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Latest: Witness: Plane nose-dived into California…

A witness says a small plane's wings were nearly perpendicular to the ground moments before it went into a nosedive and crashed into two Southern California homes

The Latest: Mardi Gras: Costumes, costumes and…

Costumes and creativity were on display as hundreds of people gathered in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans for the St. Anne's parade

Terrifying moments as small plane crashes in…

Three dead, two others injured, officials investigating cause of the crash

Jon Stewart tells media to stop whining

Jon Stewart joins Stephen Colbert to talk about Donald Trump's relationship with the media and give the media some advice.

At Least 3 Dead In Southern California Plane Crash

The aircraft had just taken off from Riverside Municipal Airport when it went down Monday afternoon. The cause of the crash is still unclear.

Man dies after being hit by Georgia deputy's stun gun

Authorities say a man died after being shot by a deputy's stun gun in central Georgia last week

911 dispatcher has disciplinary hearing in Tamir…

Cleveland's police chief has held a disciplinary hearing for the 911 dispatcher who took a call that led to an officer fatally shooting 12-year-old Tamir Rice, a black boy who was playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center in 2014

Kellyanne Conway kneels on Oval Office couch…

Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway kneeling on an Oval Office couch with her shoes on have sparked an online debate about decorum in the executive mansion

Is hatred on the rise in the US?

More vandalism at Jewish cemeteries; Charles Krauthammer weighs in on 'The O'Reilly Factor'

3 dead after small plane crashes into CA homes

Three people were killed and two injured when a small plane crashed into a residential neighborhood in Riverside, California, said the city's Fire Chief Michael Moore.

Justice Department Flips Stance In 6-Year Voter…

The department will no longer argue there was intent to discriminate behind a 2011 Texas voter ID law.

2 with ties to Pulse massacre are guests at Trump's address

Two people with ties to the Pulse nightclub massacre in Florida are attending President Donald Trump's speech before Congress

Vandalism to Jewish cemetery spurs major…

Scores of volunteers are expected to help in an organized effort to clean up and restore a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia where vandals damaged hundreds of headstones

Judge to hear arguments on Dakota Access oil…

A federal judge will hear arguments Tuesday on whether to stop construction on the final section of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline

Worldwide UFO sightings hit all-time high

According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center, UFO sightings around the world have reached an all-time high. Statistics show individuals in the US are more likely to witness a UFO

Muhammad Ali's son, ex-wife detained at airport

Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother, Khalilah Camacho-Ali, were detained at an airport, Ali says, after they asked him what his religion was.

Jewish Community Centers Receive Another Wave Of…

Several Jewish schools also received phoned-in threats Monday.

Teenager who was visiting girl mistaken for burglar, killed

Authorities say a Georgia man fatally shot a suspected intruder without realizing that his 14-year-old daughter had let the teenager into the home

Prison for 2 who threatened violence at black…

A Georgia judge has sentenced two people to lengthy prison terms for their role in the disruption of an 8-year-old black child's birthday party with Confederate flags, racial slurs and armed threats

Fresno to Vegas charter bus crashes, killing 1…

A charter bus was traveling through the Southern California high desert from Fresno to Las Vegas when it crossed into oncoming traffic and ran into two cars, leaving one woman dead and injuring 26 people

Jewish centers across several states evacuated

New round of anti-Semitic threats received

Kansas shooting suspect appears in court

The FBI is investigating after Adam Purinton allegedly shot three people, killing one, in an Olathe, Kansas, bar. CNN's Ryan Young has the details.

George W. Bush Praises The Media As…

During an interview on the "Today" show, Bush said he supports the media because it holds the government accountable.

Officials: Remains found in Fayette County are missing man's

Authorities say human remains discovered along a highway in Tennessee were those of a man reported missing in August after a woman answered a Craigslist ad to be his caregiver

Utah bill loosens who sees booze poured but keeps…

In heavily Mormon Utah, a lawmaker wants to allow restaurants to stop using walls or backrooms that block customers from seeing alcoholic drinks being made

Jewish centers cope with bomb threats; graves…

Jewish centers and schools across the nation are coping with another wave of bomb threats as officials in Philadelphia begin raising money to repair and restore hundreds of vandalized headstones at a Jewish cemetery

Storm chasers pay homage to late ‘Twister’ star…

Members of the weather community celebrated the late Bill Paxton for his starring role in ‘Twister,’ by spelling out his initials on radar by using GPS coordinates. Paxton died from complications from surgery. He was 61

French Historian Says He Was Detained By US…

The incident had to do with Henry Rousso's legal right to get paid to lecture without a valid work visa.