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Romney seeks Utah Republican Party nomination at…

Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat

Bono to George W.: Your mom eased AIDS stigma

While being honored by former President George W. Bush, U2 frontman and AIDS activist Bono said former first lady Barbara Bush helped diminish the stigma of AIDS and other diseases.

Bush Eulogy: First Lady of 'Greatest Generation'

Barbara Bush was remembered as the "first lady of the greatest generation" during a funeral Saturday attended by hundreds who filled the church with laughter as much as tears, with many recalling her quick wit and devotion to family. (April 21)

Florida teacher's calm conversation holds shooter's attention until cop arrives: 'I am no hero'

A teacher at Forest High School in Ocala, Fla., where one student was injured during a shooting Friday said she spoke to the suspected gunman in the hallway before he was arrested

Tears, laughter for Barbara Bush

They've Spent Months in Jail for Doing Their Jobs…

Reuters Journalists in Court over Key Rakhine Test Case

Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush…

Barbara Bush, the "first lady of the Greatest Generation," laid to rest after hundreds of dignitaries, friends and family attend funeral

AP Top Stories 21 P

Here's the latest for Saturday, April 21st: Hundreds attend Barbara Bush's private funeral; Queen Elizabeth celebrates her 92nd birthday; North Korea says it will end its nuclear missile testing.

Feds Admit to Hush-Hush Policy on US Border

Border agents are separating immigrants from their children—a plan once floated by the Trump administration—despite denials that the policy was underway, the New York Times reports. With Congress seeking official numbers on immigrant/child separation along the southwest border and officials refusing to provide it, the Times dug up...

'I Can't Do It, Wolf.' Veteran FBI Agent Breaks…

A veteran counterterrorism expert and former FBI agent broke down in tears during a live CNN segment on the deaths of 17 people at a school shooting in Parkland, Florida

Man killed in random knife attack at California…

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse

Jeb Bush recounts last time parents hospitalized

While giving the eulogy for his mother Barbara Bush, Jeb Bush recounts a moment his parents shared when they were hospitalized together.

New York City To Ban Most Cars From Central Park

The move is meant to keep parkgoers safe and cut down on pollution in the park.

School bus driver removed from route for leading young passengers in prayer

He says his right of religious freedom has been abridged.

Russia Is Already Trying to Undermine the 2018…

The nation’s top spies told Congress Tuesday that Russia has taken steps to influence the 2018 U.S. midterm elections and plans to harness an arsenal of propaganda, social media, false personas, other means of influence to try to meddle.

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films…

Actor Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from the "Austin Powers" films, has died at age 49

Trump tweets he doesn't see Cohen flipping

President Donald Trump has tweeted out in defense of his personal attorney Michael Cohen after the New York Times reported Cohen may cooperate with Robert Mueller's investigation.

CDC Expands E. Coli Warning To All Romaine Lettuce

The new warning includes all romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region.

US Grocery Stores Graded on Food Waste, and One Gets an 'F'

As the saying goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. It's apparently not an adage that America's grocery stores have taken to heart, at least according to a new report from the Center for Biological Diversity and the Ugly Fruit and Veg Campaign . They scored 10...

Facebook’s Switch to Local News Probably Won’t…

Your newsfeed will look a little different.

Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

A man accused of carrying a shotgun in a guitar case and opening fire at a Florida high school has been denied bond during his first court appearance