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APTOPIX Charlotte Police Fatal Shooting
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Charlotte Cops Release Video

Charlotte police released dramatic video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles to the ground. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands

Hillary Clinton

Inside the Trump and Clinton's Fight for Ohio

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both see Ohio as winnable, for very different reasons. But the two campaigns are also building back-up plans in case their strategies fail come Election Day

Snapchat Raising Money That Could Value Company At Up To $19 Billion

Snapchat Is Releasing Video-Sharing Sunglasses

Snapchat is expanding beyond its platform for short vanishing videos with the launch of video-sharing sunglasses this year. The sunglasses, called Spectacles, are the company's first hardware offering

APTOPIX Mall Shooting Burlington

Police Hunt Gunman Who Killed 5 at Washington Mall

Police searched for a gunman authorities said opened fire in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle, killing four females and one man, before fleeing toward an interstate on foot


Obama: Protest and Patriotism Can Coexist

President Barack Obama praised the coexistence of "protest and love of country" during the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, an occasion marked by reflections on the current racial tensions across the country

Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Princess Leonore of Sweden are seen at The Royal Palace for the Christening of Prince Oscar on May 27, 2016 in Stockholm.

Sweden’s Princess Madeleine Looks to Combat Child Abuse

Sweden's Princess Madeleine is shedding light on a difficult topic in the hopes of preventing the abuse and exploitation of children worldwide. "When you have your own kids, you understand and realize how vulnerable children are," she told People

United States President Barack Obama speaks at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum at the Plaza Hotel, September 21, 2016 in New York City. The forum is focused on trade and investment opportunities on the African continent for African heads of government and American business leaders. Credit: Drew Angerer / Pool via CNP - NO WIRE SERVICE - Photo by: Drew Angerer/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images

Obama Vetoes Bill to Let 9/11 Families Sue Saudi Arabia

President Obama has vetoed a bill that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia. The move sets Obama up for a possible first veto override by Congress. Both chambers passed the bill by voice vote

A screenshot from a video obtained by Sky News purports a young Syrian girl in the process of being removed from rubble after an airstrike in Aleppo on Sept. 23, 2016.

Dramatic Footage Shows Syrian Girl's Rescue

Dramatic footage of a young Syrian girl's rescue from the rubble following an airstrike has emerged, the latest in a string of videos highlighting the human toll of war on civilians in the rebel-held areas of Aleppo

In this image from video provided Sept. 20, 2016 by the Tulsa Police Department in Tulsa, Oklahoma shows the officer involved shooting of Terence Crutcher.

Terence Crutcher's Death Ruled a Homicide

The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office says the Terence Crutcher, who was killed by a Tulsa, Okla., officer died from "a penetrating gunshot wound of chest" and his death is considered a homicide. Officer Betty Shelby was charged with first-degree manslaughter


McDonald's Is Testing Breakfast Happy Meals

Adults rejoiced a year ago when McDonald's launched all-day breakfast. Now kids have their own reason to celebrate: the fast-food company is testing a breakfast Happy Meal in 73 locations around Tulsa, Okla. starting Monday