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A same-sex couple won custody of their 15-month-old baby in a Thai court that ruled against their surrogate. She'd reneged on the deal after learning the couple was gay.
April 27, 2016
You've saved up enough to quit working. Congrats! But here's a new puzzle: figuring out how to enjoy retirement without blowing your savings too soon, when you don't know if you'll live 5 or 25 years.
April 27, 2016
Donald Trump, with about 75 percent of the delegates, and Hillary Clinton, with 90 percent, are so far ahead in their parties that only the most extraordinary events could prevent their nominations.
April 27, 2016
Abdeslam, who is believed to be the only surviving participant of the attacks in Paris last November, was captured in Brussels in March. He's expected to appear before a French judge today.
April 27, 2016
Barring something extraordinary happening, Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic nominee. That would make her the first woman to top a major party ticket.
April 27, 2016
The latest reading and math scores of 12th graders nationwide are out today. Here's a closer look.
April 27, 2016
Nancy Kidwell pioneered Cal-Nev-Ari 51 years ago. She built around an abandoned airstrip and opened a casino. Now at 78, she's ready to hand over the keys while her town of 350 awaits a new owner.
April 27, 2016
Now that Tuesday's wins virtually assure Hillary Clinton's nomination, she is doing her best to win over Bernie Sanders' supporters. Sanders is intent on keeping his progressive politics relevant.
April 27, 2016
A bill in New York would allow police to examine drivers' phones to see if they were using the device at the time of an accident. But critics are worried about privacy implications.
April 27, 2016
Former Virginia Gov. McDonnell and his wife were charged with 11 counts of conspiracy to commit fraud under federal law. Now, the nation's top court will decide whether to uphold the conviction.
April 27, 2016
When someone's been hurt and gets cash as part of a legal decision, health plans routinely demand to be reimbursed for medical costs they covered. But a Supreme Court ruling may hinder that strategy.
April 27, 2016
But he wouldn't listen. Disaster struck. And now she's one of a growing number of migrant widows in Africa.
April 27, 2016
In his victory speech Tuesday night, having swept all five primary states that voted, Donald Trump made a comment about Hillary Clinton that went viral. But Mary Pat Christie's face stole the show.
April 26, 2016
On the Democratic side, it's all but done. The former secretary of state now has 90 percent of the delegates needed to be the nominee. For the GOP, Trump is now the only one who can win a majority.
April 26, 2016
Voters in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Rhode Island and Connecticut went to the polls on Tuesday. Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are expected to add to their delegate lead.
April 26, 2016
By 2017, all new mobile phones will have to be able to send out a distress call. It is part of an initiative to centralize India's emergency response system — and to address violence against women.
April 26, 2016
Whoever ends up running his estate will face some tough decisions about how to handle his musical legacy. What happens to the music in his vault? Will future concertgoers see him as a hologram?
April 26, 2016
Mayor Marty Walsh was among those who called out the online retailer for not offering the service in a centrally located, predominately black community.
April 26, 2016
The company's quarterly profit dropped 22.5 percent as revenue slipped for the first time since 2003.
April 26, 2016
Next year, the bell at London's landmark clock will not toll the hours for a few months while repairs are made. It's only the third period of silence in the past 157 years.
April 26, 2016

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