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School suspends N.C. teacher for stomping on American flag

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 12:13am
North Carolina high school teacher says he has been placed on leave after students say he stepped on an American flag as part of a history lesson

U-2 spy plane crash in Calif. kills 1, injures 1

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 12:09am
The plane crashed shortly after taking off from Beale Air Force Base on a training mission

2 gators caught, killed in Florida after homeless man attacked

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 12:06am
Florida wildlife officials say they’ve captured and killed an alligator believed to have attacked a homeless man who was swimming in a river

Person killed in officer-involved shooting in Charlotte, N.C.

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 11:58pm
Officers said they were searching for a person with an outstanding warrant when they saw a person get out of a vehicle with a firearm

9/20: Ahmad Rahami's dad: I warned FBI about my son; "Brangelina" split after 12 years together

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 11:49pm
Ahmad Khan Rahami's father says he warned police two years ago that his son might be a terrorist; Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are Oscar winners, humanitarians, and parents to six children

"Brangelina" split after 12 years together

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:54pm
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are Oscar winners, humanitarians, and parents to six children. But after 12 years together, Jolie shocked Hollywood by filing for divorce from Pitt. Carter Evans has more.

Feds: Ahmad Khan Rahami bought bomb ingredients on eBay

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:46pm
Federal officials say the man charged with planting explosives in NYC and N.J., bought bomb ingredients on eBay and wrote “Death To Your OPPRESSION” in a journal

Report: American drivers are wasting money on premium gas

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:39pm
AAA estimates Americans wasted $2.1 billion in the last year on the wrong gas. Many use premium instead of regular gas because they think it is better for their engine. But the new study shows there is no benefit from the more expensive fuel. Kris Van Cleave has more.

Wells Fargo CEO grilled on Capitol Hill

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:39pm
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf apologized Tuesday for a growing scandal, where bank employees opened millions of accounts in customers' names without telling them. But his apology did little to curb the criticism and questioning he faced on Captiol Hill. John Blackstone reports.

Pipeline spill spikes gas prices in the South

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:39pm
Fuel supplies in at least five states are threatened by a gasoline pipeline spill in Alabama. The pipeline runs from Texas to New Jersey, supplying the East Coast with 40 percent of its fuel. Now, gas prices are reflecting the damage. David Begnaud has the latest.

Trump foundation faces major scrutiny

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 10:01pm
Donald Trump is facing tough questions about whether his charity, the Donald J. Trump Foundation, used more than $250,000 of other people's money to settle lawsuits against his businesses. The process is known as self-dealing, and it could violate laws governing charity activities. Major Garrett reports.

Clinton campaign memo details her path to 270 electoral votes

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 9:58pm
With seven weeks left, Hillary Clinton's campaign is working to ease the worries of her donors and supporters. Tighter poll numbers between Donald Trump and Clinton have her team busy spelling out her path to the presidency. Nancy Cordes reports.

Federal charges filed against NYC, N.J. bombing suspect

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 9:56pm
Authorities have charged Ahmad Khan Rahami with several offenses, including use of a weapon of mass destruction and bombing a place of public use

Details emerge about Ahmad Khan Rahami's early life

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 9:55pm
The suspect in New York and New Jersey bombings lived with his family above their chicken restaurant in Elizabeth, New Jersey. As a teenager, he and a girlfriend had a child, and he met and married another woman in his early 20s during trips to Afghanistan and Pakistan. Anna Werner has reports.

Ahmad Rahami's dad: I warned FBI about my son

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 9:53pm
Ahmad Khan Rahami's father says he warned police two years ago that his son might be a terrorist. Rahami is now accused of setting off bombs in New York City and New Jersey. A notebook authorities found after a shootout on Monday is providing clues about Rahami's thinking. Jeff Pegues has the details.

Man has emotional reunion with cop who saved him at age 5

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 8:54pm
24-year-old's surprise reunion with Ohio police officer was caught on camera

Former classmate says Ahmad Khan Rahami was "easy-going"

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 8:29pm
More details are coming to light about the suspected New York and New Jersey bomber's past

Top Ron Paul aide learns fate for 2012 campaign violations

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 8:13pm
Chairman of Ron Paul’s 2012 presidential bid sentenced to probation and home confinement for scheme to cover up campaign payments to former Iowa state senator who agreed to endorse their boss

"The Magnificent Seven" cast on the film's Trump-like villain

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 6:35pm
Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and more compare Peter Sarsgaard's mining tycoon bad guy to the GOP nominee.

Denzel Washington and Antoine Fuqua talk "The Magnificent Seven"

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 5:58pm
The "Training Day" actor and director head to the Wild West for their latest collaboration.