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Many feared trapped in Kenya building collapse

Kenyans dug through chunks of concrete as they searched for survivors after a residential building collapsed in Nairobi, killing at least three people.

Ex-priest gets 20-40 years in prison for sexual assault

Victims confronted a former Roman Catholic priest in court Friday as he was sentenced to at least 20 years in prison for sexually abusing students at a Michigan high school in the 1980s

Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws

The Texas Supreme Court has blocked Houston from enforcing tougher clean-air laws over the hub of industrial pollution

Parents of boy who vanished in 1997 charged with murder

The parents of a Hawaii boy who has been missing for nearly 20 years have been charged with murder after authorities reopened the case and re-evaluated the evidence

The Obamas And Prince Harry Fake-Feud Over Invictus Games

The Obamas share fighting words with Prince Harry in anticipation of the 2016 Invictus Games for wounded veterans.

One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders International is planning the largest airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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All Belgians Will Get Iodine Pills In Case Of A Nuclear Emergency

The pills will be sent to pharmacies and, in the event of a nuclear meltdown, citizens will be ordered to pick up their share.

Iran state media: Moderate-reformist bloc wins more seats

Iranian state TV says that the moderate-reformist bloc has secured more than 20 more seats in parliamentary runoff elections, bringing the bloc closer to a majority in the next legislature

California man says brother is innocent of parents' deaths

The elder of two sons suspected of killing their parents tells a newspaper that his younger brother was not involved in the killings that have unnerved their tight-knit Muslim community

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

16 blamed for mistakes in deadly US attack on Afghan clinic

A U.S. general says a U.S. aerial gunship attack on a hospital in Afghanistan that killed 42 people occurred because of human errors and other failures

Pilot Might Have Spotted Signs Of Florida Teens Missing At Sea

A new report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a pilot reported seeing someone floating on debris.

APNewsBreak: Man shot by police had gunshot residue on hand

APNewsBreak: Wilmington police say a black man fatally shot by officers while sitting in his wheelchair was armed with a revolver and had evidence of gunshot residue on his hand

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job

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Indigenous dancers compete at North America's largest powwow

One of North America's most prominent powwows is underway in New Mexico

Ted Cruz, According To His Youngest Supporters

Ted Cruz's reach apparently extends to all ages.

President Obama On The Order To Kill Osama Bin Laden

Monday marks five years since President Obama gave the order to have Osama Bin Laden killed. CNN's Peter Bergen spoke with the President about the order.

Obama announces new steps to curb gun violence

The White House is announcing new steps to help reduce gun violence, chiefly by helping manufacturers understand what law enforcement agencies need from so-called smart guns

Congressman: John Boehner worst Speaker of the House

Rep. Raúl Labrador says John Boehner was "a terrible leader" in an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer.

4 young girls run away from Florida foster home

Law enforcement authorities in Florida are searching for four young girls _ including 3 sisters _ who ran away from a Tampa area foster home

The Latest: 4 young girls run away from Florida foster home

Law enforcement authorities in Florida are searching for four young girls _ including 3 sisters _ who ran away from a Tampa area foster home

8 children, 2 tied up in backyard, rescued from Texas home

Authorities say they've rescued eight unsupervised children from a San Antonio home where a 2-year-old boy was chained to the ground in the backyard and a 3-year-old girl was tied to a door with a dog leash

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Will Ferrell Drops Comedy About Reagan's Alzheimer's After Outrage

The actor dropped plans to star in a comedy about Reagan and dementia following public backlash.

Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

Another North Korean Missile Test, Another Failure

North Korea attempted back-to-back missile tests on Thursday, but neither was successful. The dictatorship has had a string of failures lately.