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UNDATED:   In this handout from New York State Police, convicted murderer David Sweat (L) is shown. Richard Matt, 48, and Sweat, 34, escaped from the maximum security prison June 6, 2015 using power tools and going through a manhole.  (Photo by New York State Police via Getty Images)

2nd escaped inmate David Sweat shot by trooper in upstate New York

The second inmate who made a daring escape from a maximum-security New York is shot and in custody, according to reports. David Sweat was shot by a trooper near Constable, New York, according to The Buffalo News. The capture ends a 23-day search that included more than 1,300 law enforcement ...

NASCAR's stance on the Confederate Flag is confusing

For a sport with a strong Southern following and a symbol with deep Southern routes, NASCAR isn't looking to associate itself with the Confederate flag anytime soon.  NASCAR released a statement detailing its stance on the Confederate flag early last week, saying it supported South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's request to have it removed ...

Dalai Lama talks Middle East, not China, at Glastonbury fest

The Dalai Lama celebrated his upcoming 80th birthday in style this weekend with his first appearance at the Glastonbury Festival in the U.K. As part of his U.K. tour, Tibet's exiled spiritual leader said the festival was for the people, "not governments or politicians." "The very purpose of our life is a ...

Did Paris Hilton really think she was going to die in this plane-crash prank?

According to The New York Post's gossip section "Page Six," Paris Hilton was apparently tricked into believing the plane she was on was going to crash. Hilton can be seen in the 1 minute video panicked as the small plane she was in over Dubai,  United Arab Emirates, seems to plummet ...

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes shortly after launch

SpaceX has suffered a setback after one of its rockets suffered a catastrophic failure during launch Sunday.  https://twitter.com/NASA/status/615198659760783361 The unmanned rocket carrying supplies for the International Space Station exploded about two minutes after launch from Cape Canaveral.  https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/615185076813459456 This shipment is especially critical because the space station has lost two ...

Conservatives still blocking gay marriage in South

Same-sex marriage is the law of the land after the Supreme Court's historic ruling on Friday, but that doesn't mean its opponents are going down without a fight.  Across the South, conservative attorneys general, judges, and governors are holding out against issuing marriage proclamations to same-sex couples, citing principles of religious liberty ...

Trump's immigration comments put NBC, Miss USA in weird spot

Univision has already dropped the Miss USA pageant over comments Donald Trump made about Mexican immigrants and now NBC is facing pressure to distance itself from Trump.  The Miss Universe Organization, which is responsible for Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss Universe pageants, is a joint venture between Trump and NBCUniversal.  Trump is ...

WATCH: Member of Queen's Guard points bayonet at taunting tourist

Don't mess with the Queen's Guard. According to the Telegraph, a tourist learned that the hard way during a recent visit to Windsor Castle. A YouTube video shows the man teasing and marching alongside the guard, then placing his hand on the guard's shoulder. >> Read more trending stories But the ...

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Deadly dinner: Python pays ultimate price after eating porcupine

A massive African rock python has made the ultimate sacrifice following its questionable last meal. According to CNN, the 12-foot snake recently was found dead outside Lake Eland Game Reserve in South Africa. Park rangers performed an autopsy and found a 30-pound porcupine inside its stomach. >> Read more trending ...

Popular 'fast fashion' retailer Zara accused of racial profiling

A popular "fast fashion" chain is in hot water after a social-justice group claimed the retailer racially profiles its customers. According to WPIX-TV, the Center for Popular Democracy said in a new report that Zara's New York employees disproportionately target black shoppers as possible shoplifters. The organization claimed that workers look ...

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Heartwarming: Police officers fix child's bike after responding to crime scene

Two police officers in Richmond, Virginia, are making headlines for all the right reasons. According to WTVR, officers Aaron Grayson and Kenneth Peterson of the Richmond Police Fugitives and Firearms Initiative were called to the scene of a fatal shooting Wednesday. After responding, the officers noticed several children at a nearby playground. ...

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WATCH: Gandalf, Claudius celebrate gay-marriage ruling with 'We Are the Champions'

Now that's how to celebrate in style. On Friday, British actors Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, grand marshals of Sunday's Gay Pride March in New York, reveled in the Supreme Court's gay-marriage ruling by donning matching Stonewall Inn shirts, blasting "We Are the Champions" and throwing confetti. BuzzFeed's Vine video of ...

New evidence for Saturn’s age, thanks to hydrogen

New tests on the lowly hydrogen molecule appear to confirm some old theories about the gas and could have big implications for one of our biggest planets. Brace for some science. An 80-year-old theory first floated by physicists Eugene Wigner and Hillard Bell Huntington suggests that when you put a lattice ...

Supporters of Confederate flag rally in North Carolina

Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry organized a "Save the Flag" rally Saturday in Gastonia. A group of about 50 people rallied in front of the Confederate monument at the Gaston County Courthouse. The flag has been unjustly associated with hate for years and that it simply represents Southern heritage, ...

Teen in critical condition after 2nd shark attack on Outer Banks (PHOTO: DAVID MARKO)

2nd shark attack in two days leaves teen in critical condition on North Carolina's Outer Banks

A second shark attack in two days left a teen injured on the Outer Banks Saturday afternoon, ABC affiliate WVEC reported.  The victim is an 18-year-old male, according to a spokesperson. He was swimming with several others when the attack occurred but no other swimmers were injured. The victim received ...

J.K. Rowling reveals a 'Harry Potter' play is in the works

While it may have seemed like Harry Potter's journey ended with the release of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" in 2007, author J.K. Rowling is proving the story about The Boy Who Lived is far from over.  Rowling tweeted she's been working on a new play called "Harry Potter ...

The other, unlikely winner of Supreme Court's historic week

“Today is a victory for hardworking Americans," President Obama said. “This ruling is a victory for America," President Obama said. …. and Republicans. We know what you’re thinking. Yes, publicly, the Supreme Court’s rulings this week on the Affordable Care Act and and gay marriage were a loss for the GOP. But ...

Kennedy Space Center exhibit honors Challenger, Columbia

A new exhibit honoring the Challenger and Columbia missions opened at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Saturday. The Forever Remembered exhibit honors the lost astronaut crews. It completes NASA’s 30-year Space Shuttle Program story told throughout the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit. >> Read more trending stories The 2,000-square foot ...

Quasi Modo wins top honors in the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Petaluma, Calif. Quasi Modo's owners, who travelled from Florida to compete, will receive $1500. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Florida mutt is World's Ugliest Dog

It’s official. Quasi Modo of Loxahatchee Groves was named the World’s Ugliest Dog for 2015 on Friday night at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California. Competing against 26 other less-than-perfect pooches, the 10-year-old mixed breed dog — who some say resembles a hyena — “epitomized excellence in ugliness,” said Chief Judge ...

Activist removes Confederate flag from South Carolina’s capitol

The Confederate flag was temporarily taken down at South Carolina’s State House Saturday morning. The Associated Press reports that Bree Newsome, 30, was about halfway up the flag pole when State House police ordered her down. She continued her mission, grabbing the flag before descending. Newsome and James Ian Tyson, ...

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