Family sues Norwegian cruise line after daughter allegedly assaulted by crewmember

(MIAMI) -- A family from Iowa is suing Norwegian Cruise Line in a civil case after their 12-year-old daughter was allegedly sexually assaulted by one of the ship’s crewmembers in her cabin. A ju... Read More

Girl Scouts join fight over bridge named for segregationist

(SAVANNAH, Ga.) -- Lawmakers can expect face-to-face meetings with Girl Scouts from across Georgia next month at the state Capitol, where the young Scouts plan on treating legislators to a milk-and-cookies reception.

These girls bearing gi... Read More

People continue to seek reported hidden treasure in the Rocky Mountains, despite fatal attempts

(DENVER) -- Many people have gone in search of a treasure allegedly hidden by New Mexico author and antiques dealer Forrest Fenn, but for some, the chase after an elusive prize has come at a dangerous price.

Fenn, 87, claims he hid a treas... Read More

Family, homeless for years, gets new start with furnished home and $10K for school

(DETROIT) -- The last four weeks have been a whirlwind -- full of tears, joy and surprises -- for the Neely family in Detroit, Michigan, but Friday took the cake.

On Dec. 15, Dionna Neely, formerly homeless, and son Daerye Neely, 8, got th... Read More

20-year-old claims $451 million jackpot, hopes to 'do some good for humanity'

(TAMPA, Fla.) -- A $451 million mystery is over.

A 20-year-old "retired" background screening worker from Florida claimed the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions lottery history, lotto officials confirmed.

Shane Missler, of ... Read More

US stocks hit new records; Facebook slumps on News Feed changes

(NEW YORK) -- The major indexes finished the week with new records as bank stocks and retailers led the way in gains.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 228.46 (+0.89 percent), finishing the session at 25,803.19.

The Nasdaq... Read More

National parks free to all on Martin Luther King Day

(NEW YORK) -- On just four days in 2018, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. And one of those days is coming up.

Jan. 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

April 21: First day of ... Read More

What happens when an iPhone X is dropped?

(NEW YORK) -- The iPhone X is Apple’s most advanced smartphone and also the most expensive at $999 a pop.

Many tech bloggers have written articles and posted videos online saying they’re worried about damaging th... Read More

Facebook changing News Feed to increase 'meaningful interactions'

(NEW YORK) --  Facebook is changing its site so that users can have “more meaningful social interactions,” according to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

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Ford tells owners of 2006 Rangers to stop driving them due to potentially deadly airbag issue

(NEW YORK) -- Ford is urging its customers not to drive 3,000 of its 2006 model year Ranger vehicles in North America, saying the vehicles have airbag inflators that pose a higher risk of rupturing in the event of a collision.

In a stateme... Read More

Wall Street posts big gains, bouncing back from Wednesday's losses

(NEW YORK) -- After a down day on Wednesday, Wall Street rebounded in a big way Thursday, nearing record closes.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed nearly one percent, adding 205.6 to a close of 25,574.73.

The Nasdaq gaine... Read More