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These three men stood up to hate in Portland

Mon, 29 May 2017 12:45:24 GMT

Dozens of people gathered on Saturday around a circle of flowers and photos to honor a recent college graduate and an Army veteran who were fatally stabbed on a Portland commuter train.(image)

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Remembering the Portland stabbing victims

Sun, 28 May 2017 21:57:47 GMT

Dozens of people gathered on Saturday around a circle of flowers and photos to honor a recent college graduate and an Army veteran who were fatally stabbed on a Portland commuter train.(image)

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Opinion: Portland isn't as liberal as you think

Mon, 29 May 2017 16:52:56 GMT

A few hours after news broke of the horrific attack on a commuter train in Portland, Oregon, that left two dead and one seriously wounded, I received a text message from a friend in North Carolina. It contained one word: "Portland?!"(image)

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What should you do if you witness a tirade?

Mon, 29 May 2017 08:33:42 GMT

It's an instinct that comes naturally to good Samaritans: When you see one stranger attacking another with racist or religious epithets, you try to protect the victim.(image)

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Baltimore mayor eyes removal of Confederate monuments

Mon, 29 May 2017 19:25:31 GMT

Baltimore may follow "in the footsteps of New Orleans" and remove the city's Confederate monuments, the city's mayor says.(image)

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Police: Suspect knew most of those slain in Mississippi murders

Mon, 29 May 2017 17:50:48 GMT

When police arrived at the home, along a skinny rural road in Bogue Chitto, south-central Mississippi, they found three women dead, along with the body of Lincoln County Sheriff's Deputy William Durr, authorities say.(image)

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Highest aviation alert level issued after Alaskan volcano erupts

Tue, 30 May 2017 00:10:01 GMT

A volcanic eruption Sunday prompted the temporary raising of the highest aviation alert, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) said Sunday.(image)

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Hero firefighter dies from 9/11-related cancer

Mon, 29 May 2017 03:06:04 GMT

Surrounded by the debris and dust of the fallen Twin Towers, Ray Pfeifer slept in his fire truck for a week after the terror attack on September 11, 2001.(image)

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Keeping Memorial Day and Veterans Day straight

Sun, 28 May 2017 10:41:16 GMT

We are here to make sure you don't embarrass yourself.(image)

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Navy skydiver dies when parachute fails to open

Tue, 30 May 2017 04:10:19 GMT

A member of the Navy's skydiving team was killed Sunday when his parachute malfunctioned during a team jump, the Navy said.(image)

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Abraham Lincoln document from Civil War up for sale

Mon, 29 May 2017 19:35:04 GMT

This Memorial Day, historical collectors have the opportunity to snag a rare Civil War item: a document believed to be the only one with the signatures of President Abraham Lincoln and his fellow Union political and military leaders.(image)

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How Trump's budget hits one of the poorest places in the US

Sun, 28 May 2017 14:49:13 GMT

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, SOUTH DAKOTA (CNN) -- Antoinette Poafpybitty wanted to come home.(image)

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Shopper locked her kids in trunk, police say

Sun, 28 May 2017 12:39:22 GMT

A woman is facing child abuse allegations after she locked her two children in the trunk of her car while she shopped at a Walmart in Utah, police say.(image)

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Landslide buries California's scenic highway in Big Sur

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:00:26 GMT

A monster of a landslide has buried a quarter-mile section of the scenic coastal highway in California's Big Sur region, piling fresh misery on a remote area that hasn't seen the road fully passable for months.(image)

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7th-grader gets 'Most Likely to Become a Terrorist' award

Sat, 27 May 2017 10:54:01 GMT

No, your eyes are not deceiving you. That is a real certificate that was typed up and presented to a 7th grader at Lance Cpl. Anthony Aguirre Junior High School in Houston.(image)

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Popsicle tweet from Ivanka Trump brand gets icy reception

Mon, 29 May 2017 23:00:07 GMT

President Donald Trump's daughter faced backlash after her lifestyle brand's Twitter account -- "IvankaTrumpHQ" -- gave what some considered an insensitive Memorial Day holiday tip.(image)

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Macron explains Trump handshake

Mon, 29 May 2017 16:56:50 GMT

French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed that there was indeed a deeper significance to the prolonged handshake he shared with US President Donald Trump in Brussels.(image)

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9 days later, Trump hasn't changed. Neither has Washington

Tue, 30 May 2017 05:57:03 GMT

Donald Trump's global statesman act lasted all of 12 hours back in the United States.(image)

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Med school student: Military service helped me escape poverty

Mon, 29 May 2017 11:02:10 GMT

Before he joined the U.S. Marine Corps, Javier Galvan had pretty much given up.(image)

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