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'Violent' Minnesota tornado packed 170 mph winds, NWS says

A tornado that ripped across farmland in western Minnesota on Wednesday, killing one person and injuring three others, was one of the most powerful this year, according to forecasters. The National Weather...

Democrats and Republicans criticize Trump for commuting Roger Stone's prison sentence

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., became the latest lawmaker to criticize President Trump for commuting the prison sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone on Friday. Schiff, whose...

Bitcoin scammers extracted $24 million in 2020 alone: report

What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin, a digital currency, was created in 2008. Shares of Bitcoin are sold on internet exchanges where users remain anonymous. As the value of the cryptocurrency continues...

Man bites seagull after it tried to steal his McDonald's food: report

Don’t mess with people’s food. A McDonald’s customer was arrested after he allegedly bit a seagull after it tried to steal his meal. The suspect reportedly attacked the bird in...

Pennsylvania boy, 13, accused of killing little brother during 'cops and robbers'

Pennsylvania state police arrested a 13-year-old boy after they said he became angry with his 9-year-old brother during a game of cops and robbers and fatally shot him with a gun...

Leave DACA alone, Trump told by business titans following SCOTUS ruling

A group of business leaders representing some of the largest companies in the country urged President Trump over the weekend to leave alone an Obama-era program that shields around...

Federal officer in Portland struck with hammer during protests, several arrested

A federal officer in Portland, Ore., was struck in the head and shoulder with a hammer during protests outside a courthouse Friday night that resulted in several arrests, authorities...

Public health expert says DeVos' push to force schools to reopen in fall 'seems...

Dr. Tom Inglesby, director of the Center for Health Security at Johns Hopkins University, warned Sunday that schools should not be forced into reopening in the fall in places where...

Colorado bear attack leaves woman with clawed back, animal euthanized

What to do when a bear attacks If you encounter a bear making aggressive moves, this is what to do to save your life according to the National Park Service. A...

Great white sharks are lurking off NYC-area beaches

Beware beachgoers: social-distancing violators might be the least of your problems. At least three great white sharks lurk in local waters, with another monster moving our way, and a possible...