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More than 30 college students injured in bus accident

Monday, 11:49 AM

Speed was a factor in a bus accident in Virginia that sent 34 university students and a bus driver to the hospital on Sunday night, according to the Virginia State Police.

First officer goes on trial in Freddie Gray death

Monday, 11:44 AM

The first of six city police officers went on trial Monday in a closely watched case involving a 25-year-old black prisoner who died after being shackled and placed without a seat belt in a Baltimore City police van.

Opinion: Meet the kid who's suing Obama over climate change

Monday, 11:37 AM

Xiuhtezcatl Tonatiuh became a climate change activist at age 6 when he saw an environmental documentary. He asked his mom to find a way for him to speak at a rally.

Student arrested in threat that closed Chicago campus

Monday, 11:19 AM

The University of Chicago has shut down its campus after learning of an anonymous online threat of gun violence said to be planned for Monday.

COP21 climate change summit: 'Never have the stakes been so high'

Monday, 9:36 AM

World leaders opened pivotal climate talks Monday in Paris, saying the stakes are too high to end the conference without achieving a binding agreement to help slow the pace of global climate change.

Faces of Baltimore

Monday, 8:18 AM

The trial for the first of the six police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray is due to begin Monday in Baltimore. The death of Gray while in police custody sparked some of the most violent protests the city has ever seen.

The military's holiday shopping list for more firepower

Monday, 8:08 AM

Moms and dads across America aren't the only ones with a shopping list for the holiday season.

Poll: 1 in 5 blacks say this

Monday, 8:03 AM

A black journalism professor in Texas is walking through her neighborhood when she's stopped and quizzed by police. A black jogger gets questioned while on a run through his Alabama neighborhood. Police pull a black man over in Rhode Island for air refresheners in his car.

Newborn found buried alive

Monday, 6:50 AM

The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along a Los Angeles area walking path.

Harnessing horses to conquer mental illness

Monday, 6:49 AM

As a professional ballroom dancer and teacher, Shelly May was accustomed to being the center of attention.

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