Nation, we need a healthy and ready force," Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said in a memo to employees. Already, about 62% of active-duty service members are fully vaccinated.