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Heroine of gay marriage movement feels pride in progress

Heroine of gay marriage movement feels pride in progressLandmark ruling in Edie Windsor's case forced the government to recognize the unions.
  • Nation Now
  • 41 minutes ago
Local

Police investigating shooting in Tampa

Police investigating shooting in TampaPolice are currently on scene of a shooting in the area of 37th Street and Clifton.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 38 minutes ago
Florida

Florida to increase minimum wage Thursday

Florida to increase minimum wage ThursdayOn New Year's Day, Florida's minimum wage will increase by 12 cents to $8.05 per hour, benefiting an estimated 364,000 low-wage workers in the state.
  • Florida
  • 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
Local

Fellow officers, family share memories of fallen officer

Fellow officers, family share memories of fallen officerIt was a time for the family of Tarpon Springs Police Officer Charlie Kondek's family to say goodbye and a chance for the community to get a glimpse into the life of the man behind the badge.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
News

Kitten rides horses in Colorado barn

Kitten rides horses in Colorado barnThere once was a tiny kitten named Teton. Brave and without an ounce of fear, he would take on animals more than thrice his size and snuggle with them when night neared.
  • News
  • 1 hour, 4 minutes ago
Tech

App to help you keep your New Year's Resolution

App to help you keep your New Year's ResolutionThat new years resolution that sometimes seems nearly impossible, is right around the corner - have you made yours yet?
  • Tech
  • 8 hours, 3 minutes ago
News

Finally wanted: Police to chase thousands of fugitives

Finally wanted: Police to chase thousands of fugitivesFive years after he ran from charges that he assaulted a sleeping college student on an overnight flight from Los Angeles, Yamin Ren is finally a wanted man.
  • News
  • 3 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

10 who had their 15 minutes in 2014

10 who had their 15 minutes in 2014You will probably remember these folks.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
News

States with the lowest life expectancies

States with the lowest life expectanciesThe United States has a health problem. Across the country, life expectancies routinely fail to meet the standards set by other developed nations. Differences in life expectancy between the United States and other developed nations, such as Switzerland and Japan, are...
  • News
  • 3 hours, 42 minutes ago
Tech

How to protect your new gadget

How to protect your new gadgetA tipped coffee cup, a loose lid on your water bottle, or a tumble onto a snowy sidewalk — that may be all it takes to turn your precious just-unwrapped gadget gift into a paper weight.
  • Tech
  • 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
Weird News

Man arrested for downloading child porn at Starbucks

Man arrested for downloading child porn at StarbucksDetectives on Saturday arrested a registered sex offender while he was allegedly downloading child pornography at a Hillsboro Starbucks, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said.
  • Weird News
  • 3 hours, 52 minutes ago
News

TurboRoo inspires his owners to give wheels to an idea

TurboRoo inspires his owners to give wheels to an ideaTurboRoo has two legs, two wheels and more than 66,000 Instagram followers.
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  • 42 minutes ago
News

Belize's 'blue hole' may hold secret to Mayan demise

Belize's 'blue hole' may hold secret to Mayan demiseEverything from overhunting and a peasant uprising to deforestation and an alien invasion has been proposed to explain why the Mayan civilization collapsed, Smithsoniannotes.
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  • 1 hour, 1 minute ago
Nation Now

U.S. formally ends the war in Afghanistan

U.S. formally ends the war in AfghanistanCeremony in Kabul marks official transition to supporting force; 2,224 American soldiers killed out of a total of some 3,500 foreign troop deaths
  • Nation Now
  • 20 hours ago
News

WATCH: Semi driver avoids wreck after being cut off

WATCH: Semi driver avoids wreck after being cut offThis semi driver showed off his skills by narrowly missing another semi that just cut him off. Talk about a close call!
  • News
  • 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
Nation Now

Giuliani calls on de Blasio to apologize to cops

Giuliani calls on de Blasio to apologize to copsAlthough not blaming him for NYPD deaths, ex-NYC mayor says current mayor owes apology for "impression" that he sided with protesters
  • Nation Now
  • 17 hours, 37 minutes ago
News

School bans 'I Can't Breathe' T-shirts at tournament

School bans 'I Can't Breathe' T-shirts at tournamentA high school basketball tournament on the Northern California coast has become the latest flashpoint in the ongoing protests over police killings of unarmed black men after a school was disinvited because of concerns its players would wear T-shirts printed with the...
  • News
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nation

Arizona officer shot in face dies; suspect also dead

Arizona officer shot in face dies; suspect also deadSuspect shot officer in the face, then shot himself dead.
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 43 minutes ago
NFL

Drew Brees rallies Saints past Buccaneers 23-20

Drew Brees rallies Saints past Buccaneers 23-20New Orleans quarterback shrugs off picks to craft fourth-quarter comeback.
  • NFL
  • 15 hours, 29 minutes ago
Nation Now

Watch this: Baby eagle hatches on Christmas Day

Watch this: Baby eagle hatches on Christmas DayThe American Eagle Foundation set up a camera over a bald eagle nest in Florida
  • Nation Now
  • 21 hours, 26 minutes ago
Money

The danger of maxing out your credit cards

The danger of maxing out your credit cardsDoing some research for a larger story about the "damage points" associated with having a credit-related boo-boo, I stumbled on this important factoid: A consumer with excellent credit who maxes out a credit card will see a credit score drop of 25 to 45...
  • Money
  • 3 hours, 46 minutes ago
Entertainment

5 outrageous corporate holiday parties

5 outrageous corporate holiday partiesIt's the holidays, and we all know what that means: It's time to get weird. And there's no better place to get weird than with your coworkers and managers at the annual company holiday party (right?).
  • Entertainment
  • 3 hours, 50 minutes ago
Nation

Most uplifting stories of the year

Most uplifting stories of the yearAn end-of-the-year assortment of the stories that inspired us in 2014.
  • Nation
  • 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
Nation Now

PlayStation is back online

PlayStation is back onlinePlayStation Network back up after a cyberattack
  • Nation Now
  • 17 hours, 16 minutes ago
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