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  Maryland teacher charged after fight with student

Cellphone video captured a fight Friday morning between a teacher and student at a Maryland high school.

  ‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to No. 1; ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzles

Man stabs wife before setting house on fire, police say

Two Arkansas chemistry professors accused of making meth

  Transgender woman says she was forced to remove makeup for her driver’s license photo

  ‘Homeless Jesus’ statue in Nevada designed to raise awareness, build compassion

UK media: Prince Andrew’s sex claims rebuttal a PR disaster

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Leaked Russian interference report raises UK vote questions

Black Eyed Peas star accuses Qantas attendant of racism

  Fans say goodbye to Bei Bei the panda, leaving the National Zoo in D.C. for China

White House urgently ramps up push for drug cost legislation

Democrat Edwards wins re-election in conservative Louisiana

Singer Ariana Grande is ‘very sick,’ may cancel show

Five Below to raise prices above $5 on some items

Five Below, a popular store that sells products for five bucks or less, is undergoing a colossal change. It will start selling things above $5 for the first time in 17 years.

  Scientists developing ‘smart toilet’ to collect health data

The toilets of the future might be able to analyze urine samples and explain health behavior.

  Last-minute audible: Kaepernick workout moves to high school

Colin Kaepernick threw passes for about 40 minutes on a high school field, then signed autographs for hundreds of fans who gathered in an end zone to watch his NFL workout that was suddenly moved Saturday, the latest strange twist in the saga of the exiled quarterback.

Democrats hold on to Louisiana governor’s seat

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has stunned Republicans again, narrowly winning a second term Saturday as the Deep South’s only Democratic governor and handing Donald Trump another gubernatorial loss this year.

  Alleged gunman, victim among 6 charged after NJ football game shooting

Prince Andrew denies claims of Epstein accuser in interview

  Parents, 3 sons die in apparent murder-suicide in San Diego

White House: Trump undergoes exam at Walter Reed

  Transcripts highlight Sondland’s role in pressuring Ukraine

  Man confessed to driving Pa. woman across the U.S. to Las Vegas and killing her, police say

Troopers arrest girl, 14, on DUI charge after high-speed chase

Troopers say she crashed an SUV at the end of that chase on Friday morning.

  Photographers put on photo shoot for 3rd grader who was denied school picture

The 8-year-old was denied a school picture because of the red braid extensions in her hair.

Flu gets an early start this year, but it’s not too late for a flu shot

They say 30 states are already recording flu activity.

  Seven Popeyes employees were fired after brawl inside restaurant

Police responded, but no arrests were made.

CBP says $400K worth of liquid cocaine was hidden inside shampoo bottles

These shampoo bottles may look innocent enough, but 35 lbs of liquid cocaine valued at more than $400,000 was hidden inside them.

  Live grenade found behind 99-cent store in Calif., nearby businesses evacuate

No one was hurt, but it certainly was the talk of a California community.

Vatican youth seminary scandal grows with new abuse claims

A scandal over alleged sexual molestation and abuse at the Vatican’s youth seminary is growing, with more former papal altar boys alleging inappropriate behavior by priests inside the Vatican walls.

Anti-robocall bill likely as House, Senate reach compromise

It’s looking like an anti-robocall bill will get sent to President Donald Trump this year, helping tackle an infuriating problem in the U.S.

AP sources: Epstein jail guards had been offered plea deal

Federal prosecutors offered a plea deal to two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein on the night of his death, but the officers have declined the offer, people familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.

  Conflicting White House accounts of 1st Trump-Zelenskiy call

The focus of the Democratic-led House impeachment inquiry has been on another call between Trump and Zelenskiy that was made on July 25.

  Pa. teacher suspended for allegedly talking about wanting to shoot students

A Pennsylvania school district suspended a middle school teacher after he allegedly discussed how he wished he could shoot students for disrupting class.

Hulu announces $10 price hike for ‘Live TV’ plans

It's the second price increase in a year for the service, after a $5 bump in January.

Trump intervenes in military justice cases, grants pardons

President Donald Trump has pardoned a former U.S. Army commando set to stand trial next year in the killing of a suspected Afghan bomb-maker and a former Army lieutenant convicted of murder for ordering his men to fire upon three Afghans, killing two.

  Ousted Ukraine ambassador felt threat; Trump assails her anew

The former ambassador was testifying on the second day of public impeachment hearings, just the fourth time in American history that the House of Representatives has launched such proceedings.

Texas appeals court blocks inmate Rodney Reed’s execution

The stay of execution issued Friday afternoon by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals comes just hours after the state’s parole board unanimously recommended a 120-day reprieve for Reed.

  California school shooter dies with motive a mystery

A 16-year-old boy who shot five fellow students — killing two — before turning the gun on himself at a Southern California high school has died.

Trump asks justices for temporary block of House subpoena

President Donald Trump wants the Supreme Court to keep House Democrats from getting his financial records at least until the justices resolve a broader fight over efforts to subpoena a sitting president’s records.

  Historic flooding highlights Venice’s vulnerability; mayor closes St. Mark’s Square

Damage to Venice from the second-worst flood ever recorded was put at hundreds of millions of dollars.

  Office full of pediatric therapists get pregnant at the same time

More are on the way.

NTSB: Coast Guard ignored duck boat safety proposals made 20 years ago

The NTSB says it has repeatedly urged the Coast Guard to require the vehicles to be better able to remain afloat when flooded.

  Sheriff: Man makes large bank withdrawal, gets robbed by his teller in home invasion

A bank teller is accused of invading the home of a customer who made a large withdrawal.

  Roger Stone guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress

Stone was convicted of all seven counts in a federal indictment that accused him of lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing the House investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia to tip the 2016 election.

Browns’ Garrett suspended for rest of season by NFL for swinging helmet at QB

Garrett ripped off Rudolph’s helmet and clobbered him on top of the head, triggering a brawl between the rival teams.

FDA: Dollar Tree selling ‘potentially unsafe drugs’

According to the agency, between 2016 and this year, Dollar Tree was notified of warning letters sent to manufacturers the company has relationships with.

Twitter details political ad ban, admits it’s imperfect

Twitter says its new ban on political ads will cover appeals for votes, solicitations for campaign contributions and any political content.

One of the best meteor showers of the year peaks this weekend

The annual Leonid meteor shower peaks Sunday. That means 10 to 15 bright meteors an hour.

  Boy, 13, raped and left naked in park, family says. Police haven’t identified a suspect.

The family of the 13-year-old victim is surprised the boy survived at all.

  You should see Neptune’s moon dance

Two of Neptune’s moons avoid each other through perfectly timed orbits.

Taylor Swift banned from early music for AMAs performance, Netflix documentary

The men who own the music are calling the television performance an illegal re-recording.

  Family says hoverboard exploded, burning down their home

They say it happened in a matter of seconds and they're only alive thanks to the oldest son's quick-thinking.

  L.A. suburb mourns student victims after school shooting

The shooting at Saugus High School in a Los Angeles suburb took just 16 seconds and left the attacker hospitalized in critical condition with a head wound, authorities said.

  Police find ‘false wall,’ 26 kids in basement of Colorado daycare owner’s house

The daycare facility’s licensing status is being suspended, and detectives plan to pursue "appropriate" charges.

  Stranger brings 6-year-old home after school bus driver kicks her off bus

There is no word on whether the bus driver will be disciplined for the incident.

  5 suspects arrested in Halloween Airbnb party shooting

Four of the five suspects were being held without bail on charges of murder and conspiracy. The fifth was arrested as an accessory and was being held in lieu of $500,000 bail.

  ‘Put him on a diet’: Mom receives nasty note from 5-year-old son’s daycare

The daycare director apologized for the incident, and after an investigation, the employee who admitted to writing the message was fired.

  Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.

  Ala. woman’s arrest made national headlines; now she’s suing Waffle House

Chikesia Clemons filed a lawsuit Wednesday that alleges Waffle House violated her civil rights and supported discrimination.

Feds: South Dakota neurosurgeon made millions on unneeded surgeries

Dr. Wilson Asfora enriched himself by using medical devices he invented during surgeries and receiving kickbacks from companies whose devices he used without disclosing the arrangements, the Department of Justice alleges in the lawsuit filed Wednesday.

Teen SC school shooter gets life for killing 1st grader

Judge Lawton McIntosh said he was worried Jesse Osborne showed little remorse after killing his father, then shooting at the playground at Townville Elementary School where a first grade class was celebrating a birthday party in September 2016. Osborne was sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Dave Grohl rocks it on Sesame Street for show’s 50th season

Big Bird, David Grohl and Elmo sing their way across America in “Here We Go Song.”

Trump wants Supreme Court to block subpoena for his taxes

President Donald Trump is asking the Supreme Court to block a subpoena for his tax returns, in a test of the president’s ability to defy investigations.

NFL says 11 teams have signed up for Kaepernick’s audition

The NFL said Thursday that 11 teams have committed to attending Colin Kaepernick’s workout in Atlanta this weekend and that more teams are expected to attend the former NFL quarterback’s audition.

  College students move into senior assisted living facility

A Minnesota senior living community, Senior Living at Watkins, welcomed six Winona State students to live in the manor for just $400 a month.

Washington is the latest to allow people to change their gender designation to ‘X’ on driver licenses

The state's licensing director said 'everyone deserves to have their lived experience of gender and identity reflected as accurately as possible on their identification documents.'

3 missing Montana children safe, 2 adults arrested

An Amber Alert was issued Thursday in Montana for three children reportedly taken by non-custodial parents with a history of drugs and violence. The children are now safe and the parents are in custody, authorities said.

Video captures dirt bikers taunting NYPD officer, investigators say

Police say a group of dirt bike and ATV riders were caught on camera disrespecting an officer at a gas station in the middle of the day.

10 Democrats qualify for next week’s presidential debate

The Democratic National Committee confirmed the lineup Thursday after reviewing polling and grassroots fundraising thresholds.

  Fatal Popeyes stabbing suspect arrested, police say

A tweet Thursday morning from Prince George’s County police confirmed the capture of 30-year-old Ricoh McClain.

Instagram users may have to kiss their likes goodbye

The social media giant announced it is expanding its months-long test to hide like counts to the rest of the world.

  Abandoned newborn found dead in freezing NY weather; mother questioned

Port Jervis, New York, police are investigating the death of a newborn found unclothed and abandoned on a rock in freezing temperatures on Tuesday.

  ‘Somebody help me’: Doorbell camera captures woman’s screams from passing car

Chilling footage was captured on a doorbell camera.

The Razr is back: Motorola flips for its futuristic foldable-screen phone

Motorola’s new Razr phone will be smaller than a regular smartphone until unfolded to its full 6.2 inch size.

  New Ford Mustang is an SUV

The Ford Mustang Mach-E makes its debut Sunday night. It's a fully electric crossover SUV.

  88-year-old woman sues after tripping over electric scooter left in no parking zone

The scooters were left in a no parking zone in front of a college for older adults, the lawsuit alleges.

  Ex-Gov. Deval Patrick announces 2020 presidential bid

Patrick made history as the first black governor of Massachusetts and has close ties to former President Barack Obama and his network of political advisers.

  Teen with Down syndrome bags first buck

Pierce Pennaz, a 19-year-old with Down syndrome, killed his first buck on the opening weekend of deer hunting season in Minnesota.

  Teacher accused of threatening to shoot students in Wash.

Pierce County, Wash. deputies said Hillend-Jones made threats about shooting students while off campus during a conversation with adults.

  Pelosi says Trump’s Ukraine actions amount to ‘bribery’

The president says the call was perfect. Pelosi said, “It’s perfectly wrong. It’s bribery.”