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January 13, 2019 11:20 AM 'Yellow vest' protesters vandalize more than half of France's speed cameras, official says

French officials said members of the “yellow vest” protest movement vandalized or destroyed more than half of the country’s speed camera network, which were seen by some as a cynical revenue-generating measure aimed at the middle and lower classes. Speaking to the BBC, French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said 60 percent – or about 3,200 – of the speed 187

January 12, 2019 7:06 PM Instagram account mocks terrible airplane food

One sassy Instagram account featuring photos of airplane food from all over the world has over 12,000 followers to date. (iStock) Airline food isn’t known for its picture-perfect plates, but a new Instagram account is letting followers judge how good — or bad –an inflight meal is. “Airplane Foodselfie” asks users to send over photos of their inflight 196

January 4, 2019 12:48 AM Stephen Curry to auction off 'Moon Landing' shoes for STEM education

"One thousand percent," Curry told ESPN's Nick Friedell of accepting the invite. "One thousand percent. Obviously, I was joking when I was talking on the podcast." While the Golden State Warriors won't visit Texas until March, Curry had a special nod to the government agency in store Thursday night. He wore a NASA-themed pair of his Under Armour Curry 132

December 5, 2018 11:33 PM For-profit college closes operations, surprising students

JACKSON, Miss. – A troubled chain of for-profit colleges has closed abruptly in dozens of locations nationwide, after its accrediting agency suspended approval. Birmingham, Alabama-based Education Corp. of America on Wednesday closed schools operating as Virginia College, Brightwood College, Brightwood Career Institute, Ecotech Institute and Golf Academy 95

November 20, 2018 10:48 PM Florida school reopens day after 26 students hospitalized

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Classes resumed as normal at a South Florida high school a day after 26 students and one adult staff member were hospitalized, including some who had seizures. Cardinal Gibbons High School said in a statement Tuesday that Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and Broward County hazmat teams tested the school's gymnasium, cafeteria and classrooms 77

November 6, 2018 1:12 PM The Latest: 1 dead, 2 injured in severe storm in Tennessee

Officials say one person died and at least two others were injured when severe storms swept through Tennessee knocking down trees and leaving thousands of people without power. Rutherford County EMS spokesman Patrick Miller told news outlets that crews responded early Tuesday to a report of a collapsed home. He said one death was confirmed there and two others 100

November 6, 2018 12:41 PM Possible tornados reported in Louisiana, Mississippi

TUPELO, Miss. – Possible tornados touched down in Louisiana and Mississippi as a line of storms moved across the Deep South. Tree limbs and power lines were down from Louisiana to Alabama early Tuesday, prompting some schools to delay the start of classes. At least 11,000 customers were without electricity from Louisiana east to South Carolina. The Northeast 83

October 10, 2018 4:25 PM Iowa district cancels high school classes, citing threat

WATERLOO, Iowa – Police say a 15-year-old Iowa boy has been taken into custody following a social media threat that prompted officials to cancel classes at three local high schools. Waterloo Police Maj. Joe Leibold says the boy is suspected of being involved in a SnapChat message that threatened two of the schools. It alleged he and a friend would make history 81

October 6, 2018 8:50 AM Malaysia arrests 8 suspected militants, 7 of them foreigners

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysian police said Saturday that eight suspected militants, including seven foreigners, have been arrested for allegedly spreading religious extremism that could threaten national security and fan terrorism in the region. National police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the suspects are connected with an Islamic religious school 96

October 4, 2018 1:17 PM Melania Trump continues Africa trip with stop in Malawi

Mrs. Trump arrived in the West African nation on Tuesday to open her first extended solo international tour. It's also her first visit to Africa. First lady Melania Trump continued her trip across Africa on Wednesday with a stop in Malawi. While in the country, Trump is scheduled to observe a local school's classes, meet teachers and give out textbooks 156