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    Passenger in latest viral airline video has a lawyer

    Passenger in latest viral airline video has a lawyer


    The woman who sobbed after an American Airlines flight attendant took her stroller now has a...

    The woman who sobbed after an American Airlines flight attendant took her stroller now has a lawyer
    WATCH:  'Perfect' viewing conditions for aurora over lake

    WATCH: 'Perfect' viewing conditions for aurora over lake


    Spectacular video shows the Aurora Australia, also known as the Southern Lights, over Lake Mapourika in New...

    Spectacular video shows the Aurora Australia, also known as the Southern Lights, over Lake Mapourika in New Zealand.
    Pence cites 'challenging times' for troops in American Samoa

    Pence cites 'challenging times' for troops in American Samoa


    US Vice President Mike Pence has thanked US service members based in American Samoa for their sacrifices for the country, addressing about 200 soldiers during a refueling stop in Pago Pago en route to the United States after a 10-day Asian...

    US Vice President Mike Pence has thanked US service members based in American Samoa for their sacrifices for the country, addressing about 200 soldiers during a refueling stop in Pago Pago en route to the United States after a 10-day Asian tour
    New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

    New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument


    A monument to a bloody white-supremacist uprising in New Orleans in 1874 has been removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof...

    A monument to a bloody white-supremacist uprising in New Orleans in 1874 has been removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof vests
    WATCH:  Truck colliding with car caught on dashcam

    WATCH: Truck colliding with car caught on dashcam


    Dashcam captures moment truck veers into the path of a car, creating massive collision. The driver of the car escaped with bruised...

    Dashcam captures moment truck veers into the path of a car, creating massive collision. The driver of the car escaped with bruised fingers.
    WATCH:  Panda selfie goes wrong in China

    WATCH: Panda selfie goes wrong in China


    A mischievous panda at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China bit the hair of someone who wanted to take a selfie with...

    A mischievous panda at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China bit the hair of someone who wanted to take a selfie with him.
    Russia investigations on the Hill: Where things stand

    Russia investigations on the Hill: Where things stand


    Multiple committee investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign will continue to push forward as Congress returns this week. Here's where things stand and what to watch for in the next few days: House Intelligence Committee Members of...

    Multiple committee investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign will continue to push forward as Congress returns this week. Here's where things stand and what to watch for in the next few days: House Intelligence Committee Members of the House Intelligence Committee are hoping to get back to work after chairman Devin Nunes withdrew himself from the panel's Russia investigation amid ethics complaints. The panel, whose Russia work is now headed by Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), announced Friday that it invited FBI Director James Comey and Admiral Mike Rogers to appear for a closed door hearing on May 2. The committee also invited former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former CIA Director John Brennan and former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates to testify in an open setting sometime after May 2. Nunes had previously cancelled an open hearing with those three former officials, a move his Democratic counterpart Adam Schiff (D-CA) quickly condemned as...
    WATCH:  Air Force mom surprises son at minor league ballgame

    WATCH: Air Force mom surprises son at minor league ballgame


    Air Force Staff Sgt. Georgina Walton, who was home from deployment, surprised her son Brody at the Charleston RiverDogs game April...

    Air Force Staff Sgt. Georgina Walton, who was home from deployment, surprised her son Brody at the Charleston RiverDogs game April 20.