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What the Mueller Report Has to Say on Obstruction

Robert Mueller looked into 10 different instances of possible obstruction-of-justice issues in regard to President Trump, but in the end did not reach a conclusion about whether he was guilty on that front. Why not? Thursday's release of the report allows everyone to read the Mueller team's own words on...

Colorado schools reopen as FBI examines teen…

Authorities want to ensure that a Florida teenager who was obsessed with the Columbine school shooting was acting alone as dozens of Denver-area schools plan to reopen following a region-wide hunt for the young woman

'End of My Presidency': Trump's 2017 Mueller…

As the sifting into the Mueller report begins, one snippet is gaining early attention. It goes back to the day then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions informed President Trump that Robert Mueller had been appointed on May 17, 2017, reports the Daily Beast . Trump's reaction, as quoted in the Mueller report: "Oh...

Below London, a Blue Whale-Sized 'Concreteberg'

A lesson from London: Don't pour concrete down the drain. Otherwise, you might be left with a "concreteberg" like the one currently blocking three central sewers in the Islington borough of the UK capital. It turns out the 115-ton, 330-foot-long mass discovered during a routine check earlier this month is...

Indiana sewer project unearths trove of mastodon…

Workers installing sewer lines across a southern Indiana farm unearthed the fossilized bones of a mastodon that likely stood about nine feet (2.7 meters) tall

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Teenage translators

Three quarters of a million people in the UK speak little or no English. In some cases, parents are relying on their kids to help them learn.

Buried Treasure! Amateur Metal Detectorists Find…

A group of amateur metal detectorists may be able to shake the “amateur” part of that title, after uncovering 557 gold and silver coins dating back to the 14th century.

The Latest: Barr to send less redacted version to…

Attorney General William Barr says a version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report with fewer redactions will be made available to a small group of lawmakers

Sol Pais Raised Many 'Red Flags'

As chief of security for Colorado's Jefferson County School District, John McDonald hears of plenty of threats, especially around the anniversary of the April 20, 1999 Columbine massacre. But "this was the real deal," he says of Tuesday's warning about Sol Pais, the 18-year-old South Florida student who traveled to...

You Can Read Mueller Report for Yourself Now

It's out. The Mueller report has been released to Congress by the attorney general and is now available to the public. See it here . The report is more than 440 pages long and redacted in parts. Now comes a long day of reading and assessments in the world of journalism....

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North Korea Doesn't Want Mike Pompeo Involved In…

A senior official in North Korea's Foreign Ministry said he worries that if Pompeo is in future discussions, "the table will be lousy once again."

IPO mania: Zoom, Pinterest surge in market debuts

Zoom, Pinterest soar beyond IPO prices in market debut

Senior slugger: 65-year-old woman hits burglar…

65-year-old Florida woman grabs softball bat and smacks half-naked, suspected burglar on the head, causing him to flee

Strong storms rumble across Texas, Oklahoma…

Severe thunderstorms rumbled across North Texas, the Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma and southeastern Kansas, producing tornadoes and unleashing widespread hail

More charges for man accused of claiming to be…

An Ohio man accused of claiming to be a missing child from Illinois is facing new charges

Police official: Short-circuit likely caused…

Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday as France paid a daylong tribute to the firefighters who saved the world-renowned landmark

North Carolina Gov. Cooper vetoes 'born-alive' legislation

North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper has vetoed a measure written by Republicans and backed by social conservatives that addresses a doctor's responsibilities if an abortion results in an infant born alive

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'My hair is how the world sees me'

Several black actors and models say their industries need more stylists capable of caring for their hair.