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Beachgoers Beware: Toxic Sea Creatures Invade Jersey Shore

The potentially deadly jellyfish-like Portuguese man-of-war has been found up and down the New Jersey coast — and more are likely on their way.

Gov. Nikki Haley: Confederate Flag Removal Won't Be Easy

"I don't think that this is going to be easy," said Gov. Nikki Haley of her efforts to have the Confederate flag removed from state battle grounds.

Florida Girl, 5, Killed on Boat by Leaping Sturgeon

Jaylon Rippy died after getting struck by the fish; her mother, Tanya Faye Rippy, and 9-year-old brother, Trevor Rippy, were also injured.

Trump: San Fran Pier Killing Shows Needs for Border Wall

Kathryn Steinle, 32, was gunned down at Pier 14 in San Francisco on Wednesday.

Explosive Device Thrown at Backyard Party Injures 6 Teens

The Manteca Police Department said officers responded to reports of numerous injuries from an explosion at a local home shortly before midnight.

America Celebrates the Fourth of July

See how the country spent the long weekend, including hot dog competitions, tall ships and fireworks.

Police Seek Help IDing Girl's Body Found in Harbor

The girl — who authorities believe is about 4 years old with brown hair, brown eyes and weighing 30 pounds — was discovered on June 25.

Serial Stowaway Arrested One Day After Jail Release

Authorities did not say what kind of disturbance Hartman caused, but they say she did have a ticket to board the plane.

'Unspoken Comfort': Moms Forge Bond Around Aurora Tragedy

Sandy Phillips and Caren Teves each lost a child in the Colorado theater massacre. Now, they are constant companions at the trial of James Holmes.

Hot Dog, His Streak Is Over! Joey Chestnut Loses Contest

Competitive eater Matt Stonie managed to down more dogs than reigning champ Chestnut at this year's contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.

Defending Hot Dog Eating Champ Grills Competition

Miki Sudo of Las Vegas ate 38 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes to claim the coveted title Saturday in Coney Island, Brooklyn.

Terrorism Fears Cast Shadow Over July 4 Celebrations

As large crowds gather all over the country for Fourth of July celebrations, there's heightened concern about terrorist attacks. NBC's Kristen Welker reports.

Fireworks Fly Into Crowd During Show, Injuring Nine

The town of Avon said that "two or three" fireworks shells went into the crowd due to "a malfunction" at its annual "Salute to the USA" show.

Putin Sends Obama an Independence Day Message

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a "congratulatory" message to President Barack Obama marking U.S. Independence Day.

Dozens Stranded When 400-Foot Ferris Wheel Stops

The 400-foot-tall wheel stopped for more than 45 minutes, and rescue crews spent three hours getting everyone off.

Brisket Bandit's Blaze Costs BBQ Joint Thousands

Firefighters had to come to Bet the House BBQ on South Elm Street just before 5 a.m. to put out a fire that started behind the building in the restaurant's smoke house.

Americans Serve Up Hope to Greece's Hard-Hit Retirees

As the debt crisis bites, a soup kitchen run by a Greek-American is not just serving the city's homeless but also residents facing economic hardship.

Hundreds of Arizona Prisoners Moved Following Riot

About 700 inmates at an Arizona prison were being moved to new locations Friday after disturbances on consecutive days left their housing units uninhabitable

Alligator Kills Texas Man During Late-Night Swim

A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police.

'Enjoy Your Ride' Sign Found in Baltimore Police Van

The sign appearing to taunt prisoners was found months after a handcuffed man suffered a fatal spinal injury while in a police van in April.

Lightning Strike Over Cinderella's Castle

Zack Provost captured this incredible lightning strike inside the Magic Kingdom at Disneyworld

Check Out These Fun Fourth of July Facts

Some things you may not have known about America's birthday.

Solar-Powered Plane Makes Historic Landing in Hawaii

The single-seater carried pilot Andre Borschberg with the help of 17,000 solar cells across ten thousand miles.

Government Blasts Away Beaver Dams

Wisconsin Wildlife Service workers are dynamiting beaver dams in an effort to improve trout habitats. WJFW's Ben Meyer reports.

Longtime Mormon Leader Boyd Packer Dies at 90

The cause of death was related to his age, according to the church, which said he spent his decades of devotion immersed in scripture.

Shocking Summer: Lightning Deaths Could Surge in July

Already this year, there have been 15 fatalities in the U.S., and the number could easily surge past last year's total of 26, forecasters warn.

NASCAR Distances Itself From Donald Trump

The motorsports series said it will not hold its season-ending awards ceremony at the Trump National Doral Miami after recent inflammatory remarks.

Medical Chopper Crashes, Killing Pilot and Injuring Two

The AStar AS350 B3 helicopter crashed in Frisco, Colorado, at around 2:42 p.m. outside of a hospital, officials said. No patients were on board.

On Alert: Security Ramped Up as Holiday Arrives

Federal officials have warned of a higher risk of terrorism over the holiday.

Cruz on Trump: 'I Salute Donald Trump'

Ted Cruz gives his take on Donald Trump's controversial comments about undocumented immigrants. News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

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