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Trump says China pressuring North Korea on missile, nukes
A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile test-fire apparently failed Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third such flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts tests in nearby waters.
Absent glitter and Trump, journalists honor press freedom
The annual dinner of the White House Correspondents' Association is taking place Saturday night without its traditional star.
Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies
Thousands of people across the country are marking President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office by marching in protest of his environmental policies.
LA peace parades mark 25th anniversary of Rodney King riots
The 25th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots is being commemorated with peaceful marches and calls for a better future.
Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series
A hacker is claiming to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is asking for an unspecified ransom not to release the entire fifth season online.
Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown
President Donald Trump seems destined to serve his 100th day in office without House passage of a Republican health care bill or enactment of a budget financing the government for the rest of this year.
At 100 days in, Trump rallies backers in PA, claims 'change'
On Day 100 in office, Trump to visit Pennsylvania to talk tough on trade, mark milestone with rally.
Man being sought after woman found dead in Rowan County home
On Friday, deputies were called to the 170 block of Lyerly Pond Road, which is off of Faith Road, after 53-year-old Shelia Godfrey was found deceased.
6-month-old Cleveland Co baby dies at hospital, possible murder charges forth...
The parents of a six-month-old that died in the hospital Saturday could possibly be facing murder charges after allegedly abusing the baby.
Final day of NFL Draft underway
Thursday is the NFL Draft and another day to put last year's 6-10 season behind the Carolina Panthers. The Panthers pick #8 in the first round and own 4 of the top 98 picks.
Fire damages Rock Hill home, Red Cross assisting family
The family will be provided financial assistance for food, clothing and personal hygiene items, the Red Cross said.
Another round of protests in Charlotte demand climate change action
About 200 people gathered in Marshall Park Saturday for a second rally in as many weeks in support of policies to protect the environment.