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‘Absolutely Shocked': California Teen Accepted To 5 Ivy League Schools And Stanford

‘Absolutely Shocked': California Teen Accepted To 5 Ivy League Schools And Stanford

13 minutes ago   |   CBS

SYLMAR - At first, it was Stanford. Itzel Luna, a Sylmar senior, has been accepted to five Ivy League schools and Stanford. Then, on Tuesday, Itzel Luna found out she had been...
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Benin's president seeks re-election after violent protests

45 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Voters are casting ballots in the tiny West African nation of Benin following a series of violent demonstrations over the past week
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Rachael Blackmore first female jockey to win Grand National

49 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The 31-year-old Irishwoman rode Minella Times to a landmark victory in the 173rd edition of the famous steeplechase.
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15 Months After Buying Dream Home, California Couple Finally Kick Squatters Out

15 Months After Buying Dream Home, California Couple Finally Kick Squatters Out

1 hour ago   |   CBS

RIVERSIDE - A Riverside couple who were unable to move into their new home for 15 months - because the previous owner refused to leave - were finally able to get into their...
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SUNNY AND 75: Gorgeous Sunday in store

SUNNY AND 75: Gorgeous Sunday in store

1 hour ago   |   KMBC

Frost warning for some Kansas counties will expire around 8 a.m.
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Indigenous Party, Not on the Ballot, Is Still a Big Winner in Ecuador Election

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Its candidate didn't reach Sunday's presidential runoff, but the party's powerful showing in the first round of voting has transformed the national agenda.
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Best gifts for your pet

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Celebrate this National Pet Day with these bestselling gifts from KONG, Outward Hound and Furbo.
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Tony Finau gets call from Tom Brady during Masters rain delay

Tony Finau gets call from Tom Brady during Masters rain delay

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Cell phones are almost entirely forbidden at Augusta National, so imagine Tony Finau's surprise Saturday when he got told during a weather delay that someone...
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Trump blasts Sen. Mitch McConnell at Mar-a-Lago dinner: report

Trump blasts Sen. Mitch McConnell at Mar-a-Lago dinner: report

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Former President Donald Trump called Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell a “son of a bitch” during a donor soiree at Mar-a-Lago on Saturday, according to a report. Trump...
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Charming ‘fairy doors' open hearts in California neighborhood

Charming ‘fairy doors' open hearts in California neighborhood

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

A California community has bonded over a profusion of tiny, colorful wooden doors that are popping up all over. The so-called “fairy doors” in Alameda, an island community...
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Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

A helicopter on Mars is taking flight, a second anniversary marks the devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral and leaders for Japan and the U.S. meet. Read more ...

Mom arrested after 3 young kids found slain in LA apartment

Mom arrested after 3 young kids found slain in LA apartment

A mom was arrested Saturday after her three young children - including a 6-month old baby - were found stabbed to death inside their Los Angeles apartment, police and local... Read more ...

Bank error in your favor? Lawsuit says no for woman accused of refusing to...

Bank error in your favor? Lawsuit says no for woman accused of refusing to return $1.2 million

A former sheriff's dispatcher has been arrested and accused of refusing to return more than $1.2 million that had been accidentally deposited into her account, authorities said. Read more ...

Hideki Matsuyama has 4-shot lead heading into final round of Masters

Hideki Matsuyama has 4-shot lead heading into final round of Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Hideki Matsuyama shot a 7-uder 65 Saturday to grab a four-shot lead over Xander Schauffele, Marc Leishman, Justin Rose and Will Zalatoris after Saturday's third... Read more ...

Red Sox place All-Star slugger on COVID-19-related injured list

Red Sox place All-Star slugger on COVID-19-related injured list

J.D. Martinez has had a fantastic start to the 2021 season, hitting for a .433 average with seven doubles, two home runs and 12 runs batted in. Read more ...

22-year-old man injured in Far South Side shooting

22-year-old man injured in Far South Side shooting

CHICAGO - A 22-year-old man was injured in a shooting in Chicago's Riverdale neighborhood Saturday afternoon, according to police. Police said the man was sitting in a parked... Read more ...

Jed Lowrie alleges Mets refused to let him get knee surgery

Jed Lowrie alleges Mets refused to let him get knee surgery

Jed Lowrie claims the Mets refused to allow him to get an operation to repair an extremely painful knee condition during his wasted two-year stint with the organization. “When... Read more ...

El Clasico: Real Madrid win piles more misery on Messi as Barcelona legend...

El Clasico: Real Madrid win piles more misery on Messi as Barcelona legend makes it seven derbies without goal against arch-rivals

Lionel Messi failed to score against Real Madrid for a seventh straight Clasico as the hosts leapfrogged Barcelona to go top of LaLiga, winning the derby between the Spanish... Read more ...

A California town is paying its homeless to clean their encampment sites

A California town is paying its homeless to clean their encampment sites

A pilot project in a California town is paying homeless residents to tidy up their living areas - and it's changing the culture of the city. Read more ...

Florida woman who coughed on cancer patient sentenced to 30 days in jail

Florida woman who coughed on cancer patient sentenced to 30 days in jail

A Florida “Karen” who flipped her lid at a Jacksonville Pier 1 store and purposefully coughed on a customer has been sentenced to 30 days in jail. Debra Hunter was also ordered... Read more ...