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  Trump’s legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

The legal threat to President Donald Trump that seemed so dangerous upon Mueller's appointment in May 2017 has waned. The aftershocks from the Mueller report released Thursday will help shape the next two years of Trump's administration.

Woman accused of killing husband reportedly sets house on fire when police come to arrest her

  20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost

Undersheriff: Teen’s death likely preceded Colorado manhunt

  GRAPHIC: Florida deputies were videoed pepper-spraying and punching teen; Sheriff’s office investigating

  4 men were trapped in burning vehicles until officers, civilians showed up

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  7 hospitalized after police chase ends in crash with school bus

SNAP recipients could order groceries online from Walmart, Amazon

Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat up the East Coast

  Gowns and baseball gloves: Woman’s photos inspire girls to ‘do it all’

  Stay off the road: Drowsy driving more dangerous than previously reported, study finds

  Rob Gronkowski dents New England’s Super Bowl trophy

  Dingo grabs toddler, dad fights pack to save him

The father ran outside and fought off several dingoes to rescue his son.

  SC 5th grader died of natural causes, no criminal charges to be filed, investigators say

No criminal charges will be filed in the March death of a 10-year-old Colleton County girl who died after a fight in her classroom, the solicitor says.

Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decade

This flu season has been officially going for 21 weeks, according to reports collected through last week and released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  Welder builds Iron Throne replica from ‘Game of Thrones’ for his wedding

Michael Hayes wanted the “Game of Thrones” piece for his wedding. With assistance from his welding instructor, he made it happen.

  Bees living on Notre Dame roof survive fire

  Hurricane Michael upgraded to a Category 5 at time of landfall in Florida

  Democrats subpoena Mueller report amid calls for impeachment

Biden expected to launch presidential campaign next week

In old blog post, Facebook updates ‘millions’ of Instagram passwords compromised

  Utah charter school teacher fired after altercation with student, official says

Ancestry.com apologizes, pulls slavery-themed ad

Critics say the commercial romanticized slavery. The DNA company said it is committed to telling important stories from history.

Columbine focuses on healing as questions loom after manhunt

The days surrounding the April 20 anniversary of the attack are always emotional for school alumni, their families and the suburban community of Littleton surrounding Columbine. Some survivors describe the experience as an "April fog."

  Brands roll with stoner ‘holiday’ as pot legalization grows

Many other businesses inside and outside the multibillion-dollar cannabis industry are using April 20, or 4/20, to roll out marketing and social media messaging aimed at connecting with consumers driving the booming market.

UNC’s Hatchell resigns after findings from program review

Sylvia Hatchell coached the Tar Heels for more than 30 years. The school won a national championship in 1994 under her tenure. Hatchell is the ACC’s all-time winningest coach.

  Pilot dead after twin-engine plane crashes, bursts into flames at CA airport

As the six-seat plane climbed to 50 feet, going 80 miles per hour, the pilot inexplicably banked left, and the plane took a nosedive with a full tank of fuel.

Target recalling wooden toys due to choking hazard

No injuries have been reported.

Losartan recall expands for fourth time, targeting dozens more products

The recall has targeted losartan potassium tablets and losartan potassium/hydrochlorothiazide tablets. The pills have been flagged for containing an impurity known as NMBA.

How not to kill your pets this Easter

A lot of things associated with the holiday are potentially hazardous to our pets.

  ‘Swastika Acres’ neighborhood gets a new name

The area near Denver, CO, had once been home to a company with the word “swastika” in the name, but that name was chosen long before Germany’s Nazi Party adopted the symbol.

  Parents who starved and shackled children sentenced to life

The conditions inside David and Louise Turpin's home in suburban Los Angeles came to light only after one of their daughters fled and pleaded for help to a 911 operator.

  GRAPHIC: 6 suspects arrested in brutal beating of teenager in CA restaurant

Video of 16-year-old Paul Martin’s attack surfaced last Friday, sparking outrage in his community.

  ‘School’ misspelled at Florida crosswalk

This spelling mishap quickly went viral and left officials in Florida scrambling to correct their elementary mistake.

  Storms batter South, kill 2 in Mississippi, 1 in Alabama

Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama while leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.

  Cute bear cub makes friends with snowboarders - here’s why it’s a bad thing

If you do encounter a bear in the wild, experts say the best plan of action is to leave it alone.

  Man suffered racing heartbeat until his ambulance hit a pothole

The squad had a 20-minute drive to the emergency room, and at one point, the patient’s heart was beating at a rate of 200 beats per minute.

Machete-wielding Florida man attacks driver trying to merge in front of him, deputies say

As soon as the deputies approached, three of the men began yelling, “He’s got a knife! He’s got a machete,” while pointing at 38-year-old Michael Cittadino.

  Sewer project unearths bones on family farm that have stayed hidden for 12,000 years

One week ago, Joe Schepman and his family members, Sue and Tony Nehrt, got a call. The crew out working on a sewer line project on their family’s farm had found bones.

  Pregnant mom who was cited for toddler urinating in parking lot could go to trial after case isn’t dropped

The incident began when Brooke Johns’ son, Cohen, had to go to the restroom when she pulled over at a convenience store earlier this month.

  Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.

  Liquid blood, urine found inside 42,000-year-old foal scientist hope to clone

The foal was discovered in Siberia last summer. Researchers are now working to cultivate the animal’s cells.

Airline employee pleads guilty to working as agent for Chinese government

The Department of Justice alleges that Lin shipped packages for Chinese military officers.

  Woman has baby days after having a stroke

The day she was born was far from easy. It started when Vivian Santos told her husband she had a headache. Her husband called 911 after she passed out in bed.

  Two months after the funeral, family still waiting for mother to be buried

Dorthy Johnson couldn't be interred on the day of her funeral because of bad weather.

  Trump tried to choke Russia probe, oust Mueller, report says; president claims it shows no collusion or obstruction

Those efforts "were mostly unsuccessful, but that is largely because the persons who surrounded the President declined to carry out orders or accede to his requests," Mueller wrote.

  WATCH: 96-year-old dancing nana still has the moves

Shirley Goodman has been dancing since she was 8, but it took a video of her cutting the rug at a wedding last month for her to become an internet sensation.

  Doorbell camera captures woman crying for help on stranger’s front porch

Angelica Rodriguez and her husband did not open the door immediately, fearing a trap. There’s no word on if police are searching for the woman.

Fundraiser for black churches destroyed by arson surpasses $2 million

A GoFundMe campaign saw more than $750,000 in donations in a 24-hour span after it was widely shared on social media Tuesday.

  Short-circuit ‘likely caused’ Notre Dame fire

The official, who spoke anonymously about the ongoing investigation, said investigators still don't have the green light to work in the cathedral and search in the rubble for safety reasons.

Carl’s Jr. testing CBD burger in Colorado - at one store, for one day

The 'Rocky Mountain High: Cheeseburger Delight' will only be sold in Denver on April 20.

BMW adds nearly 185,000 vehicles to recall over fire risk

The recall expansion covers a dozen 3 Series, 5 Series and Z4 models from the 2006 model year.

Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years

The figure hit a low of 50% last year, according to a new Gallup poll.

  ‘I been killing his kind,’ says man during racist rant at AT&T

Joey Christian was arrested and charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct. Mo, the AT&T employee who the rant targeted, said he wasn't surprised.

Facebook uploaded 1.5 million users’ email lists without their knowledge

A Facebook spokesperson said the firm did not realize this was happening until April of this year.

  Man leaps into West Virginia river to save bear cub from drowning

When the Barkleys entered the forest, a park ranger warned them that a black bear cub, abandoned by its mother, had been seen somewhere in the vicinity.

  Doctors develop possible cure for ‘bubble boy’ disease using gene therapy

Eight children were treated with an experimental gene therapy to help restore their immune systems. About two years later, all are doing well, and doctors believe this could be a cure.

  Girl dies 13 years after father shook her as newborn; dad charged in her death

An autopsy determined the teenager died of complications from a seizure disorder she had lived with since her father shook his then-newborn daughter in 2005.

  Mueller report release spirals into political gamesmanship

After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller— but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general has his say.

  NKorea says it tested new weapon, wants Pompeo out of talks

Both the demand for Pompeo's removal from the talks and the weapon test point to Pyongyang's displeasure with the deadlocked negotiations.

  Missing diver who helped save Thai soccer team rescued from Tennessee cave

The British cave diver was trapped for more than 24 hours in the underwater cave after he went missing while exploring with a group of other experienced divers.

  Wisconsin man swings light bulb at officer, shatters it on arm, authorities say

Officers say the suspect was arrested for refusing to leave a bar, and when he was taken to the hospital for medical clearance, he allegedly attacked them with a light bulb.

  Suspect killed man in front of 2 babies in NC drug deal, authorities say

Authorities say two men involved in a drug deal had a physical altercation that ended in a fatal shooting, while a 1-year-old and a 2-week-old were in a car nearby.

  St Patrick’s suspect previously arrested at other cathedral

The arrest comes two days after a fire consumed the famed Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, destroying its roof and collapsing its spire.

Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on ‘Jeopardy!’

James Holzhauer won $131,127 during a show aired Wednesday night, breaking the record that viewers saw him set last week.

Some of Samsung’s new folding phones are already breaking

Journalists who received the phones to review before the public launch said the Galaxy Fold screen started flickering and turning black before completely fizzling out.

  Video shows utility worker narrowly escape death when downed wire bursts into flames

Police dashcam video shows a New Jersey utility worker survive a brush with death.

Norwegian police save Westeros, ‘arrest’ the Night King

Law enforcement said it had received reports of a man in the north involved in criminal activity.

  Post-traumatic stress therapy involving eye movement helps soldiers and civilians

There’s a new type of therapy to help with post-traumatic stress, as the suicide rate among veterans suffering from PTS continues to rise in the U.S.

  North Korea says it test-fired new tactical guided weapon

Kim Jong Un called it an “event of very weighty significance.”

Eating one slice of bacon a day linked to high colorectal cancer risk, study says

"Our results strongly suggest that people who eat red and processed meat four or more times a week have a higher risk of developing bowel cancer than those who eat red and processed meat less than twice a week," researchers say

Florida man attacks neighbors with frying pan, lamp pole, deputies say

Gerald Lee Thornton Jr. is charged with aggravated battery after attacking neighbors with a frying pan and a lamp pole, deputies said.

  Easter 2019: It’s an $18 billion holiday

Americans are expected to spend more than $18 billion for the holiday, on everything from candy and clothing to gifts, flowers and food.

  Young woman obsessed with Columbine takes own life; may have been planning attack

Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader said 18-year-old Sol Pais was discovered by the FBI with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

  Official: Notre Dame faced ‘chain-reaction collapse’ in fire

Notre Dame Cathedral would have burned to the ground in a “chain-reaction collapse” had firefighters not moved as rapidly as they did to battle the blaze racing through the beloved landmark building, a French government official said Wednesday.

Here’s an update from ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek, who has been busy since his diagnosis

Long-time “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek has stayed busy.

Prosecutors say they intend to release Robert Kraft day spa video

Kraft's legal team filed an emergency motion in response to block the release.

Baby T. rex fossil up for auction on eBay

Scientists and other critics are calling the listing a disgrace, arguing the fossil should remain in the public trust so it can continue to be studied

University student dies after falling off cliff in Ozark National Forest

Andrea Norton was a triple major at Briar Cliff University. She was 20 years old.

Couple rescued from crocodile swamp after writing ‘help’ in mud

Colen Nulgit and Shantelle Johnson were fishing when they got trapped in the swamp.