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6th-Grader Arrested After Dispute Over Pledge

An 11-year-old boy in Florida who refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance ended up in a juvenile detention center after the situation escalated, authorities say. Polk County Public Schools spokesman Kyle Kennedy says the sixth-grader at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in Lakeland, who disobeyed a substitute teacher's order...

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Japanese men scramble for lucky sticks

Thousands of men seeking luck have tussled to find two sacred sticks as part of an ancient Japanese festival.

Meghan Markle To Make Big Screen Comeback ...Sort…

Meghan Markle is making a comeback to the big screen but not in the way you might think. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

More than 1,500 attend vigil for Aurora shooting…

More than 1,500 people braved snow and freezing drizzle to attend a prayer vigil for five co-workers who were fatally shot at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant

China seizes $1.5 billion in online lending crackdown

China's police ministry says it has investigated 380 online lenders and frozen $1.5 billion in assets in a crackdown on misconduct in the huge but lightly regulated industry

Aurora shooting victims included plant manager…

The victims of an employee who opened fire at a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse included a plant manager whose wife says he texted her 'I love you, I've been shot at work'

James Cameron's "Alita" Doesn't Flop But Isn't…

While $40 million in five days is almost always acceptable — it's not quite enough to pay for this extremely expensive film.

Study: Most Flat Earthers Get Their 'Facts' From…

Researchers believe they have figured out why a growing number of people all around the world believe that the Earth is flat. Texas Tech University assistant professor of science communication Asheley Landrum says interviews with 30 "Flat Earthers" at conventions in 2017 and 2018 revealed that all but one of...

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Suspect in killing of 4 hostages during standoff has died

Authorities say a 34-year-old man suspected of killing 4 people inside a Mississippi home during a hostage standoff has died at a hospital

Trump: 'I've signed - now we'll be sued'

President Trump declares a national emergency, then acknowledges his order could face legal challenges.

Courting Romance! Attorney Creates Fake Trial To…

Some say love is trial and error and this proposal certainly lives up to the trial part. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

School board in Virginia may end transgender…

A school board in Virginia is set to hold a hearing this week that may signal the coming end of a transgender bathroom ban

UK lawmakers slam Facebook, recommend stiffer…

A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook

Judge Overturns $38M Award for Baltimore Family

The family of a woman shot dead by Baltimore police was initially awarded $38 million . Now, that award is zero. A Baltimore County judge cited the doctrine of "civil liability" Thursday in rescinding the award to the family of Korryn Gaines, 23, who was killed during a six-hour standoff with...

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Payless Is Set To Close All Its Remaining US…

​Payless will be closing all 2,100 of its remaining stores in the U.S.