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NBA player killed entering wrong apartment

New Orleans Pelicans player Bryce Dejean-Jones was shot to death early Saturday in Dallas, police say.

Boil-water alerts in Texas on the rise for many reasons

The Texas Gulf Coast city of Corpus Christi has had three boil-water advisories in less than a year

Storm safe rooms as a wedding gift? Sure, in Tornado Alley

Two survivors of the 2011 Joplin, Missouri, tornado are on the leading edge of an odd but growing trend in Tornado Alley: Engaged couples using bridal registries or word of mouth to request donations so they can purchase a storm safe room

New Maine midwifery rules reflect licensure drive around US

Maine's midwives face a new set of rules designed to make homebirth safer due to a bill that is reflective of changes to the profession around the country

Pakistan Can't Decide If It Wants To Ban Condom Ads On TV

Pakistan's media ministry recently banned contraceptive commercials on TV and radio during prime-time hours.

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.

UAE media say US businessman gets 15 years prison

A court in Dubai has sentenced American businessman Zack Shahin to 15 years in prison after convicting him on theft and fraud charges

Sailor turned novelist to celebrate book release abroad

A novelist who was twice rescued from storm-battered sailboats will be celebrating the release of his latest book from the Canary Islands

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.

Libertarians to pick nominee to challenge Trump, Democrat

The Libertarian Party will soon pick its presidential nominee from three candidates, including former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson

Kate Steinle's Family Sues Over 'Sanctuary City' Policies

Steinle's family argues the 32-year-old's death could've been prevented had city officials cooperated with immigration officials.

Gay couple attacked? In West Virginia, it's not a hate crime

West Virginia, like 19 other states, does not have a hate crime law that protects people targeted specifically because of their sexual orientation

Kuwait food firm Americana says deal off to sell big stake

Kuwait Food Company says a planned deal involving the sale of a majority stake in the company has been called off after the parties involved failed to reach an agreement

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Altered state: Border redraw leaves 16 in different Carolina

South Carolina and North Carolina have redrawn the border between the two states with GPS technology that allows them to confirm the boundary lines established more than 200 years down the centimeter

Cincinnati Zoo Kills Gorilla To Save Boy Who Fell Into Its Enclosure

The 17-year-old gorilla celebrated his birthday the day before he died.

Real Madrid win UEFA Champions League final

Real Madrid bested Atletico Madrid in Milan to win the Champions League final. CNN's Amanda Davies has more on this exciting match.

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

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.

3 people still missing after floods in Kansas and Texas

At least three people are missing after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas led to flooding that inundated rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead

Tropical Storm Bonnie soaks S. Carolina over holiday weekend

Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Bonnie soaked the coast of South Carolina ruining the start of Memorial Day weekend

The Latest: Search for Kansas boy to resume

The search for a missing boy who was swept away in a swollen creek in Kansas will resume Sunday

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Golden State Warriors Seize Control Of The Western Conference Finals

The Golden State Warriors are looking to become the 10th team in NBA history to comeback from a 3-1 series deficit.

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).

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

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